Title Fight will be touring Europe in 2013. You can check out dates and tickets here and you can check out the tour poster in the replies.

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Drew Beringer on 12/10/12 - 11:22 AM
Finch have added three more dates to its UK What It Is To Burn run. They had already announced a show at London's Brixton Academy on March 22nd. You can check out the dates and venues in the replies.

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Drew Beringer on 12/10/12 - 11:20 AM
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 - 11:18 AM
Imagine Dragons will be heading out on its first ever headlining tour in Spring 2013. The band will be taking Atlas Genius as support. You can find more details and the tour dates in the replies.
Drew Beringer on 12/10/12 - 11:13 AM
Head on over to Alter The Press to check out a recent interview they did with Chuck Comeau of Simple Plan. They discuss the band's new book, take a nostalgic look back to the story of the band's origins and much more.
From The Interview It just felt like it was the right time. After ten years since the first album came out ["No Pads, No Helmets…Just Balls"] it was good timing. I was so happy we were able to put it out when the band is still current and doing well. This wasn't like when a band puts out a book ten years after they had their biggest hit when their career is going down the train. I thought it would be cool and great timing when things are still going amazing for the band. We...
Drew Beringer on 12/10/12 - 11:10 AM
You can stream the latest episode of the Every Time I Die "Pudcast" in the replies.
Drew Beringer on 12/10/12 - 11:07 AM
To celebrate Nick Martin's (Underminded) 30th birthday, Under The Gun listed the five most essential tracks from his career. Check it out here and wish Nick a happy birthday over at his Twitter.
Drew Beringer on 12/10/12 - 11:03 AM
Northern Faces have posted their new song "You Not Me" which you can stream here. The band has also signed to a pretty well known label. Any guesses as to who they signed with?
Keagan Ilvonen on 12/10/12 - 10:52 AM
Boysetsfire have announced some line-up changes. They have also begun writing new material and are preparing to tour. Read their statement below.
StatementBoySetsFire has been a band for nearly two decades. In that time we have played hundreds of shows to anyone that would watch us, from basements to festival audiences. We lived through the terror of rap-rock, the tyranny of nu-metal, and the dark days of pop-punk. We were around before the internet. Truth. We made demo tapes. We have recorded 4 LPs, EPs, CDs, and even a Cassingle. We have played Rookie over 1,000 times. We have fallen off more stages than most people have stood on. We have been signed and dropped and signed and dropped....
Alex DiVincenzo on 12/10/12 - 10:27 AM
Sony will cease production on their cassette player/recorders in January 2013. How am I going to listen to my new New Found Glory tape?
Alex DiVincenzo on 12/10/12 - 10:21 AM
We're excited to announce that The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus will be hitting the road with Broadway and The Action Blast in February. Hit the replies for the tour dates and flyer.
Ryan Gardner on 12/10/12 - 10:19 AM
Fueled By Ramen will be releasing the soundtrack to HBO's Girls on January 8th. The compilation will include new music from fun., Tegan and Sara, and others.

Track Listing
01) Robyn – Dancing On My Own
02) Fun. – Sight Of The Sun
03) Harper Simon – Wishes And Stars
04) Santigold – Girls
05) White Sea – Overdrawn
06) Grouplove – Everyone’s Gonna Get High
07) Sleigh Bells – Infinity Guitars
08) Tegan & Sara – Fool To Cry
09) The Echo-Friendly – Same Mistakes
10) Icona Pop – I Love It
11) Belle & Sebastian – I Don’t Love Anyone
12) The Troggs – With A Girl Like You
13) Fleet Foxes – Montezuma
14) Oh Land – White Nights
15) Generationals – Yours Forever
16) The Vaccines – Wreckin’ Bar (Ra...
Joe DeAndrea on 12/10/12 - 10:14 AM
Update #3: The high resolution artwork for Dogs Eating Dogs has been added to the AP.net gallery.

Update #2: A higher quality stream is available here.

: A radio rip of the track can be streamed here.

A new Blink-182 song entitled "Boxing Day" will debut tonight on Zane Lowe's BBC Radio 1 show.
Alex DiVincenzo on 12/10/12 - 10:11 AM
fun.'s new iTunes session is now available.

