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You can pre-order Diamond Youth's cool new EP Orange here. The band's video for "Cannonball" can be also seen in the replies.
Drew Beringer on 01/10/13 - 12:40 PM
In case you've been living under a rock these past few months, The Swellers released a fantastic new EP Running Out Of Places To Go in the fall. The band is also playing the Fusion Show's 5th Anniversary show on Saturday. So in celebration of that, we're collaborating with the band and Born & Bred Clothing to give away a killer prize pack - a handwritten lyric sheet to "Making Waves," the band's new EP Running Out of Places to Go, Born & Bred "B&Beanie," and a Born & Bred "Don't Tread on B&B T-Shirt." Pretty rad, right? So you probably want to know how you can win it. Just post your favorite song from Running Out Of Places To Go and why, and I'll pick a winner by the end of the day....
Drew Beringer on 01/10/13 - 12:31 PM
Fall Out Boy's Pete Wentz has announced some book signings to promote the release of his upcoming book "Gray." Dates in the replies.
Jason Tate on 01/10/13 - 12:03 PM
Mike Einziger (Incubus) has posted an alt. mix of a new Coheed and Cambria track from The Afterman: Descension called "Dark Side of Me" right here. Album version drops Monday.
Garett Press on 01/10/13 - 12:02 PM
The nominations for this year's Oscars can be found in the replies. The entertainment forum is always a fun place to hang out if you're into movies, tv shows, video games -- and all that.
Jason Tate on 01/10/13 - 11:52 AM
Make Do And Mend's b-side, "3/4" is streaming in the replies.
Jason Tate on 01/10/13 - 11:28 AM
This year's list of nominees for the BRIT Awards have been announced. Hit the replies to check out the full list which includes alt-J, Jessie Ware, Ben Howard, The xx, Cat Power, Frank Ocean and more.
Kyle Huntington on 01/10/13 - 11:18 AM
A video of Cartel playing a new song, called "Disconnect," is in the replies.

Submitted by Dan
Jason Tate on 01/10/13 - 10:51 AM
I started a good debate yesterday on Twitter when I began talking about if fun., with their Grammy nominations and success, had crossed them into the top 5 of bands that have ever come from this "scene." This got me (and others) thinking about what the top bands that have broken through into the mainstream have been ... and well, with that ... I decided it would make a damn good Thursday discussion. So, here's my list of the biggest mainstream bands that have a connection to our music scene (the existence of which we could debate by itself), and a few notes about why. I tried to stay away from just using a pure "album sales" metric, since the music buying habits have obviously changed,...
Jason Tate on 01/10/13 - 10:43 AM
Amazon has introduced a new service called Amazon AutoRip, which automatically gives customers free MP3 versions of any CDs they’ve purchased from Amazon since the launch of its Music Store back in 1998.
Jason Tate on 01/10/13 - 09:54 AM
iwrestledabearonce has a choose your own adventure site comprised of different YouTube videos which eventually lead to their new music video for "Button It Up!"

Submitted by OpenIntro
Jason Tate on 01/10/13 - 09:44 AM
Mercies (ex-The Dear Hunter, The Brobecks) have released a new video, check it out in the replies.
Jason Tate on 01/10/13 - 09:42 AM
Mayday Parade have re-signed to Fearless Records for their next album.

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Jason Tate on 01/10/13 - 09:39 AM
Skate and Surf Fest has announced some of their initial bands. Check the replies.
Jason Tate on 01/10/13 - 09:32 AM
The aforementioned rumours were true...sorta. You can now check out a teaser video from Justin Timberlake in the replies titled "I'm Ready" which suggests he will be returning with a brand new album this year. There is also a countdown after the video on his official website which suggests we will hear a new single on Monday.
Kyle Huntington on 01/10/13 - 09:04 AM
Destiny's Child will release their new compilation album, Love Songs on January 29th via Sony Legacy. The album will contain a new single entitled "Nuclear" which was produced by Pharrell. The single is the group's first new music in eight years. You can pre-order the album on Amazon.

