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Matty Mullins new single "99% Soul" can be streamed in the replies.
Jason Tate on Sep 02, 2014 - 9:54 PM
A trailer for the upcoming AOL documentary True Trans With Laura Jane Grace has appeared on Time.
Jason Tate on Sep 02, 2014 - 9:50 PM
New Politics' new single "Everywhere I Go (Kings And Queens)" can be streamed in the replies.
Jason Tate on Sep 02, 2014 - 9:49 PM
Eagle eyed fans have noticed that Dustin Kensrue is no longer listed as a pastor on the Mars Hill website.
Jason Tate on Sep 02, 2014 - 9:48 PM
Some photos are starting to show up online from what the photo takers are calling a video shoot for a new Fall Out Boy single with the rumored title of "Centuries."
Jason Tate on Sep 02, 2014 - 9:46 PM
Lagwagon will be touring across the U.S. and Canada with Swingin' Utters and This Legend later this year in support of Hang. Dates in the replies.
Deborah Remus on Sep 02, 2014 - 6:42 PM
Brighter Brightest will now release Arrow on September 16. To tide people over for now the band has released two bonus tracks that were recorded during the Right For Me sessions.
Deborah Remus on Sep 02, 2014 - 6:36 PM
Crisis Arm's video for "Position" can be found in the replies.
Zac Djamoos on Sep 02, 2014 - 3:27 PM
Hit the replies to watch Last in Line cover Bruno Mars' "Locked Out of Heaven."
Zac Djamoos on Sep 02, 2014 - 3:21 PM
A Social State's sophomore full-length, How to Get to Heaven, comes out this Saturday. The Scranton, PA, four-piece play "alternative rock" that ought to appeal to fans of bands like Anberlin. You can stream the album in the replies, and be on the lookout for our review.
Zac Djamoos on Sep 02, 2014 - 3:10 PM
I find myself being extremely picky with music festivals in my old age, but the ridiculous(ly awesome) lineup at Riot Fest Toronto left me no choice but to make plans to attend. Over the past few weeks, I have been trying to finalize a schedule so I can make sure to catch every band I'm eager to see, but it took me only a few minutes upon starting on an actual list to say "Screw it, I'm just going to roam around, enjoy good music as I go, and have some delicious food and beer." That seems about as solid of a plan as it gets with my experience at festivals, except there are 5 bands at this year's Toronto Riot Fest that I will most definitely make sure to see -- rain or shine. Head to the...
Lueda Alia on Sep 02, 2014 - 2:19 PM
The Madden Brothers' new song "Dear Jane" can be heard in the replies.
Jason Tate on Sep 02, 2014 - 1:39 PM
Remember The Crimson Armada? They were a metalcore band that was gaining some steam a few years back, until vocalist Saud Ahmed decided to go in a new direction - The Holy Guile is that new direction. Today, we're premiering a new song from the band, "California Gold", a tribute to Mitch Lucker, who passed away in a motorcycle accident in November of 2012. The song is from the band's upcoming album OG (mixed by Joey Sturgis), which drops September 30th.
Jake Denning on Sep 02, 2014 - 12:40 PM
Dan Campbell just posted a photo of The Wonder Years' new practice space with the caption "Since our last practice spot was condemned by the board of health, we'll be writing our next record in this new luxurious practice space ... until it too gets condemned by the board of health." It seems as though they'll be getting to work on LP4 sooner rather than later.
Thomas Nassiff on Sep 02, 2014 - 11:18 AM
Counting Crows have an excellent new album out today and we have a special interview with Adam Duritz talking about it. Check it out here.
I don’t think anyone knows what sells records. There is literally no one who thought our first record was going to sell that many. There’s no way. Nobody did. It just happens sometimes. You can’t manipulate popular culture. Well, I guess sometimes you can, but we’re not in that business. The smartest thing we always seemed to do was do what we wanted to do, since that’s what got us there in the first place. Our best records were always going to be made by us, so we just made the records we wanted to make. There’s a certain truth in that that bears...
Jonathan Bautts on Sep 02, 2014 - 11:17 AM
Copeland have revealed the track listing for their upcoming album, Ixora. Don't forget to pre-order the album as well, Halloween will be here before you know it.

Track Listing
01) Have I Always Loved You?
02) Disjointed
03) I Can Make You Feel Young Again
04) Erase
05) Lavender
06) Ordinary
07) Like A Lie
08) Chiromancer
09) World Turn
10) Like I Want You
11) In Her Arms You Will Never Starve
Keagan Ilvonen on Sep 02, 2014 - 10:33 AM
Hoodie Allen has announced the "People Keep Talking" U.S. headliner, with support from Chiddy Bang and Taylor Bennett. Head to the replies to check out all the dates.
Jake Denning on Sep 02, 2014 - 10:23 AM
The Quesadilla Factory in Centralia, WA held their last show last Friday night, and The Story So Far flew out to play an hour-long set at this 300 cap restaurant. Head to the replies to see them play their closer, "Mt. Diablo", as well as "High Regard" and "Quicksand". You can also check out photos from Future-Breed and Jesus Martinez.
Jake Denning on Sep 02, 2014 - 10:13 AM
Hit the replies for a video of Fall Out Boy performing "Save Rock and Roll" for a MDA telethon.
Jason Tate on Sep 02, 2014 - 10:02 AM
David Weiss over at SonicScoop writes about the decision to allow no artificial reverb on La Dispute's Wildlife.
Like many feats of engineering, the “no reverb” rule came not by design but as a matter of natural course, starting at the initial sessions in Chicago. “We had miked the drums in the live room, and the room mics that were in there were set up for talkback,” Pedulla recalls. “Then the guitarist was in there to be next to his amp, and we started realizing, ‘This sounds cool.’ The parts needed this ambience, and sounded really good with that sound that you don’t get from close mics.
Jason Tate on Sep 02, 2014 - 9:57 AM
ShopRadioCast has up pre-orders for Modest Mouse's This is a Long Drive... and The Lonesome Crowded West on vinyl.
Jason Tate on Sep 02, 2014 - 9:50 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
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
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
Why bring her back if you can live her down?
Show ReviewsTom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Steve Winwood - Boston, MA [Photos] (Alex DiVincenzo)
Staff InterviewsCounting Crows (Jonathan Bautts)
Alex DiVincenzo on Sep 02, 2014 - 6:04 AM
Knuckle Puck's Oak Street 7" is streaming on bandcamp.
Alex DiVincenzo on Sep 02, 2014 - 5:48 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
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

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