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You can watch a video of Big D and the Kids Table in the studio, in which you can hear a new song entitled "Fly Away," in the replies. The track is set to appear on the band's forthcoming, full-length release, Strictly Rude, which is due out next year via Side One Dummy Records.
Brandon Allin on 12/05/06 - 09:00 AM
Big D and the Kids Table, who are currently locked in the studio recording their new album, Strictly Rude, have posted a second studio update. You can read what the band had to say below.
Big D and the Kids Table Recording UpdateAs I sit down on the couch my ears are filled with the bouncy fun horn line to ..Fly Away.., a minute and forty-five second poppy Ska song. We..re listening back to Cuttler..s bone solo and all I can do is smile. Today marks our 8th day at Camp St. and producer Joe Gittleman and engineer Adam Taylor deserve every possible medal you can award someone for the work they..re doing. They are clocking 12 hours a day every day and have not asked for a break yet. The...
Brandon Allin on 12/04/06 - 01:54 PM
See below for the press release concerning Love Arcade's upcoming tour with Kill Hannah and The Pink Spiders, as well as, the major label release of their debut album via Atlantic Records.
Press ReleaseLove Arcade Hit the Road in December with Kill Hannah and The Pink Spiders in Support of their Self-Titled Debut on Atlantic Records

New York, NY - Detroit's Love Arcade will hit the road in December with Kill Hannah and The Pink Spiders in support of their self-titled debut on Atlantic Records. Bringing their infectious tunes to life with their energetic and entertaining live show, the band will be kicking things off in Tempe, AZ on December 10th at The Sets.

Love Arcade, is the...
Jake Wallace on 12/01/06 - 09:39 AM
Sean P. Rogan, guitarist for the Boston-based septet Big D and the Kids Table has offered fans a lengthy update, in which he discusses the band's forthcoming, full-length release, tentatively titled Strictly Rude, a split release with China's Brain Failure, and more. The album, which will see Joe Gittleman, bassist for legendary ska outfit The Mighty Mighty Bosstones, at the helm of production, is scheduled to hit shelves next year via Side One Dummy Records. You can read the lengthy update in it's entirety below.
Big D and the Kids Table UpdateWhat's up rudies? I have some very, very exciting news to share. Yesterday was DAY 1 of the Strictly Rude recording sessions at Camp Street...
Brandon Allin on 11/25/06 - 10:23 AM
You can read a brief rebuttal from Reel Big Fish regarding the release of their new greatest hits collection, Greatest Hit and More, below. The album, which hit shelves much to the displeasure of the band members themselves, was released today, Tuesday, November 21st, via the group's ex-label, Jive Records.
Reel Big Fish RebuttalHey friends! So, Jive records (our former label) is putting out a RBF greatest hits CD because they see how well our live album is doing and they pretty much just want to screw us any way they can! they see that there's still money to be made from the Reel Big Fish so they are trying to get a last little piece! There's really nothing we can do to stop them since...
Brandon Allin on 11/21/06 - 08:47 PM
Reel Big Fish has announced that they will be appearing live on Concert.TV, a free, on-demand television network that airs memorable performances, documentaries, and original programs, from November 15th until December 15th. To check the station's availability on your personal cable provider, please visit the network's official website.
Brandon Allin on 11/20/06 - 06:31 PM
Reignition Recordings has announced further details surrouding the forthcoming, split release from Reel Big Fish and Zolof the Rock and Roll Destroyer. The album, entitled Duet All Night Long, which is scheduled to see release on February 20th via the label, will feature three cover songs from each group, on each of which both band's lead vocalists will perform alongside one another on eachother's rightful band's compositions. You can find a press statement regarding the release, the album's tracklist, and a low-resolution version of the record's cover artwork below.

Tracklist
1. Ask - Reel Big Fish
2. Dress You Up - Zolof The Rock & Roll Destroyer
3. Lyin' Ass Bitch - Reel Big...
Brandon Allin on 11/09/06 - 01:54 PM
According to Asian Man Records, Mu330's song "Christmas Merry Christmas", which comes from the band's 1999 release, Winter Wonderland!, will be featured in the forthcoming Warner Brothers movie Unaccompanied Minors. The film is expected to hit theatres this holiday season.
Brandon Allin on 11/02/06 - 04:45 PM
You can read a new interview with Aaron Barrett of Reel Big Fish at FHM, in which Aaron discusses the band's flee from Jive Records, the current Fall of Ska tour, and the group's recent, triple-disc, live package.
Brandon Allin on 11/01/06 - 04:20 PM
You can find the tracklist for Reel Big Fish's forthcoming, greatest hits collection, Greatest Hit and More, below. The album is set to hit stores on November 21st via Jive Records.

