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Taken (members now in Mikoto and Circa Survive) are selling a rare demo and their last show shirt on eBay.
Pat Marquez on 09/26/06 - 11:09 AM
Part 2 of Pete Wentz from Fall Out Boy's video interview with Travis McCoy from Gym Class Heroes can be viewed right here.
Melissa Johnson on 09/22/06 - 04:09 PM
You can stream The Graduate's entire EP at their purevolume page this week.
Melissa Johnson on 09/22/06 - 03:46 PM
Every Time I Die's latest video for "The New Black" is now up for voting on MTVU's the freshman.
Jon Foucart on 09/18/06 - 12:40 PM
As Tall As Lions have added a New Jersey date to their current tour on September 30 at the School of Rock with Steel Train, Socratic, and Jason Soroka & The Curious Hands. For advanced tickets, e-mail info@howlandcircle.com.
Melissa Johnson on 09/14/06 - 04:10 PM
One more final Boys Night Out show has been added by the band.
Message"Hey, turns out we have one more show confirmed in your terrible country. We're playing Friday October 13th at the Chance in Poughkeepsie. Last time we were there i think 150 different crack heads all tried selling us drugs. Truth be told, thats why we booked this show. We need to stock up for the weekend."
Melissa Johnson on 09/14/06 - 04:07 PM
Below is a message from Hometown Anthem regarding some details of their upcoming cd release show (with Anberlin)
MessageOn the night of the 24th will be the CD release for our new EP, If We Could Dream and we are trying to use this event to help out a family who is in need of financial support due to their daughter's health. A while back the Pullins family discovered a tumor in the brain of their twelve year old daughter Jenna that was compromising her health greatly. After the arduous process of surgery, waiting, and a little bit of recovery Jenna is doing much better at this point in time. It is now a matter of time to see how everything pans out with her recovery, but sadly medical...
Paul Tao on 09/14/06 - 01:12 PM
Wish you could of seen the Pete Wentz fashion show in New York recently? Well you can watch a video of it right here.
Brandon Herbel on 09/13/06 - 08:03 AM
Boys Night Out have left us an update regarding their final show in the United States for the year:
Boys Night Out UpdateWe've just confirmed our last and only shows in the U.S.for the rest of the year. The first is a festival in Stroudsberg PA on October 14th with Lit, Bayside, Valiant Thorr and many others. The next is a headlining show at the Knitting Factory in New York on Sunday October 15th. We havent confirmed any support acts for that show yet, but will post when we do. We've demoed 4 new songs so far, and we're going to be playing a few of them at these shows. We're really happy with the new stuff, and are super excited for everyone to hear it. So in conclusion, we think you...
Pat Marquez on 09/10/06 - 05:45 PM
According to Alternative Press, Texas is the Reason will be reuniting after almost a decade for one show at Irving Plaza in New York over Thanksgiving weekend.

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Jon Foucart on 09/09/06 - 01:48 AM
Below you can find my review for last night's My Chemical Romance show, which took place at The Trocadero in Philadelphia, PA. The show was taped for MTV2's $2 Bill series and will air on Saturday, September 16th at 8:00PM. The band's new album, The Black Parade, will see the light of day on October 24th.
My Chemical Romance Show ReviewIn this day and age, bands come and go like nobody's business. It seems there's some buzz and a few 15 minutes of attention before the next big craze is knocking on your radio or TV set. As we all know, emo/punk/whatever-the-heck-you-want-to-call-it is the big thing right now. We've seen numerous bands in this genre garner much attention, but more...
Jared Kaufman on 09/07/06 - 12:04 PM
The Early November are playing a very small, private show tomorrow in Howell, NJ at 8:00PM and you and a friend can win tickets. Here's how to win:

01. Team up with a friend and help promote the upcoming tours online.
02. Put the tour info on your MySpace page, LiveJournal, or other personal website (get creative! post blogs, bulletins, photos, etc)
03. Email your name, your friend's name, and links to the pages where you BOTH promoted online to info@drivethrurecords.com
04. Entries must be in by 7:00PM EST TONIGHT (September 6th)
05. Winning teams will be notified tomorrow morning
Jared Kaufman on 09/06/06 - 11:58 AM
According to +44's website, the band will be playing a show at the Roxy Theatre in California this Thursday, September 7th. There are only 350 tickets available and they are on-sale now.

