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ForeverAtLast Announce The Ghost Story Tour

ForeverAtLast Announce The Ghost Story Tour

ForeverAtLast will be hitting the road this May/June on The Ghost Story Tour along with The Funeral Portrait. Check out the poster & dates below. The band was recently adding final touches to their Victory Records debut. …continue reading

Twenty One Pilots Reveal “Stressed Out” Music Video

Twenty One Pilots Reveal “Stressed Out” Music Video

twenty one pilots have released a music video for the single “Stressed Out” which you can watch below. The song appears on the duo’s upcoming album Blurryface. Pre-order from iTunes or physical packages here before it releases on May 19th via Fueled By Ramen. …continue reading

mewithoutYou Debut “Red Cow”

mewithoutYou Debut “Red Cow”

mewithoutYou have debuted a track from their upcoming album Pale Horses. Listen to “Red Cow” below. The band’s sixth album was produced by Will Yip (Title Fight, Tigers Jaw, Circa Survive) and will release on June 16th via Run For Cover Records. Check out the album cover & track listing below. Pre-orders launch on May 4th. The band will be touring in support of the record & you can get more info on that here. …continue reading

KROQ Announces Cold War Kids in Weenie Roast 2015 Lineup

KROQ Announces Cold War Kids in Weenie Roast 2015 Lineup

The world-famous radio station KROQ has announced that Cold War Kids will be a part of their 2015 Weenie Roast Y Fiesta lineup. It will be held at the Irvine Meadows Amphitheater and tickets will go on sale this Friday at Ticketmaster. Seeing as tickets start at $50, you can alternatively win them in the coming weeks through KROQ. Proceeds from all ticket sales go twowards the Surfrider Foundation and Heal the Bay. …continue reading

Abandon Kansas Premiere New Songs on Dead Space Podcast

Abandon Kansas Premiere New Songs on Dead Space Podcast

Abandon Kansas has been premiering songs from the new album Alligator on the Dead Space Podcast. Check out the latest episode below. The album will be available on May 12th. Expect our review of the album soon! …continue reading

Citizens & Saints To Release ‘Join The Triumph’ Deluxe Edition

Citizens & Saints To Release ‘Join The Triumph’ Deluxe Edition

Citizens & Saints will release a deluxe edition of Join The Triumph on May 4th on BEC Recordings. check out the album cover & track listing below. The album features 3 new songs as well as remixes for the current radio singles. Pre-order on iTunes now & check out the new single “How Great Thou Art” on streaming services like Spotify, Google Play, Rdio, & more. …continue reading

Attalus Sign with Facedown Records

Attalus Sign with Facedown Records

Facedown Records have signed Attalus and will release the band’s 16-song concept album, Into The Sea, on June 2nd. Pre-order packages are now available on the Facedown webstore & they have debuted a new song called “Sirens” which you can check out below. The album was done with Mike Watts (As Cities Burn, As Tall As Lions) at Vudu Studio in Port Jefferson, NY. RIYL: La Dispute, Thrice, Brand New …continue reading

Attalus Announce Member Changes

Attalus Announce Member Changes

Attalus have announced that guitarist John Sierra is no longer with the band. The band have brought on Joseph Couillard, formerly of idealist, who played their last show earlier this year. Stay tuned for more exciting news about the band’s upcoming album Into The Sea which releases in June!

Foreverlin Premieres Music Video for “Broken Lines”

Foreverlin Premieres Music Video for “Broken Lines”

Foreverlin have premiered the music video for “Broken Lines”, a single from their new album Still After. Check it out below, along with another new song. The album release show is this Friday but you can pre-order from the band. …continue reading

Atlas Rhoads Debut Music Video for “Bride”

Atlas Rhoads Debut Music Video for “Bride”

Lynchburg, VA based quintet Atlas Rhoads have debuted the music video for “Bride” which appears on their brand new self-titled full length. Watch the video below & pick up the album on iTunes. If you’re unfamiliar you can also check out a 3 song sampler below via Noisetrade. For fans of Sigur Ros, Sleeping At Last, Eisley …continue reading

Jule Vera’s “One Little String” Available for Free Download

Jule Vera’s “One Little String” Available for Free Download

Alt band Jule Vera is giving away their promoted single “One Little String” for free. If you head over to Pure Noise Records’ website, you can download a free sampler featuring the song. Jule Vera will be on the Vans Warped Tour starting in June.

Kings Kaleidoscope Release ‘Live In Focus’

Kings Kaleidoscope Release ‘Live In Focus’

Kings Kaleidoscope have released their new EP ‘Live In Focus’ as a “pay what you want” download via their website. They also released the final 2 videos late last week. The video for “139/Redemption In Motion” can be viewed on NewReleaseTuesday. “All Creatures” premiered on Bad Christian.

