Greta Van Fleet took over the top slot on the Billboard Top Artist album chart this week. Let that sink in for a second.
On The Joy Formidable’s magnificent new record, AAARTH, the band searches for a way to reconcile the many opposing elements of today’s fractured world.
Lest we forget that rock-n-roll isn’t all limousines and champagne, The Struts’ Luke Spiller listed off the band’s grueling 24 hours in Las Vegas halfway through a sweat drenched set at Brooklyn Bowl.
Broken Social Scene in Orlando Broken Social Scene, Canada’s premier indie super-group (with members from Feist, Metric, STARS, Do Make Say Think), crashed our little corner of Southern America on an extended run of dates for their Hug of Thunder tour. RPM contributor William Powell was there to capture the show.
Devo! The Damned! it’s Burger Boogaloo 2018 in Oakland! Burger Boogaloo 2018 came roaring into Mosswood Park in Oakland, California this past weekend. Now in its ninth year, the festival brought together more than twenty bands over two days, with highlights including headlining sets from The Damned and Devo (with Fred Armisen on drums –…
Science Fiction: A Brief History Of Thompson Twins This month marks the 33rd anniversary of Live Aid and the bands that ruled that day (Queen and U2) remain as front of mind as ever in popular culture with sold-out arena tours and, in the case of Queen, a new film and Vegas residency on the…
Throughout history, the most interesting and exciting music often happens on the edges where the most marginalized artists reside.
The Pretenders at the Masonic in San Fran! The Pretenders rocked the Masonic in San Francisco on June 22nd. Our own Aaron Rubin was there to capture the show. with support from Chuck Prophet and The Mission Express
In a few months, The Joy Formidable will be playing in front of packed stadiums while supporting the Foo Fighters.
In the 90s, the female singer-songwriter explosion brought a wave of significant alternative artists who helped re-shape the decade.