Fujiya & Miyagi Release Second Single, “YOYO”


With the dawning of Ventriloquizzing coming closing, set for a January 25th release, Fujiya & Miyagi debut the second single of the album after “Sixteen Shades of Black and Blue,” “YOYO.”

The new record promises to be chilling and addicting, as the droning of the beats match perfectly with the vocals.

Listen to “YOYO” here

And watch the Christmas trailer here

Lower Dens Plays a “Yours Truly” Session, and Releases First Single, ‘Batman’


Female fronted Indie rock band from Baltimore, Lower Dens, has announced their 2011 tour dates. Starting on January 3rd in Washington DC, they will finish March 15th in Norman, Oklahoma.

Previously releasing their first album, Twin-Hand Movement, the new single “Batman” is off the upcoming EP of the same name to be released January 18th. They recently performed the single for a “Yours Truly” Session that you can watch here.

Listen to previous single, “Blue and Silver

Tour Dates

01/03 – Washington DC – The Kennedy Center
01/12 – Carrboro NC – Cat’s Cradle $
01/13 – Atlanta GA – Variety Playhouse $
01/14 – Asheville NC – Grey Eagle Tavern $
01/15 – Nashville TN – Exit In $
03/11 – Washington DC – Black Cat !
03/12 – Chapel Hill NC – Local 506 !
03/13 – Atlanta GA – The EARL !
03/15 – Norman OK – The Opolis !

$ = w/ The Walkmen
! = w/ Wye Oak

Check out their Myspace for more information.

Generationals Reveal March 2011 as Release for “Actor-Caster”


The second full length album by the Generationals, Actor-Caster, will be due out March 29, 2011 on Park the Van records.
After releasing, Trust EP, November 9th 2010, they went to work on finishing the materials for the new album.

Starting January 11th, the Generationals will start a small town tour beginning in St. Louis and ending in Los Angeles in early February.

Listen to EP single “Trust” and watch video of “Victim of Trap

Tour Dates
01/11 St. Louis, MO – Old Rock House
01/12 Chicago, IL – Schubas / Tomorrow Never Knows Festival
01/13 Carbondale, IL – Hangar 9
01/14 New Orleans, LA – The Blue Nile
01/25 New York, NY – Mercury Lounge
02/16 Los Angeles, CA – Hotel Cafe

For more info on the Generationals, check them out on Myspace

The Giving Tree Band Release a Christmas Album

Recording this album last year after a live performance, the CD features two songs; “The Christmas Waltz” and “Here Comes Santa Claus.”

This is their second release of the year after full length, The Joke, The Threat, & The Obvious.

Download the Christmas EP for free here

The Rooftop Vigilantes Announce January Tour

Rooftop Vigilantes are starting to make a name for themselves. They recently were spotted playing at the Scion Garage Fest with Gentleman Jesse & His Men, Times New Viking and The Raveonettes, and not to mention all of the CMJ shows in NYC.

So be sure to catch this garage band as they tour the West coast this winter.

Listen here

ROOFTOP VIGILANTES TOUR DATES:

Jan 04 – Denver, CO @ Hi-Dive
Jan 07 – Seattle, WA @ Funhouse
Jan 08 – Portland, OR @ East End
Jan 10 – Sacramento, CA @ The Hub
Jan 11 – San Francisco, CA @ The Hemlock
Jan 12 – Oakland, CA @ The Uptown
Jan 13 – Los Angeles, CA @ Five Star Bar
Jan 14 – San Diego, CA @ Che Cafe
Jan 15 – Phoenix, AZ @ The Dressing Room
Jan 16 – Tucson, AZ @ Dry River Collective
Jan 19 – Austin, TX @ Beerland
Jan 20 – Denton, TX @ Rubber Gloves

Merry Hitchmas? Neon Hitch’s Christmas Give Away!


Techno/Electronica artist Neon Hitch is unavailing new music for every fan who “Likes” her fan page on Facebook every Friday.

Recently Neon Hitch has been picking up steam and working with well known artist. Most recently she worked with DeadMau5 on a song called “I Can’t Behave Myself” which was leaked on the Internet.

For more info on Neon Hitch, check out her brand new website here