VIDEO, STARRING ANNE HATHAWAY, BRIE LARSON, KRISTEN STEWART, AND TENNESSEE THOMAS, IS LEWIS’ DIRECTORIAL DEBUT
Celebrated California singer-songwriter Jenny Lewis
has premiered the video for her new single, “Just One of the Guys,” appropriately for the guys on GQ.com this morning
. The smart, tongue-in-cheek video stars Lewis’ actress friends Anne Hathaway
, Brie Larson
, Kristen Stewart
, and Tennessee Thomas
as her band, and marks Lewis’ directorial debut.
Watch the “Just One Of The Guys” Music Video Here:
"Just One of the Guys" is the first single from Lewis’ upcoming album The Voyager, which will be released by Warner Bros. Records on July 29th. The album is currently available for pre-order from all participating digital retailers. Those who pre-order will receive instant downloads of “Just One of the Guys” and “The Voyager.”
13th July, 2014 — (BURBANK, CA) — Due to the current security situation in Tel Aviv Israel, Neil Young & Crazy Horse have been forced to cancel their concert appearance originally scheduled forJuly 17th in Hayarkon Park.
A spokesperson for Young’s camp said: “It is with heavy hearts and deep sadness that we must cancel our one and only Israeli concert due to tensions which have rendered the event unsafe at this time. We’ll miss the opportunity to play for our fans and look forward to playing in Israel and Palestine in peace.”
"I will be making donations to both the Louise Tillie Alpert Youth Music Centre of Israel, and Heartbeat", said Mr. Young, "two organizations that teach music to Palestinian and Israeli youth simultaneously by enabling them to play music together."
GRAMMY-AWARD WINNING SINGER, SONGWRITER, AND ACTOR RELEASES A COVER VERSION OF CREEDENCE CLEARWATER REVIVAL’S "WHO’LL STOP THE RAIN"DIGITALLY TODAY
YOAKAM MAKES FIRST APPEARANCE AS RECURRING GUEST STAR ON TONIGHT’S EPISODE OF CBS’ HIT SHOW UNDER THE DOME
YOAKAM TO JOIN ERIC CHURCH AS SPECIAL GUEST FOR “THE OUTSIDERS WORLD TOUR,” WHICH KICKS OFF SEPTEMBER 11TH
July 14th, 2014 - Burbank, CA - Warner Bros. Records/Reprise is pleased to announce that it has signed global superstar singer, songwriter, and actor Dwight Yoakam to its roster. The two-time Grammy Award winner releases a cover of Creedence Clearwater Revival’s classic song "Who’ll Stop The Rain" today via all digital retailers. (Buy it here.) This track will also be included on his new album to be released later this year. He will also make his first appearance starring in a multiple episode arc on CBS’ summer smash Under the Dome. Yoakam plays barbershop owner Lyle Chumley and will sing a verse a cappella of “Who’ll Stop The Rain” as the character on tonight’s episode.
In other news, the pioneering country singer will hit the road as a special guest on the North American leg of Eric Church's “The Outsiders World Tour,” which kicks off on September 11th in Bossier City, Louisiana, and crisscrosses the U.S. and Canada through December, with 32 arena dates in the fall listed here.
Yoakam has sold more than 25 million albums worldwide, placing him in an elite cadre of global superstars. He has earned 12 gold albums and nine platinum or multi-platinum albums, including the triple-platinum This Time. Five of those albums have topped Billboard’s Country Albums chart with another 14 landing in the Top 10. More than 30 singles have charted, with 22 going Top 20. He is a 21-time nominated, multiple GRAMMY Award winner. In celebration of his critically acclaimed album, 3 Pears, he received the Artist of the Year award at the 2013 Americana Music Honors & Awards ceremony, the most prestigious award offered by the organization. Having spent a record-breaking eight weeks at the top of the Americana Charts, the most of any album, Yoakam dominated Best Of 2012 Lists with 3 Pears, including NPR, Rolling Stone, Entertainment Weekly, and American Songwriter, among others. 3 Pears marks Yoakam’s 26th studio album and his highest-charting Billboard Top 200 debut.
