The moment we've all waited for, it's the Ron Artest Variety HourMetta World Peace Presents Ultimate Comedy. Head to the replies for the poster, which contains booking information (but surprisingly, no tour dates), and a clip of everybody's favorite athlete doing what he does best: crowd work.
Former Misfits guitarist Doyle has released his debut solo album, Abominator, via his own Monsterman Records. It's available digitally now, with CD and vinyl due out in October. Head to the replies to listen to the title track.
The Flatliners will be hitting the road this September and October in support of Dead Language. Dates in the replies. The band is also premiering a new song called "Drown In Blood" between 7-9 pm EST on the BBC Radio 1 Punk Show.
Dangerkids will release their new album, Collapse, on September 17th via Rise Records. Find more info in the replies, along with first single "Hostage."
02) light escapes
04) we're all in danger
05) waking up
06) destroy yourself
08) where the sky breaks
09) paper thin
12) cut me out
The Dear Hunter have added a 2nd NYC show with a string quartet. It will be Sept. 5th at Highline Ballroom. Also, the band will stream a portion of one of their final rehearsals for the string quartet tour on Sunday, September 1. More info in the replies.
Shad will release Flying Colours on October 15th through Black Box Recordings. You can check out the music video for a song called "Stylin" in the replies alongside his upcoming mostly Canadian tour dates.
Recent Solid State signees The Ongoing Concept are aiming to turn heavy music on its ear. The band will release its debut album, Saloon, on August 20th but we're here to premiere the new single, "Class of Twenty-Ten." The Idaho quartet incorporates banjos, handclaps into its brand of chaotic metal. I can't stop listening to it. Check it out in the replies and if you like it, pre-order the album here.
Today we're giving away a free download of The Moms' song, "Bedtime." The band has a new 7" available for pre-order via Paper + Plastick and will have a new full-length out in November. You can download the song and check out some tour dates in the replies.
Everyone knows vinyl sales are up across the board, but did you know people aren't listening to them and labels are increasing the cost? Probably figured out the later, and I hope you're not one of the first.
A simple analysis gives the appearance that overpriced vinyl records are not generally being bought by kids for their rediscovered fidelity. From Williamsburg to Portland, our musical choices define some part of our identities and displaying these choices, along with our apparent respect for the value of music, makes our identities non-virtual—i.e., real—as well. Even iTunes has default settings, which display covers from our music library as art. They’re not only time capsules of...
Hear a new Touché Amoré song entitled "Just Exist" on Pitchfork - this is the first track from their upcoming full-length, Is Survived By, due September 24 from Deathwish. If you pre-order the album on iTunes, you get this track instantly. Other pre-orders are coming soon.
Banquets and Nightmares For A Week will embark on the "Manboys Meet World" tour beginning Thursday and running throughout the East Coast and Midwest for the next two weeks. You can find the dates in the replies.
You can watch The Devil Wears Prada's new video for "Martyrs" over on Rolling Stone. The song is off the band's upcoming new album, 8:18, which is in stores September 17th. You can pre-order the album here.
We're premiering NY hardcore act Still Rings True's video for "Empty." One of the newest signees to Anchor 84 Records, the video has spray painting, performance parts, and molotov cocktails. You can watch the video in the replies.
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.
The Devil Wears Prada's upcoming new album, 8:18, is now available for pre-order on iTunes. If you pre-order it, you will receive instant downloads of new songs "Home For Grave" (this song is also available as a single purchase) and "Martyrs." The album hits stores on September 17th.
03) First Sight
06) Sailor's Prayer
07) Care More
09) Black & Blue
11) Number Eleven
12) Home For Grave
13) In Heart