DAVID GUETTA “DANGEROUS”
David Guetta is about to shift the needle yet again with his new single ‘Dangerous,’ featuring the vocal talents of emergent new artist Sam Martin. ‘Dangerous,’ which can be heard here and is available today October 6th. David Guetta’s highly anticipated 6th album, Listen, will be released around the globe on November 24th via Big Beat/Atlantic Records/Parlophone.
JACK WHITE TO HEADLINE NYC’S MADISON SQUARE GARDEN & BRIDGESTONE ARENA IN NASHVILLE
Jack White has confirmed two massive additions to the wildly received Lazaretto world tour:
The first 2015 dates of the ongoing campaign will be a historic January 30 Madison Square Garden headline engagement in New York City, preceded by a January 28 appearance at Bridgestone Arena in Jack’s Third Man Records home base of Nashville. A limited number of pre-sale tickets will be available to subscribers of Third Man Records’ Vault on Tuesday, October 7 at 10am local time with a general on sale beginning on Friday, October 10 at 12pm local time.
DISCLOSURE ANNOUNCE NEW YORK WILD LIFE SHOW NYE
UK dance duo Disclosure announce their Wild Life New Years Eve 2014 DJ set in New York at Pier 94, in conjunction with RPM Presents. 2014 was a monumental year for the group. Their single “Latch” featuring Sam Smith was certified platinum by the RIAA, and their debut album Settle (Cherrytree/ Interscope) was nominated for Best Electronic Album at this years Grammys as well has collaborations with the Queen of R&B, Mary J Blige. Joining the Lawrence brothers on the special night will be Dirtybird label head Claude VonStroke, Fellow UK duo Dusky, Mario Basanov project Ten Walls, French Express affiliate Isaac Tichauer, and Detroit luminary Kyle Hall.
TERROR PREMIERE NEW MUSIC VIDEO
Hardcore legends, TERROR, have released a new music video for “Cold Truth”, taken from their latest album, Live By The Code. Known for their ability to bring together the hardcore community, TERROR provides a one-of-a-kind animated experience, navigating the dark circumstances we face and finding solace in music.
MATT CERF FEAT OST & MEYER “LIKE WE LOVE”
He’s produced and remixed with the best names in trance and progressive, most notably his #1 collaborator, wife singer-songwriter Jaren, and now Matt Cerf teams up with Ukrainians Ost & Meyer for a new track called “Like We Love.” Collaborating for the first time, Matt, Nikita (Ost) & Vadym (Meyer) say farewell to summer with an ode to California sun, beaches and dancing ’til sunrise. Featuring Fenja’s sultry vocals interlaced with deluxe piano chords and chilled beats, “Like We Love” has already seen support from heavyweights like Cosmic Gate and Andy Moor and is out now exclusively on Beatport through Enhanced Music imprint Always Alive Recordings, along with two remixes by Avenue One and Joshi.
ANDREW W.K. PRESENT A FAMILY SERIES ONLINE
A six-part family series, “Meet Me at The Reck” follows Andrew W.K. and his band of kids—better known as “reckers,” as they explore what it means to celebrate the importance of using your imagination. With the help of special guests including Jack Black (SCHOOL OF ROCK), Zach Woods (“Silicon Valley,” “The Office”), digital superstar Joseph Garrett aka Stampylonghead, YouTube artist Mary Gutfleisch aka Mary Doodles, comedian Bobby Lee, pro-skateboarder Eric Koston, guitar legend Matt Sweeney and NASA scientist Michael Meacham (“NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory”), “Meet Me at The Reck” is an exploration of childhood, and a guide to being a kid in the world of possibilities.
JEWELZ & SPARKS RELEASE “MOTOR” ON CALVIN HARRIS’ FLY EYE RECORDS
Fly Eye Records releases are coming fast and furious, with another huge club banger out today courtesy of German duo Jewelz & Sparks.
In less than a year, Jewelz & Sparks have become formidable members of the EDM family, gaining international recognition for their track Unless We Forget, released on Hardwell’s Revealed Recordings, alongside releases on Fedde Le Grand’s Flamingo records and a high-profile remix of Benny Benassi’s Satisfaction, out on Ultra.
INNER LOOP NEW VIDEO “S.I.L.K.”
Delve into the Deep Web with Inner Loop’s new music video for “S.I.L.K.” When using Google you’re merely scratching the surface of what’s on the internet. Cyber criminal use the Deep Web to buy drugs, guns and conspire on an array of illegal activities. On October 31st, Inner Loop will release Silk Road, an album inspired by the infamous Deep Web marketplace of the same name.
