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Hot Water Music Announce New Label + New Releases

As earlier announced, Hot Water Music have been spending their summer months working on new material and gearing up for their European tour with Make Do and Mend. To coincide with that European tour, Hot Water Music have declared that they will be self-releasing a two song seven inch in August. Also, the band has made the announcement that their next full length will be released by Rise Records with a target release date of spring 2012.

Rise Records Announcement + European Tour Dates below…

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Two Riot Fests??!?!!

Not content with your festival options? Well, you now have two extra choices because Riot Fest 2011 and Riot Fest-East have announced their line ups.

The Chicago line up includes the likes of Weezer, Social Distrotion, Descendents, X, Youth of Today, Suicide Machines, Helmet, The Menzingers, Cheap Girls, The Copyrights, Chinese Telephones and about a million other bands. Riot Fest 2011 will be taking place over the weekend of October 6 – 9 in Chicago and tickets will be going on sale Friday June 24 at 9 AM Central time.
While Riot Fest-East will be a one day event on September 24th in Philadelphia, and it will be featuring a slimmed down but still impressive line up which includes the Descendents, X, Dead Milkmen, Hot Water Music, Naked Raygun, Suicide Machines, Samiam, The Menzingers, Larry and His Flask and more.


Hot Water Music Recording New Material (Finally)

How are you spending your summer vacation? Recording a highly anticipated reunion album? I doubt it, but that is exactly what Chris Wollard, Chuck Ragan, Jason Black and George Robello are up to this summer. Hot Water Music has been back together playing shows together since 2008 but have not released any new material since 2004’s The New What Next.

Through the band’s official and the band mamber’s personal Twitter accounts Hot Water Music has announced that they are all back in Florida and are currently working on their next album.

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You Voted: Best of 2008 Results!

Best New Band: Sakes Alive!!

(honorable mention: how dare you, anchor arms, get bent)

Sakes Alive!!

How Dare You Anchor Arms Get Bent

Best Live Band: The Fest

We asked for one, you gave us the whole shebang!

(honorable mention: Hot Water Music)

The Fest 7

Hot Water Music

Best Album: Off With Their Heads “From The Bottom”

(honorable mention:� Dillinger Four “C I V I L� W A R,” Paint It Black “New Lexicon,” LaGrecia “On Parallels”)

From The Bottom

Dillinger Four Paint it Black LaGrecia

Best Album Art/Packaging: Dead to Me “Little Brother,”– art by drummer Ian Anderson

(honorable mention: Torche “Meanderthal,” Glass And Ashes “Glass And Ashes,” Polar Bear Club “Sometimes Things Just Disappear.”)

Little Brother

Torche Glass and Ashes Polar Bear Club

Biggest Breakup Bummer: The Ergs!

(honorable mention: Modern Life Is War, LaGrecia, New Mexican Disaster Squad, Chinese Telephones)

via MySpace

Modern Life is War LaGrecia New Mexican Disaster Squad Chinese Telephones

Best Band for Stage-Dives and High-Fives: Paint It Black

(honorable mention: New Mexican Disaster Squad, Comadre)

PAINT IT BLACK

New Mexican Disaster Squad Comadre, Mitch Paster Photography

Best Lookin’: Dillinger Four (specifically Paddy)

(honorable mention: Tiltwheel, Off With Their Heads, Lemuria, Bridge And Tunnel)

via MySpace

Tiltwheel, via Toby Off With Their Heads Lemuria Bridge and Tunnel

Band That Should Have Played The Fest This Year: Hot Water Music

(honorable mention: Defiance Ohio, Dead To Me, Thorns Of Life)

Hot Water Music

Defiance, Ohio Dead To Me Thorns of Life

Best Fest Performance: Paint it Black

(honorable mention: Leatherface, Able Baker Fox, Coalesce, None More Black)

via MySpace

Leatherface Able Baker Fox, via Chris Heavener Coalesce, via getcryptic on Flickr None More Black, photo by Emily

Best Venue:� FailSafe Records Warehouse, Gainesville

(honorable mention: Snake Pit in Clemson (RIP), Transitions in Tampa, The Atlantic and Common Grounds in Gainesville)

The Anchor @ the Fail Safe Warehouse

Good Dudes @ Snakepit, photo by Susannah Caviness Paint it Black @ Transitions Common Grounds Planes Mistaken For Stars @ The Atlantic

Best Website: http://www.nationalunderground.org

thank you so much!!!

(honorable mention: IfYouMakeIt.com, Vinyl Collective.com, last.fm)

thanks Horsebites!

www.ifyoumakeit.com www.vinylcollective.com last.fm

Best Sing a Long: Dillinger Four “Gainesville”

Dillinger Four

Best Song: Off With Their Heads “I Am You”

Off With Their Heads, photo by Susannah Caviness

Best Label/Distro: Vinyl Collective

(honorable mention: FailSafe, Suburban Home, Kiss Of Death, No Idea)

Vinyl Collective

Fail Safe Records Suburban Home Records Kiss of Death No Idea

Best Band Photographer: Brian Kelleher (readysteadyjedi)

readysteadyjedi

Most Anticipated Album in 2009: Thorns Of Life

(honorable mention:Bouncing Souls, Shook Ones, None More Black, Young Livers, Propagandhi)

photo courtsey of http://brooklyndiy.blogspot.com

Bouncing Souls Shook Ones, Intrepid Photography None More Black, photo by Emily Young Livers, photo by Brian Kelleher Propagandhi

Thanks for a great year, and congrats to Lukas Hauser (lifetimerule)–our winner! 🙂