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  • Feist To release Look At What The Light Did Now

    posted on October 30, 2010
    Feist

    A documentary film about Feist and her collaborators comes to select big screens, festivals, and museums this fall with the premiere of Look At What The Light Did Now. For those who will not get a chance to catch one of the special screenings, the f...

  • Vanna Review: The Honest Hearts EP

    posted on October 29, 2010
    Vanna

    Next up review wise for me is the brand new EP from Boston favorite Vanna with "The Honest Hearts" EP! The EP jumps off with "Lost and Bound" which is an extremely powerful introduction to the new EP. Vanna fans have grown to love this band due to th...

  • Drew Seeley To release Act 1 EP

    posted on October 29, 2010
    Drew Seeley

    Drew Seeley embodies the truest meaning of the phrase ‘jack of all trades’. From playing a lead in a new television series (TBS’ Glory Daze), starring in feature films (Another Cinderella Story, The Shortcut), receiving an Emmy nomination for writing...

  • Block McCloud To release Crazy Man EP

    posted on October 29, 2010
    Block McCloud

    Block McCloud forges partnership with Well Done Entertainment to release the digital-only Crazy Man EP this coming Tuesday, Nov. 2nd as a precursor to his full-length album, Four Falls, slated for an early 2011 release. The EP will feature three vers...

  • Audio Bullys To release Higher Than The Eiffel

    posted on October 29, 2010
    Audio Bullys

    Audio Bullys are set to release their new album Higher Than The Eiffel in the US on January 18th via The End Records. The release follows a four year gap since the pair's second album, Generation, and sees Simon Franks and Tom Dinsdale recapture the ...

  • The Aquabats To release RADIO DOWN EP

    posted on October 28, 2010
    The Aquabats

    THE AQUABATS!, the world's favorite rock superheroes, will release their new digital EP RADIO DOWN! on November 9 via Fearless Records. This digital-only three-song EP features guest vocals from hip hop legend Biz Markie. RADIO DOWN! serves as a p...

  • Nitzer Ebb To release Industrial Complex

    posted on October 28, 2010
    Nitzer Ebb

    Industrial-electro pioneers Nitzer Ebb are returning from a 15-year hiatus with a new album that renews their unique blend of hard-style industrial-electro-pop. Nitzer Ebb has a way of meshing a variety of different genres into a musical melting pot ...

  • Monster Magnet To release Mastermind Special Edition Box Set

    posted on October 28, 2010
    Monster Magnet

    New Jersey space-rockers Monster Magnet are celebrating their eighth studio album and Napalm Records debut by putting out the Mastermind Special Edition Box Set, which is limited to 1,000 copies. The Mastermind Special Edition Box Set includes a spe...

  • Gobble Gobble Announce Tour Dates

    posted on October 28, 2010
    Gobble Gobble

    GOBBLE GOBBLE is the hyperactive bedroom pop project of San Francisco via Canada noise nomad Cecil Frena. Frena screamed and played guitar in Canadian hardcore bands for years until a fateful summer tour in which he blew out his throat, at which poin...

  • Ane Brun To release Live at Stockholm Concert Hall

    posted on October 28, 2010
    Ane Brun

    On the 3rd of October 2008, Ane Brun and her band played a magnificent show in a sold out Stockholm Concert Hall. It was the last gig of a 4 month-long European tour. The night was recorded by director Magnus Renfors, who also did several of Ane Brun...

  • Erk Tha Jerk To release Nerd's Eye View

    posted on October 28, 2010
    Erk Tha Jerk

    Bay Area rapper Erk Tha Jerk is proud to announce the release Nerd's Eye View. The album, which serves as the official debut for Erk, who also produces and directs videos for himself and others, will be released November 9th as a joint venture betwee...

  • The Shondes To release Lines and Hooks +3

    posted on October 28, 2010
    The Shondes

    Brooklyn-based band The Shondes will release the latest single from their My Dear One album on November 16th in the form of an EP. “Lines & Hooks +3” contains the title track culled from the band’s second album along with three previously unreleased...

  • Free Energy Announce Tour Dates

    posted on October 28, 2010
    Free Energy

    Free Energy is thrilled to announce a stint of live dates with Weezer this December! On their forthcoming “Memories Tour,” Weezer will perform twice in each city, playing a classic album in full each night-- first the classic 1994 self-titled Blue Al...

  • Jihae To release Fire Burning Rain

    posted on October 28, 2010
    Jihae

    Jihae is proud to announce the release of "Fire Burning Rain", her new CD which features nine stirringly beautiful songs that create a seamless soundscape with elegant layered musical arrangements. South Korean born Jihae once again brings a musical...

  • Young The Giant Announce Tour Dates

    posted on October 28, 2010
    Young The Giant

    SoCal rock outfit Young The Giant have announced a run of November tour dates that begin with three headlining shows in San Francisco, Los Angeles and San Diego before they go on to play dates throughout the Midwest supporting Neon Trees, including s...

  • Andre Mieux To release Top Of The World EP

    posted on October 28, 2010
    Andre Mieux

    Andre Mieux is a multi-talented singer/songwriter/producer who graduated with a major in Digital Media/Audio Recording and now is pursuing a degree in Communications. Andre received scholarships from Cal Arts and Long Beach State College. Aside from ...

  • Black Eyed Peas To release The Beginning

    posted on October 28, 2010
    Black Eyed Peas

    Six-time Grammy award-winning, multi-platinum recording artists The Black Eyed Peas have announced that they will release a brand-new album, entitled The Beginning, on November 30th, 2010, on Interscope Records. The Black Eyed Peas’ sixth album, T...

  • Designer Drugs To release Hardcore/Softcore

    posted on October 27, 2010
    Designer Drugs

    Widely known across the electronic/dance realm for their wild remixes, which have included nearly 50 reworked tracks for Mariah Carey, Annie, Thieves Like Us, Little Boots, Fischerspooner and more, New York City’s DESIGNER DRUGS have signed with Ult...

  • deadmau5 To release 4x4 is 12

    posted on October 27, 2010
    deadmau5

    Anyone that attended a deadmau5 show in North America this year would have experienced electrifying live renderings of material from his first full length artist album 4x4=12, due out December 6 on Ultra Music. Performing in front of hundreds of tho...

  • Joell Ortiz To release Free Agent

    posted on October 27, 2010
    Joell Ortiz

    Critically acclaimed MC Joell Ortiz is set to drop his second studio album “Free Agent” on November 30th, 2010 via Entertainment One Music. “Free Agent” will have an all star guest appearances from The Lox and production from Dj Premier, Just Blaze, ...

  • Go Team To release Rolling Blackouts

    posted on October 27, 2010
    The Go! Team

    Frantic seesaw brass stabs and delay pedal vapour trails. Eagles riding the thermals. A call and response between a flute and a girl gang. Time lapse through the seasons in Yosemite Park. A ray gun synth and a steel drum. It's been nearly three yea...

