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It was just over two years ago that Glasgow trio Chvrches first tapped their synth keys into our hearts with their dark, romantic pop. Aside from their Recover EP and full-length debut The Bones Of…   Read Story »
Irish troubadour Hozier hit BBC's Live Lounge with a take on the Arctic Monkeys' AM highlight "Do I Wanna Know?" -- a tune also covered by Chvrches and Sam Smith. The original is a huffing, snarling,…   Read Story »
Way back in 2004, when the internet was still a new-ish thing and CD-Rs were still relevant, a specific CD-R filled with loud music spurred from shitty amps was making its way across England. That…   Read Story »
If there's ever going to be a mass-scale zombie outbreak, a big outdoor show would be a good place for it to start. Apparently, biting is suddenly big among people who go to these things. Yesterday,…   Read Story »
More than most North American cities, Montreal gets it right when it comes to hosting music festivals. Fortunate enough to have a setting like Parc Jean-Drapeau, located in the heart of the city, a…   Read Story »
AM, the album that the Arctic Monkeys released last year, is the sort of album that refuses to get old; its economic grooves and old-school rock-star sneer are rare things in an era where the entire…   Read Story »
It has to be a toss-up between Coachella and Bonnaroo as to which is our most iconic currently active American festival. Growing up in Pennsylvania, I found the earlier years of Bonnaroo somewhat…   Read Story »
St. Louis' LouFest has been going strong since 2010, and this year's lineup has just been announced. OutKast will headline (as can be expected at this point) along with Arctic Monkeys and Cake. Some…   Read Story »
Tame Impala's "Feels Like We Only Go Backwards" has already been interpreted by Dave Harrington, Chrome Canyon, Memory Tapes, Kendrick Lamar, A$AP Rocky, and the PS22 Kids Chorus, among others, and…   Read Story »
The Lollapalooza festival once again comes to Chicago's Grant Park this 8/1-3, and while it hasn't yet announced its lineup, the Chicago Tribune has learned the names of four of its headliners:…   Read Story »