The Sigur Ros frontman Jonsi has announced a new album titled Shiver that is due out October 2.In advance of the album he has released the second single for a track called Swill. This is an interesting song for Jonsi. It features an artistically impressive video which is at this point just expected from him. He never disappoints.
Echo & The Bunnymen have announced a UK tour for May 2021 that celebrates the 40th anniversary of the band
Velvet Rebel recaps This Week In Music as covered by Strangeways Radio and Slicing Up Eyeballs. This episode features the release details of the Depeche Mode Spirits In The Forest DVD, the results of The Smiths Queen Is Dead song poll, new music from Jehnny Beth and an Under The Radar selection from LA Priest
Yesterday, the complete collection of Björk studio albums was released on Bandcamp. For the entire day (June 19), all proceeds from sales will be donated to Black Lives Matter UK in support of Bandcamp’s NAACP fundraiser.
Velvet Rebel recaps This Week In Music as covered by Strangeways Radio and Slicing Up Eyeballs. This episode features news on concert cancellations and rescheduled dates, new singles from Pet Shop Boys, Erasure, Bob Mould and Wang Chug plus an Under The Radar selection from Algiers
Michael Stipe has teamed up with the band Big Red Machine on a new song called No Time For Love Like Now available on the 37d03d label. You may have heard snippets of this track as Stipe recorded an at home performance of it during COVID quarantine.
Our favorite Belgium trip hop band has been active recently. They recently released a track called Release Me for a Eurovision song contest and today they have followed that up with a swanky new single called Summer Sun
Back To The Basement is an online virtual concert that will be performed to benefit doctors, nurses and first responded who are in the front lines of battling COVID-19. The event will feature never before seen live performances from the living rooms of 80s bands Wang Chung, A Flock Of Seagulls, Cutting Crew, Naked Eyes, NU Shooz, The Escape Club, Animotion, The Vapors, Farrington & Mann + more
Velvet Rebel recaps This Week In Music as covered by Strangeways Radio and Slicing Up Eyeballs. This episode features a cool performance from Billy Bragg, a brand new extended video from Depeche Mode and excerpts from a Record Store Day Peel Sessions recording from New Order. Plus, brand new music from The Vapors. That’s right, the folks who brought you Turning Japanese.
In the month of June, the post punk band The Foreign Resort will release a new single every week. Their first selection is a mashup cover of Real Life’s Send Me An Angel and Corey Hart’s Sunglasses At Night. The origin of this cover stems back to 2015 when they played a Halloween show and…
Erasure have released the first single off their forthcoming album titled The Neon. The single is titled Hey Now (Think I Got a Feeling) and it has a disco-soul vibe to it.
Hatchie and The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart have teams up to record a cover of The Jesus And Mary Chain’s Sometimes Always.