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Watch Steel Train perform live today at DeepRockDrive.com at 3 p.m. EST. Tune in to request songs and pick the set list.
Julia Conny on 04/06/08 - 11:02 AM
Blender.com caught up with Steel Train at SXSW for the filming of the band’s “I Feel Weird” music video.
Adrian Villagomez on 04/02/08 - 06:43 PM
Steel Train was in a van accident last night. Everyone is OK. Watch a video of the van in a ditch in the replies.
Message From The BandLast night was one of the craziest nights of my life.
We had a day off and a 16 hour drive from salt lake city,ut to seattle, wa. It was a drive that we had done so many times before and we breezed through most of it with ease, even going to see a movie in the middle of the day. after dinner at subway, we entered the state of oregon around 9:15. it was a beautiful night. at approximately 9:40 we started to head up the blue mountains, we noticed that all of the trucks had stopped on the side of the road to put chains on their tires, we figured it was cuz...
Julia Conny on 03/31/08 - 06:23 PM
Last Friday, Steel Train shot their first ever music video for "I Feel Weird" off their latest release Trampoline. The band shot at an old airplane hangar in Austin, TX during SXSW. The same hangar used to shoot "Sin City" and "Planet Terror." Look for video release info by the beginning of April. Steel Train just started a full US tour with The Starting Line and Bayside; check out here for all the info. Also, the band has been uploading short video clips from their SXSW trip to their Imeem page, uploading a new one every three days. Keep updated on them here.
Paul Tao on 03/19/08 - 11:53 AM
Brad Streeter on 02/26/08 - 11:24 AM
"I Feel Weird" off of Steel Train's newest album, Trampoline, goes to radio this week. In the replies is a list of stations and their contact info so you can request the song.
Julia Conny on 02/21/08 - 02:56 PM
Steel Train has an upcoming tour calender stocked full of festivals, including Bonnaroo (marking their third time on the festival), Langerado Festival, Bamboozle Left and Wakarusa Music and Camping Festival.
Julia Conny on 02/09/08 - 10:27 AM
Something special is happening at the Steel Train show tomorrow in Boston, and you should be there to experience it.
Message from the BandThis Saturday (2/2) the steel train show in Boston is being taped for something very special. If you live in Boston, make your way out to the show at harpers ferry to be part of this taping and to see steel train play their new record "trampoline" start to finish. It is also the last date of their current tour with person L (kenny from TSL), paper rival and American babies supporting. Check out www.harpersferryboston.com for tix and info...

Get tickets now! See you all there!
Julia Conny on 02/01/08 - 01:37 PM
Steel Train is doing a short stint with Person L and Paper Rival. At each date, the band will be playing Trampoline in entirety, as well as a long encore consisting of older songs. Dates and ticket links are in the replies.
Julia Conny on 01/23/08 - 11:15 PM
Last weekend, I experienced Steel Train, Mae and Arden at The Ottobar in Baltimore, MD. Read my show review here.
Julia Conny on 01/22/08 - 12:40 PM
Our third Steel Train video exclusive ends with a magnificent acoustic performance of "Women I Belong To." Head to the replies to check it out and leave your requests for what you'd like to see in the last installment.
In Today's Episode- Steel Train at practice
- Jon on "Where in Time is Carmen San Diego" in the late 90s! (this is real)
- Acoustic performance of "Women I Belong To"
Garett Press on 01/19/08 - 03:01 PM
Steel Train has been added to the Wakarusa Music & Camping Festival in Lawrence, KS on June 5th to 8th. This is the second year the band has played, and it will likely be one of many festival stops this summer. Check the full line-up here.
Julia Conny on 01/16/08 - 10:00 AM
Our friends in Steel Train wanted to give you some video insight into their behind-the-scenes workings. Head to the replies to check out the second video and leave your requests for what you'd like to see in the next two Friday installments.
In Today's Episode- Jack wakes up and works on a new song (mostly noise)
- Evan goes to town, knits, eats and buys a $50,000 guitar
- Jack plays with employees at the guitar shop
- Evan is eddie van halen
*all to the theme of "sex and the city"
Garett Press on 01/11/08 - 11:50 AM
Steel Train has been added to The Starting Line/Bayside tour.
Tour Dates3/19/2008 Mr. Small's Theatre Pittsburgh, PA
3/20/2008 St. Andrews Detroit, MI
3/21/2008 Metro Chicago, IL
3/22/2008 The Rave Milwaukee, WI
3/24/2008 First Avenue Minneapolis, MN
3/25/2008 People's Des Moines, IA
3/26/2008 Pop's Sauget, IL
3/27/2008 The Beaumont Kansas City, MO
3/28/2008 Gothic Theatre Englewood, CO
3/29/2008 In The Venue Salt Lake City, UT
3/31/2008 El Corazon Seattle, WA
4/01/2008 Hawthorne Theatre Portland, OR
4/03/2008 Slims San Francisco, CA
4/04/2008 The Boardwalk Orangevale, CA
4/05/2008 Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre irvine, CA
4/06/2008 Jillians Las Vegas, NV
4/07/2008 The Rock...
Julia Conny on 01/07/08 - 02:59 PM
Our friends in Steel Train wanted to give you some video insight into their behind-the-scenes workings. Head to the replies to check out the first video and leave your requests for what you'd like to see in the next three Friday installments. In today's episode:
- Jack murders his girlfriend to "Devil and The Deep Blue Sea" by George Harrison
- Daniel is offended Evan wont eat his sandwhich
- Evan does CGI to some good/ok movies
- Jack covers his favorite Saves The Day song on the mandolin
Garett Press on 01/04/08 - 07:41 AM
Steel Train will finish out 2007 with a small holiday tour.
Dates12.26.07 Long Island, NY @ The Crazy Donkey (w/ As Tall As Lions)
12.27.07 Hoboken, NJ @ Maxwells
12.28.07 Troy, NY @ Revolution Hall& (w/ The Duo)
12.29.07 Philadelphia, PA @ The Fillmore at the TLA (w/ The Starting Line & Ace Enders)
Julia Conny on 12/23/07 - 06:49 AM
Steel Train will be doing an East Coast headlining tour in January with Person L (Kenny Vasoli from The Starting Line), Paper Rival and American Babies. Check the replies to see the first batch of dates.
Julia Conny on 12/14/07 - 01:32 PM
Check the replies to see Steel Train's tour dates for the rest of 2007.
Julia Conny on 11/27/07 - 06:09 PM
Paul Tao on 11/19/07 - 09:03 AM
Evan Winiker of Steel Train is teaching bass lessons in the New York/New Jersey area for the month and a half that the band is home.

