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The Eyeball Records staff will be chatting in this thread at approximately 8 p.m. EST. They will be chatting under the usernames Alex_Eyeball, MarcEyeball, JasonEyeball, Rocasek, JamesEyeball. They will also be using this opportunity to announce a new signing. If you don't know much about Eyeball, read up on the label here or see their full roster, past and present, here.
The new album from Sleep Station, The Pride of Chester James, is available to pre-order for five dollars. All packages come with a personalized drawing from mastermind Dave Debiak of what he thinks you look like - based only on your name and mailing address. The album officially hits stores Feb. 5th.
Tomorrow at the School of Rock in South Hackensack, NJ, The Number 12 Looks Like You will shoot footage for an upcoming DVD/EP; a release date is set for Spring 2008. Check the replies to read the theme/stage set-up for the filming. Also new with the band, January 2008 will bring a new music video for "Grandfather" off their newest album, Mongrel. Catch a preview of the video here.
We have a new song for you from Eyeball Records' Swedish sensation, Jettie. The song is called "Sky Over Santa Rosa" and comes from their release Kites For Charity. The album can currently be found on iTunes but AP.net is the only place you're going to be able to hear this great indie-pop song for free. Check out their AP.net profile and let us know what you think!
Eyeball Records will be releasing Eyeball Awareness Vol. 1 - A Benefit for "To Write Love on Her Arms" on October 16th. The sampler is the first of four, each dedicated to raising awareness of serious issues affecting our community and outlining how fans can get involved to help make a difference. Six thousand copies will be given out at CMJ and another couple thousand over the course of the week. CDs will be included in every purchase from the Eyeball Records store with a portion of all proceeds going to the charity.
01) Baumer - "In Your Stead"
02) New Atlantic - "Cold-Hearted Town"
03) The Number 12 Looks Like You - "Grandfather"
04) Sleep Station - "Always In The Fire"... read more
Jettie have made a new song entitled "Sky Over Santa Rosa" available for streaming here. The track is taken from the duo's new effort, Kites for Charity, which is available nationally via Eyeball Records.
Sleep Station have launched a full-album stream in support of their latest release, Von Cosel, which is available now courtesy of Eyeball Records. The group are preparing for the release of their full-length effort, The Pride of Chester James, which is slated to hit shelves later this year via the label.
Marc Debiak, a representative for Eyeball Records, has issued a statement in response to a bit of unfounded controversy surrounding his label, The Number Twelve Looks Like You, and Equal Vision Records outfit The Fall of Troy. The statement is available for your reading pleasure in the replies.
New Atlantic can be seen performing "What it's Like to Feel Small" here. The track is taken from the group's latest release, The Streets, The Sounds, and The Love, which is available now via Eyeball Records.
Sleep Station have made a new song entitled "Always in the Fire" available for streaming on their myspace profile. The track is set to appear on the group's upcoming effort, The Pride of Chester James, which is scheduled for release this winter courtesy of Eyeball Records.
New London Fire's new music video for "We Don't Bleed" can be seen in the replies. The track is taken from the quintet's debut, full-length release, I Sing the Body Holographic, which is available now via Eyeball Records.
The Number Twelve Looks Like You have unveiled the schedule for their forthcoming headlining tour, on which the Eyeball Records act will feature support from At the Throne of Judgement, See You Next Tuesday, and I Hate Sally. The group will be touring in support of their latest release, Mongrel, which is available now via the label.
Eyeball Records outfit New London Fire have revealed plans to premiere unreleased material online during the course of the next few months. In the meantime, you can watch vocalist David Debiak perform a new song entitled "October" right here.
New Atlantic will be shooting their video for "Cold-Hearted Town" tomorrow in NYC, and are running a contest to win a cameo in the video for you and a friend. Click here for all of the details and to enter.
New London Fire have unveiled plans to take an unspecified amount of time off to write and record a new full-length release, which is expected to hit shelves early next year via Eyeball Records. In the meantime, fans can catch a glimpse of frontman David Debiak demoing a new track entitled "Julia" right here.
Eyeball Records have launched a secret page in which fans can "explore" Mongrel, the highly-anticipated, forthcoming release from New Jersey grindcore outfit, The Number Twelve Looks Like You. The album has been slated for a June 19th release via the label.