News Bands


Top stories

Oh Sees news, tours, reissue

Posted March 30, 2019, 12:29 p.m.
Oh Sees news, tours, reissue

photo by Jamie Wdziekonski

The always busy Oh Sees have announced tour days in North America and Europe, plus a reissue of The Cool Death of Island Raiders Castle Face Records).

The reissue is out now -- grab more tour info and the specific tracklisting below.

3-5 Atlanta, Georgia Shaky Knees Fest 
18 Manchester Albert Hall 
19 Glasgow QMU
20 Belfast Limelight 18-20
21 Dublin Button Factory 
23 Cardiff The Tramshed 
24 Derby Bearded Theory Festival
June7 Nelsonville, OH Nelsonville Music Fest
 14 Solana Beach, CA San Diego Belly UpW/ Bronze And Fuckwolf
August23 Charleville Cabaret Vert festival
24 Guéret Check-in Festival
27 Ravenna Hana-Bi (Free)
29 Vienna Arena
30 Munich Strom
31 Berlin Kreuzberg Festsaal
September1 Brussels Les Botaniquesen
3 Bordeaux BT 59
4 Toulouse Le Bikini
5 Paris Le Bataclan
6 London Troxy
7 Amsterdam Paradiso
30 San Francisco The Chapel
October1 San Francisco The Chapel
2 San Francisco The Chapel
4 Portland Crystal Ballroom
7 Vancouver Rickshaw Theatre
10 Minneapolis First Avenue Ballroom
11 Chicago Thalia Hall
12 Chicago Thalia Hall
14 Toronto Danforth Music Hall
15 Montreal Le National
16 Cambridge The Sinclair
18 Brooklyn Warsaw
19 Brooklyn Warsaw
20 Brooklyn Warsaw
22 Philadelphia Union Transfer
23 Carrboro Cat's Cradle
24 Nashville Mercy Lounge
25 New Orleans One Eyed Jacks
26 Austin Hotel Vegas
27 Austin Hotel Vegas
29 Albuquerque Sister Bar
31 Los Angeles Teragram Ballroom
Tracklisting: The Cool Death Of Island Raiders The Gilded Cunt
The Dumb DrumsTurn OffsLosers In The SunDrone Number OneIsland RaidersCool DeathBroken StemsWe Are FreeDrone Number TwoYou Oughta Go Home

( Read more )

New Modest Mouse single for RSD

Posted March 30, 2019, 11:32 a.m.
New Modest Mouse single for RSD

photo by James Joiner

Modest Mouse has announced a 2-song single with a-side "Poison The Well" and b-side "I'm Still Here" coming out next Saturday, also known as Record Store Day 2019.

The limited edition 7" will be in a triangle shape and features the band's first new music in four years. This fall the band will tour with The Black Keys.


Modest Mouse on tour with The Black Keys:09-23 Denver, CO - Pepsi Center09-24 Kansas City, MO - Sprint Center09-25 St. Louis, MO - Enterprise Center09-27 Chicago, IL - United Center09-28 Minneapolis, MN - Target Center09-30 Cleveland, OH - Quicken Loans Arena10-01 Nashville, TN - Bridgestone Arena10-02 Columbus, OH - Nationwide Arena10-04 Milwaukee, WI - Fiserv Forum10-05 Detroit, MI - Little Caesars Arena10-07 Pittsburgh, PA - PPG Paints Arena10-08 Grand Rapids, MI - Van Andel Arena10-09 Toronto, Ontario - Scotiabank Arena10-11 Boston, MA - TD Garden10-12 Washington, DC - The Anthem10-14 Philadelphia, PA - Wells Fargo Arena10-15 Brooklyn, NY - Barclays Center11-05 Sunrise, FL - BB&T Center11-06 Orlando, FL - Amway Center11-08 Raleigh, NC - PNC Arena11-09 Atlanta, GA - State Farm Arena11-12 Houston, TX - Toyota Center11-13 Austin, TX - Frank Erwin Center11-14 Fort Worth, TX - Dickies Arena11-16 Phoenix, AZ - Talking Stick Resort Arena11-17 San Diego, CA - Pechanga Arena11-19 Los Angeles, CA - The Forum11-22 Portland, OR - Moda Center11-23 Tacoma, WA - Tacoma Dome11-24 Vancouver, British Columbia - Pepsi Live at Rogers Arena

