Happy New Year! We hope you had a great holiday season with the ones you love. To kick off 2016, here’s a compilation of songs that we’ve been listening to over the last several weeks. What have you been listening to? Who are you looking forward to hearing new music from this year? Let us know in the comments!


The Maine has announced two North American tours for the fall. The first one, The Free For All Tour, is a 13-date tour that’s free to anyone and everyone. The band will be playing shows in parks, shopping malls and other similar venues. Check out the dates for that tour below!

8/30 – Henderson, NV – The District At Green Valley Ranch
8/31 – Salt Lake City, UT – The Club At 50 West
9/1 – Westminster, CO – Orchard Town Center
9/3 – Minneapolis, MN – Mill City Nights
9/6 – Westland, MI – Westland Shopping Center
9/11 – Howell, NJ – GameChangersWorld
9/18 – St Petersburg, FL – Jannus Live
9/19 – Orlando, FL – House of Blues
9/22 – Dallas, TX – House of Blues
9/23 – Mission, TX – Las Palmas Race Track
9/28 – San Diego, CA – Quartyard
10/1 – Fresno, CA – Strummer’s
10/2 – Tustin, CA – District At Tustin Legacy

The Maine’s second tour for the fall is a string of small 8 shows, where the band will be playing its new album, American Candy in full. In addition, the band will also play an array of old fan-favorites and b-sides from its other four albums. Tickets for that tour are on sale now and the dates for it can be found below.

9/5 – Chicago, IL – Lincoln Hall
9/7 – Toronto, ON – Mod Club
9/13 – Boston, MA – The Sinclair
9/15 – New York, NY – The Bowery Ballroom
9/24 – Austin, TX – The Parish
9/26 – Tucson, AZ – The Rock
9/29 – Los Angeles, CA – The Troubadour
9/30 – San Francisco, CA – Bottom Of The Hill