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  • 5 best Grouplove lyrics

    5 best Grouplove lyrics

    Behind the fun beats and crazy live shows, Grouplove have come into their own as songwriters. Drawing from an eclectic background and incorporating their life experiences, Grouplove have put out a tight catalog of songs that appeal to anyone just trying to make it in this life. It takes a talented...
  • 5 best Dinosaur Jr. lyrics

    5 best Dinosaur Jr. lyrics

    The forefront of Dinosaur Jr. has notably been J Mascis' guitar shredding skills, but underneath the growling vocals and riffs are some pretty catchy lyrics. The Amherst, MA alt-rockers have a pretty hefty career, spanning eleven studio albums between their debut Dinosaur in 1985 until their latest...
  • Arctic Monkeys' 'Favourite Worst Nightmare' turns 10 years old in 2017

    Arctic Monkeys' 'Favourite Worst Nightmare' turns 10 years old in 2017

    When mentioning Arctic Monkeys, the first album that comes to mind is generally AM. While AM was the record that turned Arctic Monkeys into superstars, before it came Favourite Worst Nightmare, the ambitiously energetic 2007 album that, for many in America, put Arctic Monkeys on the map. The release...
  • Interview: Sister act MACEDO talk new singles and upcoming album

    Interview: Sister act MACEDO talk new singles and upcoming album

    MACEDO consists of twin sisters Michelle and Melissa Macedo, and they're being doubly productive in 2017. The alternative duo have released two singles over the past two months: "Ghost Town" and "Supernatural." They've even put out a remix and a live acoustic version of "Ghost Town," while releasing...
  • How The Smiths got their name

    How The Smiths got their name

    You may not know this, but The Smiths frontman, Morrissey, has a bit of a chip on his shoulder. Even before the world's most maudlin popstar made us all cry, regret eating meat and truly fear for this alleged girlfriend, he was making a name for himself, and his Manchester-born band, for being deep...
  • 5 best Twenty One Pilots lyrics

    5 best Twenty One Pilots lyrics

    Twenty One Pilots had been recording albums for many years before the duo had their first mainstream break when "Stressed Out" would climb high upon the Billboard charts. With the success of parent album Blurryface, Twenty One Pilots have been nominated for seventeen at the 2017 Billboard Music...
  • RAC announces fall tour, shares new single with Weezer's Rivers Cuomo

    RAC announces fall tour, shares new single with Weezer's Rivers Cuomo

    The dance pop group RAC is readying a comeback. On Tuesday, the Portland-based act -- brainchild of producer, songwriter and Grammy-winning remixer Andre Allen Anjos -- shared the latest single from their upcoming album EGO and announced a fall tour. RAC’s latest single, “I Still Wanna Know...
  • The Nixons bringing Reunion Tour to Dallas

    The Nixons bringing Reunion Tour to Dallas

    15 years ago, alternative rock band The Nixons broke up after finally reaching success. The band has now announced that they are reuniting for a new tour in 2017 and will play a show in Dallas at Trees. The concert takes place on June 24 and tickets are on sale now through AXS. Most of the country...
  • Banks & Steelz drop new single "Who Needs The World"

    Banks & Steelz drop new single "Who Needs The World"

    The unique duo, Banks & Steelz, which consists of indie rock group Interpol's frontman Paul Banks and rapper RZA, have dropped a new single today. "Who Needs The World" comes as a follow-up to the pair's 2016 debut album Anything But Words, which spawned the popular single "Giant." The new...
  • ALT 98.7 Summer Camp 2017: Foster the People, The Head and The Heart and HAIM headlining

    ALT 98.7 Summer Camp 2017: Foster the People, The Head and The Heart and HAIM headlining

    ALT 98.7 (also known as KYSR-FM), an iHeartMedia alternative rock station based in the Los Angeles area, has announced the lineup of its third annual Summer Camp festival concert, which will take place August 19, 2017, at the Queen Mary Events Park in Long Beach, Calif. The performers will include...
  • Ween coming to The Bomb Factory in Dallas for Halloween 2017

