The MONSTER ZERO Newsletter #2 2017!
Spring is in the air! Why? The Monster Zero Newsletter continues. We just realised that this year we'll celebrate our 10th anniversary, and we still have no idea what we're doing! Great succes! But there's real news aswell, not fake, not made up, stuff that's really happened or is going to happen. Read on and be amazed balls! Oh and Barca beat PSG 6-1...
IN THIS NEWSLETTER:
New Priceduifkes Record LP/CD Out Now!
New Atoms Record Out On April 1st!
Many New Records In Our Online Store!
7 Years Bad Luck Are In The Studio!
Punk Rock Raduno Update!
Goomba's News Telex!
Monster Zero Bands Play Live
NEW PRICEDUIFKES RECORD LP/CD OUT NOW!
Oh manneke, The Priceduifkes have delivered their first full-length and it's a classic-to-be! On 'Goathorse' the kings of the Belgian punkrock scene deliver 12 songs, somewhere between Screeching Weasel and the whole No Idea bunch, but with that unique PDS sound. Out on LP and CD, brought to you in association with Bearded Punk and Rad Girlfriend Records. Monster Zero #61 FYI.
NEW ATOMS RECORD OUT IN APRIL!
The Atoms from Derby, UK have been around for ages, and we're super proud to finally have them on the Monster Zero roster. Their new full-length 'Internet Dating For Beginners' will be out on April 1st, so start saving those bitcoins, slottis, roebles and dollars. And here's the first video:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AwRAwqNhZm0
MANY NEW RECORDS IN OUR ONLINE STORE!
Boy oh boy, have we been busy. So much cool new punkrock releases available directly from our store! What to think of new stuff by Flanders 72, Bachelor Records, Modern Saints, Peach Kelli Pop, Latte +, Protex, F.A.N.T.A., The Windowsill, Heavy Heart, Capital Youth, Picnic Records, Traumahelikopter, Spike & The Sweet Spots, Angstgegner, Eaten Back To Life and many many more! Just visit www.monsterzerorecords.com and be delighted.
7 YEARS BAD LUCK ARE IN THE STUDIO!
Yes yes, everyone's favorite Austrian sensitive punk threesome 7 Years Bad Luck are currently in the studio working on the follow up to their magnificent 2014 full-length 'Bridges'. Not much other news, but Goomba is excited as a baby for more hits about girls, cats and weird emotions.
PUNK ROCK RADUNO UPDATE!
Alright! 13/14/15/16 July we'll all be hanging out in Bergamo (IT) for the 2nd edition of Punk Rock Raduno Fest. Here's some updated info. First of all, you can buy tickets for the warm-up show with New Bomb Turks here:http://punkrockraduno.bigcartel.com/. This is also where you can make reservations for the hostel. The other 3 days are free entry! Confirmed bands for friday and saturday are The Queers, Peawees, The Apers, Retarded, Travoltas, Nikki Corvette & The Romeos, Dog Party, La Crisi, Pale Lips and The Priceduifkes. More TBA soon! On Sunday there won't be any shows, but lots of events. More info? Check the eventpage:https://www.facebook.com/events/326114477759219/
GOOMBA'S NEWS TELEX!
Michael Midrake got a US Greencard – Mikey Bat Bite got a shave – Yes, the Bat Bites are still a thing – Manges made it back from the USA – Punk Rock Raduno will be a blast – Joe Atom has no IBAN – Stuart Werecat hates crossover thrash – Ben Nuthing loves it – Ricky D likes capitalism – Goomba signs Turkish poppunk band – The world is a vampire – Chris Mug spreads the vape virus – Paul Coyote still hasn't made it home – Jagger Holly is learning Japanese and German – London baby – Sweatpants Party is now a band – Latte + tags the world – Whatever happened to the Vaseliners? – New Sugus could be out any day now – F.A.N.T.A. is now called S.P.R.I.T.E. – Neon Bone has a posse – Tombo 7YBL is getting married in Las Felden – Werecats full-length is ready – Maladroit to return to Canaduh in August – DeeCracks will tour Europe in June with the Old Wives, and have recorded a single with Nikki Corvette – Teenage Bubblegums will tour the USA with Jagger Holly – Marcel Dorkatron managed to marry his high school love.
