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15 Albums That Turned 15 This Year (Part 1 of 2)

1.) Piebald- If It Weren’t For Venetian Blinds, It Would Be Curtains For Us All

The odd time signatures and creative song compositions that characterize this album make it one of the more memorable, compelling releases from the late 90’s emo era. 1,196 more words

Matt Pryor announces live album

The Get Up Kids frontman Matt Pryor will be releasing his live album “Nine Forty Live” on December 9 through Rory Records, a division of  148 more words


Moose Blood - I'll Keep You In Mind, From Time To Time

I’m not going to get all hipster on you and claim that I’ve been bigging up MOOSE BLOOD for years, I’ve just been put onto this band by a few mates because their debut album is, so they say, on the money. 321 more words


First the Heart

I was spending time with Aiden and savoring each moment I had with him. I was sick, my energy teetering most of the time but, between his smile and hearing Tawny’s voice, I constituted enough resolve make his time worthwhile. 838 more words


15 Years Later: The Get Up Kids "Something to Write Home About"

The Get Up Kids was part of the Midwestern “second-wave” emo scene in the mid 1990s with bands like Braid and The Promise Ring.  The band formed in Kansas City, MO and was made up of Matt Pryor, Ryan Pope, Rob Pope, Jim Suptic, and later James Dewees. 725 more words