Music News — Tuesday, 31st May, 2011

  • Kaiser Chiefs have released their new single, “Little Shocks,” online.  From NME.
  • The Kooks have announced title tracks for their forthcoming album, Junk of the Heart.  From NME.
  • Can’t wait for the new Arctic Monkeys album?  Listen online a full week before it’s released.  From NME.
  • The Hollywood Reporter has news that the Coachella Valley Music and Arts festival, held in April in the California Desert near Palm Springs, will be taking place over two weekends next year, with the same line-up for both weekends.  And tickets go on sale next weekend.
  • Australian Rockers Silverchair have split…again.  From Q.
  • Scarlett Johansson has teamed up with Massive Attack to cover a George Gershwin song for a Mexican Film.  From The Guardian.