Today is Will Pugh's (Cartel) 29th birthday! Be sure to leave him some love in the replies or give him a shout on Twitter.
Keagan Ilvonen on 05/04/13 - 01:43 PM
Cartel has announced headlining dates surrounding their tour with New Found Glory. State Champs will be support. Head to the replies for dates and ticket links.
Jason Tate on 05/01/13 - 05:51 PM
Watch Cartel's new lyric video for "Uninspired" on MTV Buzzworthy.
Ryan Gardner on 04/25/13 - 09:17 AM
Cartel recently released Collider, and we had a chance to sit down and talk with Will and Joseph a little bit about the past, present, and future of the band. You can check out that interview right here.
Thats it. We put our career in the hands of our fan base. If people want to hear more, they'll buy the record and/or buy a ticket to a show. Beyond that, we have no control. I'd love to continue this as long as possible. Hopefully, a great enough percentage of the folks who have bought our records in the past will do so again and we'll continue on. I don't think we've said everything we have to say or written the songs that would allow us to walk away with no letdown.
Jason Tate on 04/12/13 - 11:44 AM
Cartel and State Champs have announced a short run of tour dates leading up to Skate and Surf. You can find the dates in the replies.
Keagan Ilvonen on 04/09/13 - 05:41 AM
The new Cartel album Collider is now available on iTunes in the UK & Europe with bonus track "Thin Air" (Acoustic). Pick it up here.
Christian Wagner on 04/03/13 - 07:36 AM
"I should've been a Cowboy, I should've learned to rope and ride..."
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Jake Denning on 03/26/13 - 01:52 AM
You can stream Cartel's new album, Collider on AOL. What do you think? Be sure to read Ryan's review of it here. The album comes out tomorrow and is available for pre-order for $7.99 on itunes.
Keagan Ilvonen on 03/25/13 - 08:43 AM
New Found Glory will be doing a west coast run for their "Sticks and Stones" 10th anniversary tour with Cartel and State Champs. The dates can be found in the replies.
Keagan Ilvonen on 03/21/13 - 10:31 AM
Cartel's "Disconnect" can be streamed here and the album is now available for pre-order on vinyl.
Jason Tate on 03/20/13 - 01:19 PM
La Cienega just smiled and said "I'll see you around."
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Gregory Robson on 03/19/13 - 05:51 AM
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Jason Tate on 03/18/13 - 12:28 PM
Check out a new Built On Secrets song, titled "Sleepwalker," in the replies. The song features guest vocals from Will Pugh of Cartel.

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Drew Beringer on 03/18/13 - 09:11 AM
You can stream a new Cartel song titled "Sympathy" here. Collider will be released March 26th and is available for pre-order here.
Drew Beringer on 03/15/13 - 01:25 PM
Cartel's "share for new songs" Facebook app is only a few more shares away from debuting another new song.
Jason Tate on 03/14/13 - 11:03 AM
Cartel have posted "First Things First" from their new album Collider here. The album will be released on March 26th and is available for pre-order here.
Ryan Gardner on 03/12/13 - 09:46 AM
Cartel will release their new song "First Things First" once they reach 500 shares on this Facebook link. Collider will be released March 26th
Jason Tate on 03/11/13 - 01:28 PM
Listen to clips from Cartel's Collider here.
Alex DiVincenzo on 03/11/13 - 10:12 AM
New Found Glory, Cartel and Living With Lions will be touring across Canada in May and June. The bands will also play a few shows in the US in between. Dates are in the replies.
Deborah Remus on 03/01/13 - 11:47 AM
Cartel will be releasing their new album, Collider, on vinyl. Details to be announced soon.

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Jason Tate on 03/01/13 - 10:36 AM
You can pre-order Cartel's new album, Collider, here.
Drew Beringer on 02/19/13 - 01:43 PM
You can stream a new Cartel song titled "Mosaic" in the replies. The band's new album, Collider, hits stores on March 26th.
Drew Beringer on 02/19/13 - 10:58 AM
Check out the artwork for Cartel's upcoming new album Collider in the replies.
Drew Beringer on 02/13/13 - 01:14 PM
From now through February 19th, Cartel are giving one fan the opportunity to win a private one-on-one chat with them. Head here, join the mailing list, and you're all set.
Ryan Gardner on 02/06/13 - 09:42 AM
PropertyofZack has confirmed 20 new artists for this year's Skate and Surf Festival. Notables include Balance and Composure, Cartel, Streetlight Manifesto and LIGHTS. You can find the whole list in the replies.
Keagan Ilvonen on 02/02/13 - 05:11 PM
Cartel's new song "Uninspired" (which we premiered) is now available on iTunes. Their new full length, Collider, will be released March 26th.
Jason Tate on 01/31/13 - 11:33 AM
Update: The chat is over, thanks to the guys for hanging out tonight.

