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Emma Bunton Hints At Possible Spice Girls Reunion

The late ’90s and early 2000s were the heyday of mega popular pop musicians like Backstreet Boys, NSYNC, Britney Spears and more. While we still have some popular groups around today, they aren’t quite as explosive as the artists were back then. The combination of an emerging internet and frenzied media coverage skyrocketed these groups to stardom.

One of those bands to find themselves in the limelight is the British pop outfit known as the Spice Girls. Their debut album, Spice, instantly earned the ladies celebrity status all over the world. Believe it or not, that was nearly …

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Alexisonfire Announce Return, Confirm 2015 Festival Dates

Following Thrice’s lead, Canadian post-hardcore outfit Alexisonfire has announced they’ll return for a series of seven festival performances this summer after teasing an announcement last week with a cryptic #AOF2015 Instagram post.

The band has confirmed they’ll appear at Toronto’s Riot Fest, which takes place on September 19-20. Following this announcement, Riot Fest has announced they’ll have a limited number of Early Bird Presale tickets on sale beginning this Friday. Alexisonfire has also confirmed another handful of dates between additional Canadian festivals and the Reading and Leeds Festivals in England, but this announcement is perhaps most exciting (and nerve-wracking) …

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Haste The Day Reveal Release Details For ‘Coward’

Over the past few months, Indianapolis metalcore outfit Haste The Day have been busy at work in the studio recording their much-anticipated reunion album.

Today, the group finally revealed details surrounding the record; entitled Coward, it is set to hit stores May 19. In celebration of the album’s release, the band have also scheduled multiple release shows whose details can be found after the jump. Tickets for all four dates go on sale this Friday, February 27.

As for new music from Haste The Day, they have yet to release finished material off of Coward, but we will …

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Canada’s Amnesia Rockfest Announces 2015 Lineup, Thrice Fans Everywhere Rejoice

Monetebello, Canada’s Amnesia Rockfest has slowly grown into the annual envy of fans of any type of loud music across the globe. Celebrating its 10th Anniversary this year, the festival has just announced another typically strong lineup headlined by massive names like Linkin Park, System of a Down, The Offspring and Slayer. But as far as Thrice fans are concerned, there’s only one band on the bill.

After teasing a return with their cryptic THRICE 2015 Instagram post in December, this announcement marks the band’s first scheduled show since playing the final date of their farewell tour in June 2012. …

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Explosion Of Feels: Squid The Whale To Reunite At Bled Fest

Basically a year and a half has passed since Squid The Whale had any news whatsoever to share with fans. The last time any member engaged the public was to announce the departure of frontman Bradley Walden, who famously left the band in order to join Emarosa. Rumors quickly spread that another voice would fill in the space left by Walden’s exit, but no new vocalist was ever revealed.

Last night, the members of Squid The Whale broke their silence to announce plans for a reunion in just a few short months. For the first time since 2013, the Michigan …

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It Looks Like Boys Night Out Are Making A Comeback in 2015

If you were a part of the mid-late ’00s emo/hardcore scene, then you were likely familiar with Boys Night Out. From their classic debut album Make Yourself Sick to their revered sophomore release Trainwreck, they were one of the pioneers of the post-hardcore genre at that time.

After six years of not playing together, it seems that the band may be making their anticipated return to the music world. After creating both Instagram and Twitter pages, buzz has been on the rise as to what the band may be up to. Fans are hoping for a ten-year anniversary …

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Die Romantic: Aiden Have Returned

After a few short years of hiatus, Aiden have plans to return in 2015.

William Control, otherwise known as Aiden frontman Will Francis, recently wrote a lengthy update to fans expressing his joy over the previous year and all he has in store for the months ahead. In it, Francis confirmed plans to open his own merch printing company, as well as plans to resurrect Aiden with a brand new album. “Yes you heard that right,” he wrote. “There will be an Aiden record and most likely a tour.”

The reason touring is only a possibility at this point …

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The Movielife Sell Out First Show Back, Schedule Another

The Movielife announced their return to music earlier this month, and it did not take long for the internet to lose its collective mind with excitement. The band quickly announced plans for a reunion show in NYC at the beginning of February, and just last Friday tickets for that show went on sale. Within hours, the show sold out. So, knowing demand was still high, The Movielife did what any intelligent entertainment professional would do when presented with a similar situation: Schedule another show.

This morning, The Movielife revealed that they have scheduled a second reunion show for Friday, February …

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CHRISTMAS CAME EARLY: Thrice Tease 2015 Return

I know you are probably spending a few minutes of each day looking at the growing number of colorful packages under your Christmas tree and fantasizing about what each box might contain. I do the same thing, but this morning I learned that sometimes the best presents don’t have a box or wrapping paper at all. Sometimes the best gifts come in the form of plans, and today the members of Thrice teased plans for the new year.

Yes, after a few years of hiatus, Thrice have begun to tease what will likely be a resurgence for the band in …

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UTG INTERVIEW: After Nearly Two Decades, SNOT Still Bring Energy To The Stage

Unmatched and unmarred by any other act in the hardcore music scene, SNOT have reunited and returned to the touring scene in celebration of the band’s groundbreaking record, Get Some.

Although the band’s recording career was cut short due to the untimely and tragic death of frontman James Lynn Strait in 1998, because of their unique and undeniably influential fusion of punk, metal, and hardcore music, the legacy of SNOT is as strong as ever. The band has reunited for a second time since Strait’s death — this time tapping Carl Bensley to fill in on vocals for the …

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The Movielife Announce a Reunion

It brings me great pleasure to post something about Vinnie Caruana and the boys from The Movielife and not have to tell you to continue dreaming about a reunion.

Today, in an interview with Noisey, the band confirmed that they would indeed be reuniting. They will playing a one-off show in New York, at the Irving Plaza on February 7, which is all that is set in stone. But, in the midst of the interview, the band mentions that that show will just be the beginning.

“Our plan is to start at Irving Plaza and go from there. There are …

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Sleater-Kinney Share A Fiery New Single For Us To Fawn Over

Even in the current era where a reunion is more inevitability than pipe dream, a select few illicit enough fervent joy as to capture the collective internet. The resurrection of Sleater-Kinney easily qualifies, with the trio’s importance, each member’s post-Sleater success, and the sense of it being height-of-their-powers demise being key factors.

So we all kind of lost our minds at the news of a new album (No Cities To Love) and tour in 2015. Furthermore, we’ve now been given two new, barnstorming, punk rock songs that wholly justify getting the band back together. The three kept …