State Champs – The Dangerous Summer – Grayscale – Big Smile // Louisville, KY 3.16.19

State Champs with The Dangerous Summer, Grayscale and Big Smile Mercury Ballroom Louisville, KY March 16th, 2019 Photos and words by Emily May NY pop punk band State Champs, who is currently wrapping up their Living Proof Tour with Grayscale, Our Last Night and The Dangerous Summer, performed to a Continue Reading

State Champs release new song & announce deluxe edition of ‘Around The World and Back’

State Champs just released a new song called “Slow Burn” that can be streamed below. The band will be releasing a deluxe edition of their album Around The World and Back on May 5th via Pure Noise Records. The deluxe version will include six additional tracks and a documentary DVD. The trailer Continue Reading

State Champs, Against The Current announce US tour

State Champs will be touring with Against The Current, With Confidence, and Don Broco next year. The list of dates can be found below and tickets go onsale this Friday! April 7: Cleveland, OH—Agora Theatre April 8: Detroit, MI—St. Andrew’s Hall April 9: Chicago, IL—Concord Music Hall April 11: Des Moines, Continue Reading

Waterparks – Tonight Alive – State Champs – Sleeping With Sirens // Seattle, WA 12.1.16

Waterparks, Tonight Alive, State Champs, and Sleeping With Sirens Seattle, WA December 1st, 2016 Photos and Review by Rachael Dowd The End of the Madness tour stopped through Seattle last week, a hard-hitting lineup of four electrifying bands entertaining the audience throughout the entire night. Taking the stage first was Continue Reading

So What?! Music Festival 2016 // Day 1

So What?! Music Festival Day 1 – March 19th,2016 QuikTrip Park | Grand Prairie, TX Featuring: Cali.Co, Sorority Noise, Capture The Crown, 7 Minutes in Heaven, Knuckle Puck, Citizen, Real Friends, State Champs, and Neck Deep Check out coverage from Day 2 HERE! Photographer: Bridget Craig

Live Review: State Champs & Neck Deep @ The O2 Forum (02/06/2016)

Since its introduction, the underdog of the music world has always been pop punk. Overlooked by mainstream media since the early 2000s, pop punk pioneers like New Found Glory, who introduced the genre to the masses in the early 90s, have all, but disappeared from mainstream music. This steady decline of Continue Reading