Harvey Danger is done

Sunday, May 31st, 2009



“After 15 years, three albums, hundreds of shows, and far more twists and turns than we ever imagined possible, we’ve decided to put Harvey Danger to rest.”

That was the opening line on the most recent blog post by 90′s rock band Harvey Danger. Personally I had no idea they were still around. But it turns out the band had still been making music and even released their last album, Little by Little…,… Read More

The new Fucked Up Fox News commentator

Sunday, May 31st, 2009



See that guy up there? The heavy set, bare-skinned, bearded bleeding guy? That’s Damian Abraham aka Pink Eyes from the band Fucked Up. He’s also your newest commentator on Fox News. WTF?!

It turns out that this is no surprise being that Damian has actually appeared on Fox News a few times on their late night show Red Eye (which airs at 2am…or 3am. I’m not really sure. I don’t… Read More

Sigur Ros playing for Dalai Lama

Sunday, May 31st, 2009



Pitchfork is reporting that Icelandic ambient rock band Sigur Ros have been tapped to play for his Holiness the Dalai Lama when he travels to Reykjavik for a visit on June 2nd.

The band will be playing “Odin’s Raven Magic” which is an orchestral collaboration that will be performed with composer Hilmar Orn Hilmarsson. Now while… Read More

The new Fucked Up Fox News commentator

Sunday, May 31st, 2009



See that guy up there? The heavy set, bare-skinned, bearded bleeding guy? That’s Damian Abraham aka Pink Eyes from the band Fucked Up. He’s also your newest commentator on Fox News. WTF?!

It turns out that this is no surprise being that Damian has actually appeared on Fox News a few times on their late night show Red Eye… Read More

Harvey Danger is done

Sunday, May 31st, 2009



“After 15 years, three albums, hundreds of shows, and far more twists and turns than we ever imagined possible, we’ve decided to put Harvey Danger to rest.

That was the opening line on the most recent blog post by 90′s rock band Harvey Danger. Personally I had no idea they were still around. But it turns out the band had still been… Read More

New Weezer in 2009?

Saturday, May 30th, 2009



Say it ain’t so! I’m sorry. I started a story with the journalism cliche of using a song title to describe a band. Let me start again.

An online post on Weezer’s website has suggested that a new album from Rivers & Co. might come out this year. The post says that the band worked with producer Jackknife Lee and the songs were mixed in March of ’09.Read More

Wavves cancel next show

Saturday, May 30th, 2009



So as I said in a post yesterday, I was going to keep an eye on indie-rockers Wavves after their breakdown in Barcelona at the Primavera festival. Well a new update has come to my attention thanks to the people at Pitchfork.

Turns out that the band’s next performance was… Read More

Wavves cancel next show

Saturday, May 30th, 2009



So as I said in a post yesterday, I was going to keep an eye on indie-rockers Wavves after their breakdown in Barcelona at the Primavera festival. Well a new update has come to my attention thanks to the people at Pitchfork.Read More

New Weezer in 2009?

Saturday, May 30th, 2009



Say it ain’t so! I’m sorry. I started a story with the journalism cliche of using a song title to describe a band. Let me start again.

An online post on Weezer’s website has suggested that a new album from Rivers & Co. might come out this year. The post says that the band worked with… Read More

Band of the Week

Friday, May 29th, 2009



The Rock it Out! Band of the Week is from Texas and they are called Aliens. It was very cool to have them play the Rock it Out! Blog party on Wednesday even though the lead singer Blake played the show by himself. His DJ, DJ Highpriest, had a baby 13 hours before the show and couldn’t be there but Blake still put on a great set.

Head on over to their Myspace page… Read More