07.08.14 RAW POWER - TIRED AND FURIOUS US tour!
RAW POWER will be heading out on tour next month in support of their new album 'Tired and Furious'. It's 16 songs of fast, intense kick-you-in-the-face thrash! You can get it at your local record store , tons of online stores. Including our online store and itunes ! Stores get it from Independent Label Distribution!
A high res PDF of the tour poster can be downloaded here. A full size 12"X18" file that you can actually print your own production quality poster from can be downloaded right here!
06.23.14 New Summer 2014 Line of Decks Out Now!
Beer City Skateboards and records presents our new line of decks for the summer. Included are traditional shape decks as well as some cruisers and we brought back the 9.5" cruiser with wheel wells and rail channels! We recruited the legendary Joe Petagno to do some sick custom art just for us as well as draw a graphic for legendary skaterock band 'the Loud Ones' ; based of a concept by Fred Smith. Check them out here or you can download a PDF of the new catalog here.
06.10.14 MDC signs to BEER CITY SKATEBOARDS and RECORDS!
The legendary MDC just signed a 5 year deal with BEER CITY. Well be putting out a bunch of reissues , softgoods and a new full length is also in the works. All the details are in the press release that you can download below. Stores worldwide will be able to get said items from Independent Label Distribution and its partners!
Download the 'MDC signs to Beer CIty Skateboards and Records' press release by clicking here.
05.13.14 'VERBAL ABUSE - JUST AN AMERICAN BAND LP out today!
VERBAL ABUSE ' JUST AN AMERICAN BAND LP'officially comes out today! We proudly present the vinyl reissue of one of the best and earliest hardcore records ever put out. 'Just An American Band' originally was released in 1983 and quickly went out of print. Now 31 years latter its back in print and for the first time ever remastered. You can get it at your local record store , tons of online stores. Including our online store and itunes ! Stores get it from Independent Label Distribution!
04.21.14 'BEER CITY - Record Store Day 2014 releases available online!
We have limited copies of certain 'RECORD STORE DAY' 2014 releases .THESE WILL ONLY BE AVAILABLE WHILE SUPPLIES LAST! If you missed out on 'Record Store Day' you have another chance! Click here.to buy.We still have releases from:
Please do not order more then 5 copies of any RSD release.If you do we will deduct any overages from your order and refund your money on said overages!
04.16.14 'RAW POWER - TIRED AND FURIOUS CD out today!
RAW POWER ' TIRED AND FURIOUS CD'officially comes out today! We proudly present Tired and Furious - a brand new thrash/metal album from the legendary RAW POWER that will crush your skull like a ton of bricks. It's 16 songs of fast, intense kick-you-in-the-face thrash from a band that's been going strong and pushing the limits of hardcore and thrash since the early '80's! You can get it at your local record store , tons of online stores. Including our online store and itunes ! Stores get it from Independent Label Distribution!
If your looking for it on vinyl no worries. A special 'Record Store Day' 2014 edition will be available for sale at record stores world wide this Saturday April 19th!
03.12.14 Beer City '2014 Record Store Day' release guide!
BEER CITY SKATEBOARDS and RECORDS has nine awesome official releases for RSD 2014! We put together this guide that you can download by clicking here.In this guide is all the info on each release. Including vinyl color ; amount of each release pressed and a checklist of all the release on one easy to follow grid.
Remember you wont be able to find any of these online or be able to order them direct. You have to go to your local record store on April 19th to get them.If your a store looking for any of these releases you can get them from Independent Label Distribution or any other authorized 'RSD' distributor!
Download the Beer City RSD 2014 guide by clicking here
03.11.14 'INFERNO- PIONEERING WORK- 56 SONG DISCOGRAPHY!.. 2XCD out today!
INFERNO ' PIONEERING WORK- 56 SONG DISCOGRAPHY!.. 2XCD'officially comes out today! The remastered 56 songs include all the bands full lengths; split releases and most comp tracks spanning INFERNO's existence! This release also comes with a huge 32 page booklet filled with art, lyrics, photos, show flyers and a history of the band; written by Inferno's singer Howie and their guitarist Archie! You can get it at your local record store , tons of online stores. Including our online store. Stores get it from Independent Label Distribution!
