My Chemical Romance, Smashing Pumpkins, Run The Jewels, Etc. Set For 2021 Riot Fest

Riot Fest will not be taking place this year due to the coronavirus pandemic. However, the event will be returning to Douglas Park in Chicago, IL on September 16-19, 2021. Here’s the initial lineup: My Chemical Romance, Smashing Pumpkins, Run The Jewels, Pixies, Coheed And Cambria, Taking Back Sunday, Sublime With Rome, Dirty Heads, Lupe Fiasco (performing “The Cool“), Vic Mensa, The All-American Rejects, New Found Glory, Simple Plan, Gogol Bordello, Circle Jerks, Thrice, Circa Survive, K.Flay, Toots And The Maytals, Jawbox, Les Savy Fav, Best Coast, Bayside, L7, Meg Myers, Pup, Mayday Parade, Fever 333, Living Colour, Big Freedia, SWMRS, Beach Bunny, Alex G, Thursday, Saves The Day, Don Broco, Joywave, Hepcat, Fishbone, Boston Manor, The Sounds, White Lung, Kennyhoopla, Beach Goons, Meet Me @ The Altar, Radkey, Holy Fawn, and Chubby And The Gang.

Chain Fest Rescheduled For 2021

This year’s Chain Fest has been postponed once again due to the coronavirus pandemic. The event will now take place at FivePoint Amphitheatre in Irvine, CA on May 29, 2021. The previously announced lineup includes: Jimmy Eat World, Taking Back Sunday, Circa Survive (performing “Blue Sky Noise” set), Saves The Day (performing “Through Being Cool” set), Anberlin, Glassjaw (performing “Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Silence” set), Cartel (performing “Chroma” set), and Acceptance.

2020 Chain Fest Rescheduled For October

The 2020 Chain Fest has been postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. The event will now take place at FivePoint Amphitheatre in Irvine, CA on October 17. The previously announced lineup includes: Jimmy Eat World, Taking Back Sunday, Circa Survive (performing “Blue Sky Noise” set), Saves The Day (performing “Through Being Cool” set), Anberlin, Glassjaw (performing “Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Silence” set), Cartel (performing “Chroma” set), and Acceptance.

Jimmy Eat World, Taking Back Sunday, Circa Survive, Etc. Set For 2020 Chain Fest

The lineup has been revealed for the 2020 Chain Fest. The event will take place at FivePoint Amphitheatre in Irvine, CA on May 23 and it will feature: Jimmy Eat World, Taking Back Sunday, Circa Survive (performing “Blue Sky Noise” set), Saves The Day (performing “Through Being Cool” set), Anberlin, Glassjaw (performing “Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Silence” set), Cartel (performing “Chroma” set), and Acceptance.

Thrice, Power Trip, Etc. Added To Coheed And Cambria’s “S.S. Neverender” Cruise

More bands have been added to Coheed And Cambria’s “S.S. Neverender” cruise. The event, which will take place aboard the Norwegian Pearl, will sail from Miami, FL to Nassau, Bahamas on October 26-30 and it will now feature: Coheed And Cambria, Taking Back Sunday, Thrice, The Dear Hunter, Power Trip, Polyphia, Thank You Scientist, Sheer Mag, Culture Abuse, Torche, Fire Deuce, Weerd Science, Three, Radkey, Hail The Sun, Peelander Z, and Graham Elliot. An Emo Nite event is also being planned.

Coheed And Cambria Announce “S.S. Neverender” Cruise

Coheed And Cambria have announced that they will be launching their “S.S. Neverender” cruise in 2020. The event will take place aboard the Norwegian Pearl, which will sail from Miami, FL to Nassau, Bahamas on October 26-30. In addition to Coheed And Cambria, the cruise will also feature: Taking Back Sunday, The Dear Hunter, Polyphia, Thank You Scientist, Culture Abuse, Torche, Three, Fire Deuce, and Weerd Science. An Emo Nite event is also being planned.

Taking Back Sunday’s “Tell All Your Friends” To Receive New Vinyl Pressing

Taking Back Sunday‘s 2002 album “Tell All Your Friends” will be receiving a new vinyl pressing on October 4 via Craft Recordings. The effort has been remastered and it will be available on iridescent color-morphing green (limited to 1,000) and black vinyl. Pre-orders can be found HERE.

