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Of Montreal have finished recording a new album. It's called Lousy with Sylvianbriar and will come out sometime later this year, most likely this fall.
Chris Collum on 04/25/13 - 05:18 PM
PropertyOfZack has listed its most anticipated May releases here.
Drew Beringer on 04/25/13 - 04:50 PM
Caravels have announced dates for a summer tour that kicks off May 8 and runs through June 3rd. It includes dates with Octaves, Frameworks, Old Gray, and I Kill Giants. Dates in the replies.
Drew Beringer on 04/25/13 - 04:45 PM
Old Gray have announced a Midwest Tour alongside I Kill Giants. Along the way, they'll also be playing shows with Caravels, Prawn and Have Mercy. Check replies for the tour dates.
Kelly Doherty on 04/25/13 - 02:27 PM
Over 60 bands have been added to this year's Reading and Leeds Festivals in an absolutely humongous announcement. Newly confirmed for the festival are Alkaline Trio, RX Bandits and Quicksand alongside a whole heap of other acts. See more of the additions in the replies.
Andy Biddulph on 04/25/13 - 01:36 PM
The 1975's new video for "The City" can be found in the replies.
Jason Tate on 04/25/13 - 12:41 PM
Jonah Matranga (Far, Gratitude) and Ian Love (Rival Schools) have teamed up to form I Is Another. The band will release their first album on 6/24 via Siren Records, which will be available as a 2x7" (now available for pre-order). More information in the replies.

Track Listing
1. Queen of Swords
2. Prayed for You
3. Bittersweet
4. Kerry Jane
5. Shake
6. Dear Departed
7. I is Another
Jack Appleby on 04/25/13 - 12:32 PM
A demo tape that Nas recorded prior to making his 1994 seminal record Illmatic has long been rumored to exist, and has finally surfaced (somehow). You can stream it in full in the replies.
Chris Collum on 04/25/13 - 11:48 AM
Andrew McMahon's new song "After the Fire" can be streamed here.
Jason Tate on 04/25/13 - 11:44 AM
Riley Breckenridge (Thrice) grades eight first pitches thrown out by musicians in MLB stadiums in his latest PureVolume column.
Drew Beringer on 04/25/13 - 11:31 AM
Hit the replies to watch Makeshift Prodigy's acoustic video for "Chasing Daylight."
Ryan Gardner on 04/25/13 - 11:15 AM
Evan Weiss has begun working on new songs for Stay Ahead Of The Weather

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Drew Beringer on 04/25/13 - 11:02 AM
You can watch a clip from the upcoming new season of Arrested Development over at EW. The fourth season of the show premieres on Netflix May 26th. Love the show? Come join in on the discussion in the official thread.
Drew Beringer on 04/25/13 - 10:59 AM
Apparently if you send an email to Twin Forks, it will bounce back to you with a 4 song tour EP.

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Drew Beringer on 04/25/13 - 10:57 AM
Harrison Hudson has started a pre-sale for his new album Curious on IndieGoGo.

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Drew Beringer on 04/25/13 - 10:55 AM
Oh, Sleeper has started an Indiegogo campaign to raise funds for its new EP

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Drew Beringer on 04/25/13 - 10:53 AM
You can check out a clip of Forever the Sickest Kid's new single "Chin Up" in the replies. The song will be available on iTunes May 7th and it's off the band's upcoming album, J.A.C.K., which hits stores on June 25th

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Drew Beringer on 04/25/13 - 10:50 AM
You can stream a new Banquets' song titled "Paths" over New Noise.

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Drew Beringer on 04/25/13 - 10:47 AM
States and Empires are a new 3 piece band from South Wales, UK featuring ex-members of Attack! Attack! (the UK version) and Evita. The band is giving its new track 'Revolution' available as a free download here.
Drew Beringer on 04/25/13 - 10:44 AM
The Story So Far and Stick To Your Guns will release a split on June 18 via Pure Noise Records. The cover art is in the replies.

Tracklist:
The Story So Far
1. Clairvoyant
2. Loro (Pinback Cover)
Stick To Your Guns
3. We Still Believe
4. Burning Fight (Inside Out Cover)
Thomas Nassiff on 04/25/13 - 10:05 AM
Dates for Northcote's upcoming cross Canada tour can be found in the replies.
Deborah Remus on 04/25/13 - 09:54 AM
Catch Peace'd Out's new live video for "Castlemania" here.
Jack Appleby on 04/25/13 - 09:48 AM
Get with the Shoulder Gorilla, because NK (formerly North Korea) is on to something. Between the band's combined résumé (heard of Envy On The Coast or The Dillinger Escape Plan?) and their new home on Triple Crown Records, it's time to get familiar. We've got the first track from their upcoming full-length, Nothing To Be Gained Here - hit the replies to hear "Shoulder Gorilla" and pre-order the record (and some attractive vinyl offerings) here.
Jack Appleby on 04/25/13 - 09:41 AM
Welcome to My Back Pages, a collaborative staff feature that will survey a landscape of renowned classics and unheralded gems alike, most of which no one around here ever writes a word about. The rules are simple and loose: we won’t cover anything from this millennium and we will avoid all or most AP.net favorites—though we might make an exception if something is nearing a milestone anniversary. Beyond that though, anything is fair game. So if you have an album, artist, or genre you would like to see discussed in this feature, feel free to throw us a few recs.

