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Buzznet has released a new exclusive acoustic video of Andrew McMahon performing "Learn To Dance" here.
Drew Beringer on 05/07/13 - 03:00 PM
Taking Back Sunday just tweeted the following: "Sorry we've be [sic] quiet for a minute over here. Just living a little life, writing a little music and making plans. We will fill you in soon." Nothing earth-shattering certainly, but perhaps something for TBS fans to get excited about in the near future. Stay tuned!
Chris Collum on 05/07/13 - 02:20 PM
Continuing their eventful week, The Lonely Island have released the artwork for their upcoming release The Wack Album, which you can find in the replies. In addition to Kendrick Lamar and Adam Levine on 'YOLO,' the album will feature guest spots from Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong, Lady Gaga, Solange, Pharrell Williams, T-Pain, and, of course, Justin Timberlake.
Cody Nelson on 05/07/13 - 01:51 PM
Savages are embarking on a world tour in support of their excellent debut album Silence Yourself, out this week via Matador Records. Dates are in the replies.
Chris Collum on 05/07/13 - 01:19 PM
In the replies you can check out some more dates for the Neutral Milk Hotel reunion tour, as well as the ones that were previously announced.
Chris Collum on 05/07/13 - 01:14 PM
Additional acts have been added to the Warped Tour's Acoustic Basement stage on select dates, including Travis Alexander, American Opera, Mandolyn Mae and Charlotte Sometimes. Head to the replies for the full list.
Alex DiVincenzo on 05/07/13 - 12:49 PM
Pop culture site Buzzfeed posted a music video called "Punch (Let's Be Real)" that went viral (not because it's good or entertaining). The Brothers (formerly The Great Valley) created a pop-punk version of the song which was posted about on the site. Listen to it in the replies.
Christian Wagner on 05/07/13 - 12:34 PM
Watch Alex of All Time Low perform "Backseat Serenade" in the replies.
Christian Wagner on 05/07/13 - 12:22 PM
Our buddy Erik Griffin's episode of Comedy Central's The Half Hour will be airing this Friday (May 10th) at 12 AM EST.
Drew Beringer on 05/07/13 - 12:21 PM
Pet Symmetry (Evan Weiss of Into It. Over it.) and Dikembe are putting out a 7" split. You can pre-order it here.

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Drew Beringer on 05/07/13 - 12:01 PM
The 2013 Austin City Limits Festival lineup has been announced.

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Drew Beringer on 05/07/13 - 11:59 AM
Mac Miller, Chance The Rapper, Earl Sweatshirt, Action Bronson, The Internet and REMember Music will be on the Space Migration Tour. Check the replies for the flyer and dates.
Dre Okorley on 05/07/13 - 11:58 AM
Justin Timberlake has announced a world tour to support The 20/20 Experience.

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Drew Beringer on 05/07/13 - 11:57 AM
You can watch Life on Repeat's new video for "Forgotten" over at AltPress.

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Drew Beringer on 05/07/13 - 11:55 AM
You can watch Fall Out Boy's performance of "My Songs Know What You Did In The Dark (Light Em Up)" from last night's episode of The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, here. Fast forward to the last divide on the player to skip straight to the performance.
Keagan Ilvonen on 05/07/13 - 11:54 AM
Bright Eyes's 2005 album, I'm Wide Awake It's Morning, has been certified gold. It's the first gold record for the band as well as for Saddle Creek.
Drew Beringer on 05/07/13 - 11:54 AM
The Lonely Island will be starting "Wack Wednesdays" tomorrow, where every Wednesday until June 11th they will premiere one song/video from The Wack Album.

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Drew Beringer on 05/07/13 - 11:52 AM
Head to the replies to watch Gabriel the Marine's tribute to Beastie Boys' Adam "MCA" Yauch. The one-year anniversary of MCA's passing was on Saturday.
Alex DiVincenzo on 05/07/13 - 11:44 AM
Today we're bringing you a brand new song from The Crash Bandits, "Meant For So Much More", off their upcoming debut full-length album, Better Off, produced by Minneapolis punk rock producer Knol Tate. The band is fronted by Matt Brown, younger brother of Sing It Loud vocalist Pat Brown.
Jake Denning on 05/07/13 - 11:43 AM
Life On Repeat premiered their video for "Forgotten" on Alt Press.
Christian Wagner on 05/07/13 - 11:35 AM
Head to the replies to read this week's Hip-Hop Music Round Up
Jake Jenkins on 05/07/13 - 11:34 AM
For All I Am released their video for "Oppressor." You can view it in the replies.
Christian Wagner on 05/07/13 - 11:33 AM
You can watch a new Falling In Reverse video for its new song "Alone" in the replies. It involves rapping, Ferrari's, and girls writhing on the floor. It's off the band's upcoming album Fashionably Late, out June 18th.
Drew Beringer on 05/07/13 - 11:25 AM
The 2013 Vans Warped Tour compilation will be released on June 4th. Pre-order it here. The artwork (featuring Bring Me the Horizon) and track listing can be found in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 05/07/13 - 11:22 AM
Today we have a featured stream of The New Regime's (Ilan Rubin of Nine Inch Nails and Paramore) new album, Exhibit A. You can stream it in the replies. Also, check out Kelly's recent interview with Ilan.
Drew Beringer on 05/07/13 - 10:51 AM
Today is Mike Ferri (We Are The In Crowd), Matt Goddard (Chiodos), Andrew Cook (A Rocket To The Moon) and Matt Squire's birthday! Be sure to leave them some love in the replies or send them a shout on Twitter!
Keagan Ilvonen on 05/07/13 - 10:23 AM
Singer/songwriter Matt Nathanson will release his latest album, titled Last of the Great Pretenders, on July 16th. Check the replies for a look at the artwork and a message from Nathanson.
Craig Manning on 05/07/13 - 10:06 AM
Matthew Vincent of The American Scene and Alexander Correia of The Tower and The Fool will release a split 12 on July 9th via Pure Noise Records. The artwork can be seen in the replies.

