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alt-J will release their new album, This Is All Yours, on September 22nd. The reported tracklisting can be seen below. The band has also announced a European and North American tour, check the dates in the replies.
02) Arrival In Nara
04) Every Other Freckle
05) Left Hand Free
06) Garden Of England
07) Choice Kingdom
08) Hunger Of The Pine
09) Warm Foothills
10) The Gospel Of John Hurt
12) Bloodflood pt.II
13) Leaving Nara
Death Grips have surprised us once again in true Death Grips fashion and dropped the first half of their new double album for free. This half is called ****** on the moon, and the full double album titled the powers that b is due out later this year. According to the band, Bjork is featured on all eight tracks. You can download the first half for free here and/or stream it in the replies.
DJ Scout (Issues) has posted a new song, "Fighting The Sickness", which you can check out in the replies. You can watch him perform all summer long with Issues on the Journeys stage, as well as a DJ set on the Beatport stage.
Incubus guitarist Mike Einziger teamed up with Hans Zimmer and Blink 182's Travis Barker for a new song. "Til Everyone Can See" will be released on June 12th as part of International Labour Organization's Red Card to Child Labour campaign.
Fall Out Boy's Andy Hurley is now a part of the Toe Tag Riot comic series currently raising money on Kickstarter. The series is pitched as zombie punks vs. bigots, racists, and misogynists and there's a new Hurley level pledge that gets you the ultra-limited zombie Andrew Hurley variant issue of TTR #1 signed by Andy himself.
Conceived as a 54-city arena tour, the show boasted a cast of Incubus frontman Brandon Boyd, John Lydon (aka Johnny Rotten) of the Sex Pistols, íN Syncís JC Chasez and Destinyís Child singer Michelle Williams. Despite the enduring popularity of the music and a well-executed April announcement featuring the cast and producers, the production never caught on with the public.
He said he knew that in my strip, I frequently make fun of my own art skills. And that he thought it would be funny to have me get hit on the head or something and suddenly be able to draw. Then heíd step in and draw my comic strip for a few days.
The cartoonist who last drew Calvin and Hobbes riding their sled into history would return to the comics page. To draw Pearls Before Swine. What followed was a series of back-and-forth emails where we discussed what the...
Today we're excited to bring you a premiere of Pyro, Ohio's new music video for "Before the Sun Sets...." Check that in the replies, and if you like what you hear, check out their tour dates in the replies.
You can check out our new interview with Joel Birch of The Amity Afflictionhere. The band's stellar brand new album, Let The Ocean Take Me, is streaming here.
Yeah, it wasnít meant to, I was going to be writing other stuff, then Warped Tour happened and I kind of found myself back in pretty much the same place as I was for Youngbloods. I wrote all the new songs in a bit more personal way than they were on Chasing Ghosts.
"It'll be pretty fantastic," DeLonge says. "It won't be gigantic places. If there are any fans who want to see the band play, because it's been a couple years, this would be the place to do it. I suggest they follow the website [AngelsAndAirwaves.com], which we're going to be launching in a matter of weeks."
Money raised from the sale of the EP will go to Alternatives For Girls a Detroit organization that aims to help homeless and high risk girls and young women avoid violence, teen pregnancy and exploitation. Alternatives For Girls aim is to offer support, resources and opportunities to be safe, grow strong and make positive choices in their lives.
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Every Warped Tour band announcement this year has been met with: "Who?" and "When will they announce the good bands?" I was guilty of it as well. There were too many bands that I wasn't familiar with, and I didn't like that. I turned to the staff and we came up with 20 bands that you may have overlooked for a special two-part edition of AbsolutePlaylist. Personally, this process has almost doubled my list of bands to see. We're bringing you the first 10 bands today, so give them a shot! We've got both Spotify and Rdio links in the replies. If you like what you hear on the playlist, you can read a little bit more about the bands in the replies and check out another song via YouTube. Check...