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THE DARLING FIRE DEBUT ALBUM DARK CELEBRATION OUT JUNE 14TH! PRE-ORDERS AVAILABLE NOW!

New Florida Man Album "Tropical Depression" Out May 3rd! New Single and Pre-Orders Available Now! 20 March 2019

The sophomore full-length album from Charleston, South Carolina noise-punk agitators, Florida Man, Tropical Depression, will be released on May 3rd. Today, we’re excited to team up with Decibel Magazine to premiere the album's explosive first single "Brain Cell." Pre-orders for the album on limited edition picture disc and vinyl are available now here and all pre-orders include an instant download of “Brain Cell.” The first 100 pre-orders also include a Florida Man orange stress ball!


Recorded by Zac Thomas (Kylesa, Black Tusk), Tropical Depression is a tangle of pummeling guitars and howled vocals that shows just how effectively Florida Man filters the spirits of the most legendary noise rock and post-hardcore scenes....

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The Darling Fire's Debut Album "Dark Celebration" Out June 14th. New Single and Pre-orders Available Now! 18 March 2019

The debut album from The Darling Fire, Dark Celebration, will be released everywhere on June 14th and we’re thrilled to premiere the band’s first single “For the Loveless” exclusively on Billboard. Pre-orders for the album are available now here and include an instant download of “For The Loveless.”



After years of individual success in some of the scene's most beloved bands, The Darling Fire was born of both deep struggle and deeper friendships. A veritable mosaic of indie notoriety, the band features members of The Rocking Horse Winner, Further Seems Forever, Dashboard Confessional, Poison The Well, Shai Hulud, As Friends Rust, and Strongarm among others. Dark Celebration is in...

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Welcome Florida Man to the Spartan Family. New Album "Tropical Depression" Out This Spring. 14 February 2019

We’re so excited to welcome Charleston, South Carolina noise punk agitators, Florida Man, to the Spartan family. We've re-released the band's self-titled debut album with updated artwork and the new bonus track "Shut-In" and it’s available now as a free download at the Spartan store and Bandcamp as well as digital services worldwide. Look for the band's new album Tropical Depression out this Spring.

The band’s sound is a tangle of pummeling guitars and howled vocals that captures the combined spirits of the most iconic noise rock and post-hardcore scenes of the past. Their music packs the razor sharp riffing of San Diego (Hot Snakes, No Knife), the sheer power of...

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Shy, Low "Hiraeth" Second Pressing Available Now! 30 January 2019

A new second pressing of Shy, Low’s landmark 2015 album Hiraeth is available now on two stunning variants that were inspired by the album title’s Welsh origin and the wildflowers that appear on the album cover. Both the “Cowslip” and “Forget-Me-Not” variants are limited to only 75 copies online, so act fast! Order here.

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Watch Dearist's New Music Video for "Colours" at The Noise! 17 January 2019

Wolverhampton, UK rockers Dearist are debuting their new video for "Colours" on The Noise. The song appears on the band's sophomore LP Sonder which is available everywhere now.



Lyrically, the track deals with a random and devastating event that shook the lives of frontman Adam Binder and his wife. Binder explains:

The lyrical content is quite dark, I don't think I've spoken before about what this is about, but I will. Basically a few years ago I saw my then girlfriend (now wife) get hit by a car and I think about the things that happened that day often and how lucky she is....

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Win a One-of-a-Kind, Handmade Effects Pedal from Man Mountain! 29 December 2018



Man Mountain
loves effects pedals and on their latest album Infinity Mirror they all used the legendary ProCo RAT pedal heavily. Now, we're giving you the chance to win a one-of-a-kind pedal that was personally hand-soldered and built with an unmatched level of care by the band. It's a faithful recreation of the famous RAT, but with much higher quality components and true-bypass switching. Enter to win the pedal, a rare Infinity Mirror test pressing, Man Mountain beard oil, and much more here. Contest ends January 11th!


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Welcome The Darling Fire to the Spartan Family! Debut Album "Dark Celebration" Out Summer 2019. 3 December 2018

We're beyond excited to welcome The Darling Fire to the Spartan family and will be releasing their J. Robbins-produced debut album Dark Celebration next summer.

While the band name may not ring a bell, the lineup for this Florida 5-piece consists of some respected players within the indie/emo scene, including Jolie Lindholm (The Rocking Horse Winner, Dashboard Confessional) on vocals/guitar, Jeronimo Gomez on guitar (Poison The Well, The Rocking Horse Winner, As Friends Rust), Steven Kleisath on drums (Further Seems Forever, Shai Hulud, Strongarm), Gregg Moore on bass and Matthew Short on guitar.

Jolie says, "We're so excited to join the Spartan family and to start this journey all over again with them! We're looking forward to seeing...

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American Opera Announces Winter Tour 16 November 2018

East coasters, rejoice! America Opera is headed on tour this winter and he's coming your way. Check out the dates, make your plans to catch a show, and RSVP on Facebook.

11/18 - New York, NY - Arlene’s Grocery
11/28 - Jamaica Plain, MA - The Midway Cafe
11/29 - Brattleboro, VT - The Stone Church
11/30 - Salem, MA - Gulu Gulu Cafe
12/1 - Philadelphia, PA - Wrong Turn House
12/2 - Washington, DC - Dangerous Pies
12/3 - Baltimore, MD - Teavolve
12/4 - Richmond, VA - The Camel
12/5 - Awendaw, SC - Awendaw Green
12/6 - Asheville, NC - The French Broad
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New Demons EP "Made In The USA" Coming 10/19. Listen to the New Song "Lever" at Revolver. 15 October 2018

We’re dropping a brand new 2-song EP from Demons entitled Made In The USA this Friday, October 19th/ Listen to the premiere of the scorcher "Lever" (mixed by Nathan Hussey of All Get Out) which Revolver calls "a six-minute trip through hell and back" and catch them on tour this month to FEST later this month!

Tour Dates:

10.25 - Tallahassee, FL - The Wilbury (Pre-Fest 4)
10.26 - Jacksonville, FL - Jack Rabbits w/ Thunderpussy
10.27 - FEST
10.28 - Carborro, NC - Cat’s Cradle Backstage w/ Lemuria, Bethlehem Steel


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New Subways on the Sun Album "Capsize" Available Now! 21 September 2018


Subways on the Sun's new album Capsize is available now on limited edition vinyl and at digital outlets everywhere! Get it here. Capsize is a collection of songs which showcases a fresh artistic trajectory, and follows our collective struggle to accept the passage of time and identify the voices in our lives that are worth listening to.



It’s immediately evident as anthemic opener "Just To Be With You" channels the heart racing spirit of Muse, with a riff-heavy synth-forward energy that rips through the whole record. Each song is a unique statement, drawing fluidly from each member’s influences....

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