August 24, 2014

Indoctrination time. @thebandknapsack #vinyl #knapsack #thisconversationisending (at Montecito Heights, Los Angeles)

August 20, 2014

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Weatherbox - Atoms Smash (Live at Little Elephant)

August 18, 2014

forestgreen-father said: what happened with weatherbox? Is brian losing it again?

I just posted Brian’s answer to that very question. It’s a very personal issue, but I will say that I speak with Brian regularly and he’s trying to stay positive about everything…

August 18, 2014
A Look Inside Weatherbox Frontman’s Tour Meltdown From Brian Warren Himself

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Weatherbox dropped off of their summer tour with Dikembe at the start of August due to a medical emergency. Many fans have expressed concern and curiosity over details, and frontman Brian Warren took it upon himself to write a final Road Blog for PropertyOfZack to clue everyone in on what he has been experiencing and working through. 

Head below to get clued in on Brian’s meltdown due to a lack of medication, a foray into drugs, and a hopeful restart.

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Let me first start off by apologizing to everyone in the city of Salt and on for not being able to play those shows. Despite the meltdown that originally occurred behind/under/atop the merch table in Lawrence on July 29th, we were really trying to keep the train on the tracks. I/we have absolutely no idea how I/we played those shows in Lawrence and Denver.  The delusion was intense and I slept maybe 5 hours in those last 6 or 7 days.  These dudes are my brothers and did an amazing job trying to keep everything together as I descended into a spiral of insomnia, paranoia and Shane-shaming.  Huge thanks to them for eventually delivering me safely into a facility where I could stabilize: I owe you. Big time.

 If you been tuned into these tour reports, I know AJ has let most of you fair readers know what was happening up until Denver. Up until our day off after the St. Louis show, the tour had been going great. All the shows were well attended and Weatherbox was having our best tour since the glory days of American Art. Huge thanks to all the fans who have come out to these shows and showed their support, hopefully we played as you expected/hoped we would.

 But then I took the drug…

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August 4, 2014
Weatherbox Drop Off Summer Tour Due To Medical Emergency

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Weatherbox have been forced to drop off of their tour with Dikembe due to a medical emergency. Read a message from the band below after the jump.

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Some sad news here. However, the ‘Box will rise again…

July 30, 2014
Someone got his @thebandknapsack Aussie re-issues today… #knapsack #daythreeofmynewlife #thisconversationisending #poisoncityrecords (at Montecito Heights, Los Angeles)

Someone got his @thebandknapsack Aussie re-issues today… #knapsack #daythreeofmynewlife #thisconversationisending #poisoncityrecords (at Montecito Heights, Los Angeles)

July 28, 2014
For those of you keeping track, Isaac is feeling like his old self already. Still has a drain in that gets removed on Thursday, but otherwise it’s all systems go! (at Montecito Heights, Los Angeles)

For those of you keeping track, Isaac is feeling like his old self already. Still has a drain in that gets removed on Thursday, but otherwise it’s all systems go! (at Montecito Heights, Los Angeles)

July 24, 2014
Day 2 and Isaac is keeping his positive mental attitude… #pma #positivementalattitude  (at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles)

Day 2 and Isaac is keeping his positive mental attitude… #pma #positivementalattitude (at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles)

July 23, 2014
Recovery room…  Doc said the surgery was “textbook” and that everything went well. (at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles)

Recovery room… Doc said the surgery was “textbook” and that everything went well. (at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles)

July 23, 2014
Now we wait… (at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles)

Now we wait… (at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles)

July 23, 2014
Surgery day! (at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles)

Surgery day! (at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles)

July 3, 2014
POZ, 1BlueString Present: Big Footprints - The Big Comp II: 85 Bands, 5$ For Charity

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Last year we partnered with Big Footprints for the first iteration of The Big Comp, and it is seriously a pleasure to be teaming up with the organization this year once again for The Big Comp II

Big Footprints is the marriage of musical and artistic communities around the world for the betterment of our environment. 60% of the profits will be going to 1BlueString, a campaign that asks guitarists to replace 1 of their 6 strings with a blue string to symbolize the 1 in 6 men who have survived childhood sexual abuse. The the remaining 40% will be going to The Nature Conservancy for a second year in a row.

We went big last year, but even bigger this year, we mean it. For a minimum of $5 you can download 85 fantastic tracks by 85 different bands with all donations (minus Bandcamp fees) going directly to the charities listed above until July 31st.

What are you waiting for? Check out the artwork and track listing and download the 85 band comp for a minimum of $5 (or more) below!

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Knapsack, Weatherbox and Have Mercy on this benefit comp. 85 songs for $5! Support!

June 13, 2014
Isaac getting his first renal scan today. Hard not to feel pretty emo right about now… (at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles)

Isaac getting his first renal scan today. Hard not to feel pretty emo right about now… (at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles)

June 12, 2014
Virginia has her first pair of Chucks… (at Montecito Heights, Los Angeles)

Virginia has her first pair of Chucks… (at Montecito Heights, Los Angeles)

June 10, 2014
3-0! #gokingsgo #gkg (at Montecito Heights, Los Angeles)

3-0! #gokingsgo #gkg (at Montecito Heights, Los Angeles)

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