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Beach Slang, Gaslight Anthem, Front Bottoms Star At Skate And Surf 2015

ASBURY PARK – Skate And Surf Music Festival: The one that prided itself on a return to its birth place, the Asbury Park Boardwalk, but avoided the inclusion of local businesses, musical acts, and media outlets like they were hosts [...]

May 28, 2015 Live, Reviews
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Modern Baseball, Beach Slang, Spraynard ++ More Add To 6-way Lame-O Records Split For United Cerebral Palsy

Titans of the Philadelphia indie-punk underground are coming together for a six-way Lame-O Records split EP titled Strength In Weakness, which is scheduled for a February 3rd release and will see all proceeds donated to United Cerebral Palsy,an organization that [...]

January 16, 2015 News
Speak Into My Good Eye's Top 50 Albums Of 2014

Speak Into My Good Eye’s Top 50 Albums Of 2014

2014; civil unrest, missing planes, Syria, Ukraine, ISIS. There was plenty of anxiety provoking stories and events that dominated not only headlines, but artistic culture at large. The call and response game of where we’ve been and where we’re headed [...]

December 31, 2014 Features

Modern Baseball Drops “Pothole” Video…Beach Slang Preps New EP…Both Play Stone Pony With I Am The Avalanche (9/6)

Philadelphia’s Modern Baseball and its brand of scattershot rock made a fan out of SIMGE back in 2012 with a debut LP titled Sports, and continued to fill this penman’s soundscape with 2014’s You’re Gonna Miss It All. In support of the latter Modern [...]

September 3, 2014 Asbury Music, News

Modern Baseball Played a Sold Out Asbury Lanes w/ The Hotelier, Tiny Moving Parts, Sorority Noise, 6/4/14

This review was written by Scotch LaRock and originally appeared over at CoolDad Music. “Our songs are sing along songs.” We like quoting the Hold Steady around here, and that was the theme last night. A sold out Asbury Lanes was littered [...]

June 7, 2014 Cool Dad Music, Live, Reviews

Album Review: Modern Baseball – You’re Gonna Miss It All

I find February to be incredibly infuriating; the last stretch of winter’s bastardy gray grasp fondling specks of pink fabricated bullshit.  The month also ironically mocks the rest of the year as well as those scorned lovers, as it tapers [...]

February 14, 2014 New Music, Reviews

SIMGE Singles: Philadelphia’s Modern Baseball Makes Us Hit “Rock Bottom”…Playing Starland Ballroom w/The Wonder Years

Some of us here at SIMGE are on the verge of developing an unhealthy obsession with Philadelphia newcomers Modern Baseball.  So it is no surprise that their latest single, “Rock Bottom” brings our addiction to whole new level, causing us [...]

January 23, 2014 News
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Bayside Brought a Tide Of Emotion To Starland w/Modern Baseball, Man Overboard (12/28/2013)

Bayside was one of those bands that latched on to my ankle with a fanged tooth as I flipped my split-end, side-bang and attempted to wriggle my heels away from the scene they were bred out of.  Granted, I was [...]

January 3, 2014 Live, Reviews

Guest Picks: Members Of W.C. Lindsay Reflect On Their Favorites From 2013…Drop New Single “Kids These Days”

Though W.C. Lindsay is self-described as “The Beastie Boys watching The Breakfast Club at Warped Tour,” it’s tough to detect any type of snarky battle rap or John Hughes type influences in this Philly-based Dance-Punk collective’s offerings, nor does the Warped [...]

December 20, 2013 Features
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Modern Baseball Hit A Home Run With “Your Graduation”

Modern Baseball should  rewrite the rules of the sport. Formed in 2011, the Philadelphia, PA, Modern Baseball is the pastime of Jacob Ewald (guitar/vocals), Brendan Lukens (guitar/vocals), Ian Farmer (bass), and Sean Huber (drums). “Your Graduation” is the first single off [...]

December 20, 2013 News