New England natives – The Model Pilots, featuring brothers Casey and Michael Sullivan are ramping up for the release of their lead single “Hollywood Romance,” set to impact radio and the digital market place on November 16th, 2010.
The duo, which has been writing and performing music since the late nineties will be releasing their full length LP titled – Action. The album was produced by Edward Peifer and Conrad Bauer and is being released by Xact Production on February 8, 2011
In addition to The Model Pilots’ soon to be released material, the brothers Sullivan are currently writing for several other musical acts via their work with Xact Production.
For more information on The Model Pilots and/or Xact Productions, visit:
Ill Nino are pleased to announce their new single, ‘Against the Wall’, cut from their highly-anticipated Victory Records debut, Dead New World, releasing on October 25th, 2010. Fans can purchase the new single now on iTunes, or can stream the track at the Victory Records YouTube page.
Fans can now purchase pre-order packages at the Victory Records webstore! A pre-order of the Dead New World CD is available, or fans can purchase a special deluxe package that also includes an Ill Nino t-shirt and bandanna for the amazing price of just $25. Make sure to act now to get your CD with merchandise today!
Gearing up for the release of TV/EP next week on October 12, 2010, Ska/punk/pop legends Less Than Jake are so stoked to unleash the awesomeness that is this EP that they’ve released three of the 16 tracks exclusively to three different sites.
* “Animaniacs” theme song on Punknews: http://tinyurl.com/ltj-punk
* “iCarly” theme song on AbsolutePunk: http://tinyurl.com/ltj-apnet
* “Scooby Doo” theme song on Grooveshark: http://tinyurl.com/ltj-groove
Less Than Jake’s TV/EP will be released on October 12, 2010 via Sleep It Off Records. The full EP (all 16 tracks) will be available on iTunes for $6.98.
Head over to www.myspace.com/andshewhisperedmusic to check out “Do As The Romans Do…”, a brand new track from Henderson, NV’s And She Whispered. The band will be posting a brand new song every other day leading up to the release of their Some Call it Writers Block, I Call It Heartache EP on October 11.
Drawing inspiration from bands such as A Day to Remember, Peirce the Veil, Attack Attack, Asking Alexandria and Taking Back Sunday, AND SHE WHISPERED are quickly becoming one of Sin City’s most promising acts. Through a blitz of killer live shows, and with full support from their hometown commercial alternative rock station, Extreme Radio (which started spinning the single “Swagger Like Mick Jagger”), the band is now poised to break out nationally as they gear up for the For We Are Many Tour with All That Remains, Born of Osiris and Asking Alexandria.
Tour dates: http://www.andshewhispered.com/shows.html
Pre-order the new album at: http://www.andshewhispered.com/merch.html
Returning with a new line up, The Scenic prepares for the release of their sophomore album, Bipolaroid, on September 28th. Produced by Mike Watts (The Dear Hunter, As Tall As Lions) and Steve Haigler (The Pixies, Brand New), Bipolaroid showcases the band’s addictive blend of indie pop-rock and sex appeal.
Fans can get a taste of the new record by visiting the band’s MySpace page, where the first track “So Cal, So What?” has been posted. The page also has a completely new layout viewable at the following link: www.myspace.com/thescenic
The new song is also available via YouTube at the following link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dic1SgSdkoI
A special pre-order package is available including the new album, Bipolaroid and a limited edition t-shirt for only $18. This package is available exclusively through the Victory Records web store: http://www.victoryrecords.com/merch/packages/16664/The_Scenic_Bipolaroid
Veil Veil Vanish will be launching a quick East Coast tour to showcase tunes from their recently released and critically-acclaimed full-length debut, Change in the Neon Light on Metropolis Records.
(Download the single “Anthem for a Doomed Youth” FREE here: www.reybee.com/veil_veil_vanish.zip
Currently playing assorted dates on the West Coast, Veil Veil Vanish will be embarking for the East Coast, with a DJ set at NYC’s Home Sweet Home on June 16th to ease into their live shows, which begin the next day at Brooklyn’s Coco 66.
Jun 05 Milk Bar (San Francisco, CA)
Jun 06 Shoreline Amphitheatre – Live 105 (Mountain View, CA)
Jun 16 Home Sweet Home – DJ Set (New York, NY)
Jun 17 Coco 66 (Brooklyn, NY)
Jun 18 The Pill @ Great Scott (Boston, MA)
Jun 19 Polaris (Philadelphia, PA)
Jun 20 Lit Lounge (New York, NY)
Beginning on Sunday, Solar Bear will embark on a three-week tour of the U.S. in support of its latest release, Captains of Industry. The EP can be purchased digitally via iTunes or directly from the band at shows.
Go here to to listen to the EP streaming in its entirety this week. You can also download the song “The Endless Choir” here.
JUN 06 – Joplin, MO @ Cesspool Castle ( House Show )
JUN 07 – Ames, IA @ Ames Progressive
JUN 08 – East Moline, IL @ Mixtapes Record Store and Venue
JUN 09 – Lake Villa, IL @ Swing State
JUN 10 – Elgin, IL @ Mad Maggie’s
JUN 11 – Chicago, IL @ Relax Lounge
JUN 12 – Grand Rapids, MI @ Mixtape Cafe
JUN 13 – Pittsburgh, PA @ The Motel ( House Show )
JUN 14 – Lowell, MA @ The Fallout Shelter ( Live Set on WUML 91.5 FM )
JUN 15 – New York, NY @ Lit Lounge
JUN 16 – TBA
JUN 17 – Philadelphia, PA @ JR’s Bar
JUN 18 – Sandusky, OH @ The Underground
JUN 19 – Portsmouth, OH @ Don Mega’s Lyric Lounge
JUN 20 – Indianapolis, IN @ The Melody Inn
JUN 21 – Carbondale, IL @ The Swamp ( House Show )
JUN 22 – St. Louis, MO @ Lemp Arts
JUN 23 – Kansas City, MO @ Record Bar
JUN 24 – Lawrence / Topeka, KS @ TBA