As an actor, Yoakam has appeared in over 35 films, including roles in John Dahl’s Red Rock West, Tommy Lee Jones’ Cannes Film Festival award-winning The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada, David Fincher’s Panic Room, and the Academy Award-winning Sling Blade. Yoakam has also showcased his acting prowess on the small screen, with roles on King of the Hill and Wilfred, as well as numerous musical performances on The Tonight Show, Jimmy Kimmel Live!, and The Daily Show. In 2014, Yoakam appears as a recurring guest star in multiple episodes of Under the Dome, based on Stephen King’s best-selling novel of the same name. The role is yet another example of Yoakam’s formidable presence as a film and television actor.
Dwight Yoakam is represented by ROAR a Beverly Hills-based talent and brand management company, WME, and Jackoway Tyerman Wertheimer Austen Mandelbaum Morris & Klein.
IN SUPPORT OF HIGHLY ANTICIPATED
SOPHOMORE ALBUM SWIMMIN’ TIME
OUT AUGUST 26 VIA DUALTONE MUSIC
“If there is an American rock movement of the now, this acoustic twosome from Charleston, S.C.,
is close to the nerve center.”
– New York Times
NASHVILLE, TN – Shovels & Rope, the acclaimed award-winning husband and wife duo of Cary Ann Hearst and Michael Trent, has announced a tour in support of their highly-anticipated sophomore album Swimmin’ Time (out August 26 via Dualtone Music). The tour will kick off on August 20 in Raleigh, NC with stops scheduled in Atlanta, Nashville, Boston, Detroit, Chicago, New York and many more. Shovels & Rope has rarely been off the road over the last two years plus. Their live performances are undeniable. NPR Musicsays, “The husband-and-wife duo’s chemistry and ramshackle playfulness make them difficult to resist.”This week, the boisterous duo was named one of “20 Greatest Moments From Bonnaroo 2014” by FUSE(View HERE) and The Tennessean said, “If the fan reaction to songs the duo rolled out for their set is any indication, then Swimmin’ Time could propel Shovels & Rope even further.”Swimmin’ Time is the follow up to the band’s 2012 breakthrough debut O’ Be Joyful, which received fantastic support in the press, from great reviews to major features to TV appearances to year-end lists (View Highlights HERE). Shovels & Rope took home two of the top honors, Song of the Year (“Birmingham”) and Emerging Artist of the Year at the 2013 Americana Music Awards. Swimmin’ Time features 13 new songs that maintain a subtle aquatic theme throughout. New sounds, instruments and characters are introduced in progression while the signature Shovels & Rope songcraft and kindle that fans have come to adore is maintained, albeit a little darker. Swimmin’ Time was recorded in the band’s Charleston, SC home studio and produced by Trent. Watch the new clip of the album’s lead track “The Devil Is All Around”, featuring in-studio and live performance footage (View HERE) / (Audio Only HERE).
Shovels & Rope Tour
7/4 & 7/6 - Ottawa, ON - RBC Blues Ottawa Festival
7/5 - Toronto, ON - Toronto Urban Roots Fest
7/10-12 - Oakbank, MB - Winnipeg Folk Festival
7/13 - Morrison, CO - Red Rocks Amphitheatre #
7/26 - Newport, RI - Newport Folk Festival
8/20 - Raleigh, NC - Raleigh Amphitheater **
8/21 - Charlotte, NC - Uptown Amphitheater **
8/22 - Alpharetta, GA - Verizon Wireless Amphitheater **
8/23 - Nashville, TN - The Woods Amphitheater at Fontanel **
8/27 - Louisville, KY - WFPK Waterfront Wednesday
9/18 - Wilmington, NC - Ziggy’s %
9/20 - Charlottesville, VA - Jefferson Theater %
9/24 - Philadelphia, PA - Union Transfer
9/26 - Boston, MA - Royale %
9/27 - Boston, MA - Royale %
9/28 - Montreal, QB - Corona Theatre %
10/1 - Detroit, MI - St. Andrew’s Hall %
10/2 - Chicago, IL - Vic Theatre %
10/3 - Minneapolis, MN - First Ave %
10/5 - Madison, WI - Barrymore Theatre
10/7 - Bloomington, IN - Bluebird %
10/8 - Knoxville, TN - Bijou Theatre %
10/10 - Athens, GA - Georgia Theatre %
# - with The Avett Brothers
** - with Old Crow Medicine Show
% - with John Fullbright
ONCE MORE ‘ROUND THE SUN, NOW STREAMING ON ITUNES RADIO
BAND’S SIXTH STUDIO ALBUM IS AVAILABLE FOR PRE-ORDER; THOSE WHO PRE-ORDER RECEIVE TWO INSTANT DOWNLOADS
June 18th, 2014
- (Burbank, CA.) - As of today, the new album from Mastodon, Once More ‘Round The Sun, is streaming, in its entirety, as an iTunes Radio First Play. Listen now at iTunesRadio.com/Mastodon. The album, Mastodon’s sixth full-length, is available for pre-order on iTunes and at Mastodonrocks.com. Those who pre-order will receive an instant download of the album tracks "Chimes at Midnight” and "High Road." The new music video for ”High Road,”directed by Roboshobo, premiered on Pitchfork this past Tuesday.
