Monday, November 25, 2013

RECORD STORE DAY BLACK FRIDAY DEALS FROM WARNER



RECORD STORE DAY'S "BLACK FRIDAY" CELEBRATION IS THIS FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 29th


WARNER BROS. RECORDS AND AFFILIATED LABELS FEATURE SPECIAL VINYL PACKAGES  FROM RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS,

THE FLAMING LIPS, TEGAN AND SARA, FOALS,DALE EARNHARDT JR. JR.,
ATLAS GENIUS AND MORE

GO TO WWW.RECORDSTOREDAY.COM STARTING TODAY TO HEAR TRACKS
November 25, 2013 - (Burbank, CA.) - This year's Black Friday annual event is upon us! This coming Friday, Nov 29th, is the day to support independent record stores and celebrate your love of vinyl by actually going into your favorite temple of vinyl worship and participating in everyone's favorite new Holiday presented by Record Store Day.

As previously announced, Warner Bros. Records has announced a series of vinyl albums, singles and various artifacts that have been created exclusively for this event. Beginnings today, go towww.recordstoreday.com to hear exclusive track premiers:

Mon, Nov 25 - SKATERS - "Stood Up."
Tues, Nov 26 - NONONO- "Pumpin Blood (CSS Remix)"
Wed, Nov 27 - THE FLAMING LIPS - "Assassin Beetle - The Dream Is Ending"

Warner Bros. Records - a proud official sponsor of Record Store Day - will make available the following special releases:

Atlas Genius"So Electric: When It Was Now (The Remixes)" - Single-pocket jacket, regular-weight black vinyl 12" - Limited to 3,000 copies
The "So Electric" remixes from the Aussie rock band's 2013 album When It Was Now, featuring the Black Friday exclusive track "Electric (Vertigo Remix)." Includes a digital download card. Mastered by Chris Bellman at Bernie Grundman Mastering.  

Tracklisting: Trojans (Lenno Remix) / If So (Magic Man Remix) / Back Seat (Goldroom Remix) / Centred On You (St. Lucia Remix) / If So (TheFatRat Remix) / Symptoms (Pierce Fulton Remix) / Trojans (Xaphoon Jones Remix) / Electric (Vertigo Remix).

Bad Things: "Anybody" - Single-pocket jacket, regular-weight black vinyl 7" - Limited to 3,000 copies
The first single off Bad Things self-titled debut album. Guided by producer Rob Schnapf (Elliott Smith, Saves the Day), the Los Angeles five-piece take the listener on a journey of emotions from insistent yearning, through urgent, punk fury, to bold, New Wave-influenced experimentalism, to heavy, shimmering hard rock and spirit-lifting funk. This 7" single features "Anybody" on Side A and another album track, "Say It Again," on Side B, exclusive for Black Friday.

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr."The Speed of Things" - Single-pocket jacket, regular-weight black vinyl 12" - Limited to 3,000 copies
The Speed of Things, the Detroit band's latest full-length album, is being pressed to vinyl for the first time. Includes a digital download card. Mastered by Chris Bellman at Bernie Grundman Mastering.

Flaming Lips: "Peace Sword" - Single-pocket jacket, regular-weight black vinyl 12" - Limited to 5,000 copies / CD EP - Limited to 3,000 copies
The vinyl and CD editions of the band's upcoming six-song platter featuring new music inspired by the upcoming feature film Ender's Game and released with exclusive artwork. Includes a digital download card. Mastered by Chris Bellman at Bernie Grundman Mastering. Worth noting that track 6, "Assassin Beatle - The Dream Is Ending," is roughly 10 minutes of mind-melting sonic matter and is exclusive to this vinyl and CD artifact.

Tracklisting: Peace Sword (Open Your Heart) / If They Move, Shoot 'Em / Is The Black At The End Good / Think Like A Machine, Not A Boy / Wolf Children Assassin Beetle - The Dream is Ending

Foals: "CCTV Sessions" - Single-pocket jacket, regular-weight black vinyl 12" - Limited to 3,000 copies
This exclusive limited edition 12" features audio from the British band's video series filmed using CCTV. Tracks include "Milk & Black Spiders," "Bad Habit," "Stepson," "Late Night," and "Bluebird and Moon." Engineered, mixed, and filmed at Safehouse Studios by Kit Monteith, Tim Roberts, and Jamie Morris. Includes a digital download card. Mastered by Chris Bellman at Bernie Grundman Mastering.

