Motion City Soundtrack frontman Justin Pierre is researching animated musicals. Could this mean some exciting news lies ahead?
Alex DiVincenzo on 03/31/14 - 02:03 PM
Motion City Soundtrack and Steven Yeun (Glenn from The Walking Dead) were recently on the Wits podcast. Check out the replies to listen to a song that the band wrote just for Steven titled "Glenn Song."
Anthony Sorendino on 03/07/14 - 06:56 PM
Head to PropertyOfZack to watch Real Friends, Modern Baseball, Candy Hearts, and Stickup Kid play an acoustic cover of Motion City Soundtrack's “When You're Around.”
Ryan Gardner on 02/25/14 - 12:08 PM
Motion City Soundtrack are in the studio working on album number six.
Jason Tate on 01/23/14 - 02:41 PM
Motion City Soundtrack's contribution, a cover of The Weakerthan's "Left and Leaving," to the upcoming Friends compilation can be streamed in the replies.
Jason Tate on 01/08/14 - 06:01 PM
Motion City Soundtrack's lyric video for "Inside Out" is in the replies.
Jason Tate on 10/31/13 - 11:21 AM
Could Motion City Soundtrack be the latest band to plan a 10 year album anniversary tour? Or is the band planning another "5 albums in 5 nights" kind of deal? The band will be playing I Am The Movie in full at Bottom Lounge in Chicago on New Year's Eve.
Drew Beringer on 09/17/13 - 09:04 AM
Rolling Stone is streaming Motion City Soundtrack's new single, "Inside Out."
Alex DiVincenzo on 09/16/13 - 08:01 AM
Motion City Soundtrack will release their new single called "Inside Out" on September 17th.
Keagan Ilvonen on 08/20/13 - 09:46 AM
Motion City Soundtrack have posted working titles for their upcoming album.

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Ryan Gardner on 08/16/13 - 01:44 PM
In a recent interview with PropertyOfZack, Joshua Cain of Motion City Soundtrack mentioned that the band is planning on releasing a new record in 2014.
Realistically, there’s no way that the full album could come out before next year. I don’t think that’s possible. I would love it to — maybe it will. But I feel like 2014 is a much safer bet for a new album. We may release some songs prior to that, and you might know about it, but it takes time to set up a record. These days, maybe we’d record a record and release it right after we were done and not have any set up, because I don’t know how to do these things anymore. It all changes so much every day.
Drew Beringer on 07/30/13 - 02:24 PM
Bayside, Motion City Soundtrack, What's Eating Gilbert and State Champs will be touring together in the fall. Dates have yet to be announced, but the admat can be seen in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 07/17/13 - 11:51 AM
Check out a live video of Motion City Soundtrack performing a new song, "Inside Out," in the replies.

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Anton Djamoos on 07/12/13 - 10:42 AM
Claudio Rivera (ex-Saves the Day) has officially joined Motion City Soundtrack on drums.
Ladies and Gentlemen, let us be the first to introduce you to our newest member: Claudio Rivera! He is an old friend who has played many roles in our life as a band over the years. We are very excited to embark on this musical journey with him at the drum helm. Be sure and give him the glad hand should you spot him this summer at the Vans Warped Tour. Hell, that goes for any of us. Take care and we’ll see you soon.
Alex DiVincenzo on 06/10/13 - 03:05 PM
Head to the replies to watch Farewell Continental's music video for "Capybara."
Alex DiVincenzo on 05/20/13 - 10:56 AM
Looks like Motion City Soundtrack is working on a fun little project for June.
Drew Beringer on 05/16/13 - 01:16 PM
Justin Pierre (Motion City Soundtrack) is starting a podcast about books with his wife, check out the video in the replies. This not being called "50 Shades of Pierre" is a missed opportunity.

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Jason Tate on 04/26/13 - 10:11 AM
Watch Motion City Soundtrack's full set from their recent show in Sydney here.
Alex DiVincenzo on 04/22/13 - 11:21 AM
Motion City Soundtrack drummer Tony Thaxton has left the band. Claudio Rivera (Saves the Day) will be filling in.
Our beloved drummer Tony Thaxton has decided to leave the band. We really hate to see him go, but we fully support him in his choice and wish him the absolute best in the future. Tony’s contribution to the band over the last 11+ years was immeasurable, both on the stage and off. We’re really glad to have been able to share some truly amazing times with such a great drummer and friend. He will be missed.

Here are a few words from Tony:

“I’m afraid the time has come for me to move on from Motion City Soundtrack. This was an extremely, extremely hard decision to make,...
Alex DiVincenzo on 03/20/13 - 09:38 AM
Check out a video of Motion City Soundtrack's Justin Pierre covering Alkaline Trio's "Blue in the Face" in the replies.
Jason Tate on 01/21/13 - 12:53 PM
Our good pal Justin Pierre (Motion City Sountrack) tied the knot this weekend. Congratulations to the newly wed couple!

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Drew Beringer on 12/10/12 - 12:18 PM
Motion City Soundtrack's new cover song "Pictures of Success" can be heard here. You can pre-order the Making Moves boxset here.
Jason Tate on 10/31/12 - 01:01 PM
Alex DiVincenzo on 10/20/12 - 04:53 PM
You can stream a new Motion City Soundtrack song - titled "Severance" - here.
Drew Beringer on 10/15/12 - 09:32 AM
Motion City Soundtrack will complete their Making Moves 7" series on November 6th with a release of two new songs, "Severance" and "Major Leagues." Listen to the latter here.

