Rocket from Russia Episode May 10, 2016

Episode #177

10:37am - 11:32am

Hello Hello Hello!

This episode is great! Really great! First of all it features the best pop punk block of the year you?ll hear on Rocket From Russia and this block features massive hits by Mean Jeans (Portland, OR, USA), Turkish Techno (Riverside, CA, USA), The Brokedowns (Elgin, IL, USA), Nerf Herder (Santa Barbara, CA, USA), ???? ?????-???? (Moscow, Russia) and Outtacontroller (Halifax, NS, Canada).

In the second block I previewed Rocket From Russia anniversary show which will happen at The Media Club on June 25th. It will feature 5 awesome local pop punk bands - The Greatest Sons, You Big Idiot, Ellesmere, The Corps and Dried Out.

And in the final block of this episode I played tracks by The Ballantynes and Needles//Pins who played Biltmore Cabaret 8-Year Anniversary.

NOFX - The Separation Of Church And Skate [The War On Errorism]
MEAN JEANS - Long Dumb Road [Tight New Dimension]
TURKISH TECHNO - Dummy [Number Two]
THE BROKEDOWNS - Life Is A Breeze [Life Is A Breeze]
NERF HERDER - Portland [Rockingham]
???? ?????-???? - ? ????????? ???????? [????????]
OUTTACONTROLLER - Put It On High [Don?t Play Dumb]
THE GREATEST SONS - 22nd Street [Play Through The Pain, Sing Through The Strain]
YOU BIG IDIOT - Better Than Omar [Happy Thoughts]
ELLESMERE - Man Horse [Bail City]
THE CORPS - Prime [In Blackest Night]
DRIED OUT - Heartless [Dried Out]
THE BALLANTYNES - My Place Your Town [Dark Drives, Life Signs]
NEEDLES//PINS - Outa This Place [Shamebirds]
POOR FORM - Put It Off [Same Excuse 7??]

Track Listing:

The Separation of Church and Skate
NOFX · The War on Errorism
Long Dumb Road
Mean Jeans · Tight New Dimension
Turkish Techno · Number Two
Life is a Breeze
The Brokedowns · Life is a Breeze
Nerf Herder · Rockingham
? ????????? ???????? (2016)
???? ?????-???? · ????????
Put It On High
Outtacontroller · Don't Play Dumb
22nd Street
The Greatest Sons · Play Through The Pain, Sing Through The Strain
Better Than Omar
You Big Idiot · Happy Thoughts
Man Horse
Ellesmere · Bail City
The Corps · In Blackest Night
Dried Out · Dried Out
My Place Your Town
The Ballantynes · Dark Drives, Life Signs
Outa This Place
Needles//Pins · Shamebirds
Put It Off
Poor Form · Same Excuse 7''