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Mannequin Pussy Joins Tiny Engines / Debut LP Coming Soon / Video Premiere on Impose

By , 25 February, 2014, No Comment

Tiny Engines To Release Debut LP From Mannequin Pussy / Video Premiere on Impose

• Debut LP, Gypsy Pervert, out Summer 2014 on Tiny Engines
• RIYL: Joanna Gruesome, White Lung, Big Eyes

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Tiny Engines is excited to welcome NYC’s Mannequin Pussy to the roster. The label will be re-releasing the band’s debut full-length, Gypsy Pervert, on vinyl for the first time this Summer.

The band recently premiered a video for “Clue Juice” from Gypsy Pervert. You can check that out on Impose. You can also listen to the song on Soundcloud. More album details and song premieres coming soon!

Originally begun as a duo between childhood friends, Mannequin Pussy expanded to a three-piece for their debut album, Gypsy Pervert. The beefed up sound is evident from the beginning as the band shifts seamlessly from grungey punk rock blasts to more textured shoegazey pop. Clocking in at less than 20 minutes, Gypsy Pervert sways urgently back and forth. Raw and confrontational yet still melodic and inviting, Mannequin Pussy show off a diverse palette on their debut album.

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Somos – Song Premiere on The AV Club / Debut LP On Tiny Engines Available For Pre-Order / Spring Tour

By , 24 February, 2014, No Comment

Somos - Song Premiere on The AV Club / Pre-Order Debut LP on Tiny Engines / Spring Tour

• Temple Of Plenty LP out 3/25/14 on Tiny Engines
• Digital Pre-Order on Bandcamp For Only $6
• “Dead Wrong” streaming on Pitchfork
• Demo 2012 available for Free Download

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The debut LP from Boston, MA’s Somos is now available for Pre-Order.Temple Of Plenty is set for a March 2014 release on Tiny Engines. You can also digitally pre-order the album on Bandcamp for just $6 and get a download of the first single. The band recorded Temple Of Plenty with Jesse Cannon and Mike Oettinger (The Menzingers, Transit, Man Overboard) at Cannon Found Soundation Recording Studios in Union City, NJ in the Summer of 2013.

You can now premiere the second single from Temple Of Plenty. “Domestic” is streaming on The AV Club right now. Also, the first single, “Dead Wrong”, is streaming on Pitchfork. Additionally, you can download the band’s 2012 Demo for free on Bandcamp.

Somos will be hitting the road in the Spring and finishing up the tour with label mates, Save Ends. The band also has their record release show scheduled April 10th at The Middle East in Cambridge, MA with label mates, The Hotelier. Check the full dates below and tour poster here.

Upcoming Spring Tour
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MAR 21 – Providence, RI @ AS220
MAR 23 – Oaklyn, NJ @ Studio Luloo
MAR 24 – Philadelphia, PA @ Kung Fu Necktie
MAR 25 – Alexandria, VA @ The Lab
MAR 27 – Raliegh, NC @ Deep South – The Bar
MAR 28 – Greensboro,NC @ Carolina Theatre
MAR 29 – Atlanta, GA @ Wonderroot
MAR 30 – Augusta, GA @ Dirty Kids Den
MAR 31 – Tallahassee, FL @ Cuddlepunx Riot House
APR 01 – Tampa, FL @ Epic Problem
APR 02 – Pembroke Pines, FL @ Talent Farm
APR 03 – Orlando, FL @ Wills Pub
APR 04 – Gainesville, FL @ Looseys
APR 05 – Wilmington, NC @ Orton’s Underground
APR 08 – Stroudsburg, PA @ The Living Room
APR 10 – Cambridge, MA @ The Middle East (Record Release) w/ The Hotelier, Choke Up and Grandview
APR 11 – Amherst, MA @ The Pub
APR 12 – Albany, NY @ The Icehouse w/ Save Ends
APR 13 – Rochester, NY @ Bug Jar w/ Save Ends
APR 14 – Cleveland, OH @ Now That’s Class w/ Save Ends
APR 15 – Chicago, IL @ Subterranean w/ Save Ends
APR 16 – Flint, MI @ TBA w/ Save Ends
APR 17 – Pittsburgh, PA @ The Roboto Project w/ Save Ends
APR 18 – Doylestown, PA @ Siren Records w/ Save Ends
APR 19 – Copiague, NY @ The Wood Shop w/ Save Ends

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Black Numbers – Announce New Distro / New Webstore / Northcote Vinyl

By , 21 February, 2014, 2 Comments

Black Numbers Now Exclusively Distributed By Revelation / New Webstore via No Sleep

• Black Numbers welcomes Northcote + Tour Dates
• Label unveils new logo

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Black Numbers is excited to announce they have joined Revelation Records for physical distribution. If your local record store does not carry BN stuff, be sure to ask them to order it from Revelation from now on. In addition, Black Numbers have a brand new webstore, hosted by No Sleep Records. All mailorder will be fullfilled by No Sleep in the future. The label has also unveiled a new label logo designed byJoshua Minnich.

