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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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Chris Young Announces ‘I’m Comin’ Over’ Fall Tour Dates

August 11th, 2015 · No Comments · Guitar

After sharing the marquee with Lee Brice on a joint tour earlier this year, Chris Young is plotting his own headlining trek for fall. The I’m Comin’ Over tour, named after the singer’s upcoming fifth studio album, kicks off October 22nd in Savannah, Georgia, hitting 14 cities before wrapping December 5th in Green Bay, Wisconsin. [...]

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Gerard Way Shares How Britpop-Inspired Solo Debut Differs From MCR

July 11th, 2014 · No Comments · Guitar

<!– –> <!– –> Former My Chemical Romance frontman Gerard Way detailed the heavy British influences of his forthcoming solo debut in an interview with NME, saying he was inspired by a litany of U.K. groups from Britpop era bands like Blur and Pulp to post-punk outfits like Wire and Gang of Four. Find Out Where My [...]

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Beware of Darkness Sink Hooks Into ‘All Who Remain’

December 25th, 2013 · No Comments · Guitar

Rising indie rock trio Beware of Darkness unleash the video for “All Who Remain,” the follow-up to their recent radio hit “Howl.” The clip for the new hook-injected single, premiering here, finds frontman Kyle Nicolaides held captive in a dilapidated warehouse with only the comforts of a dirty mattress and a piece of dark chalk [...]

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Flashback: Radiohead Break Out ‘Creep’

September 5th, 2013 · No Comments · Guitar

Radiohead wrapped their brief 2009 European summer tour at the Reading Festival in England. They weren’t really supporting a new album at this point, giving them space to reach back into their catalog to guaranteed crowd-pleasers “Karma Police,” “Exit Music (for A Film)” and “Street Spirit.” None of those were too shocking, but most people [...]

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Phish Announce Fall Tour

July 25th, 2013 · No Comments · Guitar

<!– –> <!– –> Phish will be on the road again this fall for a string of dates starting with a three-night stint at the Hampton Coliseum in Hampton, Virginia on October 18th, 19th and 20th, the band announced on their website. The mini-trek will find the jam band stalwarts heading north through the East [...]

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Chris Rock Fuels Eminem Collaboration Rumors

May 16th, 2013 · No Comments · Guitar

<!– –> <!– –> Last week, rumors started flying about a collaboration between Eminem and Chris Rock on Em’s new album after Rock posted a picture of himself to Twitter. The caption said, “In the studio with Em don’t sleep.” The comedian further fueled the fire today when he neither denied nor confirmed he would [...]

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Green Day Rock Reading Festival

August 27th, 2012 · No Comments · Guitar

<!– –> Click to Enlarge <!– –> Billie Joe Armstrong may have described it as “the worst kept secret ever,” but Green Day’s opening slot on the second day of the U.K.’s Reading Festival still caught some festival-goers by surprise yesterday morning. While the band had dropped the heaviest of hints that they would appear [...]

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The Stone Roses Return to Manchester

June 30th, 2012 · No Comments · Guitar

<!– –> <!– –> Four songs into the Stone Roses’ homecoming reunion show last night, frontman Ian Brown looked out over the 75,000-strong crowd in Manchester’s Heaton Park and nonchalantly declared, “As you see, we’ve still got it. . . .” In truth, the crowd had been convinced of the band’s continuing worth and relevance [...]

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Kasabian Share Coachella Memories, Ponder Satire

April 16th, 2012 · No Comments · Guitar

<!– –> <!– –> Kasabian returned to Coachella this weekend for the first time in seven years, and the gig brought back a few fond memories for guitarist Sergio Pizzorno. “Seven years ago, Vincent Gallo came to see us. He’s someone I’ve admired for a long time,” Pizzorno tells Rolling Stone. “You go through this [...]

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