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Ryan Gardner 01/20/13 08:08 AM

What Was In Our Mailbox?
Looking for some new music? Head to the replies to see what was submitted to AP.net recently.

Ryan Gardner 01/20/13 08:08 AM

Neither Scene Nor Herd - How It Ends (Release date - October 2012)
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Alternative from North Carolina

Lights & Motion - ) Reanimation (release date: Jan 16, 2013)
Epic / Cinematic Post-Rock from Gothenburg, Sweden (RIYL: Sigur Ros, Moonlit Sailor, Coldplay, M83, Explosions In The Sky)

Cool Dads - Real Jobs (release date: January 7th, 2013)
Post-Hardcore from Denton, TX

Opium Lord - The Calendrical Cycle - Prologue: The Healer (release date: Monday 11th March)
Doom / Sludge / Black Metal from Birmingham, UK (RIYL: UK sludge scene on labels such as Witch Hunter Records / Church of Fuck!)

Acklen - Postcards (Release date: July 3, 2012)
Heartland Rock from Nashville, Tennessee (RIYL: Augustana, Parachute)

Kudos the Kid - Yonder (release date: 12-30-12)
Indie Hip Hop from Florida

GROOVY#SHIVA - New 4 Tracks EP (Eponym) (release date: 22nd January 2013)
Rock / Crossover from France (RIYL: RATM, Urban Dance Squad, Limp Bizkit, Biohazard, Downset, Stuck Mojo)

Sunburns - Expeditions (release date: 08/19/2012)
Indie Pop from Germany

Lapland - Lapland (release date: March 26, 2013)
Indie from Brooklyn, NY (RIYL: Amor De Dias)

Band Name Skeletal Ambitions - Name Too Numb (Release date: April 2012)
Punk / Hardcore from Los Angeles California (RIYL: Black Flag, Descendents, Motorhead, Agnostic Front)

Whispering Olympians - Scrimmage Shark (Release date: 1/1/13)
Alternative from New York

Community College - Fall 2011 Semester
Punk / Grunge from Sacramento, CA

Art Decade - Western Sunrise (release date: 5/29/2011)
Post Post / Neo Indie Classical from Boston, MA (RIYL: Electric Light Orchestra, Radiohead, sigur Ros, David Bowie)

Patawave - Planet Memory (Release date: 26th December 2012)
Electronic from Spain

Dark Tranquillity - Construct (release date: 5/28/13)
Melodic Death Metal from Sweden

Device - Device (Release date: April 9, 2013)
Rock from Chicago, IL

Variants - Variants (Release date: November 18th, 2012)
Pop-Punk / Rock from New Orleans, LA (RIYL: Hundredth, The Story So Far, and Close Your Eyes)

Stryper - Second Coming (release date March 26th, 2013)
Christian Rock

Amir Taron + Mute Sweetenberg (a part of chemistry music collective) - Aerosol Diary (release date: 14 jan 2013)
Indie / Hip-Hop / Boom Bap from NJ

The Winter Sounds - Runner (release date: 11/27/12)
Indie Rock from Louisiana (RIYL: Pains of Being Pure at Heart, Stellastarr, Arcade Fire, Neutral Milk Hotel)

Summer Hours - Closer Still (release date: February 5, 2013)
Indie Pop / Rock from New York, NY (RIYL: Blonde Redhead, The Breeders, Rilo Kiley)

Shouting Signals - Stand Your Ground (release date - 1st April)
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Post Hardcore from UK (RIYL: Architects, 30STM, You Me At Six)

Lordi - To Beast Or Not To Beast (release date: 3/19/13)
Metal from Finland

Jolly - The Audio Guide To Happiness (Part 2) (Release date: March 5, 2013)
Prog-Rock from New York, NY

Super Water Sympathy - Hydrogen Child (release date: 4-23-2013)
Water Pop from Louisiana

Cowboy Indian Bear - Live Old, Die Young (release date - April 23, 2013)
Indie Rock from Kansas City, MO (RIYL: Local Natives, Band of Horses)

Ex-Breathers - Collision (Release date: 12/28/12)
Punk from Florida

Umberto - Confrontations (Release date: February 5, 2013)
Electronic from Kansas City, KS (RIYL: Chromatics, John Carpenter, Goblin, Zombi, Burial)

