Entries for the ‘Editor’s Note’ Category

Lightning Bolt share Fantasy Empire, tour (2015)

You can finally hear Fantasy Empire, the first album from Lightning Bolt in six years, over at NPR. Thanks to the masterful production team at Machines With Magnets, for the first time on record it feels like the listener is just feet away from Brian Gibson’s legendary wall of amps and Brian Chippendale’s paint-splatter drum [...]

Sullivan ready Heavy Is The Hand

After a seven year hiatus, beloved North Carolina alternative rock band Sullivan has announced their reunion and signing with Seattle based indie label Spartan Records. The band has also revealed they have finished recording their next full-length record, Heavy Is The Head, which will be released on October 28. Additional details will be announced soon. [...]

Chris Farren (Fake Problems), Grey Gordon release split EP

Punk-folk musicians Chris Farren (vocalist for Fake Problems) and Grey Gordon have released their new split EP, Ducks Fly Together, today via No Sleep Records. The record is available now for purchase digitally at iTunes and on limited edition cassette tape from No Sleep Records and can be streamed at AltPress.com. Stream Ducks Fly Together [...]

Propagandhi to tour with RVIVR, War On Women (2014)

Propagandhi have announced a handful of August dates with supporting acts RVIVR and War On Women.  Here they are: Date Location Venue 08/10/14 Toronto, On Lee’s Palace 08/11/14 Toronto, On Lee’s Palace 08/12/14 Ottawa, ON Ritual 08/13/14 Montreal, QC Club Soda 08/15/14 Boston, MA Royale 08/16/14 Baltimore, MD The Ottobar 08/17/14 NYC, NY Webster Hall [...]

Sleepytime Trio head to Japan (2014)

Sleepytime Trio started out in Harrisonburg, Virginia, as a side project of the band Maximillian Colby in the fall of 1994. Sleepytime Trio was originally Drew Ringo on guitar, Ben Davis on bass, and Jonathan Fuller on drums. They played shows around the mid-Atlantic region and then in the summer of ’95 added guitarist Dave [...]

Silver Snakes tour in support of Year Of The Snake (2014)

In support of their new album Year Of The Snake, LA’s Silver Snakes are gearing up for a tour across the U.S., with scheduled appearances with Aeges, Planes Mistaken For Stars, Vattnet Viskar, Devourment and Lions of Tsavos on various shows.  Check out the full tour routing below. July 8 San Diego, CA @ Soda Bar [...]

United Nations to tour in support of The Next Four Years (2014)

United Nations will hit the road in August in support of their forthcoming Temporary Residence LTD. album, The Next Four Years. Here are the dates: 8/2 New York, NY @ St. Vitus 8/3 Philadelphia, PA @ Boot & Saddle 8/5 Boston, MA @ Great Scott 8/6 Montreal, QC @ Il Motore 8/7 Toronto, ON @ [...]

Ignite record new album, tour (2014)

Influential punk/hardcore band Ignite has announced they have officially entered the studio to begin work on their new album and will be heading to Europe this summer for a tour. Dates are listed below. Ignite is currently in the studio tracking songs for the record with producer Cameron Webb (Alkaline Trio, Strung Out), who also [...]

HUSH. share “We Left Like Birds”

HUSH. has revealed “We Left Like Birds,” the next new song off its upcoming debut full-length, Unexist. Stream “We Left Like Birds” exclusively via Revolver Magazine. Out June 24, Unexist was mixed by Scott Evans (Old Man Gloom, Ladder Devils) and mastered by Brad Boatright (High on Fire, Nails). HUSH., based in Albany, NY, features [...]

Editor’s Note: Arms Race performs “Joy Decision”

You Indie’s editor has a new band, Arms Race.  This is my first since performing with In The Black Hearts of Men (ex-Beast, Nihilitia, Morning Again, etc.) a decade ago.  Also in this band are Kris Neises of Kris N., and Father’s Day, Justin Satinover or The 1984 Draft and Father’s Day, and Cole Bohanon [...]