Listen: Beirut’s New Album ‘The Rip Tide’

Beirut is also set to embark on its first international tour in over four years in support of ‘The Rip Tide’ and will play a series of UK shows

Neon Indian Announces New Album ‘Era Extraña’

Neon Indian has announced he is coming back with his second full-length album ‘Era Extraña’,

Guillemots Announce UK Winter Tour

The tour starts in Portsmouth on the 30th of October and finishes up London’s KOKO on the 17th, and tickets go on sale this friday.

Listen: Aidan Moffat & Malcolm Middleton Cover Slow Club

Aidan Moffat has once again partnered with his fellow Arab Strap member Malcolm Middleton for a surprising cover of Slow Club’s latest single Two Cousins.

Best Coast – Our Deal

Last night Best Coast debuted on MTV their star-studded video, directed by Drew Barrymore, for their album track ‘Our Deal’.

Emerging Artists #24 – Theme Park

Listening to the rich tropical rhythms Theme Park weave you realise why the internet’s obsessions with breaking bands is so fucking great

Fixers – Swimmhaus Johnnesburg

If you were born in the ’80s this track by Fixers will probably conjure up memories of The Shamen and that much missed (not so) gritty teen drama, Byker Grove.

Spank Rock – DTF DADT

Spank Rock have released a video for the b-side to their recent single ‘Energy’, which precedes the release of their new album

King Creosote & Jon Hopkins Releasing New EP

Honest Words will be available on 19th September on 12” vinyl and via digital download.

Listen: New Four Tet Track ‘Locked’

Currently lighting up the blogosphere, along with that Best Coast video, is a new track sneaked at in the early hours by Four Tet.