Glenn Cornick, founding member and bass player for Jethro Tull during the group's early years, passed away on August 29th due to heart failure. Cornick contributed to Tull's first three albums, This Was, Stand Up and Benefit. He was 67 years old.
Band leader Ian Anderson released the following statement on the band's website:
"It is with great sadness that we learned today of the passing of Glenn Cornick, bass player with Jethro Tull from the band’s inception 1968 until 1970. Of course, he had also played with the John Evan Band for the year during 1967 and so his contribution to the geographical transition from Blackpool to London and into the professional music scene was considerable.
Glenn was a man of great bonhomie and ready to befriend anyone – especially fellow musicians. Always cheerful, he brought to the early stage performances of Tull a lively bravado both as a personality and a musician.
After their stunning and unexpected win at the 2014 MTV VMAs, girl-group Fifth Harmony has finally revealed the important details regarding their long-awaited debut LP, which has been dubbed Reflection.
Reflection will feature both a standard and deluxe edition: with 11 on the standard and an additional 3 bonus tracks on the deluxe. There are talks of a Target-exclusive edition for the deluxe featuring even more additional material, but as of now that has not been confirmed. Fifth Harmony's debut EP, Better Together, featured an Target-exclusive track titled "One Wish" which is why talk of additional material is being discussed. With the help of social media a la Twitter and Facebook, Fifth Harmony revealed their album-art for the debut LP which was "unlocked" through shares on social media. In another stunning and unusual move, the girls decided to scrap their original album-art and shared an entirely new cover on August 22nd that will be the offici ...more
The World is a Beautiful Place and I am No Longer Afraid to Die announce their new EP titled "Between Bodies" with Chris Zizzamia on Broken World Media and Black Lake Records. It is set to release on October 7th.
For more information check their tumblr page: http://theworldisa.tumblr.com/
The new album from Australian Black 'n' Death 'n' Grind 'n' Rollers Earth Rot entitled "Follow The Black Smoke" is now available for stream and purchase via their bandcamp.
Earth Rot's first album and second release as a band since their debut EP 'dirt' in February 2014. released 29 August 2014
Stream the album here:
Requiem (formerly Requiem for the Dead) have posted the tracklist and title track to their upcoming album, The Unexplainable Truth. This is the first track released since their signing with Cleopatra Records, and the album is slated for an October 28th release.
The tracklist is:
#1 Intro- Gather Round the Spoken Pile"
#2 Say Hello to the Devil for me
#3 Where the hell did all the romance go?
#4 The Unexplainable Truth
#5 Sticks & Stones & Her Lovely Bones
#7 The Broken
#8 Goodbye Beautiful
#9 Tall Tales of a Vermicious Knid
#10 The Crown
#11 Now or Never Days
#12 Empty Beds in Hospital Rooms
#13 Kiss Kiss Bang Bang
#14 The Big Shakedown
You can listen to the track at the link below
Florida-based deathcore/dubstep Exotype have released the first single from their upcoming, self-titled debut album (due out October 7th via Rise Records). The new song is titled "Wide Awake" and features Chad Ruhlig of For the Fallen Dreams.
On their flight to New Zealand, American Airlines lost the bass belonging to State Champs' bassist, Ryan Scott Graham.
The band are very displeased with the carelessness of American Airlines and are hoping to retrieve the bass soon. This news is very reminiscent to when American Airlines broke the guitar of Keith Latinen, guitarist and vocalist for the band Empire! Empire (I Was a Lonely Estate).
After taking some time off to drop verses on a slew of industry remixes, RCA recording
artists Sicko Mobb are back with some new music. “Range Rover” features the duo getting back
to business in the truest sense of the word.
This song will no be featured on their forthcoming mixtape, Super Saiyan Vol. 2,
which should drop later this year.
Indiana progressive metal quintet The Contortionist have released a music video for 'Language I: Intuition', which is the second track from their upcoming album Language due out September 16th via eOne/Good Fight Music.
The latest release by New York-based post punk veterans Interpol, El Pintor, is now
streaming in its entirety over at NPR. The group's 5th album is the hotly anticipated
followup to 2010's Interpol, and will be released September 9th.