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Dance Gavin Dance guitarist Will Swan has formed Blue Swan Records and signed Las Vegas' Stolas, who will release their new full-length on March 14. The record features guest vocals from A Lot Like Birds' Kurt Travis and Cory Lockwood, DGD's Tilian Pearson, Hail The Sun's Donovan Melero, and Jonny Craig. Tracklisting, tour dates, and additional info in the replies.
Jack Appleby on 02/02/13 - 06:44 PM
PropertyofZack has confirmed 20 new artists for this year's Skate and Surf Festival. Notables include Balance and Composure, Cartel, Streetlight Manifesto and LIGHTS. You can find the whole list in the replies.
Keagan Ilvonen on 02/02/13 - 05:11 PM
Fun.'s album Some Nights has officially gone platinum.

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Keagan Ilvonen on 02/02/13 - 03:02 PM
Update: The album is now available here.

Apparently My Bloody Valentine is going to release their new album tonight.

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Keagan Ilvonen on 02/02/13 - 02:49 PM
The artwork for both the standard and special editions of Killswitch Engage's Disarm the Descent can be seen in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 02/02/13 - 11:10 AM
Russian president Vladimir Putin has hired Boyz II Men in an effort to increase the country's birth rate.
Alex DiVincenzo on 02/02/13 - 09:55 AM
Did you miss any of the popular album reviews around the website last week?

Popular Album Reviews
1) Local Natives - Hummingbird by Kelly Doherty (90%)
2) Tiny Moving Parts - This Couch Is Long... by Kelly Doherty (95%)
3) This Old Ghost - Family Room by Blake Solomon (85%)
4) Squid The Whale - Four More by Jack Appleby (80%)
5) Anavae - Into the Aether EP by Gregory Robson (75%)
6) Hidden Towers - Olympus Mons by Gregory Robson (75%)


Check out all the reviews here.
Jason Tate on 02/02/13 - 08:00 AM
Jason Tate on 02/02/13 - 06:00 AM
Head to the replies to see this week's UK Music Round-Up.
Andy Biddulph on 02/02/13 - 05:29 AM
You can watch Alexisonfire's set from their Farewell show in Sydney on Mosh Cam.

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Keagan Ilvonen on 02/01/13 - 10:40 PM
Head to the replies to stream a new Josh Ritter track entitled "In Your Arms Again."

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Keagan Ilvonen on 02/01/13 - 10:37 PM
Dave Grohl will be doing a AMA on Reddit on February 8th.

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Keagan Ilvonen on 02/01/13 - 10:35 PM
The Summer Set, We Are The In Crowd, Go Radio, and For The Foxes are going on tour in a few weeks and just launched a ticket giveaway site featuring all sorts of prizes from the bands and sponsors. Check it out here.
Christian Wagner on 02/01/13 - 10:00 PM
The Fresh Clothing is giving away a pop-punk mixtape. See below for track listing and download it here.

Track Listing
With The Punches - New York Minute
Broadway Calls - Open Letter
Major League - Walk Away
Such Gold - Two Year Plan
Neck Deep - What Did You Expect
State Champs - We Are The Brave
Me Vs. Hero - Can You Count, Suckers
Title Fight - Secret Society
Handguns - Porch Light
Mixtapes - All The Mistakes We Made
Christian Wagner on 02/01/13 - 09:48 PM
Keagan Ilvonen on 02/01/13 - 09:33 PM
In preparation for Over The Ocean's pre-order announcement next week, the band is giving away a free song entitled "Everything Will Change" from the band's last full length Paper House. Download it here.
Christian Wagner on 02/01/13 - 09:32 PM
You can check out PureVolume's recent interview with The Bronx's Matt Caughthran here.
Itís weird, you know? Bronx (IV) is the first Bronx record in five years, so now people know us more often for the mariachi stuff, but we donít care either wayóitís just one big musical output for all of us. We started the Bronx in 2002, and we very much love being in the Bronx. And the Mariachi El Bronx was a way of taking a break creatively. It kind of felt like we were hitting the wall a little bit after the third record, and we started El Bronx to keep our brain in some sort of electric shock and try a different kind of music. Something that was really cool and really important to LA. It ended up...
Drew Beringer on 02/01/13 - 07:38 PM
Update: Are you still skeptical? Want more evidence? Here you go.

