New in 2018: Houston and the Dirty Rats’ ‘Dumpster Diver’ Video

Fire. PBR. A giant rat.

With those three elements alone, Houston and the Dirty Rats were right to tag the beginning of their “Dumpster Diver” video with “Don’t Try This At Home.”

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Spin Me Round’s Holiday Extravaganza Set for Friday, 12/22

Spin Me Round, the Phillipsburg Mall’s popular record store, is giving you a chance to celebrate the holidays, punk rock style!

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A Punk’s Delight: 2nd Annual Styff PoGoPaLooZa Set for December 2

Looking to get your fix of regional punk on the first Saturday of December? Sportsmen’s Cafe in Allentown has what you’re looking for.

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PHOTOS: CKY at One Centre Square

Easton’s One Centre Square was near capacity on Sunday night for a big night of rock that featured West Chester natives CKY as the headliners.

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Beyond the Valley: Second Player Score Runs from ‘Liberty’s End’

Portland, OR-based pop punk trio Second Player Score has begun work on their forthcoming third album, “Glorified.” Earlier this week, they gave Facebook fans the first taste of the new record with a video for its first single, “Liberty’s End.”

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The Mysterious Mr. Grimm Goes to One Centre Square

Photo credit: Andrew Zastko Photography

The following is an account of VICTIM and Another Day Dawns’ show at Easton’s One Centre Square on Friday, August 18, received in a mysterious email from someone who referred to himself only as “Mr. Grimm.” We enjoyed the mysterious Mr. Grimm’s account of the evening, so we decided to give it a whirl here on LVU. Let us know what you think!

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Spin Me Round Bringing Some ‘Chill’ to Summer July 14

Spin Me Round, the record store/performance space where we spent Record Store Day inside of the Phillipsburg Mall, is back at it with an epic, in-store lineup on Friday, July 14.

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LVU Wants to Know Who You’re Coming to See at Hard Rock Rebellion

We are completely prepared for Friday night’s Hard Rock Rebellion to be a ridiculous night of rock and roll. We hope that you are, too!

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PHOTOS: May-riffic Music Festival, Day 2

Our May-riffic weekend continued into Sunday, with variety being the theme of the day. Sunday’s lineup ran the gamut of rock and roll, providing a little something for everyone.

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Above the Mendoza Hits a Home Run with ‘A Shoulder to Lean On, But Not a Crutch’

Artist: Above the Mendoza
Album: A Shoulder to Lean On, But Not a Crutch
Released: May 15, 2017
Genre: Pop punk

Our first encounter with Above the Mendoza was on Record Store Day at Spin Me Round, when they performed among a host of alternative and punk bands who brought high energy to the Jersey side of the Valley all afternoon and evening.

That energy continues on “A Shoulder to Lean On, But Not a Crutch” – 21 minutes of pop punk goodness from this rising Philly-area band.

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