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Pierce The Veil Announce Headlining Tour

Since the release of their latest album Misadventures, Pierce The Veil have been touring non-stop. Apparently, it is not coming to a close any time soon, either! The group announced yet another tour. The tour will hit North America in April and May. Sum 41, Emarosa, and Chapel will serve as support. Check out all of the pertinent information in a tweet from PTV after the jump! For more Pierce The Veil, you can purchase a concert ticket here or buy a CD here! Please follow and like us:

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Emo Night Is Bringing Nostalgia Back To South Africa, One Show At A Time

Emo means different things to different people. For some, it is the music of their high school years; for others it’s the soundtrack to their 20-somethings when they were still trying to figure things out; and for others, it remains the backbone of their lives—quietly embedded in everything they do. Emo Night South Africa takes all these people, puts them in a venue together, plays some songs, and waits for the magic to happen. An instigator, maybe. A community, definitely. Please follow and like us:

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STREAM: As It Is “Okay”

As It Is announced the release of their sophomore album, okay. The album will be out on January 20 through Fearless Records. In anticipation of the release, the UK band began streaming the album’s first single titled “Okay.” The song takes the band’s sound to a whole new level, with a deeper, more hard-hitting storyline about not being okay. “I felt a year’s worth of hurt and sadness catching up with me. The sky I painted to silence the pain, it is bleeding into grey,” sings frontman Patty Walters. Stream the…

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WATCH: Sum 41 Release New Single “War”

The time in finally here Sum 41 fans… the first single has finally been released from the band’s upcoming album 13 Voices. The single ‘War’ was released promptly at midnight last week on Aug. 25, flooding the internet and into the eager listening ears of fans waiting to get another tidbit of what the legendary band has been working on. With the song playing out more as a heartfelt ballad, it was an interesting one to be picked as the official single to the album after following up the previous…

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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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WATCH: Sum 41 – “Fake My Own Death”

The moment we’ve all been waiting for is finally here… new music has been released from Sum 41.  Breaking onto the Warped Tour this summer left many fans eager for a taste of the new album, 13 Voices coming this fall from the legendary band, and last night, we all got a sneak peak.  With a few social media posts about something big coming, fans were delighted at midnight last night when Sum 41’s newest video dropped for the single “Fake My Own Death”. With fast paced, punchy guitar and…

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Sum 41 Sign To Hopeless Records

Sum 41 have been making one hell of a comeback. With renewed energy, recording a new album, and a stint on Vans Warped Tour coming up, the guys are back in full form. While Sum have been eager to release new music, their record label situation has been murky. Luckily, the guys’ hard work was rewarded: Sum 41 is now signed to Hopeless Records. No release date has been revealed for their forthcoming album, but this will surely move things along. Check out what Sum 41 had to say about…

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WATCH: Arkells “Private School”

Canadian rock band, Arkells have released a new music video for their latest song,”Private School.” The track is the first single off the group’s upcoming album, Morning Report. “I just wanna love you, but it’s so hard,” Max Kerman sings, stumbling across the video set, which features the band hanging around a bunch of preppy private school teenagers. It’s kind of like a behind the scenes look at the making of Gossip Girl. The video feels like high school all over again and even features guest performances from Lights, Dave Monks of Tokyo Police…

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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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PLAYLIST: Growing Up Nathan

Hey! I’m Nathan Daniel and I’m 19 (not Daniels. I know, I’m a weirdo and I have a first name for a last name). As far as Infectious goes, I’m a bit of a rare breed: I’m the only contributor from the UK. Due to which, part of this may be less familiar for a lot of you Americans! I come from Nottingham (Robin Hood country), but currently live in the Cathedral City, Lincoln, where I study Media Production at university (or college, for you guys). I’m in my second year…

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