Since tomorrow's Halloween, we've got a special exclusive today. We Are the Finale have a new Halloween-themed single, premiering exclusively here. It's called "Well Enough Alone" and you can check it out in the replies.
Ivadell will release its new Flow digitally on November 18th via Broken Circles. Today we are streaming a new song from the EP titled "Breaking Light." If you dig Quicksand, Balance, and the like then this is for you. Check it out in the replies.
Atlanta's Slowriter has a sound that features a unique flow of all sorts of sounds, clips, and vocals. King of the Void is available tomorrow via Autumn+Colour but you can stream it in the replies now.
The Background recently worked on two new songs - "Get Away" and "Monster" - mixed by Mike Hart and mastered by Tyler Smyth (Dangerkids). We are premiering both of them. Check them out in the replies. They'll be available tomorrow on iTunes/Spotify.
Choir Vandals will release its new EP, At Night on October 27th via 6131 Records and we have the exclusive stream in the replies. If you like what you hear, make sure you pre-order it (UK friends - preorder here).
Holy Pinto is about to embark on a tour with Chris Farren of Fake Problems. Dates are in the replies, along with an exclusive live video of the band performing "Congratulations" from their Brunswick Mill EP.
Lost Like Lions is a new pop-rock band from New York just gearing up to release their debut EP The Way of the World. Today we're premiering the album's closing track, "Peace at Hand," featuring AJ Perdomo of The Dangerous Summer - band who's not a poor reference point for Lost Like Lions' sound, actually. Check it out in the replies.
La Bella Charade spent the summer recording their second EP of the year called Born To Crawl, which releases on October 31st. We are streaming the whole thing a week early. Check it out in the replies if you're a fan of pop-punk.
I'm incredibly excited to share a brand new track from The Classic Crime...well, a old song revisited anyways. "The Coldest Heart" first appeared on the band's debut album, Albatross, and now they've revisited it for What Was Done Vol I, a collection of revisited and acoustic songs from the band's incredible collection of songs over the past decade. If you liked the song, you can pre-order the album here - What Was Done Vol. I comes out on October 27th via Bad Christian. Hit the replies to check out "The Coldest Heart".
Today we have an exclusive video premiere from San Antonio, TX trio Vetter Kids. The video is titled "Chlorine Dream" and is the opening cut of Logan, the band's new EP which is available now. Check it out in the replies.
Northernmost are self-releasing their new EP, Culprit, on November 4th. We are premiering a new song called "All Smiles," which you can hear in the replies. The song draws a lot of evident influences from Balance & Composure.
A while back, I wrote a review for Stepfriends' album All We've Got. Then we premiered a few tracks from the album. Today, we're excited to stream the full album, for fans of Weatherbox and Into It. Over It. Check that out in the replies, then preorder it. All We've Got is out tomorrow via intheclouds, and it'll be up for pay-what-you-want on their bandcamp.
Wounds are releasing their debut album, Die Young, on November 24th via Razor & Tie Records. During the recording of the album, one of it's members fell from a 4-story balcony in Dublin. Doctors told him he would never pick up a guitar again, but he recovered and completed the album many months later with the band. The result is an equally dark and heavy album in vein of Bring Me The Horizon. We are premiering a sampler of four new songs from it - give them a listen in the replies. If you like what you hear, you can pre-order the album tomorrow and get these four songs instantly.
In reviewingForever Came Calling's debut LP Contender in 2012, I wrote that the California-based pop-punk act wrote the best straightforward album in the genre that year. With so many pop-punk acts making sure to not bend the rules of the genre, you have to be particularly good to stand out if you go that route, and Forever Came Calling did it well. That description is still applicable in regards to the band's new album, What Matters Most (which you can stream in the replies), but the group has learned on LP2 that they don't have to shy away from their greatest strength: Delivering catchy-as-hell pop hooks. These aren't really hooks for the sake of hooks, either; What Matters Most ebbs...
Waypoint's new EP, Creature of Habit, releases November 18th via Spartan Records. We are premiering a new song called "Translation." Check it out in the replies. Fans of early 2000s alt-rock or more recently bands like O'Brother should like this one. If you like what you hear, you can pre-order it.
