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Album Preview: Bearings – “Blue In The Dark”

Ottowa based pop punk band Bearings have had an incredible year and they’re getting ready to skyrocket their blend of bouncey emo rock into the stratosphere with their eagerly awaited debut full-length album Blue In The Dark due out October 12th on Pure Noise Records.  Since releasing the “Nothing Here Is Permanent” EP in September 2017, the quartet have quickly become one of the most buzzworthy bands in the underground pop punk scene.

Bearings’ debut album will hook you from the first song and have you singing along the entire time.  In an era where too many bands have resorted to a shorter record format with too much filler, Bearings are bringing back the “all killer, no filler” approach.

Each song on Blue In The Dark propels the record ahead and lyrically tugs on your heartstrings.  “Beautiful Places” tackles the feeling of not being enough, whatever that means to you, while “Stuck In A Doorframe” chugs along from the first note and is easily one of our favorites on the record.  Other stand out tracks on the records include the 90’s Alt Rock infused “Careless Clarity,” the dreamy, steel string acoustic “Tide,” and blissfully happy “Eyes Closed.”

Watch the brand new video for “Aforementioned” below.

Bearings hitting the road with Roam & Like Pacific for the “Hopeless Noise Tour” kicking off on October 5th in Chicago.  Check out all the dates below and grab your tickets now!

Hopeless Noise Tour 2018 ft. Roam & Like Pacific
Oct 5th – Cobra Lounge – Chicago, IL
Oct 6th – The Foundry – Lakewood, OH
Oct 7th – Hoosier Dome – Indianapolis, IN
Oct 9th – Fubar – St. Louis, MO
Oct 10th – The Rino – Kansas City, MO
Oct 12th – Larimer Lounge – Denver, CO
Oct 13th – The Loading Dock – Salt Lake City, UT
Oct 15th – El Corazon – Seattle, WA
Oct 16th – Lola’s Room – Portland, OR
Oct 18th – Holy Diver – Sacramento, CA
Oct 19th – 924 Gilman – Berkeley, CA
Oct 20th – Chain Reaction – Anaheim, CA
Oct 21st – The Underground – Mesa, AZ
Oct 23rd – Come & Take It – Austin, TX
Oct 24th – The Prophet Bar – Dallas, TX
Oct 26th – The Masquerade – Atlanta, GA
Oct 27th – Sound Bar – Orlando, FL
Oct 28th – New Brookland Tavern – West Columbia, SC
Oct 29th – Local 506 – Chapel Hill, NC
Oct 30th – Canal Club – Richmond, VA
Nov 1st – Middle East – Cambridge, MA
Nov 2nd – Amityville Music Hall – Amityville, NY
Nov 3rd – Voltage Lounge – Philadelphia, PA
Nov 4th – The Kingsland – Brooklyn, NY
Nov 6th – Webster Theater – Hartford, CT
Nov 8th – Pike Room – Pontiac, MI
Nov 9th – Hard Luck – Toronto, ON

Pre-order bundles are available now and include an exclusive splatter vinyls, long sleeve shirts, hoodies, dad hats, and bundle exclusive t-shirts.

Pre-order your copy of Blue In The Dark on iTunes and Amazon or listen to the pre released tracks on Spotify!

Be sure to follow Bearings and Secret Fangirls on Twitter for the latest on your favorite artists.

Album Preview: Like Pacific – “In Spite Of Me”

Canada is churning out some of the best pop punk that we’ve probably ever heard.  Like Pacific are gearing up to drop their sophomore album “In Spite Of Me” on July 27th via Pure Noise Records.  When asked about the new record, singer Jordan Black said “When we wrote Distant Like You Asked, I felt super proud of writing an entire full length album but was very nervous. In Spite of Me means more to me than anything I’ve ever done creatively. We worked super hard writing and recording this album. The hardest I’ve ever personally worked.”

The new album has 10 brand new tracks including “Sedatives,” “Had It Coming,” and the title track “In Spite Of Me” which all showcase the high octane, in your face whether you like it or not energy of the new album.   “In Spite Of Me” is a natural progression both lyrically and musically for one of the hardest working pop punk bands in the scene today.

Watch the brand new video for “Self Defeated” below!