  • Christina Perri To release The Ocean Way Sessions

    posted on October 27, 2010
    Christina Perri

    Christina Perri is set to release her debut live EP The Ocean Way Sessions on Tuesday, November 9th on Atlantic Records. The EP was recorded at the legendary Ocean Way Studios in LA, where generations of music icons have come before her including Fr...

  • Donnis Announce Tour Dates

    posted on October 26, 2010
    Donnis

    Donnis announces that he will be joining Bruno Mars on his highly anticipated “Doo-Wops & Hooligans” Tour. The rapper’s time on the tour begins on November 16th at San Francisco’s, Slims Theatre. “FASHIONABLY LATE,” a five-song EP from the MC is curr...

  • Quinn Marston To release Can You Hear Me See Me Now

    posted on October 26, 2010
    Quinn Marston

    Quinn Marston wants to know: Can You Hear Me See Me Now? The NY-based 20-year-old singer/songwriter's debut EP is out this week on Ernest Jenning Record Co. "I knew I wanted to do an animation video. I had gone to the Metropolitan Museum of Art ju...

  • Lylit To release Unexpected EP

    posted on October 26, 2010
    Lylit

    NYC- One Voice. One Light. One Sound. One Lylit. This blond-haired, blue-eyed stunning singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist is making waves, splashing into the U.S with her warmth and genuine soulful vocal sensibilities. Believe it!!! Lylit...

  • Trapt Announce Tour Dates

    posted on October 26, 2010
    Trapt

    Platinum-selling rock band TRAPT has a lot to celebrate! The band has just announced new tour dates supporting the release of their Billboard-charting fourth studio album, No Apologies, which hit stores on October 12, 2010 via Eleven Seven Music. TRA...

  • Tahiti 80 To release Solitary Bizness

    posted on October 26, 2010
    Tahiti 80

    Formed by multi instrumentalists Xavier Boyer, Médéric Gontier, Sylvain Marchand & Pedro Resende, Tahiti 80’s adventure began in the French cities of Rouen and Paris in the mid 90s. Their first full-length, Puzzle, recorded with Andy Chase (Ivy, Broo...

  • Pretty Lights To release Glowing In The Darkest Night

    posted on October 26, 2010
    Pretty Lights

    Pretty Lights has never been one to disappoint- and he’s not about to start now. The enigmatic super-producer has stayed true to his promise of releasing three EP’s in 2010…and deliver, he has! Glowing In The Darkest Night, the third installment of h...

  • The Left To release Gas Mask

    posted on October 26, 2010
    The Left

    Detriot's new go to producer Apollo Brown teams up with emcee Journalist 103 and DJ Soko forming The Left. The sound is raw, grimy, and haunting. Rugged boom bap filled with soul samples — the type of Detroit hip hop that the streets have been needin...

  • Shinedown To release The Sound of Madness Deluxe

    posted on October 26, 2010
    Shinedown

    Shinedown has announced the upcoming release of a Deluxe CD/DVD edition of their RIAA platinum certified third album, “THE SOUND OF MADNESS.” The two-disc set will be available at all retail outlets on November 23rd, but can be preordered now at the...

  • The Dears To release Degeneration Street

    posted on October 26, 2010
    The Dears

    Acclaimed Montreal rock band The Dears are proud to announce the release of their new album, DEGENERATION STREET. A welcome return to form and for fans of the operatic hysteria of past albums, NO CITIES LEFT and GANG OF LOSERS, DEGENERATION STREET fi...

  • Mr Brady To release Labor of Love

    posted on October 26, 2010
    Mr Brady

    Native Cali rapper, producer, and founder of the group Deep Rooted, Mr. Brady is back with his latest solo album, Labor Of Love. The album is exactly what its title implies; fifteen energized tracks delivering Brady's raw persona and featuring some o...

  • Sleep Serapis Sleep To release The Pariah's Vow

    posted on October 26, 2010
    Sleep Serapis Sleep

    Milwaukee's Sleep Serapis Sleep are making the trek to Oakland, CA to record their upcoming album The Pariah's Vow with Zach Ohren at Castle Ultimate Studios (All Shall Perish, As Blood Runs Black, The Ghost Inside, etc.). The record will be the ban...

  • Glee To release The Christmas Album

    posted on October 26, 2010
    Glee Cast

    Glee decks the halls and gets you in the holiday spirit early with the release of Glee: The Music, The Christmas Album, available Tuesday November 16, 2010. The Glee cast sprinkle a little Christmas cheer with their dazzling renditions of such holi...

  • Miles Jones To release Runaway Jones

    posted on October 25, 2010
    Miles Jones

    Stemming from a family line of international music industry trailblazers Hedley Jones Sr. and DJ Deadly Hedley comes Miles Jones, who dropped his worldwide debut single "Never Wrong" on October 12th. “Never Wrong”, produced by Drake’s super-producer ...

  • Hedpe To release Truth Rising

    posted on October 25, 2010
    (hed)p.e.

    Rock giants (hed)p.e. are releasing their eighth studio album, Truth Rising, via Suburban Noize Records. The California band, who have sold over a million albums over the course of their career, are turning a new page with the release of this album, ...

  • Cage The Elephant To release Thank You Happy Birthday

    posted on October 25, 2010
    Cage The Elephant

    Cage The Elephant will release their eagerly awaited sophomore album, Thank You, Happy Birthday (Jive Records), on January 11, 2011. Produced by Jay Joyce and recorded at Tragedy/Tragedy Studios in Nashville, TN, the album is the band’s follow up to ...

  • DJ Premier To release Get Used To Us

    posted on October 25, 2010
    DJ Premier

    There are only a handful of producers who could arguably lay claim to being Hip-Hop’s top producer (which Rolling Stone magazine bestowed upon him), or for defining the blueprint which came to be recognized as the “East Coast Sound,” or have influenc...

  • Anya Marina To release Spirit School EP

    posted on October 25, 2010
    Anya Marina

    Anya Marina will be releasing her new EP, SPIRIT SCHOOL, November 15. The forthcoming EP will be the first glimpse of new material from Anya since her 2009 single release of "Satellite Heart" which was included in the Twilight Saga: New Moon Origina...

  • Social Distortion Announce Tour Dates

    posted on October 25, 2010
    Social Distortion

    Iconic Southern California rock ‘n' roll band Social Distortion have announced a January/February west coast tour in support of their highly anticipated forthcoming album, Hard Times and Nursery Rhymes, which is scheduled for release on January 18. ...

  • Junip Announce Tour Dates

    posted on October 25, 2010
    Junip

    Mute is thrilled to announce Junip’s upcoming North American tour dates. Composed of Elias Araya, José González, and Tobias Winterkorn, the Swedish trio Junip is hitting the road in support of their full-length Fields. Released via Mute last month, t...

  • Deluka Announce Tour Dates

    posted on October 25, 2010
    Deluka

    Brooklyn-based, Birmingham-bred band Deluka took CMJ by storm and continue to play live as they announce new live dates with Francis and the Lights, Ke$ha and more this week! Fans who are not able to catch the band live you can check out album track...

