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WATCH: Real Friends, “Empty Picture Frames” News Pop Punk 

WATCH: Real Friends, “Empty Picture Frames”

Real Friends are flexing their creative muscles once again with a new music video. This time, the clip is for the single “Empty Picture Frames” off their latest album The Home Inside My Head.  The video is a nice example of the song’s introspective lyrics and vibe. Check it out after the jump! You can purchase a concert ticket here or buy a CD here!

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Real Friends Announce Headlining Tour News Pop Punk Rock 

Real Friends Announce Headlining Tour

Pop-punkers, get ready to rejoice. Real Friends are heading across North America this spring, and are bringing some cool friends along for the ride. Joining the group as support are Have Mercy, Tiny Moving Parts, Broadside, and Nothing, Nowhere. The tour will stretch from April to early June. Check out all of the pertinent information in a tweet from Real Friends after the jump! For more Real Friends, you can purchase a concert ticket here or buy a CD here!

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WATCH: Real Friends, “Mess” News Pop Punk 

WATCH: Real Friends, “Mess”

Just in time to celebrate one of the coolest holidays of the year, Real Friends have released a new music video for a fan favorite single. The clip is for the single “Mess” from the their latest album The Home Inside My Head. In addition to some cool performance shots, the video centers on a small neighborhood’s Halloween festivities. It compliments the catchy track well. If you do not have any Halloween plans yet, this just may give you some inspiration. Check it out after the jump! You can purchase a…

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American Football Announce New Album After 17 Years News Pop Punk Rock 

American Football Announce New Album After 17 Years

Every kid who claims to like emo music has heard of American Football. They all know about the Illinois band’s iconic white house, the way the letters cut off midway through the band’s name, and that one pop punk band that referenced American Football in one of their songs. What I’m getting at is that American Football are pioneers in the current wave of emo music. And, now, 17 years after releasing their first (and only) album, the band announced a new full-length. Just like their 1999 debut, the upcoming album is…

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The Wonder Years Announce Massive Pop Punk Tour News Pop Punk 

The Wonder Years Announce Massive Pop Punk Tour

With so many incredible tour announcements recently, it seems like they can’t get any better. Well, we sure have some news for you. This fall, pop punk legends, The Wonder Years, will hit the road with Real Friends, Knuckle Puck, Moose Blood, and Seaway. This pop punk frenzy will kick off in Colombus, Ohio on October 15 and travel all over the United States and Canada. The tour makes a few weird turns, like traveling from Illinois to Kansas and then to Portland, within 4 days. But, who cares. As long as they…

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WATCH: Real Friends, “Colder Quicker (Acoustic)” News Pop Punk 

WATCH: Real Friends, “Colder Quicker (Acoustic)”

In the middle of a busy time, Real Friends recently visited Hot Topic. During their stay, the pop-punkers recorded an acoustic rendition of their track “Colder Quicker” off of forthcoming album The Home Inside My Head. The acoustic treatment gave the song a warm tone, yet carried the tone of the somber lyrics well. Vocalist Dan Lambton sounded in top form. Be sure to catch Real Friends when they head out on the Vans Warped Tour this summer!  Check out their stripped down performance after the jump. You can purchase a concert…

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WATCH: Real Friends “Mess” Music Video News Pop Punk 

WATCH: Real Friends “Mess” Music Video

In anticipation of their upcoming full-length, The Home Inside My Head, pop-punk band, Real Friends released a single titled “Mess.” The self-declared Illinois sad boys,  share the same angsty sentiments in this song as we’ve seen in their previous releases. Frontman Dan Lambton sings, “I’m still a lost boy. Last year I was a trainwreck, now I’m just a mess.” Every once in a while, Real Friends reference other bands in their songs. They’ve mentioned Jimmy Eat World in “Skin Deep” and American Football in “Home For Fall,” and now their latest single talks about Death…

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WATCH: Real Friends “Scared To Be Alone” Music Video News Pop Punk 

WATCH: Real Friends “Scared To Be Alone” Music Video

This morning, Real Friends released a new single and accompanying music video for “Scared To Be Alone.” The song is off the band’s upcoming Fearless Records release, The Home Inside My Head. The single includes themes of moving forward and finding solutions-something that made the band so relateable from the get-go. The song offers a new twist to the group’s traditional pop punk music,with a more focused, and less pop-influenced sound. “Don’t settle because you’re scared of being alone / You know I always pictured things to be different for you,” frontman Dan Lambton sings…

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Real Friends Release New Song, Announce New Album News Pop Punk 

Real Friends Release New Song, Announce New Album

Illinois natives, Real Friends have announced details about their newest album. The Home Inside My Head will be released on May 27th via Fearless Records. You can preorder The Home Inside My Head here. All preorders include an instant download of a new song off the album called, “Colder Quicker.” The song hits just like any other Real Friends song would, it’s full of hooks and emotion. Don’t forget, the band will be on Warped Tour all summer long. You can purchase your  Warped Tour tickets here. You can check out the album art,…

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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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