Lenka, former vocalist for the critically-acclaimed Australian electronic/ambient band Decoder Ring, will release her self-titled solo debut on Epic Records on September 23rd.
Chocolate Industries and Adult Swim are teaming up once again to bring you Worldwide Renewal Program, which hit TV land on June 2nd.
Teddy Geiger is letting his fans choose the songs that will be on his upcoming CD due out later this year.
Multi-platinum Scottish-born Relentless/Virgin Records singer/songwriter KT TUNSTALL will return to the live U.S. stage this summer, with a month of dates scheduled, many of them with acclaimed Zoe/Rounder artist Martha Wainwright.
The Wu-Tang affiliated supergroup consisting of Bronze Nazareth, M-80, Killah Priest, C-Rayz Walz, Son One & 5-Star officially announce the first single off their forthcoming album “Original S.I.N. (Strength in Numbers).”
Hyperkinetic UK rock trio, THE SUBWAYS have completed their 2nd album for Sire Records entitled “ALL OR NOTHING” scheduled for domestic release on Sep. 9, 2008.
Big Gates/Slip-N-Slide/Atlantic recording artist Plies has announced details of his very own non-profit organization, Big Gates and Plies Power Of Visions Foundation, Inc., as well as a scholarship program, the “Somebody Loves You” Scholarship Fund.
Platinum-selling rappers the Clipse have partnered with KOCH Records for a special release: The Clipse Present the Re-Up Gang, which will be released on August 5th, 2008.
Brandie Frampton comes out swinging on this wonderful country/pop album that she entitled, ‘What U See.’ The packaging of the CD comes with a DVD with two of her videos from the album. I was very impressed with that. If you did not know it, you would think Brandie was backed by a major. Coming…
‘Forth’ will be released in the US August 19th on the band’s own imprint On Your Own, which is being run by the Verve’s management company Big Life in association with Rob Stevenson’s company Stolen Transmission and distributed by MRI/Megaforce/Red.
If Katie Armiger’s debut self-titled album showcased her undeniable abilities, her second album will make you Believe. Katie Armiger is gearing up to release her second album, Believe, July 1st on Cold River Records.
See Supergrass trekking throughout the US with the Foo Fighters this summer, performing classics and selections from thier new CD, “Diamond Hoo Ha” out now on Astralwerks!
One of New York’s most dynamic street cliques, D-Block preps their latest opus, August 19th’s “Prepare For Glory.”
The Jonas Brothers are one of today’s hottest bands, with one of the summer’s most highly-anticipated tours, appearances on TV, and a new album coming out in August.
The band, Sick of Sarah, was named when lead singer Abisha Uhl, 25, was talking to her roommate, Sarah, who was complaining that she didn’t like her name, that she was “sick of Sarah.”
Like notable musicians before him, singer-songwriter Cory Chisel forged his first connection to the power of song through the music he heard — and made — in church.
Disc Makers, the leader in optical disc manufacturing for independent artists, filmmakers, and businesses, is pleased to announce its 2008 Summer Special — 50 Free Discs Promotion.
When Tom Waits astutely pointed out that “no dog ever pissed on a moving car” Mugison must have been nodding in bemused agreement.
Former Korn guitarist BRIAN “HEAD” WELCH is back to making music with his debut solo album, SAVE ME FROM MYSELF, which will be released September 9.
KOCH Records and imeem, a social network with over 25 million unique monthly visitors, are proud to announce an exciting new remix contest.
The Airborne Toxic Event has signed with Majordomo Records, with thier self-titled debut album due out on August 5th, 2008.
Palm Pictures has announced the theatrical release of acclaimed photographer Steven Sebring’s directorial debut, PATTI SMITH: DREAM OF LIFE.
You know I used to say that John Mayer sounded like Dave Matthews. Then I listened to Reed Waddle and I think he can sound alittle like John Mayer. I assure you though that those comparisons are not bad at all. Look at how things turned out for John Mayer and Dave Matthews. What a…
SRC/Universal artist Tami Chynn has released her first single “Frozen” (featuring Akon) from her new album coming this summer entitled PRIMADONNA.
With a distinctive vocal style that’s rich and full of conviction, J Records’ latest signing, Jazmine Sullivan, is set to heat up the airwaves this summer with her smash new single “Need U Bad.”
New York Dolls announce the release of their brand new unabashed live album.
RCA Records is excited to announce that Kings of Leon will release their highly anticipated fourth album, Only By The Night, on September 23, 2008.
Innerpartysystem was introduced to the world last fall 2007 with The Download EP, a six-song batch of self-recorded demos — including “Don’t Stop” — that pointed the way to their self-titled debut, scheduled to arrive in stores on September 9th on Island Records.
With Kill Kill Kill, Eric will release 12 albums in 12 months from August 2008 — August 2009.
Okay, lets get right to it with the obvious. This New Jersey band thought it appropriate to have two hot schoolgirls making out in a school bathroom. One of the women is on top of the other and they are lip-locked for sure. Okay cool, that is good for me. I am officially interested to…
Co-produced by Holland and Pakistani-born Shahzad Ismaily, the Living and the Dead’s production credits illustrate the collaborative improvisation that went into making her fourth record.
Mark Ang, frontman and founder of the Socal Rock outfit Runon Fragment, has released a renovated version of the band’s debut “R.F.” to preview his upcoming work on a studio soundtrack for the movie “Browse,” directed by indie filmmaker Chris Revon.
Sometimes the spheres align. This summer, Delicious Vinyl revisits two classic songs from legendary alternative rap collective The Pharcyde on The Pharcyde RMXXS, the new single from their lauded Delicious RMXXOLOGY album.
The members of indie pop band Cobra Starship don’t take themselves too seriously. While their emo peers play somber, introspective anthems, they make upbeat dance music intended to move bodies and heat up dance floors. The message is clear: shoegazers move over! Having grown tired of the emo scene, the band wanted to create the…
Multi-platinum band STAIND has announced the much-anticipated release of THE ILLUSION OF PROGRESS (Flip/Atlantic), available August 19.
I do not have to tell Skope readers, but the music industry and it’s brick and mortar business model is a thing of the past. People are not buying CD’s but rather downloading music right onto their ZUNE or I-Pods.
Upon the July 29 release of Whose World Is This?, the current single “Street Life” by producers K-Salaam & Beatnick featuring Buju Banton and Trey Songz set a record high for VP Records.
Hot Topic is proud to present the 2008 Hope For the Hopeless Tour, scheduled to hit 40 cities across the US throughout July and August. The multi-artist package will feature KILL HANNAH, THE MEDIC DROID, INNERPARTY-SYSTEM and THE WHITE TIE AFAIR.
Bullet For My Valentine, one of the most notable metal exports to come from the United Kingdom in the last few years, will kick off their 2008 headlining tour on Tuesday, July 14 at the Rave in Milwaukee, WI.
I always knew that the Internet is one of the most powerful mediums but who knew that it could help get artists record deals.