GERARD WAY NEW VIDEO
Gerard Way’s new music video for “Millions” premiered this morning on The Guardian. Check it out here. The clip was directed by Jennifer Juniper Stratford, whom Way previously collaborated with on the music video for “No Shows.”
THE SKULL (ex-TROUBLE) NEW SINGLE
THE SKULL, the new band featuring original members Eric Wagner (vocals) and Jeff “Oly” Olson (drums) of American doom metal legends TROUBLE alongside longtime TROUBLE bassist Ron Holzner, guitarist Lothar Keller (SACRED DAWN) and former PENTAGRAM guitarist Matt Goldsborough will release their debut album For Those Which Are Asleep on November 4 via Tee Pee Records, the NYC independent record label known for releasing landmark albums from acts such as High on Fire, Graveyard, Earthless and Sleep.
KNUCKLE PUCK EP VIDEO PREVIEW
Chicago punks Knuckle Puck have announced details for their highly anticipated new EP. ‘While I Stay Secluded’ will be released on October 28 via Bad Timing Records. A trailer, track listing and cover art are revealed below.
‘While I Stay Secluded’ was recorded with Seth Henderson (Real Friends) in Crowne Point, IN.
Guitarist Kevin Maida says, “We could not be happier with our new EP ‘While I Stay Secluded’. Every person in this band firmly and confidently believes that this is our best material yet, making us very excited to share these songs with you.”
GOLD FIELDS “HOLD ME”
Creating a tropical blend of house that will make you wish it was still July, Australia’s Gold Fields have created the perfect end to summer track in “Hold Me.” With a premiere on Hilly Dilly exclaiming, “Gold Fields are masters of implementing smooth, dreamy synths with the perfect tone and velocity, and their prowess is blatantly obvious in their new single. [Their] distinct blend of house music possesses a certain alluring attribute many others can’t produce.”
DOT HACKER ALBUM STREAM
LA based experimental rock band DOT HACKER is currently streaming the second half of their two-part release, How’s Your Process? (Play), exclusively at All Music. In addition to streaming their new album, the band has announced a stretch of six dates with New York’s Blonde Redhead, set to kick off on November 11th in San Francisco. Dot Hacker has had an eventful 2014 – arguably the busiest year of the band’s seven year tenure.
NEEDLE POINTS RELEASE “CRIPPLE STREET” 7″ SINGLE
Philadelphia quintet, Needle Points, will release a new 7″ single, “Cripple Street” b/w “Black Hurricane”, tomorrow on PaperCup Music and have premiered the b-side, “Black Hurricane” today via Relix. Needle Points will celebrate in Philadelphia, October 17at Kung Fu Necktie before hitting the CMJ Music Marathon in New York City, October 24 at Lit Lounge, for the PaperCup Music showcase and the afternoon of October 25 at The Stop.
STEREOGUM NOW PREMIERING “10,000 SUMMERS” SINGLE
Collect Records and No Devotion, the new indie-rock endeavor fronted by former Thursday and United Nations vocalist Geoff Rickly that also includes the remaining members of the former UK multi-platinum-selling band Lostprophets, are pleased to announce the October 27 release of their upcoming 10,000 Summers EP. The second single from the band’s forthcoming debut album is an ethereal anthem that evokes pathos and optimism without ever fully relenting to either and was deemed “a tremendous, surging song with a grand, towering festival-shout-along chorus” recently by Stereogum.
GALANTIS DEBUT NEW SONG, ‘RUNAWAY (U & I)’
Galantis have “filled a giant void” in electronic music, and they “follow… through on high, self-set expectations,” recounts Dancing Astronaut in their debut of the Swedish duo’s brand new track titled “Runaway (U & I)” arriving on October 5th via Big Beat Records. The track follows their ‘Galantis EP Remixes’ package out now and their debut ‘Galantis EP’ which has garnered international acclaim from the likes of A-list peer producers, including Hardwell, Kaskade, Diplo, Tiësto as well as #4 chart placement on iTunes Dance along with #8 mark on Shazam overall.
“AN EVENING WITH JIMMY PAGE IN CONVERSATION WITH CHRIS CORNELL”
To celebrate the publication of Jimmy Page’s official photographic autobiography – the first ever book by a member of Led Zeppelin – on November 12 at 8:30 pm, Jimmy Page will appear on stage with Chris Cornell. During the course of a dialogue together, the audience will be invited to join Jimmy and Chris looking through unseen photos and memorabilia, many drawn from Jimmy’s personal archives. Jimmy Page will be revisiting memories of his life in music – “from 13-year-old choirboy to Sixties session musician, through The Yardbirds to Led Zeppelin and beyond”.
