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Happy 311 day to all 311 fans around the world! Today’s the day we’ve been waiting for. Not only is it 311′s biennial concert (this year returning to New Orleans), but it’s also the release of 311′s new album, Stereolithic. If you haven’t already, make sure to pick up your copy.
The song, which appears on 311′s forthcoming album Stereolithic, began its life as a beat. “It was just an instrumental and I wanted to make it tough, so I called it Make It Rough,” Hexum says.
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311 have made a career out of merging rock with reggae, and on their new track, “Showdown,” the band boils both of those genres down to their respective essence. The track, which is off the band’s upcoming Stereolithic LP, opens with a choppy, grungy riff and an almost power-metal guitar solo.
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OC Weekly has posted a blog interviewing Nick Hexum about Stereolithic and other things 311. It’s now been confirmed that Don’t Tread on Me demos “Go”, “Rock 100″, and “Stealing My Girl” have been reused in some fashion for the new album, as well as some unnamed demos from Universal Pulse.
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311 has released their video for Stereolithic’s first single, “Five of Everything”.
Watch it now on YouTube.
“This song rocks. I’m glad we’re starting with a rocker,” Nick Hexum said in an interview with Stryker, afternoon host on KROQ, Los Angeles (a Radio.com station). “It’s innovative and interesting and cool so I’m just excited for the world to hear it.”
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Stryker from KROQ tweeted today that he will be premiering 311′s new single tomorrow, February 4th, at 4:20PM (Pacific time). The song has since been confirmed to be “Five of Everything”.
Are you ready?
Taiyedbrodels forum user Regal Beagle has shared with us his extensive collection of 311 b-sides in flac lossless format. Browse our Audio Section to download them.
As a reminder, you can right click the song name and Save Link As… to download them to your computer.
Today, 311 has revealed the track listing for Stereolithic, the upcoming album on March 11th.
A recent tweet from P-Nut stated that “Go”, the Don’t Tread On Me demo, would be the first track on the album. Looks like it’s been renamed to “Ebb and Flow”.