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Sombear (side project of Bradley Hale from Now, Now) has signed to TRANS- Records and will be releasing a split 7" with Chris Walla (Death Cab For Cutie) on Record Store day (limited to 100 copies). You can listen to the tracks from the 7" over at Stereogum.

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Drew Beringer on 04/01/13 - 04:09 PM
Steve Henderson on 12/06/08 - 07:09 PM
Moneen has released a new acoustic EP / live DVD entitled Saying Something You Have Already Said Before: A Quieter Side of Moneen.
Track ListingCD Side:
1. Prepare Yourself... The Worst Is Yet To Come (Previously Unreleased)
2. This Is All Bigger Than Me (Acoustic)
3. There Are A Million Reasons For Why This May Not Work... And Just One For Why It Will (Acoustic)
4. The East Has Stolen What The West May Want (Acoustic)
5. The Song I Swore Never To Sing (Acoustic)

DVD Side:
1. Don't Ever Tell Locke What He Can't Do
2. If Tragedy's Appealing, Then Disaster's An Addiction
3. Are We Really Happy With Who We Are Right Now?
4. This Is All Bigger Than Me
Rohan Kohli on 12/02/06 - 09:33 AM
Evan from Steel Train has his very own movie review blog called Moonpie Madness. Support him and read up on some brief reviews of some of the bigger movies this year. Check it out here.
Scott Irvine on 11/28/06 - 05:10 PM
Are The White Tie Affair Chicago's next big hit? You tell me.

--Thanks Steve
Garett Press on 11/13/06 - 03:03 PM
Britney Spears has filed for divorce from Kevin Federline.
Jared Kaufman on 11/07/06 - 01:10 PM
Tom Delonge (Angels & Airwaves) is glad Blink-182 broke up.

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Melissa Johnson on 10/20/06 - 10:55 PM
Cute is What We Aim For's bassist, Fred Cimato has left the band to pursue academic interests. Jack Marin (Ex-October Fall) will be filling in on bass duties for the band. You can read a statement from the band below about Fred's departure.
MessageDear you, We are writing to tell you all that our friend Fred has decided to leave the band to pursue school and work on other things. We all support his decision 100%. He is still our very close friend and we have no bad blood between us whatsoever. He is the funniest person any of us have ever met and we will miss him. We are certain that he will do amazing at whatever he decides to do. We will be the first ones to lend a hand. Jack Marin...
Melissa Johnson on 10/17/06 - 06:58 PM
Mart Charron of Subb fame was kind enough to sit down and answer some questions for us this evening, so without further adieu, our dicussion is available for your reading pleasure right here. The band's new album, The Motions, is available now via Stomp Records.
Brandon Allin on 10/17/06 - 04:57 PM
Airplane crashes into Manhattan high rise.
Pat Marquez on 10/11/06 - 01:53 PM
Travis Barker hopes to play Plus 44's upcoming tour with one arm.
Melissa Johnson on 10/07/06 - 11:17 AM
DownloadPunk.com now lets all bands (signed, unsigned, whatever) to sell music through their website. They have created a new backend site called UploadPunk.com. Through this, bands call upload songs and albums to sell directly to fans on DownloadPunk.com; there is no cost to sign up and artists/content owners keep 70% of their sales. Artists can also see current real time sales, referral links, make content changes, and add videos, pictures, tour dates and more.
Paul Tao on 10/05/06 - 07:51 PM
You can now pre-order A Static Lullaby's new self-titled album at Smartpunk, Interpunk and MerchNow. The first 100 pre-orders at all three retailers will recieve a free A Static Lullaby T-shirt.
Jon Foucart on 09/06/06 - 01:31 PM
After months of downtime, GOGO13 have launched a brand new website.
Brandon Allin on 08/31/06 - 07:36 PM
Madina Lake's EP The Disappearance Of Adalia is now available on Smartpunk.com. The band is currently on tour with Royden, The Stilletto Formal and Desole (tour dates).
Jon Foucart on 08/27/06 - 02:09 AM
Milwaukee has won the coveted title of "America's Drunkest City".
Melissa Johnson on 08/24/06 - 08:52 PM
Settings and Fiore will be heading out on a west coast tour this fall; tour dates should be announced soon. Also, Settings' EP can now be purchased at Smartpunk. Remember you can stream a song from Settings' EP, Illuminati, at their AP.net profile and all of Fiore's EP at their AP.net profile.
Ryan Imhof on 08/22/06 - 10:46 AM
You can listen to an alternate version of Go Jimmy Go's "Don't Stop Everything" featuring Jah-son (The Toasters) at the bands MySpace page.
Brandon Allin on 08/02/06 - 03:55 PM
You can check out Catch 22's new music video for "The Party Song" right here.
Brandon Allin on 08/01/06 - 10:43 PM
Facebook's Apple Student Facebook Group now offers a weekly free sampler of 25 songs. This week's sampler includes songs from Cartel, The Early November, 30 Seconds To Mars, and many others.
Katie Schmitz on 07/29/06 - 08:13 AM
Saddle Creek band Now It's Overhead will be releasing their latest effort, Dark Light Daybreak, on September 12. Tracklisting, cover art, and tour dates are all below.
Tracklisting01. Let the Sirens Rest
02. Estranged
03. Walls
04. Believe What They Decide
05. Night Vision
06. Type A
07. Dark Light Daybreak
08. Meaning to Say
09. Let Up
10. Nothing in Our Way

