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The world's first igloo concert in what is thought to be the world's biggest igloo occurred by TesseracT for this year's Jägermeister Ice Cold Gig. A documentary and performance video are below.
Ryan Gardner on 03/31/15 - 08:11 PM
Punk Out is hosting a benefit show at at Arlene's Grocery in NYC on April 4th. The line-up includes Gatherer, Manic Pixi, PWR BTTM, CUTTERS, and Freya Wilcox & The Howl. Half the proceeds will be going to the Attic Youth Center - you can buy tickets for $10.
Ryan Gardner on 03/31/15 - 08:04 PM
Ciara's new album Jackie is on the way, and she's shared the album artwork, which you can check out in the replies alongside her first tour dates in six years.
Ryan Dennehy on 03/31/15 - 06:21 PM
A new song by Koji, called "Fury," can be streamed and purchased here.

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Jason Tate on 03/31/15 - 03:52 PM
A variety of record labels in and around Indiana have penned an open letter against the IRFRA law. The full letter is in the replies.
We join the chorus of Indiana residents and businesses calling on Governor Mike Pence and the Indiana General Assembly to repeal the IRFRA. Additionally, we appeal to our state government leaders to enact legislation clearly protecting the civil liberties of LGBT individuals to assure that none of our employees or neighbors may be discriminated against due to sexual orientation or gender identity.
Jason Tate on 03/31/15 - 03:32 PM
The Story So Far posted a 15-second clip of a new song on Facebook.
Alex DiVincenzo on 03/31/15 - 02:28 PM
Testament, Exodus, and Shattered Sun are heading out on the 'Dark Roots of Thrash II' tour, one of the biggest thrash metal tours of the Spring. If you're into loud guitar solos, this is the tour to be at. To get everyone excited for this tour, we're giving away a ton of merch from all three bands, which you can check out in the replies, as well as all tour dates and VIP options.
Jake Denning on 03/31/15 - 02:00 PM
Lithuania have signed to Lame-O Records and will release their debut LP Hardcore Friends via the label this summer. The first track from the album, "Pieces," can be streamed in the replies (via Spin). The band will also be touring with Hop Along; those dates are in the replies. RIYL Superheaven, Basement, other fuzzy grunge.
Thomas Nassiff on 03/31/15 - 01:01 PM
Quick reminder that Cartel will be chatting on this website on April 2nd at 4pm PST.
Jason Tate on 03/31/15 - 11:13 AM
Anti-Flag are now ten albums into their career, but there's no shortage of ire from the current social and political climate to fuel the punk iconoclasts. This is made a evident by the first single, "Fabled World," for which you can watch the new lyric video in the replies. The aggressive political punk anthem appears on American Spring, which drops on May 26th via Spinefarm Records.
Alex DiVincenzo on 03/31/15 - 11:05 AM
Smashing Pumpkins and Marilyn Manson will be touring together for the End Times Tour. Dates in the replies.

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Jason Tate on 03/31/15 - 10:47 AM
Rotting Out have confirmed they broke up because it "wasn't fun anymore" and that the band members were deep in debt.

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Jason Tate on 03/31/15 - 10:45 AM
Much The Same is writing a new album.
Are we writing new music? Yes! But it's going to be a very slow process so please be patient with us. We'll be taking our time and doing our best, otherwise what's the point? In the meantime you can hear new songs at our shows. Stay tuned for details!
Jason Tate on 03/31/15 - 10:41 AM
The Damnwells will be releasing a new, self-titled album on April 14, 2015 via Rock Ridge Music.
“What this record represents is four guys, 15 years, a few defeats, and a ton of tiny victories,” says Dezen. “What this record means to me is more than what you hear carved into the wax. This is about coming together. It's about brotherhood. It's about making music together. We have never been more excited to share anything with the fans.” The band plans to tour in support of the forthcoming album
Jason Tate on 03/31/15 - 10:39 AM
Justin Bieber is working with Kanye West and Rick Rubin on his new album.
I don't want to say "it's different," because that's what everyone says. But it is different, it's a grown-up version of Justin and I think people will be shocked.
Jason Tate on 03/31/15 - 10:37 AM
You can stream Speak Low If You Speak Love's re-release of Everything But What You Need over on Substream.
Keagan Ilvonen on 03/31/15 - 10:08 AM
The new Charming Liars' video for "Burn" is in the replies.
Ryan Gardner on 03/31/15 - 09:41 AM
Current and former members of Pentimento, Well Kept Things, Cute Is What We Aim For, and If Dishonored have formed a new hardcore band called Burn Book. The video for "Shut It Out" is in the replies.
Ryan Gardner on 03/31/15 - 09:38 AM
Say Anything will headline the Hebrews tour this summer, on which they'll be accompanied by both a full band and a live string quartet. Modern Baseball, Cymbals Eat Guitars and Hard Girls will provide support. Dares are in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 03/31/15 - 09:30 AM
The Maccabees have (finally) announced their brand new single "Marks To Prove It" which you can now hear in the replies. Details of the forthcoming album will be revealed soon.
Kyle Huntington on 03/31/15 - 08:39 AM
Refused will play intimate club shows in May and June this year across the U.S. Dates are in the replies.
Thomas Nassiff on 03/31/15 - 07:29 AM
And sometimes, I don't stop off of 54 to see you anymore.
Album ReviewsDeath Cab For Cutie - Kintsugi (Ryan Gardner)
Earl Sweatshirt - I Don't Like Shit, I Don't Go Outside (Jake Jenkins)
Ryan Gardner on 03/31/15 - 07:11 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 03/31/15 - 01:00 AM
All Time Low's new album is now streaming on the iTunes.
Jason Tate on 03/30/15 - 11:27 PM
Thomas threatened to pull out of our podcast if I didn't post about his label and their brand new signing today. OK, that's a lie. But Bad Timing Records has signed a new band, and they're good, and I wouldn't post about them if I didn't like them. The band is Bonfires, a pop-rock act out of Chicago, IL, and we've got an exclusive premire of their song "Bury Me" for you in the replies (it's also available for free download here). The band will have a new EP out this fall and are heading out on tour with Light Years and Dryjacket beginning next week.
Jason Tate on 03/30/15 - 05:24 PM
Matt Metzler has just launched AnberlinForever.com, a website featuring an extensive unauthorized biography about Anberlin.
When I first spoke to Stephen about the band’s decision to part ways, he revealed that, for a while, they weren’t even planning on recording a final album. “We were just so proud of Vital, because we put so much into that record,” he said. “We loved it so much. We felt like, here’s a record that music reviewers and a lot of fans said was our best work to date — so why not leave out on that?”
Jason Tate on 03/30/15 - 04:26 PM
Your favorite punk band, The Menzingers, are headlining two Red Bull Sound Select shows in New Jersey and Brooklyn on April 11 and 14, respectively. Big Eyes will support both dates with a different opening act on each one. These are the shows where you RSVP on the Internet then just pay $3 to get in at the door, based on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Thomas Nassiff on 03/30/15 - 03:22 PM
Everclear​'s new album Black Is The New Black is now up for pre-order via iTunes.

