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Alexisonfire release new single “Familiar Drugs”

Iconic rock band Alexisonfire debuted a brand new song, “Familiar Drugs” today.

Produced by AOF’s long-time friend Karl Bareham (City and Colour) and mixed by Grammy-award winning Jacquire King (Tom Waits, Kings of Leon, Modest Mouse), the impassioned banger marks the first time the band has released new music as Alexisonfire in almost 10 years.

Holding Absence release music video for new single “Perish”

Cardiff ascending newcomers Holding Absence have released a music video for their new single “Perish”.

The song is taken from their self-titled debut album, which will be released through SharpTone Records on March 8th, 2019.

Check out the video for “Perish” below.

Stream and listen to the new single here.

Holding Absence to release self-titled debut album on March 8th 2019

Cardiff’s Holding Absence have announced that their self titled debut album will be released through SharpTone Records on March 8th, 2019.

The post-hardcore quintet have also confirmed that they will be embarking on a UK headline tour in support of the record throughout March with special guests Capsize.

Alazka release new music video for “Hearts of Gold”

Recklinghausen, Germany-based post-hardcore act Alazka just released the brand new music video for their song “Hearts of Gold”.

The song comes off their debut record “Phoenix”, which was released on September 1st, 2017.

Alazka: “Would you put your life on the line for what you believe in? They can take it all away from us but they can't take our dreams - "We had the stars in our eyes and our hearts of gold. That's how it's told"”.

Watch the music video for “Hearts of Gold” below.

Touché Amoré to release new live album “10 Years / 1000 Shows at The Regent Theater” on November 2nd 2018

On February 16th, Touché Amoré played their 1000th show at The Regent Theater in the band’s hometown of Los Angeles to celebrate their 10-year anniversary as a band.

The recording of the sold out show will be released as a live album entitled “10 Years / 1000 Shows at The Regent Theater” on November 2nd, 2018, via Epitaph.  

Watch the live video of “Flowers and You” from the 1000th show Touche Amore show, below.

“10 Years / 1000 Shows at The Regent Theater” features 27 live recorded tracks that were mixed by Kurt Ballou at GodCity Studio in Salem, MA.

Sleep Signals announce Fall & Winter 2018 US Tour 2018

Minneapolis, MN-based rockers Sleep Signals have announced that they will return to the road on the Fireproof Tour, which begins September 7th at The Keg in Lincoln, Nebraska and concludes on October 20th. The band will also be playing the Break the Silence Festival in Fort Morgan, CO on September 8th.

In addition the band has announced a tour that quickly follows with Atreyu, Memphis May Fire, and Ice Nine Kills that kicks off on November 9th in Phoenix, Arizona and concludes on December 13th in Anaheim, California.

Tickets and VIP for the tour are available here.

One Last Daybreak unveil new music video for “A Thousand Thoughts”

UK Post-Hardcorers One Last Daybreak recently dropped their ball-busting debut EP, “A Thousand Thoughts”, to much acclaim.

Now, the emerging emo combo have revealed a new video for the EP's namesake, “A Thousand Thoughts” - watch it below.

Combining emotive drive with irresistible melodies and an edgy delivery, One Last Daybreak wear their hearts on their sleeves, producing a sound that neatly melds genres. In taking influence from everyone from My Chemical Romance and Architects, through to Underoath, the band's appeal is broad.

Antillectual release music video for new single “Heads You Win, Tails We Lose”

Antillectual, one of Europe's most important political punk rock bands, is by no means quitting, or holding back on making new music. On the contrary, the band is drastically increasing their release frequency. Instead of working on material for a complete album, Antillectual will record and release new songs one by one.

Today the band presents the first of a series of new singles: “Heads You Win, Tails We Lose”.

Stream/Download “Heads You Win, Tails We Lose” here.