Tours, Tours, and More Tours & Festivals Announced!

Vampire Weekend have announced a North American tour supporting their upcoming album Father of the Bride. Tickets go on sale to the general public on February 8 at noon, following a Verified Fan presale beginning on February 5. All U.S. ticket buyers will be sent a CD copy of Father

4-1-1 Music News Minute(s) – Week of March 12th

In correspondence with March for Our Lives, Fall Out Boy will headline a benefit concert in D.C. on March 23, the night before the scheduled march. Both events hope to raise awareness and money for gun-violence prevention in the wake of last month’s mass shooting at Stoneman Douglas High School

4-1-1 Minute w/Todd Michaels – Week of May 30th

*Arcade Fire have dropped the video for “Everything Now,” which was released this week. They’ve also just announced a tour. Everything Now is out July 28. It was produced by Arcade Fire, Daft Punk’s Thomas Bangalter, and Pulp’s Steve Mackey. *Chicago’s Riot Fest has announced their full lineup. In addition to

4-1-1 Minute w/Todd Michaels – 4/13/17

Here's the Latest Music News in the Alternative World: Joining the ranks of Snoop Dogg, Willie Nelson, 311 and other cannabis-friendly musical merchandisers, Icelandic group Sigur Rós now have their own line of edibles. According to the website of marijuana retailer Lord Jones, the limited-run, CBD-infused “medicated gumdrops” are “inspired by

Alt-Rock Grammy Noms 2017

The Grammys are this weekend – Here are some more Alternative & Rock acts up for nomination:   Adele’s “25” is up for Album of the Year As well as her song “Hello” for Record of the Year and Song of the Year 21 Pilots’s “Stressed Out” is also up for Record of the