Further Way Out West Line-Up Confirmations: Queens Of The Stone Age, Röyksopp & Robyn, Mø + More Feb10

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New acts join previously announced The National, Neutral Milk Hotel + Janelle Monáe Festival to take place 7th – 9th August in Gothenburg, Sweden www.wayoutwest.se Following hot on the heels of their first artist announcement including The National, Janelle Monáe, Neutral Milk Hotel,...

OWLS Announce "Two" – first album in 13 years coming on Polyvinyl Feb10

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OWLS Announce “Two” – first album in 13 years, album due March 25th on Polyvinyl Owls have a new record. It didn’t come fast and it didn’t come easy. It’s been over two decades since Tim Kinsella, Mike Kinsella, Victor Villarreal, and Sam Zurick formed...

My Mouth Is The Speaker Premiere New Song / Pre-Orders Feb09

My Mouth Is The Spe...

My Mouth Is The Speaker are premiering a brand new song titled “No Light Pollution” from their forthcoming 7”/Digital EP In Focus via Absolutepunk.net. The four-song effort is the Escapist Records debut from the Ohio-based indie/punk quartet.  Pre-orders for In Focus are available now...

The Fratellis Playing Atlanta, Orlando & Seattle This Month! Feb09

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“She’s Not Gone Yet But She’s Leaving” (In Studio) Video Streaming below We Need Medicine LP Out Now via BMG 2/21: Atlanta, GA @ Hell Stage (at The Masquerade) 2/22: Orlando, FL @ The Social 2/26: Vancouver, BC @ VENUE 2/27: Seattle, WA @ The Crocodile 3/1: Toronto, ON @ Phoenix...

Sex Pistols – Never Mind The Bollocks Here’s The Sex Pistols Blu-Ray (Universal) Feb09

Sex Pistols – Never Mind The Bollocks Here&...

Perhaps fittingly, the 2014 ‘Never Mind The Bollocks Here’s The sex Pistols’ Blu-Ray bow, signalled an end of my 1990’s Blu-Ray player, to my relief  it shows how much times have changed when I purchased it’s replacement, at only £30 (no software though) a fraction of a cost of the old player, this delay is the reason the well packed Bollocks disc review is later than intended. To my surprise it’s taken a while for the the band’s chart topping debut album to resurface on new-ish media fronts, not like the album really ever went away, lost in a sea of neve r-ending praise, amongst a healthy slew of re-issues. But ‘Never...

COURAGE MY LOVE AND JOIN 2014 VANS WARPED TOUR Feb09

COURAGE MY LOVE AND...

GET JUNO NOD (“Breakthrough Group Of The Year”) This has been a big week for Homeskool Prom Records / Warner Music Canada recording artist Courage My Love. On Tuesday they received their very first Juno Award nomination (Canada’s equivalent of The Grammys) for “Breakthrough Group Of...

Chris T-T & The Hoodrats New ‘Bury Me With A Scarab’ Video Feb08

Chris T-T & The...

NEW SINGLE ‘BURY ME WITH A SCARAB’ OUT FEBRUARY 10 2014 “Chris T-T should’ve been offered a knighthood for services to English underground music by now.”THE ARTSDESK “Chris T-T proved his ability to write intelligent, endearing songs, now he and The Hoodrats smash the shit out of...

Modern Baseball Stream New Track"Rock Bottom" on BrooklynVegan Feb08

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Sophomore LP You’re Gonna Miss It All 10th February 2014 via Run For Cover Records, Pre-Order Up Now UK tour with Real Friends and You Blew It! in May Philadelphia’s Modern Baseball have released a new track, “Rock Bottom” via BrooklynVegan today off their upcoming...

Rachel Ries ‘Ghost of a Gardener’, Out March 24 Feb08

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Daughter of Mennonite missionaries, Rachel Ries hails from the inspiring, vast expanses of South Dakota, by way of Zaire. Her formative years were filled with Congolese spirituals, Mennonite hymns and her mom singing her to sleep with The Carpenters. Currently splitting her time between rural...

