Noise Creators is a new website to help bands find the right producer for them. Press release in the replies.
Every day, it gets easier for unknown musicians to take over the world. But one advantage the labels have always held over DIY acts is the knowledge of every producer in the field who can take a good band and make them amazing... until now! Noise Creators is here to change that with a FREE service that allows you to look up your favorite artists and get to know the producers behind their recordings, read interviews with them, check out podcasts, and then book time to make a great record with them. You can also contact us directly and weíll recommend you the best producer for...
Jason Tate on 12/17/15 - 12:45 PM
Bonfires have released their new EP and announce the departure of their lead singer. We discuss some of the insider baseball stuff surrounding this on this week's podcast.
After careful thought and a lot of internal conversation, our vocalist Zech Pluister will be stepping away from his role in Bonfires. This may come across as a sudden decision to our fans, but itís an important decision for us to make, and we want to be as transparent as we can about it in order to keep the band moving on.

With that said, we recorded an EP called "The Way This Ends" over the summer. This development threw a wrench in our plans to release the record early next year, so, in cooperation with Bad...
Jason Tate on 12/17/15 - 12:07 PM
Today's episode of Encore looks at the lead up to Star Wars (of course), before looking at this week's topics: Brian Fallon's new song, The 1975's new song, Paramore losing a member, Cartel releasing an acoustic album, The Starting Line releasing a new song, and some weirdness in the Bad Timing Records camp related to Bonfires. You'll find show notes, ways to subscribe, and links to stream and/or downloaded this episode in the replies.

You can subscribe to this podcast in iTunes, via any podcast player using our RSS feed, on SoundCloud, via Overcast, on YouTube, or on Stitcher. You can also find all of our previous episodes archived on our podcast page, at chorus.fm, in iTunes and on
Jason Tate on 12/17/15 - 12:04 PM
Nightmare of You will be performing their self-titled album in Chicago on January 9th.
Jason Tate on 12/17/15 - 11:33 AM
Sparrow Sleeps as released an album of Bayside lullabies called Calm.
Jason Tate on 12/17/15 - 11:30 AM
Pass Away (I am the Avalanche and Crime in Stereo) have released a new song on Bandcamp.
Jason Tate on 12/17/15 - 11:24 AM
You can stream Bohnes' (Alex DeLeon of The Cab) latest song called "Middle Finger" in the replies.
Keagan Ilvonen on 12/17/15 - 11:13 AM
Star Wars: The Force Awakens opens tonight and tomorrow in theaters everywhere. Just wanted to direct fans to the official thread in the forums for the movie. I'll be seeing it tonight, Thomas is going tomorrow, so look for a full podcast next week on pretty much only this.
Jason Tate on 12/17/15 - 11:12 AM
One of my favorite songs of 2015 has finally got a video treatment. Head to the replies to watch Diplo & Sleepy Tom's new video for "Be Right There."
Keagan Ilvonen on 12/17/15 - 11:05 AM
You might be aware that a little movie called Star Wars: The Force Awakens opens tonight. To celebrate, we're premiering One Week Gone's Star Wars-inspired music video for "Clear Eyes, Full Hearts." The catchy pop-punk song is the title track from the Swedish group's latest EP, which we're still streaming here.
Alex DiVincenzo on 12/17/15 - 10:51 AM
Head to the replies to stream The Starting Line's new song, "Anyways."
Keagan Ilvonen on 12/17/15 - 10:44 AM
Jump to the replies to stream/download Butch Walker's new holiday song, "Santa'Self (Fuck Your Christmas Party)."
Keagan Ilvonen on 12/17/15 - 10:42 AM
Baroness are streaming their new album Purple in full. It's in the replies.

Submitted by Jasonhxc
Blake Solomon on 12/17/15 - 10:23 AM
Milk Teeth released a new song called "Kabuki." It's in the replies.

Submitted by exitsummer
Blake Solomon on 12/17/15 - 09:00 AM
I feel like we've confirmed this news like a million times, but, Travis Barker has confirmed Blink-182 is recording a new album on Snapchat.

Submitted by bradsonemanband
Blake Solomon on 12/17/15 - 08:56 AM
Killswitch Engage have announced that their upcoming seventh album will be called Incarnate.

Submitted by Jasonhxc
Blake Solomon on 12/17/15 - 08:56 AM
Nick Vombrack's The Record Podcast has a new episode up with Nic Newsham (Gatsby's American Dream, The Money Pit). You can hear the episode here.
Blake Solomon on 12/17/15 - 08:52 AM
Australia's Soundwave Festival has been cancelled for 2016 and won't return in 2017. The fate of the festival beyond that is unknown.

Submitted by InfiniteArms
Blake Solomon on 12/17/15 - 08:47 AM
Head to the replies to watch Dustin Kensrue covering Brand New's "Jesus Christ."

Submitted by brook183
Blake Solomon on 12/17/15 - 08:47 AM
Spotify has released a program to move playlists from the soon-to-be-shutdown Rdio.

Submitted by Ianzandi
Blake Solomon on 12/17/15 - 08:43 AM
Hear a new song called "Catholic" by Grayscale in the replies.