Ex-Taking Back Sunday Bassist Matt Rubano Has Been Performing With Glassjaw During Their Recent Shows

Ex-Taking Back Sunday bassist Matt Rubano has been performing with Glassjaw during their recent shows. You can see footage of him in action with the band below:

[via The PRP]

Underoath, Circa Survive, Taking Back Sunday, Etc. To Be Featured On “Punk Goes Acoustic, Vol. 3”

Fearless Records have revealed the details for their “Punk Goes Acoustic, Vol. 3” compilation. The release will be available on July 26 and it will feature Underoath, Circa Survive, Dance Gavin Dance, and more. You can find the cover art and track listing, along with some acoustic versions of Taking Back Sunday’s “A Decade Under The Influence” and Set It Off’s “Wolf In Sheep’s Clothing,“ below:

“Punk Goes Acoustic, Vol. 3” Track Listing:

01. Dance Gavin Dance – “Story Of My Bros” (acoustic)
02. Circa Survive – “Act Appalled” (acoustic)
03. Taking Back Sunday – “A Decade Under The Influence” (acoustic)
04. Dashboard Confessional – “Screaming Infidelities” (acoustic)
05. Mayday Parade – “Take This To Heart” (acoustic)
06. Movements – “Colorblind” (acoustic)
07. Underoath – “A Boy Brushed Red Living In Black And White” (acoustic)
08. Don Broco – “Come Out To LA” (acoustic)
09. Set It Off – “Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing” (acoustic)
10. As It Is – “Okay” (acoustic)
11. Grayscale – “Atlantic” (acoustic)
12. The Almost – “Hand Grenade” (acoustic)

Blink-182, Slayer, Bikini Kill, Rise Against, Etc. Set For 2019 Riot Fest

The lineup has been revealed for the 2019 Riot Fest. The event will take place at Douglas Park in Chicago, IL on September 13-15 and the headliners include: Blink-182, Slayer (final Chicago/Milwaukee show), Bikini Kill, The Racounters, and Rise Against.

Here’s the full lineup:

Blink-182
Slayer (final Chicago/Milwaukee show)
Bikini Kill
The Racounters
Rise Against
The Flaming Lips (performing “Yoshimi Battles The Pink Robots“)
Jawbreaker
Ween (performing “The Mollusk“)
Bloc Party (performing “Silent Alarm“)
Die Antwoord
Patti Smith And Her Band
Taking Back Sunday (performing “Tell All Your Friends“/”Louder Now“)
Rancid
Violent Femmes
Descendents
Manchester Orchestra
The B-52s
Dashboard Confessional (performing “The Places You Have Come To Fear The Most“)
The Story So Far
Avail (performing “Over The James“)
The Struts
Against Me! (performing “Reinventing Axl Rose“/”Transgender Dysphoria Blues“)
Pvris
Pennywise
The Starting Line
Cock Sparrer
Streetlight Manifesto
Anthrax
Neck Deep
Bob Mould
Hot Snakes
American Football
Guided By Voices
Ride
Lucero
Testament
Andrew W.K.
Senses Fail (performing “Let It Enfold You“/”From The Depths Of Dreams“)
The Get Up Kids
Village People
Less Than Jake
Hot Water Music
Glassjaw (performing “Worship & Tribute“)
Gwar
The Selecter (performing “Too Much Pressure“)
Anti-Flag
Nick Lowe with Los Straitjackets
Turnover
The Damned Things
Cursive
Turnstile
Surfer Blood
The Ergs!
Save Ferries
Frank Iero And The Future Violents
White Reaper
Grandson
H2O
Don’t Know How But They Found Me
Hot Mulligan
The Hu
Teenage Bottlerocket
Prof
Cherry Glazerr
Dave Hause & The Mermaid
This Wild Life
The Garden
Drakulas
Dead Swords
Can’t Swim
Caroline Rose
The Beaches
Mat Kerekes
Angel Du$t
Microwave
Pkew Pkew Pkew
Sincere Engineer
Skating Polly
No Parents
Ultra Q
Lando Chill
Cleopartrick
Elder Brother
Thin Lips
Chaos Chaos
Kali Masi
Yours Truly
Ganser
Ramona
Hooray, My Parents Are Here!
The Port-A-Hotties
Anustart
Final Wave