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9 bands we wish would come back to make another full-length album
9 bands we wish would come back to make another full-length album
In the past decade, everyone from Misfits and Jawbreaker to My Chemical Romance and Rage Against The Machine has thrilled us with the announcement of a reunion show or tour. And while we’re ecstatic to see these artists hit the road again, that doesn’t stop us from wishing that they’d make a pitstop or two to record another studio album. Below are nin...
19 scene albums from 2008 you’re probably still blasting in your car
19 scene albums from 2008 you’re probably still blasting in your car
As legendary bands in the scene continued to mature musically and grow away from the genres that they became known for, newly established musicians were creating blends that sparked new categories for scene music. In 2008, Fall Out Boy released their last album before their hiatus, and I Set My Friends On Fire popularized crunkcore...
The Audition announce reunion, first live appearance in six years
The Audition announce reunion, first live appearance in six years
Chicago-based the Audition have announced their first live appearance in six years, set to grace the Slam Dunk stage this summer. Read more: The Audition drop off Marianas Trench tour, vocalist Danny Stevens to undergo vocal surgery Responsible for such pop-rock hits as "Warm Me Up," "Approach The Bench" and "Don’t Be So Hard," the band will be making their worldwide
The Audition – Chapter II EP
The Audition – Chapter II EP
The Audition Chapter II EP Chapter II is a fitting title for the Audition’s new EP, as it represents the second stage of the band’s newly independent career after splitting from Victory Records. But it’s also a bit of a misnomer: On these six songs, the Chicago quintet continue to explore the sultry pop sound they developed on 2008’s Champion. That disc went a long ...
Premiere: The Audition’s “You Make Me Sick”
Check out this premiere of the Audition's "You Make Me Sick." It's culled from their upcoming digital EP Chapter II, which they'll be supporting on the road with Every Avenue and We Are The In Crowd starting next week. You can pre-order the single here. ...