Posts Categorized: Artist News

Bears Scheduled To Play New American Music Festival


Cleveland’s indie popsters Bears will play the inaugural edition of the New American Music Festival which will be taking place on August 8th and 9th in Pittsburgh, PA. The full line-up, which was curated by Red Hot Chili Peppers frontman Anthony Kiedis, also includes The Raconteurs, Gnarls Barkley, The Roots, Spoon, The Black Keys, and… Read more »

Joan as Police Woman to Release Sophomore Album June 10th


Two years after making waves with her debut solo album Real Life, Joan as Police Woman (nee Joan Wasser) will be releasing a sophomore effort titled To Survive on June 10th via Cheap Lullaby Records. After years of performing alongside the likes of Lou Reed, Anthony and the Johnsons and Rufus Wainwright, Joan struck out… Read more »

Meshuggah Totally Own, Creep Everyone Out With New Video


At long last! Everyone’s favorite Swedish tech-metalers, Meshuggah have offered up a sneak peak at the first video from their critically-acclaimed new record obZen. Fittingly, the Killswitch Productions -helmed clip gets a cinematic trailer, and Mike Pecci and Ian McFarland’s eerie horror flick aesthetic creeps through the 30 second teaser. The video stills are exceedingly… Read more »

Les Savy Fav Prove Out, Actually Are Best Live Band Possible


Brooklyn’s Les Savy Fav finally released a live album last week. It was recorded on New Years Eve/Early, Early, Early New Years Day, which explains the adorably-inappropriate title, After The Balls Drop, and the disproportionate amount of spirited/drunken covers (Pixies, Love, Misfits!). Considering they’ve been around for a bajillion years, and that they’re easily “the… Read more »