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Midweek News Round Up (13/7/11)

Today's 'Midweek Round Up' includes news from Will Haven, A Day To Remember, Tellison, Katie Malco, Kevin Devine, Relient K, Mastodon, Eyes Set To Kill, and more.

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Will Haven will release their new album, 'Voir Dire' in the UK on October 10th on Bieler Bros. Records.

Jim Ward (At the Drive-In/Sparta) will release a new album titled 'Quiet In The Valley, On The Shores The End Begins' on August 1st through Xtra Mile.
1. On My Way Back Home
2. Take It Back
3. Mystery Talks
4. Coastlines
5. Easier Said Than Done
6. All That We Lost
7. Broken Songs
8. My Town
9. The Newest One
10. This Love Has Gone Away
11. Lake Travis
12. Waves In Spanish
13. Decades
14. The Beginning Of The End

‘Electric Six’ (electric versions)
1. Take It Back
2. Mystery Talks
3. Coastlines
4. Broken Songs
5. My Town
6. Decades

A new song Dan Andriano in the Emergency Room titled 'Hollow Sounds can be heard here.

Alcopop Records have signed Katie Malco and will release a new EP in early October.

Greg Attonito's (The Bouncing Souls) new album titled 'Natural Disaster' can be streamed here.

Tellison will release a new single titled 'Edith' on October 3rd.

Who's Driving? Bear's Driving! will be releasing a new CD on Hang Tight Records later this year.

A new video interview with The Used can be read here.

Victory Records have posted footage of A Day To Remember performing at the recent Warped Tour date in Chicago here.

Me Vs Hero will be playing a show at the Roadhouse in Manchester on July 14th as part of the Sonisphere/Teenage Cancer Trust Secret Sessions.

A new video interview with Death Cab For Cutie can be viewed here.

Arctic Rodeo Records will be releasing Kevin Devine's 'Luxembourg'/'Part Of The Whole' 7" in Europe on August 19th.

An acoustic session with Relient K, can be viewed here.

A new song from Punch titled 'How Nothing Lasts can be heard here.

Mastodon have posted a trailer for their new album titled, 'The Hunter' here.

Cartel's Will Pugh will be working on a solo album soon.

Keyboard player Joey Simpson has left Dr. Acula. A statement from Simpson can be read here.

Last Call have posted a making of video on Alternative Press.

A new song from Eyes Set To Kill titled, 'Harsh' can be heard here.

The Graduate have announced that their final show will take place on Saturday, August 27th at Reggie's in Chicago, IL.

Radicus have posted an acoustic song titled 'No Solo' on Bandcamp.

A video of Jonny Craig performing an new untitled song can be viewed here.

Take Cover's new album, 'The Dreamer and the Realis' is streaming here.

Wakey! Wakey! will release a new album titled 'Almost Everything I Wish I’d Said The Last Time I Saw You' on August 1st. A single called 'Light Outside' is released on July 18th.

A new song from Stand Your Ground titled 'Despondenseas' can be streamed here.

Deep Elm Records will releasing a free album every Wednesday through Facebook.

Punk Videos Rock have posted several new video interviews with The Wonder Years, Enter Shikari, Madina Lake, 3OH!3, Black Veil Brides, Go Radio, Passafire, and Joel Piper.

A track by track guide to Japanese Voyeurs's new album, 'Yuck' can be read here.

Icon For Hire will release their new album titled, 'Scripted' on August 23 through Tooth and Nail.

Secret and Whisper have split up. A statement from the band can be read here.

Dananananaykroyd and Johnny Foreigner will headline the Summer Westival festival on Friday July 22nd and Saturday July 23rd at the West End Centre in Aldershot. More details can be found here.
FRIDAY EVENING: Dananananaykroyd - The Xcerts - Our Lost Infantry - Kid Carpet - FOE - Hold Your Horse Is - Charlotte Clark - Mikobi - Tollhouse Drovers.
SATURDAY AFTERNOON: Flight Brigade - Hip Slinky - Westy Choir - Khyam Allami - Jazz Morley - Alex Jones.
SATURDAY EVENING: Johnny Foreigner - Freeze The Atlantic - Stagecoach - Ellen and the Escapades - Knifeworld - Little Signals - Jonny Kearney and Lucy Farrell - Lester Allen - Bordeauxxx - Mike Riley.

A new video interview with Social Distortion can be viewed here.

The City Calls' new EP, 'A Spark To Ignite' is available to pre-order I Am Mighty Records. An EP sampler can be heard here.

The Make will release their new EP, 'This Box' on July 18th through Suspended Sunrise Recordings.

The Drums will release a new album titled 'Portamento' on September 12th through Moshi Moshi / Island Records. Their new single, 'Money' can be heard here.

A mobile app creation tool called BandApp has been launched. The tool gives bands, musicians and DJs the opportunity to create their own mobile app and allows them to upload biogs, photos, videos, tour dates, merch, news, fan-wall and social networking tools, plus upload, sell and license music instantly on our very own BandAppStore. More details can be found at

Sons of Guns have released their new album titled 'I'm Not A Battleship' through Scylla Records.

