Posts Tagged ‘Turbonegro’

Turbonegro Announces Spring 2013 Tour Dates

February 27th, 2013

The great death-rock men of Turbonegro have decided to tour the country during the month of May. Read on for more details and a full list of tour dates.

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By Antoinette Ochoa Posted in News

Watch: Turbonegro Premiere New Video “I Got a Knife”

November 22nd, 2012

Uh-oh! Sleaze-rocking denim daddies Turbonegro have unleashed their latest video in “I Got a Knife.” This makes for the band’s second outing from their mid-summer 2012 LP, Sexual Harassment—with the first being “You Give Me Worms.” Read more…

By Owen Schumacher Posted in News

Interview: Turbonegro’s Tony Sylvester aka “The Duke of Nothing” on Being the New Guy, Their New Album and Hardcore

November 20th, 2012

They might not be a household name with mainstream audiences, but Norway’s Turbonegro have quietly assembled a small army of underground support for themselves. Heading towards their 25th year together as a band, the group has long carved out a dedicated, diehard fan base through a unique and confrontational look and style of music. Self-styling themselves as “deathpunk” and having almost accidentally built a worldwide fanclub of sorts known as Turbojugend, the band has returned with a vengeance. Now, they’re back with a new singer—their first since longtime vocalist Hank von Helvete departed—named Tony Sylvester (his moniker is The Duke of Nothing). Having just released an excellent new album called Sexual Harassment, we were thrilled to speak with Sylvester a mere hour before their festival closing spot at this year’s FYF Fest.
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Photos: Turbonegro, Doomriders and Night Birds Live at Vans House Parties

September 7th, 2012

Vans House Parties–a free, open to the public, concert series in Brooklyn, NY–concluded the summer season last night in style. The vibe was fierce as Nightbirds, Doomriders, and Turbonegro offered up one mosh-worthy slam after another. The audience took advantage as a pit opened up early and crowdsurfers constantly spilled over the security barricade. Read more…

By Alyssa Fried Posted in Reviews, Show Reviews , , ,

Feel the Noise – FYF Fest Day 2 at LA State Historic Park (Review, Photos and More)

September 4th, 2012

Day 1 of FYF Fest 2012 showcased the best that post-hardcore had to offer. Day 2 was divided between a litany of noise rock acts and a smattering of some of the brightest rising stars in indie rock. Noise rock is tough to execute in a live setting, and the second day’s acts didn’t all succeed with the flying colors of the previous day’s reunited hardcore bands. On the other hand, the top-notch indie talent present–normally an overly bloated blast of hype—proved with flying colors the acclaim is all well deserved.
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Fun Fun Fun Fest 2012 Lineup Announced Featuring Run-D.M.C., Santigold, Refused and Many More

July 11th, 2012

The Austin-based music festival Fun Fun Fun Fest may have just announced their best lineup yet. Last year’s festival boasted the impressive array of Slayer, Passion Pit and Public Enemy, this year’s bill tops out with the reunited Run-D.M.C., Santigold, Refused, Public Image LTD and a whole slew more. In addition to the previously announced bands The Head and the Heart, Lagwagon, Rakim, Baroness, Atlas Sound, Black Moth Super Rainbow, Starfucker, Bob Mould, David Cross, Against Me!, Danny Brown and Tomahawk, we now know that Girl Talk, De La Soul, Bun B, The Octopus Project, Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros, Explosions in the Sky, The Black Angels, The Promise Ring, Turbonegro, X (performing the album Los Angeles), Fucked Up, Between the Buried and Me, OFF!, A Place to Bury Strangers and so many more excellent bands. Read more…

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Vans House Parties in Brooklyn New York City 2012 Lineup Announced Featuring Washed Out, Turbonegro, Chairlift and More

July 6th, 2012

Vans has announced a series of house parties in Brooklyn featuring Washed Out, Turbo Negro and Chairlift. For more information Read More. Read more…

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Turbonegro – Sexual Harassment

June 14th, 2012


A Hostile Smirk Environment

The metalsphere is loaded with American bands trying to sound like their Scandanavian counterparts, chiefly in the realm of deathcore and other violently loud genres. Turbonegro is the opposite—a Norwegian punk-metal five-piece with roots in American and British hardcore. With Sexual Harassment, their ninth studio album and first with new singer Tony Sylvester (AKA The Duke of Nothing), Turbonegro has produced its heaviest and most accessible album to date.

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By Chad Gorn Posted in Reviews ,

Turbonegro Announce New Album Sexual Harassment For June 2012 Release

May 5th, 2012

Turbonegro is returning with their ninth studio album, Sexual Harassment. Read on for more details, including upcoming tour dates.

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By Hallie Harmon Posted in News