We’ll start with what I was going to use as a fire tweet this morning, but forgot so here: Solange Knowles was just on SiriusXMU (the indie rock channel). Are the Illuminati guest hosting or something?
What the hell is going on with this clown business? Clowns. CLOWNS. CLOWNS! I don’t know, it’s apparently a thing.
Romance & Rebellion have a new video out for “Vanity Fair”. It’s the latest off the Los Angeles pop rockers’ self-titled debut EP, which TPS reviewed don’tcha know.
Chorus.fm tells us New Found Glory are back in the studio to work on the follow-up to 2014’s Resurrection. Mazel tov!
Over at Alternative Press it’s the new Toy Story shoe line from Vans. It looks like Pizza Planet might be among them, which you know *obligatory pop-punk pizza party reference because skate shoes*.
Also at AP, something something Bryan Stars apologizes something something.
Chart Attack has a cool look at POP Montreal, and how it manages to survive and thrive in a time where some think the Canadian festival bubble is bursting.
Silverstein want to know what your favourite recent release of theirs is. You only have a day to vote, so go vote. I wonder if there’s a reason they’re asking this hmmmmm???
Consequence of Sound has a stream of NOFX’s new album First Ditch Effort. It’s out on Friday, with the site calling it the band’s “most painful and party-ready album to date”. They’re also heading out on a North American tour that begins October 22nd in San Diego, California.
Finally, The Summer Rabbit have released their self-titled debut album. Remember when we talked to them, you know, a week ago? Check the release out on their Bandcamp.