Militia Group


The Militia Group was founded by Chad Pearson and Rory Felton The label burst onto the scene in 2001 with the release of Perhaps, I Suppose by pop-punk upstarts Rufio.

The Militia Group has put out records by Noise Ratchet [who has since signed to American], The Beautiful Mistake, Copeland, and more. Most recently, the label signed away long time Deep Elm flag-wavers Brandtson.

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The Jealous Sound to support Sunny Day Real Estate
The Jealous Sound have been tapped to support Sunny Day Real Estate's upcoming fall reunion tour. According to this blog posting, SDRE and Foo Fighters bassist Nate Mendel is also writing and recording with the Jealous Sound for their next album. The band last released the digital Got Friends EP on…
2009-06-26 15:00:01

Let Go (ex-The Stereo) and The Story Changes plan split
The Story Changes and Let Go (ex-The Stereo) will be releasing a split release together. The Story Changes posted this update on their myspace blog. Along with Twitter and Myspace, the band is posting updates on their tour…
2009-05-01 18:00:01

Lovedrug / Straylight Run / Good Old War
Lovedrug, Straylight Run and Good Old War are touring…
2009-04-23 10:30:02

The Appleseed Cast plan "Sagarmatha" for February
Appleseed Cast have announced their next full length, as well as posted a song sample and announced a headlining tour. The record is titled Sagarmatha and is due out February 17, 2009. It is the follow-up to the critically acclaimed Peregrine which was released in 2006. Check out a sample of a track on their myspace…
2008-12-04 11:30:01

Appleseed Cast post two new demos
Appleseed Cast have posted two new demos which will presumably appear on the follow up to 2006's Peregrine. You can find "A Bright Light" and "Summer Before" on their myspace page.…
2008-10-06 10:30:02

Quietdrive signs to the Militia Group
Minneapolis based Quietdrive has signed with the Militia Group. The label will release the band's new album Deliverance on October 14th of this year. A four song sampler can be found at the band's website. As previously announced Quietdrive will hit the road in the fall with Mest, Rookie Of The Year and Automatic Loveletter.…
2008-09-01 11:00:02

The Jealous Sound: "Got Friends"
Los Angeles, CA's The Jealous Sound have posted the title track off of their upcoming full length, Got Friends. The band has cleverly claimed that a group of terrorists named Gel Is Sound have taken the song hostage and posted it on their virb page. No word on what label the album will come out on, but in 2005 the band signed to The Militia Group and…
2008-08-30 14:15:02

Brandtson title new album, set release date
After taking the summer off touring, Brandtson have set a title and release date for the upcoming follow up to Hello, Control. The new record looks to be titled Turn Me On Dead Man and is due out July 08, 2008. The album title is most likely a reference to the Beatles' track, "Revolution 9" which, when played backwards sounds like the words "Turn Me On Dead…
2007-11-27 17:00:04

Copeland: 'Dressed Up and in Line'
Recently freed band Copeland has launched a full album stream of their new release featuring two discs of rarities, b–sides, EP tracks, acoustic, and alternate versions. collection of rarities, b–sides, EP tracks, acoustic, and alternate versions. The record is titled Dressed Up and In Line and is due out November 27, 2007. You can check it out on their myspace page.…
2007-11-16 20:30:02

Copeland: "Thanks to You"
Copeland has posted another new song from their recently announced double rarities collection. The record is titled Dressed Up and In Line and is due out November 27, 2007. You can find the song on their label's myspace…
2007-11-01 16:30:02

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