    Ween coming to The Bomb Factory in Dallas for Halloween 2017

    Ween is traveling North America for a very short summer tour this year but nothing is coming close to the Dallas-Fort Worth area. Lucky for fans of the band, Ween will be heading to Dallas later in the year as they have just announced a Halloween concert in Dallas at The Bomb Factory. Tickets for...
  • Alternative, hip-hop group, Deep Fayed, premiere album stream

    Alternative, hip-hop group, Deep Fayed, premiere album stream

    The brain-child of musician, George Wundsam is Deep Fayed, who uses his love of music to emote a wide range of influences to help shape the kind of music he makes and releases. He uses innovative songwriting and production to give him a sound that is most definitely unique. This is Deep Fayed's...
  • Gorillaz are hitting the road for a new tour

    The five best Gorillaz music videos

    Some bands, like Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, accidently stumble into music video greatness. Gorillaz were literally created for it. The virtual band was formed in 1998 by Blur frontman Damon Albarn and visual artist Jamie Hewlett and the group’s visual aesthetic and the intricate mythology of...
  • Big Gig 2017 hitting Fiddler's Green on Aug. 12 with Blink-182, Bleachers, Marian Hill and more

    Big Gig 2017 hitting Fiddler's Green on Aug. 12 with Blink-182, Bleachers, Marian Hill and more

    Channel 93.3’s Big Gig shows have been taking place annually for over a decade and every year the concert more than lives up to its name. That shouldn’t be an issue in 2017, with punk icons Blink-182 topping a diverse bill that also features Bleachers, Marian Hill, The Wind and The Wave, Dreamers...
  • Green Day performed on Friday night in Las Vegas at the MGM Garden Arena, and once again, the power-punk trio owned the house. They've reach

    Green Day got its name from recreational drug use, and it's awesome that everyone's clearly okay with it

    While some may disagree (and we're looking at you, Johnny Rotten), it's pretty punk that the band Green Day made it all the way to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame despite being named after recreational drug use. Then again, the band's first mainstream LP, Dookie, was named after excrement, so...
  • Green Day took its post-show bows on Wednesday night in Broomfield, CO, and the concert simply reinforced everything we love about Green Day

    Green Day: Why they're your favorite band

    Rock and Roll Hame of Fame band Green Day rocked the Denver suburb of Broomfield, CO, on Wednesday night as they continue the current North American leg of their tour in support of the Revolution Radio album released last fall. The band will perform in Las Vegas on Friday night and in San Diego on...
  • Adam Ant announces US dates for Anthems: The Singles Tour

    Adam Ant announces US dates for Anthems: The Singles Tour

    This fall, new wave superstar Adam Ant will bring his delightfully eccentric and eclectic music to the masses once again. Kicking off in September, the musician born Stuart Leslie Goddard will conduct an extensive tour of the United States. The ANTHEMS: The Singles in the US Tour will see the...
  • How bands got their name: Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds

    How bands got their name: Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds

    Australia’s greatest export, Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds have established themselves as one of the most innovative and interesting alternative rock bands in the world. From the ashes of the Australian post-punk group the Birthday Party, the group initially specialized in making thrilling...
  • How bands got their name: Sigur Rós

    How bands got their name: Sigur Rós

    Icelandic post-rock band Sigur Rós has cultivated a massive international audience despite the inscrutable nature of their music. Since they formed in 1994, Sigur Rós has specialized in creating ethereal and hauntingly beautiful Icelandic music. As such, lyrics to the band’s songs are unintelligible...
  • How bands got their name: Death Cab for Cutie

    How bands got their name: Death Cab for Cutie

    The Bellingham, Wash.-based alternative rock band Death Cab for Cutie found incredible success by going against the grain. Eschewing the abstractness and irony that informed the work of many of their contemporaries, Death Cab embraced directness and sincerity. After gaining a sizable underground...
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