Wednesday's Music Roundup

100312-national-main.jpg
THE NATIONAL
WRITTEN BY
SPIN Staff

[Updated: 5:53 P.M.]

NEWS:

    It's Official: New EMINEM Album Out in June!
    After denying reports of Relapse 2's existence, Em unveils his seventh album, Recovery. [Pitchfork]
    PUBLIC IMAGE LTD: First Gig in 18 Years
    Sex Pistol John Lydon revives his other band in L.A. Does PiL still have that punk spunk? Find out here! [SPIN]
    MARK RONSON: 'Expect New AMY WINEHOUSE Songs Soon'
    The duo are working on the follow-up to Winehouse's multi-million selling release Back To Black. [Gigwise]
    OUTKAST "Brewing" New Album
    Atlanta duo are working on their first release in four years, but Big Boi is mum: "It's top secret information." [NME]
    RACONTEURS Plan Record Store Day Gig
    Brendan Benson, Patrick Keeler, and "some friends" will perform as "The Racontwoers" at Third Man Records' Nashville HQ.[Third Man Records]

MP3s & VIDEOS:

    WATCH: LCD SOUNDSYSTEM's Entire New Album
    In response to its leak, James Murphy streams This Is Happening before its official May release. [SPIN]
    WATCH: THEM CROOKED VULTURES Rock 'Kimmel'
    The supergroup play "New Fang," off their 2009 self-titled debut. [YouTube]
    WATCH: BON IVER Covers TOM PETTY
    Justin Vernon and a small chamber band perform a somber cover of "Crawling Back To You."[YouTube]
    WATCH: CONAN O'BRIEN Covers RADIOHEAD
    Newly minted TBS employee reimagines the English band's first single, "Creep." [Youtube]
    WATCH: Adorable Lo-Fi Princess BEST COAST
    L.A.'s up-and-coming Bethany Cosentino goes on a date with a total clown in her new video! [SPIN]
    WATCH: JANELLE MONAE Releases Trailer for Conceptual New Album
    The Atlanta funk crooner gets futuristic in this clip for her upcoming release, The ArchAndroid. [YouTube]
    WATCH: FLAMING LIPS Trippy New Video
    WTF? In the band's clip for "Powerfless," a monkey watches a girl, bound and gagged, as she tries to escape. [Pitchfork]
    WATCH: THE SPECIALS Play First U.S. Gig in 30 Years
    Brit ska band return on Fallon with their classic jam "Little Bitch." [Late Night With Jimmy Fallon]
    LISTEN: New BAND OF HORSES Song
    Rootsy rockers reveal "Laredo," second track from next month's Infinite Arms. Hear it now! [SPIN]
    DOWNLOAD: New NATIONAL Track Featuring SUFJAN STEVENS
    Brooklynites team up for "Afraid of Everyone," off the Nationals' May 11 release High Violet.[Stereogum]

00:00 00:00 No Song Selected More info
00:00 00:00
placeholder
Now Playing
  • 1 Stardeath and White Dwarfs — Luminous Veil " 04:40
  • 2 Tuatara — Snakecharmer " 02:56
  • 3 Sleep — The Clarity " 09:51
  • 4 The Weeknd — King Of The Fall " 05:02
  • 5 Unicorns — Rocketship " 02:50
  • 6 Valentino Khan — Make Some Noise " 03:43
  • 7 Christopher Denny — Watch Me Shine " 04:28

SPIN is a member of SPIN Music Group, a division of BUZZMEDIA