March 20, 2014
Daily Round-Up For March 20, 2014
Hello one and all! Welcome to the Daily Round-Up, redOrbit’s one and only assortment of all the latest, greatest, and most awesome music news of the day. Let’s get right to the headlines.
The Hold Steady have made their upcoming new record Teeth Dreams available to stream on iTunes. Be sure to check this out – apparently the album is great. The link is back at Stereogum.
Tokyo Police Club have also made their new record available to stream, this time over at The New York Times. You check out the advance stream of Forcefield back at The Line of Best Fit.
Coldplay’s lead singer Chris Martin has signed on to become a mentor of the US version of The Voice. Martin will appear on a few episodes, giving guidance to the contestants and their celebrity coaches. Check out the full story back at The Line of Best Fit.
Ty Dolla $ign has announced a new set of tour dates for his Beach House tour. Check out the full list of dates back at 2dopeboyz.
Foster The People stopped by The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon this week to promote their new record Supermodel. They closed the show with a performance of their new song Coming of Age. You can check out the video from their performance back at Consequence of Sound.
Trusted insider reports are claiming that this year’s Lollapalooza Festival will feature headlining spots from Eminem, Skrillex, Kings of Leon, and Arctic Monkeys. A full announcement is expected soon. Check out the full story and some additional speculation back at Consequence of Sound.
Eminem and Rihanna are embarking on a tour together, in what is being called The Monster Tour 2014. These dates also happen to make it possible for the pair to appear at Lollapalooza this year. Check out the full list of dates back at Consequence of Sound.
Saturday Night Live has announced the line-ups for its next three live shows. Alongside hosts Louis C.K., Anna Kendrick, and Seth Rogen, the musical guests will be Sam Smith, Pharrell, and Ed Sheeran. Be sure to watch these shows when they premiere, and check out the whole story back at Stereogum.
I’ll leave you with a bit of fun. For those of you in the midst of a tough week, you are not alone. Also, check out these Lego versions of famous bands, courtesy of Stereogum. Have a good Thursday.
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