FYF Fest took place over Labor Day weekend in Los Angeles. It was two days of eclectic music in the sun in one of the most musically gifted cities in the country. Despite ironic clothing choices (i.e. Hawaiian shirts) paired with equally ironic dance moves (i.e. The Running Man) from some hipsters, the audience was diverse and as warm as the weather. The DYI spirit of the festival, which has been running since 2004, did not go …
Dangerbird Records is excited to announce that Silversun Pickups are adding dates to their fall headlining tour in support of their latest record Neck of the Woods. After festival dates, the band will tour from the Malkin Bowl in Vancouver on September 4th to the House of Blues in Cleveland on October 21st, followed by a festival date at Voodoo Music Experience in New Orleans from October 26-28. Silversun Pickups will be supported on this tour by School of Seven …
Tomorrow, Saturday March 17th, MOG returns to the Mohawk in Austin for their annual unofficial SXSW party. This year’s lineup features The Roots, Bob Mould, Blitzen Trapper, Cloud Nothings, The War On Drugs, Howlin Rain, G-Side, K Flay and The Silent Comedy.
The event, presented by Intel, is MOG’s signature party of the year. We go every year and we’ll definitely be there tomorrow (look for some photos from the show on the site next week).
The show is free, …
In 2009, Cleveland’s Dylan Baldi began writing and recording lo-fi power-pop songs in his parents’ basement, dubbing the project Cloud Nothings. His music quickly started making the Internet rounds, and fans and critics alike took note of his pithy songcraft, infectiously catchy melodies, and youthful enthusiasm. Baldi soon released a string of 7″s, a split cassette, and an EP before putting out Turning On – a compilation spanning about a year’s worth of work on Carpark in 2010. January …
The first round of SXSW artists have been announced. Check out the list below. We already recommend The Young and Famous and Rosie and Me.
A Place To Bury Strangers
Alcoholic Faith Mission
The Appleseed Cast
Art vs Science
The Bees (UK)
Black Math Horseman
Bombay Bicycle Club
Brandt Brauer Frick
1995 â€¢ +/- â€¢ 2 Cow Garage â€¢ A Classic Education â€¢ A Life Once Lost â€¢ A Million Years â€¢ Acid Washed â€¢ Acid Westerns â€¢ Adam Haworth Stephens â€¢ Adult Themes â€¢ Afternoon â€¢ Agent Ribbons â€¢ AIDS Wolf â€¢ The Aikiu â€¢ Air Waves â€¢ Alcoholic …
We’ve always been an advocate of FREE QUALITY LIVE MUSIC. On October 2nd in Lawrence, Kansas, the Scion Garage Fest arrives with a stellar lineup featuring The Raveonettes, The Greenhornes (rhythm section of Raconteurs/Dead Weather), King Kahn & The Shrines, Best Coast, Times New Viking, The Gay Blades, The Oblivians, The Gories and more. Nearly 30 bands will be rocking out in four venues in what’s sure to be one of the best events in Kansas this fall. While the …