Transplants Release New Covers EP (And One New Song!)

As if they weren't bus enough, the guys in Transplants recorded a new EP recently, and it's a fun one! It's mostly cover songs but they did include one new song called "Won't Be Coming Back." Get the EP here and hear the new song below! 01. Saturday Night 02. Seeing Red (Minor Threat cover) [...]
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Linkin Park Release Carpool Karaoke Video Filmed Days Before Chester’s Death

It was filmed just days before Linkin Park's Chester Bennington took his own life, and now, with the blessing of his family, the band has shared their episode of Carpool Karaoke. They joke around with Ken Jeong, talk Dungeons and Dragons, and generally seem to be having a lot of fun. It's heartbreaking to watch [...]
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Cage the Elephant Cover Tom Petty

It’s a song that they’ve covered here and there over the years, so it was no surprise when Cage the Elephant kicked off their Cal Jam set over the weekend with a cover of the Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers song “Last Dance With Mary Jane.” Matt nailed the plaintive harmonica parts, and you could [...]
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White Stripes Are Releasing 3 Early Live Shows On Vinyl

Unfortunately, their Dec. 9, 2000 show at the Casbah or their July 18th, 2001 show - also at the Casbah - are not part of the upcoming live White Stripes releases, but hardcore fans may still be chomping at the bit to get their hands on Live in Detroit: 1999-2000-2001.  If you want to own these [...]
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Hilary’s Ear Candy: October 2017

because #rocktober 10/02 - Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers "I Need To Know" 10/03 - #GOALS "All My Friends Are Here" 10/04 - Ted Leo "Can't Go Back" 10/05 - Ron Gallo "Put The Kids To Bed" 10/06 - JD McPherson "Lucky Penny" 10/09 - Dispatch "Painted Yellow Lines" 10/10 - Coast Modern "Dive" 10/11 [...]

[WATCH] U2 Are Tourists Like Us In Their New Video

Fresh off their powerful live show in San Diego last Friday night, U2 have released the video for the first song from the upcoming Songs of Experience. In the clip for "You're The Best Thing About Me," they're just four regular guys checking out New York City. OR ARE THEY? You make the call:
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Bleachers, Cyndi Lauper, Ryan Adams And More Cover Tegan And Sara On The Con X: Covers!

To celebrate the 10th anniversary of their album "The Con," Tegan and Sara are releasing a covers album that is chock full of awesome musicians! Ryan Adams, Hayley Williams, Grimes, Cyndi Lauper, Bleachers, PVRIS and a bunch of other incredibly talented people are on The Con X: Covers, which comes out on October 20th. Coincidentally [...]
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Never Knew He Fronted a Punk Band, The Peter Dinklage Edition

(image courtesy of uncle_shoggoth on flickr) As if Peter Dinklage wasn't cool enough (I mean, Tyrion and Samwell Tarly are tied as my favorite Game of Thrones characters), pictures of him fronting his old punk band Whizzy have surfaced. I LOVE YOU, INTERNET. See them here and when you're done, don't forget that Hodor is also [...]
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Hilary’s Ear Candy: September 2017

because new music is delicious   9/01 - Spoon "Can I Sit Next To You" 9/04 - Arkells "Knocking At The Door" 9/05 - Arkells AGAIN, they're playing Wrex The Halls 2017! :) 9/06 - U2 "You're The Best Thing About Me" 9/07 - Beck "Up All Night" 9/08 - Dreamcar - "All Of The [...]