Author: Dom Vigil

Palisades have been hard at work on their follow up to last year’s debut full-length “Outcasts” – which will be available late 2014. In the meantime, you can enjoy 5 remixes of the fan favorite track “High and Low.” The EP features re-imagined versions of the song by DJ Scout of Issues, Dream Beach a.k.a. Andrew Oliver of I See Stars, Secoya a.k.a. Kyle Pavone of We Came as Romans, DIMIR a.k.a. Lee Mckinny of Born of Osiris, as well as Earl Halasan from Palisades appearing as MindlessMindless.”High and Low” has been well received as a unique crossover track, mixing screamo,…

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Today The Album Leaf shares the latest installment in its collaborations series, a new track featuring Peter Broderick of Efterklang, called “Never Held a Baby.”Here’s Jimmy LaValle of The Album Leaf on how the track came together:”As a fan of Peter’s, I asked him to play violin for a song from Perils from the Sea. What he came up with blew me away. His solo work also blew me away so I asked him about making a song together. He came to Los Angeles to record his new record and when he was finished, we met for the first time, ate…

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Austin trio Love Inks are delighted to announce news of their new album Exi, which is set for release on Sept 9th via Republic of Music. It sees the group return to that minimal sound & aesthetic that fans discovered with their debut back in 2011. They’ve shared the first single from the album online now.New track ‘Shoots 100 Panes of Glass’ showcases the bands’ forthcoming album with a delicacy that is so subtle it takes a whirlwind of class to execute. Lead singer Sherry Le Blanc’s caramel vocals take you on a gentle journey into the hypnotiZing world of Love Inks. STREAM: “Shoot 100…

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Brooklyn synth-pop trio Papertwin recently released their latest musical offering ‘Vox Humana.’ The EP is now available digitally on Bandcamp and iTunes.Today the band shares a synth-laden cover of the George Harrison rarity “Fish on the Sand.” Stream the cover over at Impose Magazine.Papertwin has been playing music together since 2009, formed by Max Decker after narrowly escaping a lucrative career as a landscape painter. After two homespun EPs, the band is set to release their first studio collaboration, Vox Humana.Recorded under the guidance of producer Abe Seiferth (Yeasayer, Eleanor Friedberger, Turing Machine, DFA’s Plantain Studios), and mastered by Joe Laporta (Vampire Weekend, Beach House), Vox Humana escalates the band’s unique brand of synth-pop to new…

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Indie-darling and rising pop-rock star Allison Weiss has teamed up with MTV.com today to unveil her anthemic pop-rock title track, “Remember When,” from her upcoming EP that’s due out on July 22nd. Fans are also invited to pre-orderRemember When now digitally at iTunes and on limited edition 12” vinyl record from No Sleep Records at https://nosleeprecords.com/product/7228. Additionally, fans can purchase all of her music digitally for $12 or pick up a vinyl bundle (including Remember When, Say What You Mean and Making It Up) for $29 at http://www.soundsupp.ly/drop-allisonweiss.html.Stream “Remember When” now, exclusively at MTV.com: http://www.mtv.com/artists/allison-weiss/The lead and title track on the new record, Remember When, sets the tone for Weiss’ next and arguably…

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Led by founding member Toby Driver (also of Secret Chiefs 3), Kayo Dot emerged in Boston, MA in 2002 from the ashes of metal group Maudlin of the Well. Since then, Driver has led Kayo Dot through several lineup changes and dramatic stylistic shifts: from traditional metal, to atmospheric, avant-garde metal; and now with their new album Coffins on Io, the bats-in-your-belfry hard rock of Sisters of Mercy meets Peter Gabriel-era Genesis, Scritti Politti and early Roxy Music. In 2013, Kayo Dot demarcated the beginning of a sonic change by releasing their critically acclaimed conceptual double-albumHubardo. Undeniably experimental, but largely unclassifiable, Hubardo received…

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Kevin Morby will be touring the U.S. this August, playing some shows with Real Estate, Steve Gunn, and Small Black. He will also be playing both Woodsist Festivals in Big Sur and Pioneertown along with the Los Angeles festival, Echo Park Rising. Kevin Morby has a new album due this fall on Woodsist Records. Tour Dates: 08/01 – San Francisco, CA – The Fillmore * 08/02 – Sonoma, CA – Gundlach-Bundschu Winery * 08/03 – Santa Cruz, CA – Catalyst Atrium * 08/04 – Sacramento, CA – Harlow’s * 08/05 – Big Sur, CA – Woodsist Festival Big Sur08/08 – Reno, NV – Holland Project08/09 – Portland, OR – Bunk Bar08/10 – Seattle, WA – Barboza08/11 – Everett,…

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Schematic, the solo project from Mae frontman Dave Elkins, has debuted a new video for his song“Stand” today with Vevo.com. The song is featured on his debut album, Color (n.) Inside The Lines, which was released by Seattle based indie label Spartan Records in late 2013. The record is currently available digitally from iTunes (includes three bonus tracks) and on CD and limited edition Gatefold Double Vinyl (includes three bonus tracks) in three variants at http://spr.tn/schmtc.Watch Schematic’s new video for “Stand” now, exclusively at http://spartanrecords.com/schematic/stand/”Rhythm and groove really get to me,” says Elkins. “”Stand” was the first song I wrote for Color (n.) Inside The Lines and I was certain that I’d implement…

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Chicago-based pop punk band COUNTERPUNCH kicks off their official pre-order of their third studio album BRUISEStoday. Bruises will be released worldwide on August 5th viaCyber Tracks. Three pre-order bundles will be available through Cyber Tracks’ website (http://www.cyber-tracks.com) between now and release date. One lucky person from each bundle will win a limited edition Counterpunch skate deck. Bundles are as follows: OPTION 1: Autographed Limited Edition Colored Vinyl (orange w/ red splatter, only 200 available) + Download Card – one vinyl will include a golden ticket for a Counterpunch skate deck.OPTION 2: Autographed CD + T-Shirt (only 100 available) – one CD will include a golden ticket for a Counterpunch…

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TOBACCO has announced a new batch of Fall tour dates, including two Southern California shows opening for Phantogram. TOBACCO also has a short run of East Coast dates starting on July 14 and will hit NYC’s Brooklyn Bowl on July 16. You can also check out a new remix of “Eruption” from TOBACCO pals High Tides today via Pigeons & Planes. TOBACCO TOUR DATES:07/14 – Burlington, VT – Higher Ground%^07/15 – Boston, MA – Brighton Music Hall%^07/16 – Brooklyn, NY – Brooklyn Bowl%^07/17 – Philadelphia, PA – Underground Arts%^07/18 – Richmond, VA – Gallery 5%^07/19 – Pittsburgh, PA – Mr. Smalls%^09/04 – Pomona, CA – The Fox Theater*09/05 -…

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