Geoff Rickly (No Devotion) was apparently poisoned and robbed in Hamburg, Germany.
Just a little note to say that I was poisoned and robbed (outside our Reeperbahn Festival on Friday) and spent the night recovering in Hamburg. I'm recovering and will be in Paris tonight
Jason Tate on 09/27/15 - 01:18 PM
Geoff Rickly has talked with Noisey about Martin Shkreli and Collect Records.
My head is still spinning, and though I want to believe that there is some reason that he would do this that is some remotely positive way, the only thing I can see is that it is totally and completely heartbreaking.

I can’t see my future at all in the label. I have to see what the bands want first, and see if there is any meaning or any mission following all of this. More than anything, I want the bands to see that I hold art as the guiding force in my life. Ultimately I see this going in the same way it always does, where all the artists get blamed for everything and capitalism is never held...
Jason Tate on 09/22/15 - 01:47 PM
No Devotion new album can be streamed in the replies via NME.
Jason Tate on 09/21/15 - 12:26 PM
No Devotion's "Permanent Sunlight" can be streamed in the replies.
Jason Tate on 08/18/15 - 11:11 AM
No Devotion's new album Permanence is up for pre-order.
Jason Tate on 07/24/15 - 10:36 AM
Hit the replies to stream No Devotion's "Addition."
Jason Tate on 07/06/15 - 10:45 AM
No Devotion will release Permanence on September 25th. A teaser video can be found in the replies.
Jason Tate on 06/30/15 - 10:47 AM
Geoff Rickly will be playing a show at Maxwell’s Tavern at 8 p.m., on Friday, May 29th.

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Jason Tate on 05/04/15 - 12:17 PM
Thursday have posted a new music video for "This Side of Brightness."

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Jason Tate on 04/15/15 - 10:57 AM
Thursday's new "lyric video" for "Where the Circle Ends" can be found in the replies.

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Jason Tate on 04/13/15 - 12:36 PM
Thursday's Waiting 15 Year Deluxe Edition is up for pre-order on iTunes.
Jason Tate on 03/11/15 - 11:24 AM
Thursday will be celebrating the 15th anniversary of Waiting with a reissue. It'll be remastered, repackaged, and have new liner notes from Geoff Rickly. Pre-orders are now up.
Jason Tate on 02/18/15 - 11:34 AM
Gerard Way and Geoff Rickly talk with Noisey about an oral history of emo.
I remember all that. Even the mic swinging thing—like one day, Geoff just started swinging his mic and then everybody started doing it. It was ridiculous. I heard stories of Geoff walking into a show and first song in the dude would swing his mic and Geoff would walk out. Everyone was a pioneer trying to put all this shit out, so if somebody stole your shit—even black nail polish—you’d get fucking pissed off.

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Jason Tate on 02/02/15 - 01:18 PM
Geoff Rickly from Thursday is the latest to rank his band's records over at Noisey. Agree? Disagree? What's your ranking? Here's my Thursday secret ... I'd put No Devolucion number one.

Geoff's Ranking
6. Waiting
5. Common Existence
4. War All The Time
3. A City by the Light Divided
2. No Devolucion
1. Full Collapse
Jason Tate on 12/12/14 - 12:17 PM
Tucker Rule, formerly of Thursday, will be playing drums for Yellowcard on their upcoming tour with Memphis May Fire.

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Jason Tate on 08/28/14 - 10:28 AM
Tom Breihan, writing for Stereogum, on Geoff Rickly:
Things weren’t always this good for Rickly. Thursday had been spinning their wheels for a while when they finally broke up in 2011. "We used to joke around, Tucker [Rule, drummer] and I," Rickly remembers. "In between songs, he'd do this" — Rickly mimes sticking a punchcard into a machine — "and that would mean he was punching the clock that night. If the guy that’s the engine, in the middle of the band, is like, 'This is just a job,' you feel it resonate through the whole band. Alternately, sometimes, I'd be getting water and looking at him, and he'd be laughing and going, 'You are so not happy.' When you’re interfacing with the...
Jason Tate on 08/18/14 - 05:55 PM
Geoff Rickly, writing about the new HTRK album for The Talkhouse:
The missing “E” in HTRK could easily stand for “Explanation” or “Explicit.” The lyrics on Psychic 9-5 conjure imagery, imply context. Nothing is overt, nothing is spelled out. On “Give It Up” and “Love Is Distraction,” Standish sings alternately about how she’s “gonna love you much better” and about how “love is distraction from your life,” claiming “we won’t evolve because of it.” The deep ambivalence in her lyrics and delivery omit intention, leaving each listener a meditation on the value of love in a life.

