Crown the empire, news recap

Starcrawler released a cover of “Pet Sematary”—plus, don’t miss a new single from CHON. Check out the news you might have missed today below!

1. Hollow City reveal new music video

Hollow City debuted a new single and music video for “Love Like Heroin.” “‘Love Like Heroin’ was written about toxic relationships and how much pain you are willing to endure for just a glimpse of bliss,” vocalist Zackary Yarbrough says. “Just as a heroin user would…the hell was worth the high. No matter the repercussions.” The track’s official release is next Friday and can be presaved here. The band hit the road with I Hate Heroes next week. Tickets can be found here, and dates are below.



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Dates:
04/10 – Greenville, SC @ Radio Room
04/11 – Raleigh, NC @ Imurj
04/12 – Charlotte, NC @ Keg & Cue
04/13 – Granite Falls, NC @ Granite Falls Rec Center
04/15 – Atlanta, GA @ The Masquerade
04/17 – New Orleans, LA @ Gassa Gassa
04/18 – Nashville, TN @ Rocketown
04/19 – Ringold, GA @ Cloud Springs Deli

2. In The Whale debut new music video

In The Whale released a music video for “Teeth,” which is taken off their most recent EP, Dopamine. The video was shot by fans of the band and features pro skaters Eli Reams and Jeromy Green. The EP is available to stream here.

3. Starcrawler cover the Ramones’ “Pet Sematary”

Starcrawler shared a cover of the Ramones’ “Pet Sematary.” The original track is based on Stephen King’s Pet Sematary. They’ll be going on tour with the Distillers this May through June before joining Beck and Cage The Elephant on tour in July. Tickets are available here. Check out the dates below.

Dates:
05/11 – San Pedro, CA @ Brouwerij West #
05/12 – Santa Cruz, CA @ The Catalyst Atrium #
05/13 – Sacramento, CA @ Harlow’s #
05/15 – Eugene, OR @ Sessions Music Hall #
05/21 – Milwaukee, WI @ Pabst Theatre ^
05/22 – Chicago, IL @ Metro ^
05/24 – Detroit, MI @ St. Andrews Hall ^
05/25 – Toronto, ON @ Phoenix Concert Theatre ^
05/26 – Toronto, ON @ Phoenix Concert Theatre ^
05/28 – Boston, MA @ Royale ^
05/29 – Brooklyn, NY @ Brooklyn Steel ^
05/31 – Washington, DC @ 9:30 Club ^
06/01 – Philadelphia, PA @ Union Transfer ^
06/02 – Carrboro, NC @ Cat’s Cradle ^
06/04 – Nashville, TN @ The Basement East ^
06/15 – Bergen, NO @ Bergenfest
06/17 – Gothenburg, SE @ Pustervik
06/18 – Malmo, SE @ Plan B
06/19 – Hamburg, DE @ Nochtwache
06/22 – Vitoria, ES @ Azkena Rocks Festival
06/25 – Guildford, UK @ Boileroom
06/26 – London, UK @ The Dome
06/27 – Manchester, UK @ Manchester Academy 3
06/28 – Leeds, UK @ Hyde Park Book Club
06/30 – Norwich, UK @ Arts Centre
07/02 – Amsterdam, NL @ Upstairs @ Paradiso
07/03 – Cologne, DE @ MTC Club
07/04 – Belfort, FR @ Les Eurockéennes Festival
07/11 – Ridgefield, WA @ Sunlight Supply Amphitheater *
07/13 – George, WA @ The Gorge *
07/16 – Mountain View, CA @ Shoreline Amphitheater *
07/17 – Irvine, CA @ Five Point Amphitheater *
07/19 – Las Vegas, NV @ Park Theater *
07/20 – Chula Vista, CA @ North Island Credit Union Amphitheatre *
07/21 – Phoenix, AZ @ Ak-Chin Pavilion *
07/23 – Denver, CO @ Fiddler’s Green Amphitheater *

# with Death Valley Girls
^ with the Distillers
* with Beck, Cage The Elephant, Spoon

4. CHON drop new single

CHON debuted a relaxing new single, “Peace.” The track will be featured on the band’s upcoming self-titled album, which drops June 7. The album is available for preorder here. The band will be performing at Coachella this month, and tickets can be found here.  

5. Teddy unveils new music video

Teddy captured the image of innocence in a new video for “Intro (Castle Life).” The track will be featured on his upcoming self-titled LP. “As kids, we’re so beautifully unaware of ourselves, which creates a perfect storm of creation and destruction that I think every artist hopes to achieve in their own way,” he says. “As I’ve grown, I’ve felt the pressure to become more self-aware and explore my subconscious to gain a better understanding of myself and my surroundings.” Teddy is set to be released April 26.

6. Crown The Empire drop new single

Crown The Empire dropped their latest single, “Sudden Sky.” This is the band’s third single since 2016’s Retrograde, and the track can be purchased and streamed here. They’re currently on a co-headlining tour with We Came As Romans. Tickets are available here, and remaining dates are below.

Dates:
04/05 – Denver, CO @ Summit
04/06 – Lawrence, KS @ The Granada
04/08 – Des Moines, IA @ Wooly’s
04/09 – Minneapolis, MN @ Skyway Theatre
04/11 – Chicago, IL @ House Of Blues
04/12 – Indianapolis, IN @ The Citadel
04/13 – Grand Rapids, MI @ The Intersection
04/14 – Detroit, MI @ Saint Andrew’s Hall
04/16 – New York, NY @ Gramercy Theatre
04/18 – Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club
04/19 – Sayreville, BJ @ Starland Ballroom
04/20 – Hartford, CT @ The Webster Theater
04/21 – Baltimore, MD @ Baltimore Soundstage
04/23 – Atlanta, GA @ The Masquerade
04/24 – Tampa, FL @ The Orpheum
04/27 – Houston, TX @ So What?! Music Fest
04/28 – San Antonio, TX @ Paper Tiger