  • The Graduate Exclusive Interview

    posted on October 25, 2010
    The Graduate

    They were supposed to be the new it boys of alternative rock. What happened? With the release of "Anhedonia" the boys were poised for stardom with extremely positive reviews and a great label backing them. The boys toured all over to wild crowds and ...

  • A Rocket To The Moon Review: The Rainy Day Sessions EP

    posted on October 25, 2010
    A Rocket To The Moon

    I just had my first listen to the "The Rainy Day Sessions" EP from A Rocket To The Moon and from the first slew of notes, I knew I was sold. I've thought this band could easily pass over to country if they wanted to and this is a sure sign that if i...

  • Eric Johnson To release Up Close

    posted on October 25, 2010
    Eric Johnson

    Guitarist, songwriter and singer Eric Johnson brings listeners Up Close to his stunning musicality when the Grammy winning artist releases his sixth studio album on his own Vortexan Music label (via EMI Distribution) on December 7th 2010. The 15-tra...

  • Glaciers To release Of Mountains and Monuments

    posted on October 25, 2010
    Glaciers

    Chicago, IL’s GLACIERS are set to release their new CD EP Of Mountains and Monuments. Brand new merchandise is available now at All in Merch! In support of this new release, the band will perform a record release show on November 20th at the Clearwat...

  • Animal Prufrock To release congratulations thank you I'm sorry

    posted on October 22, 2010
    Animal Prufrock

    Animal Prufrock, co-creator of Bitch and Animal, releases a solo album on November 9, 2010 through Righteous Babe Records. congratulations; thank you + I’m sorry was recorded over a period of two years in San Francisco and New Orleans. Animal's colle...

  • REM To release Collapse Into Now

    posted on October 22, 2010
    R.E.M.

    Best-selling rock band R.E.M. have revealed that the title of their 15th studio album will be Collapse Into Now. The album will be released in Spring 2011 by Warner Bros. Records. BBC Radio 6 broke the news on its Twitter feed after R.E.M.’s manager ...

  • Lauren Pritchard To release Wasted in Jackson

    posted on October 21, 2010
    Lauren Pritchard

    Universal Republic recording artist Lauren Pritchard will appear on "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" next Monday, October 25th, coinciding with the digital release of her debut album, Wasted in Jackson. The 22-year-old will perform the album's lead s...

  • April Smith Announce Tour Dates

    posted on October 21, 2010
    April Smith

    Brooklyn-based quintet April Smith and the Great Picture Show will close out 2010 bringing their swinging, juke joint swagger to a venue near you in support of their LP, Songs For A Sinking Ship. Kicking off November 4th in Cambridge, MA and culminat...

  • States To release Line Em Up

    posted on October 21, 2010
    States

    The melodic trio known as States has released their first EP, Line 'Em Up. To purchase the album on iTunes, please go to: http://bit.ly/9K5X3z. In celebration of their EP, they will be embarking on an East Coast tour, including some dates with Anberl...

  • Rye Rye Announce Tour Dates

    posted on October 21, 2010
    Rye Rye

    Fresh off the road with M.I.A., Baltimore dance-rap dynamo Rye Rye sets out on tour with South African rave-rappers Die Antwoord, kicking off October 23rd in Detroit. The 19-year-old with the rapid-fire flow will give fans a taste of what's to come o...

  • Halestorm To release Live In Philly 2010

    posted on October 21, 2010
    Halestorm

    Atlantic recording group Halestorm has announced the release of “LIVE IN PHILLY 2010,” a live CD/DVD recorded and filmed on April 30 at the Theatre of the Living Arts in Philadelphia, PA. The release will land at physical and online retailers on Nov...

  • Pigeon John Announce Tour Dates

    posted on October 21, 2010
    Pigeon John

    Pigeon John signs on as the main support for DJ Shadow's North American tour kicking off on October 25th in Vancouver, BC at the Commodore Ballroom. Known for his wildly energetic performances, Pigeon John, deemed "a showman in the tradition of Cab C...

  • Bad Religion To release 30 Years LP Box Set

    posted on October 21, 2010
    Bad Religion

    Quintessential Southern California punk band Bad Religion culminates their monumental 30th anniversary by announcing the release of a limited edition 30 Years LP Box Set on November 9. The collection will be available exclusively at www.kingsroadmer...

  • Skrillex To release Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites EP

    posted on October 20, 2010
    Skrillex

    Skrillex is poised to unleash his much-anticipated new EP. The “SCARY MONSTERS AND NICE SPRITES” EP will be available exclusively via Beatport.com on October 22nd, followed by its arrival at all DSPs beginning November 19th. A multi-talented DJ a...

  • Barren Earth Announce Tour Dates

    posted on October 20, 2010
    Barren Earth

    Finland’s new wave prog/death metal supergroup has announced a specially priced bundle pack of the band’s critically acclaimed debut EP, ‘Our Twilight’, and debut LP, Curse of the Red River, in anticipation of their first ever North American tour, “T...

  • Lee DeWyze To release Live It Up

    posted on October 20, 2010
    Lee DeWyze

    Season nine American Idol winner, self-taught singer, songwriter and guitarist, Lee DeWyze, announces Live It Up track listing. The album’s first single, “Sweet Serendipity” made an impressive debut “On Air With Ryan Seacrest” last week. Live It Up i...

  • Robyn To release Body Talk 3

    posted on October 20, 2010
    Robyn

    On November 22nd, Cherrytree Records will release Body Talk, the final in a trilogy of 2010 albums from Robyn. The Swedish singer-songwriter’s work recently prompted London’s Sunday Times to ask: “Who else is recording chart-bound pop as sophisticate...

  • Suzanna Choffel To release Steady Eye Shaky Bow

    posted on October 20, 2010
    Suzanna Choffel

    Austin-based singer/songwriter Suzanna Choffel learned of her involvement in the new film Catfish in a surprising manner – through friends congratulating her after having seen it, and obviously after the documentary was already released. In a world ...

  • Smashing Pumpkins To release The Solstice Bare EP

    posted on October 20, 2010
    Smashing Pumpkins

    THE SMASHING PUMPKINS will release TEARGARDEN BY KALEIDYSCOPE VOL. II “THE SOLSTICE BARE” on November 23 via Martha’s Music/Rocket Science Ventures. This physical-only four-song EP is a limited-edition, beautifully packaged CD & deluxe 12-inch vinyl...

  • Lightspeed Champion To release Bye Bye EP

    posted on October 20, 2010
    Lightspeed Champion

    Lightspeed Champion has just announced details of a new EP containing unreleased material. The four track Bye Bye EP will be available on 10” (RUG387T) and via digital download (RUG387D) from 13th December 2010. Bye Bye opens with a magnificent co...

  • Jessie J To release Who You Are

    posted on October 19, 2010
    Jessie J

    After one listen to Jessie J, it’s clear that the extraordinary vocalist and songwriter stands alone. Her Lava/Universal Republic debut album, Who You Are, showcases the skills of a gifted lyricist while highlighting an unforgettable journey. “I ...

