Thursday, August 1, 2013

Quick News

Atmospheric UK band Exit Calm will release their new album, The Future Isn't What It Used To Be in September.

Against Me! have announced that Atom Willard is now a full-time member of the band after filling in for the Florida punks when Jay Weinberg departed last year.

Jamie xx is working on a new mixtape that will feature his bandmates in The xx as well as Four Tet. No word on when the album will come out or what else will be featured on it at this time.

Micorbrewery HDM Brewing Company will be releasing a Hot Water Music inspired IPA based off the Florida punks. The beverage will be called Hot Water Music and will hit stores in September.

Scott Weiland is speaking out for the first time since Stone Temple Pilots announced that Linkin Park's Chester Bennington is the bands new vocalist. Weiland told Billboard that his is not upset at his friend, Bennington and said, "I don't think Chester did it in a spiteful way. The brothers DeLeo can be pretty persuasive. . . . I guess nothing is totally shocking."