Oh, what? The Foos are not messing around! Hot on the heels of the super radness that was Cal Jam '17, they've announced they're doing it again! October 5th & 6th at Glen Helen Regional Park and Festival Grounds in San Berdoo, you can get all the info your sweet self needs right here! From [...]

Tom Petty’s Last Performance {WATCH}

Yesterday was a TOUGH day. As if the news about the horrific shooting in Las Vegas was enough, then the news of Tom Petty came out. By no means is Tom Petty passing away anywhere near as horrible as the heinous act committed in Las Vegas, but as a music fan the news of his [...]
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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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Hilary’s Ear Candy: August 2017

Ear Candy = good good new music for your ear holes 8/01 - Citizen "Jet" 8/02 - Propagandhi "Victory Lap" 8/03 - The Cribs "In Your Palace" 8/04 - All Clear Kid! "Late Night Hours" 8/07 - J. Roddy Walston & The Business "The Wanting" 8/08 - Alice Merton "No Roots" 8/09 - Silent Rival [...]

Hilary’s Ear Candy: July 2017

Filling your ear holes with the sweet nectar of these new summer gems: 7/3 - Kasabian "You're In Love With A Psycho" 7/5 - Iron & Wine "Call It Dreaming" 7/6 - Declan McKenna "Humongous" 7/7 - Convoy "Caught Up In You" (a flashback!) 7/10 - Dirty Heads "Vacation" 7/11 - Prophets of Rage "Living [...]
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Hilary’s Ear Candy: June 2017

New music! It's like nude music, but different. Dig it: 6/1 - Arcade Fire "Everything Now" 6/2 - The War On Drugs "Holding On" 6/5 - Sia feat. Labrinth "To Be Human" 6/6 - Rancid "Where I'm Going" 6/7 - Liam Gallagher "Wall Of Glass" 6/8 - Phoenix "Goodbye Soleil" 6/9 - Creature Canyon "She's [...]

Empire Of The Sun Want To Blow Your Mind At X-Fest

Empire of The Sun, one of the ten bands playing X-Fest this Sunday, are something of an enigma. I mean, take a listen to this interview I did with Nick Littlemore a few months ago. See what I mean? Luke Steele came by the 91X Coachella flophouse in April and was awesome - he showed up [...]

“Beat Shazam” Is The TV Game Show Music Nerds Like Me Have Been Waiting For

Playing the "can you guess which song THIS is?" game is one of my favorite music-nerdy pastimes. There's something so satisfying about struggling through the mental fog as I feel the answer bubbling up,  screaming it out, and being right! The more hardcore the music fans I play with, the sweeter the glory when I guess correctly. [...]

Radiohead Just Got A Newly-Discovered Ant Named After Them

Not to be outdone by the shrimp recently named after Pink Floyd, a newly discovered species of silky, fungus-growing ant was just named the Sericomyrmex radioheadi. Of course it was! Discovered in the Amazon, researchers Ana Ješovnik and Ted R. Schultz of the Smithsonian Institution's Ant Lab wanted to honor Radiohead's commitment to environmental awareness and activism. Learn [...]

Sublime And Alesmith Are Collaborating on a Beer

It's a trend I can really get behind: more and more local breweries have been teaming up with some of our favorite 91X artists to create beers together! Belching Beaver and Deftones created Phantom Bride (and it's delicious) and Reel Big Fish and Amplified Ale Works are about to release their collaboration. Now Sublime, to celebrate the 25th [...]