On September 21, 1992, Radiohead released their debut single, “Creep.” While the British alt-rockers had initially recorded other tracks for a potential debut, none ended up satisfying the band. In between takes at the studio, Radiohead began jamming out another song, “Creep,” which frontman Thom Yorke had written years earlier as a student at Exeter read more
In Memoriam of Steve Harwell (Jan 9, 1967 – Sept 4, 2023) Los Angeles, CA – The music industry and fans around the world are reeling from the news of the passing of Steve Harwell, the charismatic lead singer of the iconic band Smash Mouth. Harwell, whose distinctive voice and energetic stage presence endeared him read more
This week's playlist features songs from The Gromble, SLED, Bassnectar with Macntaj, and Noah Kahan.
On August 17, 1991, Nirvana filmed the “Smells Like Teen Spirit” video featuring real Nirvana fans for an audience. The video cost less than $50,000 to produce. The video won many awards like the Best New Artist and Best Alternative Group at the 1992 MTV Video Music Awards.”
Listen to Charlie Rae's "She's a Wild One", Jason Mraz's "Sunshine Song (Live)", Pepper's "Bones", and The Fray's "Love Don't Die".
Vattnet have announced their self-titled LP release date for September 15, 2017. Vattnet have also released their video “Spun” on Revolver. Watch “Spun” here. With the release of their widely heralded 2015 album “Settler,” Vattnet (formerly Vattnet Viskar,) rode the line between American black metal and a more experimental blend of atmospheric, melody driven metal. read more
This record is the first opportunity we have had to really show what this band is. We poured a lot of ourselves into these songs.
Chicago has long been a breeding ground for great indie labels, and it’s time to add a new one to the list. Dodgeball Records, co-founded by Chris Messer, frontman of Chicago band Showoff and his wife Dani Messer, and recently joined by longtime friend Mike Felumlee (Smoking Popes/Alkaline Trio/Live From The Rock Room), runs like read more
Listen to MOsley WOtta's "Splash", JoAnna Lee's "The Real Thing", Missy Elliott's "WTF" featuring Pharrell Williams, and Lorde's "Sober".