  • Apocalyptica Announce Tour Dates

    posted on October 19, 2010
    Apocalyptica

    The world's premier orchestral rock/metal band and Jive recording artist, Apocalyptica, will return to the U.S. for 18 shows starting November 25h in Orlando, Florida at House Of Blues and concluding in Corpus Christi, Texas on December 18th at the H...

  • James Vincent McMorrow To release Early In The Morning

    posted on October 19, 2010
    James Vincent McMorrow

    James Vincent McMorrow is pleased to announce the release of his debut full-length, Early In The Morning, which will be made available in the US for the first time on January 25. After having self-released the album in Ireland, James and Vagrant Reco...

  • Bedouin Soundclash To release Light The Horizon

    posted on October 19, 2010
    Bedouin Soundclash

    BEDOUIN SOUNDCLASH is set to release their fourth studio album LIGHT THE HORIZON on October 26 in the United States. Recorded via the band’s own label Pirates Blend Records, the new album will be distributed in the U.S. through Nat Geo Music initiall...

  • Social Distortion To release Hard Times and Nursery Rhymes

    posted on October 19, 2010
    Social Distortion

    Rock ‘n' roll icons Social Distortion have officially announced the release of their long awaited, highly anticipated new studio album, Hard Times and Nursery Rhymes, which is set for January 18. A follow-up to their acclaimed album Sex, Love and Ro...

  • Eliza Doolittle To release Meet Eliza Doolittle

    posted on October 19, 2010
    Eliza Doolittle

    Eliza Doolittle is a British pop singer mining sounds from the ’60s and ’70s, while bringing her own undeniable unique spin on pop music. Her sassy lyrics and jaunty melodies fit nicely along-side the sharp production, splicing ska, funk, jazz and so...

  • Harper Blynn To release self-titled 5-track EP

    posted on October 19, 2010
    Harper Blynn

    Following their acclaimed debut album, Loneliest Generation, released earlier this year, Brooklyn quartet Harper Blynn is set to release a self-titled 5-track EP recorded at Ben Folds' Nashville studio in September. The self-produced EP, simply title...

  • There for Tomorrow Exclusive Interview

    posted on October 19, 2010
    There for Tomorrow

    Being my second time around with the frontman of There for Tomorrow Maika Maile, it came at the perfect time. The band is about to drop their new EP "Re: Creations". It's something that only some of their loyal fans saw coming but it was sure to happ...

  • Wilson Phillips To release Christmas in Harmony

    posted on October 19, 2010
    Wilson Phillips

    One of the best selling female groups of all time, Wilson Phillips is back together with their first ever Christmas album - available this October 12, 2010 on Sony MASTERWORKS / DRW Entertainment. The award-winning trio consisting of Carnie Wilson, W...

  • Recoil To release Want The Architect Mixes

    posted on October 18, 2010
    Recoil

    Following the release of Selected earlier this year, Recoil announces the release of Want, available today (18 Oct 2010) as a special download package. Three new versions of Want(featuring Nicole Blackman) have been expertly put together by Architect...

  • The Duke Spirit To release Kusama EP

    posted on October 18, 2010
    The Duke Spirit

    The Duke Spirit will be premiering brand new songs during select shows in New York and LA in the coming weeks. The rock band, fronted by the fierce and enigmatic front-woman Liela Moss, is crossing the Atlantic for select appearances. The Duke Spiri...

  • Gabi Epstein To release Show Off

    posted on October 18, 2010
    Gabi Epstein

    Art by its very nature is expansive. Just ask Gabi Epstein. A Toronto native, Epstein has been performing for as long as she can remember. Both in stage musicals and in solo cabarets, Gabi has become known as one of the city’s leading young cabare...

  • haarp To release The Filth

    posted on October 18, 2010
    haarp

    New Orleans heavy metal act haarp’s brand new album, The Filth, to be released on November 23rd, 2010 on HOUSECORE RECORDS. The Filth is produced by label owner Philip Anselmo. With several DIY releases to their name, their debut full length album fo...

  • Travie McCoy Announce Tour Dates

    posted on October 18, 2010
    Travie McCoy

    This week, Travie kicks off his first-ever solo European tour, slated to hit England, Scotland, Germany, Denmark, France, Sweden, and The Netherlands with dates running through early November. The tour – which has already sold out its five U.K. date...

  • Matisyahu Announce Tour Dates

    posted on October 18, 2010
    Matisyahu

    Matisyahu has announced today that, for the first time in its history, he will take his annual Hanukkah celebration, Festival of Light, on tour. The series of shows, historically 8 shows in New York City and Brooklyn, will expand to additional northe...

  • Amy Ray To release MVP Live

    posted on October 18, 2010
    Amy Ray

    Songwriter, activist and erstwhile Indigo Girl Amy Ray, fresh off months of touring as part of the iconic folk duo, trades in her acoustic guitar for a Gibson 335 for a special series of East Coast solo dates in November for her recent release, Didn’...

  • Stone Temple Pilots Announce Tour Dates

    posted on October 18, 2010
    Stone Temple Pilots

    Stone Temple Pilots are back on the road after taking a short break and are winning rave reviews for their electrifying shows. Tampa Bay’s own Creative Loafing hailed, “STP’s no nonsense, tightly packed 75-minute set would make any current band gree...

  • Zach Hill To release Face Tat

    posted on October 18, 2010
    Zach Hill

    Massively talented and incessantly collaborative drummer Zach Hill (see a semi-comprehensive list of projects here) releases his second solo album, Face Tat this week via Sargent House. The 13-track album features an impressive list of contributor...

  • Kevin LeVar To release Let's Come Together (Deluxe Edition)

    posted on October 18, 2010
    Kevin LeVar

    Following the success of Kevin LeVar’s 2008 debut album, Let’s Come Together, God Glorified Music and Habakkuk Music will release Let’s Come Together (Deluxe Edition) - an all-new expanded version that hits stores October 26th via Universal Music Chr...

  • Great Big Planes Exclusive Interview

    posted on October 16, 2010
    Great Big Planes

    Who likes normal anyways? In our interview with this next band Great Big Planes after the boys told me I was the first to love how they were in a interview, Josh said “What’s normal? Straightening my hair and wearing a deep v neck? I don’t think so!”...

  • The Young Sinclairs Exclusive Interview

    posted on October 16, 2010
    The Young Sinclairs

    The Young Sinclairs weren’t exactly what I expected them to be but that’s a great thing. Hearing songs on their myspace, I imagined them to be one of those indie (which they are!) and softer rock (which they aren’t!). When I met up with the boys back...

  • Madison Square Gardeners Exclusive Interview

    posted on October 16, 2010
    Madison Square Gardeners

    In just under a week, this little lady will be covering the CMJ festival in New York City and one of those bands that I’ll be sure to catch live is Madison Square Gardeners. Since one girl can’t nearly cover everything going on at the festival (I onl...

  • UT Announce Tour Dates

    posted on October 15, 2010
    UT

    UT have announced a series of US dates that includes a headline slot at Theoretical Music festival in Brooklyn on 5 November 2010. With the exception of an unannounced show at the Luminaire in London in July 2010, these will be their first shows in o...

