Archive for August 19th, 2011

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NEW SONG: Weekend – Hazel

Weekend have released their newest single off of their EP, Red, called “Hazel.” The trio, Shaun Durkan, Kevin Johnson, and Abe Pedroza have recently returned from playing shows in support of their last album, Sports. Red will be available this fall.

Mark Rose

Mark Rose heading out with Jon Walker & Lucas Carpenter

Mark Rose (ex-Spitalfield) will be headlining an East coast/Midwest tour with support from Jon Walker (ex-bassist for Panic! At The Disco) and Lucas Carpenter. Local acts will be joining this tour in corresponding cities. Check out the dates after the jump.

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West Memphis Three freed after 18 years

Thanks to a public campaign involving fans in the rock and metal communities, the West Memphis Three have been freed fro jail after being imprisoned for a crime they didn’t commit. Two of the three were saved from life in prison, while the third was saved from Death Row.

Cobra Starship

New Cobra Starship album to be released a day early

Good news, Cobra Starship fans! The release date of the band’s new album Night Shades has been bumped up a day from its original release. In the United States and Canada, the album will be released on August 29. See the tracklist of the album below:

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Paramore post 3rd Warped report

Paramore have posted their third report from their run on this summer’s Warped Tour. In this ‘From The Field’ video, the band is in Montreal, Quebec. You can see behind the scenes views, the catering line, the band answering a fan’s question, and more. To watch the video, check after the jump.

The Ready Set

The Ready Set’s ‘Feel Good Now’ EP details

The Ready Set have released the EP artwork and track listing for their new Feel Good Now EP which is due on October 11th. There will be a pre-order for the EP starting on August 23rd. The physical copy of the EP will feature two extra songs, which were previously released. Check out the artwork […]

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Marquee advertises Explosions In The Sky concert on September 11

Well, this is one poorly-timed concert. A venue in Boise, Idaho has a marquee that reads “Explosions In The Sky Concert Sept. 11,” which is promoting the band’s upcoming show. The concert, of course, takes place on the tenth anniversary of the World Trade Center attacks. The band has, not surprisingly, had to deal with […]

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MUSIC VIDEO: Talib Kweli- Uh-Oh (featuring Jean Grae)

Here’s the latest video from Talib Kweli’s new album, Gutter Rainbows. The album is in stores now. Watch “Uh-Oh (featuring Jean Grae)” and tell us what you think!

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Boosie associate accused of drug dealing

An associate of Lil Boosie was accused of smuggling codeine to the rapper in Angola State Prison. Titus Franklin was placed under surveillance after the East Baton Rogue District Attorneys Office got word of threats against Hillar Moore, lead prosecutor against Boosie. The surveillance revealed that Franklin and a man named Arthur Stewart were attempting […]

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Escape The Fate’s Monte Money steps away from tour

In an announcement made on the band’s Facebook, Escape The Fate have announced that guitarist Monte Money is taking a break from touring. Kevin Thrasher will be filling in for the time being. Read a statement about the situation below:

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WATCH: Thor & Captain America Fight Side-By-Side

Earlier this week we unveiled some behind-the-scenes footage from the set of The Avengers. The explosions were cool, but really didn’t show us anything relating to the actual story/movie. Today things changed as more fan-shot videos hit the web, this time featuring FIGHT FOOTAGE of Thor and Captain America battling it out against some baddies […]

BMTH Tour

On Broken Wings and Of Legends added to Bring Me The Horizon tour

Bring Me The Horizon’s tour is undergoing a few last-minute changes. While She Sleeps will not be performing because the band could not obtain work visas in time. Instead, On Broken Wings and Of Legends have been added to the bill. Of Legends will perform August 31 – September 17 while On Broken Wings will […]