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WATCH: SWISS ARMY CHEAT DEATH IN "1000 PARDONS" VIDEO -- OR DO THEY? Posted 12 Apr 2018

Only 2 more weeks remain until SWISS ARMY drop their debut full-length album 'Paris Mountain' on the masses! This week, we partnered up with New Noise Magazine to bring you a brand new music video for the band's next single, "1000 pardons"! Check it out below:

Swiss Army - 1000 Pardons


'Paris Mountain' is due out on 04.27.18! It will be available on limied edition random-colored vinyl, OR subscribers to the 2018 Record Club can expect an exclusive "coke bottle clear" variant limited to 150! Pre-order your copy by clicking the image below!

Upcoming SWISS ARMY tour dates:

4/27 – Elyria OH @ Blank Slate (Ed Fest)
4/28 – Pittsburgh, PA @ The Smiling Moose (Paris Mountain Release Show!)
5/04 – Akron, OH @ Kling Thing!
5/05 – Columbus, OH @ The Dollhouse
5/11 – Detroit, MI @ Hamtramck Korner Bar
5/12 – Buffalo, NY @ Sugar City

WATCH: LAWN CARE CLIMB THE SCHOVILLE SCALE IN NEW VIDEO "RUST BELT" Posted 04 Apr 2018

The spicy boys in LAWN CARE are back this week with a new video for their song "Rust Belt" from their sophomore release 'Replacement Therapy' released last summer!

In the new video, they put their taste buds to the test lathering up wings from our favorite local snack spot, Spak Bros. using hot sauces varying on different levels of the schoville scale! Do they have what it takes to climb to the top?! Find out below:

Lawn Care - Rust Belt


Order your copy of 'Replacement Therapy' on limited edition colored vinyl today!

Tracklisting:
1. Hard To Change
2. Regret Accountant
3. Farmers Tan
4. Rust Belt
5. Four Day Weekend
6. Biddy Lounge Song
7. Disarming Smile
8. If You Die In The Summer, You Die In Real Life
9. Excelsior
10. Mister Sunshine
11. I Guess This Is Goodbye
12. Replacement Therapy

OUT NOW! SPANISH LOVE SONGS - SCHMALTZ Posted 30 Mar 2018

The day has finally arrived! The new full-length A-F debut by SPANISH LOVE SONGS, 'Schmaltz' is here!

Praises for the new blisteringly honest album by Spanish Love Songs have been extremely positive, and we're excited to finally be able to deliver it to the rest of the world!

"Schmaltz will almost certainly find its way into the hearts of many Punknews readers. I haven't been able to turn it off yet." -Punknews.org -- 4/5

"I defy you not to find yourself listening to the whole thing once you’ve dropped the needle or hit play." -The Punk Site

"Spanish Love Songs have created a painfully relatable and cathartic release." -The Prelude Press

"If all is right with the world, ‘Schmaltz’ should be seen as the punk record of 2018. It’s an unbelievable heartfelt and addictive album, one that grows with every listen. 5/5" -Already Heard

'Schmaltz' is available to order here at A-F Records, and through Uncle M Music for our European friends! Order your limited edition half & half blue/white vinyl HERE:

'Schmaltz' is also available to stream in full across all digital platforms including SPOTIFY, APPLE MUSIC, & BANDCAMP! Be sure to check in with Spanish Love Songs today and congratulate them on their Release Day, and let them know what you think of 'Schmaltz'!

Join Spanish Love Songs on Twitter | Instagram | Facebook


-Welcome to the family, Spanish Love Songs!-



STREAM: SWISS ARMY UNLEASH NEW TRACK "LOVED ONES" Posted 29 Mar 2018

Our friends over at TheBadCopy.com are streaming a brand new SWISS ARMY track for you today!

"Loved Ones" is the opening track to Swiss Army's forthcoming full-length 'Paris Mountain'. Here's what frontman/guitarist, Brandon Lehman had to say about the track:

“An incredible thing happened. Love rekindled in an amazing way. This was either exciting or dreadful, I wasn’t sure yet. Whatever it was, it seemed out of our control. Also, there’s a guitar solo.”

You can check out "Loved Ones" by clicking HERE to visit the premiere!

If you're pumped on what you hear, order a copy of 'Paris Mountain' (out 04.27.18!) on limited edition random color vinyl HERE...

OR be one of the last of the 1 out of 150 subscribers to the 2018 Record Club to get your hands on an exclusive "coke bottle clear" variant! Click HERE to subscribe, or on the image below!

WATCH "Paris Mountain" by Swiss Army:


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WATCH: SPANISH LOVE SONGS SLICE UP A NEW VIDEO -- BELLYACHE! Posted 21 Mar 2018

The SPANISH LOVE SONGS gang are back once again with another brand new music video for their song "Bellyache"! The song serves as the third single released from the upcoming album 'Schmaltz' due out on 03.30.18! Check out the new video below and see why we were so nervous watching it for the first time:

Spanish Love Songs - Bellyache


Pre-Order your copy of 'Schmaltz' today by clicking HERE!

