Posted Aug. 27, 2018, 10:56 p.m.
The Get Up Kids seemed to take another break after their reunion full length, There Are Rules. Seven years later, and we're given some new tunes in ... read more
Posted June 13, 2016, 5:53 p.m.
Ever wondered what it would sound like if Off With Their Heads and Iron Chic had a baby? Well, even if you haven't, you need ... read more
Posted May 30, 2016, 5:32 p.m.
Davey Havok and Jade Puget (you may recognize them from AFI) are back this year with a new Blaqk Audio album. Because the duo is ... read more
Posted April 4, 2016, 6:15 p.m.
Even after a decade, Ignite still managed to put out a record that was the logical step forward from Our Darkest Days. While it's not ... read more
Posted Dec. 7, 2015, 6:13 p.m.
Back in 2010, Make Do and Mend were taking over top 10 lists with their debut, End Measured Mile. The band went on to shake ... read more
Posted May 11, 2015, 8:27 a.m.
Dan Webb and the Spiders have been out spreading their punk rock for a few years now. They've collected a bunch of unreleased tracks, some ... read more
Posted Oct. 13, 2014, 8:53 p.m.
United Nations have been locked away for a few years now. Members have come and gone and we aren't even exactly sure which ones. In ... read more
Posted Sept. 29, 2014, 10:16 p.m.
Two bands hailing from the US Northwest bring a Metalcore filled split from String Break Records. Seattle's, Balsa, take control of the first half with ... read more
Posted Sept. 15, 2014, 11:44 a.m.
The Chantey Hook have been around for a few years now, but have only released a handful of songs to the masses. Their most recent ... read more
Posted June 16, 2014, 10:04 p.m.
Andrew Jackson Jihad make a return on their new label home, Side One Dummy, after a long tenure on Asian Man Records. Usually when a ... read more
Posted May 12, 2014, 8:27 p.m.
I haven't been following Architecture in Helsinki too much since the underwhelming, Places Like This. In 2011 they released, Moment Bends, which almost completely flew under my radar. ... read more
Posted April 21, 2014, 10:50 p.m.
I don't get too excited about new bands anymore. However, Seagulls recently swooped into my radar and have me pumped for sing-a-longs. If you're a ... read more
Posted April 14, 2014, 9:11 p.m.
It came as a surprise to everyone. The Faint sprung up from the ground out of nowhere after being gone for a few years. They ... read more
Posted March 18, 2014, 12:55 a.m.
GAZER is a new band hailing from Cincinnati, Ohio. On their debut EP, Phone Commercial, they use a combination of noise and punk to rock the ... read more
Posted Feb. 10, 2014, 8:50 p.m.
It's been a long time coming, but Against Me! have finally released their sixth album, Transgender Dysphoria Blues. It packs a hit harder than previous records. ... read more
Posted Dec. 24, 2013, 1:20 a.m.
Since their inception, Iron Chic have had a steady rotation through out the years through my speakers and a special place in my heart. Following ... read more
Posted Dec. 16, 2013, 10:27 p.m.
It's always cool when bands from opposite sides of the world do a split together. It worked great for Thursday and Envy. Here, we have ... read more
Posted Dec. 9, 2013, 10:32 p.m.
Iron Chic are back with their first new music since their split with Pacer. For some, a couple years isn't long, but waiting for new ... read more
Posted Aug. 5, 2013, 9:21 p.m.
Of all of Dave Hause’s 7-inch’s for this series, this was the one I was most excited about. Jade Tree is one of my favorite ... read more
Posted July 1, 2013, 9:28 p.m.
We’re close to the end of Dave Hause’s 7-inch series. The fourth in the series comes from Sabot Productions. Hause decided to tackle his friends ... read more
Posted May 6, 2013, 11:21 p.m.
The Ramones were, and still are, such an influence on music. These days, they’re garnered as a genre all on their own, known simply as, “Ramones-core.” ... read more
Posted Feb. 19, 2013, 12:55 a.m.
Self Evident have been a band for over 15 years, but unfortunately, I’ve been in the dark until I heard their most recent endeavor, We Built ... read more
Posted Jan. 28, 2013, 10:20 p.m.
Ok, so yeah, this is a relatively old release. The band has released a new EP since, but that’s not an excuse to ignore this ... read more
Posted Dec. 17, 2012, 5:13 p.m.
The second installment of Dave Hause's 7-inch series comes from Bridge Nine. Lots of interesting choices for Hause to choose songs to cover from. In ... read more
Posted Nov. 9, 2012, 2:25 p.m.
Dave Hause recently embarked on a little project that involves five indie labels. He took two artists from each label and covered a song from ... read more
Posted Sept. 24, 2012, 3:18 p.m.
I don't really know where to begin with this EP. Its groovy rock sensibilities throw back to 70's glam rock, but without the theatrics and ... read more
Posted Sept. 14, 2012, 2:07 a.m.
Half of The Keystone Kids is half of Slingshot Dakota, while the other half is Ryan O'Donnell of Yo Man Go, and that was enough ... read more
Posted July 23, 2012, 9:34 p.m.
If you were a fan of White Lung's debut album, It's The Evil, for it's raw and straight forward approach, then you might be a ... read more
Posted June 25, 2012, 3:40 p.m.
There's a new hardcore quartet on the rise in The UK named Ruin Everything, and they just released their debut EP, Lioniser. When I read ... read more
Posted April 10, 2012, 7:47 a.m.
