Interview: Rebuilder on debut album, the importance of kickflips, and future plans

We recently made some new friends in Boston's Rebuilder, and we'd like for you to get to know the band and its new album, Rock & Roll In America, a little better. The record is a high-spirited, heartfelt, no-bullshit punk rock effort that will speak to a lot of people. Check it out and our conversation with guitarist/vocalist Craig Stanton below, and if you're interested, grab a […]

Exclusive: Sleep On It - "Dwell" Single Stream

Chicago's Sleep On It is still relatively new to the scene, but the band is already on the verge of dropping its sophomore EP, titled Safe Again, which was recorded with Paul Leavitt (This Time Next Year, Have Mercy). The six-song effort is a talented manifestation of today's pop punk/indie styles, which will hopefully propel the band into the next level. Before it's officially […]

Exclusive: No Tide - "Inverted" Single Stream

Since pairing up with Take This To Heart Records, No Tide has been steadily unveiling new material and demonstrating consistent improvements. Next up, the Lincoln, NB trio will be releasing its new LP, Death Of The Sun, on June 30th, which can be pre-ordered here. Produced by Jay Maas (Defeater, Transit, Polar Bear Club), the songs build on the Daydream EP's […]

Exclusive: Firestarter - "Headstones And Old Bones" Single Stream

If Firestarter called it a day, they'd do so knowing that they've crossed off most things that an independent pop punk band would aspire to accomplish, but the Albany, NY quartet still shows no signs of slowing down. On June 23rd, they'll be dropping their fifth release, titled A Life Inconsistent, which was recorded by Jay Maas (Seaway, State Champs, Counterparts) […]

Exclusive: Cross Check - "Better Off" Music Video Premiere

Upstate, NY's Cross Check is returning with its second effort, titled Adversity, on May 5th--and better than ever. It's common for young bands to find success in taking on a sound that's similar to whoever's big at the time, but Cross Check has taken a slightly different path, sounding more like they'd fit in the early 2000s scene. We've got the first taste of the upcoming EP […]

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

The Boys After Added to Scarlett Avenue Tour, Announce EP Re-Release

The Boys After have been added to Scarlett Avenue's upcoming tour with Parkview. The band will also be re-releasing its 2012 EP, The Break-Up, on July 2nd, featuring two acoustic bonus tracks. Click the Read More… link to view the tour dates and venues.

August 5 TBA, AZ
August 6 Beach Hut Deli, Las Vegas, NV
August 7 TBA, Salt Lake City, UT
August 8 The Crux, Boise, ID
August 9 TBA, WA
August 11 TBA, OR
August 13 House show, Pittsburgh, CA*
August 14 TBA, Sacramento, CA*
August 16 Maya's Cafe, Corona, CA*
August 17 Soma, San Diego, CA* (No The Boys After)

* = with Parkview