Posts Tagged ‘Sophomore’

GALLERY: Slam Dunk Festival @ University, Leeds (25/05/2013)

Each and every year, Slam Dunk, the UK’s premier festival for pop-punk and punk rock, seems to get ever bigger and ever better. With several rooms/stages across the University of Leeds kitted out to host a plethora of bands across the day, including stage headliners like All Time Low and Pierce The Veil, we headed to the original North date of the festival to be involved in what’s always one of the best independant festivals of the year We’ve got some photos of some of the action we caught below:

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LIVE: Slam Dunk Festival @ University, Leeds (25/05/2013)

Date: May 25th, 2013
Venue: University, Leeds
Website: www.slamdunkmusic.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/slamdunkltd
Twitter: www.twitter.com/slamdunkmusic

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Each and every year, Slam Dunk, the UK’s premier festival for pop-punk and punk rock, seems to get ever bigger and ever better. With several rooms/stages across the University of Leeds kitted out to host a plethora of bands across the day, including stage headliners like All Time Low and Pierce The Veil, we headed to the original North date of the festival to be involved in what’s always one of the best independant festivals of the year.

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NEWS: Slam Dunk Festival announce final bunch of bands for 2013 line-up!

Slam Dunk Festival have now made their final line-up announcement for this year’s festival weekend, which includes a whole bunch of acts who will be appearing on the acoustic stage. On top of this, the North date in Leeds has now completely sold out. All of the latest and final additions to the bill are outlined below:

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EP: Sophomore – The Blue

Release Date: February 15th, 2013
Label: Unsigned
Website: None available
Facebook: www.facebook.com/isnotaband
Twitter: www.twitter.com/isnotaband

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When thinking about how the new digital age has impacted the music industry, many look straight at the cons: loss in money, labels more careful when signing acts, plummet in sales, rise in illegal file sharing, etc. However, many pros have come from it, such as bands having to up the ante and relying more on solid live performances. Another pro is people being able to create almost studio quality material of their own at home and being able to distribute it to millions online in seconds. This pro has helped to create Sophomore, the solo side-project of Decade frontman, Alex Sears.

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NEWS: Sophomore reveal details of free ‘The Blue’ EP, out February 15th 2013!

Sophomore, the alias of Alex Sears of Decade‘s solo project, has just revealed details regarding the release of his forthcoming ‘The Blue’ EP, which will be released as a free download on February 15th 2013. You can view the EP’s artwork and full tracklist below:

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AUDIO: Sophomore – Young Adult

One man band Sophomore has just released a stream of his brand new track, ‘Young Adult’, which is taken from his forthcoming ‘The Blue’ EP. You can listen to the song through the player embedded below:

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TOP 10 ALBUMS OF 2012: Bands

Along with our own top 10 albums of 2012 here at DEAD PRESS!, we also decided to see what our friends and other people in the industry thought were the top hot pickings of the year. We asked a range of people in bands, some people from labels and publicists too.

See what they all thought below from the 40+ we asked, including members from bands such as Strike Anywhere, Asking Alexandria, Decade, Marmozets, The Stereo State and more (listed alphabetically by band/organisation):

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AUDIO: Sophomore – Company

One man boyband Sophomore (or, Alex Sears of Decade) has just released a stream of a brand new track, titled ‘Company’. You can listen to the song in full via the player embedded below:

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VIDEO: Sophomore – Wonderful Christmas Time (Paul McCartney cover)

Sophomore, solo side-project of Decade frontman Alex Sears, has just released a music video to his cheeky cover of Paul McCartney‘s festive track, ‘Wonderful Christmas Time’. Check it out below:

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EP: Sophomore – Teller

Release Date: June 24th, 2012
Label: Unsigned
Website: None available
Facebook: www.facebook.com/sophomore
Twitter: www.twitter.com/alexsears_

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Those familiar with the name Alex Sears will no doubt know him as the frontman from Bath-based pop-punk outfit, Decade, a band who have been emerging steadily on the UK rock scene for the past year or so. Those who delve a littler deeper will discover he’s more than just that, and during a week long break from work, Alex has created a little side-project: Sophomore.

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