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Mike Bell And The Movies' (ex-Algernon Cadwallader, ex-Dangerous Ponies, ex-Bandname) new video for "Everyone" can be seen on AV Club. Their debut full length, Nothing Works, is available on Major Bear's webstore.
Zac Djamoos on 07/02/14 - 09:05 AM
Vinny Vegas released their album The Big White Whale on vinyl yesterday, but I'd be lying if I said that the album hasn't been dominating my iTunes for weeks. Reminiscent of the music I grew up loving here on AP.net, The Big White Whale is an emotionally charged and nostalgic album that's relatable throughout. Take a listen to the entire album here and head to the replies to watch an exclusive acoustic video of "Last of the Lung Benders." Enjoy!
Lueda Alia on 07/02/14 - 09:01 AM
The Gaslight Anthem are officially unveiling "Get Hurt," which leaked online last week, via RollingStone.com today. Check out the track if you haven't listened yet, and remember that Get Hurt comes out August 19 via Island Records and is currently available for preorder.
Thomas Nassiff on 07/02/14 - 08:39 AM
Titus Andronicus' "press conference" last night proved to be frontman Patrick Stickles talking for two hours about his favorite 7" singles and his obsession with the number 7, but there was also some news. The band will launch a series of seven 7" singles, beginning July 7 with a re-release of 2007's "Titus Andronicus" b/w "Fear And Loathing In Mahwah, New Jersey." The band will play a show in Brooklyn to celebrate that, where all attendees will get a free copy of the 2x7" release. The second 7" is due out August 25, and you can hear a new song from that called "Stranded (On My Own)" in the replies, along with the video of the full press conference. The 7" series is available for...
Thomas Nassiff on 07/02/14 - 08:27 AM
The Denver Post writes that Riot Fest's Denver stop (scheduled for Sept. 19-21) could be in trouble this year. People from the town where it's held complained at an open house / community forum about noise (one man said he had to close his windows!), drug use, traffic and other "nasty things."
The future of Riot Fest in Colorado, held for the first time in the state last year at May Farms near Byers, remains uncertain as Arapahoe County officials wrestle with whether to allow the event to continue this year. No decision on the event's future was made Tuesday evening.

