Art Alexakis, frontman and songwriter of ’90s pop-rockers Everclear, has announced a new album called Sun Songs, his first record released outside the banner of his longtime band. It’s out October 11. Alexakis has also announced a tour of U.S., U.K. and Ireland tour dates in support of the album.
*Arcade Fire have dropped the video for “Everything Now,” which was released this week. They’ve also just announced a tour. Everything Now is out July 28. It was produced by Arcade Fire, Daft Punk’s Thomas Bangalter, and Pulp’s Steve Mackey. *Chicago’s Riot Fest has announced their full lineup. In addition to