June 22, 2012


News Notes: The Shins Recruit Washed Out for Fall Tour & More

Kristy Sparow
Kristy Sparow

Washed Out Is Touring with The Shins
Washed Out, the original chillwave project headed by Ernest Greene, is going on tour with The Shins in September & October on the West Coast. [Glide]

Scott Walker Readying New Material
The legendary songwriter's first new song since 2006 was played at a label party, and it was as incredible as it was expected to be. [Pitchfork]

Mr. eXquire Announces New EP
It's called Huzzah, after his best song, and it drops July 3. eXqo's full-length comes in September, and that's called Power & Passion. [HHDX]

Jessica Sanchez Will Join Glee
The American Idol runner-up will join the cast of Glee for a multi-episode arc. [The Hollywood Reporter]