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Photos: The Bouncing Souls at the Middle East Upstairs

 Punk band Bouncing Souls returned to Boston to play four nights at the Middle East Upstairs.
Middle East Upstairs | Cambridge, MA | June 25, 2011
By ALI DONOHUE  |  July 01, 2011

Eight albums! Four nights! The Bouncing Souls @ the Middle East in June

Someone still cares about this, right? I mean, the last time I saw the BOUNCING SOULS I was like 15, it was 1996 at ABC...
By Michael Marotta  |  March 29, 2011

Photos: Warped Tour 2010

Bands and fans congregate for the Massachusetts installement of Warped Tour 2010, at the Comcast Center on July 13, 2010.
Warped Tour 2010 | Comcast Center | July 13, 2010
By BRYAN MASTERGEORGE  |  July 16, 2010

Injustice for all

Scott Sturgeon loses his train of thought a couple of times during this interview. He's loopy from jet lag — which is unavoidable after a 20-hour flight from New Zealand (halfway around the planet from his non-residency at a squatted apartment building i
Getting serious with Star Fucking Hipsters
By BARRY THOMPSON  |  December 11, 2009

Old souls

“The very first Bouncing Souls show was a battle of the bands in high school. We took third place out of four bands. We sucked, though — we were terrible. Horrible ."
The Bouncing Souls stay relevant
By MICHAEL ALAN GOLDBERG  |  July 15, 2008

Foolproof punk

Let us take a moment to appreciate New Jersey. Pure sweaty Americana: diners, freeways, and the Boss.
The Bouncing Souls, Lifetime, The Ergs!, Roxy, August 16, 2007
By JON MEYER  |  August 20, 2007


True believers

It’s just after 7 Saturday on Lansdowne Street, and Avalon is already swimming with bodies and charged with excitement. Street Dogs, "Fatty" (mp3 via Phoenix Bandguide) Street Dogs, "Not Without a Purpose" (mp3 via Phoenix Bandguide)
Street Dogs fight fire with fire
By MATT ASHARE  |  October 18, 2006

The tao of Estevez

The ‘80s took a lot of flack over the years, mostly during the ‘90s -- but not from the Bouncing Souls. The Bouncing Souls, “The Gold Song”  (mp3) The Bouncing Souls, “The Ballad of Johnny X (Live)”  (mp3)
The Bouncing Souls on their favorite ’80s movies  
By JULIA KAGANSKIY  |  October 13, 2006

Going on sale: August 8, 2006

Iron Maiden, Ani DiFranco, Atreyu, Bouncing Souls, Dead Kennedys, Pet Shop Boys, James Blunt, Justin Timberlake, and more.
Breaking news from the concert ticket trade
By GOING ON SALE  |  August 08, 2006

The Bouncing Souls

The Bouncing Souls are to Jersey what Dropkick Murphys are to Boston — tattoo’d middle-aged punks who craft barroom anthems about days gone by, friendships lost, and popping open another cold one. Bouncing Souls, "The Gold Song" (mp3)
The Gold Record | Epitaph
By JULIA KAGANSKIY  |  July 11, 2006

Twice in a Lifetime

Since their breakup in 1997, Lifetime have been credited with creating the sound that made Fall Out Boy, My Chemical Romance, and Saves The Day famous. Just don’t call them the Pixies of emo.
The godfathers of Long Island post-hardcore set the record straight
By JULIA KAGANSKIY  |  July 05, 2006


Boston music news, March 3, 2006

Punk hooligans the STREET DOGS are hard at work writing material for their third full-length album, Not Without a Purpose . . . Not Without a Fight !, which is due in late summer or early fall on their own Brass Tacks imprint.
Notes on Street Dogs, and the lineup for the kickoff of the Rock N Roll Rumble
By SARAH TOMLINSON  |  March 01, 2006


Stefon Alexander grew up a ’frohawked outsider, one of the only black kids involved in the Minneapolis punk scene in the mid to late ’90s.
AUDITION | Rhymesayers
By WILL SPITZ  |  February 07, 2006