Damien Deadson is the solo project of former Demon Hunter guitarist Ryan Helm. If you enjoyed his past work, you'll love the new Damien Deadson album, Crown Me, Destroyer, which is out today on Infamous Empire Records. You can stream the entire record in the replies or on the band's AP.net profile.
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.
In the replies, you can watch video of The Wonder Years performing "Came Out Swinging" acoustically at yesterday's Soundcheck Hollywood in-store performance. Don't forget - the band's pop-up shop is happening this week in Philadelphia from the 14th to the 17th, so don't miss out.
Owl City recently wrote a little ditty about Oreo's and is being featured on the cookie and creme company's latest commercials. You can check it out "The Wonderfilled Anthem" in the replies. If you can't get the song out of your head, you can download it for free here.
When I was younger I did. I was like, “Oh. Wow. Some people are harsh.” I’m really excited for this whole album to come out because we released one song out of sixteen and that one song – of course there are going to be people that compare me to my dad and to Green Day. Yeah, our influences include Green Day. It makes sense; I grew up listening to my dad. So I grew up listening to the same stuff he listened to. What I just want people to know is that some people go to work with their dads and some people go fishing...
Soundsupply has released their next 'drop' -- the site's eighth one. Soundsupply is a new website that bundles together a bunch of digital albums - all for one price. This Drop features their very first exclusive album. The new band Dark Rooms (featuring Daniel Hart) has offered the site the honor of premiering their album in this Drop before the actual street date. Check out a video explaining the new drop in the replies.
1) STRFKR - Miracle Mile (Polyvinyl Records)
2) Jamaican Queens - Wormfood (Self-released)
3) Tera Melos - X'ed Out (Sargent House)
4) Jenny O - Automechanic (Holy Trinity Records)
5) Fort Atlantic - Fort Atlantic (Dualtone Records)
Joe Pug has joined the roster for the 2013 Nelsonville Music Festival in Nelsonville, OH. Other headliners include Wilco, Cat Power, Gogol Bordello, Sharon Van Etten and Calexico to name a few. The festival kicks off on May 30.