Mar 25, 2019

The Beths are a New Zealand band that released their debut album, the amusingly titled Future Me Hates Me, back in August 2018 via Carpark. Now they have announced some new summer U.S. tour dates covering late June to early August. They also recently covered Death Cab for Cutie's "Soul Meets Body" (from 2005's Plans) for SiriusXMU. More

Mar 25, 2019

British five-piece Editors released a new album, Violence, back in March 2018 via Play It Again Sam. Now they have announced a new, more electronic, version of the album featuring the original production work on the songs done by Blanck Mass (aka Benjamin John Power of Fuck Buttons) and shared its first single, the new song "Barricades," via a video for the track. More

Mar 25, 2019

Bloc Party have announced some new U.S. tour dates where they will be performing their 2005 released debut album Silent Alarm in its entirety, something they have already done in Europe. More

Mar 24, 2019

In May 2018, Scott Hutchison, 36-year-old frontman for Scotland's Frightened Rabbit, was found dead of apparent suicide after he was earlier reported missing by the band. Last December there was a benefit concert at Rough Trade in Brooklyn featuring the songs of Hutchison performed by Julien Baker, Ben Gibbard, Aaron Dessner from The National, Craig Finn, and others. Now the remaining members of Frightened Rabbit have released the concert as a live album that's a free download or available to stream. More

Mar 23, 2019

Scottish indie rockers Idlewild are releasing a new album, Interview Music, on April 5 via Empty Words. Now they have shared another song from the album, "Same Things Twice," via a video for the song. More

Mar 22, 2019

Today was a fantastic day for new album releases, with fresh full-lengths from Strand of Oaks, Jenny Lewis, Andrew Bird, Tamaryn, Sleeper, These New Puritans, American Football, Lambchop, Avey Tare, Nilüfer Yanya, Ex Hex, and others. Album tracks from some of them made this week's Songs of the Week list, which also contains several new singles released this week. More

Mar 22, 2019

We haven't done an Album of the Week post since January, but there are some upcoming albums truly worthy of the title, starting with the new one by Strand of Oaks (the project of Timothy Showalter), Eraserland, released today via Dead Oceans.Here is more info on the album, as well as a round up and streams for other notable albums released today. More

Mar 22, 2019

Jenny Lewis has released a new album, On the Line, today via Warner Bros. You can stream it here. Last night she stopped by Jimmy Kimmel Live! to perform two songs from the album: "Red Bull & Hennessy" and "Wasted Youth." More

Mar 22, 2019

Tamaryn has released a new album, Dreaming the Dark, today via Dero Arcade. Now that the album is out, you can stream the whole thing below. More