Lady Gaga has started the Born This Way Foundation, which aims to stop bullying and empower the youth.

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Dre Okorley on 11/03/11 - 07:49 PM
Heroes of Modern Earth (Amanda Hyrns) posted their first single, "Been Around The Block (So What?)," on bandcamp.
Christian Wagner on 11/03/11 - 07:20 AM
Lazy Bear Records is a new pop-punk record label and charity-minded clothing company. For its latest compilation, the label brought together 18 of the best established and up-and-coming pop-punk bands from the UK for the release, which will be available for free on December 1st. Hit the replies for the compilation promo.
Ryan Gardner on 11/02/11 - 02:00 PM
The Devin Townsend Project will release Contain Us, a boxset featuring six CDs, two DVDs, a hardcover book and more, on November 29. Pre-order it here.
Alex DiVincenzo on 11/02/11 - 09:45 AM
Damon Albarn has confirmed that Blur have been meeting up regularly and recording again. He also hints at the possibility of playing live dates with the group soon.
From The InterviewAlbarn added that he still gets an "amazing feeling" from playing with Blur and hinted at plans to play live with the band possibly outside the UK next year.
Kyle Huntington on 11/02/11 - 08:28 AM
Head to the replies to see who will be performing at this year's Wrex The Halls. The lineup includes Florence and the Machine, Blink 182, Social Distortion, and more.
Dre Okorley on 11/01/11 - 11:57 PM
Head to the replies to see who will be performing at Punkspring 2012 in Japan. The lineup includes The Offspring, All Time Low, and Suicidal Tendencies.
Dre Okorley on 11/01/11 - 11:22 PM
Derek Archambault (Defeater) has posted up a demo from his solo project Alcoa.
Dre Okorley on 11/01/11 - 08:44 PM
A Great Big Pile Of Leaves will replace The Dangerous Summer for the The Early November reunion show at Starland Ballroom.

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Dre Okorley on 11/01/11 - 04:41 PM
Foxy Shazam said that the planned release date for their upcoming album is January 24 at their Washington, D.C. show last night.
Dre Okorley on 11/01/11 - 03:57 PM
Hang Tight Records is putting together a compilation to benefit TVACAA, a medical life-flight organization responsible for saving the lives of those injured in rural areas. Hang Tight is currently accepting songs for the compilation, please submit a lossless file or mp3 here.
Christian Wagner on 10/31/11 - 11:29 AM
The Descendents have said that putting out new material isn't out of the question.
Quote from Milo"We've always got new songs; the big question is, when we are going to have time to [release] that, just because this year we are playing about 18 shows."
Dre Okorley on 10/31/11 - 11:15 AM
Lana Del Rey has signed to Interscope Records. Her new single, "Born 2 Die," will be released later this year with a debut album expected in early 2012.
Kyle Huntington on 10/31/11 - 08:07 AM
Macrame Owls (ex-The Coming Weak) has released its self-titled debut EP which was recorded at Aaron Marsh's (Copeland) studio. You can listen on Bandcamp.
Christian Wagner on 10/31/11 - 07:31 AM
You can download a free compilation featuring Timeshares, Casting Curses, Athletics, The Cast Before the Break and more on Bandcamp.
Dre Okorley on 10/30/11 - 02:25 AM
Crosses (Chino from Deftones) have launched a pre-order for a collectors bundle that features a shirt, 10" of their first EP, custom cross shaped USB drive with stem remixes, and tons more.

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Dre Okorley on 10/28/11 - 06:30 PM
The Years Gone By will be reuniting December 16 at the Freehold VFW in New Jersey for one last show.
Dre Okorley on 10/27/11 - 09:24 PM
City Lights drummer Sean Smith crashed his jeep when it flipped into a ditch near Dayton, Ohio last night. He escaped with minor injuries.

