The Menzingers Rented WorldStream The Menzingers’ new album, Rented World, a week early

Playing at Union Transfer on May 31.

Made in AmericaMade in America returning to Philly, expanding to Los Angeles for Labor Day Weekend

Lineup is coming soon.

Cloud Cult at JBsTicket Giveaway: An Evening With… Cloud Cult @ Prince Music Theater

Win a pair of tickets to this Friday’s show.

PassengerPassenger announces international tour, shares new song & video

Playing at the Electric Factory in August.

the black keys turn blueThe Black Keys share new album’s title track, “Turn Blue”

New album due out May 13.

Childish GambinoVideo: Childish Gambino – “Sweatpants”

Performing at Dover’s FIrefly Music Festival in June in support of Because the Internet.

Creepoid Wet EPNew Music: Creepoid – “Truth”

Stream another song from the Philly band’s upcoming Record Store Day Wet EP.

We Are ScientistsPreview: We Are Scientists @ The Boot & Saddle

Matthew Shaver previews We Are Scientists two-night stand in South Philly with PAWS.

Jose James by Emily WinikerJosé James shares new song, “EveryLittleThing”

Kicking off While You Were Sleeping preview tour at World Cafe Live tomorrow.

Black Stars @ Broad St. Music Group Local Showcase, Milkboy, 4.10.14Recap: Broad Street Music’s local showcase @ Milkboy

Starring Black Stars, Ton-Taun, & more.

Lana Del ReyLana Del Rey shares new song, “West Coast”

Playing The Mann Center’s Skyline Stage on May 11 ahead of Ultraviolence.

disclosure-the-mechanismNew Music: Disclosure & Friend Within – “Mechanism”

Playing a sold out show at Union Transfer on June 6.

Ryan AdamsRamblings: Festival season approaching, Future Islands obsession, & more

The return of my now biweekly column of random commentary.

XPN Concert Calendar powered by TSFSecond Fleetwood Mac show, Justin Timberlake, Ryan Adams, Beck & more on sale soon

Your weekly roundup of ticket on-sales.

EelsNew Music: EELS – “Where I’m From”

Playing at the Keswick Theatre on May 30 in support of The Cautionary Tales of Mark Oliver Everett.