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You know we're big fans of I The Mighty 'round here - today we're happy to announce the awesomeness planned in honor of Satori. At 12pm PST this Wednesday, we're premiering "Echoes," the second track from their new record. Then at 4pm PST, the band is coming on AbsolutePunk to chat about the song, their new album, their upcoming tour, and all things I The Mighty. Oh, you want a giveaway too? Go like the AbsolutePunk Facebook and share this post for the chance to win an ITM mega bundle, including the band's own brand of green tea. Get ready.
Jack Appleby on 05/20/13 - 10:40 AM
Okay, this is going to take a minute: Derrick from The World Is A Beautiful Place and I Am No Longer Afraid To Die posted a blog regarding the leak of his band's record, Whenever, If Ever. He explains why the band tried to get the leak taken down (tl;dr: because Topshelf Records didn't want the record online) but simultaneously does not seem to care if you download the leak. He also admits to oftentimes ripping records from Bandcamp if they aren't available for pay-what-you-want download and added this: Fuck, I leaked American Radass, that most recent Circle Takes the Square Record, the most recent mewithoutYou record, and even more recently a new Self Defense Family EP. The linked post...
Thomas Nassiff on 05/20/13 - 10:31 AM
Fred Mascherino (Terrible Things) has launched a Kickstarter to fund a guitar tabs book for his music. View his video in the replies.
Christian Wagner on 05/20/13 - 10:17 AM
Less Than Jake's Anthem was released 10 years ago today.
Alex DiVincenzo on 05/20/13 - 10:16 AM
Listen to clips from I the Mighty's new album, Satori, here. On Wednesday, we're premiering "Echoes" with an I The Mighty band chat & contest - details here.
Alex DiVincenzo on 05/20/13 - 10:13 AM
Update: Brand New just announced four shows -- Cincinnati, Grand Rapids, Buffalo and Clifton Park. Tickets are available here.

