Last week, we gave Minus the Bear a shot at our Disposable Diaries series (pun intended). They not only documented their time backstage, but were awesome enough to also snap some photos during their performance! Check the replies for a few highlights and view the full album on the AbsolutePunk Flickr.

Here’s the show review/photoset in case you missed it:
Photos & Show ReviewsMinus the Bear (11/20/2015) - Santa Ana, CA (Angelica Abalos)
Angelica Abalos on 11/28/15 - 11:36 AM
For the past month, Minus the Bear has been touring around the US for their Menos el Oso Tour. I caught the band, with supporting acts Murder by Death and Aero Flynn, at The Observatory OC last Friday night. Check the replies for some of my favorite highlights from the show and view the full gallery on our AbsolutePunk flickr!
Angelica Abalos on 11/24/15 - 02:22 PM
Minus the Bear have announced a 10-year tour for Minus El Oso. Dates in the replies.
Jason Tate on 07/20/15 - 10:41 AM
Jason Tate on 07/15/15 - 12:18 PM
Like the headline says, Minus The Bear did a Nervous Energies session. They played "Fulfill The Dream" and "Fair Enough," which seems to be a new song. The videos are in the replies.
Thomas Nassiff on 05/15/15 - 11:41 AM
Erin Tate has left Minus The Bear due to creative differences.
It is with heavy hearts that we regret to inform you that due to personal and creative differences Minus the Bear and Erin Tate have decided to part ways.

Erin is one of those rare talents and we consider ourselves lucky to have been able to share the past 14 years with him since this band first started. His creativity, talent, and drive undoubtedly helped get Minus the Bear to where we are today. We wish him the best of luck in all of his future endeavors.

The band will continue touring and we are currently working on the follow up to Infinity Overhead. 2015 is going to be an exciting year and we look forward to...
Jason Tate on 01/29/15 - 06:55 PM
Minus the Bear and Into It. Over It. (full band) are hitting the road together in May. Tickets on sale Jan 30/31 and all links/dates can be found here.

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Jason Tate on 01/26/15 - 11:46 AM
Minus the Bear's Lost Loves is streaming on Pitchfork.
Alex DiVincenzo on 10/06/14 - 05:37 PM
Hit the replies to stream Minus the Bear's tune "Cat Calls & Ill Means."
Jason Tate on 08/28/14 - 09:57 AM
Minus the Bear are now streaming the previously unreleased song, "The Lucky Ones," from their upcoming compilation album, Lost Loves. The song can be streamed in the replies via AV Club.

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Jason Tate on 08/07/14 - 10:50 AM
Minus the Bear will release Lost Loves on October 7th.
Jason Tate on 07/28/14 - 01:40 PM
Minus the Bear's Planet of Ice will be reissued on purple vinyl, limited to 1,000 copies.
Jason Tate on 07/08/14 - 09:54 AM
Minus the Bear will be playing two shows for the 10-year anniversary of the Beer Commericals EP. One in Seattle on June 27th, one in Portland on the 29th.

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Jason Tate on 04/21/14 - 11:02 AM
Dust Moth is made up of current and former members of These Arms Are Snakes, Minus The Bear, Undertow, Aeges, and XVIII Individual Eyes. The band will release their debut EP, Dragon Mouth on March 25th via The Mylene Sheath. You can stream a new song called "Casual Friends" over at Brooklyn Vegan.

Track Listing:
1) Pounding
2) Cusp
3) Selector
4) Casual Friends
5) Months
6) Redbone
Ryan Gardner on 01/27/14 - 11:52 AM
Manchester Orchestra and Minus The Bear are putting out an unreleased 7".

Track Listing
1) Manchestre Orchestra - "Sure Shot" (Unreleased 2009)
2) Minus the Bear - "Surf-n-Turf" (Rare b-side)
Jason Tate on 01/24/14 - 11:46 AM
Rock photographer Ryan Russell has announced plans to release his first travel photography book, Continental Obscura: From Birmingham to Bellingham, on April 8 via No Sleep Records. Accompanying the book is a 7" featuring rare songs from Minus the Bear and Manchester Orchestra. Preorders are in NSR's webstore and a photo gallery previewing the book is available at Nylon.
Thomas Nassiff on 01/23/14 - 01:10 PM
Minus The Bear will release Acoustics II on October 1st. Hit the replies for the artwork.

Track Listing:
1) Riddles
2) The Game Needed Me
3) Absinthe Party at the Fly Honey Warehouse
4) Diamond Lightning
5) Hooray
6) The Storm
7) When We Escape
8) Summer Angel
9) Empty Party Rooms
10) Dayglow Vista Rd
Drew Beringer on 08/30/13 - 06:13 AM
Minus The Bear will release Acoustics II on vinyl for an October 1st release date. It is going to be pressed on various colors and limited to only 3,000 copies.
Drew Beringer on 08/26/13 - 06:37 PM
Hear Minus The Bear's acoustic version of "Absinthe Part At The Fly Honey Warehouse" at Brooklyn Vegan. Acoustics II will be released on September 9th via Dangerbird Records.

