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Ticket Giveaway: Lit (Summerland Tour) 7/18 NYC Roseland Ballroom

July 15, 2012 The Audio Perv 0

There’s one tour that everyone around my age have been buzzing about this summer. Is it Warped? No! Is it Coldplay? Nope! Is it a collection of five bands that we listened to in high school? HELL YES! For one summer only, Lit, Everclear, Gin Blossoms, Marcy Playground and Sugar Ray are all playing together on the Summerland Tour. Even better, Lit released a new album “The View From The Bottom” featuring the single “C’mon” (listen below).

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June 4, 2010 drainu182 0

Ed Kowalczyk, legendary lead singer and songwriter of the multi-Platinum rock band Live, is proud to announce the release of his first solo album, Alive, set to be released through RED on July 6. The album was recorded in Austin, TX at Wire Recording Studios with producer CJ Eiriksson (U2, Blue October, Matchbox Twenty) and Kowalczyk’s new band – Ramy Antoun on drums, James Gabbie on lead guitar and Chris Heerlein on bass.

“During the last two

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TAP Exclusive Interview: Art Alexakis of Everclear

January 3, 2010 drainu182 0

Art Alexakis: father/rocker/political activist/author/screenwriter? Yep! We spoke with Art recently during the middle of Everclear’s winter west coast tour. We talked to Art about Everclear’s new album In A Different Light (iTunes /, Amazon MP3 / CD) which features new renditions of Everclear classics, the band’s changing fanbase, Art developing movie scripts and a book he’s working on (and no, it’s not what you would think!). Check it out below and make sure to go to

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Everclear returns with new album, west coast tour

November 4, 2009 drainu182 0

The word is out: EVERCLEAR is back, better than ever, and ready to re-connect with their audience. Frontman Art Alexakis has gone back to basics: recruiting a new band, releasing In A Different Light, a new album that reinterprets the Everclear songbook with some fresh surprises, and finally returning to the road, to the delight of fans nationwide.

Alexakis says, “It’s so amazing to see the enthusiasm and intensity of our fans…..not to mention the diversity in age…they range from …

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Today’s New Releases 10/6

October 6, 2009 drainu182 0

New albums out today from Air, Backstreet Boys, Horse, Lights, Mr. Hudson, Relient K, Kiss, Tokio Hotel and more. Click inside to see the rest of the list.

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Art Alexakis of Everclear talks about his new song “Jesus Was A Democrat”

October 19, 2008 drainu182 0

Art Alexalis is a pretty cool dude. He might look like a dick but he’s been writing poppy songs about heroin girls and living in Santa Monica for a while so it’s ok when he gets political every once in a while. Here’s Art talking about his controversial song “Jesus Was A Democrat” on his myspace blog:
jesus was a democrat

hey everybody
i just wanted to let you all know that our new single
“jesus was a democrat” …