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Seahaven have announced they will be heading out on tour this spring with Adventures and Foxing.

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The Summer Set treated fans in attendance at their recent "Legendary Unplugged" show in Chicago to a cover of Fall Out Boy’s "Chicago Is So Two Years Ago".

You can watch a fan-shot video of the band’s stripped down rendition of the track by clicking read more.

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Tonight Alive vocalist Jenna McDougall joined All Time Low on stage last night (March 8th) in London, England to perform "A Love Like War".

A fan-shot video of the performance can be viewed by clicking read more.

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Tonight Alive kicked off their UK tour with All Time Low last night (March 8th) in London, England.

The band treated fans in attendance to a performance of a brand new song titled "The Edge." A fan-shot recording can be viewed by clicking read more.

Dates and ticket information for Tonight Alive’s upcoming North American tour can be found here.

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Happy International Women’s Day! Thank you to everyone for supporting and checking out this week’s content devoted to #IWD2014!

#ICYMI: You can read all of our articles in honor of #IWD2014 by clicking read more.

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Watch a video of We Are The In Crowd performing a stripped down version of "The Best Thing (That Never Happened)" by clicking read more.

Remaining dates and ticket information for the band’s headlining tour can be found here.

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For over a decade, Hayley Williams has been proving the critics wrong. Sexism and a male-dominated music industry immediately labelled Paramore as just another No Doubt copycat. Critics were quick to compare Hayley to Gwen Stefani, unable to see beyond her gender and see that she’s less Stefani and more Freddie Mercury, especially during live performances, when she electrifies crowds like a thunder storm of bubble-gum spunk and roaring vocals.

Perhaps Hayley is a rock ‘n’ roll super hero or Lisbeth Salander-tinged heroine, but what cannot be debated is her ability to inspire through infectious music that’s about as perfectly pop as cotton candy at the County Fair. Hayley is the exception to the rule: straight edge, vocally talented, and driven to succeed with her music rather than her behavior on the “scene.” If the recently wrapped 'Paratour' is any indication of the future, she seems to destined to continue shattering the glass ceiling, hanging with the boys, and proving that being genuine is the most valuable currency in life.

As if you didn’t love her enough already, here are five reasons why Hayley Williams is a true role model for the millions of teenagers chasing their dreams and following in her footsteps.

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On March 8th, women’s rights and achievements are globally recognized and celebrated across the world for International Women’s Day.

Since the early 1900s, International Women’s Day has been a movement towards gender equality, including the right to vote, be trained, hold public office and receive better pay. According to the official International Women’s Day website, “The unfortunate fact is that women are still not paid equally to that of their male counterparts, women still are not present in equal numbers in business or politics, and globally women’s education, health and the violence against them is worse than that of men. However, great improvements have been made. We do have female astronauts and prime ministers, school girls are welcomed into university, women can work and have a family, women have real choices.”

Part of the success made in women’s history is in the music industry, where female-fronted bands, female musicians and female songwriters have begun to dominate. From Joan Jett’s all-female band, The Runaways, changing the male-dominated rock genre to Beyoncé releasing a “visual album” without a hint of promotion and selling 80,000 copies in just three hours. Kris Littman, Program Director of Chicago’s Fearless Radio, says, “It is an absolutely wide-open playing field; there are no barriers to what you can [do]… The only limit is your imagination, your creativity; your voice can be heard, your writing can be posted, the audience is there and you just have to be good enough to grab their attention.”

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In case you haven’t heard, Taylor Momsen is a force to be reckoned with. Gearing up to release her second full-length Going To Hell with rock metal group The Pretty Reckless, Momsen is throwing a dark, sinful masterpiece in the face of the world. For starters, the band released their “Heaven Knows” music video, which is sure to raise a few conservative eyebrows. But as for the fans, they’re bowing down to Momsen and the group’s clean, weighted rock, striking visuals and propensity for ruthless truth.

While Momsen continues to run down that Gossip Girl past, she’s moving like a badass hurricane on a world tour likely to leave a few scars from those who dare to enter the pit. The rocker spoke with Alter The Press about her relentless sound and the making of the new album, a process that endured some major turbulence. But while they tried, even a hellish tragedy, even an actual act of God couldn’t stop the Pretty Reckless from unleashing Going to Hell on the world.

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5 Seconds Of Summer have announced they will be opening for One Direction on the North American leg of their "Where We Are" tour later this year.

A message from the Australian pop/rock quintet confirming the news and tour dates can be found by clicking read more.

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Cassadee Pope joined All Time Low on stage in Vienna yesterday (February 27th) for a stripped down performance of "Remembering Sunday."

You can watch a fan-shot video of the performance by clicking read more.

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PANIC! The Musical, the highly-anticipated Panic! At The Disco inspired musical, will make it’s live debut in New York City next month.

The much-talked about production will be coming to 54 Below on March 24th.

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We Are The In Crowd kicked off their highly-anticipated "Reunion Tour" last week in Philadelphia and our very own photographer Danielle Parsons was there to snap some great photos from the show!

Remaining dates and ticket information for the "Reunion Tour" can be found here.

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You Me At Six have announced they will be heading out on tour this spring.

Dates can be found by clicking read more.

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My Chemical Romance have released their final song "Fake Your Death," which can be streamed by clicking read more.

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