Author: Dom Vigil

Boston hardcore band Aviator has released their new record, Head In The Clouds, Hands In The Dirt, today via No Sleep Records. The record is currently available for purchase on iTunes and in a variety of formats from No Sleep athttps://nosleeprecords.com/product/7290.Additionally, Aviator has partnered with Absolutepunk.net to stream the record in its entirety. Take a listen now athttp://www.absolutepunk.net/showthread.php?t=3706633.The record’s release comes on the heels of the band’s new video for their track “There Was A Light (It Went Out)” which can be viewed at BrooklynVegan.com: http://bit.ly/1y5DUdB.Fans can catch Aviator on tour this fall performing headlining dates along the east coast before joining No Sleep Records’ “Death To False Music Tour” with…

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“We really feel like we got where we wanted to be, and made a proper rock ‘n’ roll record,” says vocalist Ryan Key of YELLOWCARD, regarding their seventh studio album LIFT A SAIL (Razor & Tie; release date: October 7, 2014). “We really changed lanes, I think. It’s still a massive rock record, but there were a lot of choices made while we were writing the songs that were new for us. We continued to challenge ourselves throughout the writing and recording process.””The day has arrived! We are so happy to announce that the pre-sale for our new record Lift a Sail begins tomorrow,” he continues. “The album will be…

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“It’s a dream come true,” says UK-based synthpop siren NINA, specifically about her direct supporting gig for Erasure’s tour dates this September. But she could very easily be talking about the buzz surrounding her recently released EP MY MISTAKE on Aztec Records. Kicking off in dance music capital Miami, FL on Sept. 12th and playing a handful of dates on the southeastern quarter of the US, Nina will round out her US tenure with a time spent in NYC and Los Angeles before heading back to the UK. “I’ve been wanting to tour the States for a while now, and I’m glad it finally materialised at the…

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ISSUES will headline the Journeys Noise Tour with support from Ghost Town, Marmozets, Nightmares. The tour kicks off on Halloween in Atlanta, GA and runs through December 13.VIP packages and pre-sale tickets are available beginning at 10am on Tuesday August 19th at www.issuesrock.com. Tickets go on sale to the public beginningFriday August 22nd at 10am.ISSUES recently wrapped their summer long stint on the Journeys Stage on the Vans Warped Tour and are currently touring throughout Asia, Australia and New Zealand.The band’s most recent effort, their self-titled debut LP, was released in February 2014 via Velocity/Rise Records, and landed in the Billboard Top 10 in its week of release.Alternative…

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Review by Dom Vigil As far as first impressions go, Tinnarose have absolutely killed it. From the moment that the vocals came in on the first track on the band’s self-titled album until the last few notes of the instrumental final song on it faded out, they had me hooked. Tinnarose is unlike anything else I’ve been listening to lately, which made this album new and exciting to me, but ultimately, it was their incredible musicianship that forced me to stay. While the entire album is incredible, I’ll start this off by saying that the first track, “When You’re Gone,”…

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Monster Energy and Idol Roc Entertainment have announced the itinerary for the 2014 Monster Energy Outbreak Tour. The routing kicks off in Ft. Lauderdale, FL on November 14, and wraps on December 14 in Boston, MA. The itinerary visits twenty-six markets, with fifteen of the appearances produced by Live Nation. VIP packages and additional tour information can be found at www.attilaband.com. A pre-sale has gone live today, with the general on-sale scheduled for August 22.Headliner Atilla will be joined by direct support act Crown The Empire, Like Moths To Flames, and Sworn In. Tour Producer Steve Glazer (Idol Roc Entertainment) shares, “Since the launch of…

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Photos & Review: Mega Deaf Tour Featuring: He Is Legend, Maylene and the Sons of Disaster & Wilson The Marquis Theatre, Denver, CO. 8/13/14 Photos by: Shannon Shumaker Review by: Dom Vigil Before I even walked into the doors of The Marquis Theatre on Wednesday night to catch He Is Legend, Maylene and the Sons of Disaster and Wilson, I knew I was in for a treat. I’ve been listening to both He Is Legend and Maylene for years now, and every time I’ve seen both bands, they’ve put on incredible shows. And with He Is Legend’s new album, Heavy Fruit dropping in…

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Emma Ruth Rundle released her debut solo album Some Heavy Ocean earlier this summer on Sargent House to great critical acclaim. The AV Club called it “stunning”, while Stereogum called it “intense, hypnotic folk”. Today, NPR has premiered the first music video from the album. Titled “Arms I Know So Well”, this video was directed by Tom McMahan and is a conceptual study of isolation and searching for familiarity, shooting in situations highlighting the solitude that is living alone with oneself. Watch Emma Ruth Rundle’s video for “Arms I Know So Well” now via NPR Music.In support of Some Heavy Ocean, Emma Ruth Rundle…

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Since their inception, Touche Amore have been touring relentlessly, playing their brand of emotional hardcore/punk everywhere from dingy basements to sprawling arenas. While traveling in the UK in 2013, they were invited to record at the legendary BBC Studios for “The Punk Show” with host Mike Davies for a second time (the band released their “Live on BBC Radio 1 Vol .1 in 2012 on Deathwish). Again, Touche Amore worked with acclaimed engineer Simon Askew (Pulp, PJ Harvey, Foo Fighters) and assistant Phil Deacon during a half day of recording. Touche Amore “Live on BBC Radio 1” Vol. 2 offers heartfelt renditions of recent…

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