Jamila Woods releases debut project HEAVN

Jamila Woods

Jamila Woods has released her debut project HEAVN. Featuring Saba, Donnie Trumpet, Chance the Rapper, Lorine Chia and production from oddCouple, Peter Cottontale, Carter Lang, the album is available now for free via Chicago’s Closed Sessions label. Check below for the link + a quote from Woods on the project.

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Cowtown (Leeds, UK) debut new video + announce new album ‘Paranormal Romance’ (HHBTM Records)

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Cowtown (Leeds, UK) debut new video + announce new album ‘Paranormal Romance’ (HHBTM Records) like Deerhoof doing Devo covers in time of the Minutemen

Cowtown debut new video “Motivational Speaker” off their upcoming LP ‘Paranormal Romance’. (HHBTM Records)

RELEASE DATE: August 19th, 2016

Cowtown are to release their 4th studio LP Paranormal Romance this August 19, 2016 with Athens, Georgia label HHBTM Records in the USA on ghostly white vinyl. The Sheffield DIY label Audacious Art Experiment and new Folkestone label and record store Hot Salvation will release in the UK on limited pink vinyl.

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Red Hot Chili Peppers’ The Getaway Debuts At #1 Around The World

Red Hot Chili PeppersPhoto credit: Steve Keros

RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS’ THE GETAWAY DEBUTS #1 AROUND THE WORLD

11TH STUDIO ALBUM TOPS BILLBOARD SALES CHART AND DEBUTS #2 ON TOP 200

Red Hot Chili Peppers 11th studio album The Getaway debuted at number one around the world on June 27, 2016. The heralded studio album from the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees debuted at #1 on the Billboard Album Sales Chart selling 108,000 traditional units and debuted at #2 on the Billboard Top 200 with 118,000 album equivalent units.

The Getaway, marks the Grammy Award-winning band’s seventh top 10 album and third #2 on the Top 200 Chart. The album debuted at #1 in Australia, Belgium, Ireland, Netherlands and New Zealand. It debuted at #2 in the United Kingdom and Germany.

The Getaway was produced by Danger Mouse and mixed by Nigel Godrich.

Praise for the album includes:

“Some of their best songs in years… top-shelf modern-rock splendor” – Rolling Stone

“The Getaway proves not only that the longtime rockers still sizzle 30 years in, but also are capable of victoriously revamping their sound.” – USA Today

“The Getaway is a nuanced album, rife with journeyman craft and poetry, that proves the Red Hot Chili Peppersstill have plenty of their own creative fire.” – All Music

“Their best album in ages” – People

“Their best in years… Their tightest, prettiest collection of songs in more than a decade” – Vulture

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Over Sands unveil new track “Memory House” / announce new EP

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“Off kilter pop music with a deeply intelligent feel”Clash

Today sees brother duo Over Sands share “Memory House” the first track from the upcoming sophomore EP ‘Roman Rooms’

London based brothers Over Sands have announced their upcoming sophomore EP Roman Rooms.  This follows their debut self-titled EP released at the end of 2015 via tastemaker Los Angeles label B3SCI, which saw positive reviews from critics including Clash, Indie Shuffle, Shortlist, and The Line of Best Fit.

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Henry Cluney (ex-Stiff Little Fingers) @ The Wheatsheaf Oxford – 2pm – 19th June 2016

Henry Cluney ex-Stiff Little Fingers at The Wheatsheaf Oxford

GiddyUp Music Presents… in the downstairs bar @ The Wheatsheaf, Oxford – Sunday 19th June 2016: Henry Cluney (ex-Stiff Little Fingers) + local support by: Mad Larry + The Corsairs + Osprey + Purple May. THIS IS AN EARLY SHOW!!! 2PM START! Henry Cluney will be playing at about 3pm.

FREE SHOW ******** 2pm start: Purple May, Osprey and then Henry Cluney plays at about 3pm ********** the party continues after Henry Cluney’s set with The Corsairs and Mad Larry!

FACEBOOK EVENT LINK: Henry Cluney at The Wheatsheaf Oxford

Duff McKagan (Guns N’ Roses) Movie – It’s So Easy And Other Lies [Watch Trailer]

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XLrator Media will release Duff McKagan‘s (Guns N’ Roses, Velvet Revolver, Hollywood Vampires) authorized documentary ‘It’s So Easy And Other Lies’ in theaters on June 3, 2016.

Check out the trailer:

Based on Duff McKagan’s New York Times best-selling autobiography, It’s So Easy And Other Lies opens by capturing one of Duff’s book readings at the Moore Theatre in Seattle and from there, takes the audience on an incredible cinematic journey from the driven Seattle teenager’s meager beginnings to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

The film opens theatrically on June 3, 2016 with event screenings taking place around the country on May 26 and June 1.

TITLE: IT’S SO EASY AND OTHER LIES
IN THEATERS: June 3, 2016
DIRECTOR: Christopher Duddy
WRITER: Christopher Duddy
CAST: Duff McKagan, Slash, Mike McCready
SYNOPSIS: Based on his New York Times best-selling memoir and featuring exclusive archival footage, this authorized music documentary of Duff McKagan – founding member and bass player for Guns N’ Roses, Velvet Revolver and other bands – chronicles his meteoric rise to fame and fortune, his near-fatal struggles with alcohol and drug addiction, and his remarkable life transformation.
GENRE: Documentary

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