In a collaboration with Relapse Records, Illinois cult thrashers Num Skull will re-release their 1988 debut album Ritually Abused on CD, LP, and as a digital download.
The album's sound has been completely revamped, whereas the track list will include a bonus track. The album's release dates have been slated for September 12 (Germany/Benelux/Finland), September 15 (UK/World) and September 16 (North America).
The American alternative/progressive rock supergroup Flying Colors have announced and detailed their
upcoming sophomore album, entitled "Second
The supergroup consists of Dave LaRue (Dixie Dregs), Mike Portnoy (ex-Dream Theater), Neal Morse (Spock's
Beard), Steve Morse (Deep Purple) and Casey
McPherson (Alpha Rev).
"Second Nature" is available to pre-order, and will be released September 30. You you can see the tracklist and
the official album site:
1. Open Up Your Eyes
2. Mask Machine
3. Bombs Away
4. The Fury Of My Love
5. A Place In Your World
6. Lost Without You
7. One Love Forever
8. Peaceful Harbor
9. Cosmic Symphony
I. Still Life Of The World
II. Searching For The Air
III. Pound For Pound
Minneapolis hip-hop collective Doomtree have debuted new single '.38 Airweight'. The title
and release date for the upcoming record, the successor for critically acclaimed 'No Kings',
yet to be announced. Also it is unknown whether the track will be a part of the album or
You can stream '.38 Airweight' here:
Legendarily indescribable power trio Primus have announced a brand new album--the first to feature the classic line-up of
Les Claypool, Larry LaLonde and Tim "Herb" Alexander in almost two decades.
Primus and the Chocolate Factory with the Fungi Ensemble will be a tribute to the 1971 film Willy Wonka and the
Chocolate Factory. Look for an October 21 release date.
The band will also tour the U.S. in support of the album, in spite of Alexander's recent heart attack. Dates are as
October 22 - Upper Darby, PA @ Tower Theatre
October 24 - Albany, NY @ Palace Theatre
October 25 - Boston, MA @ Orpheum Theatre
October 26 - Burlington, VT @ Flynn Center for Performing Arts
October 28 - Waterbury, CT @ Palace Theater
October 29 - Baltimore, MD @ Hippodrome
October 31 - New York, NY @ Beacon Theatre
November 1 - New Brunswick, NJ @ State Theatre
On Occasion of their upcoming, collaborating US/Canada tour, Punk Rock legends The Offspring have decided to cover some Pennywise and Bad Religion.
With the following tracklist, the result will be released via an EP, simply entitled 'Covers EP'.
1. No reason why (Pennywise cover)
2. Do what you want (Bad Religion cover)
3. No control (Bad Religion cover)
You can listen to all of the songs on here: http://www.absolutepunk.net/showthread.php?t=3705075
For the upcoming tourdates, check this: http://offspring.com/tour
British pop/r'n'b singer and songwriter Jessie Ware has published another song from her upcoming second LP, entitled 'Tough Love'.
Along with the new song, which is called 'Share It All', the title track can also be heard below.
'Tough Love' will be hitting the stores on August 3rd.
'Share It All' :
'Tough Love' Official Music Video:
Following on from last year's successful collaboration 'Bo Peep (Do U Right)' for Yours Truly and Adidas Originals’ Songs From Scratch series, L.A. beatmaker Shlohmo and Chicago R&B singer Jeremih have joined forces again to release a new EP. Titled No More, the EP features six tracks and includes an appearance from Chance The Rapper.
The EP is available to download for free via WEDIDIT (link below).
1. No More
2. Fuck You All The Time Remix (Extended Cut)
4. Bo Peep
5. Let It Go
6. The End (featuring Chance The Rapper)
Following the debut of new single 'Raptor' last month, Glaswegian electronic artist Rustie has released a second single from the long-awaited follow up to his celebrated Glass
Swords LP, Green Language. Titled 'Attak', the song sees the producer team up with rapper Danny Brown to deliver a song of epic proportions.
Link to the song below:
Green Language is out August 26, via Warp Records.
Greek death metal act Mass Infection are streaming their new album For I Am Genocide at the official Bandcamp page of Metalhit.com. Metalhit is the digital music proprietor
of more than 100+ underground extreme metal labels.
The album was released on April 1 through Comatose Music, and as of July 7, you can stream the album at the link below:
Orpington based hardcore trio Eight Days From Sunday have released their new music video for 'No Idols', from their debut EP of the same name. The video has premiered on the
YouTube channel BlankTV.
In other news, the group have announced their work on a new "expanded edition" of their EP for physical release, with 3 new tracks for release towards the end of summer, with more
details to be announced in the near future.
Norwegian electro-industrial act Combichrist have dropped Blood On the Dance Floor from their upcoming US tour following pedophilia allegations against Blood On the Dance Floor vocalist, Dahvie
Vanity. Combichrist made an official comment on their Facebook page stating that they were, "not aware of the controversy about their (BotDF) past behavior" and that they were rethinking their
direct support. Combichrist have since announced that the support slot will be filled by William Control and the tour will continue as planned.
MF DOOM and Bishop Nehru's collaborative album under the name NehruvianDOOM is finally
coming out. It will be called NehruvianDOOM, and it's due out September 22 in the UK
and September 23 in the U.S. via Lex/Noizy Cricket.
The album cover was designed by Ghostshrimp. The album will feature nine songs, one of
which they have released called "Om" which you can stream on YouTube.
3. Mean the Most
4. So Alone
5. Coming For You
6. Darkness (HBU)
8. Great Things
Secret Band have released another song titled 'Projectile Comet' which will be featured on their upcoming full length. The song was released with a lyric video that can be seen below.
UK electronic outfit Submotion Orchestra have announced their LP follow up to 2012's
Fragments which will be entitled Alium. The album's release date is set for
November 3rd and pre-orders are currently being accepted through Ninjatune.
Blues/psychedelic rock band Blues Pills have streamed their self-titled debut album in its entirety three days before the official album release. You can listen it here:
Below is the link to the first single 'High Class Woman'
Copenhagen based punk band Iceage have released a new track, 'The Lord's Favorite'. The song is the first release from their third LP which is anticipated for release later this year.
The video can be watched below:
Portland OR heavy rock outfit Red Fang are overly excited about their upcoming European tour and in that light, they have released a free acoustic EP which can be streamed and/or downloaded at their official Bandcamp location.
The EP is titled Absolute Music Bunker Session with Red Fang and it was released on July 22 as a collaboration between Red Fang and Teamrock.com.
You can stream/download the EP right here: http://redfang.bandcamp.com/album/teamrock-com-presents-an-absolute-music-bunker-session-with-red-fang
Detailed info about Red Fang's European tour dates can be viewed here: http://www.songkick.com/artists/567141-red-fang/calendar?page=1