Author: Dom Vigil

Mae is celebrating the ten-year anniversary of their fan-adored album The Everglow with a series of tour dates in early 2015. The Everglow, originally released in 2005, is the band’s highest selling album to date and resulted in seminal Mae songs such as “Suspension,” “Someone Else’s Arms,” and “Anything.” On each of the following listed dates, the band plans to play the album in it’s entirety. The Everglow 10th Anniversary Tour:January 2, 2015 – Philadelphia, PA – Electric Factory – http://spr.tn/tephilJanuary 3, 2015 – Norfolk, VA – The Norva – http://spr.tn/tenorfolkJanuary 7, 2015 – New York, NY – Highline Ballroom – http://spr.tn/tenynyIn related news, Mae, in partnership with Spartan Records, has also announced plans to release the fan-coveted…

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Frog Eyes is set to tour North America in support of the physical release of the acclaimed Carey’s Cold Spring. Only a few months ago it appeared that Carey Mercer would not be touring any longer when he was diagnosed with throat cancer. Recently, Mercer was given a clean bill of health and was cleared to begin touring. A full list of dates can be found below. Paper Bag Records will release Carey’s Cold Spring on vinyl and compact disc worldwide on June 17th. The label will also be releasing Carey Mercer’s book called Clouds of Evil, a collection of essays compiled for his son Ivan. Essay titles include:”A Story about the Time…

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The Word Alive’s critically acclaimed new album REAL. is officially available today. The album is available in stores and iTunes, which includes the exclusive bonus track “Pull Us Out Of The Grave.””The day is finally here when people all over the world can hear our new album REAL. We really believe in what we created and I hope you’ll enjoy your copy! See you on Warped Tour at the Monster Energy Stage!” – Telle Smith, Lead VocalsIn anticipation for release day, the band teamed up with Fuse.Tv to stream the new album in its entirety and premiered their powerful new song “Never Forget” with Revolver. The song…

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Rise Against have announced a July 15th release date for their eagerly anticipated seventh studio album The Black Market on Interscope Records. The first single “I Don’t Want To Be Here Anymore” will be available for digital download and streaming via digital subscription services beginning today. You can watch the band’s lyric video for “I Don’t Want To Be Here Anymore” below!

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Matt Kivel is now streaming a new song, “Open Road,” over at Noisey. The song features backing vocals and guitar by Jeremy Earl and was co-produced by Jeremy Earl and Jarvis Taveniere of Woods. His new album Days of Being Wild (to be released July 8th) was recorded over the course of six weeks in the summer of 2013 with Paul Oldham in a small detached shed in Los Angeles. The album art features original drawings by Max Markowitz. iTunes Pre-order & Vinyl Pre-orders of Days of Being Wild are available now! TOUR DATES:06/13 – Los Angeles, CA – The Echoplex ^07/13 – Los Angeles, CA – Materials &…

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San Francisco psych-pop duo Painted Palms kick off their Summer tour this week. New York producer and new Carpark signee SAINT PEPSI will join the band from DC to Chicago, and today the band shares his remix of their track “Hypnotic.” Stream the remix over at The FADER.As an added bonus, Painted Palms also share a video of singer Chris Prudhomme interviewing himself titled In The Now. The band describes the video as “a satellite transmission of a television interview that got lost in space and warped over time. As it continues towards infinity they conduct the interview into eternity. All they have is each other.”Painted Palms Tour Dates:6/10…

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Anathema Distant Satellites

Review by Scott Kelly To describe briefly the legacy and musical stylings of a band like Anathema is a seemingly impossible task.  With a collection of work that spans over 20 years, the resulting musical growth is both visceral and profound.  Many average music fans would be hard pressed to experience such creative growth while following the life of some of their favorite bands.  We often find ourselves criticizing a band’s second or third release with a quick-to-the-trigger attitude, dismissing the underlying personal and artistic change because this new piece of work is not the album we were expecting.  “It…

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Orlando, FL’s Beebs And Her Money Makers’ have debuted their new music video for “Waterfalls”, their take on the TLC 90’s classic. The clip was directed by Greg Steadman and Paul Brisske and features wakeskating by pros Brian Grubb and Brandon Thomas. Check out the video here.”Waterfalls” appears on the band’s new LP “Würst Album Ever” is out now and available for purchase on iTunes and CD Baby.Beebs And Her Money Makers’ begin their summer summer long stint on the Journeys Stage on Vans Warped Tour on June 13 in Houston, TX.With the kazoo-wielding songstress Beebs as their fearless leader, BaHMM is taking audiences by surprise with…

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Toronto producer Beta Frontiers shares his latest offering, “Undone Things.” The synth-heavy dance track is complimented by a color-washed video that compiles footage from 80s aerobic exercise videos. Check out the video for “Undone Things” over at SPIN, and stream the track on SoundCloud. The track is available for download on viaiTunes/Bandcamp. Tour Dates:06/18 Toronto, ON – Smiling Buddha (Buzz Records @ NXNE) w/ Greys, Mexican Slang

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Panda Bear (of Animal Collective) just wrapped up a brief North American tour where he previewed new material from his forthcoming solo album for Domino. This Fall he’ll return to the US and Canada for another string of shows, including Pop Montreal, Midpoint Music Festival, Pygmalion Festival and Gorilla Vs. Bear Fest in Dallas. Photo by Fernanda Pereira PANDA BEAR TOUR DATESFRI 9/12/14 – Dallas TX Gorilla Vs Bear Fest- Granada Theater %SAT 9/13/14 – Houston TX Fitzgerald’s *SUN 9/14/14 – Austin TX The Mohawk * TUE 9/16/14 – Charlottesville …

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