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Watch Bruno Mars' music video for "When I Was Your Man" in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 02/08/13 - 11:38 AM
The Hives have announced a few intimate shows in between stops on their tour with Pink. See them in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 02/08/13 - 11:35 AM
A review of Shone's first show outs the band members.
Shone (a seven-piece featuring Andrew Accardi, Vin Accardi, Mike Strandberg, Brian Lane, Ben Homala, Joe Cannetti, and more) played their debut show showcasing Heat Thing at Mercury Lounge on Thursday, February 7, 2013, in New York City with support for Sleep Bellum Sonno.

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Jason Tate on 02/08/13 - 11:34 AM
Listen to As They Sleep's cover of Billy Squier's "The Stroke" in the replies. The band enlisted members of The Black Dahlia Murder, Nightshade, Hope For The Dying, Bury The Silence and A Sleepless Malice to help out.
Alex DiVincenzo on 02/08/13 - 11:30 AM
Burnt Toast Vinyl has put up some new pressings of mewithoutYou's Brother, Sister. There are two variants, sun split and moon split, that are limited to 100 copies each.

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Jason Tate on 02/08/13 - 11:30 AM
New York City rockers Skaters have signed to Warner Bros. Records. Listen to "I Wanna Dance (But I Don't Know How)" here. The band will release a 7" single of the track on April 9th, followed by their debut full-length this summer.
Alex DiVincenzo on 02/08/13 - 11:26 AM
Check out an acoustic rendition of Bleach Blonde's "Sea Mint Pastel" in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 02/08/13 - 11:24 AM
Drew wrote about basically hanging out with Cassadee Pope all night at the Fall Out Boy show and not realizing it was her (could he be more of a rockstar now?). Anyway, the video of her singing "Sugar We're Going Down" can be found in the replies.
Jason Tate on 02/08/13 - 11:23 AM
Melvins will release a covers album titled Everybody Loves Sausages on April 30th via Ipecac Recordings.

Track Listing
01) Warhead (Venom; Guest: Scott Kelly of Neurosis)
02) Best Friend (Queen; Guest: Caleb Benjamin of Tweak Bird)
03) Black Betty (Original artist unknown)
04) Set It On Fire (The Scientists; Guest: Mark Arm)
05) Station To Station (David Bowie; Guest: JG Thirlwell)
06) Attitude (The Kinks: Guest: Clem Burke of Blondie)
07) Female Trouble (Divine a.k.a. John Waters)
08) Carpe Diem (The Fugs)
09) Timothy Leary Lives (Pop-O-Pies)
10) In Every Dream Home A Heartache (Roxy Music; Guests: Jello Biafra and Kevin Rutmanis)
11) Romance (Tales of Terror)
12)...
Alex DiVincenzo on 02/08/13 - 11:18 AM
Watch After the Fall's music video for "Decade" in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 02/08/13 - 11:14 AM
Cold War Kids' upcoming tour dates can be found in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 02/08/13 - 11:11 AM
Listen to a new The 1975 song titled "Head.Cars.Bending" here. The band's first U.S. tour dates are in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 02/08/13 - 11:06 AM
Mindless Self Indulgence will release their first album in five years, How I Learned To Stop Giving A Shit And Love Mindless Self Indulgence, later this year. An official street date has not been announced, but it will be available early on the band's upcoming tour. Dates are in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 02/08/13 - 11:04 AM
Have you ever wanted your favorite Blink 182 song remixed? Or how about someone to comb your girlfriend's hair? Dillon Francis is here to save the day. He has updated his merch store with some pretty funny options.

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Keagan Ilvonen on 02/08/13 - 11:02 AM
Just a friendly reminder to make sure you check us out on other social networks. We are on Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Last.fm, and Rdio. The AP.net staff can also be found elsewhere online, this post highlights where. Show us some love.
Jason Tate on 02/08/13 - 11:00 AM
Squid The Whale are already back to writing songs.

