P.O.S., Chris 2 of Anti-Flag, Wade MacNeil of Alexisonfire and Chachi Darin formerly of The A.K.A.s have formed Wharf Rats. The band will release their debut 7" on May 31 through No Sleep Records. Stream one of the tracks, "Capital Gains," here.
Alex DiVincenzo on 03/12/11 - 07:10 AM
The A.K.A.s' latest release, Animal Summer, can be streamed here. The album is out now on Paper + Plastick.
Alex DiVincenzo on 11/27/09 - 11:01 AM
The AKAs will be streaming a live performance today at noon PST on the Hurley website.
Jamie Pham on 06/24/09 - 11:43 AM
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.
Tony Pascarella on 06/03/09 - 11:11 AM
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."
Tony Pascarella on 05/13/09 - 11:31 AM
We're giving away tickets to the last four dates of the Dr. Manhattan, Foxy Shazam and The A.K.A.s tour. Head to the replies to give the trivia questions a try and win a pair of your own.
Contest Dates2.18.09 Picador IOWA CITY, IA
2.19.09 The House Café DEKALB, IL
2.20.09 The Hayloft MT. CLEMENS, MI
2.21.09 Bulldog Café LOUISVILLE, KY
Julia Conny on 02/17/09 - 11:27 PM
Want to win a pair of tickets to one of the next three dates of the Dr. Manhattan, Foxy Shazam and The A.K.A.s tour? Head to the replies to give the trivia questions a whirl.
Contest Dates2.14.09 Art Ambush WACO, TX
2.15.09 The Village LITTLE ROCK, AR
2.16.09 Off Broadway ST. LOUIS, MO
Julia Conny on 02/14/09 - 11:33 AM
We're giving away tickets to the next three dates of the Dr. Manhattan, Foxy Shazam and The A.K.A.s tour. Head to the replies to play and take a stab at the trivia questions.
Contest Dates2.11.09 Sluggo’s PENSACOLA, FL
2.12.09 The High Ground METAIRIE, LA
2.13.09 Java Jazz HOUSTON, TX
Julia Conny on 02/10/09 - 09:47 PM
Today, we're giving away tickets to the next three dates of the Dr. Manhattan, Foxy Shazam and The A.K.A.s tour. Head to the replies to play and take a stab at the trivia questions.
Contest Dates2.07.09 Canal Club Richmond, VA
2.08.09 The Masquerade Atlanta, GA
2.10.09 The Orpheum Ybor City, FL
Julia Conny on 02/06/09 - 10:20 AM
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.
Julia Conny on 02/04/09 - 07:56 PM
The A.K.A.s have announced a handful of Canadian dates with The Artist Life and The Delinquints, which you can check out in the replies. Additionally, they were named one of Kevin Lyman's bands you need to know.
Tony Pascarella on 01/29/09 - 03:13 PM
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.
Tour DatesWed march 11 Pittsburgh, PA @ Mr. Smalls
Thu march 12 Baltimore, MD @ Ottobar
Fri march 13 Norfolk, VA @ The Norva
Sat march 14 Atlanta, GA @ The Masquerade
Sun march 15 OFF
Mon march 16 Orlando, FL @ The Social
Tue march 17 Orlando, FL @ The Social (18+)
Wed march 18 St Petersburg, FL @ The State Theatre
Thu march 19 OFF
Fri march 20 Austin, TX (SXSW) SSE Party at Red 7
Tony Pascarella on 01/17/09 - 11:41 AM
The A.K.A.s will be heading out with Foxy Shazam and Dr. Manhattan in February for a string of tour dates, which you can check out in the replies.
Tony Pascarella on 12/28/08 - 10:58 AM
Hopefully it's not too late to post this; if you're a touring band in Philly looking for a good meal today, Josie and the rest of The A.K.A's would love to have you.
Message from JosieI know what it is like to be on the road for the Holidays. I have spent many Thanksgivings at Denny's with my band and a feast of Veggie Burgers. This is the first Thanksgiving in years that we are home so, If there are any touring bands that will be in the Philadelphia area for Thanksgiving, they are welcome to come and spend it at our house. I will be making a vegetarian feast and would love to share it with a touring band that has no where to go. I am a good cook so, I promise it will be better than...
Tony Pascarella on 11/27/08 - 09:29 AM
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.
Tony Pascarella on 11/25/08 - 06:18 PM
Anti-Flag, Ruiner, United Nations and The A.K.A's will be playing a special Inauguration Day (Jan. 20th) show in Washington, D.C.

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Julia Conny on 11/12/08 - 11:13 PM
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.
Tony Pascarella on 10/07/08 - 03:10 PM
The A.K.A.s' video for "Dead Flowers Forever" will premiere on FUSE today at 2 PM EST. If you can't make it to your TV to check it out, you can watch the video in the replies.
Tony Pascarella on 09/16/08 - 07:24 AM
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.
Blake Solomon on 03/28/08 - 03:01 PM
The A.K.A.s' new album Everybody Make Some Noise! will be released on March 18th. Pre-order it here.

Track Listing
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
Joe DeAndrea on 02/25/08 - 06:57 PM
The Phenomenauts will release For All Mankind on April 8th through Silver Sprocket. Tour dates with The A.K.A.s are coming soon. See the track listing in the replies.
Julia Conny on 02/15/08 - 03:18 PM
Hawthorne Heights, Escape The Fate, Amber Pacific, The AKA's, and The Secret Handshake will be touring together starting next month. The first announced dates can be seen in the replies; an official announcement with the full routing will be made available shortly.

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Anton Djamoos on 10/18/07 - 06:03 PM
The A.K.A.s have signed to Metropolis Records.

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Joe DeAndrea on 10/16/07 - 11:50 AM
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.

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Brandon Allin on 09/19/07 - 12:07 AM

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