Set Your Goals Release New Tracks

Set Your GoalsSet Your Goals have released two brand new songs “Only Right Now” and “I’ll Walk It Off” produced by Chad Gilbert of New Found Glory. The new songs offer fans a glimpse of what’s to come for Set Your Goals and are available now over on iTunes.

“These are two of the songs that we’re most proud of says,” Set Your Goals front man, Jordan Brown. “The recording process was the easiest it’s ever been, especially for the vocals and the lyrics, and we’re really excited to work with Chad Gilbert. We have a great connection and known each other for a while and it felt like he was a part of the band writing with all of us.”

Chad Gilbert, guitarist for New Found Glory offers, “I’ve always wanted to work with Set Your Goals and I’m so happy it finally worked out. I felt I was a perfect match for their staple sound! Combining hardcore roots with catchy punk influenced melodies. We made these songs for their diehard fans but I have a feeling they will win over lots of new ones!”

The band will prepare to start writing for a new album in the very near future and will play a series for of shows in May and August.

Full Pop Punk’s Not Dead Tour Lineup Announced

Pop Punks Not Dead Tour

New Found GloryJoining New Found Glory on the Pop Punk’s Not Dead Tour will be Set Your Goals, The Wonder Years, Man Overboard and This Time Next Year.

The tour kicks off October 6th in California and runs through November 20th back in California after traveling all over the country. Check out the tour dates at the link above and view the tour poster after the jump. [Read more…]

2011 Warped Tour Compilation And Track Listing

2011 Warped Tour Compilation

2011 Warped Tour CompilationThe 2011 Warped Tour Compilation is set for release on June 7th. The collection features a wide variety of artists that will be playing this year’s punk rock summer camp such as A Day To Remember, Set Your Goals, Attack Attack!, Against Me!, August Burns Red, The Devil Wears Prada, Big D and the Kids Table, and more.

Check out the track listing and album art below.
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Set Your Goals Set Release Date For New Album; Stream New Song

Set Your Goals

Set Your Goals have set June 28th as the release date for their new album, Burning At Both Ends. Produced by Brian McTernan, the album features thirteen powerful tracks available now for pre-order at www.sygstore.com. Check out their newest song “Exit Summer” below.

Don’t miss your chance to see one of the most energized performances of the summer as Set Your Goals will hit the road for the entire Vans Warped Tour this year. [Read more…]

More Bands Added To Warped Tour 2011

Abandon All Ships, Set Your Goals, I Set My Friends on Fire, MC Lars, The Dance Party and Foxy Shazam are the latest bands added to the 2011 Vans Warped Tour. They join the 21 previously announced bands, including We Came As Romans, Dance Gavin Dance, Every Avenue and Woe, Is Me. The complete list of bands playing announced to date can be found on the Warped Tour bands page.

The Best Of 2009

Below you can see our top 10 lists for 2009. Feel free to comment on them and even leave your own lists to share.

Ben Minsky

  1. A Day To Remember – Homesick
  2. The Dangerous Summer – Reach For The Sun
  3. New Found Glory – Not Without A Fight
  4. John Mayer – Battle Studies
  5. Every Time I Die – New Junk Aesthetic
  6. Set Your Goals – This Will Be The Death Of Us
  7. Jay- Z – The Blueprint 3
  8. Saosin – In Search Of Solid Ground
  9. Taking Back Sunday – New Again
  10. The Devil Wears Prada – With Roots Above And Branches Below

Favorite Band of 2009: The Dangerous Summer

Bryce Jacobson

  1. Say Anything – Say Anything
  2. The Dangerous Summer – Reach For The Sun
  3. Owl City – Ocean Eyes
  4. The Fold – Dear Future, Come Get Me
  5. Set Your Goals – This Will Be The Death Of Us
  6. Sherwood – QU
  7. Skillet – Awake
  8. New Found Glory – Not Without A Fight
  9. Twin Atlantic – Vivarium
  10. Tegan & Sara – Sainthood

Favorite Band of 2009: The Dangerous Summer
Favorite Song of 2009: Say Anything – “Do Better”

Manual Garcia

  1. “Veckatimest” by Grizzly Bear
  2. “The BQE” by Sufjan Stevens
  3. “Two Suns” by Bat for Lashes
  4. “Noble Beast” by Andrew Bird
  5. “Beggars” by Thrice
  6. “Popular Songs” by Yo La Tengo
  7. “The Ecstatic” by Mos Def
  8. “Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix” by Phoenix
  9. “It’s Blitz” by Yeah Yeah Yeahs
  10. “Hold Time” by M. Ward

Motion City Soundtrack Announce Headlining Tour

Motion City Soundtrack are heading out on a US headlining tour in support of their new album, My Dinosaur Life, due out January 19th.  The tour kicks oss with a hometown show on January 23rd at First Avenue in Minneapolis, MN.

Joining the band on tour will be Set Your Goals, This Providence and The Swellers for the entire tour.  Tickets for the shows listed below go on sale at 10AM this Friday, November 20th.

Check out www.motioncitysoundtrack.com for the most up-to-date information.

Confirmed 2010 Tour Dates:

Jan.      23rd      First Avenue                            Minneapolis, MN
25th      The Intersection                      Grand Rapids, MI
26th      Bogarts                                    Cincinnati, OH
27th      House of Blues                        Cleveland, OH
29th      Clutch Cargo’s                         Pontiac, MI
31st      Mr. Small’s                              Pittsburgh, PA
Feb.     1st        Recher Theater                       Towson, MD
3rd        Fillmore at Irving Plaza           New York, NY
4th        Webster Theater                     Hartford, CT
5th        Crocodile Rock Café                Allentown, PA
6th        Amos’ Southend                      Charlotte, NC
8th        Masquerade                            Atlanta, GA
10th      The Door                                 Dallas, TX
11th      Emo’s                                      Austin, TX