NEWS: Young Guns reveal support for September UK tour!

Young Guns have revealed the supporting bill for their upcoming headline tour across the UK in September. Joining the band on the road are American pop-punk act Every Avenue, Scottish trio The Xcerts and Australian quartet Dangerous!. Full dates of the tour can be seen below:

SEPTEMBER 12 – NEWCASTLE, Northumbria University

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VIDEO: Hildamay – This House Became Our Home

Latest A Wolf At Your Door Records signing Hildamay have released their first music video for their debut single, ‘This House Became Our Home’. Check it out below:

This is the first track to be taken from the band’s debut release ‘We Loved, We Lost’, which will be released via A Wolf At Your Door Records on September 5th 2011.

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NEWS: Jamie’s Elsewhere post video of new work-in-progress material!

Sacramento post-hardcore act Jamie’s Elsewhere have posted a video of new material at a work-in-progress stage. A video of guitarist Matt Scarpelli performing a solo over one of the band’s new tracks can be viewed below:

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NEWS: 36 Crazyfists cancel UK/European tour dates!

Alaska’s 36 Crazyfists have unfortunately been forced to cancel their forthcoming tour dates in the UK/Europe due to an illness in the family of singer, Brock Lindow. Sadly these dates will not be rescheduled, but the band plans to enter the studio in 2012 to record a new studio album. An official statement from Brock himself can be read below:

“Dear friends,

It is with great sadness that I am writing you all to let you know that we will not be able to tour Europe in October this year. I have a family member who is very ill and I must be at home to help and support my family in every way I can. We will definitely make it up to all our friends who had planned on attending the shows. All of you mean everything to us and we are so grateful… thanks for your understanding and we will see you with a new album next year.

All my respect,

Brock 36CF”

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TRACK-BY-TRACK: Chthonic – Takasago Army

Taiwan isn’t a usual origin for death metal for us over in the UK, but be assured that it’s there, and Chthonic are ensuring that we get a taste of it for ourselves with their recent visit over here for their slot at this year’s Download Festival. Prior ro that, the Taiwanese hard-hitters dropped their latest bludgeoner ‘Takasago Army’, and vocalist Freddy Lim has decided to share with us the background behind the record and its tracks:

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NEWS: BBC Introducing stage announced for Reading/Leeds 2011!

The line-up for the BBC Introducing stage at this year’s Reading/Leeds festivals have just been announced. The following acts will be playing on the aforementioned stage at this year’s festival weekend, with day splits for them still yet to be announced:
A Genuine Freakshow, Anguish Sandwich, Arthur Rigby And The Baskervylles, Black Diamond Bay, The Bronze Medal, Castrovalva, Circles, Clock Opera, CourageHaveCourage, Cuba Cuba, Daughter, Discopolis, Don Broco, Funeral Suits, Ham Sandwich, Heart-Ships, The Kill Van Kulls, Kirk Spencer, The Mexanines, Milk Maid, The Minutes, The Original Rude Boys, Rae Morris, Rainy Boy Sleep, Save Your Breath, The Simon Pollard Band, Spector, These Furrows, This Boy Wonders, Tomahawks For Targets, The Winchell Riots

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NEWS: Nirvana’s ‘Nevermind’ 20th anniversary reissue released in multi-formats!

The 20th anniversary reissue of Nirvana‘s hugely popular and influential ‘Nevermind’ album on September 26th is to be released in a variety of different formats, all of which will feature several rare and/or previously unreleased tracks and performances. Its range of formats will include the Super Deluxe Edition (4 CDs/1 DVD), Deluxe Edition (2 CDs), Deluxe Vinyl (4 LPs), a remastered version of the original record and a recording of The Paramount concert, to be made available on Blu-ray, DVD and digital video.

The tracklisting and contents of each package are detailed below:

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NEWS: We Are The In Crowd stream new single ‘Rumor Mill’!

Young pop-punk outfit We Are The In Crowd are currently streaming their new single and first track taken from their forthcoming debut studio album.

‘Rumor Mill’ can be heard from the band’s official website, which you can head to by clicking here.

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NEWS: Pearl Jam post trailer for Twenty documentary film!

Documenting Pearl Jam‘s career spanning over two decades, a trailer for ‘Twenty’, directed by Cameron Crowe, has been posted online via the website Vimeo and can be viewed through the embedded player below:

‘Twenty’ will be released worldwide on September 20th – in select cinemas for one night only – with a full week run of the film beginning September 23rd in select cinemas across the world. The DVD of the film will be released October 24th through Columbia Records and the soundtrack, also released by Columbia, is currently available for pre-order at for its release date of September 19th.

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NEWS: Reading Festival 2011 weekend tickets officially sold out!

Weekend tickets for this year’s Reading Festival have now officially sold-out. Friday day tickets are currently still available to purchase from the festival’s official website, priced at £82.50.

Weekend tickets are still available for Leeds Festival, which can be purchased from here.

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