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Guster To Release The Ocean EP On August 2nd, On Tour w/Jack’s Mannequin

July 8, 2011 drainu182 0

Just in time for their upcoming summer tour with Jack’s Mannequin, iconic alt-pop outfit Guster will be releasing a 6 song EP titled On The Ocean on August 2nd. In addition to previously unreleased tracks, On The Ocean will also feature acoustic versions and a remix of a few songs that will be familiar to Guster fans. The EP will be available from your traditional digital outlets, but in keeping with the band’s progressive nature physical copies of the album …

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Andrew McMahon To Appear On The Daily Show With Jon Stewart

November 18, 2009 drainu182 0

Sire Records’ recording artist Andrew McMahon of Jack’s Mannequin, will guest on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart tomorrow, Thursday, November 19th. Andrew will be joined by Jack’s guitarist and backing vocalist Bobby Raw for a rare solo performance of their latest single “Swim” from their current album The Glass Passenger. In addition, McMahon will sit down with Stewart to discuss his recently released documentary Dear Jack, which chronicles McMahon’s own personal fight against leukemia. Check local listings for broadcast …

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new fun. “All The Pretty Girls” Video & Jack’s Mannequin Tour Dates

November 11, 2009 drainu182 0

As they wrap up their tour supporting Taking Back Sunday and dive into more headline dates on the west coast, fun. debut a brand new video for “All The Pretty Girls,” – the popular track off their critically acclaimed debut album, Aim And Ignite.

Watch the video here (or below)

fun. – Nate Ruess (The Format), Andrew Dost (Anathallo) and Jack Antonoff (Steel Train) – have barely taken a break from the road since the release of Aim …

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101.9 RXP Holiday Extravaganza Presale Today (Jack’s Mannequin, Manchester Orchestra, Passion Pit, Phoenix!)

November 4, 2009 drainu182 0

Tickets go on presale today at 10AM to for NYC 101.9 RXP (WRXP)’s Holiday Extravaganza concert with Jack’s Mannequin, Manchester Orchestra, Passion Pit and Phoenix. The show will take place at the Hammerstein Ballroom on Wednesday 12/2/09. The show will most likely sell out. It’s probably the best lineup for a rock show in NYC in a loooong time. You can get your tickets HERE by using presale code: 1019RXP. Presale will run through tomorrow night or until they sell …

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Dear Jack Available Now, Jack’s Mannequin Announce Headlining Tour, *WIN DEAR JACK PRIZEPACK FROM US!*

November 3, 2009 drainu182 0

This week, Sire Records releases Dear Jack – a DVD documentary shot by Andrew McMahon that chronicles his own personal fight against leukemia. The film is now available in-stores, on the Jack`s Mannequin website and via digital download through iTunes. The Dear Jack EP is also available today exclusively through iTunes. The EP features four previously unreleased tracks: “Dear Jack,” “Diane, the Skyscraper,” “There, There Katie,” and “Swim (Music Box).” Buy the Dear Jack film here

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Jack’s Mannequin Tour Dates (opening for Weezer, Dec 2 w/Manchester Orchestra & Phoenix, no Weezer)

October 28, 2009 drainu182 0

The first wave of Weezer tour dates have been announced with Jack’s Mannequin opening select shows. Perhaps even more exciting news is the one show announced that has Jack’s Mannequin but no Weezer. Why is this exciting? Because MANCHESTER ORCHESTRA AND PHOENIX ARE PLAYING THIS SHOW! And it’s happening at Hammerstein Ballroom in NYC on 12/2! Tickets go onsale on Saturday 10/31. This is probably the best lineup for a rock show since Phoenix/Metric out at the Greek weeks ago. …

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Andrew McMahon Stands Up To Cancer And Announces Dear Jack EP

October 26, 2009 drainu182 1

Andrew McMahon, frontman for Sire Records’ pop/rock recording artist Jack’s Mannequin, will become a partner of Stand Up To Cancer by participating in its programming beginning in December 2009. The Stand Up To Cancer initiative aims to raise awareness and bring about an understanding that everyone is connected by cancer. The group has raised more than $100 million for cancer research through television events, private and corporate donors, Major League Baseball stadiums, and public donations.

In addition, Sire …

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Andrew McMahon Highline Ballroom NYC 10/19 (Photos/Videos)

October 19, 2009 drainu182 0

This is majorly delayed but here’s a writeup of the Andrew McMahon solo piano show at the Highline Ballroom in New York City on 10/19. First off, I’ve never been to a show where people were sitting and eating while a band played onstage. I felt like I was at a piano recital or a wedding. Anyways, for about an hour and a half, Andrew McMahon would share some interesting stories about his past and the meanings behind some songs …

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Andrew McMahon Announces Q&A Sessions Following Theatrical Screenings of Dear Jack

September 30, 2009 drainu182 0

Jack’s Mannequin frontman Andrew McMahon has announced that all theatrical screenings of his upcoming film Dear Jack will be followed with an in-person Q&A with Andrew himself, Corey Moss and Josh Morrisroe who directed the film.

Andrew writes, “We’ve begun solidifying the schedule for the theatrical releases of the Dear Jack documentary during the fall acoustic tour. I’m excited to announce that myself along with filmmakers Corey Moss and Josh Morrisroe, who brought Dear Jack to life, will be in …