Dallas-based indie-pop band TEAM performed a headlining concert on Saturday, Apr. 12, at Stubb’s. The group is on tour in support of their upcoming EP, Good Morning Bad Day, available May 6 via Field Day Records.
Get ready for the blistering heat and some of the world’s best musical acts as this year’s Vans Warped Tour kicks off on June 15. With so many bands to check out and discover, we thought we’d help you out by spotlighting five “must see” before hitting the road in August for one of the Texas dates.
Sometimes you just need a pick-me-up. For me, that pick-me-up came in the form of the Scream It Like You Mean It tour last week at Emo’s. Lately, I’ve been feeling bored, tired and unsatisfied with the hardcore scene, but this tour was exactly what I needed to remind me why I love this music. […]
We all remember our firsts. Our first car. Our first love. The first CD we ever bought. For me—and for many others—The Usedwas the first band I ever listened to with harder music and screaming vocals. They started paving the way back in the early 2000s for many popular hardcore bands today, and even after […]
Don’t lie to yourself. You know you can still sing the chorus to “Everything Is Alright” better than most of your friends. We’re right there with you. Known for their upbeat, pop-rock sound and energetic live performances, Minneapolis-based Motion City Soundtrack will be hitting the road this fall. So get ready to sing your heart […]
Words by Miranda Macias. Awaken the Empire, which you can file under the alternative-electronica genre, sets up camp in Hollywood, California and has been compared to bands like 30 Seconds to Mars, My Chemical Romance and The Used. No one in the band is anywhere near as hot as Jared Leto, but that doesn’t really […]
There are a few things you can always rely on during summer: tan lines, devastatingly hot temperatures and the Vans Warped Tour. Last weekend, the tour made its annual stop in San Antonio at the AT&T Center, and despite a few raindrops as the doors opened, fans came out in hordes to see the 80+ […]
Every lead singer has it in them: that dream to one day go solo. Many a frontman has stepped into the spotlight to explore a different musical path including Craig Owens of D.R.U.G.S., Anthony Green of Circa Survive and Dallas Green of Alexisonfire (R.I.P.). But now, it’s the ladies’ turn. Cassaddee Pope, frontwoman of Hey […]
Promo photo by Eric Ryan Anderson. Three years after their debut album On Your Side, A Rocket to the Moon is back in the studio to record their sophomore album. The album, which Alternative Press dubbed one of their “Most Anticipated Albums in 2012,” will be produced by Mark Bright who has worked with artists […]
Hawthorne Heights is looking to strike a deal. If the Ohio pop punk band can reach 500,000 “likes” on their Facebook page by Jan. 19, the band is promising to post free downloads of the songs “Stay Awake/Stay Alive” and “The Silence in Black and White” on their Facebook page. “Stay Awake/Stay Alive” comes off […]
With the release of their self-titled album this year, The After Party, a sugar-sweet pop band from Kansas City, is ready to take 2012 head on. Starting Jan. 13, the band is hitting the road with fellow pop princes Allstar Weekend for a nationwide tour lasting until Feb. 16. Before the tour though, the band […]
Over the past year, the Scream It Like You Mean It Tour has made quite a name for itself by bringing together some of the best bands in the hardcore world and putting them on one stage. In 2010 the tour included Silverstein, Emery, Dance Gavin Dance, I Set My Friends On Fire, We Came […]