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In the words of another legendary British musician, stop me, stop me, stop me if you've heard this one before...Damon Albarn recently announced while on stage in Hong Kong that Blur will soon be returning to the studio to work on a new record. Let's hope it ends up better than the last time they tried that.
Chris Collum on 05/07/13 - 10:14 AM
After festival-hopping across Europe for most of the summer, Deerhunter will tour North America in August and September in support of their excellent new album Monomania, out today via 4AD. Hit the replies for the dates.
Chris Collum on 05/07/13 - 10:09 AM
We've got calloused hands, but these arms aren't tired... at least not yet.
ReviewsHaverford / State Lines - Split (Kelly Doherty)
InterviewsIlan Rubin (The New Regime, Nine Inch Nails, Paramore) (Kelly Doherty)
John D. (Skate & Surf CEO) (Jake Denning)
Kelly Doherty on 05/07/13 - 10:06 AM
Hit the replies to watch James Blake perform "Retrograde" live on The Late Show with David Letterman last night. As a bonus, at the end of the video you can watch an utterly bewildered Letterman try to figure out how one of the backing musician's equipment works! Overgrown is out now via XL.
Chris Collum on 05/07/13 - 09:58 AM
It looks like Ryan Adams is producing the new Liz Phair album.

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Chris Collum on 05/07/13 - 09:45 AM
Hit the replies to watch Pierce The Veil's new video for "Bulls In The Bronx."
Ryan Gardner on 05/07/13 - 09:38 AM
Watch The Maine's lyric video for their new single, "Love & Drugs," in the replies. You can also grab a free download of the song here.
Alex DiVincenzo on 05/07/13 - 09:34 AM
The Wonder Years premiered a new song titled "The Devil In My Bloodstream" on Man Overboard's radio show last night. Take a listen here. The Greatest Generation drops one week from today.
Alex DiVincenzo on 05/07/13 - 09:17 AM
This Wild Life will enter the Vanguard Room with Aaron Marsh (Copeland) this July to begin work on their debut full length. The band has fully pursued their acoustic direction, and plans to release the record this Fall. In the replies you can watch an acoustic cover of Copeland's "California" performed by members Kevin Jordan and Anthony DelGrosso.
"Aaron is one of my absolute favorite songwriters, and I'm incredibly excited to have his guidance on this new record." - Kevin
Christian Wagner on 05/07/13 - 09:07 AM
Check out a new Mixtapes song titled "Bad Parts" here.
Alex DiVincenzo on 05/07/13 - 09:06 AM
Boxer (Richmond, VA) has teamed up with Eyes Wide (Hollidaysburg, PA) to record a split EP, which was released today and we're streaming it for you. Boxer enlisted the help of Will Yip (Title Fight, Turnover) while Eyes Wide collaborated with Vince Ratti (Tigers Jaw, Balance & Composure) and the end result is a mix of melodic hardcore and 90s alternative rock. The split will be co-released on vinyl later this summer via Meadowbrook Records and Reveille Records. You can listen to the split in the replies.
Christian Wagner on 05/07/13 - 09:01 AM
American Opera will release Your Songs on July 2nd.

Track Listing
01) Shorelines
02) Broken Roads
03) Maps & Globes
04) The Good Fight
05) Baby Birds
06) Ann Marie
Alex DiVincenzo on 05/07/13 - 08:24 AM
You can stream Vampire Weekend's new album Modern Vampires of the City in full over on iTunes. The record will be released next Tuesday.
Cody Nelson on 05/07/13 - 07:09 AM
Patrick Stump wrote a blog reflecting on the 10th anniversary of Fall Out Boy's Take This to Your Grave.
Ten years ago today, my band released our debut album Take This To Your Grave. We were just four unsuspecting Midwestern nerds named after a moderately obscure Simpsons character, living life like the background characters in Ferris Bueller’s Day Off. We were totally unprepared for everything that followed.

