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Warpaint have confirmed that they are currently recording their second album.
Kyle Huntington on 02/11/13 - 06:01 AM
Austrian emo/ indie rockers Rika have joined the Count Your Lucky Stars Records roster and have announced a February 15 release for their new LP How to Draw a River, Step by Step, which will be co-released by Count Your Lucky Stars in the US and Goddamn Records in Austria. You can download "Port Dover" taken from the upcoming album for free here.
Kelly Doherty on 02/10/13 - 10:09 AM
American Verse and The Tired and True will release a split on March 26th via Broken Rim Records. Pre-order the 7" here, and watch a teaser video in the replies.

Track Listing
01) American Verse - Sleepless Nights, Restless Days
02) American Verse - These Hours
03) The Tired and True - Clockwatcher
04) The Tired and True - Somebody Else
Alex DiVincenzo on 02/09/13 - 09:19 AM
The Stick People will release their debut album, Madness, on April 23rd via EFM Records. Listen to the first single, "Think About That," here, and check back next Friday to stream a new song.

Track Listing
01) Open Up
02) Waiting
03) Madness
04) I Am the Rain
05) Bulletproof
06) Think About That
07) My Everything
08) The Box
09) Hello, Goodbye
10) Flip
11) Matter of Time
12) Trust
13) Misery's Angel
Alex DiVincenzo on 02/08/13 - 11:20 AM
Melvins will release a covers album titled Everybody Loves Sausages on April 30th via Ipecac Recordings.

Track Listing
01) Warhead (Venom; Guest: Scott Kelly of Neurosis)
02) Best Friend (Queen; Guest: Caleb Benjamin of Tweak Bird)
03) Black Betty (Original artist unknown)
04) Set It On Fire (The Scientists; Guest: Mark Arm)
05) Station To Station (David Bowie; Guest: JG Thirlwell)
06) Attitude (The Kinks: Guest: Clem Burke of Blondie)
07) Female Trouble (Divine a.k.a. John Waters)
08) Carpe Diem (The Fugs)
09) Timothy Leary Lives (Pop-O-Pies)
10) In Every Dream Home A Heartache (Roxy Music; Guests: Jello Biafra and Kevin Rutmanis)
11) Romance (Tales of Terror)
12)...
Alex DiVincenzo on 02/08/13 - 10:18 AM
The track listing for The Strokes' upcoming album, Comedown Machine, has been released.

Track Listing
01) Tap Out
02) All The Time
03) One Way Trigger
04) Welcome to Japan
05) 80’s Comedown Machine
06) 50/50
07) Slow Animals
08) Partners in Crime
09) Chances
10) Happy Endings
11) Call it Fate, Call it Karma

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Keagan Ilvonen on 02/08/13 - 09:02 AM
Jenny Owen Youngs' album, An Unwavering Band Of Light was released a year ago today. In celebration, she has put the album on Bandcamp for pay what you want.
Keagan Ilvonen on 02/07/13 - 09:30 AM
Jenny Lewis sang on both of The Postal Service's unreleased tracks that will be on the tenth anniversary of Give Up.
Keagan Ilvonen on 02/07/13 - 08:48 AM
James Blake will release his new album, Overgrown, on April 8th, 2013 via Republic Records.
Keagan Ilvonen on 02/07/13 - 08:44 AM
Dungeonesse will release their Self-Titled debut on May 14th, 2013 via Secretly Canadian Records. You can stream the first track, "Shucks," in the replies.

Track Listing
01) Shucks
02) Drive You Crazy
03) Show You
04) Private Party
05) Nightlight
06) This Could Be Home (Featuring TT The Artist)
07) Wake Me Up
08) Cadillac (Featuring DDm)
09) Anywhere You Are
10) Soon
Keagan Ilvonen on 02/07/13 - 08:20 AM
CHVRCHES will release their new EP, Recover, on March 26th via Glassnote Records. You can stream the first track off the EP, "Recover," in the replies.

Track Listing
01) Recover
02) ZVVL
03) Now Is Not The Time
04) Recover (Cid Rim Remix)
05) Recover (Curxes' 1996 Remix)
Keagan Ilvonen on 02/07/13 - 08:08 AM
Conditions will release their new album, Full of War, on March 26th, 2013 through Good Fight Music/eOne Music. The interview where they announce the album can be seen in the replies.

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Keagan Ilvonen on 02/07/13 - 07:37 AM
Elton John will also be appearing on the new Queens of The Stone Age album.

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Keagan Ilvonen on 02/07/13 - 07:30 AM
David Bowie's highly anticipated new album, The Next Day, will be available in various formats including a deluxe CD and vinyl edition with bonus tracks. The album, Bowie's first in a decade, is released on March 11th in the UK and March 12th in North America.

