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Every Time I Die was unable to finish its set at tonight's Jamboree Fest in Toledo because some asshole fired gunshots during it.
Drew Beringer on 04/13/13 - 08:07 PM
Deftones' bassist Chi Cheng has passed away. He was and will continue to be a huge inspiration to everyone who came into contact with him, whether in person or through his music. He will be sorely missed.
Drew Beringer on 04/13/13 - 08:04 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.
Jonathan Bautts on 04/13/13 - 07:12 PM
Daylight will not be performing at tonight's show in Philadelphia at the Legendary Dobbs. HRVRD will still be playing.
Dre Okorley on 04/13/13 - 04:55 PM
Mörse will be releasing tour footage at the end of the month. Check out their recent music video for "Pour Qui Préside L'Effroi" in the replies.
Dre Okorley on 04/13/13 - 04:38 PM
Relient K members, John Warne, Jon Schneck and Ethan Luck have posted an update on the band's current status.
It is with sadness that we write you to say that we will not be touring with Relient K on the upcoming tour dates. This will be the first tour that the Jo(h)n’s have missed in over eight years, and the first that Ethan has missed since he joined the band in 2008. We will miss seeing you all on the road this year, and we want to thank you for always being there for us. Hope to see you soon.
Jason Tate on 04/13/13 - 01:35 PM
Eisley's "Currents," the title track and lead single from the band's new album, will be released on April 23rd. Listen to a sample here.
Alex DiVincenzo on 04/13/13 - 09:29 AM
TuneCore released a 50-track compilation titled The Power of Independence; grab a free download here.
Alex DiVincenzo on 04/13/13 - 09:23 AM
Did you miss any of the popular album reviews around the website last week?

Popular Album Reviews
1) Fall Out Boy - Save Rock and Roll by Jason Tate (80%)
2) Tyler, the Creator - Wolf by Jake Jenkins (65%)
3) Summer Set, The - Legendary by Joe DeAndrea (90%)
4) Terror - Live By The Code by Jason Gardner (78%)
5) Dawes - Stories Don't End by Craig Manning (90%)
6) Chvrches - Recover EP by Kelly Doherty (75%)
7) Twinstar - The Sound of Leaving by Gregory Robson (90%)
8) Story So Far, The - What You Don't See by AShores93 (85%)
9) Drazy Hoops - This is the Sound Of..... by Gregory Robson (70%)
10) Electric iLL - Twisted Light EP by Gregory Robson (80%)
11) Pentimento - Pentimento by...
Jason Tate on 04/13/13 - 07:00 AM
Janelle Monáe will premiere her new song "Q.U.E.E.N." featuring Erykah Badu this Monday the 22nd on her site.
Keagan Ilvonen on 04/13/13 - 05:42 AM
Fall Out Boy's From Under The Cork Tree will be getting another repressing from Hot Topic, in the form of coke bottle clear.

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Keagan Ilvonen on 04/13/13 - 05:38 AM
Head to the replies to discuss this week in comedy.
Cody Nelson on 04/13/13 - 05:09 AM
Jason Tate on 04/13/13 - 05:00 AM
After Dark Entertainment (a booking company/show promoter from Buffalo, NY) seems to be teasing at Brand New playing a show or possibly touring. Or maybe they just want to know what time they should play chess. Your guess is as good as mine.

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Drew Beringer on 04/13/13 - 02:07 AM
A trailer for the upcoming Daft Punk album, Random Access Memories, was played in between sets at Coachella tonight. You can view it in the replies.
Drew Beringer on 04/13/13 - 02:00 AM
Check out a new Pissing Contest music video/short film for "Self-Destruct", directed by one of our very own users here at AbsolutePunk, Rodeo, in the replies.
Dre Okorley on 04/12/13 - 06:39 PM
You, Me, & Everyone We Know, Squid The Whale, and The Orphan, The Poet are headed on the road together - full dates in the replies.
Jack Appleby on 04/12/13 - 04:20 PM
The deluxe vinyl edition of Alkaline Trio's Agony & Irony is now available for pre-order at ShopRadioCast.

