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When the Gaslight Anthem first crossed my radar four years ago, I remember being overjoyed that a punk band like this could still exist, that there was still gold left in them thar hills. The…   Read Story »
The Gaslight Anthem's new album Handwritten is out tomorrow, and the band has already unveiled a video for first single "45." That clip was about as simple as it comes: Just the band playing for an…   Read Story »
Next week, durable Jersey rock scrappers the Gaslight Anthem drop their fourth album Handwritten. First single "45" has already turned out to be a rare thing: A straight-up rock song that works…   Read Story »
Last night, Jersey bashers the Gaslight Anthem showed up on the Late Show With David Letterman, chugging their way through the new single "45," a song that gets better every time I hear it. And they…   Read Story »
Handwritten, the new album from the great Jersey band the Gaslight Anthem, is on the way, and today we get the video for the hearty first single "45." The clip is about as straightforward as these…   Read Story »
Way back on "Even Cowgirls Get The Blues," a song from their breakout album The '59 Sound, the Gaslight Anthem were namechecking Tom Petty. This is back when they were more or less considered a punk…   Read Story »
A couple of years ago, the Gaslight Anthem rose to prominence in circles where straight-ahead, hearty young punk bands barely ever find ways to matter. In modern-rock radio and in cool-kid…   Read Story »
"We didn't forget where we came from, right?" asked Gaslight Anthem lead singer Brian Fallon Friday Night at the Convention Hall in Asbury Park, which was an immediately recognized hat-tip; the crowd…   Read Story »
Beyoncé doesn't normally play festivals, but by all accounts she killed it at Worth Farm last night. After her Glasto headline performance the star told BBC she was so nervous playing for 175,000…   Read Story »
It's a certain Garden State patriot that the Gaslight Anthem are forever indebted to -- a lineage they honor proudly -- though last night the band filed a searing cover of a grunge-era jewel as their…   Read Story »