We're pretty big fans of In The Clouds Records' vinyl offerings around here - between the liquid-filled Happy Body Slow Brain packaging, Owel's playable jacket and the other creative shenanigans, there's some cool stuff happening there. The label has launched ITC-TV, where head honcho Dan tries convincing record stores to carry his vinyl. Watch episode one in the replies, and grab 15% off everything in the online store with code "ITCTV".
Even if you're a fan of his music, it's easy to write off Kanye West's numerous public rants this year--whether at hisconcerts, another artist's listening party, or via Twitter--as mere publicity stunts, aimless babbling, or whatever. But if you read between the lines and actually think about the topics he's been bringing up during the Yeezus album cycle--including in his music--and especially if you paid attention to his interview with BBC Radio 1's Zane Lowe, it's increasingly obviously that writing Kanye's rants off as such is in fact a lazy misrepresentation of what he's been trying to do.
Further proof of this emerged last night when Kanye sat down with Jimmy Kimmel to clear the...
Broadcaster's brand new full-length, A Million Hours (recorded with J Robbins), is a concise, fully-realized display of the catchy, fuzzy energy that the band has made its own. The Long Island based three-piece will be right up your alley if you're into classics like Jawbreaker, Superchunk, and The Weakerthans. Today, we're premiering the band's new video for "The Current," so check that out in the replies along with the band's upcoming tour dates.
AP100 artist Vela Ceras is poised to be an upcoming favorite among AP.net's community. Today we're premiering their first single "New Providence" off their upcoming album Losing Touch, out sometime this winter and produced by Roy Mitchell-Cardenas of Mutemath. It should come as no surprise that there are huge Mutemath vibes, be they in the funky percussive lines, the strut of sweet guitar riffs, or some fat bass tones. Did I mention a few Mutemath members guest feature their piano and organ playing talents? To add onto that, the single is the first to introduce a pop-oriented direction in rhythm and structure that calls to mind a mix of Two Door Cinema Club and Phantogram, marking a new...
Ghost will release a covers EP titled If You Have Ghost on November 19 via Loma Vista Recordings. The effort was produced by Dave Grohl. Stream their cover of Roky Erickson's "If You Have Ghosts" in the replies.
01. If You Have Ghosts (Roky Erickson cover)
02. I'm A Marionette (ABBA cover)
03. Crucified (Army of Lovers cover)
04. Waiting For The Night (Depeche Mode cover)
05. Secular Haze (live at Music Hall Of Williamsburg In Brooklyn, NY)
Pretty Boy Thorson (featuring Jesse Thorson of The Slow Death) will release An Uneasy Peace on November 12th via Kiss of Death Records. Track listing and tour dates are below.
1) I Don't Think I'm Gonna Make It
2) I'm Tired
3) Basements and Barstools
4) Don't Call Me Anymore
6) Shasta Lake
7) Get Along
8) I'll Be Down In A Bit
9) New #3
10) You're Not The One
11) Me Too Dwight
12) I Love You Even More
Today we're so excited to premiere a new Forever Came Calling track "Endangered Innocent" which comes from their split with Family Thief. Frontman Joe Candelaria has always had a knack for writing poetic and gut-wrenching lyrics, and he doesn't let up on his beautiful lyrics on this track. The split is set for release on Nov. 19th on Pure Noise and is available for pre-order. Head to the replies to listen to the track.
Lamb of God will release celebrate the 10th anniversary of their sophomore album, As the Palaces Burn, by releasing a remixed and remastered edition on November 11 via Prosthetic/Razor & Tie. It will also include three demos and a documentary about the making of the album. Stream the new version of "Purified" in the replies.
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Veara and July have announced a Canadian tour - dates are in the replies. July have posted the first installment of their cover series with Drake's "Hold On, We're Going Home." You can now pre-orderJuly's upcoming LP, What We Signed Up For.