the cinema

REVIEW: The Cinema – ‘Talking In Your Sleep’

Artist: The Cinema
Title: Talking In Your Sleep
Label: 8123 Records
Genre: Indie Pop

In 2011, a new musical force was brought upon the music world when Lydia’s frontman Leighton Antelman and producer Matt Malpass created The Cinema. …

the paper kites

MUSIC VIDEO: The Paper Kites – “Tenenbaum”

The indie folk outfit The Paper Kites have released a new music video for their track “Tenenbaum,” and you can check it out by following the jump below.

The tune is taken from the four-piece’s debut album States, which …

weekly wax

WEEKLY WAX: Vinyl Releases For The Week Of 12/15-12/21

It’s a well-known feeling among vinyl collectors: Just when you thought all of your Christmas shopping was done and all your loose ends were wrapped up for the year, a new pre-order pops up that you just have to grab. …


States Stream New Album

States will release their new album, Paradigm, on December 3, but you can stream it in full after the break. This is the second full-length from the indie rock quintet, following 2011′s Room To Run, and it was …


States Announce Sophomore Album

States announced yesterday that they will be releasing their sophomore full-length on December 3. The album will be titled Paradigm, and you can check out the artwork and track listing after the break. Paradigm was funded through a successful …


Birdman States Lil Wayne’s Seizure Was Due To “His Work Ethic”

Young Money owner Birdman has broken his silence regarding the rumor of Lil Wayne’s seizure last week were due to a overdosage of codeine. Apparently the rapper’s health scare was just an episode of working too hard, according to the …


States – “As Good As It Gets” (Acoustic)

The female-fronted indie band States recently performed a stripped down version of their song “As Good As It Gets”. The track comes off of the band’s album Room To Run, which was recently re-released with an additional 7 bonus …

States 2012

States Release Acoustic Video For “Anxious”

States, a band which contains former members of Copeland and Lydia, released an acoustic version of “anxious” on Alter The Press! Seriously, check out the video after the jump.


LYRIC VIDEO: States – Right Or Not

Like lyric videos? Well we have yet another one for you from the five piece rock group known as States. The band recently reissued the album Room To Run on June 19 via Tooth & Nail Records, which features not …


LYRIC VIDEO: States – Captivating Me

States just released a brand new lyric video for their single “Captivating Me”. You can take a look at the video below the jump. This track is taken from their debut album Room To Run, which was originally released …

States 2012

States Interviewed By Front Row Live Ent.

States‘ own Stephen Laurenson spoke with our good friend Robert Herrera, of Front Row Live Entertainment, and the results are very informative.

The two discuss States signing to Tooth & Nail Records, the re-release of their debut album …


States Sign With Tooth & Nail Records

According to our good friends over at Alter The Press, it is apparent that States have signed a recording contract to Tooth & Nail Records. Congratulations to the group on this signing!

The label plans to re-release the band’s …

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