This week we have a double feature on deck for you, and yes we're talking about Springsteen--if you know...
Chris Collum on 04/25/13 - 09:30 AM
Watch Cartel's new lyric video for "Uninspired" on MTV Buzzworthy.
Ryan Gardner on 04/25/13 - 09:17 AM
Our friends in Daylight are releasing Jar, one of the best albums of the year next week. So to celebrate we're giving away one of the album's killer songs, "No One's Deserving," as a free download here. Also the band will be taking over the AbsolutePunk Instagram account at noon EDT, so make sure to follow us and see what the band is up to today on tour. You can pre-order Jar here.
Drew Beringer on 04/25/13 - 09:01 AM
No Sleep Records has posted a new sampler for free download.
Alex DiVincenzo on 04/25/13 - 07:08 AM
Lions Lions' music will take you to paradise, so it makes sense that the band decided to put their rocking edge on a rendition of Bruno Mars' "Locked Out of Heaven." You can watch the video for their cover in the replies. The band is gearing up for a Canadian tour with The Maddigans next month.
Alex DiVincenzo on 04/25/13 - 07:06 AM
Moneta will be heading into the studio in May with producer Jim Wirt (Something Corporate, Jack's Mannequin, Hoobastank) at Robert Lang Studios, with an August release date. You may remember the band from their inclusion in last year's Absolute 100.
Jake Denning on 04/25/13 - 01:38 AM
"Someone has been pissing on my Gamecube and I'm about to close the case."
Staff InterviewsFor All I Am (Jake Denning)
Staff FeaturesMy Back Pages Vol. 7: Bruce Springsteen - Greetings from Asbury Park, NJ
Staff ReviewsKurt Vile - Wakin on a Pretty Daze (Jeremy Aaron)
Case Closed - Basements EP (Gregory Robson)
Waiting for Henry - Ghosts & Compromise (Gregory Robson)
The Crackling - Mary Magdalene (Gregory Robson)
ExclusivesLions Lions Cover Brunos Mars
Jake Denning on 04/24/13 - 11:36 PM
Hit the replies to check out the Dirty Projectors remix of the Phoenix single "Entertainment."
Chris Collum on 04/24/13 - 09:34 PM
Oh how forgetful of me! Today (the 24th) was our very own Lueda Alia's birthday! Wish her a great day over at her Twitter page!
Drew Beringer on 04/24/13 - 09:29 PM
The Dangerous Summer have signed on to also release their fourth album via Hopeless Records.
Blake Solomon on 04/24/13 - 08:26 PM
Today's interview from the random questionnaire offered to any and all bands comes from Paperhaus. You can read the interview here.
Jeremy Aaron on 04/24/13 - 08:22 PM
Still buzzing from last week's Spitalfield announcement? Well we're gonna keep that going tonight as front man Mark Rose is dropping by tonight at 7 PM EDT to talk about the tour, reunion, his solo work, and more. Let's have fun.
Drew Beringer on 04/24/13 - 03:49 PM
Night Verses will release their debut full-length, Lift Your Existence, on June 25 via Easy Killer Records.
Jack Appleby on 04/24/13 - 01:52 PM
Check out the complete lineup for the 2013 Hopscotch Music Festival in the replies. The festiva will take place September 5-7 in Raleigh, NC and will feature the likes of Big Boi, Local Natives, Kurt Vile, Earl Sweatshirt, Night Beds, Sleep, and many, many more.
Chris Collum on 04/24/13 - 12:30 PM
PropertyOfZack have posted a new "Perspective" article about Skate and Surf and GameChanger World's "Trailin' Travis" game with T. Mills here.
Drew Beringer on 04/24/13 - 12:28 PM
Some bonus tracks from Young Statues' new EP, Age Isn't Ours, are available for purchase here.
Drew Beringer on 04/24/13 - 12:17 PM
You can stream Full Of Hell's new album Rudiments of Mutilation here.

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Drew Beringer on 04/24/13 - 12:15 PM
Sugar Glyder will be playing select Northeast dates with Paper Route from May 23-25th. Also, they will join The Orphan, The Poet and Squid the Whale as support for You, Me, and Everyone We Know from May 10th through May 18th. Hit the replies for full tour dates.
Ryan Gardner on 04/24/13 - 12:15 PM
You can download The Transplants' new song for free here.

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Drew Beringer on 04/24/13 - 12:13 PM
Vinnie Caruana (I Am The Avalanche) and Geoff Rickly (Thursday) will be embarking on a short West Coast acoustic tour in June. You can check out the dates in the replies.
Drew Beringer on 04/24/13 - 12:11 PM
You can watch a lyric video for Sigur Rós's new song, "Ísjaki," in the replies. The band's new album, Kveikur, hits stores on June 18th.
Drew Beringer on 04/24/13 - 12:08 PM
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