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Podcasts, Radio Shows and MP3 Downloads

With so many great punk rock bands unsigned or on tiny independent labels, the Internet has become a great way for punk bands to get their music out. Check out these sites for podcasts, radio shows and MP3 downloads. You might discover a favorite artist you never knew you had.
  1. Mix Tape Tuesday Archives (5)

Punk Rock Holiday Songs
Almost everyone loves the holidays, even the punks. Here is a list of 10 essential punk songs the play over the holidays that will make your season a little brighter (or darker, as the case may be with a few...).

3hive
3hive is a regularly updated collection of artist-approved mp3 offerings. The music spans all genres, but their punk archives are especially nice.

Barely Legal Radio
The Vandals' Joe Escalante hosts this call-in radio show which offers legal advice for punk musicians trying to make it in the music industry. Through the site, you can listen live or download podcasts.

MRR Radio
The guys from Maximumrocknroll serve up a weekly radio show, featuring new punk records from around the world. Check out their extensive archives; they even have a few MRR Radio shows from the early '80s.

Total Punk Radio
Total Punk Radio is a free online streaming radio station that plays punk music 24 hours a day. The site allows you to request songs as well as check out the next 10 songs to be played.

Vodka Tonic Radio
Although it's only updated every other month or so, Vodka Tonic Radio is worth checking out every so often. The radio shows have great playlists.

A Review of the Rock-It Portable Vibration Speaker System
The Rock-It Portable Vibration Speaker System is a fun little gadget, provided you don't expect too much from it.

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