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Web Exclusive: Blessthefall Tour Diary (part one)

Phoenix-based screamo quintet Blessthefall are currently on a co-headlining tour with Escape The Fate through mid-October in support of their debut album His Last Walk, and we've...

The Used: You Gotta Say Yes To Another Excess

Having weathered a lukewarm sophomore outing, the loss of a founding member (and at least one high-profile friendship), THE USED are back in all their turbulent glory....

Straylight Run: Existentialist Pop

Armed with a new record and major-label backing, STRAYLIGHT RUN have not only grown older, but also more fearful of their individual places within the grand scheme...

The Chariot: Sweet Serenity (With A Side Of Turbulence)

Fun, frolic and faith are the three things keeping Christian metalcore outfit THE CHARIOT at the top of their game. Story: D.X. Ferris “Blessed be the Lord, Jesus...

Amber Pacific: Fan Boys

When it’s all said and done, AMBER PACIFIC are staying together for the kids. Story: Megan Seling Amber Pacific’s history is as squeaky clean as a straight-edge virgin....

From The Editor’s Floor: Noise On The Side

This month's AP focuses on side projects, with cover features on the Almost and Blaqk Audio, as well as a brief rundown of the shenanigans perpetrated by...

Ted Leo: Some Lifer’s Mind

From hardcore hellion to indie journeyman to respected songsmith, TED LEO has been a well-regarded figure in the American underground for well more than 15 years. Despite...

Shadows Fall: Shadows Are Security

After a decade of staying true to their roots, the odds are finally in SHADOWS FALL’s favor. Armed with a killer new disc, major-label support and a...

Good Charlotte: Good Morning, Re-Invention

Bored with the scene-and their haters-GOOD CHARLOTTE have traded a life of contemporary-punk popularity for a world of DJ booths, club life and hip-hop heroes. And it’s...

Relient K: Life Is In The Details

Some people want them in the basement being goofy, while others want them in church four days a week. Having done both, RELIENT K continue to follow...