Black Numbers is also thrilled to welcome Northcote to their roster. The label will be giving the vinyl treatment to Northcote’s Self-Titled 2013 album. You can order that now on the brand new Black Numbers Webstore. The album is officially out this week. Northcote is currently on tour with Dave Hause. You can check the tour dates here.

Be sure to follow Black Numbers’ on Facebook and Twitter for more label info.

Worship This! – Video Premiere on Noisey / Upcoming Shows with Elway

By , 20 February, 2014, 2 Comments

Worship This! - Video Premiere on Noisey / Tour dates with Elway

• Tomorrow, I’ll Miss You LP out now on A-F Records

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Akron, OH’s Worship This! premieres their “Jen, With 2 N’s” video on Noisey today. The song comes from the band’s 2013 LP,Tomorrow, I’ll Miss You available now on A-F Records. As well, the album is available digitally on Bandcamp. Aditionally, the band is playing a short run of dates with Elway starting tonight. Show info listed below. Check out the tour flyer HERE.

The video was directed, shot and edited by Ben Hendricks of fellow Akron band, Annabel.

Justin Sane of Anti-Flag had this to say about Worship This!:

“In a laptop production era, its pretty great to come across a band that gives a shit. Worship This! are a band that you want to be friends with. They sound real, sincere, touchable, on a level that I haven’t seen in years. Melodic punk rock in a world where there is very little true melodic punk rock. Tracked live, “Tomorrow, I’ll Miss You” is 4 friends capturing and documenting real life. If you like records that are Copernican, you’re going to want this in your collection.”

Upcoming shows
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FEB 20 – Pittsburgh, PA @ Murder Room w/ Elway
FEB 21 – Cleveland, OH @ Now That’s Class w/ Elway
FEB 22 – Detroit, MI @ Small’s w/ Elway
FEB 23 – Kalamazoo, MI @ Louie’s w/ Elway

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A-F Records – Announces Anti-Flag’s “20 Years of Hell” Split 7-inch Series Volume 4 / “The WTO Kills Farmers” Re-Recording Song Premiere On PureVolume

By , 19 February, 2014, No Comment

A-F Records Announce One If By Land For Volume 4 of Anti-Flag‘s “20 Years of Hell” Split 7-inch Series / Anti Flag’s “The WTO Kills Farmers” Re-Recording Premiere On PureVolume

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Anti-Flag and A-F Records are stoked to announce that Vol. 4 of the “20 Years Of Hell” Split 7-inch series is with Meadville, PA’s One If By Land. Vol. 4 features two re-recorded and re-envisioned Anti-Flag tracks as well as two tracks from One If By Land. You can stream the re-recording of “The WTO Kills Farmers” exclusively on PureVolume. The song originally appeared on Anti-Flag’s 2006 LP, For Blood And Empire. You can also check out One If By Land’s debut full-length, In The Fire Of My Youth, on Bandcamp.

2013 marked the 20th year of Anti-Flag and also the beginning of a new chapter in the history of A-F Records. To commemorate this, the label/band announced the “20 Years of Hell” 7” vinyl/online subscription series. These special one of a kind records are hand numbered, have screened die cut covers, and are limited to 500.

Track Listing
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Side A – Anti-Flag

1. The WTO Kills Farmers (Re-recorded)
2. No Future (Re-recorded)

Side B – One If By Land

1. Handouts
2. With Integrity

Volume 1 (World’s Scariest Police Chases), Volume 2 (All Dinosaurs) and Volume 3 (Worship This!) are also available. The 7” Series can be purchased via the Anti-Flag Online Store. You can view a video detailing the 7-inch subscription series and what all it entails HERE and the series is outlined in more detail below.

“20 Years of Hell” Split 7-Inch Series
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SIDE A: Anti-Flag will be handpicking and re-recording new versions of 1 song from each of their 11 full-length releases as well as recording a brand new unreleased track that will appear on the final volume of the series:

• VOLUME 1: “Die for the Government” and “Their System Doesn’t Work for You”
• VOLUME 2: “New Kind of Army” and “Underground Network”
• VOLUME 3: “Mobilize” and “The Terror State”
• VOLUME 4: “For Blood and Empire” and “A Benefit For The Victims Of Violent Crime”
• VOLUME 5: “The Bright Lights Of America” and “The People Or The Gun”
• VOLUME 6: “The General Strike” and a NEW UNRELEASED TRACK

SIDE B: Keeping with Anti-Flag’s commitment to the punk community and efforts to help other musicians have a voice, the B side of each volume will showcase 2 songs from 6 new bands (one band per volume.) These bands will be announced as the series progresses throughout the year.

