Dum Dum Girls Confirm Second Album ‘Only In Dreams’

Only In Dreams was recorded at Queen of The Stonage’s Josh Homme’s Pink Duck Studios with Richard Gottehrer and Sune Rose Wagner from the Raveonettes on production duties.

Niki And The Dove – The Fox EP (Sub Pop Records)

Beautiful glacial pop from one of Sweden’s most promising new acts.

Tennis – Is It True? (Brenda Lee Cover)

Before they release their new single ‘Take Me Somewhere’ on july 18, Tennis are giving away a cover version of Brenda Lee’s ‘Is it True?’.

Zola Jesus Releasing New Album ‘Conatus’

Conatus is the follow up to 2010’s Stridulum II and was produced by Nika Roza Danilova aka Zola Jesus and Brian Foote.

Battles – Gloss Drop (Warp Records)

Unfortunately they fail to mirror the success of the former with comparisons to their debut being few and far between.

Beirut Announce Two New UK Shows

Beirut, who are already due to support Arcade Fire at London’s Hyde Park tomorrow, have announced details of their first international tour in over four years.

Roots Manuva Announces New Album ’4everevolution’

Witness The Fitness…the great man of UK Hip-Hop, Roots Manuva, is set to return in September with a new album called ’4everevolution’. ’4everevolution’ will be released in the UK on September 26th through Big Dada/Banana Klan and features his usual corroborators Ricky Ranking, DJ MK and Daddy Kope. Also featured on the album are Skin and Cass Lewis from Skunk Anansie, Elan Tamara and Spikey [...]

Big Deal Confirm Debut Album ‘Lights Out’

Lights Out will be released on 29 August through Mute and will be preceded by new single Chair, which is out the week before.

Tribes – Sappho

Following the release of their debut EP, which we a warded a hefty 4.5, Tribes are set to follow it up with new single ‘Sappho’ on August 15th.

The Rapture Unveil ‘In The Grace Of Your Love’ Album Artwork

Before the release The Rapture will be heading to Europe later this summer for a short tour, including dates in Manchester and London.