John Mayer sat down with Rolling Stone and talked about his voice, a forthcoming return tour, and dating Katy Perry.
I just became more settled in as a person. I would rather not be settled in as a person instead of playing music all the time, to be honest with you. But that wasn't an option. I wasn't going to be able to just visualize myself as a musician. You know, when you visualize yourself as a musician, you can make a lot of apologies for the little weird, interpersonal things you have with people. And when you don't have that, you go, "OK, let's focus in on the fact that the people I see today, I'm going to see tomorrow.
You can check out PropertyOfZack's recent interview with Vinnie Caruana (I Am The Avalanche) here. In the interview, Caruana revealed that a new IATA should be released in the fall. He also hints at possible Peace'd Out and more solo material releasing this calendar year.
Iím going to be focused on touring on this. But I am going to record an Avalanche record, and we anticipate seeing a fall release for the record. As far as Peaced Out goes, I know that Choi has been working on some new music already. Him and Roger will be going to the mountains to write and record the new Peaced Out. Going to keep moving. Iím not going to give it a break.
Oh boy, this exclusive will get your toes tapping and your blood pumping. We're excited to premiere the third installment of Count Your Lucky Stars 4-way splits - this one featuring Dikembe, Hightide Hotel, Jet Set Sail, and Monument. This stream will definitely snap you out of the winter blues and make you think of warmer futures. You can stream the split in the replies or each song individually at each band's respective AP.net profile. If you dig what you hear (and you will), make sure you pre-order the split here.
Forever the Sickest Kids will perform at the NFL PLAY 60 Kids' Day NFL Experience in New Orleans, LA, ahead of Super Bowl XLVII this weekend. Details are in the replies. The band is currently in the studio working on a new album, which is due out this summer.
Today we've got a really cool exclusive from The Gaslight Anthem highlighting the behind the scenes process and making of their song "Here Comes My Man." You can check that out in the replies. Handwritten is in stores now.
Jamie Lidell has released his new single, "You Naked," which you can watch the music video for the track in the replies. The song is off Jamie's upcoming Self-Titled album which drops February 19th, 2013 via Warp Records.
The Strokes will release their new album, Comedown Machine on March 26,2013 via RCA Records. The first single is titled "All the Time" and will be available as an instant download with iTunes pre-orders beginning February 19.
Hierophant will be releasing Great Mother: Holy Monster through Bridge 9 on March 26th. Head to the replies to see the artwork.
01) Son of the New Faith
02) Son of the Tongue's Prison
03) Son of the Four-Hands Way
04) Son of the Carcinoma
05) Son of Egotistic Love
06) Son of Public Castration
07) Son of the Cathartic Cave
08) Son of the Black Mirror
New Found Glory's tour date that was supposed to take place last fall was postponed due to Hurricane Sandy. Now, Red Bull Noise Complaint has teamed up with the band to reschedule the date for Feb. 22nd in Atlantic City and $1 per ticket will donated to the relief fund. Press release is in the replies.
Today we're pleased to be bringing you a video premiere and band spotlight all rolled into one big, angsty bundle from Portland's For The Life Of Me. The band have a new EP Closure out soon and you can scroll down to see the band's lyric video for lead single "Eleven." If a heady mix of Balance & Composure and Make Do And Mend sounds like your kind of thing, you'll probably dig it. Let us know what you think in the replies.