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Antony and the Johnsons to Release ‘Swanlights’ EP April 26th

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On April 26th, Antony and the Johnsons will release their Swanlights EP digitally and on 10” on Secretly Canadian, with the CD version to come.

12 Apr 2011 | More

Suede Releases Best-of Album, to Play Coachella 2011

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Suede, the inimitable glam Britpop act who pretty much owned the UK music scene in the 90′s, along with Blur and Placebo, and were once hailed as ‘The Best New Band In Britain’ by Melody Maker before their debut release, ‘The Drowners’, in 1992, have reunited.

8 Apr 2011 | More

UK’s White Belt Yellow Tag to Release ‘You’re Not Invincible’ EP May 10

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White Belt Yellow Tag, who impressed us with their “technicolor swell of sound; a euphoric blaze of melodies swirled around singer Craig Pilbin’s voice” back at CMJ 2010, are putting out the EP You’re Not Invincible, their first North American release…

6 Apr 2011 | More

Gorillaz to Release Fan Club Download Album, The Fall, on April 16th via Virgin Records

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The prolific cartoon slayers and their vibrant human counterparts, otherwise known as Gorillaz, will release their fan club download album The Fall on 180 gm vinyl on April 16, 2011 via EMI’s Virgin Records.

9 Mar 2011 | More

Man Man to Release ‘Life Fantastic’ in May

The insatiably rowdy wild men of Man Man have confirmed the details of their upcoming release, Life Fantastic, due May 10th, 2011 on Anti- Records.

8 Mar 2011 | More

Spiritualized to Release Seventh Studio Album on Fat Possum Records, Announce London Date

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Last we saw of Jason ‘Spaceman’ Pierce and Spiritualized, he was perched on a chair at New York City’s Radio City Music Hall in July 2010 bringing the pain with a choir-augmented full outing of 1997′s landmark album Ladies and Gentlemen We’re Floating in Space for the very last time.

8 Mar 2011 | More

Norway’s TÔG Set to Play Select US Dates This Spring, 10″ Vinyl Out March 22.

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This is house music inspired by horror films, led by a fella who fancies himself one with the monks, so they say. Though the music sounds a lot more chipper than the way they describe their work and it’s ten notches less dark than their latest album cover (above), Norwegian psychedelic electro act Tôg is worth checking out.

8 Mar 2011 | More

Autolux to Release New EP, Followed by West Coast Tour Dates

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The always-enigmatic Autolux are set to release a new digital EP on March 1st via tbd Records called The Bouncing Wall / Census.

23 Feb 2011 | 1 comment | More

Elbow Unveils More Details of April’s ‘build a rocket boys!’

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The always inimitable Elbow set to release their fifth studio album build a rocket boys! on April 12 via Fiction Records (digitally on March 8), have begun confirming additional details of the highly anticipated follow-up to 2008′s Mercury Prize-winning The Seldom Seen Kid. Produced by Elbow keyboardist Craig Potter…

21 Feb 2011 | 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