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Today's second interview from the random questionnaire offered to any and all bands comes from The Wicked. You can read the interview here.
Linda Ferreira on 08/01/12 - 04:25 PM
Today's interview from the random questionnaire offered to any and all bands comes from Matthew Heller. You can read the interview here.
Linda Ferreira on 08/01/12 - 03:37 PM
A couple weeks back, I sat down with Josh Gilbert of As I Lay Dying to discuss their upcoming record Awakened, which is due out September 25 via Metal Blade Records. You can check out the interview, where we also discuss recording with Bill Stevenson, Mayhem versus Warped and more, here.
Jason Gardner on 08/01/12 - 01:21 PM
There's something about the last year that has grappled me back into my "heavy" diet I weened off of some years back. With bands like Code Orange Kids, MilanKu and Full of Hell entering my life - I've definitely enjoyed the more sinister, unnerving and angrier side of music in 2012. Then there's Mountain Man's upcoming record. Two is unforgiving. From the opening beat down of "Home is a concept" to the closing exhaustion of "Take out the sun" (one of the best tracks of 2012), Mountain Man stake a claim in this decade's competition of tearing down walls and walls of inner ear structures. It's angry, violent and shows little to no remorse - everything a good hardcore record should be. It...
Adam Pfleider on 08/01/12 - 12:04 PM
I'd walk the line for longer but don't know where it leads.
Staff Reviews Pan - These Are Things I Love And I Want To Share Them With You (Gregory Robson)
Marcy Playground - Lunch Recess and Detention (Gregory Robson)
Staff InterviewsA Loss for Words (Jason Gardner)
Taking Back Sunday (Jason Gardner)
As I Lay Dying (Jason Gardner)
Jason Gardner on 08/01/12 - 06:11 AM
You can stream/download a free compilation of cover songs done exclusively by our very own AP.net users here. Once again solidifying that we have the best online community ever.

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Keagan Ilvonen on 07/31/12 - 01:58 PM
Today's interview from the random questionnaire offered to any and all bands comes from Monkeys In Space. You can read the interview here.
Linda Ferreira on 07/31/12 - 12:21 PM
Today's second interview from the random questionnaire offered to any and all bands comes from Foreign Home. You can read the interview here.
Linda Ferreira on 07/30/12 - 04:17 PM
Today's interview from the random questionnaire offered to any and all bands comes from Garbage Elitist. You can read the interview here.
Linda Ferreira on 07/30/12 - 04:00 PM
Our interview with Florence + The Machine can be found here.
From the InterviewI like writing songs that feel like they could have been written at any point in time, but then itís good to mix up mundane with the big stuff. Iím obsessed with the idea that just to sing something is to give something reverence. To me, itís not the typical idea of what is revered or what is sacred. To sing about something completely mundane, you give it this power... You can make a shrine of anything.
Jonathan Bautts on 07/30/12 - 02:41 PM
Head to the replies for this week's Small Band Round-Up.
Christian Wagner on 07/29/12 - 11:01 AM
Looking for some new music? Head to the replies to see what was submitted to AP.net recently.
Ryan Gardner on 07/28/12 - 10:31 PM
In case you missed them during the week or did not have time to read them before, head to the replies for a second chance to check out the interviews posted this week.
Linda Ferreira on 07/28/12 - 09:23 AM
Jason Tate on 07/28/12 - 05:00 AM
The Favorite Gentlemen Tour is gearing up to hit the road next month. The label is currently taking your questions for any of the bands on the tour over on Facebook. We're going to put together something special with them, so make sure to get yours in before it's too late.
Adam Pfleider on 07/27/12 - 01:21 PM
Just a friendly reminder to make sure you check us out on other social networks. We are on Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Last.fm, and Rdio. The AP.net staff can also be found on twitter. Show us some love.
Jason Tate on 07/27/12 - 10:00 AM
Where in the hell did we get this well?
Staff ReviewsPAPER - Sunbeam (Jason Gardner)
Break Anchor/All Eyes West - Viva La Rustbelt (Jason Gardner)
Alaska/Oranges - The Summer I Joined The Harlem Globetrotters Split EP (Jason Gardner)
Jason Gardner on 07/27/12 - 09:49 AM
The last few years certainly haven't been short on reunions. If you were in a band that reached cult status years after your disband, you may just be headlining festivals over current major selling artists who worship the stage you didn't play on for ten years. What makes us yearn for the reunion itself? Not every band went out on top to some, but some of us never even got a chance to make that judgement until years later. Still, no one can deny that a little nostalgia never hurt anyone.

