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Weird Band of the Week: PPL MVR

You probably think you can tell what PPL MVR sound like just by looking at them. I mean, it’s three guys dressed up like yetis. It’s gotta be knuckle-dragging, skull-pounding sludge metal, right? 413 more words


THE ELWINS ! Canadian Summer Pop Kicks...

Artist: The Elwins
Home: Keswick, Ontario – Canada

Members: clockwise from top right: Frankie Figliomeni (bass), Feurd (guitar, keyboards) Travis Stokl (drums) and frontman Matthew Sweeney (vocals, guitar) 84 more words

Shout Out

Rivers Cuomo tries to win back Best Coast's heart in Weezer's video for "Go Away" -- watch

Weezer have shared a hilarious video for “Go Away”, their collaboration with Best Coast singer Bethany Cosentino.

Directed by Brendan Walter and Greg Yagolnitzer, the clip sees… 95 more words


Album Review: Riot! - Paramore

Paramore is one of the most popular pop-punk bands to feature a girl as the lead singer. Let’s be honest, Haley Williams is seriously badass. Although they have more recently changed their sound to be a bit more pop, Riot! 420 more words

Album Reviews

Album Review: Albert Hammond Jr. - Momentary Masters

As guitarist and keyboardist for The Strokes, Albert Hammond Jr. is an accomplished pacemaker. He measures the pulse of his band, holding up melodic lines with patterns carefully perched between protruding bass, lead guitar, and tethering vocals. 699 more words

Album Reviews

Tommy James Invented Bubblegum Pop

Tommy James was one of the many stars in Issue#2 of TEENAGE NEWS. Here is an excerpt from his tell all interview. For the full story buy… 2,871 more words


The Role Models "The Go-To Guy"

The idea of starting a four, or five piece band with musicians who will play together for years has become more than difficult in 2015. Rich Rags knows about it! 203 more words