03.07.14 Loud Ones - Time To Skate video!
Loud Ones through togther a pretty sick little video for the title track to their new full length 'Time to Skate'. Which you can get at your local record store ;skateshops and skateparks ; our online store and itunes !
To make matters even better our friends at NY Skateboarding .com posted some sick photos from a Loud Ones show that went down last Saturday night. You can view it all right here !
02.19.14 Beer City to reissue 'INFERNO- PIONEERING WORK- 56 SONG 2XCD DISCOGRAPHY!'
Milwaukee's BEER CITY SKATEBOARDS AND RECORDS is proud to officially announce March 11th 2014 it will put out the North American version of the 56 song remastered 2XCD discography of the seminal early 80's German hardcore band 'INFERNO- PIONEERING WORK- 56 SONG DISCOGRAPHY!' The 56 songs include all the bands full lengths; split releases and most comp tracks spanning INFERNO's existence! This release also comes with a huge 32 page booklet filled with art, lyrics, photos, show flyers and a history of the band; written by Inferno's singer Howie and their guitarist Archie!
This release will be exclusively distributed wholesale throughout the world by 'Independent Label Distribution' and its partners.
If you dont have a local record store by you copies of the CD may be pre ordered here as well as from record stores and several mailorders.
Download the press release PDF here.
02.11.14 Suburban Mutilation- The Opera Ain't Over.. CD out today!
Suburban Mutilation '30th Anniversary Edition - The Opera Ain't Over Til the Fat Lady Sings' CD officially comes out today! It contains the original album plus a ton of bonus tracks for a grand total of 47 songs! All remastered to! You can get it at your local record store , tons of online stores. Including our online store and itunes ! Stores get it from Independent Label Distribution!
02.10.14 New Australian distributor!
BEER CITY SKATEBOARDS AND RECORDS is now offically distributed in Australia by 'Shrub Distribution' . Were excited to be working with them and really glad that shops and skaters in Australia will now have an easy outlet to get Beer City. SHRUB can be contacted by...
Website - www.shrubdistribution.com.au
email - firstname.lastname@example.org
facebook - www.facebook.com/shrubdistribution
Download the press release PDF here.
01.30.14 Loud Ones article/interview!!
Beer City Skateboards and Records Skaterock legends the Loud Ones just got an interview/article in the 'Providence Phoenix'. You can check it out via this link. Don't forget to pick up the Loud Ones brand new full length 'Time To Skate' CD with classic bonus tracks. It's available at better record stores, mailorders and skateshops everywhere. As well as from our online store and itunes !
01.21.14 Beer City to reissue 'SUBURBAN MUTILATION- THE OPERA AIN'T OVER TILL THE FAT LADY SINGS!
Milwaukee's BEER CITY SKATEBOARDS AND RECORDS is proud to officlly announce Feb 11th 2014 it will put out the 30th Anniversary CD reissue edition of the seminal early 80's hardcore band 'SUBURBAN MUTILATION's- THE OPERA AIN'T OVER TILL THE FAT LADY SINGS!'
The CD reissue will contain the original full length (completly remastered!) plus 30 bonus tracks; many of them never before heard or released. The CD also comes with a huge booklet filled with art, lyrics, photos, show flyers and a history of the band. Written by SUBURBAN MUTILATION's bassist/vocalist the illustrious REV NORB of 'BORIS THE SPRINKLER' and 'Razorcake' fame.
All you vinyl fans need not worry. A special '30th Anniversary' limited edition LP vinyl version will be released on April 19th for 'Record Store Day'. It will come on red vinyl and be limited to 1000 copies.
Both the CD and LP will be exclusively distributed wholesale throughout the world by 'Independent Label Distribution' and its partners.
