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Riot Fest is set to hit Chicago for its 10-year anniversary next weekend, on September 12-14. If you somehow haven't been keeping up with our coverage of the festival, here's everything we've posted about it so far. We're happy to be giving away two pairs of general admission, three-day passes today in this thread. This includes only entry into the festival, so if you enter to win the passes, you have to be sure that you can attend. To enter, just paste the best sports-related GIF that you can find on the Internet in this thread. I will choose two winners to receive a pair of passes each on Thursday! Riot Fest tickets for Toronto (Sept. 6-7), Chicago (12-14) and Denver (19-21) are...
Thomas Nassiff on Sep 02, 2014 - 8:15 AM
Why bring her back if you can live her down?
Show ReviewsTom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Steve Winwood - Boston, MA [Photos] (Alex DiVincenzo)
Alex DiVincenzo on Sep 02, 2014 - 6:04 AM
It looks like we're going to have some server issues for a little bit around here -- I'm really sorry about that. You can follow me on Twitter for updates on how much I drink while we get this settled.
Jason Tate on Sep 02, 2014 - 1:05 AM
Here are the albums that are in stores today. Pick up anything good? What do you recommend? If we missed anything, please add it to our calendar. We recommend Rdio or Spotify for album streams of new releases and check out our review section to see what our staff thought of the albums.
Jason Tate on Sep 02, 2014 - 1:00 AM
Max Bemis of Say Anything was featured on AV Club's "Hatesong" to talk about Nirvana's "Rape Me."
That’s just how it came across to me. It’s the sort of baseline assumptions that one can make. It’s sort of like Miley—I’m going to get a lot of shit for this—but it’s just like what Miley Cyrus is doing right now. We don’t really know what’s in her head or why she’s doing this. But we can assume she’s trying to grow up and expand her image and no longer be a teeny-bopper icon, and she’s trying to be dangerous and sexy and hip. So that’s our assumption that may be miles from whatever she’s actually thinking about.

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Jason Tate on Sep 02, 2014 - 9:45 AM
Restorations new video for "Separate Songs" can be found on NPR.
Jason Tate on Sep 02, 2014 - 9:40 AM
The Color Morlae's video for "Prey For Me" can be found in the replies.

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Jason Tate on Sep 02, 2014 - 9:38 AM
Hostage Calm's new song "Fallen Angel" can be heard over at Fuse.

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Jason Tate on Sep 02, 2014 - 9:36 AM
Stream a new Forever Came Calling song called "Mapping With A Sense Of Direction" in the replies. What Matters Most releases October 21st via Pure Noise Records - you can now pre-order it.
Ryan Gardner on Sep 02, 2014 - 9:34 AM
Julian Casablancas + The Voidz new song "Human Sadness" can be heard in the replies.

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Jason Tate on Sep 02, 2014 - 9:34 AM
Chiodos' new video for "3 am" is streaming over at PopCrush.
Jason Tate on Sep 02, 2014 - 9:29 AM
Head to the replies to check out a clip of another new Copeland track called "Erase."
Keagan Ilvonen on Sep 02, 2014 - 7:47 AM
Tigers on Trains will be releasing a new album this fall. Head to the replies to check out a short teaser.
Keagan Ilvonen on Sep 02, 2014 - 7:36 AM
You can now stream the second Andrew McMahon in The Wilderness track called "High Dive" over on Buzzfeed. Don't forget that pre-orders for the new album are also live.
Keagan Ilvonen on Sep 02, 2014 - 7:27 AM
You can now stream Death From Above 1979's new album, The Physical World on iTunes. What does everyone think? Worth the wait?
Keagan Ilvonen on Sep 02, 2014 - 6:55 AM
Knuckle Puck's Oak Street 7" is streaming on bandcamp.
Alex DiVincenzo on Sep 02, 2014 - 5:48 AM
In the replies you can check out The 1975's remix of The Naked and Famous' "The Mess" via Hunger TV.
Jason Tate on Sep 02, 2014 - 12:07 AM
Hit the replies to see Dan Campbell of The Wonder Years talking about the current events in Ferguson, MO at a recent show.
Jason Tate on Sep 02, 2014 - 12:04 AM
Andrew McMahon's new album is now available for pre-order.
Jason Tate on Sep 02, 2014 - 12:01 AM
Paramore's official live video for "Last Hope" can be found in the replies.
Jason Tate on Sep 01, 2014 - 11:38 PM
Thomas Pridgen will be playing drums for Chiodos.
Jason Tate on Sep 01, 2014 - 11:15 AM
A clip of some new Foo Fighters' tunes can be heard on Vine.
Jason Tate on Sep 01, 2014 - 11:10 AM
Jimmy Eat World are working on a special Futures beer.
#futures10 collaboration beer for charity will be available at the Tucson Rialto and Tempe Marquee gigs! All profits go to @mssociety and @littlekidsrock We are working with @arizona_wilderness to create an indigenous saison recipe that supports a bright future by incorporating locally grown heritage grain from @haydenflourmills and hand picked prickly pear fruit we found at our neighbors house with a bunch of other cool stuff from @agritopiafarm too! Stay tuned for more info.
Jason Tate on Sep 01, 2014 - 11:08 AM
Ryan Adams' new album can be streamed over at NPR.
Jason Tate on Sep 01, 2014 - 11:05 AM
Emarosa's new album Versus can be streamed in the replies.
Jason Tate on Sep 01, 2014 - 11:02 AM
Hit the replies to see some videos from Drive Like Jehu playing a their reunion show at San Diego's Balboa Park.
Jason Tate on Sep 01, 2014 - 11:00 AM
Matthew Kennedy (ex-The Dangerous Summer, The Graduate) has started a PledgeMusic campaign to fund his first solo record.
Jason Tate on Sep 01, 2014 - 10:58 AM
A Day to Remember have announced their UK tour. Check the replies for all the info.
Jason Tate on Sep 01, 2014 - 10:56 AM
Every Time I Die and Touché Amoré are touring together in Australia. In other news: Drew Beringer has just booked a flight to Australia. Dates in the replies.
Jason Tate on Sep 01, 2014 - 10:55 AM
South by So What have announced their first group of bands. Grab tickets here and hit the replies to see everyone announced.
Jason Tate on Sep 01, 2014 - 10:53 AM
Mineral played a secret in Austin, Texas over the weekend. Hit the replies to see the setlist from the band's first show in 17 years.

