The Boy And His Machine will be entering the studio this June to record their new EP titled, Count On It!, with Producer/Engineer Paul Leavitt (All Time Low, Versa Emerge, The Dangerous Summer) slated to release summer of 2010.
Motions and Miles (ex In:Aviate) will be releasing their EP, Grace, this spring. The EP was engineered by Justin Powell (The Cab, A Thorn for Every Heart) and mixed/master by Kris Crummet (Dance Gavin Dance, Emarosa, Alesana). Head to the replies for the tracklisting and cover art.
Boys Night Out will be releasing their first ever digital-only EP, Fifty Million People Can't Be Wrong, on February 6th, 2007, on sale at all digital download stores including i-Tunes and Rhapsody for under five dollars. The EP will contain two brand new, never before heard songs, and 3 re-recorded tracks from their EP, Broken Bones and Bloody Kisses: "The Only Honest Love Song," "Sketch Artist Composite," and "Victor Versus the Victim."
Bamboozle 2007 will be taking place on May 6th and 7th in East Rutherford, NJ at the Meadowlands Sports Complex. My Chemical Romance and Linkin Park have been announced as the headliners of the festival (May 5th and 6th, respectively). Pre-sale for the tickets will begin on Friday, November 24th at 12:00PM EST on thebamboozle.com. Kelly Clarkson is heavily rumored to be performing at the festival.
Billboard has posted an article about Deftones upcoming 5th album, Saturday Night Wrist, which will release on October 31st. The article tells of a few special appearances on the album and also includes the album's tracklisting.
We've worked out a cool AbsolutExclusive with Tourmaline for you guys. On Wednesday, July 5th, we will be making their brand new, self-titled Tourmaline EP available for exclusive download. It features five new songs; the track list is below. Tracks 3-5 were available as demos for a while on Purevolume/Myspace, but the band has re-recorded and remastered them for this EP. Get excited because this is going to be pretty good stuff.
Tourmaline will be in the studio over the summer to record the follow-up to 2005's Strange Distress Calls. More information on the producer and details on the album will follow once the band gets ready to hit the studio. They're currently on tour supporting...
According to a post on their website, Streetlight Manifesto will be playing a couple brand new songs on their upcoming tour dates. However, the band has announced that the majority of their new material will be saved for post-record release headlining tours.
The release date for Rory's new album, We're Up to No Good, We're Up to No Good, which was produced by John Avila and Mark Hoppus, has been pushed back from July 25th to September 12th. The track listing for the record can be found below and the artwork (done by the bassist and vocalist) can be found here.
William (featuring founding members of Between The Buried and Me, Hopesfall) has completed work on their new record, Surface the Vessel, which is to be released on July 18th. Two tracks from the effort can be downloaded at the given links.
As you all know, Vaux will be releasing Beyond Virtue, Beyond Vice, on August 1st via VX Records / Outlook Music. The band will also have limited edition CD singles this summer for "Are You With Me" and "Cocaine James." They will be loaded with b-sides, remixes and videos and only available at shows and maybe their online store. Expect a new website and the "VAUX Auxiliary" launching soon.
Doghouse Records, along with the band's current label, Band Recordings, will be putting out Minutes Too Far's new album Let It Roll. The album will be out on July 25th. Look for 2 tracks from the album on the Doghouse Summer Sampler,
which will be distributed with July's Alternative Press. The band will be out supporting Man Alive in June.
The Esoteric have begun work on their sophomore release for Prosthetic Records, entitled Subverter. The band will begin May 8th at Black Lodge Recording in Eudora, KS as well as in an undisclosed location in Kansas City with Producer / Engineer Paul Malinowski (Open Hand). The disc is slated for a fall 2006 release.
This July, Shadows Fall will headline the third annual "Strhess Tour." This years "Strhess Tour" also features Poison The Well in the direct support slot in addition to It Dies Today and Still Remains, with other acclaimed acts such as Darkest Hour, Bury Your Dead, Himsa and Suffocation joining the tour in select markets.
The Devil Wears Prada just finished up in the studio yesterday with producer Joey Sturgis. The effort will be out sometime around late July/early August through Rise Records. Below is the tracklisting as well as a little info on the discs bonus material.
Bedlight For Blueeyes have selected their new singer (to be announced in the future). The band will re-record a song from their debut with the new vocalist for a music video. More on all this will be surfacing shortly.
In a recent Angels and Airwaves interview, Tom Delonge said that there are 95 tracks of instrumentation on most of the songs. The album, We Don't Need To Whisper, will hit stores on May 23rd. (Remind Me)
Murder By Death posted an update on their Myspace.com page. To sum it all up: The guys have signed to East/West record label, Tent Show Records. They've titled their new record In Bocca Al Lupo, and it will see light on May 23rd. (Remind Me)
According to numerous websites/message boards, Tool's new album is called Aldaraia and is set for release on May 2nd. The tracklist is below. Also, please note that this is just what's floating around until official word is released sometime this week.
There is a lot of Anathallo news! To start, head to their Myspace.com page to download their new song, "Hanasaka Jijii (4): A Great Wind, More Ash". The band's new album, Floating World, will be available at shows and online on February 25th and the pre-order, which begins on February 18th, will include a handmade surprise (more details soon). Also, expect new t-shirts to be made available soon, to correspond with the album. If you head to their website, you can download Floating World stencils, and a poster.
As previously reported, Mewithoutyou will be supporting the upcoming Thursday tour, those tentative dates can be found below. The band plans to enter the studio with Brad Wood (Liz Phair, Smashing Pumpkins), who successfully captured mewithoutYou's sound and passion on, Catch For Us The Foxes in 2004. This yet-to-be-titled third full-length on Tooth And Nail Records is scheduled to hit shelves this fall.
According to what I was told by the band and their merch guy, Mike, last night, ActionReaction will be receiving their 4-song tour EP (through EVR/Hope Division) very soon (in the next day or so, if not tonight). As a result, their 7-song EP (self-released) may soon be going on to greener pastures. Pick it up at the shows for $7 or through MerchDirect while you still can.
Takota will be playing with Yellowcard and Mae this coming Saturday in Las Vegas at Jillian's. The band has also posted some pictures from the recording of their new album, The Ivory Tower, which is due out on April 25th, and is being produced by Brandon Saller of Atreyu.