D.C Americana-Punks The Deadmen (ex-Boy’s Life) reveal single stream + debut EP Feb08

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2014 marks the start of an exciting period for emerging Washington DC Americana-Punks The Deadmen. Riding high on a swell of attention in their nation’s capital, the band will release their debut EP through Eight Gang Switch on March 17th. This month, they kick things off by announcing a...

ISLAND RECORDS AND INDIEGOGO ANNOUNCE “FAN REPUBLIC” PARTNERSHIP Feb07

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LONDON, FEBRUARY 5, 2014 — Island Records and Indiegogo have announced an innovative partnership, launching “Fan Republic” as the first collaboration of its kind between a music label and a crowdfunding platform. The partnership will provide a new place to discover and support...

Kathleen Hanna’s The Julie Ruin Unleash Goodnight Goodbye Video Feb07

Kathleen Hanna̵...

Unleash “Goodnight Goodbye” Video (below) Announce NEW 2014 North American Tour: (# = w/ Screaming Females) 4/1: Easthampton, MA @ Flywheel # 4/3: Cambridge, MA @ The Sinclair # 4/4: Montreal, QE @ Il Motore # 4/5: Toronto, ON @ Virgin Mobile Mod Club # 4/7: Cleveland, OH @ Beachland...

Trophy Scars Announce New Album Holy Vacants Feb07

Trophy Scars Announ...

To Be Released April 8th Via Monotreme Records Listen to “Hagiophobia” Trophy Scars, it’s fair to say, don’t believe in doing things by halves. In fact, they’re more inclined to do things in doubles. The upcoming album from the Morristown, New Jersey quartet, Holy Vacants, was...

Sleepy Sun Live: UK Dates: April 2014 Feb07

Sleepy Sun Live: UK...

Album: Maui Tears Release Date: 17th March 2014 Praise for 2012’s ‘Spine Hits’ “A tender triumph’ – Clash Magazine “Classic… A killer set of rock songs” –The Times 4/5 “A band that just keeps getting better and better” – Artrocker 5/5 Sleepy Sun are set to brace...

Colourmusic share new song ‘Dreamgirl ’82′ Feb07

Colourmusic share n...

COLOURMUSIC SHARE NEW SONG ‘DREAMGIRL ’82′ NEW ALBUM MAY YOU MARRY RICH RELEASED 24TH MARCH ON MEMPHIS INDUSTRIES Oklahoma / Yorkshire collective Colourmusic have just shared a new track ‘Dreamgirl ’82′, taken from their forthcoming new album May You Marry...

Chimurenga Renaissance (Baba Maraire of Shabazz Palaces) Announces New Album riZe vadZimu riZe Feb07

Chimurenga Renaissa...

Out March 25th via Brick Lane Records Listen to “The B.A.D Is So Good” Via SPIN and below. “A voice that merges KRS-One’s dancehall cadences with the chanted lyricism of the Last Poets or Watts Prophets.” – SPIN We were ordained to build a bridge strong enough to span oceans,...

Beacons Festival: Darkside / Daughter / Jon Hopkins / The Fall / Dixon / Hookworms and more Feb06

Beacons Festival: D...

7th – 10th AUGUST 2014 – SKIPTON, YORKSHIRE DALES FASTEST GROWING FESTIVAL IN THE NORTH REVEALS HEADLINE ACTS: DARKSIDE, DAUGHTER, JON HOPKINS, THE FALL, NIGHTMARES ON WAX, HOOKWORMS, DIXON FIRST ACTS: DARKSIDE / DAUGHTER / JON HOPKINS  / THE FALL / NIGHTMARES ON WAX / HOOKWORMS /...

OF MICE & MEN’S RESTORING FORCE DEBUTS AT CAREER HIGH NO. 4 ON US BILLBOARD TOP 200 Feb06

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ALBUM CHART, NO.17 ON UK TOP 40, NO.9 ON AUSTRALIA’S ARIA’S Restoring Force, the new release from Southern California rock band Of Mice & Men has debuted at No. 4 on the Billboard Top 200 Album chart, scanning over 50,000 copies in its first week. Restoring Force marks the band’s...