The Company We Keep vocalist Haden Brightwell will not be touring with the band; TCWK will perform their 11/14 - 11/16 dates with a replacement vocalist, and has dropped all other tour dates. A statement from guitarist Brian Southall is below, with another expected in the coming weeks.
Branden & I wanted nothing more than to spend these next few weeks on stage playing our new album for anyone that would listen, but now that will not be possible. Unfortunately, Haden informed us last week that she will be unable to join us on this tour. Her reasons are not ours to share. Our friend Kara Dupuy has offered to help us out during this time so that we can at least perform at our 2 Album...
We’re super excited to announce that the Lawrence Arms have signed to Epitaph. We went and visited them in LA, we had some laughs and some grilled cheeses. We talked to Brett underneath the original painting of the Against the Grain cover (awesome!) and we thought that, shit, what better way to come back from a long break than on the label that put out most of the records that got us into punk rock in the first place? You know what? That’s all true, but sheesh…why do we even need to explain this to anyone? It used to be, a band just made a move and people were left to whisper about what happened, why, how it’ll change shit etc. like a...
If you're not already familiar with July, that's bound to change with the release of their TDR Records debut, What We Signed Up For, which comes out November 12. The Canadian pop punk group were recognized as part of the Absolute 100 in 2012, and they've continued to impress us since. Head to the replies to stream "To All the Kids," a banger that sounds like a cross between All Time Low and Four Year Strong.
Today we are very excited to premiere Thief Club's "Follow You." The solo project of Nick of Hit The Lights, he channeled the style that brought Hit The Lights to prominence - aggressive pop-punk songs with honest lyrics and humongous hooks. This body of work proves why Hit The Lights wrote some of the most influential (and in my opinion underrated) releases in the genre. "Follow You" features site favorite Shane Henderson of Valencia lending his voice on the track. Listen to it in the replies.
On Friday night, I was in attendance for MOD SUN's performance in Eugene, OR, as part of Hoodie Allen's "Party With Your Friends" headliner. "Free Love" is off MOD SUN's upcoming debut album, and you can check it out in the replies.
We're excited to have the guys from Stick To Your Guns come back and chat with us at 5:15pm PST. They've just started a full U.S. tour with The Story So Far, Rotting Out, SouvenirsCA, and Heart to Heart - dates can be found here. Also, we're excited to premiere a brand new episode of The Waiting Room, a performance series recorded at Panda Studios (Prod. Sam Pura), which can be viewed in the replies.
The guys from Stick To Your Guns will be returning to chat again tonight at 5:15pm PST/8:15pm EST. We will also be premiering a brand new live session from the band, as part of Sam Pura's "The Waiting Room" series.