Archive

Archive for May, 2012

Holy Ship! Music Cruise Festival Announces 2012 Lineup Featuring Justice

May 31st, 2012

Electronica lovers are already getting excited for Holy Ship!, which is just about the perfect vacation for anyone wants to wed the high seas with EDM.  Though the cruise doesn’t set sail till 2013, it appears that the second annual Holy Ship! has just about sold out of tickets already.

Read more…

By Carey Uhl Posted in News

Lindsay Fuller – You, Anniversary

May 31st, 2012

fuller

Beautiful Bummer Songs for a Happy Death-iversary

For Lindsay Fuller, 2011 was a year to write home about. She was signed to Dave Matthews’ ATO Records, toured with the Caravan, and formed a collaborative and touring relationship with the Indigo Girls’ Amy Ray – one of her heroes.

So why the long face, Fuller? Read more…

By Maggie Levin Posted in Reviews , ,

Kreayshawn Announces Debut Album Somethin ‘Bout Kreay For August 2012

May 31st, 2012

YouTube sensation Keayshawn has just announced the details revolving around her debut album. Somethin ‘Bout Kreay hits stores August 14, 2012 via Columbia Records.  More details after the jump.

Read more…

By Carey Uhl Posted in News

Watch: Mastodon’s Guide to Mastodons

May 31st, 2012

Troy Sanders of Mastodon is actually quite the knowledgeable guy on the animal his band is named after.  Check out his mock lecture after the jump that features his mock lecture on the animal.

Read more…

By Carey Uhl Posted in News

First CBGB Festival Announces 2012 Lineup

May 31st, 2012

The first ever CBGB Festival has been announced to take place at venues all over New York City July 5-8.  Not only will there be concerts, but festival-goers can also expect film screenings, workshops, and conferences.  More details about this action-packed event after the jump.

Read more…

By Carey Uhl Posted in News , , , ,

50 Cent Will Release New Album With or Without Interscopes Approval

May 30th, 2012

50 Cent is pretty set on releasing his new album July 3.  In fact, he’s so set that he’s willing to do it with or without his label’s approval.   More details after the jump.

Read more…

By Carey Uhl Posted in News

The Village People’s Victor Willis Regains Publishing Rights After 35 Years

May 30th, 2012

Victor Willis, better known as The Village People’s Policeman, has just regained the band’s right to royalties in a recent court case. Willis is the first songwriter to take advantage of an amendment to the US Copyright Act, though it seems that many famed songwriters will be following suit.

Read more…

By Carey Uhl Posted in News ,

Serj Tankian Says System of a Down Currently Has No Plans For a New Album

May 30th, 2012

Frontman of System of a Down, Serj Tankian, has recently revealed that the band currently has no plans for a new album.  Although it seems that System of a Down may not release new material, fans still have the opportunity to catch the live this summer as they tour alongside the Deftones.

Read more…

By Carey Uhl Posted in News ,

Pitchfork Music Festival Paris Announces 2012 Lineup Featuring M83, Animal Collective, Grizzly Bear, Robyn, Sébastien Tellier And More

May 30th, 2012

Pitchfork Music Festival Paris  has just announced their preliminary lineup, which featured M83, Animal Collective, Grizzly Bear, Robyn, Sébastien Tellier.  Although many other noteworthy artists will surely be added at a future date, these are the only acts currently confirmed.  More details after the jump.

Read more…

By Carey Uhl Posted in News , , , , ,

CounterPoint Festival Announces 2012 Lineup Featuring Bassnectar, Skrillex and M83

May 30th, 2012

The first ever CounterPoint Festival has just announced their lineup, filled with some of the biggest names in electronica. Some of the headliners include Bassnectar, Pretty Lights, Skrillex, M83 and Crystal Castles, but check out the full lineup after the jump.

Read more…

By Carey Uhl Posted in News , , , , , ,