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Kevin Devine lists his top LPs of 2017, announces 2018 solo shows

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Kevin also has a few shows coming up before the year ends, including two special shows in NYC.

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Kevin Devine adds Worriers & Petal to BK shows, playing NYE in Philly w/ Get Up Kids

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Kevin Devine has been touring as a member of Brand New and, as mentioned, he’s got two of his own Brooklyn shows coming up, where he’ll be performing albums in full…

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Washed Up Emo preps book ft. interviews w/ American Football, Mineral, Promise Ring & more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The book also features interviews with members of The Get Up Kids, Rainer Maria, Texas is the Reason, Dashboard Confessional, Knapsack, and more.

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Descendents & The Get Up Kids played the Riviera Theatre (pics, setlist)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Descendents have been touring all year in continued support of last year’s great Hypercaffium Spazzinate, which was their first album in 12 years. We caught them in Brooklyn in August and again at Chicago’s Riviera Theatre on Saturday…

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Get Up Kids & Anniversary members form Radar State (listen to “Spinning Wheel”)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Matt Pryor, Jim Suptic, Josh Berwanger, and Adam Phillips (The Architects, The Gadjits) are Radar State, and their debut single “Spinning Wheel” is very promising.

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Morrissey, AFI, Joyce Manor & more played When We Were Young Fest (day 1 pics)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

When We Were Young Festival kicked off its inaugural year with a Saturday headlined by Morrissey, and sets from AFI, Joyce Manor, The Get Up Kids, Alkaline Trio, Beach Fossils, David Bazan, Balance and Composure, and more.

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a guide to this weekend’s When We Were Young Fest + schedule & lineup additions

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Morrissey and Descendents headline the California festival, which also has Joyce Manor, Pinback, Mount Eerie, AFI, new additions Mike Watt, The Dickies, Agent Orange, and more.

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Morrissey, Descendents, Joyce Manor, Get Up Kids, Mount Eerie, Pinback & more playing When We Were Young fest

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The inaugural California festival also includes Taking Back Sunday, AFI, Alkaline Trio, Saves the Day, Foxygen, FIDLAR, Choking Victim, David Bazan, and more.

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The Get Up Kids’ Matt Pryor releasing a new solo LP, touring with Dan Andriano

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Get Up Kids co-frontman Matt Pryor will release his new solo album Memento Mori on February 17 via Equal Vision/Rory Records. His last album, 2013’s Wrist Slitter, sounded pretty similar to what he does in The Get Up Kids, but this is a twangier, folkier album, closer to Matt’s music with The New Amsterdams…

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The Anniversary confirm reunion, playing show with Quicksand, Hot Rod Circuit and more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The emo/indie vets have announced their first show since 2004, and it’s with Quicksand, The Get Up Kids, Hot Rod Circuit, Taking Back Sunday and more.

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Rolling Stone lists the best emo albums; Chris Carrabba/Mike Kinsella/Get Up Kids/Saves the Day supergroup opening for The Promise Ring

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Rolling Stone picked the 40 greatest emo albums of all time. Plus, an exciting NYC show was announced.

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The Get Up Kids celebrate two decades with a sold out Troc

Source: The Key (WXPN)

The Get Up Kids | Photo by Matthew Shaver | brightloud.com

The Get Up Kids | Photo by Matthew Shaver | brightloud.com

The Get Up Kids | Photo by Matthew Shaver | brightloud.com

20 years is a long time in the music industry. Plenty of popular musicians change bands, change styles, or change mediums. For smaller bands that toured pretty constantly, the threat of growing tired of each other constantly looms, and many crack under the pressure until there is a notice put up on a website informing us that they are splitting up. While the latter did plague Missouri emo stalwarts, The Get Up Kids, it was to be short lived, and so we find ourselves celebrating their platinum anniversary, ...

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Tonight’s Concert Picks: The Get Up Kids at The Trocadero, Grace Potter at The Fillmore and more…

Source: The Key (WXPN)

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The Get Up Kids | photo via Facebook

Missouri alt-rockers The Get Up Kids bring their 20th anniversary tour to The Trocadero tonight. The “second wave emo” band released five studio LPs over its 20 year career, most notably their 1999 Vagrant Records debut Something to Write Home About. They toured with Weezer and Green Day and count Blink-182, Fall Out Boy and Hellogoodbye as fans. Tickets and information for tonight’s all ages show with Rozwell Kid and Into It. Over It. can be found here. Listen to “I’ll Catch You” from their 1999 record below.

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Tonight’s Concert Picks: A Winged Victory for the Sullen at First Unitarian Church, The Get Up Kids at Chameleon Club, Galactic at Electric Factory and more…

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A Winged Victory for the SullenNeo-classical duo A Winged Victory for the Sullen perform at the First Unitarian Church tonight. Stars of the Lid’s Adam Wiltzie and classical composer Dustin O’Halloran released their first collaborative LP in 2011, after which Royal Ballet choreographer Wayne McGregor … Continued

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