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Ryan Gardner 12/23/12 12:07 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 12/23/12 12:07 AM

Dan Abraham - Dan Abraham (release date - January 1st 2013)
Folk from Brooklyn NY

Protected Left - Posterity's Sake (Release Date: 12/15/2012)
Punk Rock from Michigan (RIYL: Propagandhi, A Wilhelm Scream, Strung Out, Municipal Waste, Metallica)

Slush - Slush (release date: June 2012)
Melodic Skate Punk from Whistler, BC Canada

Robert Raimon Roy - Le Tigre Blanc (Release date: December 11, 2012)
Pop from Los Angeles

Chariots of The Gods - Tides of War (release date - Jan 29, 2013)
Melodic Death Thrash from Ottawa, ON, Canada (RIYL: Trivium, Unearth, In Flames, Children of Bodom, Lamb of God, Annihilator, As I Lay Dying, All That Remains, Arch Enemy)

Wise Girl - Wise Girl (release date: Feb. 1, 2011)
Power Pop / Rock from New York (RIYL: Avril Lavigne, Weezer, The Cars)

Fat City Bird - Fat City Bird (release date: 5/12/12)
Spyfunk from Boston, MA

No Turning Back - No Regrets
Hardcore from The Netherlands (RIYL: 90s style hardcore)

Revered And The Makers - @Reverend_Makers (release date: 3/5/13)
Indie Rock from UK

Godflesh - Hymns (release date: 2/19/13)
Metal / Industrial from UK

Isaac Delusion - Early Morning (release date - Jan 29th)
Dream Walking Pop from Pairs, France (RIYL: Phoenix, Anthony and the Johnsons)

Breath of an Epoch - Al Borland's Ford Taurus (release date: October 4th, 2012)
Midwest Emo from Illinois

Our Ceasing Voice - That Day Last November (release date: 18 January 2013)
Post Rock from Austria (RIYL: M. Ryan, Mono, Godspeed You! Black Emperor, Sophia)

Bad Guys - Bad Guys (release date: February 18th 2013)
Rock from UK

PK - Archives & Rarities (release date: December 4th, 2012)
Indie Pop from California (RIYL: The Killers, The Smiths, Gaslight Anthem)

Earl Greyhound - Besides Seasides (release date: 12/18/12)
Rock from New York

Tyler Bryant & the Shakedown - Wild Child (release date: January 22, 2013)
Rock from Nashville, TN (RIYL: Jack White, White Stripes, Cage the Elephant, Black Keys)

KYOTY - Undiscovered Country of Old Death and Strange Years in the Frightful Past (Release date: March 21, 2012)
Atmospheric Sludge / Post-Metal from New Hampshire (RIYL: Russian Circles, Pelican, Omega Massif, Year of No Light)

Me As A Pilot - Quarrels (release date: 12/27/12)
Alternative from Minnesota (RIYL: Ryan Adams, David Bazan, My Morning Jacket)

Mega Gem - Colors of the West (release date: 10.19.12)
Orchestral / Pop-Punk from Colorado, Denver (RIYL: Defiance, Ohio, Nana Grizol, Andrew Jackson Jihad, and Fun)

Great Divide - Great Divide (release date: March 5, 2013)
Rock n Soul from Chicago, IL (RIYL: The Band, Van Morrison)

Western Medication - The Painted World (release date: January 29, 2013)
Post-Punk from Nashville, TN (RIYL: Wire, Queens of the Stone Age)

Cyclopean - Cyclopean (release date: February 2013)
Electronic from London/Paris, France

Jamie Woolford - A Framed In Charming Light (release date: January 15, 2013)
Alt-Rock / Alt-Pop from Phoenix, AZ (RIYL: The Stereo, Deathcab for Cutie, Jimmy Eat World)

Johnny Cakes and the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypso - Curse of the Unsinkable Ship (release date:1/18/2013)
Calypso-Punk from Florida