Up to that point in the band’s history, we were merely something to do before we were forced to give in to the pressures of real life. We saw ourselves as a pretty cool excuse for a semester off of college. My accountant mother was also the ex-wife of a musician (my dad in point...
Alex DiVincenzo on 05/07/13 - 06:53 AM
The 1975's new song "Haunt // Bed" can be streamed here.
Jason Tate on 05/07/13 - 04:34 AM
Here are the albums that are in stores today. Pick up anything good? What do you recommend for other viewers? If we missed anything, please add it to our calendar. Check out rdio or spinner for album streams of new releases.
Jason Tate on 05/07/13 - 02:00 AM
Jack's Mannequin's "Dark Blue" has gone gold.
Jason Tate on 05/06/13 - 11:30 PM
You, Me, and Everyone We Know's new EP can be streamed here.
Jason Tate on 05/06/13 - 11:27 PM
Demi Lovato's new album, Demi, can be streamed here.
Joe DeAndrea on 05/06/13 - 08:35 PM
Watch The Dillinger Escape Plan's lyric video for "Prancer" in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 05/06/13 - 06:28 PM
So Rivers Cuomo (Weezer) and Scott Murphy (Allister) recently got together to form the band Scott and Rivers. They released their debut LP on iTunes today. Oh, and it's all in Japanese. You can stream the song "Homely Girl" in the replies.
Drew Beringer on 05/06/13 - 05:38 PM
Lauryn Hill was sentenced to 3 months of prison - with an additional 3 months of home confinement - for failing to pay her taxes.
Drew Beringer on 05/06/13 - 05:34 PM
Kirk Huffman (Gatsbys American Dream) has posted a new track entitled, "Emeralds and Angels," from his new project, Real Don Music. Jump to the replies to give the song a listen.
Keagan Ilvonen on 05/06/13 - 04:49 PM
Hit the replies to check out an interview with Steve Albini in which he reveals that a new Shellac album is in the works and is basically completed. The band has been mostly silent since 2007's Excellent Italian Greyhound.
Chris Collum on 05/06/13 - 04:42 PM
Cedric Bixler (former The Mars Volta & At The Drive-In) will be announcing a new band "soon."
Drew Beringer on 05/06/13 - 04:20 PM
The Binary Sea (Christian Guerrero of Bedlight For Blue Eyes) recently performed an acoustic session & interview - check out "Dream Like Kids" and "Fly" in the replies. The band's first show is tomorrow at Maxwells in New Jersey - grab tickets here.
Jack Appleby on 05/06/13 - 03:51 PM
Brian Marquis' younger brother Greg Marquis wrote a song about his brother's former band, Therefore I Am. Listen to "TIA" here - Greg's solo EP can be downloaded for free via his BandCamp.
Jack Appleby on 05/06/13 - 03:41 PM
Anarbor will release Burnout on June 4th. You can pre-order it here and listen to the band's new song, "Every High Has A Come Down," in the replies.
Drew Beringer on 05/06/13 - 02:57 PM
Hayley Williams (Paramore) wrote an update on LiveJournal about the status of her health.

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Drew Beringer on 05/06/13 - 02:54 PM
RX Bandits will be reuniting this summer for a 10-year anniversary tour of its album, The Resignation. You can view the dates in the replies and purchase tickets here.

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Drew Beringer on 05/06/13 - 02:52 PM
There are only two days remaining to pledge for Nick Thomas' (The Spill Canvas) solo album on Kickstarter. You can view a video in the replies updating the progress on the project.
Drew Beringer on 05/06/13 - 02:47 PM
Count Your Lucky Stars Records are doing some awesome things to celebrate their 50th release, including free downloads, rare item auctions and giveaways. Head to replies for full details.
Kelly Doherty on 05/06/13 - 02:26 PM
Fun.'s new lyric video for "One Foot" can be found in the replies
Jason Tate on 05/06/13 - 02:14 PM
You can watch Off With Their Heads' music video for "Don't Make Me Go" in the replies.
Deborah Remus on 05/06/13 - 02:13 PM
Young the Giant is currently in the studio making their sophomore album with Justin Meldal-Johnsen (Beck, M83, Paramore).
Rohan Kohli on 05/06/13 - 01:53 PM
States released clips of new music over on their Kickstarter.
Christian Wagner on 05/06/13 - 01:41 PM
You can read PureVolume's recent chat with The Wonder Years' frontman Dan Campbell here.
These songs are small pieces of a personal puzzle that equate to a cathartic hole—and that hole I feel can be generationally applied so on that small scale it's a really personal record. Lyrically, it's about me. It's about my life, and this idea that I tend to make excuses for fear of failure. I had to make excuses about why I wasn't going to get any better, why I wouldn't do anything bigger, why I was okay with being okay.
Drew Beringer on 05/06/13 - 01:05 PM
Enter to win a test pressing from Maker here.
Christian Wagner on 05/06/13 - 12:51 PM
Today is the final installment of Valaska's video series with us. The last video for us is a performance of "Bijou" which comes from the album Natural Habitat. You can watch it in the replies.
Christian Wagner on 05/06/13 - 12:29 PM
Rolling Stone has some more info regarding Kanye West's potential new album. Basically, anyone who's important in music in 2013 has been rumored to be a part of this release.
Drew Beringer on 05/06/13 - 11:55 AM
Strange Vacation released a new song called "My Own Personal Hell." Listen to it in the replies. You can pre-order the band's new album here.
Christian Wagner on 05/06/13 - 11:53 AM
Here are the bands on your television this coming week. Check your local listings for showtimes.
Bands on TV5/6 - James Blake on Letterman [CBS]
5/10 - She & Him on Letterman [CBS]
5/6 - Fall Out Boy on Leno [NBC]
Jason Tate on 05/06/13 - 11:44 AM
You can listen to pop duo MS MR's fantastic debut album Secondhand Rapture in full over at The Hype Machine. The album will be released next Tuesday, May 14th.
Cody Nelson on 05/06/13 - 11:34 AM
Frightened Rabbit has announced plans to join The National on the road later this summer. Dates for that in the replies. Also, you can check out the band's entire “The Warner Sound Captured by Nikon” SXSW showcase set in the replies as well.
Jason Tate on 05/06/13 - 11:23 AM
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