Motion City Soundtrack has launched their own record label called The Boombox Generation. The first release on the label is a split 7-inch with Minnesota based Trampled By Turtles where each band covers a song from the other band. Motion City Soundtrack covers “Wait So Long” and Trampled By Turtles covers “Disappear”. Both songs are currently streaming over on Rolling Stone and the EP is due out November 22nd.
Motion City Soundtrack also recently covered “Here Comes The Sun” by the Beatles for Minnesota Beatle Project Vol. 3, a compilation of Beatles covers featuring artists from Minnesota. The comp will be available at online retailers soon.
Motion City Soundtrack is currently wrapping up their fifth full-length album which should be out in first half of 2012.