Submitted by Avalanche1
Blake Solomon on 12/17/15 - 08:41 AM
Twenty One Pilots performed "Heavydirtysoul" on Jimmy Fallon last night. Check it out here.
Eric Wilson on 12/17/15 - 08:32 AM
Martin Shrkeli's had quite a year, from marking up cancer drug prices to buying Wu-Tang Clan's one-of-a-kind Once Upon A Time In Shaolin to then telling the group to "show some f**king respect." But he'll be heading into the new year with his tail firmly planted between his legs, as he's been arrested for fraud.
The investigation, in which Mr. Shkreli has been charged with securities fraud, is related to his time as a hedge fund manager and running the biopharmaceutical company Retrophin ó not the price-gouging controversy that has swirled around him.
Blake Solomon on 12/17/15 - 08:30 AM
Carly Rae Jepsen performed her cover of "Last Christmas" on The Late Late Show. Check it out in the replies.
Eric Wilson on 12/17/15 - 08:26 AM
Today, we're exclusively streaming the brand new album from Before Their Eyes, Midwest Modesty, out 12/18 via InVogue Records. The record was co-written and produced by Craig Owens (Chiodos, D.R.U.G.S.), establishing itself to be one of the best post-hardcore records of the waning months of the year. The band has really come a long way in the last decade, and if you're a fan of the genre, you should find it absolutely necessary to give this album a chance. On a personal note, I'd recommend the track "The Positive and Negative Of Being Alone". If you like what you hear, you can pick it up here.
Jake Denning on 12/17/15 - 07:35 AM
Ellie Goulding released a cover of "O Holy Night." Check it out in the replies. You can receive a free download by signing up for her mailing list, here.
Eric Wilson on 12/16/15 - 10:24 PM
James Franco's band Daddy, which is inspired by The Smiths, will release their debut album Let Me Get What I Want in 2016. For now, hit the replies to hear a track titled "You Are Mine" which also features The Smiths' bassist, Andy Rourke.
Kyle Huntington on 12/16/15 - 03:21 PM
Chvrches performed "Clearest Blue" last night on Corden. Check it out in the replies.
Eric Wilson on 12/16/15 - 12:34 PM
Jonathan Diener, interviewed by Safer Scene:
Iíve toured for close to a decade and Iíve definitely seen different types of harassment and discrimination over the years. Sometimes itís a security guard thinking a female member of a band is trying to sneak into the show or is just someoneís girlfriend, which happens often unfortunately. Iíve seen a lot of people get into arguments and physical altercations. Whether itís the venue staff and a band, fans with each other, band members with each other or any variation of the three, Iíve seen it go down.
Jason Tate on 12/16/15 - 12:11 PM
Baggage are streaming their EP in the replies.

Submitted by GetUpAndrew
Jason Tate on 12/16/15 - 12:10 PM
Further Seems Forever have announced some more How to Start a Fire shows.
Jason Tate on 12/16/15 - 12:05 PM
TeamCoco is premiering a cover by Claudio Sanchez (Coheed & Cambria) of Adele's "Hello."

Submitted by DandonTRJ
Jason Tate on 12/16/15 - 12:01 PM
Kevin Devine did an interview on 90.3 WMSC-FM, Montclair State University's radio station, last week ahead of the Devinyl Splits shows.
Jason Tate on 12/16/15 - 12:00 PM
The Hush Sound is celebrating ten years of their first album, So Sudden, on Dec 29th at Thalia Hall in Chicago.
Jason Tate on 12/16/15 - 12:00 PM
The Starting Line posted a teaser of their new track "Anyways."

Submitted by GetUpAndrew
Jason Tate on 12/16/15 - 11:55 AM
Hit the replies for a teaser video for Brian Fallon's Painkillers.

Track Listing
1. A Wonderful Life
2. Painkillers
3. Among Other Foolish Things
4. Smoke
5. Steve McQueen
6. Nobody Wins
7. Rosemary
8. Red Lights
9. Long Drives
10. Honey Magnolia
11. Mojo Hand
12. Open All Night
Jason Tate on 12/16/15 - 11:50 AM
Brand New has announced some Canada tour dates.
Jason Tate on 12/16/15 - 11:41 AM
Deafheaven's George Clarke guests on a new episode of Pitchfork podcast This is How We Do It, where the frontman discusses his theatricality on stage and what it's like to relive your lowest moments every night.The episode can be downloaded here.
Aaron Mook on 12/16/15 - 09:34 AM
Rdio will shut down on December 22nd. You can find information on how to export your library. I'm currently trying Stamp to export to Apple Music - it's been quite a process.

Update: Spotify has released a program to move playlists from the soon-to-be-shutdown Rdio.
Ryan Gardner on 12/16/15 - 09:06 AM
Staff ReviewsTy Dolla $ign - Free T.C. (Ryan Dennehy)
Punchline - Thrilled (Becky Kovach)
Ryan Dennehy on 12/16/15 - 09:01 AM
Mayday Parade and The Maine have announced a co-headlining tour with Better Off for next spring -- the dates are in the replies.
Keagan Ilvonen on 12/16/15 - 08:53 AM
You can now watch Killer Mike's full interview with Bernie Sanders in the replies. It comes highly recommended.
Keagan Ilvonen on 12/16/15 - 08:49 AM
RATATAT's new video for "Pricks of Brightness" can be seen in the replies.
Keagan Ilvonen on 12/16/15 - 08:47 AM
Patent Pending are playing some shows this week for the holidays. Dates are in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 12/15/15 - 05:57 PM
Search The News

Search News
Release Dates
Best New Music
Submit News
Mobile Version
AP.net Logos
Encore Podcast
Free Music
Sports Forum
Technology Forum
Contact Us
Copyright Policy
Terms of Service
Privacy Policy
Twitter | Facebook | RSS
Encore Podcast on iTunes
Encore on Overcast
AP.net on Tumblr
Chorus.fm | @jason_tate