Here are the albums that are in stores today. Pick up anything good? What do you recommend for other viewers? If we missed anything, please add it to our calendar. Check out rdio or spotify for album streams of new releases.
Noisey has started a new mini-doc series called Sound Off! hosted by Andrew Seward (ex-Against Me!). The first band to be featured is Touche Amore and it's nothing short of great. Hit the replies to check it out.
In an interview with Radio.com, Hayley Willams said Paramore has already begun some writing for their fifth album, and will continue to do more throughout the summer. You can check out the interview in the replies.
Fast Astronaut (ex-The Dear Hunter) is looking for another member to join the band. They're looking for a bassist that can sing, but are open to other submissions as well. They're also based out of Nashville, Tennessee. So if you fit all of those things, send them over an email at email@example.com. You can also stream the band's new EP in the replies.
Dawn Golden's new music video for "All I Want" can be seen in the replies. This is definitely an artist you want to keep an eye on this year. His new album, Still Life can be pre-ordered now and will be released this Spring via Mad Decent.
After its limited bootleg pressing and copies available on his current Deep Web Tour, Childish Gambinoís Because The Internet will finally get a larger vinyl release, as part of Record Store Day 2014. The new run is limited to 5,000 copies, includes the original artwork and is packaged along with a metallic o-card (sleeve), printed inner sleeves and a 72-page booklet (12″ by 12″). That booklet may be why itís priced at $40 for the event.
Why Bother?, the solo project of The Wonder Years' Nick Steinborn, have released a new song called "Still Not That Great." It's in the replies. His latest EP, This Isn't Very Good, is being sold at TWY merch table on tour.
Spring Break is kicking off and that means it's time for SXSW to start up! I'll be hanging out throughout Austin this week, catching as many shows as I can. If you're around or you see me, feel free to give me a shout. You can follow me on Twitter or Instagram (@RyanGardnerC) to stay updated with what I'm doing. I think I'll be starting either tomorrow or Wednesday, and I'll be posting daily recaps on the site. Let the excitement, insanity, and exhaustion begin!
Somos will be releasing one of our favorite punk rock records of the year on March 25th. Today, we are premiering a new track titled "Distorted Vision," which is off the stellar album Temple of Plenty. If you've been missing the vibes from bands like Name Taken and Armor For Sleep, then this jam will be right up your alley. Check it out in the replies and then pre-order it from Tiny Engines.
"There was never any thought, nor will there be any thought or consideration to ever have a fifth member. It's always going to be the four of us. As far as live, we're figuring it out, but we like it better than having an extra person. It's definitely easier to worry about us four than trying to find someone."