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This Week in Local Music News

This Week in Local Music News

Lookout! Records, the Bay Area label that helped Green Day, Operation Ivy, The Donnas and Screeching Weasel get their starts. closes for good. Punk rockers old and new weep softly in rememberance. [via Lookout! Records]

Ashkon releases a get-pumped anthem for all the 49ers fans out there called "Niners in Paris," a funny riff on Kanye and Hova's "N***** in Paris." Oh, and you can download it for free to crank at your own Niners party this Sunday. [via Ashkon's Facebook]

tUnE-yArDs continues to blow away the competition by topping The Village Voice's Pazz & Jop critics' poll. They named her w h o k i l l album the best one of all of 2011. [via SF Weekly]

Monster Treasure unveils a glorious new track called "Hy in the Sky," which we hope they whip out at their Serra Bowl show with Terry Malts on Jan. 27. [via Positive Destruction]

NOFX's. Fat Mike gets interviewed a few days before his band's two sold-out shows at the Fillmore this weekend, and basically ends up talking about how much he loves doing drugs. [via SF Weekly]