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The Front Bottoms Sign To Fueled By Ramen, Share New Single

Following the surprise release of “West Virginia” a few weeks ago, The Front Bottoms are back with another new single titled “Cough It Out.” Give it a listen after the break. In addition, the Woodcliff four-piece have also announced that they are now members of the Fueled By Ramen roster, which, when coupled with these […]

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UTG INTERVIEW: The Front Bottoms @ SXSW

There’s a sense of duality to The Front Bottoms. On one hand, frontman and guitarist Brian Sella’s lyrics ooze honesty about tough times in life, but on the other, there’s still a overarching positive outlook and a display of joyful exuberance in the band’s live performance. All of these things were very evident through the […]

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WATCH: The Front Bottoms Release Hilarious Video For “Backflip”

It’s just about impossible to listen to one of The Front Bottoms‘ albums without cracking a smile. Luckily, their signature brand of quirky humor makes an appearance in their new music video for “Backflip.” The group jumps on a trampoline, sprays silly string, and eats pizza, accidentally murdering their famous friends along the way. Look […]

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Adrian Garza’s ‘Best of 2013’ In Music

Well it’s that time of the year where we in the music world collectively follow through to toss in our 2 cents worth of opinions (once more) by means of our “best of” lists. After much thought about it – and believe me, I’ve been working on my list since last month – I’ve finally […]

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The Front Bottoms Release “Funny You Should Ask” Video

Folk-pop duo The Front Bottoms have released the official video for their latest Talon Of The Hawk single, “Funny You Should Ask.” If you haven’t figured it out by now, The Front Bottoms have a formula to their videos that can basically be described as “performance + fun = creativity.” Each video released in their […]

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ALBUM STREAM: The Front Bottoms – ‘Talon of the Hawk’

Today New Jersey punks The Front Bottoms released their new album Talon of the Hawk in its entirety to stream online! Coming at you via Vice, the record plain and simply is absolutely awesome. You can check out what we had to say about Talon of the Hawk right here. Short form: we loved it. Listen to […]


REVIEW: The Front Bottoms – Talon of the Hawk

Band: The Front Bottoms Album: Talon of the Hawk Genre: Punk/Acoustic Label: Bar/None Records I initially wrote The Front Bottoms off because I thought they were something hipster kids listened to while smoking out in their parents’ suburban basement. I will admit that. I hold really hard preconceptions, and I don’t know why, but that’s […]

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The Front Bottoms Release “Skeleton” Lyric Video

After releasing a stream and free MP3 last week, The Front Bottoms are back in our headlines today with the debut of their lyric video for “Skeleton.” The second song to surface off the group’s forthcoming Sophomore effort Talon Of The Hawk, “Skeleton” puts the evolution of The Front Bottoms’ from their last album until […]

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STREAM: The Front Bottoms – “Skeleton”

So far we’ve heard only new two tracks from The Front Bottoms‘ forthcoming album, Talon Of The Hawk, and nothing has disappointed us at all. The New Jersey duo have premiered “Skeleton,” their latest single for stream and download over on Brooklyn Vegan today. Follow the jump to listen to the song, and don’t forget […]

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Antique Records To Release The Front Bottoms’ New Album On Limited Edition Cassette

Boston’s Antique Records have partnered with Bar/None to release a limited edition pressing of The Front Bottoms’ new album, Talon Of The Hawk, on cassette. The release is limited to 100 copies split between 3 variants (red, white, and blue). Pre-orders for the album launched at noon today and have been going extremely fast, with […]

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The Front Bottoms Album Details For ‘Talon Of The Hawk’

The Front Bottoms have let loose the cover artwork and track-listing for their upcoming full-length album, Talon Of The Hawk. Talon Of The Hawk has a drop date of May 21 through Bar/None Records. Pre-orders can be purchased right here. The rock duo released the visuals for their song “Twin Size Mattress” and can be […]

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MUSIC VIDEO: The Front Bottoms – “Twin Size Mattress”

The Front Bottoms have shown nothing but growth as musicians while touring off of their 2011 self-titled debut which was released through bar/none records. Today they released their music video to “Twin Size Mattress,” the lead single off of their sophomore effort, Talon Of The Hawk, which drops on May 21. Along with announcing a […]