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Allister



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Hometown: Chicago, IL (USA)

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Allister is an American pop punk band from Chicago, Illinois. The four–piece formed in 1996 and were one of the first bands to sign to Drive–Thru Records. Besides releasing four studio albums – 1999's Dead Ends and Girlfriends, 2002's Last Stop Suburbia, 2005's Before the Blackout, and 2010's Countdown to Nowhere – Allister made a cameo appearance in the 2004 film Sleepover. On March 6, 2007, the band announced their intention to go on hiatus. In 2010, Allister reunited after three–years.


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Allister Before the Blackout

Allister

Before the Blackout (2005)

Drive-Thru

Less Than Jake / Allister live in Carrboro

Less Than Jake / Allister

live in Carrboro (2005)

live show

Allister/Home Grown/The Early November live in Portsmouth

Allister/Home Grown/The Early November

live in Portsmouth (2004)

live show

Allister/Hidden In Plain View/Punchline live in Philadelphia

Allister/Hidden In Plain View/Punchline

live in Philadelphia (2004)

live show

Mustard Plug / Allister / Whippersnapper live in Orlando, FL

Mustard Plug / Allister / Whippersnapper

live in Orlando, FL (2003)

live show

American Hi-Fi / Allister / The Early November live in Seattle

American Hi-Fi / Allister / The Early November

live in Seattle (2003)

live show

The Starting Line/Home Grown/Allister/Senses Fail live in Seattle

The Starting Line/Home Grown/Allister/Senses Fail

live in Seattle (2003)

live show

HomeGrown/Allister/Yellowcard live in Chicago

HomeGrown/Allister/Yellowcard

live in Chicago (2002)

live show

Showoff/Allister/August Premier live in Chicago

Showoff/Allister/August Premier

live in Chicago (2002)

live show

Allister Last Stop Suburbia

Allister

Last Stop Suburbia (2002)

Drive-Thru

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May 30, 2012
Tours: Alkaline Trio tribute detailed
Pacific Ridge Records, who previously released a tribute to Blink 182, have detailed their forthcoming tribute to Alkaline Trio. Due out August 30, 2011, the 39-song album features performances from Allister, August Premier, Into It. Over…
June 06, 2011
Tours: Alkaline Trio tribute album in the works
Pacific Ridge Records has announced plans for an Alkaline Trio tribute album. So far, the label has secured covers from the likes of Allister, Into It. Over It., The Wonder Years, Ace Enders, Punchline, Jonah Matranga and…
January 27, 2011
Tours: Allister to release 7"
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December 29, 2010
Videos: Allister: "Runaway"
Allister have posted the new video for "Runaway." The track comes from their upcoming album, Countdown to Nowhere, which is slated for a June 16, 2010 through Universal Japan. Allister notably issued…
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Videos: Allister signs to Universal Japan
Chicago, IL's Allister have signed with Universal Japan. The band will release their debut for the label this summer; no word yet on a North American release. Allister notably issued much of their earlier material through…
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Break-ups: Allister (1996-2007)
Allister have announced that at least for the time-being, the band is seperating: Before we left for this last Japanese tour in October, Tim got the news that he was going to become a father. We had the…
March 07, 2007

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