Release Days Are Changing: Industry Announces Fridays As Global Release Days

This summer, the music industry will adopt a global release day of Fridays. Right now, as many of us know, Tuesdays are album release days for the United States, while the United Kingdom uses Mondays and many other countries around the world use Fridays. This new means that artists will be able to release new music on one day, everywhere. The change comes after global record labels association IFPI announced today that Friday will be deemed as release day in all key countries round the world, following consultation with indie and major labels, artist representative organisations and music retailers. The move means that artists will be able to instantly release their music on the same day worldwide, instead of releases being staggered through the week, on different days in different countries. (read full post)

Exclusive: All People Song Premiere

All People will release its new album, Learn Forget Repeat on May 5th via Community Records and Asian Man Records. Today we are premiering a new song from the New Orleans quartet - the melodic post-punk "Doubt" - in the replies. If you dig the track, make sure you pre-order the record via Community Records or Asian Man Records. You can also check out the band's upcoming tour dates in the replies. (read full post)

Young Hunger (ex-The Swellers) Release Demo

Young Hunger (ex-The Swellers) have released a new demo on Bandcamp for pay-what-you-want. (read full post)

Seasons Change Hope This Lyric Video Stains

Watch Seasons Change's lyric video for "Hope This Stains" in the replies. (read full post)

Teenage Bottlerocket Release Music Video and Tour Dates

Jump to the replies to watch Teenage Bottlerocket's music video for "Haunted House." You'll also find their upcoming tour dates with Pears. (read full post)

Max & Sherri Bemis Welcome Second Daughter

Congratulations to Max Bemis and Sherri Dupree Bemis, who welcomed their second daughter, Coraline Mae Bemis, today. (read full post)

Six More Added to Warped Tour

HO99O9, Major League, Motion City Soundtrack (6/19-6/21), New Years Day, Set It Off, and The Kenneths have all been added to Warped Tour. (read full post)

yellowbirddd "Woke You" (Alternate Version) + Pay-What-You-Want Album

Head to the replies to hear an alternate version of yellowbirddd's "Woke You." His latest effort, CENTINELA, which is one of my favorites albums of last year, is currently avaialble for pay-what-you-want on Bandcamp. (read full post)

Actor|Observer "The Longer Now" Album Stream

Actor|Observer's full-length debut, The Longer Now, is streaming on bandcamp. (read full post)

Artifex Pereo and The Orphan, The Poet Tour

Artifex Pereo and The Orphan, The Poet are going on tour - dates are below. (read full post)