NJ's Dryjacket are an emo band with a couple Kinsella signifiers like mathy rhythms and melancholic trumpets, but this is brighter, poppier stuff than most classic midwest emo. If you can imagine a middle ground between American Football and Motion City Soundtrack, it's a little like that. They also sound a bit like A Great Big Pile of Leaves. Dryjacket's new album For Posterity drops on January 13 via Hopeless (pre-order), and we're premiering its new single "Two Toasters." Check it out:

Dryjacket are also supporting their labelmates Yellowcard on that band's final tour, which begins with a sold-out show at NYC's Playstation Theater this Wednesday.

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Dryjacket -- 2016 Tour Dates
Nov. 9 - New York, NY @ PlayStation Theater
Nov. 11 - Huntington, NY @ The Paramount
Nov. 12 - Philadelphia, PA @ Electric Factory
Nov. 13 - Sayreville, NJ @ Starland Ballroom
Nov. 15 - Baltimore, MD @ Baltimore Soundstage
Nov. 17 - Charlotte, NC @ The Fillmore Charlotte
Nov. 18 - Jacksonville, FL @ Mavericks at The Landing
Nov. 19 - Atlanta, GA @ The Masquerade – Heaven Stage
Nov. 20 - Ft. Lauderdale, FL @ Revolution Live
Nov. 22 - Lake Buena Vista, FL @ House of Blues
Nov. 23 - Lake Buena Vista, FL @ House of Blues

all dates opening for Yellowcard