AbsolutePunk.net
   Username
Password
PropertyOfZack has posted a new "Decade" article on Armor For Sleep's's Dream To Make Believe featuring commentary from Ben Jorgensen here.
Drew Beringer on 07/03/13 - 11:44 AM
Congratulations to Ben Jorgensen (Armor For Sleep) who recently got married.

Submitted by drudo182
Jason Tate on 05/20/13 - 10:14 AM
The Vantage (ex-Safety Word Orange) have released their first single, "On My Way," here. The track was recorded by Rob Freeman and features Nash Breen from Armor For Sleep on drums.
Ryan Gardner on 04/09/13 - 09:02 AM
Armor For Sleep recently sat down to talk about their past, reunion, and where the scene is now.
From the InterviewThere will always be kids passionate about it, but between 2003 and 2007 or 2008 is when this scene had it’s time that was going to be something that was going to stay or be a fad. Based on certain factors and certain people’s decisions who are in certain taste-maker bands, it just went sour and went the wrong way. I don’t think it’ll really have that same kind of effect on as many people as it did on that time. It was almost the mainstream form of music then, and it changed a lot of people’s lives and then it went sour because it did. I think it’ll be there and...
Jason Tate on 07/13/12 - 11:16 AM
Listen to a previously unreleased Armor For Sleep demo entitled "Always a Wish" in the replies. Download it here.
StatementAs a celebration of our quickly approaching reunion/farewell shows, and as a gift to all of you who will be coming to the final shows (the NY show being less than a week away!), we are posting one final unreleased (demo) track for you called "Always A Wish" which was recorded as one of the first demos for Smile for Them and which ultimately did not make the record. You can download the track from the Mediafire link below, and also listen on soundcloud. FIVE DAYS LEFT! Who will be joining us? Thank you all for making this whole experience truly amazing. We...
Alex DiVincenzo on 07/09/12 - 08:50 AM
Armor For Sleep has announced two more reunion shows - July 20 at The Glasshouse in Pomona, CA and July 22 at House of Blues in Chicago. The first announced show still stands for July 14 at Irving Plaza in New York City.
Thomas Nassiff on 05/29/12 - 10:06 AM
In this interview, Armor For Sleep's Ben Jorgensen quiets rumors of a new AFS album surrounding the band's reunion shows.
From the InterviewWe’re not going to make another Armor for Sleep album. I can 99.99% say we’re not going to do it. Everybody has their own things going on in their lives, and people’s priorities change, and everyone is really busy with what they’re doing. And another thing is, that [while] we could all do different creative things, I feel like AFS is very attached to a certain time, and to do anything to dishonor that would be unjust in some ways. So, if we do other things – when we do other things – it will be outside AFS.
Thomas Nassiff on 05/24/12 - 09:17 AM
Bamboozle was a pretty great time this past weekend, and we've got some fan-shot videos from the festival for you guys to check out. In the replies, you can check out performances from Brand New, Less Than Jake, Armor For Sleep, The Receiving End of Sirens, The Dear Hunter, He Is We and Boys Like Girls.
Thomas Nassiff on 05/22/12 - 10:26 AM
Armor For Sleep will be playing a headlining show at the Irving Plaza in NYC on July 14th.

Submitted by gr33ndayfr3ak
Jason Tate on 05/21/12 - 12:33 PM
Armor for Sleep have posted up an unreleased song. Check the replies.
Jason Tate on 05/16/12 - 02:15 PM
Are Armor For Sleep planning some vinyl releases to go along with their Bamboozle reunion?

Submitted by anamericangod
Jason Tate on 04/10/12 - 10:29 AM
Armor for Sleep's lead singer recently talked with Gunz about reuniting for Bamboozle.
From the Interview“There was a long time when I would have sworn on anything we would never play again, and then we did… we don’t have any plans to play any other shows. I will say it has been fun to jam out with the guys again, and to get in a room and play Car Underwater. But there’s nothing planned, we’re not going to say, “We’re going on a world tour.” Bamboozle’s going to be it. We’re not going to do anything major. I don’t want to say, “no,” but we don’t have any plans for it. We want this to be our last show.”
Jason Tate on 04/05/12 - 10:52 AM
Armor For Sleep will reunite at Bamboozle.

Update:
Read a blog from frontman Ben Jorgensen regarding the reunion here.

