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New Walkmen Songs ‘Rock Really Hard’

Spin had a nice feature today about The Walkmen‘s upcoming album, which is currently untitled and should be out in late spring or early summer 2012. In addition to touching on the new album’s sound, frontman Hamilto...
 
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The Shins Announce New Album

The Shins will release a new album, Port of Morrow, this March. It will be heavy on frontman James Mercer as usual, who wrote all ten new tracks and is responsible for the majority of instrumentation. The album is produced by G...

 
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Lee Fields Continues Comeback with New Album

Lee Fields was a staple of independent soul in the ’70s, and later an oft-used source of sampling for hip-hop artists like J. Cole and Slum Village. I wrote about Lee Fields’ comebacks, both in ’92 and ’...
 
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Screaming Females Record with Steve Albini

Based on his recent work with Cloud Nothings, it’s no secret that Steve Albini enjoys working with young up-and-coming musicians. His latest venture involves NJ-based trio Screaming Females, as evidenced by a photo galler...

 
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WU LYF May Play Coachella

WU LYF‘s new slew of tour dates include an opening for a potential Coachella slot. They would presumably play one or some of the dates ranging from April 13-15 and 20-22, which is when Coachella takes place in Indio, Cali...
 
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New Magnetic Fields Album in March

The Magnetic Fields’ tenth full-length album, Love at the Bottom of the Sea, will be released March 6th on Merge Records. It will be their first album of new material on Merge since 1999’s 69 Love Songs. They also announc...

 
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Bon Iver Workout Clip Detailed

Earlier last week, a short clip was found showing Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon working out with his trainer Jeff Rogers. MTV Hive has confirmed that the video is not a fluke. In fact, it’s a portion of a full-length workout DVD dir...
 
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Jonny Greenwood to Score PT Anderson’s ‘The Master’

  Radiohead guitarist Jonny Greenwood is scoring another Paul Thomas Anderson film. The Master (title unconfirmed) is centered around a religious cult led by Philip Seymour Hoffman. It also stars Laura Dern, Philip Seymour...

 
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Andrew Bird Announces New Album, Tour

Andrew Bird announced the follow-up to his 2009 album Noble Beast. His new album, Break It Yourself, will be released internationally on March 5th, and in the United States a day later. Some  songs off Bird’s score for th...
 
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My Morning Jacket Release Holiday EP

My Morning Jacket help us ring in December with their new holiday EP, My Morning Jacket: iTunes Session. The EP features many old favorites as well as new favorites, such as the reworking of “Wonderful (the Way I Feel)”, off th...