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NOVA CHARISMA (DONOVAN MELERO AND SERGIO MEDINA) RELEASE DEBUT, EXPOSITION I

Today, Donovan Melero (Hail The Sun, Sianvar) and Sergio Medina (Sianvar, Royal Coda, Stolas) shared Exposition I, the first look at their project, Nova Charisma. The three-song collection released on Equal Vision Records, finds the duo exploring a more vibrant sound than the musicians’ previous output, pushing the boundaries of their artistic limitations. When experienced together, Exposition I serves as an in-depth analysis of character. “Lies Animals Tell” explores the need to be cautious about the relationships you place value on over an ethereal soundscape and layers of soaring vocal melodies and twisting guitar lines. “Boomerang” is a reminder that owning up to your past wrongdoings is the only way to truly achieve closure. It’s the most upbeat track on […]

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SAVES THE DAY ANNOUNCE THROUGH BEING COOL 20TH ANNIVERSARY SHOWS

Saves The Day performing Through Being Cool
Hot Rod Circuit performing Sorry About Tomorrow

11.02 – Sayreville, NJ @ Starland Ballroom
11.09 – Anaheim, CA @ House of Blues

Tickets go on sale Friday August 23rd at 12pm eastern. Fan Club and Brooklyn Vegan exclusive pre-order starting August 20th at http://savestheday.shofetti.com

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SLEEP ON IT RELEASE “HOLD YOUR BREATH” SINGLE + PREMIERE MUSIC VIDEO WITH ALTERNATIVE PRESS

Sleep On It have shared the second single off their forthcoming full-length album, Pride & Disaster, out September 13th via Equal Vision Records. Fans can watch the music video for “Hold Your Breath”, exclusively via AltPress.com.

Speaking to the single, guitarist TJ Horansky says, “Musically, this was the first song I ever wrote while on tour. It was back in November while we were on the road with Broadside and With Confidence. I demoed the instrumentals in Maryland and Zech wrote vocals while we were at the Palladium in Worchester.”

“The energy of the song was inspired by our live show,” he continued. “Since we were on tour and playing every night, I was just in that mindset. I remember […]

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KAONASHI SIGN TO EQUAL VISION RECORDS, RELEASE “MY 5-YEAR PLAN” MUSIC VIDEO

“Hard-hitting and thought-provoking, the band’s latest seven-track release is an honest and open take on life post grade school soundtracked by technical guitar riffs and chaotic vocals.” – The Noise

“Combining a myriad styles in ways most might have never thought, Kaonashi take the listener on a whirlwind adventure with everything from catchy, almost-poppy choruses to spastic,
bone-busting breakdowns.” – New Transcendence

“For as brutal of a band as the alt-metalcore outfit Kaonashi is, they’re remarkably sensitive.” – No Echo

Following a fervid hometown performance at This Is Hardcore this past weekend, Equal Vision Records are proud to welcome Philadelphia emo mathcore act Kaonashi to their roster. Pushing the boundaries of metal, Kaonashi showcases an intense technical prowess […]

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AS CITIES BURN ANNOUNCE HEADLINE TOUR

Louisiana post-hardcore outfit, As Cities Burn, announced the second leg of their US headlining tour after the release of Scream Through The Walls, their first new album in a decade this spring. The band will hit the road again with support from All Get Out and Many Rooms. The long-awaited album via Equal Vision Records this past May finds the Bonnette brothers, Cody and TJ, reuniting to share vocal duties for the first time since their seminal debut, Son, I Loved You At Your Darkest, in 2005. The album title, taken from the lyrics of the third single, “Hollowed Out”, is central to the overall mission of the record as it deals directly with Cody Bonnette’s attempts to find the […]

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GIDEON RELEASES NEW SINGLE “TAKE ME” AND ANNOUNCES ALBUM, OUT OF CONTROL

Today, Alabama hardcore outfit Gideon announced their fifth studio album, Out of Control, due out October 11th via Equal Vision Records. In celebration of this announcement they’ve also shared the lead single “Take Me” with an accompanying video. On the track the band the band speaks to the emotional rollercoaster of being a musician – from the lows of losing ones they love while on tour half a world away and not being able to come home during trying times to only feeling alive while pursuing their dream. Gideon is currently on tour with Crown The Empire and Atilla in North America. You can pre-order the album here and hear “Take Me” on YouTube or Spotify.

From a very early age, […]

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