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Jasminne is a 25 year old from New York. She has a fondness for corgis and green tea. She loves carnival food and writing. Jasminne can most often be found in the NYC/Long Island metro area, usually eating chicken nuggets.

Abandoned By Bears announce US headline tour

Abandoned By Bears will be hitting the road on a US headline tour in support of their debut album, Headstorm. The album will be out on August 24, 2018 through Victory Records. Light Up The Sky, Boys of Fall, We Were Sharks and Youth Fountain will be joining them on various legs. Check out the dates below.

You can pre-order Headstorm here.

Abandonded By Bears
with Light Up The Sky, Boys of Fall

8/24 – Chicago, IL – Cobra Lounge
8/25 – Kalkaska, MI – The Fireball Lounge
8/26 – Dekalb, IL – House Cafe
8/28 – Burnsville, MN – The Garage
8/29 – Omaha, NE – Lookout Lounge
8/30 – Iowa City, IA – Yacht Club
8/31 – Kansas City, MO – Davey’s Uptown Rambler’s Club
9/1 – Des Moines, IA – Vaudeville Mews
9/2 – Springfield, MO – Outland Ballroom
9/4 – Salt Lake City, UT – Kilby Court
9/5 – Jermone, ID – Diamondz Event Center
9/7 – Spokane, WA – The Pin
9/9 – Bremerton, WA – The Charleston
9/11 – Portland, OR – Paris Theatre
9/12 – Medford, OR – Bamboo Room @ King Wah
9/13 – Fresno, CA – Fulton 55
9/15 – Garden Grove, CA – The Locker Room
9/16 – Oceanside, CA – Midnight Jack Brewing Company
9/17 – Henderson, NV – Eagle Aerie Hall
9/19 – Mesa, AZ – The Underground

Abandoned By Bears
with We Were Sharks

9/20 – El Paso, TX – Love Buzz
9/21 – Austin, TX – Dirty Dog Bar
9/22 – Big Spring, TX – Desert Flower Art Bar
9/23 – Denton, TX – Andy’s Bar
9/25 – Lafayette, LA – The Platform at Dat Dog
9/28 – Orlando, FL – Henao Comtemporary Center
9/30 – Jacksonville, FL – Nighthawks
10/2 – Ringgold, GA – Cloud Srpings Deli
10/3 – Fayetteville, NC – Drunk Horse Pub
10/5 – Scranton, PA – Irish Wolf Pub
10/6 – Asbury Park, NJ – Asbury Park Music Foundation

Abandoned By Bears
with We Were Sharks, Youth Fountain

10/7 – Amityville, NY – Amityville Music Hall
10/8 – Philadelphia, PA – Voltage Lounge
10/9 – Manchester, NH – Bungalow Bar & Grill
10/10 – Brooklyn, NY – Kingsland
10/11 – West Haven, CT – RVP Studios: The Cave
10/12 – Attleboro, MA – Patients Creations
10/13 – Brantford, ON – Club NV
10/15 – Syracuse, NY – Spark Art Space
10/16 – Corning, NY – Lando’s Hotel and Lounge
10/17 – Tonawanda, NY – Stamps
10/18 – Pittsburgh, PA – Diesel
10/19 – Erie, PA – Andromedas

Abandoned By Bears
with Youth Fountain, Boys of Fall

10/20 – Indianapolis, IN – Hoosier Dome
10/21 – Columbus, OH – Donatos Basement
10/22 – Fort Wayne, IN – The Glory Hub
10/23 – Lakewood, OH – Mahalls Locker
10/24 – Covington, KY – The Thompson House
10/25 – Nashville, TN – The End

Boston Manor announce new album, release new song/video

UK rockers Boston Manor have announced they will be releasing their sophmore album, Welcome To The Neighbourhood, on September 7th, 2018 through Pure Noise Records

Check out the album art, track list, and new song/video below.
Pre-order the album here.

1. Welcome to The Neighbourhood
2. Flowers In Your Dustbin
3. Halo
4. England’s Dreaming
5. Funeral Party
6. Digital Ghost
7. Tunnel Vision
8. Bad Machine
9. If I Can’t Have It No One Can
10. Hate You
11. FY1
12. Stick Up
13. The Day That I Ruined Your Life

‘Halo’ music video

Guest Blog: Nick DiPace of Older Than Oceans on the Long Island music scene

Recently, I went to a local show, and it reminded me of why I loved going to shows. It also reminded me why I wanted to get involved in the scene in the first place, so I wanted to know what people had to say about certain topics. This new series of guest blogs explores what people have to say about the Long Island music scene. I reached out to Older Than Oceans guitarist Nick DiPace to ask him what the scene means to him.


The Long Island music scene. To some, it’s going under. To others, it’s the best it’s ever been. To me, it’s a community. I’ve befriended so many talented musicians over the course of the past three years. I’ve also met a ton that had no interest in working together or making friends. That number has been dropping more and more, though, and I’m very happy to see it.

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