Tracklisting:
1. Nuevo
2. Sequels, Remakes, & Adaptations
3. Bellyache
4. Buffalo Buffalo
5. Otis/Carl
6. The Boy Considers His Haircut
7. El Niño Considers His Failures
8. Joana, In Five Acts
9. Beer & NyQuil (Hold It Together)
10. It's Not Interesting
11. Aloha To No One

Tour Dates:
04/11 - Las Vegas, NV - Evel Pie
04/12 - Denver, CO - Streets Of London
04/13 - Kansas City, MO - The Rino
04/14 - Chicago, IL - Downstairs (At Sub-T)
04/15 - Kalamazoo, MI - Shakespeare's Pub
04/16 - Cleveland, OH - Now That's Class
04/17 - Pittsburgh, PA - Cattivo
04/18 - Toronto, ON - Baby G
04/19 - Montreal, QC - L'esco
04/20 - Philadelphia, PA - Kung Fu Necktie
04/21 - Brooklyn, NY - Cellar Lounge
04/22 - Boston, MA - O'Brien's Pub
04/25 - Koln, DE - Stereo Wonderland
04/26 - Breda, NL - Claiming The Crown
04/27 - Munster, DE - Uncle M Fest
04/28 - Berlin, DE - Cassiopeia
04/29 - Braunschweig, DE - B58
04/30 - Hamburg, DE - Gangeviertel
05/01 - Prague, CZ - Rock Cafe
05/02 - Wiener Neustadt, AT - Triebwerk
05/03 - Burghausen, DE - Mathilda
05/04 - Montecchio, IT - La Mesa
05/05 - Zurich, CH - Obenuse Fest
05/06 - Koblenz, DE - Circus Maximus
05/07 - Bochum, DE - Rotunde
05/08 - Antwerp, BE - Boukenborgh
05/10 - Lancaster, PA - Lizard Lounge
05/11 - Washington, DC - The Pinch
05/12 - Charlotte, NC - Lunchbox Records
05/13 - Atlanta, GA - Masquerade
05/15 - Austin, TX - The Mohawk
05/16 - Dallas, TX - Three Links
05/18 - Phoenix, AZ - The Rebel Lounge
05/19 - San Diego, CA - La Escalera Fest
05/20 - Tijuana, MX - La Escalera Fest

WATCH: THE HOMELESS GOSPEL CHOIR - 1983 Posted 19 Mar 2018

This week, THE HOMELESS GOSPEL CHOIR is back with a brand new music video for "1983" off of his most recent release, Check it out below:

The Homeless Gospel Choir - 1983

THGC a.k.a. Derek Zanetti, is set to go out on the road with punk rock troubadour, Frank Turner, starting next month in the U.K. & Ireland on the initial leg of the "Be More Kind" World Tour! Tickets for these shows are selling out FAST, so be sure to get yours while you can at THEHOMELESSGOSPELCHOIR.com!

U.K & IRELAND DATES w/ Frank Turner & Arkells:

04/13 - Manchester Academy - Manchester, UK
04/15 - The Academy - Dublin, Ireland
04/16 - The Academy - Dublin, Ireland
04/18 - The Limelight 1 - Belfast, UK
04/20 - The Garage Aberdeen - Aberdeen, UK
04/21 - The Liquid Room - Edinburgh, UK
04/22 - O2 Academy Newcastle - Newcastle, UK
04/24 - O2 Academy Sheffield - Sheffield, UK
04/25 - O2 Academy Liverpool - Liverpool, UK
04/27 - O2 Academy Bristol - Bristol, UK
04/28 - Great Hall - Exeter, UK
04/30 - Cambridge Corn Exchange - Cambridge, UK
05/01 - O2 Guildhall Southampton - Southampton, UK
05/02 - Southend Cliffs Pavilion - Westcliff-on-Sea, UK
05/04 - O2 Academy Leicester - Leicester, UK
05/05 - O2 Academy Oxford - Oxford, UK
05/08 - Hull City Hall - Hull, UK
05/09 - Norwich UEA - Norwich, UK
05/11 - Roundhouse - London, UK

They'll be covering ground all over North America as well, with Lucero, and The Menzingers! Find all dates listed below:

THE HOMELESS GOSPEL CHOIR on tour with Frank Turner:

