Q&A: An interview with Wolf Culture

Photo: @WolfCultureUK [Facebook] Recently, Bournemouth (UK) pop rock band Wolf Culture, consisting of Jake Daniels (drummer), Jay Dervan (guitarist), Josh Halbert (bass guitarist) and Max Dervan (vocalist), released their debut EP ‘The Devil’s Plans for Idle Hands’ and I had the opportunity catch up with them. Check out the Q&A below: Saverina […]

Tyler Young from the band Makeout discusses ‘Crazy’ hitting one million streams on Spotify and more

Guitarist of the pop punk band Makeout (signed to Rise Records) Tyler Young joins the show to talk about about many things including their hit single “Crazy” hitting one million streams on Spotify. He also discusses how the band started and how they’re getting ready to play the final Vans […]

Here’s another Spotify playlist with some unreal pop punk songs

The first playlist was such a success. Guess what? VOLUME TWO BABY! With the help of the Defend Pop Punk Facebook group, here’s another fresh pop punk playlist. The playlist includes the following bands: We Were Sharks, Dance! No Thanks, Bearings, Fiveash, Chief State, Hold Close, Our Lives in Cinema, Melody Fall, […]

Here’s a Spotify Playlist with some fresh pop-punk songs

With the help of the Defend Pop Punk Facebook group, we created a playlist called New Pop Punk Sounds Vol 1 (more to come). Thanks to everyone who submitted a song for the playlist. The playlist includes the following bands: Gold Steps, The Great Heights Band, Carried Away, FELICITY, Goalkeeper, […]

Podcast: Lead vocalist Randy Frobel of We Were Sharks joins the show

Lead vocalist of the pop-punk band We Were Sharks, Randy Frobel, joins us on the show to chat about the band’s new record “Lost Touch”, their tour, and the current state of pop-punk. Download and listen to the episode on-the-go here. Follow We Were Sharks on Twitter and check out their latest album “Lost Touch” here. Subscribe to Popternative on iTunes, YouTube, and Spotify.

Ottawa Pop Punk Legends We Were Sharks sign to Victory Records

Ottawa pop punk band We Were Sharks (WWS) have recently announced that they have signed to Victory Records. We Were Sharks have been a band since 2011 and have developed a decent following around Canada and the United States with their fun blend of new age and old age pop punk. Original […]