Brian Southall


Fordirelifesake Announce New EP, Drop First New Track In Ten Years

Fordirelifesake, the early 2000s post-hardcore band featuring The Receiving End Of Sirens‘ Brian Southall, will be releasing a reunion EP on December 16. The band has released a new song from the EP, their first new music in ten years.

Entitled Speak Ill Of The Dead, the new EP brings the band’s original lineup back after a decade-long hiatus. Shortly after the band called it quits in 2004, Southall joined Boys Night Out and later, The Receiving End of Sirens.

You can stream “I’ll Make You A Nomad” below. Speak Ill Of The Dead is out next …


Brian Southall (TREOS/TCWK) Discusses Albums That Changed His Life

Our good friends over at Alter The Press sat down with Brian Southall (The Receiving End Of Sirens and The Company We Keep) to discuss the four albums that changed his life. Each album holds it special place in his collection.

Check out Southall’s top albums including Pearl Jam’s Ten, NOFX’s Punk In Drublic, Choke’s Needless To Say, and Nine Inch Nails’ With Teeth. Click past the link provided to check out this awesome feature from ATP.

Will you be watching The Company We Keep when they roll through your town on select dates of …


The Outro – The Receiving End of Sirens

The Outro is a new column here on Under the Gun Review to honor our favorite bands from the past decade that made their mark in their respective genres but have since come to the unanimous decision to move on from their confluence and pursue alternative enterprises. Providing an in depth look at the featured band’s career as well as interviews with the bands themselves regarding their departure, The Outro is sure to have you feeling a spell of nostalgia as you reconnect with your favorite acts that we’ve lost in recent years.


We are gathered here today …

The Company We Keep

Brian Southall and Justin Pierre begin new project

The year of 2011 has seen a lot of band breakups and hiatuses. While this is sad and discouraging in a way, its disbandment that gives room for new acts to push through and form up. Today we have the pleasure of announcing that a new project has formed up with The Receiving End of Siren’s Brian Southall and Motion City Soundtrack’s Justin Pierre.

The project has been dubbed The Company We Keep. The project’s internet debut was a mere 4 days ago. A tweet and Facebook update announcing that rehearsals had begun studio time was set for the …


TREOS are back?!

According to The Receiving End Of Sirens’ Brian Southall it seems like the band have been discussing the possible return. Under The Gun is very excited at this mere mention and hope it turns into something more.

View the official Tweet that was mentioned by clicking through. We will be updating you as soon as we find out further information regarding TREOS.

Isles and Glaciers highly anticipated release coming soon

FEB 10 – Equal Vision Records is pleased to announce the highly anticipated release of Isles & Glaciers‘ EP, The Hearts Of Lonely People on March 9th. Something of an underground “supergroup,” Isles & Glaciers features Craig Owens, Vic and Mike Fuentes (Pierce The Veil), Jonny Craig (Emarosa), Matt Goddard (Chiodos), Brian Southall (The Receiving End Of Sirens, Boys Night Out), and Nick Martin (Underminded). The Hearts Of Lonely People was recorded in just 10 days with Casey Bates (Chiodos, The Fall Of Troy, Portugal. The Man) at his studio in Seattle, WA.

While each member is expectedly busy …