Today we're excited to bring a stream of Bone & Marrow, the debut full-length from Alcoa - otherwise known as the side project of Defeater frontman Derek Archambault. Head over to the band's AP.net profile to give this album a listen, and while you're at it, be sure to read Drew's review of the record. Enjoy!
Misser has announced its lineup for its upcoming tour with Diamond Youth and Young Statues. Aside from vocalist Brad Wiseman and guitarist / vocalist Tim Landers, Torre Cioffi of Transit will join the band on guitar, Joe Longobardi of Defeater will join on drums, and Chris Brown of Polar Bear Club will join on bass.
The first batch of bands for this year's Ghostfest in Leeds, UK has been announced. Emmure, Comeback Kid and Defeater are part of the initial line-up that can be seen in the replies. The event will run at Leeds University from the 30th of June to the 1st of July and tickets are priced at £35 for the whole weekend.
Defeater will release Empty Days & Sleepless Nights on Bridge Nine Records March 8th. The album will be a double LP, the first being a hardcore album in the vein of their prior releases and the second featuring acoustic songs "... that sound a lot like Rocky Votolato and Ryan Adams." Head to the replies to see the track listing.
Defeater have entered Getaway Recording Studio in Wakefield, MA with guitarist Jay Maas producing to record their second full-length. The album is expected to hit shelves in early 2011 via Bridge Nine Records. Press release in the replies.
The split between Man Overboard and Transit comes out December 8th, and the bands will be playing release shows this weekend in Philadelphia, PA (12/5 with Hit the Lights) and Haverhill, MA (12/6 with Defeater). The first person to reply for each show will win a pair of tickets. Show details can be found in the replies.
Edit: The contest is over, but these shows are worth paying for.