Quick Hits: Boris, Chikita Violenta, Movits!, MetalSucks.net, Brian Bonz

posted February 26, 2011

  • Boris have released "Hope," the first single from "Attention Please" -- one of two all-new full length Boris albums to be released on the same day via Sargent House this spring.
  • Chikita Violenta have premiered the first video off their US debut full-length "TRE3S" for the first single, "Roni." The band shot the video in the woods outside their hometown, Mexico City, featuring bassist Armando Ortigosa in some incredible make-up, looking like a creature straight out of "Pan's Labyrinth."
  • Swedish band Movits! are set to release their sophomore album on April 5th. The band have recently premiered the video for new track "Sammy Davis Jr."
  • MetalSucks.net have released NYC Sucks, volume 2 a free online compilation.
  • Brian Bonz and The Major Crimes will be supporting The Get Up Kids on tour now through March 13th. The new album "Triborough Odyssey" is available digitally through Triple Crown Records/Favorite Gentlemen Community and was produced by Tortoise/The Sea and Cake's John McEntire (Broken Social Scene).