Entries for July, 2009

Titus Andronicus Tours With The So So Glos (Fall 2009)

All Titus/So So tour dates below… Wed 09.02 – Brooklyn, NY Monster Island Basement * Thu 09.03 – Boston, MA Harper’s Ferry * Fri 09.04 – Montreal, QC II Motore * Sat 09.05 – Toronto, ON Horseshoe Tavern * Sun 09.06 – Detroit, MI Magic Stick * Mon 09.07 – Chicago, IL Bottom Lounge * [...]

Marilyn Manson Beefs With Buddyhead Boss

Marilyn Manson has issued a warning on his MySpace blog against journalists who write “cavalier statements” about himself or his band, saying there will be repercussions for the “soon-to-be-murdered-in-their-home press” if he spies any more fabrications. “If one more ‘journalist’ makes a cavalier statement about me and my band, I will personally or with my [...]

The Mars Volta Announce Tour Dates (Summer/Fall 2009)

The Mars Volta have announced Fall tourdates as they continue to tour in support of Octahedron. August 29 – San Francisco CA – Outside Lands Festival August 30 – Los Angeles CA – Palladium September 1  – Los Angeles CA – Palladium September 2 – Santa Barbara CA – Santa Barbara Bowl September 4 – [...]

Habitat Releases Footwear For 2010

Habitat Skateboards will be releasing their very own line of footwear for Spring 2010. The skateboard label is known for their ultra-stylish graphics and designs, so it’s wonder that their first stab at a sneaker line isn’t a fail. The collection includes both low, mid, and hi-cut sneakers, each sporting Habitat’s iconic logo and well-crafted [...]

Attention Dayton: MTV Does Documentary On Rob Dyrdek

MTV will be sending a three-person crew to the city this week to produce a documentary on pro skateboarder and Kettering native Rob Dyrdek, City Manager Mark Schwieterman told the city council Tuesday night, July 28. Dyrdek, 35, who is not expected to be here, is currently starring in the cable network’s reality show “Rob [...]

AFI Do Tour With Gallows (Fall 2009)

A.F.I. will be hitting the road for a brief headlining tour with Gallows as they promote their new full-length, Crash Love. 10/2 – Minneapolis, MN @ Epic 10/4 – Columbus, OH @ Newport Music Hall 10/5 – Cincinnati, OH @ Bogart’s 10/7 – Buffalo, NY @ Town Ballroom 10/8 – Clifton Park, NY @ Northern [...]

Raven Tershay Wins Coastal Carnage

Over the weekend in Huntington Beach, California, Converse hosted their Coastal Carnage. With such skaters as Rune Glifberg and Christian Hosoi in the competition, the stakes were high. But Diamond Supply Co. rider Raven Tershay came through with the first place victory and a check for $10,000. Congrats to Raven and the Tershay family.

Get Up Kid Apologizes For Emo

As we previously reported, the Get Up Kids are back together and celebrating the tenth anniversary of their disc Something to Write Home About with some touring. But as one of the originators of emo, the band are not happy with what that word has come to represent. So much so, in fact, that they’re [...]

Red Sparowes To Tour WIth Russian Circles (Fall 2009)

Red Sparowes and Russian Circles will be teaming up for a mini-tour of southwest U.S. in November. Dates and venues are still being confirmed; expect an announcement soon.

Vans Teams With Anti-Hero For Shoe

Here’s the brand new black/brown colorway of the Vans x Anti-Hero TNT 4. If being Tony Trujillo’s signature sneaker isn’t enough, the fat Anti-Hero logo on the side gives it that extra edge – no wonder this sneaker is popular season after season. Order online through Plus Skate Shop. $57.