The Fest has added a couple dozen bands, including RVIVR, Diarrhea Planet, The Dangerous Summer, The Last (featuring Bill Steneson and Karl Alvarez), Brainworms (reunion), Little League (final show), Brendan Kelly, Diamond Youth, Army of Ponch and more. The total number of bands playing Fest 12 is now 395. Additional, the schedule for Big Pre-Fest In Little Ybor can be seen here. Tickets are here and the full lineup is in the replies.
Barsuk Records will be celebrating its 15th anniversary with a bunch of great shows at various venues throughout Seattle from November 7th to November 10th. It'll feature performances from the likes of Death Cab For Cutie, Ra Ra Riot, Nada Surf, and many, many more. Check out all the bands performing, venues, and details in the replies.
The Devil Wears Prada just announced a new show in Pittsburgh, PA on October 31st - a follow-through of the band's promise to make it up to fans who had come to see them at last weekend's Alliance Fest which they were forced to cancel. All proceeds will go to a charity the band hand-picked and all tickets are priced at $8.18 (title of the upcoming album, 8:18). Check out the band's statement in the replies.
You Me at Six have announced its first North American headlining tour as well as what bands will be supporting. The main support slot will be shared between Cute Is What We Aim For from September 27th - October 11th and Tonight Alive from October 13th - 20th. The rest of the tour support will come from Conditions and Dinosaur Pile Up. More details and tour dates can be found in the replies.
So while I sit here in Florida I have been trying to think of the best way to do this. Due to circumstances out of my control what started out as a Bedlight For Blue Eyes reunion will now be - Daniel Rinaldi and the songs of Bedlight For Blue Eyes. From the day I became lead singer I never wanted to ever let fans down, so with the thought of just canceling I decided to take the show and do it anyway. It will be very intimate , a storytellers vibe for both...