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Agalloch break up…err…become a one-man project…err…go on hiatus

The metal world was abuzz on Friday with news that long-running Oregon atmospheric black metal band Agalloch was breaking up. This was first stated on the band’s Facebook page. As is often the case, the truth seems to be more complicated than initially thought. Vocalist/guitarist John Haughm took to Facebook to clarify what was happening. […]

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Motion City Soundtrack say goodbye; final shows coming this year

Motion City Soundtrack have announced an indefinite hiatus, stating on their website, “we have no idea what the future holds, but for now we are done.” The band has had a long and successful career, releasing such much-loved albums as I Am The Movie and Commit This To Memory. I, for one, distinctly remember loving […]

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One Direction Announce New Album, Stream “Infinity”

Hold on to your butts, Directioners. The 1D hype machine is about to kick into overdrive. One Direction are just days away from embarking on their latest UK tour, but that isn’t stopping the group from revealing release details for their highly-anticipated fifth studio album. Made In The A.M will be released on November 13. […]

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Tonight Is Not The Final Fireworks Show

Tonight, after nearly a decade spent touring the world, Michigan pop rock outfit Fireworks are performing what will be their last show for the foreseeable future. This is not the same thing as their final show, and we felt it was important to remind you of the difference. 2015 has been a big year for […]

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Niall Horan Offers Directioners Hope Amid Hiatus Rumors

One Direction have yet to release an official response to rumors the group will go on hiatus in early 2016, but a recent tweet from member Niall Horan has offered fans a glimmer of hope for the future. Monday night, just a day after E! first broke rumors of One Direction’s hiatus plans, Niall Horan […]

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Underoath Announce 2016 North American ‘Rebirth’ Tour

Just hours after being announced as the Day 2 headliner for South By So What?! 2016, Underoath have confirmed every fan’s hopes and revealed plans for a full-scale North American tour. Kicking Off March 16 in St. Petersburg, Florida, the ‘Rebirth’ tour will find Underoath performing both They’re Only Chasing Safety and Define The Great […]

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Underoath To Play South By So What?! 2016

The alternative music scene has been buzzing as of late with discussion over when and where Underoath will appear during their 2016 return to glory. Last week’s Self Help Festival announcement was trending for days, and now we’ve learned of another March festival where fans can see the recently reunited band perform. Underoath will headline […]

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One Direction To Go On Hiatus Beginning In March

Prepare to cry yourself to sleep while clutching your vinyl copy of Midnight Memories because the men of One Direction are going on hiatus. According to a new report from E!, sources close to One Direction claim the group will be taking an extended hiatus beginning in March 2016. The purpose of this break is […]

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Bon Iver Will Return This Summer

In the four years since Bon Iver exited the spotlight, many fans have wondered if the critically adored folk group would ever bless the world with another release. It’s a fear and worry that started when — in an interview with Australia’s Triple J radio while promoting his Volcano Choir album — group mastermind Justin […]

Polar Bear Club

Polar Bear Club Is Basically On Hiatus

Following last week’s announcement that pop rock favorites Fireworks would be going on hiatus at the end of summer, it now seems another innovative alternative band is taking time away from the spotlight. Speaking with fans over Twitter this past weekend, Polar Bear Club vocalist Jimmy Stradt broke the hearts of his followers around the […]

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BUMMER: Fireworks To Go On Hiatus Following Upcoming Tour

Today may be the saddest day in UTG history. After eight years together, Fireworks have announced plans to go on hiatus following their upcoming tour. Announced today via Twitter, Fireworks thanked fans for all their support before breaking news of their plans to take some time away from the spotlight. “After these upcoming gigs are […]

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The Used’s Guitarist Going On Temporary Hiatus

A couple of hours ago The Used posted a Facebook status announcing that their guitarist, Quinn Allman, is going on a year hiatus from the band. They did not specify his reasons for leaving, but it definitely sounds like they have no intention of making it permanent. You can read what they had to say […]