Daily Round-Up For April 2, 2014
April 2, 2014

Daily Round-Up For April 2, 2014

Hello awesome readers! Welcome to the Daily Round-Up, redOrbit’s best assortment of all the latest and greatest music news of the day. April Fool’s Day or not, there was certainly a lot of awesome and very real news that broke this week. Let’s dive right in to the headlines.

Drake has released a new tune, entitled Draft Day, in which he apparently makes fond references to Johnny Manziel and Chance The Rapper. Be sure to check it out back at The Music Ninja.

Skrillex has released a music video for Ragga Bomb, the first single from his new record Recess. The video is, expectedly, quite insane. You can check out for yourself back at Dancing Astronaut.

Deadmau5 is facing a trademark investigation regarding his ubiquitous logo and its similarities to Disney’s beloved Mickey Mouse. More details are to come, but in the meantime check out the full story back at Dancing Astronaut.

Popular alternative country and folk singer Angel Olson stopped by NPR’s World Café this week to chat and play some tunes. You can listen to her whole appearance back at NPR Music.

Parquet Courts have announced a new album, entitled Sunbathing Animal. To help promote the announcement, they’ve already put the title track up for streaming online. Check it all out at Consequence of Sound.

Jack White has also announced a new album and streamed a new single. You can listen to High Ball Stepper, the first cut from the upcoming Lazaretto, back at Consequence of Sound.

Cloud Nothings have released a new music video for their single I’m Not Part Of Me, from their very well received latest record Here and Nowhere Else. You can check out all the slumber party fun back at Consequence of Sound.

Popular metal band Deafheaven have announced a slew of tour dates, hitting all sorts of locations and music festivals all throughout the summer. As they cross multiple countries and continents, they’re sure to come somewhere near your hometown. Be sure to check out the full list of dates back at Consequence of Sound.

Lovely news has broken from Radiohead’s Jonny Greenwood that the band will reconvene this summer. Hopefully new music can be expected after that. Check it all out back at Consequence of Sound.

Punk group Thee Oh Sees have let loose with a new song, entitled Drop. You can check it out for yourself back at Consequence of Sound.

And that is all the news we have for today folks! Hope you have a great day! You can check out my other articles here. Have questions, comments, suggestions, or love? Or do you have an opinion on any of the music featured in today’s Round-Up? I’m dying to hear from you! As always, you can contact me through my email, or through Twitter @RobinCopple1. If you would like, I can include your message in a future edition of the Round-Up!

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