The Hotelier – Full Album Stream on Pitchfork Advance / New LP Available For Pre-Order / On Tour Now

By , 18 February, 2014, No Comment

The Hotelier - Full Album Stream On Pitchfork Advance / New LP Available For Pre-Order / On Tour Now

• Home, Like Noplace Is There out 2/25/14 on Tiny Engines
• Digital Album on Bandcamp For $6
• Download the band’s 2011 debut full-length, It Never Goes Out, on Bandcamp

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The sophomore LP from The Hotelier (previously The Hotel Year), Home, Like Noplace Is There, is now streaming in full on Pitchfork Advance. The album is set for an official release on February 25, 2014 on Tiny Engines. The 1st pressing of the vinyl is sold out but 2nd pressing Pre-Orders are now available and come with instant full album downloads. You can also purchase the full album digitally on Bandcamp for $6.

Home, Like Noplace Is There follows up the band’s 2011 debut full-length, It Never Goes Out. You can download that record on Bandcamp.

The band is currently out on a full U.S. tour with Osoosooso, dates are listed below. Osoosooso is the new solo project from Jonathan DiMitri, lead singer of State Lines. From 2/22-3/2 on tour, The Hotelier will serve as the backing band as DiMitri will play State Line sets.

Upcoming shows
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FEB 18 – Austin, TX @ Mohawk w/ Osoosooso
FEB 19 – Tucson, AZ @ Club Congress w/ Osoosooso
FEB 21 – Mesa, AZ @ The Nile Theater w/ Osoosooso
FEB 22 – Murietta, CA @ The Dial w/ State Lines
FEB 23 – La Puente, CA @ Bridgetown DIY w/ State Lines
FEB 24 – Isla Vista, CA @ The Biko Garage w/ State Lines
FEB 26 – San Jose, CA @ The Rock Shop w/ State Lines
FEB 27 – Fresno, CA @ Chinatown Youth Center w/ State Lines
FEB 28 – Martinez, CA @ The Ant Hill w/ State Lines
MAR 01 – Redding, CA @ The Slab w/ State Lines
MAR 02 – Portland, OR @ Dekum Manor w/ State Lines
MAR 04 – Centralia, WA @ Quesadilla Factory w/ Osoosooso
MAR 06 – Seattle, WA @ El Corazon w/ Osoosooso
MAR 07 – Boise, ID @ The High Note w/ Osoosooso
MAR 09 – Denver, CO @ Seventh Circle w/ Osoosooso
MAR 11 – Lincoln, NE @ Knickerbockers w/ Osoosooso
MAR 13 – Kansas City, MO @ Art Closet Studios w/ Osoosooso
MAR 14 – St. Louis, MO @ The Firebird w/ Osoosooso
MAR 15 – Bloomington, IN @ House Show w/ Osoosooso
MAR 16 – Chicago, IL @ Township w/ Osoosooso
MAR 17 – Grand Rapids, MI @ House of Pancakes w/ Osoosooso
MAR 18 – Ann Arbor, MI @ 907 Lincoln w/ Osoosooso
MAR 19 – Toronto, ON @ The 460 w/ Osoosooso
MAR 20 – Ottawa, ON @ House Show w/ Osoosooso
MAR 21 – Montreal, QC @ Tim Allen’s Palace w/ Osoosooso

Direct Effect – Song Premiere on Absolute Punk / Debut LP Pre-Order Available Now on Tiny Engines / Tour Dates Announced

By , 13 February, 2014, No Comment

Direct Effect - Song Premiere on Absolute Punk / Debut LP Available For Pre-Order From Tiny Engines / Release Tour Announced

• Debut LP, Sunburn, out 3/11/14 on Tiny Engines
• Sunburn full album download for $5 on Bandcamp
• RIYL: Paint It Black, Pissed Jeans, Fucked Up, The Jesus Lizard, Metz

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Direct Effect is heading out on a short release tour in support of their debut full-length, Sunburn. Dates are listed below. The LP is now available for Pre-Orderfrom Tiny Engines. All vinyl pre-orders will receive an instant album download. Additionally, digital copies are available for just $5 on Bandcamp. The LP will follow up the band’s 2011 debut 7″, Forget The Rest.

You can check out “Thoughts of Honey” on Absolute Punk now! The band also premiered their video for the track “[ ]” on Noisey/Vice. And you can stream another song, “Yo No Quiero”, on Brooklyn Vegan as well.

Upcoming Release Tour
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FEB 28 – Orlando, FL @ The Space W/ Dikembe, Nunhex, You’ll Live, Ex-Breathers
MAR 01 – Tallahassee, FL @ All Saints
MAR 02 – Atlanta, GA @ House Show W/ Cheap Art
MAR 03 – Asheville, NC @ House Show
MAR 06 – Richmond, VA @ Church Of Abe
MAR 07 – Philadelphia, PA @ Glitoria W/ Bad Side, Little Big League, Cry Baby, The Spirit Of The Beehive
MAR 08 – Boston, MA @ Great Scott W/ Swearin’, California X, Potty Mouth

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Somos – Song Premiere on Pitchfork / Debut LP Pre-Order Available Now on Tiny Engines / Spring Tour

By , 11 February, 2014, No Comment

Somos - Song Premiere on Pitchfork / Pre-Order Debut LP on Tiny Engines / Spring Tour Announced

• Temple Of Plenty LP out 3/25/14 on Tiny Engines
• Digital Pre-Order on Bandcamp For Only $6
• Demo 2012 available for Free Download
• RIYL: The Dangerous Summer, Polar Bear Club, The Menzingers, Criteria

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The debut LP from Boston, MA’s Somos is now available for Pre-Order.Temple Of Plenty is set for a March 2014 release on Tiny Engines. You can also digitally pre-order the album on Bandcamp for just $6 and get a download of the first single. The band recorded Temple Of Plenty with with Jesse Cannon and Mike Oettinger (The Menzingers, Transit, Man Overboard) at Cannon Found Soundation Recording Studios in Union City, NJ in the Summer of 2013.

