There's a new compilation called Tallahassee Calling, Vol. Ion Bandcamp for free download, and it features a new Look Mexico demo as well as a new Echo Base song (check that one out in the replies). There are 14 bands in total from the DIY emo / punk scene in Tallahassee, FL.
Look Mexico have rejoinedTiny Engines and is planning on releasing a new LP in 2014. It is also the 10 year anniversary of the band and to celebrate, they have put their entire discography up for name-your-price download for one week only on Bandcamp.
Look Mexico went into the studio this past weekend to begin recording their next full-length with Phil Martin (Gasp Asp, To Bed to Battle) at Bismeaux Studio in Austin, TX. I spent two nights watching the band at work on the new record. Head to the replies to see some in-studio photos from the weekend.
We've got something special to kick off your week today. Filmed by the crew over at lightandnoise.tv during this year's SXSW, we're bringing you the premiere of Look Mexico's "Runnin' Ain't Freedom (You Should Know That)" from the band's Real Americans Spear It EP in the replies. As a bonus, the band and Adeline Records are giving away the EP for free for the next few days here. Additionally, the band would like to thank anyone who helped them reach their recent Kickstarter goal. If you would still like to reserve a "limited" copy of the album, you can still back the project here.
Look Mexico has launched a Kickstarter campaign for an upcoming 12", So Crucialtine, which will contain the So Byzantine EP and the Crucial EP on vinyl. With profits from their sales of the LP, the band are looking to put the money back into releasing other artists' projects under a new label.
Today we're bringing you live acoustic videos from Look Mexico courtesy of Light and Noise. Head to the replies to check them out. Don't forget to check out the band's latest EP, Real Americans Spear It, available now.
Nervous Energies has a free 40 track download of the best Nervous Energies sessions, plus two unreleased sessions with Look Mexico and Balance and Composure. They will also be releasing their first records; more info here.
Death To False Hope Records has released their latest compilation, We Can't Be Everything We Wanted To Be, for download. The comp features rare/unreleased songs from the likes of Joey Cape, Look Mexico, and many more.
One of AP.net's favorite under-the-radar acts, Look Mexico, know that 2010 is their year to break out, so they've hooked us up with today's ABSOLUTExclusive. On the band's AP.net Profile you can stream "You Stay. I Go. No Following." (featuring Frank Turner), the first single off their upcoming sophomore album, To Bed To Battle, out 3/23 on Suburban Home Records. I'm getting a pretty sweet Moneen vibe, you?
Look Mexico have announced the title of their forthcoming album: To Bed To Battle. The band hopes to have the record out by year's end on their new label, Suburban Home. Additionally, the band will be heading out on tour soon.
One Small Step For Landmines have released a digital-EP in support of their single "Good Men Die Young and I'm Not Feeling Well". It has both the single and a B-side entitled "Drugs and Religion". Have a look/buy it here.
Look Mexico started on the second leg of their summer tour today. You can find their extensive list of tour dates in replies. Their new album, Animal Music, is available now. Check out my review of it here.