Eminem will executive produce Skylar Grey's debut album, Don't Look Down, which is due out in Spring 2013 via KIDinaKORNER/Interscope. The first single, "C'mon Let Me Ride" featuring Eminem, will be released on December 11th.
After just releasing his solo album and announcing the 10th anniversary edition of Turn On The Bright Lights Paul Banks (Interpol) is now set to star in a film directed by James Kendi titled Mine To Kill. The score for the movie will also be crafted by Mike Strout (RATATAT) and you can watch a trailer as well as read a synopsis for it in the replies.
If you head any doubts regarding Alice Glass' awesomeness, head over here to read her comments on Katy Perry and Mitt Romney. The best part? You can read her comments while listening to a brand new Crystal Castles songs titled "Affection" in the replies.
We just keep bring you more and more Mixtapes stuff, huh? Today, we have a featured stream of the band's recent (proper) re-release of How To Throw A Successful Party, which you can stream over at the band's AP.net profile. You can also order the LP at Animal Style Records.
Update II:: The chat is now over. Thanks to William for hanging out with us this afternoon. Make sure to purchase his new EP ASAP!
Update: Will is chatting right now with fans in this thread! Come hang out!
Our pal William Beckett just released a new EP titled What Will Be (purchase it here) and he is sharing with us today an entire acoustic performance of the EP. The 16-minute short film by Jack Edinger is a showcase of how William can own the room, even when he's only armed with a guitar. You can watch the film in the replies, and don't forget that William will be chatting on the site later today at 5:30 PM EST.
2012 is coming to a close, and I never thought I would see At the Drive-In's first reunion in over a decade. This weekend I will be seeing Refused's second to last U.S. show at the seventh annual Fun Fun Fun Fest. With the demise of three of my favorite bands this past year (Thursday, Thrice, RX Bandits), it seems ten years later I'm closing an important volume of understanding what punk rock really is. In honor of all of this, I've put together a special feature on the band's seminal record, The Shape of Punk to Come.
Four years ago I started working on a book which chronicles the "post-hardcore" scene from The Shape of Punk to Come to We Are the Romans to Worship and Tribute to...
Happy Halloween! Celebrate by checking out our exclusive premiere of a new Move Out West track called "Magic Eight-Ball." Hear it on their AP.net Profile or in the replies. The track comes from their forthcoming EP, All's Well On The Eastern Front, which drops November 6th and was produced by Gary Cioffi (Transit, Misser) and mixed by Paul Leavitt (All Time Low, The Dangerous Summer).
Taylor Swift sold 1.21 million copies of Red its first week. It's the biggest sales week for an album since 2002. She's also the first woman in chart history to ever have two albums sell over 1 million copies in their first weeks.