( Read more )

KFAI - Roar of the Underground
More recent headlines

Bands OWTH in the studio

Posted March 25, 2019, 7:31 p.m.

OWTH in the studio

photo by Loren Green

Off With Their Heads have announced work on a new record, which they recently began recording at Pachyderm Studios in Minnesota. In related news, bassist Robbie Swartwood recently released a record with the band Nadir.

Bands What's up with New Idea Society

Posted Feb. 23, 2019, 12:03 p.m.

What's up with New Idea Society

After an 8 year hiatus, New Idea Society are back with two new songs. Formed by Mike Law (Wild Arrows, EUCLID) and Stephen Brodsky (Mutoid Man, Cave In), the band currently also includes drummer Alan ...

Bands Members of The Fall form Imperial Wax

Posted Feb. 23, 2019, 10:37 a.m.

Members of The Fall form Imperial Wax

The longest-running lineup of members of The Fall have formed Imperial Wax, named after the 2008 album when the musicians began their relationship. Following the death of founder Mark E. Smith, the band received offers ...

KFAI - Root Of All Evil

More recent news

Bands Justin Pearson and Nick Zinner bring More Pain

Posted Feb. 16, 2019, 10:35 a.m. in Bands by Loren

Justin Pearson and Nick Zinner bring More Pain

Three One G is releasing a new self-titled flexi-disc and digital EP by More Pain, a two person project between Nick Zinner (Yeah Yeah Yeahs ...

Bands News from the SUNN O))) camp

Posted Feb. 9, 2019, 10:59 a.m. in Bands by Loren

News from the SUNN O))) camp

photo ©2019 SUNN O))) & Ronald Dick

SUNN O))) will be back in action this year, releasing the 4-song Life Metal in April, to be followed by another LP named Pyroclasts that ...

Life Metal Track Listing:
1. Between Sleipnir's Breaths 2. Troubled Air 3. Aurora 4. Novae
SUNN O))) Let There Be Drone (Multiple Gains Stages):
2/28/2019 Mousonturm - Frakfurt, DE 3/01/2019 Orpheum - Graz, AT @ Elevate Festival 3/02/2019 Divadlo Archa - Prague, CZ 3/03/2019 Kampnagel - E. Hamburg, DE 3/04/2019 Paradiso - Amsterdam, NL 3/06/2019 L'Epicerie Moderne - Lyon, FR 3/07/2019 L'Autre Canal - Nancy, FR 3/08/2019 La Vapeur - Dijon, FR 3/09/2019 QuasaRites Day/Le 106 - Rouen, FR 3/11/2019 Le Temps Machine - Tours, FR 3/12/2019 Stereolux - Nantes, FR 3/13/2019 La Sirene - La Rochelle, FR 3/14/2019 Le Rocher de Palmer - Bordeaux, FR 4/17/2019 Agora Ballroom - Cleveland, OH4/18/2019 Masonic - Detroit, MI4/19/2019 Rockefeller Chapel - Chicago, IL4/20/2019 The Caverns - Pelham, TN4/24/2019 Underground Arts - Philadelphia, PA4/25/2019 Brooklyn Steel - Brooklyn, NY4/26/2019 College Street - New Haven, CT4/28/2019 The Howard - Washington, DC

( Read more )

Bands NOFX 7-inch of the month club

Posted Feb. 8, 2019, 10:34 p.m. in Bands by Loren

NOFX 7-inch of the month club

photo by Loren Green

NOFX has announced a second run of the 7" of the Month Club. The subscription will include new material recorded with Bill Stevenson, that "may ...

