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Why Dayseeker members started a dreamy new project as Hurtwave
Why Dayseeker members started a dreamy new project as Hurtwave
From Dayseeker’s Rory Rodriguez and Mike Karle comes a new project, Hurtwave. The duo are teaming up with Alternative Press to debut their mellow new track, “Bleach.” Karle and Rodriguez previously dropped their debut single in June with “Sever,” which is the story of someone who can’t commit to a relationship but never wants to completely cut it off. They traded in post-hardcore riffs... Read Mor
Interview: Craig Owens reveals details about his solo tour
D.R.U.G.S. frontman, Craig Owens, having just returned from a sold-out run through Europe with his band, announced this weekend a surprise solo tour that will run the month of May throughout the Midwest. He had previously stated that he was going to take most of 2012 off from doing solo shows and focus on other projects, including possible new material from D... Read More ...
Exclusive Interview: Bert McCracken on the Used partnering with Hopeless Records
Exclusive Interview: Bert McCracken on the Used partnering with Hopeless Records
After a quiet 2011, the Used are getting ready to re-emerge in a big way in 2012. For starters, they’re partnering with Hopeless Records to release their fifth studio album, Vulnerable, which is due March 27. And that’s not the only development: While it was widely reported the band were starting their own label, Dental Records, frontman Bert McCracken reveals they’ve instead started “a group th
Exclusive Interview/Video: Sam Pura of Panda Studios: The Waiting Room and Polar Bear Club
Exclusive Interview/Video: Sam Pura of Panda Studios: The Waiting Room and Polar Bear Club
Recording engineer SAM PURA recently wrapped up his fifth episode of the WAITING ROOM, a live performance series shot in his own PANDA STUDIOS outside San Francisco, CA. It’s a new undertaking for Pura, but like his long list of recording work, the finished product is nothing short of professional. With... Read More ...
Exclusive Interview: Max Bemis reveals all about Say Anything’s new album
Exclusive Interview: Max Bemis reveals all about Say Anything’s new album
SAY ANYTHING recently finished recording their fifth album and first for Equal Vision, Anarchy, My Dear, with producer Tim O’Heir. It was a homecoming of sorts for both O’Heir and Say Anything frontman MAX BEMIS: The two last worked together on the band’s first widely released album, 2004’s …Is A Real Boy. But Anarchy My Dear comes fro... Read More ...
Exclusive Interview: Jack’s Mannequin’s Andrew McMahon talks “People And Things”
Exclusive Interview: Jack’s Mannequin’s Andrew McMahon talks “People And Things”
On Oct. 4, Jack’s Mannequin are releasing their third album, People And Things. (Pre-order the album here.) Although frontman Andrew McMahon is in a good headspace these days, the album-recording-process wasn’t without its bumps: In June 2010, McMahon actually scrapped the music he had been working on and started over. In early A... Read More ...