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Brandon Flowers Confirms Brief Run of West Coast Shows

Brandon Flowers has announced a week’s worth of shows starting April 10 in support of his 2010 debut effort Flamingo and new single “Jilted Lovers and Broken Hearts,” which will find him playing two shows in Mexico and also hitting up the annual Coachella fest on April 15.

21 Feb 2011 | More

The Greenhornes Map Spring Tour with Jeff The Brotherhood

One of the more compelling Spring tours to check out looks to be the upcoming pairing of headliners The Greenhornes and newly announced support from Jeff The Brotherhood. Set to kick off May 5…

21 Feb 2011 | More

Beans “End It All” Record Release Party at Santo’s

When I walked in, Anika was DJ-ing. She’s been on a whirlwind tour of New York, spinning at a different …Read the Rest

18 Feb 2011 | 1 comment | More

Richard Ashcroft to Play East Coast Shows, Jimmy Fallon, This March

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Richard Ashcroft, the former Verve frontman who will release his first solo album in four years, United Nations of Sound, on March 22nd, will support the album with a few key shows in NYC and Boston.

18 Feb 2011 | More

Queens of the Stone Age Map Tour to Commemorate Debut Album

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Though they have been hard at work on new material as of December 2010, ass-kicking sludge-rock titans Queens of the Stone Age are set to tour behind the re-release of their 1998 self-titled debut album. Tickets go on sale tomorrow.

17 Feb 2011 | More

Does It Offend You, Yeah? Returns in March

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Electro-buzzos Does It Offend You, Yeah? are set to release to their sophomore album Don’t Say We Didn’t Warn You on March 15th via The End/Cooking Vinyl. First single “The Monkeys Are Coming” is now available on iTunes and Amazon

16 Feb 2011 | 2 comments | More

Raveonettes Confirm New Album for Release in April, Spring Tour Dates

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The Raveonettes are set to release their latest studio effort, Raven in the Grave, on April 5th via Vice Records. Eschewing their signature fuzz-laden take on Spectorian surf-pop, Raven in the Grave looks to be a more polished, post-punk — yet still maudlin — revision of their beloved formula.

14 Feb 2011 | 2 comments | More

Radiohead to Release Eighth Studio Album, ‘The King of Limbs’ on Saturday

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Quiet as a creeping church mouse and while the rest of the music-loving world was tittering about Arcade Fire’s monumental win, Radiohead announced late last night that they intend to digitally release their eighth studio album, The King of Limbs, on Saturday, February 19th, with the retail version to follow on March 28th.

14 Feb 2011 | 1 comment | More

Jamaica’s ‘No Problem’ Out in April

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Fast-rising Parisian electro-pop duo Jamaica who gained plenty of attention last fall with their relentlessly cheery anthem “I Think I Like U 2,” is set to release their debut, No Problem, on April 12, via Cooperative USA/Downtown Music. A digital version, however, will be available on February 15, featuring acoustic interpretations and remixes of the album’s tracks.

11 Feb 2011 | More

Dinosaur Bones to Release Debut in March, On Tour Now

Toronto quintet Dinosaur Bones impressed us late last year with their Birthright EP, leading our reviewer to extoll singer Ben Fox’s “airy, smooth vocals,” and the band’s “off-kilter” instrumentations. On March 8, Fox and crew will release their debut full-length My Divider on Dine Alone Records.

11 Feb 2011 | More