The Walkmen‘s bassist Peter Matthew Bauer is set to release his first solo project after The Walkmen went on an indefinite hiatus last year. The album, titled ‘Liberation!‘ is due out June 24th on Mexican Summer in the US. The first single off the album is called ‘Latin American Ficciones,’ and can be listened to via Pitchfork’s website, where the single was premiered.
Beginning today elbow’s sixth studio album, ‘The Take Off and Landing of Everything‘ is available for purchase on iTunes a full week before it’s official March 11th, 2014 release date. This iTunes premiere offers the band’s passionate stateside supporters an early opportunity to experience the album in its entirety. Purchase the full album from iTunes here!
The Rhymesayers duo Atmosphere just announced the release date for their seventh studio album ‘Southsiders.’ The LP comes out May 6th of this year, almost 3 years after their last full album, ‘Family Signs.’ Atmosphere also dropped the first single from the new album, titled ‘Bitter,’ which was premiered on Pitchfork. Listen to ‘Bitter’ below, and check out the full premiere on Pitchfork’s website.
Pre-order ‘Southsiders’ on iTunes here!
Chicago’s 8 piece jazz/soul/hip-hop group Sidewalk Chalk released five tracks that they recorded for Daytrotter, in the Daytrotter studio in Rock Island, IL. The tracks come right from their sophomore LP ‘Leaves,’ released earlier this week. Check out the Daytrotter session on their website, and take a look at the co-sign tour page to see if Sidewalk Chalk will be near you sometime soon!
Music superstar and chef Kelis is about to drop her new album ‘Food,’ and she’s decided that it’s time to celebrate by hosting a dinner party for her inner circle. The Ninja Tune artist drops her album April 8th, and has two singles out already. Watch Kelis on the Cooking Channel here!
Pre-order ‘Food’ here!
German DJ Tensnake (aka Marco Niemerski) put out the music video for his single ‘Love Sublime‘ on Idolator! The single comes from the DJ’s upcoming debut album ‘Glow‘ which will be available via Astralwerks Records on March 11th. Watch the video below, and be on the look out for more Tensnake news coming soon!
New York pop-duo HEARTSREVOLUTION of Ben Pollock and Leyla ‘Lo’ Safai released their video for the first single off their upcoming debut EP ‘Ride or Die.’ The song is called ‘KISS,’ and the video was premiered on the music blog Noisey. The duo’s EP it set to be released July 23rd via OWSLA records. Watch the video for ‘KISS’ below, and check out the full premiere on Noisey’s website.