- More Sigur Rós news: this coming Thursday, May 17th, across EVERY time zone in the world, fans can preview the new album, Valtari, in the world’s first worldwide listening party (don’t quote me on this). Wherever you are, at 7pm, just log on to the band’s website and stream the album in their entirety.
KEXP will be providing an early early preview of Valtari at 6AM PST that Thursday. Tune in to the Morning Show with John to hear the entire album! Then, hear it again on Sigur Rós’ website that night.
- Gold Panda drops not one but dos new tracks, “Mountain” and “Financial District” today in the UK and tomorrow in the U.S. and Europe. For details on what site will host the digital distribution, click here. That being said, Soundcloud has them here, right now:
- In more digital streaming news, The Temper Trap is set to release their self-titled followup on U.S. shores June 5; however, you can stream their entire album now, courtesy of Rolling Stone:
- Good news for The Black Keys fans: The rock duo has announced a new string of U.S. dates for the remainder of 2012. For a full list of dates and tour openers, read here.