Entries for March, 2016

John Congleton and the Nighty Nite to release LP via Fat Possum, tour (2016)

Legendary Grammy award-winning producer (St. Vincent, Explosions in the Sky, David Byrne) and formerly of The Paper Chase, John Congleton is now streaming his first solo album as John Congleton and the Nighty Nite. Until the Horror Goes (Fat Possum, 4/1), up today on Consequence of Sound, is a strange, deeply personal and existential opus. Congleton’s [...]

DFMK van burns, Indiegogo campaign launched

On March 28, DFMK’s van caught fire while on tour in California. They sprung an oil leak while traveling and eventually the rear tire caught on fire. The band’s four members and their friends traveling with them, all made it out safely. Unfortunately, there was not enough time to salvage any of their Instruments or [...]

Unwritten Law to release Acoustic, tour (2016)

Formed in San Diego in the early ‘90s Unwritten Law has undeniably paved the way for musicians around the world with staple Multi-Platinum releases like Elva, Unwritten Law, and Live and Lawless. At the top of the year, the band announced their highly anticipated eighth studio album, Acoustic due out TOMORROW via Cyber Tracks, owned by [...]

PINKWASH readies LP for Don Giovanni Records, tours (2016)

Philadelphia prog-punk duo PINKWASH will release their full-length debut record, COLLECTIVE SIGH, May 13 on Don Giovanni Records. Comprised of long time friends Joey Doubek and Ashley Arnwine, who have previously played in Mass Movement of the Moth, Ingrid, Waxahatchee (Ashley is a current member), Des Ark, etc., the band has delivered a dark, durgy [...]

Woods ready ninth LP for Woodsist, team with Habitat for skateboard, tour (2016)

On April 8, Woods will release its ninth LP, City Sun Eater in the River of Light on its own Woodsist label. You’ll also be able to purchase the new album in skateboard form, as the band’s new deck for Habitat will be released the same day, along with a download code for City Sun [...]

PUP share video for “If This Tour Doesn’t Kill You, I Will,” tour (2016)

In the video for their new single “If This Tour Doesn’t Kill You, I Will,” Toronto punks PUP act out a shocking scenario of their life on the road. Having toured all over the world since the release of their self-titled debut in 2013, it’s a perspective they know all too well, and one that [...]

Convictions ready debut for InVogue, tour (2016)

Convictions will be releasing their label debut I Will Become via InVogue Records on April 29, 2016. The new album is produced by Nick Ingram (Before Their Eyes, Dayseeker, Hotel Books) and features 11 brand new tracks. You can stream the first single “Brother’s Blood” over at the InVogue Records YouTube Channel ( www.youtube.com/invoguerecords ). [...]

Sofia Hardig shares new single, readies two-part EP

The multi-instrumental Sofia Härdig is the latest example of another world class Scandinavian export that’s been dominating the music scene for a while now. Sofia has worked with household Swedish names like the Grammy Award winners The Hellacopters and Bob Hund. Additionally, she has collaborated with Yoshimi from Boredoms and Free Kitten. After sharing the [...]

Eskimeaux ready LP for Double Double Whammy, tour (2016)

Eskimeaux have released a video for “Drunk,” the newest single from their new mini-album, Year of the Rabbit. Nylon, who premiered the video today are saying “Smith’s voice is like a loyal friend that you need to hear in your life more… she gets you better than anyone else ever did.” Year of the Rabbit is the [...]

Primitive Weapons readies The Future of Death for Party Smasher Inc.

Primitive Weapons reveal newest banger ”Ashes or Paradise” – the opening track off upcoming sophomore album The Future of Death – today via MetalSucks. Listen, here: http://www.metalsucks.net/2016/03/30/exclusive-track-premiere-primitive-weapons-ashes-paradise/ The Future of Death comes out April 15 on Party Smasher Inc, the new label founded by Ben Weinman of The Dillinger Escape Plan. As MetalSucks puts it, ”Few bands can blend malignance and groove with the skill of Brooklyn’s Primitive Weapons… ‘Cathartic’ [...]