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Keagan Ilvonen on 02/08/13 - 10:54 AM
Stream The Wonder Years' Sleeping on Trash: A Collection of Songs Recorded 2005-2010 here.
Alex DiVincenzo on 02/08/13 - 10:07 AM
Today we're streaming Anavae's new EP, Stomr Chaser, which will be released next week on Lab Records. The UK duo have a knack for creating their own version of female fronted pop-rock that reminds me of VersaEmerge and Kenotia. Head over to the band's AP.net profile to stream the EP and leave your thoughts in the replies.
Christian Wagner on 02/08/13 - 10:07 AM
It looks like No Sleep Records may announce a new signing in a week or two. Have any ideas who it could be?

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Keagan Ilvonen on 02/08/13 - 10:06 AM
The track listing for The Strokes' upcoming album, Comedown Machine, has been released.

Track Listing
01) Tap Out
02) All The Time
03) One Way Trigger
04) Welcome to Japan
05) 80’s Comedown Machine
06) 50/50
07) Slow Animals
08) Partners in Crime
09) Chances
10) Happy Endings
11) Call it Fate, Call it Karma

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Keagan Ilvonen on 02/08/13 - 10:02 AM
For All Those Sleeping's new music video for "Mark My Words" can be seen in the replies.

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Keagan Ilvonen on 02/08/13 - 09:52 AM
As many of you know, Vinnie Caruana just recently released his debut solo EP, City by the Sea, on I Surrender Records. So of course we're more than excited to bring you a new weekly tour diary feature titled Vinnie On The Road. Once a week, Vinnie will be sharing his general thoughts as he makes his way around the country on his Acoustic Basement Tour. Accompanying him are Geoff Rickly (Thursday), Koji, A Loss for Words, and Brian Marquis. So sit back, relax, and make sure to get your copy of City by the Sea.
Dre Okorley on 02/08/13 - 09:49 AM
John Mayer's new music video for "Something Like Olivia" can be seen in the replies.

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Keagan Ilvonen on 02/08/13 - 09:46 AM
A fuck is all I have to give.
Staff ReviewsBroadway Calls - Comfort/Distraction (Scott Weber)
Foxygen - We Are the 21st Century Ambassadors of Peace & Magic (Craig Manning)
Show ReviewsFall Out Boy (Roxy Theatre Los Angeles 2/7/13) (Drew Beringer)
Scott Weber on 02/08/13 - 08:15 AM
Watch a video of Elli Ingram covering Kendrick Lamar's "Poetic Justice" in the replies.
Dre Okorley on 02/08/13 - 07:35 AM
This week's installment of Free Music Friday can be found in the replies.
Andy Biddulph on 02/08/13 - 02:13 AM
Head to the replies to check out Walking With Strangers new live music video for "Clouds".
Jake Denning on 02/07/13 - 11:35 PM
Coheed and Cambria's new music video for "Dark Side of Me" can be seen in the replies.
Garett Press on 02/07/13 - 10:14 PM
Head to the replies to watch Underoath's last show from St. Petersburg, FL.

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Keagan Ilvonen on 02/07/13 - 08:44 PM
At Shone's debut show tonight, Jesse Lacey reportedly told a fan we would hear new Brand New music by this Summer.

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Keagan Ilvonen on 02/07/13 - 08:31 PM
Today's second interview from the random questionnaire offered to any and all bands comes from Sisteray. You can read the interview here.
Jeremy Aaron on 02/07/13 - 07:41 PM
Today's interview from the random questionnaire offered to any and all bands comes from Get Off My Shoes. You can read the interview here.
Jeremy Aaron on 02/07/13 - 07:03 PM
This year's Eat Your Heart Festival has been canceled due to the impending winter storm in the northeast region. Details can be read in the replies. Misery Signals will still be chatting with us however at 8:30 PM EST.
Drew Beringer on 02/07/13 - 05:12 PM
We've got an afternoon stream for you guys tonight in the form of All Time Low's cover of Cyndi Lauper's "True Colors." The song appears on Hopeless Records' Love Is Hopeless Compilation, which just came out today. Check out All Time Low's very pop-punk take on the song on their AP.net Profile or in the replies, and pick up the 10-track compilation (which also features We Are The In Crowd, Yellowcard and more) for $4.99 right here.
Thomas Nassiff on 02/07/13 - 04:23 PM
The 2013 Eat Your Heart Out Festival will be taking place in Poughkeepsie, NY this weekend (February 8th-10th) and one of the band's playing the fest, Misery Signals, will be chatting with us in this thread at 8:30 PM EST, so stop by and hang out. They are currently recording new music, so feel free to chat about the recording process and the EYHO Fest this weekend.