Tracklist
1. Sell Out
2. Take On Me
3. She's Famous Now
4. Don't Start a Band
5. Cheer Up
6. The Set Up (You Need This)
7. Beer
8. I Want Your Girlfriend To Be My Girlfriend, Too
9. Your Guts (I Hate 'Em)
10. Ban The Tube Top
11. She Has a Girlfriend Now
12. Thank You For Not Moshing
13. Everything Sucks
14. Suckers
15. The Fire
16. Where Have You Been?
17. Trendy
18. Give It To Me
19. One Hit Wonderful
Brandon Allin on 11/01/06 - 06:10 AM
David McWane of Big D and the Kids Table fame will be releasing a personal book, which will include over one hundred and fifty prose and poems, as well as a complete showcase of all his lyrical material, this February. You can expect more details regarding the release within the near future.
Brandon Allin on 10/23/06 - 05:54 PM
We've teamed up with Asbestos Records and Bomb the Music Industry! to present you, our readers, with a brand new contest, in which one lucky winner will receive a test pressing of the band's forthcoming, 12" LP, To Leave or Die in Long Island, and ten runner-up winners will snag a Bomb the Music Industry! tour poster. For more information on the contest, as well as instructions on how to enter, please visit our official contest page. To Leave or Die in Long Island, which will be available on limited edition, coloured vinyl, is scheduled to see release this November via Asbestos Records.

Furthermore, please don't forget to enter all of our other contests for your chance to win a...
Brandon Allin on 10/23/06 - 01:32 PM
According to Amazon, the forthcoming greatest hits collection from Reel Big Fish, Greatest Hit and More, is scheduled to be released on November 21st via the band's ex-label Jive Records. Furthermore, the cover artwork for the release has been uploaded to our gallery for your viewing pleasure.
Brandon Allin on 10/23/06 - 01:01 PM
We had the opportunity to sit down with Aaron Barrett of Reel Big Fish fame for an extensive, informative interview, and our discussion is now available for your reading pleasure here. In the interview, Aaron dispells rumours surrounding the sextet, details the band's forthcoming releases, and discusses various other matters.
Brandon Allin on 10/19/06 - 04:51 PM
Reel Big Fish has announced that their forthcoming split effort with Zolof the Rock and Roll Destroyer, which is set to hit shelves at a later, unannounced date, will be titled Duet All Night Long. The release will feature three cover songs from each band, and each group's vocalist will perform alongside one another on eachother's band's tracks.
Brandon Allin on 10/19/06 - 07:07 AM
Big D and the Kids Table have revealed the finalized lineup for their forthcoming, tenth annual Halloween performances, which are scheduled to take place on both October 27th and 28th at The Axis in Boston, Massachusetts. On both dates, the Boston, ska-punk septet will be joined by The Toasters, The Pietasters, Bigwig, Queens of the Static Age, and Sick Electric. For more information, you can visit the band's official website.
Brandon Allin on 10/17/06 - 04:05 PM
In the very near future, I will be sitting down with Reel Big Fish for an informative, tell-all interview. If you have any questions for the band, please leave them in the replies and I will do my best to get them answered for you.
Brandon Allin on 10/17/06 - 07:12 AM
If, by chance, you were unable to tune in and watch Reel Big Fish perform live on Freestyle Friday on the Tom Green show, you can watch all of the action in the replies to this post.

Submitted by Dan Pietrusinski
Brandon Allin on 10/13/06 - 04:30 PM
Congratulations to Saosin for first week sales of over 35,000 copies, which looks to be good enough for #22 on the charts. Looks like I called it.
Steve Henderson on 10/04/06 - 10:49 AM
You can hear a new song from Reel Big Fish entitled "So Much For Rock and Roll" at the band's official MySpace page. The track comes from the group's triple-disc, live effort, Our Live Album Is Better Than Your Live Album, which is available in stores now via Rock Ridge Music.
Brandon Allin on 10/02/06 - 07:37 PM
You can watch a live video of Reel Big Fish performing a new song entitled "So Much For Rock and Roll" at the band's official MySpace page. The track comes from the group's live, triple-disc effort, Our Live Album Is Better Than Your Live Album, which is available in stores now via Rock Ridge Music.
Brandon Allin on 09/29/06 - 12:22 PM
This Friday, September 29th, Reel Big Fish will be appearing live on-air on Tom Green's Freestyle Friday. The show, which streams worldwide live from Tom's house, is set to air at 9pm PST. Throughout the show, Tom and Reel Big Fish will answer live phone calls from around the globe, giving viewers the chance to ask the band questions directly. You can tune in by visiting ManiaTV.com or Tom Green.com.
Brandon Allin on 09/28/06 - 06:42 AM
Reel Big Fish has announced the next series of tour dates for their forthcoming, Fall of Ska tour, on which the band will be joined by support acts Streetlight Manifesto, Suburban Legends, and Westbound Train. You can view the tour's current, up-to-date schedule below.
Fall of Ska Tour DatesOct 24 2006 - Belly Up - Aspen, CO
Oct 25 2006 - Mesa Theatre - Grand Junction, CO
Oct 27 2006 - The Avalon - Los Angeles, CA
Oct 28 2006 - Emory University - Atlanta, GA
Oct 30 2006 - The New Oasis - Reno,NV
Oct 31 2006 - House Of Blues - Anaheim, CA
Nov 1 2006 - Catalyst - Santa Cruz, CA
Nov 2 2006 - The Fillmore - San Fransisco, CA
Nov 3 2006 - The Boardwalk - Orangevale, CA
Nov 4...
Brandon Allin on 09/26/06 - 05:10 PM
Big D and the Kids Table have set a late January 2007 release date for their forthcoming, split release with China's Brain Failure. The Bad News Records release will feature six tracks from both participating acts. On Brain Failure's end, you can expect to see guest appearances from both Dicky Barrett (The Mighty Mighty Bosstones) and Marc Orell (Dropkick Murphys).

