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Martin Shkreli, the drug company exec widely loathed for jacking prices of a life saving drug 5,000% higher, is apparently the anonymous buyer of the one-of-a-kind Wu-Tang album Once Upon A Time In Shaolin. Shkreli mentions the possibility of paying other artists to record albums just for him, and also says "I could be convinced to listen to it earlier if Taylor Swift wants to hear it or something like that, but for now, I think I’m going to kind of save it for a rainy day," and RZA says they donated a significant portion of the purchase to charity. I hate this dude.
Ryan Dennehy on 12/09/15 - 07:01 AM
Update: You can now watch a short clip featuring a new song over on Facebook and the album is available for pre-order.

Anchor and Braille will release their new album, Songs For The Late Night Drive Home, on February 5th.

Track Listing
1. Watch You Burn
2. Detroit Stab
3. Lower East Side
4. Fatal Flaw
5. Nightfall
6. Keep Dancin'
7. Live Fast. Die Young
8. Chances
9. Summer
10. Still Looking
Keagan Ilvonen on 12/08/15 - 08:30 AM
Two Inch Astronaut will release their third full length album, Personal Life, on February 5th, 2016 via Exploding In Sound Records. You can stream the band's new single, "Good Behavior" in the replies.

Track Listing
1. Good Behavior
2. Sexual Prince of the Universe
3. At Risk Student
4. Submission
5. A Happy Song
6. Personal Life
7. Topper Shutt
8. Andy's Progress Report
9. Good Companion
10. Woodstock '99
Keagan Ilvonen on 12/06/15 - 03:10 PM
Dowsing will release their new album next spring via Asian Man Records. You can watch a short documentary about the past two years of the band in the replies.
Keagan Ilvonen on 12/04/15 - 05:02 PM
Somos will release their Hopeless Records' debut, First Day Back, on February 19th, 2016. Head to the replies to check out the video for the band's new song "Alright, I'll Wait."

Track Listing
1. Slow Walk to the Graveyard Shift
2. Violent Decline
3. Thorn in the Side
4. Problem Child
5. Reminded/Weighed Down
6. Days Here are Long
7. Room Full Of People
8. You Won't Stay
9. Alright, I'll Wait
10. Bitter Medicine
11. Lifted from the Current
Keagan Ilvonen on 12/04/15 - 11:36 AM
Finally, Jeremih's Late Nights: The Album is available on iTunes and Apple Music. The album comes after over two years of delays and several successful singles, and it is terrific. Late Nights features appearances from Future, YG, Migos, Ty Dolla Sign, and more.
Ryan Dennehy on 12/04/15 - 07:16 AM
The time is here, North America. The 1975 has announced a North American tour in the spring in support of their forthcoming album. Much like the UK tour and pre-orders, if you order before noon on Tuesday December 8th you will be guaranteed early access to purchase up to four pre-sale tickets to any of the dates. Hit the replies for more details and pre-order here.
Kyle Huntington on 12/03/15 - 07:11 AM
Nxworries is the new project between Anderson Paak and Knxwledge. The group's new EP, Suede, will be released this Friday via Stones Throw Records. Head to the replies to stream "Link Up."
Keagan Ilvonen on 12/01/15 - 04:06 PM
Kevin Devine has announced his 5th installment in the Devinyl Splits with Owen which will be released on December 18th via Bad Timing Records. Pre-orders will go live on Thursday at 2pm EST on Bad Timing's webstore.
Keagan Ilvonen on 12/01/15 - 12:23 PM
It's been four years since Holly Ann released her debut album, Ravens, which was produced by Aaron Marsh (Copeland) but she's finally back. Holly will release her second album, Light & Bloom, on December 15th via Deeper Well Records. Jump to the replies to stream the first offering from the record called "Carry You."
Keagan Ilvonen on 12/01/15 - 11:38 AM
Tegan and Sara have finished recording their eighth full length album.
Keagan Ilvonen on 12/01/15 - 07:14 AM
Animal Collective aren't releasing their new album today like I originally thought. Instead, the band has announced that their new album will be called Painting With and it will be released on February 19th via Domino Records. Head to the replies to stream the album's first track "Floridada" and then go and pre-order the record over on Domino's webstore.