You can now premiere the first single from Temple Of Plenty. “Dead Wrong” is streaming on Pitchfork right now. As well, you can download the band’s 2012 Demo for free on Bandcamp.

Temple Of Plenty - Track Listing
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1. Familiar Theme
2. Domestic
3. Dead Wrong
4. Lives Of Others
5. When You Pass
6. Strangest Example
7. Lifeline
8. Distorted Vision
9. Before You Merge

Somos will be hitting the road in the Spring and finishing up the tour with label mates, Save Ends. The band also has their record release show scheduled April 10th at The Middle East in Cambridge, MA with label mates, The Hotelier. Check the full dates below.

Upcoming Spring Tour
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MAR 21 – Providence, RI @ AS220
MAR 23 – Oaklyn, NJ @ Studio Luloo
MAR 24 – Philadelphia, PA @ Kung Fu Necktie
MAR 25 – Alexandria, VA @ The Lab
MAR 27 – Raliegh, NC @ Deep South – The Bar
MAR 28 – Greensboro,NC @ Carolina Theatre
MAR 29 – Atlanta, GA @ Wonderroot
MAR 30 – Augusta, GA @ Dirty Kids Den
MAR 31 – Tallahassee, FL @ Cuddlepunx Riot House
APR 01 – Tampa, FL @ Epic Problem
APR 02 – Pembroke Pines, FL @ Talent Farm
APR 03 – Orlando, FL @ Wills Pub
APR 04 – Gainesville, FL @ Looseys
APR 05 – Wilmington, NC @ Orton’s Underground
APR 08 – Stroudsburg, PA @ The Living Room
APR 10 – Cambridge, MA @ The Middle East (Record Release) w/ The Hotelier, Choke Up and Grandview
APR 11 – Amherst, MA @ The Pub
APR 12 – Albany, NY @ The Icehouse w/ Save Ends
APR 13 – Rochester, NY @ Bug Jar w/ Save Ends
APR 14 – Cleveland, OH @ Now That’s Class w/ Save Ends
APR 15 – Chicago, IL @ Subterranean w/ Save Ends
APR 16 – Flint, MI @ TBA w/ Save Ends
APR 17 – Pittsburgh, PA @ The Roboto Project w/ Save Ends
APR 18 – Doylestown, PA @ Siren Records w/ Save Ends
APR 19 – Copiague, NY @ The Wood Shop w/ Save Ends

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A-F Records – Announces Anti-Flag Cover Contest

By , 7 February, 2014, 1 Comment

A-F Records Announces Anti-Flag Cover Contest

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2013 marked the 20th year of Anti-Flag and also the beginning of a new chapter in the history of A-F Records. To commemorate this, the label/band unveiled the “20 Years of Hell” 7” vinyl/online subscription series. These special one of a kind records are hand numbered, have screened die cut covers, and are limited to 500. Full description of the subscription series below.

To start 2014, A-F Records is announcing an Anti-Flag Cover Contest where the grand prize is a “20 Years of Hell” 7” subscription. Check out the video announcement. More details below!

ANTI-FLAG COVER CONTEST

How To Enter:

1. Utilize your skills on ANY instrument to cover/re-imagine Anti-Flag’s “Power To The Peaceful” from ‘The Terror State’ record. Remember, you’re using your imagination to create your own unique cover. We will not be accepting submissions of individuals playing along with the track. Have fun with this! Get creative! NOTE: If you wish to submit a FULL BAND cover, you may. However, if a band wins the contest, they will win a prize as a band (no individual prizes).

2. Record the cover video of the song. Your video does not have to be visual.

3. Upload to YouTube with the title “Power To The Peaceful – Anti-Flag Cover Contest”, and include your name in the description.

Prizes:

Grand Prize – Your choice of a 20 Years Of Hell Subscription OR a signed Anti-Flag drum head/”BACON” test pressing.

Runner-Up – signed Anti-Flag drum head.

Contestants have ONE MONTH to enter starting February 7, 2014.

Submissions will close on March 7, 2014, and winners will be picked by the band.

GOOD LUCK!

