Tim Lambesis of As I Lay Dying had his preliminary hearing yesterday to determine whether or not there was enough of a case to take to trial. There was and he'll be back in court on October 22nd for an arraignment where the actual trial date will be set. Also, a lock box full of all kinds of steroids and supplements were found in his home, along with $12,000 cash.
In addition to releasing a new song earlier today, Anthony Green has announced pre-orders for his upcoming album, Young Legs, which hits stores on November 12th. He also announced a handful of midwest tour dates too.
Sky Ferreira and Zachary Cole (DIIV) were arrested early Saturday morning in Saugerties, New York. Ferreira, whose debut album releases next month on Capitol, was arrested "on misdemeanor charges of criminal possession of a controlled substance and resisting arrest." Smith was "charged with two counts of criminal possession of a controlled substance, one count of possession of stolen property and one count of aggravated unlicensed driving, all misdemeanors. He was also charged with the violations of unregistered motor vehicle, driving without insurance, unlicensed driver, and having an inadequate exhaust system."
Could Motion City Soundtrack be the latest band to plan a 10 year album anniversary tour? Or is the band planning another "5 albums in 5 nights" kind of deal? The band will be playing I Am The Movie in full at Bottom Lounge in Chicago on New Year's Eve.
Linkin Park's Hybrid Theory is coming to vinyl again via Warner. The album's original pressing is a costly buy on eBay, and the record was reissued for the first time in a decade last year as a part of Record Store Day. The newest pressing is tagged with an Oct. 22 release and is available to preorder for $20.99 through Shop Radio Cast.
Grizzly Bear will be releasing two different albums surrounding 2012's excellent Shields, Shields: Expanded and Shields: B-Side, on November 12. Check out more information in the replies, and stream the song "Will Calls (Marfa Demo)" in the replies.
What do you get when you have Tanner and Nick of You Blew It!, Steven of Dikembe, and Jason of Crucial Dudes? You get Donor, and if you like any of their other bands than this is right up your alley. Jeremy Records and Paperweight Records will be putting out their debut 7" Ache Through My Bones in late November. Listen to "Everything Is Illegal" 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.
PureVolume recently chatted with Jeremy DePoyster of The Devil Wears Prada about the band's upcoming album, 8:18, his thoughts on the current music scene and learn what acts inspire him on a daily basis. And it's also not too late to submit your questions for PureVolume's upcoming fan Q+A with the band.
Now things have gone way past that and you can just have an internet presence and not even have done your first tour yet and if that's what someone wants to do that's fine. I just think you're devaluing the fan base if they come out to see you at a show and you don't even know how to play your songs successfully live.
Talk about an unforgettable performance. I could talk in circles all day about how much emotion Tegan and Sara put into their live show, but you probably already know if you’re seen them or heard their records. 14 years in and the Quin sisters have truly never sounded better. Not to mention the perfect mix of old favorites and new tunes crafted the ideal set list. Between What’s Eating Gilbert’s always entertaining and rocking performance to Tegan and Sara’s unwavering chemistry, emotion, and control, this was a night for the books.
This year marks the tenth anniversary of The Killers being a band and to celebrate the band will be releasing a greatest hits compilation titled Direct Hits on November 11th. The set features two new songs, one being "Shot At The Night," which was produced by Anthony Gonzalez (M83) and can be heard in the replies. The deluxe edition will also include a demo and a remix by Calvin Harris. It also includes a documentary DVD. There will also be a 10" vinyl version spread across five pieces of vinyl.