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The Coming And The Going – April 5th, 2013

by Colin Jayon April 5, 2013
The Coming And The Going is a weekly feature by The Albatross to let you know who’s coming and who’s going in the music world. Quick. Easy. Simple.

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Go Rydell Breaks Up In 2013

by Colin Jayon March 25, 2013
Florida based punk band Go Rydell took to their Facebook to post an announcement that their fans did not exactly want to hear. After nearly five years of  being a band Go Rydell announced that they will be breaking up. The band is expected to announce some form of a farewell show over the next […]

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My Chemical Romance to Return Under New Name?

by Colin Jayon March 24, 2013
Well it looks as if we may have this months “band randomly blowing up the music blog-0-sphere with news they could all just release at once.” DyingScene is reporting that while fans have seen the end of “My Chemical Romance” it may not be the end of the band. The report goes on saying that […]


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My Chemical Romance Call It A Day In 2013

by Colin Jayon March 22, 2013
New Jerseys very own My Chemical Romance have announced that after twelve years of existence, they will cease to be. The news from the theatrical alt-punks comes via a very non-informative post on the bands official website. The piece states no reason, or really any information connected as to why MCR is closing up shop. […]

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Attack! Attack! (UK) Announce Break Up

by Colin Jayon March 22, 2013
United Kingdom based new wave-alternative group Attack! Attack! has decided that after a seven year run, they will be calling it quits. The band took to their Facebook to let fans know due to half of the band not being able to be completely committed to performing, they will just be closing up shop completely. […]

Tigers Jaw Part Ways With Three Members, Pretty Much Announce Farewell

by Colin Jayon March 21, 2013
Scranton, Pennsylvania based quintet, Tigers Jaw announced that three of their members will be leaving the band. The post went on to say that they will finish out a portion of their scheduled dates, but these shows will be fans’ last chance to see the band. This year marks the bands eighth and final year […]


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Ocean is Theory Announce Break Up

by Colin Jayon March 11, 2013
Indie quartet, Ocean is Theory announced that after the end of the month, they will cease to be. The bands final show will take place on March 30th, at the Masquerade in the bands hometown of Atlanta, Georgia. For a complete statement from the band regarding why they are calling it quits after a nearly […]

We Were Skeletons Announce Final Shows In 2013

by Colin Jayon March 4, 2013
Post-hardcore three piece We Were Skeletons have announced that after nearly six years of being a band, they will be parting ways. The Pennsylvania based trio, currently signed with Topshelf Records, posted a Facebook status with their final shows listed. Details as to why the band is breaking up are currently unknown. We Were Skeletons […]

Aficionado Announce Break Up In 2013

by Colin Jayon March 2, 2013
Alter the Press is currently reporting that the Albany, NY based group Aficionado has announced that they will be breaking up. This marks the end of the elaborate-indie bands career which began in 2004. The band recently went on tour with “reunionees” Braid this past summer, and released an EP through No Sleep Records this past […]


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Streetlight Manifesto To Go On Hiatus

by Colin Jayon March 1, 2013
UPDATE – Streetlight Manifesto Announces ‘The End Of The Beginning’ Tour Dates New Jersey based modern-ska group, Streetlight Manifesto announced that they will be throwing in the towel. Well, just a little bit. The band, recently known for fighting with their label, and doing really cool things involving OKCupid, posted on their Facebook today that after […]