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FYF Fest Day 2 Review

September 5, 2012 The Audio Perv 0

By Malvina Rincón

FYF Fest took place over Labor Day weekend in Los Angeles. It was two days of eclectic music in the sun in one of the most musically gifted cities in the country. Despite ironic clothing choices (i.e. Hawaiian shirts) paired with equally ironic dance moves (i.e. The Running Man) from some hipsters, the audience was diverse and as warm as the weather. The DYI spirit of the festival, which has been running since 2004, did not go …

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Against Me! Announces New Tour Dates

July 9, 2012 The Audio Perv 0

Against Me! is excited to announce their upcoming Fall West coast headline tour. Beginning after their appearance at this year’s Fuck Yeah Fest at LA State Historic Park in Los Angeles, CA, on Sunday, September 2, the tour will begin at Ace of Spades the following evening in Sacramento, CA, on Monday, September 3. The tour will take in a week of dates, visiting Portland, OR, for MusicfestNW on September 5th, Seattle, WA, on the 6th, San Luis Obispo, CA, …

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Against Me! 6/8 Terminal 5 NYC Review/Photos

June 11, 2012 The Audio Perv 0

By Michel Dussack

The day before Against Me! supported The Cult at Terminal 5, singer Laura Jane Grace tweeted “Anyone thinking that the Terminal 5 show in NYC tomorrow might not be worth it I PROMISE that you are mistaken. Do not miss this show!” She wasn’t kidding.

For anyone living under a rock, in a recent issue of Rolling Stone, Laura (formerly Tom Gabel) revealed that she had been struggling with transgender dysphoria his entire life, and would now …

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The Cult Announces North American Tour, Against Me! and The Icarus Line To Support

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Venerable rock band The Cult will hit the pavement hard this summer with the first leg of its 2012 North American tour. The 20-date trek is set to kick off on Friday, May 25 in San Diego, CA bringing the band’s incendiary rock energy to major and secondary markets across the continent. In addition, the tour will include headline dates at the Great Canadian Beaverfest in Windsor, ON, and at Buffalo, NY’s Erie Canal Harbor Central Wharf Concert Series (see …

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Against Me! – “Janie Jones” (The Clash Cover) Video

August 16, 2011 drainu182 0

Check out the newest installment of the A.V. Club’s popular “Undercover” series featuring Gainesville’s Against Me! performing “Janie Jones.”

Against Me! crammed into the A.V. Club’s infamous circular room back in June during their previous US headline tour to take a crack at the classic from The Clash’s “The Only Band That Matters.” Watch the performance below.

White Crosses reissue 2xCD/digital out now, 3xLP out August 30

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Against Me! covers The Clash

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Against Me! Re-Release “White Crosses” Today Via Total Treble Music

July 26, 2011 drainu182 0

Gainesville, FL’s Against Me! are proud to announce the re-release of White Crosses, the band’s fifth full-length studio album. Released today digitally though the band’s very own Total Treble Music, the album, which was originally released by Sire Records on June 7, 2010, is now presented in two parts, White Crosses and Black Crosses, and is available through all digital retailers now.

This reissue is a 28-track collection that includes the original 10-song album with four bonus tracks, all …

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Against Me! Release Music Video For “Because Of The Shame”

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Against Me! is excited to announce the release of their music video for their new single “Because Of The Shame.” Directed by Jason Thrasher, the video is the band’s personal and lively homage to Common Grounds, a Gainesville, FL, mainstay that recently closed its doors after 15 years of serving both the local and nationally touring music community. Check out the new music video below.

“BECAUSE OF THE SHAME” MUSIC VIDEO (or scroll down)

In addition to the …

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Against Me! Announce “White Crosses” Reissue On July 26

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Against Me! is excited to announce the re-release of their fifth full-length album, White Crosses. Originally released by Sire Records on June 7, 2010 and presented now in two parts, White Crosses and Black Crosses, the reissue will be the first release on the band’s newly launched record label, Total Treble Music.

This reissue is a 28-track collection that includes the original 10-song album with four bonus tracks, all produced by Butch Vig and mixed by Alan Moulder. The second …

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Against Me! Release Russian Spies/Occult Enemies 7″ Single

June 14, 2011 drainu182 0

Gainesville’s Against Me! is excited to announce the release of its brand new, two-song digital/7″. Out today via Sabot Productions and available through iTunes and Total Treble mailorder, “Russian Spies”/”Occult Enemies” was recorded at the storied Smart Studios in Madison, WI, prior to its closing and is the first recording to feature the band’s explosive new drummer Jay Weinberg. The track “Russian Spies” can be streamed through front man Tom Gabel’s blog now and can be purchased digitally through iTunes …

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Against Me! B.O.M.B. Fest 2011 Day 2 Photos

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Since reaching an “amicable split” from Sire Records, Against Me! have been on a mission to make music the way they want it and get their fans back. Everyone should be happy now since the band will release their next album on their own record label Total Treble Music.

The band played the B.O.M.B. Fest on Sunday May 29th (with a different lineup than the last time they were in Connecticut) and our photographers Jennifer Murtha and Phil DeSimone both of FromThePhotoPit.com were there to capture the action. Check out their photos inside.