Coachella has announced its 2012 line-up, which will be the festival’s first double weekend bill. Among other reunions happing this year (At The Drive In, Refused), Mike Watt will reunite with fIREHOSE on Saturday, April 14th, and Saturday, April 21st.
Video link: Claire Doesn’t Care The official music video for Capgun Coup’s “Claire Doesn’t Care” premiered, appropriately, on Halloween. This marks the first of many videos from the Omaha, NE band’s upcoming album, due out in 2012 from ORG Music. From band member Sam Martin, whose birthday also happens to be Halloween: “Blood is funny, in a movie. Or i should say corn syrup is funny … Read More
LIVE TOUR DATES: 12/8 – Los Angeles, CA @ Origami Vinyl (@ 5pm) 12/8 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Echo (Free Show, RSVP Here) 12/9 – Santa Ana, CA @ Constellation Room 12/10 – Long Beach, CA @ Fingerprints Records (in-store @ 2pm) 12/10 – Costa Mesa, CA @ Detroit Bar 12/11 – San Francisco, CA @ Brick & Mortar 01/11/12 – Toronto, ONT @ Legendary Horseshoe Tavern 01/12/12 – … Read More
From Paste Magazine’s “The 20 Best New Bands of 2011“: “Listenable” is the best way to describe Caveman’s debut album, CoCo Beware. The album, with all of its clacking drums, gently strummed rail-thin guitars and careful, pleasant melodies, is instantly catchy and likable on a first listen. Songs like “Decide” “Thankful” and “Easy Water”—easily the album’s standout cuts—plod along like lazy, slowed-down versions of early Shins tracks, and that’s a great thing. … Read More