Magazine 291.2 Green Day (10/12) #15984
IN THE RAG
For close to 30 years, Americaâ€™s favorite punk-rock trio have sold millions of records and concert tickets, jumpstarted a war on political apathy and had a ton of fun the whole time. So what do you do when youâ€™ve hit 40, got money in the bank and have kids to raise? If your answer wasnâ€™t â€œstay in a studio and hammer out three albumsâ€™ worth of reaffirming rock,â€ then itâ€™s obvious you know nothing about Green Dayâ€¦
NOISE ON THE SIDE
Itâ€™s that time of the year for AP to celebrate the latest in some of your favorite bandsâ€™ side projects. Check out the new outlets for members of PIERCE THE VEIL, SAY ANYTHING, EISLEY, NEW FOUND GLORY, ALKALINE TRIO, RISE AGAINST, DASHBOARD CONFESSIONAL and FAKE PROBLEMS, and watch your playlists get even more awesome.
BLOOD ON THE DANCE FLOOR
At this summerâ€™s Warped Tour, the electronic shock-pop duo made new fans and friends while working up the frothy hate of faceless internet quarterbacks. And theyâ€™re just getting started.
The men of Circa learned that when they chose to become completely autonomous from the music industryâ€™s standards and practices, they took on a whole lot of workâ€”and greater satisfaction.
MEMPHIS MAY FIRE
Plagued by middling sales, label apathy and a rotating lineup, it seemed like this metalcore unit were completely over. Factor in one charismatic frontman and a sympathetic label, and their game was changed, big time.
OP-ED: THE STORY SO FAR bassist KELEN CAPENER
THE AP POLL
Featuring advice and inside information from MISS MAY I, NOFX, LIKE MOTHS TO FLAMES and more.
THE AP CATALOG
Dear politicians: Socialism will never catch on in America because, well, people like to own stuff.
AP RECOMMENDS SET IT OFF, JUST LIKE VINYL, TOY and more.
The AP Record Store is prepped with new tunes from GO RADIO, TITLE FIGHT, BLAQK AUDIO, AMANDA PALMER, GALLOWS, THE AMITY AFFLICTION, BEN FOLDS FIVE, TWO GALLANTS, MURDER BY DEATH, BAND OF HORSES, HANDGUNS, PAPER ROUTE, AS I LAY DYING, DINOSAUR JR and more.
10 ESSENTIAL PARENTHETICAL ROCK SONGS
Do you believe in the power of the parentheses? These 10 bands do.
AND ANOTHER THINGâ€¦ Donâ€™t forget to swing by ALTPRESS.COM/FEATURES to check out additional content for the stories in this issue, plus loads of other exclusive interviews, photo galleries and streaming music.
- Circa Survive
- Set It Off
- Title Fight
- Go Radio
- Blaqk Audio