The first time Jay tried to write a song about his time in America it ended up being “too sappy” so he scrapped it and wrote “Fuck You Nashville” instead. His second attempt, “The Great American Novel” manages to find some ground in between those two extremes. “It’s my love letter to America,” Jay explains.
Check out his video for the single, taken off his upcoming album “Rolling Up the Hill” which is out December 1st on Xtra Mile Recordings.
And if you live in America be sure to catch Jay as he tours the US with Skinny Lister and Frank Turner.
What can we say about this song…other than the fact that we’ve had it on repeat for the last week! Check out the quirky video for Skinny Lister’s latest single, “What Can I Say” taken from their album, Down on Deptford Broadway. The album is out now on Xtra Mile Recordings.
If you live in the UK the band is currently out on tour supporting the new album and you can get tickets over on the band’s website.
Mumford & Sons have already released two songs from their upcoming album Wilder Mind but it seems like the band are so excited about their new music that they had to release one more. The band have released a live video for the song “Snake Eyes” which features Tom Hobden, formerly of Noah and the Whale, on violin.
Wilder Mind will be released on May 4, 2015 and is currently available for pre-order through the band’s website. The band has also announced a series of Stopover Shows as well as shows in the US and Canada.
Ever wonder what a jellied eel eating contest would like? Check out Skinny Lister’s video for their new song “Cathy” where the band battles it out to see who can eat the most of the traditional English dish.
If you’re as excited as we are for the band’s new album you can pre-order it now from Xtra Mile!
Our favorite indie rock band from Australia are back with a new single. Check out “Run” taken from the band’s upcoming second album.
Welsh singer Marina and the Diamonds released the title track from her upcoming album “Froot” last week. Froot will be the third album from the singer, whose previous album Electra Heart which debuted at number one on the British music charts.
Our friends in The Box Tiger have been working on some new music and two weeks ago they posted a teaser for their newest single “Fire Walk With Me” over on their facebook page. It’s just a short fifteen second clip but fans will be excited to learn the full track will be released sometime in Novemeber – with a short tour to celebrate it’s release.
Until then the band is playing just two more shows in October. You can catch them on October 30th in Portsmouth, NH and in their hometown of Portland on the 31st. Check out their facebook page for more details.