While I’m not really into Four Year Strong or the “easy-core” genre like I was when I was 16, I still had a great time at the show. The band just knows how to write hooks, gang vocals, and bring all the energy to the stage live. I had mixed feelings about Transit’s set similar to my mixed feelings about their albums. And then Such Gold managed to have even more energy live than on their albums, a great feat for such a young band. Regardless of what era of Four Year Strong you’re into – or even if you aren’t too into them anymore – their show is highly entertaining with...
Hit the replies to stream Four Year Strong's two new songs "What's In The Box?" and "So You're Saying There's a Chance." The songs come from the band's new EP, Go Down in History, which releases tomorrow.
Four Year Strong's first release since 2011's In Some Way, Shape Or Form will be a five-song EP called Go Down In History. It'll be out July 22 via Pure Noise Records (their signing to the label was announced last week). Check the album art in the replies.
1. What’s In The Box?
2. Living Proof Of A Stubborn Youth
3. Tread Lightly
4. Go Down In History
5. So You’re Saying There’s A Chance…
You can check out our interview with Four Year Stronghere. The band is currently out on Bayside's "Great American Cult" U.S. tour.
We’re going to go back and do some more songs after this tour, doing some more writing and recording. I think we’re going to do something in the summer, that’s going to be in the U.S…people will find out about it in a little while…
In an interview earlier today with Alan Day (Four Year Strong, The Here and Now), we have confirmed that Four Year Strong is not breaking up, going against many rumors flying around earlier today. In the interview, which you can read here, we spoke to Alan about his new project, The Here and Now, which has a new EP called Born To Make Believe Part I available now for name-your-own-price download via Black Numbers. He told us that his upcoming tour dates would be played with a full band for the first time and also discussed influences and the writing/recording process.
There's no real plans with Four Year Strong right now. Like...we are not breaking up, and that's what a lot of people...
Black Numbers has signed The Here and Now (Alan Day of Four Year Strong). His debut EP, Born To Make Believe Part 1, is now available as a name-your-price download on bandcamp, and a vinyl release is forthcoming.
Last night on the last date of the AltPress Tour, members of The Swellers and other bands stole Four Year Strong's encore and played "Wasting Time (Eternal Summer)" before FYS could make it back to the stage. Head to the replies to check out the video, which ends with most of the tour singing along together on stage.
Head here to check out Four Year Strong performing an unreleased song from their upcoming record, In Some Way, Shape or Form, called "Fairweather Fan." Worthy of note: the song has a reference to Rise Or Die Trying in the bridge.