M. Ward will release his new solo album, A Wasteland Companion, on April 10 via Merge.
01) Clean Slate (For Alex & El Goodo)
02) Primitive Girl
03) Me and My Shadow
05) I Get Ideas
06) The First Time I Ran Away
07) A Wasteland Companion
08) Watch the Show
09) There's a Key
10) Crawl After You
11) Wild Goose
12) Pure Joy
Bombay Bicycle Club's album, A Different Kind Of Fix, is now physicallyavailable in the U.S. Go grab it and remind yourself of one of the best albums from last year! In the mean time you can check out the acoustic studio version of "Shuffle" in the replies and listen to a Spotify playlist of some of their favourite U.S. hip hop which they have put together as they get ready for their North American tour.
Edit: The opening track "We Take Care of Our Own" can be heard in the replies.
According to the British iTunes website, the name of Bruce Springsteen's new record is Wrecking Ball and its expected release in the UK is March 5. This would theoretically mean a March 6 release in the U.S. The album is slated for 13 songs, which includes two bonus tracks. Fans will recognize "Wrecking Ball" as the name of a song Springsteen wrote and dedicated to the closing of Giants Stadium in 2009; the tracklisting also includes "Land of Hope and Dreams," which is presumably the same song as the B-side from The Rising era, and one of the bonus tracks is "American Land," which Springsteen has played in...
The Cribs are currently working on their first studio album as a three-piece since 2007's Men's Needs, Women's Needs, Whatever and have a working title of In The Belly Of The Brazen Bull. The band has also been speaking about their last album, Ignore The Ignorant, which they recorded and toured with Johnny Marr (The Smiths) and how natural it feels to be a three-piece again.
The Mars Volta will release their Sixth album, Noctourniquet, on March 27th. The track listing can be found below and the album art can be found in the replies.
1. The Whip Hand
4. Empty Vessels Make The Loudest Sound
5. The Malkin Jewel
7. In Absentia
10. Trinkets Pale of Moon
13. Zed And Two Naughts
Caspianís Live at Old South Church is currently streaming in its entirety at Decibel Magazine with a vinyl giveaway. The record drops next Tuesday, January 10th on The Mylene Sheath. In addition, they've entered the studio to begin tracking their next album with producer Matt Bayles (Mastodon, Isis, Botch, These Arms Are Snakes) which is set for release in Summer 2012.
The Sidekicks will release Awkward Breeds on February 21st via Red Scare Industries. In addition, they are also releasing a 4-song 7-inch EP, Grace, on January 17th. The full press release and upcoming tour dates can be found in the replies.
Streetlight Fire will release their new acoustic EP as a pay what you want on bandcamp on December 27th. Hit the replies for cover art and the track listing. Also, with the purchase of the EP, two b-sides "Something I Needed" and "Drop Dead" will be included.
Eisley's upcoming EP is titled Deep Space and it'll be released on February 14th. You can peep the track listing, album art, and more in the replies. The EP is very, very good. Old and new fans alike will be very pleased with this.
Driver F have gone back to their original name, Driver Friendly. The band will be releasing their new album, Bury A Dream, this coming February. A teaser trailer for their new song "Ghosts" can also be seen in the replies.
In a new interview, Anthony Green confirmed Circa Survive would be recording their new album after Thanksgiving, the release of his next solo album and a third solo album, a solo tour, his leaving labels for good, The Sound Of Animals Fighting, and more.
Arrange will release his new EP, Five Years With The Sun, on January 24. It will be available on a limited edition, two-colour vinyl via JUKBOXR Label. Download the first single, "Gone With The Snow", from bandcamp now.
A new Amy Winehouse album titled Amy Winehouse Lioness: Hidden Treasures will be released on December 5. The album features unfinished songs the singer was working on before she passed away as well as alternate versions of previous releases and covers. Mark Ronson is co-producing with Salaam Remi. Head to the replies to check out the track list.
The Republic of Wolves will release In The House of Dust on December 1st. The first disc contains 20 tracks of remastered B-sides, Demos and Alternate/Acoustic versions, featuring several never-before-heard tracks. The second disc is a DVD featuring an 8-song live acoustic set from the Vail Leavitt Music Hall, as well as bonus content such as music videos and acoustic sessions. You can now pre-order the double disc collection here. Jump to the replies to find the artwork, tracklisting and even more additional info.