Archive for November, 2012

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Jimmy Eat World Finish Mixing Album, Now Mastering

Jimmy Eat World constantly updates us through their Twitter account. Every step of the process, they’ve let us know where they’re at; and apparently today, November 30, they have finished mixing and are beginning to master the album. I’m sure in a week or two they’ll say they’re doing mastering, and maybe then they’ll finally […]

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STREAM: Rick Ross – “100 Black Coffins”

Capping off a Friday that has been relatively dead on the news front, Rick Ross has released his contribution to the Django Unchained soundtrack, “100 Black Coffins.” Fans who have been following the film’s promotional campaign will likely recognize the song from television ads that began running earlier this week. The song is MMG per […]

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MUSIC VIDEO TEASER: My Heart To Fear – “Blood Money”

The five piece metalcore outfit hailing from Pennsylvania, My Heart To Fear, have released a short teaser for the soon-to-be-released music video for their single “Blood Money”. The full video will be released December 4 in conjunction with the release of their upcoming EP Lost Between Brilliance And Insanity, which is dropping via Solid State […]

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LYRIC VIDEO: A Skylit Drive – “Fallen”

Not too long ago, A Skylit Drive released a short clip of their new song, “Fallen”. The band is now streaming the entire song in a new lyric video on YouTube. The song will be released on the band’s upcoming 2013 Tragic Hero/Fearless Records release, which is yet to be named. Additionally, according to AltPress.com, A Skylit […]

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REVIEW: Major League – Hard Feelings

Band: Major League Album: Hard Feelings Label: No Sleep Records Genre: Pop Punk / Easycore Do you remember back when the music made by easycore bands didn’t necessarily have breakdowns every 30 seconds? Yes, there was a time where easycore mainly referred to pop punk with tinges of hardcore, and it didn’t have breakdowns or […]

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EDITORIAL: An Epilogue to Nic Cage November

We’ve spent this past month holding up one of our favorite actors on a pedestal for the entire world to see. Yes, this man is Nicolas Cage. If you follow the site regularly, you’ve probably seen a wealth of Nicolas Cage fandom, appreciation, and analysis. I’m not as funny as the normal Nic Cage November […]

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MUSIC VIDEO: Close To Home – “Don’t Waste Your Breath”

Cincinnati, Ohio hard-rock outfit, Close To Home have premiered their new music video for “Don’t Waste Your Breath” on AltPress.com today. In the video, the band performs the song live in an abandoned warehouse courtyard while a massive rumble breaks out in front of them. Close To Home set out for the Remember Your Roots […]

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STREAM/DOWNLOAD: Sap – “Uh Ah”

Sap has been on radar throughout 2012, and it seems 2013 will be the year he breaks through to the mainstream on the power of his rhymes. We already know he’s talented, I mean, he gave us the beat to Mac Miller’s “Donald Trump,” but something even greater happens when this young emcee steps into […]

Envoi 2012

EXCLUSIVE STREAM/DOWNLOAD: Envoi – “Ghost (acoustic)”

Several weeks ago, Absolutepunk.net introduced you to the completely revamped Envoi, a female fronted powerhouse that has been pushing its way into the public eye, causing plenty of blog buzz as it goes. “We’re all pretty experienced but at the same time unproven,” says singer Maddie Finn who fronted an eponymous project up to joining Envoi […]

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UTG PREMIERE: Young Alive – ‘American Gentlemen’ EP

The weekend is finally here, and what better way to kick things off than by discovering the next band that might change your life? Rising Boston rock act Young Alive have chosen this very day, November 30, to release their American Gentlemen EP. The release features four brand new tracks, each with creative alternative flares […]

Into It. Over It. 2012

STREAM: Into It. Over It. Live Performance

AltarTV recently interviewed and filmed a full band Into It. Over It. show in Cleveland, and it’s a really great performance. The show comes from Into It. Over It.’s first headlining tour with a full band, however you never would be able to tell because the band puts on such a wonderful set. While this […]

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Finch Issue Apologetic Statement On Lack Of Tour Dates

Recently reunited rock band Finch has released a statement from guitarist Randy Strohmeyer on the band’s tour dates (or lack thereof) on their Facebook page. The band announced its final dates for their reunion, and left off much of the midwest and west coast of the United States, and only two international dates – one […]