Archive for November 26th, 2013

We The Kings

We The Kings Confirm Release Date For ‘Vitam Regum’

We The Kings have been in the studio working hard on their fourth full length studio album, Vitam Regum. Up until now the release date for the album hadn’t been revealed. However, the band tweeted the official release date a few hours ago. Vitam Regum will be hitting stores everywhere December 16. You can see […]

The Rocket Summer

The Rocket Summer To Release ‘Christmas Madness’ EP Next Month

You may have noticed that a large number of bands have been getting into the holiday cheer this year. I’m certainly not one to complain, and am happy to report that another one of our favorite groups will be releasing some Christmas music. The Rocket Summer told fans some time ago that they were working […]

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MUSIC VIDEO: Never Shout Never Ft. Dia Frampton – “Under The Mistletoe”

Earlier today, Never Shout Never partnered up with Alternative Press to release a music video for “Under The Mistletoe,” which is the first single off their brand new EP, titled The Xmas EP. You can view it for yourself by following the jump. Throughout the tender tune, Dia Frampton aids frontman Christofer Drew on vocals, […]

Transit 2013

The Acoustic Basement Tour Set To Begin In Early 2014

Earlier today, our friends at PropertyOf Zack announced that they will be sponsoring the 2014 Acoustic Basement Tour, which is set to begin in late January. You can check out the full details for the tour after the jump. Featuring intimate acoustic performances by Transit, Hit the Lights, Front Porch Step, Brian Marquis, and a variety of […]

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Trophy Lungs To Release New EP

On November 29, Boston punks, Trophy Lungs, will be releasing a new 7″, No Judgement, on Death To False Hope Records and Drink Or Die Records. The new EP will have three tracks including “Dad’s Away On Business” which the band released a video for last week (seen below). Trophy Lungs recently toured the east coast […]

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No Joke: ‘The Fast and the Furious’ Director to Remake ‘Road House’

Since last year’s remake of Red Dawn was such a massive success, pulling in a whopping $44 million on a $65 million budget, it’s only natural that Hollywood producers will continue ravaging their VHS collections for fresh “ideas.” The latest ’80s classic to get thrown into the fire is Road House, which The Wrap reports […]

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LYRIC VIDEO: Kingmaker – “Serpent’s Song”

Yesterday evening, the Illinois-based hardcore act Kingmaker released a lyric video for their track “Serpent’s Song,” which can be viewed at the bottom of this post, following the jump. The song itself actually appeared on the group’s debut full-length Less Faith, but has since been re-recorded to highlight the outfit’s new guitarist and vocalist, both of […]

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Twitter Contest: Win Dane Cook’s ‘Harmful If Swallowed’ On Limited Edition Vinyl

Today Comedy Central released a limited edition first-time pressing of Dane Cook‘s debut comedy album, Harmful If Swallowed. The pressing, which is limited to 1000 copies, was made to commemorate the ten-year anniversary of the album’s debut. Demand is high worldwide, but we managed to get our hands on a copy and starting today (11/26) […]

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Allison Weiss Premieres New Music Video

“He’s going to film you listening to a song,” says an offscreen voice at the beginning of Allison Weiss‘s new video for “Wait For Me.” It’s such a simple concept for a music video that I can’t believe I’ve never seen it used before, and there is a lot of power in the simplicity of […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘The Hunger Games: Catching Fire’

Film: The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Directed by: Francis Lawrence Starring: Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson There’s something rather comforting about the level of anticipation with which Catching Fire has been greeted. Even in this year of tentpole blockbusters, this feels like a unique phenomenon in spite of its obvious Young Adult literary affiliations. For starters, […]

Morrissey

Morrissey to Headline Nobel Peace Prize Concert

Morrissey will be headlining the Nobel Peace Prize Concert at the official prize-giving on December 11 in Oslo, Norway. The show will be hosted by Claire Danes (Homeland, My So-Called Life) and will feature other artists, such as Jake Bugg, James Blunt, Envy, Zara Larsson, Timbuktu and Omar Souleyman. On Facebook, Morrissey announced that he’d be […]

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STREAM: Hammock – ‘Oblivion Hymns’

Straight from the ambient world of another planet us humans can only experience via their music, Nashville duo Hammock is back with a new album, Oblivion Hymns, and it’s as beautiful as ever. 2004 saw Hammock–Marc Byrd and Andrew Thompson, both guitarists–becoming one of the most important modern masts in ambient post-rock. Oblivion Hymns is their sixth […]