Daily Round-Up For February 19, 2013
February 20, 2013

Daily Round-Up For February 19, 2013

Hey hey hey! Welcome to the Daily Round-Up, redOrbit’s exclusive collection of the greatest and most important news to surface in the wonderful world of music. All genres, all styles, and all ideas of music are celebrated in the Round-Up. Let’s get it started!

It seems that more news about festivals is coming out every day! This upcoming festival season is sure to be one of the most insane in recent years. Today we start off with the news that the English music festival Dot To Dot has released the first batch of its featured performers. Among those listed are Dry the River, Lucy Rose, Little Green Cars, Wave Machines, Wolf Alice, Bo Ningen, PINS, The 1975, and Chapel Club. You can check out the full list of scheduled performers as well as check out more information about the festival by following the link back to The Line of Best Fit.

Belle and Sebastian have announced a tour of North America that includes a bunch of festival dates. You can check out the full list and see if they’re coming to a town near you by following the link back to Consequence of Sound.

A new new track has debuted from Trent Reznor’s alternative rock outfit How To Destroy Angels. You can listen to “And the Sky Began to Scream” by following the link back to Stereogum.

A new track has also premiered from the electronic music production duo of Dyro and Bassjackers. You can listen to the new song, entitled “Grid” by following the link back to Oh So Fresh Music.

The Procussions have debuted a new track, entitled “Today.” This normally wouldn’t be ground-breaking news, but this track has the unique distinction of featuring one of the game’s most talented rappers, Shad. And, at least in my humble opinion, everything that Shad touches turns into gold. So I don’t have to tell you twice that it would be within your best interest to go and check out this new track. You can find it by following the link back to the center of hip-hop news, 2dopeboyz.

Trip-hop all stars Blue Sky Black Death have released a collection of instrumentals in the form of a beat tape called Euphoric. Blue Sky Black Death are known for their consistency and their continually high quality. And these beats have apparently been highly anticipated. So go listen! You can listen to Euphoric by following the link back to 2dopeboyz.

Bat For Lashes has backed up the acclaimed release of their newest LP last year by releasing the video for their track “Lillies.” You can check it out by following the link back to Consequence of Sound.

And that is all the news we have for today folks! Hope you have a great day!  Have questions, comments, suggestions, or love? As always, you can contact me through my email, or through Twitter @robincopple1. And check out my other articles here. If you like I can include your message in a future edition of the Round-Up!

Stay safe you guys! I love you all.

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