Archive for July 30th, 2012

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MUSIC VIDEO: Diggy Simmons – “New God Flow”(Freestyle)

Rap up-and-comer Diggy Simmons, son of rap legend Russell Simmons, has released a hot new freestyle, spittin’ over Pusha T and Kanye’s “New God Flow”. Simmons also released a music video, directed by Clifton Bell, to go along with the freestyle. The video follows the young rapper riding around the streets of New York City, […]

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STREAM: Mindset – “Leave No Doubt”

Baltimore straight-edge hardcore group Mindset released the title track off of their debut full length Leave No Doubt today, and it’s got me wanting to go wall to wall in my office. It’s a youth crew anthem, it’s hard, and it is the kind of jam that really will get hardcore kids excited. Mindset is […]

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Peter Jackson Announces The Hobbit to Be Three Films, Not Two

Well, there you have it. There have been rumors the past few weeks that Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit would be turned into not two films as previously announced, but three. There haven’t been any official confirmations, until now. Peter Jackson himself announced via his Facebook page, on behalf of all of the studios involved, that […]

Bring Me The Horizon 2012

Bring Me The Horizon Sign With RCA Records

Popular UK metalcore outfit Bring Me The Horizon have revealed inking a brand new record deal with RCA Records. The band also announced they will be releasing their new record, and RCA debut, sometime in 2013. The band has been quiet as of late, taking a break from performing live, although they will be headlining  the UK […]

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Yellowcard Announces Fall Tour Dates with The Wonder Years and We Are the In Crowd

Ever since the news dropped that Yellowcard would be touring with The Wonder Years and We Are the In Crowd, I’ve been anxiously awaiting the dates. Finally, we can give you the details to what may be one of the best tours of the Fall. Hitting almost every major market, Yellowcard is back, and they […]

Frank Turner 2012

LIVE VIDEO: Frank Turner – “If I Ever Stray (Live)”

Anyone who knows me understands that I have an extraordinary man-crush on Frank Turner. I’m 100% okay with admitting that on the internet, because frankly (GET IT?!?!?!) he’s such a inspiring musician and person (met him once, great dude). It’s really hard not to love the man. Enough with my gushing though. UK artist Frank Turner released […]

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EDITORIAL: Camden, NJ Warped Tour, My Brother, and I – A Written + Photo Essay

 The Vans’ Warped Tour. Say what you want about the genre changes within the tour, Kevin Lyman has created an event that has become engrained in the fabric of kids’ Summers. I haven’t been going to Warped Tour for long, I’ll admit. And to be honest, Warped Tour has always been one of those tours […]

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Bayside to Open For Taking Back Sunday on Tell All Your Friends Tour

Welp, this makes sense. Via another leaked image of a tour poster, Bayside has been unofficially announced as the support for Taking Back Sunday’s Tell All Your Friends 10 Year Anniversary Tour. Both bands are from New York, both have the same fan base, it just is a tour that just works. I know for […]

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STREAM: Yellowcard – “Here I Am Alive (Ft. Tay Jardine of We Are the In Crowd)”

Florida pop-punk outfit Yellowcard released a new song via MTV today titled “Here I Am Alive,” and it features the likes of Tay Jardine of We Are the In Crowd fame helping out on the vocals. While the song is a little poppy for my taste, there is no doubt that Yellowcard puts out really […]

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STREAM: Green Day – “Let Yourself Go”

People talk SOOOOOO much shit on Green Day. While I am a self-professed Green Day fanboy, I can see where some people are coming from, although I do disagree. Any doubts that fans had that Green Day had lost all of its edge when “Oh Love” came out, needs to sit the hell down and […]

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Slash Announces UK Solo Tour For October

The top-hatted legend otherwise known as Slash is headed to the UK with new album Apocalyptic Love in October. The former Guns ‘n’ Roses and Velvet Revolver guitarist will play five shows in Scotland and England between October 7 and 15.

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Billy Talent Confirm Release Date, Tracklisting For New Album Dead Silence

Canadian hardcore outfit Billy Talent have confirmed full details of their upcoming album Dead Silence, which is due to land on September 7. The news follows the release of the album artwork earlier this month and the first single, “Viking Death March,” being made available back in May.