Track Listing
01) Carry On
02) The Gambler
03) Some Nights
04) We Are Young
05) Queen of the Slipstream (Van Morrison cover)
06) Stars
07) It Gets Better
Joe DeAndrea on 12/10/12 - 10:03 AM
Taylor Swift's music video for her new single, "I Knew You Were Trouble," will premiere on MTV on December 13th. Pictures from the video can be seen here.
Joe DeAndrea on 12/10/12 - 09:59 AM
Imagine Dragons' music video for "Radioactive" can be seen in the replies.
Joe DeAndrea on 12/10/12 - 09:55 AM
Paramore and Ryan Russell are teaming up to offer a four-pack of photos with all the proceeds going to Hurricane Sandy relief. They are available here.
Thomas Nassiff on 12/10/12 - 09:52 AM
Shai Hulud has released the title track from its new album, Reach Beyond The Sun. You can stream the song in the replies. The record will come out on February 19, 2013 and preorders are available here. A relevant reminder: Chad Gilbert is on vocals for this album.
Thomas Nassiff on 12/10/12 - 09:34 AM
A new A Rocket To The Moon song entitled "Ever Enough" can be streamed here.
Joe DeAndrea on 12/10/12 - 07:38 AM
Today, we're excited to premiere a new acoustic rendition of a song from SONS. Hailing from Huntington, Indiana, SONS will appeal to fans of Kevin Devine, mewithoutYou, and The Dear Hunter. Interested? Hit the replies or their AP.net Profile to check out "Doubt." The track comes from their upcoming EP, Keep Quieter, which drops tomorrow via SloSpeak Records.
Ryan Gardner on 12/10/12 - 07:27 AM
William Beckett will be selling his new EPs digitally for $1 over the next few weeks. You can purchase Walk the Talk on bandcamp.
Joe DeAndrea on 12/10/12 - 06:40 AM
You can stream the new Boys Like Girls album Crazy World over at AOL.com.
Drew Beringer on 12/10/12 - 06:32 AM
This is the last time I let the winter have its way with me.
Show ReviewsNew Found Glory, The Story So Far, Candy Hearts - Pawtucket, RI (Alex DiVincenzo)
Alex DiVincenzo on 12/10/12 - 05:49 AM
Gorilla vs. Bear posts its top 100 songs of the year — spoiler alert, #1 is Usher's "Climax" — with a link to download the whole list. Check it out here.
Jay Nainav on 12/10/12 - 05:29 AM
You can watch Yellowcard's new video for "Awakening" here. It's pretty cool.
Drew Beringer on 12/10/12 - 05:18 AM
After parting ways with their original vocalist, The Company We Keep (members of Motion City Soundtrack, The Receiving End Of Sirens, Misery Signals) went right back to work, auditioning new singers and tracking new songs. The result: Alabama-native Haden Brightwell, a 21-year-old sure to make an impact right away. Hit the replies to read about the band's upcoming plans and hear a clip of "Rabbit Without A Hat," a song from the band's forthcoming LP.
Jack Appleby on 12/09/12 - 11:31 PM
Soundsupply has released their next 'drop' -- this one containing a bunch of albums picked by you guys, from this thread. Soundsupply is a new website that bundles together a bunch of digital albums - all for one price. For the holidays, they're going to introduce a special feature called the Gift Drop. When purchased for $30, the buyer will get a copy of Drop 6 for themselves plus the ability to send the Drop to 2 of their friends. Check out a video explaining the new drop in the replies.

