Tuesday, January 3, 2017
Fleet Foxes will most likely release a new album this year, their third, and singer Robin Pecknold is already teasing LP No. 4. In an Instagram post, he said that the new record will be out "within 24 months of LP3 according to contract."
In an interview with Rolling Stone, Black Keys frontman Dan Auerbach said he plans on releasing his sophomore solo album this year. The album is currently being crafted inside his Nashville studio.
Wavves have confirmed that their new album is finished and will be out in April.
Los Angeles will celebrate the 50th anniversary of The Doors with "Day of The Doors," a celebration of the legacy of the iconic band on Wednesday. The Venice section of the city, which is where singer Jim Morrison once lived, is said to host the event. According to a Facebook post, the details are as follows: "50 years to the day of the release of their debut album, January 4 will be declared “Day Of The Doors” in the city of Los Angeles. The proclamation will be made by Councilmember Mike Bonin during a public event at the intersection of Pacific and Windward Avenues, the location of the iconic “Venice” sign. Founding Doors members John Densmore and Robby Krieger will be on hand at the event as will family members of the late Ray Manzarek and Jim Morrison."