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AND SO I WATCH YOU FROM AFAR ANNOUNCE ALBUM & RELEASE NEW SINGLES

Legendary Northern Ireland based instrumental outfit And So I Watch You From Afar has shared “I Dive Pt1” & “II Dive Pt2”, appearing on their ambitious upcoming multimedia album Jettison. The latest offering from the group will be available on February 18th, 2022 via Velocity Records in partnership with Equal Vision Records.  Through 40 minutes of sonic exploration spread across nine distinct parts and a visual accompaniment by artist Sam Wiehl, Jettison traverses the various shades of ASIWYFA’s euphoric instrumental output. The Arco String Quartet adds moments of ethereal elegance, juxtaposed against cryptic dialogue by Emma Ruth Rundle and Neil Fallon throughout the album, which is available for pre-order here. 

Peaceful opening piano chords and orchestral stirrings punctuate debut single “I […]

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ZERO TRUST RELEASE NEW SINGLE AND VIDEO, “CLOUDS”

Experimental hardcore outfit Zero Trust shared their ambitious new video for recent single “Clouds”, out now on Equal Vision Records. The band is a coalition of NJHC and NYHC talent, featuring vocalist BJ Allen (Full Scale Riot, Ghidrah, GMK) guitarists Zack Thorne (Bulldoze, Agents of Man, Skarhead) and Mike Milewski (Bulldoze, Homicidal), bassist and backing vocalist Travis Stever (Coheed and Cambria) and drummer Evan Rossiter (Full Scale Riot, Organyc). The group pushes the boundaries of hardcore, metalcore and jagged alternative rock, creating music that is intensely melodic while remaining undeniably aggressive.

“Clouds” is a continuation of the bands history of emotive lyricism supported by lighting-in-a-bottle instrumentals. The song oscillates between alternative rock inspired vocals and crushingly heavy breaks that propel the song forward while creating a masterful sense of […]

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BITTER BRANCHES RELEASE NEW SINGLE & ANNOUNCE ALBUM, ‘YOUR NEIGHBORS ARE FAILURES’

Today, post-hardcore outfit Bitter Branches shared their new track and lyric video “Solo Trip”, which will appear on their upcoming album Your Neighbors Are Failures due out on February 25th, 2022 via Equal Vision Records. The album will also be available as a limited edition red/white vinyl variant available for pre-order through BrooklynVegan. Comprised of Tim Singer (Deadguy, Kiss It Goodbye, No Escape), guitarists Matt Ryan (Calvary) and Kevin Sommerville (Lighten Up!) along with drummer Jeff Tirabassi (Walleye), the band has added the inimitable talents of Dan Yemin (Lifetime, Kid Dynamite, Paint It Black) to their monstrous live machine following the departure of bassist Brian Kantorek. The group continues to push the boundaries of their genre to give the listener something special – an exploration of the musical pedigree the groups legendary lineup has honed […]

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HOT WATER MUSIC RELEASE SINGLE AND ANNOUNCE NEW ALBUM, ‘FEEL THE VOID’

Equal Vision Records and acclaimed American punk band Hot Water Music are excited to announce the Friday, March 18, 2022 release of the band’s brand new studio album, Feel The Void (pre-order HERE). Featuring the return of producer Brian McTernan (Turnstile, Converge, Thrice, Texas is the Reason), Feel The Void offers up a torrent of resilience that strives for light in the context of personal and global darkness across its 12 energetic and impassioned songs. 

“Killing Time,” Feel The Void’s first single, is a direct response to the endless daily bombardment of negative information we found ourselves in the midst of during the early days of the pandemic. The song is a letting-out of pent-up frustration and negativity in the most positive way — through music. Watch the music video for “Killing Time” on YouTube HERE.

Additionally, Hot […]

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GREYHAVEN RETURN WITH NEW SINGLE & ANNOUNCE ALBUM, ‘THIS BRIGHT AND BEAUTIFUL WORLD’

Louisville, KY band Greyhaven returned with their first new music since 2019 with the single “ALL CANDY”. The song marks a new era for the band and comes alongside the announcement of their upcoming album This Bright and Beautiful World set for release April 15th on Equal Vision Records. “ALL CANDY” has a distinctly southern sound, channeling in a mix of swamp-rock and post-hardcore highlighted by melodic vocals and pulsating guitars. Written by vocalist Brent Mills, the lyrics shed light on his own battle with depression, demonstrating one’s ability to completely block out any negative thoughts and pretend like everything is fine. The accompanying video, directed by Errick Easterday, narrates through these impulses before ending with an invigorating performance from […]

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

The wait is over for Slowly Getting Better, the debut full-length from Calling All Captains. The album is out now via Equal Vision Records and can be streamed here: https://callingallcaptains.lnk.to/SGB. Bridging the gap between pop-punk/post-hardcore, Calling All Captains have captured the attention of Broooklyn Vegan, Under The Radar, FLOOD Magazine, and more. Fans can get an in-depth look at the new record via an exclusive track by track, up now on New Noise Magazine.

On their new album, the band shares: “This album is the largest body of work that any of us have ever put out. It really encapsulates the last 10 years of all of our lives. None of us have ever worked so hard or put as much […]

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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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