Albums Offered
1) Defeater "Empty Days & Sleepless Nights" (Bridge 9 Records)
2) Loney Dear "Hall Music" (Polyvinyl)
3) The Lighthouse & The Whaler "This Is An Adventure" (Self)
4) The...
Drew Beringer on 12/09/12 - 09:27 PM
Head to the replies to read this week's Hip-Hop Music Round-Up.
Deborah Remus on 12/09/12 - 05:57 PM
Head to the replies to see this week's Small Band Round-Up.
Christian Wagner on 12/09/12 - 05:11 PM
Head to the replies to see this week's UK Music Round-Up.
Andy Biddulph on 12/09/12 - 03:18 PM
"I don't just want to be a footnote in someone else's happiness."
Ryan GardnerThis week I've pretty much strictly listened to Fall Out Boy's Folie a Deux and Northstar's Pollyanna. I also read Richard Yates' Revolutionary Road, which is a truly great book (and movie).
Jack ApplebyThe new The Company We Keep demos are great - very excited to reveal their new singer tomorrow. Other than that, been browsing through albums I missed earlier in the year - Metric, Basement, Lower Than Atlantis, and The American Scene.
Ryan Gardner on 12/09/12 - 11:17 AM
Looking for some new music? Head to the replies to see what was submitted to AP.net recently.
Ryan Gardner on 12/08/12 - 10:08 PM
You can check out our interview with The Amity Affliction here. The band is currently touring in support of their brand new album, Chasing Ghosts, which hit #1 in Australia.
From The InterviewI'm pretty vehemently anti-Christian, I think it's an absolutely disgusting practice to force that on kids - I'm happy for other people if they'd like to be Christian, as long as they find their own way there. When it's being forced on you, I think it's disgusting.
Jake Denning on 12/08/12 - 01:51 PM
Against the Current's cover of "All I Want For Christmas Is You" can be seen in the replies.
Joe DeAndrea on 12/08/12 - 01:50 PM
Happy 24th birthday to The Summer Set bassist Stephen Gomez.
Joe DeAndrea on 12/08/12 - 01:50 PM
You can watch Silverstein's new lyric video for "Stand Amid The Roar" in the replies.

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Drew Beringer on 12/08/12 - 01:00 PM
In a recent interview, Koji noted that his upcoming Run For Cover debut is currently being mixed and was produced by Will Yip.

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Drew Beringer on 12/08/12 - 12:51 PM
You can stream Bruno Mars' new album Unorthodox Jukebox here.

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Drew Beringer on 12/08/12 - 12:40 PM
You can watch Big Boi's performance of "Mama Told Me" (featuring Little Dragon instead of Kelly Rowland) on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon here. You can also stream the alternate version of the song in the replies.
Drew Beringer on 12/08/12 - 12:34 PM
You can stream a new Boys Like Girls' song titled "Leaving California" in the replies.
Drew Beringer on 12/08/12 - 12:15 PM
Update: Mark has tweeted another piece to the artwork. Tom posted the third piece on his Instagram.

Travis Barker tweeted 1/4th of the artwork to Blink 182's upcoming Dogs Eating Dogs EP. You can view it in the replies.
Drew Beringer on 12/08/12 - 12:11 PM
The Almost have finished its upcoming album.
Drew Beringer on 12/08/12 - 12:07 PM
Gameday Regulars singer Will Romeo posted an acoustic version of a new song called "Kids Of The Cove" from the band's upcoming record Nobody Likes A Quitter. You can view it in the replies.
Christian Wagner on 12/08/12 - 10:26 AM
In case you missed them during the week or did not have time to read them before, head to the replies for a second chance to check out all of the reviews that were posted.
Deborah Remus on 12/08/12 - 09:40 AM
Did you miss any of the popular album reviews around the website last week?

Popular Album Reviews
1) Green Day - ¡Dos! by Craig Manning (50%)
2) Further Seems Forever - Penny Black by Scott Weber (76%)
3) Real Friends - Three Songs About The... by Kelly Doherty (85%)
4) Muse - The 2nd Law by Craig Manning (65%)
5) Heart To Heart - Heart To Heart by Kelly Doherty (63%)
6) Fierce Brosnan - Good Luck Exploding by Kelly Doherty (86%)
7) Joan Of Arc - Joan Of Arc by Kelly Doherty (72%)
8) Instant Empire - Heavy Hollow by ohgodohnoiam (80%)
9) Northbound - As Long As The Sun Is Up by JamieTheSonger (80%)

Check out all the reviews here.
Jason Tate on 12/08/12 - 07:00 AM
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