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The Mountain Goats' video for "The Legend of Chavo Guerrero" is in the replies.

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Jason Tate on 05/20/15 - 01:15 PM
Thomas Nassiff is here to convince you to listen to Bruce Springsteen. Is that the guy that sounds like Brian Fallon?
The quintessential starting point for Springsteen is your dad’s favorite album, Born to Run. In his early days, Springsteen was very much a “DIY” type of artist – he and his band would play in and around New Jersey, go on small tours and generally jam a lot. Remember, this was the ’70s, and there was no true rapid-fire success to be found. Columbia Records signed Springsteen to an album deal in the hopes that it was signing the next Bob Dylan. But while Springsteen is majorly influenced by Dylan, he has never been content to restrict his art to just himself and an...
Jason Tate on 05/20/15 - 01:13 PM
Broadside's video for "Playing In Traffic" can be found in the replies.

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Jason Tate on 05/20/15 - 01:08 PM
Happy birthday to Kenny Vasoli of The Starting Line. He is now 31.
Jason Tate on 05/20/15 - 01:02 PM
Hit the replies to watch a good quality video of The Swellers' final set at Groezrock.

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Jason Tate on 05/20/15 - 12:53 PM
Jamie xx has his debut solo album In Colour out on June 1st via Young Turks, and he's shared yet another phenomenal track from the LP. "I Know There's Gonna Be (Good Times)" features Young Thug and dancehall artist Popcaan (who you might remember from his Yeezus appearance), and is definitely going to be a summer 2015 staple. Stream the song in the replies.
Ryan Dennehy on 05/20/15 - 12:49 PM
Brand New's Deja Entendu is only $7.99 on iTunes this week.
Jason Tate on 05/20/15 - 12:44 PM
Kanye West's representatives have shared a statement about his overly censored Billboard Music Awards performance.
Kanye West was grossly over-censored at the Billboard Music Awards. Non-profane lyrics such as “with my leather black jeans on” were muted for over 30 second intervals. As a result, his voice and performance were seriously misrepresented. It is ridiculous that in 2015, unwarranted censorship is something that artists still have to fight against.

Although West was clearly set up to face elements beyond his control during the live broadcast, he would like to apologize to the television audience who were unable to enjoy the performance the way he envisioned.
Jason Tate on 05/20/15 - 12:44 PM
Riot Fest is moving from Humboldt Park to Douglas Park.
Recently, as evidenced in the media, there were those who attempted to divide the Humboldt Park community with unfair and unjust tactics that in no way represent the overwhelming majority of the 26th Ward residents and businesses. And while Riot Fest supporters stressed that without question, Riot Fest has done nothing short of showing their unparalleled devotion to the city and the neighborhood they called home, Riot Fest partners, Michael Petryshyn and Sean McKeough made the ethical decision not to allow the festival to be used as a pawn and removed Riot Fest from the conversation regarding the ever-changing face of Humboldt Park
Jason Tate on 05/20/15 - 12:42 PM
Relient K's Five Score and Seven Years Ago is up for pre-order on vinyl.
Jason Tate on 05/20/15 - 12:41 PM
Rolling Stone is reporting that Foo Fighters will be the final guest on David Letterman tonight.
Jason Tate on 05/20/15 - 12:39 PM
Set it Off have removed Austin Kerr from the band after sexual assault allegations were made against him online yesterday. I recently put together some information on consent, education, and other relevant organizations -- you can find that here.
Recently we have been made aware of the statements made about our bassist, Austin Kerr. We are taking the situation seriously and have decided that the best thing for the band is to part ways with Austin. We send our deepest apologies to anyone who has ever been affected negatively by his actions. Our fans mean the absolute world to us and their safety and happiness will always be our top priority. We are so grateful for their ongoing support...
Jason Tate on 05/20/15 - 12:37 PM
The Spill Canvas will be doing a 10 year anniversary tour for One Fell Swoop. Hit the replies for all of the band's dates.
Jason Tate on 05/20/15 - 12:34 PM
Brand New posted a photo on Instagram of Jesse recording "Sealed to Me" in their studio last night.
Jason Tate on 05/20/15 - 12:32 PM
Today we're introducing you all to Caleb & Carolyn, an indie-folk act out of Buffalo who will release their debut EP, Give Me Anything, on June 2. The duo, who are married, will also hit the road in support of the EP. We're premiering the first single from their EP, titled "Soil," in the replies -- where you can find tour dates as well. You might like the track if you enjoy singer / songwriter vibes, and the male / female vocal harmonies are especially pleasant.
Thomas Nassiff on 05/20/15 - 09:33 AM
Head to the replies to watch Anti-Flag's new music video for "Brandenburg Gate" featuring Tim Armstrong.
Alex DiVincenzo on 05/19/15 - 12:49 PM
Spraynard have officially released their new 7" EP, the two-song Bench, which is available to stream and purchase on Bandcamp. Additionally, the Pennsylvania trio have announced Mable, a new full-length album that will drop on July 10 via Jade Tree. You can find the tracklist for the new LP below, along with the album art and some upcoming tour dates in the replies.

