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A teaser for Enter Shikari's The Mindsweeper can be found in the replies.
Jason Tate on 12/03/14 - 12:02 PM
GutterLIFE will be releasing its new EP Donít sleep on February 17 via We Are Triumphant Records. Today we are premiering the band's new song "Pursuit of Hopelessness" which you can stream in the replies.
Drew Beringer on 12/03/14 - 11:52 AM
Motionless In White, For Today, and Ice Nine Kills will be embarking on the "Beyond The Barricade" tour. Dates will be announced soon.
Christian Wagner on 12/03/14 - 09:10 AM
So to Hell with holiday romantics. December is for cynics.
Staff ReviewsChad Perrone - Kaleidoscope (Craig Manning)
Show ReviewsSay Anything, Saves the Day, Reggie and the Full Effect - Worcester, MA [Photos] (Alex DiVincenzo)
Staff InterviewsObey The Brave (Jake Denning)
Alex DiVincenzo on 12/03/14 - 07:16 AM
You can check out Run the Jewels new video for "Oh My Darling (Don't Cry)" in the replies. It's NSFW because boobs.
Drew Beringer on 12/02/14 - 08:32 PM
Blacklisted will release its new album, When People Grow, People Go, on February 10th via Deathwish. It's the band's first full-length release since 2009 - get excited, folks.
Drew Beringer on 12/02/14 - 08:30 PM
You can stream a new Sleater-Kinney song titled "Surface Envy" in the replies. The band's new record, No Cities To Love, hits stores on January 20th.
Drew Beringer on 12/02/14 - 08:25 PM
Jack Ladder & The Dreamlanders will release its new album, Playmates, on February 24th via Fat Possum. You can check out the video for the band's new track, "Come On Back This Way" (which features Sharon Van Etten), in the replies.
Drew Beringer on 12/02/14 - 05:31 PM
It's been confirmed that Jared Leto of 30 Seconds to Mars will be playing the Joker in the new Suicide Squad movie.
Jason Tate on 12/02/14 - 05:30 PM
Hidden in Plain View are offering special VIP Passes to the show at The Gramercy in NYC. With these special "add-on" tickets you'll be able to meet the band before the show for a special VIP soundcheck/meet and greet party with all you can drink "Hidden In Plain Brew" brewed by Joe Reo.
Jason Tate on 12/02/14 - 02:48 PM
How do speakers make sound? Check out this pretty cool visual explanation.
Jason Tate on 12/02/14 - 02:10 PM
I recently had the chance to sit down and talk with Aaron Marsh of Copeland about the band's new album Ixora, the future of the band, and what it was like to get back together and record after a few years off. You can check that out here.
This is like, I should do a different interview for 'What The Fuck Am I Doing Magazine' or something like that. So Twin is the bonus disc, so there will be a two disc set that's kind of the deluxe edition, we're calling it the Twin Edition, and so the bonus disc has all of the songs from the record in different versions, so some of them are acoustic, some of them are kind of remix, some of them, one of them is just kind of like a soundscape with, you...
Jason Tate on 12/02/14 - 01:42 PM
Anberlin has released a limited edition set of lithographs of hand written lyrics by Stephen.

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Jason Tate on 12/02/14 - 12:20 PM
Rolling Stone's top 50 albums of 2014. First place? U2. Second? Bruce Springsteen. Enjoy the laughs.

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Jason Tate on 12/02/14 - 12:18 PM
John Mayer has 12 songs written for his new album, production begins in February.

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Jason Tate on 12/02/14 - 12:17 PM
Abandon Kansas has signed to Emery's label, Bad Christian and launched an IndieGoGo for a new album.

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Jason Tate on 12/02/14 - 12:16 PM
Hit the replies for a video interview with Anthony Green.

