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The Acacia Strain’s Tour Van Hit By Alleged Drunk Driver

The Acacia Strain‘s touring van was recently struck by a drunk drive. Frontman, Vincent Bennett tweeted a picture of the accident and said, “This cool drunk dude ran into our van while it More »

Jonny Craig Announces New Collaboration Project

Jonny Craig has reveled that he will be releasing a new collaborative album, The Blueprint For Going In Circles, with Kyle Lucas and Captain Midnite. The albums is set to release on January 27, More »

Tom DeLonge Wins Film Award For ‘Poet Anderson: The Dream Walker’

Tom DeLonge, the guitarist of Blink-182 and Angels & Airwaves, won the Best Animated Film Award for Poet Anderson: The Dream Walker. DeLonge was given the award at the Toronto International Short Film Festival More »

Ed Sheeran To Play Second Wembley Stadium Show

Ed Sheeran announced that he will be adding a second show at Wembley Stadium in July of next year as he continues on his world tour. Due to popular demand, Sheeran added More »

PRODUCT REVIEW: The Music Box – November

Another month means another glorious Music Box to rant and rave about. This month was a bit different from last. I received less, but the quality was just the same, if not More »

WATCH: Beyoncé, “Haunted”

Beyoncé has released the music video for her song, “Haunted”. This song came from her Beyoncé album, which was dropped as a surprise to listeners last year. There is a delay in the video before More »

From Autumn To Ashes Announce Reunion

From Autumn To Ashes is reuniting again next June at Amnesia Rockfest in Canada. The group has been on hiatus since 2008, and has not performed together since then. The group had More »

STREAM: Enter Shikari, “Never Let Go Of The Microscope”

Enter Shikari has released a new song called “Never Let Go Of The Microscope”.  You can stream it below. The song comes off of their fourth full-length album, The Mindsweep. The album will be available More »

Michael Clifford Gets Slammed By Abigail Breslin in “You Suck”

After a sour break-up with 5 Second Of Summer’s Michael Clifford, Abigail Breslin started her music career with a song aptly titled, “You Suck.” There is no denying who the song is More »

The Summer Set Announce ‘Legendary’ Deluxe Edition Release

Yesterday, over a year after The Summer Set released their third studio album, Legendary, they announced a rerelease of the album. The 17-track deluxe edition album will feature multiple B-sides and an alternate version More »

WATCH: Tonight Alive Perform “The Other Side” In Full

Australian pop-rock stalwarts Tonight Alive performed their hit 2013 record The Other Side in its entirety yesterday at The Koko in London. One amazing fan was kind enough to record the entire show More »

WATCH: The Word Alive “The Runaway”

The Word Alive has premiered the music video for the song, “The Runaway”. Frontman, Tyler “Telle” Smith released a statement about the video as it contains various clips on how the band More »

STREAM: Tegan And Sara “Walking With A Ghost” Manila Killa Remix

Tegan and Sara have released a remix of their song, “Walking In A Ghost”, by Manila Killa. The track comes off the album, So Jealous X, which will be released on December More »

Billie Joe Armstrong Teases Green Day Return

Fans were not satisfied when hoping for a return from popular Rock group Green Day this past year to celebrate an anniversary, but hopes may not have dwindled. Billie Joe posted an More »

WATCH: The Gaslight Anthem, “1,000 Years”

The Gaslight Anthem have released a new music video for “1,000 Years”. The video features footage of the group performing live in concert. “1,000 Years” is off of The Gaslight Anthem’s Get Hurt album. To More »

WATCH: Manchester Orchestra, “The Ocean”

Manchester Orchestra have released a music video for their song “The Ocean”. The video was exclusively unveiled on TeamCoCo.com on November 24. The subject of the music video is footage of world-record breaking More »

WATCH: PVRIS “Eyelids” Video

PVRIS has released another Empty Room Session video for their song “Eyelids.” The track comes off their debut album, White Noise, which was released earlier this month on November 4. You can check More »

Front Porch Step Announces North American Tour

Front Porch Step has announced a North American tour for February and March 2015. He will be touring in support of his upcoming EP, Whole Again, which comes out  on December 2 More »

Mark Hoppus Bringing Back Podcast

Yesterday, Mark Hoppus of Blink-182 and +44, announced that he would be bringing back his podcast. The podcast, Hi My Name Is Mark, hasn’t been on the air since 2009. Hoppus didn’t More »

Jeremy McKinnon Will Produce Neck Deep’s Next Album

Neck Deep has said that A Day To Remember’s front-man, Jeremy McKinnon, will be producing their next album. The band’s new album is due out sometime in 2015. Also, Neck Deep will More »

 

The Acacia Strain’s Tour Van Hit By Alleged Drunk Driver

the acacia strainThe Acacia Strain‘s touring van was recently struck by a drunk drive. Frontman, Vincent Bennett tweeted a picture of the accident and said, “This cool drunk dude ran into our van while it was parked. What a cool guy.” The van’s axle is damaged and may have to miss a few shows as a result of the incident. Luckily, no one appears to be hurt. Check out photos from the scene below the jump and let us know what you think.

