#282 – 2011
This year, Hayley Williams, Taylor York and Jeremy Davis traded their misery business to focus on the unfinished kind. Powered by the support of their fans—as well as each other—the trio are beyond stoked for album No. 4, and they exclusively told AP all about it. Click here for an excerpt!
MOST ANTICIPATED MUSIC OF 2012
Forget that Mayan calendar noise; 2012 is going to be just as loud and proud as previous years when it comes to superior rock power. Our annual yearbook-in-reverse has the lowdown on THE ALL-AMERICAN REJECTS, BLACK VEIL BRIDES, BRING ME THE HORIZON, THE GASLIGHT ANTHEM, ANTHONY GREEN, LETLIVE., SAY ANYTHING, TITLE FIGHT, WHITECHAPEL and much more.
OP-ED: RISE AGAINST frontman TIM McILRATH
THE AP POLL
With CANDY HEARTS
AP TOUR FALL WRAP-UP
JUNIUS, EXIT_INTERNATIONAL, HUNDREDTH and more.
The AP Record Store is loaded with potential stocking stuffers from THE MIGHTY MIGHTY BOSSTONES, GYM CLASS HEROES, THE MAINE, ANGELS & AIRWAVES and more, as well as a complete recap of the year in reviews. Buckle up!
10 ESSENTIAL ALBUMS OF 2011
AP’s editorial staff can barely agree on where to go for lunch, so you would think that deciding the best albums of the year would be difficult. Surprisingly, though, with music this good, it wasn’t hard to come to a consensus.