Carly Rae Jepsen's new album, Emotion, is being released in the U.S. on August 21st, with new single "Run Away With Me" dropping next month. The record, with five extra tracks, is still scheduled for release in Japan on June 23rd.
Maroon 5 have released the track listing and album art for their upcoming album, V. You can find the track listing below and the album artwork in the replies. V will be released on September 2nd via 222 Records/Interscope Records.
03) It Was Always You
04) Unkiss Me
06) Leaving California
07) In Your Pocket
08) New Love
09) Coming Back For You
11) My Heart Is Open ft. Gwen Stefani
02) Sex and Candy
Interscope Geffen A&M has promoted John Ehmann to Vice President of A&R. The news comes on the heels of John Janick being named CEO.
Since joining the company, he has signed and developed such artists as Lana Del Rey, Aloe Blacc, Cedric Gervais, and shepherded Carly Rae Jepsenís album Kiss, with her hit single ďCall Me MaybeĒ to the market. ďJohn has an incredible ear and eye for talent, and Iím pleased to see him step up into a bigger role at the company,Ē commented Janick. ďHeís an instrumental part of our team here, and his commitment to his artists canít be overstated." ďI would like to thank Jimmy Iovine, John Janick, Steve Berman, and Larry Jackson for giving me the opportunity...
The announcement was made to coincide with the finally confirmed news that Apple will indeed acquire Beats, the headphones and digital music streaming company Iovine founded with Dr. Dre in 2008. When that transaction closes after the summer, Iovine will join Apple.
Lana Del Rey will release her new album, Ultraviolence, on June 17th via Interscope/Polydor UK. You can see the track listing below and the album art in the replies.
01) Cruel World
03) Shades of Cool
04) Brooklyn Baby
05) West Coast
06) Sad Girl
07) Pretty When You Cry
08) Money Power Glory
09) Fucked My Way Up to the Top
10) Old Money
11) The Other Woman
12) Black Beauty *
13) Guns and Roses *
14) Florida Kilos *
* bonus tracks
Interscope Geffen A&M announced today that it will acquire the remaining 50% share of the A&M/Octone joint venture from Octone Records. A&M/Octone will now be 100% acquired by Interscope Geffen A&M.
CEO/President James Diener and A&M/Octone were responsible for the signing and development of worldwide multi-platinum superstars Maroon 5, platinum rap-rockers Hollywood Undead, platinum modern-rock act Flyleaf, and internationally acclaimed hip-hop artist K'naan, among others. "James and everyone at A&M/Octone created a fantastic home for their artists, and their commitment to that roster has been unparalleled," commented John Janick, President and COO of Interscope Geffen A&M. "We wish...
Frank Turner will be canceling his performances at Pukkelpop, Gampel and Highfield Festivals this weekend due to lingering issues with his back that he has been fighting through for over a month. Turner has written a blog to update fans on his health; feel free to leave him well wishes in the replies.
Anyone who knows me even vaguely will know that, as well as being in a fair amount of pain, Iím filled with rage at my puny weakling back for letting me down, not to mention all the people at the shows. I can only humbly apologise. Hopefully I can sort this issue now and going forward Iíll be fine to keep touring til Iím old and gray.
Speaking of the future, people coming to Hatfield,...
Frank Turner's Tape Deck Heart is out today, and his new single "Recovery" is available for free download on iTunes this week. Additionally, FT will be live streaming his sold-out show at London's Forum this Thursday on his YouTube channel. He did some live sessions of new songs with his band, The Sleeping Souls, which can be be watched here, here and here. Oh, and his Daytrotter session is also up.
OneRepublic's new album, Native will be released March 26th via Mosley Music Group/Interscope Records. You can check out the album artwork and stream the band's new single "If I Lose Myself" in the replies.
The Game will release Jesus Piece on December 11th via Interscope Records. You can check out the standard and deluxe edition artworks in the replies.
01) Scared Now ft. Meek Mill
02) Ali Bomaye ft. 2 Chainz & Rick Ross
03) Jesus Piece ft. Kanye West & Common
04) Pray ft. J. Cole & JMSN
05) All That (Lady) ft. Lil Wayne, Big Sean, Fabolous & Jeremih
06) Name Me King ft. Pusha T
07) See No Evil ft. Kendrick Lamar & Tank
08) Can't Get Right ft. K. Roosevelt
09) Heaven's Arms
10) Hallelujah ft. Jamie Foxx
11) Freedom ft. Elijah Blake
12) Celebration ft. Chris Brown, Tyga, Wiz Khalifa & Lil Wayne
Escape the Fate has parted ways with Interscope Records stating the label wanted too much creative control over the band and tours -- video in the replies. They have now signed to Seven Eleven Records.
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On November 22nd, Fred Durst was a guest on the "Poolside with Dean Delray" podcast. During the show, he confirmed that Limp Bizkit has gone independent and are waiting until they can "naturally write a hit song that would make people in the USA attend to their concerts again." So ... it may be a long ass wait.
Greyson Chance, the 6th grader who has gained massive amounts of internet hype for his cover of Lady Gaga's "Paparazzi", has signed with Interscope Records. Head to the replies to see the video if you haven't already.
Limp Bizkit will play their first US show in eight years on July 18th at the Pearl Concert Theater in Las Vegas. Admission is free and attendants will receive a free, exclusive T-shirt. The setlist can be voted on here.
A new single from New Kids on the Block, called "Summertime" is set to hit airwaves on May 13th. Three days later, the band will perform together for the first time in 15 years on NBC's "The Today Show." And finally, fans can expect to see a new NKOTB album out in Fall 2008 via Interscope Records with a few tour dates in September and October already announced (check the replies).