London, England’s Big Joanie just announced their very-first North American tour, and to accompany the news they shared a fluid and fiery live version of their “Cactus Tree”. You can find ticket information for the upcoming shows on their website, while their Back Home LP is out now on Kill Rock Stars.
“Def Sup” is the thumping, igneous and confidently-made new single from R. Ring — the musical project of Dayton, Ohio’s Kelley Deal and Mike Montgomery. Their new album War Poems, We Rested will be released by Don Giovanni Records on January 27th. Yellow-vinyl versions and accompanying ‘zines are limited edition, and you can order those along with CDs either from the label’s website or Bandcamp today.
A co-founder of Punk legends The Raincoats, London’s Gina Birch has just announced the release of I Play My Bass Loud — surprisingly her debut solo LP — and here is “Wish I Was You”, its hard-hitting, invigorating first single. Out care of Third Man Records, you can order vinyl and CD versions of it from their webstore now, while additional purchasing options are here.
Philadelphia’s Augusta Koch and her band Gladie have just shared “Nothing”, an exhilarating surge of buzz, approachability and melody and their fierce, irresistible brand-new single. On November 18th they release the Don’t Know What You’re In Until You’re Out album on their hometown’s Plum Records, and you can pre-order the vinyl version of it now from Bandcamp. Via Brooklyn Vegan.
Vancouver’s excellent White Lung have just announced the bittersweet news that their next record Premonition will be their final one, and you can preview these two scorching tracks from it now. Out courtesy of Domino Recording Co. on December 2nd, you can pre-order orange-crush-vinyl, black-vinyl and CD editions of the album both from their webstore and from Bandcamp today.
D.C. Punk legends The Casual Dots have just announced the release of Sanguine Truth — their first album in 18 years — and from that this is the vital, breathtaking “The Frequency of Fear”. The LP was recorded by the band along with the one-and-only Guy Picciotto and engineered by Don Zientara. Out on September 23rd through Ixor Stix Records, you can order colored-vinyl and digital versions of it from Bandcamp today.
Raw yet comforting, searing and literate, “Panic” is the vivid, vital brand-new single from Asbury Park, New Jersey’s Natalie Newbold and her band Well Wisher. Their next LP That Weight is released on September 16th care of Egghunt Records, and you can pre-order transparent-with-orange-splatter-vinyl and digital versions of it from Bandcamp now.
Hermosillo, Mexico’s Margaritas Podridas have just unleashed “No Quiero ser Madre”, their muscled, fuzzed-out, fiery and forever-relevant brand-new single. Out on Suicide Squeeze Records, you can find all relevant streaming and download links for it here and more information about the band at this link.