For more from the band, you can purchase a CD here and buy concert tickets here

Jonny Craig Announces New Collaboration Project

Jonny CraigJonny Craig has reveled that he will be releasing a new collaborative album, The Blueprint For Going In Circles, with Kyle Lucas and Captain Midnite. The albums is set to release on January 27, 2015 and the album’s first single, “We Black Hearts Bear The Cross,” will debut on December 2. Check out the artwork and track listing for the record below.

To listen to the album or catch the guys on the Blueprint For Going In Circles Tour, you can purchase a CD or buy concert tickets here.

PLAYLIST: Songs For Thanksgiving

happy-thanksgiving-I am sure you are all already sick and tired of hearing Christmas music when it isn’t even December yet. So to get your mind off the jingling of bells and decking of halls, we’ve put together a playlist of songs that say, “Thank You” for a multitude of things – stolen lovers, the reason they are the way they are, and even for being a friend.

You can hear each individual song below or check out the entire playlist here.

Enjoy and Happy Thanksgiving from all of us here at Infectious Magazine!

Tom DeLonge Wins Film Award For ‘Poet Anderson: The Dream Walker’

Tom DeLongeTom DeLonge, the guitarist of Blink-182 and Angels & Airwaves, won the Best Animated Film Award for Poet Anderson: The Dream Walker.

DeLonge was given the award at the Toronto International Short Film Festival

The short will be released on December 9 and you can watch the trailer for it here. Angels & Airwaves’ latest album, The Dream Walker, serves as the soundtrack for the short.

To listen to more of these bands, you can purchase a CD here. And to see if they’re on tour, you can buy concert tickets here.

Ed Sheeran To Play Second Wembley Stadium Show

7-4 Ed SheeranEd Sheeran announced that he will be adding a second show at Wembley Stadium in July of next year as he continues on his world tour.

Due to popular demand, Sheeran added the second show. The shows will be on July 10 and 11.

Currently, Sheeran’s tour runs through December 11, before picking back up next year on January 26.

To listen to more of Ed Sheeran, you can purchase a CD here. And to check out his tour, you can buy concert tickets here.

PRODUCT REVIEW: The Music Box – November

the music box featAnother month means another glorious Music Box to rant and rave about. This month was a bit different from last. I received less, but the quality was just the same, if not better. You can read about all the goodies I got after the jump.

To subscribe to the Music Box, for only $10 per month, click here. Also, another cool thing they have started doing is offering what they call The Music Envelope. Instead of receiving a box each month filled with CDs, stickers, wristbands, etc., you will receive a 10-14 song compilation CD that includes songs from featured bands and musicians. The Music Envelope is only $5 per month and to subscribe, click here.

You can read the previous Music Box review here.

WATCH: Beyoncé, “Haunted”

beyonce2Beyoncé has released the music video for her song, “Haunted”. This song came from her Beyoncé album, which was dropped as a surprise to listeners last year.

There is a delay in the video before the music actually begins. The style of the video and style of the song has often been compared to Madonna’s music by other critics. What do you think of the song and video?

For more of Beyoncé’s music, you can purchase a CD here or here. Concert tickets are currently unavailable after she concluded her “On The Run” tour.

From Autumn To Ashes Announce Reunion

From-Autumn-To-AshesFrom Autumn To Ashes is reuniting again next June at Amnesia Rockfest in Canada. The group has been on hiatus since 2008, and has not performed together since then.

The group had five studio album releases between 2001 and 2008. It has yet to be reported if the group will perform any new music. The Amnesia Rockfest date in June has been the only event announced so far, but here is what the metalcore band had to say about the reunion:

STREAM: Enter Shikari, “Never Let Go Of The Microscope”

Enter - Shikari - promoEnter Shikari has released a new song called “Never Let Go Of The Microscope”.  You can stream it below.

The song comes off of their fourth full-length album, The Mindsweep. The album will be available on January 19th.

To hear more from the band, buy concert tickets here or purchase a CD here.

Michael Clifford Gets Slammed By Abigail Breslin in “You Suck”

After a sour break-up with 5 Second Of Summer’s Michael Clifford, Abigail Breslin started her music career with a song aptly titled, “You Suck.” There is no denying who the song is about with lines like, “I just wanted you to know all your bandmates are hotter than you.” and “You’re a dumbass, bleaching your hair, I hope it all falls out.” The song has a very punk-pop feel and though it’s lyrics are fairly juvenile, the 17 year old former child star sure got the message across.

