While on tour in Europe earlier this year, The Vaccines recorded a bunch of covers in Eastern European hotel rooms. You can now download that EP, for FREE, HERE.
Pete Doherty has confirmed that he and Carl Barat are working on new Libertines material together. Doherty told online TV show Hernu & Harris Unhinged, "I spoke to Carl yesterday and he’s going to come out to Paris. Then maybe we'll go back out to Thailand together and do some writing."
Let this be a lesson to corporate companies around the world - don't fuck with Beastie Boys! This week, the family of the late Adam "MCA"Yauch filed his will, which mentioned,"Notwithstanding anything to the contrary, in no event may my image or name or any music or any artistic property created by me be used for advertising purposes." After that was filed, the surviving members of Beastie Boys and Yauch's widow are suing Monster energy drinks for copyright infringements for allegedly using the bands songs and likeness in various campaigns.
New Jersey punks, Titus Andronicus have announced the details of their third record, Local Business. The record will be out on October 23 and contains 10 songs. Take a look at the tracklisting below:
01 Ecce Homo
02 Still Life With Hot Deuce and Silver Platter
03 Upon Viewing Oregon’s Landscape With the Flood of Detritus
04 Food Fight!
05 My Eating Disorder
06 Titus Andronicus VS. the Absurd Universe (3rd Round KO)
07 In a Big City
08 In a Small Body
09 (I Am the) Electric Man
10 Tried to Quit Smoking