Tracklisting
01) The Next Day
02) Dirty Boys
03) The Stars (Are Out Tonight)
04) Love Is Lost
05) Where Are We Now?
06) Valentine’s Day
07) If You Can See Me
08) I'd Rather Be High
09) Boss of Me
10) Dancing Out In Space
11) How Does the Grass Grow?
12) (You Will) Set the World On Fire
13) You Feel So Lonely You Could Die
14) Heat

Bonus tracks:
15) So She
16) Plan
17) I'll Take You There
18) God Bless The...
Kyle Huntington on 02/07/13 - 05:10 AM
The tracklisting and artwork, which can be seen in the replies, have been released for Justin Timberlake's forthcoming album The 20/20 Experience.

Track Listing
01) Pusher Lover Girl
02) Suit & Tie
03) Don't Hold The Wall
04) Strawberry Bubblegum
05) Tunnel Vision
06) Spaceship Coupe
07) That Girl
08) Let The Groove In
09) Mirrors
10) Blue Ocean Floor
Kyle Huntington on 02/06/13 - 05:54 PM
HIM's official site has been turned into a countdown.

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Jason Tate on 02/06/13 - 09:52 AM
Looks like Touché Amoré and Title Fight have a split 7" coming out on April 23rd.
Drew Beringer on 02/05/13 - 04:50 PM
Ontario alt-rockers, Ravenscode, have released their debut album District Of Broken Hope today. Head to replies to hear a track from the album.
Kelly Doherty on 02/05/13 - 12:06 PM
Vampire Weekend have released the title of their third LP in a unique way. The band placed an ad in The New York Times classified section revealing the title of their new album, Modern Vampires of The City. The band will release their new album on May 7th, 2013 via XL Recordings.

Track Listing
01) Obvious Bicycle
02) Unbelievers
03) Step
04) Diane Young
05) Don't Lie
06) Hannah Hunt
07) Everlasting Arms
08) Finger Back
09) Worship You
10) Ya Hey
11) Hudson
12) Young Lion
Keagan Ilvonen on 02/04/13 - 05:41 AM
A lost Jimi Hendrix album is going to be released this year.

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Keagan Ilvonen on 02/02/13 - 11:14 PM
View From An Airplane will release their new full length album this Spring.
Keagan Ilvonen on 02/02/13 - 10:59 PM
Dance Gavin Dance guitarist Will Swan has formed Blue Swan Records and signed Las Vegas' Stolas, who will release their new full-length on March 14. The record features guest vocals from A Lot Like Birds' Kurt Travis and Cory Lockwood, DGD's Tilian Pearson, Hail The Sun's Donovan Melero, and Jonny Craig. Tracklisting, tour dates, and additional info in the replies.
Jack Appleby on 02/02/13 - 05:44 PM
Update: The album is now available here.

Apparently My Bloody Valentine is going to release their new album tonight.

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Keagan Ilvonen on 02/02/13 - 01:49 PM
Koji will have a special 7" for sale on the Acoustic Basement Tour, which kicks off today. It features a new song titled "Distance/Divide" and a cover of Evan Dando's "All My Life." It's limited to 300 copies, and it will not be available digitally.
Alex DiVincenzo on 02/01/13 - 10:44 AM
For Today will release an EP/DVD titled Prevailer on April 2nd via Razor & Tie. Watch a trailer in the replies.

Track Listing
01) From Zion
02) Crown of Thorns
03) Flesh And Blood
04) Open Heaven
05) Fearless (Acoustic)
Alex DiVincenzo on 02/01/13 - 09:37 AM
Head to the replies to look at Surprises' (Brooks of The Afterlife Kids) artwork for their upcoming record, Goes Without Saying.
Christian Wagner on 01/31/13 - 09:35 AM
Tilian Pearson (Dance Gavin Dance/ex-Tides of Man) will release his new solo debut album, Material Me on March 19th, 2013.

Track Listing
01) Now Or Never
02) Someday
03) Waste My Time
04) Chemicals
05) Up In The Air
06) You'll Forget Me Soon
07) Favor The Gods
08) Perfect Lie
09) Ghost
10) Flutter
11) Feel It Again
Keagan Ilvonen on 01/30/13 - 09:08 AM
The Strokes will release their new album, Comedown Machine on March 26,2013 via RCA Records. The first single is titled "All the Time" and will be available as an instant download with iTunes pre-orders beginning February 19.

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Keagan Ilvonen on 01/30/13 - 08:06 AM
Hierophant will be releasing Great Mother: Holy Monster through Bridge 9 on March 26th. Head to the replies to see the artwork.

Track Listing
01) Son of the New Faith
02) Son of the Tongue's Prison
03) Son of the Four-Hands Way
04) Son of the Carcinoma
05) Son of Egotistic Love
06) Son of Public Castration
07) Son of the Cathartic Cave
08) Son of the Black Mirror
Dre Okorley on 01/30/13 - 08:03 AM
Wolf People will release their sophomore album, Fain on April 30th, 2013 via Jagjaguwar Records. You can stream a new track entitled "All Returns" in the replies.
Keagan Ilvonen on 01/29/13 - 10:01 PM
Thee Oh Sees will release their new album, Floating Coffin on April 16th, 2013 via Castle Face Records.
Keagan Ilvonen on 01/29/13 - 09:55 PM
MGMT recently discussed their new album with Rolling Stone. It is tentatively due for a June release.

