Soul Asylum Announces New Album “Hurry Up And Wait” Out Next Month

Soul Asylum has announced a new album, Hurry Up And Wait, via Blue Élan Records. Pre-orders are live at the link below. The band had a huge tour booked with Local-H, including SXSW, but that is now remaining dates are likely canceled or postponed until the fall. You can follow the band on Facebook or their website for the up to the minute details about their tour dates. The current lineup of the band includes founder Dave Pirner– songwriter/vocals/guitar, Michael Bland-drums, Ryan Smith-lead guitar, and Wynston Roye-bass. Pirner also just released his first book, “Loud, Fast, Words”, out now via MNHS Publishing (Minnesota Historical Society). The book is a collection of lyrics and is also available for purchase. Continue reading

Motionless In White – Graveyard Shift

It’s fine. Some of us take a little longer to discover who we are and fully become ourselves. As human beings, some of us take until our thirties to become comfortable in our skin and find our niche. Others emerge from the chrysalis, butterfly wings flapping in full effect, but some of us need that time and space to explore and find what doesn’t work, before finding what does. So, it’s fine that it’s taken Motionless In White four albums to truly become who they were meant to be, because with Graveyard Shift, their first for new home Roadrunner Records, they have truly found their space to great effect. Continue reading