The A.K.A.s will be playing a free all ages show on June 12th in Philadelphia before performing all summer on Warped Tour. Additionally, singer and tattoo artist Mike Ski will be tattooing the band's logo for free all day on June 14th at Philadelphia Eddie's Tattoo. All of the details are in the replies.
Drummer Chachi Darin of The AKAs will be giving drum lessons on Warped Tour. Click here for details. Also, the band plans to use Twitter this summer to keep fans in the loop about pool parties, secret sets, and all kinds of other stuff. Add them here, and when they hit 1,000 followers, expect a tweet with a link to download the Dance/Destroy remixes of "Everybody Make Some Noise."
Starting today, we will be giving away a pair of tickets to every date of the Dr. Manhattan tour with Foxy Shazam and The A.K.A.s. It's easy to play: in the replies, you'll find a trivia question, courtesy of Dr. Manhattan. Be the first to post the correct answer, and you'll win tickets to see the wild bunch at Eagles Hall in Harrisonburg, VA on Feb. 6th.
The A.K.A.s will be doing a string of dates before SXSW with Bouncing Souls and Dillinger Four. You can see those below. Additionally, the band has posted a blog encouraging fans to carpool to their shows in order to help the environment.
The AKAs have launched their holiday webstore. Everything is on sale, and every purchase comes with a digital download card with remixes of the band's songs, including a remix of "Dead Flowers" featuring Travis McCoy of Gym Class Heroes.
The A.K.A.'s have a download card to give away on their tour with Streetlight Manifesto and their headlining dates down to The Fest in Gainesville, which has dance and dub remixes of tracks from Everybody Make Some Noise! featuring guest appearances from Travis McCoy of Gym Class Heroes and Aimee Echo from The Start. To learn the secret password to get the card for free, check out their myspace blog.
In support of their third full-length album For All Mankind, due out April 8th on Silver Sprocket/Springman Records, The Phenomenauts will be heading out on tour with The AKA's. See all the dates in the replies.
01) This is the Way We Move
02) Confessions of a Dangerous Mouth
03) Dead Flowers Forever
04) In Case I Die Tonight
05) Little Miss Apocalypse
06) We Write Our Own Anthems
07) Deaf Before Dishonor
08) Everything is a Commercial
09) Let Your Mamma Know
10) Knives on 45's
11) Paranoia is a Skill
12) Tools of the Tirade
The A.K.A.s have entered the studio with acclaimed producer Alex Newport (At the Drive-In, The Mars Volta) to record their sophomore, full-length release. The album is scheduled for a first quarter release next year via an undisclosed record label.