AUSTIN’S POMPEII SHARES POIGNANT FULL LENGTH
Austin, TX quartet Pompeii, made up of Dean Stafford (vocals/guitar), Erik Johnson (guitar/keys), Colin Butler (bass), and Rob Davidson (drums) return after a five year hiatus with their third and most strking album to date, LOOM. Formed in Austin, TX in 2004, Pompeii’s first two albums, Assembly (2006) and Nothing Happens for a Reason (2008), were released on Eyeball Records, and garnered them comparisions to My Bloody Valentine, Sigur Rós and Mogwai.
US THE DUO STAND UP AGAINST ONLINE BULLYING
US THE DUO enlisted the help of some very brave fans in order to create a poignant music video for their cover of Taylor Swift’s “Shake It Off”. You can watch this heart-wrenching and honest clip on VEVO here. Already, the song is making major waves, reaching #1 on Spotify’s Viral Chart.
Standing up against online bullying, Michael and Carissa Alvarado reached out to their audience to share personal experiences in the video. Coupled with the pair’s acoustic interpretation of the Swift smash, it proves to be a powerful and provocative statement.
THE WEELS NEW VIDEO VIA POPMATTERS
The MuseBox today announced that Norway’s The Well premiered their newest video for their debut single “Separate Ways” today with PopMatters. On October 20, The Well will release the single courtesy of indie label Conflict of Interest. The young six-piece, consisting of six young men 17 to 22 years old, have drawn comparisons to Coldplay and Arcade Fire with their powerful vocals and melodic guitars and synths: “The Well’s music is big, emotive, and heart-warming.”
NEW SINGLE BY DRGN KING
To kick off their sophomore album release Baltimore Crush (available 10/28) via Bar/None Records, Philadelphia’s own DRGN King gave us an exclusive look at their first track “In the Future.”
The Philly twosome, Dominic Angelella and Brent Reynolds, are the verve behind the cool tracks of DRGN King. Although a duo on paper, DRGN King is known for their surprise guest lineup and additional members to fill out their layered sound. Angelella has been involved in multiple acts throughout Philadelphia’s music scene, while Reynolds has focused on a different stream producing for hip-hop acts (The Roots, Mac Miller, Juicy J). And although their backgrounds offer an eclectic palette, their resulting sound delivers unruffled vocals and habitual hooks; from what we’ve heard off of Baltimore Crush so far, they are here to leave an impression.
JOHN DIGWEED & NICK MUIR LEAD SINGLE “3B3”
John Digweed and Nick Muir’s partnership has been one of electronic music’s most fruitful pairings, leaving a body of work that’s seen them become one of the world’s most highly regarded production duos. While science fiction and electronic music have intertwined at numerous points since the emergence of the genre – from Jeff Mills to Global Communication and beyond – together with bestselling author, John Twelve Hawks, Digweed & Muir have taken the relationship into new territory and the album, ‘The Traveler’, is the result of this symbiotic connection.
AGES AND AGES SHARE NEW VIDEO FOR “LIGHT GOES OUT”
Video for “Light Goes Out” (featuring a philosophical discussion between a man & his cat) via HitFix.
ED KOWALCZYK 20th ANNIVERSARY TOUR
Ed Kowalczyk, the legendary songwriter and former lead-singer of the multi-platinum rock band LIVE, announces the first leg of his Throwing Copper Unplugged – 20th Anniversary Tour. Stripped back, intimate and disarming, Ed Kowalczyk will appear onstage with a new unplugged production, some of rock’s most profound anthems and the voice that has attracted legions of fans for more than two decades.
NEW ADALIAH SINGLE VIA REVOLVER
Revolver Magazine has premiered Adaliah’s new song “Death’s Counterfeit” from their upcoming album ‘Shedding Skin.’ The song tackles a subject matter that the band is unfortunately very familiar with.
“Prescription drug abuse has permanently effected or destroyed the lives of close friends in the area we live. A few friends have also passed away from it. It continues to be a severe problem in our area, with Florida being one of the highest rating states in pain killer abuse.” stated guitarist Austin Cope.
TAPED3CK “HEY LA” VIDEO
Homegrown Hell-Ay garage rock trio Taped3ck steamrolls over the straying remnants of the derisive emo trend, straight past SoCal pop punk and hopefully and possibly even more important than either of those, the dance music that’s currently emasculating sales of the genre and the strip that birthed it.
