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A$AP Rocky's sophomore full length At.Long.Last.A$AP was set to be released on June 2nd, but is now being released to iTunes at midnight tonight.
Ryan Dennehy on 05/25/15 - 06:33 PM
Matchbook Romance's Stories and Alibis will be coming to vinyl in time for Warped Tour.
Jason Tate on 05/25/15 - 04:56 PM
Punk Rock Preschool. Yap.
When you were a kid, did you dread the boredom of learning geometry? Well, take a seat in Jarred Geller's preschool classroom and learning will never be dull again! Geller, a second year instructor for Teach For America has integrated punk rock into his classroom to help keep his four year old pupils interested and engaged. These lucky students get to rock out with their air guitars while learning a variety of subjects, including math, science and entrepreneurship! Most recently, Gellar is using his musical flare to help teach his preschoolers about civics, economics and business. They have even started a kickstarter campaign to raise money for animal...
Jason Tate on 05/25/15 - 11:18 AM
Fall Out Boy BBC Radio 1's Big Weekend performance is up on the BBC's website.

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Jason Tate on 05/25/15 - 11:16 AM
Butch Walker's recent concert was featured on Yahoo! Music. Damn he's good.

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Jason Tate on 05/25/15 - 11:15 AM
Swimmers are teasing new music.

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Jason Tate on 05/25/15 - 11:13 AM
Ignite will be releasing on their first new LP in over 10 years. The album was recorded with Cameron Webb.

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Jason Tate on 05/25/15 - 11:12 AM
It looks like This Wild Life are in the studio with Jeremy McKinnon.

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Jason Tate on 05/25/15 - 11:07 AM
As Cities Burn will be doing a ten year tour.

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Jason Tate on 05/25/15 - 11:06 AM
Ryan Key of Yellowcard tweeted out a picture of some music being worked on with the hashtag #NFGYC.
Jason Tate on 05/25/15 - 11:04 AM
During Yuck's North American tour last year, the band stopped by Chicago's Lincoln Hall and Chalk TV were on hand to film some of the set. Head to the replies to check out a professionally shot video of "Middle Sea" and don't forget to hit up the Chalk TV official YouTube channel to see more awesome videos from the likes of Say Anything, La Dispute, Mansions and more.
Kyle Huntington on 05/25/15 - 08:55 AM
It's Sunday, and that means it's recommendation day. Here are the staff recommendations for the past week. Hit the replies to let us know what you've loved as well.
Jason TateAs always, check out my blog and the AP.net podcast.
Lueda AliaPolyenso's new demos have been blowing me away. Stév's debut Beyond Stolen Notes has also been in constant rotation. If you're a fan of Bonobo or ODESZA, you must listen to "Bamboo Delays."
Kyle HuntingtonNothing but Loci Records stuff (Emancipator's label) which includes the aforementioned Stèv record. Also, AP.net community, your new favourite album is released this year in the form of Friends In America's Old Indifference. Hold tight.
Jason Tate on 05/24/15 - 01:00 AM
Thrice have put up some of their new tour merch with a 15% off Memorial Day sale. Play Deadbolt.
Jason Tate on 05/23/15 - 01:03 PM
As I talked about a little in this week's podcast, I've been working on a lengthier article in response to a lot of the stuff that's been going on in our music scene lately. It's on my blog because it gets long and I think it's a better reading experience there.
Sometimes I find myself trapped in a cycle of cynicism, believing that the way things are is the how they will stay. I remember feeling this way a lot during those first Bush-as-President years, and I’ve felt the dark coils wrapped around my mind again recently. With all of the news popping up around the Pure Noise Records situations, the what-feels-like weekly new discoveries of misconduct within the music scene, and the almost...
Jason Tate on 05/23/15 - 11:25 AM
Head to the replies to check out Mizery's full performance at the Rainfest Pre-Show.
Jake Denning on 05/22/15 - 04:29 PM
Head to the replies to check out Xibalba's new video for "Guerrilla".
Jake Denning on 05/22/15 - 04:23 PM
I The Mighty's new song, "Friends" (ft. Max Bemis), is in the replies.

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Jason Tate on 05/22/15 - 02:18 PM
Mark Hoppus from Blink-182 was on Episode 12 of the "Das Process" podcast.
Jason Tate on 05/22/15 - 01:18 PM
Blink-182 are having a 40% off Memorial Day sale on their webstore.
Jason Tate on 05/22/15 - 01:16 PM
Hit the replies to watch Coldplay's Game of Thrones: The Musical.
Jason Tate on 05/22/15 - 01:13 PM
Joseph James new EP, And The Places We Used To Call Home, is streaming on Bandcamp.
Jason Tate on 05/22/15 - 01:01 PM
Hit the replies to stream a performance from Dustin Kensrue of "Gallows."
Jason Tate on 05/22/15 - 12:54 PM
Twenty One Pilots will be performing on Jimmy Kimmel tonight.

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Jason Tate on 05/22/15 - 12:47 PM
The Ongoing Concept's new video for "Unwanted" is in the replies.

