The American Scene is a name you should get familiar with. After putting out a very solid EP called By Way Of Introduction, the band is about to release a split with Daybreaker. Today, we're premiering "Why I'm Not Where You Are," and this song is going to prove why they are one of the best kept secrets in the scene right now. Head to the replies to listen and leave your thoughts as well.
Christian Wagner on 10/20/11 - 07:49 AM
Today, we are bringing you an exclusive premiere of a new Looking For Alaska song titled "Love Wins." Head to their AP.net Profile or the replies to stream it. There Is Hope, their debut full-length record, will be available online and in stores this Saturday, October 22nd.
Ryan Gardner on 10/18/11 - 09:34 PM
Create Avoid is a hardcore band from California that follows in the footsteps of contemporaries like Stick To Your Guns and The Ghost Inside. Today we are premiering the music video for "S.O.S." from the band's debut album Heat Remains. You can watch the video in the replies.
Christian Wagner on 10/17/11 - 10:43 AM
Today we're proud to premiere a new song from Texas punk rockers Ivy League called "Daybreak." It comes off the band's upcoming EP/7" called Summer Sessions, which you can pre-order here. You can listen to the song in the replies.
Christian Wagner on 10/16/11 - 08:08 AM
Today we're premiering a song called "Rule Of Three" from Bright and Early's new EP Getting Through It. You can stream the song on the band's AP.net profile. Leave your thoughts in the replies.
Christian Wagner on 10/13/11 - 06:47 AM
Latin For Truth has been making a name for itself within the DIY pop-punk scene for the last several years. Through hard work, constant touring, and vast musical improvement, the band is releasing its highly anticipated new album, Youth Crew Blues. Today, we're bringing you a stream from one of the tracks called "A WIno's Love: The Lonesome, Desolate 20's" which you can stream on the band's AP.net profile.
Christian Wagner on 10/10/11 - 08:39 PM
Handguns and Forever Came Calling are releasing a split a on November 8th, and pop-punkers everywhere are anxiously awaiting to get a listen to it. Absolute 100 artist Forever Came Calling brings to mind pop-punk that's reminiscent of Your Favorite Weapon and Living Well Is The Best Revenge. You can stream the song "Front Porch Sunrise" in the replies.
Christian Wagner on 10/04/11 - 06:46 AM
Today we're streaming a song called "Sweet Blood" from V8 Wanker's new album, Iron Crossroads. You can listen in the replies.
Christian Wagner on 06/07/11 - 08:52 PM
There is nothing wrong with having an old school sound, and Berlin, Germany's Radio Dead Ones brings us a sound reminiscent of The Clash and The Ramones. Stream the track "Emerging Market" from the band's new album AAA in the replies.
Christian Wagner on 06/06/11 - 10:06 PM
Heart Set Self-Destruct hails from the windy city of Chicago and follows in the sonic footsteps of their city peers in Rise Against. If Rise Against went more along the way of "Swing Life Away" but picked it up a little bit, you would get Heart Set Self-Destruct. The band's sound is destined for rock radio, and today we are bringing you "Monster" from the band's new EP entitled Monster. You can listen to it in the replies.
Christian Wagner on 05/18/11 - 05:56 AM
Today we're premiering Blitzkid's "Mr. Gore" from the new album, Apparitional. The long-time horror punk band comes back with their strongest release yet and will not disappoint fans. Go to the replies to listen to the track.
Christian Wagner on 03/24/11 - 06:23 AM
You may know Agnostic Front, but do you know what frontman Roger Miret is doing in his free time? He has his solo project called Roger Miret and The Disasters. Today we bring you the music video for "We're Gonna Find A Way" from the new full length Gotta Get Up Now. You can view the video in the replies and leave your thoughts.
Christian Wagner on 02/15/11 - 07:52 AM
Breathe Electric's new single "Last One You Love" is now available on iTunes. If you purchase the single, you can use the barcode to unlock an exclusive remix EP.
Matthew Tsai on 02/10/11 - 01:23 PM
We Still Dream are releasing their debut full-length, Chapters, on March 1st on Eulogy Records. We're proud to present you with a stream of a song off of the record, "She's Got Class," on their AP.net profile. If you like Fall Out Boy's Take This To Your Grave, this song should be right up your alley. Leave your thoughts in the replies.
Christian Wagner on 02/08/11 - 10:25 PM
The Keeping are a pop-rock band from Boston, MA who recently recorded with Matt Malpass. Today we're proud to exclusively reveal a song called "Let Go" on their AP.net profile, which is for fans of Jack's Mannequin, Acceptance, and Augustana.
Christian Wagner on 01/19/11 - 07:55 AM
In anticipation of the debut album from Chapel Club, Palace, which is released on January 31st, we are bringing you an exclusive stream of the new single "Surfacing". Check out this confident, brooding and majestic song on their Ap.net profile now and let us know what you think in the replies. Don't forget to support the band and pre-order the album here.
