We roundup the best music news from the past week!
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Yonaka return with new single ‘Seize the Power’
Brighton’s Yonaka released one of the albums of 2019 in ‘Don’t Wait ‘Til Tomorrow’. Anticipation has been high for their follow up release and now we have our first look at what’s to come.
This week the band unveiled the first single from their as yet untitled second album. That song is ‘Seize the Power’, and it certainly whets the appetite for more new music from Yonaka.
Listen to ‘Seize the Power’ on our Spotify Hot List
Weezer deliver ‘OK Human’
Americans Weezer have made good on their promises of new album ‘OK Human’. Only announced recently, the album arrived on Friday. We have, of course, already reviewed the album and it certainly doesn’t disappoint!
Read our ‘OK Human’ album review
Ricky Warwick previews new album ‘When Life Was Hard & Fast’
Ricky Warwick is gearing up for the release of his new solo album ‘When Life Was Hard & Fast’ on February 19th. This week Warwick released the video for the albums title track, which you can view above.
Pre-order your copy of the album here.
Listen to ‘When Life Was Hard & Fast’ on our Spotify Hot List
Paris Youth Foundation share new track ‘The Back Seat’
Another band releasing new music is Paris Youth Foundation. The band have this week shared their new single ‘The Back Seat’. You can stream the track here.
Listen to ‘The Back Seat’ on our Spotify Hot List
The Flaming Lips play two unique shows!
As you can see above, The Flaming Lips recently played two special shows. The band and their fans enjoyed the gigs from inside giant inflatable balls. Whilst we hope and pray that this is not the future of live music, they certainly do look fun!
The Black Heart needs your help!
Speaking about the future of live music, many of our beloved music venues are still in desperate need of support. If we want live music to return to our grassroots venues we need to help them now.
One such venue is the iconic Black Heart in Camden. The venue has made an urgent appeal to raise funds in order to ensure its survival.
You can donate to the crowdfunder here.
Read our blog – ‘Why We Need To #SaveOurVenues’
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