“20 Years of Hell” Split 7-Inch Series
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SIDE A: Anti-Flag will handpick and re-record new versions of 1 song from each of their 11 full-length releases as well as recording a brand new unreleased track that will appear on the final volume of the series:

• VOLUME 1: “Die for the Government” and “Their System Doesn’t Work for You”
• VOLUME 2: “New Kind of Army” and “Underground Network”
• VOLUME 3: “Mobilize” and “The Terror State”
• VOLUME 4: “For Blood and Empire” and “A Benefit For The Victims Of Violent Crime”
• VOLUME 5: “The Bright Lights Of America” and “The People Or The Gun”
• VOLUME 6: “The General Strike” and a NEW UNRELEASED TRACK

SIDE B: Keeping with Anti-Flag’s commitment to the punk community and efforts to help other musicians have a voice, the B side of each volume will showcase 2 songs from 6 new bands (one band per volume.) These bands will be announced as the series progresses throughout the year.

Jetsam-Flotsam – Announce Among Giants 7″ as Inaugural Release / Song Premiere on Absolute Punk

By , 6 February, 2014, 2 Comments

Among Giants - Song Premiere on Absolute Punk / 7″ Release Coming Soon on Jetsam-Flotsam

• Back And Forth 7″ coming April 2014 on Jetsam-Flotsam
• Artwork / Tracklisting Released + Upcoming Shows
• 2012′s Truth Hurts LP available for Name-Your-Price Download
• RIYL: Osker, Joyce Manor, Tigers Jaw, Broadcaster

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Jetsam-Flotsam is proud to announce their debut release as a label will be from Orlando, FL’s Among Giants. The label will release the Back And Forth 7″ in April as their inaugural release. You can check out the first single, “Hardwood Floors”, on Absolute Punk right now! Jetsam-Flotsam is run by Dane Erbach and his wife, Emily. You might know Dane from his amazing Switchboard Sessionsproject/site. Pre-order info coming soon! Tracklisting is below.

TRACK LISTING
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1. Cats & Ferrets
2. Hardwood Floors
3. Art School
4. The World Is Not My Friend

Back And Forth follows up the Among Giants’ split 7″ with Aspiga on Say-10 Records. As well, the band’s 2012 full-length,Truth Hurts, is available for name-your-price download on Bandcamp. The band has some February and March shows upcoming. Check dates below.

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FEB 21 – Savannah, GA @ Graveface Records w/ Henrietta
FEB 22 – Tallahassee, FL @ TBA w/ Henrietta
FEB 23 – Odessa, FL @ The Goat House w/ Henrietta
MAR 04 – Orlando, FL @ Wills Pub w/ Iron Chic, The New Lows, & Teen Agers
MAR 08 – Titusville, FL @ Rabbit Foot Records w/ Friends Fest 2

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Save Your Generation – Split 7″ With Congress & Green Lights Available Now / Full Stream On Absolute Punk

By , 30 January, 2014, No Comment

Save Your Generation Records - Congress & Green Lights Split 7″ Available Now / Full Stream On Absoloute Punk

• Out February 2014 on Save Your Generation & Animal Tapes
• Available Digitally from Save Your Generation / Physical Copies from Congress

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Michigan-based indie label, Save Your Generation, is releasing a split 7″ between two home grown bands, Congress and Green Lights. You can stream the entire split right now on Absolute Punk. The EP is available for digital pre-order from Save Your Generation and physical copies from Congress.

Track Listing
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Side A

Green Lights – Way Down
Congress – Dead Parrot

Side B

Congress – Way Up
Green Lights – Live Parent

The Hotelier (The Hotel Year) – Song Premiere on Absolute Punk / Announce Full US Tour / New LP Available For Pre-Order

By , 27 January, 2014, No Comment

The Hotelier (The Hotel Year) – Song Premiere On Absolute Punk / Announce Tour / New LP Available For Pre-Order

• Home, Like Noplace Is There out 2/25/14 on Tiny Engines
• “The Scope Of All Of This Rebuilding” premiere on Pitchfork
• “Your Deep Rest” premiere on The AV Club
• Digital Pre-Order on Bandcamp For Only $6
• Download the band’s 2011 debut full-length, It Never Goes Out, for free on Bandcamp

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The sophomore LP from The Hotelier (previously The Hotel Year), Home, Like Noplace Is There, is set to be released in February 2014 on Tiny Engines. VinylPre-Orders are available now. You can also pre-order the album digitally onBandcamp. You can check out “Life In Drag on Absolute Punk now.

You can also hear “Your Deep Rest” on AV Club and “The Scope Of All Of This Rebuilding” on Pitchfork.

Home, Like Noplace Is There follows up the band’s 2011 debut full-length, It Never Goes Out. You can download that record for free on Bandcamp.

The band is heading out on full U.S. tour, dates are listed below.

