The tracklisting for Slaves debut album, Through Art We Are All Equals can be found in the replies. My personal favorite is "The King And The Army That Stands Behind Him." You can pre-order the record here.
Joey Cape's One Week Records officially launches today with two solo releases: Chris Cresswell, singer of The Flatliners, and a solo album from Brian Wahlstrom of Scorpios. This label/project is really cool, the idea is Joey brings the artist to his house for seven days, they record an album, they draw an album cover, they upload the files to the One Week website, and it's all available for five bucks.
The Attack will release their multi-language EP, Under The Gun, on June 13th. By enlisting friends and fans from all over the world to help with the translations, the band will be releasing five versions of the new EP, each with a lead track in a foreign language, and available through iTunes in all the territories where the foreign language featured on the track is spoken - example, Spanish version will be available in Spain as well as South America. Including tracks sung in Italian, German, English, Spanish and French, the band recruited help for languages, sent the music and transcribed lyrics, and then received a written translation and a voice recording for pronunciation purposes....
The Maine have announced that they will re-release Forever Halloween with five new tracks on June 17th. These tracks include new single "Ugly On The Inside" and live favourite "Ice Cave." Watch a trailer and hear clips of the new songs in the repliesl
1. Take What You Can Carry
2. Love & Drugs
4. White Walls
6. Birthday in Los Angeles
7. Blood Red
8. Kennedy Curse
9. Sad Songs
11. These Four Words
12. Forever Halloween
13. So Criminal
15. Ugly On The Inside
17. Ice Cave
Back and Forth will release their upcoming EP, Setting Sail, in June via Man Overboard's Lost Tape Collective. Stream a new song called "Left Alone" in the replies. The band will embark on a three-week tour of the southern United States to promote the release - dates are below.
Forever Came Calling will release their new album, What Matters Most, on September 9th via Pure Noise Records. It was produced by Kyle Black (previous work includes New Found Glory, Comeback Kid and more). You can check out the album art and the first song, "Indebted," in the replies. (via)
Beartooth will release its debut full-length album, Disgusting, on June 10th via Red Bull Records. You can stream a new song titled "Beaten in Lips," in the replies. You can also pre-order the upcoming album physically or digitally.
Lana Del Rey has revealed the track listing to her upcoming new LP, Ultraviolence. A release date should be announced soon.
1. Cruel World
3. Shades of Cool
4. Brooklyn Baby
5. West Coast
6. Sad Girl
7. Pretty When You Cry
8. Money Power Glory
9. Fucked My Way Up To The Top
10. Old Money
11. The Other Woman
12. Black Beauty (Bonus Track)
13. Guns and Roses (Bonus Track)
14. Florida Kilos (Bonus Track)
OK Go will be releasing their new album, Hungry Ghosts, in October. The band has started a Pledge Music to help fund the release with a bunch of different order options. New clips from the album can also be heard on the Pledge Music Page.
So this is incredibly great news for everyone with ears: The Wrenshave finished recording their long-awaited follow-up to 2003's classic The Meadowlands. The band says they will have handed the record over to mastering within about ten days. Rejoice!
Update: A new song called "Slow Come On" is streaming in the replies.
Tigers Jaw have launched preorders for their new album Charmervia Run For Cover Records. A total of 10,000 vinyl units have been pressed. We're also hearing that we should get another new song from the album today, which is out June 3.
Billboard reports that over 369,000 LPs were sold the week ending April 20, with Record Store Day on the 19th. That's a record high since SoundScan began tracking sales in 1991, topping last year's RSD-week sales of 244,000 and the previous record, a pre-Christmas 295,000 during a week in December 2013.
Ironically enough, the top-selling vinyl release of the week was Childish Gambino's "Because the Internet." Hopefully it came with a download code.
Per Billboard's data, it was also a great week for indie stores: mom-and-pop retailers moved 19.4 percent of physical albums sold during RSD week, another "likely" SoundScan-era record.
Knocked Loose will release their new EP, Pop Culture, on June 3rd -- pre-orders are now up. The band will also heading out on tour with Greyhaven shortly, dates in the replies.
"This record was written with mosh in mind. It's ridiculously heavy, ridiculously angry… ridiculously emotional. And it feels good to release something that I'm one hundred percent satisfied with. Just expect to be kicked in the fucking balls," said Isaac Haile, guitarist for Knocked Loose. Vocalist Bryan Garris adds "It's been a long time coming and I'm extremely excited to show people what we've been working on. I'm very proud of this record and I hope it's the meanest thing in Louisville.”
Aaron Freeman (known as Gene Ween of Ween) has announced that he has a new band - Freeman. The new band will release their debut self-titled album on July 22nd via Partisan Records. Head to the replies to stream the group's first single, "(For A While) I Couldn't Play My Guitar Like A Man."
01) Covert Discretion
02) The English And Western Stallion
03) (For A While) I Couldn't Play My Guitar Like a Man
04) El Shaddai
05) Black Bush
06) Gimme One More
07) More Than the World
08) All The Way To China
09) Golden Monkey
10) Delicate Green
11) There Is A Form
12) I Know A Girl
Trash Talk have announced that their new album will be titled No Peace, and it will be released on May 27th. Head to the replies to check out an album teaser, the band's first single "Cloudkicker," and the album art.
01) Amnesiatic (prod. by Alchemist)
03) The Hole
06) Body Stuffer
07) Nine Lives
08) Monochrome / F.F.S.
09) The Great Escape
10) Locked in Skin
13) Just a Taste
14) Reprieve (prod. by Alchemist)
15) Still Waiting For The Sun (Bonus Track)
16) Stackin Skins [ft. Wiki and King Krule] (Bonus Track)
American Beauty is a collection of songs I cut at home. Upon revisiting them for High Hopes I recognized their potential and Ron Aniello and I worked on them until we’d turned them into the music before you. In the song “American Beauty,” I get to sing in a part of my range I don’t often visit and that along with its ‘guitar wall of sound’ gives it a little ‘exile on E Street’ power. “Mary Mary” is a lovely mystery, a small piece of heartbreak poetry that sneaks up on you with its slippery grove, punctuated string section and spectral lyrics. It came closest to making the High Hopes cut. “Hurry Up Sundown” is a...
Revelation Records will be re-releasing Soul Search's 2013 7” EP Nothing But A Nightmare -- which was originally released on Back To Back Records and soon out of print. This version has been remixed by Taylor Young (Nails, Twitching Tongues), remastered by Brad Boatright at Audiosiege, and will be presented with brand new artwork. Look for a release later in 2014 along with the band's debut LP on Revelation.