Once More ‘Round The Sun was recorded in Nashville with Grammy Award-winning producer, Nick Raskulinecz (Rush, Foo Fighters, Alice In Chains, Deftones). It is the follow-up to Mastodon’s critically acclaimed album The Hunter, which entered the Billboard Top 200 Album chart in the Top 10 and found its way onto several Year End/Best Of critics’ lists, including those compiled by Rolling Stone, Spin, Revolver, Decibel and many more.
As previously announced, the stunning Deluxe 2-LP Vinyl Edition of Once More ‘Round The Sun will also go on sale on June 24th. This limited-edition package includes two discs pressed on 180-gram black vinyl housed in a quadruple gatefold vinyl jacket, featuring artwork by the American artist Skinner, plus a CD of the complete album.
Don’t miss Mastodon on tour this summer:
Fri. Jun 20 Amnesia Rockfest Montebello, Canada
Thurs. Jun 26 Hedon Zwolle, Netherlands
Fri. Jun 27 Melkweg Amsterdam, Netherlands
Sat. Jun 28 Graspop Dessel, Belgium
Sun. Jun 29 Park Live Moscow, Russian Federation
Thurs. Jul 3 Main Square Festival Arras, France
Fri. Jul 4 Le Zenith Paris, France
Sun. Jul 6 Knebworth Park London, United Kingdom
Fri. Jul 18 Malakoff Rock Festival Nordfjordeid, Norway
Sat. Jul 19 Bukta Open Air Festival Tromsø, Norway
Sat. Sept 6 Hopscotch Festival Raleigh, NC
Fri. Sept 12 Riot Fest Chicago Chicago, IL
# # #
FEATURES UNRELEASED REMIXES BY SOMBEAR, DUCKY, BIG BLACK DELTA AND MORE
FOLLOWING REMARKABLE FESTIVAL APPEARANCES PLOTS SUMMER TOUR
NEW YORK, NY — THE NAKED AND FAMOUS has expanded their critically acclaimed sophomore full-length, In Rolling Waves [Republic Records], with a special deluxe edition available digitally on July 1st. The pre-order is live on iTunes and other digital retailers now.
For this deluxe package, they teamed up with top remixers including Sombear, Ducky, Big Black Delta, and more to re-imagine and re-envision key tracks. In addition, the band enlisted the talents of Chain Gang of 1974, Space Above, and Strange Babes to cut covers of select songs, each act adding their own flair and fire to the music in the process.
In Rolling Waves comes to life vividly through all of these artistic innovations. You can hear a fresh vitality coursing through Sombear’s remix of the single “Hearts Like Ours” which premiered on HillyDilly.com. Take a listen here! The remix tempers a lush soundscape with cinematic flourishes, allowing listeners to fall deeper into the embrace of THE NAKED AND FAMOUS. As synths, guitars, and vocal harmonies collide, the group’s sound once again emerges vibrantly.
The gold-selling New Zealand quintet recently gave stunning performances at both Governor’s Ball (watch here) and Bonnaroo. They’ll cap off the summer with a string of West Coast dates starting August 20 at North Park Theatre in San Diego, CA.
