Vans And Record Store Day To Release "Songs For You, Volumes 1 & 2" To Honor The Community Impact Of Black-Owned Record Stores
Vans, the original action sports footwear and apparel brand, is teaming up with Record Store Day to release two albums, Songs for You, Vols. 1 & 2, to spotlight and support Black-owned record stores. The limited-edition vinyl releases will be available to purchase at independent record stores on Record Store Day 2021.
Glasgow funk powerhouse Tom Mcguire & The Brassholes return with their highly anticipated latest track “Super Solid Soul Vehicle” set for release on March 12th. With multiple sold out shows across Glasgow, support slots with funk and soul legend Craig Charles, and a viral track dedicated to wrestler Ric Flair under their belt, the group are set to enter into an exciting second phase.
Austin, TX bluegrass/indie-folk duo The Armadillo Paradox are preparing to release their new LP, Out of Gas in Oil Country, out March 26th. Since announcing the album, the duo has released two new singles: "Your Eyes Are Like Stars," which Glide Magazine says, "Combines the effortless lyrical charm of John Prine alongside the indie rock unpredictability of The Mountain Goats," and the latest, "Can't Hold A Job," out everywhere today.
BEM Records/Amplified Distribution proudly announces the North American May 21st release of Storyteller, the new album from Irish blues-rock guitar sensation Eamonn (pronounced “A-min”) McCormack. Maybe it’s something in the water over there, because music seems to be embedded into Irish people’s DNA; and international blues-rock singer/songwriter/ guitarist Eamonn McCormack is no exception.
An estimated 24,000 new songs get released every day. Yet no artist or label has conceived the album-length single before, where one song and theme is reimagined multiple times as a cohesive, collaborative release. Today, Highest Frequency Records announces just that with the March 5, 2021 release of Book of One by Light Warriors.
Garage A Trois return in the form from which they were born 22 years earlier with new studio album, 'Calm Down Cologne,' to be released April 16 via RPF Records. The title track is available across all streaming outlets today (listen/share). Comprised by guitarist Charlie Hunter, saxophonist Skerik and drummer Stanton Moore, OG GAT released its debut album, 'Mysteryfunk,' to wide acclaim in 1999.
It’s always illuminating to ask an artist how they understand music, but Eli West’s perspective is nothing short of ground-breaking. A trained designer, he sees music architecturally, visualizing his compositions spatially. It’s a highly unusual way to think about music, tied to his verdant natural world of the Pacific Northwest.
Today, Austin-based musician Danny Golden announced an April 23rd release date for his new EP Changes. The announcement comes with the first single “I Can’t Change” — Under The Radar praised the song’s “inviting melodies and plainspoken lyrical approach” along with its “towering layers of shoegaze guitars and crashing percussion.”
Listen to “I Can’t Change” here: https://youtu.be/__fGJIsSdjQ