Submitted by MomentOfSilence
Brandon Allin on 09/26/06 - 06:51 AM
According to a recent bulletin, you can expect to see a Reel Big Fish Greatest Hits collection via the band's former label, Jive Records, in stores this November.
Brandon Allin on 09/25/06 - 02:22 PM
Big D and the Kids Table have posted a medley of brand new material on their official MySpace page. The tracks come from the band's forthcoming split release with China's Brain Failure, entitled From Beijing To Boston, which is due out shortly via Bad News Records.

Submitted by romantic rights
Brandon Allin on 09/25/06 - 12:29 PM
Big D and the Kids Table have released the details surrounding their tenth annual, Halloween performances. You can find the information below.
Big D and the Kids Table Halloween DatesOct. 27th, 2006 - Axis - Boston, MA - w/ The Toasters
Oct. 28th, 2006 - Axis - Boston, MA - w/ The Pietasters
Brandon Allin on 09/23/06 - 10:11 PM
You can watch a live video of Big D and the Kids Table performing a new song entitled "Noise Complaint" right here.

Submitted by Jeremytheturtle
Brandon Allin on 09/22/06 - 09:04 AM
Big D and the Kids Table are currently writing and recording for their forthcoming, full-length release. Additionally, the band's split release with Brain Failure has been slated for a January 2007 release. You can read an update from the band regarding their progress below.
Big D and the Kids Table Album UpdateRight now we’re working on our new full-length record. We’ve written about 40 songs!!! It’s been the craziest writing process ever. This record will be our best release, without a doubt. As for our split EP with Brain Failure, that will be out in January of 2007. We were hoping for a Halloween release, but it just wasn’t possible. That release will be worth the wait too…I...
Brandon Allin on 09/21/06 - 06:26 PM
Reel Big Fish are asking for fan's song requests for their forthcoming, Fall of Ska tour alongside support acts Streetlight Manifesto, Westbound Train, and the Suburban Legends. To send the band your suggestions, you can contact them via their official MySpace account.
Brandon Allin on 09/21/06 - 04:56 PM
Reel Big Fish has announced the first batch of dates for their forthcoming, Fall of Ska tour alongside support acts Streetlight Manifesto, Westbound Train, and the Suburban Legends. Although more dates are to be announced shortly, you can find the tour's current route below. Additionally, the tour poster has been conveniently placed in the replies for your viewing pleasure.
Reel Big Fish Fall of Ska Tour DatesOct 24 2006 - Belly Up - Aspen, CO
Oct 25 2006 - Mesa Theatre - Grand Junction, CO
Oct 27 2006 - The Avalon - Los Angeles, CA
Oct 28 2006 - Emory University - Atlanta, GA
Oct 30 2006 - The New Oasis - Reno,NV
Oct 31 2006 - House Of Blues - Anaheim, CA
Nov 2 2006 - The...
Brandon Allin on 09/19/06 - 02:03 PM
Reel Big Fish has uploaded two more tracks from their latest, triple-disc release, Our Live Album Is Better Than Your Live Album, which is available now via Rock Ridge Music. You can hear "The Kids Don't Like It/In The Pit" and "Talkin' Bout a Revolution" at the band's official MySpace page.
Brandon Allin on 09/14/06 - 06:39 PM
Reel Big Fish has announced a small handful of new tour dates, which include the first batch scheduled for the band's forthcoming, headlining run alongside support acts Streetlight Manifesto, Westbound Train, and the Suburban Legends. You can find all the information below.
Reel Big Fish Tour Dates9/23/2006 San Diego, California - IPayOne Center at SD Sports Arena
10/06/2006 Chico, California - Bell Memorial Union Auditorium
10/24/2006 Aspen, CO - Belly Up*
10/25/2006 Grand Junction, CO - Mesa Theatre*
10/27/2006 Los Angeles, CA - The Avalon*
10/28/2006 Atlanta, GA - Emory University
10 /30/2006 Reno, NV - The New Oasis*
10/31/2006 - Anaheim, CA - House of Blues*

