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Ryan Gardner 11/17/12 11:44 PM

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 11/17/12 11:44 PM

Carson - Leap (release date: November 27th)
Alternative Rock from North Carolina

Beyond the Styx - Sloughing off the Shades (release date:
Alternative / Metal / Hardcore

Denison Witmer - The Ones Who Wait-Part II (Release date: November 6, 2012)
Folk from Lancaster, PA (RIYL: other Asthmatic Kitty artists)

Heathered Pearls - Loyal (release date - December 11th)
Ambient / Experimental Electronic (RIYL: Tim Hecker, Holy Other)

City Of Ashes - Then There Was A Hand In The Darkness (release date - 21st January 2013)
Alt-Rock UK (RIYL: Lost Prophets, Thursday)

Helloween - Straight Out Of Hell (release date: 01/22/13)
Metal from Germany

The MiCKS - The MiCKS (release date: December 11th, 2012)
Garage Rock / Roots Rock from New Jersey (RIYL: The Fratellis, The Heartless Bastards, Delta Spirit)

The New Enemy - Darkness, She Was The Universe (release date: Nov. 6th, 2012)
Hardcore / Punk from Toronto, Canada

Kato - Came with Nothing / Left with Nothing
Hardcore / Post-Rock from NC/SC

Back Again - Street Justice Demo (Release Date: September 2012)
Oldschool Hardcore from Bolzano/Italy

The Gary - Remains (release date: 11/20/12)
from Austin, TX (RIYL: Silkworm, Mission Of Burma, Dead Moon. Garagey post-punk, w/ a noisy homespun attitude)

Three Second Kiss - Tastyville (Release Date: 1/15/2013)
from Bologna, IT

ElevenEleven - Life (Release date: 11/11/2012)
Post-Hardcore from Scotland, UK (RIYL: Deftones, Dance Gavin Dance, Devil Sold His Soul, Thursday)

Saintly Rows - In a Year We Were Nothing (release date: Nov 2012)
Post-Hardcore / Post-Rock / Screamo / Ambient Hardcore from New Mexcio

Westland - Intimacy w/o Intricacy (release date: January 8th, 2013)
Indie Pop / Rock from Massachusetts (RIYL: Coheed and Cambria, Jimmy Eat World, Simple Plan)

Satellite - Calling-Birds (Release date: February 19th)
Alternative / Rock from Nashville, TN

WTCHS - Wet Weapons (release date - Oct.6, 2012)
Lo-Fi / Indie / Rock from Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Broken Links - Disasters: Ways To Leave a Scene (release date – 19th November 2012)
Alternative Rock from UK (RIYL: Muse, Queens of the Stone Age, Killing Joke, Bush, Depeche Mode)

Army of Freshmen - Happy To Be Alive (release date: 11/13/12)
Rock from California (RIYL: The Get Up Kids, New Found Glory, Motion City Soundtrack)

Lord North - The Naked (Release date: 10-31-12)
Rock from Oklahoma (RIYL: Kings of Leon, The Raconteurs, Jet, Louis XIV)

From East to Exit - Lowbanks (Release Date: July 2012)
Indie Rock from Ontario, Canada

Angry - Wild Ox Shangri-La
Pig Fuck / Hardcore / Acid Rock from Vancouver, BC, Canada (RIYL: These Arms Are Snakes, Botch, Breather Resist, Fugazi)

KaiL Baxley - Heatstroke / The Wind And The War (release date: February 5, 2013)
Rock from Williston, SC (RIYL: Citizen Cope, Townes Van Zandt, Bill Withers, Black Keys)

Caitlin Rose - The Stand-In (release date: 3/5/13)
Country from Tennessee (RIYL: Rilo Kiley, Patsy Cline, Loretta Lynn)

Teen Mom - Mean Tom (release date - 11/27/12)
Indie / Fuzz-Pop from Washington, DC (RIYL: Beach Fossils, Real Estate)

Emo Headache - Punk Propaganda (release date: Dec 2012)
Mashcore from Virginia/North Carolina (RIYL: Shitmat, Planet Mu, Wrong Music, Noise, Experimental Ventures)

So Cow / Squarehead - Out of Season Split (release date: 11/13/2012)
Punk from Ireland (RIYL: Thermals, U2, Wavves)

