Entries for May, 2012

Deathwish releases Summer 2012 sampler

Deathwish have released, Summer 2012, their newest free sampler. Bands included (in order of appearance) are: Narrows, Oathbreaker, Heiress, Whips/Chains, Rise And Fall, Give Up The Ghost (AN), Loma Prieta, Victims, Birds In Row, Code Orange Kids, Touche Amore, Single Mothers, Living Eyes, Punch, Self Defense Family, Cursed, New Lows, Starkweather, and Deafheaven. Visit http://www.deathwishinc.com [...]

Power Trip join Southern Lord roster, do shows (2012)

Dallas-based thrashers Power Trip announced their induction into the Southern Lord family, confirming a multi-album deal with the label. Power Trip will play all three Texas shows of the forthcoming Southern Lord label Summer package tour, joining now-labelmates Enabler, Burning Love, Martyrdöd and Black Breath. Here are those dates: 6/02/2012 Beerland – Austin, TX @ [...]

Age of Consent release single with Suicide cover on b-side

Age of Consent have released their latest single, “Heartbreak,” a dark, bittersweet, danceable track and has already received support from Lauren Laverne on her BBC 6 Music show. The b-side is Age of Consent’s take on Suicide classic “Ghost Rider,” which you can download here: http://soundcloud.com/ageofconsent/ghost-rider-suicide-cover Watch the video for “Heartbreak” here: http://youtu.be/5lpGtoVfCsU Age of [...]

Pure Noise Records signs My Iron Lung

Pure Noise Records has signed San Diego, CA’s My Iron Lung. The band recently finished recording their label debut EP with Sam Pura at The Panda Studios. The band’s EP, titled Grief, will be out on 7″ and digitally late this summer.

Kayo Dot book July U.S. tour (2012)

Kayo Dot have booked the following U.S. shows for July: 07/11 Brooklyn, NY – St. Vitus 07/18 Syracuse, NY – Club Fusion 07/19 New York, NY – The Bowery Electric 07/20 Danbury, CT – Heirloom Arts Theatre 07/21 Portland, ME – Psychic Catalonia 07/22 Boston, MA – Church

Brendan Riviera readies No Ocean In Ireland for Veggie Co. Records

On June 12 New York native and singer-songwriter Brendan Riviera will release his latest LP No Ocean In Ireland via CT-based Veggie Co. Records. The Brooklyn-based Rivera penned and recorded his first full album, The Musician with his longtime friend turned producer Mike Kalajian in 2008. The collective, Looking Glass Wars was formed, and they [...]

Stone Temple Pilots announce Core anniversary tour dates (2012)

Initial dates for what is expected to be Stone Temple Pilots‘ 20th anniversary tour for their 1992 album Core can be found below. The group are highly-rumored to be playing the aforementioned album in full at the below shows with more details and dates pending: 08/25 Mashantucket, CT – Foxwoods Casino 08/27 Huntington, NY – The [...]

The Casualties join Season of Mist roster

The Casualties have joined up with Season of Mist for their next album. The band recently completed recording their Season of Mist debut at Planet Z Studios in Hadley, Massachusetts, with producer Zeuss (Municipal Waste, Madball). Details on the album are expected to be announced soon.

Odd Future release New Era cap

Odd Future gets their very own New Era 59Fifty Cap with the ‘OF’ logo on the back and the word ‘High’ up front. It is available for purchase here: http://store.oddfuture.com/collections/accessories/products/high-hat-black.

Bands on Bands: Gared O’Donnell (Hawks And Doves, Planes Mistaken For Stars) on Kill Creek

For a decade, Gared O’Donnell laid waste with his monolithic band Planes Mistaken For Stars. When he was sequestered in his down time, he worked on several ideas that eventually became the output for Hawks And Doves. Recorded in different parts of the country with Jon Gaunt, Matt Radick, and Chris Wollard, the resulting album, [...]