Track Listing
1. FloriDada
2. Hocus Pocus
3. Vertical
4. Lying in the Grass
5. The Burglars
6. Natural Selection
7. Bagels in Kiev
8. On Delay
9. Spilling Guts
10. Summing the Wretch
11. Golden Gal
12. Recycling
Keagan Ilvonen on 11/30/15 - 10:43 AM
Animal Collective are currently streaming their new album in a Baltimore airport. Apparently the album will drop next Monday.
Keagan Ilvonen on 11/25/15 - 01:02 PM
H. Jon Benjamin who's probably known best for Archer, Bob's Burgers, being a can of vegetables and most recently his role on Master of None is releasing a surprise jazz album. The kicker being that Jon doesn't play any real instruments. The record is called Well, I Should Have... and it's available for purchase on Sub Pop's webstore. Head to the replies to check out a little teaser video.
Keagan Ilvonen on 11/25/15 - 12:28 PM
Pusha T will release a new album, Darkest Before The Dawn, on December 18th. His long in the works album King Push will come out in spring 2016.
Ryan Dennehy on 11/23/15 - 06:09 PM
PHNTMS are hitting the studio in February to record with Mike Watts (The Dear Hunter, Gates, As Cities Burn). Hear a new song called "Foreign Places" in the replies.
Ryan Gardner on 11/09/15 - 04:56 PM
SWMRS will release their debut album, Drive North, on February 12th via Uncool Records. You can stream a new song called "Figuring It Out" in the replies.

Track Listing
1. Harry Dean
2. BRB
3. Miss Yer Kiss
4. Turn Up
5. Figuring It Out
6. Ruining My Pretending
7. Uncool
8. Miley
9. D'You Have A Car?
10. Hannah
11. Silver Bullet
12. Drive North
Keagan Ilvonen on 11/09/15 - 11:00 AM
Coldplay will release their new album, A Head Full Of Dreams, on December 4th and it features guest appearances from Beyoncé, Noel Gallagher, Tove Lo and Merry Clayton. Hit the replies to stream the new single "Adventure Of A Lifetime".

Track Listing
1. A Head Full of Dreams
2. Birds
3. Hymn for the Weekend
4. Everglow
5. Adventure of a Lifetime
6. Fun
7. Kaleidoscope
8. Army Of One
9. Amazing Day
10. Colour Spectrum
11. Up&Up
Kyle Huntington on 11/06/15 - 03:06 AM
In other news regarding The 1975's album release, I Like It When You Sleep, For You Are So Beautiful Yet So Unaware Of It will be released on February 26th.
Kyle Huntington on 11/05/15 - 10:48 AM
The 1975's new album, I Like It When You Sleep, For You Are So Beautiful Yet So Unaware Of It, is now available for pre-order in the UK. The band has also announced a residency style UK tour for 2016 in conjunction with the pre-order, which allows a pre-sale opportunity to any of the dates on the tour before they go on general sale. The album artwork and tour dates can be seen in the replies and the next single will be called "The Sound".
Kyle Huntington on 11/05/15 - 05:13 AM
Rustie has announced his new album EVENIFUDONTBELIEVE will be released tomorrow. Stream two tracks from the album "First Mythz" and "Peace Upzzz" in the replies.
Ryan Dennehy on 11/04/15 - 10:55 AM
Tonight Alive have announced that they will release their new album, Limitless, on March 4th via Fearless Records. You can watch the video for their new single called "Human Interaction" in the replies and check out the band's new tour dates on their site.

Track Listing
1. To Be Free
2. Oxygen
3. Human Interaction
4. Drive
5. How Does It Feel?
6. Waves
7. Everywhere
8. Power of One
9. I Defy
10. We Are
11. The Greatest
Keagan Ilvonen on 10/29/15 - 02:39 PM
Wall of Death have announced that their sophomore album, Loveland, will be released on January 29th via Innovative Leisure. You can stream the title track from the release in the replies via The Fader.

