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A Great Big Pile Of Leaves are streaming a full-band studio version of "Learning Curves," a b-side from their latest record You're Always On My Mind. You can check it out on the Topshelf Records tour date listings page.
Thomas Nassiff on 08/21/14 - 11:22 AM
A Great Big Pile of Leaves, Diamond Youth, Prawn and Field Mouse will be heading out on the first ever Topshelf Records tour. You can find the eight stops in the replies.
Keagan Ilvonen on 07/21/14 - 09:36 AM
A Great Big Pile of Leaves had their van broken into last night in Chicago. Their Facebook has the details of what they lost - and what to keep an eye out for if you live in Chicago - and if you'd like to help, pick something up from their merch store.
Thomas Nassiff on 10/19/13 - 09:41 AM
You can watch A Great Big Pile Of Leaves' new video for "Snack Attack" in the replies.
Drew Beringer on 10/18/13 - 01:13 PM
AP.net and Made of Chalk have partnered up to bring you a series of live videos that Chalk TV shoots at various shows in Chicago. Since many people don't have the time or means to attend many of these shows and watch their favourite bands perform, we figured you might all enjoy these gems. Or perhaps some of the videos will prompt you to go see these bands live, because they most certainly deserve your attention. Now onto business, because the first video up is a great performance by A Great Big Pile of Leaves, who recently released one of the catchiest indie-rock albums of the summer titled You're Always On My Mind. So head to the replies to watch the AP.net premiere of "We Don't Need...
Lueda Alia on 08/22/13 - 10:51 AM
A Great Big Pile Of Leaves have announced a couple of headline shows in between runs with Someone Still Loves You Boris Yelton and mewithoutYou. You can view those in the replies. You can also check out a live video that Made of Chalk shot of the band's song "Pet Mouse."
Drew Beringer on 08/21/13 - 12:38 PM
Head to the replies to see all of A Great Big Pile of Leaves' upcoming summer and fall tour dates, including shows with Sainthood Reps / Sugar Glyder, mewithoutYou and Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin.
Thomas Nassiff on 07/30/13 - 02:26 PM
Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin will release its fourth studio album, Fly By Wire, on September 17th via Polyvinyl. You can stream a new song titled "Harrison Ford" in the replies. The band is also heading out on tour this fall with the likes of A Great Big Pile of Leaves and Army Navy. The dates for that can also be found in the replies.
Drew Beringer on 07/23/13 - 10:41 AM
A Great Big Pile Of Leaves and Sainthood Reps will be joining forces on the road for a short stint on the East Coast next month. Check out the dates in the replies.
Drew Beringer on 07/16/13 - 02:17 PM
This Saturday, July 13th, A Great Big Pile Of Leaves is having its record release show at Studio at Webster Hall in New York City. We are giving away a pair of tickets to one lucky winner for this show, so check out the replies for details and good luck. The band's new album, You're Always On My Mind, is available now.
Drew Beringer on 07/11/13 - 11:47 AM
You can actually stream A Great Big Pile Of Leaves' new album, You're Always On My Mind over at Soundcheck. The LP hits stores next Tuesday, July 2nd.
Drew Beringer on 06/24/13 - 02:37 PM
You can stream a new A Great Big Pile of Leaves titled "Fun in the Sun" over at Earmilk. It's off the band's stellar upcoming album, You're Always On My Mind, which is in stores July 2nd and also one of my most anticipated releases in July.
Drew Beringer on 06/24/13 - 01:11 PM
You can stream a new A Great Big Pile of Leaves titled "Flying Fish" over at Baeble Music. It's off the band's stellar upcoming album, You're Always On My Mind, which is in stores July 2nd.
Drew Beringer on 06/18/13 - 01:48 PM
You can stream a new A Great Big Pile of Leaves' song entitled, "Pet Mouse" featuring Justin Pierre of Motion City Soundtrack on Purevolume. Additionally, the band's new album, You're Always On My Mind, is now available for preorder via Topshelf Records. It comes out July 2.
Keagan Ilvonen on 05/20/13 - 11:11 AM
A Great Big Pile of Leaves have a new song, "Snack Attack," streaming over on Nylon. What do you think?
Keagan Ilvonen on 05/09/13 - 12:05 PM
A Great Big Pile of Leaves has announced a few headining dates around their tour with The Front Bottoms. All dates are in the replies.
Thomas Nassiff on 04/26/13 - 12:04 PM
A Great Big Pile of Leaves will release its second full-length record, You’re Always On My Mind, on July 2 via Topshelf Records. A preorder and tour plans will be coming soon.
Thomas Nassiff on 03/27/13 - 09:34 AM
A Great Big Pile of Leaves' second full-length record is finished being mixed. It will be mastered by Roger Seibel (Death Cab for Cutie, Bon Iver, Andrew Bird, Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin).
Thomas Nassiff on 01/16/13 - 10:54 AM
Today, we are excited to announce in conjunction with PropertyOfZack a partnership with Topshelf Records to sponsor the CMJ Showcase in Brooklyn, N.Y., October 19. The showcase will open at 6 p.m. - a Facebook event can be seen here - and will include performances by The World Is A Beautiful Place and I Am No Longer Afraid To Die, Slingshot Dakota, A Great Big Pile of Leaves, Diamond Youth, Prawn, and a few other special guests who will be announce the day before the show. If you're in New York City for the festivities for that weekend, be sure to come out and support Topshelf and all the bands, and you'll be able to pick up some AP.net merch at the showcase as well. Check out the admat...
Thomas Nassiff on 09/17/12 - 02:08 PM
Well the music plays and you display, your heart for me to see. I had a beer and now I hear you, calling out for me.
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Gregory Robson on 09/11/12 - 11:32 PM
For those of you who haven't heard yet, AP.net favorites A Great Big Pile of Leaves recently finished recording their second full-length record. We couldn't be in the studio with the band, but we do have for you today a video that they put together for us. Head to the replies to check out some footage of the guys recording the album, including some clips of new songs and a preview of Justin Pierre's guest vocals.
Thomas Nassiff on 09/11/12 - 11:22 AM
A Great Big Pile of Leaves has finished recording its second full-length album. Check out a photo gallery of the band's time spent in the studio here.
Thomas Nassiff on 08/23/12 - 10:18 AM
The third and final track from A Great Big Pile of Leaves' Making Moves EP is streaming here.
Thomas Nassiff on 07/20/12 - 08:36 AM
Listen to a new A Great Big Pile of Leaves song entitled "Writing Utensils" in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 07/11/12 - 01:43 PM
Stream and download a new song from A Great Big Pile of Leaves called "Pet Mouse" here. It comes from the Making Moves 7-inch.
Thomas Nassiff on 07/05/12 - 08:57 AM
A Great Big Pile of Leaves' Making Moves 7" is now up for pre-order.