Tracklist:
01) Applebee's Bar
02) Buried
03) Medicine
04) Pond
05) Everywhere
06) Bench
07) Listen to Me
08) Burner
09) Out of Body
10) Home
Thomas Nassiff on 05/19/15 - 12:30 PM
Good Old War were on VH1's "Big Morning Buzz Live" -- the video of the performance is now up.
Jason Tate on 05/19/15 - 12:15 PM
Our friends over at the SongExploder podcast have teamed up with Wired to release new episodes.
Each episode of the podcast, created and produced by Hrishikesh Hirway, features a musical guest discussing the ideas and decisions behind a single song by isolating the different pieces. Song Exploder invites the audience to change the way they listen to music by hearing a recording deconstructed to uncover hidden details in the sounds and the creative process.
Previous podcast guests include The Postal Service, Spoon, The National, Ghostface Killah, Toro y Moi and more.
Jason Tate on 05/19/15 - 12:12 PM
Nihilist Arby's strange video manifesto featuring Brendan Kelly (The Lawrence Arms, The Falcon, Wandering Birds) has been uncovered by AV Club.

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Jason Tate on 05/19/15 - 11:23 AM
At the Vacationer concert in Charlotte, NC on Saturday (05/16) Kenny stated that they would soon begin working on their third LP.

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Jason Tate on 05/19/15 - 11:21 AM
Razor & Tie have signed Failure Anthem.
Jason Tate on 05/19/15 - 11:20 AM
The Verge breaks down the leaked contract Sony Music had with Spotify.
This contract — like every other contract involving a music label and a streaming service — has been secret until now. Given the myriad ways Sony Music came out as the winner, it’s worth asking who really should shoulder the blame for the lackluster streaming payments that artists like Swift have been complaining about — the labels or the streaming service?

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Jason Tate on 05/19/15 - 11:19 AM
This year's Hopscotch Music Festival (Raleigh, NC) lineup has been released.
Jason Tate on 05/19/15 - 11:18 AM
Starbucks is teaming up with Spotify.
All 150,000 U.S.-based Starbucks retail employees will receive a Spotify Premium account as part of the partnership, and the music service will also plug into the Starbucks rewards program. Starbucks employees, as well as customers who have signed up for the coffee chain’s rewards program, will be able to influence in-store music programming, according to the announcement. Starbucks rewards members will also have the opportunity to earn rewards points while using Spotify.
Jason Tate on 05/19/15 - 11:15 AM
Hit the replies to stream Muse's "Mercy."
Jason Tate on 05/19/15 - 11:11 AM
Jawbreaker's upcoming documentary will likely be called Don't Break Down.
Just met with Keith Schieron about the Jawbreaker documentary. We're interviewing editors to take it from here. It will likely be called...
Jason Tate on 05/19/15 - 11:08 AM
Jim Adkins, frontman for Jimmy Eat World, will be doing three solo acoustic shows in New York and Connecticut.
Jason Tate on 05/19/15 - 11:05 AM
Brand New's Deja Entendu coming back to vinyl was enough to shoot the album up 460% on the charts.
Jason Tate on 05/19/15 - 11:04 AM
Our Last Night will be releasing Younger Dreams on June 16th.

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Jason Tate on 05/19/15 - 11:01 AM
The Maccabees were recently in BBC Radio 1's Live Lounge and they performed a cover of Major Lazer's "Lean On" with the help of Radio 1's Greg James as their last minute stand-in, and enthusiastic, vocal effects member. Check out a video of the performance in the replies.
Kyle Huntington on 05/19/15 - 10:40 AM
Ratatat will release their first album since 2010, entitled Magnifique, on July 17th. Cover art is in the replies, along with the previously released song "Cream on Chrome."