Track Listing
1. Loveland
2. For A Lover
3. Mother Tongue
4. How Many Kinds
5. Blow The Clouds
6. Dreamland
7. All Mighty
8. Little Joe
9. Chainless Man
10. Memory Pt. 1 & Pt. 2
Keagan Ilvonen on 10/29/15 - 12:39 PM
Cloudkicker has released a new album called Woum that's available on Bandcamp.

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Keagan Ilvonen on 10/28/15 - 03:08 PM
MIGHTY is a relatively new project from Angelo Fiaretti, a young aspiring musician who dropped out of school at the age of 16 to focus on his craft. After years of hard work and perseverance, he's about to release his debut EP entitled, Bye, Have Nice!, which is set to release on November 6th via songintheair. The release was produced by Dan Gleason (Formerly of All Get Out and now Grouplove) and was lent some helping hands by members of All Get Out, O'Brother and Big Jesus. Jump to the replies to stream a new song called "Fingertip", read up on Angelo's story, and find out where you can catch some of his upcoming shows. After you've done all of that, jump over here to pre-order the EP.
Keagan Ilvonen on 10/27/15 - 09:22 PM
In the best music news of today, David Bowie will reportedly be releasing a brand new album titled Blackstar on January 8th to coincide with his 69th birthday.
Kyle Huntington on 10/25/15 - 04:16 AM
Jamie Woon will release his new album entitled, Making Time, on November 6th via PMR Records. You can stream his latest single called "Sharpness" in the replies.
Keagan Ilvonen on 10/23/15 - 07:50 AM
Death Grips will release a new album titled Bottomless Pit. They have released an announcement video featuring the late actress Karen Black. You can see that in the replies. More info and weirdness to come.
Blake Solomon on 10/22/15 - 07:44 AM
Absolute 100 favourite Friends In America has finished the recording of their new album Old Indifference.
Kyle Huntington on 10/22/15 - 06:48 AM
Savages will release their second album, Adore Life, on January 22nd via Matador Records. Hit the replies for the artwork and video for first single "The Answer".
“We've observed our audience all around the world and noticed that something is happening. People want to be pushed to do good, or to be good, or just to feel good. We wanted a very intense video, that felt like banging your head against the wall, focusing on our audience: a portrait of our crowd, an homage to music lovers and the good people who are coming to gigs and shouting their lungs out, or just smiling at the back. We were touched by them every night, and wanted to get their message out there: loud guitar music is still...
Kyle Huntington on 10/21/15 - 05:03 AM
Grimes has revealed her forthcoming album's artwork. She's also said that "music" and a video will be out next week. Check the replies for the awesome album art.
Charlie Joseph on 10/19/15 - 10:47 AM
ROAM will release their debut full length, Backbone, on January 22nd, 2016 via Hopeless Records. Preorders are here, and you can hear the first single, "Deadweight," in the replies.

Track Listing
1) The Desmond Show
2) Cabin Fever
3) Deadweight
4) All The Same
5) Hopeless Case
6) Bloodline
7) RIP In Peace
8) Tracks
9) Head Rush
10) Goodbyes
11) Tell Me
12) Leaving Notice

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Blake Solomon on 10/12/15 - 10:10 AM
James Mason (previously of The Vantage and Safety Word Orange) has started PJKTS. His debut EP, Loudest Child, releases on November 17th.
Ryan Gardner on 10/09/15 - 07:50 PM
Rihanna's new album will be titled ANTI. No release date or track listing yet, but you can check out the cover in the replies.
Blake Solomon on 10/08/15 - 08:21 AM
Self Defense Family will release a new two song EP entitled, When The Barn Caves In, on November 27th. The EP is now available for pre-order.
Keagan Ilvonen on 10/07/15 - 11:23 AM
Cage The Elephant will release their new album, Tell Me I'm Pretty, on December 18th via RCA Records. The album is now up for pre-order.

Track Listing
01. Cry Baby
02. Mess Around
03. Sweetie Little Jean
04. Too Late To Say Goodbye
05. Cold Cold Cold
06. Trouble
07. How Are You True
08. That’s Right
09. Punchin’ Bag
10. Portuguese Knife Fight
Keagan Ilvonen on 10/07/15 - 10:55 AM
Tortoise will release The Catastrophist on January 22nd via Thrill Jockey Records. The release will be the band's first since their 2009 release, Beacons of Ancestorship. You can find a new song called "Gesceap" along with the band's new tour dates in the replies.

