Entries for October, 2014

Wovenhand announces first U.S. tour (2014)

Check out tour dates below for Wovenhand’s first U.S. tour in support of their new album, Refractory Obdurate, which was released earlier this year and called “a spitting, roaring, fiery beast of an album, a remarkably gratifying listening experience that may leave you feeling more whole, more human when it’s over” by Stereogum. Wovenhand is [...]

ANTEMASQUE announces tour dates (2014, 2015)

ANTEMASQUE is a band formed by Omar Rodríguez-López and Cedric Bixler-Zavala.  They will release their eponymous debut through their own Nadie Sound label on November 10.  The album – recorded in March 2014 – features Flea on bass and Dave Elitch, formerly of Mars Volta, on drums.  Marfred Rodríguez-López recently joined ANTEMASQUE as full time bassist. Fresh [...]

J. Robbins to tour with Jonah Matranga (2014)

J. Robbins–joined by his Office of Future Plans bandmates Gordon Withers (cello) and Brooks Harlan (keyboards, backing vocals)–has just released an EP titled Abandoned Mansions (https://jrobbins.bandcamp.com/) that features new acoustic arrangements of songs originally written by J. for Jawbox, Burning Airlines and Office of Future Plans, as well as a titular new track. J. will perform an acoustic set [...]

Nots share “Reactor,” tour (2014)

Nots have premiered “Reactor” on Stereogum.  It is from their debut LP, We Are Nots (Goner Records), which precedes their fall tour. Hear ‘Reactor’ On Stereogum Pre-Order ‘We Are Nots’ Here Nov 8 – Memphis, TN – Buccaneer (Album Release Show) Nov 11 – St. Louis, MO – CBGB’s Nov 12 – Kansas City, MO [...]

Sundials stream Kick EP

Richmond, VA indie rock three piece Sundials are streaming their new six-song EP Kick on AV Club. Kick is out November 4 on Topshelf Records and is available for pre order now in the label’s webstore and on iTunes and Amazon MP3. Kick was recorded at Noisy Little Critter in West Chester, PA with producer [...]

Jack Name shares “Running After Ganymede,” tours with Thee Oh Sees (2014)

Jack Name have premiered “Running After Ganymede” on Death + Taxes.  The band will be on tour with Thee Oh Sees this fall, and will release Weird Moons on January 20 via Castle Face. Listen to “Running After Ganymede” On Death + Taxes 11.05 Las Vegas, NV – The Beauty Bar 11.07 Denver, CO – [...]

Turnstile share “Gravity,” tour (2014, 2015)

Listen to “Gravity,” the first track to premiere off of Turnstile’s forthcoming new album Nonstop Feeling now on Altpress.com.  The album will be available on January 13, 2015 and is now available for pre-order on the Reaper Records webstore. The record was recorded in Baltimore with Brian McTernan (Circa Survive, Hot Water Music, Thrice) at [...]

Knuckle Puck premieres video for “Oak Street,” tours (2014)

Knuckle Puck is premiering a new video for “Oak Street”, which was filmed live during their run on the Senses Fail ‘Let It Enfold You’ 10 Year Anniversary Tour earlier this fall. The track appears on the Chicago punks’ just released new EP, While I Stay Secluded (Bad Timing Records). 11/11 – Pittsburgh, PA – [...]

You Indie Feature: An interview with Jonny Wolf of The Ghost Wolves

(This feature originally appeared in Ghettoblaster Magazine, issue #38.  Pick up issue #39 at a newsstand now.) Carley and Jonny Wolf carry the name The Ghost Wolves proudly and deservedly.  It’s both a symbol of the band’s sound and a nod to Carley’s ranch upbringing among hybrid wolves. As their moniker suggests, this Austin, Texas [...]

Communions share “Love Stands Still”

Communions just shared their visceral new tune, “Love Stands Still” which is included as the B-side from their upcoming, limited So Long Sun 7“ (out November 10 on Tough Love Records).  Communions are a new young quartet from Copenhagen who came together at Mayhem, the same four-wall rehearsal space as contemporaries Iceage and Lower. It’s from [...]