Joe Pug has joined the roster for the 2013 Nelsonville Music Festival in Nelsonville, OH. Other headliners include Wilco, Cat Power, Gogol Bordello, Sharon Van Etten and Calexico to name a few. The festival kicks off on May 30.
Our friends in Dikembe have announced a good amount of tour dates for this summer, which you can exclusively see in the replies. Also the band was recently added to The Fest in October, just released a split 7" with Pet Symmetry and is currently recording LP2 for fall release on Tiny Engines.
Pennsylvania Deathbed Fest has announced its initial wave of bands. Notable acts include Impending Doom, Within The Ruins, and Texas In July. It will be held at Maingate in Allentown, PA. A list of bands can be seen in the replies along with a ticket link.
After festival-hopping across Europe for most of the summer, Deerhunter will tour North America in August and September in support of their excellent new album Monomania, out today via 4AD. Hit the replies for the dates.
The National will be conducting a Reddit AMA on Wednesday, May 8, at 11:00 AM. The band has also added some more shows to its summer tour, which you can view in the replies. Tickets for these shows go on sale May 8th at 10 AM local time.
HIM have cancelled their North American tour due to frontman Ville Valo being diagnosed with severe asthma with presumptive pneumonia.
HIMís North American tour (which was due to kick off in Los Angeles on May 3rd at the House Of Blues) has been cancelled due to unforeseen medical circumstances. HIM's lead vocalist Ville Valo has been diagnosed with severe asthma with presumptive pneumonia. Tickets for all dates will be refunded at the point of purchase. HIM will be back later this summer as part of the Rock Allegiance tour.
American Opera has announced new tour dates, including a stint on the Warped Acoustic Stage. You can see them in the replies. In addition, he is releasing studio updates and you can view the first one in the replies.
Run The Jewels (Killer Mike and El-P) have announced that they will be touring this summer. You can check out the tour poster with dates in the replies, as well as a new song called "Get It." They have also announced that they will be releasing a self-titled album for free through Fool's Gold in June.
Itís over. We are sorry to bring you this unfortunate news but the 2013 edition of the Sound and Fury festival is cancelled. We apologize to everyone from the bottom of our hearts for having to do this, but it was unavoidable. In order to quell speculation, you will hear the absolute truth from us. Due to unforeseen circumstances and the massive financial risk it takes to run a festival, we have to cancel this year. We are just two people, running a festival that brings in over 60 bands and 1,800 kids to Santa Barbara every year. The amount of logistics and headaches this encompasses one can only imagine, needless to say from March to July our...
Over 60 bands have been added to this year's Reading and Leeds Festivals in an absolutely humongous announcement. Newly confirmed for the festival are Alkaline Trio, RX Bandits and Quicksand alongside a whole heap of other acts. See more of the additions in the replies.