Wife & Child are a new band from Baltimore, MD. Composed of Kenny Ramirez (ex-Lady Radiator and Murder and The Harlot), Matt Boylan (ex-Spark Is A Diamond, Fall River) and Matt Galler (ex-Brighter Shades, Gatsby Gets The Green Light). They have just recorded a brand new EP with Paul Leavitt (All Time Low, Circa Survive, Senses Fail) and are currently playing shows. You can check out some of their music here.
The Tonight Life (ex-Hometown Anthem) will be releasing their self-titled EP through Emerald Moon Records on October 28th. You can pre-order it for $5 at the Emerald Moon merch store. The track list is below and the artwork is in the replies.
Spark is a Diamond is recording their debut full-length, Try This on for Size, with Paul Leavitt this week. The record will be mixed next week in Seattle by Matt Bayles. Check out some in-studio videos of the band on their myspace page.
The high resolution artwork for Lady Radiator's upcoming album, Bounce Energy Hear Me Out, has been added to the AP Gallery. In addition, the tracklist for the album is below. The album will be available October 16 through Emerald Moon Records.
Morning for the Masses had their trailer broken into while in Brooklyn this past weekend. About $9000 of their gear was taken, including some vintage guitars. Check out their Myspace if you're interested in making a donation to help them out via Paypal.
One of Emerald Moon Records' newest signings, The Spotlight, will release their full-length debut, Slug Love, on May 15th.
01) Home Is A Lost Concept
05) Live Together, Die Alone
06) Number Five (featuring guest vocals from Alex of All Time Low)
07) The Other Side
08) Slug Love
09) The Escape Artist
10) A Sad, Sad Story
12) A Thousand Lines
Due to the recent departure of bassist Justin Lloyd, Morning For the Masses is looking for a tour fill-in as well as a permanent replacement. Read their message posted on Myspace below to get the full scoop. Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org if you're interested.
Morning For the Masses are currently streaming their entire upcoming EP, entitled Seconds, on PureVolume. Listen to the entire album right here. The EP drops on January 30th and is available for pre-order through SmartPunk. Check it out and let us know what you think in the replies.
Pluto Records and Emerald Moon Records are combining forces to release a limited four part 7 inch vinyl series from The Jonbenet. The series is titled Devil Music, and each of the four volumes will consist of an alternate recording of one song from the bands newest album, Ugly/Heartless, and a cover song. Each volume will be limited to 666 copies, and will be pressed on 3 different colors of wax within that number. The series will only be available through both label's websites as well as directly from the band at their shows. Devil Music Vol. 1 will feature "Devils (Badlose Mix)" and "1996" (Marilyn Manson cover), and will be available soon.
Mixing for Morning for the Masses' upcoming EP, Seconds, was recently finished with Paul Leavitt (All Time Low) at the helm. TurtleTone will be mastering the tracks later this week. Unmastered demos can be found at the band's myspace.
Emeral Moon Records newest signing, Spark Is A Diamond, have posted two new songs off their debut release, Keep Your Eyes Off The Prize. The EP is due out on October 17th. Recommended for fans of Death From Above 1979, The Faint and Blood Brothers.
Boy Crazy's new EP Whale Songs To Kensington Garden out on Emerald Moon Records April 25th is up for pre-order over at Smartpunk. Also, for a limited time while supplies last, you also get a free Boy Crazy T-Shirt with purchase. And if you are in the Maryland area don't forget to make it out to the CD Release Party this Friday April 14th in Towson, MD at Recher Theater.
Recently there has been some bigger labels showing interest in Hometown Anthem and they are currently writing a handful of new material to demo. Look for two new songs to appear on the Emerald Moon Records Sampler this Spring/Summer and a new EP soon thereafter. Also be on the lookout for the band to hit the road in early June. Check out their Myspace page for all upcoming events!
Here's the tracklisting for the new EP, Whale Songs to Kensington Garden, from Emerald Moon Records' Boy Crazy.The release will feature a full-length DVD, and will be available on April 18th. Listen to tracks 4 and 5 on their Purevolume and track 2 and a DVD preview on their Myspace.
Submitted by: Pete Grusell