  • Ryan Star Announce Tour Dates

    posted on October 15, 2010
    Ryan Star

    Mark Burnett Records/Atlantic recording artist Ryan Star has announced details of his upcoming U.S. tour. The dates begin with a performance at Mix 94.1’s annual “Bite of Las Vegas Food and Music Festival,” slated for Saturday, October 23rd at Las V...

  • Massive Attack To release Atlas Air EP

    posted on October 15, 2010
    Massive Attack

    Atlas Air is a brand new EP from Massive Attack, the celebrated UK duo comprised of Grant “Daddy G” Marshall and Robert “3D” Del Naja. The EP will be released on EMI’s Virgin Records on November 22nd, 2010. Massive Attack has been releasing phenom...

  • Eric Benet To release Lost in Time

    posted on October 15, 2010
    Eric Benet

    If Eric Benet’s career can be defined by anything, it’s the purity of emotion. He’s consistently made music that speaks to love and speaks from the soul and on Lost In Time he does it once again. Featuring duets with Faith Evans, Chrisette Michele, L...

  • Chris Willis To release Louder (Put Your Hands Up)

    posted on October 15, 2010
    Chris Willis

    Chris Willis announces the release of his first solo remix album. The album, consisting of remixes of his current smash "Louder (Put Your Hands Up)" will drop November 2, 2010 as a digital only release. The album consists of remixes from the world'...

  • Fergus and Geronimo To release Unlearn

    posted on October 15, 2010
    Fergus & Geronimo

    Hardly Art Records fell in love with the odd and wondrous Brooklyn NY-by-way-of-Denton TX pop-duo, eagerly following their progress over the course of several 7”s with several different labels (including Tic Tac Totally, Woodsist, and Trasparent) ove...

  • Monotonix To release Not Yet

    posted on October 15, 2010
    Monotonix

    A month ago, we announced that Tel Aviv's finest, Monotonix, would be hitting the pavement running with live dates all over the United States this fall, and also shared with you a new track from Monotonix forthcoming album. As 2011 nears, we are now ...

  • BC Jean To release as-yet-untitled

    posted on October 15, 2010
    BC Jean

    BC Jean, a platinum-selling, award winning songwriter and co-writer of the smash hit “If I Were A Boy,” is set to release her debut album Q1 2011 on J Records. A massive hit for Beyoncé, Reba also recorded “If I Were A Boy” for her new album out in N...

  • Weezer To release Death To False Metal

    posted on October 15, 2010
    Weezer

    Weezer’s devoted community of fans are getting more new music from the band than ever before, with the upcoming November 8th release of Death To False Metal – the band’s third release of the end of 2010. Death To False Metal is not a traditional col...

  • Ian Axel To release This is the New Year

    posted on October 15, 2010
    Ian Axel

    After selling out clubs on Manhattan's Lower East Side over the last few years twenty-five year old New Jersey native Ian Axel is set for a breakout 2011 with an upcoming CMJ performance and the release of his debut album 'This is the New Year' Janua...

  • The Maine Exclusive Interview

    posted on October 14, 2010
    The Maine

    It had been a while since we had caught up with The Maine boys but maybe it was better to do it that way. When we last talked to the boys last November while they were out with Boys Like Girls, we found out that they were about to head in to the stu...

  • Cody Simpson Announce Tour Dates

    posted on October 14, 2010
    Cody Simpson

    13-year old pop star Cody Simpson will be kicking off a nationwide middle school tour beginning October 19th in Rochester, NY and running through November 17th in Palm Springs, CA (see full list of dates below). In addition to the middle school perf...

  • Dirty Money To release Last Train To Paris

    posted on October 14, 2010
    Diddy's Dirty Money

    Diddy-Dirty Money’s Last Train To Paris album has officially announced its time of arrival. The debut album from the new super-group of multiplatinum-selling, three-time Grammy-winning Sean “Diddy” Combs, singer-songwriter Dawn Richard (a founding m...

  • Helloween To release 7 Sinners

    posted on October 14, 2010
    Helloween

    German heavy metal legends, Helloween are set to release their 13th studio album, 7 Sinners, on November 9, 2010 in North America via The End Records. This week Helloween premiered the video for the first single, "Are You Metal?" off the new album. ...

  • Dredg Announce Tour Dates

    posted on October 14, 2010
    Dredg

    Now that DREDG--Gavin Hayes (vocals, guitars), Drew Roulette (bass, keyboards, samples), Mark Engles (guitars) and Dino Campanella (drums, keyboards)—has finished work on their fifth album, the band will hit the concert trail with Circa Survive, Code...

  • James Blunt To release Some Kind of Trouble

    posted on October 14, 2010
    James Blunt

    Custard/Atlantic recording artist James Blunt has announced the release of his hugely anticipated new album. “SOME KIND OF TROUBLE” lands at U.S. stores and online retailers on January 25th, 2011. The album – which follows 2007’s acclaimed “ALL T...

  • Underoath To release Disambiguation

    posted on October 14, 2010
    Underoath

    As UNDEROATH prepare for the release of their much-anticipated fifth album Ø (DISAMBIGUATION)--out November 9 on Solid State/Tooth & Nail--early reviews are beginning to appear. Alternative Press magazine gave the full length disc 4.5-out-of-5 stars ...

  • Smokey Robinson To release Now and Then

    posted on October 14, 2010
    Smokey Robinson

    Every now and then, something really special happens, and now is the time for that to happen again. Cracker Barrel Old Country Store is pleased to announce that the newest CD release in its exclusive music program will be with R&B legend and American...

  • FuzZ To release Sparkle Vision

    posted on October 14, 2010
    FuzZ

    FuzZ is the first new artist signed to Spectrophonic Sound, the label owned and ran by Squeak E. Clean, music producer and one half of the critically-acclaimed group N.A.S.A. His new album, Sparkle Vision is a 23-minute collection of delightfully ...

  • Tabi Bonney To release Fresh

    posted on October 14, 2010
    Tabi Bonney

    iHipHop Distribution and FRANKRADIO are proud to announce the release of tabi Bonney's new album “Fresh,” and its first single “Make a Killin” featuring Pusha T. tabi Bonney is a rising star out of D.C. by way of the African nation of Togo. tabi...

  • Black Rob To release Game Tested and Street Approved

    posted on October 14, 2010
    Black Rob

    Black Rob is the newest affiliate of Duck Down Music. The former Bad Boy, Harlem rapper is poised to release his first studio album in over five years. This past May, Black Rob was released from prison after serving four years for failing to show up ...

  • Bow Thayer To release Bottom of the Sky

    posted on October 13, 2010
    Bow Thayer & Perfect Trainwreck

    Emerging from the dense forests of Vermont, Bow Thayer & Perfect Trainwreck is set to release their sophomore album, Bottom of the Sky, on November 16th. Recorded in the studio of longtime collaborator and friend, Levon Helm (drummer of The Band, and...

