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Mixtapes release free download of rarities compilation “These Are Us” via Paper + Plastick

Mixtapes

* featured photo by Chris Douglass Cincinnati, Ohio four piece Mixtapes have released a rarities compilation entitled These Are Us via Paper + Plastick. Here’s what they had to say: …..I was at Eric’s house the other day, who is the guy that recorded and engineered all of the Mixtapes records. We were going through stuff and joking around and realized we had quite a few songs no one had ever heard,including myself more than once or twice. A few of …

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Drug Church To Release New EP, ‘Swell,’ Stream New Song

Drug Church

Drug Church (Albany-bred punk rock) has announced plans to release their new EP Swell on Feb. 10 via No Sleep Records. The band has also premiered their first new song of the EP “But Does It Work?” Their sound has taken on more of an alt rock quality with the new single. Regarding the coincidental similarities to the Pixies, the band says, “if ripping off The Pixies was good enough for Nirvana, it’s good enough for Drug Church.” Stream “Does …

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Interview: Ryan Rockwell (Mixtapes) talks band hiatus, side projects

Mixtapes

* featured image by Chris Douglass Cincinnati, Ohio four piece Mixtapes released Ordinary Silence on No Sleep Records last summer. It’s a high energy, unapologetic poppy record that most notably features dual vocals from singers Maura Weaver and Ryan Rockwell. Coming off the heels of Warped Tour this summer, the band are preparing for one of the greatest weekends of the year: Fest 13. We caught up with Rockwell to talk about the band’s upcoming hiatus, side projects and more. Check it …

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Review: Adventures and Run Forever 7″ Split

Adventures-Run Forever Split

Pittsburgh pals Adventures and Run Forever combined with No Sleep Records to release their split 7″ in late January of 2014. However, bands seem to shift between labels these days. Adventures made a jump over to Boston based Run For Cover Records four months after the split’s release. Adventures put out two E.P.s with No Sleep Records, but this was Run Forever’s first stint with the Huntington Beach-based label. Run Forever’s last two albums came out with 6131 Records and Tiny Engines. …

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Mixtapes declares post-Fest hiatus

Mixtapes

**Featured photo by Chris Douglass Mixtapes, the pop punk quartet hailing from Cincinnati, OH, announced today that they would be taking a break from playing. The statement, made via the bands Facebook page, assured Mixtapes fans that while they would not be playing shows following Fest 13, they intend play shows leading up to Fest, and hope to reunite again in the future. The band cited “life, and personal reasons” as the cause of the hiatus. If you want to …

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Grey Gordon premieres cover of “Bad Scene, Your Fault” from upcoming Jawbreaker tribute

Grey Gordon

No Sleep Records’ Grey Gordon has released a video of his cover of Jawbreaker’s “Bad Scene, Your Fault” from the upcoming tribute to the band from Save Your Generation Records. The video is a live performance of “Bad Scene, Your Fault” from the BLV House in Bowling Green, Ohio. Check out Grey Gordon’s cover below! Save Your Generation will be pulling from its roster as well as local talent for the tribute. The full lineup and tracklisting is still in …

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Balance and Composure announce Fall headlining tour

Balance and Composure

Pennsylvania’s Balance and Composure will be hitting the road this fall for a headlining U.S. tour with support from Seahaven and The American Scene. The tour will take them from Fresno, CA on August 19th to Philadelphia, PA on October 4th, and will include a performance at FYF Fest in Los Angeles on August 24th. Tickets will go on sale Friday. Balance and Composure recently wrapped up a successful tour with Manchester Orchestra and Kevin Devine, and are touring this year …

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The Swellers release “B-Sides and Rarities”

The Swellers

Michigan band The Swellers have announced and released a special collection of unreleased music titled B-Sides and Rarities. The record is currently available for stream and purchase at the band’s Bandcamp page or the player below. Stream and purchase B-Sides and Rarities below: The Swellers collected the unreleased tracks over the course of their decade long career. Some are early versions of songs, some are really rough versions that never left the studio. The band had this to say below: …

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