The Swellers, Vinnie from Less Than Jake/Paper and Plastick Records, and Fueled By Ramen will be chatting tonight at 8:30pm EST about The Swellers' recent signing to FBR under the partnership with P+P and anything else you'd like to know. Be here.
Vinnie Fiorello of Less Than Jake is looking for an assistant in the Tampa area to help with toy production, band management, and some marketing. Minor web and graphic skills are required, specifically basic knowledge of Photoshop and Illustrator. Additionally, the assistant would need to respond to e-mail, set up conference calls, and do research as necessary. Having your own computer is a must. If you are interested, please e-mail your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Vinnie Fiorello of Less Than Jake has updated his blog with some info about tour, the band's new video, and his thoughts on the future of the industry. The band's new album, GNV FLA is out now, and if you haven't made up your mind whether to pick it up yet, you can read our review right here.
The questions for the fourth and final week of our Less Than Jake Scavenger Hunt can be found in the replies. Get creative with those cameras and win yourself a PS3 and $1000 worth of games. If you need inspiration check out the extraordinary photos others have already submitted right here.
Our Less Than Jake Scavenger Hunt has been turning out some ridiculous and creative submissions. Click here to check out the amazing photographs you AbsolutePunks have concocted so far. Don't forget we have an ABSOLUTExclusiveLTJ track on the band's AP Profile.
For those of us that missed the horns, Less Than Jake have returned in full form with GNV FLA. The record is set to drop June 24th, but as always the most impatient staff on the internet have procured an ABSOLUTExclusive track for your listening pleasure. Head to the band's AP.net Profile to stream "Summon Monsters" and brush up on your skanking.
Like taking pictures? ...Great. The Less Than Jake Photo Scavenger Hunt has officially started! Over the course of the next four weeks (leading up to the release of GNV FLA on June 24th), AbsolutePunk will be releasing 10 questions each week where you have to answer them with your digital camera or camera phone. All the questions have something to do with the band, album covers, or their songs.
The contest is point-based, where each question is worth 3 points (unless otherwise noted). The person who accumulates the most points each week by sending in their photos to LTJcontest@gmail.com will win the Weekly Prize… 2x2 GNV FLA gallery print autographed by the band. At the end of...
Less Than Jake will be re-releasing Goodbye Blue And White, Pezcore, Losers, Kings, AndThings We Don't Understand and a DVD Peoples History Of Less Than Jake on March 18th via the band's new label Sleep It Off.
Gainesville, Florida-based ska-punk outfit Less Than Jake have revealed the initial schedule for their long-awaited summer tour, on which the group will be joined by co-headliners Reel Big Fish, as well as support acts Streetlight Manifesto and Against All Authority.
Less Than Jake will be performing a different album each night during a six-night stay at London's Mean Fiddler from September 11-16. Each album will be performed in its entirety, along with the b-sides and rarities associated with that CD, just as they did during a 6-show stint in February.
You thought artist development was just for label weasels? You're wrong. Loren Israel has been doing it for years. He started out at Capitol and went on to discover and develop the likes of Jimmy Eat World, Less Than Jake, Plain White T's, and Rock Kills Kid, among many others. Luke Wood (AFI, Brand New, All American Rejects) seems to like what Loren has done - He just signed upstarts Midnight Hour to Interscope records. Check out Loren's "Band Boot Camp" on MySpace and learn the ropes of the industry. Watch the video and listen to testimonials - Loren is the real deal.