Pre-order your copy of “In Spite Of Me” on iTunes or Amazon now.  Catch Like Pacific on tour with Seaway and Bearings across Canada this Summer!

Be sure to follow Like Pacific and Secret Fangirls on Twitter!

Seaway & Grayscale Join Four Year Strong’s “Rise Or Die Trying” 10 Year Tour

Grayscale and Seaway just announced that they’re joining Four Year Strong’s “Rise Or Die Trying” 10 Year Tour Part 2 taking them around the United States this Fall!  Count us in for this tour because the full line up is STACKED.  Four Year Strong, Seaway, Like Pacific, Grayscale, and Life Lessons will be bringing their high energy sets and punk rock roots to a city near you starting in Portland and hitting cities like Brooklyn, Detroit, Chicago, Los Angeles, and Dallas.

Tickets go on sale Friday June 16th so make sure you get yours while they last! Exclusive Four Year Strong VIP packages are available HERE as well and include everything from a GA ticket, early entry, exclusive mustard/purple limited edition vinyl, to a tour of the Four Year Strong tour bus and spending the day with the band.  Check out the tour dates below.

“Rise Or Die Trying” 10 Year Tour Part 2
Sept 6th – Port City Music Hall – Portland, ME – Buy Tickets
Sept 7th – TLA – Philadelphia, PA – Buy Tickets 
Sept 8th – Brooklyn Night Bazar – Brooklyn, NY – Buy Tickets
Sept 9th – Brooklyn Night Bazar – Brooklyn, NY – Buy Tickets
Sept 10th – The Ballroom – New Haven, CT – Buy Tickets
Sept 12th – Rex Theater – Pittsburgh, PA – Buy Tickets
Sept 13th – The Agora Ballroom – Cleveland, OH – Buy Tickets
Sept 14th – Yacht Club – Cincinnati, OH – Buy Tickets
Sept 15th – Riot Fest – Chicago, IL – Buy Tickets 
Sept 16th – St. Andrews Hall – Detroit, MI – Buy Tickets 
Sept 18th – Amsterdam – St. Paul, MN – Buy Tickets
Sept 20th – Fubar – St, Louis, MO – Buy Tickets
Sept 21st – The Bottleneck – Lawrence, KS – Buy Tickets 
Sept 22nd – Marquis Theater – Denver, CO – Buy Tickets 
Sept 23rd – Kilby Court – Salt Lake City, UT – Buy Tickets
Sept 25th – Neumos – Seattle, WA – Buy Tickets 
Sept 26th – Hawthorne Theater – Portland, OR – Buy Tickets
Sept 27th – Cornerstone – Berkley, CA – Buy Tickets
Sept 28th – Strummers – Fresno, CA – Buy Tickets 
Sept 29th – Chain Reaction – Anaheim, CA – Buy Tickets
Sept 30th – Chain Reaction – Anaheim, CA – Buy Tickets 
Oct 1st – Teragram Ballroom – Los Angeles, CA – Buy Tickets
Oct 2nd – Irenic – San Diego, CA – Buy Tickets 
Oct 4th – The Nile Theater – Phoenix, AZ – Buy Tickets
Oct 6th – Tricky Falls – El Paso, TX – Buy Tickets
Oct 7th – Come And Take It Live – Austin, TX – Buy Tickets
Oct 8th – RBC – Dallas, TX – Buy Tickets
Oct 10th – Zydeco – Birmingham, AL – Buy Tickets 
Oct 11th – Masquerade – Atlanta, GA – Buy Tickets 
Oct 12th – Crowbar – Tampa, FL – Buy Tickets
Oct 13th – O’Malley’s – Margate, FL – Buy Tickets
Oct 14th – Backbooth – Orlando, FL – Buy Tickets 
Oct 15th – Backbooth – Orlando, FL – Buy Tickets 
Oct 17th – New Brookland Tavern – Columbia, SC – Buy Tickets
Oct 18th – Blind Tiger – Greensboro, NC – Buy Tickets 
Oct 19th – Shakas Live – Virginia Beach, VA – Buy Tickets 
Oct 20th – Baltimore Soundstage – Baltimore, MD – Buy Tickets

Check out the tour poster below.

Be sure to follow Four Year Strong, Seaway, Grayscale, Like Pacific, Life Lessons, and Secret Fangirls on Twitter for the latest on your favorite artists!