Mean Jeans’ brand new EP, Nite Vision, is out now and you can grab it on wax here! This three song 7" features two exclusive B-sides that won’t be on their forthcoming album, Tight New Dimension. If you can’t wait for your shipment to arrive, blast their new release over at Spotify or Bandcamp! Then, get ready to see them tear it up with Direct Hit! and NOFX this April! Ready to party yet? If not, this will most definitely get you in the mood.
NOFX is taking out Direct Hit! and Mean Jeans on their Hepatitis Bathtub Music and Book Tour! Head here to view their upcoming book tour and concert dates, which include some special guest openers. Go here to pre-order the book! Or grab a copy at your local bookstore on April 12th!
The new EP from MEAN JEANS is out this Friday, but Brooklynvegan is premiering Night Vision in its entirety right now! Pre-order your copy today! Then check out their upcoming tour dates including SXSW, and a hefty run with NOFX this April.
Hey folks. If you’re heading to Austin next week, here’s a complete guide to FAT WRECK CHORDS artists at SXSW 2016! Here goes:
THURSDAY, MARCH 17TH
MEAN JEANS (1:30PM) Brooklynvegan Day Party @ Cheer Up Charlies
NOFX book panel (3:30PM) @ Austin Convention Center Room 12AB
FAT WRECK CHORDS Official Showcase @ Buffalo Billiards Doors @ 7:00PM. Ray Rocket (8:00PM), The Dirty Nil (8:40PM), Mean Jeans (9:30PM), toyGuitar (10:30PM), Night Birds (11:30PM), NOFX (12:30AM).
SATURDAY, MARCH 19TH
FREE SHOW!!! @ DES MOINES EMBASSY (522 E. 6th Street) ALL AGES. First come, first served. Doors @ 11:45AM. No Parents (12:00PM), Drakulas (12:40PM), Mean Jeans (1:20PM), toyGuitar (2:05PM), Night Birds (2:50PM), Riverboat Gamblers (3:35PM), NOFX (4:30PM).
MEAN JEANS (1:15AM) Burgermania V @ Hotel Vegas
Other SXSW happenings include our buddy Ray Rocket performing a short set at MUSICAL MILESTONES: 40 YEARS OF THE RAMONES. Presented by the Grammy Museum. He goes on at 1:10AM on Thursday night, March 17th at Maggie Mae’s Rooftop!
CJ Ramone interview with The Seeker outta Cornwall, Canada!
Bad Cop / Bad Cop are playing tonight at the Whiskey in LA!
Lane Pederson, drummer of Dillinger Four, is a partner in a new custom drum maker, Ellis Drum Company.
CJ Ramone hits the road tomorrow!
Happy Lagwagon Day! Joey Cape talks to Noisey about the significance of May 16th!