Watch the music video after the jump. Let us know what you think about the song and how she decided to expose her pain. Could she become the new Taylor Swift?

The Summer Set Announce ‘Legendary’ Deluxe Edition Release

Yesterday, over a year after The Summer Set released their third studio album, Legendary, they announced a rerelease of the album. The 17-track deluxe edition album will feature multiple B-sides and an alternate version of Lightning in a Bottle.” Legendary Deluxe Edition will be released on December 2 via Fearless Records. See full track list after the jump.

You can purchase a CD or buy concert tickets here.

WATCH: Tonight Alive Perform “The Other Side” In Full

Tonight Alive - PromoAustralian pop-rock stalwarts Tonight Alive performed their hit 2013 record The Other Side in its entirety yesterday at The Koko in London. One amazing fan was kind enough to record the entire show and upload it to YouTube, which you can watch for yourself after the jump.

To hear more of Tonight Alive’s music, you can purchase a CD here.

If you want to catch them on the remaining dates of their UK tour, you can buy concert tickets here.

WATCH: The Word Alive “The Runaway”

The Word AliveThe Word Alive has premiered the music video for the song, “The Runaway”. Frontman, Tyler “Telle” Smith released a statement about the video as it contains various clips on how the band got involved with music. You can watch the video and read the statement after the jump.

The track is off the band’s latest album, Real. 

For more from the band, purchase a CD here or buy concert tickets here

STREAM: Tegan And Sara “Walking With A Ghost” Manila Killa Remix

teganandsara-collarsSMTegan and Sara have released a remix of their song, “Walking In A Ghost”, by Manila Killa. The track comes off the album, So Jealous X, which will be released on December 23rd. Stream the song after the jump.

So Jealous X will feature unreleased song, b-sides, remixes and covers in honor of the ten year anniversary of their fourth album, So Jealous. 

Fans can purchase a CD here or buy concert tickets here.

Billie Joe Armstrong Teases Green Day Return

Green DayFans were not satisfied when hoping for a return from popular Rock group Green Day this past year to celebrate an anniversary, but hopes may not have dwindled. Billie Joe posted an image and description on Instagram that teases the group’s return in 2015.

Here is the uploaded picture:

WATCH: The Gaslight Anthem, “1,000 Years”

gaslight anthemThe Gaslight Anthem have released a new music video for “1,000 Years”. The video features footage of the group performing live in concert.

“1,000 Years” is off of The Gaslight Anthem’s Get Hurt album. To listen to more you can purchase a CD here or buy concert tickets here.

WATCH: Manchester Orchestra, “The Ocean”

5-26 ManchesterManchester Orchestra have released a music video for their song “The Ocean”. The video was exclusively unveiled on TeamCoCo.com on November 24.

The subject of the music video is footage of world-record breaking deep sea diver William Trubridge. The video features a slow-motion capturing of his swimming techniques and capabilities.

“The Ocean” will be a part of the group’s upcoming album HOPE, a variation of the band’s recent release COPE. To listen to more of Manchester Orchestra, you can purchase a CD here or buy concert tickets here.

WATCH: PVRIS “Eyelids” Video

PVRISPVRIS has released another Empty Room Session video for their song “Eyelids.” The track comes off their debut album, White Noise, which was released earlier this month on November 4. You can check out the video for “Eyelids” below!

If you want to listen to more music from PVRIS, you can purchase a CD here.

If you want to catch them on tour, you can buy concert tickets here.

Front Porch Step Announces North American Tour

front porch stepFront Porch Step has announced a North American tour for February and March 2015. He will be touring in support of his upcoming EP, Whole Again, which comes out  on December 2 via Pure Noise Records. Have Mercy, Alcoa and Head North will be joining as support for the entire tour, while Brigades and Hotel Books will be the special guests on specific dates. You can check out the dates, locations and poster below!

If you want to listen to music from Front Porch Step, you can purchase a CD here.

If you want to catch him on tour, you can buy concert tickets here.

Mark Hoppus Bringing Back Podcast

mark-hoppus-midem-650pxYesterday, Mark Hoppus of Blink-182 and +44, announced that he would be bringing back his podcast.

The podcast, Hi My Name Is Mark, hasn’t been on the air since 2009. Hoppus didn’t say when the podcast would start up again.

Meanwhile, Blink-182 recently announced that they found a partner to help release their newest album. +44 on the other hand, hasn’t released any new content since their debut album came out in 2006.

To listen to more of these bands, you can purchase a CD here. And to see if they’re on tour, you can buy concert tickets here.

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