PropertyOfZack have released a new feature (and new site) titled "Inside." In its inaugural edition, POZ goes inside Run For Cover Records.
My motivation for graduating college was pretty much solely to have time to get a handle on Run For Cover, and when I got my last semester of grades and knew I graduated, it was definitely one of the happiest and relieving moments of my life. It was like the worst thing in my life was immediately gone and I had complete freedom to dedicate all my time to exactly what I wanted to do, and most importantly I had a job day one after graduating. So many people in my classes graduated in 4 years with honors and couldn’t find any work in a major city. I...
01) And Everything Becomes a Blur
02) (Everything Is) Debatable
03) THE MAGIC HOUR IS NOW
04) Swear You're in Love
05) Summer of the Lily Pond
06) JUST DON'T LET GO JUST DON'T
07) I Don't Worry (As Much As I Should)
08) How Wrong I Can Be
09) An External Force
10) Die Young, Die Dumb; Not Soon
11) A Near Death Experience
You can stream a new Red City Radio song titled “Show Me On The Doll Where The Music Touched You" in the replies. It's off the band's upcoming record, Titles, which is in stores October 15th and can be pre-order at Paper + Plastick.
Letlive. will play two home shows before their European tour: September 4 at The Troubadour and September 6 at Chain Reaction. The band has dubbed the Chain Reaction show as "The Death Of Fake History," and will play the album in its entirety.
Epitaph Records is showing a free screening the Descendants new documentary, FILMAGE: The Story of DESCENDENTS/ALL, on Sunday, August 25 at the Art Theatre of Long Beach. Enter the ticket lottery for your chance to attend and visit the official website for more info.
Kellin Quinn has revealed that the $80 Polaroid Meet and Greet VIP option included as part of Sleeping With Sirens fall U.S. headliner ticket options will benefit cancer patient Anthony. Fans have raised over $10,000 for Anthony by purchasing this package.
Comedienne and Laughspin guest columnist Cameron Esposito put together a wonderful, thought-provoking piece on being a gay comic, homophobia in comedy, and being heckled by other stand-ups. Check it out here.
For years guys would come up to me — other comics, audience members, married heterosexual audience member couples — and proposition me after shows. I would be just talking about my life — having a girlfriend, going to a movie with that girlfriend, whatever — and for some reason, that would get folks going. They’d want to talk to me about my sex life, or worse, their sex life. And the thing is, I’m not into men. Because I’m a lesbian. So I’m not into men.
Yellowcard's Ocean Avenue Acoustic is available today. Last week, a stream of the entire album premiered at Pandora and on YouTube, so you had a week to really get into the release before picking it up today. Thomas also wrote a review on the record and we will be posting a roundtable discussion on the release later this week. What are your favorite renditions? Did YC knock it out of the park or do you think it could have been better? Share your thoughts on the release in the replies. You can also download it on iTunes or Amazon. The band is also heading out on the road soon to promote this release and you can check out the dates and buy tickets here.
Dumb Numbers is a new project from Adam Harding, featuring Lou Barlow (Sebadoh, Dinosaur Jr., Folk Implosion), Dale Crover (Melvins), Murph (Dinosaur Jr.), Bobb Bruno (Best Coast), CR Matheny (Emperor X) and others. Watch their new video for "Redrum" over at Rolling Stone. Their debut self-titled album is now available via Joyful Noise Recordings.
Today we're streaming Patterns In Static, the new EP from NJ-based band Reach. Formerly Boy Meets Machine, the group has returned to its alt. rock roots to deliver its debut EP with a new direction and moniker. Listen to it in the replies.
Here are the albums that are in stores today. Pick up anything good? What do you recommend for other viewers? If we missed anything, please add it to our calendar. Check out rdio or spinner for album streams of new releases.
We know that Arcade Fire will be releasing its fourth studio album on October 29th. Earlier this month, an Instagram account with the name 'Reflektor' popped up and has been associated with the band and is rumored to be the title of LP4. The account postedthreeimages teasing that something is coming on September 9th at 9 PM. We'll keep you updated.