Friday, March 8, 2013

Quick News

Portugal. The Man have confirmed that indie rockers Haim will be featured as backing vocalists on their upcoming album, Evil Friends.

Kasabian guitarist Jay Mehler has left the British rock band to join another Britrock band, Beady Eye. Mehler will play bass in Liam Gallagher's band after their bassist, former Gorillaz member, Jay Wooton left to pursue other projects.

Lamb of God's Randy Blythe has released his first statement following the acquittal in a Czech court this week which he stood trial for manslaughter. His simple statement was "I am leaving Prague. I hope not to return for a while."

Punk icons Wire released the cover to their forthcoming new album, Change Becomes Us. The album, which is mainly unrecorded material between 1978-1980 is now seeing and hearing the light of day. The album arrives later this month, take a look at the cover below:

Austra will release her new album, Home, on June 17, take a look at the cover below: