1. Quasi "American Gong" Album Preview

    January 12, 2010 3:16 PM EST Quasi, "American Gong" (Kill Rock Stars) Release Date: February 23, 2010 Longtime followers of indie rock trio Quasi should expect more guitars and fewer keyboards on the Portland, Ore.-based band's eighth studio set, "American Gong," according to Quasi vocalist…

  2. Built To Spill Back With New Album

    January 13, 2006 12:00 AM EST Idaho-based rock act Built To Spill will return April 11 with its fourth Warner Bros. studio album, "You in Reverse." Idaho-based rock act Built To Spill will return April 11 with its fourth Warner Bros. studio album, "You in Reverse." As previously reported, this is the…

  3. Hot Product

    October 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Elliott Smith Fond Farewell Singer/songwriter Elliott Smith's final album, "From a Basement on the Hill," is released this week via Epitaph's Anti- imprint. Smith died from knife wounds last October; the material he had been working on was posthumously overseen by members…

  4. Final Elliott Smith Album Due In October

    July 15, 2004 12:00 AM EDT "From a Basement on the Hill" will be released Oct. 19 via Epitaph's Anti- imprint. Singer/songwriter Elliott Smith's final album , "From a Basement on the Hill," will be released Oct. 19 via Epitaph's Anti- imprint. Smith died from knife wounds last October…

  5. The Sword of God

    September 22, 2001 12:00 AM EDT The lo-fi rock duo of Sam Coomes and Janet Weiss turns in the loosest, most freewheeling album of its career on The Sword of God. The lo-fi rock duo of Sam Coomes and Janet Weiss turns in the loosest, most freewheeling album of its career on The Sword of God. While the band's signature…

  6. Built To Spill Discovers 'Ancient Melodies'

    July 13, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Built to Spill front man Doug Martsch is a simple guy. Asked if his band's third Warner Bros. studio set, "Ancient Melodies of the Future" (released on July 10), marks a shift away from previous work, Built to Spill front man Doug Martsch is a simple guy. Asked if his band'…