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Jason Tate on 12/02/14 - 12:13 PM
All Time Low's Put up or Shut Up and So Wrong It's Right are now for sale on vinyl on Hopeless' website.
Jason Tate on 12/02/14 - 12:11 PM
Hit the replies to stream The Sidekicks' new song "Jesus Christ Supermalls."
Jason Tate on 12/02/14 - 12:09 PM
Brand New's Daisy will be getting a new pressing, it's first in a color, for release next week. Green vinyl, gatefold, priced at $22.50.
Jason Tate on 12/02/14 - 12:06 PM
Jason Tate on 12/02/14 - 12:03 PM
Fall Out Boy will be playing a small record release show for American Beauty/American Psycho in January in Chicago.
Jason Tate on 12/02/14 - 12:02 PM
Noah Gundersen's new EP, Twenty-Something, is streaming in the replies via Rdio.
Jason Tate on 12/02/14 - 11:58 AM
The Decemberist's lyric video for "Lake Song" is in the replies.
Jason Tate on 12/02/14 - 11:57 AM
Hit the replies to see The Killers perform their new Christmas tune "Joel, The Lump of Coal".
Jason Tate on 12/02/14 - 11:52 AM
Single Mothers will be touring across Western Canada and part of the U.S. in February. Dates in the replies.
Deborah Remus on 12/02/14 - 11:47 AM
Steve Schnur, Worldwide Executive and President of EA Music Group, will be a guest on "Renman Live" on December 3rd at 10AM PST. As President of EA Music Group, Schnur is responsible for the pursuit, creation and continuous development of the global vision for music in all EA games.
Ryan Gardner on 12/02/14 - 11:41 AM
A little late on this news post, but last month The Flats (Mat Kerekes from Citizen, his brother Chris and other collaborators) released an album called Liberation & The House In Blue, which you can stream in the replies and pick up for $1 on Bandcamp.
Thomas Nassiff on 12/02/14 - 11:36 AM
Doomtree have announced that they will be releasing a new record titled All Hands on January 27th. You can check out the artwork and a new track titled "Gray Duck" in the replies.
Jake Jenkins on 12/02/14 - 09:21 AM
Anthony Sorendino on 12/02/14 - 09:15 AM
Hip-hop duo Rae Sremmurd will be releasing their debut album, SremmLife, on January 6th via EarDrummers/Interscope. Hit the replies to check out the artwork.
Jake Jenkins on 12/02/14 - 09:12 AM
"Summer is over, and I wanna leave you satisfied."
Staff ReviewsCirca Survive - Descensus (Jake Jenkins)
Walk the Moon - Talking is Hard (Anthony Sorendino)
Front Porch Step - Whole Again EP
(Caitlin DeWeese)
Staff InterviewsAaron Marsh of Copeland (Jason Tate)
Anthony Sorendino on 12/02/14 - 07:31 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.
Jason Tate on 12/02/14 - 02:00 AM
Shad has posted his new Boarding Pass EP as a free download on Bandcamp. Would definitely recommend picking it up.
Jonathan Bautts on 12/01/14 - 11:09 PM
Thrice will be repressing Major/Minor on vinyl on January 20th. Pre-orders are now up.
Jason Tate on 12/01/14 - 05:35 PM
Its Teeth will self-release his new EP, Pulses, on December 16th. You can stream a new song, "Life Support," on bandcamp, where you can also pre-order the EP. All proceeds are being donated to a no-kill animal shelter.

Track Listing
1. Directional Passages
2. Life Support
3. Pulses, Revision v.ii
Alex DiVincenzo on 12/01/14 - 05:12 PM
Well, this year sure seemed to go by quickly. We're currently gearing up for the end of the year feature where we compile all of our favorite albums into a big database for you to search through. While the staff are stressing over putting together their lists, and members are encouraged to post their favorites in our forums, we're also continuing our tradition of asking for lists from band members, label folk, and others in the music industry. If you fit into one of the aforementioned categories and would like to submit your list to us -- please do so here. Everyone here at AP.net would like to wish you all a happy and safe holiday season, keep an eye out for this feature right around...
Jason Tate on 12/01/14 - 05:09 PM
You can download an exclusive XTRMST BitTorrent Bundle and read an interview with BitTorrent. The band will also be doing a Tumblr Q&A at 4PM ET.
Ryan Gardner on 12/01/14 - 03:31 PM
Title Fight will release Hyperview on February 3rd via Anti- Records. You can watch the band's video for first single, "Chlorine," in the replies via The Fader.
Keagan Ilvonen on 12/01/14 - 12:37 PM
House of Cards' season 3 will be returning to Netflix on February 27th.
Jason Tate on 12/01/14 - 12:36 PM
Killer Mike has co-written an op-ed in USA Today discussing the treatment of rap music in courts.
As recent research has revealed, rap lyrics have been introduced as evidence of a defendant's criminal behavior in hundreds of cases nationwide, frequently leading to convictions that are based on prosecutors' blatant mischaracterizations of the genre. Ignoring many of the elements that signal rap as form of artistic expression, such as rappers' use of stage names or their frequent use of metaphor and hyperbole, prosecutors will present rap as literal autobiography. In effect, they ask jurors to suspend the distinction between author and narrator, reality and fiction, to secure guilty verdicts.
Jason Tate on 12/01/14 - 12:35 PM
Some of the b-sides from Andrew McMahon's recent album have shown up on Tumblr: "Lottery Ticket," "Art School Girlfriend" and "Shelter Breaks."
Jason Tate on 12/01/14 - 12:30 PM
No Sleep Records are now selling their 2015 subscription package.
Jason Tate on 12/01/14 - 12:28 PM
Disashi of Gym Class Heroes has posted a video for "3 In The Morning" -- it's in the replies. The song can be downloaded here.
Jason Tate on 12/01/14 - 12:24 PM
Alkaline Trio have released their Past Live box set which includes all eight of their full lengths in an exclusive color.

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Jason Tate on 12/01/14 - 12:20 PM
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