Entries for August, 2010

Public Enemy drops box sets

Public Enemy is dropping two new Box sets for their fans. One of hip hop’s biggest acts of all time, and arguably the most important political rap group of all time, Public Enemy, has now put their post Def Jam catalog together into one box. The Deluxe edition contains three albums, three DVDs, a thirty-six [...]

AMP Magazine hosts Grabass Charlestons/Toys That Kill split

AMP Magazine are hosting a stream of the new split LP from Grabass Charlestons and Toys That Kill for No Idea Records. Head here to listen.

Watain and Black Anvil hit the road with Goatwhore (2010)

Following the cancellation of their previously planned late 2010 trek supporting Behemoth, Watain and Black Anvil will hit the road together later this year. The tour will see Watain headlining with Goatwhore as direct support. Here are the dates: November 06th Pittsburgh, PA – Mr. Smalls November 07th Chicago, IL – Logan Square November 08th [...]

Clean Equations release full-length, do shows (2010)

On the heels of a 2009 self-titled debut EP, Philadelphia’s Clean Equations returns to the scene with its first full-length album, People/Variables. The record will be released on limited edition vinyl with digital download via State Capital Records (The Shivers, Von Hayes). Here are some songs from the full-length: MP3: Clean Equations – “A Little [...]

Scion Garage Fest announced for Kansas

Scion Garage Fest has been announced for Saturday October 2, 2010 and the lineup is pretty impressive.  29 bands, including The Oblivions, The Gories, The Clean, The Ponys, King Khan, Thee Oh Sees, Digital Leather, Teenager, Times New Viking and more are playing. The festival is spread out over 4 venues: The Granada, Jackpot (18+), [...]

The Walkmen ready Etsy per-orders, tour (2010)

New York indie quartet the Walkmen are now just two weeks from releasing Lisbon and have revealed that they are teaming up with Etsy to create a series of pre-order options.  According to the band’s North American label, Fat Possum, pre-orders for Lisbon, complete with a variety of the added Etsy bonuses, are available right [...]

Underoath eye November date for new album release

Underoath now look to be eyeing a November 9th release date through Solid State/Tooth & Nail for their new album, the title for which has yet to be revealed.

Irons ready split with Pulling Teeth

Irons’ (Converge, Integrity, etc.) upcoming split with Pulling Teeth is currently in the mixing stages.  It will be released in coming months.

Krallice play show, work on follow up to Dimensional Bleedthrough

Krallice are playing a show October 7th with Infernal Stronghold and Concussion at Shea Stadium in Brooklyn. The band has been working their follow-up to Dimensional Bleedthrough for Profound Lore Records, though no word on a date or the current state of the release.

The Acorn do Fall tour (2010)

Ottawa’s The Acorn will be embarking on an extensive fall tour of North America to support their forthcoming album, No Ghost, coming out September 7th on Bella Union, which is available digitally now. On previous tours, The Acorn have joined Bon Iver, Fleet Foxes, Calexico and Elbow. Here is the current list of dates: September 15 [...]