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Cold War Kids Announce ‘Hold Me Home’ Release Date

California soul rockers Cold War Kids will release their highly-anticipate fifth album Hold Me Home on October 17 through Downtown Records.

Produced by guitarist, and former Modest Mouse member, Dann Gallucci and Lars Stalfors (Funeral Party, Mars Volta), the record is the follow up to last year’s Dear Miss Lonelyhearts. Often striving to make honest songs about the human experience, in orchards, hotel rooms, churches and laundromats, the indie quartet last visited Australian shores in 2013 for Splendour In The Grass.

Broods Release New Album ‘Evergreen’

It has been less that two weeks since dropping their debut album Evergreen, but New Zealand brother-sister duo Broods are already climbing the music charts.

Released on August 22 through Capitol Records, Evergreen is the follow-up to the sibling’s self-titled EP. Currently sitting at No.5 on the ARIA Albums Chart, just below the Guardians Of The Galaxy: Awesome Mix Vol. 1, Broods’ latest release is reminiscent of London Grammar – dark, dance-y beats and ethereal vocals.

Andrew De Silva Releases New EP ‘Now That I Believe’

Melbourne singer-songwriter Andrew De Silva has released his new six-track EP, Now That I Believe. Best known for his inclusion in the Australian R&B group CDB, Silva rose to prominence after winning the 2012 edition of Australia’s Got Talent.

Overcoming physical obstacles life threw his way, from cancer to a serious stutter, the release marks Silva’s first musical effort as an independent artist. Now That I Believe includes six inspiring tracks that touch on Silva’s faith; a topic that he holds particularly close to his heart.

Interview: 360 Talks New Album ‘Utopia’ & Upcoming National Tour

Utopia by definition is an ideal place or state. So, as the title of 360’s third album, the name seems fitting. He crashed and burned after 2011’s double-platinum Falling & Flying, which ended with the Melbourne rapper spending three weeks in rehab late last year. However, like the phoenix, 360 rose from the ashes, releasing his epic follow-up, Utopia, earlier this year, and announcing the biggest national tour of his career this September.

Review: Hanson At The Enmore Theatre

It’s 1997, and my two sisters and I are watching TV Hits, when three brothers with lustrous locks and angelic voices appear on my television screen. It’s Hanson, and they are singing what will soon be an iconic pop hit of the ‘90s, ‘MMMBop’. We rush into our local Sanity music store and buy their album, Middle Of Nowhere, playing tracks like ‘Where’s The Love’ and ‘Thinking Of You’ religiously on our Discmans, while we argue over which brother (Issac, Taylor or Zac) we will marry…

Foo Fighters Release New Album ‘Sonic Highways’

Foo Fighters have revealed the official release date, artwork and tracklist for their highly-anticipated eighth album, Sonic Highways.

A follow-up to 2011’s Wasting Light, the eight-track album is set for release worldwide on November 10, with pre-order available now.

Dillon Francis – New Album ‘Money Sucks, Friends Rule’

EDM star and Diplo associate, Dillon Francis has announced his debut full-length studio album Money Sucks, Friends Rule is set to drop later this year.

Imogen Heap To Release New Album ‘Sparks’

Imogen Heap… If the name doesn’t ring a bell, then perhaps you remember her 2005 hit ‘Hide And Seek’, a song that became synonymous with the season two finale of The OC where Marissa shot Trey.

This year marks five years since the release of her last album, Ellipse. However, fans of the British singer-songwriter are in for a treat, because it has been revealed that Imogen Heap will release her new album, Sparks exclusively to Australian fans on iTunes this Friday September 5, ahead of a wider release of the album next month.

Nicki Minaj To Possibly Release ‘The Pink Print’ In November

Word on the street is that Nicki Minaj will drop her forthcoming album The Pink Print this November.

According to Billboard, the album is set for release on November 28. Although the tracklist for the album is yet to be confirmed, the ‘Super Bass’ rapper has recently given fans a taste of the album’s flavour, unveiling her catchy Dr Luke produced track ‘Pills N Potions’ and ‘80s-sounding ‘Anaconda’.

Tom Jones And Ed Sheeran To Perform At The 2014 AFL Grand Final

The AFL has unveiled that Welsh crooner Tom Jones and British hit-maker Ed Sheeran will kick off this year’s grand final game at the MCG.

Despite being Aussie football’s day of days, the AFL has decided to look abroad for this year’s musical entertainment. They will also stick to the pre-game performance slot, to avoid an awkward repeat of Meatloaf’s cringe-worthy half-time performance three years ago.

Coldplay Working On New Album And Possible Rihanna Collaboration

They may have only released their sixth studio album in May, however Coldplay front-man Chris Martin has confirmed that album number seven is already in the works, with plans to collaborate with Rihanna.

Taylor Swift To Reveal New Album Details Via Yahoo Live Stream

Country pop diva Taylor Swift has confirmed that she will hold a Yahoo global web chat early Tuesday (August 19) to “announce some exciting news.”

Although the ‘22’ singer’s lips are currently sealed, we’ll take a stab in the dark and assume that she’s planning to reveal details of her highly anticipated fifth album. As Swift’s previous album Red was released late October two years ago, and she has unleashed a new album every two years since…

Slipknot “Definitely” Returning To Tour Australia In 2015

Masked metal giants Slipknot has revealed plans for a world tour that will “definitely” include Australia, early next year.

Frontman, Corey Taylor said that the band is aiming for an October release for their as-yet-untitled fifth album, of which fans got an appetizer recently in the form of new track, ‘The Negative One’.

Rachel Costanzo Unveils New Single ‘Starlight’ & Announces Debut Self-Titled EP

Young Aussie up-and-comer, Rachel Costanzo has unveiled her first single ‘Starlight’, from her debut self-titled EP.

Starlight’ is a fresh, poppy number from the young singer, and with lyrics like “Every time I close my eyes, we’re running out into the night, We’re gonna leave it all behind, Escaping in the starlight” it’ll be sure to have listeners moving and grooving in no time. Rachel’s impressive vocal range and delivery also brings a youthful and energetic feel to the infectious pop track.

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