Happy Halloween! For your trick or treat for wearing such cool costumes, here’s a clip of Them Crooked Vultures’ new song “Gunman” from their self-titled debut album… Read More
The soundtrack for the film New Moon recently went number one on the charts (and I helped put it there by purchasing my own copy). So in honor of the soundtrack being so successful, some of the artists from the album will be going on what has been dubbed “The Twilight Saga: New Moon Tour.” This tour will include the bands Death Cab for Cutie, Sea Wolf, Band of Skulls and Anya Marina.
The tour will officially kick off on… Read More
A band that I still think is quite underrated would be Spoon. Every time they come out with something new it’s usually right on the money. Good music, good lyrics and albums that have the ability to make you listen to them over and over. So I’m quite pumped that Spoon is coming out with a new album in January of 2010 called Transference.
The last LP that Spoon released was back in ’07 called Ga Ga Ga Ga… Read More
See that dark, brooding figure over there on the left? Well he happens to be from Quebec in Canada and he’s also the brand new RiO! Band of the Week. He goes by the name of Amasic and here’s the killer. He’s only 15 years old…with braces!
Amasic’s real name is Janick and is a Trent Reznor in the making. All the music released by him is done by him. Vocals, instruments, production and more. So head on over… Read More
If you thought Peter Gabriel was just that guy from Genesis who covered a Vampire Weekend song with Hot Chip then it’s time for you to listen up. Gabriel, the former lead singer of Genesis, will be releasing an album where he covers artists including Radiohead, David Bowie and more.
The album, entitled Scratch My Back, is described as “song swap(s) with some of the world’s most legendary artists,” according to… Read More
Between Chad Smith’s Bombastic Meatbats and Flea playing gigs with Thom Yorke, the boys of Red Hot Chili Peppers have been keeping busy. But what of their band and the funky sounds that emanate from their instruments? If Chad Smith is true then we could get a new dose of California sun-drenched funk rock in October of 2010.
Chad spoke to Clash… Read More
The Dead Weather continue releasing music even though they’re still touring behind their first album which only came out this year.
TDW have released a live EP which contains songs from the band’s performance at their pop up store in Los Angeles back in August called Live from Third Man West on iTunes. It contains five songs and four videos including their cover of the song “Forever My Queen” by the metal… Read More