Entries for September, 2016

The Gentle Hits (Dear and the Headlights) share “Walk Out”

Phoenix, AZ’s The Gentle Hits are premiering a track off their upcoming self-titled debut album on Brooklyn Vegan. Stream “Walk Out” here. Comprised of Ian Metzger, lead songwriter and vocalist, drummer Mark Kulvinskas, and multi-instrumentalist James Mulhern, all gained a wide-scale following with their critically acclaimed projects Dear and the Headlights (Equal Vision Records) andWhat Laura Says. Brooklyn Vegan says [...]

Body Stuff shares “Ice” from new EP

“Ice,” the first track off the new Body Stuff EP, Body Stuff 2, made its debut today via PunkNews: https://www.punknews.org/article/61999/body-stuff-ice-punknews-exclusive Body Stuff is the solo project Curran Reynolds launched in 2013, around the time he left his former band, Today Is the Day. The Body Stuff music presents some sort of minimalist, dream-like version of rock, [...]

Neaux (VersaEmerge, Trash Talk) share video for “Deep Dive”

Brooklyn-based Neaux (which features Sierra Kay of VersaEmerge and Nick Fit of Trash Talk) have debuted a music video for “Deep Dive” on Noisey.  The song appears on their new album, Fell Off The Deep End, which was released last week on Iron Pier.  Kay’s expressive vocal approach meets songs that give a nod to [...]

Frank Iero and The Patience ready Parchutes, tour (2016)

Fresh off of a fantastic set in Chicago at Riot Fest, Frank Iero and the Patience have debuted a brand new song, “Remedy” with BBC1 during The Rock Show With Daniel P. Carter.  The track comes from the band’s upcoming album, Parachutes, which is slated for release on October 28 via BMG. Fans of Frank [...]

Everyone Is Dirty release cassette single, tour (2016)

Royal Oakie is proud to announce the release of Banana Split, the newest transmission from Oakland art freaks Everyone Is Dirty. Banana Split is a schizophrenic cassette single featuring two brand new tracks of art/rock insanity—the title track un-winds like a fever dream with its warped sound waves and amphetamine crunch, re-calling the Slits as much as David [...]

Racetraitor release new music

At the precise time the U.S. seems to have put up the “batshit signal,” radical rabble-rousers Racetraitor return. Racetraitor is back to take aim at this crazy election cycle with “By The Time I Get To Pennsylvania,” the first new music the band has released in roughly seventeen years. The Chicago agitators deliver a musical [...]

Andrew W.K. releases smartphone app, does speaking tour (2016)

Andrew W.K. announced his first ever official smartphone app for Android and Apple users, The Party Hard Bloody Nose App. This app allows users to add a bloody nose to any photo, whether taken on the spot or uploaded from their library. It also has the ability to add Andrew W.K.’s infamous dirty white T-shirt and stringy long [...]

The Pretenders share video for “Holy Commotion,” tour with Stevie Nicks (2016)

The Pretenders have revealed a brand new video for “Holy Commotion,” the first track to be taken from their new album, Alone, out October 21 through BMG. The part-animated video was shot in Nashville at producer Dan Auerbach’s studio, and includes footage of Chrissie Hynde and Auerbach, edited by Director / Animator Luca Monterosso Whittmann. Alone is [...]

Soft Kill team with Mark Burgess of The Chameleons for song, tour (2016)

“On the Inside” appears on new album by Soft Kill, Choke, due out November 4 on Profound Lore Records. The song features guest vocals by Mark Burgess of ’80s UK band The Chameleons, a band Soft Kill cites as heroes. Frontman Tobias V.H. says “having one of our main influences take part in the album was pretty life-changing.” A departure from the sounds that have [...]

I’m Glad It’s You ready album for 6131, tour (2016)

I’m Glad It’s You are now streaming their new single “Curbside” via GoldFlakePaint. This is the title track off of the band’s debut album The Things I Never Say, coming out November 4 via 6131 Records. You can also stream the band’s single ”Keepsake” and a re-recorded version of their single “Daydreams” that was previously released on cassette via Impose Magazine. Pre-orders [...]