Justin Timberlake - "Suit & Tie" (Feat. Jay-Z) New JT . Need I say more? His new album, The 20/20 Experience , will be out later this year. Pick it up on iTunes .
The new album from Local Natives , Hummingbird , will be out on 1/29 via Frenchkiss Records.
The new album from Javelin , No Mas , will be out on 3/5 via Luaka Bop.
The new album from Ra Ra Riot , Beta Love , will be out on 1/22 via Barsuk.
[LOCAL] The new Jeff Tweedy-produced album from Duluth's Low , The Invisible Way , will be out on 3/19 via Sub Pop.
Toronto quintet Wildlife will release the highly anticipated new album, ...On The Heart , on 2/26 via Wax Records . Score.
Generationals have signed with Polyvinyl Records and will release the new album, Heza , on 4/2. Bam.
Trails and Ways released this new remix EP with help from the following producers: The Seshen , Celestial Trax , Wallpaper , The Highweights , Ghost Beach , Prismic Delight , Yalls , and Bunnynoser . Get it now on Soundcloud and iTunes !
Iceage - "Coalition" The new album from Iceage , You’re Nothing , will be out on 2/19 via Matador.
MFR-favorites Telekinesis have returned with a new single and a slew of tour dates (with a stop at the 7th St. Entry on 5/17). Their new album, Dormarion , will be out on 4/2 via Merge Records. Tour Dates: 4/21 – Portland OR, @ Doug Fir Lounge 4/24 – San Francisco, CA @ Bottom Of The Hill 4/25 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Echo 4/26 – Long Beach, CA @ Alex’s Bar 4/27 – San Diego, CA @ [...]
Tegan & Sara have announced a set of tour dates to kick off 2013 with a stop in Minneapolis at the First Avenue Mainroom on 3/6. Tour Dates: 01/25 The National - Richmond, Virginia 01/26 104.5 Winter Jam - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 01/28 Beacon Theatre - New York, New York 01/29 Beacon Theatre - New York, New York 02/01 Club Nokia - Los Angeles, California 02/26 MTS Centre - Winnipeg, Canada [...]
Photo credit: Pavla Kopecna Source: Nowness London's Django Django also announced a handful of NA tour dates for March. Check it: 3/6 - Brooklyn, NY @ Music Hall of Williamsburg 3/7 - Brooklyn, NY @ Music Hall of Williamsburg 3/8 - Philadelphia, PA @ Union Transfer 3/9 - Washington, DC @ 9:30 Club 3/11 - Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club 3/12 - Toronto, ON @ Opera House 3/13 - Columbus, OH [...]
Photo credit: Fredrik Etoall We are gearing up for 2013 here at MFR headquarters - a year guaranteed to overflow with great music and standout acts. One in particular to keep an eye on is the fun-loving Swedish duo Icona Pop . The pair of synth-goddess fashionistas, made up of close friends Caroline Hjelt and Aino Jawo, have experienced a crazy whirlwind of success in 2012. They released the single "I Love It", written by Charli XCX and produced by Patrik Berger ( Robyn, Lana Del Rey ) which just [...]
Sydney's 21-year-old synthmaster Flume has signed with Mom + Pop and will release his debut self-titled album in the US, Canada, and Mexico on 2/19.
Photo credit: Jake Buntjer Americana roots-rocker Joshua James has released the long-awaited (for me anyway) third full-length, From The Top of Willamette Mountain , and golly it is gorgeous. Full of theatrical realities and hopeful tragedies, the new album is a slightly mellow but absolutely superb follow up to 2009's Build Me This . James and his band worked with a producer Richard Swift this time around (for the first time) to gain a different approach to the recording process. It worked. Also, the title is not as abstract as one may [...]