Archive for February 16th, 2010

The Flatliners announce new record and tour

Canadian punks The Flatliners will be releasing their new album, Cavalcade on Fat Wreck Chords on April 13th. Lead singer Chris Creswell had this to say: “Cavalcade has taken on the overall theme of unity through disconnectedness. Happiness in uncertain times. Humanity is flawed but we can all still party, right? That’s what we wrote […]

Protest the Hero tour dates announced

Protest The Hero have announced a Canadian tour with support from, Hawthorne Heights, Theset, Elias and Abandon All Ships!. March 23 Montreal, QC @ Club Soda March 24 Ottawa, ON @ Capital Music Hall March 26 Toronto, ON @ Sound Academy March 27 Thunder Bay, ON @ Roxy’s Nightclub March 29 Winnipeg, MB @ The […]


Atlantic recording group Circa Survive has announced the upcoming release of their major label debut, “BLUE SKY NOISE.” Produced by three-time Grammy winner David Bottrill (Tool, Muse, King Crimson) and mixed by Rich Costey (Interpol, The Mars Volta, Rage Against The Machine), the highly anticipated collection arrives in stores and at online retailers on April […]

Therefore I Am and Alexisonfire!

Boston’s hometown heroes, Therefore I Am, have announced a full US Spring tour with Equal Vision alumni, Alexisonfire, kicking off April 21st. A special fan pre-sale will launch tomorrow, February 17th, through ArtistArena, with the regular on-sale date scheduled for later in the week. As a warm up to the Alexisonfire tour, the band is […]

EMI Plans to Sell Abbey Road Studios

Courtesy of Pitchfork: The Financial Times reports that EMI has put the famous London recording complex Abbey Road on the market. The label converted the building into the world’s first custom-built recording studio in 1929. But Abbey Road remains most famous because the Beatles did most of their recording there and named their final album […]

Pennywise announces Zoli Teglas as new lead singer

February 16, 2010—South Bay punk pioneers Pennywise have announced that Zoli Teglas of Orange County’s Ignite, is the band’s new and permanent lead singer. After months of searching, the members of Pennywise announced that Ignite vocalist Zoli Teglas is now officially the new front man. Teglas, a longtime friend and tour mate, recently played a […]

Taking Dawn announce European tour dates with Airbourne

Las Vegas rockers Taking Dawn have just announced that they will be joining forces with Airbourne for a European tour starting in Milan on March 3rd and ending in Dublin on April 14th. Currently on tour in the States with Theory of a Deadman, Taking Dawn are taking the rock world by storm, one city […]

Woe Of Tyrants Post Single And Announce Tour

The new album, Threnody, will be released worldwide on April 13th while the band will be on the road with Overkill and Vader. Fans can hear Creatures Of The Mire now on the band’s myspace. Track listings and tour dates are listed below: Threnody track listing: 1. Tetelestai 2. Creatures Of The Mire 3. Venom […]

Coheed and Cambria announces first U.S. headlining tour in over 2 years

Coheed and Cambria will embark on its first North American headline tour since fall 2007 beginning April 22, nine days following the April 13 release of its fifth studio album, Year of the Black Rainbow (Columbia). The five-week track marks Coheed and Cambria’s return to headlining its own shows following a two-year-plus period that has […]

Carnifex “Hell Chose Me” Contest

Carnifex “Angel Of Death” Contest Information The new Carnifex album Hell Chose Me will be out this Tuesday, February 16th. The iTunes Exclusive version is available for $9.99 and includes a wicked cover of the classic Slayer track “Angel Of Death”. As an added bonus we have created this very special contest for anyone who […]

Angels and Airwaves announce tour

Angels & Airwaves are hitting the road and taking Say Anything with them. The tour starts in April and, as you can see by the lengthy list of tour dates below, lasts for quite awhile: 4/5 San Francisco, CA Warfield Theater 4/7 Seattle, WA The Showbox SODO 4/8 Portland, OR Roseland Theater 4/9 Vancouver, BC […]

Straylight Run announce Indefinite Hiatus

From their BLOG: Dear friends and fans of Straylight Run, We are very sad to announce to you that we will be going on an indefinite hiatus. We call it a hiatus and not a break up because the band still enjoys working together and is open to the idea of doing so in the […]