Indie pop trio Sir Sly have announced their debut full-length album, You Haunt Me, will be released on September 16th via Cherrytree/Interscope Records. The album’s title track, “You Haunt Me” is streaming now via Billboard. Pre-order the album starting tomorrow, July 29th.
Dirty house pioneer Vato Gonzalez offers no apologies if his new single “Monkey Riddim” incites a riot. Gonzalez returns to the big-room he helped build with aggressive synth work, raspy vocal samples from the same person who provided the sample for Martin Garrix’s “Animals,” and a little help from Tjen. Listen to a snippet of “Monkey Riddim” by Vato Gonzalez now and purchase the full single via Beatport.
Maroon 5 has released the official tracklist and cover art for their upcoming fifth studio album titled V. The album, which features their latest single “#Mpaps,” is due out on September 2nd via 222 Records / Interscope. The 11-track album features production by Ryan Tedder and Benny Blanco as well as a collaboration with Gwen Stefani on a track called “My Heart Is Open.” Click “continue reading” to see the full tracklist for Maroon 5′s album V.
Renowned guitarist, songwriter, and producer Blake Mills has premiered two new songs: “If I’m Unworthy” and “Don’t Tell Our Friends About Me,” featuring Fiona Apple and Jon Brion. Both songs will be featured on Mills’ upcoming new album, Heigh Ho, due out on September 16th on Verve Records / Record Collection. Click “continue reading” to listen to “If I’m Unworthy” and “Don’t Tell Our Friends About Me” now.
Irish singer-songwriter Hozier has followed up “Take Me to Church,” the title track to his 2013 EP, with the release of new single and music video for “Sedated.” During a recent appearance on London’s Transmitter music channel, Hozier dropped an unexpected cover for Amerie’s 2005 R&B hit “1 Thing.” Click “continue reading” to watch official music video for “Sedated” by Hozier and his performance of “1 Thing.”
Bleachers, the new project from Jack Antonoff of fun., recently stopped by The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon to perform debut single, “I Wanna Get Better.” The single appears on Bleachers’ full-length debut album, Strange Desire, which is out now. Click “continue reading” to watch Bleachers perform “I Wanna Get Better” on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon.
Saturday night, Justin Timberlake brought his 20/20 tour to a packed house at the Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte, North Carolina. Over the course of 2.5 hours, he danced, sang, rapped, and joked his way through a lengthy set list. Click “continue reading” to read more about the show and see photos and videos of the performance.
Beyoncé and Jay Z keep pushing boundaries for their first collaborative tour aptly titled “On the Run.” According to Variety, the couple has partnered with HBO to premiere a concert special called “On the Run Tour: Beyonce and Jay Z” this September. The special is set to tape on September 12 and 13 at Stade de France in Paris during the only international leg of the pair’s current tour. Stay tuned for more details.
Vinyl Thief, the electro-rock quartet hailing from Nashville, have released a new single titled “Middle of the Night.” “Middle of the Night” will appear on Vinyl Thief’s forthcoming Fathoms LP, out July 22nd. Click “continue reading” to get your first listen to the new song and to listen to other cuts off the band’s LP Fathoms.
The Rural Alberta Advantage will release their third studio album, Mended With Gold, on September 30th on Saddle Creek. The band will hit the road for a massive fall tour, which includes North American, UK, and European dates. Click “continue reading” to get your first listen to The RAA’s new single “Terrified” and see the full tracklist for Mended With Gold.