Dead Rejects - Screaming By Myself (Release date: Nov 5th 2012)
Ska / Punk from New Jersey (RIYL: No Cash, Choking Victim, Bomb The Music Industry, Leftover Crack, The Infested, Operation Ivy, Atrocity Solution, A Global Threat, Catch 22)

My Heroine - Driven To Distraction (Release date: 23rd November 2012)
Rock from England, UK (RIYL: Paramore, New Found Glory)

The 71’s - We Are The Seventy Ones (Release date: August 21, 2012)
Rock n Roll from Texas (RIYL: Pearl Jam, Foo Fighters, Kings of Leon, Stone Temple Pilots)

Shotgun Honeymoon - The Culmination (Release date: November 13, 2012)
Acoustic Pop-Rock from California

Ivory Wave - Female Beginner (release date: 11/12)
Garage Punk from Bloomington, Indiana (RIYL: Ty Segall,The Stooges, Pavement)

Loveskills - Multiplicity (release date: February 14, 2013)
Electro R&B from New York (RIYL: Drake, Tangerine Dream, Neon Indian)

Us - 2012 (release date: November 2012)
Punk from Pittsburgh, PA

Keepsafe - [i]Worth Living (release date: 12.11.2012)
Melodic Hardcore from London, United Kingdom (RIYL: The Teeth, Heart In Hand, Pianos Become The Teeth)

The Relapse Symphony - Time’s Running Out (release date 12/4/12)
Rock from Washington DC

Wazu - Robobo (release date: October 31, 2012)
Modern Industrial Pop from Australia/New York (RIYL: Depeche Mode, Duran Duran, Eurythmics, NIN, Bauhaus, The XX)

Capsula - Dreaming of the Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From Mars (release date: Dec 5)
www.capsuladreamingofziggystardust. com
Rock n Roll / Garage / Punk / Noise from Spain (RIYL: Birthday Party, The Cramps)

Promethee - Nothing Happens. Nobody Comes, Nobody Goes (release date - 21st January 2013)
Metalcore from Switzerland (RIYL: Architects, Darkest Hour)

Old Rules - Sad Songs (Release date: November 5, 2012)
Emo / Rock from Canada (RIYL: Daylight, Mineral, Small Brown Bike)

The Greek Favourites - What Do You Know About The World, Being Such A Coward? (Release Date: January 29th 2013)
Punk from Pennsylvania

The Communication Corporation - Set In Motion (release date: 12/1/12)
Dance Party Rock / Electro Rock from NY (RIYL: Talking Heads, Beck, Muse, Gogol Bordello)

The New Lows - I Couldn't Sleep (release date: November 13, 2012)
Indie Rock / Punk Rock Florida (RIYL: Fake Problems, The Hold Steady, The Weakerthans, The Menzingers)

Square and Compass - How to Escape (release date: November 1, 2012)
Rock / Punk / Post-Hardcore from Texas (RIYL: Braid, Senses Fail, Fairweather, Make Do and Mend)

Sassparilla - Magpie (release date: October 23, 2012)
Roots-Pop from Oregon (RIYL: The glory days of AM radio)

Minnesota - Altered States (release date - November 23rd)
Electronic from Colorado (RIYL: Mimosa, Bassnectar)

Rocketboat - Rocketboat (release date: Nov. 13, 2012 (Digital), Dec. 7 (CD)
Adventure-Rock from Indiana (RIYL: Queen, Video-Game Music)

Ryan Gardner 11/17/12 11:45 PM

Feel free to provide additional information, personal opinions, or a request for a review in this thread.

PM Linda Ferreira if you would be interested in writing a user review for any of these.

If you would like to be included in this listing for next week, email reviews@absolutepunk.net.

Previous mailbox listings can be found here: http://www.absolutepunk.net/forumdisplay.php?f=148

vegancraig 11/18/12 08:25 AM

If anyone decides to review THE NEW LOWS (and I highly recommend it), email me if you want high-res art, lyrics, bio, etc., I can provide it. craig@impactpress.com


madjacks 11/18/12 08:51 AM

I would recommend the Ivory Wave release, it is very, very high energy. Tight Songwriting

mynameisandyjoe 11/18/12 11:14 AM

Thanks for the Saintly Rows s/o!

truthbetoldxx 11/19/12 06:59 AM

The Greek Favourites rule, someone should review that album, it's one of my faves of this year