05.31 - DETROIT, MI - THE FILLMORE
06.01 - PITTSBURGH, PA - STAGE AE
06.02 - COLUMBUS, OH - EXPRESS LIVE
06.03 - BALTIMORE, MD - PIER SIX PAVILION
06.05 - PHILADELPHIA, PA - THE FILLMORE
06.06 - NEW YORK, NY - PLAYSTATION THEATER
06.08 - CHARLOTTE, NC - THE FILLMORE
06.09 - ATLANTA, GA - THE TABERNACLE
06.10 - ORLANDO, FL - HOUSE OF BLUES
06.12 - DALLAS, TX - HOUSE OF BLUES
06.13 - AUSTIN, TX - STUBB'S
06.15 - PHOENIX, AZ - VAN BUREN
06.16 - LOS ANGELES, CA - HOLLYWOOD PALLADIUM
06.17 - SAN FRANCISCO, CA - WARFIELD THEATRE
06.19 - SALT LAKE CITY, UT - THE COMPLEX
06.21 - KANSAS CITY, MO - THE TRUMAN
06.22 - MINNEAPOLIS, MN - MYTH
06.23 - CHICAGO, IL - ARAGON BALLROOM
06.24 - CLEVELAND, OH - HOUSE OF BLUES

Order THE HOMELESS GOSPEL CHOIR - PRESENTS: NORMAL today!
Click the image below!

WATCH: SWISS ARMY DEBUT TITLE TRACK VIDEO FOR 'PARIS MOUNTAIN' Posted 16 Mar 2018

Local Pittsburgh natives, SWISS ARMY, make their triumphant return this year with a brand new full-length album 'Paris Mountain'! Along with the album, they are streaming a new video for the title track! Check out the video below, and make sure to pre-order your copy of 'Paris Mountain' HERE!

Swiss Army - Paris Mountain


There are now less than 30 subscriptions left for the 2018 Record Club! Members of the Club will be receiving a special "coke bottle clear" variant of 'Paris Mountain' Subscribe HERE for your chance at 1 in 150!

STREAM: NEW SPANISH LOVE SONGS TRACK - "BELLYACHE" Posted 09 Mar 2018

SPANISH LOVE SONGS have just released their new song "Bellyache," streaming now on Spotify and across all digital platforms. "Bellyache" comes off of the band's new album 'Schmaltz', set to be released on March 30th on A-F Records (US) and Uncle M Records (UK/Europe).

This is the third single released from 'Schmaltz'. Spanish Love Songs have also released "Joana, In Five Acts" with a music video on Substream, who called the new record "some of the most beautiful and personal storytelling to come from the genre." They've also recently released "Beer & Nyquil (Hold It Together)" alongside a feature with New Noise where singer Dylan Slocum told a story about how the 2016 election and a European tour combined to change the band's future.

SPANISH LOVE SONGS - SCHMALTZ

OUT 03.30.18 - Click image below to pre-order!

Tracklisting
1. Nuevo
2. Sequels, Remakes, and Adaptions
3. Bellyache
4. Buffalo Buffalo
5. Otis-Carl
6. The Boy Considers His Haircut
7. El Niño Considers His Failures
8. Joana, In Five Acts
9. Beer & Nyquil (Hold It Together)
10. It's Not Interesting
11. Aloha To No One

Tour Dates:
03/16 - Costa Mesa, CA - Musink Fest
04/11 - Las Vegas, NV - Evel Pie
04/12 - Denver, CO - Streets Of London
04/13 - Kansas City, MO - The Rino
04/14 - Chicago, IL - Downstairs (At Sub-T)
04/15 - Kalamazoo, MI - Shakespeare's Pub
04/16 - Cleveland, OH - Now That's Class
04/17 - Pittsburgh, PA - Cattivo
04/18 - Toronto, ON - Baby G
04/19 - Montreal, QC - L'esco
04/20 - Philadelphia, PA - Kung Fu Necktie
04/21 - Brooklyn, NY - Cellar Lounge
04/22 - Boston, MA - O'Brien's Pub
04/25 - Koln, DE - Stereo Wonderland
04/26 - Breda, NL - Claiming The Crown
04/27 - Munster, DE - Uncle M Fest
04/28 - Berlin, DE - Cassiopeia
04/29 - Braunschweig, DE - B58
04/30 - Hamburg, DE - Gangeviertel
05/01 - Prague, CZ - Rock Cafe
05/02 - Wiener Neustadt, AT - Triebwerk
05/03 - Burghausen, DE - Mathilda
05/04 - Montecchio, IT - La Mesa
05/05 - Zurich, CH - Obenuse Fest
05/06 - Koblenz, DE - Circus Maximus
05/07 - Bochum, DE - Rotunde
05/08 - Antwerp, BE - Boukenborgh
05/10 - Lancaster, PA - Lizard Lounge
05/11 - Washington, DC - The Pinch
05/12 - Charlotte, NC - Lunchbox Records
05/13 - Atlanta, GA - Masquerade
05/15 - Austin, TX - The Mohawk
05/16 - Dallas, TX - Three Links
05/18 - Phoenix, AZ - The Rebel Lounge
05/19 - San Diego, CA - La Escalera Fest
05/20 - Tijuana, MX - La Escalera Fest

MIKE FRAZIER ANNOUNCES SOLO TOUR DATES Posted 06 Mar 2018

Mike Frazier is hitting the road again before he and The Dying Wild make their way to Pouzza Fest 8! You can catch him on the road later this month playing solo shows alongside Nathan Perry, Avery Mandeville, and Marigold! Check out the dates below!

