The Bamboozle is fast approaching and, as you would expect, we at AbsolutePunk will be there with our booth. If there are any labels or bands out there that are looking to work with us at Bamboozle with promotions (free sampler CDs, stickers, pins, and all things of that nature), please contact me ASAP at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thanks!
To show their appreciation for all the help that our readers did with promoting the Bamboozle Left Awareness Project, The Meltdown would like to offer all of our readers a 20% discount on your whole purchase at their online store. Be sure to use the code "WELOVEAP" upon checkout.
Can You Keep A Secret? came in first place last night at Bamboozle's Break Contest. The band will be playing both days of Bamboozle. Meanwhile, Racing Kites came in second, so they will be playing a day on the festival as well.
Linc Star Records is throwing a party this Friday, April 18th at the Stone Pony in Asbury Park, NJ. There is no cover and it's all ages, and set to play are Action Item, A Love Like Pi, The Sydeways and Barry and The Penetrators. To sweeten the deal, BamboozleTV will be filming the event and raffling off tickets to the Bamboozle Festival.
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.
Macbeth is now holding a fantastic contest to win a trip to Bamboozle in NJ. One winner will receive flights and accommodations for two to The Bamboozle Festival in New Jersey where they will have access to a Macbeth meet-n-greet with one or more of the bands on the lineup, the Macbeth VIP tent, a pair of Bamboozle shoes, and a one-of-a-kind Epiphone guitar (Chosen on April 15th). Two runners-up will also receive a pair of Bamboozle shoes and a unique Epiphone guitar each (Chosen on May 6th). Enter for free here.
Million Dolla Bill is back with co-host Danielle Bluetarp in this week's scoop of BamboozleTV/AP.net News, with special correspondent Frank Redtarp coming in with tales of sabotage from The Break Contest. And, don't forget, in exactly one week, Lydia will release their new album, Illuminate.
The members of AP.net chose ideas for BamboozleTV's newest show and the Bamboozle crew have picked their four favorites. Now it's your turn to vote on your favorite to officially be the new show title. Vote in the replies but be quick, it will only be up for three days.
Check out this week's edition of BamboozleTV/AP.net news for info on "creepy" Craig Owens, Amber Pacific, and more. Also, watch for the dramatic departure of Million Dolla Bill. Give the poor guy a ride (and a shirt)!
BamboozleTV will be launching a new show and want you to name it. The person who comes up with the best idea in this thread will get a Bamboozle prize pack. The show will be a "hot seat"-type deal where they take two minutes and ask individual band members what they think about the other members or other completely random questions.
Pass The Mic Break Competition is looking for comedians from the NY/NJ and Chicago area to perform at this year's Bamboozle. If you think you're hilarious enough to win, head to the replies for information on how to enter.
This week's episode of BamboozleTV/AP.net News is special. While host Million Dolla Bill is feeling under the weather, guest anchors Joey Brooklyn and Danielle Bluetarp (also known as Anton's sister) have stepped in to deliver the news. Watch it here.
Holiday Parade will be playing Bamboozle. Also, check out the artwork for their new EP right here. The band is currently wrapping up their short tour with Forever The Sickest Kids and Powerspace, check out a journal entry below.