Sometimes we all have to go a little crazy and let our inner punk out. Sound Sunday is here to provide the soundtrack for your wild life.
This edition showcases demos, debuts, teaser EPs, compilations, and full albums of enthusiastic young punk rock bands from around the world. Download their music, share it with your friends, and if you can spare a dollar or two, invest it into your favorite talent. Better to support passion than greed.
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Single: Busy Living – Townline
Genre: pop, punk
From their Facebook page: “BUSY LIVING is a recently founded Pop Punk outfit out of Central Wisconsin. Self-produced and keeping busy, you are sure to see big things from these five passion driven individuals in the very near future.”
Townline is a free download from Bandcamp.
Wild Tides – Hung Loose
Genre: americana, rock, punk, rock & roll, surf rock
This punk trio from Prague, Czech Republic loves to play live. Their albums sounds like an authentic live studio recording; playful and raw.
Hung Loose is a name your price download from Bandcamp.
EP: One Fell Swoop – The House Leaks
Genre: alternative, pop, punk, hardcore
One Feel Swoop describe themselves as “two scrawny white kids and two chubby pink kids that like punk rock.” Maybe you’ll see them around when you’re in New York.
The House Leaks is a name your price download from Bandcamp.
EP: Like Mike – With Friends Like These…
Genre: pop, punk
From their profile at Unsigned Punk: “Like Mike is a pop/punk band from Marietta. They released their first demo CD in 2010, which is available for download on Bandcamp and Facebook. The band’s mission is to promote friendship, loyalty, and being an all around cool dude through positive music.”
With Friends Like These… is a name your price download from Bandcamp.
EP: Old City – Sunny Days
Genre: punk, post punk
From their Bandcamp profile: “Old City is a punk rock band from Portland composed of three good friends that started in 2011. Our influences span everything from anarcho-punk to hc punk to outlaw country, from The Mob to Townes Van Zandt.”
Sunny Days is a name your price download from Bandcamp.
EP: Livingston Seagull – Fast Rock 7″
Genre: pop, punk, stoner punk
From their Bandcamp profile: “A bunch of chillers from Bainbridge Island, spread between Bellingham, Seattle, and Portland.”
Fast Rock 7″ is a name your price download from Bandcamp.
Criaturas – Espiritu de Libertad
Genre: hardcore, punk
From their Last.FM profile: “Criaturas are a mexican hardcore punk band from austin texas w/ members of Deskonocidos and they kicked Black Mike out of the band because of burrito throwing.”
Espiritu de Libertad is a name your price download from Bandcamp.
Loi do – Selftitled
Genre: psychedelic, punk, rock
From the album page: “Recorded in the nook with APT and the mighty cerberus, sometimes known as George. loi do explores the idea of making the loudest, heaviest, most disgusting and disrespectful album possible. Mission accomplished!”
Loi do is a name your price download from Bandcamp.
EP: Dead Ringer – Enjoy The Ride
Genre: pop, punk, rock
From their Facebook page: “Dead Ringer is a band from San Francisco (originally Bergen County, New Jersey) that openly admits to missing the ’90s. And when they say that, they’re not referring to overwrought, flannel-laden grunge, boy bands, or even the third wave of ska, but to the days of fast, catchy, melodic skate punk. Back when labels still routinely released compilations on CD and had mailorder catalogs. Those days. Dead Ringer reminds us all that the sound many of us grew out of a long time ago—some refer to it as the “EpiFat” sound—may still have some breathing room within the scope of our scene.”
Enjoy The Ride is a name your price download from Bandcamp.
Calling All Astronauts – Post Modern Conspiracy
Genre: alternative, rock, post punk, electronic, dubstep
From their Bandcamp profile: “Calling All Astronauts are a London based socio-political Anarcho Electro Goth Punk 3-peice.”
Post Modern Conspiracy is a name your price download from Bandcamp.
Restless Years – Compilation Volume One
Genre: punk, folk, punk rock, post hardcore
From their Facebook page: “A free celebration of 30+ new and exclusive tracks of Australian punk rock, post-hardcore, alt-country, folk punk and other silly genre names.”
Compilation Volume One is a free download from Bandcamp.
How many albums did you download of this edition of Sound Sunday and what are you going to do with them?