Brian sits down with Pete Steinkopf of The Bouncing Souls, and Jared Hart of The Scandals before an acoustic version of “All Nighters” is performed in Little Eden. Check it out here.
This bundle is available now for pre-sale, and can only be purchased here.
We still have some of these Memorial Day shirts left over from the sold out Stone Pony shows. We’ve cut the price in half to $10. Sizes and quantities are limited, get them here.
We have a very limited supply of these completely autographed US Summer Tour posters. Get them here.
We have these fully autographed Gaslight Anthem-El Jefe designed monster posters from part of our Handwritten North American tour. Perfect for Halloween! Quantities are limited. Click here to get yours.
The official Gaslight Anthem skateboard is here!
The Rokenrol Skateboard and apparel company have created this awesome Gaslight Anthem skateboard. Click here to get yours.
We all stopped by Infinite Merch, and autographed all the posters and CD’s we could find. Get your early holiday presents while they last. Quantities are limited!
October is breast cancer awareness month. In honor of all the wonderful women in all our lives, we have decided to help support such an important cause. We have this pink version of our Handwritten Mae poster created by El Jefe, and autographed by the entire band. They are now available here. Quantities are limited so get them while you can. Please repost this everywhere. It’s time we all help to make a change.
Due to the overwhelming response to last weeks $10 Gaslight “Sneaker” t-shirt, we have all these other shirts available for only $10. Sizes and quantities are limited, so get them while they last!
Check out this t-shirt for only $10. Get them while supplies last.
We’re playing the Made In America Festival in Philadelphia on 9/1.
Get your tickets here.
Every Word Handwritten, a film by Benny Horowitz and Kevin Slack, will be available on iTunes early next week. Check out the trailer here.
THE SUMMER IS HERE! Get your Gaslight Anthem Summer fun beach bag bundle! You get a full size beach towel, beach tote bag, beach ball, and drink Koozie to keep you favorite beverage cold! Click here to get yours and check out the contents. Have a great summer and enjoy!
We’re playing the Red Bull Sound Select event on 7/27 at Irving Plaza in NYC. It’s a free show, get invited here.
Check these out! These are our official show shirts from our 2 sold out Memorial Day shows at the legendary Stone Pony in Asbury Park, NJ. They are available for sale now. Click here to get yours!
We’re playing the Festival Radio Onda d’Urto in Brescia, Italy on August 16th! Admission is free until 8:00 pm, then there is a 10€ charge.
We’re at Boston Calling on September 7th! Early bird tickets on sale now! Click here. Password “CALLING”
See you there!
Hey, everyone. Don’t forget these beautiful posters are on sale today at 2pm EST. Get yours here!
We have two new limited edition posters available for sale created by Ernie Parada (Token Entry, Black Train Jack, Grey Area). These posters were hand silk screened, numbered, signed, and stamped by the artist. If that’s not enough, 5 of each poster has been signed by the entire band. Just like Willy Wonka’s golden ticket, these 10 prints have been shuffled into the stack and will be sold to 10 random lucky winners as luck of the draw. They will go on sale exactly at 2pm EST this Thursday, May 30th. Get yours here!
We’re playing Boston Calling Music Festival on September 7th! Click here for the festival lineup, and tickets!
Tune in, and watch us on an all new SWRV Takeover today at 1pm ET for our music video picks! Check it out here.
Tune in, and watch us on an all new SWRV Takeover on Sunday, May 26th at 1pm ET for our music video picks! Watch here.
We have just added one show to our short trip to Europe in August, in Wurzburg at the venue Posthallen on August 13th. Tickets are now on sale! You can get them here.
We have just added one show to our short trip to Europe in August, in Wurzburg at the venue Posthallen on August 13th. Tickets are now available through our 45 RPM Fan Club pre sale. Public tickets are on sale tomorrow! Sign up for our fan club to get tickets here.
We have rescheduled a few shows which were scheduled for June, including Providence, Huntington (NY), Norfolk, Cincinnati, and Pittsburgh. These are now rescheduled for September (see our tour dates page). We hope you can join us then!
We have added signed CDs to our collection of autographed merchandise in our store. Please click on the image to check them out, and get one while they last. Every purchase will include a download link for Swedish punk rock band Twopointeight’s, “Twopointeight II”. This is a full length album download!
