The Ready Set has signed to Razor & Tie. The new album, The Bad & The Better, will be released on May 27th. The album can be pre-ordered now in various bundles and on iTunes. The album was produced by Ian Kirkpatrick (Neon Trees, Breathe Carolina, The Plain White T’s, Young The Giant). A press release can be found in the replies.
Pure Noise Records has signed No Bragging Rights. They were the first band to sign to the label back in 2009, and now they're teaming up again. They'll enter the studio next month with producer Will Putney to record a new album.
Until We Are Ghosts has signed to InVogue Records. They will release their debut album Bitterseed on May 27th. The album was mixed and mastered by Jay Maas of Defeater. Check out the band's lyric video for "Wearing Thin" in the replies.
Revelation Records is happy to announce the addition of Fell To Low to the current roster and will be releasing the band's first ever full-length album.
Although not a household name, Fell To Low has been making noise since 2009 in the spiritual town of Ojai, California and already have two 7” and two 10” records under their belt. They have toured the West Coast several times with such diverse bands as Nails and Give and completed a full U.S. tour in 2012. They deliver a smart and angular form of punk with odd timing, build ups, melody and wit that brings a hardcore approach to a sound pioneered by Slint, Unwound and June of 44. Their forthcoming LP will expand upon the style of their...
"The entire idea of making music is to be able to share your passion your frustrations your problems with as many people as possible, that's always been our goal as a band. In saying that we always strive to work with people who feel the same way we do. Pure Noise Records is about that exactly. After co-releasing The Few and The Far Between on vinyl last year and seeing what the record label is all about, we as a band felt that Pure Noise would be a good home for our future and a step in the direction that we wanted to take. We are honored to join the Pure Noise Records roster, full of amazing bands that are just killing it. We look forward to...
Autumn + Colour has signed Close Up On The Quiet Ones. They released the music video for their debut single "Survivor," which was recorded in Baltimore, MD with Paul Leavitt, who also mixed and mastered it. You can view the video in the replies.
1) Kill Hicks
2) Will you be God's art or Satan's graffiti?
3) Evil prevails
4) Only Rain Man doesn't change
6) Obi-Wan Chernobyl
7) From robot jobs to robot homes
8) Live fast, die.
9) Bong Aqua
10) Zombies never go out of style
11) Assmasters of reality
12) Nexus Diplomis
13) Segway to heaven
Paper + Plastick Records has signed The Shell Corporation. The band will release their sophomore album, Mandrake, on February 25th and on vinyl on April 1st. Track listing, album art, and a teaser video are all below. You can also grab their Time & Pressure EP for free.
1) Appetite for Distraction
2) The Death of Us
3) Remember, Remember
4) Trust Us
5) Hear Them Wail
6) Even Bob Vila Couldn’t Fix This Old House
7) Bombs Away [The Police cover]
8) Maguire’s Plea
9) 60 Hours
10) The Message
11) Perfect World
Yesterday we told you Razor & Tie has started an imprint called Washington Square and its inaugural signing is The Hold Steady. Today we bring you the news that the label will also be releasing new music from Deaf Havana and Born Cages soon.
Topshelf Records has added Special Explosion to their already impressive roster. The guy-girl fronted jangly punk band has a new EP releasing next year for their new label, but you can hear some of their tunes on Bandcamp now.
NO has signed to Arts & Crafts. The band will release their debut album, El Prado, on February 18th, 2014.
01) Leave The Door Wide Open
02) Stay With Me
03) What's Your Name
05) So Scared
06) There's a Glow
08) Another Life
09) The Long Haul
10) North Star
11) Last Chance
12) Hold On
13) Go Outside
GIANT MKT, a new record label with bases in Seattle, Charleston, and Denver, has launched and announced the signing of three bands; Toronto post-hardcore quintet Homage, London indie-rockers Crash Island, and Connecticut emo/pop-punk outfit A Will Away. All three bands have announced physical releases via Giant MKT on January 7th 2014, with digital releases set for December 20th.
Weeks ago we announced we would be dropping a band. Everyone at Sumerian puts incredible amounts of time, energy and passion in to every band we work with and it's important that as we continue to grow, we have that same fire burning for each artist on the roster. We are now ready to let you know that we will be parting ways with Capture The Crown due to musical/creative differences. We wish them the best of luck in their future endeavors.