Wednesday
Feb232011

[Listen] Foo Fighters - "Rope"

Happy Hump Day folks! What better way to kick off things, than starting with the new single from Foo Fighters, “Rope.” The track falls within the style of nearly every Foo Fighters' single, which is heavy but catchy. Although, it is certainly not as heavy as the first taste of the new album we received with "White Limo." Check out the track in the player below and let us know what you think in the comments. The band's new album Wasting Light releases on April 12th.

Rope by Foo Fighters

Tuesday
Feb222011

Girl Talk To Co-Headline Governors Ball Music Festival, Announces More Spring & Summer Shows

Gregg Gillis, better known as Girl Talk is heading back out on the road after a two week break back home in Pittsburgh to continue his 40+ city tour of North America in support of his new album, All Day. After a staggering run of 22 sold out shows, Gillis picks up right where he left off at NYC's Terminal 5 on Thursday. 

In case you can't make it on Thursday like me, do not fret! Girl Talk will be co-headling the Governors Ball Music Festival on Saturday, June 18th. He'll also be making appearances at Summercamp and Bonnaroo in case you're heading out to those as well. 

Also very awesome for Girl Talk: they recently were nominated for a Performing Woodie at the 2011 Woodie Awards. Be sure to go show your support by voting

Is Girl Talk headed to your city? Check out the tour dates after the jump and find out! 

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Tuesday
Feb222011

[Watch] Travis Barker - "Come N Get It" Feat Clipse (Video)

Check out the video for one of the hottest (if not THE hottest) track "Come N Get It" featuring Clipse off Travis Barker and DJ Whoo Kid's recent mixtape Let The Drummer Get Wicked. Peep the mixtape here. The track was produced by Pharrell and Travis Barker and the videowas directed by DanTheMan and DJ Whoo Kid and was filmed using an Xbox Kinect.

Tuesday
Feb222011

[Watch] Elbow - "Lippy Kids" (Studio Footage) 

Manchester's Elbow has announced the release of their upcoming album, build a rocket boys!, which will be available digitally on March 8th and in stores everywhere April 12, 2011. build a rocket boys! is the follow up to their platinum-selling album The Seldom Seen Kid, which won Mercury Music Album of the Year for 2008, among other awards. 

The video above was taken while they were recording in Blueprint Studios. If this is any indication of what the rest of the album will sound like, hold onto your hats, folks. We're about to be blown away. 

Elbow will also be performing at Coachella 2011 on April 16th, which gives you just enough time to memorize all the lyrics to the new album for the show! 

Tuesday
Feb222011

Chromeo performs "Hot Mess" on Conan

Last night, Canadian electro-funk duo Chromeo payed Coco a visit, performing the incredibly awesome "Hot Mess," the third single from their latest album Business Casual. Chromeo have already shown us that they are as amazing on stage as they are on their albums, and this time was no different. Dave-1 (Dave Maklovitch) has his stage presence down, rockin' his Les Paul and drums while P-Thugg (Patrick Gemayel) effortlessly plays his synthesizer. If that wasn't enough, the sexy female police officers from the "Hot Mess" video came along for the show, providing back up vocals. Sit back, relax, and watch a performance that is most definitely hot and anything but messy.
Tuesday
Feb222011

Lyrics Born Extends His "As You Were" 2011 World Tour

Bay Area's Lyrics Born is just finishing up a very successful two month world tour. How successful, you ask? Successful enough that he is extending his tour into March and April! To keep things fresh for this leg of the tour, he's enlisted Skins & Needles as his backing band for the upcoming shows. 

Check out some footage from the tour below:

Upcoming tour dates are after the jump! 

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Tuesday
Feb222011

[Listen] TV On The Radio/Maximum Balloon's Dave Sitek Remixes The Naked And Famous' "Young Blood"

Dave Sitek is a very busy man from producing, to playing guitar with his band TV on the Radio, playing bass for Jane's Addiction or even working on his solo material under Maximum Balloon, the guy never seems to stop working. Just a week ago Dave dropped a remix for Lykke Li's latest single "I Follow Rivers", now this week he drops a remix for The Naked and Famous' hit "Young Blood". The man is unstoppable! Check out the track in the player below.

Speaking of unstoppable, it seems like Dave and the boys of TV on The Radio will be hitting the road soon in support of their forthcoming LP Nine Types of Light dropping this spring on Interscope. Check out the dates that TVOTR's official twitter announced so far after the jump. 

The Naked And Famous - "Young Blood" (Dave Sitek Remix) by Some Kind of Awesome

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Tuesday
Feb222011

[Watch] Peter, Bjorn & John - "Second Chance" (Video) & Perform For Rolling Stone Live

Our good friend The Audio Perv shot us over the heads up on the new video from Swedish indie band Peter, Bjorn and John for their second single "Second Chance" from their upcoming album Gimme Some premiering earlier on VEVO today. Check it out in the player above.

The band also dropped by the Rolling Stone offices to perform the song along with "Dig A Little Deeper" and the first single from Gimme Some "Breaker Breaker." Check out the session as well as an interview with the band discussing how they decided to return to the punk sound of their earlier records and more after the jump. Gimme Some releases March 29th via StarTime International.

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