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GLACIER VEINS RELEASE NEW SINGLE, “COVER ME”

Portland, OR-based band Glacier Veins returned with their new single and video “Cover Me” out now on Equal Vision Records. The single marks the band’s first new music since their beloved 2020 album The World You Want To See, and ​​is a perfect example of the group’s mature songwriting style, seamlessly meshing complex guitar riffs with high-energy melodies and catchy lyrics. Produced by long-time collaborator Justin Abel, the track oscillates between pop-punk, progressive rock, and emo sensibilities. The official video is as ethereal as it is powerful, emphasizing the narrative of the song with an old-school cinematic beauty.

On the song, Malia Endres (vocals/guitar) stated:

“We are incredibly excited to be back with a new song that feels like a release of […]

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CHERIE AMOUR RELEASE DEBUT EP, ‘INTERNAL DISCUSSIONS’

Baltimore-based band Cherie Amour released their debut EP, Internal Discussions, via Equal Vision Records. Across the five songs on the EP, the band showcase their signature sound dubbed “nu-punk”, expertly combining elements of pop-punk, R&B, hip-hop, and metal. Produced by Alan Day (Four Year Strong), the record opens with “Burn”, a bouncy track that focuses on reflection and learning from your past actions. On “Imposter” vocalist Trey Miller effortlessly flows from rapping to clean vocals, encapturing the emotional rollercoaster depicted throughout the track, while closer “Orlando” follows a similar structure centered around a conflicted relationship. With the release of Internal Discussions, Cherie Amour are proving themselves to be one the most exciting and unique voices in the alternative music scene. […]

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CALLING ALL CAPTAINS RELEASE SINGLE & ANNOUNCE NEW ALBUM, ‘SLOWLY GETTING BETTER’

Bridging the gap between pop-punk/post-hardcore, Calling All Captains is excited to announce their debut full-length album, Slowly Getting Better. Additionally, the band has shared their new single and music video “Wasted,” premiering now on FLOOD Magazine. Slowly Getting Better is set to be released on October 29th, 2021 via Equal Vision Records and is available for pre-save here: callingallcaptains.lnk.to/SGB.

On the new single, the band shares: “‘Wasted’ is for the ones who are stuck in their vices. It’s tiring being a slave to addiction or substance abuse. Sometimes you play along and act the part, so you don’t lose those closest to you. Do these people have your best interest at heart? Do you only hang out and drink? Will they […]

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CONCRETE CASTLES RELEASE DEBUT ALBUM, ‘WISH I MISSED U’

Alternative band Concrete Castles is excited to share their highly anticipated debut album Wish I Missed U, out now via Velocity Records / Equal Vision Records. The record features recent singles “Porcelain,” “Just a Friend” and “Half Awake,” and title track “Wish I Missed U” featuring Anthony Green (Circa Survive), which have together amassed over 1.36 million views on Youtube. The band also recently shared a new music video for “Thrill”: https://youtu.be/lXbAjxGLcB4. To stream the full album, please visit: velocity.lnk.to/wish-i-missed-u.

The band shares: “We’re so excited the album is finally out, we’ve been waiting so long for this, especially with all the COVID setbacks we’ve experienced throughout the process! We’re really proud of all these songs and we hope that you […]

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VAGRANTS RELEASE NEW SINGLE & VIDEO, “YOU STILL LINGER”

Vagrants returned with their new single “You Still Linger” out now on Equal Vision Records. “You Still Linger” serves as the next evolution of the band’s sound, with intricate guitar and drum work supported by modern electronic elements. The emotionally charged lyrics found on the track dive deep into self-reflection and being able to grow from past experiences. The energy of the song is matched in the video, with a high-octane performance jumping “beyond the veil” of reality versus perception. Recording for the track was split between the band’s own studio in Florida and with Matt Goldman (‘68, As Cities Burn) in Tennessee. The song was mixed by Sam Guaiana (Silverstein, Young Culture) and mastered by Kris Crummet (Dance Gavin […]

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CHERIE AMOUR ANNOUNCE DEBUT EP ‘INTERNAL DISCUSSIONS’ & RELEASE NEW SINGLE

Baltimore-based nu-punk band Cherie Amour have announced their debut EP, Internal Discussions, set for release October 1st on Equal Vision Records. The band has also shared their new single and video, “A Beautiful Mess, A Perfect Disaster” to coincide with the announcement. On the track, the group have created a lush, pop-punk driven sound highlighted by lyrics about desiring something that feels out of reach. The video for the song was directed by guitarist Casey Reid and plays into the emotional inner conflict found throughout the EP. You can watch the video for “A Beautiful Mess, A Perfect Disaster” here now and preorder Internal Discussions here.

