Signals Midwest will be releasing its new album, Light On The Lake, in late October via Tiny Engines. Pre-orders for the album will be coming in September. You can see the artwork in the replies.
02) In The Pauses
03) A Room Once Called Yours
04) St. Vincent Charity
05) The Desert To Denver
06) An Echo, A Strain
08) San Anselmo
10) Greater Plains
11) The Things That Keep Us Whole
12) A Glowing Light, An Impending Dawn
Human Parts (featuring Andrew Seward previously from Against Me!) will release its debut self-titled record on September 10th. The music video for "The Rumble" can also be found in the replies.
01) First Impressions
02) I Work On Not Working
03) Now We Wake Up
04) The Rumble
05) Best Foot Forward
06) Call 'em Off
07) The Future Path In The Hasrsh Bright Light
08) Hi Nice To Meet You
09) Cliff and Eli
11) Forget Delay
The track listing for St. Lucia's new full-length, When The Night, can be found below. The technicolor artwork is in the replies.
01) The Night Comes Again
02) The Way You Remember Me
04) Wait For Love
05) All Eyes On You
06) Closer Than This
07) Call Me Up
08) We Got It Wrong
10) Too Close
11) When The Night
Pentimento will be releasing a new four-soung EP, titled Inside The Sea, on October 22nd via Paper + Plastick. You can watch a behind-the-scenes feature of the band recording the EP in the replies, as well as the album art.
01) Not So Young
02) Just Friends
03) Any Minute Now...
04) It's Okay
01) Wild (feat. Dizzee Rascal and Big Sean)
03) Calling All Hearts (feat. Robin Thicke)
04) It's My Party
05) Excuse My Rude (feat. Becky G)
06) V.I.P. (feat. T-Pain)
07) Square One
08) Conquer The World (feat. Brandy)
11) Paper, Scissors, Stone
12) Strip (feat. Tinie Tempah)
13) Breathe Again
Pepper will release their self-titled album on September 3rd via Law/Island Records. You can pre-order it on iTunes or through the band’s website. Watch the video for first single “F**k Around (All Night)” in the replies, and hear second single "Hunny Girl" at Diffuser.fm. Tour dates with RDGLDGRN and Grieves are in the replies, as well.
01) Gimme What I Don't Know (I Want)
02) True Blood
05) Take Back The Night
07) Drink You Away
08) You Got It On
10) Only When I Walk Away
11) Not A Bad Thing
James Blunt will release his fourth studio album, Moon Landing, on November 5th via Atlantic Records. It was produced by Tom Rothrock (Beck, Moby, Foo Fighters) and Martin Terefe (Martha Wainwright, Jason Mraz, KT Tunstall). Hear first single "Bonfire Heart" in the replies - the track was co-written by Ryan Tedder of OneRepublic.
01) Face The Sun
03) Bonfire Heart
04) Heart To Heart
05) Miss America
06) The Only One
07) Sun On Sunday
09) Always Hate Me
11) Blue On Blue
The track listing and writing credits to Cassadee Pope's debut record, Frame By Frame, can be seen in the replies. The album hits stores October 8th and her new single, "You Hear A Song," can be purchased on iTunes.
You can view the artwork for Janelle Monáe's upcoming album, The Electric Lady, in the replies. The album will be available on September 10th.
01) Suite IV: Electric Overture
02) Givin Em What They Love [ft. Prince]
03) Q.U.E.E.N. [ft. Erykah Badu]
04) Electric Lady [ft. Solange]
05) Good Morning Midnight (Interlude)
06) PrimeTime [ft. Miguel]
07) We Were Rock and Roll
08) The Chrome Shoppe (Interlude)
09) Dance Apocalyptic
10) Look Into My Eyes
11) Suite V: Electric Overture
12) It's Code
13) Ghetto Woman
14) Our Favorite Fugitive (Interlude)
16) Can’t Live Without Your Love
17) Sally Ride
18) Dorothy Dandridge Eyes [tt. Esperanza...
This Will Destroy You are releasing a live album called Live In Reykjavik, Iceland. It features 11 live versions of the band’s material, with all songs performed and recorded at Harpa Concert Hall in Reykjavik, Iceland. Album art and track listing are below. It will be available digitally on October 22nd and physically via 3xLP / 2xCD on October 29th via Magic Bullet Records.
1) A Three Legged Workhorse
2) There are Some Remedies Worse Than the Disease
3) Black Dunes
4) Burial on the Presidio Banks
5) Glass Realms
6) Communal Blood
8) They Move on Tracks of Never-Ending Light
9) Little Smoke
10) The Mighty Rio Grande
Glassjaw is going to releaseColoring Book on vinyl. To get it, you have to buy a ticket to the band's show in Huntington, NY on November 29 with the vinyl add-on option. There are 120 separate different color options for the vinyl, which you can see in the replies. No two will be the same. It'll go on sale August 16 at noon EST.
Red Scare Industries will be re-releasing The Lillingtons' Shit Out of Luck and Technically Unsound (a collection of OOP 7″s and a split 12″ EP) digitally. An actual release date will be confirmed in the next couple weeks.
Twin Forks will release their debut self-tltled EP on September 17th via Dine Alone Records. The band will also be doing a 6 week US tour. Check out the tour trailer on Spin, featuring new song "Cross My Mind." Dates are in the replies.
Seaway will release their debut full-length album, Hoser, on October 15th via Mutant League Records. Check out the track listing and album artwork below.
2) What's Really Good
3) Keep Your Stick On The Ice
4) Too Fast For Love
6) Slowing Down
7) Shy Guys
8) No Direction
9) The Weight (Ft. Shane Told)
Paper + Plastick Records will releaseRed City Radio's new LP Titles on October 15th. A new song will come next week. A video teaser with a song clip, tracklisting, artwork and more details are in the replies.
Tidal Arms will release their self-titled record this fall. It was self-produced and mixed by guitarist/vocalist Tom Tierney and Alex Mead-Fox, as well as mastered by Alan Douches (Converge, Torche, The Dillinger Escape Plan). Check out the track listing and artwork below.
Joan Jett and the Blackhearts will release their first album in over seven years, Unvarnished, on October 1st via Blackheart Records. First single, “"Any Weather,"” will be performed on Jimmy Kimmel on August 8th. Track listing (standard and deluxe) and album artwork are below.
State Champs will release their full-length debut, The Finer Things, on October 8 via Pure Noise Records. The artwork can be seen in the replies.
02) Deadly Conversation
03) Hard To Please
04) Prepare To Be Noticed
05) Over The Line
06) Simple Existence
08) Nothing's Wrong
09) Mind Bottled
11) Easy Enough
Everyone knows vinyl sales are up across the board, but did you know people aren't listening to them and labels are increasing the cost? Probably figured out the later, and I hope you're not one of the first.
A simple analysis gives the appearance that overpriced vinyl records are not generally being bought by kids for their rediscovered fidelity. From Williamsburg to Portland, our musical choices define some part of our identities and displaying these choices, along with our apparent respect for the value of music, makes our identities non-virtual—i.e., real—as well. Even iTunes has default settings, which display covers from our music library as art. They’re not only time capsules of...