Their debut single “Hey LA” is the band’s introduction to the community and it pays appropriate attention to everything that “rock city’s” best sounds include: offensive licks, gutteral choruses, big, big drums and an unapologetic, warm groove that can only come from recording a rock record the right way. Brian Virtue (30 Seconds to Mars, Audioslave, Chevelle) brought some magic to the mix.
LOCKSLEY RETURNS WITH NEW SINGLE “LET IT RIDE”
“Let It Ride,” the new single from Locksley is streaming now at NYLON(http://bit.ly/1v0Nii0). The song serves as a preview to the band’s upcoming album to be released in the new year. To celebrate, the band has confirmed a special performance highlighting all new material on October 25 at Rockwood Music Hall in New York City during this years’ CMJ Music Marathon.
NAS TO EXECUTIVE PRODUCE BISHOP NEHRU’S FORTHCOMING SOLO ALBUM
With the impending release of Bishop Nehru’s collaboration with Doom, NehruvianDoom, coming tomorrow the 18 year old Bishop Nehru is already on to the next having inked a deal for his next album with legendary New York rapper Nas. Coming in 2015, the album will be released via Mass Appeal and will feature Nas and a variety of high-profile artists and producers. There has been much speculation on the project ever since Nas brought him out on the Mass Appeal stage at last years SXSW announcing to the world that Bishop is “the future of music” a cosign that does not come every day.
THE BLOODHOUNDS’ PREMIERE OF THEIR NEW TRACK “TRY A LITTLE REEFER” VIA CELEBSTONER
The Bloodhounds play Blues / R&B rock ‘n’ roll with a fresh, edgy, almost punk edge, and add a hint of a Latin groove to the mix. These guys are from East L.A., and if you haven’t heard the news, that’s where it’s all goin’ down these days!
MALINA MOYE DELIVERS ‘ROCK & ROLL’ WITH NEW EP
Groundbreaking guitar goddess Malina Moye has scheduled the release of her new EP, Rock & Roll Baby (WCE/BDG/Sony RED), for October 14, 2014. The six-song EP features Moye on vocals with her signature guitar and includes a sexy cover of Jimi Hendrix’s iconic song, “Foxy Lady,” as well as long-time collaborator Bootsy Collins on current single, “K-yotic.” Featuring songs produced by Grammy-nominee Grant Nicholas (Ne-Yo, Mya, Jon B), the EP will be available at digital retailers for $4.99 as well as a limited run physical release. Malina is gearing up for a late fall tour and has scheduled her release event performance at the House of Blues, Los Angeles, on Saturday, October 11.
ACTRESS JACKEE HARRY IS ON “THE REAL”
Tamera Mowry-Housley’s “Sister Sister” co-star, actress JACKEE HARRY, drops by to talk about her new show, “First Family,” she reveals how happy she is about Tamera becoming a mother, and shares a few secrets she’s taught Tamera about acting!
JULIAWHY? RELEASE NEW SINGLE & VIDEO ‘JUST ONE NIGHT’
Sydney pop-punk three piece JuliaWhy? recently won the Triple J Unearthed NIDA competition 2014, and have released a new music video for their single ‘Just One Night’ – off their new EP ‘Wheel’ (due out on EXXE Records in November).
SPENDS QUALITY “FEEL THIS”
“Feel This” is the newest offering from Northern California’s Spends Quality. Teaming with producer Brycon and a dusted track, Spends is back with a perfect jam to reboot the vibes for Cali’s Indian summer. Like the songs says…you could maybe loosen up. “Feel This” should be the perfect soundtrack for it.
NEW VIDEO BY LE MAINE
It was in the vast woodlands of southeastern Sweden that Le Maine first saw the light of day. After hard work and countless hours in the rehearsal room they decided to create an alternative world where music and a distinct theme would go hand in hand. The decision to niche themselves as a concept band proved a clever move and today, five years later, this approach has put Le Maine on the map as one of the most promising bands both in their native Sweden and internationally.