Those who packed the American Legion Hall in this small, rural town 40 miles east of Denver to address the Arapahoe...
Thomas Nassiff on 07/02/14 - 08:07 AM
Head to the replies to watch Brian Marquis' "Drink You Up" music video.
Alex DiVincenzo on 07/02/14 - 07:26 AM
Loose Planes is the latest band to bring back the attitude of '90s alt. The Detroit quartet also has a knack for creating music that's equally powerful as it is catchy. Today, we're bringing you the band's new self-titled EP in its entirety, which can be streamed in the replies. Loose Planes is available on July 8th and can be pre-ordered via 6131 Records.
Drew Beringer on 07/02/14 - 05:31 AM
You can stream Chelsea Grin's new album, Ashes to Ashes, in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 07/02/14 - 04:54 AM
Darkest Hour will release their self-titled album August 5th via Sumerian Records. It's up for pre-order now. Stream a new song titled "Wasteland" in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 07/02/14 - 04:52 AM
After seemingly disappearing for the past few years and giving zero updates on any new material or his life since the final tour surrounding his 2009 album, Kings & Queens (except for this appearance on the re-do of Rancid's "Wrongful Suspicion" with Tim Armstrong), Jamie T has announced his return with a few UK live dates which can be seen in the replies. Hopefully this means we will hear of new albums and bigger tours to come.
Kyle Huntington on 07/02/14 - 04:52 AM
Rise Records will be looking for a new intern in the near future. If you live in the Portland, OR area, this is a good opportunity.
Jake Denning on 07/01/14 - 11:11 PM
Watch part of a documentary on ‘68's upcoming album, In Humor And Sadness, below via AltPress. It releases July 8th.
Ryan Gardner on 07/01/14 - 06:57 PM
Watch Ionia's new video for "Captain Humility" below via Under The Gun.
Ryan Gardner on 07/01/14 - 06:49 PM
Vasudeva and Tides of Man have announced a UK/EU tour. Dates are below.
Ryan Gardner on 07/01/14 - 06:46 PM
Reed Wolcott from We Are The Union has a new solo project called Home Haunt. Their debut EP, Go, is available for pay what you want.
Ryan Gardner on 07/01/14 - 06:44 PM
Google has acquired Songza, the playlist curation company.
Google plans to incorporate Songza’s playlists into its Google Play Music All Access subscription service, enhancing its radio function. Google Play already has some human-curated playlists, but largely relies on algorithms for much of its radio-style programming.
Jason Tate on 07/01/14 - 03:39 PM
Sleeping With Sirens will be hopping on the Warped Tour from July 23rd-27th. Hit the replies for more details.
Jake Denning on 07/01/14 - 03:23 PM
Funny that Jason mentioned this, because Brand New just posted this photo of themselves working in the studio. Confirming their earlier update.
Thomas Nassiff on 07/01/14 - 02:17 PM
Tyler Carter's (Issues) long awaited solo record seems to be coming along nicely, perhaps for a fall release? Hopefully so!
Jake Denning on 07/01/14 - 02:17 PM
Watch The Paramedic's video for "Who I've Become" in the replies. It is from the band's upcoming record Diary Of My Demons and is available for pre-order.
Zac Djamoos on 07/01/14 - 12:41 PM
There's probably going to be a two hour pause in news stories as the USA/Belgium World Cup match takes place. So, let's hope Brand New don't announce a new album or anything like that.
Jason Tate on 07/01/14 - 12:36 PM
Pre-orders for the re-release of Canadian indie rock group, Plumtree's debut EP, Flutterboard, are now up on Little League Records. The cassettes are a plum colour. The band existed from 1993 - 2000 and were featured on the Scott Pilgrim Vs The World soundtrack.
Kelly Doherty on 07/01/14 - 12:18 PM
Hit the replies to hear Bucky Isotope's cover of "Rhinestone Cowboy" -- it features Mark Hoppus of Blink-182 on bass.
Jason Tate on 07/01/14 - 12:15 PM
Aaron West and the Roaring Twenties' new album, We Don't Have Each Other, is streaming in the replies.
Jason Tate on 07/01/14 - 12:10 PM
Sony's first Walkman went on sale 35 years ago today. The Verge has a recap on the history of this iconic portable music player.
The first of Sony's iconic portable cassette tape players went on sale on this day, July 1st, back in 1979 for $150. As the story goes, Sony co-founder Masaru Ibuka got the wheels turning months before when he asked for a way to listen to opera that was more portable than Sony's existing TC-D5 cassette players. The charge fell to Sony designer Norio Ohga, who built a prototype out of Sony's Pressman cassette recorder in time for Ibuka's next flight.
Jason Tate on 07/01/14 - 11:43 AM
Doomtree will be releasing a book on August, pre-orders are now up.
Over ten years and 500 pages of behind the scenes photos, artwork, artifacts, and inside jokes from the hardest working collective in hip-hop. Only 1,500 total copies ever made. There will be no re-pressings. Once they're gone, they're gone.

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Jason Tate on 07/01/14 - 11:37 AM
The 1975's Glastonbury set can be streamed here for our UK readers.
Jason Tate on 07/01/14 - 11:34 AM
Sufjan Stevens' video for "Year of the Tiger" can be found in the replies.
Jason Tate on 07/01/14 - 11:21 AM
Antemasque, from Cedric Bixler-Zavala and Omar Rodriguez-Lopez, have released their debut album. You can stream it in the replies.

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Jason Tate on 07/01/14 - 11:19 AM
Our Last Night's Oak Island Acoustic stream can be found in the replies.