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Jared Kaufman on 09/06/06 - 05:27 AM
I've attached a few pictures from AP.net's Melee show on Thursday night at the Apple store in Santa Monica. These are just a couple preliminary shots that a friend of mine took- more pictures will be coming in soon and once I get those, I'll be posting them on here. The fans and the band all had a lot of fun so look out for more of these Apple store performances in the future!
Paul Tao on 09/02/06 - 12:53 PM
The Morphing Hookers, side project of Jeff from The Early November, has posted two videos on youtube. You can view them here and here.
Caleb Cattivera on 08/31/06 - 11:16 AM
Due to the incredible response at their one-time reunion show this past Saturday, Starpool has announced the details surrounding one more show, in which the band will support The English Beat. You can find all the event details below.
Starpool Reunion Show Part Two DetailsGlassHouse (Pomona, CA)
Thursday, Sep 14
The English Beat: with Lynval Golding of the Specials, and Pauline Black of the Selecter, and STARPOOL
7:00 PM $15.00 ADV $17.00 DOS
Brandon Allin on 08/30/06 - 06:35 PM
Below is a message from The Early November.
MessageWin an Ipod Nano with every Early November release, just for buying tickets to the headlining tour! Just email a Ticketmaster receipt or a digital picture of your tickets here and we'll randomly pick a winner on September 14th.

Also, our show on September 29th in New York has been moved from Saratoga Winners to Revolution Hall. If you already have tickets, they will be valid at Revolution Hall.
Caleb Cattivera on 08/30/06 - 03:53 PM
You can read a quick message from Big D and the Kids Table regarding their long-awaited, secret summer show, which is scheduled to be held tomorrow, Monday, August 28th, in Harvard Square.
Big D and the Kids Table Secret Show UpdateHere's a quick reminder about our SECRET SUMMER SHOW tomorrow. We're going to start playing in Harvard Square around noon...if the weather is okay. We'll wait it out if it's raining and try to play whenever, but hopefully Mother Nature will be on our side.

If however the weather doesn't want to cooperate, then we'll re-schedule an acoustic, outside show...for free of course, after we get back from the rest of this tour.

We're been on the road for over...
Brandon Allin on 08/27/06 - 08:31 PM
At Bayside's 1000th show at the Crazy Donkey in Farmingdale, NY, they were joined on stage by members of The Sleeping. Members of Endwell, Bedlight For Blue Eyes, and Deciding Tonight, and November Kills were also in attendance.

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Melissa Johnson on 08/25/06 - 08:19 PM
Dredg announced a few days ago that they were playing two very special shows at The Catalyst in Santa Cruz, CA. Here are the details:
Special Shows9/14/2006 - The Catalyst - Santa Cruz, CA - 1011 Pacific Ave. 95061
Dredg will be performing Leitmotif in its entirety as well as selections from Catch Without Arms.
BUY TICKETS (16+)

9/15/2006 - The Catalyst - Santa Cruz, CA - 1011 Pacific Ave. 95061
Dredg will be performing El Cielo in its entirety as well as selections from Catch Without Arms.
BUY TICKETS (16+)


