I called it the very first time I heard Cities. There was just NO way that Anberlin wouldn't get signed to a major after they put out that record. When I found out that I was right, I was stoked. Right now I'm not so sure.
Aside from some already crappy issues Universal is having with the release of Anberlin's new album, they are starting off on the wrong foot with promotion. Firstly, I haven't seen nearly as much promotion for Anberlin on Universal as they had on Tooth and Nail. Anberlin is a band that have always had a big and very radio-friendly sound while maintaining massive amounts of musical integrity. They deserve a lot more than what they've gotten so far.
But here is my actual beef...(the other stuff sucks, but this is what's getting me at the...[read more]