If there was something we were actually worried about, it would be that the punk community tends to shun what comes next for a band after they release a successful album. If a relatively unknown band releases a good album people like to jump on that because they like to feel like they’re a part of something and then they’re immediately on their guard for the next release.
Head to the replies to stream The Menzingers's new song, "I Don't Wanna Be An Asshole Anymore." The track is from the band's new album, Rented World, which will be released April 22nd via Epitaph Records.
The Menzingers will be hitting the road this summer in support of the band's upcoming new album, Rented World (in stores April 22nd). Tickets go on sale this Friday at 12 PM EST at the band's website. Stay tuned for more information as well special guests to be announced. You can check out the dates in the replies.
Due to the the first two variants selling out in a day, The Menzingers have released another vinyl variant of the band's upcoming hotly anticipated album, Rented World. It's a a clear/white mix version limited to 1,000 copies and is available to pre-order.
The Menzingers have been performing a new song called "The Shakes" at their recent shows. They said it's going to be included on a split later this year with their favorite band. Head to the replies to check out a video of the guys playing it.
The Menzingers will be releasingOn The Possible Past - a collection of eight acoustic demos recorded during the winter/spring of 2011 that showcase a portion of On the Impossible Past in its earliest form - on vinyl. You can pre-order it here. There's also an acoustic version of "Casey" streaming in the replies.
Hot Water Music will be heading out on its first headline tour in 8 years in early 2013, and the band is taking The Menzingers and La Dispute along for the ride. You can find pre-order details here and tour dates in the replies.
The Flatliners will be playing shows in Quebec and Ontario this December with The Menzingers and Polar Bear Club. The band will also be heading to Australia in 2013 to play the Hits & Pits Festival. Dates are in the replies.
Edit: We've updated the replies with the openers as well - there are quite a few. Man Overboard, Mansions, Gabriel The Marine, Transit and The Menzingers are all offering support on certain parts of the tour. There is one date where this tour combines with the Motion City Soundtrack / Jukebox The Ghost / Now, Now tour as well. - TN
Update: A blog post from the band including ways to help can be read here.
The Menzingerswere robbed last night in Manchester. Everything besides the band's gear is gone, over $10,000 worth of property. We're reaching out to the band to see if they're opening a PayPal donation account or a Kickstarter or anything like that.