Dawes have announced that they will release their new album, All Your Favorite Bands, on June 2nd via Hub Records. You can check out the new song and video called "Things Happen" over on NPR.
01) Things Happen
02) Somewhere Along the Way
03) Don't Send Me Away
04) All Your Favorite Bands
05) I Can't Think About It Now
06) To Be Completely Honest
07) Waiting For Your Call
08) Right on Time
09) Now That It's Too Late, Maria
Mike Campbell writes for Noisey about how independent labels are being squeezed out by the "vinyl revival."
The result we are seeing in most recent years is that independent releases are being pushed aside, becoming less of a priority due to the fact that vinyl orders from indies are usually a fraction of the size of most major label artist orders. To give an example, the first pressing of Philadelphia indie-punk band Cayetana’s debut LP, Nervous Like Me, released in 2014 on independent label Tiny Engines was limited to 1525 copies. The band was only able to get 400 copies to sustain their merch sales on their six-week tour supporting the album’s release, as the rest of copies were...
Major Lazer will release his new album, Peace is The Mission, on June 1st via Mad Decent.
01) Be Together (Feat. Wild Belle)
02) Too Original (Feat. Elliphant & Jovi Rockwell)
03) Blaze Up The Fire (Feat. Chronixx)
04) Lean On (Feat. MØ & DJ Snake)
05) Powerful (Feat. Ellie Goulding & Tarrus Riley)
06) Light It Up (Feat. Nyla)
07) Roll The Bass
08) Night Riders (Feat. Travi$ Scott, 2 Chainz, Pusha T & Mad Cobra)
09) All My Love (Remix) (Feat. Ariana Grande & Machel Montano)
The Wavves x Cloud Nothings collaborative album is now complete and the artwork with all production details can be found in the replies. Although there is no track listing or release date yet we should expect No Life For Me this year.
In the spirit of surprise releases, it looks like Earl Sweatshirt will be giving us his new record, I Don't Like Shit, I Don't Go Outside, next week according to iTunes. You can check out album cut "Grief" in the replies.
05) Off Top
06) Grown Ups [ft. Dash]
07) AM // Radio [ft. Wiki]
09) Dna [ft. Na'kel]
10) Wool [ft. Vince Staples]
Wolf Alice will release their debut album, My Love Is Cool, on June 22nd via Dirty Hit (further establishing how they are one of the best labels today). Hit the replies to check out the brand new video for the fantastic single "Giant Peach".
01) Turn To Dust
03) Your Loves Whore
04) You're A Germ
08) Giant Peach
10) Soapy Water
12) The Wonderwhy (Hidden Track)
All Get Out will be releasing a new five-song EP titled Movement on April 14 via Favorite Gentlemen Recordings and Bad Timing Records. The album art, tracklisting, and a teaser video featuring a clip of the title track can be seen in the replies. We'll have a stream of the first single, "Balance," right here on AP.net at 2pm EST tomorrow; pre-orders will be live at that time as well.
Hudson Mohawke has announced Lantern, his follow-up to 2009's Butter. It's out June 16th via Warp Records, and features Miguel, Jhene Aiko, and more. Check out the tracklisting and trailer in the replies.
Hop Along will release their new full-length album, Painted Shut, on May 5 via Saddle Creek. The follow-up to 2012's Get Disowned, Painted Shut is available for pre-order over here and you can hear the first single, "Waitress," in the replies (via Noisey).
Mumford and Sons will release their new album Wilder Mind on May 4th and it will be preceded by the single "Believe" on April 27th. Produced by James Ford and demoed at Aaron Dessner's (The National) studios, the album is said the be a "shake up" and "development" from their previous efforts. Hit the replies to watch a trailer and pre-order it here.
Track Listing 01) Tompkins Square Park
03) The Wolf
04) Wilder Mind
05) Just Smoke
07) Snake Eyes
08) Broad-Shouldered Beasts
09) Cold Arms
11) Only Love
12) Hot Gates
As Summer 2014 ended, Anacortes, WA indie-rockers, The Lonely Forest, played their final show. This farewell concert at Seattle’s Bumbershoot Music Festival marked the theoretical end of The Lonely Forest. Guitarist, Tony Ruland, did not sit idly by. After sorting through a pile of micro cassette recordings he’d made over the last handful of years, Tony decided it was finally time to do something with them. He needed help, so he called up Erik Walters (Silver Torches) and Kyle Holland (Cumulus), and thus,...
Blur has announced their new album and first in 12 years, The Magic Whip, will be released on April 27th. Head to the replies to hear the first single "Go Out".
01) Lonesome Street
02) New World Towers
03) Go Out
04) Ice Cream Man
05) Thought I Was A Spaceman
06) I Broadcast
07) My Terracotta Heart
08) There Are Too Many Of Us
09) Ghost Ship
11) Ong Ong
Joywave will release their debut album, How Do You Feel Now?, on April 21st via Cultco Music/Hollywood Records. The band will also be joining Bleachers this spring on their tour, which you can find in the replies.
01) Somebody New
02) Carry Me
03) Tongues (feat. KOPPS)
07) In Clover
08) Feels Like a Lie
09) Traveling at the Speed of Light
10) Nice House
11) Bad Dreams
Head North will release a new EP called Bloodlines on March 24th via Bad Timing Records. It will be available for pre-order tomorrow, February 18th, at 2PM EST on the Bad Timing webstore. We will be premiering first single "The Planet" at that time tomorrow, as well.
1. Brave Hands
3. The Planet
4. The Path
5. Old & Grey