Daily Round-Up For November 1, 2013
Hello music lovers, and Happy November! Welcome to the Daily Round-Up, redOrbit’s one and only destination for all of the latest, greatest, and most awesome music news of the day. Let’s get to the headlines.
Kanye West has been forced to postpone his ambitious Yeezus tour due to a few major technical mishaps. Dates in Vancouver, Denver, and Minneapolis have been postponed, with more cancellations expected to come. You can read the whole story back at The Line of Best Fit.
Laura Marling stopped by NPR’s World Café series to perform a few songs and say a few words. If you’re a fan, you might get a kick out of hearing her episode. You can listen back at NPR Music.
NPR also released a segment this week with R&B singer John Legend. You can listen to the musician answer questions on a wide variety of topics, including marriage, music, and the genius of Kanye West, back at NPR Music.
A$AP Rocky released a crazy new video for his track Angels, which was originally a bonus track on his breakout record LongLiveA$AP. You can check out the video for yourself back at 2dopeboyz.
Eminem is set to be the musical guest this week on Saturday Night Live, alongside host Kerry Washington. The two put out a couple of entertaining promo spots, and if you’re in the mood for a laugh, they can be found at 2dopeboyz. That same website also has the link to Eminem’s eye-catching new cover of Billboard Magazine. Check it out, and look for the issue when it hits shelves later this month.
Yuck have finally let loose with a set of 2014 tour dates in support of their new record Glow and Behold. You can see the full list of their country-spanning trip back at Consequence of Sound.
MGMT might have gotten a mixed reaction from their psychedelic new self-titled record, but they haven’t slowed down their output one bit. This week they released the new music video for their track Alien Days. You can see it for yourself back at Stereogum.
Lastly, We All Want Someone To Shout For has put out a fresh group of write-ups from their incredible experience at the 2013 Mountain Oasis Festival. If you want to see pictures and read write-ups about concerts for Pretty Lights, Nine Inch Nails, Animal Collective, Darkside, Disclosure and many more, just head back to their site.
And that is all the news we have for today folks! Hope you have a great day! You can check out my other articles here. Have questions, comments, suggestions, or love? Or do you have an opinion on any of the music featured in today’s Round-Up? I’m dying to hear from you! As always, you can contact me through my email, or through Twitter @RobinCopple1. If you would like, I can include your message in a future edition of the Round-Up!
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