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The Top 10 Jawbreaker Songs Of All Time
The Top 10 Jawbreaker Songs Of All Time
Jawbreaker are one of the most influential punk rock bands of all time, and some of the first purveyors of emo’s early ’90s reinvention, which is amazing considering they only put out four albums. But here's the thing: Their songs are life-changers, completely re-working what punk was capable of doing through a deceptively simple guise, be it their early pop-punk material or their later slick-rock
10 Bands We Wish Never Broke Up
Oh, the bags of Cool Ranch Doritos we’ve gone through in the name of heartache! Oh, the sweet, sweet vinyl we’ve worn into ridgeless plates! Oh, the merch we wore all at once as an act of sartorial protest! There is a special place in the Heartbreak Hotel for those suffering in the wake of a breakup—a band breakup, that is. Here are 10 groups we...
12 ’90s Emo Bands That Need To Reunite Already
12 ’90s Emo Bands That Need To Reunite Already
 It’s all the rage nowadays: All the punk and emo bands the current generation of music fans didn’t get to see in their prime are being pulled out of retirement. Some do a full tour or two (Mineral, Sunny Day Real Estate); others play shows here and there (Refused, At The Drive-In, Cap’n Jazz, the Promise Ring, Knapsack, Quicksand) and reissue their catalog with bonus cuts (American Football, Texa
“You could shoot a gun in the air and hit a great song”—Jawbreaker discuss ’24 Hour Revenge Therapy’
“You could shoot a gun in the air and hit a great song”—Jawbreaker discuss ’24 Hour Revenge Therapy’
At this point, there isn’t that much you can say about JAWBREAKER’s inhumanly perfect third album that hasn’t already been said before: Released in February 1994, 24 Hour Revenge Therapy was an inspiring document of messy parties and even messier relationships that went on to influence an entire slew of bands you are familiar with if you somehow landed on this website this morning. Foo Fighters co
Blake Schwarzenbach (forgetters, ex-Jawbreaker) announces double album, solo European tour
Blake Schwarzenbach (forgetters, ex-Jawbreaker) announces double album, solo European tour
Blake Schwarzenbach, best known as the singer and guitarist of influential groups Jawbreaker, Jets To Brazil, The Thorns Of Life, and, presently, forgetters, has announced an upcoming double album and a solo tour of Europe. The album will feature 22-tracks over two discs, and will be titled Christopher Remembers, a reference to the pseudonym Christopher Lager, which Schwarzenbach has interchan
Perfect Legacy: 7 bands we hope belong to history
Perfect Legacy: 7 bands we hope belong to history
Going out on top is an art mastered by a wise few artists who leave in their wake not 10 years of novelty albums, but explosions and the ashes of their contemporaries. Here are seven artists who knew that giving up a great thing is sometimes the best thing to do to keep it great forever… CONTRIBUTORS: Scott Heisel Brittany Moseley Jason Pettigrew Cassie Whitt   AMERICAN FOOTBALL They were onl
Jawbreaker to release 20th anniversary editions of ‘Bivouac’ and ‘Chesterfield King’
Jawbreaker to release 20th anniversary editions of ‘Bivouac’ and ‘Chesterfield King’
Jawbreaker will release remastered versions of their 1992 album Bivouac and EP Chesterfield King in honor of the records' 20th release anniversary. Digital downloads and the Bivouac CD will include all tracks from the Chesterfield King 12" along with 2 bonus tracks from the original recording sessions.  Bot ...
Watch Candy Hearts’ Mariel Loveland cover Jawbreaker’s “Bad Scene, Everyone’s Fault”
Watch Candy Hearts’ Mariel Loveland cover Jawbreaker’s “Bad Scene, Everyone’s Fault”
Below you can check out Candy Hearts frontwoman Mariel Loveland covering Jawbreaker's "Bad Scene, Everyone's Fault" as part of Glamour Kills' '90s cover series of videos. The band are due to release their newest EP, The Best Ways To Disappear, on November 6 via Bridge 9 and Chad Gilbert's Violently Happy. You can pre-order the r ...
Under The Covers: Lucero vs. Sparta
Under The Covers: Lucero vs. Sparta
You think it’s hard to write an original song? Try finding a cover song that hasn’t been done before—it’s harder than you think. That’s why we bring you Under The Covers: Each week, we’ll pit two bands who have covered the same source material against one another, and it’s up to you to decide who comes out on top. SOURCE MATERIAL: Jawbreaker's “Kiss The Bottle” ALB... Read More ...

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