Built to Spill release new song “Never Be The Same” from ‘Untethered Moon’

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Built to Spill at Irving Plaza, NYC

Built to Spill have released a new track from their upcoming eighth studio record, Untethered Moon. The track, “Never Be The Same,” is available for streaming and as an instant download –along with the previously released track “Living Zoo” – for pre-orders of Untethered Moon from Built to Spill’s Official Store, iTunes, and Amazon. So if you’re hankering for new BTS, pre-order now. The albums comes out on vinyl on Record Store Day, April 18th, and a very limited-edition number of LPs will be pressed on transparent blue vinyl and randomly distributed into the initial run of pressings. The CD and digital versions will be released on April 21st. Continue reading

Built to Spill, Death Cab for Cutie expand tours, playing Greek Theatre together

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Built to Spill at Irving Plaza, NYC

Built to Spill announced their eighth studio record, Untethered Moon, and tour just a few days ago, but a Bay Area show was conspicuously missing amid the half dozen other California shows. Likewise, Death Cab For Cutie also just announced the release date for their eighth record, Kintsugi, and embarked on a tour, with a noticeable Bay Area-sized hole in their schedule as well.

Now, the two veteran alt-rock bands are playing a few West Coast shows together, including a stop at the Greek Theatre in Berkeley on July 11th. Continue reading