Bands The Pixies are in the studio

Posted Feb. 2, 2019, 11:08 p.m. in Bands by Loren

The Pixies are in the studio

Photo by Simon Foster

The Pixies are currently in the studio working on a new album with an expected release of September 2019. They areworking with producer Tom Dalgety ...

MARCH8 KFC Yum! Center, Louisville, KY9 Tennessee Theatre, Knoxville, TN (Pixies headline date)10 Colonial Life Arena, Columbia, SC12 Madison Square Garden, New York, NY13 Bell Centre, Montreal, QC 14 Times Union Center, Albany, NY16 Foxwoods Resort Casino, Mashantucket, CT17 Royal Farms Arena, Baltimore, MD18 The Fillmore, Philadelphia, PA (Pixies headline date)19 Schottenstein Center, Columbus, OH 20 Van Andel Arena, Grand Rapids, MI22 FedEx Forum, Memphis, TN23 The Cotillion, Wichita, KS (Pixies headline date)24 Enterprise Center, St. Louis, MO26 Sprint Center, Kansas City, MO27 BOK Center, Tulsa, OK28 Wells Fargo Arena, Des Moines, IA30 Xcel Energy Center, St. Paul, MN31 Alliant Energy Center, Madison, WIAPRIL1 The Eagles Ballroom, Milwaukee, WI (Pixies headline date)3 Alberta Bair Theater, Billings, MT (Pixies headline date)5 Ford Idaho Center Arena, Nampa, ID6 Moda Center, Portland, OR7 Rogers Arena, Vancouver, BC9 Golden 1 Center, Sacramento, CA10 Oracle Arena, Oakland, CA11 Grand Theatre, Reno, NV (Pixies headline date)12 Mandalay Bay Event Center, Las Vegas, NV

( Read more )

Bands An Horse camp news

Posted Feb. 2, 2019, 3:11 p.m. in Bands by Loren

An Horse camp news

photo by Carly Hoskins

An Horse, whose debut Rearrange Beds came out in 2009, has announced a follow-up this spring on Lame-O Records. Formed in Brisbane, Australia, the duo ...

Rearrange Beds track list:1. Camp Out2. Postcards3. Company4. Horizons5. Rearrange Beds6. Little Little Little7. Little Lungs8. Scared As F**k9. Shoes Watch10. Listen
Rearrange Beds was originally released on Mom+Pop.

( Read more )

Bands Make War working on follow-up

Posted Jan. 29, 2019, 8:50 p.m. in Bands by Loren

Make War working on follow-up

photo by Loren Green

In a recent tweet, Red Scare Industries noted that Make War is working on a follow-up to 2016's Developing A Theory of Integrity. The ...

Original tweet

( Read more )

Bands Elizabeth Colour Wheel announce tour, deal with The Flenser

Posted Jan. 27, 2019, 11:30 a.m. in Bands by Loren

Elizabeth Colour Wheel announce tour, deal with The Flenser

Boston five-piece band Elizabeth Colour Wheel have announced some group news. In addition to an East Coast US tour this spring, the band will be ...

03.16.19 Brooklyn, NY @ Bazar03.17.19 Philadelphia, PA @ Kung Fu Necktie03.18.19 Montclair, NJ @ Meat Locker03.19.19 Falls Church, VA @ VFW 927803.20.19 Baltimore, MD @ Sidebar03.21.19 Pittsburgh, PA @ Mr. Roboto Project03.22.19 Boston,MA @ O'Brien's03.23.19 Portland Maine @ Geno's03.24.19 Rollinsford, NH @ Sue's 03.25.19 New Haven, CT @ Cafe Nine

( Read more )

News navigation
» Next page
Search news


Looking for the SPB logo? You can download it in a range of styles and colours here:

Click anywhere outside this dialog to close it, or press escape.