Wallows release debut album, news recap
[Photo via Wallows/Alexis Jade Gross]

PUP released two new tracks—plus, don’t miss a new cover from the Evening featuring Luke Holland. Check out the news you might have missed today below!

1. Ashlee Simpson and Evan Ross release new single


Ashlee Simpson and Evan Ross released their newest single, “Phases.” “‘Phases’ is one of our favorite songs,” they explain. “It’s about the journey that life can take us on and how we all go through these different changes.” The track is a follow-up to their self-titled debut EP and can be downloaded and streamed here.

Read more: Vans honor David Bowie with limited edition sneaker collection
2. Free Throw debut new music video


Free Throw released a new music video for “Today Is Especially Delicious,” taken off their upcoming album, What’s Past Is Prologue. “‘Today Is Especially Delicious’ is a song that represents a turning point in the overall story of the album and also in my life,” vocalist Cory Castro says. “Though a fun and catchy song, it represents a time when I was realizing the consequences that my lifestyle was taking on my everyday life and mental health.”  The album is available for preorder here. The band are heading out on tour later this month and will be joining Seaway on tour this April. Tickets are available here, and you can check out the dates below.

Dates:
03/27 – Raleigh, NC @ Kings
03/28 – Richmond, VA @ Richmond Music Hall
03/29 – Amityville, NY @ Revolution
03/30 – Hamden, CT @ Space Ballroom
03/31 – Providence, RI @ The Met
04/02 – Portland, ME @ Port City Music Hall
04/03 – Burlington, VT @ Higher Ground
04/04 – Portsmouth, NH @ The Press Room
04/05 – Montreal, QC @ Bar Le Ritz PDB
04/06 – Ottawa, ON @ The 27 Club
04/07 – London, ON @ Rumrunner’s
04/08 – Buffalo, NY @ Mohawk Place
04/10 – Newport, KY @ The Southgate House Revival
04/11 – St Louis, MO @ Old Rock House
04/12 – Bloomington, IL @ The Castle Theatre
04/13 – Iowa City, IA @ Blue Moose
04/18 – Rochester, NY @ Montage Music Hall
04/19 – Poughkeepsie, NY @ The Loft
04/20 – Hartford, CT @ Webster Underground
04/21 – Worcester, MA @ The Palladium
04/23 – Brooklyn, NY @ Brooklyn Bazaar
04/24 – Lancaster, PA @ Chameleon Club
04/26 – Virginia Beach, VA @ The Bunker
04/27 – Charlotte, NC @ Amos’ Southend
04/28 – West Columbia, SC @ New Brookland Tavern
04/30 – Jacksonville, FL @ 19004 Music Hall
05/01 – Nashville, TN @ Exit / In
05/02 – Columbus, OH @ Ace of Cups
05/03 – Milwaukee, WI @ The Back Room at Colectivo Coffee
05/04 – Bloomington, IL @ Nightshop
05/05 – Chicago, IL @ Subterranean
05/06 – Burnsville, MN @ The Garage
05/08 – Grand Rapids, MI @ The Stache
05/09 – Indianapolis, IN @ Hoosier Dome
05/10 – Toledo, OH @ Frankies
05/11 – Lakewood, OH @ Mahall’s

3. Wind Walkers release Kingdom Hearts 3 cover song


Wind Walkers released a cover of Kingdom Hearts 3’s theme song, “Face My Fears.” The track was originally performed by Hikaru Utada and Skrillex and follows up on the band’s last cover, “Without Me” by Halsey.  “It’s a different sound when compared to the music we’ve recorded in the past,” vocalist Corey Prokowiew says. “We’re all about trying something new and something out of our own comfort zone.” The track is available to download and stream here.

4. PUP release two new songs

 

PUP released two new tracks off their upcoming record, Morbid Stuff. “Sibling Rivalry” and “Scorpion Hill” can be streamed on YouTube here. The LP will be available April 5 and can be preordered here. The band will also head out on a spring tour, and tickets are available now. Check out the dates below.

Dates:
03/26 – Calgary, AB @ Commonwealth
03/27 – Edmonton, AB @ Starlite
03/29 – Vancouver, BC @ Wise Hall
04/03 – London, ON @ Rum Runners
04/09 – Bristol, UK @ The Fleece &
04/10 – London, UK @ The Garage &
04/11 – Leeds, UK @ Community Room at Brudenell Social Club &
04/12 – Glasgow, UK @ Cathouse &
04/14 – Paris, FR @ La Boule Noire &
04/15 – Dunkirk, FR @ Les 4Ecluses &
04/16 – Brussels, BE @ AB Club &
04/18 – Berlin, DE @ Cassiopeia &
04/19 – Hamburg, DE @ Hafenklang &
04/20 – Cologne, DE @ MTC Club &
04/21 – Amsterdam, NE @ Upstairs @ Paradiso &
04/25 – Boston, MA @ Royale # ^
04/26 – Brooklyn, NY @ Brooklyn Steel ^
04/29 – Philly, PA @ Union Transfer # ^
04/30 – Pittsburgh, PA @ REX Theater ^
05/01 – Cleveland, OH @ Beachland Ballroom ^
05/03 – Pontiac, MI @ Crofoot Ballroom ^
05/04 – Chicago, IL @ Metro ^
05/05 – Minneapolis, MN @ Fine Line Music Cafe ^
05/06 – Lawrence, KS @ Granada Theater
05/08 – Dallas, TX @ Trees ^
05/09 – Austin, TX @ The Mohawk ^
05/10 – Houston, TX @ Rockefeller’s ^
05/11 – New Orleans, LA @ One Eyed Jacks ^
05/13 – Atlanta, GA @ Terminal West ^
05/14 – Carrboro, NC @ Cat’s Cradle ^
05/15 – Asheville, NC @ The Grey Eagle ^
05/17 – Washington, DC @ The Black Cat ^
06/07 – Toronto, ON @ Danforth Music Hall # ^
06/19 – San Diego, CA @ The Irenic ^
06/20 – Los Angeles, CA @ Teragram Ballroom ^
06/21 – Los Angeles, CA @ Teragram Ballroom ^
06/22 – San Francisco, CA @ The Fillmore ^
06/24 – Portland, OR @ Doug Fir Lounge ^
06/25 – Seattle, WA @ The Showbox ^
06/27 – Boise, ID @ The Olympic ^
06/28 – Salt Lake City, UT @ In The Venue ^
06/29 – Englewood, CO @ Gothic Theatre ^
07/01 – Santa Fe, NM @ Meow Wolf ^
07/02 – Phoenix, AZ @ Valley Bar ^
07/03 – Santa Ana, CA @ Constellation Room ^
# with Diet Cig
^ with Ratboys
& with Milk Teeth

