One of the finest and most underrated punk bands around is very much alive...
New Jersey's ultra-awesome Bigwig have posted a cover of Nirvana's 'Sliver' on their MySpace.
What's more, singer / guitarist Tom Petta posted a blog saying it formed part of a new EP featuring every single cover version Bigwig have ever performed. Unfortunately the release date is very much TBC but we're crossing our fingers for a release pre-2050.
There's also a version of Jawbreaker's classic 'Ashtray Monument' there too, so now you have no excuse not to check it out.
Don't know who Bigwig are? No problem. They were an awesome little band operating out of New Jersey who happened to play some of the fastest, catchiest and most melodic punk rock of the last decade and a half. And here's proof: