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New Josh Caterer Album!

Mar 7, 2021 | Posted by: SP

Look for Josh Caterer's new solo album "The Hideout Sessions" coming March 26th on Chicago's own Pravda Records! Recorded live at the Hideout, one of Chicago's most beloved intimate venues, this new collection of songs features reimagined versions of a few Popes classics, including "Megan" and "Need You Around." Available on vinyl LP in gatefold sleeve, as well as CD and digital download. Click HERE to pre-order your copy today!

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Happy New Year, everybody! We've got some exciting stuff coming up in 2018...Side One Dummy Records will release a special 20th anniversary vinyl edition of Destination Failure in the spring (bonus tracks and everything!) with a tour to follow. We're ...

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Brand New Songs!

Jan 26, 2017 | Posted by: SP

We recently released 2 brand new songs, "Simmer Down" and "Someday I'll Smile Again". This is our first new material since 2012, and it's the first time since 1998 we've been in the studio with our original lineup! Click

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For the first time since 1998, Mike Felumlee is officially back in the band. Mike was a huge part of shaping the sound of the Popes. He played on our early 7"s as well as our first few albums, including "Get Fired" "Born To Quit" and "Destination ...

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This New Year's Eve, we'll be playing with our old friends Jimmy Eat World at the House of Blues in Chicago. Click here for more info: http://www.houseofblues....

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Smoking Popes are partnering with the non-profit organization My Broken Palace to raise awareness for suicide prevention. The latest MBP video features the Popes song "Letter to Emily" and is being promoted on the Warped Tour ...

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Starting July 10, the Popes will be playing shows with Alkaline Trio. Check out our "tour" page for the West Coast dates. More shows will be announced soon.

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The Popes are guest-editing Magnet Magazine this week. A new post from the band every day. Check it out!

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Popes Tour Videos Online!

Mar 20, 2011 | Posted by: SP

Here's a link to our first tour video. We will be posting new videos on our blog page throughout the tour, so keep checking the site. You just might see your smiling face ...

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This Sunday March 13 the Popes will be on WXRT's Local Anesthetic with Richard Milne. FM 93.1 in Chicago. The program starts at ...

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