Olympia posts new song, announces tour

Washington DC’s Olympia have announced a tour with Dance Gavin Dance starting in mid-February. Olympia will be touring throughout the Spring in advance of their debut album, Emergencies, set to release on Hope Division/Equal Vision Records on April 3rd. Dance Gavin Dance will be touring in support of their Rise Records debut, Whatever I Say Is Royal Ocean.

Olympia has also posted a new song entitled “M-80” from the upcoming album, which is currently streaming on their MySpace page.

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The Fall of Troy on DJ Rossstar’s Radio Show

The Fall of Troy will be doing a live, on-air interview on DJ Rossstar’s Radio Show tonight at 7pm PST (10pm EST).

Hear them answer questions about the upcoming record, the recording process, and the current headlining tour with Portugal The Man, Damiera, and Tera Melos.

You can tune in, worldwide at

Send questions to the screen name: Staridobi to be answered on air.

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Damiera’s <i>M(US)IC</i> now available everywhere

Damiera’s M(US)IC now available everywhere

Today marks the release of Damiera’s full-length debut, M(US)IC.

Download M(US)IC on sale at DownloadPunk for only $8.99!

You can also purchase the CD version of M(US)IC from MerchNow and get a free limited edition t-shirt.

Damiera left their hometown of Buffalo, NY last week to hit the road with The Fall of Troy, Portugal The Man, and Tera Melos. Through mid-February, the four bands will be touring together across the United States.

Their new music video for “Via Invested” launched last week, check it out at YouTube.

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Debut solo album from Dustin Kensrue in stores today

Dustin Kensrue’s debut solo album, Please Come Home is available in stores and online today on Equal Vision Records.

Dustin took a break from his full-time gig as front man of Thrice to record Please Come Home. He will performing on The Late Show with David Letterman on Friday, February 2nd.

Download Please Come Home from DownloadPunk on sale for only $8.99!

Purchase the CD version at MerchNow and receive either a free t-shirt or tote bag.

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Bear Vs Shark limited edition vinyl update

Starting now, you can preorder the vinyl version of Bear Vs Shark’s first album, originally released in 2003 on Equal Vision.

Right Now You’re In The Best of Hands. And If Something Isn’t Quite Right Your Doctor Will Know In A Hurry features two unreleased b-sides, “California Hot Seat” and “June 7th” from the original album sessions.

First Pressing of 1000, four color variations:
– 250 half and half light blue/light yellow
– 250 half and half green/clear
– 250 half and half purple/white
– 250 one side white/one side black

Also available is Bear Vs Shark’s Terrorhawk picture discs, which are a limited edition of only 200! Check it.

For more information, visit Friction Records. For details on a new band featuring former members of Bear Vs […]

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Dustin Kensrue featured on the front page!

The fine folks at MySpace are streaming the entire new solo album from DUSTIN KENSRUE on his MySpace page. Check it out:

Dustin is featured on the MySpace home page, too!

The album, Please Come Home will be in stores on Tuesday, January 23rd, but it is available now through iTunes for only $9.99.

Preorder CD & receive a free t-shirt

He’s also going to be appearing on The Late Show with David Letterman on Friday, February 2nd, so make sure to check that out.

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Damiera: Spin Magazine’s Jan 18th Artist of the Day

Damiera: Spin Magazine’s Jan 18th Artist of the Day

Spin Magazine has chosen Buffalo, NY’s Damiera as their Artist of the Day for January 18th!

Visit to read the feature on Damiera. Don’t forget to post a comment to give Spin a little feedback about Damiera!

Damiera starts a nationwide tour with The Fall of Troy, Portugal The Man, Tera Melos today, and their debut album, M(US)IC will be released this Tuesday, January 23rd.

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Dustin Kensrue & Claudio Sanchez on the cover of Big Cheese Magazine

For our friends in the United Kingdom, the February issue of Big Cheese Magazine features both DUSTIN KENSRUE and CLAUDIO SANCHEZ (from Coheed and Cambria/The Prize Fighter Inferno) on the cover!

Plus, everyone who buys the magazine will get an exclusive 13-track Equal Vision CD sampler for free! The sampler features new tracks from Fear Before The March of Flames, Dustin Kensrue, The Prize Fighter Inferno, Chiodos, Circa Survive, Seemless, The Fall of Troy, ActionReaction, Hot Cross, and more!

Click here to purchase a copy of the magazine.

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Vote for Fear Before on mtvU’s The Freshmen!

Fear Before The March of Flames’ new video for “Taking Cassandra to the End of the World Party is featured on mtvU’s The Freshmen this week.

VOTE FOR THE VIDEO to see it on rotation next week!

You can also vote by TEXTING the word FRESHMEN to 22422 on your mobile phones.
*Standard messaging rates apply

Voting starts at 11 am TODAY (EST) and ends at 11:59 pm FRIDAY (EST)

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Damiera music video released & tour dates announced

Damiera music video released & tour dates announced

Hello future Equal Vision YouTuber’s (a “tuber” is a potato, by the way). You Potatoes!

Click here to see the new music video from Damiera for the song “Via Invested.” The track is featured on Damiera’s new album M(US)IC which hits stores on January 23rd.

And don’t forget to subscribe to the EVR YouTube Channel so you’ll get these videos as soon as we post them.

Catch Damiera on tour with The Fall of Troy, Portugal The Man, and Tera Melos starting next week! Tickets are available here.

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