Browsing the "Against Me!" Tag


Live Review: Against Me!, Big Eyes & Cakes da Killa Rocked The Stone Pony

All photos by: Mike Petzinger It was 7:46 and the Stone Pony in Asbury Park was still not packed with the first band to promptly begin at 7:30. Things were strange-tickets to see Against Me! were still being sold at [...]

September 10, 2015 Live, Reviews

Worriers Talk Laura Jane Grace, Donald Trump’s Hair & Imaginary Life Before Asbury Lanes Show

  The latest offering of rollicking punk-rock to emerge from the Don Giovanni Records imprint belongs to the buzzed about and politically-driven five piece Worriers, who is set to collide with an Asbury Lanes congregation tonight (Thursday, Aug. 13) at [...]

August 13, 2015 Features, Interviews

The Daily Listen: Best Albums of 2014 (5 to 1)

5. Merchandise – After the End After being a “on the fence” fan of Merchandise for quite some time, it is safe to say that I had quite the amount of anticipation for this release. For years I enjoyed the [...]

January 8, 2015 Features
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Against Me! Played a Midnight Show on a School Night at Baby’s All Right

I did not get enough sleep last night, but if I could spend the rest of my life seeing Against Me! play midnight shows on Sunday nights, I would. After opening for The Gaslight Anthem and Jimmy Eat World on [...]

September 15, 2014 Live, Reviews, SIMGEssentials

Against Me! Played Webster Hall And It Was Important!

If future generations will idolize our generation the way we’ve idolized our predecessors, then there will come a day when young punks will talk about Laura Jane Grace the same way we talk about Joe Strummer or Henry Rollins. If [...]

May 8, 2014 Live
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Album Review: Against Me! – Transgender Dysphoria Blues

Punk music has never been known to shy away from topics that are difficult to discuss. The entire scene has been built around activism and acceptance of non-mainstream beliefs, whether it be politics or sexism and gender issues. Enter Against [...]

January 23, 2014 New Music, Reviews

SIMGE Singles: Against Me! – “Black Me Out”…Playing The Stone Pony In January

Against Me! made lots of headlines in 2013 with frontwoman Laura-Jane Grace unraveling a tale of self-loathing and external pressures forcing her to conceal a true identity within, as well as announcing the band’s revelatory forthcoming collection Transgender Dysphoria Blues, which will [...]

December 19, 2013 News
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Riot Fest Chicago Day 3: Against Me!, Brand New, + Pixies Versus The Mud

When I woke up Sunday morning of Riot Fest, I shot coal out of my nose. By the third band, my lungs had accepted dirt as a new form of cigarettes and my preoccupied mind had forgotten to wrap my [...]

September 16, 2013 Live, Reviews

Against Me! Cancels Tour With Bad Religion And Polar Bear Club

Laura-Jane Grace and Against Me! broke the hearts of fist tossing pit bosses across the United States on Monday with the announcement that the Naples, FL-based outfit will not be joining Bad Religion and Polar Bear Club on a 27-date [...]

March 5, 2013 News
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Bad Religion Announces Tour With Against Me! & Polar Bear Club, Coming To Wellmont Theatre

In support of the legendary Skate-Punk outfit’s forthcoming LP, True North, Bad Religion has announced a 27-date U.S. tour with Against Me! and Polar Bear Club that kicks off on March 9th and makes successive stops at Montclair, NJ’s Wellmont Theatre, [...]

January 16, 2013 News