blink-182’s dogs eating dogs debuted at #23 On The Billboard 200 as well as #3 on the Independent Albums chart, #5 on the Rock chart, #2 on the Alternative Albums chart and #3 on the Digital Albums chart.
As the new year approaches, it seems like a good time to reach out and see what you want to see more of in 2013 on AbsolutePunk. We pride our self on our diversity and that's what we're always trying to improve. So let us know what music you want more of, what bands you would like to talk to, what interviews you'd like to read and everything in between. Head to the replies to let us know and we'll do our best to accommodate. Without you, the site is nothing so we want to thank you all for continually staying loyal and being the best group of music fans on the internet.
It may be a few days late but that's okay. James Dean Wells of The Gay Blades has written a new Christmas jingle entitled "Sorry Santa" that you can stream on Bandcamp. You'll want to give this a spin, it's pretty groovy.
You can now stream/purchase Rob Freeman's (Hidden In Plain View) new album, Destination You on Bandcamp. All of the proceeds will be donated to Conquer Chiari. So skip your morning coffee one day this week and support a good cause!
Squid The Whale is back on #whalewednesday with an excellent brand new song, "Drown Pt.2", which you can check out on the Stheartblog. A new song will be released on Wednesdays, leading up to the release of a brand new EP, Four More out Jan 30th.
Christmas may be coming to an end but that doesn't mean the gifts have to stop! We're teaming up with Perry Farrell of Jane's Addiction and Dobel Tequila to give away an awesome prize package for all of you 21+ readers. We are giving one lucky U.S. reader a bottle of Dobel Tequila and a special edition photography book from legendary music industry photographer Danny Clinch. Both items will be autographed by Perry Farrell as well! All you have to do is head over to our Tumblr to enter. While you're at it, like Dobel on Facebook to get a free download of Jane's Addiction's new album, The Great Escape Artist.
Today we're debuting a new Knockout Kid song called "Wake Me Up When We're Underwater." As a Christmas present, the band is giving it away for free today only on Bandcamp. The band's new EP, The Callback EP, will be released via THC Music/INgrooves Fontana on January 8th. Head to the replies to check out the track and leave your thoughts as well.
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.
It appears From Indian Lakes never stops - and we're not complaining. The band released their Able Bodies Acoustic Sessions today, and we've got a stream of "Below" - but why stop there? We gave away their holiday tune "I'll Be Home For Christmas" last Friday; your second chance for a free download is in the replies. Enjoy and let us know what you think.