It's short, but it's looking oh, so sweet.
It's been a fairly serious week, what with an A Day To Remember fan still in a critical condition after falling from a balcony at their Portsmouth show and Allison Weiss having a scary time of it over the pond. Which means this list of lighter moments from this week should put a smile on your face.
Bassist / vocalist Nik Bruzzese says of the track: "This song is dedicated to my father Vince Bruzzese. Without him I wouldn't be the man I am today. This is me coming face to face with loss. This song is also dedicated to anyone who has ever lost a parent. "
New Jersey pop-punk defenders Man Overboard have an acoutic EP coming out next week - we've hooked up a full stream so you can try before you buy. Go on, give this a spin!
New Jersey pop-punks dial up the acoustic vibes for 'Stood Up'. Hold on to your teenage angst, now...
Connecticut's Hostage Calm have released a new video for 'A Thousand Miles Away From Here', from latest (and really bloody good) album 'Die On Stage'.
New Jersey's Man Overboard are back with a fresh batch of songs, and a five-song EP entitled 'Passing Ends'. Listen to a song from it here.
Singer tears ACL. Singer needs surgery. Band reschedules tour. Simple.
Phwoar, what a week. Slipknot announced their new album, Bring Me The Horizon revealed the best support line-up ever (although Architects came close, too) and Reading & Leeds brought the curtain down on Festy Season 2014. Here's some of the small stuff you might have missed.
Issue 191 of Rock Sound is pretty much a pop-punk special, and inside, we give our run-down of the genre's 51 most essential albums. Inspired by the feature, we'll be running a bunch of video playlists throughout the month to showcase some of pop-punk's finest video moments.
The fourth album from connecticut power poppers Hostage Calm is coming out this September through Run For Cover.
Yep, all of those bands will team up for a UK run later this year. Get in.
A new video has emerged from the Man Overboard camp. 'Wide Awake' is taken from the band's latest album 'Heart Attack' which is out now via Rise Records.
Warning: Contains large quantities of feelings.
New video from pop-punk defenders Man Overboard. 'How To Hide Your Feelings' is taken from the band's latest album 'Heart Attack' which is out now through Rise Records.
The new MO video donchaknow. Sorry.
Man Overboard have launched a new single, 'White Lies', taken from their forthcoming album, 'Heart Attack', out on May 27 via Rise Records. You can have a peak at the lyric video below, intertwining live and studio footage. Catch them at Slam Dunk and a couple of select shows with Transit.
22 - BOURNEMOUTH Sound Circus (w/ Transit)
23 - LIVERPOOL Shipping Forecast (w/ Transit)
24 - GLASGOW O2 ABC2 (Slam Dunk)
25 - LEEDS Uni (Slam Dunk)
26 - HATFIELD Uni (Slam Dunk)
27 - WOLVERHAMPTON Civic (Slam Dunk)
28 - CARDIFF Uni (Slam Dunk)
Defend ALL the pop-punk.
Rock Sound Impericon Exposure Tour alumni and all-round good dudes Man Overboard are giving away a sweet little introduction to their band.
The band are offering up a free 15-track down for anyone who wants it over at http://manoverboard.limitedpressing.com/products/17493. With tracks spanning the band's career so far (soaking up highlights from 'Man Overboard', 'The Human Highlights Reel' , 'Real Talk and 'Before We Met', they're encouraging fans to download the sampler and share it around to whoever wants it. So go do that. Right now.
Man Overboard are back in the UK at the end of the year as part of the Road To Warped tour, alongside New Found Glory, Less Than Jake and The Story So Far. Dates as follows:
04 - NOTTINGHAM Rock City
05 - MANCHESTER Academy
06 - LEEDS Univeristy
07 - GLASGOW Barrowland
09 - CARDIFF University
Go see Man Overboard on the Rock Sound Impericon Exposure Tour next week!