The Weakend is going in to the studio from September 15th to September 30th writing their new album, Tornado Days, with Nik Tyler and Matt Robnett (Valencia, Four Year Strong). They've also announced the track listing.
Rise Against are planning to hit the studio to work on their fifth album when they finish supporting their last release, The Sufferer and The Witness. Expect it to be released sometime in the summer of 2008.
Swedish pop-punk outfit Millencolin have unveiled plans to begin recording their seventh studio album on November 1st at Sound Lab Studios in Örebro, Sweden. The album has been slated for a second quarter release via Epitaph Records.
Tokyo Police Club will be heading into the studio soon to record their debut full length album with producer Peter Katis (Interpol, The National). The album is set to come out early next year through Saddle Creek.
Emanuel will be recording an acoustic EP with acoustic versions of four songs on their new album Black Earth Tiger: "Cottonmouth," "My Antapex," "Scenotaph" and "Whiteflag (reprise)." The EP will be a bonus for fans that pre-order the album from interpunk and will not be sold in stores (except for select indie stores listed below). The band also has announced some September record release shows, after their four-week tour with The Receiving End of Sirens which starts next week. The band will be touring the US again in November.
In a few weeks, Holiday Parade will be entering the studio with Armand Petrie (Goo Goo Dolls, Sixpence None the Richer, 10000 Maniacs) to record a new song tentatively titled "Right Now", which will be made available on their Myspace.com page immediately after. Also, you can see a few insane pictures from their Raleigh, NC show in the replies.
Story of the Year are currently off tour and writing for their new album; this summer they will begin recording. The band has already selected a producer, but they're keeping that a secret for now. They'll be providing updates on their progress and the process via their website.
Weezer is polishing up a batch of songs for a recording session that will start sometime in July. This will be the final recording session for the band's sixth album and follow-up to Make Believe, which they plan to release in the first half of 2008.
Lostprophets have begun recording their new album with John Feldmann (The Used, Atreyu) in Los Angeles, CA. The album is expected to be released in early 2008 and is said to be "darker, quirkier and generally more apocalyptic" according to the band.
Matchbox Twenty have returned to the studio with producer Steve Lillywhite to record their first new material in five years. The songs they are recording will be included in a retrospective hits collection titled Exile On Mainstream slated for an October 2nd release.
Open Hand will be playing some dates with Helmet at the end of the month. Head to the replies for details. The band is currently in the studio demoing with Matt Talbott of Hum and Paul Malinowsky of Shiner.
The Mars Volta has titled their new album The Bedlam In Goliath; the record is set to be produced by Omar Rodriguez-Lopez and engineered / mixed by Robert Carranza. The album is scheduled for a Fall release.
New London Fire have unveiled plans to take an unspecified amount of time off to write and record a new full-length release, which is expected to hit shelves early next year via Eyeball Records. In the meantime, fans can catch a glimpse of frontman David Debiak demoing a new track entitled "Julia" right here.
Gasoline Heart will be hitting the road this summer on the Making it Happen Summer Tour with David Condos, The Panic Division, Adam and Dave's Bloodline, and Mike Dunn & The Kings of New England. Most of the dates can be found here. Also, the band will start recording their sophomore record on Mono Vs. Stereo in August with Matt Goldman.
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Last night in Vegas, Manny Carrero said that as soon as Saves the Day has finished recording their new album, Glassjaw would begin writing new songs and that there will be a Glassjaw/Saves the Day tour shortly after.
Madball has announced that they're recording their new album, Infiltrate The System, with Zeuss (Throwdown). The band has also announced that they will be touring alongside Terror and 100 Demons in June. Hit up the replies for those dates.
Mar are currently working on their new album; many musicians known in the "Indie" scene will contribute to this new release. Mar are also playing with Caspian at the Mohawk in Austin, TX this Wednesday.