Hear ye! Hear ye! - This Thursday, the 5th, fun. will be chatting live here on AP.net at 7pm EST/4pm PST. Not only will they be fielding your questions and comments, but they'll also be premiering their shiny new music video for "All The Pretty Girls" exclusively. Wowzers, it'll be an event - don't miss it!
Pre-order Aim And Ignite on CD or vinyl from Fingerprints Music in Long Beach, CA, and get a pass to a fun. stripped-down, acoustic performance and signing at the store on Sunday, August 30th at 7pm. RSVP is required, the pre-order is your RSVP.
Hellogoodbye have announced a tour with fun., Limbeck, and My Favorite Highway. Dates can be seen in the replies. Also, they have a 7" single, "When We First Met," that will come out shortly after the tour. Most importantly, they anticipate releasing what has been called the greatest album of the year (source: everyone) that will "easily be out this fall" according to Forrest.
Andrew Dost (ex-Anathallo, currently in Fun) has a new track up on his myspace called "Behold, It's Round." The track is from his album called Columbus to be released in November which features Nate from The Format among others.
AFI, Hawthorne Heights, and Yellowcard will be joining Kanye West, A Tribe Called Quest, and many other bands to be announced later to perform at the 36th Annual Bumbershoot Music and Arts Festival, which will be held over Labor Day weekend (September 2-4), at the Seattle Center in Seattle, Washington. The full list of performers is expected to be announced July 11, with tickets going on sale July 15. For more info, check out the Bumbershoot official website.