Small Reactions – Hung from Wire
Small Reactions is a post-punk four-piece band that is currently establishing themselves as a staple in the Atlanta indie music community. According to Creative Loafing Atlanta, “Hung from Wire, Small Reactions’ latest three-track offering, revels in a freedom found in top-down summer drives, basement shows where money doesn’t matter, and songs born underneath a sprawling and cloudless sky.” To get more information on this East Atlanta Village band, check out Small Reactions’ Bandcamp page.
Rise Against – The Black Market (Interscope)
Chicago-based foursome, Rise Against, drops their seventh studio album, The Black Market, today. The album has already earned some credibility thanks to the hit single “I don’t want to be here anymore,” which has received a decent amount of airtime on the alternative and rock radio stations across the country. Fans will have their chance to see the band LIVE when they play The Tabernacle on October 3rd. Order your copy of The Black Market from the Rise Against website.
Bleachers – Strange Desire (RCA)
Strange Desire is the debut album of the indie pop band, Bleachers. Bleachers is a side project of lead-singer and hit-maker Jack Antonoff, who is also the lead singer of the band Fun. The band was secret until February of this year when the group released the song “I Wanna Get Better.” Since the release of “I Wanna Get Better” the band has skyrocketed to fame and generated a lot of buzz about this album. Get your copy of the album, check out rad videos and check out the band’s tour schedule on the Bleacher’s website.
Morrissey – World Peace Is None of Your Business (Harvest/Capitol)
Legendary British artist Morrissey releases his tenth studio album today. Morrissey rose to fame in the 1980’s through his participation in the highly successful band, The Smiths. After The Smiths broke up in the late 1980’s, Morrissey set out on his own solo career. World Peace is None of Your Business is a 12 track album, however the deluxe edition features four additional songs. In addition to a new album, Morrissey is also working on his debut novel. For more information on this artist and where you can get this album, check out Morrissey’s website.
Jungle – Jungle (XL)
Jungle emerged last year out of the UK as a mysterious, retro-futuristic group accompanied by an unbelievable dance crew. Recently, the group has been busying themselves on the festival circuit, both near and afar, in Europe and around the United States. Their self-titled debut album features 12 new songs. The band will make a tour stop in Atlanta on September 27th at Terminal West. See more tour dates and purchase your copy of this debut album on Jungle’s website.
Reigning Sound – Shattered (Merge)
Reigning Sound is a five-piece band out of Memphis, Tennessee who formed in 2001. The band’s last album was released in 2009, however Shattered represents the group’s first album since signing to Merge Records. Reigning Sound will be gracing our fair city of Atlanta with their presence on July 15th at The EARL – Get your tickets here. Get all the details on the band and order your edition of Shattered on Reigning Sound’s website.
Little Daylight- Hello Memory (Capitol)
Formed in 2012, this synthy alternative-pop group has been climbing the fame ladder this summer with their hit “Overdose.” Little Daylight will be performing with Young Rising Sons at The Drunken Unicorn on August 9th- Don’t miss your opportunity to see these rising stars. Tickets are available via FreshTix and going fast, so get your tickets here before their gone. Check out Little Daylight’s website for the latest videos, blog posts and to order your copy of Hello Memory.