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Ryan Gardner 06/04/11 08:55 PM

June 5, 2011 (Week Prior)
AVersionOf - The King's Table (release date: 5/17/11)
Alternative/Rock (RIYL: Saosin, Thursday, Taking Back Sunday)

Old Toy Trains - Electric Railway (release date 5/24/11)
Indie / Shoegaze / Psych from California (RIYL: Spectrum, My Bloody Valentine, Galaxie 500)

Two o'clock Courage - Here's to Hoping... (release date: May 20, 2011)
Pop Punk from CT (RIYL: Fall Out Boy, Four Year Strong, The Wonder Years, Emarosa)

Common Shiner - Before They Sold Out (Part 1) (Release date is 5/31/11)
Indie / Acoustic / Pop from Chicago, IL (RIYL: Ben Folds, Mumford & Sons, Death Cab for Cutie)

Sundays Best - Close To Home (release date: 7/2010)
Pop Punk from Cape Cod, MA (RIYL: Four Year Strong, The Wonder Years, Set Your Goals, Such Gold)

Nevernoodz - 'Good Days and Cliches (release date: 9th of January 2011)
Melodic punk from Galway, Ireland

Propane Cowboy - Terrible Twenty-Twos (release date: May 2011)
Rock from NY

Dammit Matthew Dammit - Dammit Matthew Dammit (Release date: 6/25/2011)
Stoner Rock from Virginia (RILY: Weezer, The Dead Milkmen, Devo, Fu Manchu)

Jim Bianco - Loudmouth (release date – April 5, 2011)
Soulful Singer-Songwriter from CA (RIYL: Tom Waits, Elvis Costello)

Lawrence & Leigh - Hills and Masts: Volume III (release date: 3/8/2011)
Indie folk from New York (RIYL: Fleet Foxes, Joanna Newsom)

All Eyes West - All Eyes West (release date: August 23, 2011)
Punk from Chicago, IL (RIYL: Hüsker Dü, Swervedriver, Seaweed, Drive Like Jehu, Jawbreaker)

Mr. Fahrenheit - Childish Games
Indie Rock from California (RIYL: Incubus, Muse, Maroon 5, Gatsbys American Dream, This Providence)

Belladonna - And There Was Light (release date: 16 May 2011)
Rock Noir from Italy

Thomas Dybdahl - Songs (Release date: Jul 12th, 2011)
Indie from Norway (RIYL: Radiohead, Nick Drake, Jens Lekman)

Neema - Watching You Think (release date: March 1, 2011)
World / Folk / Jazz / Singer-Songwriter from Montreal, Canada

The White Bitch Big Band - The White Bitch's...Brass Balls
http://www.mrmichaelsmusicwritingclass.ban dcamp.com/
Horn-driven psychedelic / electro-rock-n-R&B from New Orleans, Louisiana

Jack and The Bearded Fishermen - Places to Hide (release date: 19th march 2011)
http://www.jackandthebeardedfishermen.band camp.com/
Stoner / Noise / Rock from France (RIYL: Torche, Melvins, Kyuss)

Sennen - Age of Denial (Digital/Vinyl release MAY 31ST)
Dream Pop from Norfolk, England

Ellwood - Lost In Transition (release date- June 21st)
Rock from Santa Ynez Valley, CA (RIYL: Mad Caddies, Sublime)

Ninja Gun - Roman Nose
Indie from Georgia (RIYL: gaslight anthem, against me)

The Cool Kids - When Fish Ride Bicycles (release date: 7/12/11)
Hip-hop from Chicago, IL

Kids These Days - Hard Times (release date: June 28)
Jazz / Soul / Hip-Hop from Chicago, IL

A.I.R. - Devastator (Release Date: January 2011)
Hard rock / Dance / Industrial / Instrumental Solo Project from North Carolina (RIYL: Nine Inch Nails, My Chemical Romance, The Almost, Daft Punk, Showbread)

Curious Volume - Sitting Loudly (Release Date: May 31, 2011)
Punk / Ska from New York

Backjumper - White, Black And The Lies Between (release date: 05/30/2011)
Post Hardcore / Metal from Bari, Italy (RIYL: Cancer Bats, Everytime I Die, Refused)

Soulful Aggression - Down the Institution (release date: April 20, 2011)
Punk from MD

Jonathan Jones - Community Group (release date: 6/14/11)
Indie Pop from California (RIYL: We Shot The Moon, Waking Ashland)

The Paper Scissors - In Loving Memory (release date: June 17)
Indie from Australia (RIYL: Interpol / Cold War Kids / Modest Mouse)

Candy Coated Killahz - Neon Black (release date: July 5, 2011)
Electro / Urban / Pop from Toronto, Canada (RIYL: Black Eyed Peas, Robyn, MIA)

Umpire - Now We’re Active (release date: 14th July)
Indie / Rock from Perth, Western Australia (RIYL: Built To Spill, Sonic Youth, Polvo)

Saves The Day - Daybreak (release date: September 13, 2011)
Alternative from New Jersey

Every Avenue - Bad Habits (release date: August 2 2011)
Pop rock from Michigan (RIYL: Taking Back Sunday, All Time Low, Foo Fighters)

Nightbirds - The Other Side of Darkness (release date: August 16, 2011)
Punk from Brooklyn and New Jersey (RIYL: surf punk)

Pompeii Graffiti - Five Minutes to Midnight (release date: June 1, 2011)
Indie / Orchestral Rock from Maryland

Seasons - A Moment of Clarity (release date: April 15, 2011)
Alternative / Pop-Rock from Australia

John Joseph - The Evolution of a Cro-Magnon (Audio Book)
Promo Page
Audio book of John Joseph's autobiography. Joseph was the legendary frontman for the New York hardcore punk band The Cro-Mags.

Ryan Gardner 06/04/11 08:55 PM

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