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Jason Tate on Sep 01, 2014 - 10:51 AM
Hit the replies to see Arcade Fire cover Wolf Parade's "I'll Believe in Anything" in Montreal.

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Jason Tate on Sep 01, 2014 - 10:50 AM
I hope everyone has a great Labor Day. Stay safe and enjoy (hopefully) the day off.
Through the years the nation gave increasing emphasis to Labor Day. The first governmental recognition came through municipal ordinances passed during 1885 and 1886. From these, a movement developed to secure state legislation. The first state bill was introduced into the New York legislature, but the first to become law was passed by Oregon on February 21, 1887. During the year four more states — Colorado, Massachusetts, New Jersey, and New York — created the Labor Day holiday by legislative enactment. By the end of the decade Connecticut, Nebraska, and Pennsylvania had followed suit. By 1894, 23 other...
Jason Tate on Sep 01, 2014 - 10:49 AM
Smalls have announced their new singer: Laurel Zarcilla.
Well, here we are. we’d like to welcome our new singer Laurel Zarcilla to Smalls. after a couple of months of planing we were finally able to get together once tour came to an end. Gus came in contact with her through her YouTube channel where she had a pretty good following.

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Jason Tate on Sep 01, 2014 - 10:48 AM
Finch's new song "Anywhere But Here" can be streamed on Bullet.

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Jason Tate on Sep 01, 2014 - 10:42 AM
You can watch Front Porch Step's music video for "Private Fears in Public Places" in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on Sep 01, 2014 - 6:23 AM
A really great acoustic performance from Jimmy Eat World's Jim Adkins during his European solo show can be downloaded here.
Jason Tate on Aug 31, 2014 - 10:49 PM
It's Sunday, and that means it's recommendation day. Here are the staff recommendations for the past week. Hit the replies to let us know what you've loved as well.
Jason TateAs always, check out my blog and the AP.net podcast.
Zac DjamoosThe Weakerthans' Fallow, Mineral's EndSerenading, You Blew It!'s Keep Doing What You're Doing, Moose Blood's Moving Home
Lueda Alia Arms and Sleepers' new single "Swim Team" has been on repeat this week. If you're a fan of Gold Panda, Four Tet and Caribou you need to check this out.
Jake JenkinsJust about done with the first season of Bojack Horseman, real good stuff. As far as music goes, Cashmere Cat, Lido, Jerome LOL, etc.
Jason Tate on Aug 31, 2014 - 1:00 AM
Tonight at the Quesadilla Factory's last show in Centralia, WA, Four Minute Mile announced that this performance will be their last.
Jake Denning on Aug 30, 2014 - 1:06 AM
Hit the replies to see another studio video with New Found Glory.
Jason Tate on Aug 29, 2014 - 2:46 PM
Our interview with Keith Latinen of Empire! Empire! (I Was a Lonely Estate) can be found here.
They would never turn anything down, and they constantly had new material. We kind of made that our approach in Empire!, which is why we’ve got so many splits, so many projects, so many little releases.
Zac Djamoos on Aug 29, 2014 - 11:42 AM
Buffalo, NY, hardcore band KDC will be embarking on a tour with Axis. Dates are in the replies.
Zac Djamoos on Aug 29, 2014 - 11:02 AM
Matt Sharp, formerly of Weezer, talks to Flavorwire about the new Rentals album and his influence on Weezer's early albums.
Would it have been any better or much worse? Would people have said, "Oh my God, Weezer's in Nashville making an acoustic record!"? Maybe! Or maybe people would have said, "This is the most boring record I've heard in my fucking life!" There’s this idea that I would have been a one remedy fix-all, but there’s also that possibility of, "be careful what you wish for." Maybe it would have been a much bleaker thing with me in there. Who knows? I would have maybe put us down very pretentious roads.

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Jason Tate on Aug 29, 2014 - 10:55 AM
Sonder have released their new EP through Bandcamp.

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Jason Tate on Aug 29, 2014 - 10:52 AM
Sirens and Sailor's van was burglarized the other day and they are taking donations.
Every single dollar we brought with us, every single penny that we have earned over the past month of touring overseas has been stolen. Licenses, credit cards, essential medical supplies, laptops, electronic equipment, even down to our toiletries, GONE. In a matter of minutes, our livelihood has been taken from us. Our dream come true has become the exact opposite.

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Jason Tate on Aug 29, 2014 - 10:50 AM

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