The prosecutor argued that Lambesis be held on $20 million bail, citing the musician’s wealth and global connections, but his defense attorney argued that the amount was unreasonable. If he bails out, he was ordered to stay away from his wife and their three children.
This week I have two pairs of tickets to giveaway to the date of your choice on the upcoming Make Do And Mend and Cheap Girls' tour this summer. I'm giving away the second pair today - all you have to do is tell me what your favorite song off of MDAM's Everything You Ever Loved is and why and I'll choose a winner at random later this afternoon. If you don't win today, don't fret - I have four more pairs to give away over the course of the next few weeks.
The Say Anything and Eisley split 7" will be available tomorrow, May 10, via Equal Vision's merchNOW site. It'll also be available on the band’s upcoming full US tour together, as well as in stores this summer. More details in the replies.
Kenny Chesney tops the charts this week after selling 153,000 copies of his new album. Michael Buble came in at number two, selling another 96k. Justin Timberlake has now sold about 1,741,000 copies of his new album as he stayed at number three. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis made a healthy jump back into the top 5, selling 35k copies of The Heist. More notable sales can be found below.
Today we are premiering a new song from Amos Slade (features half of The Spill Canvas) titled "Interstates," which is off the band's upcoming album, Hungry Earth. You can stream the song in the replies or at the band's AP.net profile. If you like what you hear, you can pre-order the album here.
File this one under "head-scratcher" for sure: Hit the replies to watch a commercial for Delta faucets featuring Glenn Kotche, the drummer of Wilco, playing drums...um, faucets on a bunch of the company's products. Whatever pays the bills, man!
Check out a new music video from Pusha T for the track "Numbers on the Boards" in the replies. The video features Kanye West and Chief Keef. Pusha's hotly anticipated debut solo album My Name Is My Name is slated for release July 16th via Kanye's G.O.O.D Music label.
As imagined, Third Man Records is going above and beyond for their pressing of The Great Gatsby soundtrack. Both LPs in the set are blindingly reflective metalized discs. Disc one is platinum and disc two is gold. These are the first-ever commercially available records made using these precious metals via this process. Not stopping there, the records come housed in a entirely unique laser-cut wooden LP jacket riveted to aluminum spines. Pre-sales will go live tomorrow and the vinyl will be released on June 11th. You can watch a video detailing the process in the replies.
In case you forgot, Kevin Devine is planning on releasing two full-lengths this year. He just tweeted that the first of those two records is "finished & named" and that the second one is "beginning to be mixed."
Kevin Nealon (SNL, Weeds) will be releasing his newest special, Whelmed...But Not Overly on CD and DVD on May 28th. The album will be released through New Wave Dynamics and artwork can be seen in the replies.
State Champs have finished recording their debut full length with Steve Klein of New Found Glory and Sam Pura at The Panda Studios in Fremont, CA. The album is set to be released later this summer/early fall.
Stream The Wonder Years' new record The Greatest Generation in its entirety here. You can read some first impressions on the record from Jason and Drew, and Thomas' review should be live this week as well. Is this album meeting your expectations? Surpassing? Let us know in the comments. Remember, the record hits stores on May 14th and you can pre-order it via iTunes here.
It's 2013 and no one that wasn't supposed to have our record got it until we mailed them out. It's shocking and really a nice feeling that a bond of mutual respect with everyone who had the press stream kept the album where it belonged.
Now, the record is streaming so you can listen guilt free. Like I said,...