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Miike Snow To Release New Album “Happy To You” on March 27th

December 20, 2011 drainu182 0


In 2009, Miike Snow released their self-titled debut album much to the acclaim of critics and fans around the world and went on to perform at sold-out shows and festivals across the world and on TV. Miike Snow’s ‘Animal’ found it’s way into movies, commercials, dance floors and hearts, to became the ode of a generation. On March 27th 2012, Miike Snow is set to release one of the most highly anticipated followups, Happy To You, on Downtown Records …

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Macy Gray Covers Arcade Fire, Metallica, Radiohead, My Chemical Romance On New Album

December 19, 2011 drainu182 1

Macy Gray has signed to 429 Records for the upcoming release of her new album “Covered.” The album features Gray’s taking on Metallica’s “Nothing Else Matters,” Arcade Fire’s “Wake Up,” Radiohead’s “Creep,” My Chemical Romance’s “Teenagers,” the Eurythmics’ “Here Comes The Rain Again” and more. “Covered” is due out on March 27th.

Watch Macy Gray’s cover of “Nothing Else Matters”

Watch Macy Gray’s cover of “Creep”

Macy Gray also has recorded a song for the holidays, “What I Want For …

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Die Antwoord To Release New Album TEN$ION On February 7th, Announce US Tour

December 19, 2011 drainu182 0

Die Antwoord will release their sophomore album, TEN$ION, on February 7th, 2012. The follow-up to their 2010 debut, $0$, the zef rap-rave crew also plans to hit the States for a U.S. tour beginning February 9 in Philadelphia.

Die Antwoord came together in 2008 in South Africa and consists of Ninja, Yo-Landi Vi$$er, and DJ Hi-Tek. Their debut album, $O$, was first made available February 2010 as a free download on their official website, and the band …

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The String Cheese Incident 12/2 + 12/3 NYC United Palace Theater (Review)

December 19, 2011 drainu182 0


By Kevin Seaman

Two weekends ago, the hippies of the Northeast flocked all the way uptown to the opulent United Palace Theater for the String Cheese Incident’s first New York performances since 2007.

The last few years for the band have been relatively quiet tour-wise, but by no means have they been lying dormant. Their last major U.S. Tour took place in 2006 with stops in 40 U.S. cities from June through December including two shows in Anchorage, Alaska as …

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Paul McCartney To Release New Album on February 7th

December 19, 2011 drainu182 0


WHILE many a musician is often asked about the tunes that have influenced their songwriting, it is not a question Paul McCartney ordinarily gets to answer – until now. Paul is about to offer a glimpse into “the songs which inspired the songs” with the upcoming release of a brand new album of those standards he grew up listening to in his childhood-plus two brand new McCartney compositions: the album, which is currently untitled, will be released on Hear Music/Concord …

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Lana Del Rey To Perform on Saturday Night Live on January 14th

December 19, 2011 drainu182 0


Lana Del Rey will make her U.S. TV debut on Saturday Night Live January 14 in advance of her new album ‘Born To Die’ (January 31 / Interscope). The album is now available for pre-order on Amazon: http://www.smarturl.it/BTDAmazon

The host of SNL that evening will be Daniel Radcliffe.

Last week, Lana released her new music video for the title track, “Born To Die,” and instantly became a Twitter trending topic worldwide. The video’s concept was created by Lana and directed …