Art Alexakis, frontman and songwriter of ’90s pop-rockers Everclear, has announced a new album called Sun Songs, his first record released outside the banner of his longtime band. It’s out October 11. Alexakis has also announced a tour of U.S., U.K. and Ireland tour dates in support of the album.
Beach House have announced a string of North American tour dates, scheduled for late spring and early summer. The Baltimore duo’s itinerary includes several previously announced festival appearances, including sets at Bonnaroo, Bellweather, and the nostalgic-as-hell Just Like Heaven festival, as well as two-night stopovers in Brooklyn and Seattle. They’ll
Wilco’s Jeff Tweedy is releasing his new book, Let’s Go (So We Can Get Back): A Memoir of Recording and Discording with Wilco, Etc., next month. In promotion of the forthcoming memoir, Tweedy has announced a short book tour taking place in mid-November, featuring the artist in conversation about his
Nineties feminist punk pioneers Bikini Kill’s catalog is finally available on streaming services. According to singer Kathleen Hanna, the decision was motivated by a desire to let more people have access to their music, despite streaming’s garbage royalty rates. In addition to their discography coming to streaming platforms, Bikini Kill
The incredibly lucky or incredibly unlucky Travis Barker popped up on the red carpet this past weekend wearing a wrist brace but otherwise apparently unharmed after his SUV was hit by a school bus while driving in Calabasas on Friday...the 13th. The Blink-182 drummer, 42, is still recovering from blood
Foo Fighters have announced the supporting acts for select dates on their current tour around North America. The tour is in support of their 2017 album Concrete and Gold and will include opening act performances from Dinosaur Jr., Speedy Ortiz, The Joy Formidable, Gang of Youths, The Struts, and more.
As promised, Foo Fighters’ rock-focused Cal Jam festival has returned for 2018. The Foos curated the festival and will once again headline, alongside Iggy Pop, Deer Tick, Tenacious D, Garbage, Manchester Orchestra, and more. The Cal Jam festival will take place October 6 in San Bernardino, with additional performances
The National took home the Best Alternative Music Album Grammy, beating out Arcade Fire, Gorillaz, LCD Soundsystem, and Father John Misty. Sleep Well Beast, the band’s first album in four years, earned the Dessner twins and co. their very first Grammy. LCD Soundsystem have won Best Dance Recording at the 60th
There have been Kurt Cobain toys before, but never ones as adorable as the new figurines of the Nirvana frontman. Funko, the company behind those ubiquitous sci-fi bobbleheads, has announced their latest collection of pop/rock figures, which will include three unique collectible Kurts: Cobain in a striped green shirt