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Ridgemont | Colder Days

For some, colder days in Boston mean more whiskey, more isolation, and a time to reflect and mostly be pissed off.
Mindless (2011)
By ALI DONOHUE  |  December 16, 2011

Various Artists | Are You With the Band?

With this new comp, Lauren Denitzio — former vocalist/guitarist of New Brunswick pop-punk outfit the Measure — has collected tracks by 17 of the best current underground female-fronted pop punk bands.
Paper + Plastick (2011)
By LIZ PELLY  |  October 21, 2011

Squarehead | Yeah Nothing

Amidst Dublin's vibrant musical underground of DIY labels like Popical Island and Richter Collective, this debut long-player by surf-pop trio Squarehead is one of the city's most anticipated 2011 indie releases.
Richter Collective (2011)
By LIZ PELLY  |  September 16, 2011

Saves the Day | Daybreak

After 14 years and six studio albums, Jersey pop-punk quartet Saves the Day return with a seventh serving of nasal-y hyper-introspective power-emo.
Razor + Tie (2011)
By LIZ PELLY  |  September 09, 2011
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Male Bonding | Endless Now

The trio's punk roots still play out via tight, punchy percussion, but it's the huge guitars and dreamy vocals that are most upfront.
Sub Pop (2011)
By LIZ PELLY  |  August 26, 2011

Second that emotion

For fanboys of a certain, oh, let's call it a distinguished temporal status, it was the emo-nerd equivalent of leaked footage from a new Star Wars installment showing up online: last August, the long-pined-for defunct Florida band Further Seems Forever r
Chris Carrabba revisits Further Seems Forever
By LUKE O'NEIL  |  April 29, 2011