April 22nd will mark the return of Juno Award winner Meaghan Smith with the release of her new album, Have A Heart. Fans who pre-order the Have A Heart bundle on either vinyl or CD will recieve a Meaghan Smith t-shirt and an instant download of the album's first single, "Have A Heart" - not only that, but the first 200 pre-orders will receive an autographed CD booklet!
Meaghan has also released a video for the first single, of which Meaghan says, "To me it means to be brave – to feel things. You’ll only be a part of life if you take chances. Go for that thing that you really want. It’s terrifying, but that’s how to live.”Sample Skaters' "Manhattan" On Exclaim.ca
Manhattan, the debut album from New York City rockers Skaters, hits stores February 25th - but you don't have to wait to hear it. Find out why they've been dubbed the up and coming "punk rock gods" by sampling their new album on Exclaim.ca and catching them on tour.Stream Sean Paul's New Album, "Full Frequency", Exclusively On Deezer
Full Frequency is the upcoming sixth studio album by Grammy-winning dancehall and reggae artist Sean Paul. Available for pre-order and an exclusive advanced stream on Deezer, the album is scheduled for release on digital retailers on February 18, 2014, and comes preceded by the singles “Other Side of Love” and “Entertainment” with Juicy J and 2 Chainz. The album also boasts collaborations from artists such as Damian Marley, Iggy Azalea, and Nicki Minaj.
“I can’t wait for my fans to hear this album", says Paul. "Dancehall keeps evolving and influencing every genre of music and I made this album to reflect that. I also did some great collaborations with some artists I really respect.”"Shot Me Down" by David Guetta Out Now
David Guetta couldn't resist cutting a few beats destined for the dance-floor only - or at least that was his intention. After a tidal wave of radio support for his mix, however, he decided to turn it into an official release. Reworking the chorus of Nancy Sinatra's classic “Bang Bang,” Guetta enlisted Skylar Grey, whose vocals haunt over his trademark euphoric production. "From the first time I played it, I knew." said Guetta, "When I make music, I make it to give people a good time; with emotion and passion. I want us to dance together.”
Brighton's Royal Blood have followed up last year's breakthrough "Out Of The Black" single with a new track, "Little Monster". Having recently embarked on a headline tour this month, Royal Blood will then continue on an eight-date NME Awards tour in March on a bill that is headlined by Interpol, Temples, and Circa Waves.The duo have earned glowing comparisons with artists such as The Black Keys, The White Stripes, and Queens of the Stone Age after their debut single was released last year.