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ALBUM REVIEW : 18th & Addison – ‘Makeshift Monster’ Album Reviews 

ALBUM REVIEW : 18th & Addison – ‘Makeshift Monster’

With humble beginnings, forming in 2013/2014, the New Jersey acoustic duo Tom Kunzman and Kait DiBenedetto of alternative rock band 18th & Addison set their sights to bring something new and unique to the ever growing music industry. From formerly playing alongside pop-punk musician, Chad Gilbert of New Found Glory and What’s Eating Gilbert, DiBenedetto met Kunzman and from a few acoustic sets, the band 18th & Addison was formed, bringing both of their musical backgrounds into something new and collaborative. Having a debut EP under their belts, 2015’s Little Parasites, the duo set…

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New Found Glory Announce Support for U.S. Tour News Pop Punk 

New Found Glory Announce Support for U.S. Tour

New Found Glory dropped a huge bomb when they announced a tour in celebration of their 20 years as a band. Though there were plenty of dates and details, a crucial one was missing: which band(s) would support them on said tour. The godfathers of pop-punk announced that Trash Boat will join their U.S. tour, and Slick Shoes will join the two bands April 22 for one show. Check out the details in a tweet from New Found Glory after the jump! For more New Found Glory, you can purchase…

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New Found Glory Finish Recording New Album News Pop Punk 

New Found Glory Finish Recording New Album

They have been teasing a new album for a while and working hard, and now, New Found Glory will soon have something to show for it. The group have officially finished the first phase of creating new music. According to a post on the group’s Instagram, New Found Glory are done recording their next release. All that is left is the mixing and further fine tuning. Check out the Instagram photo after the jump, and get stoked for some new pop-punk jams! You can purchase a concert ticket here or…

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New Found Glory Working on New Album News Pop Punk 

New Found Glory Working on New Album

They have been relatively quiet since their stint on this summer’s Vans Warped Tour, but New Found Glory have been working hard. Currently, the band is working on a follow up album to 2014’s Resurrection.  On their social media channels, the group have been updating fans on new development. It looks like everyone in the group is getting started! Check out a few tweet updates after the jump! You can purchase a concert ticket here or buy a CD here!

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More Warped Tour Coverage: A Chat with Ernie Ball Winners, Actor|Observer News Post-hardcore 

More Warped Tour Coverage: A Chat with Ernie Ball Winners, Actor|Observer

Every year, guitar string manufacturer, Ernie Ball, holds a huge Battle of the Bands competition for Vans Warped Tour. Artists submit music and the public votes. This year, 41 bands for 41 dates were chosen to perform on the Journey’s main stage. Yesterday was Day 17 and the day Boston-based post-hardscore band, Actor|Observer, got to live their dream. It was their third time playing Vans Warped Tour, their second time winning the competition, but their first playing the main stage. “It was pretty unreal,” frontman, Greg Marquis said. “We had a huge crowd and so many familiar faces, but also…

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New Found Glory to Release Book Alternative News Pop Punk Rock 

New Found Glory to Release Book

New Found Glory have been staples of the pop-punk scene for a long time. Gaining thousands of fans during their band’s success, the group has been through a lot and have plenty of stories to share. They have decided to do so with a new book, Stories of a Different Kind. The book will be styled like a scrapbook, showcasing epic memories from the road. The book will be sold at this summer’s Vans Warped Tour through the group. Check out the group’s announcement of the release after the jump! You can…

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Vans Warped Tour Announce 2016 Lineup Alternative Electronica Hardcore Metal News Pop Punk Post-hardcore 

Vans Warped Tour Announce 2016 Lineup

Vans Warped Tour announced their lineup this afternoon via a live stream from Winter Park, Florida. The reveal was sponsored by Full Sail University. “I talk a lot about getting back to the basics,” founder Kevin Lyman said during the lineup reveal. “The basics are the fans, the bands, and the philanthropic and educational sides of Warped Tour,” he emphasized. Some of the performing acts include Mayday Parade, Emarosa, Sleeping With Sirens, and more. Check out the complete lineup, below, and let us know who you’re excited to see, in the comments section. To experience…

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And The Nominees For The 2016 APMAs Are… Alternative Hardcore Metal News Pop Punk Post-hardcore Rock 

And The Nominees For The 2016 APMAs Are…

Every 30 minutes for the past six hours today, Alternative Press has gradually revealed, via Instagram video, this year’s nominees for the Journeys Alternative Press Music Awards fueled by Monster Energy. Set It Off‘s Cody Carson and Jenna McDougall from Tonight Alive were the magazine’s emcees. Leading the charge with nominations are All Time Low, August Burns Red and Sleeping with Sirens, all of whom are in the running for Album of the Year. Want to vote? Click here. Find out who wins on July 18. You can see the full list…

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Anthony Raneri Announces Solo Headlining Tour News Pop Punk Singer/Songwriter 

Anthony Raneri Announces Solo Headlining Tour

This July, Bayside’s Anthony Raneri will be going on a full US headlining tour. He will be joined on the road by What’s Eating Gilbert (a new solo project from Chad Gilbert of New Found Glory), Allison Weiss, and Laura Stevenson. Take a look at a full list of dates below. Raneri will be releasing his sophomore full-length, Sorry State of Mind, on June 30th via Hopeless Records. Check out the lyric video for the latest track, “Gone,” below. Fans can purchase a CD or buy concert tickets here. 

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New Found Glory Release Seven-Inch News Pop Punk 

New Found Glory Release Seven-Inch

New Found Glory have been keeping busy touring and all that fun stuff, but still found time to give something special to the fans. NFG  has released a surprise seven-inch record for their vinyl-inclined fans, and it includes “One More Round” and an  acoustic take of “Living Hell.” Both original tracks are from their latest album, Resurrection.  Check out the”One More Round” music video after the jump. It is classic New Found Glory, with punchy guitars, a catchy chorus and a consistently fast pace. You can buy the seven-inch here and purchase a…

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