The earnest, passionate New Brunswick punk rock band will play Asbury Park on May 25 and 26 — the Saturday and Sunday of Memorial Day Weekend. The Hold Steady, the acclaimed Brooklyn outfit led by the witty, empathetic storyteller Craig Finn, opens the first show. The Felice Brothers, a folk-rock band with a bottle-swinging sound that anticipated Mumford and Sons, will support Gaslight at the second. Tickets for both shows go on sale through the Stone Pony on Thursday at 10 a.m.
The artwork for Fall Out Boy's Save Rock and Roll can be found in the replies.
when we were beginning the journey of making this record we wanted to find some inspirational images. we came across the punk and monk image on the Internet and it really solidified what we were trying to get across on the record- the idea of old and new clashing. tradition and change coming together. there was something striking about it. obviously this is an image that means a lot to many people- we felt like we wanted to be part of this conversation. these kids represent the youth, change and irreverence that we hope our record is listened to with. at the end of the day we just want to take the rules and...
Thunderbeard Records will be releasing You, Me, And Everyone We Know's A Great Big Hole on vinyl this spring. We're teaming up with the label to give away a pretty cool prize package that includes records, apparel and a signed test pressing of A Great Big Hole. How do you win? First, like Thunderbeard's Facebook page. Then answer this question: If you dug a great big hole, what would you put in it? The best answer wins the prize package, which I'll choose on Friday. Good luck.
On May 7th, Banquets will be releasing its self-titled follow-up to 2011's Top Button, Bottom Shelf. Today, we're bringing you an early taste of the Jersey punks upcoming LP with a new song titled "Fade From Gold." You can stream it in the replies or over at the band's AP.net profile. If you're a fan of The Loved Ones or The Gaslight Anthem, you'll probably really dig this. If you like what you hear, you'll be able to pre-order the album sometime in early April via Black Numbers.