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Drew Beringer on 04/12/13 - 03:24 PM
Looks like we might be getting some new tunes from Crime In Stereo in the near future. Stay tuned.
Drew Beringer on 04/12/13 - 03:22 PM
Black Sabbath will release 13 on June 11th via Vertigo/Republic. The band will perform a new song from the effort on the season finale of CSI, which airs May 15th on CBS.

Track Listing
01) End Of The Beginning (8:07)
02) God Is Dead? (8:54)
03) Loner (5:06)
04) Zeitgeist (4:28)
05) Age Of Reason (7:02)
06) Live Forever (4:49)
07) Damaged Soul (7:43)
Alex DiVincenzo on 04/12/13 - 02:47 PM
Betrayal have posted a lyric video for their brand new single, "Pieces of Home", which you can view in the replies. You can expect a brand new full length in later on this year.
Jake Denning on 04/12/13 - 02:39 PM
Lions Lions will taking over the AbsolutePunk.net Instagram account tomorrow, so if you want to see what kind of hijinks the band is up to on its current tour with Sleeping With Sirens, make sure to follow us.
Drew Beringer on 04/12/13 - 02:09 PM
Head to the replies to stream an acoustic version of a new He Is We track titled "Lead the Fight On."
Alex DiVincenzo on 04/12/13 - 02:03 PM
In addition to streaming the new The Summer Set album, you can also watch the first part of Buzznet's Legendary series in which they interview each member of the band. The first video features a chat with lead man Brian Logan Dales, which you can watch here.
Drew Beringer on 04/12/13 - 02:02 PM
Today Friday discussion on PropertyOfZack is about the best album openers from bands in our community. They list some pretty great ones, including Say Anything's "Belt," Blink-182's "Feeling This" and Jack's Mannequin's "Holiday From Real." Check out the full list and an Rdio playlist with the tracks, and hit the replies to discuss your favorite album openers.
Thomas Nassiff on 04/12/13 - 01:18 PM
The Maine will release their fourth album, Forever Halloween, on June 4th. The band will put it out independently in the U.S. in partnership with their management team Eighty One Twenty Three, while Rude Records will handle the release internationally. The artwork can be seen in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 04/12/13 - 11:55 AM
Cartel recently released Collider, and we had a chance to sit down and talk with Will and Joseph a little bit about the past, present, and future of the band. You can check out that interview right here.
Thats it. We put our career in the hands of our fan base. If people want to hear more, they'll buy the record and/or buy a ticket to a show. Beyond that, we have no control. I'd love to continue this as long as possible. Hopefully, a great enough percentage of the folks who have bought our records in the past will do so again and we'll continue on. I don't think we've said everything we have to say or written the songs that would allow us to walk away with no letdown.
Jason Tate on 04/12/13 - 11:44 AM
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 elsewhere online, this post highlights where. Show us some love.
Jason Tate on 04/12/13 - 10:00 AM
Paramore will be releasing a Record Store Day 7" titled The Holiday Sessions.
Record Store Day is just over 1 week away and Paramore will be celebrating with an acoustic performance at Grimey’s in Nashville. Grimey’s will also be selling a Record Store Day exclusive die-cut 7” vinyl in the shape of a hibiscus flower with the 3 interludes from the new album. The Holiday Sessions will be limited to 700 total copies. 300 of those will be available Grimey’s with the rest available in The Paramore Webstore for those who can’t make it to Nashville. The acoustic performance will begin at 1pm on Saturday, April 20th followed by a signing.

