Archive for January, 2010

1997 go on Indefinite Hiatus

From the group’s myspace: hey there beautiful people. first of all, thanks to everyone who came out last night and made it a really special show! to everyone that wasn’t there.. you missed the news. we are taking an indefinite break from playing shows. we each feel like its a time in our lives where […]

Paramore tour dates posted

Paramore tour dates with Relient K and FUN have just been announced. Pre-sale tickets go on sale to fan club members on Monday, to be followed by general on-sale beginning Feb. 5. Dates are as follows: 4/26 Knoxville, TN Knoxville Civic Coliseum 4/28 Charlottesville, VA John Paul Jones Arena 4/30 Atlantic City, NJ Trump Taj […]

Good Old War and the Christmas Lights to open for Circa Survive

Circa Survive’s will be touring with Good Old War, frequently enlisted as Circa frontman Anthony Green’s backing band for solo shows. Maryland’s the Christmas Lights will open. Tour Dates: 3/11/10- Carrboro, NC @ Cat’s Cradle 3/12/10- Nashville, TN @ Exit/ In 3/13/10- Birmingham, AL @ WorkPlay Theatre 3/14/10- Little Rock, AR @ The Village 3/16/10- […]

Patrick Stump is working on a new solo album

Check it out: Patrick Stump from Patrick Stump on Vimeo.

Mark Hoppus of Blink-182: “We want to be weird on this record”

Courtesy of Alt.Press: Blink-182 vocalist/bassist Mark Hoppus recently revealed that the band will “try a bunch of different stuff” when they begin recording their rampantly anticipated upcoming album. Hoppus–who produced Motion City Soundtrack’s latest, My Dinosaur Life–said, “We did a bunch of writing before we left on this tour, then we came home and decided […]

A Hero A Fake Headbangers Ball Premiere

A HERO A FAKE will introduce the highly anticipated video for Let Oceans Lie on Monday, February 1 at 3:00 am EST on MTV2’s Headbangers Ball. The title track of the new album melds raw energy with a visceral blend of sinuous melodies and shifting rhythmic patterns in the same catchy style of Victory Records […]

Cypress Hill’s It Ain’t Nothin’ Giveaway

Here is your chance to get a brand new Cypress Hill joint off their upcoming record Rise Up, due out on April 6. The song is called “It Ain’t Nothin’” and you can download it for free for a limited time at Click here to enter your information and download now! The album features […]

HIM present fans with video for “Like St. Valentine” / Ville talks about new song

Finnish rockers HIM have presented their fans with an early Valentines Day present in the form of a new video for “Like St. Valentine” – see it here. The song comes off the band’s seventh studio album Screamworks: Love in Theory and Practice, which will be released on Sire Records February 9th. The band promise […]

FALLEN MARTYR unleash exclusive stream at SMNnews

Maryland melodic metal monsters FALLEN MARTYR have just unleashed one of their new songs, “Body Of Light”, which is exclusively streaming at SMNnews: “Body Of Light” is one of the two new songs off of the re-release of their EP, The Six Roots Of True Will. The release will be available by tour time, […]

Win an autographed As I Lay Dying cd

In anticipation of the release of As I Lay Dying’s upcoming new album, out this Spring, they’re running a sweet contest to get all of you psyched for the new cd. Go to the band Twitter (twitter.​com/​asilaydyingband​) to find out what it’s all about. Enter to win an autographed copy of their upcoming new album […]

I Shalt Become working on new album

A long-legendary name in black metal, I Shalt Become are currently working on a new studio album for Moribund Records, with the band slated to enter the studio next month. As yet untitled, I Shalt Become’s new album for Moribund will be their second full-length for the label (the band’s cult Wanderings demo was reissued […]

Alcest announce North American release date

The successor of Alcest’s highly acclaimed debut album Souvenirs D’un Autre Monde will be entitled Ècailles De Lune, and the album is scheduled for North American release on April 20th. The album will be released as standard jewelcase CD, limited Digibook CD, limited box set (incl. Digibook CD, wallflag, and set of postcards; lim 1.000), […]