Monday, September 28, 2009

Echo & The Bunnymen- The Fountain

Echo & The Bunnymen are going to release their eleventh studio album on October 12, 2009. The album is entitled 'The Fountain' and it was produced by John McLaughlin, and Coldplay singer Chris Martin has collaborated with the band on one of the album's tracks. "Think I Need It Too" is the first single from the album which has been released on September 28, 2009.

Friday, September 25, 2009

Bad Lieutenant - Sink Or Swim

The official video for the song "Sink or Swim" by Bad Lieutenant has been put up on Youtube. The song is due to be released September 28, 2009, followed by the album 'Never Cry Another Tear' on October 5, 2009. The album features collaborations with New Order drummer Stephen Morris and Blur bassist Alex James.

Tuesday, September 15, 2009

Instant Hit: Baltimora- Chinese Restaurant

Baltimora was an Italian dance outfit which scored a big hit in both Europe and the USA with the song "Tarzan Boy". The album 'Living in the Background' which was released in the same year, was not as successful as the first single and charted only moderately by entering the Top 20 album charts in only a few countries in Europe. "Chinese Restaurant" is another fine track from the album which was released as their debut single in 1985.

Monday, September 14, 2009

Muse- The Resistance

Muse have released their fifth studio album entitled 'The Resistance'. The albums was produced by a band and mixed by Mark Stent who also worked with Depeche Mode and Massive Attack. All songs were written and arranged by Matthew Bellamy (with exception to the piano outro of "United States of Eurasia", Collateral Damage, which is a loose recital of Nocturne In E-Flat Major, Op.9 No.2 by Frédéric Chopin. The firts single "Uprising" has already been released on 7 September 2009.

Sunday, September 13, 2009

Bananarama- Viva

'Viva' is the tenth album by the british duo Bananarama. It is scheduled for release by Fascination Records on September 14, 2009 within the U.K. only thus far. The album contains tracks co-written by Dallin and Woodward as well as few cover versions both on the album, as well as bonus tracks. The first single taken from the album "Love Comes" has alredy been released on Setember 6, 2009.

Thursday, September 10, 2009

Next Wave- Music Go Music

Music Go Music is a three piece music group from LA. The group consists of Gala Bell (vocals), Kamer Maza (keyboards) and Torg (bass). Earlier this year they released a song "Warm in The Shadows" which is available on youtube as a live preformance. Their debut album 'Expressions' is ready to be released in October. Their music certainly expresses a lot and you can hear many great influences including Abba and the ELO. Check the links for more info.


Sunday, September 6, 2009

Marc Almond- Orpheus In Exile

Marc Almond will release a new album on September 7, 2009. The album is entitled 'Orpheus In Exile' and it celebrates the sentiment and the genious of the soviet writer Vadim Kouzin. A microsite with details of the album along with audio and video clips is now available from the link on the front intro page and this one.