Update: Pre-order the 7" here.
Alex DiVincenzo on 10/01/12 - 06:29 AM
Motion City Soundtrack recently stopped by the IHeartRadio studio in Charlotte to play three songs off of Go. You can find the performances here.

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Keagan Ilvonen on 09/08/12 - 06:22 PM
You can check out an acoustic version of "Cambridge" from Motion City Soundtrack, as well as a video update from Justin -- in the replies.
Jason Tate on 09/04/12 - 09:52 AM
Listen to a new I Was Totally Destroying It song entitled "Hello, Salty Ghost" featuring Justin Pierre of Motion City Soundtrack here.
Alex DiVincenzo on 08/13/12 - 10:22 AM
Motion City Soundtrack have posted their fall tour dates on their site.

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Keagan Ilvonen on 07/09/12 - 11:38 AM
Head to the replies to check out most of Motion City Soundtrack's set from Baltimore on July 1 in high-quality videos. They play quite a few new songs from Go.

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Thomas Nassiff on 07/03/12 - 09:25 AM
It appears as though tickets were on sale for a Motion City Soundtrack show on November 11 at Irvine Plaza in New York City with support from Jukebox The Ghost and Now, Now. We haven't heard if this is a full tour yet, but of course we will update the story whenever we can.
Fans Report Inmotion city soundtrack will be touring with now now and jukebox the ghost this fall. they are playing irving plaza in nyc on 11/6. tickets were available at their show last night.

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Thomas Nassiff on 07/01/12 - 12:27 PM
Our interview with Motion City Soundtrack can be found here.
From the InterviewThrough the last couple of years I’ve noticed this shift with all of my friends getting married and growing up. People are having kids, parents are becoming grandparents, people are dying. I hadn’t really noticed that being drunk or whatever for so many years. Then suddenly it was like, “Whoa, I graduated high school almost 20 years ago. That’s crazy. What happened? This is really fast.” I think I’ve just really been obsessed with that throughout the writing of this record in particular, so almost every song has some form of that in it, in one way or another.
Jonathan Bautts on 06/20/12 - 12:32 PM
You can listen to Justin Pierre (Motion City Soundtrack) give an incredibly revealing interview about his struggles with drug addiction and the hardships the band faced while making Go on the new Men's Health Podcast.

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Jason Tate on 06/18/12 - 11:14 AM
Motion City Soundtrack's video for "True Romance" can be viewed here.
Jonathan Bautts on 06/11/12 - 01:06 AM
You can stream Motion City Soundtrack's Go in the replies. Thoughts?
Alex DiVincenzo on 06/04/12 - 10:59 AM
You can now stream "Bad Luck" from Motion City Soundtrack's Go, out June 12.

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Thomas Nassiff on 06/02/12 - 01:19 PM
You can now check out more Motion City Soundtrack streams: "Son of a Gun", "Happy Anniversary," and "The Coma Kid." Enjoying the new album?

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Jason Tate on 06/01/12 - 10:49 AM
You can listen to and watch a video of Motion City Soundtrack recording an alternate version of "True Romance," in the replies.

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Jason Tate on 05/31/12 - 03:42 PM
If you haven't heard it yet, you can stream Motion City Soundtrack's "The Worst is Yet to Come" here.
Jason Tate on 05/31/12 - 12:20 PM
You can stream two new Motion City Soundtrack songs - "Circuits and Wires" and "Boxelder" - here. There are also videos that describe the making of the songs. Go comes out June 12 via Boombox Generation / Epitaph Records.

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Thomas Nassiff on 05/30/12 - 11:07 PM
Listen to a new Motion City Soundtrack song entitled "Everyone Will Die" and watch a video about the making of the track in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 05/30/12 - 08:03 AM
An interview with Motion City Soundtrack and a download of "True Romance" can be found over at Billboard.com.
From the InterviewAfter finishing the album and giving multiple labels a preview of the rough mixes, Motion City Soundtrack decided to once again talk to Epitaph, the label that released the group's first three full-lengths including its debut album, "I Am the Movie," in 2003. "We finally had our meeting with Epitaph and were like, 'This is the place we should be. This is our family -- there's way too much history. Let's go back and put out a record together," says [Josh] Cain.

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Adam Pfleider on 05/29/12 - 09:31 AM
The Company We Keep has announced about 15 tour dates in the U.S. across June and July, including three dates on the Vans Warped Tour. They're all in the replies.
Thomas Nassiff on 05/27/12 - 10:14 AM
Motion City Soundtrack has rolled out the new lyric video for "Timelines," their second new single. Watch the lyric video at Idolator.
Jay Nainav on 05/25/12 - 08:36 AM
Motion City Soundtrack guitarist Josh Cain commented in one of our news threads earlier today about his band's new album, Go, leaking unfortunately early after the record was accidentally made available for public streaming on SoundCloud. You can read the statement below - we personally think the album is a real fun listen, so we suggest preordering the record.
From Josh CainSo "Go" leaked. I am not sure if this is bad or good thing. I really feel that the right thing to do is to wait till its released and enjoy the record the way we had planned for you. We worked really hard on this and are very proud of it.

we hope you like it and help us continue to make music by supporting us by...
Thomas Nassiff on 05/23/12 - 06:03 PM
In honor of Bob Moog's birthday, Motion City Soundtrack released a cover of The Rentals' "Waiting" which has never been released in the US.

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Jason Tate on 05/23/12 - 04:07 PM
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