Track Listing
01 Intro
02 Cream on Chrome
03 Magnifique
04 Abrasive
05 Countach
06 Drift
07 Pricks of Brightness
08 Nightclub Amnesia
09 Cold Fingers
10 Supreme
11 Rome
12 Primetime
13 I Will Return
14 Outro
Blake Solomon on 05/19/15 - 10:15 AM
Dikembe will be touring with Empire! Empire! (I Was A Lonely Estate) for about four weeks before doing a few dates with The Appleseed Cast and Annabel. The band will be promoting its new EP, Ledge, which has two songs streaming so far. All the dates are in the replies.
Thomas Nassiff on 05/19/15 - 09:25 AM
Stream Citizen's second single from Everybody Is Going To Heaven, "Stain," in the replies (via Billboard). The album is out June 23 via Run For Cover and can be pre-ordered here.
Thomas Nassiff on 05/19/15 - 09:15 AM
Telegraf recently worked with Marc McClusky (Ludo, William Beckett) on their upcoming debut EP, Lines. We are premering a new song and video today with "Do You Wanna." The song sits somewhere between the solo work of William Beckett vocally (expectedly) and the instrumentation found in The 1975's songs, where the guitar really helps propel the chorus. The EP uses direct quotes from actual conversations, making it a very personal insight. If you're looking to learn more about the band, you can also watch a short introductory documentary in the replies.
Ryan Gardner on 05/19/15 - 06:13 AM
"I thought the highway loved me, but she beat me like a drum."
Staff ReviewsBrandon Flowers - The Desired Effect (Craig Manning)
Mineral Girls - Cozy Body (Zac Djamoos)
The Tallest Man On Earth - Dark Bird Is Home (Jake Jenkins)
Craig Manning on 05/19/15 - 06:09 AM
Here are the albums that are in stores today. Pick up anything good? What do you recommend? If we missed anything, please add it to our calendar. We recommend
Rdio or Spotify for album streams of new releases and check out our review section to see what our staff thought of the albums.

Yep. Still not working. I've been trying to get an answer on why to no avail.
Jason Tate on 05/19/15 - 01:00 AM
Taking Back Sunday's music video for "Better Homes and Gardens" can be viewed in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 05/18/15 - 02:37 PM
Copeland just released the official video for "I Can Make You Feel Young Again," which you can watch in the replies. Get comfortable and lose yourself in one of the most beautiful music videos we've seen in a while.
Lueda Alia on 05/18/15 - 12:28 PM
Wave & Rome started out in Nashville as a collaboration between Sam Tinnesz and co-writer/co-producer Josh Farro (formerly of Paramore). The band's upcoming EP, Across the Map, will release on June 2nd, but we are streaming a new song called "Wandering Wolf" today. The song shouldn't be a far cry for fans of bands like Augustana or Cary Brothers, being a piano-driven pop-rock song. Producer Matt Bronleewe, who has worked with Hayley Williams, also helped produce, and Chad Howatt (Paper Route) did the mixing. Howatt's work here should definitley please fans of Paper Route, as well. Give it a listen in the replies. If you're liking it, head to iTunes tomorrow to grab the song and pre-order...
Ryan Gardner on 05/18/15 - 12:04 PM
Terror has premiered a brand new song off their upcoming record, The 25th Hour, which drops August 7th via Victory Records. You can check out "The Solution" via Noisey. The band has also been playing a couple of new songs on their current tour, supporting The Story So Far.
Jake Denning on 05/18/15 - 11:00 AM
So it seems that Brandon Flowers of The Killers has been keeping a collection of his facial hair shavings since 2008. That's a little weird, right?
"I have a Ziploc bag full of hair", Flowers revealed to the newspaper's Radar magazine. "I'll grow five or six days growth, make sure that the sink is dry, use an electric razor, catch it in the sink, and then I'm able to just scoop it into the bag!"

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Jason Tate on 05/18/15 - 10:47 AM
Run The Jewels music video for "Early" is in the replies.

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Jason Tate on 05/18/15 - 10:42 AM
5 Seconds of Summer have been playing a new song live called "Permanent Vacation." Billboard is reporting that a new single from the band will be out around June or July.
Jason Tate on 05/18/15 - 10:41 AM
The YouTuber, Austin Jones, that was asking young girls to send him twerking videos, was going to be on Warped Tour, and inspired a petition, has posted a message on Facebook saying he's going to be in therapy and taking some time away.
What was I thinking? That's the question I know most of you want to know and, quite frankly, I want to know too. I have decided to take this time to reflect and to discover how to grow from this and become a better person. I owe that to my family, my friends, my fans, but most importantly to me.

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Jason Tate on 05/18/15 - 10:35 AM
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