  • Tye Tribbett To release Fresh

    posted on October 13, 2010
    Tye Tribbett

    Change is not an event, it’s a process. And for Tye Tribbett -- husband, father of two, Gospel singer, songwriter, producer, preacher and business man – the pruning process of change and deliverance took root after an intense period of turmoil. To...

  • Clare Maguire To release Let's Begin

    posted on October 13, 2010
    Clare Maguire

    Universal Republic Records proudly announces the U.S. signing of Clare Maguire. The 22-year-old Irish phenom will release her anxiously awaited debut album via UNIVERSAL REPUBLIC in spring 2011. Blending bombastic bluesy emotion, seductive crooning ...

  • Big L To release Return Of The Devils Son

    posted on October 13, 2010
    Big L

    SMC Recordings, along with Distrolord Inc, is set for a huge release from New York rapper Big L, close to 12 years after his death. Since his passing, albums have been released under the guise of the Big L imprint, but none except his sophomore relea...

  • Ben and Vesper To release Honors

    posted on October 13, 2010
    Ben + Vesper

    The husband and wife duo of Ben + Vesper received accolades across the board for their fiercely beautiful, personal and mysterious debut album, All This Could Kill You. Full of wonderfully diverse instrumentation and unusual arrangements, with Ben’s ...

  • Gypsyblood To release self-titled EP

    posted on October 13, 2010
    Gypsyblood

    Chicago hazy-pop band Gypsyblood has released a free 3-song EP for download in anticipation of the group's forthcoming debut album via Sargent House in early 2011. Many musicians and other lucky few who have heard the band have succinctly remarked, "...

  • Cornershop To release The Battle of New Orleans EP

    posted on October 13, 2010
    Cornershop

    Cornershop releases The Battle of New Orleans EP on November 2, 2010 worldwide through their label, Ample Play. This four song digital EP features four unreleased tracks including a new remix of “Soul School” from their current album, Judy Sucks a Le...

  • French Horn Rebellion To release This Moment EP

    posted on October 13, 2010
    French Horn Rebellion

    French Horn Rebellion (Robert and David Perlick-Molinari) announce the release of their brand new EP “This Moment” on November 22nd 2010. The EP features two original brand new tracks alongside three remixes and will be self-released by the band in c...

  • Recoil Announce Tour Dates

    posted on October 13, 2010
    Recoil

    After successful performances across Europe and the US, Alan Wilder, formerly of Depeche Mode and now recording as Recoil, will bring ‘A Strange Hour’ to select cities across the US, Canada, and South America. Alan & Paul Kendall (famed sound engine...

  • Rocky Loves Emily To release American Dream EP

    posted on October 13, 2010
    Rocky Loves Emily

    Tooth and Nail Records is proud to announce the signing of Detroit, MI pop-rock six-piece ROCKY LOVES EMILY. Hot Topic will handle exclusive physical distribution of the band’s debut EP, American Dream, which will be released on November 23rd. The EP...

  • Spectrals To release Spectrals Extended Play

    posted on October 12, 2010
    Spectrals

    Moshi Moshi are proud to announce the release of the debut EP from Spectrals, entitled Spectrals Extended Play. A collection of new and previously unreleased songs, the EP is available in North America digitally starting today October 12th, with a ph...

  • Yann Tiersen To release Dust Lane

    posted on October 12, 2010
    Yann Tiersen

    French composer and musician Yann Tiersen will release his American debut album Dust Lane today, October 12 via Anti Records. Tiersen is a consistently evolving artist who merges classical instrumentation with flourishes of folk, modern pop and atmos...

  • GLC To release Love Life and Loyalty

    posted on October 12, 2010
    GLC

    Grammy Award-winning artist GLC, and member of the G.O.O.D. Music Family, officially drops his first solo album, Love, Life & Loyalty today. The acclaimed album is a story of trials & tribulations with feature collaborations from legendary names incl...

  • The Green Children To release Encounter

    posted on October 12, 2010
    The Green Children

    The Green Children announce their a NYC performance, October 15th at the Webster Hall Studio. Their debut album "Encounter" - featuring the single "Dragons" - drops Tuesday October 12th and the band is available for press in New York City October 13...

  • Seabear Announce Tour Dates

    posted on October 12, 2010
    Seabear

    In preparation for Icelandic septet Seabear's fall US tour, the band has released a remix from friends FM Belfast for their single "I'll Build You a Fire" off sophomore LP, We Built a Fire (Morr Music). If you missed it the first time around, check ...

  • Delicate Steve Announce Tour Dates

    posted on October 12, 2010
    Delicate Steve

    Somebody started talking about Delicate Steve over the summer of 2010. The band turned up on Governor's Island supporting Yeasayer. They were from New Jersey but were living together as a band in a shambling house in the woods of Warwick, NY. There ...

  • Jamaica Announce Tour Dates

    posted on October 12, 2010
    Jamaica

    Described as "pop perfection" by The Guardian and "killer" by NME, rising French electro outfit Jamaica is now determined to shake up the U.S. This week, the duo will embark on their first-ever tour of America armed with their hook-heavy debut disc, ...

  • Calvin Harris Announce Tour Dates

    posted on October 11, 2010
    Calvin Harris

    Two of the most exciting artists in electronic music will be sharing some of the biggest stages in North America including tour stops in Canada, Mexico and Puerto Rico. Calvin Harris, self-styled "King of Electropop" and Burns, one of the most in-dem...

  • HelloGoodbye To release Would It Kill You

    posted on October 11, 2010
    HelloGoodbye

    Rocket Science Ventures and Wasted Summer Records are very excited to announce the November 9th release of Would It Kill You?, the second full-length record from Long Beach, CA, band Hellogoodbye. In anticipation of this self-funded album, the band r...

  • Priya To release Welcome Back to Earth

    posted on October 11, 2010
    Priya

    American-born Indian pop songstress, Priya releases her first single off her forthcoming debut album through online retailers today. This upbeat pop song called "Light Switch" showcases the former pre-pharmacy student's smoldering vocals over a mix o...

  • K Flay To release self-titled EP

    posted on October 11, 2010
    K.Flay

    Indie rock hip hop artist K.Flay is excited to announce the release of her self-titled debut EP tomorrow! As the first new recorded music in the last year, K.Flay’s EP will be released on iTunes and K.Flay’s website tomorrow, October 12th, and will b...

  • Joe Budden To release Mood Muzik 4

    posted on October 11, 2010
    Joe Budden

    E1 Music is set to release the highly anticipated fourth installment of the "Mood Muzik" mixtape series by New Jersey’s own Joe Budden. Mood Muzik 4: A Turn 4 The Worst will be released on November 9th, 2010 and features appearances by all 3 fellow m...

  • My Other Friend To release Burning Bright Tonight

    posted on October 11, 2010
    My Other Friend

    Brooklyn’s My Other Friend is set to release their debut album Burning Bright Tonight, with wide distribution on October 25th. The album which was originally self-released digitally in late July is already starting to gain the attention of leading ta...

  • Norah Jones To release Featuring

    posted on October 9, 2010
    Norah Jones

    On November 16, EMI’s Blue Note Records will release ...Featuring, a star-studded collection of the multi-platinum selling, multi-Grammy Award winning singer Norah Jones’s musical collaborations from the past decade. The 18 songs on the album include...

