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20 scene albums from 2007 that are probably still stuck in your head
20 scene albums from 2007 that are probably still stuck in your head
In 2007, the scene was rocking harder and louder than anyone could have imagined. Myspace favorites such as Fall Out Boy and Paramore were crafting their emo sounds into unforgettable albums that established them as legends. While staying true to their roots in emo and punk, scene music introduced synthesizers and screamo elements to create the newest sound for the genre...
The Rocket Summer follows joy while shining some “Morning Light”
The Rocket Summer follows joy while shining some “Morning Light”
Today AP is premiering the video for “Morning Light,” the second in a series of clips of songs from Sweet Shivers, the long-awaited album from Bryce Avary, the man behind perfect-pop-forever outfit the Rocket Summer. Directed by Dillon Slack and Ben Busch, “Morning Light” is a prequel to the album’s first song, “Shatter Us.” Avary says the video “follows the...
The Rocket Summer “Shatter Us” with a brand-new single
The Rocket Summer “Shatter Us” with a brand-new single
The Rocket Summer—aka pop-rock wunderkind Bryce Avary—has resurfaced with the another new single. The release follows “Gone Too Long” and his ambitious, self-released 2016 album, Zoetic. Today we are stoked to premiere “Shatter Us,” the first track from Avary’s next album, Sweet Shivers, slated for release in late August. “When I close my eyes and hear this s...
The Rocket Summer say music feels ‘more real’ than ever with release of “FL, CA” video (exclusive)
The Rocket Summer say music feels ‘more real’ than ever with release of “FL, CA” video (exclusive)
A lot of factors go into making a music video—the actual song, treatment, setting, cast, production and cost—but when it came time for the Rocket Summer to film a new video for a track taken from his latest album, Zoetic, frontman Bryce Avary says it was a no-brainer to choose “FL, CA,” the heavy-hitting, synthy-pop song with a whole lot of guitars and drums, and even more of a no-brainer to inclu
The Rocket Summer launches pre-orders for new album through crowdfunding campaign
The Rocket Summer launches pre-orders for new album through crowdfunding campaign
We haven't heard new, original material from Bryce Avary, under the banner of the Rocket Summer, since Life Will Write The Words over three years ago, unless of course you want to count his 2013 Christmas EP. Today, however, Avary has launched a PledgeMusic campaign which offers pre-orders for a brand new album. No titl ...
Song Premiere: The Rocket Summer, “Anna”
Last Month, The Rocket Summer launched Life Will Write The Words b-side series, in which one album outtake is digitally released every 3 weeks. The first song in the series was  "Cars And The Pixies (Happy New Year)", and today we have  "Anna," which is set for release tomorrow through various digital retailers, available to stream below. The fi ...
The Rocket Summer announce tour with the Scene Aesthetic, States
The Rocket Summer announce tour with the Scene Aesthetic, States
The Rocket Summer will be headlining a tour this summer with support from the Scene Aesthetic and States. Dates are as follows. DATE                    CITY                            VENUE Tue           4/24      St. Louis, MO               Fubar w/ Switchfoot                                          Wed          4/25      Fayetteville, AR           George's Majestic Lounge Thu          
Fall Preview 2K10
Fall Preview 2K10
ALBUMS By Scott Heisel JIMMY EAT WORLD Invented (DGC/INTERSCOPE) OUT: Sept. 28 Jimmy Eat World and Mark Trombino: Two great tastes that taste great together. While longtime JEW fans were bummed to see the band acrimoniously part ways with their longtime producer before 2004’s Futures, it appears all fences have been mended, as the former Drive Like Jehu drummer was back behind the controls for JE