I think the biggest incentive is when a band disbands after writing something so special with no follow-up. It's a Nolan film with a closer that keeps us guessing, "Well?! Is that it?! Need MOAR!" While...
Adam Pfleider on 07/26/12 - 03:21 PM
Today's second interview from the random questionnaire offered to any and all bands comes from Dark Stares. You can read the interview here.
Linda Ferreira on 07/26/12 - 02:58 PM
Today's interview from the random questionnaire offered to any and all bands comes from Ghostpony. You can read the interview here.
Linda Ferreira on 07/26/12 - 01:06 PM
Today's second interview from the random questionnaire offered to any and all bands comes from Alaska Campus. You can read the interview here.
Linda Ferreira on 07/25/12 - 03:07 PM
Today's interview from the random questionnaire offered to any and all bands comes from Maximo Park. You can read the interview here.
Linda Ferreira on 07/25/12 - 02:47 PM
Our interview with Mike Shinoda of Linkin Park can be found here.
From the InterivewMinutes to Midnight was like taking a step outside the house, A Thousand Suns was just running off and leaving. With the new record, with Living Things, I feel like we had come back from those experiences and it felt comfortable with our band. We felt comfortable with ourselves. When I brought in demos that had that Linkin Park flavor again, the guys were excited about developing those and doing their things with them. Thatís kind of how this album came together. We made an effort to bridge the gap between the old and the new styles of the band, and even pull that into the future.
Jonathan Bautts on 07/25/12 - 10:43 AM
Today's second interview from the random questionnaire offered to any and all bands comes from Kill The Conversation. You can read the interview here.
Linda Ferreira on 07/24/12 - 02:14 PM
Today's interview from the random questionnaire offered to any and all bands comes from Nick Gill. You can read the interview here.
Linda Ferreira on 07/24/12 - 10:30 AM
Today's second interview from the random questionnaire offered to any and all bands comes from No Omega. You can read the interview here.
Linda Ferreira on 07/23/12 - 03:43 PM
Today's interview from the random questionnaire offered to any and all bands comes from Mr. Meeble. You can read the interview here.
Linda Ferreira on 07/23/12 - 10:50 AM
Head to the replies for this week's Small Band Round-Up.
Christian Wagner on 07/22/12 - 03:39 PM
Looking for some new music? Head to the replies to see what was submitted to AP.net recently.
Ryan Gardner on 07/21/12 - 10:54 PM
In case you missed them during the week or did not have time to read them before, head to the replies for a second chance to check out the interviews and chats posted this week.
Jonathan Bautts on 07/21/12 - 10:29 AM
Jason Tate on 07/21/12 - 05:00 AM
Update: The chat is now over. Thanks to William for taking the time to chat.

William Beckett will be chatting here in this thread at approximately 8pm EST. Stop by, say hello, and talk about his new EP, Winds Will Change.
Joe DeAndrea on 07/20/12 - 04:49 PM
Today's second interview from the random questionnaire offered to any and all bands comes from The Sexual Outlaws. You can read the interview here.
Linda Ferreira on 07/20/12 - 02:36 PM
Today's interview from the random questionnaire offered to any and all bands comes from The Afterparty. You can read the interview here.
Linda Ferreira on 07/20/12 - 02:19 PM
We're back this week with a gym playlist from The Word Alive vocalist Tyler "Telle" Smith. The Word Alive just recently released their sophomore full length record, Life Cycles, which put them at number #50 on the Billboard 200 Chart, with nearly 10,000 copies sold in it's first week. You can catch the band on this summer's All-Stars Tour, dates can be found here.
Jake Denning on 07/20/12 - 12:15 PM
Just a friendly reminder to make sure you check us out on other social networks. We are on Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Last.fm, and Rdio. The AP.net staff can also be found on twitter. Show us some love.
Jason Tate on 07/20/12 - 10:00 AM
Twelve years after high school and I'm still at the nerd table.
Staff ReviewsThe Contortionist - Intrinsic (Jason Gardner)
Norah Jones - Little Broken Hearts (Gregory Robson)
Pressed And - Hyper Thistle EP (Gregory Robson)

Staff InterviewsFireworks (Jason Gardner)
Jason Gardner on 07/19/12 - 10:02 PM
It's very rare these days that I find out about a band through a press release. It's just me. I don't trust anyone besides my friends. While the tracks I heard from Alta previously caught my attention. they didn't stick. The band's new album, Places, kept blowing up my news feed, so I decided to give it a spin earlier this week. This time it stuck. It's abrasive, heightening, and unnerving. Alta have honed in on their sound with confidence and released an album that should place them atop the contemporary underground of young bands. The tension built in "Ray" and the opening siren of "Winter/Mute" are notable standouts. You can listen/purchase Places here.
Adam Pfleider on 07/18/12 - 10:57 AM
Today's interview from the random questionnaire offered to any and all bands comes from The Old-Timers. You can read the interview here.
Jeremy Aaron on 07/17/12 - 08:53 PM
Got a fighter jet, I don't get to fly it, though.
Staff ReviewsDads - American Radass (this is important) (Blake Solomon)
Boys Like Girls - Crazy World EP (Joe DeAndrea)
The Gaslight Anthem - Handwritten (Thomas Nassiff) [stream the album]
Pierce the Veil - Collide With the Sky (Jason Gardner)
Retro ReviewsThird Eye Blind - Third Eye Blind (Jack Appleby)
Blake Solomon on 07/17/12 - 07:16 AM
Today's interview from the random questionnaire offered to any and all bands comes from Psyphen. You can read the interview here.
Jeremy Aaron on 07/16/12 - 08:07 PM
Nothing is more powerful than a young boy's wish, except an Apache helicopter.
Staff ReviewsWoe, Is Me - Number[s] re-issue (Jack Appleby)
Retro ReviewsThird Eye Blind - Third Eye Blind (Jack Appleby)
Show ReviewsThe Story So Far, Seahaven, Stickup Kid, Troubled Coast, Stateside @ Chain Reaction (Jack Appleby)
Staff InterviewsMiss May I (Jason Gardner)
Verse (Jason Gardner)
Jack Appleby on 07/15/12 - 09:46 PM
Head to the replies for this week's Small Band Round-Up.
Christian Wagner on 07/15/12 - 08:55 PM
Looking for some new music? Head to the replies to see what was submitted to AP.net recently.
Ryan Gardner on 07/14/12 - 10:15 PM
In case you missed them during the week or did not have time to read them before, head to the replies for a second chance to check out the interviews and live sessions posted this week.
Linda Ferreira on 07/14/12 - 08:29 AM
Jason Tate on 07/14/12 - 05:00 AM
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