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Charli XCX Slams the Gas on Hyperkinetic ‘Vroom Vroom’

October 21st, 2015 · No Comments · Guitar

Charli XCX speeds into the sunset on her hyperkinetic new track, “Vroom Vroom,” which she debuted on Beats 1 radio while filling in for DJ Julie Adenuga. Sidebar 20 Best Pop Albums of 2014: Charli XCX, ‘Sucker’ » Produced by hotshot PC Music associate Sophie, “Vroom Vroom” offers an array of ear candy: Bounding synths reminiscent of Giorgio [...]

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Bleachers Re-Release ‘Strange Desire’ With Female Vocalists

September 28th, 2015 · No Comments · Guitar

Bleachers‘ debut album Strange Desire has been re-released and reimagined with female vocalists, as Charli XCX, Sia, Carly Rae Jepsen and Tinashe are among those contributing to Terrible Thrills, Vol. 2. Sidebar Watch Jack Antonoff Say ‘Thank You and Sorry’ in Trailer » The LP was digitally released via Google Play — the same site hosting [...]

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Charli XCX, Bleachers’ ‘Do America’ Tour Canceled for ‘Personal Reasons’

August 22nd, 2015 · No Comments · Guitar

The second leg of Charli XCX and Bleachers‘ joint U.S. tour has been canceled after the Sucker singer withdrew from the trek due to “personal reasons.” “These personal reasons include the fact that I need to be creative,” XCX wrote to fans on Facebook. “Artists tour for a really really long time and I have been on the [...]

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Bonnaroo Details ‘Throwback Superjam Dance Party’

May 28th, 2015 · No Comments · Guitar

Pretty Lights, Run-D.M.C.’s Darryl McDaniels and Metallica bassist Rob Trujillo will lead another characteristically eclectic Bonnaroo Superjam, which will be held Saturday night of the festival, June 13th, at 1:30 a.m. Sidebar 45 Best Things We Saw at Bonnaroo 2014 » Officially dubbed the “Throwback Superjam Dance Party,” the rest of the lineup includes Jack Antonoff [...]

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Nate Ruess Braves ‘Great Big Storm’ in Melancholic New Song

May 11th, 2015 · No Comments · Guitar

Nate Ruess released “Great Big Storm” off new album ‘Grand Romantic.’ Imeh Akpanudosen/Getty Nate Ruess of fun. will release his debut solo album Grand Romantic on June 16th and on Monday, the singer shared another new track off his upcoming LP, “Great Big Storm.” The latest cut follows Ruess’ first single “Nothing Without Love” and his most [...]

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Hear Nate Ruess’ Epic ‘Grand Romantic’ Opener ‘AhHa’

April 28th, 2015 · No Comments · Guitar

Nate Ruess of fun. has shared the frenzied, multi-suite epic “AhHa,” the opening track off his upcoming debut solo album Grand Romantic. The single’s opening salvo is reminiscent of Ruess’ foot-stomping, Queen-inspired fun. works, but the track soon blossoms into a touching tale about breaking free, struggling with depression and finding salvation in music. Sidebar Exclusive: Nate [...]

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Rihanna Debuts ‘American Oxygen,’ Slams RFRA at March Madness Fest

April 5th, 2015 · No Comments · Guitar

Rihanna‘s still-unreleased “American Oxygen” has been a staple in commercials promoting this year’s NCAA basketball tournament the past two months, and with the Final Four rolling into Indianapolis Saturday night, the singer finally debuted the entire “American Oxygen” during her headlining set at the March Madness Music Fest at the city’s White River State Park. Related: [...]

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‘Girls’ to Premiere New Music From Grimes, St. Vincent

January 17th, 2015 · No Comments · Guitar

In addition to being one of the best comedies on television, Girls is also a must-watch for music fans, as the series regularly debuts new tracks from beloved artists. Last season, Beck, Jenny Lewis and Miguel all lent then-unreleased cuts to Lena Dunham’s HBO show, and for Girls‘ fourth season, music supervisor Manish Raval has lined [...]

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Jack Antonoff Unveils Bleachers Album Info Via Craigslist Ad

May 16th, 2014 · No Comments · Guitar

<!– –> <!– –> If you’re trolling Craigslist in the New York/New Jersey area today, you may come across a musician seeking “Strange Desire.” The phrase may have certain connotations on other areas of the site, but in this case, it refers to the the title of Jack Antonoff’s debut album as Bleachers set for release on [...]

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Fun.’s Nate Ruess Back to Work on Band’s New Album

April 17th, 2014 · No Comments · Guitar

<!– –> <!– –> Nate Ruess definitely earned his vacation days – and he was determined to use ‘em all. So much so that it basically took the combined powers of Bruce Springsteen, the NCAA and his bandmates in fun. to lure him down to Dallas for a performance at the Final Four. And even [...]

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