MONSTER ZERO BANDS PLAY LIVE!
Go check out our minions on stages all over the globe:
Sa 22.04 @ Mondo Bizarro Fest, Castiglione Delle Stiviere (IT)
Sa 15.07 @ Punk Rock Raduno, Bergamo (IT)
08.04.17 @ The Hairy Dog, Derby (U.K)
Fr 21.07 @ SBÄM Festival, Gei, Timelkam (AT)
Fr 28.04.17 @ BAM Fest! 6, Fidenza (IT)
Sa 29.04.17 @ Arci Camalli, Imperia (IT)
Sa 20.05.17 @ Gruta 77, Madrid (ES)
Sa 29.07.17 @ Rocksound, Barcelona (ES)
Fr 28.04.17 @Poor Cow Shimokitazawa, Tokyo (JAP)
Sa 29.04.17 @Studio Dom. Koenji,Tokyo (JAP)
Su 30.04.17 @Club Doctor. Ogikubo,Tokyo
Mo 01.05.17 @Howlin' bar Tsukamoto, Osaka (JAP)
Tu 02.05.17 @Fandango. Juso, Osaka (JAP)
We 03.05.17 @Studio 246. Nagoya,Aichi (JAP)
Th 04.05.17 @Studio Olive. Yokohama,Kanagawa (JAP)
Fr 05.05.17 @Sparkling Hearts. Omiya,Saitama (JAP)
Sa 06.05.17 @Statto. Musashisakai,Tokyo (JAP)
Su 07.05.17 @Studio Revole. Akihabara,Tokyo (JAP)
We 24.05.17 @ Jimmy Fro Show West Middlesex PA (USA)
Th 25.05.17 @Annabells Akron, OH (USA)
Fr 26.05.17 @ Royal Oaks Youngstown, OH (USA)
Sa 27.05.17 @ Oddity Bar Wilmington, DE (USA)
Su 28.05.17 @ Connie’s Ric Rac Philadelphia, PA (USA)
Mo 29.05.17 @ Opus Salem, MA (USA)
Tu 30.05.17 @ Shenanigans Westfield, MA (USA)
We 31.05.17 @ NYC TBA (USA)
Th 01.06.17 @Pittsburgh, PA TBA (USA)
Fr 02.06.17 @Brassrail Fort Wayne, IN (USA)
Sa 03.06.17 @Melody, Inn Indianapolis, IN (USA)
Su 04.06.17 @ Good Bye America House party! Poland, OH (USA)
Fr 26.05 @ rock en pleurs fest, Pleurs (FR)
Fri 28.04.17 @ Taun, Fidenza PR (IT)
Sat 29.04.17 @ Arci Camalli Imperia (IT)
Sun 30.04.17 @ La Mesa, Montecchio Maggiore VI (IT)
Sun 09.07.17 @ Sjock festival, Gierle (BE)
Th 23.03. @ Planetspade, Bern (CH)
Fr 24.03. @ Casa Pomposa, Rimini (IT)
Sa 25.03. @ Ligera, Milano (IT)
Sat 15.04 @ Dugstock Festival, London (ENG)
Sun 16.04 @ Willfest 2, Portsmouth (ENG)
Thu-Sat 20-22.04 @ Manchester Punk Festival, Manchester (ENG)
Sat 24.06 @ Skate Aid 4, Stamford (ENG)
Sat 01.07 @ Wonkfest, London (ENG)
Fri 31.03.17 @ Jellyfish, Innsbruck (AT)
Sun 16.04.2017 @ OnStage, Ancona (IT)
Sa 01.04.2017 @ Windmill, Brixton (UK)
Sa 16.04.2017 @ Hastings (venue TBC) (UK)
Fr 21.04.2017 @ Birds Nest, London (UK)
Th 18.05.2017 @ Lady Luck Bar, Canterbury (UK)
Fr 19.05.32017 @ Nottingham (venue TBC) (UK)
Sa 20.05.2017 @ Bank Top Tavern, Oldham (UK)
Sa 19.08.2017 @ @ Bank Top Tavern, Oldham (UK)
Th 24.08.2017 @ McGuires Pizza, Liverpool (UK)
Sa 26.08.2016 @ Fulford Arms, York (UK)
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