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Tiny Engines to release Annabel 7″

Annabel 'Here We Are Tomorrow'

Tiny Engines is pleased to announce that it will release Here We Are Tomorrow, the newest 7″ EP from Kent, Ohio’s Annabel.

Slated for an “official” release of December 14th, the EP is now available for pre-order from the label.

Here We Are Tomorrow contains four brand new songs – plus a 5th bonus digital-only track – and will be pressed on blue (300) and maroon (200) vinyl. Packaging will feature printed polybags, hand-screened / numbered inserts and each copy of the 7″ will come with a free mp3 download code.

Annabel is currently streaming the first track from the 7-inch, “The Forgetting Of Names And Faces,” on its myspace page. The song is also available for download as part of’s recent The Fest 9: A Free Compilation (Volume 1).

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Talons LP pre order begins today!

Beginning today, Topshelf Records (Grown Ups, My Heart To Joy, Pianos Become The Teeth) will host pre-orders for the debut 12″ from Talons (Hereford, Midlands, UK). Entitled Hollow Realm, the vinyl will see an official release on November 23rd via Topshelf. The release marks the US label’s first release from a UK band. First pressing of the vinyl is 500 (100 Black – Tour Exclusive, 150 Solid White, and 250 Clear.). British imprint Big Scary Monsters will be releasing the CD on November 15th.

There is an exclusive UK vinyl pre-order through Banquet Records. Go here to order Hollow Realm LP in the UK.

You can stream the first single, “Peter Pan”, on the band’s Myspace now!

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Dashboard Confessional – solo tour – to commemorate Swiss Army Romance 10 year anniversary

Chris Carrabba will be hitting the road solo playing the band’s first studio album in its entirety on a 17-date tour. In addition to the tour, Dashboard Confessional will be releasing a deluxe version of The Swiss Army Romance. The all vinyl release will feature a newly remastered version of the album spread across five 7-inch records. The records are encased in an intricately folded Swiss Army style box with expanded artwork, guitar picks, never before seen photos and handwritten lyrics. The box set will only be sold through the band’s website and will be limited to 1,000 numbered copies.

Tour Dates are as follows:
11/27/10 Ft. Lauderdale, FL – Revolution
11/28/10 Orlando, FL – Social
11/30/10 Carrboro, NC – Cat’s Cradle
12/01/10 Richmond, VA – National
12/03/10 Towson, MD – Recher Theatre
12/04/10 Atlantic City, NJ – House Of Blues
12/05/10 Allentown, PA – Crocodile Rock
12/07/10 New York, NY – Webster Hall
12/08/10 Asbury Park, NJ – Stone Pony
12/10/10 New Haven, CT – Toad’s Place
12/11/10 Boston, MA – Paradise
12/12/10 Portland, ME – State Theatre
12/14/10 Westchester, PA – The Note
12/15/10 Rochester, NY – Water Street Music Hall
12/17/10 Pontiac, MI – Crofoot
12/18/10 Chicago, IL – Lincoln Hall
12/19/10 Chicago, IL – Bottom Lounge

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Paper & Plastick announce vinyl release of Have Nots’ ‘Serf City USA’

Paper + Plastick Records announces the physical release of the Have Nots’ latest full length, Serf City USA, which is also available for free download from the label. Fans can download the album here, and pick up the record on black, half black and red, or black and red splatter vinyl beginning Monday, June 7th from the P+P webstore.

In support the release, Have Nots have announced a number of tour dates, including shows with friends and fellow Bostonians, Dropkick Murphys, as well as a Fourth of July hometown show with Star Fucking Hipsters.

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The Rocketboys vinyl pre release and announce April tour!

The Rocketboys will pre-release their debut full-length album, 20,000 Ghosts, on vinyl ONLINE ONLY starting Thursday, April 15. For a limited time, you will receive a live CD/DVD combo and a disc of unreleased tracks with every vinyl order. You can order the item at our online store ( You will receive the vinyl within 3 to 5 business days starting Thursday, and a digital download code for the album when you purchase it on vinyl.

April tour has been announced and you can see the dates here.

And last but not least, follow The Rocketboys (@theRocketboys) on Twitter! They’ll be doing some ticket giveaways while out on the road!

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Exclusive In Studio Videos Of Bleeding Through On Myspace Metal

Bleeding Through are back in the studio tracking their newest material with legendary producer Zuess. Head over to MySpace Metal to check out exclusive videos of the band as they work on the new album. Episode 1 can be viewed now here.

Episode 2 will premiere next week. Hear samples of the riffage that will be unveiled on their debut Rise Records release. The yet-to-be-titled album is expected to hit stores Spring 2010. In the meantime check out tour dates for their upcoming European tour with Machine Head and Hatebreed at

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Team Science is pleased to announce that on November 10th, it will release St. Sebastian Of The Short Stage, a brand new four-song EP from Hold Steady and World / Inferno Friendship Society member, Franz Nicolay.

The album, available in both 10-inch vinyl and digital formats, is now up for pre-order from Team Science, which will press 500 copies of the EP (200 clear, 300 black). Each record includes a free mp3 download for all the songs, a pullout poster insert and an exclusive new short story by Nicolay entitled “Paraska Mikhailivna Is A Witch.” Also, for a limited time all pre-orders will receive a free Franz Nicolay corkscrew and button set.

