Scarlett Johansson is not a stranger to the music world and now she has formed a group that is "super-pop" with Este Haim (Haim), Holly Miranda, Kendra Morris and Julie Haltigan called The Singles. The first track "Candy" was produced by Dave Sitek (TV On The Radio) and will be released on his Federal Prism label, you can also hear it in the replies.
"The idea was to write super-pop dance music written and performed by girls," Johansson said in a press release. "I love Grimes. And I love the Bangles. And I love the Go-Go's. I wanted it to be like those bands: ultra pop but also a little ironic, a little in on the joke."
TV On The Radio have had to cancel the European leg of their upcoming tour, which was set to start today in Milan, Italy. Their drummer, Jahpet Landis, has been hostpitalized. See a note from the band below. The American dates of the tour, in the replies, will not be affected.
It is with much regret that due to a health emergency, TV On The Radio have been forced to cancel their upcoming Europe/UK tour which is due to start this Friday. Drummer, Jahphet is in the hospital; he will be ok but is not able to travel at this time. TV On The Radio would like to apologize to their European & UK fans and appreciate everyoneís understanding and well wishes for Jahphet at this time.
Hit the replies to watch TV on the Radio performing a new song called "Mercy" this past weekend at the All Tomorrow's Parties festival in England. The band is currently working on their first record since the 2011 death of bassist Gerard Smith.
SPIN recently did an interview with Tunde Adebimpe of TV on the Radio in which the singer revealed that the band is working on a new record (their first since bassist Gerard Smith passed away in 2011), they have parted ways with long-time label Interscope, and the band does not have a replacement for Smith as of yet.
Fucked Up's holiday benefit song, "Do They Know It's Christmas?" featuring Andrew W.K., Bob Mould, David Cross, Ezra Koenig, GZA, Kevin Drew, Kyp Malone, Tegan and Sara, and Yo La Tengo can be heard in the replies.
Telepathe will be releasing their debut full-length Dance Mother on February 17th through IAMSOUND Records. The album was produced by Dave Sitek of TV On The Radio and includes guest vocals by Kyp Malone of TVOTR and Shannon Funchess of !!!. The band is currently on tour with Diplo.
1. So Fine
2. Chromeís On It
3. Devilís Trident
4. In Your Line
5. Lights Go Down
6. Canít Stand It
8. Trilogy: Breath of Life, Crimes and Killings, Threads and Knives