Quick Hits: FIB, Grinderman, Free Energy, Broughton's Rules, The Vaselines

posted August 12, 2010

  • FIB has confirmed dates for the 2011 edition. The 17th edition of the Festival will be held from the 14th to the 17th of July 2011, in Benicàssim's concert venue.
  • The John Hillcoat-directed video for Grinderman's forthcoming single "Heathen Child" is on YouTube now.
  • Join Free Energy as they perform live on Spin's rooftop Thursday, August 12th at 7:45PM EST.
  • Relapse Records has announced the signing of Pittsburgh, PA's Broughton's Rules. The band recently recorded their debut album "Bounty Hunter 1853" with noted recording engineer Al Sutton at his Rustbelt Studios in Royal Oak, MI. Preview tracks taken from "Bounty Hunter 1853" can heard online now via the band's MySpace page. The album will see a November 2010 release date with additional album details to be made available shortly.
  • The Vaselines are giving away the title track for their upcoming record "Sex with an X" accompanied by a video from Frances and Eugene that delves into the band's inspiration for the song.