Because it appears James Franco will be on to talk about Spring Breakers...
Keagan Ilvonen on 02/01/13 - 07:32 PM
Today's interview from the random questionnaire offered to any and all bands comes from Lights & Motion. You can read the interview here.
Jeremy Aaron on 02/01/13 - 07:17 PM
Head to the replies to stream Drake's new single "Started From The Bottom."
Keagan Ilvonen on 02/01/13 - 06:49 PM
There will be another Max Bemis and The Painful Splits album this Summer.
Keagan Ilvonen on 02/01/13 - 06:15 PM
Head to the replies to watch Saves The Day performing a new song entitled, "Ring Pop," in the replies.
Keagan Ilvonen on 02/01/13 - 05:35 PM
Dave Grohl's Sound City is now up on iTunes. What do you think?
Jason Tate on 02/01/13 - 03:11 PM
A Rocket To The Moon's album artwork for Wild & Free can be seen in the replies.
Keagan Ilvonen on 02/01/13 - 02:56 PM
Ht the replies to watch Buckcherry's video for "Gluttony."
Ryan Gardner on 02/01/13 - 02:12 PM
David Fincher will be directing Justin Timberlake's music video for "Suit & Tie."
Keagan Ilvonen on 02/01/13 - 02:11 PM
All of Tegan and Sara's albums, including their brand new effort, Heartthrob, are on sale for $5 on Amazon MP3. If you need further convincing, take a look at Drew's glowing review.
Alex DiVincenzo on 02/01/13 - 01:49 PM
Today we are happy to be streaming a split from Tallahassee, FL's Send Away Stranger (featuring members of Wavelets) and St. Louis, MO's Foxing. You can stream the three-song split in the replies and preorder the 7" vinyl here.
Thomas Nassiff on 02/01/13 - 01:45 PM
The Wonder Years have announced that they'll be playing the entire Vans Warped Tour this year on the main stage.
Thomas Nassiff on 02/01/13 - 01:07 PM
Broadway Calls is streaming Comfort/Distraction over here and the record will be officially released on Tuesday through No Sleep Records. We also chatted with the band about the record recently and you can check out the interview here if you missed it.
Deborah Remus on 02/01/13 - 01:05 PM
Senses Fail just posted a status simply saying "Monday." My money is on the band's going to release a new song.

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Keagan Ilvonen on 02/01/13 - 01:00 PM
You can now stream Silverstein's new album, This Is How The Wind Shift on Spotify. What do you think?
Keagan Ilvonen on 02/01/13 - 12:38 PM
Ra Ra Riot's new music video for "Beta Love" can be seen in the replies.
Keagan Ilvonen on 02/01/13 - 12:14 PM
Watch Depeche Mode's music video for "Heaven" in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 02/01/13 - 12:07 PM
Alter The Press is premiering a new Julia Brown (featuring members of Teen Suicide) song here.
Drew Beringer on 02/01/13 - 11:46 AM
Koji will have a special 7" for sale on the Acoustic Basement Tour, which kicks off today. It features a new song titled "Distance/Divide" and a cover of Evan Dando's "All My Life." It's limited to 300 copies, and it will not be available digitally.
Alex DiVincenzo on 02/01/13 - 11:44 AM
Tear Out The Heart will release their Victory Records debut, Violence (Produced By Caleb Shomo formerly of Attack Attack!) on March 19th, 2013.
Keagan Ilvonen on 02/01/13 - 11:38 AM
Jump to the replies to watch Tegan and Sara's performance of "Closer" and "I Was A Fool" from last night's episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live.

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Keagan Ilvonen on 02/01/13 - 11:35 AM
Head to the replies to listen to Alkaline Trio's new single, "I Wanna Be A Warhol," in the form of a lyric video.

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Keagan Ilvonen on 02/01/13 - 11:31 AM
After one of the crazier viral marketing schemes I've ever seen, it is finally winding down. Today we're lucky to premiere Shone's debut album, Heat Thing. Head to the replies to stream the album in it's entirety and be sure to keep posted to find out the band's official lineup next week. If you like what you hear, be sure to pre-order the album as well.
Keagan Ilvonen on 02/01/13 - 11:25 AM
You can watch part one of PureVolume's video interview (consisting of fan-submitted questions) with Of Mice & Men here.
Drew Beringer on 02/01/13 - 11:20 AM
If you're a fan of heavier music, you do not want to miss this premiere today. We have an early stream of Barrow's stunning new album Though I'm Alone, a nine-track auditory assault that will leave you begging for more. If you're a fan of Pianos Become The Teeth, Loma Prieta, and the like, you will certainly adore Though I'm Alone. Stream it at the band's AP.net profile and pre-order the record here via Mayfly Records.
Drew Beringer on 02/01/13 - 11:16 AM
Just a friendly reminder to make sure you check us out on other social networks. We are on Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Last.fm, and Rdio. The AP.net staff can also be found elsewhere online, this post highlights where. Show us some love.
Jason Tate on 02/01/13 - 11:00 AM
I believe most of you are familiar with El Jefe Design. He's the man behind some of those classic The Gaslight Anthem poster designs, as well as other bands. Today we're giving away some of his prints and calendars. All you have to do to enter is post a design from his site that you like and explain why. Prize details are in the replies. Good luck!
Drew Beringer on 02/01/13 - 10:51 AM
For Today will release an EP/DVD titled Prevailer on April 2nd via Razor & Tie. Watch a trailer in the replies.

Track Listing
01) From Zion
02) Crown of Thorns
03) Flesh And Blood
04) Open Heaven
05) Fearless (Acoustic)
Alex DiVincenzo on 02/01/13 - 10:37 AM
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