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New White Rabbits “Heavy Metal” Video

January 26, 2012 drainu182 2

White Rabbits have teamed up with NPR for the premiere of the beautiful and unsettling video for “Heavy Metal,” the recently unveiled opening track from the band’s upcoming third album, Milk Famous. Directed by Andrew Droz Palermo, the “Heavy Metal” video can be viewed at

The “Heavy Metal” clip is a marked departure from Palermo’s previous work with White Rabbits, the performance-centric “Percussion Gun” video. “Heavy Metal” instead creates a surreal otherworld where three anonymous characters echo the song’s …

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White Rabbits Announce New Album Milk Famous, New Single “Heavy Metal” (Listen)

January 9, 2012 drainu182 0

Brooklyn-based, Missouri-bred White Rabbits have unveiled “Heavy Metal” (listen below), the opening track of the eagerly anticipated follow-up to 2009’s critically acclaimed It’s Frightening (hailed by Jon Pareles of THE NEW YORK TIMES as “an American sound that fortifies its brains with muscle”). The band’s third album, Milk Famous, will be released March 6 on the tbd label (with a vinyl release March 13 on White Iris) and will consist of the following songs:

Heavy Metal
I’m Not Me…

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Escape To New York Festival Announces Lineup (Patti Smith, Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros To Headline)

May 15, 2011 drainu182 0

Escape to New York,, an art, music and interactive performance party from the creator of the Secret Garden Party UK, is pleased to confirm their Friday and Saturday line-ups: Patti Smith, Edward Sharpe and The Magnetic Zeros, The Vaccines, The Psychedelic Furs, Best Coast, Au Revoir Simone, Chairlift, Lissy Trullie, Graffiti 6, The Submarines, White Rabbits, Static Jacks and The Postelles.

The Sunday Main Stage line up and the weekend’s DJ line up will be …

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White Rabbits Played Paradise Rock Club 2/24 Boston Photos

February 25, 2011 drainu182 0

Brooklyn indie rockers White Rabbits are on a small club tour right now with Caveman and last night it came into Boston. Our photographer Jennifer Murtha was at the Paradise Rock Club to get some cool shots of the band. Check them out and catch them on tour at one of the following shows:

Fri-Feb-25 Williamstown, MA @ The Clark
Sat-Feb-26 New York, NY @ Bowery Ballroom
Sun-Feb-27 Washington, DC @ Rock & Roll Hotel

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MUSE offer FREE MP3s of Support Bands on UK Tour (Lily Allen, The Big Pink, White Lies and more!)

September 3, 2010 drainu182 1

Muse returns to the UK starting this weekend where they’ll play Manchester’s LCCC this Saturday. Next weekend, the band play two nights at London’s Wembley Stadium (10th and 11th September). Each of the three shows will feature some tremendous supporting bands: Lily Allen, Biffy Clyro, Editors, The Big Pink, White Lies, Band Of Skulls, I Am Arrows, Pulled Apart By Horses and White Rabbits.

To prepare you for the supporting acts, Muse is offering a zip file of songs …

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Voodoo Experience 2010: Expanded Lineup Highlights Musical Melting Pot in New Orleans This Halloween Weekend: October 29, 30 and 31

August 27, 2010 drainu182 0

Every year the VOODOO EXPERIENCE has one of the most diverse artist line-ups of any musical event in America–an unbeatable mix of what’s cutting edge, iconic and traditional (New Orleans) that pays tribute to the music of the region. This year VOODOO–October 29, 30 and 31 at City Park in New Orleans–is even more musically expansive than before.

The two main Voodoo Ritual stages line-up will now include The Whigs, White Rabbits, Dead Confederate, River City Extension, Miracle …

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Truck America Festival Set Times Announced

April 27, 2010 drainu182 0

This weekend marks the kick-off of the Truck Festival’s big American splash! Daily schedules for the Truck America weekend can be seen HERE.

Truck organizers Joe and Robin Bennett are making the rounds this week including a stop at NPR affiliate WAMC’s “Performance Place” with Sarah LaDuke at 11:34am EST, TOMORROW Wednesday, April 28 (show streams live at and after it airs, can be heard HERE) AND a chat on WFUV’s Morning Show Thursday, April 29th at 11 …

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White Rabbits, The Joy Formidable & More join Truck America Festival Lineup

February 18, 2010 drainu182 0

The first ever TRUCK AMERICA FESTIVAL is delighted to announce the first trailer-load of artists confirmed for this inaugural gathering at the Full Moon Resort in Big Indian, NY on Friday, April 30 – Sunday, May 2nd 2010. The three day festival celebrates the stateside arrival of one of the UK’s great independent music institutions.

As well as the previously-announced special appearance from upstate NY legends MERCURY REV, founders Joe and Robin Bennett are pleased to deliver a batch of …

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KROQ Almost Acoustic Xmas 2009 Set Times (Tickets Released!)

December 12, 2009 drainu182 0

It’s an exciting day if you love rock music and are going to KROQ’s Almost Acoustic Xmas today. Especially because if you didn’t have a ticket before, some really good seats were released! You can buy tickets for night 1 here and night 2 here. In addition, set times have been announced! If you can’t make it to the show, it’s ok. The whole thing is being webcast live and uncut at Enjoy the show!

Night 1…

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KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas 2009 (Presale Thursday 11/19)

November 16, 2009 drainu182 0

The best winter concert festival of the year is coming along. That’s right, it’s almost time for KROQ’S ALMOST ACOUSTIC CHRISTMAS! This year, on Saturday December 12th (BUY TICKETS) and 13th (BUY TICKETS) at the Gibson Amphitheatre, you’ll get to see the best rock bands out there from AFI to MUSE and more! Tickets go on sale this Saturday at NOON PST. Ticket presale starts on Thursday 12PM PST. The presale password is: KROQXX Tickets are …