Wednesday Music News

Daily Roundups
Anna McClain
  • Brooklyn punk group The So So Glos get in the Christmas spirit with an all-out cover of The Kinks' popular "Father Christmas." Pennsylvania's The Districts also shared their more somber version of the song today. The So So Glos' cover will be available for free on their website tomorrow. [CoS]
  • Watch The Arctic Monkeys play tennis in this short from South America as they wrapped up their AM tour last month. The video also includes a live performance of "R U Mine?" that demonstrates the group's on-stage appeal and rubs a little salt in the wound if you didn't catch them live this year. [Pitchfork]
  • Legends Of Country, the new project formed by Jof Owen from The Boy Least Likely To, offered this timely B-side to their new single, "It's A Long Way Back From A Dream", out December 28th. This song goes out to all those traveling for the holidays:

  • Sadly, Boston's Hooray for Earth announced their break up last month. We thought Racy would be the band's final release, but this week they shared one final track, "Lostsomething_2012." The song, recorded for Racy, gives fans one final farewell to the group. [Under the Radar]

Related News & Reviews

Daily Roundups

Friday Music News

Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke has shared his latest single, a pulsating electric number called "Youwouldn'tlikemewheni'mangry." It's available for download over at Bandcamp along with his new solo album Tomorrow's Modern Boxes. [CoS]

Read More
Daily Roundups

Tuesday Music News

Norwegian singer-songwriter Sondre Lerche has shared his cover of Sia's "Chandelier."His mellow, melancholy approach adds a depth and stark contrast to the original. Lerche said he chose this song because he “was curious what might happen if a male singer sang those words of desperation and self...

Read More
Click anywhere to return to the site