Track Listing
01) Wicked Thirst – Matthew Vincent
02) Sad Eyes – Matthew Vincent
03) Muslin – Matthew Vincent
04) I Run With The Haunted – Alex Correia
05) Let It Ride – Alex Correia
06) Corinna – Alex Correia
Alex DiVincenzo on 05/07/13 - 10:03 AM
We're very proud to be a sponsor on this year's Skate & Surf Festival, held at The Festival Grounds at Six Flags in New Jersey, May 18th and 19th. Featured headlining acts include: Fall Out Boy, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, and A Day To Remember. You can read our interview with founder John D. here. If you don't already have tickets to this year's festival, you can pick one up over here.
"Yeah, who would’ve thought, right? I never thought we’d get to 7500, and now we’re probably going to exceed 10,000, who would’ve thought? When we booked this in October/November, there was people questioning Fall Out Boy – what would the return be like? So if you were to tell me back then that this week Fall...
Jake Denning on 05/07/13 - 09:52 AM
Listen to Chapel Club's brand new album titled Good Together over at NME.com now. The record will be released on June 3rd and you can also see the video for their new single "Shy" in the replies.
Kyle Huntington on 05/07/13 - 09:32 AM
Hunter Hunted released a video for "End Of The World." You can view it in the replies.
Christian Wagner on 05/07/13 - 09:26 AM
In the words of another legendary British musician, stop me, stop me, stop me if you've heard this one before...Damon Albarn recently announced while on stage in Hong Kong that Blur will soon be returning to the studio to work on a new record. Let's hope it ends up better than the last time they tried that.
Chris Collum on 05/07/13 - 09:14 AM
After festival-hopping across Europe for most of the summer, Deerhunter will tour North America in August and September in support of their excellent new album Monomania, out today via 4AD. Hit the replies for the dates.
Chris Collum on 05/07/13 - 09:09 AM
We've got calloused hands, but these arms aren't tired... at least not yet.
ReviewsHaverford / State Lines - Split (Kelly Doherty)
InterviewsIlan Rubin (The New Regime, Nine Inch Nails, Paramore) (Kelly Doherty)
John D. (Skate & Surf CEO) (Jake Denning)
Kelly Doherty on 05/07/13 - 09:06 AM
Hit the replies to watch James Blake perform "Retrograde" live on The Late Show with David Letterman last night. As a bonus, at the end of the video you can watch an utterly bewildered Letterman try to figure out how one of the backing musician's equipment works! Overgrown is out now via XL.
Chris Collum on 05/07/13 - 08:58 AM
It looks like Ryan Adams is producing the new Liz Phair album.

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Chris Collum on 05/07/13 - 08:45 AM
Hit the replies to watch Pierce The Veil's new video for "Bulls In The Bronx."
Ryan Gardner on 05/07/13 - 08:38 AM
Watch The Maine's lyric video for their new single, "Love & Drugs," in the replies. You can also grab a free download of the song here.
Alex DiVincenzo on 05/07/13 - 08:34 AM
The Wonder Years premiered a new song titled "The Devil In My Bloodstream" on Man Overboard's radio show last night. Take a listen here. The Greatest Generation drops one week from today.
Alex DiVincenzo on 05/07/13 - 08:17 AM
This Wild Life will enter the Vanguard Room with Aaron Marsh (Copeland) this July to begin work on their debut full length. The band has fully pursued their acoustic direction, and plans to release the record this Fall. In the replies you can watch an acoustic cover of Copeland's "California" performed by members Kevin Jordan and Anthony DelGrosso.
"Aaron is one of my absolute favorite songwriters, and I'm incredibly excited to have his guidance on this new record." - Kevin
Christian Wagner on 05/07/13 - 08:07 AM
Check out a new Mixtapes song titled "Bad Parts" here.
Alex DiVincenzo on 05/07/13 - 08:06 AM
Boxer (Richmond, VA) has teamed up with Eyes Wide (Hollidaysburg, PA) to record a split EP, which was released today and we're streaming it for you. Boxer enlisted the help of Will Yip (Title Fight, Turnover) while Eyes Wide collaborated with Vince Ratti (Tigers Jaw, Balance & Composure) and the end result is a mix of melodic hardcore and 90s alternative rock. The split will be co-released on vinyl later this summer via Meadowbrook Records and Reveille Records. You can listen to the split in the replies.
Christian Wagner on 05/07/13 - 08:01 AM
American Opera will release Your Songs on July 2nd.

Track Listing
01) Shorelines
02) Broken Roads
03) Maps & Globes
04) The Good Fight
05) Baby Birds
06) Ann Marie
Alex DiVincenzo on 05/07/13 - 07:24 AM
You can stream Vampire Weekend's new album Modern Vampires of the City in full over on iTunes. The record will be released next Tuesday.
Cody Nelson on 05/07/13 - 06:09 AM
Patrick Stump wrote a blog reflecting on the 10th anniversary of Fall Out Boy's Take This to Your Grave.
Ten years ago today, my band released our debut album Take This To Your Grave. We were just four unsuspecting Midwestern nerds named after a moderately obscure Simpsons character, living life like the background characters in Ferris Bueller’s Day Off. We were totally unprepared for everything that followed.

Up to that point in the band’s history, we were merely something to do before we were forced to give in to the pressures of real life. We saw ourselves as a pretty cool excuse for a semester off of college. My accountant mother was also the ex-wife of a musician (my dad in point...
Alex DiVincenzo on 05/07/13 - 05:53 AM
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