Quick Hits: Cobra Skulls, MGMT, Papercuts, Monsters Of Folk, Jamaica

posted April 1, 2010

  • Cobra Skulls have signed to Fat Wreck Chords. The band are busy in 2010 as they will be on tour from March through June and already have upcoming shows with Dead To Me, Strike Anywhere, Flatliners, and some dates on Warped Tour.
  • Check out "Flash Delirium," the debut video from MGMT's sophomore album 'Congratulations.' The video was directed by Andreas Nilsson (Fever Ray, Goldfrapp, Depeche Mode) and lends a visual clue into the maelstrom and chaos of modern times.
  • Papercuts, aka Jason Quever, has signed to Sub Pop Records. The label has said they expect put out a new Papercuts release in the first part of 2011.
  • Check out "Dear God," the new video from Monsters of Folk. This is the second single off the critically-acclaimed self-titled record. The video was directed by Lauri Faggioni.
  • Rock duo Jamaica, formerly known as Poney Poney, have announced that their as of yet untitled first album will be produced by Xavier de Rosnay and Daft Punk sound Engineer Peter Franco. The band are offering a free download of their first single, "I Think I Like U 2."