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  • Stream Aphex Twin's Long Lost Caustic Window LP

    Jun 16

    Back in April, a test pressing of an unreleased 1994 Aphex Twin album called Caustic Window surfaced online. It was originally listed for sale for $13,5000 on Discogs, but before it was sold, a Kickstarter was launched where fans could pay for a digital copy of the album. The Kickstarter was funded in May, raising $67,424. Today, the Kickstarter supporters received their digital copies. The music has also been uploaded to Youtube. You can listen to it below via Revolt.  Additionally, the...

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  • Pinback Announce North American Tour Celebrating Summer in Abaddon Reissue

    Jun 16

    Pinback have announced a North American tour to celebrate the tenth anniversary reissue of the band's classic third record, Summer in Abaddon. The band will perform Summer in Abaddon in full on tour. Check out dates below. Touch and Go Records, meanwhile, will be reissuing the record on maroon vinyl that will only be available for purchase at the shows and via Touch and Go's webstore beginning September 2. Pinback: 09-03 Phoenix, AZ - The Crescent Ballroom 09-05 Dallas, TX - Trees 09-06...

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  • Band needed for 6/21 at Arkos (Lexington, SC): http://ow.ly/y6H4G #gigging #DIY #gigs4u

    Jun 16

    Band needed for 6/21 at Arkos (Lexington, SC): http://ow.ly/y6H4G #gigging #DIY #gigs4u

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  • Local/regional acts needed for 6/26 and 7/4 at Daisy Dukes in #Nashville TN: http://ow.ly/y6HaN #gigging...

    Jun 16

    Local/regional acts needed for 6/26 and 7/4 at Daisy Dukes in #Nashville TN: http://ow.ly/y6HaN #gigging #DIY #gigs4u

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  • Acts needed for 6/11, 7/3, & 7/12 at Fontana's in #NYC : http://ow.ly/y6Him #gigging #DIY #gigs4u

    Jun 16

    Acts needed for 6/11, 7/3, & 7/12 at Fontana's in #NYC : http://ow.ly/y6Him #gigging #DIY #gigs4u

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  • Local/regional Acoustic, Alt, Indie, Post Punk, Punk, Rock acts needed for 9/5 at The Shred Shed in ...

    Jun 16

    Local/regional Acoustic, Alt, Indie, Post Punk, Punk, Rock acts needed for 9/5 at The Shred Shed in #SLC UT: http://ow.ly/y6HpN #gigging

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  • DJ Shadow and Cut Chemist Announce Vinyl-Only Tour Honoring Afrika Bambaataa

    Jun 16

    Turntable maestros DJ Shadow and Cut Chemist have announced that they will perform a vinyl-only tour in honor of Afrika Bambaataa's hip-hop legacy and influence on the hip-hop genre. The "Renegades of Rhythm" tour will kick off this fall, with one caveat: the only records spun will be those pulled from Afrika Bambaataa's prodigious collection (there are 40,000 records currently housed in a permanent archive at Cornell University). The tour will feature six turntables enhanced with modern...

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  • Nicolas Jaar to Compose Music for New A&E Zombie Show "The Returned"

    Jun 16

    Photo by Will Deitz Electronic producer Nicolas Jaar, recently of Darkside, will soon be entering a lot more homes with his music. Jaar has been commissioned to compose music for "The Returned", a new zombie drama series on the television network A&E. It's the English adaptation of the French show "Les Revenants", which was scored by Mogwai. The first season will run for 10 episodes. "The Returned" centers on "a small town that is turned upside down when several local people who have been...

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  • Stream New Albums From A Sunny Day in Glasgow and Total Control Via Pitchfork Advance

    Jun 16

    A Sunny Day in Glasgow will release their new album Sea When Absent June 24 via Lefse. It's the follow-up to 2010's Autumn,  and features the tracks "In Love With Useless (The Timeless Geometry in the Tradition of Passing)", "Bye Bye Big Ocean (The End)", and "Crushin". You can give the band's latest effort a spin right now via Pitchfork Advance, our immersive music streaming platform designed to emulate the classic album experience. It'll be streaming on Advance here until June 23. ...

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  • The Gaslight Anthem Announce New Album Get Hurt, Tour With Against Me!

    Jun 16

    Garden State rock band the Gaslight Anthem has announed their next album, Get Hurt, to be released August 19 via Island Records. That's the art above and you can see the tracklist, below. According to a press release, the new album is heavier than 2012's Handwritten. The band has also announced a tour with Against Me! Below the dates, check out a teaser clip including footage of the band in Nashville while recording Get Hurt. It includes a clip of the song "Stay Vicious". Get Hurt: 01 Stay...

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