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Dre Okorley on 10/27/11 - 05:51 PM
Senses Fail and Saves the Day are playing a holiday show together on December 23rd at the Starland Ballroom in Sayreville, NJ. You can pre-order tickets here.
Christian Wagner on 10/27/11 - 02:57 PM
Paper + Plastick's first physical comic book, "Words and Panels Vol. 1," is now available for purchase here. It contains printed copies of the first installments of the label's three running webcomics. The webcomics can all still be downloaded for free here.
Thomas Nassiff on 10/26/11 - 08:26 AM
I am interviewing All Time Low and He Is We tomorrow. Leave your questions for the bands in the replies.
Christian Wagner on 10/25/11 - 08:42 PM
You can preorder Mixtapes' Maps & Companions LP here.
Thomas Nassiff on 10/25/11 - 11:18 AM
LIGHTS has teamed up with Indaba Music for a remix contest. Musicians will have from now through November 24th to submit their remixes. Fans will then have until December 5th to vote for their favorites before the winners are announced on December 19th. One winner for each song will be chosen, and they will receive $500, an autographed copy of Siberia, and have their remix featured on an official release to be announced at a later date. For more information go here.
Keagan Ilvonen on 10/25/11 - 11:01 AM
You can pre-order the Daybreaker/The American Scene split here.
Christian Wagner on 10/24/11 - 06:48 PM
Head to the replies to read this week's Technology Round-Up.
Linda Ferreira on 10/24/11 - 09:56 AM
You can get your early bird tickets to the Electric Zoo Festival starting today at 1pm EDT.
Keagan Ilvonen on 10/24/11 - 07:29 AM
Ben Howard will release his new single, "The Fear", on December 5. Head to the replies to watch him perform "Black Flies", a highlight from his debut album Every Kingdom which is out now.
Kyle Huntington on 10/24/11 - 07:19 AM
The East Coast Beast Coast Tour (featuring Farewell Fighter, Assemble The Skyline and Dinner And A Suit) has added a date in Cleveland, OH, on October 26th at Wilberts Music Venue. The show is all ages and pay what you want.
Thomas Nassiff on 10/23/11 - 04:22 PM
311's Grassroots will be released on vinyl for the first time on November 21 by Enjoy the Ride Records and Brookvale Records. Pre-order it here.
Alex DiVincenzo on 10/23/11 - 06:34 AM
Hit the Lights will have a full length out in January.
Dre Okorley on 10/22/11 - 12:23 PM
Tony Iommi (Black Sabbath) says a reunion could happen in the foreseeable future.
Quote from Terrorizer Magazine"We've had a rehearsal and played some of the old stuff and to be together again was great," says the guitarist. "We're all on good terms and we're at a stage where we can play together again. It would be good if we could and I suppose it's the closest it's been to be able to do that. It could happen!"
Dre Okorley on 10/22/11 - 11:11 AM
You can purchase Rust Belt Lights' These Are The Good Old Days on vinyl here.

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Dre Okorley on 10/21/11 - 05:07 PM
Vote Daniel Rinaldi (ex-singer of Bedlight For Blue Eyes) to play Z100's Jingle Ball here.
Christian Wagner on 10/21/11 - 07:14 AM
Pentimento will be doing a split 7" with Young English. It will be released this winter on Panic Records.
Dre Okorley on 10/20/11 - 08:35 PM
The Years Gone By will be reuniting for a holiday show.
Dre Okorley on 10/20/11 - 07:27 PM
The Bouncing Souls will be doing their annual Home For The Holidays shows from 12/27-12/30 in Asbury Park, NJ. You can get early bird tickets here.

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Dre Okorley on 10/20/11 - 05:45 AM
You can see the second lineup announcement for Soundwave Festival 2012 in the replies. Hole have cancelled due to not wanting to open for Limp Bizkit.
Dre Okorley on 10/20/11 - 05:34 AM
Dine Alone Records is having a garage sale featuring new City and Colour and Alexisonfire represses, previously out of print vinyl, and test pressings.

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Dre Okorley on 10/18/11 - 03:45 PM
Fucked Up will be performing David Comes To Life in its entirety at Le Poisson Rouge in NYC on November 14. Titus Andronicus will be the opening act.
Dre Okorley on 10/18/11 - 09:46 AM
Paper + Plastick Records is conducting a series of eBay auctions featuring rare, out-of-print vinyl and test presses to benefit the National Breast Cancer Foundation. You can check out the auctions here, which features pieces from Less Than Jake, The Dopamines, Hellmouth, The Ataris, and a lot more. More information can be found here.
Thomas Nassiff on 10/18/11 - 08:21 AM
You can view the artwork for Bright and Early's new EP here.
Christian Wagner on 10/18/11 - 08:11 AM
The latest installment of the "Kill The Wonderhawks" webcomic series can be downloaded for free here. The first two episodes are still for free here.
Thomas Nassiff on 10/18/11 - 06:59 AM
Corey Warning (The Graduate) and Tony Peck (The Forecast) have started a new band called Lincoln-Douglas Street Fighter. They are playing one show in Quincy, IL on December 10th at the State Room with Asa Dawson's (Junior Varsity) new band Palace Flophouse. If anyone donates to either The Graduate's Kickstarter or The Forecast's Kickstarter, they get $2 off the $10 admission price.
Christian Wagner on 10/17/11 - 04:01 PM
Washington Square Park has a new website up, where you can download their new webzine and their last EP for free.
Thomas Nassiff on 10/17/11 - 12:41 PM
Zach Brown and David Braxton (formerly of Averman) have started a project called Streetz On Fire. They just released a free EP that can be found here.
Thomas Nassiff on 10/17/11 - 08:17 AM
Metric has confirmed that they will collaborating with composer, Howard Shore, once again to work on the score for David Cronenberg's Cosmopolis. Read a statement from the band in the replies which includes more details on this, their new album and the affect of the recent fire at the Sony/PIAS distribution warehouse in London on the band and their label.
Kyle Huntington on 10/15/11 - 02:00 PM
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