Saturday, April 30, 2016

Beach Slang

UPDATE 9:08 p.m.: Beach Slang has issued a statement regarding the incident in Salt Lake City last night. In it, they confirm they have not broken...
Young Natives

Hailing from sunny Pensacola, Florida, Young Natives is a group rooted clearly in the now in terms of their musical influences. Bands like Bastille...
Pears

If there's one thing you should know about Pears is that they are nothing if not committed road dogs. The New Orleans hardcore-punk quartet has...
Rivers Cuomo

A few months ago, we brought you the surprising news of a new album from the Monkees that will feature songs written exclusively for...
Blink-182

Hey, remember yesterday, when Blink-182's new single "Bored To Death" accidentally showed up on the internet about 12 hours before it was supposed to?...
Blink-182

UPDATE: Blink-182's new album, California, will be released July 1—pre-order it now. We all know the story by now: Tom DeLonge quit Blink-182 a little over a...
Cold Collective

Since leaving Transit in 2014, vocalist/guitarist Tim Landers has kept himself plenty busy, first playing in pop-punk act Misser, then starting the project Off...
Rivers Cuomo

A few months ago, we brought you the surprising news of a new album from the Monkees that will feature songs written exclusively for...
Blink-182

UPDATE: Blink-182's new album, California, will be released July 1—pre-order it now. We all know the story by now: Tom DeLonge quit Blink-182 a little over a...
Vow

Los Angeles trio Vow earned a lot of attention recently with the announcement that Touche Amore guitarist Nick Steinhardt would be joining their ranks....
Onward Etc

You may have seen Rosco Wuestewald—aka Onward, Etc.—inside the Acoustic Basement at last summer's Warped Tour. Or maybe you caught him on Flogging Molly's Salty...
Henrietta

In spite of its reputation as a overpriced, Disneyfied tourist trap that's churned out boy bands and not much else, Orlando, Florida, has produced tons...
Hesitation Wounds

"Supergroup" is kind of a funny word, isn't it? Sure, it's accurate if you're talking about, like, Velvet Revolver or something, but in punk...
The Other Stars

The Other Stars don't exactly fit in with the scene surrounding them in Worcester, Massachusetts. Worcester's historically known for producing powerful hardcore like Bane and...
Young Natives

Hailing from sunny Pensacola, Florida, Young Natives is a group rooted clearly in the now in terms of their musical influences. Bands like Bastille...
Pears

If there's one thing you should know about Pears is that they are nothing if not committed road dogs. The New Orleans hardcore-punk quartet has...
Cold Collective

Since leaving Transit in 2014, vocalist/guitarist Tim Landers has kept himself plenty busy, first playing in pop-punk act Misser, then starting the project Off...
The Killing Joke Movie

There are few comics more iconic than Alan Moore's incredibly dark Batman tale, The Killing Joke. The story follows Batman as he faces off...
Nights

There's no doubt that dream-pop and shoegaze have both made comebacks in recent years, and Cleveland trio Nights is doing both better than most....
Save Ends

When it came time for Massachusetts emo-pop quintet Save Ends to write their follow-up to 2013's Warm Hearts, Cold Hands, the band turned inward, looking...
Sorority Noise

Connecticut foursome Sorority Noise has won over thousands since their 2013 formation with two straight albums of intensely cathartic and incredibly catchy emo-punk, songs...
Day Of The Dead

Yes, that headline is real: On May 20, the world will have to accept a 59-track, six-hour-long Grateful Dead tribute, whether they want it...
Elliott Smith

It's crazy to think the world has been without Elliott Smith for going on 13 years now. The singer/songwriter was as talented as he...
Halsey

The buzz surrounding Halsey has been damn-near inescapable for the past year, and with good reason: The 21-year-old "New Americana" singer is crazy-talented and...
Allison Weiss

We didn't think it was possible to love Allison Weiss any more than we already did, but then she went and formed Bern Unit, a...
Dustin Kensrue

Thrice frontman Dustin Kensrue has had a busy 12 months, from dropping a killer solo album Carry The Fire to reuniting his beloved post-hardcore group...
QunQ

Los Angeles trio QunQ is a bit of a musical oddity. The band describes their sound as a "re-imagining of ’90s math rock and...
Hot Mulligan

Michigan upstarts Hot Mulligan play a strain of pop-punk that's sincere and emotive while still upbeat enough to make you want to dance. But...
Blink-182

Hey, remember yesterday, when Blink-182's new single "Bored To Death" accidentally showed up on the internet about 12 hours before it was supposed to?...
The Anniversary

The news of the Anniversary reuniting for Taste Of Chaos in California got plenty of old-time emo fans excited, but plenty sad that the show...
Aaron West And The Roaring Twenties

Aaron West & the Roaring Twenties, the side project of Wonder Years vocalist Dan Campbell, has a lot of tricks up their sleeves in...
Jawbox

Acclaimed musician/producer J. Robbins will hit the road this May for a brief solo tour and has assembled a full band to bring his back...
Tsunami Bomb

Petaluma, California punk band Tsunami Bomb was a Warped Tour mainstay a decade ago, playing the tour in 2002, 2003 and 2005 before breaking up...

People were freaking out over the return of the Taste Of Chaos tour last week, and rightfully so—with a bill that features Dashboard Confessional, Taking Back Sunday,...
Transit

While people were understandably bummed when Transit announced their impending breakup last month, the silver lining was that the band would do a series...

Formerly inactive rock/psychobilly trio Tiger Army have returned with their first new single in nine years. Stream "Prisoner of the Night" below. The song will...
Prism Tats

ANTI- Records, the label currently representing acts as eclectic as Title Fight, Dr. Dog, Mavis Staples and Wilco, recently announced the next act to...
Iron Chic

Los Angeles punk label SideOneDummy Records has quite the impressive roster, don't they? Whether it be PUP, Jeff Rosenstock, Andrew Jackson Jihad or Superheaven,...
Gideon

Today is a huge day for Tuscaloosa, Alabama, heavy metal outfit Gideon's camp. The band has announced their signing to Equal Vision Records, where they...
Saosin

If you're not excited about a new Saosin record with Anthony Green at the helm, you are officially doing it wrong. Today, the band...
Words Like Daggers

If you're a fan of kickass music festivals, you're probably familiar with So What?!, the multi-day music festival held in Texas every March that features...

Dream-pop quintet Radiation City has signed to Polyvinyl Records and has announced their new album coming out early next year. The Portland, Oregon, five-piece will...

EDITORIAL

Somos

If you watched the music video released back in December for “Alright, I’ll Wait,” the first single from Somos’ new album, First Day Back,...
Brian Fallon

On August 30, 2015, The Gaslight Anthem played at Reading Festival. It was the conclusion of the band's live gigs supporting their 2014 album...

The world is still in shock from the breaking news earlier today that music icon Prince passed away at his Paisley Park estate in Minnesota. Tributes are...