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Mayday Parade and 2*Sweet will be guests on DJ Rossstar's Punk Rock Show tonight at 7PM PST. You can listen to the radio show here. If you have questions for the artist(s), feel free to call (818) 641-1605, or instant message DJRossstar08.
Jonathan Lally on 07/30/08 - 11:13 AM
2*Sweet have updated their touring plans until August. Check it out in the replies to find out when you can see them.
Anton Djamoos on 06/26/08 - 10:25 AM
Read my interview with 2*Sweet here.
Jamie Pham on 06/19/08 - 12:08 PM
The "Sleepless Entertainment and Glamour Kills Present - The Sleepless Sounds of Summer Sampler - Vol. 2" will be coming out on June 20th for free. It will feature bands such as 2*Sweet, Holiday Parade, and Four Year Strong. You can head on over to the website right now to download a preview of the sampler and get five tracks for free. The full listing of bands can be seen in the replies.
Jamie Pham on 06/11/08 - 10:43 AM
I will be interviewing 2*Sweet later this week so if you have any questions for the band, please leave them in the replies.
Jamie Pham on 06/09/08 - 03:00 PM
Don't forget that 2*Sweet and The Appreciation Post are currently on the We've Done Stuff With Guys tour, presented by your favorite website ever. Remaining dates can be found in the replies. Note: the bands have a couple of days off next week, so if you live in South or North Carolina and want to have them play at your house (lock up those daughters) on either Tuesday, June 10 or Wednesday, June 11, send an e-mail to booking@theappreciationpost.com.
Anton Djamoos on 06/06/08 - 10:29 AM
2*Sweet have written a formal thank you letter to everyone who has helped make them the #1 selling unsigned band on SmartPunk. Check out their myspace for tour dates with The Appreciation Post and be suer to download their new album, Sleep Without Dreams, on itunes.
Anton Djamoos on 06/03/08 - 07:47 PM
This Time Next Year has announced some tour dates with The Years Gone By, Fireworks, and 2*Sweet respectively. They have also put up a preview for the "Alex In Wonderland" video. The dates are in the replies, and you can check out the video here.
Nathan Lint on 06/01/08 - 01:14 PM
Stream all of 2*Sweet's Sleep Without Dreams on purevolume.

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Julia Conny on 05/22/08 - 07:51 PM
The Appreciation Post and 2*Sweet have made a trailer for their AP.net sponsored "We've Done Stuff With Guys Tour". Watch it in the replies.
Julia Conny on 05/22/08 - 04:46 PM
The Appreciation Post have announced a run of dates with Select Start and Vega Under Fire before they embark on a tour with 2*Sweet in June. The dates are below, and if you're interested, TAP have added a couple of new shirts to their merch store.
Tour Dates 5/24- Hamilton Lanes (1pm Show)- Hamilton, NJ
5/25- Knapp's Underground- Bennington, VT
5/26- The Living Room- Providence, RI
5/27- Rocko's- Manchester, NH
5/29- Paper @ Harper's Ferry- Allston, MA (18+)
5/30- VFW 420- Saratoga Springs, NY
5/31- 62 Forest- Fredonia, NY
Tony Pascarella on 05/16/08 - 11:35 AM
Ready for more? We're streaming a killer new track from 2*Sweet on the band's Profile called "Tarantula Perfume," that features a verse by vocal treasure Dan Nigro from As Tall As Lions.
Garett Press on 05/07/08 - 01:41 PM
For this entire week, 2*Sweet will be posting a new song from Sleep Without Dreams every 24 hours on their myspace. The new page layout also hints at the album artwork for the forthcoming release. Sleep Without Dreams hits stores May 20th and is currently up for pre-sale at smartpunk.com. Catch them on tour with Set Your Goals, Hit The Lights, and I Am The Avalanche starting May 19th.
Garett Press on 05/05/08 - 02:09 PM
The Appreciation Post will be touring with 2*Sweet in June (and we'll be sponsoring it). The bands are looking to book some shows down south; if you can help out, contact TAP on myspace or leave a comment. They still need to book June 8th (Southern Florida), 9th (Jacksonville), and 11th (Columbia, SC or Augusta, GA).
Tony Pascarella on 04/26/08 - 10:44 AM
Hit The Lights has announced a last minute headlining Chicago area show tonight, April 18th, with 2*Sweet, Every Avenue, and The Morning Light as support. Details can be found in the replies.
Rohan Kohli on 04/18/08 - 11:10 AM
On 2*Sweet's AP.net Profile you can download an iPod sized montage video for the band's new song "Dateless For Armageddon," from their forthcoming full-length.
Garett Press on 04/14/08 - 09:45 AM
2*Sweet's Sleep Without Dreams comes out on May 20th. Check out the cover art in the replies.