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Keagan Ilvonen on 01/29/13 - 11:42 AM
She & Him will release their new album, Volume 3 on May 7th, 2013 via Merge Records. The band has also announced new tour dates which you can find in the replies.

Track Listing
01) I've Got Your Number, Son
02) Never Wanted Your Love
03) Baby
04) I Could've Been Your Girl
05) Turn to White
06) Somebody Sweet to Talk To
07) Something's Haunting You
08) Together
09) Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me
10) Snow Queen
11) Sunday Girl
12) London
13) Shadow of Love
14). Reprise (I Could've Been Your Girl)
Keagan Ilvonen on 01/29/13 - 10:29 AM
Dawes will release their new album, Stories Don't End on April 9th via HUB Records. You can find an album teaser in the replies.

Track Listing
01) Just Beneath The Surface
02) From A Window Seat
03) Just My Luck
04) Someone Will
05) Most People
06) Something In Common
07) Hey Lover
08) Bear Witness
09) Stories Don't End
10) From The Right Angle
11) Side Effects
12) Just Beneath The Surface (Reprise)
Keagan Ilvonen on 01/29/13 - 09:38 AM
Waxahatchee will release her new album, Cerulean Salt on March 5th, 2013 via Don Giovanni Records. You can find the album artwork, a new song entitled, "Peace and Quiet," and her upcoming tour dates in the replies.

Track Listing
01) Hollow Bedroom
02) Dixie Cups & Jars
03) Lips and Limbs
04) Blue Pt. II
05) Brother Bryan
06) Coast to Coast
07) Tangled Envisioning
08) Misery Over Dispute
09) Lively
10) Waiting
11) Swan Dive
12) Peace and Quiet
13) You're Damanged
Keagan Ilvonen on 01/28/13 - 10:58 PM
Wavves will release their new album, Afraid of Heights on March 26th, 2013 via Mom + Pop Records. You can find the album artwork and a new song entitled, "Demon to Lean On," and the band's upcoming tour dates with FIDLAR in the replies.

Track Listing
01) Sail to the Sun
02) Demon to Lean On
03) Mystic
04) Lunge Forward
05) Dog
06) Afraid of Heights
07) Paranoid
08) Cop
09) Beat Me Up
10) Everything Is My Fault
11) That's On Me
12) Gimme a Knife
13) I Can't Dream
14) Hippies Is Punks (iTunes Bonus)
Keagan Ilvonen on 01/28/13 - 09:11 PM
Listen to "Follow Baby", the new single from one of our "Most Anticipated" albums this year by Peace, here. Their debut album will be titled In Love and is released on March 25th via Columbia Records.
Kyle Huntington on 01/28/13 - 05:36 PM
Surfer Blood's new album will be titled, Pythons and will be released this Summer via Warner Bros. You can listen to a new song entitled "Weird Shapes" off the upcoming album in the replies. You can get a free download of the track by signing up for the band's mailing list.
Keagan Ilvonen on 01/28/13 - 02:23 PM
Vinyl repressings of At The Drive-In's Acrobatic Tenement and Relationship of Command will be released on March 5th and April 22nd, respectively. Relationship of Command will also be sold on limited color vinyl for Record Store Day on April 20th.
Drew Beringer on 01/28/13 - 01:39 PM
The Guardian has confirmed that Daft Punk have signed a deal with Columbia and will, indeed, release a new album in May. Let's all celebrate, one more time!
Lueda Alia on 01/28/13 - 01:01 PM
Laura Stevenson will release Wheel on April 23rd via Don Giovanni Records. Stream a new song titled "Runner" here.

Track Listing

01) Renée
02) Triangle
03) Runner
04) Every Tense
05) Bells & Whistles
06) Sink, Swim
07) The Hole
08) Eleonora
09) The Move
10) Journey to the Center of the Earth
11) Telluride
12) L-Dopa
13) The Wheel
Alex DiVincenzo on 01/28/13 - 12:43 PM
British Sea Power has confirmed that they will release their new album Machineries Of Joy via Rough Trade on April 1st. The band will also be heading out on a UK tour in support of the release, check out the dates in the replies.
Kyle Huntington on 01/28/13 - 04:42 AM
My Bloody Valentine's followup to Loveless could be released in "two or three days," according to frontman Kevin Shields, who dropped the info while talking to the crowd tonight. You can find the footage in the replies along with a new song the band played.
Keagan Ilvonen on 01/27/13 - 05:59 PM
Kaddisfly will release Horses Galloping on Sailboats later this year. You can watch a teaser in the replies.

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Keagan Ilvonen on 01/25/13 - 04:35 PM
She & Him will release their new album this Spring.
Keagan Ilvonen on 01/25/13 - 03:14 PM
Amazon lists Shone's debut album, Heat Thing, with a February 5th digital release via Procrastinate Music Traitors (Brand New). You can also listen to previews of every song.

Track Listing
01) Piano Wire Number 12
02) Metal Bones
03) Fischer King
04) Defender 237
05) Baby Shakes
06) Black Death
07) Kin
08) Slithering
09) Bestial
Alex DiVincenzo on 01/25/13 - 11:30 AM
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