  • Thomas Fiss To release self-titled EP

    posted on October 8, 2010
    Thomas Fiss

    2010 has already been a crazy year for 23-year-old Thomas Fiss, former member of the popular boy band Varsity Fanclub, and it doesn't seem to be slowing down anytime soon. He's played shows with Emily Osment and Demi Lovato, completed a summer tour ...

  • Annie Lennox To release A Christmas Cornucopia

    posted on October 8, 2010
    Annie Lennox

    Annie Lennox -- one of the most successful, iconic and talented artists of the late 20th century -- is back like you've never heard her before. On November 16th, Lennox releases her sixth solo album, and first-ever holiday recording, A Christmas Corn...

  • Little Dragon Announce Tour Dates

    posted on October 8, 2010
    Little Dragon

    While the rest of Little Dragon is back in Gothenburg, Sweden putting the finishing touches on their newly recorded album, Yukimi Nagano and Fredrik Wallin are currently on the road with the Gorillaz in North America as special guests' performing bot...

  • The Beast To release Freedom Suite

    posted on October 8, 2010
    The Beast with Nnenna Freelon

    Jazz vocalist and multi Grammy nominee Nnenna Freelon joins hip-hop quartet The Beast to release Freedom Suite: a 10-track collection of creative reflections on jazz and hip-hop. Freedom Suite will be available for FREE download, digitally released o...

  • Lupe Fiasco To release Lasers

    posted on October 8, 2010
    Lupe Fiasco

    1st & 15th / Atlantic Records are proud to announce the upcoming release of “LASERS,” the hugely anticipated new album from Lupe Fiasco. The Grammy Award-winning superstar’s third full-length collection will arrive in stores and at all online retail...

  • Syd Barrett To release An Introduction To

    posted on October 8, 2010
    Syd Barrett

    On November 9, Capitol/EMI will release An Introduction To Syd Barrett, a brand new collection that will bring together for the first time the tracks of Pink Floyd and Syd Barrett on one compilation. David Gilmour, who originally worked on Syd Bar...

  • Kokayi To release Robots and Dinosaurs

    posted on October 7, 2010
    Kokayi

    Grammy Nominated emcee, producer, and multi-instrumentalist, KOKAYI, is excited to announce the release of his sophomore album, Robots & Dinosaurs. The album will see it's physical release on October 19th via New York based QN5 Music. The album's ...

  • Jonsi To release Go Closer

    posted on October 7, 2010
    Jonsi

    Sigur Rós front man Jónsi will be playing a very special set of free acoustic in-stores while touring the U.S. for his final American dates for his solo debut, Go, out now on XL Recordings. Entitled Go Closer, the series will allow Sigur Rós fans to...

  • Jacks Mannequin To release Everything In Transit Re-release

    posted on October 7, 2010
    Jack's Mannequin

    Sire Records is proud to announces that Everything In Transit, the debut album from Jack’s Mannequin, will be reissued for the first time since its original August 2005 release beginning today. The recording is being reissued on vinyl with new artwor...

  • Mark Farina To release Mushroom Jazz 7

    posted on October 6, 2010
    Mark Farina

    On November 9, Mark Farina releases Mushroom Jazz 7 – the latest installment in the groundbreaking compilation series. Mushroom Jazz 7 features Farina's signature hip-hop, jazz-infused, downtempo, dance floor friendly beats. This time around, he deft...

  • Rumspringa To release SWAY

    posted on October 6, 2010
    Rumspringa

    With the Upcoming Release of Rumspringa’s debut Album “Sway”, LA’s Best Kept Secret are About to not be a secret anymore. SWAY features 11 songs each performed with an explosive power and distinctive contrast. “Concrete fusion” is how they define it....

  • Darius Rucker To release Charleston SC 1966

    posted on October 6, 2010
    Darius Rucker

    Capitol Nashville is proud to announce the release of Darius Rucker’s new album, Charleston, SC 1966 hitting store shelves this Tuesday, October 12th. Rucker who earned last year’s CMA New Artist of the Year Award for his debut solo country record L...

  • Jonquil To release One Hundred Suns EP

    posted on October 6, 2010
    Jonquil

    Jonquil are Hugo Manuel, Sam Hudson Scott and Robin McDiarmid, three men in their early twenties living in Oxford, England. The band rehearse and record at home in their new east Oxford studio, having recently relocated from the House of Supreme Math...

  • Metallica To release Live at Grimey's

    posted on October 6, 2010
    Metallica

    On June 12th, 2008, on the eve of their headlining performance at the Bonnaroo Music Fesival, multi-platinum rock band Metallica played an intimate, surprise performance at The Basement, an 150-capacity venue below Nashville record store Grimey’s New...

  • Regina Spektor To release Live In London

    posted on October 6, 2010
    Regina Spektor

    LIVE IN LONDON, the first live recording and concert film from acclaimed artist Regina Spektor, will be released November 22nd on Sire / Warner Bros Records. Captured mainly at London's famed Hammersmith Apollo Theatre, LIVE IN LONDON features 23 rem...

  • Freezepop To release Imaginary Friends

    posted on October 6, 2010
    Freezepop

    Freezepop have always been something of an oxymoron: embraced by both hipsters and nerds; serious about irony; and retro-futurist. They made their first big splash as a synth band in a guitar video game, singing pop songs about rock. Now Freezepop, w...

  • Hugo Announce Tour Dates

    posted on October 6, 2010
    Hugo

    British-born, Thailand-raised, “gangsta-rocker” Hugo, hits the road this fall with Irish-trio The Script and the UK’s One eskimO. Hugo will support The Script on the first half of their headlining US tour and then join One eskimO for the final leg of...

  • Lola Bleu To release Love Will Find A Way

    posted on October 6, 2010
    Lola Bleu

    Janell McCracken p/k/a Lola Bleu is a truly unique talent. The beautiful 22-years-old songstress has been singing all of her life and it shows on her debut album Love Will Find A Way. Released in early August on HSP Music, the album is the story o...

  • Kaskade To release dance.love

    posted on October 6, 2010
    Kaskade

    DJ/ producer/ songwriter KASKADE is unstoppable in 2010. He’s been touring around the world with a 100+ gigs, had a summer residency at the new Encore Beach Club at Wynn’s in Las Vegas and released his the release chart-topping artist album Dynasty ...

  • Royksopp To release Senior

    posted on October 5, 2010
    Röyksopp

    While Royksopp's smash album Junior is still burning up finer-attuned ears around the globe, the duo is releasing a companion follow up, Senior, for the big chill-out. The instrumental counterpart was recorded at the same time as Junior and will be r...

  • Yellowbirds To release The Rest Of My Life

    posted on October 5, 2010
    Yellowbirds

    Yellowbirds is the moniker for the latest musical exploits of Sam Cohen--songwriter, guitarist and vocalist in the psychedelic collective Apollo Sunshine. Next Tuesday, October 12, Yellowbirds will release its debut track "The Rest Of My Life." The ...

