Entries for the ‘News’ Category

Radio Berlin re-release albums digitally

Radio Berlin have been working together to digitally re-release all three of the band’s albums: Glass (2003), The Selection Drone (2001) and Sibling (1999). It seems timely as the band dissolved ten years ago now as well as the fact that all of those records are out of print and not available officially in digital [...]

Somos and Have Mercy prepare split for No Sleep Records, tour (2015)

Boston indie rock band Somos has premiered a new song titled “Streets Upon Streets” today at Noisey.com. The track is featured on the band’s upcoming split record with friends Have Mercy, which is due out from No Sleep Records on February 24. Fans can pre-order the split now at https://nosleeprecords.com/product/7496. Stream “Streets Upon Streets” now [...]

L7 announces documentary film

The infamously fierce, feminist pioneers of American grunge punk, L7, have announced a documentary film, directed by award-winning documentary filmmaker, Sarah Price (American Movie, The Yes Men, Summercamp) Titled L7: Pretend We’re Dead, the film takes viewers on an all access journey into the 1990’s grunge movement that took the world by storm and the band that [...]

TORRES signs to Partisan Records, tours (2015)

TORRES has signed to Partisan Records for the release of Sprinter, which drops May 5 in the U.S. and May 18 in the UK.  She has also shared a single from the record here: LISTEN: “Strange Hellos” via Pitchfork or Soundcloud See her live here: 1/30 – Brooklyn, NY – Brooklyn Night Bazaar 3/18-22 – [...]

Anakin shares “Artificial”

San Diego’s rising alternative rock band Anakin is gearing up for the release of their new, full-length record, Celestial Frequency Shifter, on February 3, and in anticipation has premiered a new song called “Artificial” today at BrooklynVegan.com. The album is currently available for pre-order from No Sleep Records at http://nslp.co/anakinpo. Stream “Artificial” now, exclusively at [...]

Liturgy readies The Ark Work, tours (2015)

Liturgy have announced their first run of live dates for 2015 today with the band playing shows along the East Coast and through to Chicago in April. It will be the first time U.S. audiences will be able to hear songs from the highly anticipated The Ark Work, which is due out on Thrill Jockey [...]

Strange Lords (ex-Against Me!) ready 7-inch

Strange Lords, the band featuring Waylon Thornton and Andrew Seward, formerly of Against Me!, are going to release a new 7-inch. The release will be out in the spring on Housebreaker Records.

Native Lights share “Blue Star,” tour (2015)

Tulsa, OK’s Native Lights will release their debut full-length on Passive Recordings this Spring. The self-titled album is now available for Pre-Order and is officially out March 3. You can stream the first single right now. “Blue Star” is premiering exclusively on NPR. Guitarist/Vocalist Bryce Chambers (Ester Drang) and Bassist Johnathon Ford (Unwed Sailor) form [...]

Hollow Sunshine readies Bring Gold for Iron Pier

Hollow Sunshine and Iron Pier (Self Defense Family, Weed Hounds) announce the upcoming release of BRING GOLD, the sophomore LP from the California shoegaze duo. Hollow Sunshine is led by acclaimed multi-instrumentalist and visual artist Reuben Sawyer (Deafheaven, Chelsea Wolfe, Ascetic House) as well as vocalist / bassist Morgan Enos. Scheduled for an early Spring [...]

Doe ready First Four, tour (2015)

London’s Doe will release their debut LP, First Four, February 24 on Old Flame Records and Ten-Tents Records. Comprised of a handful of previously-released singles and EPs — the band’s first four releases — it features fuzzy guitars, boy/girl harmonies, and catchy pop choruses. For a taste of the record, you can stream “Julia Survived”  and “Oh, [...]