Archive for January 12th, 2010

Stone Sour begin new album

From the press release: New York, NY – Grammy nominated rock powerhouse Stone Sour announced today the commencement of work on a new album for Roadrunner Records, their first in four years. The band will record their third album in Nashville at Blackbird Studio with Grammy Award winning producer Nick Raskulinecz (Foo Fighters, Velvet Revolver, […]

Passion Pit announce American tour

Passion Pit tour schedule: 01-15 Auckland, New Zealand – Big Day Out Festival 01-17 Gold Coast, Australia – Big Day Out Festival 01-20 Sydney, Australia – Metro Theatre 01-22 Sydney, Australia – Big Day Out Festival 01-23 Sydney, Australia – Big Day Out Festival 01-25 Melbourne, Australia – Corner Hotel 01-26 Melbourne, Australia – Big […]

iwrestledabearonce want YOU in their music video!

I think the poster speaks for itself haha:

NOFX book tour with Teenage Bottlerocket and Tony Sly

Punk rockers NOFX have booked a two-week tour for this April and May with Fat Wreck Chords label-mates Teenage Bottlerocket and No Use For A Name frontman Tony Sly. Dates: 04/21/10 Eugene, OR McDonald Theater 04/22/10 Spokane, WA Knitting Factory 04/23/10 Billings, MT Shrine Auditorium 04/25/10 Saskatoon, SK Canada Odeon Center 04/26/10 Winnipeg, MB Burton […]

Coheed and Cambria ready the release of Year of the Black Rainbow

COHEED AND CAMBRIA READY THE RELEASE OF FIFTH STUDIO ALBUM, YEAR OF THE BLACK RAINBOW Eagerly Awaited Prequel To “The Amory Wars” Tetralogy Slated For Release in April 2010 on Columbia Records Deluxe Edition To Include 300+ page “Year of the Black Rainbow” Novel, Penned by Claudio Sanchez and New York Times Bestselling Author Peter […]

Raekwon, Ghostface Killah, Method Man, & U-God – Clap 2010

Courtesy of 2dopeboyz: Since their debut album, 1993’s Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers), Wu-Tang has become synonymous with gritty, direct lyrics and beats that draw from classic soul, horn-blasted funk, cinematic curios, and dirty guitar licks (among many others.) With each successive album, the group solidifies their hold on hip-hop, watching over the years as […]

Alice in Chains release Rock Band 5-pack

Harmonix and MTV Games have announced that a five pack of songs from Alice In Chains will be added this week (Xbox 360 and Wii on 1/12, PS3 on 1/14) to the Rock Band Music Store of downloadable content for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation® 3 computer entertainment system […]

Hockey go international

Hockey are continuing their impressive rise from the indie crop in 2009 with tour dates in 2010 by taking on the world! Their tour schedule thus far can be found below. Hockey U.S. Tour Schedule: Jan 13 Seattle, WA The Vera Project Jan 15 San Francisco, CA Bottom of The Hill Jan 16 Los Angeles, […]

Dr. Dog prepares new album

From the press release: Dr. Dog is very excited to announce the April 6th release of their Anti- Records debut, Shame, Shame. As a band that has traditionally built their spirited albums layer by layer in the undisturbed seclusion of their Philadelphia home studio, Dr. Dog realized that they would need to face the challenge of […]

Athlete announces new album

Mercury Prize nominees Athlete are back with Black Swan, due out in the US March 2nd, but tomorrow, Jan 12th, the band offers their US fans an exclusive shot a deluxe version of the new record. The special package includes the physical album, a bonus disc of 7 additional songs, Black Swan Song documentary video […]