Upcoming shows
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JAN 31 – Bloomfield, CT @ Nicolas’ Cage
FEB 01 – Brooklyn, NY @ Suburbia
FEB 02 – Montclair, NJ @ The Bat Cave
FEB 03 – Philadelphia, PA @ Golden Tea House
FEB 04 – Arlington, VA @ CD Cellar
FEB 05 – Richmond, VA @ Church of Abe
FEB 06 – Norfolk, VA @ The Iguana
FEB 07 – Boone, NC @ Wood Circle House
FEB 08 – Charlotte, NC @ Area 15
FEB 10 – Chattanooga, TN @ Sluggo’s
FEB 11 – Atlanta, GA @ The Drunken Unicorn
FEB 12 – Birmingham, AL @ Transylvania
FEB 13 – Jackson, MS @ Rampage Extreme Park
FEB 14 – Denton, TX @ TBA
FEB 15 – Houston, TX @ East Side Social Center
FEB 16 – San Antonio, TX @ The Ten Eleven
FEB 18 – Austin, TX @ Mohawk
FEB 19 – Tucson, AZ @ Club Congress
FEB 21 – Mesa, AZ @ The Nile Theater
FEB 22 – San Diego, CA @ The Dial
FEB 23 – La Puente, CA @ Bridgetown DIY
FEB 25 – San Luis Obispo, CA @ Frankie’s Teardrops
FEB 28 – Oakland, CA @ TBA
MAR 01 – Redding, CA @ TBA
MAR 02 – Portland, OR @ Dekum Manor
MAR 04 – Centralia, WA @ Quesadilla Factory
MAR 05 – Bellingham, WA @ TBA
MAR 06 – Seattle, WA @ El Corazon
MAR 07 – Boise, ID @ The High Note
MAR 09 – Denver, CO @ 7th Circle
MAR 11 – Lincoln, NE @ Knickerbockers
MAR 13 – Kansas City, MO @ Art Closet Studios
MAR 14 – St. Louis, MO @ The Firebird
MAR 15 – Bloomington, IN @ House show
MAR 16 – Chicago, IL @ Township
MAR 17 – Grand Rapids, MI @ House of Pancakes
MAR 18 – Ann Arbor, MI @ TBA
MAR 19 – Toronto, ON @ The 460
MAR 20 – Ottawa, ON @ TBA
MAR 21 – Montreal, QC @ Tim Allen’s Palace

Direct Effect – Video Premiere on Noisey / Pre-Order Debut LP Now On Tiny Engines

By , 23 January, 2014, No Comment

Direct Effect - Video Premiere on Noisey / Debut LP Available For Pre-Order From Tiny Engines

• Debut LP, Sunburn, out 3/11/14 on Tiny Engines
• Sunburn full album download for $5 on Bandcamp
• RIYL: Paint It Black, Pissed Jeans, Fucked Up, The Jesus Lizard, Metz

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The debut full-length from Direct EffectSunburn, is now available forPre-Order from Tiny Engines. All vinyl pre-orders will receive an instant album download. Additionally, digital copies are available for just $5 onBandcamp. The LP will follow up the band’s 2011 debut 7″, Forget The Rest.

The band is premiering their video for the track “[ ]” on Noisey/Vice today. You can stream another new song, “Yo No Quiero”, on Brooklyn Veganas well.

As much as one might enjoy and appreciate the brute force and precision of noise rock it’s also a genre that is too often owned and operated by jaded old dudes who turn up their noses at an audience. Luckily for us Direct Effect leave the holier than thou pretentious vibes at the door and invite the audience to do the same. The band is loud and heavy of course but they play with the intensity and reckless abandon of kids whose roots belong firmly within punk rock and hardcore. On their debut full-length, the band has measured out close to a half hour of unadulterated, noisy hardcore punk that will make fans of Paint It Black, Pissed Jeans and Metz stand up and take note. What was only hinted at on the band’s debut 7″ is now fully formed on Sunburn.

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Buho – Song Premiere on Noisey / New 7″ Single on Crowquill Records

By , 22 January, 2014, No Comment

Buho - Song Premiere On Noisey / New 7″ Available For Order From Crowquill Records

• Self-Titled 7″ out 2/4/14 on Crowquill
• “Night Clinics” premiere on Pitchfork
• RIYL: Sparta, Failure, Japandroids, At The Drive-In

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Crowquill Records is excited to announce the label’s newest release, the Self-Titled 7″ from San Antonio, TX band, Buho. Pre-Orders for the 7″ record are now shipping!

You can hear the A-Side from the band’s upcoming Self-Titled 7″ now. “Endless/Blur” is premiering exclusively on Noisey/Vice. The B-Side “Night Clinics” can be heard on Pitchfork as well.

This follows up the band’s 2012 EP, Beggar’s Teeth, which was recently re-released on Crowquill. You can order that record digitally or on cassette HERE.

Búho is a three piece, Indie/ShoeGaze/Post-Punk/Whatever band out of San Antonio, Texas. Current members include Mauri Gudiño (Yoshimoto), Brad Angotti (MASSIVER, The Ground, Perpetual Heat), and Andy Elizalde. Hailing from, yet exhibiting a distinctly different character with in a sonically heavy South Texas music scene, Búho utilizes broad calculated strokes of noise, rock, and melodic repetition in an attempt to own their ground in an ever changing musical landscape.

