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Screaming Females 4/29 Pomona VLHS Review

May 1, 2012 drainu182 1

When seeing a band play in a live setting, the venue they play in is a huge factor in determining whether or not that concert experience is either good or bad. On Sunday night, I ended up going to probably the shadiest part of Pomona (as if the city wasn’t shady enough as it is) to catch New Jersey punk trio Screaming Females at a low-key venue only known as Pomona VLHS. What does VLHS stand for? It stands for …

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New Screaming Females “It All Means Nothing”, Record Store Tour Starts This Weekend

February 10, 2012 drainu182 0

As a lead up to Ugly, Screaming Females are sharing the album’s first single, ‘It All Means Nothing’ via Rolling Stone and starting tomorrow at the Don Giovanni Records Showcase a 7″ record will be available. The 7″ features a live version of ‘A New Kid’ from a session recorded at the famed radio station, WFMU and “It All Means Nothing”. The showcase will be followed by a weeklong tour of free shows at record stores (and a bookstore). The …

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Screaming Females Announce New Album “Ugly” and Record Store Tour Dates

January 19, 2012 drainu182 0

Screaming Females‘ seven years as a band, four full-length albums and 700 globe-spanning live shows has made them difficult to miss. Through it all, the New Brunswick, New Jersey trio have continued to exude a frenetic energy which is built upon the zeitgeist of America’s punk and indie underground yet has always remained forward-looking. Fittingly, for Screaming Females‘ 5th album Ugly, the band enlisted legendary recording engineer Steve Albini, famed for his unique ability to capture the …

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Against Me! To Release Russian Spies/Occult Enemies Digital 7″, Announce Summer Tour

April 25, 2011 drainu182 0

Gainesville, FL-based Against Me! is excited to announce its brand new two-song 7″/digital release. Recorded at the storied Smart Studios in Madison, WI, prior to its closing, “Russian Spies”/”Occult Enemies” will be released via Sabot Productions on June 14. Additionally, during their visit to Smart, the band also recorded their rendition of the theme song from the CW Network’s popular young adult television drama One Tree Hill, which will be airing on the program on Tuesday, May 3.

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Screaming Females Premiere New Video, Extend Tour

January 12, 2011 drainu182 0

Screaming Females have a new video out for the song “Wild”. Check it out below the band’s newly updated tour dates:

01/14 Chicago, IL – Lincoln Hall !
01/17 Los Angeles, CA – The Echoplex $
02/10 Waltham, MA – Chum’s
02/12 Brooklyn, NY – Music Hall of Williamsburg – Don Giovanni Label Showcase
02/24 Ithaca, NY – Ithaca College
03/05 Washington, DC – St. Stephen’s Church *
03/06 Philadelphia, PA – First Unitarian Church *
03/16 – 03/19 Austin …

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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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First acts for CMJ 2009 announced today

August 19, 2009 drainu182 0

Today the first round of artists/bands for this year’s CMJ Music Marathon were announced. Set to take place October 20-24, CMJ this year will feature: Broadcast, School Of Seven Bells, Zac Brown Band, Múm, Atlas Sound, Japandroids, Margaret Cho, the Budos Band, Pitbull, the Very Best, the Temper Trap, Crystal Antlers, Portugal. The Man, Cymbals Eat Guitars, Malajube, Local Natives, Wild Light, the Antlers, Das Racist, Suckers, Pissed Jeans and Screaming Females. Some of the initial panels were also announced. …