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REVIEW: Dance Gavin Dance – ‘Instant Gratification’

Artist: Dance Gavin Dance
Album: Instant Gratification
Genre: Rock, Pop, Experimental

I typically hate reviews and editorials that begin with quotes, but when attempting to begin discussing the latest release from Dance Gavin Dance there was one quote that stuck in my mind like the hook of “Stroke God, Millionaire” will soon stick with all of you: “Art, in itself, is an attempt to bring order out of chaos.”

Stephen Sondheim will probably never be found sitting at the back of your local Dance Gavin Dance concert, but I cannot help thinking the legendary composer and lyricist would, at the …

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Dance Gavin Dance Stream ‘Instant Gratification’ In Full

Dance Gavin Dance‘s upcoming album has been one that I’ve been looking forward to checking out since it was announced. Now that we are just under a week away from its release, the band has posted it on YouTube to stream in full. You can check it out below.

Don’t forget to pre-order the album through either iTunes or MerchNow. If you are in Germany, you can pre-order physical copies via Muzu. Instant Gratification will officially hit stores April 14.

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Listen To Dance Gavin Dance’s New Single, “Eagle Vs. Crow”

Instant Gratification is the forthcoming studio album by the post-hardcore outfit Dance Gavin Dance. The album is set to be released next Tuesday, April 14, via Rise Records.

The band has revealed a number of great singles so far, including “On The Run” and “Stroke God, Millionaire.” Today, the band is sharing another new track, titled “Eagle Vs. Crow.” They teamed up with Substream Magazine to premiere the song, and it’s also available to listen to below.

Instant Gratification can be pre-ordered through iTunes or MerchNow.


Dance Gavin Dance Stream Music Video For “Stroke God, Millionaire”

Dance Gavin Dance have shared an animated music video for their newest single, “Stroke God, Millionaire.” The song is taken from their upcoming full-length album, titled Instant Gratification. You can watch it below.

The video utilizes the same art that we are used to seeing on their album covers. It’s actually one of the most visually pleasing music videos I’ve seen in a long time. It’s very entertaining, and definitely worth taking the time to check out.

Instant Gratification will hit stores April 14 via Rise Records.


STREAM: Dance Gavin Dance – “We Own The Night”

Dance Gavin Dance‘s highly anticipated upcoming studio album, Instant Gratification, is set to hit stores April 14 via Rise Records. The group has given us a small taste of what to expect so far, and now we have another new song to satisfy our need for some awesome music. The new song is titled “We Own The Night,” and it’s available to stream below.

Physical pre-order bundles are available for purchase through MerchNow. If you prefer a digital copy, you can pick it up via iTunes.


Dance Gavin Dance Announce US Headlining Tour

In the midst of gearing up to release a brand new album, titled Instant Gratification, dropping this April, post-hardcore veterans Dance Gavin Dance are hitting the road in the US this April/May to promote this new release.

Dance Gavin Dance will be accompanied by Polyphia and Blue Swan Records labelmates Hail The Sun and Stolas as they make their way through big cities like Houston, Atlanta, Philly, and New York City.

You can pre-order Instant Gratification here before the release of the album on April 14 (via Rise Records) and check out the tour details below.

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Dance Gavin Dance Continue To Impress With “On The Run”

Adding to an already acclaimed catalog of intricate rock goodness, Dance Gavin Dance have reaffirmed their unique presence in the world of alternative music with the release of “On The Run.”

The first song to surface from the band’s forthcoming album, which is scheduled for release this spring through Rise Records, “On The Run” offers a little bit of everything fans have come to expect from Dance Gavin Dance. Things begin rather chaotic, with screams pouring through the speakers alongside a furious flurry of sound. That sound remains for a bit, but eventually the song begins to evolve into something …

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Dance Gavin Dance Announce Details For New Album, ‘Instant Gratification’

Fans have known for some time that Dance Gavin Dance were planning on releasing a new album. Now the time has come for the band to finally announce some of the details for the album. Instant Gratification, which is going to be their sixth full-length effort, will hit stores April 14 via Rise Records. Pre-order bundles are already available for purchase through MerchNow.

Unfortunately the group did not reveal any new songs yet. They did, however, release a short teaser. You can check it out below.


‘Take Action’ Tour to Feature Memphis May Fire, Crown The Empire and More

Just when you thought spring tour announcements were winding down, Memphis May Fire have sprung into action announcing that they will be headlining the 2015 ‘Take Action’ tour.

Crown The Empire, Dance Gavin Dance, and Palisades will be joining this exciting spring lineup as well, as they travel the road in March and early April.

The final date in Tempe, AZ will be a festival date for Memphis May Fire alongside A Day To Remember and The Offspring.

You can purchase pre-sale and VIP tickets now and general admission tickets on Friday, Jan. 30 at 10AM here


Tilian Shares Details For Upcoming EP, Streams “Alive”

Dance Gavin Dance frontman Tilian Pearson announced ages ago that he would be releasing some new solo material. He even released a catchy single titled “Future Friends” to hold fans over.

This morning Tilian finally revealed the details of his new solo EP. The EP is titled Future Friends, and it will be released Dec. 16. In addition to the announcement, he unleashed a new single titled “Alive.” You can stream that song below.

If you like what you hear, you can pre-order Future Friends on iTunes. When you pre-order the EP you will receive an instant download …

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A New Dance Gavin Dance Single Has Surfaced Online

Apparently Dance Gavin Dance have a new single titled “Pussy Vultures.” They haven’t made any announcements, but it’s been on Spotify for about 24 hours. It should come as no surprise that there is a new song, as the band recently announced that they were working on their next LP. Their drummer, Matthew Mingus, also tweeted that he just finished tracking the drums. Does that mean we might see a 2015 release from the group? Let’s hope so!

You can listen to “Pussy Vultures” by taking a look below the break. It’s pretty awesome.

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Dance Gavin Dance Headlining Rise Records Tour

Rise Records launched their first label tour in 2011. Since then, they have been holding the tour annually with different Rise artists.

The label has finally announced the Rise Records Tour of 2014, and it will kick off in Seattle, Washington November 16 then wrap up December 7 in Santa Cruz, California. Dance Gavin Dance will be headlining, and they’ll receive support from Defeat The Low, Secrets and Alive Like Me. You can find the full tour flyer by checking below th break.

Which date do you plan on heading to?