Lansing, MI-based indie rock band, Mike Mains & The Branches, has released its new album, Calm Down, Everything Is Fine! A full stream of the album is available at Property Of Zack & Absolutepunk, and fans can purchase the album at iTunes.
Calm Down, Everything Is Fine was recorded in Nashville, TN and produced by Matt Hoopes of Relient K. The album features Hoopes on guitar, and Zac Farro (Paramore, Novel American) on drums. It has also been announced that the band won the Ernie Ball & FILTER Magazine Battle of the Bands SXSW competition! As a result, Mike Mains & The Branches will take the stage at Cedar Street on March 15th during SXSW. Additional SXSW and South By So What performance appearances are listed below.
Check out MM&TB’s new album and tell us what you think below in the comments!
3/12 – Evolve MM Showcase @ The Aquarium on 6th at 3pm
– BoomTown Backyard Showcase in Hyde Park at 9pm
3/14 – South By So What in Grand Prairie, TX
3/15 – Ernie Ball/FILTER Magazine Battle of The Bands at Cedar Street