Dragons of Zynth Announce New York Mini Tour, Play McCarren Pool with Modest Mouse on Sept 8th

Debut LP “Coronation Thieves” Out on Gigantic Music October 2nd 2007 Produced by Dragons of Zynth & David Andrew Sitek (TVOTR)

“Dragons of Zynth, a Cleveland-bred group whose as-yet-titled debut, is produced by Dragons of Zynth & David Andrew Sitek, which is bonkers. Their hazy rock and synthesizer soul, coupled with brilliant shows in New York, are just what these war-torn summer days should sound like.” – XLR8R Continue reading “Dragons of Zynth Announce New York Mini Tour, Play McCarren Pool with Modest Mouse on Sept 8th”

Bad Religion Tours With Gallows, Briggs


Punk veterans Bad Religion will embark on a national tour this fall in support of their critically acclaimed album, New Maps of Hell.  Currently wrapping up their headlining stint at the 2007 VanÂ’s Warped Tour, the band will take their incendiary live show on the road this fall with labelmates Gallows and punk act The Briggs in tow.  The tour will kick off on September 29th in Queen Creek, Arizona and culminate October 20th in Sayreville, New Jersey. Continue reading “Bad Religion Tours With Gallows, Briggs”

The Silver Seas Set To Release Sophomore LP “High Society” November 13th on Cheap Lullaby Records

*Debut Single “Imaginary Girl” Featured on Paste Magazine CD Sampler
*To Perform at Next Big Nashville Festival – Sunday Sept 9th (Details Below)

Brooklyn Vegan- June 07 “Their latest album “High Society” is like a soft rock (in a good way) record out of the 70’s that is so pleasant, it’s kind of impossible not to like. They’ve been compared to James Taylor, Jackson Browne, The Beach Boys, and Van Morrison. One of the highlights on the album is the song “Imaginary Girl”. Continue reading “The Silver Seas Set To Release Sophomore LP “High Society” November 13th on Cheap Lullaby Records”

The Lonely H get up to #99 on CMJ’s Top 200

Seattle based (well, actually Port Angeles, WA, but who’s counting?) rock ‘n’ roll band The Lonely H had a busy summer.  In June, four of the five members graduated from high school, and then immediately after that, the entire band left on their first ever national tour, in support of their sophomore album, “Hair” (The Control Group).  Continue reading “The Lonely H get up to #99 on CMJ’s Top 200”

Yung Berg Added To Screamfest, Album Release 11/07

At 21 years old, Chicago native Yung Berg is quietly plotting his take over of the phenomenon we know as Hip Hop. Possessing a flow that sounds like a classic Marvin Gaye tune, with charisma more contagious then the common cold, Yung Berg is the definition of what happens when skills and swagger are pooled into one powerhouse. Continue reading “Yung Berg Added To Screamfest, Album Release 11/07”

Machine Head’s Adam Duce To Miss U.S. Tour With Broken Leg

In an unfortunate turn of events, Machine Head bassist Adam Duce will miss this Fall’s highly-anticipated Black Tyranny Tour in the U.S. due to a broken leg suffered while dirt biking in Redding, CA.  Initially thought to be nothing more than a bad sprain, x-rays later confirmed the break, which required surgery to attach a steel plate and two screws to the broken bone. Continue reading “Machine Head’s Adam Duce To Miss U.S. Tour With Broken Leg”

Sierra Leone’s Refugee All Stars Information, Trailer

Streaming Video – see the Trailer:

http://www.newvideo.com/ess/slra/slra.wmv (Windows Media)

http://www.newvideo.com/ess/slra/slra.mov (Quicktime)

After being forced from their homes by a brutal, decade-long civil war, six Sierra Leonean musicians found an unlikely form of healing to deal with losing everything — they formed a band. Continue reading “Sierra Leone’s Refugee All Stars Information, Trailer”

The Seven Deadly Sins of the “Wannabe”Musician

“If you live to play…Then play damn it.”

1)Thinking that you have to make your money “touring”. Where is it written that you have to live by the breadcrumbs the bars and clubs of this world are willing to give you in some town you have never heard of?

This is bad thinking champ. And bad thinking leads to bad business.

You have no following in Bumblestream Ohio- so how then do you do you expect a club owner there to pay you and your band enough money to get there, feed all of you along the way, and get you to your next stop? Continue reading “The Seven Deadly Sins of the “Wannabe”Musician”

Corporal Punishment Records Signs Victory Pill.

Corporate Punishment is proud to announce the addition of one of the UK’s most unique and talented new bands to our roster in the form of VICTORY PILL, featuring ex-Pitchshifter/ Prodigy guitarist Jim Davies, and ex-Prodigy drummer Kieron Pepper. Continue reading “Corporal Punishment Records Signs Victory Pill.”