Jul 28, 2009

El Perro Del Mar's third full-length, Love Is Not Pop, is set to be released in the U.S. on The Control Group come October 20th, with a supporting tour to follow. More

Jul 28, 2009

Kris Kristofferson has announced the release for his upcoming album Closer to the Bone. Scheduled for a September 29th release, the 11-track album will be released as a single CD as well as a deluxe two-disc set and on 180 gram vinyl. More

Jul 28, 2009

Twenty years ago, The Pixies released their classic Doolittle, and to commemorate the milestone, the band has announced a U.S. and European tour beginning in late September. Not only will the band be performing all of the songs from the album but all of the associated B-sides as well"Debaser," "Weird at My School," and "Dancing the Manta Ray" among them. More

Jul 28, 2009

Welsh band Manic Street Preachers are all set to release Journal for Plague Lovers stateside on September 15th with a U.S. tour to follow. More

Jul 28, 2009

Here to usher you into the waning summer months and nearly through the whole of autumn are a slew of recently announced tours from indie luminaries to hip hop incendiaries. Spanning from August to November, east to west, there’s sure to be something near you. New tour dates announced for The Decemberists, Mos Def, The Mars Volta, Ray LaMontagne, Nurses, Bell X1, and Wavves. More

Jul 28, 2009

According to a news post from leader John Darnielle, the new Mountain Goats LP is titled The Life of the World to Come and it's dropping on our doorsteps October 6th on the oh-so-dreamy 4AD. We already posted the first MP3 ("Genesis 3:23") from the LP here but here's the skinny on the rest. More

Jul 28, 2009

Former Pulp frontman Jarvis Cocker played a show at The Wiltern Theatre in Los Angeles, CA last night. We sent photographer Wendy Lynch Redfern down to capture the action. Check out the full gallery of photos from the Wiltern show here. More

Jul 27, 2009

According to a NME report and the band's "Transmission" website, Arctic Monkeys have announced plans to stream a special online gig previewing tracks from their forthcoming third LP, Humbug. The Sheffield quartet will perform the one-off concert through a web transmission on their official site this Thursday, July 30th at 9 p.m. (BST). More

Jul 27, 2009

You're staring at the steamy cover for the new Islands longplayer, Vapours, coming out September 22nd on ANTI-. More