Ivy League has signed to Better Days Records and will be releasing a new 7" through the label this fall. They will also be announcing tour dates with Hardside soon.

The Catharsis' new EP, 'God Damned' is available now through iTunes and Amazon.

A new video interview with Departures(US) can be viewed here.

Streetlight Fire will post a new song once they reach 5000 'likes' on Facebook.


Attack Attack!(US) have announced three US shows.
9/22 - Springfield, MO – Outland Ballroom
9/23 -Wichita, KS – The Oz Café
9/26 -Knoxville, TN – The Valarium

The Drums will play three London shows in September.
Sept 05 London Hoxton Bar & Kitchen
Sept 06 London Lexington
Sept 07 London XOYO

Tellison have announced a UK tour, that will take place in October.
14 Fri - CREWE The Box
15 Sat - SHEFFIELD The Harley
16 Sun - NEWCASTLE The Cluny
17 Mon - YORK Stereo
18 Tue - DERBY Victoria Inn
19 Wed - LEICESTER Firebug
20 Thu - NORTHAMPTON Roadmender
25 Tue - CARDIFF Undertone
26 Wed - BATH Moles
27 Thu - EXETER The Cavern Club
28 Fri - SOUTHAMPTON Joiners

Departures(US) will begin a US tour this week.
July15th: Albany, NY @ Hudson River Coffee House w/ Nightmares for a Week
16th: Kingston, NY @ Keegan Ales w/ Nightmares for a Week, Park Ranger
19th: Dayton, OH @ Jimmie's Cornerstone w/ Adventure, Back Stabbath
20th Lake Villa, IL @ Swing State w/ Indie Barcode
21st: St. Louis, MO @ Fubar w/ TBA
22nd: Tulsa, OK @ Tulsa Backwards w/ The Last Slice, The Dirty Mugs
23rd: Denton, TX @ Andy's Bar w/ Verismo, Electro-Shock Machine, Faded Grace
25th: Tempe, AZ @ Red Owl w/ Page 9, The Great Valley, We Were Strangers
26th: Anaheim, CA @ The Doll Hut w/ TBA
27th: Los Angeles, CA @ Amplyfi w/ The Manichean
29th: Las Vegas, NV @ Yayo Taco w/ Holding onto Sound, The Quitters, Battle Born
30th: St. George, UT @ GoGo 37 Gallery w/ Last Call
2nd: Oklahoma City, OK @ Bad Granny's Bazaar w/ TBA
3rd: Houston, TX @ Mango's Cafe w/ TBA
4th: Austin, TX @ Trailer Space w/ The Lost Controls, Bike Problems, The Acting Bad
6th: Tallahassee, FL @ The Shark Tank w/ Mute Issue
7th: Gainesville, FL @ 1982 Bar w/ TBA
9th: Durham, NC @ House Show! w/ Ascetic Parade
11th: Cumberland, MD @ 211 S. Lee St. w/ TBA
12th: Pittsburgh, PA @ Most Wanted Fine Art w/ Worn Out Tigers, Caffiends
13th: Doylestown, PA @ Siren Records w/ TBA
14th: York Haven, PA @ Boondocks w/ TBA
15th: Philadelphia, PA @ JR's Bar w/ The Fake Boys
16th: Brooklyn, NY @ Party Expo w/ The Reveling, Steven Layman, Pumps
17th: Asbury Park, NJ @ Asbury Lanes w/ Svetlanas, Man the Change, Lost in Society, American Pinup

Swollen Members are currently on a US tour.
July 13 - Edmonton, AB @ Starlite Room
July 15 - Sylvan Lake, AB @ Chef Fransisco Pub & Grill
July 16 - Slave Lake , AB @ Jimmys Sports Bar
July 17 - Jasper, AB @ Horseshoe Club
July 21 - Saskatoon, Sk @ The Pat
July 23 - Brandon, MB @ The 40 /Trailswest
July 25 – Thunder Bay, ON @ The Roxy
July 27 - Sudbury, ON @ The Townhouse Tavern
July 29 - Orillia, ON @ Tux II
July 30 - Brantford, ON @ Club NV
Aug 01 - Belleville. ON @ Little Texas
Aug 03 - Toronto, ON @ The Rockpile
Aug 05 - Toronto, ON @ XS Nightclub - World Domination Rap Battle *** MADCHILD ONLY
Aug 06 - Collingwood, ON @ Rusty"s at Blue Mountain Resort
Aug 07 - Collingwood, ON @ Wakestock Wakeboarding Series at Millennium Park

Free Downloads

Katie Malco has posted a free song titled 'For Just One Minute There' here.

Lights Resolve are giving away a song titled 'Sew It Here' here.

A free song from Blitzen Trapper titled 'American Goldwing' can be found here.

Indevotion are giving away a free self-titled EP here.

Music Videos

The Strokes' new video for 'Taken For A Fool' can be viewed here.

The video for 'Bowie's Ghost' by Exit International can be viewed on Rock Sound.

Some Skeletons' new video for 'Throats' can be viewed here.

The Dead Fronts' new video for 'You and Me' can be streamed here.

The new music video for 'What's Left For Us?' by Aliases can be viewed here.

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