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Fireworks guitarist Brett Ayala Jones announces preorders of solo EP, "Tramp" on hometown label Save Your Generation Records.
Jason Tate on 12/23/14 - 02:02 PM
Fireworks have released a new EP, Oh, Common Life-Sessions, on Bandcamp.
Money raised from the sale of the EP will go to Alternatives For Girls a Detroit organization that aims to help homeless and high risk girls and young women avoid violence, teen pregnancy and exploitation. Alternatives For Girls aim is to offer support, resources and opportunities to be safe, grow strong and make positive choices in their lives.
Jason Tate on 06/06/14 - 11:50 AM
Check the replies to watch Fireworks performing "Bed Sores" and "Woods" live acoustically. (via)
Thomas Nassiff on 05/05/14 - 12:59 PM
Head to the replies to stream an unreleased Fireworks song called "Oh, Common Life," which was left off the tracklisting of the band's new album. If you remember when the group first posted a teaser video with a short audio sample ... this is that. Also, Oh, Common Life debuted No. 1 on the Billboard Heatseekers Chart, No. 5 on the vinyl chart and No. 148 on the Billboard 200.
Thomas Nassiff on 04/03/14 - 11:05 AM
You can watch Fireworks' frontman, Dave Mackinder perform "Run, Brother, Run" for their Nervous Energies session in the replies.
Keagan Ilvonen on 03/27/14 - 03:17 PM
Fireworks are streaming a new song titled "Flies On Tape" on Stereogum.
Alex DiVincenzo on 03/04/14 - 11:21 AM
Update: The chat is now over! Thanks so much to everyone who participated. Oh, Common Life comes out on March 25 via Triple Crown and you can preorder it here!

Fireworks will be chatting in this thread beginning at 8pm EST / 5pm PST. Come on in and ask them about their new record Oh, Common Life, their upcoming tour with The Wonder Years, what bear is best or whatever else you wanna talk about!
Thomas Nassiff on 02/27/14 - 05:52 PM
Fireworks will be chatting here on AP.net this Thursday, February 27, at 8PM EST / 5PM PST. You can stop by to ask the band questions about its new record, Oh, Common Life, which drops on March 25 via Triple Crown, or their upcoming tour supporting The Wonder Years. Set yr calendars!
Thomas Nassiff on 02/25/14 - 07:44 AM
You can stream a new Fireworks song called "Glowing Crosses" in the replies. The band's third full-length, Oh, Common Life, is out on March 25 via Triple Crown.
Thomas Nassiff on 02/13/14 - 12:07 PM
Fireworks will return with its highly anticipated new full-length, Oh, Common Life, on March 25 via Triple Crown Records. It was recorded last fall with Brian McTernan. Additionally, the band will be replacing Defeater as direct support on the entirety of The Wonder Years' recently announced spring headlining tour.
“This is a record of self-realization. It’s all pretty self-absorbed and personal, and it all came from within. When we show it to people close to us, it can get uncomfortable because of how personal and relatable it is.” says guitarist and back up vocalist, Chris Mojan. “We were able to break everything down when we were writing,” Mojan continues. “I think that shows on the...
Thomas Nassiff on 01/29/14 - 11:59 AM
Fireworks just posted a photo on Twitter of a test press for what is probably their new full-length.
Thomas Nassiff on 01/29/14 - 10:31 AM
Jump to the replies to hear a clip of what appears to be a new Fireworks song called "Oh, Common Life." Excitement!
Thomas Nassiff on 12/13/13 - 02:12 PM
Fireworks looks like it's beginning to tease something on its website. Yaaaaay.
Thomas Nassiff on 11/05/13 - 10:11 AM
Fireworks is demoing some new music.
Thomas Nassiff on 06/07/12 - 08:02 PM
Fireworks will be doing a hometown holiday show on December 27th. Head to the replies for details.
Dre Okorley on 11/28/11 - 08:07 PM
Run For Cover will repress Fireworks' We Are Everywhere EP on vinyl next year.
Dre Okorley on 10/03/11 - 12:57 AM
Fireworks' music video for "Arrows" can be seen here.
Alex DiVincenzo on 09/22/11 - 10:53 AM
Watch the trailer for Fireworks' "Arrows" music video in the replies. The full video will premiere later this week.
Alex DiVincenzo on 09/19/11 - 05:15 PM
Full set videos from Fireworks, Transit, Hostage Calm, Lions Lions and Mixtapes can be viewed here.
Alex DiVincenzo on 06/16/11 - 04:56 PM
Hit the replies to watch Fireworks perform on a subway.

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Matthew Tsai on 05/19/11 - 11:18 PM
Edit: The chat is now over. Thanks to Kyle, Tymm and Dave for stopping by!

