It looks like Blur are set to premiere new material on July 2nd at 7:15pm (GMT). Their official Twitter page posted this a few hours ago as well as a a picture, which can be seen in the replies, of some lyrics which are taken from a song Damon Albarn recently played live titled "The Puritan".
The Dear Hunter and Equal Vision Records announce a new partnership, with the launch of frontman Casey Crescenzo’s very own imprint label: Cave & Canary Goods. Later this summer, The Dear Hunter will enter the studio with producer Mike Watts to record a new album for release in early 2013 via Cave and Canary Goods. Read the full announcement here.
Today we are streaming a song called "The Hum Of A Ceiling Light" from Icarus The Owl's new album Love Always, Leviathan. The indie rock band throws layers of lush guitars and delicate harmonies reminiscent of site darlings The Graduate. Check out the track on the band's AP.net profile and leave your thoughts in the replies.
Head here to read our interview with Lostprophets, where bassist Stu Richardson discusses their latest album and forthcoming stint on Warped Tour.Weapons is released today in the US and the band will be on Tilly's Stage at Warped from 7/12 to 8/5.
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.
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