Keep your eyes and ears open for more from THE NAKED AND FAMOUS very soon.
Rolling Waves [Deluxe Edition] Confirmed Tracklisting:
1. A Stillness
2. Hearts Like Ours
4. Rolling Waves
5. The Mess
6. Grow Old
7. Golden Girl
8. I Kill Giants
9. What We Want
10. We Are Leaving
11. To Move With Purpose
12. A Small Reunion
1. Heart Like Ours – Sombear Vs The Naked And Famous
2. I Kill Giants – Big Black Delta Remix
3. Waltz – The Sight Below Remix
4. Hearts Like Ours – The Drunken Apaches Remix
5. Rolling Waves – Strange Babes
6. A Stillness – Ducky Remix
7. Hearts Like Ours – Sombear Remix
8. What We Want – The Chain Gang Of 1974
9. I Kill Giants – Kele Remix
10. Hearts Like Ours – MS MR Remix
11. What We Want – Maya Postepski Remix
12. A Small Reunion – Space Above
13. Following Morning - The Naked And Famous
8/20 San Diego, CA North Park Theatre
8/21 Los Angeles, CA Echoplex [Sold Out]
8/22 Santa Ana, CA The Observatory
8/24 Monterey, CA First City Festival
June 17, 2014
– Los Angeles, CA – Canadian punk musician Drew Thomson
has debuted a new song called “Oxy”
from his upcoming self-titled EP today at AVClub.com
. The two song EP will be released on June 24th
on limited edition vinyl LP from No Sleep Records, which can be pre-ordered now at http://bit.ly/1luru8y
Part-time gold prospector, full-time frontman for revered London, Ontario based punk band Single Mothers, Drew Thomson is a storytelling, folk-punk troubadour who’s spent a great amount of time in the last few years searching for treasure and writing tunes around a campfire in Northern Ontario. As a result, Thomson has crafted two incredibly raw and honest songs on his second solo EP.
Thomson’s upcoming record follows 2013’s Honesty is a Confidence Problem,
which was released on Jeremy Bolm’s (Touche Amore) label Secret Voice. The new record features the song “Oxy” as well as the previously released track“Saturday Night/Sunday Morning.”
For More Information:
from upcoming self-titled debut
Sweden’s THE DAGGER has launched another track from their upcoming self-titled debut album, which is to be released on June 30th
in Europe and on July 22nd
in North America via Century Media Records. While some songs on the album originate from a more heavy metal background, the track “Skygazer” perfectly underlines the hard rock roots of THE DAGGER: https://soundcloud.com/centurymedia/the-dagger-skygazer
For another preview of The Dagger
, be sure to listen to the album’s first single, “Ahead Of You All
”. An earlier version of the album track “Dark Cloud” (released on a 7” via High Roller Records in summer 2013) can be heard here
While THE DAGGER cites legendary acts such as early IRON MAIDEN, DEEP PURPLE, JUDAS PRIEST and RAINBOW as influences, the band’s self-titled debut is far more than just a tribute to the past. Containing ten tracks that combine outstanding songwriting skills with the untamable power of early 80’s NWOBHM and the spirit of epic 70’s rock,The Dagger
is a fresh take on old school hard rock / heavy metal from a line-up comprised of members that are or have previously been involved in bands such as DISMEMBER, GRAVE and NECRONAUT.The Dagger track-listing:
1. Ahead Of You All
2. Call Of 9
3. Ballad Of An Old Man
5. Electric Dawn
7. Dogs Of Warning
8. Nocturnal Triumph
9. Inside The Monolithic Dome
10. Dark Cloud
11. Mainline Riders (CD-only bonus track)THE DAGGER line-up:
Jani Kataja - vocals
David Blomqvist - guitars
Tobias Cristiansson - bass
Fred Estby - drums THE DAGGER live:
03.07.2014 - Stockholm (Sweden) - Bar Brooklyn (album release show, free entry)https://www.facebook.com/events/251337165070405
18.-19.09.2014 - Stockholm (Sweden) - Close-Up Båten www.closeupmagazine.net/sept.phpTHE DAGGER online:www.facebook.com/daggerofficial