Beirut Announces A Career Spanning Double LP Of Unreleased Tracks And Shares ‘Fisher Island Sound’

Zach Condon of Beirut is the greatest enactor of Balkan brass-inflected indie music of them all. Thile acts like Beirut are few and far between, that’s precisely what has made the outfit such a standout across five albums and five equally notable EPs. This more than 15-year career arc is significant today as Condon has …

Beirut Announces A Career Spanning Double LP Of Unreleased Tracks And Shares ‘Fisher Island Sound’

Zach Condon of Beirut is the greatest enactor of Balkan brass-inflected indie music of them all. Thile acts like Beirut are few and far between, that’s precisely what has made the outfit such a standout across five albums and five equally notable EPs. This more than 15-year career arc is significant today as Condon has …

Maxo Kream Announces The Release Date For His Album ‘Weight Of The World’ With A Video For ‘Greener Knots’

This past summer, Houston rapper Maxo Kream celebrated the second anniversary of his sophomore album, Brandon Banks, which marked his first release with Roc Nation and RCA and a step upward in the rapper’s artistry. Now the Houston native has announced his third album, Weight Of The World, which will arrive on October 18, giving …

Black Country, New Road Announces A New Album Of Chaos Punk Songs, ‘Ants From Up There’

The last time we checked in with Black Country, New Road, the London band was covering ABBA’s “Mamma Mia” in their unique style of chaos punk. Today, they seven-piece band has announced their much-anticipated second album, Ants From Up There, out early next year. Along with the album announcement comes the single “Chaos Space Marine.” …

Jim-E Stack Announces His ‘Promotional Only’ EP By Giving Away Free Copies In Vending Machines

When it comes to an album rollout, many musicians get creative. Kanye West, for one, just built a life-size replica of his childhood home inside a stadium for a Donda album listening party. But indie producer Jim-E Stack has a different innovative idea when it comes to announcing his Promotional Only EP. Stack may not …