ED SHEERAN VIDEO “THINKING OUT LOUD”
“Thinking Out Loud is one of my favourite tracks on the album, if not my favourite. It’s a great one to perform live and means a lot to me. I wanted the video to be a little different, so I opted for ballroom dancing. I had lessons for 5 hours a day when I was on my US tour last month.” – Ed Sheeran
SWORN IN RELEASE NEW MUSIC VIDEO FOR “MINDLESS”
The Chicago metalcore/hardcore band has previously toured with Emmure, I See Stars, The Acacia Strain and Like Moths To Flames and have played the New England Metal Fest, Jamboree, Skate and Surf Festival and SXSWhat. Sworn In is Tyler Dennen (Vocals), Chris George (Drums), Zakary Gibson (Guitar), Eugene Kamlyuk (Guitar) and Derek Bolman (bass).
KORN PRESENT ‘ROCK SCIENCE’ VIDEO GAME
Rock Science™, The Rock Game of the Century is coming to the United States in the search for hardcore rock fans everywhere. The company has announced the official American launch of the popular mobile game which engages music fans from around the globe in a “first of its kind” pure rock trivia game. To kick off the American launch, the Grammy Award winning multi-platinum hard rock innovators KORN have signed an exclusive agreement to release the Rock Science KORN Booster Pack on October 8th, 2014 worldwide with unique promotions. The release of the KORN game will mark Rock Science’s inaugural entry into the U.S. market.
PHARRELL WILLIAMS PREMIERES NEW EDGAR WRIGHT-DIRECTED MUSIC VIDEO FOR “GUST OF WIND”
Global superstar Pharrell Williams has just premiered the new music video for his song “Gust Of Wind.”
The video was directed by famed film director Edgar Wright and can now be viewed at VEVO:
A HIGHER DEMISE TRADE FACEBOOK LIKE FOR NEW SINGLE
Kent (UK) based melodic metal-core 5 piece ‘A Higher Demise’ are generously offering their latest single ‘All These Reasons’ as a free download.
Taken from their recent EP release ‘The Doctor Will See You Now’ (Ambicon Records); the song delivers everything you expect from an emerging band determined to establish their presence within the British metal-core scene. Produced by Jason Wilson (We Are The Ocean/You Me At Six etc), ‘All These Reasons’ has been one of the key tracks to propel A Higher Demise to the attention of rock & metal radio shows around the world.
STREAM STRAY BULLETS NEW ALBUM “GHOST TOWN ROCKERS” IN ITS ENTIRETY
“Ghost Town Rockers,” the new album from Boston’s ska infused punk act STRAY BULLETS, is out today through DYING SCENE RECORDS and you can stream it in full on bandcamp.
THE WATERBOYS RETURN WITH NEW ALBUM & SINGLE
The Waterboys will release a brand new album early next year entitled Modern Blues via Kobalt on January 20th 2015. The album is a first for the band, as it’s the first release fully recorded in Nashville, Tennessee by the group. Produced by Waterboys leader Mike Scott and mixed by Bob Clearmountain, Modern Blues, the band’s eleventh studio album, contains nine passionate songs, evoking the very best of The Waterboys past work while forging forth to explore new ground.
AS ELEPHANTS ARE UNVEIL TITLE TRACK TO NEW EP
Buckinghamshire’s finest export As Elephants Are return this week, with the lead and title track from their new EP ‘Crown’. The news and release of the EP also coincides with a full UK tour throughout October and November, where they’ll be stopping off in Leeds, Liverpool, and London along the way.
POMPEYA POST “DOES”
If you have not yet had the pleasure, allow us to make an introduction to Pompeya, the Russian indie pop outfit, who released their new EP Night via Brooklyn label No Shame earlier this summer.
The Night EP follows the singles “Satellite,” “Night,” and “Does,” which were released in Spring 2014.
The new EP was preceded by the release of the band’s debut album Tropical,which dropped in October 2013, as well as Tropical Remixed, released in January 2014, which featured Fred Falke’s standout remix of “90” along with other notables including Jimmy Edgar, Psychemagik, and Felix da Housecat.
CUSTOM ROYAL SINGLE “SUPERNAUT”
Custom Royal formed in late 2010 and have since been building momentum playing a plethora of local shows, supporting the likes of enigmatic David Hasslehoff, Wheatus, Stonefield and a tour of WA with British India.
Releasing their first single in 2013, Sweet Disguise received airplay around Australia on RRR, Triple M, 96fm, RTRfm and nationally on Triple J and Rage.
GREAT WHITE BUFFALO SHARE FIRST SINGLE
Los Angeles-based Great White Buffalo are pleased to announce their latest EP
Fangs. Available October 14th the record marks new and unexplored territory for the band of alt-rockers. Working with Grammy Award winning producer Hugo Nicolson (Radiohead, Beck, Father John Misty, and Primal Scream), the collection of four new songs creates the bands most compelling work to date.