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The Swellers New Album Good For Me Out Tomorrow, Co-Headlining Tour w/Fake Problems Starts July 22

June 13, 2011 drainu182 0

Fueled By Ramen recording group The Swellers have announced the release of their much-anticipated new album. “GOOD FOR ME” – which follows the Flint, Michigan-based band’s 2009 label debut, “UPS AND DOWNSIZING” – arrives in stores and at all digital retailers on Tuesday, June 14th.

The Swellers will celebrate the album’s arrival with a pair of homestate headline shows, slated for June 18th and 19th at The Pike Room in Pontiac, Michigan. From there, the band will embark on a …

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Fake Problems Announce Summer Tour Plans with Hellogoodbye and The Swellers

June 1, 2011 drainu182 0

After finishing up a successful headline tour supporting their highly acclaimed album, REAL GHOSTS CAUGHT ON TAPE (2010), FAKE PROBLEMS will be hitting the road this summer supporting HELLOGOODBYE, as well as a Co-headline tour with the SWELLERS.

REAL GHOSTS CAUGHT ON TAPE and its soul-inspired indie-rock experiments like “5678” and chilling compositions like “Ghost To Coast” to sparkling beach punk-inspired gems like “Soulless,” the album effectively shows how Fake Problems have organically developed into one of rock’s …

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Against Me! To Play Common Grounds In Gainesville May 24th Before Its Closing

May 14, 2011 drainu182 0

After serving the local Gainesville, FL, music scene as well as hosting countless nationally touring acts over the course of 15 years, Common Grounds will be closing its doors for good by the end of June 2011. In regards to this news, Against Me! will be performing at the venue one final time with friends Fake Problems and Ninja Gun on Tuesday, May 24 prior to their anticipated appearance at this year’s Sasquatch Music Festival on Friday, May 27.

“We’ve …

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Fake Problems Announce First Headline Tour

February 17, 2011 drainu182 1

Fake Problems are pleased to announce their first US headline tour in support of the album “Real Ghosts Caught on Tape”. Joining Fake Problems will be Pomegranates (Afternoon Records), Laura Stevenson and the Cans (Don Giovanni Records), and on select dates, Now Now (No Sleep), and Into It. Over It. (No Sleep). The tour will go from 4/14 – 5/21 and hits nearly every major market in the US.

In anticipation of the tour, all bands have teamed up …

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Fake Problems Announce New Tour Dates, Perform On Daytrotter

December 27, 2010 drainu182 0

Fake Problems have announced new tour dates for their winter tour. Check out the dates below:

12/27 Asbury Park, NJ – The Stone Pony%
12/29 Norfolk, VA – Jewish Mother Backstage
12/30 Atlanta, GA – The Earl*
1/16 Hattiesburg, MS – Thirsty Hippo*
1/18 Oklahoma City, OK – Conservatory*
1/20 Flagstaff, AZ – Orpheum Theatre#
1/21 Las Vegas, NV – Hard Rock Cafe Las Vegas#
1/22 Anaheim, CA – House of Blues#
1/27 San Luis Obispo, CA – SLO Brewing …

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Fake Problems on “MTV’s Live in NYC” from the Studio at Webster Hall

October 31, 2010 drainu182 0

Florida’s Fake Problems recently completed a successful, critically-acclaimed run at this year’s CMJ Music Marathon in New York City last week. Leading up to the festival, SPIN Magazine hailed Fake Problems as one of the “30 Best Artists from CMJ Fest,” while NYLON Magazine called the band their “CMJ Band Crush.” Other notable highlights for the week were mentions and posted media with The New York Times and Brooklyn Vegan, along with the band performing buzzworthy shows with the likes …

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Second Wave of CMJ 2010 Artists Announced

September 22, 2010 drainu182 0

The next round of CMJ artists have been announced. Interesting to see that Phoenix’s show at Madison Square Garden on October 20th is part of CMJ. Check out the lineup below:

1995 • +/- • 2 Cow Garage • A Classic Education • A Life Once Lost • A Million Years • Acid Washed • Acid Westerns • Adam Haworth Stephens • Adult Themes • Afternoon • Agent Ribbons • AIDS Wolf • The Aikiu • Air Waves • Alcoholic …

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THE GASLIGHT ANTHEM ANNOUNCES ADDITIONAL FALL HEADLINE TOUR DATES

August 10, 2010 drainu182 0

The Gaslight Anthem is excited to announce additional tour dates on their upcoming Fall North American headline tour, a tour being supported by Fake Problems as well as The Menzingers, Rival Schools and Bridge and Tunnel on select dates. Presale tickets for the Fall tour dates announced this week can be purchased via http://tix.concertmaps.com/thegaslightanthempresale/ before general onsale commences at the end of this week.

The band’s full Fall tour kicks off September 4 in Lincoln, NE, and will continue through …

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FAKE PROBLEMS SET TO RELEASE “REAL GHOSTS CAUGHT ON TAPE”

August 4, 2010 drainu182 0

SideOneDummy Records is excited to announce the September 21 release of Real Ghosts Caught On Tape, the sophomore album from Naples, FL’s Fake Problems. Fake Problems are back and have successfully reinvented themselves again with their most accomplished album to date, an album that draws influence from a wide variety indie-rock, ’60s girl-groups, and Phil Spector’s ‘Wall of Sound’ production style.

Real Ghosts Caught On Tape was produced by Ted Hutt (The Gaslight Anthem, Lucero) in the Spring …