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New Teaser Gives Four Year Strong Fans Brain Pains

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New Teaser Gives Four Year Strong Fans Brain Pains

It’s been a silent couple of years for Four Year Strong fans, but it seems the wait is over. Early today, Rock Sound published a photo on Facebook of a skrim at UNIFY Gathering Festival that reads: “FOUR YEAR STRONG, BRAIN PAIN.  NEW ALBUM OUT FEBUARY 28, 2020.” The skrim also contains graphic imagery that can be assumed to be album art. courtesy Wall Of Sound's Facebook page If this is any basis to go off of (and it probably is), that means we’ll have our first full-length Four Year Strong album in half a decade and it will be titled...

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The History Of Sophomore Slump

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The History Of Sophomore Slump

So we all know & love Sophomore Slump Fest, but do we know how far its come just over the past few years? Let’s take a walk down memory lane.   SSF 2016 Man, 2016 feels like it was just yesterday. Were you there for the birth of Sophomore Slump 3 years ago? We had the legendary Swedish rockers, Abandoned By Bears, the ever-so-addicting pop punk group, Knockout Kid, and Cincinnati’s favorite, Settle Your Scores to headline the “grand opening.” The supporting acts hailed mainly from the Midwest or locally as a matter of convenience & efficiency for the first...

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Local Music Scene: Philly/NJ

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Local Music Scene: Philly/NJ

Hello fellow music lovers or person who accidentally clicked on this— What’s up? Let’s discuss a few of my favorite Philly/New Jersey based bands for a moment. Why? Don't you live in Massachusetts, Deirdre? Are you a poser? Perhaps, I am, italicized font. Although, I immensely appreciate New England’s music scene (I’m sure I’ll share my thoughts in the future), I went to college in Manhattan, so I have a few friends from the Jersey area. Considering the fact our common interests revolve mostly around attending live shows, I’ll find myself venturing to Jersey once every few months if a tour run...

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