NK (formerly North Korea) will launch vinyl pre-orders tomorrow at 2pm EST for their Triple Crown debut, Nothing To Be Gained Here. First 100 pre-orders will be on orange, next 200 on blue, and the remaining will be clear. Check out some pictures in the replies.
Pentimento released a video for "Almost Atlantic." Watch it in the replies. Paper + Plastick will also release a set of three skull heads that coincide with the variants of the band's self-titled record. They're limited to only 18 sets and will go on sale at 5pm EST here.
Fall Out Boy's Save Rock and Roll debuted at #2 in the UK this week. This is the band’s best U.K. album showing to date, ahead of the #3 peak of 2007’s Infinity High. Their 2008 album, Folie a Deux, peaked at #39.
Chicago native, Valaska, aka Dave Valdez, is releasing his first video single for "In Voids" with us today. This is the first of three installments that we'll have in this series. Valaska’s Natural Habitat, released on April 9th, was produced by Copeland’s Aaron Marsh at The Vanguard Room in Lakeland, FL. “In Voids is a song that is all about reflecting on where one has been in their life,” says Dave Valdez, “and just seeing who they are as a person and not liking what they are seeing.” Watch the video in the replies.
Well after 5 long years, A 2 night Bedlight For Blue Eyes reunion. October 4th The Studio at Webster Hall and then we do it all over again Mexicali Live October 5th. Tickets will be on sale soon so make sure you keep checking back! Lets have some fun like we used to and sell these shows out!
Beans on Toast will release his new album, Fishing For A Thank You, on June 11th via Xtra Mile Recordings. You can watch his video for "Beer and a Burger" in the replies. Be sure to catch him on the road with Frank Turner this June.
01) Microwave Popcorn
02) Beer And A Burger
03) Dry War
04) Children Of Bedford
05) Angry Birds
06) Rainy Day
08) Protest Song
09) Apple Of Eden
10) Papa Jay
12) Freedom Road
13) M.D. M Amazing (Bonus Track)
14) A Real Life Country Song (Bonus Track)
15) Can't Take Another Earthquake (Bonus Track)
Bob Dylan will hit the road this summer with Wilco and My Morning Jacket in tow. The tour will be dubbed the "AmericanaramA Festival of Music" and tickets go on sale Wednesday morning. Check out the dates in the replies.
Geoff Rickly has written a blog titled "The Nine Circles of Vans Warped Tour." It's a pretty good read. There's an excerpt below and the full things can be read here.
Blood on the Dance Floor makes me feel old and irrelevant. Why? Because I don't know what the fuck it is. It's electro-pop-scream-metal-violence in goth drag that celebrates "cumming" on the audience with giant foam canons and has one of the most positive, inspirational record inserts that I've ever read. It's either horrible nonsense or next-level art. But it's truly made me realize, I don't know the difference. So the singer with red hair and scary make-up told me that Thursday's song, "You know," he says, "the car...