Cover art can be found here.

Tour dates for Now It's Overhead's upcoming tour can also be found below:
Tour07/14/06 -- Salt Lake City, UT - Kilby Court*
07/15/06 -- Denver, CO - Larimer Lounge*
07/16/06 -- Lawrence, KS - Bottleneck*
07/17/06 -- St. Louis, MO - Creepy Crawl*
07/18/06 -- Omaha, NE - Sokol Underground
07/19/06 --...
Katie Schmitz on 07/21/06 - 09:51 AM
The Red Chord's video for their track "Black Santa" is now available online here.

Source : The PRP
Pat Marquez on 07/10/06 - 09:44 PM
Gasoline Heart's EPK for You Know Who You Are can be found right here. This amazing debut record is out on August 1st.
Jon Foucart on 07/09/06 - 03:19 AM
One of our users reports that Dashboard Confessional covered Radiohead's "Fake Plastic Trees" during their Toronto show.

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Tony Pascarella on 07/01/06 - 02:08 PM
It looks as if Cute Is What We Aim For is now direct support for the Paramore headling tour. Must be due to those amazing first week sales, 13K is a great start. Who else sees this band selling very well? Make sure you check out the tour poster by clicking here.

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Pat Marquez on 06/29/06 - 05:24 PM
Thorn Vs. Side's new 5 song EP, Arson, is now available from Mookie Dog Records.
Katie Schmitz on 06/29/06 - 05:58 AM
Pre-orders for Reel Big Fish's upcoming, triple-disc, live CD/DVD package, Our Live Album Is Better Than Your Live Album, have begun. A press release from the band regarding special pre-order offers can be found below.
Reel Big Fish Pre-Order Details“Our Live Album is Better Than Your Live Album” is now available for presale! Order it NOW and you will receive it by the street date, August 1st, and you don’t even have to leave your house! Keep checking back on our MERCH PAGE for more presale packages which will include exclusive Merch/CD combos at a very special promotional price! You can reserve your presale copy of “Our Live Album is Better Than Your Live Album” now, and upgrade to an...
Brandon Allin on 06/27/06 - 04:50 PM
Anterrabae has posted another song, this one entitled "A Shovel For Arch Stanton," from their new album, And Our Heart Beat In Our Fingertips, Without Reason, which was released last Tuesday through Triple Crown Records.
Frank Giaramita on 06/26/06 - 11:15 AM
Thunderbirds Are Now! and Rescue will be touring together in October / November.
Jon Foucart on 06/25/06 - 10:26 AM
Happy Underoath release day! Purchase Underoath's new album, Define the Great Line, at iTunes and get the video "Writing on the Walls" plus album booklet for free! For worldwide fans- you can also purchase the album bundle at these iTunes locations:
Underoath Available Around The WorldUK
Australia
Austria
Belgium
Canada
Denmark
Finland
France
Greece
Ireland
Italy
Luxemborg
Netherlands
Norway
Portugal
Spain
Sweden
Switzerland
Japan
Frank Giaramita on 06/20/06 - 09:40 AM
RX Bandits' new album, ...And The Battle Begun, is now up for pre-order at their website. Check below for the pre-order details.
RX Bandits' New Album For Pre-OrderWe are taking mail orders payable through Pay Pal (credit cards & checks) starting June 15th and will begin shipping out as early as June 24th the cost including all shipping and handling for orders to the USA and Canada is $14. To All other Countries it is $16. Included with the first 500 orders will be a FREE RX Bandits Assorted Button Pack with 4 RXB buttons. If you don’t have checks or credit to pay with pay pal but want to buy the album email us at : rxbmerch@refused.tv and they can tell you how to do it by mail.