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Katie Schmitz on 08/25/06 - 04:48 AM
The Blue Meanies have announced the details surrounding their one-time only reunion show, which is set to be held this November in Chicago, IL. You can find all the details below.
Blue Meanies Reunion Show DetailsRiot Fest 2006 - November 5th
The Congress Theatre - Chicago, IL
2135 North Milwaukee Avenue
w/ Naked Raygun, Blue Meanies, The Misfits, The Bollweevils, The Adicts, The Business, Mustard Plug, The Toasters, Osaka Popstar, Orange, U.K. Subs, Deal's Gone Bad, Secret Agent Bill, The Gravetones, Fear City, The Massacres, Audio Violence, Juicehead
Brandon Allin on 08/24/06 - 10:41 PM
Meg & Dia will be in New York City this Thursday. They will be doing a special acoustic in-store performance at the Virgin Megastore in Union Square and their record release show is later that night. You can check out the info below:
ShowSpecial Acoustic In-Store Performance
@ Virgin Megastore Union Square (52 E. 14th St.)
4PM all ages
FREE!

Something Real Record Release Party
@ The Annex (152 Orchard St.)
7-9PM 21+
Must RSVP: rsvp@doghouserecords.com


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Katie Schmitz on 08/23/06 - 04:51 AM
Motion City Soundtrack will be playing what possibly could be their last club show of the year on September 4th at the Temple Club in Lansing, MI. The Hard Lessons, June and Sherwood will be opening. On a side note, The Hard Lessons will be supporting the band on their upcoming European headlining tour along with OK Go.
Jared Kaufman on 08/22/06 - 08:43 AM
Boysetsfire has been forced to postpone their final show, originally scheduled for September in Philadelphia, due to an injury sustained by guitarist Josh Latshaw. The group released the following statement:
Message"Hold off on buying your tickets or airline tickets for the last show. Josh has suffered a horrible injury at work and is currently in the hospital with a broken neck, 2 broken vertebrae, and a collapsed lung. We do not know how long his rehab will be and will await the final show pending his health... please keep Josh in your thoughts and hearts. Details will be posted as soon as there are more."


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Katie Schmitz on 08/21/06 - 11:46 AM
To those of you in the LA area, Hot Hot Heat will be playing tonight at USC's Welcome Back Concert, on campus at McCarthy Quad. It is free to the public and opening is Big City Rock and Katy Perry. The show starts at 7:30.
Paul Tao on 08/19/06 - 03:50 PM
You can read my review of the Barrie, Ontario stop of the Vans Warped Tour on August 12th, 2006 right here.
Brandon Allin on 08/13/06 - 09:51 PM
Gabe Saporta of Cobra Starship has posted a message on Myspace.com about their recent secret show.
MessageWhats up kids! We played a secret show last night at Annex in NYC. We made it secret because we wanted to make sure we didnt suck. Did we suck? FUCK NO! We kicked serious ass and the place was completely packed! If you missed it (which Im sure most of you did) we played "Bring It" and three other songs: "Keep It Simple", "Send My Love to the Dancefloor, I'll See You in Hell" and "It's Amateur Night at the Apollo Creed!". LA... See you this week. The rest of the world... See you soon.

Cobras 4 Life

Throw Your Fangs Up

- Gabe
Brandon Herbel on 08/13/06 - 02:05 PM
A special episode of Stevenís Untitled Rock Show has itís debut airing tonight @ 6pm CST on Fuse, featuring a live performance by The Forecast, as well as videos by Hawthorne Heights, The Sleeping, June, Aiden, Silverstein, and Bayside.
Katie Schmitz on 08/07/06 - 11:48 AM
In a complete turn of events, Long Shot Hero will no longer be performing at the Scranton, PA stop of the Warped Tour. As of right now, the band has no further dates scheduled.
Brandon Allin on 08/01/06 - 10:28 PM
You can read a review of Brand New's July 28th show in Buffalo, New York right here.
Melissa Johnson on 08/01/06 - 09:52 PM
Motion City Soundtrack will be playing a free show at Cornell University on August 26th on the Cornell University Arts Quad. The show begins at 6 PM.

