New indie supergroup Divine Fits is born
Today is a good day for those of you with a bit of an interest in indie supergroups, so to speak, as Britt Daniel of Spoon, Dan Boeckner of Wolf Parade and Handsome Furs fame as well as New Bomb Turks' Sam Brown have formed a new band.
They're called Divine Fits, and while there aren't any tracks to have a listen to just yet, Consequence of Sound reports that an as yet untitled debut album - produced by Nick Launay - is due for release via Merge later this year.
Indie icon Bradford Cox joins Divine Fits on stage for a cover of the Ramones' '53rd & 3rd'. [read more]
Today's roundup includes A Sunny Day In Glasgow, We Fell To Earth, Tindersticks, Wolf People, Copy Haho & Spoon. *Remember! The news roundup gets updated throughout the day, so make sure you come back later for more news! A Sunny Day In Glasgow (pictured above) The band recently posted an open call for a new vocalist, and they selected Jen Goma, who will be joining the band live for the first time on their November tour of America. 11/12 - Winooski, VT The Monkey Ho... (continued) [read more]
The405 recently teamed up with the gorgeous Amy to compile a very special âGuest Mixâ. Enjoy! Track Listing 1. Song for Clay by Bloc Party 2. Hurt You by The Sounds 3. Inbetween Days by The Cure 4. Enter Shikari by Enter Shikari 5. Soul Meets Body by Death Cab For Cutie 6. Glittering Cloud by Imogen Heap 7. Ocean Breathes Salty by Modest Mouse 8. Fancy Claps by Wolf Parade 9. Sleeping Lessons by The Shins 10. Coming Home by City & Colour 11. True Faith by New... (continued) [read more]
Yesterday I went on a fantastic trip to the beach, I have the sun burn to prove it, so I felt like making a mix-tape in honor of that. I wanted to create a mix-tape not just about the beach, but one for California in general, as its summer time and the beach is definitely the thing to do right now in California. Here are a few great songs featuring California, many of which I listened to yesterday on the drive to the beach, please enjoy. California Soul â Marlena Shaw Ca... (continued) [read more]