- So excited to play Jay Z’s Made In America festival in Philly this summer on August 31st-September 1st. Listen to the lineup on Spotify! Stay tuned for our set time.
Hey all! We’re happy to announce a bunch of European festivals for this summer. Stay tuned for the day we play!
Download Festival // Derby, UK // June 14-16
Southside Festival // Neuhausen, Germany // June 21-23
Wembley Arena // London, UK // June 22 with The Killers
Hurricane Festival // Scheessel, Germany // June 21-23
Rock The Beach // Helsinki, Finland // June 26-29
Bravalla Festival // Norrkoping, Sweden // June 27-29
Rock For People // Hradec Kravole, Czech Republic // July 2-5
FM4 Frequency Festival // St. Polten, Austria // August 15-17
We’ve added a few eastern US shows. Come see us at:
The Stone Pony – Asbury Park, NJ – May 25 & 26
*Memorial Day Weekend
Lupo’s Heartbreak Hotel – Providence, RI – June 8
Paramount Theatre – Huntington, NY – June 9
The NorVa, Norfolk, VA – June 10
Mr. Small’s Theatre, Pittsburgh, PA – June 12
Bogart’s, Cincinnati, OH – June 13
Join our 45 RPM Fan Club to get exclusive pre-sale links to purchase tickets for these shows on Wednesday, March 20 at 10AM EST for all shows except the Bogart show, which will go live tomorrow, March 19.
Hey everyone! Check out our new coffee mug collection. Our good friend Tony Squindo did the art work for this awesome set. Check out more of his work at squindo.net, he is one of Metallica’s main merch designers and his art work rules! Get ready to enjoy your favorite beverage with your favorite group of fellas!
We’re very excited to be playing The Grove Music Festival in Toronto, Canada on August 3rd with Phoenix, Bob Mould and more at Fort York Garrison Common.
Check it out here: http://thegrovefest.com/ and buy tickets here: http://www.ticketmaster.ca/event/10004A6178F13049
We were briefly scheduled to play the Bonnaroo Festival this June, and we really wanted to do it, but our tour schedule did not allow, so we are not doing Bonnaroo this year, but hope to be able to play it next year.
We’re very happy to announce that Japandroids will be joining us on our European tour this March and April!
We’re happy to announce that Dave Hause will be supporting us on our Australian tour in May!
Cat’s out the bag. So excited to play Coachella on Sunday, April 14 & 21 this year!
We are happy to announce our forthcoming May 2013 Australian tour. There will be a ticket pre-sale for 45 RPM Club Members on Wednesday January 30th and tickets will go on sale to the public February 1st. We look forward to seeing all of our friends in Australia in May!
FRIDAY 10 MAY — BRISBANE @ THE TIVOLI
SUNDAY 12 MAY — SYDNEY @ ENMORE THEATRE
WEDNESDAY 15 MAY — MELBOURNE @ THE PALACE
FRIDAY 17 MAY — ADELAIDE @ HQ
SUNDAY 19 MAY — PERTH METRO @ CITY
In case you missed it, you can watch our performance of “Here Comes My Man” on Conan last night, here!
Go behind the scenes of the making of “Here Comes My Man” with AOL/Spinner right here.
We’re working with a new Video app called Vyclone which allows you to connect with other people filming at the same time and location. Once you’ve uploaded your video Vyclone will send back an automatic edit of your angle cut together with other people who were filming at the same time around you. We’re going to be filming the NYC show at Terminal 5 on Friday, November 30 and we’d love you to be part of it.
Here’s what you need to do in 5 simple steps.
1. Get your iPhone and Download the FREE app from here, sign up and follow The Gaslight Anthem (in the suggested users).
2. Press Record in the camera when we play Here Comes my Man – Vyclone counts how many people are filming in the bottom left corner.
3. Finish recording, add comments & hashtags #HCMM and upload the movie.
4. This is sent to Vyclone where we will process other people’s perspective and will send back a four way edit.
5. Share, like & comment.
So go get the app and don’t forget to bring your iphone to the show! For those of you who can’t attend, you’ll be able to see the footage here.
Support your local Record Store! Today we are releasing “Hold You Up”, a 10″ vinyl featuring the title track “Hold you Up”, “Misery”, and our cover of Bon Iver’s “Skinny Love”. You can get it exclusively here.