Frank Giaramita on 06/16/06 - 08:05 AM
You can now stream Zao's new disc, The Fear Is What Keeps Up Here, in it's entirety at this link.
Jon Foucart on 06/08/06 - 11:27 AM
Head Automatica's sophmore album, Popaganda, was released yesterday. If you're still not sure if you should make the purchase, then head to AOL Music to stream the disc in its entirety. For further convincing, check out Gabe's review of the record in the review section.
Jared Kaufman on 06/07/06 - 06:06 AM
The Aquabats' special edition, re-release of Charge!! is now available for pre-order. Along with the CD/DVD package, the band are also offering a limited edition t-shirt for one low price.
Brandon Allin on 06/07/06 - 05:17 AM
Check out a short video of Chris of Less Than Jake fooling around after their Newbury Comics in-store show last week.

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Frank Giaramita on 05/29/06 - 03:46 AM
Angels And Airwaves on Fuse's 7th Avenue Drop right now. Literally, right this second (12am EST).
Frank Giaramita on 05/26/06 - 09:02 PM
Thunderbirds Are Now! are currently finishing up mixes for their new record, which will be out sometime in September. They will be touring afterwards in support of it.
Paul Tao on 05/26/06 - 02:07 PM
Josh Scogin (The Chariot, ex-Norma Jean) is up to something new. You will find out what it is shortly.
Jon Foucart on 05/24/06 - 10:14 PM
We now have the Mutiny! version of "This Very Moment" by Set Your Goals streaming on their AP.net profile. Let the band know what you think by leaving a message in the replies. Also, the band will be opening the following shows on the Gorilla Biscuits tour.
Tour Dates8/18 San Francisco, CA @ The Pound
8/19 Pomona, CA @ The Glass House
8/20 Anaheim, CA @ Chain Reaction
Jon Foucart on 05/23/06 - 03:22 PM
The Format have decided to start offering their new album for digital download almost 2 months ahead of street date! You can now purchase Dog Problems in its entirety here, for just $7.99! You can also get the songs individually for $.79. This is easily my favorite album of 2006 thus far and I suggest everyone check it out.

Nate has updated their blog, I highly recommend reading it. - JT
Jake Wallace on 05/18/06 - 04:32 PM
According to this website, at 1:00PM EST today the government will be releasing one of the videos that shows the hijacked plane hitting the Pentagon on September 11, 2001.

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Jared Kaufman on 05/16/06 - 09:19 AM
Tickets for the upcoming Gatsbys American Dream headlining tour are available for purchase now. HORSE The Band, Portugal. The Man, and Forgive Durden will support the first leg, and Waking Ashland, My American Heart and This Providence will support the other. Also, the band will be playing new songs off their as-yet-untitled album, which is due in stores on August 8th. Dates in case you missed them or they slipped your mind.
Tour DatesForgive Durden CD Release show!!
05.20.06 Seattle, WA El Corazon

w/ HORSE the band, Portugal. The Man, Forgive Durden
05.23.06 Boise, ID The Venue
05.24.06 Salt Lake City, UT Avalon Theatre
05.25.06 Denver, CO Marquis Theatre
05.26.06...
Jared Kaufman on 05/05/06 - 07:26 AM
Below, you can read a lengthy update about what Spitalfield has been up to these days.
SPITALFIELD UPDATEHey friends-- long time no update. Since there is a lot to cover, I'll get straight to it. No time for romance. Wait, there is always time for a little romance. Anyways...

STUDIO! We are in the studio now recording our upcoming full length, scheduled for an October 3rd, 2006 release through Victory Records. We are extremely excited about the new material and can't for everyone to hear some of it! We plan on posting a demo on our myspace & purevolume sometime soon. Stay tuned.

LOCAL SHOW! We are playing a hometown show on May 28th in Addison, IL. Tickets went on sale last week, and...
Drew Beringer on 05/04/06 - 01:41 PM
Okkervil River has signed to Virgin/EMI Records for Europe and will be re-releasing Black Sheep Boy and Black Sheep Boy Appendix in Europe through Virgin on April 28th as a double-disc.
Paul Tao on 04/23/06 - 04:07 PM
"Letter's From Noelle", a book created to support Andrew McMahon (of the bands Something Corporate and Jack's Mannequin) and the Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation has gone onsale! The book contains inspirational stories, poems and artwork created by fans of both bands. All proceeds from the sale of this book will be donated to the PCRF. Get your copy here today!

Submitted by: alucier
Frank Giaramita on 04/21/06 - 09:18 AM
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