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New O’Brother Album Garden Window Out Today, Kick Off U.S. Tour on February 16th

January 10, 2012 drainu182 0

O’Brother’s new album Garden Window is out today on Triple Crown Records. Pick it up today at

The band will also be kicking off their U.S. tour next month at DC9 in Washington, DC on February 16th. Check out the full dates below:

Feb. 16th DC9 Washington, DC
17th Brighton Music Hall Boston, MA
18th Knitting Factory Brooklyn, NY
19th North Star Bar Philadelphia, PA
21st Stage AE Pittsburgh, PA
22nd The Basement Columbus, OH
23rd The Pyramid …

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TAP Exclusive Interview: O’Brother

December 27, 2011 drainu182 0

By Michel Dussack

O’Brother are all at once an ambient, indie and post-hardcore band that are wrapping up a tour with Moving Mountains, La Dispute and Thrice. The band has also opened for Biffy Clyro and Cage The Elephant. Their live shows are a combination of beautiful quiet moments scattered amount bursts of impossibly loud yet clear songs. I got the chance to sit down with vocalist Tanner Merritt, guitarist Johnny Dang, and drummer Michael Martens after one of their …

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Album Review: O’Brother – Garden Window

November 7, 2011 drainu182 0

By Michel Dussack

O’Brother classify themselves as an ambient, indie and experimental band, however after non-stop touring for the past year, particularly with alternative band Cage The Elephant and Scottish arena rock band Biffy Clyro, they could just as easily fit into the post-hardcore category. Yes, for a bit over half of their album, the band delivers heavy, in your face rock full of distortion and feedback. Most impressive though, is how well the band delivers during the quieter moments …

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Thrice, La Dispute, Moving Mountains, O’ Brother 10/14 Starland Ballroom Review/Photos

October 27, 2011 drainu182 0

By Keeyahtay Lewis

I will say the thing I looked forward to most this year took place on Friday night; Thrice came into town. Their fans are loyal and ravenous. I feel like the guys don’t tour often, so whenever they do they do not hold back at all. I can also say that they consistently bring pretty amazing bands on tour with them. On that night, October 14, Starland Ballroom in Sayerville, NJ was in for a real treat.…

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O’Brother Set To Release Debut Full-Length Garden Window On Triple Crown/Favorite Gentlemen Records

September 16, 2011 drainu182 1

Atlanta’s O’Brother is excited to announce the November 2011 release of their debut full-length – Garden Window – via a newly inked deal with Triple Crown Records/Favorite Gentlemen. For the debut album the band teamed up with Manchester Orchestra’s Andy Hull and Robert McDowell on production duties and enlisted the talents of Mike Sapone (Brand New, Public Enemy, Taking Back Sunday) to mix. The result is a powerful and dynamic progressive rock record with haunting vocals that captures the band …

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New O’Brother Video Podcast From Manchester Orchestra/Cage The Elephant Tour

June 10, 2011 drainu182 1

O’Brother have been on tour this spring with label mates Manchester Orchestra and Cage The Elephant. If you missed the band on tour, here’s a tour video podcast the band recently posted on their YouTube account. Watch it below:

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New O’Brother w/Manchester Orchestra’s Andy Hull “Easy Talk” Acoustic Video

May 22, 2011 drainu182 0

If you’ve been lucky enough to catch Manchester Orchestra on their tour with Cage the Elephant, hopefully you’ve gotten there early enough to catch O’Brother. Recently, the band recorded an acoustic video for the song “Easy Talk” with Manchester Orchestra frontman Andy Hull.

Check it out below:

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Favorite Gentlemen Recordings Presents: The Stuffing Wed Nov 24 (Manchester Orchestra, Dead Confederate and more!)

September 14, 2010 drainu182 0

Favorite Gentlemen Recordings, the Atlanta-based record label founded and run by Manchester Orchestra, is proud to announce its 1st annual “The Stuffing”, taking place Wednesday night November 24th throughout the CW Midtown Complex. All three venues, which includes Center Stage, Vinyl, and The Loft, will host 10 artists from the Favorite Gentlemen Community of bands and friends during the evening. Headlining the night will be Manchester Orchestra, performing their final hometown show of 2010. Also on the bill will be …

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June 23, 2010 drainu182 0

Atlantic recording group Circa Survive have announced new summer tour dates. The Pennsylvania-based band kicks off their upcoming U.S. tour in Tucson, AZ on July 23 at The Rock. The band will be joined by special guests The Dear Hunter and O’Brother, and will also re-join Coheed & Cambria for a handful of dates in August. See below for tour dates.

Watch Circa Survive’s new Tour Sequence from New York, when the band recently performed on Late Night with Jimmy …

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Manchester Orchestra Announce More Tour Dates

January 13, 2010 drainu182 1

Columbia Records and Favorite Gentlemen are excited to announce more tour dates to Manchester Orchestra‘s upcoming US tour. Starting March 19, the second leg of the tour kicks into gear. The Features, Chris Staples, and labelmates O’Brother will join Manchester Orchestra February 26 – March 4 and starting March 6 through the end of the tour, the band will be joined by The Features, Biffy Clyro, and O’Brother.

Grab your presale tickets starting Thursday, January 14 at …