Grimey’s
1604 8th Ave. S.
Nashville, TN 37203
Jason Tate on 04/12/13 - 09:58 AM
You can listen to Small Brown Bike track "My Unanswered Whys" here. The song originally appeared on a limited split with Cursive in 2001, and will be on the band's upcoming Recollected LP to be released on May 28th.
Dre Okorley on 04/12/13 - 09:57 AM
In case you missed Paramore on last night's Jimmy Kimmel Live, you can watch their performances of "Still Into You" and "Now."
Alex DiVincenzo on 04/12/13 - 09:11 AM
Our interview with The Joy Formidable can be found here.
[Wolf's Law] is this scientific term and theory, like you described, of bones being able to adapt to different types of stresses. We’re always interested by language and imagery in language. Like many things do, it seemed to have a relevance to the tracks we were starting to write, the album we were starting to make.
Jonathan Bautts on 04/12/13 - 09:03 AM
Anberlin just kicked off a primarily Canadian tour with Paper Route and Make Do and Mend so we're teaming up with Union Events to give away a pair of tickets to the Winnipeg, Saskatoon, Calgary and Edmonton shows. Want to win? Just leave a post in the replies clearly stating which city you want a pair of tickets for. Entries will be put into a draw and winners will be notified through private message by April 19th.
Deborah Remus on 04/12/13 - 08:36 AM
Rochester, NY musician Declan Ryan will release his new EP, Introducing Close Calls, on April 23rd via Secret Audio Club. The effort marks a transition from acoustic songwriting to a full-band alt-country sound. Listen to the first track, "Manhattan Square," on his AP.net profile or in the replies. Recommended for fans of Monsters of Folk, Ryan Adams and The Gaslight Anthem.
Alex DiVincenzo on 04/12/13 - 07:31 AM
This week's installment of Free Music Friday can be found in the replies.
Andy Biddulph on 04/12/13 - 02:27 AM
In an interview earlier today with Alan Day (Four Year Strong, The Here and Now), we have confirmed that Four Year Strong is not breaking up, going against many rumors flying around earlier today. In the interview, which you can read here, we spoke to Alan about his new project, The Here and Now, which has a new EP called Born To Make Believe Part I available now for name-your-own-price download via Black Numbers. He told us that his upcoming tour dates would be played with a full band for the first time and also discussed influences and the writing/recording process.
There's no real plans with Four Year Strong right now. Like...we are not breaking up, and that's what a lot of people...
Thomas Nassiff on 04/11/13 - 09:25 PM
Daryl Palumbo posted a new electronic track titled "Don't Leave Me." Listen to it in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 04/11/13 - 08:18 PM
Bored? Come hang out in turntable for some Thursday night jams.
Jake Jenkins on 04/11/13 - 07:09 PM
Today's interview from the random questionnaire offered to any and all bands comes from Microwave. You can read the interview here.
Jeremy Aaron on 04/11/13 - 06:40 PM
Glocca Morra have released their new music video for "See Through Person" which you can watch in the replies.
Keagan Ilvonen on 04/11/13 - 06:02 PM
We are so excited to premiere the new The Summer Set album Legendary in its entirety. After self-releasing the What Money Can't Buy EP, the band signed to Fearless Records and has been slowly teasing us by releasing singles. Now, we can all finally enjoy one of this year's most anticipated releases. If you haven't yet, check out Joe's review of the record. Listen to Legendary on the band's AP.net profile and leave your thoughts in the replies.
Christian Wagner on 04/11/13 - 05:51 PM
Firestarter and Coming Clean are going on tour. Dates are in the replies.
Christian Wagner on 04/11/13 - 05:43 PM
Wu-Tang Clan will be releasing a new album titled A Better Tomorrow in July.
Drew Beringer on 04/11/13 - 05:07 PM
Rock For Justice will be releasing Songs For Justice this spring and they've released an image explaining where the proceeds are heading. The pre-order for this album will go live on April 17th and they also released a new song from Generationals, which you can stream in the replies.
Drew Beringer on 04/11/13 - 04:55 PM
You can stream a new Psy song titled "Gentleman" in the replies. He will be performing the new song for the first time in a YouTube live stream on April 13 at 5:30 a.m. EDT from the Seoul World Cup Stadium. I'm so sorry.

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Drew Beringer on 04/11/13 - 04:50 PM
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