Tour Dates:

3/27 Pittsburgh, PA @ Black Forge Coffee
3/28 Columbus, OH @ Donatos Basement
3/29 Chicago, IL @ Quenchers
3/31 St. Louis, MO @ San Loo
4/2 Sioux City, IA @ Whiskey Dicks*
4/5 Fort Smith, @ Core Pub*
4/6 Tulsa, OK @ TBD*
4/7 Fayetteville, AR @ Dickson St Pub*
4/8 Denton, TX @ Killer Tacos*
4/11 Austin, TX @ The Sidewinder*
4/12 Little Rock, AR @ Vino's*
4/15 Boone, NC @ The Burrow
4/20 Harrisonburg, VA @ The Golden Pony^
4/21 Charlottesville, VA @ Tea Bazzar^
4/23 Charleston, SC @ Kingdom^
4/24 Atlanta, GA @ Redlight Cafe^
4/25 Florence, AL @ Southern Trash^
4/26 Nashville, TN @ Phat Bites^
4/27 Nashville, TN @ Cafe Coco^

* with Nathan Perry

^ with Avery Mandeville and Marigold

Mike Frazier and The Dying Wild released their A-F debut full-length 'Elegy' last November! Stream/order it below:


WATCH: DAY JOBS KICK SMOKING TO THE CURB! Posted 02 Mar 2018

The guys in DAY JOBS are back this week with a brand new video for their song "Down To The Filter" from their "Self-Titled" EP - Out NOW! The video was directed by our good friends at Turnstyle Films!

To be honest, smoking sucks! But it gets so much worse when a giant walking cigarette steals your girl, and crushes you in a game of dodgeball!

Watch "Down To The Filter" below to find out if Day Jobs prevail!

Order their "Self-Titled" EP on vinyl HERE!

Day Jobs - "Self-Titled" EP - OUT NOW!

Tracklisting:
1. Quit Your Day Jobs
2. Down To The Filter
3. Calendar Year
4. Riley Raisin Mac Davis

SWISS ARMY ANNOUNCE NEW ALBUM 'PARIS MOUNTAIN' Posted 02 Mar 2018

We are excited to announce that SWISS ARMY are back with a brand new full-length album, 'Paris Mountain'!


This will be SA's FIRST full-length and release since their self-titled EP debuted in June of 2016! Guitarist and frontman, Brandon Lehman offers an intro to 'Paris Mountain' below:

"Paris Mountain is a real place from my childhood. Symbolically it stands as an obstacle, or maybe for some, a goal of wealth, class, opportunity. [It is] a collection of stories about love, growth, privilege, terror, told through honest lyrics and the loudest guitars possible."

'Paris Mountain' is out 04.27.18 on A-F Records, and also serves as the next release in the 2018 Record Club! Pre-order your copy HERE today!

Tracklisting:
1. Loved Ones
2. 1,000 Pardons
3. Paris Mountain
4. The Day The Sky Came Down
5. Do You Have Any Soul At All?
6. Black Cocoon
7. Privilege Is
8. War on Love
9. Ghost House
10. Landmarks

2018 RECORD CLUB - SUBSCRIBE TODAY! Posted 01 Mar 2018

Today we are excited to launch our annual subscription to the A-F Records 2018 Record Club!

Every year, we open subscriptions up to 150 people that includes everything from early access to digital downloads, exclusively colored vinyl variants for each release throughout the year, and more! This year, we're excited to bring a few new items to the Club, as well as a few new SHIPPING options for US and INT'L subscribers! Check out some of the details below:

•Subscribers will receive TEN exclusively colored LPs (Including Anti-Flag Live Vol. 2!), ONE 7-inch vinyl, and a guaranteed TEST pressing!
•New exclusive Record Club item: Vinyl Brush!
•Receive all release digital downloads a week early! (Unless otherwise permitted)
•Subscribers have access to exclusive Facebook community!
-VOTE on vinyl colors/patterns/artwork for each release!
-Song Trading!
-First to know about special promos & releases!
•ALL subscribers will be listed in the Thank You section of an Anti-Flag LP!
•New SHIPPING options this year for both US and INT'L subscribers!
•Subscription runs until Spring 2019 spanning one calendar year!

We hope that you're as excited as we are this year for the Record Club! Existing subscribers of last year's Club have already had a few days head start to subscribing this year, so make sure you hurry to get your subscription in for 2018 while they're still available!