Also, you can now get the Handwritten Super Deluxe CD + Exclusive 60 Page Photo Book for only $39.98. This special deal will only be available until November 26th, so get it now.
We are happy to announce a special charity poster which we created with El Jefe Design specifically to help victims of Hurricane Sandy in our home state of New Jersey. 100% of the proceeds will be split equally between Rebuild Recover and Architecture For Humanity’s ‘Rebuild Seaside Pier’ effort. Our hearts are with the victims still suffering the effects of the storm.
You can find the poster here.
Check out El Jefe Design‘s poster for the short film Kevin Slack directed for us called “Every Word Handwritten”
Details about the film coming soon!
Did you ever see this video of Gaslight doing their version of House of the Rising Sun for Billboard?
Be sure to check out our new video for “Here Comes My Man”, featuring Elisha Cuthbert, right here.
-XOXO Gossip Girl
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Alex talks about being a life-long Mets fan and getting the chance to play with Bruce Springsteen. Watch the video here.
We are happy to announce these US shows in the Northeast. A pre-sale for 45 RPM Club members starts this Wednesday August 8th and tickets go on sale to the general public this Friday August 10th.
Mon Nov 26 – Boston – House Of Blues
Tues Nov 27 – Philadelphia – Electric Factory
Weds Nov 28 – NYC – Terminal 5
Thurs Nov 29 – NYC – Terminal 5
Sun Dec 2 – Washington DC - 9:30 Club
Mon Dec 3 – Washington DC – 9:30 Club
Now that you have the album, start sharing Handwritten songs using the Soundtracking app for a chance to win an autographed Blue vinyl!
Using Soundtracking create a post with a song from Handwritten, add a picture & then tweet out with the tag #HANDWRITTEN in the description! Each SoundTracking post enters you for a chance to win a Blue Vinyl, so enter as often as you can!
Thank you so much to everyone who has supported this release. If you haven’t got a copy yet you can get it from here. You can get the 11 track standard version or the deluxe which features 3 bonus tracks and you can get ‘Teenage Rebellion’ exclusively on iTunes.
You can also pick it up at your local indie store & get this exclusive 3-pin set for free with purchase. Participating chains below, (check with your local store for details).
Gallery of Sound
Zia Record Exchange
The Exclusive Company
1. 45 – http://youtu.be/PNU5WbJ0z2o
2. Handwritten – http://youtu.be/C0vwSPsS9T4
3. Here Comes My Man – http://youtu.be/UkVqOFccuRI
4. Mulholland Drive – http://youtu.be/zgsnJu7iya4
5. Keepsake – http://youtu.be/JhPAiLKr7Ro
6. Too Much Blood – http://youtu.be/FUojiHLNBHE
7. Howl – http://youtu.be/bVu6eHU5grQ
8. Biloxi Parish – http://youtu.be/ridjkmlxMUI
9. Desire – http://youtu.be/AUFT7pMcyy8
10. Mae – http://youtu.be/Y0ah_qIPkCk
11. National Anthem – http://youtu.be/vCIq8HF0eME
- XOXO Gossip Girl
We’ve partnered with StumbleUpon to give you an Album Preview of Handwritten – Head over to our StumbleUpon profile and click “Stumble My Likes” and see if you can Stumble Upon the album previews of each song from Handwritten. Don’t worry if you don’t see one right away – just keep hitting “Stumble” in the top left until you do. You should be looking for a youtube link like this. After you find it make sure to Like it (thumb it up) on StumbleUpon, then Tweet out (just change the name and link of each song once you find it):
I just discovered 45 by the @GaslightAnthem http://youtu.be/PNU5WbJ0z2o #Handwritten #AlbumPreview on @StumbleUpon!
When you Like the Album Previews and Tweet to your friends you will automatically be entered to win some cool prizes!
- Grand prize: $250 iTunes Gift Card (1 Winner)
- Second Prize: Jensen Turntable with autographed 7″ Vinyl of 45 (1 Winner)
- Third prize: Super Deluxe Limited Edition Autographed Package (1 Winner) as seen here.
- Fourth prize: Autographed Handwritten Album (10 Winners)
We’ll be announcing new tour dates very soon. Sign up to our UK mailing list here to be the first to hear about the dates and how to get fan pre-sale tickets.