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Jason Tate on 07/01/14 - 11:13 AM
Rx Bandits' new song "Meow! Meow! Space Tiger" can be streamed in the replies.
Jason Tate on 07/01/14 - 11:09 AM
Dikembe's new song "Snakes in my Path" can be streamed in the replies.
Jason Tate on 07/01/14 - 11:07 AM
Affiance have released the first song, titled "Limitless," off their new album, Blackout, due out Sept 23rd. It's in the replies.

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Jason Tate on 07/01/14 - 11:05 AM
Ryan Adams will release his 14th solo album, which will be self-titled, on September 9th. Pre-orders are up on iTunes or his website.

Track Listing
1) Gimme Something Good
2) Kim
3) Trouble
4) Am I Safe
5) My Wrecking Ball
6) Stay With Me
7) Shadows
8) Feels Like Fire
9) I Just Might
10) Tired Of Giving Up
11) Let Go

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Jason Tate on 07/01/14 - 11:01 AM
Hit the replies to see Jess Bowen of The Summer Set's drum cover of Paramore's "Misery Business."

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Jason Tate on 07/01/14 - 10:53 AM
Atreyu are back.
Atreyu is pleased to announce we are making new music together and have plans to resume playing live again, starting with our main stage appearance at Aftershock on Sunday September 14th, 2014.
Jason Tate on 07/01/14 - 10:47 AM
Hit the replies to listen to Anberlin's "Atonement."
Jason Tate on 07/01/14 - 10:45 AM
Max Bemis of Say Anything talks to that "stupid website with Satan as its figurehead" about Hebrews.
And, eventually, it drove me to drop out of college and pursue music. "Admit It!!!" it was written around 2002, after the first Strokes record came out. This is pre-Vampire Weekend, it's pre-fun. and stuff like that. It was literally the beginnings of the "hipster." It was right then, people were just starting to move to Brooklyn to reclaim it and gentrify it. But I feel like I skirt that line—if you look at me, I could just be any other 30-year-old dude walking around in Greenpoint and my friends and tastes and sense of humor could just put me directly into what could be considered...
Jason Tate on 07/01/14 - 10:43 AM
With the news of Jimmy Eat World's Futures anniversary tour, I feel like there's no better time to premiere this. We've got an exclusive stream of Daisyhead's (excellent) cover of "Work" off the upcoming No Sleep Records Comp for Mom. Check out the track in the replies and then pre-order the comp off their site.
Zac Djamoos on 07/01/14 - 10:28 AM
Hit the replies to stream a new United Nations track titled "United Nations Vs. United Nations."
Jake Jenkins on 07/01/14 - 09:46 AM
The Dirty Nil will release a new 7" through Fat Wreck Chords on August 19. One of the two tracks is currently streaming over at Noisey.
Deborah Remus on 07/01/14 - 09:08 AM
Happy July! It is the 182nd day of the year, which means there are only 183 days left, which means we are halfway through 2014 so it is time to make lists. Today we present to you our Mid-Year Report, the very best of what came out in the first six months of the year as determined by your AP.net staff members. In the replies, you can check out our compiled staff list along with our individual rankings, and as always, please tell us what we missed, what's ranked too high or too low, or that you 100% agree with everything we've ever said.
Thomas Nassiff on 07/01/14 - 08:40 AM
Rock, flag, and eagle!
Staff ReviewsEvery Time I Die - From Parts Unknown (Drew Beringer)
Old Crow Medicine Show - Remedy (Gregory Robson)
Drew Beringer on 07/01/14 - 08:24 AM
You may remember Haverford's split last year with State Lines, who the band will be supporting on tour for a short stint. Well, the band recently wrapped up a new EP called Alaskan Summer. Today, we are streaming the whole thing. Hit the replies to check it out - it will be name your price on July 3rd.
Ryan Gardner on 07/01/14 - 06:26 AM
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