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Watch New Found Glory's fifth Resurrection studio video in the replies.
Ryan Gardner on 10/09/14 - 09:37 AM
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.
Drew Beringer on 10/09/14 - 09:00 AM
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 debut Phlotilla. 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!
Lueda Alia on 10/09/14 - 06:30 AM
"There’s something disturbing about recalling a warm memory and feeling utterly cold."
Staff ReviewsNew Found Glory - Resurrection (Thomas Nassiff)
From Indian Lakes - Absent Sounds (Blake Solomon)
Staff Interviews New Found Glory (Jonathan Bautts)
Show PhotosNew Found Glory, We Are The In Crowd, and Fireworks - Austin, TX (Ryan Gardner)
Ryan Gardner on 10/09/14 - 06:20 AM
Watch Real Friends' perform an acoustic version of "Sixteen" in the replies.
Ryan Gardner on 10/08/14 - 08:25 PM
Out November 17 is Bruce Springsteen's The Album Collection Vol. 1, which contains reissues of Springsteen's first seven studio LPs, comprising all of his work between 1973's Greetings From Asbury Park, N.J. to 1984's super-hit Born In The U.S.A. All of the albums are remastered, and it can be purchased on Amazon now -- for $85 on CD and $200 on vinyl. Woof.
Thomas Nassiff on 10/08/14 - 07:50 PM
MOD SUN has signed to Rostrum Records, and has released a brand new music video for "1970", which you can check out in the replies. Look for his label debut album in early 2015.
Jake Denning on 10/08/14 - 07:10 PM
Cane Hill have signed to Rise Records.
Jason Tate on 10/08/14 - 06:02 PM
Check out Ourlives' new single "Blurry Eyes" on EW.com. Den of Lions comes out this Tuesday.
Zac Djamoos on 10/08/14 - 05:08 PM
Chuck Ragan will be performing a show at New Brunswick, New Jersey's Court Tavern on October 25. Matt Pryor, Jared Hart, and Cory Branan will be opening.
Zac Djamoos on 10/08/14 - 04:58 PM
The first person to respond to this thread will win CD copies of Hostage Calm's Die On Stage and Citizen's Youth.
Zac Djamoos on 10/08/14 - 04:54 PM
I Call Fives will be playing their debut EP, First Things First, to celebrate its six year anniversary on December 20th at the TLA in Philadelphia. Dan Campbell of The Wonder Years will be providing vocals for the band. The bill also includes Man Overboard, State Champs, Tiny Moving Parts, Front Porch Step, and Light Years.
Ryan Gardner on 10/08/14 - 01:04 PM
UK artist Sivu is streaming his debut album, Something On High, a week ahead of its release and you can hear it in full in the replies. If you're a fan of Bon Iver, Bombay Bicycle Club and an orchestral slant then do yourself a favour and check it out.
Kyle Huntington on 10/08/14 - 12:56 PM
Hostage Calm have broken up.
Hostage Calm has broken up. It’s too soon, it’s too young, and it hurts too much. All planned shows are canceled. We are still figuring out if and when there will be any final shows. I want to personally thank every one of you who supported us over the years. You shared so much more with us than you’ll ever know. From our music to our politics, you helped make a bunch of Wallingford kids’ foolish dreams a reality. It was the great privilege of our young lives. To all of you who’ve connected with us, who’ve grown with us, who’ve loved, changed, cried, lived with us - and to all of you who will yet - Just know that we loved what we did, and we could never have...
Thomas Nassiff on 10/08/14 - 12:24 PM
You can now pre-order Knuckle Puck's new EP, While I Stay Secluded. It releases October 28th via Bad Timing Records.
Ryan Gardner on 10/08/14 - 12:16 PM
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.
Jason Tate on 10/08/14 - 11:18 AM
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...
Jason Tate on 10/08/14 - 11:09 AM
Deryck Whibley has released an alternate version to Sum 41's "Open Your Eyes."
i have a whole stock pile of old sum 41 stuff saved in storage. versions of songs that never got used, old demos, unreleased tracks etc. i found something the other day that i had forgotten about. this was the original version for the song open your eyes. it has a shorter first chorus and a different guitar solo. this was the way i intended the song to be but somehow it got changed in the studio along the way. i ended up using this solo in a different song later on, but i always liked this version and i still do

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Jason Tate on 10/08/14 - 11:00 AM
Kim Gordon's memoir, Girl in a Band, will be released on February 24, 2015.
Jason Tate on 10/08/14 - 10:53 AM
Hostage Calm have dropped off their tour with Citizen and been replaced by Slingshot Dakota.
Jason Tate on 10/08/14 - 10:51 AM
Rancid's new song "Face Up" can be heard in the replies.