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Katie Schmitz on 08/01/06 - 03:57 AM
Long Shot Hero are set to perform one last time on the Ernie Ball Stage at the Vans Warped Tour Stop in Scranton, PA on August 4th. The band will perform with the majority of their original lineup, but will feature Dave Rossi of SGR on drums, as well as Matt Muller from Too Short Notice on guitar.
Brandon Allin on 07/30/06 - 02:11 AM
The Spill Canvas will actually be able to make it to their show in Grand Rapids, MI tonight.
Jared Kaufman on 07/26/06 - 01:00 PM
Due to their trailer being broken into and the majority of their equipment being stolen, The Spill Canvas will not be able to make it to their show in Grand Rapids, MI this evening; however, the band will back in action for the Kingston, PA date.
Jared Kaufman on 07/26/06 - 07:29 AM
Slayer and Mastodon will be playing the next Myspace secret show, July 25th at In the Venue in Salt Like City. Check out the poster here.
Pat Marquez on 07/25/06 - 11:37 AM
Here is my review from Saturday night's show here in Ft. Lauderdale with Rancid headlining, Avail supporting, and locals F.A.T.E. opening.
Tony Pascarella on 07/24/06 - 09:39 PM
You can catch a humurous sneek peek at Fuse's new reality show, "The P.A.", right here. The clip features 30 Seconds to Mars treating a Fuse production assistant like a... well, like a production assistant. As you can see, the show follows the path of a young dude struggling to survive as a production assistant behind the scenes of the music and entertainment industry - premieres Tuesday, August 15th at 10:30pm.
Garett Press on 07/24/06 - 04:16 PM
Due to circumstances out of their control, My Chemical Romance have to cancel their August 6th show that was to take place at Red Rocks. Tickets will be refunded at the place of purchase and the band promises to get back to Denver as soon as humanly possible.
Jared Kaufman on 07/24/06 - 07:34 AM
The Brand New show that was scheduled for tonight in Detroit, MI has been cancelled due to illness.
Jared Kaufman on 07/21/06 - 11:23 AM
Head Automatica has just announced an all-ages secret show on Monday, July 24th at The ChainReaction in Anahiem. Tickets are only 14.99, click here to purchase.

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Melissa Johnson on 07/20/06 - 08:25 PM
If you are in or are well connected to a band that is at least moderately large sized (think Over It, The Matches, that size) and would be interested in playing a show in the LA area around the end of August, please e-mail me ASAP at paul.tao@absolutepunk.net. Serious inquiries only please.
Paul Tao on 07/20/06 - 11:32 AM
Here is an article and video about injuries caused at a recent Panic! At The Disco show.
Brandon Herbel on 07/20/06 - 11:03 AM
Don't forget Dashboard Confessional will be performing on NBC's Today Show on Thursday, July 27th for a live concert in the center of New York City. Fans are encouraged to come to the plaze for the performance. Get there no later than 8:30AM; viewing is on a first-come, first-served basis outside the studio, which is located at 49th Street and Rockefeller Plaza in NYC. If you can't make it, be sure to tune in.
Jared Kaufman on 07/19/06 - 08:26 AM
Dashboard Confessional will be appearing on NBC's The Today Show on July 27th! Below is the press release regarding the appearance:
MessageNBC's TODAY Show welcomes DASHBOARD CONFESSIONAL on Thursday, July 27th for a live concert in the center of New York City. Fans are encouraged to join us on the plaza for the live performances. Get there no later than 8:30 a.m., viewing is on a first-come, first-served basis outside TODAY'S Studio, located at 49th Street and Rockefeller Plaza in New York City. If you can't make it, be sure to tune in to NBC that morning at 8:30am.
Katie Schmitz on 07/12/06 - 01:28 PM
Below is a message taken from The Militia Group's website:
MessageWe are very proud to announce that Brandtson will be playing a special afternoon show Sunday, July 16th in San Diego. 91X will be presenting the show, adding to the mounds of support they have been giving the band, and it will be a FREE show on the boardwalk of Mission Beach. The shows at 1PM, at Wavehouse, bring all your friends and keep supporting Independent Music/Radio.
Katie Schmitz on 07/12/06 - 05:45 AM
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