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Laura Marling Plots Extensive Spring Tour

Laura Marling has just announced an extensive spring tour in support of her sophomore album, I Speak Because I Can, to begin May 4 in Chicago, IL.

29 Mar 2010 | 1 comment | More

Taylor Hawkins and Coattail Riders Hitting the Road in April

Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins and the Coattail Riders are set to hit the road in support of the release of their sophomore album, Red Light Fever, on April 20 via Shanabelle/RCA.

29 Mar 2010 | More

Tokyo Police Club Confirms ‘Champ’ for June Release

The snappy and ever-raucous Tokyo Police Club have announced that their sophomore album, Champ, will be released June 8th via mom+pop.

29 Mar 2010 | More

Oh No Ono at Mercury Lounge, 03.24.10

This week saw the return of Denmark’s Oh No Ono to New York, following a trip to Austin for South By Southwest. On Wednesday, the band headlined Mercury Lounge, the same venue where they had their U.S. live debut just two months earlier…

28 Mar 2010 | 3 comments | More

The Aussie BBQ Made a Pit Stop at Brooklyn’s Bell House

It was like a summer getaway. Aussie barbecue roasting over the coals all night long, over ten bands from Oz and a room filled with convivial folks from Down Under chatting up a storm over a pint. The annual Aussie BBQ, the mini festival of all the best things Aussie, just took over Austin last Saturday at SXSW 2010, then roared over to Brooklyn’s Bell House last night and kept us reeling ’til the bitter end.

27 Mar 2010 | 2 comments | More

Truck America Festival Comes to New York April 30th

The truck stops here! Oxfordshire, UK’s quaint, family-operated Truck Festival is taking on America for the first time this year, co-presented by Radio Woodstock. This independent festival will kick off during two days at the Full Moon Resort in Big Indian, NY from Friday, April 30 through Sunday, May 2nd 2010.

26 Mar 2010 | 1 comment | More

Screaming Females’ Marissa Paternoster is a Noun

Our favorite New Jersey shredder-come-lately Marissa Paternoster of Screaming Females has announced the June release of her solo project Noun’s first album, Holy Hell, on Don Giovanni Records.

26 Mar 2010 | More

Hole’s ‘Nobody’s Daughter’ Tracklisting and Cover Art Revealed

It’s a royal return to the rock world for Courtney Love with Hole’s next album, Nobody’s Daughter, as the official cover artwork and tracklisting have just been confirmed.

26 Mar 2010 | More

The Dead Weather Confirms ‘Sea of Cowards’ Tracklisting

The details have been fast, furious and gone in an instant this week about the sophomore release from the Dead Weather, Sea of Cowards, due May 11 via Third Man Records/Warner Bros. Records. The video for ultra-heavy first single “Die By the Drop” directed by Floria Sigismondi…

25 Mar 2010 | More

Them Crooked Vultures Add Three Shows to Spring Tour, Record Store Day 10″

The rawk juggernaut of Dave Grohl, Joshua Homme and John Paul Jones have just added three additional shows to Them Crooked Vultures’ brief spring tour of the U.S. The newly announced cities are Los Angeles on April 14, Indianapolis on May 17 and Chicago on May 18.

25 Mar 2010 | 1 comment | More