The second lineup announcement from Fest 13 is in and (take a deep breath) Hot Water Music, Touché Amoré, Masked Intruder, Ben Nichols, Modern Baseball, Pianos Become The Teeth, a Spraynard reunion and more have been added to the lineup...adding to Descendents, Lifetime, Less Than Jake, Strike Anywhere, The Menzingers, Chuck Ragan, Banner Pilot, the Hotelier, Into It. Over It., a We Are The Union reunion and more. Here is the first announcement in case you missed it. Check out the full update in the replies (there are 200 bands so far!) and remember that tickets for Fest 13 (Oct. 31 - Nov. 2) and Pre-Fest in Little Ybor 2 (Oct. 29-30), along with hotels, go on sale this Sunday.
Good Knives have announced their upcoming UK tour in support of their new album, A Place Called Doubt. Dates and a tour preview video are below. Also, their new video for "Heart Is Cracked" will release in mid-April.
Riff Raff has announced his first ever headlining tour. The tour's in support of his new album, Neon Icon. which is dropping this Spring via Mad Decent. Head to the replies to find out where you can find the madness.
I guess it's a big deal or a "scandal" or something in the blogosphere that some celebrities are being paid to go to Coachella and hang out this year. I'll continue not caring at all and being jealous no one pays me to show up places. Hey, McDonalds: I mouse over your banner ad at least once a day and blow my ear drums out -- a few free passes, yeah?
The Coachella music festival in California kicks off Friday, and while tickets are selling for hundreds of dollars online, Confidenti@l has learned how much celebs are being paid to attend the event. Lea Michele will earn a cool $20,000 from Lacoste to wear its clothes while she rocks out to headliners OutKast, Muse and Arcade Fire, while...
The Seattle Times is reporting that a woman who had a confirmed case of measles traveled all over Western Washington while she was contagious last month. And one of those locations was a Kings Of Leon show on the 28th. You paid to see Kings Of Leon and maybe got exposed to measles? Shit ... that sucks.
Hoodie Allen has announced the "Hanging With Hoodie" tour, an intimate club tour where every attendee will have the opportunity to attend a free meet and greet session. Dates are in the replies, tickets will sell out quickly.
UPDATE: The tour is now completely sold out ... that was quick - JD
As they have done from time-to-time in the past, The Mountain Goats will be playing some shows out west this summer as a duo, sans drummer Jon Wurster. In his typical outlandish fashion, frontman John Darnielle has dubbed the tour "The Mountain Goats Twin Inhuman Highway Fiends Tour 2014." Dates and a note from Darnielle are below.
Deafheaven will continue their tour in support of Sunbather this summer with Arkansas doom metal outfit Pallbearer in tow. Wreck and Reference will support and tickets go on sale this Friday at 10 am local time. Hit the replies to check out the dates plus the tour's awesome poster.
Hit the replies to see the first wave of the lineup for The Fest 13, which features Descendents, Lifetime, Less Than Jake, Strike Anywhere, The Menzingers, Chuck Ragan, Banner Pilot, the Hotelier, Into It. Over It., a We Are The Union reunion and a lot a lot a lot more! Pre-Fest is Oct. 29 - 30 in Ybor City and Fest is Oct. 31 - Nov. 2 in Gainesville. Tickets will go on sale on April 20 - check ticket info here - and hotels will go on sale on the same day.
American Hi-Fi have announced a one-off show in London at The 100 Club on May 7th. Tickets are on sale now. The band will be playing old songs as well as previewing material from their forthcoming album.