AP.net is sponsoring Fireman's Hall Fest 2009, taking place Sunday, August 30th in North Caldwell, NJ. The line-up currently features Cash Cash, Jet Lag Gemini, The Years Gone By and several other bands, including special guests that will be announced over the coming weeks. We will be having ticket giveaways on the site leading up to the fest; you can purchase tickets here.
We are giving away five signed copies of Black Mountain's CD In The Future as well as five Black Mountain posters. To win, email firstname.lastname@example.org with your name and we will randomly pick five winners at the end of today (midnight PST). Don't forget that the band will be going on a West Coast tour starting in a few days that AP.net is sponsoring.
AP.net is sponsoring a run of West Coast dates for Black Mountain, along with The Sadies. You can find all of the dates on their tour profile as well as links to purchase tickets. You can download their song "Tyrants" here.
Bryce from The Rocket Summer will be premiering his new video for "Do You Feel" tomorrow afternoon. Until then, here is a message from Bryce. Don't forget that he will soon be headlining an AP.net-sponsored tour with Phantom Planet, The Secret Handshake and The Morning Light.
AP.net is sponsoring The Real Big Deal Festival in Gainesville, FL, taking place September 13th and 14th. It features bands such as Motion City Soundtrack, Mates of State, Straylight Run, Mae, Drive By Truckers, Whole Wheat Bread, Automatic Loveletter, 1997, National Product, Dear And The Headlights, Inkwell and a ton of other bands. Tickets are on sale now for $53 for both days.
Just to clear up some confusion that came up yesterday, we at AP would like to make clear that our Bamboozle Left Afterparty this Saturday is not affiliated with Bamboozle/Bamboozle Left/etc. and the party is not in any way an official afterparty for the festival.
AbsolutePunk.net is teaming up with our friends at Viva La Rock, Shadowscene.com and The Golden Bear Group to present our first Oozle Bam party! The party takes place this Saturday, April 5th at a secret location, and is invite-only, but we're giving out 20 pairs of passes to the party for the general public. In order to enter the contest and find out more info, visit the contest page.