Speaking on the single, vocalist Trey Miller stated:

“A Beautiful Mess, A Perfect Disaster is about […]

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HOT WATER MUSIC SIGN TO EVR & ANNOUNCE TOUR DATES

ICONIC AMERICAN ROCK BAND HOT WATER MUSIC SIGNS WITH EQUAL VISION RECORDS FOR UPCOMING FULL-LENGTH ALBUM

Acclaimed American rock band Hot Water Music – Chuck Ragan (lead vocals/guitar), Jason Black (bass), Chris Wollard (guitar/vocals), Chris Cresswell (guitar/vocals), George Rebelo (drums) – are excited to announce its signing with Equal Vision Records for its forthcoming full-length album. Set for release in early 2022, the album will be the band’s first offering since 2019’s Shake Up The Shadows EP and will represent a turning-of-the-page for the iconic outfit. Daniel Sandshaw, General Manager for Equal Vision Records, had the following to share about the signing: 

“As a lifelong fan of Hot Water Music, I was apprehensive when we started to discuss the idea of working […]

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BITTER BRANCHES SIGN TO EVR AND RELEASE EP, ‘ALONG CAME A BASTARD’

Post-hardcore supergroup Bitter Branches shared their new dual track EP, Along Came A Bastard, out via Equal Vision Records. Composed of Tim Singer (Deadguy, Kiss It Goodbye, No Escape), guitarists Matt Ryan (Calvary) and Kevin Sommerville (Lighten Up!), bassist Brian Kantorek (Go! For The Throat, The Curse) and drummer Jeff Tirabassi (Walleye), the band eschews genre expectations to give the listener something special – an exploration of the musical pedigree the groups legendary lineup has honed throughout years of touring and recording. On Along Came A Bastard, the band worked with producer Mike Bardzik (The Casualties, Kill Your Idols), with mixing by Kurt Ballou and Zach Weeks at God City Studios, and mastering done by  Brad Boatright (From Ashes Rise). 

The […]

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CONCRETE CASTLES ANNOUNCE DEBUT ALBUM AND RELEASE SINGLE FT. ANTHONY GREEN

Alternative band Concrete Castles has announced their highly anticipated debut album Wish I Missed U, out September 17th via Velocity Records / Equal Vision Records. Additionally, they have shared the title track, which features Circa Survive’s Anthony Green, streaming here: https://youtu.be/_uPLv9UiRkQ. Pre-orders are now available here: velocity.lnk.to/wish-i-missed-u.

“’Wish I Missed U’ was a lucky song for us, we almost didn’t put it on the album & decided last minute to record this song… it has quickly become our favorite and the title track of our album!” the band shares. “Hearing this all come together from the demo to now an amazing collaboration we got to do with Anthony Green has been so cool!”

They continue: “To say we’ve been waiting a long […]

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YOUNG CULTURE RELEASE NEW EP, ‘GODSPEED’

Three-piece alternative rock band Young Culture is bringing nothing but good vibes with their brand new EP Godspeed. The record is out now via Equal Vision Records, and features recent singles “Hum,” “Godspeed,” and “Simplemindedteens.” For more information, please visit: youngculture.lnk.to/godspeedEP

According to vocalist Alex Magnan, “These 5 songs are just a showcase of what we’ve always been about, solidifying who we are and what we do. I want the listeners to feel the different emotions we’re trying to convey with each track. Each song has something special to offer and I want it to be felt to its fullest.”

After spending nearly every Sunday during the pandemic brainstorming and writing together, childhood friends Alex Magnan (vocals), Gabe Pietrafesa (guitar), and Troy […]

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