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Adrian Villagomez on 11/13/07 - 08:57 AM
To wrap up our AP.net-sponsored Ace Enders and a Million Different People Tour, we are giving away one last signed copy of I Can Make A Mess Like Nobody's Business. For those of you in the Philadelphia area, the last date of the tour will be at North Star Bar with Steel Train tonight. This is Ace Enders' last hometown show before his tour with Angels & Airwaves in Feb. Look in the replies for contest rules.
Julia Conny on 11/12/07 - 11:11 PM
Steel Train's sophomore release Trampoline is in its second week and is still one of Billboards Top Ten Heatseekers (#10), top New Artists, and top Independent Albums (#34). Entertainment Weekly called it “relentlessly sincere and introspective”, Esquire.com called it “one of the best albums of 2007” and Relix Magazine says “having spent a nonstop life on the road, this band proves that they deserve the attention.” The band is currently finishing up a headlining tour with Ace Enders and Kevin Devine that is in it’s last week.
Dates11/3/07 Miami, FL@ Studio A
11/4/07 Orlando, FL@ The Social
11/6/07 Baltimore, MD@ The Ottobar
11/7/07 Washington, DC @ The Black Cat
11/8/07 New York, NY...
Paul Tao on 11/02/07 - 02:32 PM
Ace Enders has updated his ABSOLUTExclusive AP Tour Journal in support of his current tour with Steel Train and Kevin Devine. See if the tour is coming near you here, and stay tuned for more ticket and CD giveaways.
Julia Conny on 11/01/07 - 12:42 PM
I have another Ace Ender and a Million Different People Tour (w/ Steel Train, Socratic and Kevin Devine) contest for you. Win this and you get two tickets to any date on the tour and a signed copy of I Can Make A Mess Like Nobody's Business. All you have to do is rearrange any of the lyrics on The Room's Too Cold to create your own song and post it in the replies. The best wins. More details are in the replies.
Julia Conny on 10/28/07 - 02:56 PM
Jack Antonoff of Steel Train will be chatting and answering your questions in this very thread. He will be posting under the username Steel Train. Join in on the conversation!

EDIT: Jack has left the thread, but a big thanks goes out to him for taking some time to chat with AP.net users. Be sure to catch Steel Train on tour with Ace Enders and a Million Different People, Socratic, and Kevin Devine.
Julia Conny on 10/25/07 - 03:48 PM
Find this Steel Train-related number and you will win two tickets to a date on the upcoming Ace Enders and a Million Different People Tour (with Steel Train, Socratic, and Kevin Devine) and a signed copy of I Can Make a Mess Like Nobody's Business: Smartpunk sales rank + previous tourmate's number of "friends" + points for musicianship = ???. The first to get the correct sum takes the prize.
Julia Conny on 10/24/07 - 07:04 PM
Mark your calenders! Tomorrow evening, Jack Antonoff, singer of Steel Train, will be stopping by to chat/answer questions with AP.net users in a thread on the news page. He will be chatting under the username Steel Train. Check the front page between 7 and 8 p.m. EST.
Julia Conny on 10/24/07 - 05:59 PM
In support of our AP.net-sponsored Ace Enders and a Million Different People Tour with Steel Train, Socratic, and Kevin Devine, we are giving away tickets and signed CDs to lucky contest winners throughout the duration of the tour. The first to answer this trivia question wins tickets to a date of their choice and a signed copy of I Can Make A Mess Like Nobody's Business: Find the connection between Steel Train and the letters RNM.
Julia Conny on 10/21/07 - 09:19 PM
If you win this contest, you will receive tickets to a date on the AP.net-sponsored Ace Enders and a Million Different People Tour with Steel Train, Socratic and Kevin Devine and a signed copy of The Mother, the Mechanic and the Path. Here is your task: Find a picture of the best The Early November, I Can Make A Mess Like Nobody's Business, or Steel Train tattoo and post it in the replies.