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Jason Tate on 05/22/15 - 12:46 PM
Josh Moore's (ex-Beloved) new single "Parted Ways" is in the replies.

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Jason Tate on 05/22/15 - 12:37 PM
Hit the replies to stream Anti-Flag's new album American Spring via Arts for Amnesty.
Jason Tate on 05/22/15 - 12:26 PM
Hit the replies to see Brandon Flowers and Chrissie Hynde perform two songs together live, a cover of The Pretenders "Don’t Get Me Wrong" and his own "Between Me And You."
Jason Tate on 05/22/15 - 12:25 PM
You ain't never been no virgin kid, you were fucked from the start.
Staff InterviewsThe Early November (Zac Djamoos)
Zac Djamoos on 05/22/15 - 12:21 PM
Hit the replies to hear Robert Smith of The Cure cover The Twilight Sad's "There's a Girl in the Corner."
Jason Tate on 05/22/15 - 12:21 PM
Mute Math have posted that "LP4 = Vitals." New album name?
Jason Tate on 05/22/15 - 12:02 PM
Mixtapes is offering a free download of a bunch of rare and unreleased songs

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Blake Solomon on 05/22/15 - 11:49 AM
Patent Pending will be releasing their new EP, Armageddon, on July 31st.

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Blake Solomon on 05/22/15 - 11:46 AM
Today is Morrissey's 56th birthday. Happy birthday, Moz!

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Blake Solomon on 05/22/15 - 11:45 AM
If you're a fan of alt-J, you must watch Fleece's hilarious "How to record an alt-J song" video. Head to the replies to peep it.
Lueda Alia on 05/22/15 - 11:45 AM
Dads have had to drop off their upcoming UK and European tour with Lemuria and Personal Best. The band will be replaced on all dates by WOAHNOWS.
Blake Solomon on 05/22/15 - 11:43 AM
Britpop act Lake Malawi are gearing up to release their new EP, We Are Making Love Again, on Monday, May 25th. We're streaming a new track from the effort titled "Young Blood" in the replies. The group's indie pop-rock sound takes cues from fellow countrymen The Maccabees, Foals and Coldplay.
Alex DiVincenzo on 05/22/15 - 08:45 AM
Against the Current announced their world tour. Dates can be found here.
Joe DeAndrea on 05/22/15 - 08:04 AM
Emancipator has announced a remix album for his record Dusk to Dawn, and he is giving fans a chance to be included on the album. The track "Valhalla" still needs a remix, and Emancipator is giving fans an opportunity to have their remix of the song included on the record. You can download the stems of the track here, and when you're done, upload your finished product to the remix contest Soundcloud group. Good luck to any producers/musicians thinking of entering this!
Jake Jenkins on 05/22/15 - 07:32 AM
Just a friendly reminder to make sure you check us out on other social networks. We are on Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Last.fm, and Rdio. The AP.net staff can also be found elsewhere online -- this page has the goods. Show us some love.
Jason Tate on 05/22/15 - 03:00 AM
Twenty One Pilots' Blurryface is expected to debut at number one on the Billboard chart next week with over 120,000 equivalent units moved.
Joe DeAndrea on 05/21/15 - 06:48 PM
New Found Glory and Yellowcard are going on tour together.
Jason Tate on 05/21/15 - 06:31 PM
The AP.net-sponsored You, Me, and Everyone We Know headlining tour with support from Daisyhead and Future Crooks is currently underway, and we're giving away a pair of tickets to every date. Details on how to claim yours can be found in the replies. Stay tuned for more content from the tour as it goes on.
Alex DiVincenzo on 05/21/15 - 03:54 PM
And the podcast returns. This week's episode has us looking at Thomas's change in career and the stages of life and jobs and everything related to growing up and older. We talk about what my long term plans for running AbsolutePunk may look like, or turn into, and where we see ourselves in a few years. We spend some time looking back at everything that's gone on over the past two weeks with Pure Noise Records, Set if Off, Warped Tour, the YouTubers, and that whole ... thing. Then, thanks to listener Lauren, we're able to take a lighthearted break to fantasize about where we'd want to live if we weren't living in the United States. Beer and beach please. We finish up this week's episode...
Jason Tate on 05/21/15 - 02:09 PM
We Came As Romans have released a 15-second clip from their upcoming single/album. The album was recorded with David Bendeth.

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Jason Tate on 05/21/15 - 11:49 AM
This Century are breaking up.
We have decided as a band that after eight amazing and fulfilling years, we will be closing this chapter of our lives and stepping out into the next. This band has allowed us to grow and learn more about each other than we ever thought we would, and we all feel like we’re better people because of that and because of you guys. We love each other like brothers, we always have and we always will, so we’re happy to say this isn’t a result of anything negative. This Century has been an amazing experience, but we unanimously agreed while we were making this new album that it was time to move on to pursue each of our passions and musical projects. We wanted to see...
Jason Tate on 05/21/15 - 11:48 AM
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