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Ryan Gardner 10/07/12 07:19 AM

What Was In Our Mailbox?
Looking for some new music? Head to the replies to see what was submitted to AP.net recently.

Ryan Gardner 10/07/12 07:19 AM

Val Ventura - Sun Down California 7" (release date: July 4, 2012)
Pop-Punk from California (RIYL: Green Day, Lemuria, Candy Hearts)

Mud Mouth - Mud Mouth (release date: 11/17/2012)
Jangle Punk from CA (RIYL: Weezer, The Bananas, Guided by Voices, The Nerves, Kerplunk era-Green Day)

Alex Vans - DJ Booth (release date: 1/08/2012)
Guitar Laden Indie Rock from Washington, D.C. (RIYL: Bob Mould, Buffalo Tom, Paul Westerberg)

Caffiends - Boris Dogavitch (release date: 9/1/2012)
Pop Punk from Florida (RIYL: Ergs, Stienways, Rivethead)

Ghosts From Home - Ghosts From Home (release date: October 1, 2012)
Rock from TX (RIYL: The Receiving End of Sirens, Saosin, Radiohead, A Perfect Circle, The Deftones)

Masketta Fall - Something Beautiful (release date: 24th September, 2012)
Rock / Pop from Australia (RIYL: Simple Plan, Good Charlotte, Panic! At The Disco, You Me At Six)

A Plastic Rose - Camera.Shutter.Life (release date - 22nd October)
Rock / Punk from Ireland (RIYL: Biffy Clyro, Twin Atlantic

Circle Of Reason - A Favour For A Stranger (release date - 3rd December)
Rock from UK (RIYL: Silverchair, Muse, Smashing Pumpkins)

Camisado - Faceless (release date: October 9th)
Post-Hardcore / Metalcore from Baltimore, Maryland

SycAmour - Obscure (release date: November 4th, 2012)
Alternative / Hardcore from Michigan

Sylver Tongue - Something Big (release date: November 6)
Indie / Electronic from London, UK (RIYL: Ash, Bat For Lashes)

Giri - Fidget (Release date: March 12, 2012)
Rock / Pop from Stockholm, Sweden

Call of the Bison - Call of the Bison (release date: October 1, 2012)
Rock / Metal from California

Dead Empires - Waiting in Waves (Release Date: November 6th, 2012)
Instrumental Metal / Progressive from New York

Metsatöll - Tuska (release date: 28th of October)
Folk Metal from Estonia

Union Jack - Never Ending Struggle (release date: September 27th, 2012)
Indie / Punk from France

Ghost Ocean - The Places We Know (release date: 9/21/12)
Post-Hardcore from Massachusetts

Bryan Eich - Illusions (release date - 10/30/12)
Soft Rock / Pop from NY (RIYL: Coldplay/Radiohead/Oasis/Travis)

The Griswolds - Heart of a Lion (release date: 28th September 2012)
Indie Pop from Australia (RIYL: MGMT, Vampire Weekend, Darwin Deez, Yeasayer)

In Alcatraz 1962 - The Drive (release date 10/9/12)
Hardcore / Alt from Virginia (RIYL: Standby Records)

Heaven’s Basement - Filthy Empire (release date January, 2012)
Hard Rock from England

Back To Normal - Hold Your Own (release date: October 9 2012)
Pop-Punk from Virginia (RIYL: The Wonder Years, We Are The In Crowd, Man Overboad)

Hammock - Departure Songs (release date: October 2, 2012)
Ambient from Nashville, TN (RIYL: Sigur Ros, M83, The Album Leaf)

Life on the Sideline - Outpatient (release date: September 29 2012)
Pop-Punk from Southington, CT (RIYL: Transit, The Wonder Years, Title Fight, Brand New, The Story So Far)

Pete Van Dyk & the Second Hand Band - Telephone (release date: Oct 1, 2012)
Rock and Roll / Blues from Hamilton, Ontario, Canada (RIYL: Trophy Scars, Bob Dylan, Jimi Hendrix, Black Keys)

Tea Cozies - Bang Up (release date: 10/30/2012)
Garage Pop from Washington (RIYL: Pixies, Elastica, Ty Segall, Best Coast, Camera Obscura)

Stay Golden - The Compass & The Vessel (release date: 11/13/12)
Pop / Punk / Rock from Chicago, IL (RIYL: Alkaline Trio, Yellowcard, New Found Glory)

Road to Manila - Distance (release date: 02-11-2012)
Melodic Hardcore from Denmark (RIYL: Counterparts, Comeback Kid, and Hundredth)

Picture Perfect - Face The Facts (release date: June 30th, 2011)
Pop-Punk from Bridgewater, NJ (RIYL: The Starting Line, The Swellers, Hit The Lights)

Shark Week - EP (release date: August 10, 2012)
Rock 'n Roll / Garage / Surf / Punk from Washington, D.C. (RIYL: New York Dolls, Johnny Thunders, Richard Hell, Jonathan Richman, The Growlers, Thee Oh Sees, Allah-Las)

My Radio - Starts In The East, Falls In The West (release date: November 27)
Rock from Virginia

Godard - Throwing Pizza (release date: Nov 2012)
Pop-Punk / Emo from Ise of Wight, UK (RIYL: Title Fight, Joyce Manor, Gnarwolves)

