Today in the music: new song from Bright Eyes

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Bright Eyes at Thomas Wolfe Auditorium, Asheville
Photo courtesy of nathanriverschesky

Lots of interesting announcements, stories, and info floating around the past few days. Here are some of interest:

  • Bright Eyes will release a new EP called Four Winds on March 6, which will be followed up by the release of a new full length on April 10. Download a song from the forthcoming EP called ‘Tourist Trap’ - (MP3)
  • Snow Patrol drummer Johnny Quinn broke his arm while snow boarding, so they will tour with a replacement drummer.
  • The Kooks announced a North American tour in support of their new record Inside/Outside, with a stop at the Croc on May 3.
  • Ready for a new Band of Horses album? They’re booking studio time.
  • This April, Mute will release a 3-disc deluxe edition of the Knife’s Silent Shout.
  • For all of you in New York, the Fratellis added a second show at the Mercury on March 23.
  • The 2007 Coachella lineup has been announced... and Bjork, Interpol, Jesus and Mary Chain, Arctic Monkeys, Sonic Youth, DJ Shadow, the Arcade Fire, the Decemberists, and the list goes on on on on on!
  • The new Dinosaur Jr album is called Beyond, and is to be released on May 1.
  • The Walkmen announced tour dates with the Kaiser Chiefs.
  • Our friends Three Imaginary Girls have a new Astropop podcast featuring Tom Brosseau, Ghost Stories, Camera Obscura, Menomena and many more. Listen now - (MP3)
  • Finally, Ratatat just announced a massive number of UK, Europe, and US tour dates.
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    2 Comments

    1. jeremyseattle
      Posted January 24, 2007 at 5:08 pm | Permalink

      Anybody know the Coachella presale password yet (starts tomorrow 2/25 at 10:00 AM)?

    2. Kim
      Posted January 24, 2007 at 8:26 pm | Permalink

      I thought someone said it was “roxanne” or something? I could be totally off. I know it sparked a rumor that The Police were going to reunite for the show.

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