Track Listing
1. The Catastrophist
2. Ox Duke
3. Rock On
4. Gopher Island
5. Shake Hands With Danger
6. The Clearing Fills
7. Gesceap
8. Hot Coffee
9. Yonder Blue
10. Tesseract
11. At Odds With Logic
Keagan Ilvonen on 10/06/15 - 11:12 AM
Daughter will release their much anticipated second album, Not To Disappear, on January 15th via 4AD. Check the replies for the video to the first single "Doing The Right Thing" which was directed by the team behind Nick Cave's 20,000 Days On Earth movie.

01) New Ways
02) Numbers
03) Doing The Right Thing
04) How
05) Mothers
06) Alone / With You
07) No Care
08) To Belong
09) Fossa
10) Made Of Stone
Kyle Huntington on 09/30/15 - 04:52 AM
Lydia's debut album, This December; It’s One More and I’m Free, officially released 10 years ago yesterday. We are incredibly excited to announce that Bad Timing Records will be pressing it to vinyl for the first time, which you can pre-order starting Wednesday the 30th at 2 EST. It will release on November 13th, and you can find the pressing variants below. While the band is still going strong today - Run Wild just released - many fans consider this record and Illuminate to be the band's classics. To celebrate the anniversary and news, we would also like to dedicate this thread to fans reminiscing on the record, as we always have great 10 year discussions around here.
Ryan Gardner on 09/28/15 - 05:56 AM
Pope Francis is going to release his debut album, Wake Up!, on November 27th. It will feature excerpts of hymns and speeches delivered by the Pope set to original music by Believe Digital. Check out first single "Wake Up! Go! Go! Forward!" at Rolling Stone. I repeat: 2015 is surreal.
Ryan Dennehy on 09/25/15 - 08:57 AM
Absolute 100 favourites Friends In America have finished their forthcoming album, Old Indifference, and are in the process of final mixes. Get ready.
Kyle Huntington on 09/23/15 - 04:01 PM
Kevin Devine has announced that his partners for Devinyl Splits No. 4 and No. 5 will be Cymbals Eat Guitars and Owen, respectively. The partner for the sixth and final split is still TBA. Devine will play three shows celebrating the split series in the northeast in December with the two previously mentioned acts, plus Matthew Caws, Meredith Graves and Tigers Jaw from the first three splits. You can check out the dates in the replies and find ticket info over here.
Keagan Ilvonen on 09/17/15 - 09:23 AM
Sundressed will release their new EP entitled, The Same Condition, on October 23rd via Take This To Heart Records. Jump to the replies to stream a new song called "Beck and Call" which has some strong Motion City Soundtrack vibes. If you dig what you hear, go and pre-order the release.

Track Listing
1. Good As You
2. Beck and Call
3. Ordinary Day
4. Every Part is Moving
Keagan Ilvonen on 09/17/15 - 08:52 AM
Ellie Goulding will release her new album, Delirium, on November 6th via Interscope Records. You can stream her new single called "On My Mind" on Spotify.

Track Listing
1. Intro (Delirium)
2. Aftertaste
3. Something In The Way You Move
4. Keep On Dancin'
5. On My Mind
6. Around U
7. Codes
8. Holding On For Life
9. Love Me Like You Do
10. Don't Need Nobody
11. Don't Panic
12. We Can't Move To This
13. Army
14. Lost And Found
15. Devotion
16. Scream It Out
Deluxe:
17. The Greatest
18. I Do What I Love
19. Paradise
20. Winner
21. Heal
22. Outside
Keagan Ilvonen on 09/17/15 - 07:27 AM
Handguns are set to release Disenchanted on November 13th. A new song, "Self Portrait," can be heard in the replies. Pre-orders are available here. As this post is in relation to Pure Noise Records, I'd like to direct your attention to this post where there's a lot of great information about consent education, sexual assault literature, and much more.
Blake Solomon on 09/16/15 - 11:30 AM

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