By Johnny Wilson

Premiere: The Sound Collapse – “Getting Old Is A Young Man’s Game,” and that’s not all!

For the Love of Punk has never been quiet about their love for for the Denver band The Sound Collapse. Hell, if you’re quiet about something you truly appreciate, not so sure you understand what it is we’re doing here. We’re screaming from mountain tops about honesty, integrity and just plain great music that we all […]

By Johnny Wilson

News: Riot Fest Announces 2nd Wave of 2017 Bands

Chicago’s Riot Fest which will take place on September 15-17, 2017 at Douglas Park have released another large list of additional artists for their second wave lineup announcement, highlights include At the Drive-In and Cap’n Jazz, Best Coast and Cockney Rejects. Below you can find the full list for the second wave to tantalize you even further into heading to Chicago […]

By Johnny Wilson

BiB Session: Samiam – “Mexico” (In Spanish), Plus Tour Dates

I don’t think it’s any new news that I, Johnny Wilson, who founded this site am actually also in a band called The Gamits with my amazing friends Chris Fogal, Forrest Bartosh and Michael Marti. I don’t spend too much time talking about it and it’s irrelevant in most situations but this one case, it’s […]

By Johnny Wilson

BiB Session: Samiam – “Mexico” (In Spanish), Plus Tour Dates

It’s finally time to release the latest Black in Bluhm Session! This time we had the pleasure of hosting Samiam as they made their way across Colorado for a few amazing shows. We had a blast at the studio and sharing the stage with the guys! We had no idea what song or songs they […]

By Johnny Wilson

News: Riot Fest Announces First Wave of Bands

This morning, organizers behind Chicago’s Riot Fest (September 15-17 at Douglas Park) unveiled over 70 artists in their First Wave lineup announcement with headlining performances by genre-breaking artist Nine Inch Nails, desert rock ruffians Queens of the Stone Age, and the exclusive reunion of seminal punk rock band Jawbreaker. Other special inclusions on the lineup […]

By Johnny Wilson

Releases: FtLP Records 2nd Pressing of Western Settings ‘Yes It Is’

Johnny Wilson April 11, 2017 Releases 81 Views Well folks, it’s a great day at For the Love of Punk. FtLP Records has joined up with La Escalera Records, Fast Crowd Records, Rad Girlfriend Records, Snatchee Records, Eager Beaver Records and Throwing Things Records to bring the long overdue second pressing of Western Settings‘ beloved […]

By Johnny Wilson

News: FtLP Records sign Victim Culture; Release Video

Today we have the pleasure of announcing yet another addition to the family of FtLP Records, Fort Collins, CO’s VICTIM CULTURE. Yes, it’s associated with this website and we’re pushing our own agenda, but if we’re not using our outlet to make a difference…wtf are we doing at all??!! So with great excitement we are proud to […]

By Johnny Wilson

News: FtLP Records sign Victim Culture; Release Video

Today we have the pleasure of announcing yet another addition to the family of FtLP Records, Fort Collins, CO’s VICTIM CULTURE. Yes, it’s associated with this website and we’re pushing our own agenda, but if we’re not using our outlet to make a difference…wtf are we doing at all??!! So with great excitement we are proud to […]

By Lauren Mills

Premiere: Everymen – “Time,” pre-order on Say-10 Records

Florida’s The Everymen, have announced that they will release their upcoming album ‘May Your Ashes Have Stories To Tell” on May 17th through Say 10 Records. We’re excited to premiere a new song called “Time” off the album. Sergio (aka Captain Bobo) had this to say about the song: I constantly reflect on my past, […]

By Jules kenNERDdy

Interviews: Chilling with Will Castro of La Escalera Records

(KenNERDdy): What inspired you to want to start your own record label? Several years before I started a label, I was on tour with a band called Save Amos. My future La Escalera Records partner, Ziggy, was in that band and that’s how I met most of the earlier bands that I released records for: […]