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Jason Tate on 07/09/14 - 07:53 PM
Geoff Rickly recently sat down with Pitchfork to talk about punk, music, and United Nations.
What we get in punk these days is the “anti-anti”: Someone comes up with something, then the next generation is against that, and then the next generation is against that, and then that thing becomes a problem. There's these layers of anti-, and so many of them are just so self-serving. It's not about larger freedom. Laura Jane Grace and Against Me! are one of the only punk rock things I've seen in years. And that's what [The Next Four Years] is about, starting with "Serious Business" as a joke about careerism and privilege and how blind we all are. All these songs are set up as jokes, and the...
Jason Tate on 07/02/14 - 01:21 PM
No Devotion, the new band featuring Geoff Rickly and former Lostprophets members, will be touring the UK in July. Dates in the replies.
Jason Tate on 07/02/14 - 11:06 AM
United Nations has signed to Temporary Residence Ltd. and will release a new LP, The Next Four Years, on July 15th.

Track Listing
1. Serious Business
2. Meanwhile On Main Street
3. Revolutions At Varying Speeds
4. False Flags
5. United Nations Find God
6. Between Two Mirrors
7. Fuck The Future
8. Stole The Past
9. United Nations Vs. United Nations
10. F#A#$
11. Music For Changing Parties

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Jason Tate on 05/21/14 - 10:58 AM
The Talkhouse is currently featuring a heartfelt and interesting article written by Geoff Rickly (Thursday) about how circumstances in his life ended up with him paying $2000 to see The xx play in New York. Well worth a read.
A couple of weeks ago I paid $2,000 to see the XX play for forty people at New York’s Park Avenue Armory. They’re not one of my favorite bands or anything. And I’m not rich. But, to me, it was worth it. That either means that it was an utter revelation OR I have no idea of the value of money.
Kyle Huntington on 05/11/14 - 05:46 AM
Check the replies for a good audio interview with Geoff Rickley, of Thursday fame, where he addresses a lot of things ... including the rumors that he'll be working with the remaining members of the now defunt Lostprophets. Also in the interview it's revealed that Geoff has decided to really buckle down on his label now that he was able to secure some financing from an investor. They have a Saves the Day 7", Touche Amore 7", and Title Fight 7" all on deck. It's a good listen and definitely worth the time.
Jason Tate on 04/24/14 - 09:10 PM
Thursday's cover of Nirvana's "Rape Me" appears on an In Utero tribute album -- it's now on Bandcamp.
Jason Tate on 04/21/14 - 11:21 AM
Since Thursday was unable to do a proper farewell tour in the UK, frontman Geoff Rickly will be performing several Thursday songs solo as part of the 2014 Acoustic Basement UK Tour. Watch a video announcement in the replies, which features a clip of a cool electronic version of "Understanding in a Car Crash."
Alex DiVincenzo on 04/17/14 - 11:26 AM
Stream Strangelight's (Geoff Rickly) entire EP, 9 Days, here. It is available now on iTunes.

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Jason Tate on 12/04/13 - 01:20 PM
Check out the recent Grantland podcast where Chris Ryan and Andy Greenwald talk about the past, present, and future of emo music with Geoff Rickly, Jim Adkins, and Chris Carrabba.
Jason Tate on 11/27/13 - 06:04 PM
Check out Wolves At The Gate's cover of Thursday's "Understanding In A Car Crash" over on AltPress. You can read an explanation of each cover on PropertyOfZack. Their upcoming cover EP, Back To School, releases September 30th.
Ryan Gardner on 09/20/13 - 10:16 AM
Saves the Day's In Reverie, Thursday's War All the Time, MxPx's Before Everything & After, Story of the Year's Page Avenue and Billy Talent's Billy Talent were all released 10 years ago today. Which one is your favorite?
Alex DiVincenzo on 09/16/13 - 09:57 AM
You can stream a new Strangelight (featuring Geoff Rickly of Thursday) song titled "White Feather" over at AltSounds. The band's debut EP, 9 Days, will be available on October 8th.