Sunbeam Rd. - Breathers (release date: October 23, 2012)
Experimental Rock / San Francisco, CA (RIYL: Real Estate, Sonic Youth, Van Dyke Parks)

Godard - Pizza Throwing (release date: 22nd October 2012)
Pop-Punk / Emo from England (RIYL: The Menzingers, Title Fight, Joyce Manor, Gnarwolves)

Traitor - Shadowheart (release date: December 1st, 2012)
Black Metal / Grindcore / Hardcore from Michigan (RIYL: Converge, The Secret, Pig Destroyer)

Go Big - You, Me, and the Dog (release date: 9/29/12)
Rock and Roll from Long Island, NY

Close To Modern - Union
Indie / Post-Punk from Nevada

These Colors - Chaxiraxi EP (release date: July 26, 2012)
Experimental from Nevada (RIYL: The Mars Volta, Maps & Atlases, Cursive, RX Bandits)

Bush Tetras - Happy (release date: November 13th, 2012)
Alternative Rock / Post-Punk from NY (RIYL: Sonic Youth, ESG, Liquid Liquid, Slits)

Along Came A Spider - If We Were Normal Men (release date 10/30/12)
Rock / Hard Rock / Hardcore from Ohio (RIYL: Modern Day Escape, Picture Me Broken, Farewell My Love)

Burning Motherfuckers - Burning Motherfuckers (release date: 17 August 2012)
Noise Rock / Post Punk from Norway (RIYL: Talking Heads, Lightning Bolt, Joy Division, DFA1979, Årabrot)

Breather - Breather (release date: 10.10.12)
Melodic Post-Hardcore from Los Angeles, CA (RIYL: Oceana, Lower Definition, Our Last Look, Hands Like Houses)

Car Party - Patterns (Release date: 10.16.12)
Pop / Alt-Rock from Baltimore, MD (RIYL: Mayday Parade, Anarbor, Motion City Soundtrack)

Le Paige - Hit The Lights (release date: January 2012)
Pop / Rock from CA (RIYL: All-American Rejects, Fall Out Boy, Maroon 5, Go Radio, Mayday Parade)

Metanoia - Retroceder Nunca (release date: September 13, 2012)
Punk from Chile

Tadashi - Colors (release date: Oct 7)
Alternative Rock from Illinois (RIYL: Dredg, Thrice, Muse)

Stallone - American Baby (release date: 10/30/12)
Experimental Rock / Metal from Atlanta, GA (RIYL: Pelican, Trans Am, Mogwai, Queens of the Stone Age, Torche, Russian Circles)

PaperDoll - Sashimi Deluxe (release date - Oct 18th, 2012)
Indie Pop from NY (RIYL: No Doubt, Metric, Sia, Robyn, The Killers)

Burn River Burn - Burn River Burn (release date: 10.11.11)
Hard Rock from CA

Overspill - In The Face Of Adversity (release date: 18th November 2012)
Rock / Punk Rock from Liverpool

For Abel - The 17th Failed Hope Song (release date: October 29th 2012)
Alternative / Post-Punk Revival from Glasgow, Scotland (RIYL: My Bloody Valentine / The National / The Wedding Present)

The Action Plan - Never Say Die (release date: 10th December)
Punk / Pop from UK (RIYL: Blink 182, Set Your Goals)

Devin K - Rendezvous (release date: 9/22)
Pop from California (RIYL: Jason Mraz, Maroon 5, Bruno Mars)

Eddi Front - Eddi Front (release date: 11/5/12)
Indie Pop from NY (RIYL: Nina Simone, Lana Del Rey, Billie Hoiday)

The Dead Agenda - Into The White (release date: 29th September 2012)
Rock from Scotland

Primitive Calculators - Sick/Cunt (release date: 09/25/2012)
Rock from Australia (RIYL: The Screamers)

Lionel Pryor - Siam (release date: April 13, 2012)
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Instrumental Progressive Metal / Post-Rock from Hasbrouck Heights, New Jersey (RIYL: : Animals as Leaders, King Crimson, Scale the Summit, Explosions in the Sky, Red Sparrows, Opeth, Betwen the Buried and Me, Russian Circles, Periphery)

Converge - All We Love We Leave Behind (release date:October 9, 2012)
Heavy music from Boston

The Seeking - Yours Forever (release date: November 6, 2012)
Christian metal from CA

Buried In Verona - Notorious (release date: October 16, 2012)
From Australia

Texas In July - Texas In July (release date: October 9, 2012)
Metal from PA

Walk Off The Earth - R.E.V.O. (release date: October 30)

Ryan Gardner 10/07/12 07:19 AM

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oneATEtwo 10/07/12 08:06 AM


Would love to see this album get a review on this site.. Its atleast worth a listen anyway

Archael 10/07/12 10:37 AM

mud mouth is pretty sweet

InaGreendase 10/07/12 11:08 AM

I don't understand how it took me to 8 months to find out that not only did "thee" ex-Torche guitarist start a new band, but that they had a new EP out.

Jake Denning 10/07/12 01:24 PM

Hammock is a great band, as is TIJ.

dohare 10/07/12 04:26 PM

Breather would be pretty up there if they ditched the screams.

slwrtrnchlstft 10/07/12 07:45 PM

Slowriter- TrailBlazer (slowriter.bandcamp.com)
Converge- All We Love We Leave Behind

justcallmeash 10/09/12 08:25 AM

ghost ocean is definitely worth a listen. this album is on repeat.