Holy Grail - Ride The Void (release date: 1/22/13)
Heavy Metal from Los Angeles, CA

Jason Blum - Radio Dial (release date: 3/26/13)
Alt-Americana from TX (RIYL: Tom Petty, Los Lobos)

I Am Waiting For You Last Summer - Edge Party (release date: 11.01.2013)
Post Rock from Russia

Chosen Ones - They Called Your Number (release date: December 18, 2012)
Punk Rock from Buffalo, NY

Oaklynn - Oaklynn (release date: January 2nd, 2013)
Synth Pop / Rock from Nashville, Tennessee (RIYL: The Killers, Coldplay, Foster the People, M83, Stars, Phoenix, Friendly Fires, Fun, Passion Pit, Duran Duran, Hall and Oates, a-Ha, Bruce Springsteen, Two Door Cinema Club, Snow Patrol)

Cathy Heller - Breaking Free (release date- March 19)
Singer-Songwriter from Florida (RIYL: Ingrid Michaelson and Christina Perri)

Pigbag - Year Of the Pigbag (release date - 25th March 2013)
Jazz / Punk / Funk from UK (RIYL: JBs, Fela
Kuti and Sun Ra's Arkestra)

Rookie Town - New Forest Floors (release date: 12/11/12)
Punk / Post-Hardcore from Washington (RIYL: the ecstatic moans of river otters swimming beneath manatees, whale sounds, or rock&rollos)

Sovereign States - Debut (Release Date: 01-16-2013)
Punk / Emo from Kansas

On Being Human - eVe (release date: Jan 22 2013)
Alternative Rock from California (RIYL: Muse, Thrice, Radiohead, Coldplay)

We Take Polariods - You Are Brutal (release date - 28th January)
Electronic Rock from Carlisle, UK (RIYL: LCD Sounsystem, New Order)

Jamie Bendell - Blue Sky Days (release date: January 29th)
Singer-Songwriter from New York

Dashwood - Dashwood
Hardcore Punk from England

Acadia Falls - Acadia Falls (release date: November 24th, 2012)
Pop-Punk from Connecticut (RIYL: The Story So Far, AL4W, Transit, Such Gold, NFG)

Eric and Magill - Two Travellers (release date: February 19th)
Indie from Africa and New York (RIYL: Dirty Projectors, The Delgados, Death Cab For Cutie)

Cursing Fiction - Excerpts from a Demonstration (release date - December 2012)
Punk Rock from UK (RIYL: Jawbreaker, The Gibbons, Hot Water Music)

Halfway to Avalon - The Way By Heart (Release date: 01/20/13)
Rock from Boston (RIYL: Foo Fighters, Incubus, Coldplay)

The Dirty Nil / Northern Primitive - Split (release date: January 8, 2013)
Garage Punk from Hamilton, Ontario Canada (RIYL: The Replacements, Weeze)

Kingsland - Outalive. (release date: February 22nd)
Pop Punk from Canada (RIYL: Hands Like Houses, Pierce the Veil, Conditions, Emarosa, Isles & Glaciers, Sleeping with Sirens)

The Clutter - Broken Sons (release date: Jan 15, 2013)
Indie / Prog / Riff Rock from Indiana (RIYL: Muse, Criteria, Cursive, mewithoutYou, Blindside)

Shawn Jones - Struggle Makes You Stronger (release date - Feb. 25, 2013)
Americana / Roots from California (RIYL: Eric Clapton, Stevie Ray Vaughan, John Mayer)

Ryan Gardner 01/20/13 08:08 AM

Feel free to provide additional information, personal opinions, or a request for a review in this thread.

PM Linda Ferreira if you would be interested in writing a user review for any of these.

If you would like to be included in this listing for next week, email reviews@absolutepunk.net.

Previous mailbox listings can be found here: http://www.absolutepunk.net/forumdisplay.php?f=148

Amongster 01/20/13 08:51 AM

Lol at Stryper being on the list.

Nothing too great this week, though Aerosol Diaries pretty enjoyable 90's style hip-hop.

Archael 01/20/13 11:04 AM

"Post Post / Neo Indie Classical" what?

spaghettti 01/20/13 05:48 PM


Originally Posted by Archael (Post 117941232)
"Post Post / Neo Indie Classical" what?

this is exactly what I came here to say haha wat.