Ryan of Mixtapes has released the 2nd episode of his podcast. This week he talks about the irony of someone hating yourself for hating things, they field calls from Soupy of The Wonder Years and others, meeting people from chat lines, getting McDonalds and more.
Ryan Rockwell from Mixtapes and comedian Justin Schafer have started a podcast called Big Snackers. The weekly podcast mainly focuses on music, movies, and other forms of pop culture. This week they discuss Miley Cyrus, Robin Thicke, One Direction Hating Beliebers, pop punk, getting old, and playing laser tag against 15 year olds. You can follow on Twitter, subscribe on itunes and listen here.
On The Gunz Show, Down With Webster announced that they will be touring the US for the first time in over a year in the fall, and also that they're about ready to wrap up recording their new album. You can listen to it here.
Complete Control Radio is celebrating the life of Tony Sly on the one year anniversary of his passing. Hosted by Joe Sib (SideOneDummy Records), the entire two hour show will be centered around Tony and his solo work, as well as his work with No Use For A Name. There will be many guests and premieres. Tune in this Sunday at 10 PM PST to 98.7FM in Los Angeles (also available via iHeartRadio). More info is in the replies.
In an interview with The Gunz Show, Marianas Trench revealed they shot a new music video which will be "Tarantino-esque" and will be 9 minutes long. In addition, the band will be headed to the UK later this year. Listen to the interview here.
Every year I try to convince Midtown. In my perfect world this year’s headliners would have been Fall Out Boy and Midtown. I’m going to get them – I think it will be next year or 2015. Every year I go after them first and then Jay-Z, and as soon as they say no I know that it’s a normal year. Midtown know when the right time will be. It has to be a mutual thing.
It’s going to be a 12 song album. If I could describe this record in one word, I’d say we made a “rock” album. Its right back to what everyone loves from the Underdog Alma Mater days and that’s a really big deal for our band. We’re planning to release the album the last week of June, we’re pushing for a June 24th release date.
"It’s kind of funny releasing a single when you have 11 songs on an album because everyone is trying to make guesses on what the album is going to be like. That song is cool, but I think the album is so packed, in my opinion there’s at least five other songs that top that one. I think we could have released any song off the album and it couldn’t have gone wrong, it’s such a seamless album. We’re kind of branching out from the simplicity of the last album a bit. The sound, the quality, and what we put into it is just very crisp and on point. I think we...
Adam Carolla and Dr. Drew have gotten back together to reunite the beloved Loveline team from back in the day. The new podcast is called The Adam & Drew Show and you can listen to the first episode in the replies. Nothing has been said as to if they will follow the ways of the past having bands on frequently, but I figured some people would be interested.
On tonight’s episode of The Gunz Show, our friend Gunz talked with Mike Hansen of Pentimento about how the band was forced to release their new record for free after issues arose with former label Panic Records.
The Internet Radio Fairness Act is a proposed bill that would cut royalties for musicians made from internet radio sites like Pandora or Spotify by "85%," according to sources. This is an interesting, developing, story ... and one to keep an eye on.
Check out an interview with Henry Rollins on X106.7 in Columbus, Ohio. The interview goes over a wide variety of things: messing with TMZ photographers, how he didn't fall into the rock and roll lifestyle of the 80s and 90s, the new Capitalism tour, and his Nat Geo specials.
Black Keys are leading the charts, Gotye continues to dominate, fun. is still in the top 10 with "We Are Young" while "Some Nights" hits its peak at 13. The Gaslight Anthem continue their climb and land on 26. You can check out the full charts in the replies.
After 6 years of doing radio in high school and college, today is my final time going on air. I will be broadcasting live from 10 AM EST to 8 PM EST playing nothing but pop-punk and will be having a lot of special guests on the show throughout the day. You can listen online here. The schedule of guests is in the replies. If you like what you hear, this may turn into something for AP in the future...