Ivan Ives has posted a new teaser for his upcoming album, Stranger, which is set to be released next Tuesday. The album features 4 tracks produced by the one and only Aaron Marsh. Head to the replies to check out the video and be sure to pick up the album next Tuesday.
You can stream a new Jhene Aiko track titled "Bed Peace" in the replies. It features a verse from her boyfriend, Donald Glover aka Childish Gambino. The track is off her upcoming EP, Sail Out, available October 29th.
Departures and Moose Blood are teaming up to release a split EP on November 12th via No Sleep Records (US) and Fist In The Air Records (UK). The EP features two new tracks from each band and will be available on limited edition vinyl and digital download. Pre-order it now and hear a new Departures song called "A Song For The Sunset" at Rocksound.tv.
01) A Song For The Sunset
02) Closing Doors
03) Stay Here
Sterling Fox - a writer / producer who's credits include Lana Del Rey's "Video Games" and Gym Class Heroes' "Stereo Hearts" - is now working on his solo project. Listen to or buy first single "Ghost." He also has a feature on "Shame on Me" from the new Avicii album, True.
Michigan pop-punk act Live It Out is set to release their new EP I'd've on Oct. 29th via South Division Records. Today we're premiering the song "White People Problems" which showcases the band's diverse sounds and talents. Listen to the track in the replies and you can pre-order it on Bandcamp.
Another year in the books for the Absolute 100. Today we present to you the final 25 entries in this year's edition. It's as diverse and eclectic as lists come, so we hope you were able to find a band (or five) that became your new favorite. Thanks to all the AP.net staff who contributed this year and a big thank you to you, the readers, for checking out the 2013 Absolute 100.
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.