Hello! Todays news roundup includes Mariachi El Bronx, WAVVES, Guilfest, Amazing Baby, My Latest Novel, Homecoming Festival and Benicassim Festival! Plus an MP3 roundup! - The 405

Mariachi El Bronx

The Bronx return to the UK in May for a one-off show that will feature their mariachi alter-ego, Mariachi El Bronx (pictured above). The show, at London’s ULU on May 19th, will be opened by Mariachi El Bronx and will also feature a ‘regular’ performance from the band. It follows Mariachi El Bronx’s UK debut at the Breeders curated All Tomorrows Parties at Minehead Butlins over the weekend of May 15th – 17th. For more inforamtion head over to www.thebronxxx.com


Bella Union have announced the signing of Wavves aka 22 year old San Diego, resident - Nathan Daniel Williams! For more information head to www.bellaunion.com or www.myspace.com/wavves


Joe Bonamassa, Pendulum, DJ Yoda and The BossHoss have been added to this years GuilFest line up! For more information head over to www.guilfest.co.uk

Amazing Baby

New York’s Amazing Baby have announced details of the release of their debut album and a string of UK shows in April supporting The Virgins. The band are set to release their 11-track debut, Rewild, through Cooperative Music on June 22nd 2009. For more information head over to www.theamazingbaby.com

My Latest Novel

My Latest Novel have just announced news of numerous UK dates throughout May supporting their second album, Deaths and Entrances, due for release on the 18th of May. Head over to www.mylatestnovel.com

Homecoming Festival

It is with great regret that organisers of the Homecoming festival have announced that this year’s event has been cancelled. This is due to new demands from the council requesting 50% of the profits and a £60,000 bond on the land. All ticket holders will be entitled to a full refund, and arrangements are currently being made to organise new venues and dates for some of the artists that were scheduled to perform at Homecoming 09. New details will be revealed on www.homecomingfestival.com as soon as possible. For more information head over to www.homecomingfestival.com

Benicassim Festival

Foals and 2 Many DJ's have been added to this years Benicassim Festival! For more information head over to www.fiberfib.com