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Jason Tate on 03/30/15 - 03:19 PM
Wilco have canceled their show in Indiana this May. Good on them.
We're canceling our 5/7 show in Indianapolis. “Indiana Religious Freedom Restoration Act” feels like thinly disguised legal discrimination.
Jason Tate on 03/30/15 - 03:16 PM
Neon Trees have announced some new tour dates. They're in the replies.
Jason Tate on 03/30/15 - 02:25 PM
Frank Carter's new band is called Frank Carter & the Rattlesnakes and you can download a new song called "Fangs" on their website.
Jason Tate on 03/30/15 - 11:54 AM
Annabel's new song "Everything" from their upcoming album Having It All can be found in the replies. The album was produced by Evan Weiss.

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Jason Tate on 03/30/15 - 11:43 AM
Neck Deep are shooting a music video for the debut single off of their new album.

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Jason Tate on 03/30/15 - 11:42 AM
Members of Hail the Sun, I the Mighty, A Lot Like Birds, and A Perception have launched a Kickstarter to fund an album about the struggles of living with anxiety.

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Jason Tate on 03/30/15 - 11:40 AM
Haunt's new EP, A Killing Field, is streaming on their Bandcamp.

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Jason Tate on 03/30/15 - 11:39 AM
Foxing have begun pre-production for their second LP.

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Jason Tate on 03/30/15 - 11:37 AM
Silence The Assembly's new song "Familiar Family" can be heard in the replies.
Jason Tate on 03/30/15 - 11:36 AM
All Time Low's Future Hearts is streaming on iTunes Australia's First Play. Which doesn't work over here, but, yeah.
Jason Tate on 03/30/15 - 11:30 AM
It looks like The Devil Wears Prada is recording with Dan Korneff (Mayday Parade, A Day To Remember, and Pierce The Veil).

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Jason Tate on 03/30/15 - 11:26 AM
August Burns Red are teasing something for June 30th.

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Jason Tate on 03/30/15 - 11:25 AM
The Maine's new song "Same Suit, Different Tie" can be found in the replies.

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Jason Tate on 03/30/15 - 11:23 AM
Fall Out Boy's Patrick Stump recently appeared on an episode of Merrick and Australia. Patrick comes on around the half-hour mark and performs a cover.
Jason Tate on 03/30/15 - 11:20 AM
Jay Z's newly purchased streaming service, Tidal, is relaunching today.
Jason Tate on 03/30/15 - 11:18 AM
Off With Their Heads' frontman, Ryan Young, has posted a message in regard to an altercation at their show on Friday.
This tour has been great. Every show was fun. We had a blast with every crowd, every night. Until last night. One of the reasons that we stopped doing this band for a year was because we didn’t like the vibe at the shows. There are some people that genuinely connect with the music in one way or another, and then there are dick heads that seem to get off on ruining everyone’s night. I remember a friend of mine told me that I didn’t need to break our band up. I just needed to remember that at the end of the day, I don’t owe anyone a single thing. We went into this tour...
Jason Tate on 03/30/15 - 11:15 AM
Trevor Noah will be taking over for Jon Stewart on The Daily Show.
The network’s selection of Mr. Noah comes less than two months after Mr. Stewart, 52, revealed on Feb. 10 that he was leaving “The Daily Show” after a highly successful 16-year run that transformed the show into authoritative, satirical comedy on current events. (An exact timetable for Mr. Stewart’s departure has not been decided, Comedy Central said.)
Jason Tate on 03/30/15 - 11:12 AM
Modern Vinyl is reporting that Every Time I Die are currently selling their upcoming Record Store Day 7" at shows.
Jason Tate on 03/30/15 - 11:08 AM
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