Artifex Pereo ‘Time In Place’ Now on Vinyl

Artifex Pereo ‘Time In Place’ Now on Vinyl

Artifex Pereo’s Time In Place is now available on vinyl through Tooth & Nail. You can order here. It is limited to 500 copies. [h/t: John]

Kings Kaleidoscope Premiere Videos for “Zion” & “Ache”

Kings Kaleidoscope Premiere Videos for “Zion” & “Ache”

Kings Kaleidoscope have premiered two more songs from the new release Live In Focus each day April 13-20th. The video for “Zion” can be viewed on Relevant. “Ache” premiered today on HumbleBeast.com. Find out the full video release schedule here.

Murray Hill Theatre Celebrates 20th Anniversary in 2-Day Fest

Murray Hill Theatre Celebrates 20th Anniversary in 2-Day Fest

Murray Hill Theatre in Jacksonville, FL are celebrating their 20th anniversary with a 2-day fest. We previously mentioned that Bleach was reuniting for an event & this is it. Other bands for day 1 are Five Iron Frenzy, House Of Heroes, & My Epic. Day 2 features John Mark McMillan, Bellarive, & Ascend The Hill. Details can be found here.

Kings Kaleidoscope Premiere Videos for “I Know” & “Dreams”

Kings Kaleidoscope Premiere Videos for “I Know” & “Dreams”

As mentioned last week, Kings Kaleidoscope will be releasing music videos from their new release Live In Focus each day April 13-20th. The video for “I Know” can be viewed below. It originally premiered on Desiring God. “Dreams” premiered today through AndyMineo.com. Find out the video release schedule here …continue reading

‘No New Kinda Story’ Now Available at Digital Outlets

‘No New Kinda Story’ Now Available at Digital Outlets

Tooth & Nail’s documentary film “No New Kinda Story: The Real History of Tooth & Nail Records” is now available to purchase or rent via digital outlets including”: iTunes, Amazon, Google Play, & Xbox.

Pandora Streaming Dustin Kensrue ‘Carry The Fire’

Pandora Streaming Dustin Kensrue ‘Carry The Fire’

Dustin Kensrue’s new album Carry The Fire is streaming exclusively on Pandora, before it releases next week.

Glower Releases “Like Arrows”

Glower Releases “Like Arrows”

Glower have released a new track called “Like Arrows”. Check it out below. The song will appear on their new album, titled The Circle Binds, which releases on June 23rd via Broken Circles Records. If you dig 90’s grunge or alt-rock you need to give this a listen! Album cover & track listing can also be seen below. …continue reading

Marah In The Mainsail Launch Kickstarter for ‘Thaumatrope’

Marah In The Mainsail Launch Kickstarter for ‘Thaumatrope’

Marah In The Mainsail have launched a Kickstarter for their upcoming album Thaumatrope. Check out the promo video below. Head over to the band’s Instagram to hear clips of all the songs on the album. The band is described as “Dark, aggressive, cinematic folk music.”

Graceful Closure Running IndieGoGo Campaign

Graceful Closure Running IndieGoGo Campaign

Graceful Closure are running an IndieGoGo campaign to fund their new album titled RÉV. They are sitting at 61% funded & need $2170 to hit their goal. Check out the promo video, along with a prior single, below. …continue reading

Acceptance Talks New Music & Shows

Acceptance Talks New Music & Shows

Absolutepunk chatted with the guys in Acceptance about their reunion & asked about the potential for new music. While members of the band have been writing & working on new songs, there are also old demos that might be added to the mix. “[W]e actually wrote a ton of songs for a potential second record on Columbia. We wrote one group of songs that we really loved at the time and a second group of song …continue reading

Kings Kaleidoscope Share ‘Live In Focus’ Details

Kings Kaleidoscope Share ‘Live In Focus’ Details

Kings Kaleidoscope have released some of the details for Live In Focus. The release is a ” live, intimate studio performance series featuring songs from Becoming Who We Are.” The videos will premiere April 13th-20th and the free EP download April 20th-27th. Get all the details here. In other news the group will be releasing an instrumental version of Becoming Who We Are on April 14th.

The Choir Offer “The Loudest Sound Ever Heard” Album for Free

The Choir Offer “The Loudest Sound Ever Heard” Album for Free

In celebration of The Choir’s 25th Anniversary Tour of their iconic “Circle Slide” album, they’re giving away (free/donate) their 2012 release, “The Loudest Sound Ever Heard” on noisetrade. [thanks synn’r sainte jeb’beau]

Anberlin to Release Photo Book

Anberlin to Release Photo Book

What’s that? A live album, an unofficial full-length biography, and other promised merch items aren’t enough to cover those post-Anberlin breakup wounds? Well, here is some news for you! The band is looking to release a brand new photo book called We’ll Live Forever on May 26th. The photos chronicle the entire timeline of Anberlin and were all taken by photographer Nicole Rork. Preorder bundles are ready to go on the band’s merch site.