NONONO: "Pumpin Blood" CD EP - Limited to 3,000 CD copies
Stina Wappling with production duo Astma & Rocwell formed in Stockholm, Sweden during the spring of 2012.  The three Swedes found instant chemistry, and soon became the trio now known as NONONO, a name which highlights an important philosophy for the band.
Exclusively available for Black Friday this debut EP by NONONO features a never before released remix of "Pumpin Blood" by CSS. 

Tracklisting: Pumpin Blood / Jungle / Fire Without A flame / Like The Wind / Pumpin Blood (acoustic) / Pumpin; Blood (CSS remix)

Red Hot Chili Peppers: "I'm Beside You" - Gatefold pocket jacket, numbered, regular-weight black vinyl 12" - Limited to 5,000 units
This vinyl double LP features outtakes recorded during sessions for Red Hot Chili Peppers' 2011 studio album I'm With You, produced by Rick Rubin. Previously released as a series of nine individual 7" singles (from August 2012 to July 2013), the 17 tracks are being released together for the first time on limited-edition numbered vinyl. They have been pressed at RTI and mastered for vinyl by Chris Bellman at Bernie Grundman Mastering.

Tracklisting: Strange Man / Long Progression / Magpies on Fire / Victorian Machinery / Never Is A Long Time / Love of Your Life / The Sunset Sleeps / Hometown Gypsy / Pink as Floyd / Your Eyes Girl / In Love Dying / Catch My Death / How It Ends / Brave From Afar / This Is The Kitt / Hanalei / Open-Close

SKATERS: "Deadbolt" - Single-pocket jacket, regular-weight black vinyl 7" - Limited to 3,000
The first official single from the NYC rock band's upcoming debut album, due February 25thThis 7" single features "Deadbolt" on Side A and "Stood Up" on Side B, exclusive to this 7".

Tegan And Sara: "Guilty As Charged/I Run Empty" - Single-pocket jacket,  regular-weight black vinyl 7" - Limited to 3,000
Guilty As Charged / I Run Empty VINYL EXCLUSIVE only available at Independent Record Stores.
The "Guilty As Charged / I Run Empty" includes one track on each side, "Guilty As Charged" and "I Run Empty" for the first time on vinyl. Both songs were recorded by Mike Elizondo & released digitally as bonus tracks on Tegan and Sara's 7th studio album, Heartthrob - their highest charting album of their careers.


For more about Record Store Day, please visit www.recordstoreday.com 

Saturday, November 23, 2013

Never Shout Never’s The Xmas EP out 11/25 Now Streaming on Billboard.com


Never Shout Never’s The Xmas EP is out on November 25th but you can stream it now on Billboard at:http://goo.gl/qCroKZ.
The Xmas EP features four tracks, including covers of John Prine's "Everything Is Cool", John Lennon and Yoko Ono's "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)," the Christmas standard "Winter Wonderland," and a new song, "Under the Mistletoe," written and recorded with Dia Frampton (of Meg & Dia and The Voice fame).
Dates:
Dec 04         Jammin' Java Vienna, VA
Dec 05         The Note West Chester, PA
Dec 06         The Studio @ Webster Hall New York, NY
Dec 07         Brighton Music Hall Boston, MA
Dec 11         Grog Shop Cleveland Heights, OH
Dec 12         Subterranean Chicago, IL
Dec 13         Firebird St Louis, MO
Dec 14         Outland Ballroom Springfield, MO
Dec 21         Chain Reaction - Anaheim, CA SOLD OUT!
Dec 22          Chain Reaction- Anaheim, CA


Thursday, November 21, 2013

ZEBRAHEAD RELEASE VIDEO/TOURDATES



 
Zebrahead RELEASE NEW VIDEO FOR THE SONG SIRENS FROM THEIR LATEST ALBUM CALL YOUR FRIENDS OUT NOW
ON NIJI ENTERTAINMENT/MFZB RECORDS
 
FIRST LOCAL SHOWS IN 3 YEARS
Zebrahead TO PLAY THE VAULT IN TEMECULA ON NOVEMBER 22 AND HOUSE OF BLUES IN ANAHEIM ON NOVEMBER 23
 
 
La Habra, CA-based power-punk outfit zebrahead refuse to slow down as they continue to bring their distinctive fun-filled zhead sound to the masses with their latest worldwide release Call Your Friends, produced by Cameron Webb (Pennywise, Megadeth, Motorhead) out now via Niji Entertainment Group/MFZB Records
 
See the latest video for Sirens here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uUrTQ4X-tL0&feature=youtu.be
 
zebrahead is vocalist/rapper Ali Tabatabaee, vocalist/guitarist Matty Lewis, bassist Ben Osmundson, drummer Ed Udhusand guitarist Dan Palmer.
 
