One of our very own, Paul Beaumont (username Paulb-182) has started a new band titled Wood and Nails and they've just posted a new track titled "All We'll Ever Need" on their Official Bandcamp page alongside the pre-existing "The Night Before" and a couple of acoustic tracks. If you're a fan of The Menzingers or earlier The Gaslight Anthem, give it a whirl.
Lithuania have signed to Lame-O Records and will release their debut LP Hardcore Friends via the label this summer. The first track from the album, "Pieces," can be streamed in the replies (via Spin). The band will also be touring with Hop Along; those dates are in the replies. RIYL Superheaven, Basement, other fuzzy grunge.
Jonny Craig has quietly released The Le Cube Sessions, a 10 track album that includes 5 original songs and 5 remixes. You can pick it up over here, or stream it here. Craig is currently on the road with his band Slaves as part of The Color Morale's Hold On Pain Ends U.S. headlining tour.
Head to the replies to hear the title track from the forthcoming debut EP by The Japanese House. Pools To Bathe In is released on April 27th and this track follows the stunning debut song "Still". The EP will be released via Dirty Hit Records and is produced by label mates Matty Healy and George Daniels (The 1975).
In what I would describe as a "dream collab," dynamic 80's enthusiasts Great Good Fine Ok and St. Lucia have teamed up on a new joint called "Something to Believe In" - and you can bet your ass there's a saxophone involved. Stream it in the replies.
Pet Symmetry's new song, "Class Action Force (Useless Tools)," can be streamed in the replies (via Stereogum). It's the second track to be released from the band's forthcoming LP, Pets Hounds, which is set to drop May 19 via Asian Man Records. It can be pre-ordered here, and some bundles include dog bowls! Woof.
Red City Radio is now streaming the first single from their self-titled full-length album. You can listen to "Electricity" in the replies. The album is available for pre-orders in a variety of bundles here. Red City Radio drops on April 21 via Staple Records.