Future Of The Left Announce New Bassist And Tour

Following the news of Kelson Matthias leaving the band, Future of the Left have announced a summer tour and a new bassist Steven Hodson.

Fucked Up Announce New UK Dates

Underground punks Fucked Up will return to UK shores in July, to play a few festival dates, including Guilfest of all places, and some headline shows.

Listen To Johnny Flynn’s ‘Been Listening’ Sampler

Folk crooner Johnny Flynn has made a sample of his forthcoming album ‘Been Listening’ available as a Soundcloud widget.

Washed Out – Life Of Leisure EP (Mexican Summer) 14/06/2010

The EP is a dreamy affair, with fuzzed out filtered vocals and bedroom production, but it’s also surprisingly upbeat

LCD Soundsystem – This Is Happening (DFA) 17/05/2010

As with the first two LCD records, ‘This Is Happening’ is a grower and it’s still having its wicked way with us.

The Eighties Matchbox-B-Line Disaster – Blood and Fire

Some bands tread a fine line between the genuinely thrilling and the outrageous. Brighton’s Psycho-punk act The Eighties Matchbox-B-Line Disaster are a prime example of this.

Interview – White Rabbits

We caught up with White Rabbits’ pianist/vocalist Stephen Patterson to discuss the band’s quest for that light bulb moment, being in a diva sandwich and Elvis Costello

Listen To A Preview Of Arcade Fire’s New Single

As reported by every blog across the internet over the last day or so, Arcade Fire has posted a sample of their forthcoming 12″ single ‘The Suburbs’/'Month Of May’.

Latitude 2010 Adds Crystal Castles, The Antlers and Holly Miranda

Crystal Castles, The Antlers and Holly Miranda are just some of the acts that have been added to this year’s Latitude Festival today.

The New Pornographers Add More UK Live Dates

Canada’s The New Pornographers has announced they will return to the UK and Ireland later this year for more headline shows and festival appearances.