No doubt you can think of some bands who talk a mouthy, swaggering game about their music, but when it comes to the crunch appear shit-scared of trying anything new.…

It’s a big night for The Men. Firstly, this isn’t just a gig, it’s the release party for their fourth album, ‘New Moon’. Secondly, this is a hometown crowd. Technically,…

There’s been no shortage of bands with DIY punk and hardcore roots gaining overground approval in recent years. Iceage, Fucked Up, Trash Talk, Pissed Jeans and our subjects for today,…

WAKE UP EVERYONE! ROCK IS HAPPENING. If you’re low on hair mousse I’d advise listening to Wolf Alice’s track then The Men’s back-to-back. Ultimate volume. This is a riotous punk-out…

Us British folks have only just been given a shoeing from ‘Leave Home’, the second album from NYC hardcore-not-hardcore hellions The Men, and along comes a follow-up. Overall, ‘Open Your…