Fireworks will be chatting in this thread at 8 p.m. EST/5 p.m. PST. Join in and talk about Gospel, the Manscout Jamboree and whatever else comes up!
Thomas Nassiff on 05/19/11 - 05:48 PM
Head to the replies to watch a teaser for Fireworks' new album, Gospel. Don't forget that the band will be chatting here on AP.net tonight at 8pm (EST).
Alex DiVincenzo on 05/19/11 - 12:42 PM
Hey kids. Fireworks will be chatting on AP.net tomorrow at 8 p.m. EST. That's 5 p.m. PST for all you people who live on the other side of the country. Stop in and talk to the guys about Gospel, which drops next week, their recent run of dates on the Manscout Jamboree, their future plans, why they like eating breakfast for dinner and why they like "USA" chants so much.
Thomas Nassiff on 05/18/11 - 01:31 PM
Dates for Fireworks' headlining tour with Hostage Calm and Mixtapes can be found in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 05/13/11 - 03:51 PM
Head to the replies to watch a lyric video for Fireworks' "Arrows."
Alex DiVincenzo on 04/28/11 - 11:46 AM
Watch Fireworks perform a new song, "Five Years," acoustically here.
Alex DiVincenzo on 04/20/11 - 06:31 PM
Fireworks will rejoin the Manscout Jamboree tour on April 22 in Las Vegas, NV.
Alex DiVincenzo on 04/18/11 - 03:38 PM
UPDATE: Dave's father passed away. Our hearts are with the band in this time of need.

Fireworks have dropped off their co-headlining tour with The Wonder Years indefinitely.
Alex DiVincenzo on 04/11/11 - 12:58 PM
You can head here to listen to a new Fireworks song called "Summer" off of their upcoming full-length, Gospel. You can get a download of the song if you connect with Facebook or Twitter.
Thomas Nassiff on 04/07/11 - 12:25 PM
Watch Fireworks perform a new song called "Five Years" acoustic here.
Christian Wagner on 04/04/11 - 10:24 AM
EDIT: The tracklisting is now available in the replies.

Fireworks will release Gospel on May 24 via Triple Crown Records. The cover art can be found in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 03/16/11 - 02:11 PM
Fireworks has released the Bonfires EP on cassette tape and you can now order it via Lost Tape Collective.
Thomas Nassiff on 02/08/11 - 02:18 PM
Pre-orders for Fireworks' Bonfires 7" are now available on Run For Cover's webstore.

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Matthew Tsai on 12/16/10 - 12:51 PM
Pre-order the new Fireworks EP entitled Bonfires on iTunes.

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Christian Wagner on 12/03/10 - 08:43 AM
You can hear clips of Fireworks' new EP, Bonfires, here.

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Keagan Ilvonen on 12/01/10 - 03:02 PM
Fireworks posted a new song entitled "I Grew Up In A Legion Hall" on tumblr.
Alex DiVincenzo on 11/28/10 - 05:05 PM
Fireworks will release a new EP titled Bonfires on December 9th. The tracklisting can be seen in the replies.

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Matthew Tsai on 11/16/10 - 07:16 PM
Lost Tape Collective will host a holiday show featuring Fireworks, Man Overboard, Vinnie Caruana, Transit, and Hostage Calm. It will take place at the First Unitarian Church in Philadelphia on December 30th, and tickets are available here. To celebrate, enter the code "HOLIDAYZ" to save 15% at their webstore.
Alex DiVincenzo on 11/04/10 - 10:50 AM
Full live sets from Fireworks, The Swellers, and Transit can be seen here.
Alex DiVincenzo on 10/03/10 - 03:06 PM
For Your Friends Booking is putting on a show in Jacksonville on December 11 for the benefit of St. Jude's Hospital. The show is in honor of a Jacksonville girl named Carly who passed away from cancer recently. Numerous local businesses will be donating to the show, as well as Fireworks and The Wonder Years. In Due Time, The Red Baron, With Blood Comes Cleansing, and Our Finest Hour are all reuniting for the show, and more details can be seen here.
Thomas Nassiff on 09/23/10 - 06:57 PM
You can read my preview of the "All I Have Left To Offer Is This Tour, Tour" featuring Fireworks, The Swellers, Man Overboard, and Transit here.
Thomas Nassiff on 09/09/10 - 02:07 PM
Fireworks are currently on the road with The Swellers, Man Overboard and Transit for their "All We Have Left To Offer Is This Tour tour", and Triple Crown Records is giving away a CD, LP and poster signed by the band. All you have to do is write on the Triple Crown Records Facebook wall about your upcoming or past show to enter, and one winner will be chosen on Monday, August 23 at 6 p.m. ET. You can enter here.
Keagan Ilvonen on 08/17/10 - 10:10 PM
Fireworks will release a new 3-song EP to be released this fall on Triple Crown (digital) and Run For Cover (7"). Watch them work on it in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 08/03/10 - 07:35 PM
Dates for Fireworks upcoming tour with The Swellers, Man Overboard and Transit can be seen here.
Keagan Ilvonen on 06/28/10 - 09:33 PM
It looks like Fireworks will be touring with The Swellers, Man Overboard and Transit.

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Keagan Ilvonen on 06/24/10 - 11:06 PM
Fireworks has started demoing new songs.

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Blake Solomon on 05/11/10 - 08:08 AM
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