  • Needtobreathe Announce Tour Dates

    posted on October 5, 2010
    Needtobreathe

    NEEDTOBREATHE has unveiled the final leg of their upcoming U.S. tour, “Young and Far From Home.” As previously announced, the cross country trek begins with a homestate show on October 27th at the Township Auditorium in Columbia, SC. The latest rou...

  • Bryan Ferry To release Olympia

    posted on October 5, 2010
    Bryan Ferry

    The legendary Bryan Ferry returns with his brand new studio album Olympia on October 26th, 2010, his debut for EMI’s Astralwerks Records. This will follow the release of the brand new single “You Can Dance” on August 10th. The album features music...

  • A Rocket To The Moon To release Rainy Day Sessions EP

    posted on October 5, 2010
    A Rocket To The Moon

    Fueled By Ramen recording group A Rocket To The Moon has announced the release of their new EP. The 5-track EP features new versions of songs originally found on last year’s acclaimed debut album, “ON YOUR SIDE,” recorded with female bluegrass group ...

  • Chris Young The Rapper To release 1991 EP

    posted on October 5, 2010
    Chris Young

    Lyrical dynamo Chris Young the Rapper releases his first single, “Stoned" via the World Wide Web. This comes 10 days before the release of his highly anticipated mixtape, The 1991 EP. "The record is a ode to the golden era of hip hop. When beats h...

  • Dee-1 To release I Hope They Hear Me Vol 2

    posted on October 5, 2010
    Dee-1

    Has the recession ended the 'bling rap' era? Does it signal a return to songs with more substance? Up-and-comer Dee-1 is counting on it. Not to say that he wishes to be placed in the commercially overlooked 'backpacker' rap pack; he'd rather carve hi...

  • Pujol Announce Tour Dates

    posted on October 5, 2010
    Pujol

    Pujol was raised in Tullahoma, Tennessee, where he lived in a haunted house which sat one block away from the wrong side of the tracks. He spent his formative years scribbling on walls, shredding behind closed doors, and riding around in cars with o...

  • Copywrite To release The Life and Times of Peter Nelson

    posted on October 5, 2010
    Copywrite

    Man Bites Dog Records is proud to announce the release of Copywrite’s much anticipated sophomore album The Life and Times of Peter Nelson which will be released on November 16th, 2010 through Fat Beats Distribution. Its been nearly a decade since ...

  • Eva To release as-yet-untitled

    posted on October 4, 2010
    Eva

    There are tons of potential rising stars every year in pop music. But, none more memorable than the dynamic and alluring, one-named Eva. She has already caught the eye of Snoop Dogg, Lupe Fiasco, and Scott Storch. Now, it's your turn to discover who ...

  • The Chariot To release Long Live

    posted on October 4, 2010
    The Chariot

    Georgia’s THE CHARIOT is pleased to announce the upcoming release of their highly-anticipated new release, Long Live, on November 23rd, 2010. The record will mark the first release for the band on their new label, GOOD FIGHT MUSIC; home to such acts ...

  • Matt Palmer To release Bigger Than Love The Mixtape

    posted on October 4, 2010
    Matt Palmer

    This week, up-and-coming R&B singer/songwriter, Matt Palmer, is releasing Bigger Than Love: The Mixtape. The release is a cohesive collection of remixed songs featured on his forthcoming debut album, Let Go, releasing October 12, 2010.

  • Savage To release Tribal Council

    posted on October 4, 2010
    Savage

    The Tribal Council, New Zealand label, Dawn Raid's first offering through their new partnership with SMC Recordings/Fontana hits stores everywhere tomorrow, October 5th. The 2-disc set is a compilation of 32 songs showcasing the world's best R&B, Hip...

  • Kitten To release Sunday School

    posted on October 4, 2010
    Kitten

    Please welcome LA rockers Kitten. Their first EP entitled Sunday School was mixed by Gavin MacKillop (PIL, Echo and the Bunnymen, The Church) and is out on 10/19 via The Control Group. When singer/songwriter Chloe Chaidez decided, at 13 years of a...

  • Dream Theater Announce Tour Dates

    posted on October 4, 2010
    Dream Theater

    On the heels of the release of his latest opus, ‘Static Impulse’, JAMES LABRIE has finally announced his return to the stage as a solo artist and will embark on a North American tour this winter! The DREAM THEATER vocalist has released two releases ...

  • Nelly Furtado To release The Best Of

    posted on October 4, 2010
    Nelly Furtado

    Multi-platinum-selling, Grammy-winning global superstar, actress, philanthropist and recent Canadian “Walk of Fame” inductee, Nelly Furtado, will celebrate her first 10 years of recording with her first greatest hits compilation, The Best Of Nelly Fu...

  • CAKE To release Showroom Of Compassion

    posted on October 4, 2010
    CAKE

    CAKE - John McCrea (Vocals/Piano/Nord), Vincent DiFiore (Trumpet/Euphonium/Keyboards), Xan McCurdy (Guitar/Synthesizer) and Gabriel Nelson (Bass/Guitar/Rheem/Bandalero) - announces their first album of new material since 2004's Pressure Chief. They'l...

  • Black Francis To release The Golem Rock Album

    posted on October 4, 2010
    Black Francis

    Often regarded as the height of German expressionism, the silent, black and white film The Golem (also known in it's German form, Der Golem) was the last of a series of three films by director Paul Wegener and was released in 1920. Set in the 16t...

  • Stardeath And The White Dwarfs Announce Tour Dates

    posted on October 4, 2010
    Stardeath And The White Dwarfs

    Oklahoma City psych/prog/experimental pop quartet STARDEATH AND WHITE DWARFS will hit the road in support of the debut album, THE BIRTH for the months of November and December with New Zealand psychedelic-pop rockers, Tame Impala. Over the past c...

  • Ledisi To release as-yet-untitled

    posted on October 1, 2010
    Ledisi

    After taking the world by storm with her first two Verve Forecast releases Lost Found and Turn Me Loose, LEDISI is in the midst of a whirlwind tour, various appearances, and preparations for a new album. After receiving a standing ovation in front...

  • The Floacist To release Floetic Soul

    posted on October 1, 2010
    The Floacist

    “My approach to the manifestation of Floetic Soul, has simply been to get out of the way and go beyond my comfort zone, making sure to challenge any limitations that I may have placed on myself over time,” shares The Floacist. The strikingly beautifu...

  • Monster Magnet To release Mastermind

    posted on October 1, 2010
    Monster Magnet

    World famous rock band MONSTER MAGNET will release its long-awaited new album Mastermind on October 26. Today, AOL Music's Noisecreep premieres the brand new MONSTER MAGNET music video – for the album's roll out single “Gods and Punks”. The “...

  • Father MC To release Fam Body

    posted on October 1, 2010
    Father MC

    Father MC straddled the line between hip-hop and new jack swing, which resulted in a number 20 hit, "I'll Do 4 U," from his debut album Father's Day. Nearly two years after his debut, Father MC followed with "Close to You". Its success was almost gua...