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Ex Friends Premiere New Song, Reissue Debut LP

Philadelphia’s Ex Friends are releasing their newest EP Animal Needs on May 13 on 7″ vinyl and digital formats via Coolidge Records. Featuring Joel Tannenbaum from Plow United and Beach Slang drummer JP Felxner, Animal Needs is the followup to Ex Friends’ debut LP Rules For Making Up Words, which is being reissued on 12″ […]

REVIEW: Light Years – ‘I Won’t Hold This Against You’

Artist: Light Years Album: I Won’t Hold This Against You Genre: Pop-punk Label: Paper+Plastick Light Years‘ brand new record and Paper + Plastick debut, I Won’t Hold This Against You is an insatiable dose of satisfying pop punk. From the in-your-face shredding opener, “Uphill Battle,” to the self-titled, powerful closer, “I Won’t Hold This Against […]

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NGHBRS Reveal Details for Upcoming Record, ‘Twenty One Rooms’; Launch Preorders

At some point in 2011, I came across NGHBRS while perusing Spotify. Their Hellomind EP blew me away and they’ve since continued their journey towards success, impressing me with each single. Come July 16, 2013, the Long Islanders I’ve come to obsess over will release their debut full length record, Twenty One Rooms, via Paper + […]

STREAM: Light Years- “Hindsight”

According to our website brethren at PropertyofZack, recent Paper + Plastick Records signee Light Years have released another new track from their forthcoming record, I Won’t Hold This Against You.  The track, “Hindsight,” released via Alternative Press this morning, is an interesting change for the band, showing what diversity fans are to expect on the new record. “Hindsight” is […]

From Hell Announce Album And Stream New Song “Unholy”

From Hell announced this morning that they will be releasing their brand new album, called Heresy, on June 25 via Paper + Plastick. Please check out the official artwork located in our feature image box to your left. Pre-orders for Heresy can be found by heading here. All of the information regarding vinyl distribution and […]

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The Braces Sign To Paper + Plastick, Release The First Single From Their Upcoming LP ‘Two Years’, “Vandal”

The Braces are a band that is highly adept at synthesizing everything that was great about punk, pop-punk, and indie leaning punk of yesteryear (read: the 90s/early Aughts) and wrapping it up in a neat little bow. The snotty vocals, the twinkly, noodling guitar lines, the double time drums, what’s not to love? We’re not the only […]

STREAM: Pentimento – “Days Away”

Our Absolute Voices teammates at PropertyOfZack have just streamed “Days Away” the second single off of Pentimento’s upcoming debut full length, Pentimento. The track sees the band playing through their unique brand of what could best be described as passionate, soulful punk rock. The record drops on November 13, 2012 through Paper + Plastick, so […]

REVIEW: Pentimento – Self-Titled

Artist: Pentimento Album: Self-Titled Genre: Punk Label: Paper + Plastick I found the boys in Pentimento shortly after my arrival at UTG last February. What struck me was that these dudes’ had the same sense of humor as me, so coupled with their cool sound I really started to dig them. Admittedly, they weren’t one […]

STREAM: Nightmare of You/Nightmares for a Week Release Split

Nightmare of You and Nightmares for a Week are releasing a 7″ split entitled Nightmares off Paper + Plastick Records. The split includes two songs from each band as well as the option to order the digital files. Preorder the split to receive a digital download on Halloween as well as the immediate download for a Paper + […]

What’s Eating Gilbert Premieres New Track Featuring Hayley Williams

New Found Glory guitarist Chad Gilbert has decided to premiere a new song from his solo project What’s Eating Gilbert, featuring girlfriend Hayley Williams (Paramore). Their song “Babe” is a catchy rock and roll jam, that will come off of his Nashville Session 7-inch out June 19 through Paper + Plastick Records. Is there anything […]

We Are the Union Recording New Album

Ska-punk outfit We Are the Union have released an official statement telling fans they are recording their full-length follow-up to 2010’s Great Leaps Forward. This new album is anticipated to release in late 2012 via Paper + Plastick Records. It is being recorded both with Mark Michalik at Drasik Studios and Nick Diener of The […]

Make Do And Mend Stream ‘Part And Parcel’ EP

Paper + Plastick rockers Make Do And Mend are currently streaming their upcoming EP Part And Parcel on the band’s Facebook. The Boston crew has been establishing a huge name for themselves supporting many great acts and it is apparent that many people have taken notice. I just finished listening and I’m honestly impressed. Very […]