If you dont have a local record store by you copies of the CD may be pre ordered here as well as from your local record store and several mailorders.
Download the press release PDF here.
01.07.14 Loud Ones-Time To Skate CD out today!
12.17.13 The Loud Ones CD release shows announced!
the Loud Ones brand new full length 'Time to Skate' will be coming out on CD January 7th. To celebrate this the Loud Ones will be hitting the stage to play some CD release shows. Some will be at clubs , but alot of them will be at skateparks!So grab your deck and come on down to one of these gigs. Most likly there will be more added to this list so keep checking the site for more info! Head on down to your favorite record store or skateshop/skatepark January 7th to get the new CD. It will also be available to order online and on itunes.
January 11th- Skaters Edge- Taunton,Ma - with McRad
January 18th- Rye Skate Park - Rye, NH - with the F.U.'s
February 1st- Firehouse 13 - Providence, RI - with Neutral Nation, White Dynomite ,100tozero, Benny sizzler
February 7th- FREDDY'S 50th BIRTHDAY SHOW - Jimmy's - Newport,RI - with Transfats
February 15th- Red Alert Skate Park - Dover,NH - with McRad
March 1st- Grand Victory- Brooklyn,NY - with McRad ,100tozero , Huge
11.21.13 DRI's Harold O's mom interviewed in Decibel'!
DRI's Harold Oimoen's mom is interviewed in the January issue of 'Decibel'. If you ever met Harold you know he is a very nice fun loving guy , but wait till you hear some of the things his mom tells you about Harold in his youth. You wont be surprised , but you will be on the ground laughing. You can get 'Decibal' at your favorite record store, news stand and online .
11.11.13 Preview of new 'Loud Ones' full length!
Here is a track off the new Loud Ones full length.Skate Death was written by the legendary Newport, RI band, Vicious Circle. The Loud Ones love this song and were given permission by Vicious Circle to go ahead to cover it. It's gonna be on thier new full length thats coming out soon!
11.05.13 Beer City to reissue Die Kreuzen - Cows and Beer!
REISSUE TO FEATURE VASTLY IMPROVED SOUND QUALITY, COLORED VINYL AND LIMITED 12" FORMAT VERSIONS
Milwaukee's BEER CITY SKATEBOARDS AND RECORDS is proud to officlly announce the forthcoming official reissue of DIE KREUZEN historic, seminal Cows and Beer 7" EP in a special remastered edition. This deluxe Cows and Beer format will feature much improved sound quality and will be pressed on four different colors of vinyl. In addition, a special limited - edition 12" will be available that will exclusively offer the richest, most dynamic playback of this landmark hardcore classic yet. Both editions will be released April 19th 2014, to coincide with Record Store Day 2014.
10.24.13 Beer City fall/winter deck line
Here is a video commercial of our fall/winter deck line. They can be found at better skateshops everywhere and from our online store .
10.15.13 Our New Website Has Launched
Welcome to the brand new Beer City Records and Skateboards website. We will continue to add new content and features regularly, so bookmark our page and sign up for our mailing list at the top to get the latest updates on what we are up to. Be sure to also connect with us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter for the most up to date news. We're stoked for the plans ahead, so stay tuned. Raw Power (who we recently signed to Beer City for a three album deal) has also just launched their website make sure to check it out to
10.15.13 The Loud Ones Sign To Beer City
We are proud to announce the signing of legendary Sk8Rock band The Loud Ones with Beer City Records and Skateboards. Hailing from Newport, RI the Loud Ones were originally formed in the early 80's by legendary pro skater Fred Smith Matt Murphy and Jeff Thompson. The band now consists of Fred Smith on bass, Metal Man on guitar, Boog on Vocals, Michael on lead guitar and DKnow on drums.
The band has just completed recording a brand new full length which is due to come out on CD sometime before the end of this year. The LP version will be release on Record Store Day (April 19th) of next year. The studio album will have some brand new songs and some old favorites. The CD will also contain bonus material from back in the early 80's as well as liner notes, band history, photos and more.