To celebrate their undying bromance, as well as their co-headline tour that began last night in Boston, Deer Tick and The Hold Steady have decided to cover each others songs… 36 more words
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I’ll cop all day to my numerous cultural blind spots. I’ve never seen Firefly (and shut up with the “Oh, you’ve never seen Firefly?! You’d love it!”s. 1,069 more words
Fact: All of your heroes will grow old and die.
It’s a depressing thought. It’s an especially poignant one in a year like 2014, when 1994 is officially twenty years gone and most of the bands that were The Scene in that legendary year are now long gone by the wayside, broken up for good or relegated to the Gen X version of the oldies circuit. 601 more words
If V12-class, cranked-up distortion is your weapon of choice, two guitars are better than one. That’s the first lesson of Tinnitus-Induced Euphoria 101. It took the Hold Steady five albums to figure that one out, but you could argue that they deserve an extension, having been preoccupied with the departure of keyboardist Franz Nicholay since 2010. 768 more words
NEW SONG: THE HOLD STEADY – “I Hope This Whole Thing Didn’t Frighten You”.
Song from The Hold Steady’s forthcoming new album ‘Teeth Dreams.’ Available March 25, 2014 on Washington Square.