Review: The Cryptkeeper Five’s Modern Vintage Delight, ‘Balboa’

Hailing from Trenton, NJ, bombastic punks The Cryptkeeper Five released their latest album, “The Stronghold,” back in September.

While scrolling through Facebook, we caught notice of one of the album’s singles, “Balboa” — and we’re glad we did!

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Review: The Plumcocks – Six One Zero

Artist: The Plumcocks
Album: Six One Zero
Released: Sept. 2, 2017
Genre: Punk/Alternative

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New in 2018: VICTIM’s “The Storm” Offers a Harrowing Look at Addiction

VICTIM is preparing to release its long-awaited, hotly-anticipated album “No Remedy” later this winter — and the band has offered us another glimpse into the record with “The Storm,” a tumultuous track featuring some of frontman Cris Moser’s most deeply personal lyrics.

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Philly’s Psychic Teens Coming to the Ice House in Bethlehem

Tape Swap Radio has announced that Psychic Teens, the three-piece post-punk band from Philadelphia, will be performing at the Ice House in Bethlehem on Saturday, February 3, 2018 in a fundraiser for NAMI Lehigh Valley–National Alliance on Mental Illness. Also performing will be Philadelphia/Lehigh Valley hard rockers Big Terrible and Lehigh Valley psychedelic rock band Under the Clothesline. The show is the latest event in Tape Swap Radio’s concert series, which hosts DIY and independent music events throughout the Lehigh Valley.

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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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Get Your CKY Tickets from The Front End (and Feed the Hungry)

Want to get your tickets to see CKY and a host of local bands at One Centre Square AND give back to a good cause with Thanksgiving right around the corner? Lehigh Valley Underground and Allentown-based alt-punks The Front End are teaming up to make that dream a reality.

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‘This is About the Cause, Chester, and Linkin Park’

This Friday night, five local musicians will come together as a band to pay tribute to Chester Bennington and the rest of Linkin Park, after the beloved frontman tragically took his own life over the summer.

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