The Shins have announced an early 2017 Tour and more importantly for us East Coast fans, they’ve also shared news of their first album in 5 years. The long-awaited new release, Heartworms is set to hit the streets on March 10th. It’s the alt-rocker’ first release since 2012’s Port of Morrow, one of the Rara’s Farm 2012 Albums of the Year.
Wilco is one of the greatest bands of their generation. At this point in their career, they can put out just about anything, much like Radiohead, and it will be met with fanfare, and immediate classic status.
“Revolution Radio” the new single, and title track from Green Day’s forthcoming album is out today! The album hits the streets with a dozen new tracks from the legendary California punks on October 7th on Reprise Records. For now, we have to settle for this one appetizing song, which bodes well for what is in store. Check it out below and see what you think about their new track.
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I’ve had a chance to preview a copy of State Of Mind, the forthcoming album from Detroit’s Citizen Zero. It’s a straight-forward, honest rock ‘n roll album that is destined to please many rock music fans. Their new single “Lure and Persuade” gives us a great glimpse of what to expect on the album and it’s provided below to whet your appetite.
Gus Wood Interview – Young Guns
“Good music isn’t quantifiable by how many people are watching, it’s quantified by how good the music is.” – Gustav Wood, Young Guns
A few hours before they took the stage for a late afternoon set at the Orlando Vans Warped Tour stop, I had a chance to sit down backstage and chat a little bit with frontman Gus Wood from Young Guns. He’s a super-friendly artist with a refreshing outlook on the music scene. Check out the second of five Warped Tour conversations, in our week of Warped Tour interviews.
“I feel like the art of being a DJ is dead; no one cares anymore.” Tyler Szalkowski, State Champs
At this year’s Orlando Vans Warped Tour stop, we snuck backstage long enough to snag a few interviews with this year’s most compelling bands. Over the next five days, we’ll feature a different band from those sessions, starting with the red hot State Champs from Albany, NY.
Fit For Rivals are a talented band out of Jacksonville, who have toured the world and had their fair share of hit songs. They’re about to release a new album, and we were lucky enough to corner their charismatic vocalist Reneé Phoenix at a recent festival.
The Red Hot Chili Peppers are about to release their first album since 2011 and today we get our first taste of the new title track with the official debut of the catchy new single “The Getaway” which is provided in the Youtube audio clip below.