AUDIO: Raspberry Bulbs’ “Finger Bones”

Out this Saturday is new music by Raspberry Bulbs in the form of an album on the Blackest Ever Black label called Privacy. While their name may sound delicate and gentle, their music is the opposite of this, as you’ll hear in the song “Finger Bones”. If you ever wondered what a band would sound like mixing up punk and death metal influences, you’ll enjoy this. You can pre-order the album now by heading to Blackest Ever Black.

SOME STUFFS: Total Control prepare to get “Sweaty” for late spring tour

The band known as Total Control have released a video for the song “Sweaty”, the imagery of which is anything but sweaty. It’s cool and calm, but your mileage may vary.

Speaking of mileage, the group will be spending a good amount of time on the road beginning in May and heading through June, which includes a four night stay at Chaos In Tejas in Austin, Texas, They’ll also be joined along the way with Thee Oh Sees, Soft Moon, Ceremony, and others:

May 22… New York, NY (Mercury Lounge) –
May 23… Brooklyn, NY (285 Kent) ^
May 24… Philadelphia, PA (Johnny Brenda’s) %
May 25… Washington, D.C. (Black Cat) %
May 26… Richmond, VA (Strange Matter) %
May 27… Atlanta, GA (529) %
May 28… Memphis, TN (Murphy’s) %
May 29… Denton, TX (Rubber Gloves) %
May 30… Austin, TX (Chaos In Tejas)
May 31… Austin, TX (Chaos In Tejas)
June 1… Austin, TX (Chaos In Tejas)
June 2… Austin, TX (Chaos In Tejas)
June 4… Phoenix, AZ (The Rhythm Room) #
June 5… Anaheim, CA (Chain Reaction) #
June 6: Los Angeles, CA (Echoplex) #*
June 7: Santa Cruz, CA (The Catalyst Atrium) #*
June 8: San Francisco, CA (The Eagle) @

^ – w/ Crazy Spirit and Raspberry Bulbs
% – w/ UV Race
# – w/ Ceremony
* – w/ Soft Moon
@ – w/ Thee Oh Sees