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Annabel Stream Upcoming New Album, ‘Having It All’

With track titles like “Ex-Introvert” and “How To: A Self-Help Guide,” Ohio indie/emo outfit Annabel hint at themes of vitality and endurance in their upcoming full-length record, Having It All. Produced by Into It. Over It.‘s Evan Weiss, The band’s Tiny Engines debut contains eleven tracks that glide off of one another seamlessly. Successfully utilizing […]


Kittyhawk Stream New Album, ‘Hello, Again’

As they continue to show that they are most definitely not your average bar band, emo/indie/pop rockers Kittyhawk from Chicago are set to release their debut record, Hello, Again, on October 14 under Count Your Lucky Stars. This guitar-drenched and more uplifting take on American Football‘s sound brings to the table a very clean and contoured set of lyrically […]

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Free Throw To Tour With Empire! Empire!, Premiere New Single From Debut LP

In April, Count Your Lucky Stars announced their latest signing, an emo/pop punk band from Nashville called Free Throw. CYLS is getting ready to release the band’s debut full-length, Those Days Are Gone, on September 16. Last week, AbsolutePunk premiered the first single from the LP, entitled “Two Beers In.” Now, Free Throw have premiered the […]

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Empire! Empire! (I Was A Lonely Estate) Stream Autobiographical New Album

You Will Eventually Be Forgotten, the long-gestating new album from emo standard-bearers Empire! Empire! (I Was A Lonely Estate), is now streaming. This follows months of teases, including two singles (“If It’s Bad News, It Can Wait” and “A Keepsake“) and lyrics to each of the songs. First debuted by Interview Magazine, the album is also […]


Empire! Empire! (I Was A Lonely Estate) Share “A Keepsake,” Put Up Album Pre-Order

Forces of emo unite on “A Keepsake,” the second single off the upcoming Empire! Empire! (I Was A Lonely Estate) album You Will Eventually Be Forgotten. Bob Nanna of Braid – which released a wonderful new album earlier this summer – features on the track with a guest verse. It’s always odd to hear another voice on an Empire! Empire! […]


Foxing Release New Music Video

St. Louis, Missouri group Foxing have been one of the hottest new names in emo this year, signing to Count Your Lucky Stars Records in March and releasing their stellar debut full-length, The Albatross, in November. To top off their huge year, the band recently premiered a music video for one of the album’s standout […]


REVIEW: Foxing – ‘The Albatross’

Artist: Foxing Album: The Albatross Genre: Emo “When the tide rolled in, there was nothing left but an albatross hanging from my neck, and just as you could not contain the sea, you could not contain me,” sings Foxing vocalist Conor Murphy on the opening track of The Albatross. The line is an allusion to […]