* w/...
Brandon Allin on 09/13/06 - 03:04 PM
You can watch Reel Big Fish's brand new music video for their live version of "Beer" right here. The video was directed by Pascal DeMaria and features footage from the DVD portion of the band's new, triple-disc effort, Our Live Album Is Better Than Your Live Album, which is available in stores now via Rock Ridge Music.
Brandon Allin on 09/08/06 - 02:23 PM
You can read an interview with Dan Regan of Reel Big Fish right here. Additionally, keep your eyes peeled for the band's Fall tour dates with Westbound Train, Streetlight Manifesto, and the Suburban Legends which are set to appear shortly.
Brandon Allin on 09/06/06 - 01:52 PM
Due to an unfortunate incident at their show last night, Rancid have postponed both the Buffalo and Toronto dates of their tour with Big D and the Kids Table. You can read a statement from Big D and the Kids Table regarding the incident below.
Rancid Shows PostponedUnfortunately the two shows we have with Rancid on September 1st and 3rd in Toronto and Buffalo have been postponed. Lars from Rancid collapsed on stage last night and is in the hospital for a few days. I'm pretty sure he's okay since they will be resuming the tour on the 4th. I don't know when these shows will be made up. We will still be playing Call the Office in London, ON on Saturday night.

We're all pulling for Lars...
Brandon Allin on 09/01/06 - 10:13 AM
Big City Dreams has officially broken up.
Rohan Kohli on 08/28/06 - 03:51 PM
You can read a quick message from Big D and the Kids Table regarding their long-awaited, secret summer show, which is scheduled to be held tomorrow, Monday, August 28th, in Harvard Square.
Big D and the Kids Table Secret Show UpdateHere's a quick reminder about our SECRET SUMMER SHOW tomorrow. We're going to start playing in Harvard Square around noon...if the weather is okay. We'll wait it out if it's raining and try to play whenever, but hopefully Mother Nature will be on our side.

If however the weather doesn't want to cooperate, then we'll re-schedule an acoustic, outside show...for free of course, after we get back from the rest of this tour.

We're been on the road for over...
Brandon Allin on 08/27/06 - 08:31 PM
You can read my review of the brand new, triple-disc release from Reel Big Fish, Our Live Album Is Better Than Your Live Album, right here. The album is due out in stores this Tuesday, August 22nd via Rock Ridge Music.
Brandon Allin on 08/19/06 - 05:50 PM
If you would like to obtain Reel Big Fish ringtones from the band's new album, please text RRM to the number 73804. Our Live Album Is Better Than Your Live Album is due out in stores this Tuesday, August 22nd via Rock Ridge Music.
Brandon Allin on 08/18/06 - 04:06 PM
You can listen to a new interview Aaron Barrett and Ryland Steen of Reel Big Fish on the latest edition of the Top Welt podcast.
Brandon Allin on 08/17/06 - 08:19 AM
Unfortunately, due to circumstances beyond their control, the brand new, triple-disc, live effort from Reel Big Fish, Our Live Album Is Better Than Your Live Album, has been delayed until this coming Tuesday, August 22nd.
Brandon Allin on 08/15/06 - 07:48 PM
According to a recent bulletin sent out by the band, Reel Big Fish are in the midst of planning a tour set for this coming October and November featuring support acts Streetlight Manifesto, Westbound Train, and Suburban Legends.
Brandon Allin on 08/13/06 - 08:43 PM
According to a recent interview with Big D and the Kids Table, the band will release their next album on Side One Dummy Records, instead of their previous home at Springman Records. Additionally, the band has announced that we can expect the album to see an early 2007 release, and a split release with Brain Failure is due out this October.

Submitted by: MomentOfSilence
Brandon Allin on 08/10/06 - 11:16 PM
You can listen to the latest edition of the Top Welt! podcast series here, or download a higher quality version at the iTunes store. This weeks edition features Big D and the Kids Table. The band discusses new endeavors, among other things, which includes a mention of the new record label they plan to release their new album with.
Brandon Allin on 08/06/06 - 02:50 PM
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