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Ryan Gardner on 08/16/13 - 04:34 PM
Tera Melos has released a new video for the song, "Weird Circles," in the replies. The band is also heading out on a short September tour with Minus The Bear and you can view those dates in the replies as well.
Drew Beringer on 07/11/13 - 12:00 PM
Minus The Bear have started a Pledge Music to help fund their second acoustic album which will feature unplugged and re-imagined classics with two new songs on new ten song LP.
Keagan Ilvonen on 07/10/13 - 05:17 PM
You can stream a new Minus the Bear song titled "Walk on Air" over at Rolling Stone. It's off the upcoming soundtrack to the video game Injustice: Gods Among Us.

Submitted by RyanGarner
Drew Beringer on 04/11/13 - 11:47 AM
You can view Minus The Bear's new video for "Listing" in the replies.
Drew Beringer on 01/24/13 - 11:53 AM
Circa Survive, Minus The Bear, I Am The Avalanche, Kevin Devine, and more are playing the idobi Meltdown Fest at The Fillimore on March 9th. A current admat can be seen in the replies.
Christian Wagner on 01/14/13 - 04:24 PM
Oh look ... Circa Survive, Minus The Bear, and Now Now have announced a tour together. Dates in the replies.
Jason Tate on 01/14/13 - 04:09 PM
Minus the Bear will also be making an announcement tonight at 6 PM EST.
Jason Tate on 01/14/13 - 01:31 PM
Minus The Bear's limited edition Infinity Overheard vinyl/book combo will be available for purchase at various record stores on Black Friday. The item was initially only available through the band's website as a pre-order option. Details in the replies.
Drew Beringer on 11/20/12 - 01:58 PM
When my turn came, I was ashamed.
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Jeremy Aaron on 09/11/12 - 05:39 AM
You can check out part two of Minus The Bear's video interview with PureVolume here.
Drew Beringer on 08/28/12 - 03:15 PM
Head to Minus The Bear's official website to stream Infinity Overhead in its entirety. Thoughts?
Jack Appleby on 08/23/12 - 08:42 AM
Minus The Bear visited the PureVolume office to answer some questions about their upcoming album and tour. You can check it here.
Drew Beringer on 08/22/12 - 01:37 PM
You can check out Minus The Bear's new video for "Steel and Blood" here. Infinity Overhead will be in stores next week, August 28th.
Drew Beringer on 08/21/12 - 04:43 PM
Minus The Bear will be hitting the road this Fall with Cursive and Caspian. You can find the dates on their website.
Keagan Ilvonen on 08/05/12 - 11:54 AM
You can hear Minus The Bear's new song "Steel and Blood" in the replies.

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Jason Tate on 07/27/12 - 09:54 AM
Minus the Bear's new album is up for pre-order.
Jason Tate on 07/16/12 - 10:43 AM
It looks like Minus The Bear and Cursive are playing live at The Vogue in Indianapolis on Sept. 17. Tickets go on sale this Saturday. Could this be a part of an as-of-yet-unannounced tour?

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Thomas Nassiff on 07/10/12 - 09:22 PM
Hear a new Minus The Bear song entitled "Lonely Gun" here.
Jack Appleby on 06/29/12 - 09:00 AM
Minus The Bear will release Infinity Overhead on August 28th. Preorders go live on the band's website on July 9th.

Track Listing
1. Steel and Blood
2. Lies and Eyes
3. Diamond Lightning
4. Toska
5. Listing
6. Heaven Is A Ghost Town
7. Empty Party Rooms
8. Zeros
9. Lonely Gun
10. Cold Company

Submitted by Tony
Jason Tate on 06/21/12 - 10:39 AM
Minus the Bear has finished recording and is now mixing their new album. A little teaser can be found here.

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Jason Tate on 04/18/12 - 06:44 PM
Minus the Bear's new album will be produced by former bandmate Matt Bayles.

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Jake Denning on 12/31/11 - 08:21 AM
According to their Facebook page, Minus the Bear will begin recording a new album in January.

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Matthew Tsai on 11/21/11 - 04:22 PM
We have teamed up with Minus The Bear to give away a pair of tickets to each of their remaining shows on their current 10 Year Anniversary Tour. How can you enter the contest? Simply follow @minusthebear and @absolutepunk on Twitter and show us proof that you did so in the replies. Good luck!
Lueda Alia on 10/31/11 - 03:12 PM
Minus the Bear's Nervous Energies session can be viewed in the replies.
Thomas Nassiff on 10/31/11 - 10:37 AM
Minus the Bear will be doing a ten year anniversary tour in the fall and will be performing Highly Refined Pirates in its entirety. Dates, tickets and more info (including vinyl repressing) can be found here.
Adam Pfleider on 07/25/11 - 04:00 PM
Minus The Bear have released Hold Me Down EP for free.
Matthew Tsai on 05/19/11 - 10:33 PM
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