Featuring artwork by Nicholas Gazin, St. Sebastian Of The Short Stage comes on the heels of Nicolay’s acclaimed solo debut, Major General. The four brand new tracks include a collaboration with the Dresden Dolls on a cover of Jonathan Richman’s “New England,” a Watchmen-inspired tribute to a retired superhero, and two songs self-described as “bleeding heart weepies.”

The mustachioed keyboardist is currently on tour in Europe with Mark Eitzel.

OCT 05 – London, UK @ Windmill Brixton
OCT 06 – Winchester, UK @ Tower Arts w/ Mark Eitzel
OCT 07 – London, UK @ St. Giles Church w/ Mark Eitzel
OCT 08 – Brighton, UK @ The Basement w/ Mark Eitzel
OCT 09 – Bilbao, Spain @ Kafe Antzokia w/ Mark Eitzel
OCT 10 – Zaragoza, Spain @ FIZ Festival w/ Mark Eitzel, Rufus Wainwright
OCT 11 – Huesca, Spain @ Matadero w/ Mark Eitzel
OCT 12 – Barcelona, Spain @ Heliogabal w/ Mark Eitzel
OCT 14 – Madrid, Spain @ Joy Eslava Festival
OCT 24 – Brugge, Belgium @ Music In Mind Festival
OCT 25 – Paris, France @ Sentier des Halles w/ Mark Eitzel
OCT 27 – Norderstedt, Germany @ Music Star w/ Mark Eitzel
OCT 28 – Berlin, Germany @ Cafe Zapata w/ Mark Eitzel
OCT 30 – Aarhus, Denmark @ Music Cafeen w/ Mark Eitzel
OCT 31 – Copenhagen, Denmark @ Music Cafeen w/ Mark Eitzel
NOV 01 – Utrecht, Netherlands @ Echo w/ Mark Eitzel
NOV 03 – Bristol, UK @ St. Bonaventures w/ Mark Eitzel
NOV 04 – Birmingham, UK @ Glee Club w/ Mark Eitzel
NOV 05 – Manchester, UK @ St. Margaret’s Church w/ Mark Eitzel
NOV 07 – Edinburgh, UK @ Cabaret Voltaire w/ Mark Eitzel
NOV 08 – Newcastle, UK @ Cluny 2 w/ Mark Eitzel
NOV 09 – Leeds, UK @ Brudnell Social Club w/ Mark Eitzel

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Somewhere At The Bottom Of The River Between Vega And Altair, the critically acclaimed debut full-length from La Dispute (Grand Rapids, MI), will finally receive the vinyl pressing it deserves, courtesy of the venerable No Sleep Records.

The official street date for the double 12″ release is 09/22/09, but the label is taking pre-orders now. To snag your copy, go here.

Originally released as a CD in November of 2008, the 2xLP is being pressed on brown / black and clear / black color ways, with each color limited to 500 and a total first pressing of 1000. The records will be packaged inside a beautiful gatefold jacket and the first 100 orders will receive the brown / black combo with a hand-screened d side, as well as a special two color print.

Listen to “Said The King To The River” and “Bury Your Flame” (free mp3s).

In other news, La Dispute recently confirmed that they will be joining Thursday, Young Widows and The Fall Of Troy for a string of eleven shows throughout the Midwest. The band is also booking additional dates on their own surrounding that tour.

SEP 22 – Louisville, KY @ Headliners w/ Thursday, Young Widows, The Fall Of Troy
SEP 23 – Chicago, IL @ The Bottom Lounge w/ Thursday, Young Widows, The Fall Of Troy
SEP 24 – Detroit, MI @ St. Andrews Hall w/ Thursday, Young Widows, The Fall Of Troy
SEP 25 – Cleveland, OH @ Beachland Ballroom & Tavern w/ Thursday, Young Widows, The Fall Of Troy
SEP 26 – MIlwaukee, WI @ Turner Hall Ballroom w/ Thursday, Young Widows, The Fall Of Troy
SEP 28 – Minneapolis, MN @ The Varsity Theater w/ Thursday, Young Widows, The Fall Of Troy
SEP 29 – Omaha, NE @ The Slowdown w/ Thursday, Young Widows, The Fall Of Troy
SEP 30 – Tulsa, OK @ Flytrap w/ Thursday, Young Widows, The Fall Of Troy
OCT 01 – Lawrence, KS @ Granada w/ Thursday, Young Widows, The Fall Of Troy
OCT 02 – Denver, CO @ The Marquis Theatre w/ Thursday, Young Widows, The Fall Of Troy
OCT 03 – Salt Lake City, UT @ In The Venue w/ Thursday, Young Widows, The Fall Of Troy
OCT 07 – San Diego, CA @ Radio Room w/ Children of Nova
OCT 10 – Amarillo, TX @ 10th Street Deli
OCT 12 – Fort Worth, TX @ 1919 Hemphill
OCT 13 – Mountain Home, AR @ The Brick Yard (Atrium)

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