A trio comprised of two brothers and their cousin, The Rebel Light recorded vocals for their new music in a bathroom and drums in a woodshed. How's that for DIY? Today, we are premiering a new song called "Strangers." Check it out if you're looking for some indie-pop music fit for summer beaches. Fans of recent Hellogoodbye with more of a Beach Boys influence should enjoy this one.
You can check out a remix of the Barren Womb song "Will you be God's art or Satan's graffiti" in the replies. The original track appears on the band's latest album, The sun's not yellow, it's chicken, which is available now via Spartan Records.
"After finishing up the recording of "The sun's not yellow, it's chicken", Ole (Spangrud of Neptune Surf Club, Mørkemakt) floated us the idea of doing a remix of one of the tracks. We of course accepted in a heartbeat and what we got was this awesome Big Beat banger, simply dripping of early 90's nostalgia. Enjoy!"
Major League will release their sophomore full-length, There's Nothing Wrong with Me, on November 4 via No Sleep Records. Hit the replies to check out the album's third single, "Recovery," and then pre-order the album.
Kingdom Of Giants will be releasing their brand new record Ground Culture on 10/21 through InVogue Records, and today we're bringing you a lyric video for their song "Endure", featuring Ricky Armellino. Head to the replies to check it out. You can pre-order the record here.
Courtesy Drop's new EP Stabilize will be released on October 28 via Animal Style Records. Today we are premiering a new song off the EP titled "Beauty is in the Eyes of the Imperfect." Enjoy the band's style of melodic post-hardcore in the replies and pre-order the record today.
If the name Topher Mohr sounds familiar to you, it might be because he's spent the last few years working with the great Mayer Hawthorne. Or perhaps you came across his incredible debutPhlotilla. 2014 finds Topher Mohr working on his solo project yet again, which, unsurprisingly, is as good as you'd expect. Today we're premiering the song "Do You" (in the replies), a smooth R&B track with a hook that will probably leave you wanting more. Luckily, Mohr is currently working on a new EP, so keep an eye out for that in the foreseeable future... and enjoy this great track for the time being!
We've teamed up with our friends over at Soundsupply to offer a curated "drop" -- a collection of 10 handpicked albums by our staff for only $15. We've got albums from Patent Pending, Half Hearted Hero, The Caterpillars, Junior Battles, Free Throw, and even more on here. So, head over to their site and check it the whole collection, stream some of the songs, read the blurbs written by staff members -- and pick up the drop.
John Nolan wrote the new song "Here Comes the Wolf" for the upcoming film Bridge and Tunnel. The song has already won Best Original song at the Long Island Film Expo, was nominated for the same award at festivals in Maine and Long Beach and is nominated for the same award in this weekend’s Venice Beach Festival. We've got the song streaming for you in the replies. The soundtrack to the film is also now available on iTunes. When describing the difference between writing a song for his solo work or a movie, John said:
It was pretty similar to what I would have done [when writing a song] on my own. Except when I was putting the music together I was maybe thinking of making something a...
Former Bury Your Dead singer Myke Terry has taken traded in breakdowns and mosh pits for a throwback funk/soul sound on his solo material. The result will appeal to fans of Michael Jackson, Prince and Justin Timberlake. Head to the replies to hear the title track from his debut EP, Red Handed, which is due out later this year.
If you hit the replies we've got a stream of Somos' "Letters From An Absent Future" -- the first song to be released from the band's 7" split with Sorority Noise, which will be out on November 4th via Bad Timing Records.
Illinois heavy hitters Villains asked fans to take a picture of themselves holding a sign saying what they missed. They compiled the results for a lyric video for their new single, "Like Father//Like Son." You can watch it in the replies, where you'll also find their upcoming tour dates. The band will self-release their debut album, Freudian Slip, on November 11.
New Jersey-based rockers The Blithedale Romance filmed a really cool music video for "State of Fear," which we're premiering in the replies. The song appears on their upcoming EP, Wanderer, which drops next Tuesday. Recommended for fans of Rise Against, Foo Fighters and At the Drive in.
Heart Attack Man recently signed to Mayfly Records, and we're excited to premiere their label debut Acid Rain in full. Check it out if you're in the mood for some Weezer-influenced pop-punk. If you like what you hear, be sure to pre-order the EP.