Update: The chat is now over. Thanks to the band for hanging out with us tonight.
Drew Beringer on 02/07/13 - 04:07 PM
In the replies you can find the latest PropertyOfZack QCA sessions with '90s rock cover band Soul Patch (Keith Buckley, Steve Micciche).
Drew Beringer on 02/07/13 - 03:30 PM
Stream a track by new artist SunBLVD titled "The Real" in the replies. Be sure to "like" her Facebook page as well if you dig it.
Dre Okorley on 02/07/13 - 02:26 PM
The Summer Set performed their new song, "Maybe Tonight," full-band for the first time last night. You can check out a video in the replies.
Joe DeAndrea on 02/07/13 - 01:03 PM
Hopeless Records' 2013 Love Is Hopeless compilation is now on iTunes.

Track Listing
01) All Time Low – True Colors (Cyndi Lauper cover)
02) We Are The In Crowd – Grenade (Bruno Mars cover)
03) The Used – Surrender
04) Air Dubai – Toxic (Britney Spears cover)
05) Divided By Friday – Locked Out Of Heaven (Bruno Mars cover)
06) For The Foxes – I Will Follow You Into The Dark (Death Cab For Cutie cover)
07) Yellowcard – Always Summer (Acoustic)
08) Anarbor – Useless
09) The Dangerous Summer – No One’s Gonna Need You More (Acoustic)
10) Driver Friendly – Lost Boys
Jason Tate on 02/07/13 - 12:55 PM
You can stream James Blake's new single, "Retrograde," in the replies.
Keagan Ilvonen on 02/07/13 - 12:53 PM
Brendan Kelly has updated his blog discussing straight edge, 15 years later.
When it began, straight edge was a term coined by Ian MacKaye in a Minor Threat tune and it had to do with his personal technique for keeping it together and how it sometimes made him feel like an outsider. He’s been pretty vocal about the fact that he never set it up to be a dogma or anything. In fact, in the very song where he lists off what gives him his ‘straight edge,’ he literally says “listen, there’s no set of rules.” However, like so many people who condemn homodom based on scripture, yet persist in eating shellfish, a lot of people took the “I don’t smoke, I don’t drink, I don’t fuck” section to be...
Jason Tate on 02/07/13 - 12:48 PM
The 2013 Eat Your Heart Out Festival will be taking place in Poughkeepsie, NY this weekend (February 8th-10th) and one of the band's playing the fest, Misery Signals, will be chatting with us tonight at 8:30 PM EST, so stop by and hang out.
Drew Beringer on 02/07/13 - 12:40 PM
Phoenix's new album, Bankrupt!, was mixed on the Harrison 4032 solid-state recording console used to make Michael Jackson's legendary Thriller.
"The most mysterious part to me was that no one else-- no nerd or music engineer or memorabilia freak-- seemed to want it," frontman Thomas Mars told The New Yorker. "There was something a little spooky about him [Rose]. He was very pushy. It seemed like a scam. " After a prolonged and skeptical online back-and-forth with Rose, Mars committed to the console for a price of $17,000 (the original asking price was $32,000) and shipped it to Paris to begin mixing Bankrupt!.
Jason Tate on 02/07/13 - 12:37 PM
Stereogum have written up an article on the "The Rise, Demise, and Legacy" of The Mars Volta.
Still, I can’t shake the feeling that day marked an untimely death for the Mars Volta. They were a special band that perished too young.
Jason Tate on 02/07/13 - 12:33 PM
Under The Gun a new "Complaint Department" column up today titled "Death to Vinyl Flippers." Check it out here.
Drew Beringer on 02/07/13 - 11:59 AM
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