Frances Quinlan releases new single and adds new dates to 2020 tour

By Jack Knudson, Contributor [Photo courtesy of Julia Khorosilov] Frances Quinlan, lead singer of indie rock band Hop Along, unveiled a new song titled “Now That I’m Back” on Tuesday, November 19. The newly shared single is the second song, following “Rare Thing,” to be revealed as a part of her upcoming solo album Likewise, which…

Sharon Van Etten announces spring 2020 tour

By Kwase Lane, Staff Writer [Photo courtesy of Ryan Pfluger/Pitch Perfect PR] According to an article in Pitchfork, Sharon Van Etten has announced the dates for her 2020 tour in support of her album Remind Me Tomorrow. The tour will begin on April 17, 2020, in Baltimore and will see its conclusion on April 28…

Grimes releases new song and details new album

By Micah Organ, Contributor [Photo courtesy of Phillip Nguyen/Wikimedia Commons] Musician and producer Grimes released a new song, called “So Heavy I Fell Through the Earth,” on Friday, November 15. The singer also announced details regarding her forthcoming album, Miss Anthropocene, which is due out on February 21, 2020, via independent record label 4AD.  Read…

Run For Cover Records signs indie rock group glass beach

By Jonah Krueger, Contributor [Photo courtesy of Run For Cover Records/glass beach] Independent label Run For Cover Records revealed their newest signing, inventive indie-rock group glass beach, on Thursday, November 14. In addition to the signing, Run For Cover announced a string of merchandise and official distribution of glass beach’s the first glass beach album. Read more:…

Indiana indie-pop band Hoops reunites

By Lauren Patterson, Contributor [Photo courtesy of James Lacroix] Indie-pop band and Indiana natives Hoops are back with new single, “They Say,” which was released on Tuesday, November 12. The single marks the band’s first musical release since their debut album, Routines, in 2017.  Read more: Atmosphere release new song, announce upcoming tour “Hoops’ groovy…

Atmosphere release new song, announce upcoming tour

By Micah Organ, Contributor [Photo courtesy of Dan Monick] Hip hop duo Atmosphere released their latest single, “Bde Maka Ska,” on November 8 via Rhymesayers Entertainment. With the release of this song comes the announcement of their upcoming North Ameican tour, The Wherever Tour.  Read more: Lucy Dacus releases new track titled “Fool’s Gold” “Bde…

Lucy Dacus releases new track titled “Fool’s Gold”

By Jonah Krueger, Contributor [Photo courtesy of Matador Records] Indie star Lucy Dacus, who has released a number of holiday-themed songs throughout the year, shared her latest track, “Fool’s Gold,” on Thursday, November 7. The song, keeping with the theme, derives inspiration from New Year’s Eve and will appear on an upcoming EP, Stereogum reported. Read…

The Cordial Sins release new EP In Memory

By Lauren Patterson, Contributor [Photo courtesy of Valerie Silvestri/The Cordial Sins] Following the release of their latest singles “Cruel” and “You Are A Weight,” Columbus band The Cordial Sins are back with their In Memory EP, which was released on October 25 on Diversion Records. Read more: Columbus natives The Cordial Sins release new single…

Joan Shelley to perform at Stuart’s Opera House on November 7

By Andrew Breazeale, Staff Writer [Photo courtesy of Joan Shelley/Stuart’s Opera House] Stuart’s Opera House, in Nelsonville, Ohio, will host a backstage evening with folk artist Joan Shelley on Thursday, November 7.  Read more: What’s Going On: November 2019 The event is general admission and will provide seats on stage with the artist for an…

My Chemical Romance announces surprise reunion show

By Amy Szmik, Contributor [Photo courtesy of My Chemical Romance] After officially breaking up in 2013, My Chemical Romance announced on October 31 a surprise reunion show called Return, which is slated for Dec. 20, 2019, at the Shrine Expo Hall in Los Angeles. This will be the band’s first performance since 2012.  Read more:…

What’s Going On: November 2019

By Jessica Jones, Copy Editor  Who: The Rocky Horror Picture Show When: November 1 and 2, 10 p.m. Where: The Union Every year, Lost Flamingo Theatre Company does a shadow cast performance of The Rocky Horror Picture Show. This is a popular event that has people waiting in line hours before the show even starts,…

HAIM Release New Single “Now I’m In It”

By Lauren Patterson, Contributor [Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons] Indie rock band HAIM returned to the music scene on Thursday, October 31 with the release of a new single, “Now I’m in It.” Read more: Tiny Desk Competition Winner Quinn Christopherson performs at WXPN’s World Cafe To promote the single, HAIM took to Instagram to share a…