Track Listing:
01) Cater 2 U
02) Killing Time
03) Second Nature
04) Heaven
05) Now That She's Gone
06) Brown Eyes
07) If
08) Emotion
09) If You Leave [ft. Next]
10) T -Shirt
11) Temptation
12) Say My Name (Timbaland remix)
13) Love
14) Nuclear
Keagan Ilvonen on 01/10/13 - 08:56 AM
How To Destroy Angels will release their debut album, Welcome Oblivion on March 5th via Columbia Records. You can watch the band's new music video for "The Loop Closes" in the replies.
Keagan Ilvonen on 01/10/13 - 08:50 AM
The Indecent is going on a UK tour and released a video for "Hear Them Fear Them." You can view both in the replies.
Christian Wagner on 01/10/13 - 08:35 AM
The Mark McGrath & Friends cruise will take place October 18-21, departing from Miami, FL to the Bahamas. It will feature performances by Sugar Ray, Smash Mouth, Gin Blossoms and more '90s nostalgia acts.
Alex DiVincenzo on 01/10/13 - 08:34 AM
Happy birthday to Dave Shapiro (The Agency Group/Velocity Records/Count The Stars)!
Christian Wagner on 01/10/13 - 08:22 AM
Listen to a new Foxfires (ex-Four Year Strong) song, "It's a Journey," here. Pre-order The Golden Age 7" from Escapist Records.
Alex DiVincenzo on 01/10/13 - 08:20 AM
Listen to Glass Cloud's cover of Tears for Fears' "Everybody Wants to Rule the World" in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 01/10/13 - 08:10 AM
Broadway Calls will tour Europe in March alongside Gnarwolves and Great Cynics. See the replies for dates.
Andy Biddulph on 01/10/13 - 06:44 AM
Young Guns will support 10 Years on their US tour, starting next month. Check the replies for dates and click here to listen to Young Guns' recent Daytrotter Session.
Andy Biddulph on 01/10/13 - 04:16 AM
Enter Shikari will play a free show at London's 100 Club on January 28th, with The Algorithm in support. Head here to apply for tickets.
Andy Biddulph on 01/10/13 - 04:03 AM
And I know, but you can’t stay angry forever, or so I’m told.
Show ReviewsAndrew McMahon (First Solo Show) @ The Viper Room (Jack Appleby)
Jack Appleby on 01/10/13 - 03:33 AM
It looks like we might finally hear a brand new Justin Timberlake track today according to rumours and the sleuths over at Complex. Not only that but it appears to feature Jay-Z, Beyoncé and Timbaland.
Kyle Huntington on 01/10/13 - 02:35 AM
Andrew McMahon played a new song entitled "Learn To Dance" at his first solo show last night - watch it in the replies. Head over here to read our review and check out the show's set list.
Jack Appleby on 01/10/13 - 12:06 AM
We're giving away a prize pack from Misser and All In Merch including 2 tickets to the band's headlining show at Chain Reaction on January 19th and a merch pack from All In Merch. This contest is Twitter only, so head here to tweet the message and be entered into the contest.
Christian Wagner on 01/09/13 - 11:08 PM
Today's interview from the random questionnaire offered to any and all bands comes from The Freefall. You can read the interview here.
Jeremy Aaron on 01/09/13 - 08:04 PM
Kent Abbott, former guitarist of Grade and Somehow Hollow, has passed away. Rest in peace.
Alex DiVincenzo on 01/09/13 - 07:21 PM
Walk the Moon will release Tightrope, a 6 song EP, digitally on January 22nd. Featuring their current single "Tightrope," three new recordings, one cover, and a b-side.

Track Listing
1. Tightrope
2. Anyway I Can
3. Tete-A-Tete
4. Drunk In The Woods
5. Tightrope (Acoustic)
6. Burning Down The House
Jason Tate on 01/09/13 - 06:34 PM
Rapper Chief Keef's probation hearing has been pushed forward to January 15th. Keef's manager, Idris “Peeda Pan” Wahid is apparently nervous about the change.
Jake Denning on 01/09/13 - 05:49 PM
Misfits will release a live album titled DEA.D.ALIVE on February 5th. Listen to the live rendition of "Shining" over at Rolling Stone.
Alex DiVincenzo on 01/09/13 - 04:43 PM
Ben Gibbard (Death Cab For Cutie) will be on tomorrow night's episode of The Colbert Report.
Drew Beringer on 01/09/13 - 04:03 PM
PropertyOfZack sat down with A Rocket To The Moon to discuss the band’s new single, the continual delay for their new album, hopes for a release time, and more.
From The InterviewWe wrote these songs so long ago and recorded them so long ago. A majority of the record was recorded a year ago in January and February. We’ve had most of these songs done for a while now. We have trust in our team, but absolutely. Not being able to give our fans what they want to hear is tough. It was supposed to be out in the spring and then the fall. We just want to give them new music and to go out and play that new music. It takes a little bit of the excitement out of things. When you have a finished...
Drew Beringer on 01/09/13 - 03:59 PM
On tonight's The Gunz Show, Gunz will be speaking with Terra Terra Terra and debuting a brand new song by them called "Angel" You can listen at 6pm PST/ 9pm EST at IdobiRadio.com
Jake Denning on 01/09/13 - 03:50 PM
You can check out PureVolume's interview with Ellie Goulding here.
From The InterviewA lot of the stuff that I wrote was based on a lot of sad things that I was experiencing at the time. So I didn’t intentionally write the songs as break-up songs or anything like that. But that’s sure how it ended up sounding. I think the reason Halcyon ended up sounding the way it did was, I’d finished touring with Lights, and I suddenly was back home, writing a new record. It was all very quiet and lonely, and quite a strange time. So, yeah, I’d experienced a break-up, and it felt like everything had changed. But I’m in such a good place at the moment, it’s pretty hard to think back to that time now.
Drew Beringer on 01/09/13 - 03:49 PM
Of Machines posted "If we recorded a new ep... Who would want it?" to their Facebook.
Jack Appleby on 01/09/13 - 03:40 PM
Andrew McMahon has announced some tour dates for 2013. They're in the replies.
Jason Tate on 01/09/13 - 03:40 PM
Anberlin covering Danzig's "Mother" can be found below.
Jason Tate on 01/09/13 - 03:34 PM
Get excited, Norma Jean will be releasing a new song this Friday.
Drew Beringer on 01/09/13 - 03:33 PM
Rolling Stone are following in our footsteps, and interviewed Hayley Williams and Taylor York of Paramore.
From the InterviewI always wanted to be a part of Paramore, but I just didn't know – "Is this a reality? Am I kidding myself?" It was just tiring, I guess. We were all friends, we grew up together, and that was the most disappointing . . . That sucked more than any of the band-professional career stuff. I mean, of course that sucked, but when everything sort of started falling to pieces between Brand New Eyes and making this album, there were definitely days I would wake up and think it would be so easy to put up some sort of letter saying it's just too hard, we've had a good run,...
Jason Tate on 01/09/13 - 03:30 PM
Willow Smith samples Radiohead in her song "Sugar and Spice," it's in the replies.

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Jason Tate on 01/09/13 - 03:26 PM
The Front Bottoms will be in Austin recording their album for the next three weeks and have announced three shows for the trip home.

Submitted by FueledByFrodo
Jason Tate on 01/09/13 - 03:23 PM
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