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Save Ends – Canadian Dates Announced / Debut LP Available Now On Tiny Engines

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Save Ends - Announce Canadian Dates / Debut LP Available Now On Tiny Engines

• Warm Hearts, Cold Hands LP out now on Tiny Engines
• Download the band’s 2010 and 2012 EPs for free on Bandcamp
• RIYL: The Get Up Kids, The Anniversary, Lemuria

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Boston, MA’s Save Ends are heading out for a weekend of shows in Canada with their friends in Laureate. The band is out in support of their debut LP, Warm Hearts, Cold Hands, released in November 2013 on Tiny Engines. The album was recorded by Jay Maas of Defeater (Title Fight, Transit, Polar Bear Club).

The 1st pressing of Warm Hearts, Cold Hands vinyl (TE126) is limited to 600 pressed on four colorways – 105 Blue w/ White + Green Starburst (sold out) / 130 Transparent Fiery Orange / 150 Transparent Light Blue / 215 Opaque Gray. The album is also available digitally on Bandcamp.

Warm Hearts, Cold Hands follows up the band’s well-received 2012 EP,Strength Vs. Will. You can download that EP, as well as the band’s 2010 debut EP, for free on Bandcamp.

Canada Dates
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JAN 24 – Ottawa @ Cafe Dekcuf w/ Laureate, Benevenstanciano, Robots! Everywhere!! (Events link)
JAN 25 – Quebec City @ 228 Sous-Sol Du Cercle w/ Laureate, Northern City (Events link)
JAN 26 – Montreal @ Tim Allen’s Palace w/ Laureate, Riverbeds (Events link)

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Cayetana – Video Premiere on The AV Club / Pre-Order New 7″ on Tiny Engines / Tour with Waxahatchee

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Cayetana - Video Premiere on The AV Club / Pre-Order New 7″ Single on Tiny Engines / Name-Your-Price Download on Bandcamp / Tour with Waxahatchee

• Hot Dad Calendar 7″ Single out 2/4/14 on Tiny Engines
• Demo EP featured on If You Make It
• Stream/Download WXPN’s The Key Studio Session

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Philadelphia, PA’s Cayetana premieres their “Hot Dad Calendar” video on The AV Club today and the 7″ single is available for Pre-Order now on Tiny Engines. As well, the single is available for Name-Your-Price Download on Bandcamp.

The band recorded “Hot Dad Calendar” this Summer. You can check out photos from the recording session on Jump Philly. The 7″ follows the band’s highly-acclaimed Demo. In support of the upcoming release Cayetana will head out on a run of East Coast dates with Waxahatchee and All Dogs. Dates listed below. Cayetana continue to demo and write in preparation for recording their debut LP for Tiny Engines. A Summer 2014 release is tentatively scheduled for the album.

The Cayetana demo is featured on If You Make It and is also available on cassette from Tapes Not Bombs. Also, earlier this year the band recorded a studio session for WXPN’s The Key. You can stream/download the session HERE. The session showcased two songs not included on the band’s original three song demo, including “Hot Dad Calendar.”

Upcoming shows
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JAN 21 – New York, NY @ Mercury Lounge w/ Waxahatchee, All Dogs
JAN 22 – Boston, MA @ Great Scott w/ Waxahatchee, All Dogs
JAN 23 – Brooklyn, NY @ Glasslands w/ Waxahatchee, All Dogs
JAN 24 – Washington, DC @ Black Cat w/ Waxahatchee, All Dogs
JAN 25 – Richmond, VA @ Strange Matter w/ Waxahatchee, All Dogs
JAN 26 – Philadelphia, PA @ First Unitarian Church w/ Waxahatchee, All Dogs

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The Hotelier – Song Premiere on AV Club / New LP Available For Pre-Order Now From Tiny Engines

By , 7 January, 2014, No Comment

The Hotelier (The Hotel Year) – Song Premiere On AV Club / New LP Available For Pre-Order From Tiny Engines

• Home, Like Noplace Is There out 2/18/14 on Tiny Engines
• “The Scope Of All Of This Rebuilding” premiere on Pitchfork
• Digital Pre-Order on Bandcamp For Only $6
• Download the band’s 2011 debut full-length, It Never Goes Out, for free on Bandcamp

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The sophomore LP from The Hotelier (previously The Hotel Year), Home, Like Noplace Is There, is set to be released in February 2014 on Tiny EnginesPre-Orders are available now and will receive the album digitally in late January, weeks before the official release date. You can also pre-order the album digitally onBandcamp.

You can now hear “Your Deep Rest” on AV Club. “The Scope Of All Of This Rebuilding” previously premiered on Pitchfork.

Home, Like Noplace Is There follows up the band’s 2011 debut full-length, It Never Goes Out. You can download that record for free on Bandcamp.

Buho – Song Premiere On Pitchfork / New 7″ Available For Pre-Order On Crowquill Records

By , 6 January, 2014, No Comment

Buho - Song Premiere On Pitchfork / New 7″ Available For Pre-Order OnCrowquill Records

• Self-Titled 7″ out 2/4/14 on Crowquill
• RIYL: Sparta, Failure, Japandroids, At The Drive-In

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Crowquill Records is excited to announce the label’s newest release, the Self-Titled 7″ from San Antonio, TX band, Buho. The label has announced that Pre-Orders for the 7″ record are now available with a February 2014 release scheduled.

