I had the opportunity to speak with Buddy Nielsen of Senses Fail and we talked about his band's new album, Renacer, and the inspiration behind the album, the mindset while recording it, and what why it's important to be a veteran band helping out younger bands. You can read the entire thing here.
We don’t make music to make it anymore; we don’t make music to, you know, pay our bills. We do it because we love it and that takes so much pressure off what you have to do. You put a record out there and hope that…you do it for yourself and you can actually do that, because most bands up and coming think that they have to write a record that appeals to this fan and these kids like this and we...
Forever Came Calling have become one of our favorite up and coming pop-punk bands on AP.net after the release of Contender. So we're super excited to premiere the band's new music video for "Ides." Jump to the replies to check it out and leave your thoughts.
Although taking their name from the iconic The Get Up Kids, Olympia, Washington's Four Minute Mile fit perfectly in the modern pop-punk scene. One dash of Forever Came Calling, a touch of Such Gold, and a little bit of Stickup Kid, this is a band that will be sure to win you over. Today we're premiering the music video for "Grey" which comes from the band's latest Better Days Records release Bridges / Streetlights. Watch the video in the replies and leave your thoughts as well.
Marianas Trench have signed with Cherrytree Records, which will handle all of the band's releases outside of Canada. A four song EP, Face the Music, will be released on on May 14th and two days after the band will begin a US tour. Dates are in the replies.
PureVolume has posted another hilarious video of comedian Grant Cotter interviewing musicians from the Warped Tour Kickoff show. This one features Grant talking what to expect on Warped Tour and the New Zealand-Australia rivalry with Gin Wigmore.
We're giving away a pair of tickets for the Andrew McMahonshow at the Paramount in New York on April 13th. To win, tell me how Andrew's music turned you into the music fanatic you are today. I will notify a winner by tomorrow morning. Good luck.
Soundsupply has released their latest 'drop' - only this time it's miniature! Let me explain. They're doing a whole month of Mini-Drops, with a new one launching every Monday in April. Mini Drops are 5 albums, sold for just a week at $10. They're highly curated around a specific theme or genre. This first drop is being called "My Other Band Is Another Band" and it features artists from Smashing Pumpkins, Weezer, Spoon, Dashboard Confessional and Alkaline Trio going solo. The Bonus EP is a 2-song debut from Joelly Coan's (The Felix Culpa) new band, Thereafter. It is the first time the public will ever get to hear and download his new music.
I the Mighty will release their full-length debut, Satori, on June 11th via Equal Vision Records. The artwork can be seen in the replies, along with the band's new music video for "Speak to Me."
01) Speak to Me
03) Some Say It's Your Loss
05) Artful Temptress (Paint Me Senseless)
06) The Frame II: Keep Breathing
07) Four Letter Words
10) A Spoonful of Shallow Makes Your Head an Empty Space
12) Between the Lines
13) The Quick Fix