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CALLING ALL CAPTAINS SIGN TO EQUAL VISION RECORDS

Canadian pop-punk quintet Calling All Captains is thrilled to announce that they have signed to Equal Vision Records. Fans can watch the band’s new video “Disconnected” now, premiering via Alternative Press. For additional information, please visit: www.facebook.com/Callingallcaptainsband

“We’re really stoked to be working with EVR. They’ve had some of our all time favourite bands, from Alexisonfire, to Pierce the Veil, to Say Anything,” explains guitarist Brad Bremner. “We’re a young band still, but we want to learn and get better. After meeting with Dan [Sandshaw], we clicked instantly and had nothing but good vibes when talking about the direction of the band and our visions. We’re excited to see what the future holds!”

In a small basement in St. Albert, lined with […]

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NIGHT VERSES PREMIERE “VICE WAVE” VIDEO WITH LOUDWIRE

Southern California progressive instrumental rock trio, Night Verses, are sharing their haunting new video for “Vice Wave” today via a premiere with Loudwire. “Vice Wave” begins on the softer side of the band’s musical spectrum before escalating to one of the heaviest moments on From The Gallery Of Sleep. Visually, the video calls to mind a horror classic, complete with an unexpected twist that alludes back to the album artwork. From The Gallery Of Sleep is available now on Equal Vision Records / Graphic Nature Records and you can watch the video for “Vice Wave” on YouTube or stream the track on Spotify.

Speaking on “Vice Wave”, Aric Improta (drums) says:

“This was one of the last songs written for the […]

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NORTHERN FACES ANNOUNCE NEW ALBUM; RELEASE “FIRECRACKER” MUSIC VIDEO

Northern Faces premiered the vibrant new video for their infectious single, “Firecracker”, today via PopMatters. “Firecracker” exemplifies the band’s dynamism as songwriters, as well as, their talent and creativity as musicians. It is an ethereal, guitar-centric anthem that incorporates elements of modern indie, folk and classic rock to create a diverse track that became a fan favorite on the band’s recent tour with Electric Six and during their appearance at Firefly Music Festival last month. The video plays to “Firecracker”’s psychedelic undertones creating a colorful visual behind the band’s performance. You can watch it now on YouTube and the song can be streamed on Spotify as well.

Bryan Shortell (Vocals/Guitars) about “Firecracker”:

It’s about feeling like your fire for something might […]

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SLEEP ON IT RELEASE NEW MUSIC VIDEO FOR “A NEW WAY HOME”

Sleep On It have shared the new music video for their song “A New Way Home”, the first track off their debut album Overexposed. Fans can check out the video on the Equal Vision Records YouTube channel, here: https://bit.ly/2L2drPK

Previously, they’ve released music videos for “Fireworks” and “Distant”, both off Overexposed, which was released in November of last year on Equal Vision Records. The album was produced by Seth Henderson (Knuckle Puck, Real Friends), with additional production from Derek DiScanio. It is now available to stream or purchase.

Recently, Sleep On It played Slam Dunk Festival in the UK and toured last fall with labelmates Waterparks. Today, they kick off their run on the second-half of the Vans Warped Tour […]

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BILLBOARD PREMIERES NEW EISLEY SONG FROM “…OF DAYS LONG PAST”

Eisley has premiered the reimagined version of “Defeatist”, which is taken from their upcoming album I’m Only Dreaming…Of Days Long Past – a collection of acoustic and re-depicted versions of their 2017 album I’m Only Dreaming – out July 20th via Equal Vision Records. Fans can listen to “Defeatist” exclusively on Billboard.com here: https://www.billboard.com/articles/columns/rock/8464413/eisley-defeatist-acoustic-im-only-dreaming-of-days-long-past

On the song, Sherri says, “Defeatist is my favorite reinterpreted song on the album. I love that you can change a song so drastically just by changing the tempo. The lyrics of the song are already very personal and vulnerable but while the original version has an upbeat and happy feel, if you slow it down and put some piano on it, it can become a real […]

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WATERPARKS RELEASE “WE NEED TO TALK” MUSIC VIDEO

WATERPARKS RELEASE “WE NEED TO TALK” MUSIC VIDEO

Waterparks have shared the new music video for “We Need to Talk” off their newest album Entertainment! Fans will notice a surprise at the end of the video, which will expand on the story told in their previous video for “Not “Warriors/Crybaby”. Watch the video for “We Need To Talk” here: https://youtu.be/lfYqK0QlmEU

Waterparks has been rapidly on the rise since their 2016 Billboard charting album Double Dare was released. Entertainment made an impressive debut on the Billboard Top 200, charting #7 Rock Albums, #5 Indie, #25 Top Current Albums, #18 Digital and #36 Physical. The record was named one of Alternative Press Magazine’s Most Anticipated of 2018 and was produced by Benji Madden and Courtney Ballard (All Time Low, 5 Seconds […]

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HOPESFALL PREMIERES “FAINT OBJECT CAMERA” WITH METAL INJECTION

Melodic hardcore legends Hopesfall are thrilled to share “Faint Object Camera,” the latest single from the band’s forthcoming album, Arbiter. Fans can listen to the song now, streaming exclusively on Metal Injection. Arbiter is the long-awaited follow up to 2007’s Magnetic North, and marks the band’s first record in over a decade. The album will be released on July 13th, 2018 via Graphic Nature / Equal Vision Records and can be pre-ordered now at hopesfall.lnk.to/arbiter.

On the new track, Jay Forrest shares: “Faint Object Camera was an optical and ultraviolet camera on the Hubble Space Telescope from 1990 -2002. This song has a big heavy spacey feel in the beginning that drops mid swing into an elegant but vast space […]

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NIGHT VERSES PREMIERE FROM THE GALLERY OF SLEEP ALBUM STREAM WITH NOISEY

“On their fourth album From the Gallery of Sleep, the L.A-based alternative metal power trio examines the junction between fantasy and reality. Taking the role of a prog Morpheus, they lead us through the land of imagination.” – Noisey

“A stunning, nine-and-a-half-minute marvel that upholds the band’s career-long tradition of dedicating a track to the legendary bird on each album” – Revolver Magazine

“Somewhere in the grey area between Animals as Leaders and Pelican lie Night Verses, a Los Angeles instrumental trio that gives a refreshing flair to prog.” – MetalSucks

Today, the Southern California progressive instrumental rock trio, Night Verses, are sharing the full stream of their new album From The Gallery Of Sleep with Noisey ahead of it’s June 29th release […]

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HAIL THE SUN RELEASE TWO NEW SINGLES; ANNOUNCE FORTHCOMING ALBUM

California based progressive rock standouts, Hail The Sun, returned today with two new singles – one day ahead of kicking off their national run on the final Warped Tour. Along with the releases of “Mental Knife” and “Suffocating Syndrome”, the band have also announced that they will be releasing an ambitious new full-length entitled Mental Knife on Equal Vision Records on September 28th. Pre-orders are available at hailthesun.merchnow.com.

Sonically, Mental Knife is the closest the band has come to realizing the sound they’ve sought since forming in 2009. The band lived largely in the same creative space for this record as they did on its predecessors – Culture Scars (2016, Equal Vision Records) and the Secret Wars EP (2017, Equal Vision […]

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