According to an image Brand New has slowly put together on MySpace, the band has set up a headlining tour featuring support from recent free agents Thrice as well as mewithoutYou. More information and pre-sales for the tour will be posted soon.
The band is touring in support of their wildly successful 2006 release The Devil and God Are Raging Inside Me.
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Formed from the ashes of Fairweather, DC/Richmond, VA band Olympia play a brand of post-hardcore with some serious rock n’ roll tendencies. The band released their debut full-length, Emergencies, via Equal Vision earlier this year.
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This week, DJ Rossstar will host a Warped Tour Kick Off Special. The internet radio show will host Welsh rock act Lostprophets. The act, who are playing this year’s Warped, will perform live on the show. Tonight’s program will also feature guest host Audrey Kitching of Buzznet. The show runs from 7-8pm PST / 10-11pm EST tonight.
The stream will be available from Idobi Radio and questions and comments for the band can be sent via AIM.
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Trustkill Records has announced the signing of Atlanta’s City Sleeps. According to the label, the band writes “adrenaline fueled rock songs meshed with the grit and technicality of post-hardcore.“
The band will release their full-length Not An Angel August 28.
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Beginning June 29, Daggermouth will head out on tour across Canada and the Eastern US.
The band is touring in support of 2007’s Turf Wars.
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The PureVolume sponsored Act Like You Know Tour kicks off on June 30th. The event will feature Chicago’s White Tie Affair and Detroit’s Fireworks playing the entire tour. Four other bands will play legs of the tour. Both Florida’s We The Kings and Boston’s Medicated Kisses will play from the start of the tour through July 19th. St. Louis, Missouri’s Rushmore Academy will play from July 24th through the 26th, along with the 29th date. Las Vegas act The Cab will play from July 20th through the 28th.
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Ceremony has posted a new track online from their forthcoming 7″ Scared People. Scared People is the band’s Bridge Nine debut and will feature six songs, totaling eight minutes in length.
You can check out the new song “Mothers and Fathers” on MySpace.
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Ben Weasel has posted another track from his new digital download-only album, These Ones Are Bitter. The song “Give it Time” has been posted for free download over at Spin.com. You can find it here.
Punknews.org recently posted a few songs over at the Ben Weasel Punknews Profile.
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Protest the Hero recently entered the studio to begin recording their second full-length, which follows 2005’s Kezia.
The band has released their first studio update in video format.
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Boston’s Lock and Key are closing the door on their band. After five years the band posted the news via a MySpace blog.
They gave no reason for the decision and reportedly will be recording their final album following their upcoming summer tour with Movers and Shakers.
The band released Pull Up The Floorboards via Deep Elm in 2004.
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According to a recent interview in Razorcake Magazine, all girl punk act Civet has signed with Hellcat Records. We have not received confirmation from the label, but currently the band is scheduled to play the upcoming Hellcat day at the Echo in LA on July 15th.
The band previously released their last full-length, Massacre in 2005 via Disaster Records.
You can see the band’s upcoming tourdates below.
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Terrified of a day with Against Me! news? Thankfully we have your salve. The band has posted the 3rd installment of their “Making Of New Wave” video which will be featured on the included DVD of the upcoming record. You can see the first two here and here and the new one below. You can also see a video for the Butch Vig dance remix of “White People for Peace” at the Against Me.net Video player.
The band is also working with Martha Colburn to make a video for the song “Stop!” The band’s asking fans with photos of the band to email Martha via info[a]marthacolburn.com.
Additionally, you also have the chance to win a guitar from the boys here at the Org. Just in case you’ve missed the news lately, there’s been a video, the making of said video, limited 7″ preorder, a tour with some friends, a limited, tour-only release, and a dance remix.
Oh, and New Wave is due out July 10, 2007.
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Reel Big Fish have announced the departure of bass player Matt Wong. On their MySpace page, the Fish explained:
After 16 years he has decided to end his adventures with the Reel Big Fish and begin his aventures as a father! He has decided to stop living the wild rock and roll life and settle down and be a family man. He was never very fond of our constant touring schedule and after he got married a couple of years ago he was even more miserable than ever when he was away from home. As soon as the baby came, he said, “I knew I could never leave again”.
The band has tapped their friend Derek Gibbs to take over his bass duties.
The band is gearing up for their new, first post-Mojo album. The record is titled Monkeys for Nothin’ and the Chimps for Free and is due out July 10, 2007. It is the follow-up to Our Live Album Is Better Than Your Live Album which was released in 2006.
The band will be supporting the record with a co-headlining tour featuring Less Than Jake.
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