There are a limited number of ‘Handwritten’ super deluxe box sets left to pre-order from the webstore now. The box set includes the deluxe version of the album, a pendant designed by the band, a personal notebook, pins and stickers and postcards depicting the recording of the album. Click here to order yours now:
We have several options of pre-orders for Handwritten:
Via iTunes you can pre-order the standard version and the deluxe version which comes with three additional tracks: Blue Dahlia, Sliver (Nirvana Cover) and You Got Lucky (Tom Petty Cover). Both the Standard and Deluxe Editions at iTunes come with “Teenage Rebellion” as a bonus track.
We will also have a Super Deluxe Edition on our website (keep checking back as it will be up very shortly) which includes the Deluxe CD along with a 60 Page Photobook + Deluxe CD + Sticker Bookplate (the first 300 of the bookplates will be autographed). You will also have the option to purchase the Deluxe CD on its own as well as the LP.
You can also head over to Amazon where you can pre-order the standard CD the DeluxeCD and the LP.
We also have a special edition El Jefe Design bundle available at our merch store.
And for those of you who are seeing us out on the road in the US, we have made a limited edition laminate that you can only get at our merch table, you will pre-order the album with an instant grat the night you redeem your unique code on your laminate and a midnight delivery of the album to your inbox.
And if you are in the UK, click here for a list of all pre-orders available.
Tomorrow Handwritten will be available to pre-order via iTunes, there will be a standard version and a Deluxe which includes 3 additional tracks: Blue Dahlia, Sliver and You Got Lucky.
We will be playing at Riot Fest Dallas on September 22nd!
A Special Pre-sale starts on Thurs, June 14 from 10 am – 10pm (WWW.RIOTFEST.ORG/DALLAS-TICKETS).
Regular onsale begins on Friday, June 15 at 10 a.m.
The 7″ of “45″ is now available in these select physical and online retailers. Go get yourself one!
Bull Moose (New Hampshire and Maine)
Hastings (Southwest, Northwest area)
J&R Music World (NY)
Newbury Comics (Boston)
Zia ( Phoenx, Tucson AZ area and Las Vegas)
Vintage Vinyl (New Jersey)
Dimple (Sacramento Area)
9/11 – Quebec City, Quebec – Agora
9/12 – Montreal, Quebec – Bell Centre
9/13 – Ottawa, ON – CE Centre
9/15 – Chicago, IL – Riot Fest
9/16 – Milwaukee, WI – Eagles Ballroom
9/17 – Grand Rapids, MI – Deltaplex
9/20 – Houston, TX – Bayou Music Center
9/21 – Pensacola, FL – Deluna Fest
9/22 – Dallas, TX – Gexa Energy Pavilion
9/24 – Denver, CO – The Fillmore Auditorium
9/25 – Denver, CO – The Fillmore Auditorium
9/28 – Tempe, AZ – Tempe Beach Park
9/29 – Anaheim, CA – Honda Center
10/1 – Las Vegas, NV – Hard Rock Cafe
10/2 – Reno, NV – Grand Sierra Theatre
10/4 – Victoria, BC – Save On Foods Memorial Centre
10/ 6 – Calgary, AB – Stampede Park BMO Centre
10/7 – Edmonton, AB – Edmonton Expo Centre
US shows go on sale next Thursday, May 24th and Canadian shows go on sale on Friday the 25th.
So here it is, our official artwork. Check it out!
Also here is the official tracklist:
- Here Comes My Man
- Mulholland Drive
- Too Much Blood
- Biloxi Parish
- National Anthem
And finally some official tour dates:
05 – San Francisco, CA – The Independent
07 – Portland, OR – Hawthorne Theater
08 – Seattle, WA – Crocodile
11 – Minneapolis, MN – Fineline
12 – Lawrence, KS – Bottleneck
13 – St. Louis, MO – Firebird
14 – Cincinnati, OH – Bunberry Festival
16 – Toronto, ON – Opera House
18 – Nashville, TN – Mercy Lounge
19 – Chapel Hill, NC – Cat’s Cradle
20 – Washington, DC – U Street
22 – Boston, MA – Middle East
24 – New York, NY – Webster Hall
There will be more info to come!