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  • P.R.O.B.L.E.M.S. 2016 European Tour!

    • January 28, 2016 - Copenhagen, Denmark - Stengade
    • January 29, 2016 - Kiel, Germany - Schaubude
    • January 30, 2016 - Rheine, Germany - Trinkhalle
    • January 31, 2016 - Frankfurt, Germany - Exzess
    • February 1, 2016 - Würzburg, Germany - Immerhim (W/ Turbostaat)
    • February 2, 2016 - Montbeliard, France - Atelier Des Môles
    • February 3, 2016 - Tübingen, Germany - Münzgasse 13
    • February 4, 2016 - Basel, Switzerland - Hirscheneck
    • February 5, 2016 - Geneva, Switzerland - L’ecurie
    • February 6, 2016 - Winterthur, Switzerland - Gaswerk
    • February 7, 2016 - Stuttgart, Germany - Keller Klub
    • February 9, 2016 - Bielefeld, Germany - Potemkin Bar
    • February 10, 2016 - Osnabrück, Germany - Substanz
    • February 11, 2016 - Flensburg, Germany - Hafermarkt
    • February 12, 2016 - Aalborg, Denmark - 1000 Fryd
    • February 13, 2016 - Oslo, Norway - Blitz
    • February 14, 2016 - Tranås, Sweden - Plan B
    • February 16, 2016 - Stockholm, Sweden - Kafe 44
    • February 17, 2016 - Malmo, Sweden - Tba
    • February 18, 2016 - Berlin, Germany - Kastanienkeller
    • February 19, 2016 - Prague, Czech Republic - Modra Vopice
    • February 20, 2016 - Vsetin, Czech Republic - Vesmir
    • February 21, 2016 - Bratislava, Slovakia - Fuga
    • February 23, 2016 - Kladno, Czech Republic - Auto Da Fe
    • February 23, 2016 - Leipzig, Germany - Zoro
    • February 24, 2016 - Köln, Germany - Sonic Ballroom
    • February 25, 2016 - Kortrijk, Belgium - The Pit’s
    • February 26, 2016 - Haarlem, Netherlands - Patronaat
    • February 27, 2016 - Bonn, Germany - Kult 41
    • February 28, 2016 - Karlsruhe, Germany - Alte Hackerei
    • March 1, 2016 - Lübeck, Germany - Veb
  • Another Day Lp out Now!

    Hot off the press, the new LP has just arrived. We'll be playing a record release show for this LP at Sandy Hut in Portland on Thursday, April 19th. Special guests will be THE STUNTMEN (Olympia) and FUZZY DICE (PDX). The record will be available on CD and vinyl formats on our upcoming European tour...see the live dates section for a list of shows!

    PROBLEMS - Another Day LP is out now
  • Winter West Coast / Mexico Tour!

    P.R.O.B.L.E.M.S. Will be playing dates in January and February up and down the West Coast, as well as several dates in Mexico...stay posted for dates, we'll list 'em as soon as they're confirmed!

  • Summer US & Mexico Tour Dates!

    • June 26, 2014 - Portland, Oregon - Star Bar - Hit And Run U.S. Tour Kick-off Show!
    • June 27, 2014 - Missoula, Montana - VFW Hall
    • June 28, 2014 - Rapid City, South Dakota - VFW Hall
    • June 29, 2014 - Fargo, North Dakota - New Direction
    • June 30, 2014 - Minneapolis, Minnesota - Memory Lanes Bowl
    • July 1, 2014 - Lawrence, Kansas - Replay Lounge
    • July 2, 2014 - Memphis, Tennessee - Murphy’s
    • July 3, 2014 - New Orleans, Louisiana - Siberia
    • July 4, 2014 - Houston, Texas - Wally's
    • July 5, 2014 - Austin, Texas - Mohawk - American Icon Records Festival
    • July 6, 2014 - San Antonio, Texas - The Mix
    • July 7, 2014 - Los Cruces, New Mexico - The Trainyard
    • July 8, 2014 - Tucson, Arizona - The District
    • July 9, 2014 - Tijuana, Mexico - TBA
    • July 10, 2014 - Long Beach, California - The Prospector
    • July 11, 2014 - Oakland, California - Eli's Mile High
    • July 12, 2014 - Arcata, California - The Alibi
    • September 8, 2014 - Portland, Oregon - Lola's Room
  • P.R.O.B.L.E.M.S. U.S. Tour 2013
    High Voltage Punk Rock and Roll from Portland, Oregon!