Kyle Huntington on 01/11/11 - 04:31 AM
I don't think I've been this excited for a release in some time, and now you can join my excitement. Today we're bringing you an exclusive stream of The Beat Advocate's self-titled EP. Head over to their AP.net Profile to get in on the funky goodness, and don't forget to tell us what you think in the replies. If you dig what you hear, make sure to pick up a copy on iTunes or Amazon.
Matthew Tsai on 09/24/10 - 11:43 AM
Australia is fast becoming a hot exporter of killer rock bands, and The Mission In Motion are the latest to fit this description. We have now partnered with Taperjean Records (the label that first introduced us to Closure in Moscow) to bring you a free stream and download of the band's new single, "New Skin." Grab the track on Mission's AP.net profile, and sound off in the replies if you think these guys could make a splash on our shores as well.
Steve Henderson on 07/27/10 - 07:39 PM
And the exclusive goodies keep coming today. I'm not sure why it seems so tough for bands to execute excellent straight up rock tracks, but The Coming Weak make it sound so easy. Head to the band's AP.net profile to stream and download the new song "Take It Back." If you dig what you hear, the band will be offering their new EP for free download for 48 hours only, starting tomorrow. Definitely worth a listen - see why we picked these guys as part of the Absolute 100.
Steve Henderson on 07/26/10 - 07:14 PM
Back in 2007, Rufio's breakup seemed to be yet another casualty in the long line of bands we grew up with. But here we are three years later, and the California-based troupe is back, just in time for summer. We are proud to bring you the first listen of "Drunk In Love" off the band's upcoming release Anybody Out There. Head to the Rufio's AP.net profile to take a listen and be sure to pre-order if you like. Long live killer pop punk.
Steve Henderson on 07/08/10 - 07:12 AM
As alumni of the Absolute 100, Raining and OK have done us proud, putting out consistently excellent releases in the time since. Their new material upholds that same high standard, firmly cementing them as one of the best unsigned bands in the country. Head to the band's AP.net profile to stream "Safety Net," off Living Like a Ghost, which is out June 19th. Be sure to post your thoughts in the replies.
Steve Henderson on 06/14/10 - 05:52 AM
It takes some serious stones to cover the Pixies. And it takes some serious talent not to fall on your face doing it. So does Lovedrug make the cut with their cover of “Where Is My Mind?” Head to their AP.net profile to stream their rendition and sound off in the replies.
Steve Henderson on 06/10/10 - 07:19 AM
We have a new video premiere for you, this time from longtime AP.net favorite Stacy Clark. Head to the replies or here to check out the video for "Touch and Go." The track comes off Stacy's upcoming record, Connect the Dots, out August 10th on Vanguard Records.
Steve Henderson on 06/09/10 - 06:56 AM
In case you needed another kick in the pants to pre-order The Way I Fell In or to pick it up this coming Tuesday, we have another exclusive song stream from The Morning Of over on their AP.net profile. "I Know You Know" has to be one of the most brilliant vocal displays you will hear all year, so don't miss out on this song or the album as a whole.
Steve Henderson on 05/01/10 - 10:54 AM
Head to the replies to see an exclusive tour video that Neon Trees put together while out on tour with 30 Seconds to Mars.
Steve Henderson on 04/28/10 - 05:08 AM
One might complain that our exclusives can tend to rest comfortably on the softer side of the spectrum. However, today's is a kick in the teeth courtesy of LA's letlive. Head over to the band's AP.net profile to stream the kickass new track "H. Ledger" off their upcoming album, Fake History, out April 13th on Tragic Hero Records. If you dig, drop some coin on the pre-order.
Steve Henderson on 04/04/10 - 08:20 AM
Our newest ABSOLUTExclusive is a big one. We are proud to bring you a stream of The Morning Of's "Heaven or Hell" - a gorgeous new song featuring Aaron Marsh of Copeland. Head to the band's AP.net profile to stream the goodness. You can pre-order The Way I Fell In, out May 4th, from Tragic Hero or Lab Records.
Steve Henderson on 03/27/10 - 10:27 PM
For our latest video exclusive, we are proud to bring you the premiere of Paper Route's awesome music video for "Gutter." The track is off the band's latest release, Absence. Read more about the creation of the video here, check it out for yourself in the replies or on our youtube channel.
Steve Henderson on 03/25/10 - 08:26 AM
Lovedrug might have lost some of you with The Sucker Punch Show, but they are definitely back. The band will now be releasing a series of EPs leading up to their fourth record, and we want to give you a free taste. Click here to download the new mp3 "Pink Champagne" - if you like what you hear, grab the first EP now on iTunes or predorder the CD/vinyl versions on the band's website.