5. Cody Lovaas releases music video


Singer-songwriter Cody Lovaas released the first single, “Talk Slow” from his forthcoming EP, Honestly. The EP drops May 3, and you can check out the track here.

6. Parting Gift unveil new music video

Parting Gift released a new music video for “3:07 (Moonlight).” “This is the first cry for help, the plea to the enemy,” vocalist Zac Vernon says. “When one attempts to face their nemesis and ask it what it wants, only to realize it wants nothing but the suffering.” The track is featured on their new EP Ensom, out now via Fearless Records. The album is available to purchase here.

7. MARINA releases new single, music video


MARINA released her newest single, “Orange Trees,” along with an accompanying video. The track is taken off her forthcoming album LOVE + FEAR. LOVE will feature tracks that express a desire to enjoy life, while FEAR will address the singer’s insecurities. Preorders for the album are available here. She’ll embark on the Love And Fear tour next month, and tickets can be bought here. Check out the dates below.

Dates:
04/29 – Newcastle, UK @ Newcastle Academy
04/30 – Glasgow, UK @ Academy Glasgow
05/03 – London, UK @ Royal Albert Hall
05/07 – Bournemouth, UK @ Academy Bournemouth
05/09 – Birmingham, UK @ Birmingham Academy
05/10 – Manchester, UK @ Manchester Apollo
09/10 – Toronto, ON @ Rebel Toronto
09/11 – Montréal, QC @ MTelus Montréal
09/14 – Philadelphia, PA @ The Met Philadelphia
09/16 – New York City, NY @ Central Park Summerstage
09/18 – Washington DC @ The Anthem
09/20 – Nashville, TN @ Ryman Auditorium
09/21 – Atlanta, GA @ Coca–Cola Roxy
09/23 – Chicago, IL @ Aragon Ballroom
09/24 – Minneapolis, MN @ Orpheum Theatre
09/26 – Houston, TX @ Revention Music Center
09/27 – Dallas, TX @ The Bomb Factory
09/28 – Austin, TX @ Austin City Limits
10/01 – Salt Lake City, UT @ The Union Event Center
10/04 – Los Angeles, CA @ Greek Theatre
10/05 – San Francisco, CA @ The Masonic
10/07 – Portland, OR @ Arlene Schnitzer Hall
10/08 – Seattle, WA @ Paramount Theatre
10/09 – Vancouver, BC @ Orpheum Theatre

8. Wallows release “Scrawny” music video


Wallows prepare for a fight in their brand-new music video for “Scrawny.” The track is taken off their debut album, Nothing Happens, which was released today via Atlantic Records and is available for purchase here. “It feels great to finally be releasing our debut record,” the band says. “We’ve been playing together for the past 10 years, so it’s been a long time coming. Nothing Happens reflects on our experiences growing up together, our loss of innocence and the thoughts and fears that come with transitioning into adulthood.” They’ll embark on a headlining tour this summer in support of the new LP. Tickets can be found here. Check out the dates below.

Dates:
04/13 – Indio, CA @ Coachella
04/20 – Indio, CA @ Coachella
04/22 – Portland, OR @ Wonder Ballroom
04/23 – Vancouver, BC @ Venue Nightclub
04/24 – Seattle, WA @ Neumos
04/26 – San Francisco, CA @ The Fillmore
04/27 – San Francisco, CA @ The Fillmore
04/30 – Dallas, TX @ House of Blues Dallas
05/01 – Austin, TX @ Scoot Inn
05/02 – Houston, TX @ Warehouse Live
05/04 – Atlanta, GA @ Shaky Knees Festival
05/06 – Philadelphia, PA @ Union Transfer
05/07 – Washington, DC @ 9:30 Club
05/08 – New York, NY @ Irving Plaza
05/10 – Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club
05/11 – Clifton Park Center, NY @ Upstate Concert Hall
05/12 – Toronto, ON @ Danforth Music Hall
05/14 – Detroit, MI @ El Club
05/15 – Chicago, IL @ Metro
05/16 – Minneapolis, MN @ Fine Line Music Cafe
05/18 – Boulder, CO @ The Fox Theatre
05/19 – Santa Fe, NM @ Meow Wolf
05/20 – Phoenix, AZ @ Crescent Ballroom
05/23 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Fonda Theatre
05/24 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Fonda Theatre

8. The Evening debut new cover featuring Luke Holland


The Evening and Luke Holland are closing out the week with some sweet ’80s vibes with their cover of “Everybody Wants To Rule The World.” The track was originally performed by Tears For Fears. The group began as a studio project in 2018 started by producer/instrumentalist Taylor Larson and vocalist Kinnie Lane and has since become a full band. They’re currently working on new music.

 

See more: 10 surprising artists you won’t believe appeared on AP’s cover