Archive for February 10th, 2013

Myka, Relocate Tease New Music

Myka, Relocate are an unsigned six piece post hardcore outfit hailing from Houston, Texas. Not too long ago they released a few song teasers for some new music they’ve been working on. You can check out the song clips by checking below the jump. If you like what you hear then you also might want […]

Jonathan Corey Leaves Manchester Orchestra

Manchester Orchestra have announced that their long time friend and bassist Jonathan Corey is parting ways with the band. He doesn’t say the specific reason why he is leaving but the band indicated on their Facebook page that he is pursuing a career outside of music. You can read the official statement from the band […]

For Today’s Trailer Stolen Along With Thousands Of Dollars Worth Of Gear

Stolen gear is a problem that many musicians have come face to face with. In this particular instance For Today had their van and trailer stolen out of the parking lot at the hotel they stayed at. Hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of equipment was in there too. I personally would be furious at […]

Horizons Lose Two Members, Asking For Auditions

Horizons are a post hardcore outfit hailing all the way from Mississauga, Ontario. Earlier today they announced that their lead vocalist/guitarist and the bassist. You can read the full statement from the band by checking below the jump. The band has also asked for people to audition for the position as lead vocalist. They have […]

REVIEW: Vajra – ‘Pleroma’

Artist: Vajra Album: Pleroma Genre: Progressive Rock For fans of: Tool, Dead Can Dance, Fever Ray I’ve never found myself a fan of bands like Lacuna Coil and Evanescence and as you probably noticed immediately, both of those bands are female fronted and you’re probably thinking, “Well this guy’s just sexist.” I assure you that […]

MUSIC VIDEO: Drake – “Started From The Bottom”

Drake originally planned to release his new single “Started From The Bottom” on Grammy night, but instead we get the official video (and it’s way better). Love it or feel it could be better, “Started From The Bottom” has only just begun its ascent to becoming a pop culture mainstay. The official video proves Drake […]


This past weekend saw the dominance of Seth Gordan’s Identity Thief over the rest of the other films being shown in theater by a good gap of 20 million dollars in gross income. The film revolves around a comedic take on one of today’s biggest ongoing problems as it follows Jason Bateman’s character as he […]

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Lupe Fiasco (Or Whoever Manages His Twitter Account) May Have Accidentally Revealed The Title Of His New Album For 2013

Lupe Fiasco’s twitter feed is about as barren and desolate as one with over a million followers can be. There’s only one tweet, posted January 17 (following Lupe’s various tweet deletion sprees), directing visitors to the profiles of Fiasco-associated acts DJ Busy and SNDCLSH. Fiasco’s account is only following five people. HE EVEN HAS THE […]

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REVIEW: My Bloody Valentine – ‘m b v’

Band: My Bloody Valentine Album: m b v Label: N/A Genre: Shoegaze, Dream Pop, Alternative Rock I’m a sucker for albums whose cover art encapsulates the music contained. It’s one of the many charms of Loveless, My Bloody Valentine’s second album and their only album that anybody gave two hoots about before February 2. The […]

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MUSIC VIDEO: James Blake – “Retrograde”

James Blake is back in a big way. We already told you about his upcoming album Overgrown and its leadoff single, the sumptuous and soulful “Retrograde”. The track was premiered earlier this week so you know that the powers that be would make it commercially available in short order. And they will on Monday, February 11. That’s tomorrow. Not that he needed […]

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WATCH: Balance And Composure – “Bigmouth Strikes Again” (The Smiths Cover)

It looks like touring the United Kingdom had an affect on the guys in punk outfit Balance And Composure. During their tour of the UK the group banged out a stripped down cover of “Bigmouth Strikes Again”, one of The Smiths’ most enduring anthems culled from one of their greatest albums, The Queen Is Dead. Yeah, […]

LYRIC VIDEO: With A Voice – “The Hero I Had”

With A Voice are a five piece metalcore outfit hailing from Minnesota. They have unveiled a brand new lyric video for their single “The Hero I Had”. You can watch the video and listen to the song by checking below the jump. If you like what you hear you can pick up a physical copy […]