Band of Skulls premiered a new track, “So Good.” DIY Magazine writes, “[the track] gives a new element to their sound.” The song appears on the forthcoming album, By Default, due out May 27 via BMG. Listen to “So Good” below and see Band of Skulls live.
Billions proudly announces our newest client, Adam Torres. In 2006, Adam Torres was attending Ohio University where he made a name for himself in the small town with the release of his debut album, Nostra Nova. A DIY self-release, Nostra Nova found deep, long-lasting roots within the small Athens, OH community at the time, but didn’t resonate farther until much later. With a move to Austin, Texas for graduate school and about 100 songs written, he quietly released his first music since Nostra Nova in 2012 through DC cassette-label DZ Tapes.
Perfume Genius released a new cover track, “To Lay Me Down,” featuring Sharon Van Etten & Friends. The song is featured on Day of the Dead, a tribute album to the Grateful Dead curated by Aaron and Bryce Dessner of The National, with all profits going to Red Hot Organization. Day of the Dead will be out May 20th via 4AD. Listen to “To Lay Me Down” below and see Perfume Genius live.
David Bazan premiered a new track, ”Kept Secrets.” Stereogum describes the song as ”a slow, steady drift that sets glittering sounds afloat in the wide open space between the chords.” The song appears on the upcoming album, Blanco, due out May 13 via Barsuk Records. The album includes the previously-released track, “Trouble With Boys.” Listen to the track and see David Bazan on tour.
Foy Vance released a video for the track “She Burns.” The video was directed by Gus Black and features actress Lucy Hale from the TV Series Pretty Little Liars. The song appears on the upcoming album, The Wild Swan, due out May 13th via Gingerbread Man Records. The album includes the previously-released tracks “Noam Chomsky Is A Soft Revolution,” ”Ziggy Looked Me In The Eye,” and “Upbeat Feelgood.” Watch the video below and see see Foy Vance on tour.