If you’ve been keeping close tabs on us over here – then you are well aware how excited we are for the new Heavy Cream record. We’ve been talking about it a whole lot in the last few months since they went out to California to record at the Bauer Mansion with Eric Bauer and Ty Segall. Knowing that – we think your interests should be totally piqued. The album, which has been announced for a May 8th release date from our favorite Infinity Cat Recordings, is titled Super Treatment and you can check out the artwork right down there. The last bit of wax we got from the creamies was their Volcom split 7″ with RTX [which you can hear below] We think they’ve been pushing themselves in a new direction that has them evolving from party rockers to tuff-gnarly-rock and rollers. Not that they weren’t before — but you know what we mean. We’re sure there’ll be a nice party to celebrate the album’s release, so keep your ears to the ground. And if Heavy Cream are coming to a city near you — GO OUT AND SEE ‘EM
You probably already know West Coast hardcore label Iron Lung Records as a synonym for Total Control, but they are also building their roster easterly with Berlin’s Diat. The sound of the German trio is not too far off the pool of British punk and post-punk that Total Control draws from, ie. Killing Joke and Crisis. However, Diat explores a…
In the all-too-apt words of Bill Watterson, the days are just packed. Wow, Ghostface Killer and Raekwon are at Marathon tomorrow, so that will be incredible. For those lamenting old Nashville, Friday is a classic Nashville night with our sweet queen Dolly Parton will be Ryman-rocking meanwhile our favorite mom-country artist Shania Twain will be stadium-rocking at Bridgestone. Not to mention, the same night heavyweights Hans…
We told you on Monday that we would have some big news for Freakin’ Weekend coming up, and the time has come. To start things off, above this lil chunk of text is our poster for this year. NO, it doesn’t say Freakin’ Weekend anywhere on it. NO, it doesn’t list any of the bands….