Plumb Will ‘Exhale’ New Album on May 4th

Alt-pop artist Plumb has announced that she will release her new album “Exhale” on May 4th via Curb Records. If you preorder the album now, you will get 4 immediate downloads on iTunes. Listen below to one of her new tracks recorded live at Air1 studios.

Twenty One Pilots – Tear In My Heart

Music Video : Twenty One Pilots – Tear In My Heart

Twenty One Pilots have released the second single from their upcoming album Blurryface. Watch the music video for “Tear In My Heart” below and then preorder the album to be available on May 19th. How does this single compare to “Fairly Locals”?

The Reset Release “Rebuild & Live” Ep (For Free)

The Reset Release “Rebuild & Live” Ep (For Free)

Virginia based rock band, The Reset, have released their brand new ep titled “Rebuild & Live” for name your price on bandcamp. Listen to it and read a little bit more about the ep, below. …continue reading

The Choir Embark on 25th Anniversary Tour for “The Circle Slide”

The Choir Embark on 25th Anniversary Tour for “The Circle Slide”

Long running alt-rock band, The Choir, are going out on a special 25th anniversary tour to celebrate their album “The Circle Slide”. For all you So. Cal. peeps, the group will be making a stop in Orange County on June 9th with Michael Roe and CUSH (featuring Tim Taber of The Prayer Chain on vocals) as openers. The show will take place at The Constellation Room in Santa Ana, CA. For more dates, click here. The band …continue reading

The Prayer Chain “Mercury” 20th Anniversary Vinyl Release

The Prayer Chain “Mercury” 20th Anniversary Vinyl Release

The critically acclaimed 1995 release from The Prayer Chain titled “Mercury”, is getting the double vinyl treatment via a kickstarter campaign right here. The band is looking to raise $3000 to print these special double vinyls. There are a few different incentives and the double vinyl is just $30. If you’re like me, you love this release and cherish this final album by Southern California band, The Prayer Chain. …continue reading

Fireflight – We Are Alive

Music Video : Fireflight – We Are Alive

Check out the brand new music video from Fireflight for the song “We Are Alive” off the upcoming album “Innova”. …continue reading

Joy Williams Releases New Single “Woman (Oh Mama)”

Joy Williams Releases New Single “Woman (Oh Mama)”

Joy Williams has released a new single “Woman (Oh Mama)” today & you can listen below. She also announced her upcoming album is titled Venus & will release this summer. Check out a brand new interview with USA Today which shares that after The Civil Wars broke up she sought counsel from Justin Timberlake. Purchase the single on iTunes. …continue reading

We Are The City Video Stream

We Are The City Video Stream

We Are The City are streaming their recently re-released album Violent paired with a brand new visual companion called “Slow Television”. It features previously unseen footage from Violent the film. Watch/listen below & pick up the digital or physical version via Tooth & Nail. …continue reading

Mae Tour Sampler on Noisetrade

Mae Tour Sampler on Noisetrade

Mae have put up The Everglow 10th Anniversary Tour Sampler on Noisetrade. It features 3 Mae tracks (“Suspension”, “Bloom”, “A Melody, The Memory”), as well as Mike Mains & The Branches “Everything’s Gonna Be Alright”, & All Get Out’s “Balance”. Listen & download below. In other news the limited edition cyan blue vinyl of Destination: B-Sides is now exclusively available at Hot Topic. Find the list of stores here. …continue reading

Emery Debuts First Song From New Record

Emery Debuts First Song From New Record

Emery has debuted the first song from their upcoming record You Were Never Alone. In the “Break It Down” Podcast, the band talks about how they created the song. However, you can skip ahead to the 39 minute mark to hear the new song “Rock, Pebble, Stone”. Head over to AbsolutePunk to hear a stream of the podcast without having to use iTunes.

Poema Release New Music Video

Poema Release New Music Video

Poema has released a new music video for their single “Go Away”. Check it out below & pick up the single on iTunes. …continue reading

Matty Mullins Posts Music Video for “Glory”

Matty Mullins Posts Music Video for “Glory”

Matty Mullins has posted the music video for his single “Glory” which you can watch below. The song appears on his self-titled solo debut album which is available now through Rise Records. …continue reading

Lakes Change Name Back To Eager Seas

Lakes Change Name Back To Eager Seas

Lakes have announced a name change back to Eager Seas due to confusion with other bands. Read the statements from their Facebook page below. …continue reading

Bleach To Perform Live in August

Bleach To Perform Live in August

It appears that Bleach will be performing live with Five Iron Frenzy, House Of Heroes, & My Epic this August at the Murray Hill Theatre (Jacksonville, FL). Get ticket info here.

Artifex Pereo & The Orphan, The Poet Tour

Artifex Pereo & The Orphan, The Poet Tour

Artifex Pereo & The Orphan, The Poet will be touring the East Coast together starting next Sunday. Check out the poster & dates below. …continue reading

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