ExcerptWe ended things a number of years ago and didn’t really talk that much. At the end there was a lot of disappointment and it was a weird situation for all of us and we just kind of walked away from it and didn’t actually stay in touch with each other that whole time. It was kind of like “we” were a sore subject for all of us. I was hanging out with Anthony [DiIonno] who was our bass player, and we both live in Manhattan now and he was talking about how Bamboozle is going back to Asbury Park this year. That has a lot of value for us because that was the...
Alex DiVincenzo on 04/02/12 - 05:32 AM
Nash from Armor For Sleep has started a new band called New York Rivals and they just shot a music video (in the replies) and recently finished recording two EPs. One was produced by Machine and Jon Kaplan and the other by J. Robbins (Hey Mercedes).
Jason Tate on 02/01/12 - 10:51 AM
Armor For Sleep frontman Ben Jorgensen is engaged to actress Katrina Bowden (30 Rock). Congratulations to the happy couple!
Alex DiVincenzo on 01/30/12 - 05:25 AM
Love Automatic have posted a new track, "Electric Sin," on soundcloud. Their debut EP, Organ Donor, is now available.
Ryan Gardner on 04/26/11 - 04:49 PM
Love Automatic (ex-Senses Fail and Armor For Sleep) have a new website. Their forthcoming debut EP, Organ Donor, will be available this Wednesday, April 20th, through SectionZ Records.
Ryan Gardner on 04/18/11 - 08:13 PM
Nash Breen, formerly of Armor For Sleep, is now playing in Follower.
Rohan Kohli on 04/18/11 - 02:55 PM
Head to the replies to check out Love Automatic's (ex-Senses Fail and Armor For Sleep) new song, "Never Sleep." The track comes from their forthcoming debut EP, Organ Donor, which will be available April 20th through SectionZ Records.
Ryan Gardner on 04/04/11 - 01:51 PM
Head to the replies to check out Love Automatic's (ex-Senses Fail and Armor For Sleep) new song, "Save My Soul." The track comes from their forthcoming debut EP, Organ Donor, which will be available April 20th through SectionZ Records.
Ryan Gardner on 03/28/11 - 11:28 AM
Love Automatic (ex-Senses Fail and Armor For Sleep) has posted the first single, "Nightmare," off their debut EP Organ Donor on soundcloud. The EP hits iTunes 1.11.11.
Blake Solomon on 12/27/10 - 04:11 PM
Ben Jorgensen (ex-Armor For Sleep) is giving the first 100 online orders a hand numbered and signed lyric sheet. Check out the merch store here.
Christian Wagner on 10/30/10 - 10:56 AM
God Loves A Challenge (ex-Armor For Sleep) will be performing as a special guest at Maxwell's in Hoboken this Saturday, May 8th.
Rohan Kohli on 05/05/10 - 08:19 AM
PJ DeCicco (Ex-Armor For Sleep) has filled the guitarist void in Love Automatic.
Keagan Ilvonen on 03/14/10 - 09:24 AM
Ben Jorgensen, former frontman of Armor For Sleep, has a new band called God Loves A Challenge.

Submitted by youenvydoug
Blake Solomon on 11/04/09 - 04:41 PM
Armor for Sleep have posted "The Way Out is Broken" on myspace.

Submitted by MattRM
Joe DeAndrea on 08/20/08 - 07:03 PM
Armor For Sleep have been playing a new song entitled "This Abyss" on the Projekt Revolution tour. Check it out in the replies. It will be on their soon-to-be-released EP titled The Way Out is Broken.

Submitted by xSpillFiction
Joe DeAndrea on 08/05/08 - 10:35 AM
Armor For Sleep will be releasing a new digital EP this Summer.
Joe DeAndrea on 07/03/08 - 08:06 PM
Armor for Sleep's new music video for "Hold the Door" can be seen in the replies.
Joe DeAndrea on 02/06/08 - 12:46 PM
The Boozler Podcast have posted new blogs regarding interviews with The Maine and Armor For Sleep. If anyone has questions for the bands, please send questions for the bands to see. The first episode will be posted shortly.
Anton Djamoos on 01/22/08 - 05:16 PM
Fear Before The March Of Flames have been added to the bill for the upcoming Saosin, Armor For Sleep and Meriweather tour. See when and where in the replies.

Submitted by Evanbythebay
Blake Solomon on 12/13/07 - 12:57 PM
Click here to read my interview with Ben from Armor for Sleep.
Jamie Pham on 12/04/07 - 08:53 AM
The first batch of tour dates for the upcoming Armor For Sleep tour featuring Saosin, The Bled, and Meriwether can be seen in the replies.

