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INTERVIEW & GIVEAWAY: Chris Shiflett (of Foo Fighters)

INTERVIEW & GIVEAWAY: Chris Shiflett (of Foo Fighters)

Chris Shiflett is a restless musician, whose brand new record, West Coast Town, comes out April 14th on Side One Dummy Records. Shiflett is best known for his role...

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Foxygen is on Tour! Win Tickets!

Foxygen is on Tour! Win Tickets!

Foxygen began 2017 with a brand new LP, titled Hang, the band’s fifth full length record since forming in 2005. The band referred to it as their “first...

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Win Tickets to When We Were Young Fest!

Win Tickets to When We Were Young Fest!

Who is ready for a spring emo festival? The Observatory in Santa Ana is hosting When We Were Young, yet another stellar festival promising to raise the spirits...

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Win Tickets to Nick Hakim’s Tour

Win Tickets to Nick Hakim’s Tour

The debut album from Nick Hakim comes as the culmination of years chiseling his skills as a musician. Hailing from Washington, D.C., he grew up in a musical household—his...

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The Unlikely Candidates: On The Road to SXSW

The Unlikely Candidates: On The Road to SXSW

Fort Worth, TX alternative rock band The Unlikely Candidates release the excellent Bed Of Liars EP tomorrow following two strong singles “Your Love Could Start...

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Goodbye June: Interview & Tour Giveaways

Goodbye June: Interview & Tour Giveaways

Nashville based alternative rock band Goodbye June released Danger In The Morning EP at the end of last year and are hitting the road for the next few months....

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Noise Rockers NOTS Head Out on Tour!

Noise Rockers NOTS Head Out on Tour!

Win tickets to see NOTS on tour! NOTS are a four-piece noise-punk band from Memphis, who released their debut album We Are Nots in 2014 and have toured North America...

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Pop Evil Heads Out on Spring Tour

Pop Evil Heads Out on Spring Tour

Win tickets to the Pop Evil show nearest you! Pop Evil is an American rock band that was formed in North Muskegon, Michigan in 2001 by Leigh Kakaty. Simply put, Pop...

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Whiskey Myers Take Their Country Rock Act On The Road!

Whiskey Myers Take Their Country Rock Act On The Road!

Win tickets to dates along Whiskey Myers national tour! Whiskey Myers is an American Southern rock/Country group from Palestine, Texas. The band started when friends...

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Win Tickets to Tokyo Police Club’s 2016 Tour

Win Tickets to Tokyo Police Club’s 30+ city tour! Download the Thrillcall app, set your location and follow the on-screen prompts to enter to win.…   MORE »
March 8, 2016 By
 
 

Review: The Darkness Live At Club Nokia

  A Brief back round on The Darkness. Formed in 2000 by brothers Justin and Dan Hawkins, accompanied by friends Frankie Poullain and Ed Graham,…   MORE »
October 31, 2012 By
 
 

Anberlin at Varsity Theater [Photo Review]

Alternative rockers Anberlin continue their acoustic tour choosing to play smaller venues in cities they haven’t toured often. Pretty admirable, if you ask us. On their website they…   MORE »
June 27, 2012 By
 
 

Capital Cities and Gemini Club at Popscene SF

“A dance party to be remembered” is what fans of Capital Cities and Gemini Club will take away from Thursday night’s performance at Popscene. Openers,…   MORE »
 
 

LMFAO and Far East Movement, Charlotte NC [Photo Review]

Far East Movement came out full of energy and the crowd followed suit. With hard bass thumps and auto-tuned microphones, they hyped the crowd up…   MORE »
June 21, 2012 By
 
 

The Cribs at Great American Music Hall [Photo Review]

For their first show in the Bay Area since 2010 (a fact that bassist Gary Jarman said was “kind of bullshit”), The Cribs rocked San…   MORE »
 
 

Japandroids at The Independent [Photo Review]

“We’ve come a long way from the Hemlock Tavern,” said Brain King, the guitarist of this year’s buzz band, Japandroids. Japandroids are maximal: a two…   MORE »
June 15, 2012 By
 
 

Electric Daisy Carnvial Fashion Forward?

It’s fair to say Electric Daisy Carnival fashion goers “dress up” by dressing down. The largest three-day electronic music festival in North America took place…   MORE »