Track Listing
01) Dreamcatcher
02) Rested Eyes Tell No Lies
03) What I Did On My Summer Vacation
04) Miss You
05) Life's Black Ice
06) King Midas' Desert
07) Bury Me in the Lovers Graveyard
08) Tarantula Moon
09) Funeral Moon
10) Give Me Your Gold
11) Speak of the Devil
12) Friends 'Til the Weekend
13) Dateless for Armageddon
Joe DeAndrea on 04/08/08 - 04:54 PM
The Appreciation Post and 2*Sweet will be touring together in June, check the replies to see the routing. If you are a band/promoter/venue who wants to help out with one of the "TBA" dates, please contact either band on myspace.
Tour DatesSat May 31- TBA Buffalo, NY
Sun June 1- TBA Lansing/Detroit, MI
Monday June 2- TBA Illinois
Tuesday June 3- The Picador (All Ages), Iowa City, IA
Wednesday June 4- The Anchor Venue (All Ages), Nashville, TN
Thursday June 5- Swayze's Venue (All Ages), Marietta, GA
Friday June 6- TBA Tallahassee, FL
Saturday June 7- The Brass Mug (All Ages), Tampa, Fl
Sunday June 8- TBA Orlando, FL
Monday June 9- TBA Augusta, GA
Tuesday June 10- The Oasis (All Ages),...
Anton Djamoos on 03/31/08 - 07:30 PM
Once 2*Sweet hit 5,000 plays of their song "Rested Eyes Tell No Lies" on their Kyte.tv page, they will be putting up a new song from their upcoming album, Sleep Without Dreams.
Paul Tao on 03/29/08 - 06:54 PM
Tickets for June's farewell show at the Metro in Chicago on April 12th are now on sale via etix.com. Joining the band on the show are Powerspace, 2*Sweet, Halos, and J Roddy and the Business. More information is available at their myspace.
Anton Djamoos on 03/26/08 - 08:52 PM
Buzznet have released their list of the top unsigned bands of 2008. Among them are Lido Beach, Holiday Parade, and 2*Sweet.
Jamie Pham on 02/10/08 - 11:53 AM
Watch two live acoustic videos from 2*Sweet here. Tour dates can be found in the replies.
Anton Djamoos on 01/29/08 - 07:30 PM
2*Sweet will be making a special guest appearance at the Jan. 20 date of Bamboozle's Break Contest at Mainstage in Pompton Lakes, NJ.
Anton Djamoos on 01/10/08 - 09:24 PM
Here are the final confirmed dates for The High Court, Fireworks, and 2*Sweet tour.
Tour DatesDec 13 - Normal, IL @ Das Fun Haus
Dec 14 - Highland, IN @ Bean Counters
Dec 15 - Cleveland, OH @ The Grog Shop
Dec 16 - Blairsville, PA @ The Corner Pocket
Dec 17 - Shamokin, PA @ Tuesday Tunes
Dec 18 - Columbus, OH @ High Five Bar & Grill
Dec 19 - Plainfield, IN @ The Attic
Dec 20 - Grand Rapids, MI @ Skelletones
Dec 21 - Northville, MI @ Northville VFW Post 4012
Dec 22 - Chicago, IL @ Subterranean
Paul Tao on 12/05/07 - 08:55 AM
In celebration of Halloween, Chicago's 2*Sweet will be posting a Danzig cover for your listening pleasure this week on their myspace. And don't forget to check out an unreleased demo, "Give Me Your Gold", on their AP.net profile.
Anton Djamoos on 10/29/07 - 04:22 PM
Chicago's 2*Sweet has canceled the next two months of touring to finishing writing, re-writing, and recording with first full-length LP. They'll be recording in the studio with VuDu's Mike Watts (The Junior Varsity, The Fold) with the release set in early 2008. Also, after recording, they will be embarking on a small tour with Fireworks and The High Court in mid December.

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Anton Djamoos on 10/19/07 - 10:22 AM
2*Sweet and The Years Gone By will be going on a two-week stint together in the Midwest and Northeast this September. Dates can be seen in the replies and if you are interested in booking any of the open dates, please send an email to stephenmhopkins@gmail.com.
Joe DeAndrea on 08/07/07 - 07:11 PM
Bedlight For Blueeyes will be heading out on the road during May and June with Driving East and 2*Sweet supporting. If any promoter is interested in working with this package, contact Jonathan Sheil @ atlanticoustics@gmail.com; routing is below.
Tour RoutingMay 16th Sacramento / San Francisco CA
May 17th Fresno CA
May 18th Bakersfield CA
May 19th OC CA
May 20th Los Angeles CA
May 21st Tempe AZ
May 22nd Tucson AZ
May 23rd Albequerque NM
May 24th El Paso TX
May 25th San Antonio TX
May 26th Houston TX
May 27th Dallas TX
May 28th Off Date
May 29th Tulsa OK
May 30th St Louis MO
May 31st Nashville TN
June 1st Augusta GA
June 2nd Orlando FL
June 3rd Gainesville /...
Jared Kaufman on 03/23/07 - 06:34 AM
Chicago's 2*Sweet has posted a new song called "Rested Eyes Tell No Lies" on myspace. This is the first of four tracks recorded with Mike Watts (As Cities Burn, Hopesfall).
Tony Pascarella on 03/20/07 - 07:10 PM
2*Sweet will be recording with Mike Watts on their upcoming album. They will be recording from February 23rd to March 1st.
Nathan Lint on 02/06/07 - 04:08 PM
Chicago power-pop band 2*Sweet has added their entire new EP on their Purevolume site. The EP, entitled Burning Alive in The Prairie State, will be available for stream for the week of September 18th - 24th. The record is set for release on October 15th and is available for pre-order now through Smartpunk.

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Pat Marquez on 09/19/06 - 03:01 PM
2*Sweet is one of the bigger local bands from the city of Chicago that really reminds me of Set Your Goals and The Movielife. It also appears that the band is a heavy favorite of none other than Chicago's greatest "Hey Chris."

They just wrapped up a week long tour with the band Fireworks a few weeks ago. 2*sweet went into the studio July 4th and 5th to record some songs for their EP which should be out sometime in the month of August.

The guys of 2*sweet may be new to the chicago pop punk scene but have been around Chicago hardcore for a while now playing with bands such as: Left Hand Path, Not Enough Gold, Down Like The Rest, and Undo Tomorrow. They will be touring with Driving...
Pat Marquez on 07/05/06 - 04:25 PM

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