Figure head of Chicago's drill scene Chief Keef dropped his latest single last night, "Wait". Keef is continuing his
weird streak by not only continuing rapping off kilter, but by producing the track himself.
The beat a strange mishmash of noises that shares some qualities with rap but is more sonically similar to IDM
— in particular in its glitchy hi-hats and the unexpectedly gentle synth lead that sounds like something Aphex
Twin might have made back during his Richard D. James Album era.
While on their heavily anticipated reunion tour, Texan emo legends Mineral had their van broken into after Tuesday night's show at the The Firebird in St. Louis, Missouri. Thousands of dollars in electronics, money from merch sales, clothing, and several other items were among the belongings that were stolen, despite the van being in a well lit area with an attendant guarding the van.
Parker Cannon, frontman of pop punk outfit The Story So Far, has announced his hardcore punk side project "Snarl" via Alternative Press. The project's first demo will be released via bandcamp this weekend for free. The singer had this to say:
"I finally had enough time at home to write/earned enough money from touring to record my demo. Its almost done, I'll be droppin it on bandcamp this weekend for free. Some cool merch will be available online as well. A huge thank you to my brotha @carlitosxguey for the artwork, if you need designs done, hit him up. Stay tuned! SNARL HC 2014"
For the full article and the album's artwork, you can follow the link below.
Neofolk band Musk Ox have announced the release of a guitar tab book for Woodfall. Released
in June, Woodfall was the band's first LP since 2009 and was met with critical acclaim. The
guitar tab book will officially be released on September 23rd. It is currently available for pre-
oder via Bandcamp and in addition purchasing it includes unlimited streaming and free download of
It can be pre-ordered here:
Guitarist/vocalist for Anacrusis, Kenn Nardi, has posted the title track to his upcoming solo album online. The album, Dancing With the Past, will be released digitally on November 4th 2014 and on CD on January 13th 2015.
American rapper Yelawolf has premiered a new song off of his upcoming album, Love Story, entitled 'Till It's
Gone.' The track premiered during last night's episode of FX's drama series Sons of Anarchy, the single can be
Industrial metal pioneers Godflesh have posted a new song through FACT Magazine. The song, entitled
'Imperator', is taken from their upcoming album A World Lit Only By Fire, which is to be released on
Connecticut's rising rapper OnCue has recently released a music video for his new single, taken from his latest effort, entitled "Angry Young Man".
The production of the 2014's mixtape was in the hands of people such as Just Blaze,Hudson Mohawke, Dream Kaola, Maki, Brenton Duvall and others.
Foo Fighters tease 'Outsides', a track from forthcoming album Sonic Highways. Segueing into 'The Pretender', the song was performed under The Holy Shits moniker. View the instrumental below:
Along with the reactivation of Faith No More, Mike Patton has recently confirmed Fantomas' first live concert in six years at the RockOut Festival in Santiago, Chile, set to take place on December 6th. Tickets and further info can be obtained from the Festival's official website:
Patton did allude to the possibility of a new album back in 2006, but no mention of such has been discussed as of yet.
Manchester Orchestra have released a re-creation of their new album Cope today. The
stripped down variation, Hope, consists of strings, different kinds of piano, and softer
vocal arrangements - all in stark contrast its gritty counterpart released earlier in the year.
Hope is available for digital download today, and will be released on CD and vinyl on
November 18th. A free digital download will also be provided to anyone who purchases tickets for
their upcoming Hope tour:
10/31: Memphis, TN @ New Daisy Theatre
11/04: Austin, TX @ Scoot Inn
11/06: Tempe, AZ @ Mesa Arts Center
11/07: Los Angeles, CA @ Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever
11/08: West Hollywood, CA @ Troubador
12/03: Chicago, IL @ Irish American Heritage Center
12/06: Philadelphia, PA @ Temple Performing Arts Center
12/07: New Haven, CT @ Center Church on the Green
12/08: Somerville, MA @ Arts at the Armor ...more