Steve Henderson on 03/24/10 - 07:26 AM
Following up the infectiously sunny Build It Up, One for the Team are back with a decidedly more rocking effort. Head to the band's AP.net profile to stream Ghosts, the killer new album from these young Minnesotans. If you like what you hear, pick it up tomorrow.
Steve Henderson on 03/15/10 - 06:45 AM
Mark Hoppus thinks you should check out Neon Trees, and we obviously agree. Head on over to the band's AP.net profile for an exclusive stream of the new song "1983." Habits is set for release on March 16th.
Steve Henderson on 03/11/10 - 12:06 PM
The Scenic will be heading back into the studio in April to record their new album. But in the meantime, head over to the band’s AP.net profile to check out an exclusive new demo named “Uh Oh” that they recorded with Mike Watts. Sound off in the replies with your thoughts.
Steve Henderson on 03/02/10 - 07:04 AM
The hi-res album artwork for Neon Trees' upcoming Habits can be seen in the AP.net gallery.
Steve Henderson on 02/20/10 - 10:11 PM
While the dead of winter certainly has most of us in its cold, unforgiving grip, we'd like to bring about a little sunshine to cheer everyone up. That is why we are happy to bring you an exclusive stream of One for the Team's newest single, "Hard for You." The track comes off the band's upcoming release, Ghosts, which will see the light of day on March 16th. Head over to the band's AP.net profile and bask in the glow of one of 2010's catchiest offerings (and grab it Tuesday on iTunes).
Steve Henderson on 02/12/10 - 01:30 PM
We hate to expose you to a high-quality LP so close to end of the year list-making, but we need you to hear The Bloodsugars. On the band's AP.net Profile you can stream the ABSOLUTExclusive premiere of their new album I Can't Go On, I'll Go On. It's a record full of bouyant indie-pop grooves taking hints from MGMT, The Flaming Lips, and the 1980's - case in point, The Bloodsugars are hard not to like.
Garett Press on 11/10/09 - 11:22 AM
Today we're happy to bring you a free download of "Heart Attack," from Pittsburgh party rockers Gene the Werewolf. Consisting of former members of Punchline and The Berlin Project, it will unleash your inner Burt Reynolds & Paul Stanley. You can download the song on the band's AP.net profile. Want more tunes to howl to? Make sure you pick up their debut EP Light Me Up here!
Chris Fallon on 10/22/09 - 04:03 AM
We are thrilled to offer a brand new song for download from the spastic math-rockers Native. The song comes from their debut full-length entitled Wrestling Moves, which is due out via Sargent House on January 26th. You can grab the song on their AP.net profile.
Blake Solomon on 10/19/09 - 01:44 PM
A little garage-punk from Brisbane, Australia, anybody? Today's exclusive from Violent Soho brings you just that. Head to the band's AP.net Profile to stream and download "Son of Sam" from their forthcoming Ecstatic Peace/Universal released full-length, and let us know how you feel about their mixture of raw aggression and buzz-covered hooks. (Download link is immediately beneath the stream)
Garett Press on 10/16/09 - 12:24 PM
Sherwood know all the recipes for success, and they are now ready to share them with you. Head to the replies to check out their hilarious "Band in a Box" parody, complete with a brilliant cameo from Stephen Christian (Anberlin). Stick around until the end to hear new music from QU as well.
Steve Henderson on 08/26/09 - 09:07 PM
For our newest exclusive, we are proud to team up with Third Eye Blind to bring you the "dirty" version of their video for "Don't Believe a Word." Head to the replies to rock out the way these guys intended.
Steve Henderson on 07/23/09 - 04:02 PM
Looking for another taste of Anchor & Braille's beautiful new record, Felt? Head on over to the band's AP.net profile for an exclusive stream of the new song "Summer Tongues." Like what you hear? The record is available for pre-order here.
Steve Henderson on 07/22/09 - 06:14 AM
Rx Bandits will be playing a few acoustic in store sessions while out on tour, so in honor of those, we have an exclusive acoustic video of the guys rocking an impromptu cover of "No Scrubs" before they launch into their own stuff. Head to the replies for the video goodness and in store details.
Steve Henderson on 07/17/09 - 01:45 PM
We are proud to bring you the exclusive news that We Shot the Moon has signed to Afternoon Records (One for the Team, Now, Now Every Children). The band's new album, A Silver Lining, will be out this fall.
Steve Henderson on 06/27/09 - 02:56 PM
Looking for a taste of The Dear Hunter's upcoming release, Act III: Life and Death? Head on over to the band's AP.net profile to check our exclusive stream of a new track entitled "The Tank." Act III hits stores on June 23rd.
Steve Henderson on 06/05/09 - 07:04 AM
Bow to your sensei! Karate High School are roundhouse kicking their way towards this planet with their spacey pop-punk full-length, Invaders, set to be released on Tuesday. Stream the entire album on their AP.net Profile right now, and let us know your thoughts.
Garett Press on 05/15/09 - 01:37 PM

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