If you were to put Third Eye Blind, Jimmy Eat World and Polar Bear Club in a blender, the result would sound a lot like Blind Mice. We're debuting the Massachusetts-based band's new music video for "Home Movies" in the replies. Featuring former and current members of Half Hearted Hero and Ra Ra Riot, Blind Mice's new EP, Sunday Songs, is out now on Animal Style Records.
Wolf Alice are gearing up to release their debut album My Love Is Cool next week, which you can already check out here. They also made their debut US TV appearance on Conan last night to perform "Moaning Lisa Smile". Watch it here.
Update: Read a letter from Dave Grohl discussing the issue, the extent of his injuries, cancellation of shows and more here.
Following Dave Grohl's recent on-stage leg break, Foo Fighters has cancelled the rest of the European tour which includes their hugely anticipated headline set at this year's Glastonbury Festival. Check out the updated itinerary in the replies.
Jason Aalon Butler, vocalist for the band letlive., recently acted in Gin Wigmore's brand new music video for "Written In The Water", the latest off her upcoming album Blood to Bone, which available for pre-order. Head over to Nylon to check it out.
But Lambert’s rich timbre and wry character make his grand arcs a joy to hear, while the screech and whine in Ruess’ voice could be adapted by CIA interrogators. Repeated exposure to its aching strain could make even the most hardened terrorist crack.
Stephen Heyman, writing for the New York Times, about the possibilities we're in a festival bubble.
An informal survey of headliners at 20 of this summer’s large music festival shows just how few headliners there are to go around. Overlapping is common; 70 percent of the festivals are headlined by either Florence and the Machine, Muse or the Swedish D.J. Avicii. Also noteworthy is just how old many of the headlining artists are. At Glastonbury, top billing goes to Kanye West, 38; the Foo Fighters (fronted by Dave Grohl, 46) and The Who (whose surviving original members are now in their 70s). Aging establishment acts also are appearing at festivals once distinguished by their “alternative”...
About to head into the big operation now! Hopefully this will be the most effective of all the procedures they've tried thus far and will get me back on my feet and home again! Even when I finally do get back home, there's still progress to be had from there. Small steps!
The Vans Warped Tour kicks off its 21st year on Friday in Pomona, CA, and there's a whole lot of bands to pick and choose from. Fellow staffer Anthony Sorendino and myself will be in attendance this year, so we wrote up a short list of fifteen bands we think you should check out from this year's line-up. Head to the replies to check out the list, as well as a Rdio/Spotify playlist!
An epic 9-minute song has surfaced from The Dear Hunter's forthcoming album, Act IV: Rebirth in Reprise, entitled "A Night on the Town." Stream it and pre-order the album here. It's out September 4th, track list in the replies.