One of the most hyped bands of 2010 — Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti — have expanded their already Canada heavy tour to include even more dates. They’re touring with The Flaming Lips as well as Os Mutantes, are they playing in your town?
In more Jack White related news, details on the new Wanda Jackson record he produced have been released. Third Man/Nonesuch will release The Party Ain’t Over on January 25.
Jackson recorded the album with a backing band that includes White, White’s wife Karen Elson, the Raconteurs’ Jack Lawrence and Patrick Keeler, Patti Smith’s son/Meg White’s husband Jackson Smith, and My Morning Jacket’s Carl Broemel. The tracklist consists of covers that White picked out, including a take on Amy Winehouse’s “You Know I’m No Good” that Third Man has already released as a single.
Vancouver’s Japandroids have been releasing a lot of seven-inches lately as a part of an on-going series, and their latest single Heavenward Grand Prix is streaming below via. Pitchfork.