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Drew Beringer on 09/11/13 - 04:25 PM
Geoff Rickly (Thursday) was robbed at gun point last night. We are sending him all the good vibes in the world today.
Drew Beringer on 06/04/13 - 08:54 AM
Vinnie Caruana (I Am The Avalanche) and Geoff Rickly (Thursday) will be embarking on a short West Coast acoustic tour in June. You can check out the dates in the replies.
Drew Beringer on 04/24/13 - 12:11 PM
Geoff Rickly has written a blog titled "The Nine Circles of Vans Warped Tour." It's a pretty good read. There's an excerpt below and the full things can be read here.
Blood on the Dance Floor makes me feel old and irrelevant. Why? Because I don't know what the fuck it is. It's electro-pop-scream-metal-violence in goth drag that celebrates "cumming" on the audience with giant foam canons and has one of the most positive, inspirational record inserts that I've ever read. It's either horrible nonsense or next-level art. But it's truly made me realize, I don't know the difference. So the singer with red hair and scary make-up told me that Thursday's song, "You know," he says, "the car...
Thomas Nassiff on 04/21/13 - 05:06 PM
Get Involved! (ex-GlassJaw, Thursday, From Autumn to Ashes) have released a demo called "Scars Make The Man" on their Kickstarter.
Ryan Gardner on 04/15/13 - 08:45 AM
Man Overboard's new song "Open Season" can be streamed in the replies.
Jason Tate on 04/09/13 - 12:14 PM
Watch Get Involved! (members of Thursday, Glassjaw, Death in the Park, and From Autumn to Ashes) play a live demo of their first song, "Serenity Now," on AltPress. With Kickstarter funding, the band is planning to record an EP with Ross Robinson (At The Drive In, Glassjaw).
Ryan Gardner on 04/04/13 - 11:02 AM
Get Involved!, a band featuring former members of Thursday, Death In the Park, Glassjaw and From Autumn to Ashes, will be on The Gunz Show tonight at 9pm to talk about the new project for the first time. The band recently launched a Kickstarter to raise funding for an EP.
Thomas Nassiff on 03/27/13 - 08:33 AM
Victory Records has repressed Thursday's Full Collapse on vinyl.
Jason Tate on 03/21/13 - 09:48 AM
Members of Thursday, Glassjaw, From Autumn to Ashes, and Death in the Park have started a new band called Get Involved. The group has created a Kickstarter to raise money to record an EP. Watch a video about the project and members in the replies.
Ryan Gardner on 03/20/13 - 08:01 AM
Watch Geoff Rickly's full set from the final date of the Acoustic Basement Tour in the replies. He busts out a bunch of Thursday favorites, some solo material and Bruce Springsteen and Usher covers.
Alex DiVincenzo on 02/27/13 - 03:22 PM
You can watch Geoff Rickly perform on the Chris Gethard Show here, fast forward to the 22:30 and 46:10 marks.

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Jason Tate on 02/04/13 - 01:09 PM
You can now download the first piece of Geoff Rickly's (Thursday) new solo material in the form of a mixtape.
From GeoffThere are no strings attached, no hidden marketing games. This doesn’t reflect my belief that music should be free or any desire to revolutionize an industry. I just want to do this myself, for now. No art-by-committee, no selling music. Just me & my friends at home, making songs(bedroom songs, songs not too polished up). I’ll keep making more of these and giving them to you when I finish. Maybe someday I’ll make a proper record and sell it. Maybe not.

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Keagan Ilvonen on 11/15/12 - 11:52 AM
Listen to a new Regents (ex-Thursday) song, "Night Soil," here.
Alex DiVincenzo on 10/12/12 - 08:46 AM
Anthony Green will be doing a short solo tour later this year with Geoff Rickly (Thursday). Dates in the replies.
Jason Tate on 10/09/12 - 02:36 PM
It looks like Geoff Rickly (Thursday) will be releasing a free mixtape of new solo material soon.
TweetMix tape #1 coming soon. Free new songs for everyone that supported @thursdayband for the last 15 years. xo -G W Rickly

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Keagan Ilvonen on 09/23/12 - 06:54 PM
Thursday's War All The Time is now available in a second vinyl pressing at Hot Topic.

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Jason Tate on 09/19/12 - 09:47 AM
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