EDIT: One picture per post, please. This contest is about finding the coolest tattoo not just posting all the ones you can find.
Julia Conny on 10/20/07 - 12:26 AM
In addition to our ABSOLUTExclusive Ace Enders Tour Blog, Steel Train will also be updating us on their adventures from the Ace Enders and a Million Different People Tour. You can read the first entry in their tour blog here.
Julia Conny on 10/14/07 - 07:58 AM
Read my interview with Jack from Steel Train here.
Jamie Pham on 10/13/07 - 11:39 AM
Steel Train's new album Trampoline is now streaming in its entirety at their myspace.

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Joe DeAndrea on 10/11/07 - 12:56 PM
Steel Train have posted a new song on their myspace.

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Joe DeAndrea on 10/09/07 - 11:54 AM
I will be interviewing Steel Train later this week so if you have any questions for them, leave them in the replies.
Jamie Pham on 10/09/07 - 08:44 AM
A new Steel Train song titled "Dakota" can be heard here.

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Joe DeAndrea on 10/05/07 - 07:03 PM
Today marks the first day of the Ace Enders and a Million Different People Tour with Steel Train, Socratic, and Kevin Devine (on select dates). AP.net is an official sponsor, and we will be giving away prizes and tickets throughout the dates of the tour - starting now. Be the first to answer this trivia question and win a signed copy of The Mother, The Mechanic and The Path, a signed copy of I Can Make A Mess Like Nobody's Business, and a pair of tickets to any date on the tour: What do The Early November, Brand New, MxPx, The Juliana Theory, and Funeral For A Friend all have in common?

HINT: You will probably have more luck with this if you own a retail copy of The Room's Too Cold or...
Julia Conny on 10/04/07 - 05:13 PM
Steel Train have made "I Feel Weird" available for streaming on their myspace profile. The track is taken from the group's upcoming effort, Trampoline, which is scheduled for release on October 16th via Drive-Thru Records.

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Brandon Allin on 10/01/07 - 11:50 PM
Instead of performing with his new project Kings for Queens, Ace Enders will play as his side project Ace Enders And A Million Different People for the upcoming Steel Train and Socratic tour.
StatementAce Enders, former front-man of the Early November will be touring as Ace Enders and a Million Different People on his upcoming tour alongside Steel Train. He will be playing songs from Early November, I Can Make a Mess Like Nobody’s Business, as well a handful of new material with a full band. He did not comment on what was going to happen with the briefly mentioned Kings for Queens rather only stated that he was excited about working on a new record over the holidays for release in the...
Julia Conny on 10/01/07 - 05:28 PM
Steel Train are offering fans an exclusive look at the making of their new album, Trampoline, which is scheduled for release on October 16th courtesy of Drive-Thru Records. The footage can be seen in the replies.

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Brandon Allin on 09/26/07 - 12:59 AM
Steel Train have made "Alone on the Sea" available for streaming on their myspace profile. The track is taken from the group's upcoming effort, Trampoline, which is scheduled for release on October 16th courtesy of Drive-Thru Records.

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Brandon Allin on 09/26/07 - 12:19 AM
Head to Steel Train's AP Profile for our ABSOLUTExclusive stream of "I Feel Weird," the first track on the band's new full-length Trampoline.
Garett Press on 09/24/07 - 01:40 PM
Steel Train have made a clip of a new song entitled "Black Eye" available for streaming on their myspace profile. The track is set to appear on the group's forthcoming effort, Trampoline, which is scheduled for release on October 16th courtesy of Drive-Thru Records.

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Brandon Allin on 09/23/07 - 12:01 PM
Steel Train have made a new song entitled "Alone on the Sea" available for streaming online right here. The track is set to appear on the group's forthcoming release, Trampoline, which is scheduled to hit shelves on October 16th via Drive-Thru Records.

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Brandon Allin on 09/17/07 - 08:13 PM
Steel Train have posted a new song from their new record, Trampoline, on their myspace page entitled "Firecracker."

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Joe DeAndrea on 09/14/07 - 10:41 PM
Steel Train will release Trampoline on October 16th courtesy of Drive-Thru Records. The album artwork can be found in the replies. We'll be bringing you the ABSOLUTExclusive premiere of "I Feel Weird" in the near future.

Track List
1. I Feel Weird
2. Black Eye
3. Firecracker
4. Alone on the Sea
5. Dakota
6. Kill Monsters in the Rain
7. A Magazine
8. Diamonds in the Sky
9. Women I Belong To
10. I've Let You Go
11. School is for Losers
12. Leave You Traveling

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Brandon Allin on 09/12/07 - 02:48 PM
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