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MUSIC VIDEO: Prawn – “Why You Always Leave a Note”

Since 2009, New Jersey’s Prawn have been churning out a steady stream of indie-tinged emo rock that should appeal to fans of A Great Big Pile of Leaves and Empire! Empire! (I Was a Lonely Estate) in equal measure. Most recently, Prawn was featured on a split EP with Illinois natives Joie de Vivre. One […]

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Joie De Vivre And Prawn Stream Split EP

Joie de Vivre and Prawn might hail from vastly different parts of the country, but you would be hard pressed to find two better bands to represent the emo genre on a split EP. The five new songs on the team effort, out tomorrow via Topshelf Records and Count Your Lucky Stars Records, pull from […]

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Listen To Joie De Vivre’s “Martin Park”

If there is one band that knows how to make me feel all the feels, it is Joie De Vivre. From their LP We’re All Better Than This, to their Summer Months EP, their drone delivery and bright guitars know how to make a dude wonder what the hell has happened in his life lately. […]


Stream A New Track From Prawn & Joie De Vivre’s Upcoming Split

The indie/emo artists Prawn and Joie De Vivre have announced that they will be releasing a 7″ split via Topshelf and Count Your Lucky Stars Records next month. The split will be released February 11, and you can grab a pre-order from either Topshelf or Count Your Lucky Stars. You can get a glimpse of […]

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WEEKLY WAX: Vinyl Releases For The Week Of 1/19-1/25

Welcome back to Weekly Wax! As has become the norm, some nostalgia-inducing represses from The Starting Line and Angels and Airwaves were announced that are guaranteed to have you singing along and remembering your high school days. A number of exciting new albums were announced as well, with Manchester Orchestra‘s Cope at the forefront. The […]