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Dead Heavens – “Basic Cable”

166 days ago
StereogumA few years ago, New York hardcore legend Walter Schreifels -- who had a hand in Quicksand, Gorilla Biscuits, and Rival Schools, among many others -- started a new band called Dead Heavens alongside members of Youth Of Today, White Zombie, and Cults.... more info

Walter Schriefels – “Overjoyed” (Stereogum Premiere)

482 days ago
StereogumWalter Schriefels is an underground legend. He’s played in a slew of bands since the mid-’80s — among them Gorilla Biscuits, Youth Of Today, Quicksand, Rival Schools, and Walking Concert — and released his debut solo LP, An Open Letter To The... more info

Walter Schreifels began Dead Heavens residency w/ Without and Cayetana (pics), speaking at NYHC book discussion

952 days ago
Brooklyn Veganphotos by Amanda Hatfield, words by Andrew Sacher Dead Heavens / Cayetana @ Saint Vitus - 2/10/2015 Post-hardcore legend Walter Schreifels (Gorilla Biscuits, Quicksand, Rival Schools, etc) began a residency for one of his two recently-formed bands, D... more info

Dead Heavens – “History In My Hands” (Stereogum Premiere)

968 days ago
StereogumWalter Schreifels is a very rare beast: A New York hardcore legend who was around for the music’s legendarily thugged-out CBGB-matinee early days but who’s stayed musically relevant since then. Schreifels was a crucial part of the legendary Goril... more info

Vanshing Life (Walter Schreifels + mems of Trail of Dead, Rise Against) releasing 7" on Collect Records, making live debut

1086 days ago
Brooklyn Veganby Andrew Sacher photo by Cecilia Alejandra Earlier today we mentioned that post-hardcore veteran Walter Schreifels (Gorilla Biscuits, Youth of Today, Quicksand, Rival Schools, etc) would be playing the Iron Pier CMJ showcase (BV co-presents) with hi... more info

New I Is Another Song (Far, Gratitude, ex-Rival Schools)

1574 days ago
Chorus.fmHear a new song from *I Is Another (* (Jonah Matranga of Far, Gratitude and Ian Love of Rival Schools, Burn) called "Shake" on AltPress ( more info

The 11 Best Songs By Rival Schools

1623 days ago
The Good, The Bad and The UnknownThere was a ten year gap between Rival Schools debut album, United By Fate (2001) and their second official release, Pedals (2011). That's a bigger gap than was between Quicksand's debut and Rival Schools. That doesn't mean Rival Schools was silent... more info

New old Rival Schools album: Found

1672 days ago
So Much SilenceIn 2011, 10 years after debuting with the excellent United By Fate, post-hardcore outfit Rival Schools returned from a hiatus to release Pedals, a solid effort that seemed to comfortably pick up where the Walter Schreifels-fronted band left off a dec... more info

(Just Heard) Rival Schools, "Indisposable Heroes"

1674 days ago
Impose MagazineFollowing the departure of guitarist Ian Love in 2003, post-hardcore band Rival Schools spent the better part of a year writing new music and demoing songs in various New York City studios. The tracks, still in demo form, would eventually find their ... more info

Rival Schools To Release New Album in April

1681 days ago*Rival Schools* (' new album, Found, will be released on April 9th, 2013. You can stream previews on Amazon ( Submi... more info

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