Tony Thaxton Opens Up About Depression Following Robin Williams Suicide In Relation To Life And Leaving Motion City Soundtrack

by Zack Zarrillo - Aug 13, 2014

image

Tony Thaxton has been very open regarding his decision to leave Motion City Soundtrack and all around it. Thaxton, like so many of us, was deeply taken aback by the suicide of Robin Williams this week. It pushed Thaxton to write a long and revealing blog post about his own depression and how that affected his decision to leave Motion City. It can be read below.

Related Stories: 
Tony Thaxton Opens Up About Why He Left Motion City Soundtrack

Tony Thaxton Further Explains Reasons Behind Leaving MCS
Motion City Soundtrack Lose Drummer Tony Thaxton 

Read More

Off The Record: (We Are Not) Being Brainwashed By Pop Songs

by Zack Zarrillo - Aug 12, 2014

Off The Record, a podcast hosted by Jesse Cannon and Zack Zarrillo, is back this week with a new episode titled (We Are Not) Being Brainwashed By Pop Songs.

Jesse and Zack talk about whether you need to be tortured to be a great artist, how we’re not actually being brainwashed by bad pop songs, apps worth entering your iTunes ID password into to download, and listener questions.

Please take a listen if you’re interested and make sure to check out the Off The Record website for show notes on the episode and for more information on how to keep up to date with us. Listen to the fifteenth episode below! 

Read More

Justin Pierre On “Maybe Being Tortured Genius”

by Zack Zarrillo - Jul 26, 2014

image

Justin Pierre of Motion City Soundtrack was recently asked about if he had ever been referred to as a “tortured genius” and what goes into creating art. Read the Q&A below after the jump.

Read More

Motion City Soundtrack Album To Come Out In 2015

by Zack Zarrillo - Jul 14, 2014

Motion City Soundtrack's new album will come out in 2015 via Epitaph Records. Watch a video announcement below after the jump.

Read More

Motion City Soundtrack Release ‘I Am The Movie - The Movie’ DVD

by Zack Zarrillo - Jul 3, 2014

image

Motion City Soundtrack have put their full I Am The Movie - The Movie online for fans to watch. Get into it below after the jump.

Read More

Motion City Soundtrack Finish Tracking LP6

by Zack Zarrillo - Jun 26, 2014

image

Motion City Soundtrack have officially finished tracking their sixth record. Check out a tweet from the band below after the jump.

Read More

Motion City Soundtrack Begin Pre-Production On New Album

by Zack Zarrillo - Jun 4, 2014

image

Motion City Soundtrack have begun pre-production for their new album. Check out a tweet from the band below after the jump.

Related Stories:
Motion City Soundtrack To Release Split 7” This Fall 

Read More

Tony Thaxton Opens Up About Why He Left Motion City Soundtrack

by Zack Zarrillo - May 31, 2014

image

Tony Thaxton left Motion City Soundtrack last year. In a new episode of the Man School podcast, Thaxton dived in a little more about the reasons behind his departure. Listen starting at 28 minutes below after the jump.

Related Stories:
Tony Thaxton Further Explains Reasons Behind Leaving MCS
Motion City Soundtrack Lose Drummer Tony Thaxton 

Read More

Motion City Soundtrack Releasing ‘I Am The Movie: The Movie’

by Zack Zarrillo - Apr 17, 2014

Motion City Soundtrack will be releasing I Am The Movie: The Movie on May 13th. Watch the trailer below after the jump.

Related Stories:
Motion City Soundtrack To Release Split 7” This Fall 

Read More

Motion City Soundtrack Debut “Glenn Song” Dedicated To ‘The Walking Dead’

by Zack Zarrillo - Mar 13, 2014

image

Motion City Soundtrack recently debuted “Glenn Song” that is dedicated to actor Steven Yeun of The Walking Dead. Check out the track below after the jump.

Related Stories:
Motion City Soundtrack To Release Split 7” This Fall  

Read More

Motion City Soundtrack To Release Split 7” This Fall

by Zack Zarrillo - Mar 2, 2014

image

Motion City Soundtrack are apparently releasing a split 7” this fall with Steven Yeun. Check out a message from the band below after the jump.

Read More

POZ Video Premiere: Real Friends, Modern Baseball, Stickup Kid, Candy Hearts - “When You’re Around (Motion City Soundtrack Cover)”

by Zack Zarrillo - Feb 25, 2014

We’re gonna break Tumblr. On the last day of tour this past summer, our buddies in Real FriendsModern BaseballCandy Hearts, and Stickup Kid all got together to record a great acoustic cover of Motion City Soundtrack's “When You're Around.” PropertyOfZack is very happy to be premiering the cover today in conjunction with Soundlapse who did a great job filming the shoot. Watch all four bands cover “When You're Around” below!

Read More

Motion City Soundtrack Working On LP6

by Zack Zarrillo - Jan 23, 2014

image

Motion City Soundtrack are still working on their sixth record in time for a summer release. Check out a tweet from the band below after the jump.

Read More

Motion City Soundtrack Frontman Releases Song On ‘Everyone Is Gay’ Comp

by Zack Zarrillo - Jan 15, 2014

image

Justin Pierre of Motion City Soundtrack has released a new song called “Everything That Hurts” on an Everyone Is Gay comp. Stream the track below after the jump.

Read More

Motion City Soundtrack Release The Weakerthans Cover

by Zack Zarrillo - Jan 9, 2014

image

Motion City Soundtrack have released a cover of The Weakerthans' “Left And Leaving.” Stream the song below after the jump.

Related Stories:
Fadeaway Records 10: Friends 

Read More