Monday, February 04, 2013

Watch: OMD Unveil New Video For "Atomic Ranch"

OMD have unveiled the brand new video for "Atomic Ranch", taken from their forthcoming new album 'English Electric' out on April 8th. 

The video shows the British new wave pioneers taking a scenic drive through a futuristic utopia and is the second of three animations (the first video, "Decimal" debuted earlier in January and is posted here) by Henning M. Lederer, which will be available on the bonus DVD of English Electric.  

Watch it below.

Vampire Weekend Reveal Details Of New Album 'Modern Vampires of the City'

Vampire Weekend have confirmed that the title for their forthcoming new album is 'Modern Vampires of the City', and comes out on May 6 (UK) / May 7 (US) via XL Recordings. 

The follow-up to the band's 2011 LP Contra, was revealed in the "Notices & Lost and Found" section of today's New York Times classified ads. The advertisement shows the message “Modern Vampires of the City, May 7, 2013.” 

The band have also revealed the artwork and tracklist of Modern Vampires Of The City. In addition to the album details, Vampire Weekend has also set dates for an upcoming tour. Check all the details below.


Tracklist:
01. Obvious Bicycle
02. Unbelievers
03. Step
04. Diane Young
05. Don’t Lie
06. Hannah Hunt
07. Everlasting Arms
08. Finger Back
09. Worship You
10. Ya Hey
11. Hudson
12. Young Lion

Tour full dates are:

MARCH
13-16 SXSW

APRIL
12 Las Vegas, NV The Cosmopolitan
14 Coachella
16 Davis, CA Freeborn Hall at UC Davis
17 Oakland, CA Fox Theater
21 Coachella

MAY
8 London The Troxy
10 Paris Casino de Paris
15 Boston, MA Agganis Arena
16 Toronto, ON Sony Centre
17 Detroit, MI The Fillmore Detroit
19 Kansas City, MO Midland Theater
20 Denver, CO Red Rocks Amphitheatre
21 Salt Lake City, UT Red Butte Garden Amphitheatre
23 Portland, OR Keller Auditorium

Watch: Swim Deep Share Video For "The Sea"

Swim Deep have unveiled the video for their new single 'The Sea', out on 4th March through RCA Victor/ Chess Club. The song is part of our regular rotation www.koolrockradio.com.

The video was directed by Dan Brereton. Watch it below.


 You can pre order 'The Sea' 7inch right now via iTunes.