Jason Tate on 10/08/14 - 10:49 AM
Enter Shikari will release The Mindsweep on January 19th.
Jason Tate on 10/08/14 - 10:48 AM
Weezer's performance of "Ain't Got Nobody" on Jimmy Kimmel can be found in the replies.
Jason Tate on 10/08/14 - 10:46 AM
Hit the replies to stream Transit's new song "Saturday, Sunday."
Jason Tate on 10/08/14 - 10:43 AM
Hope you enjoyed our little foray into pastel colors yesterday. I've reset the default theme to red, but if you liked the purple I've left it as an option in the settings (at the bottom).
Jason Tate on 10/08/14 - 10:40 AM
Run the Jewels' sophomore album RTJ2 came with a preorder package that promised the album would be remixed entirely with cat noises if it was reached. A fan started a kickstarter to reach the $40,000 price tage, and El-P promised to follow through with the project if it was reached, with the proceeds going to charity. Now, Zola Jesus, Danny Brown's in-house producer Skywlkr, and Just Blaze have all promised to contribute production as well. Additionally, Just Blaze will release all the drum kits he used between 2001 and 2005 for free if the goal is reached.
Ryan Dennehy on 10/08/14 - 09:45 AM
Meredith Graves of Perfect Pussy has written an editorial for Pitchfork about the continuing one-sided conflict between Sun Kil Moon's Mark Kozelak and The War on Drugs.
It seems this is most people's opinion of the one-sided beef: Kozelek, a notorious curmudgeon, isn't doing anything harmful by harassing these guys. In fact, he's just doing what he's always done—being a grumpy ass who doesn't seem to care what people think of him. These same people insist that ignoring him and letting him continue to do this kind of stuff is the best option moving forward. To speak up about this kind of behavior from artists and performers is to inevitably be met with, "Lighten up, not everything has...
Ryan Dennehy on 10/08/14 - 09:33 AM
Single Mothers' music video for "Half-Lit" can be seen in the replies.
Deborah Remus on 10/08/14 - 07:55 AM
Stick To Your Guns' George Schmitz has posted the third video in a series that explains the recording process behind their upcoming record, Disobedient, which comes out February 10th, 2015 via Sumerian Records. Head to the replies to check it out.
Jake Denning on 10/08/14 - 07:10 AM
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.
Alex DiVincenzo on 10/08/14 - 06:03 AM
Crystal Castles have broken up, as singer Alice Glass decides to pursuit a solo career. Can we have a discussion on how incredible this duo has been, so I, you know, don't sit in the corner and weep for the rest of the day? Let's do it.
Lueda Alia on 10/08/14 - 05:54 AM
The Madden Brothers will be doing a string of east coast headline dates with support from Front Porch Step and Keta. Dates are in the replies.
Christian Wagner on 10/08/14 - 05:36 AM
You can stream Pompeii's gorgeous new album Loom at AltSounds. Thoughts?
Zac Djamoos on 10/07/14 - 04:51 PM
McBusted are releasing their debut single, "Air Guitar," on November 3rd. An instagram clip can be heard here.
Joe DeAndrea on 10/07/14 - 03:32 PM
Stream Sinclair's new song called "Holla" in the replies.
Ryan Gardner on 10/07/14 - 03:21 PM
Listen to The Saddest Landscape's cover of Inside Out's "Burning Fight" in the replies via Punktastic. The track comes from their upcoming split with Frameworks.
Alex DiVincenzo on 10/07/14 - 03:07 PM
To celebrate its launch, BBC Music commissioned a cover of The Beach Boys' "God Only Knows" with Brian Wilson, Pharrell, Lorde, Stevie Wonder, Dave Grohl, Elton John, Chris Martin, Brian May, Florence Welch, One Direction and many more. Check it out in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 10/07/14 - 02:30 PM
HIM and Motionless In White will be playing some shows together in December. Dates are in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 10/07/14 - 02:22 PM
AC/DC have released the first single from Rock or Bust. Jump to the replies to stream "Play Ball."
Alex DiVincenzo on 10/07/14 - 02:16 PM
Hear a new Night Riots' song called "Contagious" in the replies.
Ryan Gardner on 10/07/14 - 02:15 PM
Listen to Cold War Kids's new song, "Hot Coals," in the replies. Hold My Home will be released on October 21st via Downtown Records, but you can pre-order it now through Pledge Music and receive an instant download of the single.
Alex DiVincenzo on 10/07/14 - 02:13 PM
Gameface's cover of Justin Timberlake's "Mirrors" can be heard in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 10/07/14 - 02:09 PM
Terror's animated music video for "Cold Truth" is in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 10/07/14 - 02:07 PM
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