Here's to hoping you all have a fun, and safe Fourth of July. Read the staff recommendations below.
Caleb - Listen to The Graduateand go check out Racing Kites, they're on tour right now and their dates are on myspace. And while you're at it, listen to De Capulet. Russ - My first recs. Today, I am an ap.net citizen. Additionally, I recommend the tv show, It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia. Steve - I highly recommend everyone check out the upcoming solo material from (Idlewild frontman) Roddy Woomble. That and the fantastic EP from All Time Low. I also recommend Russ not overwriting everyone else's recs. Brandon H. - Let me try and do this for a 4th time now. I have been listening...
So here are the staff recommendations for this week. Check in regularly as AP staff add their favorites of this week. My guess is that Drew will recommend Moneen, Jason will recommend Morrissey, Jared will recommend Taking Back Sunday, Scott and Garett will recommend Gatsby's American Dream, Brandon will recommend The Stilleto Formal and Darren will recommend The Weakerthans, Tourmaline, and/or Propaghandi. Let's see.
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Frank- I recommend setting your clock forward tonight or you'll be really confused for the next 6 months. Ryan- Here are my recs for this week. Greg - I recommend Liam and Me and Tokyo Rose. Paul - The Olivia Tremor Control. They were in the same collective as Neutral Milk Hotel and Apples In Stereo; they sound like late-Beatles to me. Rohan - This week I had Martin from Boys Like Girls join me for some finger-lickin good recommendations. Greg D - My recs are here. Jon F - My recs can be found here.
Caleb: I had Jeff from The Early November join me this week. Check ours out here. Tony: I had myself and I join me this week. Check out our four recs this week. Gabe: Drinking beers with good friends. and MxPx. Paul: Man Man. I know Greg just reviewed them today, but you should also go to their MySpace page and listen to "Van Helsing Boombox". I've had this song on repeat for so long. Greg: Check them out here. They're especially steamy and sexy this week. And play lots of minesweeper. Ryan: Here are my recs for this week. Drew: GEAUX LSU! Jonathan: Let Go, Keane, Mute Math, Sufjan Stevens and Hawk Nelson
Below are the staff recommendations for the week. Post what you've been listening to in the replies, and make sure to check back as the thread is updated.
Rohan: Click here for some hot recs brought to you by yours truly and Joe Lemble of Silent Movie Records. Jared: Jawbreaker. Been listening to them a lot this week, even before Jason made them a "Band of Yore." Darren: One rec, two words: No Trigger. Paul: MGMT. The way electro/indie/rock/pop/whatever should be. Drew: Yeah. Jonathan: Aqualung, Sherwood, Sufjan Stevens. Gabe: Since Brightwoodwas taken off of the featured bands so quickly...listen here. Caleb: The lovely Shannon(yourmom91685)has joined me this week....
The staff recommendations for this week are below; click "Read More" to view them all and make sure to keep an eye on this thread as other staff members will add their recs for this weekend. Post your recs in the replies!
Ryan: My recs can be read here. Gabe: Great music found here. Go HAWKS!! Tony: You can read my recs, along with Matt from Tamerlane Recordings, right here. Scott: Go Seahawks!!! I recommend checking out this ripping punk band on Nitro called No Trigger. Their new album Cayoneer hits stores March 21st, and I can't get the advance out of my profile. I also heavily recommend The Lawrence Arms, whose new album is also excellent. Greg: Allow me to show off my outrageously...
Below are the staff recommendations for this week. Click "Read More" to see everyone's, and check back often as this thread is updated. Please post your own choices in the replies.
Tony: Read my recs for the week here. Drew:Holla! Garett: Check these bands out! Darren: One rec this week: Randy. Go buy Randy The Band, I'll have a review coming shortly. Gabe: Midtown Scott: Cake. Caleb: The Governators. Ever wondered what The Governator would sound like if he rapped? Ryan: This week I did recs with Mark (apoemtothedead). You can read our recs here. Brandon H.: Elliot Smith Rick: Mine are up here. Greg: Check 'em out here.
Caleb: Check out my best of 05 right here. Do yourselves a favor and listen to House of Heroes. Drew: Listen to Thin Dark Line. Also listen to the bands I mentioned in my Best of 2005 list. Scott: Listen to Shook Ones, Paint it Black, Buried Inside, and most importantly, BANE.