Exclusive: Life On The Sideline EP announcement, music video premiere

Since releasing Honesty Is A Dying Breed two years ago, Life On The Sideline has remained active on the road and is now ready to unveil its upcoming EP, Never Settle. To kick things off, we're premiering the music video for the band's new single, "Echo", which tells the sad story of a young girl reminiscing times spent with her deceased partner. While not a pop punk song per se, it's as catchy as one with an infectious chorus that you'll inevitably get stuck in your head. The band's sound could be compared to that of Transit's and The Early November's. Fans can pre-order the EP on iTunes and CD here, before it's released on June 7th. […]

Monday, October 19, 2015

Defeater guitarist Jay Maas leaves the band

In surprising news, Defeater have parted ways with guitarist Jay Maas due to "personal and creative differences", who was a founding member and performed on the band's four LPs, including Abandoned, which came out in August through Epitaph Records. Maas is also renowned in the community for his recording studio, Getaway Recording. Click the Read More… link to read the statement.

Over the weekend it was decided to move forward as a band without the participation of Jay Maas due to personal &...

Posted by Defeater on Monday, 19 October 2015