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Hop Along Release Video for “How Simple,” Announce Spring Tour

"Dance like nobody's watching" is the mood for "How Simple," the newest video from Hop Along off their album Bark Your Head Off, Dog. Lead…
Israel Daramola / April 11, 2018

Hop Along Builds a World of Its Own on Bark Your Head Off, Dog

For a band comprised of a sibling pair, Cain and Abel might seem a tricky subject to tackle. But leave it to Hop Along's Frances…
Arielle Gordon / April 6, 2018

Stream Hop Along’s New Album Bark Your Head Off, Dog

Philly indie rockers Hop Along have unveiled their latest album Bark Your Head Off, Dog. The followup to their breakout 2015 album Painted Shut, the release includes a handful of recent …
Andy Cush / April 2, 2018

Hop Along – “Prior Things”

Philadelphia's Hop Along are gearing up to release their third full-length album Bark Your Head Off, Dog next Friday, and we've already heard advance singles "How Simple"
Anna Gaca / March 27, 2018

Hop Along – “Not Abel”

After teasing their fourth full-length Bark Your Head Off, Dog with its first single last month, Hop Along have released another song from the upcoming album. Titled "Not…
Arielle Gordon / February 20, 2018

Hop Along Announce New Album Bark Your Head Off, Dog, Release “How Simple”

It's been almost three years since we heard new music from Philadelphia's Hop Along, who released Painted Shut in 2015 and re-released their 2012 album Get Disowned the following year. Now, after…
Arielle Gordon / January 23, 2018

Hop Along Tease New Album Bark Your Head Off, Dog

Over the last week, Hop Along have been teasing their new album on their social media accounts, and enough pieces have finally fallen into place…
James Rettig, Stereogum / January 22, 2018

30 Best Emo Revival Albums, Ranked

"Everything went back into the basement... We were the few people doing this in 2008. Really bad, wussy emo rock 10 years after it was…
SPIN Staff / June 14, 2017

Sasquatch! 2016: SPIN Portraits of Rudimental, Frightened Rabbit, and More

Throughout Memorial Day weekend, SPIN was on site at the Sasquatch! Music Festival at the Toyota Music Den, where we invited many of the fest's best and brightest…
Drew Fortune / June 1, 2016

Review: Hop Along Set Themselves on Fire to Keep Us Warm on ‘Get Disowned’

To the majority of their fans, Philly upstarts Hop Along appeared fully formed in 2015 with their breakthrough LP, Painted Shut. It was singer-guitarist Frances Quinlan’s third album,…
Anna Gaca / March 18, 2016

The 50 Best Rock Bands Right Now

A list celebrating rock bands in 2015? We don't see why not. Rock isn't at the center of the musical universe anymore, sure — maybe…
SPIN Staff / October 16, 2015

SPIN Overlooked Albums Report: Hop Along Gives Us Palpitations, Mount Eerie Elevates the Mundane

We devour music at such a feverish pace that, more and more, great collections of songs fall through the cracks. In the case of the past…
Dan Weiss / July 8, 2015

Hop Along Are ‘Painted Shut’ on Sophomore LP

Like so many other up-and-comers, Philadelphia offbeat rock act Hop Along experienced a modicum of stress with wrapping up their sophomore album, Painted Shut. "In the first week after…
Rachel Brodsky / April 30, 2015

SPIN Singles Mix: Mitski’s ‘Townie,’ Jenny Hval’s ‘That Battle is Over,’ and More

Welcome to SPIN's Singles Mix! The SPIN staff has rounded up their favorite, must-hear tracks for your personal playlists. From Philly punk kids to sexed-up…
SPIN Staff / March 11, 2015