Submitted by amysaurus
Joe DeAndrea on 11/29/07 - 04:16 PM
I Surrender and Punk the Clock are bringing you the "Festivus for the Rest of Us" Tour, featuring Armor for Sleep, Valencia, Four Year Strong, and The High Court. Dates can be found below along with links to get tickets. Rumor has it that these tickets will be selling out faster than Tickle Me Elmo and the Nintendo Wii, so get them while you can.
TourDec 27 2007 Philadelphia, PA @ The Trocadero Get Tix
Dec 28 2007 South Hackensack, NJ @ School Of Rock Get Tix
Dec 29 2007 Worcester, MA @ The Palladium Get Tix
Dec 30 2007 Scranton, PA @ Tinks Get Tix
Anton Djamoos on 11/28/07 - 12:21 PM
Videos of Armor For Sleep performing some acoustic songs can be seen here.
Joe DeAndrea on 11/14/07 - 12:14 PM
Armor for Sleep canceled their show in Toronto due to a bus accident. Everyone is safe, but their equipment is strewn across the highway.

Submitted by katiebaima
Julia Conny on 11/09/07 - 06:35 AM
You might enjoy...
ReviewSafe Inside - Location, Location EP (Blake Solomon)
Armor For Sleep - Smile For Them (Drew Beringer)
Blake Solomon on 11/02/07 - 09:28 AM
Armor For Sleep's new record, Smile For Them, hits stores today so we've got a special video message from lead singer and guitarist Ben Jorgensen giving a "behind-the-music" commentary on the album and its meaning. Check it out in the replies.
Garett Press on 10/30/07 - 09:28 AM
Armor for Sleep premiered their music video for "Williamsburg" today. You can view it here.
Brad Streeter on 10/29/07 - 08:55 PM
Armor For Sleep's new album Smile For Them can be heard in its entirety at the band's myspace.

Submitted by Say Hello 87
Joe DeAndrea on 10/25/07 - 07:27 PM
Ben from Armor for Sleep posted a bulletin regarding their upcoming video for "Williamsburg". Read it below. A preview of the video can be seen in the replies.
Bulletin Hey slugs... so we got some pretty crazy news a couple days ago that we are very excited about and want to let you in on as well as give you the first sneak peek at it. As you may or may not know, we shot a video for "Williamsburg" about a month ago in LA. It was an amazing time and we had so much fun doing the whole thing. It came out better than we could have ever imagined, to say the least. Seriously, this thing rules. We were trying to think of the best place to premiere the video for you guys when MTV came...
Anton Djamoos on 10/23/07 - 05:27 PM
Don't forget, we've posted a new ABSOLUTExclusive track from Armor For Sleep's soon to be released Smile For Them. Head to the band's AP Profile to stream "Run Right Back In," track five off the new album, out next Tuesday, October 30th.
Garett Press on 10/23/07 - 11:17 AM
We've posted a new ABSOLUTExclusive track from Armor For Sleep's soon to be released Smile For Them. Head to the band's AP Profile to stream "Run Right Back In," track five off the new album, out next Tuesday, October 30th.
Garett Press on 10/22/07 - 12:40 PM
I will be sending in a questionnaire to Armor For Sleep later this week, so if you have any questions for the band, leave them in the replies.
Jamie Pham on 10/15/07 - 11:28 AM
The vinyl versions of Armor For Sleep's new album Smile For Them and their new single "Williamsburg" are available for pre-order here and here.
Joe DeAndrea on 10/05/07 - 02:59 PM
Armor For Sleep Profile
Not logged in.
Album Reviews
View this review.The Way Out is Broken
By Iwudstilldie4u
View this review.Smile for Them
By Drew Beringer
Staff Review
Interviews
View this review.Armor For Sleep
By Jamie Pham
View this review.Armor For Sleep
By xearlynovemberx
View this review.Armor For Sleep
By Jon Wark
Buy The Music

NEWS, MUSIC & MORE
Search News
Release Dates
Exclusives
Best New Music
Articles
CONNECT
Submit News
Forums
Contests
Mobile Version
AP.net Logos
HIDDEN TREASURES
AbsolutePunk Podcast
Free Music
Sports Forum
Technology Forum
Recommendations
INFORMATION
Advertising
Contact Us
Copyright Policy
Terms of Service
Privacy Policy
FOLLOW
Twitter | Facebook | RSS
PropertyOfZack
UnderTheGun
Purevolume
Chorus.fm | @jason_tate