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10 Years Later, TREOS Still Matters: Celebrating ‘Between The Heart And The Synapse’

I was fourteen years old when Between The Heart And The Synapse first came out. I was aware of the band’s presence a little before it released, but I was not yet aware of what the band would later do for me.

I was young, excited to be out at shows, and completely enthralled by the Massachusetts DIY scene at the time. Upon leaving a show in Greater Boston, I remember being given a flyer for a band called The Receiving End Of Sirens. The name seemed long enough to me to be cool, as if it were purposefully …

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Coheed And Cambria Will Be Touring With You Blew It! This June

Coheed And Cambria have played with countless artists in the past, including those seemingly strange for a bill with the progressive rockers, but Coheed are set to get semi-sad this June with a string of shows with You Blew It! Tickets for the tour will be going on sale this Friday at 10am.

Coheed has been hinting through Instagram that they are currently in the process of creating their follow-up to the fantastic double LP, The Afterman. An ambitious return to form for the band after Year Of The Black Rainbow, Coheed surely brought back attention after the …

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MYZICA Release New Single “Wait Just A Minute”

Make sure to give yourself some time to sing along to the infectious melodies of MYZICA‘s newest track, “Wait Just A Minute.”

Be it an office break, or a drive between destinations, the Nashville newcomers will surely make your day a tad bit more fun.

“Wait Just A Minute” will release as a single on April 21 through Peptalk Records/Tone Tree Music, with a debut EP to follow this summer. Featuring producer Micah Tawlks and singer Isaaca Byrd, MYZICA, based off of “Wait Just A Minute,” deserve to be on your radar.

Follow us after the jump to sing …

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Crushed Beaks Release Video For “History”

Crushed Beaks, an alternative rock band from London, have just released a video for their newest track, “History.” “History” comes off of the band’s debut LP, Scatter, due out May 12 in the US via Matilda Records/Moshi Moshi.

Featuring atmospheric guitars, and airy vocals, the track is a short but proving tune for the band. The video features two images of the same thing next to each other, though at different times and angles. Instilling vibes of different paths, or diverging choices, the simplicity of the video and track together create a contemplative expression, giving the music all …

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Summer Camp Stream Title Track From Upcoming LP, ‘Bad Love’

If the band name Summer Camp wasn’t enough to make you feel nostalgic, their newest track, “Bad Love,” will surely do the trick. The London-based band is set to release their third LP, Bad Love, on May 26 via Moshi Moshi.

The title track is a short but sweet, lustful exposure to bright sounds, pop melodies, and the invigoration of carefree days of the summer. For those of us stuck in the Northeast these past few months, that is surely something we could use right now.

Follow us after the jump to check out the track, and to find …

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Beach Baby Release Video For “Ladybird,” Stream “Bruise”

It’s about time we all formally talked about Beach Baby. A few weeks ago we posted their fantastic new single “Ladybird,” and today we are happy to share with you the video for the catchy track.

The video, directed by Lily Rose Thomas, features three girls seemingly bored finding enjoyment in their days. Just a heads up, the video features a few seconds worth of some NSFW material.

The band has also released their AA side to their upcoming single, “Bruise,” due for release tomorrow. If “Ladybird” was the band’s catchy pop tune, “Bruise” is their more brooding …

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Turnover Reveal Video For “New Scream”

Turnover are set to release their sophomore LP Peripheral Vision on May 4 via Run For Cover Records. With the coming release, the band has released a music video with the accompanying track “New Scream,” via Stereogum.

Featuring an atmosphere not unlike ’80s rock legends The Smiths and The Cure, “New Scream” is a crisp, ambient, and clean atmosphere for the band. The video features the band playing behind vibrant lights, with images of childhood memories splashed in between the band’s performance shots. Directed by guitarist Eric Soucy’s brother Rob Soucy, the ethereal imagery fits the band’s sound in …

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Superheaven Reveal New Album ‘Ours Is Chrome,’ Stream New Song

Superheaven return (or is it begin?). Formally known as Daylight, the Pennsylvania born rock act are set to release their sophomore album. Ours Is Chrome will release May 4, 2015 via SideOneDummy.

The band has also released the first track from the album, “I’ve Been Bored,” and an accompanying video directed by Alex Henery of Basement, and Lloyd Stas. The video follows the band as they welcome a newfound alien to Earth by performing their blistering new tune.

“I’ve Been Bored” isn’t a departure from the band’s earlier sound, but it surely is one of their best efforts. Bright, yet …

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Outside Lands Announces 2015 Lineup; Elton John, Mumford & Sons and The Black Keys To Headline

San Francisco’s premier annual music, food and arts festival, Outside Lands, will be returning for its eighth consecutive year from August 7-9 at the historic and always beautiful Golden Gate Park.

This year’s lineup has been revealed and it’s a doozy, as per usual. Apart from all the endlessly delicious foods, beers and wines, Outside Lands will feature Elton John, Mumford & Sons, The Black Keys, Kendrick Lamar, Sam Smith, Wilco, St. Vincent, First Aid Kit, Billy Idol, D’Angelo and the Vaguard and way too many more to mention.

You can view the full lineup below via ridiculously awesome …

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Sufjan Stevens Streams Beautiful New Album, ‘Carrie & Lowell’

Sufjan Stevens is streaming his new LP, Carrie & Lowell, over at NPR’s First Listen.

A return to form for Stevens after his last LP, the electronic adventure known as Age Of Adz, Carrie & Lowell is an intimate folk journey named after his mother, who passed away in 2012. The album reignites memories of Sufjan traveling to Oregon in the summers with his mother and stepfather.

Featuring 11 tracks of melancholic folk music, Carrie & Lowell is a beautifully harrowing experience of fond memories, and the sorrow of dealing with passing.

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Puppy Share “The Great Beyond”

Puppy is a band that I am closely watching. After releasing their awesome video for “Forever,” the band has released “The Great Beyond,” a place exactly where the track comes from.

Blending indie rock, shoegaze, ’80s hair metal, rock, insane riffage, and more, “The Great Beyond” is another reason (along with “Forever”) to be excited about this band. With little information scattered online, the London-based (I think) rock band are letting themselves currently sit in mystery.

More importantly, the opening riff to “The Great Beyond” will knock your socks off. Followed by awesome melodies and harmonies, the track …

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mewithoutYou Sign To Run For Cover Records, Will Release LP6 This Summer

mewithoutYou have signed to Run For Cover Records to release their as of yet untitled sixth LP, produced by Will Yip.

The Philadelphia indie-rockers have been spinning their eccentric brand of rock and emotion for many years now, but this will mark the first time the band has worked with the Boston, MA-based label. With the follow-up to the spectacular 2012 release, Ten Stories, Run For Cover promises that “the band has truly created an album that complements and expands on their incredible 15 year existence.”

To be released sometime this summer, the album is still untitled, with no …