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The Swellers Release Lyric Video For “Call It A Night”

In preparation for Michigan punk rock outfit, The Swellers, hitting the road one last time before going their separate ways, the band has just released a new lyric video for their song “Call It A Night.” The song, with …


The Swellers Send Us Off With First Leg Of The ‘Call It A Night Tour’

We first found out that The Swellers‘ were calling it quits through the most understated of announcements possible:

We had our first band practice twelve years ago today. It’s been an amazing run. Booking some farewell shows soon. Thank


Faith No More, Soundgarden and Slipknot to Headline Soundwave 2015

Australia’s heavy music festival monolith, Soundwave, has made a mammoth lineup announcement for 2015 with Faith No More, Soundgarden, Slipknot, Incubus, Marilyn Manson and several other renowned acts leading arguably the festival’s strongest billing yet.

Expanding to a two-day …

no sleep comp for mom

REVIEW: No Sleep Records’ ‘A Comp For Mom’

Artists: La Dispute, The Wonder Years, Allison Weiss, et al
Title: A Comp For Mom
Label: No Sleep Records

“I love you, Mom. Say ‘hi’ to Dad for me.” – Chris Hansen

Honoring the wonderful life his mother lived, Chris …

The Swellers 2013

The Swellers’ Drummer Pens Editorial About The Life And Death Of The Band

The Swellers are a band that everyone in the overall punk scene should follow in terms of how to start a band, build your brand and market yourselves to the social masses of fans to really create something special from …

The Swellers 2013

THE END IS NEAR: The Swellers Begin Booking Farewell Shows

It’s a sad, sad day for fans of punk.

After twelve years of hard work and great music, Michigan based punk outfit The Swellers have revealed that they are currently planning what will eventually become their farewell tour. Yes, the …

No Sleep Records

No Sleep Records Releases Free 28-Track Sampler

No Sleep Records has put together an impressive sampler featuring songs from all of the various artists on their label. It’s titled Death To False Music: Volume 1, and it contains 28 tracks from artists you already love to …

The Swellers 2013

This Acoustic Version Of The Swellers’ “Best I Ever Had” Will Make Pop Punk Loving Hearts Burst With Joy

The perfect song for Warped Tour has just become the perfect song for your next campfire with friends.

It’s incredibly hard to put into words what happens to someone when a song as good as The Swellers’ summertime classic …

The Swellers 2013

The Swellers Release B-Sides Collection

The Swellers have been going strong for more than a decade, producing five full-lengths and a slew of EPs in the process. In that time, quite a bit of material has ended up on the cutting room floor, and now …

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FREE DOWNLOAD: Braided Veins – ‘Future/Forever’

Even though Braided Veins‘ lineup features Jonathan Diener, better known as the drummer of The Swellers, their grungy punk is a far cry from the pristine anthems of Diener’s day job. Their only release thus far, titled Future/Forever, …

The Swellers 2013

The Swellers Announce UK Headlining Tour

Flint, Michigan’s resident pop punk heroes The Swellers will be returning to the United Kingdom for two weeks of shows later this spring. The tour kicks off at Cockpit 2 in Leeds on April 28 and runs through May 10, …

I Am The Avalanche

I Am The Avalanche Announce Wolverines Tour

Last week, I Am The Avalanche announced that they will release their third album, Wolverines, on March 18. Now, the Brooklyn, New York band has announced that they will hitting the road in March and April to promote the …

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