Cartel won't be releasing Collider until March 26th, but today we're giving you a small taste of what's to come on arguably the best album of the band's career. The track we're premiering is "Uninspired," a mid-tempo rocker that showcases vocalist Will Pugh in total control. He and the rest of the band will also be joining this thread to discuss the song, the upcoming album, and anything else, so stick around for that as well. So check out "Uninspired" in the replies (or the band's AP.net profile) and hang out with the band.
Drew Beringer on 01/28/13 - 04:59 PM
Just wanted to remind everyone that Cartel be chatting here on the website on Monday, January 28th at 7pm EST and we'll be debuting a brand new song ... so, make sure to mark those calendars and come hang out with the band as you get your first taste of Collider.
Jason Tate on 01/26/13 - 04:47 PM
Cartel will release Collider on March 26th. That's not all -- the band will be chatting here on the website on Monday, January 28th at 7pm EST and we'll be debuting a brand new song.
Jason Tate on 01/24/13 - 02:32 PM
Cartel's fourth full-length record, Collider, has officially been announced. Hit the replies for further information, and check out Jason's first impressions after listening to it - here.
Ryan Gardner on 01/21/13 - 12:04 PM
Cartel's new album is complete.
Jason Tate on 01/14/13 - 06:51 PM
A video of Cartel playing a new song, called "Disconnect," is in the replies.

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Jason Tate on 01/10/13 - 11:51 AM
Cartel's new album is about to be mastered.

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Jason Tate on 01/09/13 - 11:45 AM
Cartel will be playing a Christmas show with Vonnegutt and Bonaventure Saturday, December 22nd at The Masquerade in Atlanta, GA. Tickets are available here.
Ryan Gardner on 12/13/12 - 11:21 AM
Vonnegutt's new video for "Knock" featuring Will Pugh (Cartel) can be found in the replies.
Jason Tate on 11/29/12 - 04:52 PM
Ken Mount and Zack Odom have started mixing Cartel's upcoming 4th album.
Keagan Ilvonen on 11/28/12 - 12:42 PM
Will Pugh is tracking vocals for new Cartel songs today. New music is coming soon, "sooner than you think."
Jason Tate on 11/20/12 - 12:14 PM
Audiostrobelight, whose new EP was produced by Will Pugh of Cartel, has posted a clip of a new song titled "California Gold Rush." Check out the teaser in the replies.
Ryan Gardner on 11/05/12 - 10:25 AM
On a recent episode of The Gunz Show, Will Pugh revealed some details regarding Cartel’s next album. The band has plans to finish recording by the end of November and will have the album mixed by Zack Odom and Kenneth Mount. Listen to the interview here.
In This InterviewIt’s not done – we still have to do vocals. We did all the music, but there’s still vocals… we expect to try to have the record, at least on our end, completed by the end of November. We actually just came to the decision yesterday that Zack and Kenny are mixing the record.
Christian Wagner on 10/04/12 - 03:20 PM
The Early November, Cartel, and Seahaven will be headed out on their Fall tour next month. Fans can download a free tour sampler including tracks from all 3 bands in exchange for a tweet or Facebook post. Check out all of the dates and download the sampler here.

Track listing:
1. In Currents - The Early November
2. Guilt and Swell - The Early November
3. Conduit - Cartel
4. It's Over - Seahaven
5. Cobarde - Seahaven
Christian Wagner on 09/06/12 - 02:58 PM
Cartel will be video chatting live from the studio today, August 28th, at 6PM EST on stickam. The band is currently recording a new full length which is slated for release this Fall/Winter.
Keagan Ilvonen on 08/28/12 - 11:25 AM
In addition to their dates on The Early November's fall tour, Cartel are playing a few headlining shows. Tickets will be on sale shortly - hit the replies for the tour dates.
Ryan Gardner on 08/23/12 - 01:34 PM
Cartel have announced that they will be playing at Swazye's in Marietta, GA on September 29th. The 250-cap venue is where the band played their first show in 2003, and the show is in celebration of the venue's 10 year anniversary. Tickets are on sale here.
Ryan Gardner on 08/21/12 - 10:42 PM
Seahaven has been added to the The Early November fall headlining tour with direct support from Cartel. Dates and tickets can be found here.
Christian Wagner on 08/15/12 - 11:57 AM
Cartel will begin recording their new full length album on August 20th.
Keagan Ilvonen on 08/03/12 - 02:58 PM
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