Pink Mountaintops premiered a new track, “The Second Summer of Love,” via Stereogum. The song will appear on the upcoming album, Get Back, due out April 29th via JagJaguwar. Listen to “The Second Summer of Love” and see Pink Mountaintops on tour.
Strand of Oaks premiered a video for the track, “Goshen ’97,” via The Fader. Directed by Rick Alverson, the video features the in between moments during the ups and downs in the lives of young adults. The track will appear on his forthcoming album, Heal, due out June 24th on Dead Oceans. Watch the video for “Goshen ’97″ and see Strand of Oaks on tour.
Owen Pallett released two new tracks, “Julia” and “Tiberius,” via FACT. Each song is a collaboration with Daphni (Dan Snaith of Caribou), and will be released digitally and on vinyl on April 21st via Snaith’s Jiaolong Records. Listen to the tracks below and see Owen Pallett on tour.
The Swell Season‘s Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova, along with arranger Martin Lowe, were awarded the prestigious Autograph Sound Award for Outstanding Achievement in Music at the Laurence Olivier Awards for their work in creating the music and lyrics for the musical Once. In 2008, the pair won best original song at the Oscars, for the film’s feature track “Falling Slowly.” View the complete list of Olivier Award winners here, and see Glen Hansard on tour.
Pink Mountaintops debuted a video for the song “North Hollywood Microwaves,” via A.V. Club. The video is directed by Annie Hardy, the rap genius who is also featured in the video. The track will appear on the upcoming album, Get Back, out April 29th via JagJaguwar. Watch the video below and see Pink Mountaintops on tour.