    P.R.O.B.L.E.M.S. is going on a U.S. Tour Check here for dates

  • Gira De Mexico 2013!!!

    ARRIBA!!! P.R.O.B.L.E.M.S. will be making a run for the border in April! We had so much fun when we played in Tijuana last summer that we decided to head South for more!!! Show dates coming soon, contact us for help or details! We'll be down there between April 10 and April 22, with a special limited edition Mexican Tour CD to be released for the tour only!

  • Another Lost Weekend!

    P.R.O.B.L.E.M.S. will be hitting the road in February with their pals, fellow Portlanders DON'T (Ex-WIPERS and NAPALM BEACH members! www.dontband.com), for four shows in Washington and Oregon. Don't miss these dates!

    • February 21, 2013 - Portland, Oregon - Tonic Lounge
    • February 22, 2013 - Seattle, Washington - The Morgue
    • February 23, 2013 - Bellingham, Washington - The Shakedown
    • February 24, 2013 - Olympia, Washington - The Brotherhood (TBC)
  • Thanks!

    P.R.O.B.L.E.M.S. would like to thank everyone who helped make our 2012 European Tour such a blast! We had a lot of fun - despite the cold - and can't wait to do it again! We'd like to extend our heartiest thanks to Flo (Trapdoor Tourz) and Ballo (Break The Silence), and to everyone else who booked shows for us, cooked for us, drank with us, came to see us, babysat us, gave us directions, let us sleep in their homes, and otherwise helped to make this such a great tour: It's you who keep the energy and the spirit of the underground music scene alive, and we couldn't do it without you. Thank you so much, and we hope to see you again on the next one!

  • Out Now!!!

    P.R.O.B.L.E.M.S. have just released a new 7" ("OOPS..." b/w "HATE TV") on The Czech Republic's GASMASK RECORDS (www.maskcontrol.com), so be sure to get yours! Available from the label, and from any stores, distros or mailorders that have a clue...

    Stay tuned for the upcoming split 7" with Portland's THEE CHEMICALS on TAKEN BY SURPRISE RECORDS in Germany (http://takenbysurpriserecords.wordpress.com) and an appearance on the upcoming JOHNNY CAT RECORDS' PORTLAND MUTANT PARTY Comp. 7".

    P.R.O.B.L.E.M.S. are also gearing up to record a new LP, the fly on the practice room wall says that these are the most rockin', adrenaline-infused, blazing hits yet!

  • EUROPEAN TOUR 2012!

    posted: 10/10/12

    P.R.O.B.L.E.M.S. will tour Europe in November and December of 2012, check the show dates section for listings, and check www.trapdoor-tourz.de for info. we have recorded two new songs to be released on a 7" flexi-disc, which will only be available on the European tour. These songs aren't available anywhere else, and the flexi will be an extremely limited release, hand numbered out of 250 copies and packaged in a silk screened cover. Get 'em while they last!

  • New Single & European Tour 2012

    posted: 7/18/12

    P.R.O.B.L.E.M.S. / MODERN PETS split 7" out now! Released to coincide with the West Coast Tour, with two new songs from each band on this hot slab of vinyl, out now on DOOMTOWN SOUNDS! Contact us for wholesale and single copies.

    Thanks to Joe and to everyone else who helped make the P.R.O.B.L.E.M.S. / MODERN PETS West Coast tour happen! We had a ball, and we were happy to join MODERN PETS on their first trip to the USA!

    EUROPEAN TOUR 2012!!! P.R.O.B.L.E.M.S. will be back in Europe during November and December of 2012. Dates have not been confirmed yet, but we'll post dates as they are announced. Write to us for info or if you want to book us in your area, or check out www.trapdoortourz.de to contact our European booking agent directly.

  • EUROPEAN TOUR 2011!!!

    posted 8/12/11

    P.R.O.B.L.E.M.S. will be embarking on a European tour this fall, come see us and get us drunk on the following dates:

    • Thu 9/15 - Madrid, Spain - Wurlitzer Ballroom
    • Fri 9/16 - Zaragoza, Spain - Arrebato
    • Sat 9/17 - Barcelona, Spain - Casal De Roquetas