The Shins have announced an early 2017 Tour and more importantly for us East Coast fans, they’ve also shared news of their first album in 5 years. The long-awaited new release, Heartworms is set to hit the streets on March 10th. It’s the alt-rocker’ first release since 2012’s Port of Morrow, one of the Rara’s Farm 2012 Albums of the Year.
Feeling That Way – Journey
As you have hopefully noticed, we’ve started a feature in 2017, featuring a song of the day, every day of the year. All of the songs will be killer new music with the exception of Thursdays, where we dig deep into our vinyl collections for an under-appreciated classic. Continue reading Feeling That Way – TBT SOTD
RHCP Tour Kicks Off – Getaway Tour
Red Hot Chili Peppers hit the road tonight in San Antonio as they kick-off an ambitious North American Tour in support of their 2106 smash album The Getaway. The tour sees them criss-cross the country for five months including four April dates in the shadows of Raras Farm’s Florida outpost. See full details below.
Nominee “Retrospect” – Poignant new Rock
Led by former members of I Call Fives and Thieves, Nominee is on the cusp of releasing their debut EP, Drag Me Out on January 26th. From the sounds of their brand new single “Retrospect,” the album is going to be worthy of our attention.
Win Joe Marcinek Band Tickets
The super-talented Joe Marcinek band is bringing their distinctive fusion of funk and jazz to The Social in Orlando on Thursday night, January 5th and we have your tickets.
New music from Adelitas Way: “Tell Me”
Out first Song of the Day for 2016 comes to us from Adelitas Way. These Las Vegas rockers have been around for a decade and they continue to deliver addictive sweet rock ‘n roll with a sweet edge. Their new single “Tell Me” is another in a long line of excellent singles that characterize the band’s impressive decade of rocking.
New Def Leppard Video – “We Belong”
We’ll keep this one short and sweet. Def Leppard continues to put out new rock ‘n roll that matters. Their newer music is comfortably reminiscent, but with a fresh feel. They are buoyed by the fact that in this their fourth decade of rock, they are still touring and playing with virtually the original lineup.
New Metallica Videos Released in Advance of Hardwired… To Self Destruct
Metallica offered up a fantastic surprise to their faithful this afternoon. The legendary rockers announced that 13 new Metallica videos will be released in the next twenty-four hours. That represents one for each track off of the soon to be released Hardwired… To Self Destruct. Three videos have already hit the streets, but the remaining ten tracks roll out to their fans every two hours.