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  1. Show preview: Hell City Annual this Sat. Nov. 14 at 13Fifteen BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 11 | Metro Times

    ... keyboardists. So the most dedicated of fans regrouped and started Riot Fest in Chicago, which between Screeching Weasel and Alkaline Trio was second only to the Bay Area in pop punk bands per capita. But even that could not last, as Riot Fest would ...


  2. How to get big while staying small.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 10 | Willamette Week

    ... sets of Jawbreaker covers and made direct references to the Smiths in their songs.The drummer's even got a Screeching Weasel tattoo! What more could a punk kid ask for? Beach Slang released its debut full-length, the excellently titled The Things We ...


  3. Rocker John Pierson pays tribute to favorite bands with podcastRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | Daily Herald

    John Pierson has the kind of diverse and accomplished creative resume that can make many of us feel like shiftless do-nothings. The Mount Prospect native is the co-founder of Screeching Weasel, one of the most influential punk bands of the '80s and '90s, and a member of several other bands.


  4. Best of bands 2015: IsotopesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2015 | The Georgia Straight

    ... Chords, and they're a really cool rock 'n' roll band." Best album ever: "I'm going to have to go with Screeching Weasel's My Brain Hurts . It's a really well-written record. Lyrically, it stands out both as really good and also ahead of where punk ...


  5. The Dickies still play the hitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2015 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    AMERICAN BAND: The Dickies are Little Dave Teague , Adam Gomez, Stan Lee, Leonard Graves Phillips, and Edward Tater. Los Angeles punk legend the Dickies are the seminal West Coast pop-punk band that laid the blueprint for punchy, catchy guitar rock that bears on influence on songs by everyone from Green Day, Screeching Weasel, and the Descendents to Ty Segall, Black Lips, and the late Jay Reatard.


  6. Exploding HeartbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | Willamette Week

    ... bible, Maximum Rocknroll . They met with Lookout Records to discuss joining the lineage of Green Day and Screeching Weasel. Then everything came to a stop. In 2003, while driving back to Portland after playing sold-out gigs in San Francisco , their ...


  7. What's on this week: June 12-18Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2014 | Westender

    ... Irene Hoffar Reid, Rocks Below Our House on Pt. Grey Road, 1933, watercolour and charcoal on paper. Screeching Weasel Legendary Chicago punk rockers perform in support of their latest release Carnival of Schadenfreude with special guests MXPX. ...


  8. Tonight in Music: Todd Rundgren, Screeching Weasel, No Joy & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... I've always just considered myself a musician ," he says. MORGAN TROPER Read our article on Todd Rundgren. SCREECHING WEASEL, MxPx ( Crystal Ballroom , 1332 W Burnside) Even for longtime fans of Chicago punk legends Screeching Weasel, the last few ...


  9. Eight Gigs: Teenage BottlerocketRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 |

    ... No. 10 on the Hard Rock Albums chart and No. 22 on the Independent Albums chart. Influenced by groups like Screeching Weasel, Bouncing Souls and the Ramones, Teenage Bottlerocket remains true to its loud, pop-punk appeal and repetitive choruses that ...


  10. Screeching Weasel announce new album on Recess Records and tour w/...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | Brooklynvegan

    Punk vets Screeching Weasel are still going with a new lineup after all the non-Ben Weasel members quit , and have signed to Todd Congelliere's Recess Records for their new album, Baby Fat Act 1 . The record will be out May 26 , and from the sound of first single "Kewpie Doll," their time-tested, post-Ramones style hasn't gone anywhere.


  11. The Unlovables are back; singer also in Hiccup -- upcoming shows w/...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | Brooklynvegan

    Brooklyn pop punks The Unlovables were around in the mid 2000s and put out two albums, 2005's Crush*Boyfriend*Heartbreak and 2007's Heartsickle , home to memorable tracks like "Today's the Day ." Both albums are the kind of fun, catchy, Ramones-inspired pop punk associated with Lookout! Records, The Queers, Screeching Weasel, and other things in that realm.