Call Your Friends is the bands tenth studio album, now in their 15th year together, it all started with the release of the EPYellow on the indie label Dr. Dream in May 1998, the buzz began and zebrahead signed to Columbia Records and released their full-length debut, Waste of Mind later that same year. Next came Playmate of the Year in mid-2000 and was met with rave reviews, the album's infectious title track received over 4000 spins on Modern Rock and Rock radio, garnering airplay on some of the planets biggest alternative stations. Then came the 2003 release of zebrahead's critically acclaimed MFZBMFZB had the highest testing alternative song for months running with “Rescue Me”.  The band spent the summer of 2006 on the Vans Warped Tour as Broadcast to the World was released that July through SPV/Sony. In 2008 the band releasedPhoenix with a warning from Absolute Punk listen with caution as your face may melt right off of your head”in 2009 camePanty Raid followed by their 2011 release Get Nice and nonstop touring ensued throughout.
 
See the band live at their first US dates in 2013 at the Vault in Temecula on November 22 and House of Blue’s in Anaheim onNovember 23.
 
On Tour in 2013 and 2014:
11/22/13 – The Vault- Temecula, CA USA
11/23/13 – House of Blues – Anaheim, CA USA
02/12/13 – Namba Hatch – Osaka, Japan
03/12/13 – Diamond Hall – Nagoya, Japan
04/12/13 – Shibuya-Ax – Tokyo, Japan
05/12/13 – Liquid Room – Tokyo, Japan
20/12/13 – TBA - Brazil
22/12/13 – WROS Festival - Sao Paulo, Brazil
17/01/14 – Ostwerk – Augsburg, Germany
18/01/14 – Wagenhallen – Stuttgart, Germany
19/01/14 – Rockfabrik – Nürnberg, Germany
21/01/14 – Orange Club – Kiel, Germany
22/01/14 – Schlachthof – Lingen, Germany
23/01/14 – Conne Island – Leipzig, Germany
24/01/14 – Beatpol – Dresden, Germany
25/01/14 – Kammgarn – Kaiserslautern, Germany
26/01/14 – ZAKK – Düsseldorf, Germany
29/01/14 – Limelight – Belfast, UK
30/01/14 – The Academy – Dublin, Ireland
01/02/14 – Great Hall – Cardiff, UK
02/02/14 – O2 Academy - Bristol, UK
03/02/14 – Academy – Manchester, UK
04/02/14 – O2 Academy - Newcastle, UK
05/02/14 – O2 ABC – Glasgow, UK
06/02/14 – O2 Academy – Leeds, UK
07/02/14 – Rock City – Nottingham, UK
08/02/14 – O2 Academy – Birmingham, UK
10/02/14 – UEA – Norwich, UK
11/02/14 – O2 Academy – Oxford, UK
12/02/14 – Pyramids – Portsmouth, UK
13/02/14 – Concorde 2 - Brighton, UK
14/02/14 – Sheperds Bush Empire – London, UK
15/02/14 – Sheperds Bush Empire – London, UK
22/02/14 – Soundwave Festival – Brisbane, Australia
23/02/14 – Soundwave Festival – Sydney, Australia
28/02/14 – Soundwave Festival – Melbourne, Australia
01/03/14 – Soundwave Festival – Adelaide, Australia
03/03/14 – Soundwave Festival – Perth, Australia
 

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

VANS WARPED TOUR ANNOUNCES 2014 TOUR DATES


June 14Salt Lake City, UT
June 15Denver, CO
June 17Albuquerque, NM
June 18Mesa, AZ
June 20Pomona, CA
June 21San Francisco, CA
June 22Ventura, CA
June 25San Diego, CA
June 26Las Vegas, NV
June 28Seattle, WA
June 29Portland, OR
July 2St. Louis, MO
July 3Indianapolis, IN
July 4Toronto, ON
July 5Montreal, QC
July 6Holmdel, NJ
July 8Darien Center, NY
July 9Scranton, PA
July 10Boston, MA
July 11Camden, NJ
July 12New York, NY
July 12New York, NY
July 13Hartford, CT
July 15Pittsburgh, PA
July 16Cincinnati, OH
July 17Cuyahoga Falls, OH
July 18Detroit, MI
July 19Chicago, IL
July 20Minneapolis, MN
July 22Columbia, MD
July 23Virginia Beach, VA
July 24Atlanta, GA
July 25St. Petersburg, FL
July 26West Palm Beach, FL
July 27Orlando, FL
July 28Charlotte, NC
July 30Milwaukee, WI
July 31Kansas City, KS
August 1Dallas, TX
August 2San Antonio, TX
August 3Houston, TX