Portugal. the Man have put together a very cool promotion for Earth Day. They've recorded an "endangered song" to help raise awareness of the endangered Sumatran Tiger. I got a rare vinyl in the mail (one of only 400 were created) with the message that it will degrade after a certain number of plays and that the only way to make sure the song lives on is to share it -- so, I ripped the file and have uploaded it for you (check the replies). Take a listen and don't forget to check out this website for more information on this entire project and the Sumatran Tiger.
Night Dive (featuring members of Portugal. The Man, Kay Kay and His Weathered Underground, Wild Orchid Children, Alligators, Time To Fly, Arper, The Divorce, Dawn Solaris, Map Of June, and Ships) have launched a Kickstarter to help fund their new multi-media project.
Night Dive is a collection of friends and musicians that grew up playing music with one another – sometimes in the same band, sometimes as members in the same thriving music scene. The connection shared by this group was unique, but it wasn't until this connection was removed several years back that it was fully realized just how unique it was. After playing music with other people, and replacing the time spent together...
You can watch Portugal. The Man's new video for "Purple Yellow Red and Blue" in the replies. It's off the band's stellar new album Evil Friends, which is in stores June 4th. Also the band will be performing on tonight's episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live!.
Portugal. The Man will release its new album, Evil Friends, on June 4th. The band's new single of the same name is available for purchase on iTunes (you can also pre-order the album there as well). Track listing below and album art in the replies.
01) Plastic Soliders
02) Creep In a T-Shirt
03) Evil Friends
04) Modern Jesus
05) Hip Hop Kids
06) Atomic Man
07) Sea of Air
09) Holy Roller (Hallelujah)
10) Someday Believers
11) Purple Yellow Red and Blue