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Jason Tate on 07/02/12 - 12:15 PM
A Great Big Pile of Leaves will release their entry in the Making Moves 7" series on July 24th via MAD Dragon Records/The Boombox Generation. Watch a teaser in the replies. The band has also announced Matt Fazzi (ex-Taking Back Sunday) as a permanent member.

Track Listing
1. Pet Mouse
2. Writing Utensils
3. Ambiversion
Alex DiVincenzo on 06/25/12 - 08:05 AM
A Great Big Pile of Leaves will be entering the studio in August to record their next full-length with producer Ed Ackerson (Motion City Soundtrack, Limbeck). Speaking of anticipated albums...
Thomas Nassiff on 06/21/12 - 03:39 PM
A Great Big Pile of Leaves will release its Making Moves 7" on July 24. Preorders will begin on June 24 and the artwork is in the replies.
Thomas Nassiff on 06/02/12 - 01:29 PM
A Great Big Pile of Leaves has been added to the Saturday of Bamboozle.
Thomas Nassiff on 04/06/12 - 11:41 AM
A Great Big Pile of Leaves is doing a merch sale in its webstore. Just enter the code AGBPOL20 to get 20 percent off your order.
Thomas Nassiff on 04/03/12 - 10:50 AM
A Great Big Pile of Leaves has teamed up with INTO/IT Clothing to present a limited-edition t-shirt. It can be preordered here and is limited to 72 units. The band will have another exclusive version of the shirt available on their upcoming tour dates. You also get a three-song sampler from the band's newest full-length, Have You Seen My Prefrontal Cortex?, when you order the shirt.
Jason Gardner on 02/13/12 - 05:18 PM
A Great Big Pile of Leaves is the next band in Motion City Soundtrack's Making Moves single series. You can check out a preview in the replies.
Adam Pfleider on 02/05/12 - 01:46 PM
A Great Big Pile of Leaves are currently in the studio tracking new songs with producer Mike Poorman (Hot Rod Circuit, The Dear Hunter) for a 7" release that will come out this fall. The band is also working on a new full-length to be released later in the year. Tour dates with Mansions and Young Statues begin in early March and can be seen here.
Thomas Nassiff on 01/15/12 - 09:29 PM
A Great Big Pile Of Leaves, Mansions, and Young Statues will be heading out on tour together this March. You can view the dates in the replies. More dates to be announced soon.
Christian Wagner on 12/09/11 - 09:14 AM
Sinking Ship Records (A Great Big Pile of Leaves, Pinsky) is having a holiday sale.
Thomas Nassiff on 12/01/11 - 09:01 AM
A Great Big Pile of Leaves have released a new EP called Boom! available here.

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Dre Okorley on 11/28/11 - 03:14 PM
Head to the replies to see a teaser video for A Great Big Pile Of Leaves' two recent EP releases.
Thomas Nassiff on 11/09/11 - 08:45 AM
A Great Big Pile Of Leaves will replace The Dangerous Summer for the The Early November reunion show at Starland Ballroom.

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Dre Okorley on 11/01/11 - 04:41 PM
You can stream A Great Big Pile of Leaves' Boom! EP here and their Live From the Living Room EP here. You can preorder both of them here.
Thomas Nassiff on 10/31/11 - 12:12 PM
Pre-order A Great Big Pile of Leaves' new EPs here, where you can also stream a new track entitled "Drought of Snow."
Alex DiVincenzo on 10/12/11 - 12:09 PM
A Great Big Pile of Leaves will release two EPs (one live, one studio) on Topshelf Records later this year.
Adam Pfleider on 08/04/11 - 11:25 AM
A Great Big Pile Of Leaves has posted a bunch of new tour dates. Check 'em out in the replies.
Thomas Nassiff on 07/08/11 - 11:04 AM
A Great Big Pile Of Leaves is doing some tour dates with Happy Body Slow Brain. Check them out in the replies.
Thomas Nassiff on 05/27/11 - 05:08 PM
Check out a new live video of A Great Big Pile of Leaves here. Also, hit the replies to see when the band will be playing at SXSW.
Thomas Nassiff on 03/05/11 - 11:33 PM
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