Monday, December 28, 2015

Call To Arms: Volume 2 Now Available!

Collective Confusion Records is proud to release the second installment in it's charity compilation series, Call To Arms: Volume 2. 

100% of the proceeds for this release will be donated to Feeding America. At Feeding America, 98% of all donations go directly to helping those in need. Feeding America's network provides over 3.7 billion meals to 1 in 7 Americans in need of healthy foods to help them live more secure and stable lives.

Call To Arms 2 features brand new tracks from friends new and old. Check out the tracklisting below.

1. Cassino - Bottlenecker (Acoustic)
2. Brian Bonz - Apparitions (Live)
3. John Nolan - The Devil Doesn't Care
4. Old Flings - Funeral Mixtape (Acoustic)
5. Rae Fitzgerald - Jackal II
6. Gameday Regulars - The Punisher
7. Travis Hayes - Empty Orchestra (Acoustic)
8. Chris Farren - Desperate Kingdom of Love
9. Tea & Water - Change Your Mind
10 - JD Fetcho - I Dreamt You Were A Singer
11 - Jared Hart - The Leo 
12 - Noise and Rhythm - Crown Heights

Pick it up at

Saturday, December 12, 2015

See you soon, Sayreville...

We're happy to announce Collective Confusion Records will be a vendor at this year's Holiday Pop-Up Shop! We will be selling all CCR releases, as well as test presses, signed posters, and other rare stuff we've amassed over the years. Looking forward to seeing you there! 

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

John Nolan's "Sad, Strange, Beautiful Dream" now available! (CCR-009)

Hey everyone! We're super happy to announce that John Nolan's new solo record Sad, Strange, Beautiful Dream is now available via Collective Confusion Records.

There are less than 20 copies of this left on black vinyl in our webstore. In addition, we have a very small amount (think less than 10) of the acoustic bootleg version of the record also available. 

These LPs come with a full lyric sheet and digital download. and Grab them now before they're gone forever! 

Thank you everyone for supporting the PledgeMusic campaign. We couldn't have done it without you. 


Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Noise & Rhthym's "Ornamental" (CCR-010) Now Available!

We are more than happy to announce that our good friends (and one of our favorite Brooklyn bands) Noise & Rhythm's Ornamental is now available to pick up in the CCR webstore! Pressed on black vinyl and limited to 300 copies, this release is an absolutely beautiful gatefold jacket. The layout and artwork for the record was provided by another good friend, Dave Foarde.

This record is truly a family affair, and the music on it is just as inviting. Check out some pictures below, and PICK IT UP HERE! It's only $15, and you can get free shipping if you Tweet/Insta/Facebook/Carrier Pigeon about it! Just tag @collectivemike or Collective Confusion Records to take advantage.

Hear a few tracks off of the record HERE!

Stay tuned for more!  

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

John Nolan's 'Sad Strange Beautiful Dream' and TOUR

Hey! We're super excited to announce John Nolan's Sad Strange Beautiful Dream will be released July 27th, 2015. Written and recorded over the past two years, and produced by Mike Sapone (TBS, Brand New, Straylight Run), this record features musicians from Kevin Devine's Goddamn Band, Dashboard Confessional, and Bad Books.

You can still pre-order the record through our Pledgmusic page right HERE.

John will be touring this summer to support the record, please check out the dates below. See you there. 


08/19 – Philadelphia, PA @ Boot & Saddle
08/20 – Allston, MA @ Middle East Upstairs
08/21 – New York, NY @ Mercury Lounge
08/22 – Asbury Park, NJ @ Asbury Lanes
08/23 – Washington, DC @ DC9
08/24 – Chapel Hill, NC @ Local 506
08/26 – Phoenix, AZ @ Valley Bar
08/27 – San Diego, CA @ The Casbah
08/28 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Hotel CafĂ©
08/29 – Costa Mesa, CA @ The Wayfarer
08/30 – San Francisco, CA @ Bottom of the Hill
09/01 – Portland, OR @ Bunk Bar
09/02 – Seattle, WA @ Sunset Tavern
09/03 – Vancouver, BC @ Media Club

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

New John Nolan Album and PledgeMusic Campaign

I am extremely excited to announce that Collective Confusion and John Nolan have teamed up with PledgeMusic to work on a new record! It's a great batch of songs with an amazing backing band (featuring members of Kevin Devine's Goddamn Band, Dashboard Confessional, Gabriel The Marine and Bad Books). It's being produced by Mike Sapone (producer of most of your favorite records, including Brand New, Taking Back Sunday and Straylight Run).

I'll leave it up to John to explain the rest. Click HERE to see the campaign, hear a BRAND NEW SONG and to pledge!

Keep your eyes peeled for updates. Thank you all for your continued support of Collective Confusion Records.