Firstly, M83 made a huge announcement yesterday with the title of their new album Junk slated for release on April 8th via Mute Records, along with a new single “Do It, Try It”. You can listen to their new single below:
Fleet Foxes Frontman Robin Pecknold performed a new song in concert while touring with Joanna Newsom. Is this a sneak peek of a new Fleet Foxes record? One can only hope.. Listen for yourself below!
The Squamish Valley Music Festival has been officially cancelled as of today. According to their website, organizers “made the extremely difficult decision to not proceed with the 2016 festival, due to take place in August. This decision was not made lightly and we sincerely apologize to all the people this decision affects: the fans, artists, industry partners, corporate partners, suppliers and all of our supporters within the community of Squamish.”
No reason has been provided as of yet.
Foo Fighters have posted on all their social media accounts that they’ll be making an official band announcement this evening.
Chvrches and Death Cab for Cutie have announced some tour dates together:
06/07 – Cleveland, OH @ Jacobs Pavilion at Nautica
06/08 – Canandaigua, NY @ Constellation Brands-Marvin Sands Performing Arts Center
06/14 – St. Augustine, FL @ St. Augustine Amphitheatre
06/15 – Charleston, SC @ Volvo Cars Stadium
06/16 – Charlotte, NC @ Uptown Amphitheatre at NC Music Factory
Death Cab For Cutie will be playing with Metric across Canada:
03/19 – Montreal, QC @ Bell Centre
03/20 – Kingston, ON @ Rogers K Rock Centre
03/22 – St. Catharines, ON @ Meridian Centre
03/23 – Toronto, ON @ Air Canada Centre
03/24 – London, ON @ Budweiser Gardens
03/27 – Winnipeg, MB @ MTS Centre
03/28 – Regina, SK @ Conexus Arts Centre
03/29 – Edmonton, AB @ Rexall Place
03/30 – Calgary, AB @ BMO Centre
04/01 – Vancouver, BC @ Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre
Meanwhile, Chvrches will be visiting Canada on July 22nd for the WayHome Music Festival.