Entries for April, 2015

Failure added to Wrecking Ball ATL (2015)

Upstart Atlanta music festival, The Wrecking Ball ATL, is pleased to announce the addition of legendary superstar Alt rockers, FAILURE, to their inaugural lineup. The festival, the debut edition of which serves as a 25th anniversary celebration for celebrated rock venue, The Masquerade, already boasts an unbelievably stacked bill of Punk, Hardcore, Alt, and Emo [...]

Turnover stream Peripheral Vision, tour (2015)

Turnover are streaming their much hyped new full-length Peripheral Vision at Billboard, where they are featuring the band in their weekly “New Noise” column. “The quartet has morphed into a moody, atmospheric indie rock band, without losing its knack for hooks,” Billboard says of the record. Peripheral Vision, the band’s sophomore full-length, will be released [...]

Dan Andriano In The Emergency Room readies second full-length

Asian Man Records and Xtra Mile Records announced that they have teamed up to release Party Adjacent, the second full-length from Dan Andriano’s solo project, Dan Andriano In the Emergency Room on July 17. “The Emergency Room started as something for me to do with songs I had been writing that didn’t seem to have [...]

Adult Dude joins Animal Style Records roster

Animal Style Records welcomes Brooklyn NY’s Adult Dude to their roster. The label will release the band’s debut full-length, Adult Moods, in July of 2015. Stay tuned for more details, song premieres and vinyl pre-orders! You can stream the Adult Dude back catalog on Bandcamp. The part of the 1990s that almost everyone got wrong [...]

You Indie Feature: An interview with TJ Turner about his book, Lincoln’s Bodyguard

Yellow Springs, Ohio, resident TJ Turner is a renaissance man. In addition to his career as a research scientist with the Air Force Research Laboratory at Wright-Patterson AFB, he’s also a federal agent, and as a reserve military officer, he has served three tours in Afghanistan and was awarded the Bronze Star Medal in 2013. In [...]

You Indie Feature: An interview with Pat Graham of Spraynard

Jade Tree‘s newest signing, West Chester, Pennsylvania punk trio Spraynard have announced they will release a new two-song 7″ on the label on May 18 as a precursor to a forthcoming full-length album on Jade Tree.   The AV Club is streaming “Bench”, the title track from the  7″, saying “the track makes good on vocalist-guitarist Pat Graham’s promise [...]

Counterpunch announces tour dates (2015)

Chicago’s Counterpunch has announced a few dates on the east coast as the band heads to Pouzza Fest next month. They will start by playing a show in Chicago with Heartsounds, then they will travel up the east coast then to Montreal for the festival. Date Location Venue Details May 7th Chicago, IL Beat Kitchen [...]

Slow and Steady share “35mm,” ready debut for Broken Circles

Broken Circles announced the debut full-length album from Slow And Steady. In Time We Belong will be out officially August 14. Stay tuned for more details, song premieres and vinyl pre-orders! You can listen to “35mm” from In Time We Belong right now via Soundcloud or Youtube. An earlier version of the song premiered last [...]

Kevin Devine and Meredith Graves announce split 7″

Kevin Devine and Meredith Graves have announced Devinyl Splits No. 2, a 7″ split of new, original songs by each of the artists. Pre-orders are available now via Bad Timing Records. This split is the second of a six part split series Kevin Devine is releasing throughout 2015, including splits with Matthew Caws of Nada Surf and Tigers Jaw [...]

Sweet John Bloom join Tiny Engines roster, tour (2015)

Tiny Engines recently welcomed Cambridge, MA’s Sweet John Bloom to their roster. The label will be releasing the band’s debut LP, Weird Prayer, in June of 2015. You can sign up to be notified when pre-orders go live here. The band will be heading out in June for some dates in support of the new [...]