Graham Coxon (Blur), Paloma Faith and Bill Ryder-Jones (The Coral) have collaborated on a new song called "Desire" which was commissioned by the shoe company, Converse. The song will be available to download on April 5 from here.
Pre-orderI Call Fives and Rust Belt Lights 4 pack EP split and receive a copy of each variant and be entered to win a test pressing of the record. Once all 25 packs have sold, one person will be selected at random and be mailed a test pressing. Be sure to hurry, there are only 8 packs left.
Some of today's leading ambient and electronic artists are teaming up for a Japan tsunami benefit album, to be released shortly. Artists contributing include Hammock, Jonsi, Jon Hopkins, Helios, and The American Dollar.
Bear vs Shark's debut album, Right Now, Youíre in the Best of Hands. And if Something Isnít Quite Right, Your Doctor Will Know in a Hurry, will be re-pressed on vinyl with two bonus tracks via the UK's Big Scary Monsters. It will be limited to 250 hand-numbered copies. Pre-order it here.
Parrot On A Porch will release COMPassion, a digital compilation to benefit Relief International in their efforts to help Japan, on April 12. The cover art and a list of participating artists can be found in the replies.
Point Pleasant, NJ-based Like The Stars are looking for a new full-time bass player. The band will be hitting the road full-time starting this summer, so you must be able to tour full-time, and must be able to practice in Point Pleasant, NJ on a regular basis. Please e-mail email@example.com for more details.
The Morning Of have started a Kickstarter to help them fund their European Tour in June. If you donate a minimum of $5 you receive 3 unreleased songs, 1 UK bonus track from The Way I Fell In and 1 demo of their song "Jennasea". Head to the replies to check the tracklisting.
Man Overboard hit black ice and ruined their trailer last night in Wyoming. They are currently looking for a new one. If any one can help, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Also, you can support them by buying merch here.