Screeching Weasel

  1. Lookout! Records, Former Label of Green Day, Rancid, Ted Leo, Calling It Quits

    January 17, 2012 4:39 PM EST Last week Lookout! Records President Chris Appelgren announced on the label's website that the seminal Berkeley, Calif.-based punk rock label had completely closed shop and will no longer keep their catalog in print or have it available on di ...

  2. Screeching Weasel Disbands After Singer's SXSW Outburst

    March 24, 2011 2:44 PM EDT Less than a week after Screeching Weasel singer Ben "Weasel" Foster struck two women at a South by Southwest concert , the other four members of the punk group have announced their resignation. In an open letter published by PunkNews.org ...

  3. South By Southwest 2011 Was More Dangerous Than Usual: A Recap

    March 22, 2011 6:33 PM EDT The vast majority of the estimated 200,000 people who flocked to Austin for this year's South by Southwest festival played nice, patiently lining up to see buzz bands and keeping any drunken impulses under control. But a few people didn' ...

  4. Screeching Weasel Singer Hits Two Women At Band's SXSW Gig -- Video Footage Here

    March 19, 2011 12:11 PM EDT Screeching Weasel singer Ben Weasel (a.k.a. Ben Foster) struck two women during the band's tirade-laden concert at South by Southwest Friday night, according to media reports and video footage of the event, which took place at Austin's S ...