Swearin’ have announced their first new album in five years, Fall Into the Sun (out October 5 via Merge), and the band has shared the first single, Grow Into a Ghost. “Fall into the Sun is a record that doesn’t try to obscure the passage of time but instead embraces it,” Merge reports. “Getting older,…

The first ever studio recording of David Bowie is set for auction after being found in an old bread basket. The 1963 demo tape, rejected by Decca, is expected to sell for £10,000 when it goes under the hammer in September at Omega Auctions in Newton-le-Willows. The unreleased tape features a 16-year-old Bowie (then known…

The Prodigy have announced a new album, No Tourists (out November 2 via BMG/Take Me to the Hospital). They have also shared a video for their new song, Need Some1, directed by Paco Raterta. No Tourists has been written, produced and mixed over the last year by Liam Howlett in his studio in London’s Kings…

“After almost two decades of writing and touring the world together, we have decided to close this chapter of our lives as Minus the Bear.” The Seattle-based group has announced they are breaking up. Also, Minus the Bear have announced a final tour (which kicks off October 9) and a new 4-song EP Fair Enough…

Paul Simon has announced a new album, In the Blue Light . Paul Simon will release his 14th studio album on September 7 via Legacy Recordings. Produced by Simon and Roy Halee, who have worked together since the 1960s, the album features a talented cast of musicians who have joined Simon to lend fresh perspectives…

Sufjan Stevens has announced that The Avalanche is finally available on vinyl (release date August 31, 2018, via Asthmatic Kitty). The Avalanche by Sufjan Stevens This was an album of outtakes and extras from the Illinois album (originally released in 2006). Initially conceived by Sufjan as part of a double album version of Illinois, Sufjan…