As mentioned, '90s-era SoCal shoegazers Medicine are back in action, releasing their first full-band album in 18 years, To the Happy Few, via Captured Tracks on August 6. While there's been no word of a full tour, Medecine have announced a NYC record release show which happens on August 16 at Music Hall of Williamsburg. Tickets for that show go on AmEx presale on Wednesday (5/1) at noon, and the general on-sale happens Friday (5/3) at noon.

There's also a LA release show happening at The Echo on August 11. You can stream the first track released from To the Happy Few, "Long as the Sun," below.