Kittyhawk - Kittyhawk (release date: 11/5/12)
Emo / Alternative from Chicago, Illinois

Gringo Bandido - The King and I (release date: January 12th, 2013)
Rock / Garage / Country from Halden, Norway (RIYL: Camaros, The Mighty Stef, The Doors, The Stranglers, Willie Nelson)

Peachfuzz - We Are Solid State (Release date: 17/12/2013)
Power Pop from Wales (RIYL: Cheap Girls, The Replacements, Social Distortion)

The Brown Hound James Band - At The Home Of The Hearlands (Release date: 17/12/2013)
Alt-Country from England (RIYL: The Weakerthans, Wilco, Uncle Tupelo)

The Spastic Hearts - The Spastic Hearts (release date: 12/18/12)
Power-Pop / Punk / Rock n' Roll from Ohio (RIYL: TBR, Masked Intruder, NOFX, Mixtapes OHIO)

Incura - Inura (release date 2/26/13)
Alternative Rock from Canada

Bogan Via - Bogan Via Remix EP (release date: December 18, 2012)
Indie-Pop from Arizona (RIYL: Arcade Fire, Adele, The Other Lives, Andrew Bird, She and Him)

Sunlight Ascending - Leaving My Waiting Room (release date: 12/21/2012)
Indie / Post-Rock from Michigan (RIYL: This Will Destroy You, God is an Astronaut, Unwed Sailor)

The New Self Defense - Meet Me Overboard (release date: June 4, 2012)
Post-hardcore from New York, NY

Socially Inept - Origins (Release Date: September 15, 2012)
Alternative Rock from Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Carvings - These Days (Release date: December 12th 2012)
Alternative / Punk from Canada

Matt Bacnis - Home (release date: 12/21/2012)
Pop Indie from Seattle, WA

Tyrone Wells - This Love (release date: 12/11/12)
Singer Songwriter from California (RIYL: Mat Kearney, John Mayer, Jack Johnson)

Various - It Came From Connecticut, Volume 1 (release date: 12/15/2012)
Punk / Rock / Indie from Connecticut

Bad Religion - True North (release date: 1.22.13)

Swarm of Arrows - The Great Seekers of Lesser Life (release date: 11.23.12)
Heavy metal sludgecore from PA (RIYL: Converge, Mastodon, Red Fang)

Mother Mother - The Sticks (release date: 2.12.13)
Art pop from Canada

Tyler Bryant & The Shakedown - Wild Child (release date: 1.22.13)
Rock from TN

Brand New Trash - Brand New Trash(release date: 11.20.12)
Rock from CA

Ryan Gardner 12/23/12 12:08 AM

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Amongster 12/23/12 11:36 AM

Kittyhawk is pretty solid. They remind me of Lemuria.

Mega Gem is such an interesting circus of noises, I can't even tell if I like their record. Definitely worth checking out, though.

InaGreendase 12/23/12 01:19 PM


SlyZ 12/23/12 02:15 PM

Bad Religion, Funeral For A Friend, The Ocean, Cult Of Luna, Trophy Scars, A Day To Remember...2013 will be awesome !

Modern Leper 12/23/12 04:13 PM

Mega Gem's great. Carvings are pretty good too.

popo 12/23/12 05:17 PM

That new Mother Mother single is pretty stupid

kaylasananjou 12/23/12 09:19 PM


Originally Posted by CallMeTroy (Post 116870592)
Kittyhawk is pretty solid. They remind me of Lemuria.

Mega Gem is such an interesting circus of noises, I can't even tell if I like their record. Definitely worth checking out, though.

fun fact: the vocalist is Evan Weiss's girlfriend. Most adorable, talented couple, hands down.

Coemskel 12/24/12 01:26 AM

Bad Religion, Funeral For A Friend, The Ocean, Cult Of Luna, Trophy Scars, A Day To Remember...2013 will be awesome !