Magazine 292.2 All Time Low (11/12) #16378
IN THE RAG
74 ALL TIME LOW
AP’s favorite potty-mouthed pop-punks had a less than stellar experience during their dalliance with the major-label system. But where lesser bands would’ve panicked or broken up, ATL stepped up their game, completely rejuvenated and wielding a renewed outlook toward their craft and their place in the scene. The only things missing? Maybe a couple of dick jokes…
46 PLEASED TO BEAT YOU: AP’S DRUMMER SPECIAL
What do the drummers of FALLING IN REVERSE, THE WORD ALIVE, MISS MAY I and THE GHOST INSIDE have in common? They—along with five more people—are our favorite bashers of 2012. See if your favorite stickman (or woman) made the cut!
60 DEADMAU5 VS GERARD WAY
Following the success of their “Professional Griefers” collaboration, the fearless wiseguy of the electronic dance music realm and the My Chemical Romance frontman crack wise, tell stories and drop dimes on their respective scenes.
64 SEAN MACKIN
In this exclusive interview, the Yellowcard violinist talks openly about living with the thyroid cancer he was diagnosed with late last year, dealing with it on tour and finding hope in family, friends and music.
66 BETWEEN THE BURIED AND ME
Imagine a moshpit started by Neil Armstrong, Carl Sagan, Issac Aismov and Ray Bradbury. Now guess who they’d be listening to.
68 HOSTAGE CALM
This Connecticut punk band write songs from the heart, not from the wallet.
The electronic-tinged pop-rockers may have slimmed down to a duo, but their intentions remain as huge as ever.
14 OP-ED: MINUS THE BEAR frontman JAKE SNIDER
16 THE AP POLL
18 NEW RELEASES
Featuring advice and inside information from GLASS CLOUD, MURDER BY DEATH, AUGUST BURNS RED and more.
32 THE AP CATALOG
Dear politicians: Socialism will never catch on in America because, well, people like to own stuff.
40 AP RECOMMENDSTITUS ANDRONICUS, HANDGUNS, YOUNG GUNS and more.
The AP Record Store has plenty of tunes to soundtrack your Halloween party, including new albums from FURTHER SEEMS FOREVER, COHEED AND CAMBRIA, BEN GIBBARD, ANBERLIN, BAD BOOKS, P.O.S., PARKWAY DRIVE, TEXAS IN JULY, TOUCHÉ AMORÉ, CONVERGE, SHINY TOY GUNS, MATT AND KIM, THE ACACIA STRAIN, PINBACK and more.
96 10 ESSENTIAL TKTK
AND ANOTHER THING…Don’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.
- Between the Buried and Me
- Hostage Calm
- Falling in Reverse
- The Word Alive
- Miss May I
- Touche Amore