You can hear the B-Side from the band’s upcoming Self-Titled 7″ now. “Night Clinics” is premiering exclusively on Pitchfork.

This follows up the band’s 2012 EP, Beggar’s Teeth, which was recently re-released on Crowquill. You can order that record digitally or on cassette HERE.

Búho is a three piece, Indie/ShoeGaze/Post-Punk/Whatever band out of San Antonio, Texas. Current members include Mauri Gudiño (Yoshimoto), Brad Angotti (MASSIVER, The Ground, Perpetual Heat), and Andy Elizalde. Hailing from, yet exhibiting a distinctly different character with in a sonically heavy South Texas music scene, Búho utilizes broad calculated strokes of noise, rock, and melodic repetition in an attempt to own their ground in an ever changing musical landscape.

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Buho Bandcamp

PJ Bond – Announces Tour Dates with Maria Taylor (Azure Ray)

By , 23 December, 2013, 1 Comment

PJ Bond Announces Tour Dates In Support of Maria Taylor (Azure Ray)

• PJ Bond Ten Degrees And The Floor 7″ on Black Numbers / Shield Recordings
• PJ Bond You Didn’t Know I Was Alphabetical LP Repress on Black Numbers

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PJ Bond is following up his recent tour with Austin Lucas with more dates in support of Maria Taylor (Azure Ray) in January. All tour dates are listed below.

PJ Bond is supporting the repress of his full length, You Didn’t Know I Was Alphabetical, which is available here. Also, Bond is touring on a new 7″, Ten Degrees And The Floor, co-released by Black Numbers and Shield Recordings(Netherlands). The 7″ features two new songs and a complete rework of a favorite from PJ’s recent split, Brother Bones/Baby Bones. The 7″ is available from Shield and at all upcoming shows. You can stream all PJ Bond releases on Bandcamp.

Tour with Maria Taylor 
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JAN 03 – Omaha, NE @ The Waiting Room
JAN 05 – Denver, CO @ Larimer Lounge
JAN 07 – Salt Lake City, UT @ Urban Lounge
JAN 08 – Boise, ID @ The Crux
JAN 10 – Vancouver, BC @ The Media Club
JAN 11 – Seattle, WA @ Barboza
JAN 12 – Portland, OR @ Mississippi Studios
JAN 14 – San Francisco, CA @ Rickshaw Stop
JAN 17 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Satellite
JAN 18 – San Diego, CA @ Soda Bar
JAN 19 – Phoenix, AZ @ Crescent Ballroom
JAN 22 – Austin, TX @ Mohawk
JAN 23 – Dallas, TX @ City Tavern
JAN 25 – Birmingham, AL @ Bottletree
JAN 31 – Atlanta, GA @ The Earl
FEB 02 – Washington, DC @ Rock & Roll Hotel
FEB 05 – Philadelphia, PA @ Boot & Saddle
FEB 06 – Brooklyn, NY @ Knitting Factory
FEB 07 – Boston, MA @ Middle East
FEB 08 – Ithaca, NY @ The Haunt
FEB 09 – Toronto, ONT @ Drake
FEB 11 – Chicago, IL @ Beat Kitchen

Signals Midwest – Announce Winter Tour Dates / Light On The Lake LP Available on Tiny Engines

By , 20 December, 2013, 1 Comment

SIGNALS MIDWEST Announces Winter Tour Dates / Light On The Lake LP Available From Tiny Engines

• Light On The Lake LP out now on Tiny Engines
• Tour (1/3 – 1/10) Announced
• RIYL: Braid, Restorations, The Menzingers, Small Brown Bike, The Sidekicks

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Cleveland, OH’s Signals Midwest are heading out in support of their new LP,Light On The Lake, released in October on Tiny Engines. You can stream the album in its entirety on Bandcamp.

Light On The Lake is Signals Midwest’s third full-length and second release for Tiny Engines, following up 2011′s highly-acclaimied, Latitudes And LongitudesLP. 2nd pressing copies of Latitudes And Longitudes are available for Purchase or stream/download the release on Bandcamp.

Winter Tour
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JAN 03 – Cohoes, NY @ The Icehouse w/ Placeholder
JAN 04 – Cambridge, MA @ Elks Lodge w/ Old Gray, Lovechild, Marietta, My Fictions
JAN 05 – New Haven, CT @ The Panty Haus
JAN 06 – Brooklyn, NY @ Death By Audio w/ Timeshares, Broadcaster, Brick Mower
JAN 07 – Asbury Park, NJ @ Asbury Lanes
JAN 08 – Philadelphia, PA @ Golden Tea House w/ Timeshares
JAN 09 – Alexandria, VA (Washington DC) @ The Lab
JAN 10 – Pontiac, MI @ The Crofoot w/ The Front Bottoms, You Blew It, The Wild, Gates