Brand New just announced a show in Clifton Park, NY at Upstate Concert Hall on September 18, the admat for which can be seen in the replies. This show comes soon after the weekend of Riot Fest in Chicago (Sept. 13-15), which the band will be performing at as well. Could we be getting a short run of Brand New tour dates later today?
Thomas Nassiff on 05/20/13 - 09:54 AM
According to this tweet, Saab Stories, the collaborative project between Action Bronson and Harry Fraud, will be out in June.
Jake Jenkins on 05/20/13 - 09:21 AM
Into It. Over It.'s new book and 7", titled Life Is Suffering, can be preordered now via Topshelf Records. The full-color, hardcover book features 200 pages of photos taken by Hilary J. Corts on IIOI's first full-band tour. The 7" features two live performances.
Thomas Nassiff on 05/20/13 - 08:39 AM
This Is Hardcore Fest 2013 has finalized its line-up. Head to the replies to see which bands will be performing.
Dre Okorley on 05/20/13 - 08:33 AM
Watch Hatebreed's music video for "Honor Never Dies" in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 05/20/13 - 08:32 AM
Razor & Tie has signed INVSN. The Swedish alt-rock group was formed by Refused frontman Dennis Lyxzn. The band will release their new album in the fall. Listen to the track, "Down in the Shadows," here.
Alex DiVincenzo on 05/20/13 - 08:31 AM
Listen to Laura Marling's new album, Once I Was An Eagle, in full here.
Kyle Huntington on 05/20/13 - 07:49 AM
Listen to the new Mount Kimbie album, Cold Spring Fault Less Youth, in full over at NPR now.
Kyle Huntington on 05/20/13 - 07:23 AM
Dre Okorley on 05/20/13 - 06:54 AM
According to production duo Friendzone, Main Attrakionz have finished recording for 808's and Dark Grapes 3.
Jake Jenkins on 05/20/13 - 01:45 AM
Recently, We The Kings have been hinting at who they're bringing as support for their summer headlining tour, and it appears that the tour will include Breathe Carolina, T.Mills, and The Ready Set.
Jake Denning on 05/19/13 - 11:34 PM
You can watch the video for The Lonely Island's new song "Diaper Money" in the replies. You can purchase it via iTunes or Amazon
Drew Beringer on 05/19/13 - 07:48 PM
If you went to Skate and Surf Fest this weekend, let us know how it was. What was your favorite act? What was your favorite memory? This is the thread to talk about the weekend.
Drew Beringer on 05/19/13 - 04:45 PM
Happy birthday to Jeremiah Pauly of Pentimento!
Christian Wagner on 05/19/13 - 03:54 PM
You can view the full festival info for the PopPunkWayo Festival here.
Christian Wagner on 05/19/13 - 03:49 PM
Head to the replies for this week's Small Band Round-Up.
Christian Wagner on 05/19/13 - 01:48 PM
Yahoo is in talks to spend $1.1 billion for the acquisition of Tumblr. What are your thoughts? Was it a good move by Yahoo?
Jake Denning on 05/19/13 - 12:35 PM
Linkin Park's Chester Bennington has joined Stone Temple Pilots, replacing original vocalist Scott Weiland (fired for the billionth time in February). The band revealed Chester in a surprise performance at the KROQ Weenie Roast yesterday, playing a set which included a new song called "Out Of Time." The recorded version is in the replies - What do you think?
Jack Appleby on 05/19/13 - 12:16 PM
American Fangs debut, American Fangs, is streaming here and if you like it, pick up a copy. Recommended if you're a fan of bands like letlive. (without the screams), The Sleeping, Paramore, The Body Rampant, I Am The Avalanche.
Dre Okorley on 05/19/13 - 12:16 PM
Head to the replies to view and discuss this week in Movie, Television and DVD news.
Thomas Balkcom on 05/19/13 - 11:40 AM
Pre-orders for Kanye West's new album, Yeezus, were accidentally placed online earlier today and shortly taken down thereafter. But people were quick to grab a shot of the album artwork which you can find in the replies.
Keagan Ilvonen on 05/19/13 - 11:26 AM
Head to the replies to read this week's Australian Music Round-Up.
Deborah Remus on 05/19/13 - 10:34 AM
Mike Kennedy from The Wonder Years is selling the drum set that was used to track The Upsides. The auction will start at noon EST today and run for three days at this link.
Thomas Nassiff on 05/19/13 - 09:52 AM
Head to replies to check out the user reviews submitted in the past week.
Kelly Doherty on 05/19/13 - 09:46 AM
Fest 12 has added another new crop of bands, among which are Paint It Black, Off With Their Heads, Andrew Jackson Jihad, Pianos Become the Teeth, Banquets, The Holy Mess, Light Years, Pentimento, After the Fall, Reverse the Curse and Run Forever. Hit the replies to check out the full list of bands playing so far -- including those added on the May 4th update that we forgot to post -- for a total of nearly 200 bands. Fest 12 happens from October 31 to November 3 in Gainesville, FL and Big Fest in Little Ybor happens October 29-30 in Ybor City, FL. Tickets are available here.
Thomas Nassiff on 05/19/13 - 09:34 AM
The guys in Small Brown Bike will be chatting with us on Monday, May 27th at 6 PM EST (3 PM PST). They'll be talking about their return to songwriting as a band and their amazing upcoming Recollected 2xLP out on May 28th, which you can pre-order here. See you then!
Dre Okorley on 05/19/13 - 09:16 AM
I used to have such steady hands, but now I can't keep them from shaking.
Ryan GardnerThe Front Bottoms, The Wonder Years, Vampire Weekend, Pentimento, and Kanye West.
Dre Okorley I'm gonna change it up a bit and post a few I found in today's mailbox. The Caulfield Cult (riyl: Title Fight), No Omega (riyl: The Carrier, Bastions), Parkview (riyl: TSSF, SYG). Also, thanks to one of our amazing users, you should check out American Fangs (riyl: sassy hard-edged punk and rock, The Body Rampant, Paramore, The Sleeping...)
Alex DiVincenzoThe Wonder Years, The Front Bottoms, The Dillinger Escape Plan, Captain, We're Sinking and Bad Rabbits.
Keagan IlvonenKanye West
Kyle HuntingtonMount Kimbie feat.
Ryan Gardner on 05/19/13 - 07:15 AM
Head to the replies to see this week's UK Music Round-Up.
Andy Biddulph on 05/19/13 - 07:10 AM
Looking for some new music? Head to the replies to see what was submitted to AP.net recently.
Ryan Gardner on 05/19/13 - 07:09 AM
In case you missed them during the week or didn't have time to read them before, head to the replies for a second chance to check out the interviews posted this week.
Andy Biddulph on 05/19/13 - 07:08 AM
You can watch Kanye West performing two new songs, "Black Skinhead" and "New Slaves" from tonight's episode of Saturday Night Live here and here respectively.
Keagan Ilvonen on 05/18/13 - 10:54 PM
It looks like Drake will be making an appearance in Anchorman 2.
Jake Jenkins on 05/18/13 - 07:34 PM
New York City singer-songwriter Luke Rathborne has released his new single "Last Forgiven." The song appears on his album Soft, which drops July 2nd.
Gregory Robson on 05/18/13 - 06:31 PM
According to Rap-Up, Kanye West has titled his next LP Yeezus and it'll be coming out on the much-speculated date of June 18th. We'll see.

Update: Looks like Kim Kardashian confirmed the title and release date.
Drew Beringer on 05/18/13 - 03:44 PM
New Found Glory's Catalyst was released 9 years ago today.
Alex DiVincenzo on 05/18/13 - 12:30 PM
On tonight's episode of Jimmy Kimmel, Warped Tour alumni Bad Rabbits performed "Can't Fool Me" and "Fall In Love", both from their brand new record, American Love. You can check out the performances in the replies.
Jake Denning on 05/18/13 - 01:52 AM
Kanye West projected video footage of a new song titled "New Slaves" at 66 locations across the world tonight. You can see a few video clips of the projections here. Be sure to catch him on SNL tomorrow night where he will presumably be premiering new material.

Update: You can now view a video of the full song here, and in the replies.
Jake Jenkins on 05/17/13 - 09:01 PM
Paradise Fears have announced that they will release their new EP, Antebellum, on June 25th. You can find the album artwork in the replies.

Track Listing
01) Warrior
02) Lullaby
03) What Are You Waiting For?
04) Who You Are
05) Fought For Me
06) Used
Keagan Ilvonen on 05/17/13 - 06:31 PM
Bridge 9 has launched their official Bandcamp page. You can stream (and buy, of course) the entirety of nearly every release in the catalog.

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Drew Beringer on 05/17/13 - 06:30 PM
In the replies, you can check out The Wonder Years performing an acoustic rendition of "There There" at the band's New Jersey in-store yesterday.

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Drew Beringer on 05/17/13 - 06:29 PM
You can check out The Devil Wears Prada's second studio update in the replies.

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Drew Beringer on 05/17/13 - 06:27 PM
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