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Throwback Thursday: Musicians Take Sick Days Too

  • 11:20 am Thursday, March 9th, 2017 by Kyle Taylor

Our friends at Alt Press brought back some nostalgia yesterday when they posted this article titled “11 times a musician needed a sick day and the fill in was awesome“. While they didn’t overtly mention 97X, it is very obvious that the show in which Gerard Way of My Chemical Romance was replaced by Adam Lazzara of Taking Back Sunday, was indeed Next Big Thing 4 at Coachmen Park. That’s pretty cool. Surely that wasn’t planned, but this wouldn’t be relevant over a decade later if something remarkable didn’t happen. Way lost his voice, which isn’t unusual for [More]

Taking Back Sunday Release Dramatic Video For Call Come Running

  • 8:40 am Thursday, February 9th, 2017 by Kyle Taylor
Taking Back Sunday release dramatic music video for "Call Come Running"

Taking Back Sunday released a new music video for “Call Come Running”, premiered on Paper Magazine earlier today. The very personal video depicts a bloody, dazed Adam Lazzara wondering around his home town in North Carolina until he runs into his father, played by his actual father.

The video mirrors that of a coming of age tale, similar to the rest of Taking Back Sunday’s most recent work. With almost two decades under their belts, the bandmates have grown into adulthood and family life together. As expected, those influences are starting to trickle into their music. Lazzara explained some of this in [More]