I'm just gonna say right now that I'm a huge fan of The Format and fun. I could go on and on about how easily ... read more
Posted Feb. 27, 2012, 11:58 a.m.
Oh, our beloved Cursive--shall we never hear another Ugly Organ from you? No, we shall not, so stop asking for one. For three albums now, ... read more
Posted Dec. 1, 2011, 2:03 a.m.
It was one of the most anticipated albums of the year, and was welcomed with such positive reception. Needless to say, my expectations were high. ... read more
Posted Nov. 21, 2011, 4:17 p.m.
It's been 8 years since Small Brown Bike released their last full length, The River Bed, but they haven't lost their touch in the slightest. ... read more
Posted Oct. 31, 2011, 8:36 a.m.
You, Me, & Everyone We Know came to my attention with the announcement of their break-up earlier this year. I didn't give them a listen ... read more
Posted Oct. 10, 2011, 12:34 p.m.
Larry and His Flask have been getting more and more attention over the past year and a half. They reached a new plateau this past ... read more
Posted Sept. 12, 2011, 7:35 a.m.
Answer Key Records, the new record label formed by Bridge & Tunnel's, Jeff Cunningham, chose How Do We Jump This High's, Funny/Not Funny, for the ... read more
Posted Sept. 1, 2011, 3:01 a.m.
After a few years of EPs and splits, Canada’s Junior Battles finally released their debut full length this Summer on Paper + Plastick. With speedy ... read more
Posted Aug. 25, 2011, 2:37 a.m.
By the end of 2004, Face to Face had disbanded and there were no signs that would have suggested they’d ever write or play again. ... read more
Posted Aug. 25, 2011, 2:36 a.m.
Have you ever wondered what Weezer would sound like had they turned into a psychedelic garage band? Well, look no further because the Nashville duo, ... read more
Posted Aug. 8, 2011, 10:47 a.m.
Although the Indie-Emo genre has been getting over-saturated with new artists lately, there are a few that wear the title suitably; By Surprise are one ... read more
Posted July 25, 2011, 9:38 p.m.
When The Riverboat Gamblers released their last full length, Underneath the Owl, many fans were put off by the cleaner production and poppier approach. Their ... read more
Posted July 25, 2011, 9:37 p.m.
Before your red flag goes up, we are not talking about the "crab-core" group, Attack Attack. Don't worry; I was wary of the same thing. ... read more
Posted July 4, 2011, 10:16 a.m.
Many were intrigued when Tiger Army frontman, Nick 13, first announced he’d be releasing a solo country album. It was a sound that fans were ... read more
Posted July 4, 2011, 10:16 a.m.
Mock Orange took me completely by surprise. They only just came to my attention despite having been a band for nearly 2 decades. Although, they ... read more
Posted June 28, 2011, 12:39 a.m.
It’s a great thing when bands can mesh cartoon visuals with their music. It in turn enhances the listening experience, and Gangpol & Mit’s, The ... read more
Posted April 25, 2011, 4:27 a.m.
The folk scene doesn’t get enough appreciation these days. Luckily, Mumford and Sons earned it some recognition when they performed at The Grammys. Now is ... read more
Posted April 18, 2011, 1:19 p.m.
Who would have thought that after 16 years The Dead Milkmen would release a new album? The band went their separate ways in 1995 and ... read more
Posted April 11, 2011, 6:32 p.m.
It’s comforting when a band can successfully progress. Some stay stagnant—resulting in some stale and boring music. Thursday’s a band that has been progressing since ... read more
Posted April 4, 2011, 11:30 a.m.
When word broke out that Bright Eyes would be writing one final album before retiring the moniker—expectations were set pretty high. Since then, the band ... read more
Posted March 25, 2011, 5:43 p.m.
Remember when you were a little kid getting tucked into bed? Then someone would reach for a thin book with a shiny gold spine, and ... read more
Posted March 15, 2011, 7:07 a.m.
It has been nearly 13 years since Hello Rockview was first released, and the album still holds up. Like with the first couple of re-releases, ... read more
Posted Feb. 28, 2011, 11:51 a.m.
LEADTHEWAY has been around since 2002, but they broke up once in 2004. By 2009, they were back together and self-released their debut full length, ... read more
Posted Feb. 7, 2011, 4:59 a.m.
There has been resurgence within the indie-emo genre lately, and these advocates of punctuation are taking cues from American Football and Sunny Day Real Estate.The ... read more
Posted Jan. 31, 2011, 11:06 a.m.
Who ever said louder isn’t better? Joyce Manor have been breaking down the walls of every town they play up and down the west coast ... read more
Posted Dec. 21, 2010, 5:20 a.m.
Hailing from San Diego, California, The Bombpops are a female fronted quartet and a force to be reckoned with. Their 6 track debut EP, Like ... read more
Posted Dec. 6, 2010, 1:59 p.m.
What do you get when you throw Jawbreaker and Alkaline Trio into a blender? One of the finest pop-punk albums of the year. The Gamits’ ... read more
Posted Nov. 22, 2010, 11:27 a.m.
In theory, Less Than Jake covering catchy theme songs and product jingles sounds like a good idea. It seemed to work in the past. However, ... read more
Posted Nov. 15, 2010, 1:23 p.m.
Right off the bat you can’t help but feel Best Coast’s full-length debut, Crazy for You, is going to be an album you listen to ... read more
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