Entries for the ‘Upcoming Shows’ Category

Meek Is Murder shares “Full Hearts, Empty Rooms,” plays shows (2016)

Meek Is Murder presents newest track ”Full Hearts, Empty Rooms,” premiered via BrooklynVegan. The ripping new tune sees the Brooklyn trio inject some Morbid Angel slime/sludge into its trademark, forward-charging sound – a stampede of D-beats and angst on par with Converge, whose guitarist Kurt Ballou produced Meek’s new album, Was, on which “Full Hearts, Empty Rooms” appears. Listen, here: http://www.brooklynvegan.com/meek-is-murder-releasing-was-stream-full-hearts-empty-rooms/ Produced by Ballou and mastered by Alan [...]

FYF Fest adds bands to lineup (2016)

FYF Fest is pleased to announce the addition of Mac DeMarco, Classixx, and Banks& Steelz (Paul Banks and RZA) to the festival’s 2016 lineup, taking place August 27 and 28 at Exposition Park in Los Angeles. The 13th annual FYF Fest will feature headlining performances from Kendrick Lamar, LCD Soundsystem, Tame Impala, and Grace Jones [...]

Awesome Fest 2016 adds more bands

Awesome Fest recently added six more bands to their already stacked lineup for the 2016 festival – The Arrivals, Decent Criminal, Shellshag, The Stops, Stymie, and The Tim Version. See the full lineup below. Awesome Fest will take place on September 2-4, 2016 in San Diego, CA. Weekend passes are available for $50, and weekend [...]

Hollow Sunshine ready LP for Iron Pier, play shows (2016)

Iron Pier, an independent record label based in Brooklyn, NY, announced the release of Bible Sea, the new mini-LP from California duo Hollow Sunshine and the first entry in the label’s new mini-LP series.  They’ve premiered the mini-LP’s first single and video for “Bad Company” on BrooklynVegan. Hollow Sunshine acts as the creative union between [...]

Shadow Woods Metal Fest returns in September 2016

SHADOW WOODS METAL FEST, the Mid-Atlantic’s only open-air camping metal party, announces several updates to this September’s installment of the event, including the addition of Mantar, Sacrificial Blood, and more. Check out the new the new full-length trailer HERE and the condensed version HERE. SHADOW WOODS METAL FEST has added German metal duo, Mantar, for [...]

Spook The Herd share “Slurpee Surf,” ready EP for Exploding In Sound

Spook The Herd announced the release of The Small Wins EP, the band’s first release together with Exploding In Sound Records. Set for release on June 17, the duo of Jesse Weiss (Palehound, Grass Is Green) and Abe Kimball (Vending Machetes) have created an album of sludgy summer pop anthems, a collection of six big [...]

Kel Valhaal shares “Tense Stage” readies LP for YLYLCYN

Hunter Hunt-Hendrix’s art consistently defies classification, and with his new project Kel Valhaal he has stepped even further into the unknown. Taking cues from acid house, glitch, and Southern rap, Kel Valhaal exists as a counterpoint and extension of the philosophical ideas put forward with Hunt-Hendrix’s rock band Liturgy while adding to its sonic language. [...]

Cropped Out Festival returns to Louisville

Just when you thought space was quiet, one of the most adventurous festivals in the U.S. is back. Cropped Out takes place September 23 and 24, 2016 at the American Turners Club in Louisville, Kentucky. Since 2011, the festival has celebrated boundary-pushing artists who subvert the mainstream, simultaneously giving Louisville its due as a prime [...]

The Feelies play reunion shows (2016)

New Jersey-based avant-pop pioneers the Feelies will be performing a pair of40th Anniversary Celebration shows at The Woodlands in Maplewood, New Jersey on Friday and Saturday June 10 and 11. Both shows will see the band joined onstage by friends and very special guests. The presenter of these concerts is the non-profit organization Rent Party (http://rentpartylive.com/wp/). Started [...]

True Love readies Heaven’s Too Good For Us for Bridge Nine

Listen to “Your Side”, the first single from TRUE LOVE‘s B9 debut album Heaven’s Too Good For Us, here.  Recorded in the summer of 2015 with Andy Nelson at Chicago’s Bricktop Studios, Heaven’s Too Good For Us is thirteen songs of razor sharp hardcore, clocking in at a breathless 17 minutes. TRUE LOVE races and pummels through anthems [...]