NEW PRE-ORDERS AVAILABLE NOW: LIGHTS & MOTION DEAR AVALANCHE 2XLP / DEMONS EMBRACE WOLF

Watch the Demons "Always Your Own" Lyric Video 14 November 2017

Demons, the Virginia Beach-based heavy music project started by longtime Mae guitarist Zach Gehring, is prepping to release its debut full-length album Embrace Wolf on December 1st. In anticipation of the album's release, watch the lyric video for the track, “Always Your Own,” which is streaming here. Pre-order the album on limited edition vinyl or on iTunes to receive an instant download of the song now!

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New Spartan "Live By The Sword, Die By The Sword" Long Sleeve Tee Available for Pre-order Now! 11 November 2017

Let's face it. Karma will always catch up to you, so why not treat everyone with the proper respect the first time around? At Spartan, we're committed to doing good through music and respectfully making a statement without trading barbs or jabs. Now you can look tough and show off your commitment to being a good person in our new "Live By The Sword, Die By The Sword" long sleeve tee designed by the legendary Australian, Milan Chagoury of Stay Bold. Pre-order here for delivery in mid-December!

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Listen to Demons' New Song "Nobody Loves You The Way You Are" at Loudwire! 30 October 2017

Demons, the Virginia Beach-based heavy music project started by longtime Mae guitarist Zach Gehring, is premiering a new song for the track "Nobody Loves You The Way You Are" on Loudwire. The song appears on the band's upcoming debut full-length, Embrace Wolf, which will be released on December 1st.

Gehring tells Loudwire,

This song is about chronic shortcomings despite honest intentions. It takes a critical stance against this rhetoric of the 'unconditional love' and variations on the theme. So, the line in the chorus 'All goals are sliding markers' is there to reflect this idea that we never really reach a point of certainty, or level of comfort because there are always destabilizing forces at work - internal...

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Lights & Motion's "Dear Avalanche" Coming to Vinyl on December 15th. Pre-orders Available Now! 18 October 2017

Lights & Motion's latest album Dear Avalanche is coming to vinyl for the first time on December 15th and pre-orders are available now! The latest offering in a discography often described as the ultimate symmetry of music and emotion, Dear Avalanche is the most accomplished and fully realized expression of sounds to date from Lights & Motion mastermind, Christoffer Franzén.

Christoffer Franzén says,

”Having the album pressed as vinyl was a way for me to try and extend the vision for the album one step further. The decision to create two very special colour designs felt really exciting and that was something I gravitated towards immediately. When I compose music I...

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Demons' Debut Album "Embrace Wolf" Out December 1st. New Song Premiering on BrooklynVegan! 10 October 2017

The long-awaited debut full-length album from Norfolk, Virginia's Demons, Embrace Wolf, will be released on December 1st. Founded by Zach Gehring, longtime guitarist/vocalist for Mae, Demons is a completely different animal. Forces of equal magnitude unite, react, and detonate. Pounding drums, erratic riffs, fervent lyrics, and structure descend into abstraction. And on the band's debut album, we’re gifted with nine blistering songs exploring a spectrum of anxiety, aberrations, and awe with deliberate recklessness. Listen to the new song “Always Your Own” at BrooklynVegan and pre-order the album on limited edition vinyl to get an instant download of the song now!

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Secret Stuff on tour with save face this Fall! 6 October 2017

Secret Stuff is hitting the road with save face this fall. Check out the tour dates and make your plans to support the bands if they're coming to a town near you! The band will also play a show with The Menzingers and Pale Lungs at The Basement East in Nashville on October 13th.

10/19 - Cleveland, OH @ Mahall's Locker Room
10/20 - Columbus, OH @ The Shrunken Head
10/21 - Chicago, IL @ Evolution Music (Downer’s Grove)
10/22 - Champaign, IL @ Blips and Chitz
10/23 - Memphis, TN @ Rockhouse Live
10/24 - Nashville, TN @ That 70's House
10/25 - Florence, AL @ Southern Trash
10/26 - Jacksonville, FL @ 1904 Music Hall
10/27 - 10/29 - Gainesville, FL @ FEST
10/30 -...

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Watch American Opera's "Sand & Seed" Music Video at HuffPost! 19 September 2017

American Opera, the creation of Brooklyn singer-songwriter John Bee, is premiering the new music video for "Sand & Seed" today on Huffpost. The song appears on the debut album Small Victories which is available now on limited edition LP, CD, and digital outlets everywhere!

Bee tells Huffpost:

"My live shows consisted of mostly slow songs so I wanted to write an upbeat number that would change up the pace. The song is about the process of pouring all of your time and energy into something that ultimately blows up in your face, wondering why you do it, remembering why you do it, and continuing to do it."

American Opera...

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Stream Shy, Low's New Song "Dialectics" at Heavy Blog Is Heavy 29 June 2017

Richmond, VA post-rock outfit Shy, Low will release a brand new EP titled Burning Day on July 7th and they're hitting the road this summer in support. Check out a new song "Dialectics" exclusively on Heavy Blog Is Heavy and pre-order Burning Day to get an instant download of the song now.

Upcoming shows:

07.07 - Columbus, OH @ Spacebar
07.08 - Detroit, MI @ New Dodge Lounge
07.09 - Rockford, IL @ Malort Mansion
07.10 - Milwaukee, WI @ Quarters Rock 'n Roll Palace
07.11 - St. Louis, MO @ The Sinkhole
07.12 - Louisville, KY @ The Cure Lounge
07.13 - Cincinnati, OH...

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New Shy, Low "Burning Day" EP Out July 7th. On Tour This Summer! 26 June 2017


Shy, Low will release a brand new EP entitled Burning Day on July 7th and they're hitting the road this summer! Stay tuned for new music later this week and catch them on tour if they're coming to a city near you!

07.07 - Columbus, OH @ Spacebar
07.08 - Detroit, MI @ New Dodge Lounge
07.09 - Rockford, IL @ Malort Mansion
07.10 - Milwaukee, WI @ Quarters Rock 'n Roll Palace
07.11 - St. Louis, MO @ The Sinkhole
07.12 - Louisville, KY @ The Cure Lounge
07.13...

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