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Circa Survive Now Streaming ‘Descensus’ In Its Entirety

Attention, Circa Survive fans: this is not a drill.

The band is currently streaming their brand new album, Descensus, in its entirety via their cleverly domain-named website.

The fifth studio album from Circa Survive officially arrives Monday, Nov. 24 via Sumerian Records. You can pick up your pre-order on iTunes now, which comes with an instant download of the album’s lead single and opening track, “Schema.”

Check below the jump to stream all ten tracks from Descensus.…

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REVIEW: Stolas – ‘Allomaternal’

Band: Stolas
Album: Allomaternal
Genre: Progressive, Post-Hardcore
Label: Blue Swan Records

Stolas have returned, with their second album Allomaternal, the followup to their 2011 Blue Swan Records debut, Living Creatures. After an unfortunate delay, Allomaternal has finally arrived, making its way into the hands of eager fans over the past week.

One of the most distinguishing factors about Allomaternal is the improved vocals of frontman Jason Weiche, who contributes much more powerful harshes, and polished cleans that blend well with the supporting vocals of drummer Carlo Marquez. Speaking of whom; we also see a lot more from …

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SINGLE REVIEW: Sleeping With Sirens – “Kick Me”

Artist: Sleeping With Sirens
Song: “Kick Me”
Album: TBA
Genre: Post-Hardcore, Punk

Last year, Sleeping With Sirens released their third album, Feel, and have been touring in support of it for quite a while, including the current world tour with their good buddies in Pierce The Veil. For the most part, the band has stuck to their unique sound, while bringing in a host of interesting guest vocalists including rapper MGK on their lead single “Alone.” This past summer, Sleeping With Sirens left their original home of Rise Records and have just now announced their signing to Epitaph

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STREAM: Conquer Divide – “At War”

Check this out right away. It’s an amazing single from an all-female post-hardcore group called Conquer Divide.

The group has been in the making for several years, searching high and low for talented members, and spending a great deal of time working on their 2015 debut.

Conquer Divide is currently being represented by The Artery Foundation, a fitting home for the group given their genre, and today they’ve released a lyric video for their first song, “At War.”

Stream “At War” below the jump, and stay tuned for more updates from Conquer Divide.…

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REVIEW: Too Close To Touch – ‘Too Close To Touch’ EP

Artist: Too Close To Touch
Album: Too Close To Touch EP
Genre: Post Hardcore
Label: Epitaph Records

Ladies and gents, prepare yourself for the arrival of an exciting newcomer in the post-hardcore scene: Lexington, Kentucky’s Too Close To Touch. The 5-piece assembly from the birthplace of Emarosa have recently announced their signing to Epitaph Records and released an exciting self-titled EP.

Despite the EP being only 4 tracks long, each song is a uniquely pleasing aural experience that glistens with the soaring vocals of frontman Keaton Pierce, who delivers an impressive performance throughout. Pierce’s hooks are downright catchy, plus …

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Too Close To Touch Stream Debut EP

From the birthplace of Emarosa comes an exciting new post-hardcore act with an excellent sound: Lexington, KY’s Too Close To Touch.

Just recently, the band announced their signing to Epitaph Records, and with that signing was to come a self-titled EP on October 21. The 4-song album, Too Close To Touch, is now available to purchase on iTunes or to stream on YouTube.

Now that they’ve made their major label debut, it’s logical to expect a tour announcement soon out of Too Close To Touch. Also, don’t forget to check out the stream of Too Close To

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Hail The Sun Are Taking Your Questions on Reddit

This afternoon, growing post-hardcore band, Hail The Sun, will be stopping in on Reddit to field all your burning questions about the band, their upcoming activities, and their recent album, Wake. Whether you’re a frequent Redditor or you’ve remained unphased by the enormous web community, you are likely familiar with the AMA, or “Ask Me Anything,” forum posts that have welcomed A-list celebrities and even President Barack Obama to Reddit for a short Q&A session.

The AMA will take place on /r/PostHardcore, a great little sub-community within Reddit for fans of bands like Circa Survive, Dance Gavin …

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Stolas Are Giving Away Their Latest Singles, For Free!

It seems Stolas are eager to do right by their fans after the recent announcement that their sophomore album, Allomaternal, was going to be delayed a few weeks. Just a few hours ago, via Facebook, Stolas decided to give away all three of their latest singles for free download!

Recently, Sianvar, the supergroup containing Stolas’ guitarist Sergio Medina, decided to gave away their first EP for free for the second time. Unfortunately, the doors have closed on that offer by now, so make sure you grab the new Stolas tracks before they disappear, and pay close attention to …

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Stolas Premiere Latest Track, “Claw Point”

Last week we received the unfortunate news that Allomaternal, the sophomore album from Las Vegas post-hardcore band Stolas, was going to be delayed several weeks.

As promised, the band instead released a new song from the album in honor of it’s original release date of October 15.

Check out the frantic “Claw Point” below the jump, and don’t forget to check out Allomaternal on Blue Swan Records when it makes its highly-anticipated arrival on November 7. You can pre-order the album on Bandcamp now.…

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UTG VIDEO PREMIERE: Boys Of Fall – “My Promise To Maryland”

Michigan post-hardcore group Boys Of Fall have been keeping very busy these past few months and today we have teamed up with them to debut their newest music video for their track “My Promise To Maryland.”

The video takes place inside the studio, showcasing the entire band, their talents and what they are all about. From the catchy riffs to the memorable vocals from lead vocalist Michael Martenson, Boys Of Fall have proven these past few months that they are a band worth checking out. The video was directed by Michigan hometown director, Brandan Kellar.

“My Promise To Maryland” can …

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Closure In Moscow Premiere Crowdsourced Music Video for “Happy Days”

Those who know Aussie rockers Closure In Moscow are probably aware the band has shifted it’s dynamic dramatically with a strangely unique venture into funk entitled Pink Lemonade, the followup to their post-hardcore full-length debut, First Temple in 2009.

With a new direction, the band has sprinted away from the post-hardcore norms musically, and taken even larger steps to change their image and take things a lot less seriously.

With their latest music video, “Happy Days,” the band looked to its fans to submit video clips of themselves. The result is a fun home-video project featuring fans drinking and …

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REVIEW: Hail The Sun – ‘Wake’

Artist: Hail The Sun
Album: Wake
Genre: Post-Hardcore / Progressive
Label: Blue Swan Records

Here it is, the widely-anticipated new record from Hail The Sun, the progressive post-hardcore quartet that took the scene by storm with their Elephantitis EP in 2012. Since the release of Elephantitis, the band has been acquired by the up-and-coming label Blue Swan Records, a fitting home for a band that has toured alongside Dance Gavin Dance, Jonny Craig, Kurt Travis, A Lot Like Birds, I The Mighty, and The Speed of Sound in Seawater.

The band is currently out headlining the …