Kaiser Chiefs have announced that their 5th album will be titled, Education, Education, Education & War and will be released April 1st, 2014 via ATO Records. You can preview a new song called "Misery Company" in the replies.
01) The Factory Gates
02) Coming Home
03) Misery Company
04) Ruffians On Parade
05) Meanwhile Up In Heaven
06) One More Last Song
07) My Life
08) Bows & Arrows
The War On Drugs will release their new album, Lost In The Dream on March 18th, 2014 via Secretly Canadian. You can stream the band's new song "Red Eyes" in the replies. The track listing is below and the album artwork is in the replies as well.
01) Under The Pressure
02) Red Eyes
04) An Ocean In Between The Waves
06) Eyes To the Wind
07) The Haunting Idle
09) Lost In The Dream
10) In Reverse
Bombay Bicycle Club has announced that their new album will be titled So Long, See You Tomorrow and is available for pre-order in various formats including a limited edition boxset. The band are currently putting together a tour schedule for North America and will be releasing another new track from the album in the next couple of weeks.
02) It's Alright Now
03) Carry Me
04) Home By Now
05) Whenever, Wherever
07) Eyes Off You
09) Come To
10) So Long, See You Tomorrow
Hot Water Music's Jason Black (bass), former HWM tour manager Neltie Penman (vocals), Primitive Weapons' Arty Shepherd (guitars), Small Brown Bike's Jeff Gensterblum (drums) and Matt Kane (guitars) have combined to form a new band called UnWed. They will play their first show with Have Mercy and Gates in Brooklyn this weekend, on Dec. 8 at Saint Vitus. At the show, they'll have a super-limited version of their debut two-song 7", which will come out officially early next year via No Idea Records. There is a teaser video in the replies.
Periphery have announced Clear , an experimental recording project due Jan 28. Each member of the band will "control" their own track, coming together in a 30 minute release. Full details below, and a teaser with new music in the replies. You can pre-order here.
Clear is an experiment to explore all of the different writing styles in the band. It's rare when you have a band where every member is capable of writing and producing music. With each member controlling their own track, this recording enabled us to go down any path we chose in terms of style and sound.
“Every track also contains a melodic theme established in Clear's intro track Overture this common thread links all of...
Kevin Geyer (The Story So Far) and Dan Rose (Daybreaker) have officially announced their new project Elder Brother. Their debut record was recorded at The Panda Studios with Sam Pura in August. While the project is officially just Kevin and Dan, Matthew and Charles Vincent of The American Scene lent a hand recording the album on bass and drums respectively. Elder Brother's debut record will be released in early Spring 2014 on Pure Noise Records. The band's first shows will be with Misser in January 2014. Dates are in the replies.
Drive-By Truckerswill releaseEnglish Oceans, their follow-up to 2011's Go-Go Boots on March 4th via ATO Records. It will be the band's first album to split the songwriting duties more or less evenly between frontmen Patterson Hood and Mike Cooley. Hit the replies for the track listing and what is probably the album art.
Virginia singer/songwriter Jim Ivins, after dropping one of my favorite EPs of 2011 (the solo acoustic work of Late Night Drive) and another great collection last year (the full-band effort, Everything We Wanted) is now turning his attention to a new band called Tomorrows. The band's first single, called "Heartbreakers" is straight ahead, riff-heavy rock 'n' roll, and you can hear it right here. The band will release their full-length debut album, called The Code Duello, in 2014.