Posts Tagged ‘The Weakerthans’

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Frank Turner Announces New EP

As a follow-up his wonderful 2013 record Tape Deck Heart, folk-punk superstar Frank Turner has announced a new EP, dubbed Polaroid Picture. In addition to the track “Polaroid Picture,” which was featured on Tape Deck Heart, the EP contains covers of The Weakerthans, Biffy Clyro, and Frightened Rabbit, as well as a brand new song, entitled “Sweet Albion Blues.”

Make the jump to check out the tracklist and artwork. Polaroid Picture will be released on February 3 as Frank Turner embarks on his UK headlining tour.…

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Modern Baseball Signs To Run For Cover Records, Plans Second Pressing Of Debut Album ‘Sports’

News has just broken that Philadelphia, Pennsylvania based punk act Modern Baseball just signed with Boston indie/punk label Run For Cover Records. Congrats guys!

Quick question, can someone tell me why so many good bands are coming out of the eastern end of the Keystone State? Snowing, Literature, Tigers Jaw, Title Fight… seriously, what are they treating the water with down there?

Which isn’t to say that Modern Baseball doesn’t have a sound of their own. Imagine a less Canadian Weakerthans chock full o’ youthful energy and you’d be close. Also, on a few songs, including …

Edgefest returns to Toronto

Edgefest will be returning to Toronto this year on July 9th with headliners including Rise Against, A Perfect Circle, The Weakerthans, Tokyo Police Club, Arkells, The Reason and Dinosaur Bones.