May 18, 2010

Superchunk will be playing at festivals this summer and on the east coast in September. They will perform at Primavera Sound Festival in late May along with Pavement and The Fall. Check out the rest of the tour dates here. The band's much-anticipated new album now as a title: Majesty Shedding. More

May 17, 2010

Having released a trio of great records throughout the '90s (The Stars Are Insane, Secret Swingers, Two Cents Plus Tax), and an excellent thought then to be swansong LP in 2000 (Hurrah), Versus spent the '00s largely dormant, But their new LP, On the Ones and Threes, is due to be released on Merge August 3rd. Merge have released the first MP3, "Invincible Hero," and we have it here. More

May 17, 2010

NBC unveiled its 2010-2011 Fall primetime schedule today. Some interesting changes include 30 Rock moving to 8:30 p.m. and Parks and Recreation being held for midseason to make way for the new comedy Outsourced. Check out the schedule and trailers for the new shows here. More

May 17, 2010

Vampire Weekend has announced a fall tour. Support will come from two Sub Pop bands: Beach House and Dum Dum Girls. Pre-sale tickets for these shows will be available May 19th and general sales begin this Friday, May 24. Check out the dates. More

May 17, 2010

My Morning Jacket’s Jim James (once again going under the name Yim Yames), cellist/vocalist Ben Sollee, and singer/songwriter Daniel Martin Moore will be on a nine-date “Appalachian Voices” tour in support of raising public awareness of Mountaintop Removal coal mining throughout Appalachia. More

May 17, 2010

Arcade Fire has some good news: a new single will be out in a few weeks. It was presented via postcard on their official website. The new single titled “Suburbs/Month of May” has no official release date yet. Take a look at the postcard. More

May 14, 2010

We heard (and saw) the video for Club 8's  "Western Hospitality" last week. Today, we have the great privilege to premiere an MP3 of Club 8's "Shape Up!" to our readers. More

May 14, 2010

Snow Patrol’s Gary Lightbody has been busy gathering a new group of pals for new supergroup Tired Pony, including members of R.E.M. and Belle & Sebastian. Their debut album, The Place We Ran From (out July 12th), features contributions from She & Him and Editors’ Tom Smith. More

May 14, 2010

Television networks are slowly unveiling their fall schedule and we have info on which shows are being renewed and which ones are canceled. Did your favorite show make the cut? Here are the highlights and fates of some notable shows, including Chuck, Flash Forward, V, Law & Order, Human Target, Lie to Me, Scrubs, Better Off Ted, Heroes, and others. More