Philly punk band The Menzingers will embark on a US tour this summer in support of their new album Rented World, out April 22 on Epitaph. Tickets go on sale on Friday 3/14 at 12 PM EST at www.TheMenzingers.com. Stay tuned for more information and special guests to be announced.
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Detroit, Michigan – Independent electronic-rock Artist/Producer Celldweller has re-launched his YouTube channel with a series of weekly shows, including: Ask_Celldweller, Cellevision, Recording Cessions, Celldweller Production and Demo Vault. A combination of the 5 shows will air weekly on... read full story»
photo credit: Alex John Beck
Vampire Weekend have added several dates to their upcoming tour. Along with previously announced headlining slots including Governors Ball and Bonnaroo, the band will also be appearing on the new Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on March 24th and headlining... read full story»
Moogfest, the five-day festival dedicated to the synthesis of technology, art, science and music, which Mashable calls “No Ordinary Festival“, is six weeks away and today announces the daily schedule plus single day passes. Since its inception in 2004, Moogfest has been a magnet for... read full story»
Kill The Crowd! Kill The Crowd! Kill The Crowd! is the constant chant you get from fans when Montreal’s aggressive, hilarious, heavy and bloody five-piece Dark Century take the stage and inject a party of trans fat, bacon and moshing fun times (see live video of bacon throwing). No wonder... read full story»
Paolo Nutini takes to the streets of Los Angeles in the latest video for “Scream (Funk My Life Up)” off his upcoming EP, out in April. The black and white video which premiered yesterday on Billboard.com, shows many eclectic Los Angeles natives, including sparkly dancers, skateboarders, a... read full story»
Today Lissie announces the release of her new covers EP, ‘Cryin’ To You’, featuring stunning re-worked versions of Danzig’s ‘Mother’, One Direction’s ‘Story of My Life’, Judas Priest’s ‘Electric Eye’,... read full story»
The UK’s Goodtime Boys are gearing up to release their first proper full-length album, Rain, on May 20th via Bridge Nine Records. Rain was recorded by the band’s own Lewis Johns at The Ranch in Southampton and mastered by Alan Douches at West West Side, and features some of the... read full story»
Trill Entertainment and Atlantic Records joined forces to celebrate the highly anticipated release of legendary Baton Rouge rapper, Lil’ Boosie from his 52 month prison sentence, down from his original sentence of 96 months at The Angola Louisiana State Penitentiary. On Monday, March 10th... read full story»
Pussy Riot members Nadya Tolokonikova and Masha Alyokhina have made a surprise appearance in a new video by human rights group The Voice Project. The new video and campaign, #SolidarityWisconsin, launched Tuesday to petition Wisconsin Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen to drop the prosecution... read full story»
Interview with Michael Del Pizzo
By: Gary Flinn
My first exposure to Sunflower Dead came last April at the Masquerade in Atlanta when they were touring with Hellyeah and All That Remains. At that point I had never heard of the band and had no idea what was about to happen. ... read full story»
Alternative and Indie lovers can take a listen to an underground band from Vancouver, Canada: The Written Years.
“Affection, belonging, loss and nostalgia: four themes that encompass the lyrically driven music of The Written Years,” said The Written Years press kit.
People who enjoy... read full story»
Photo by Zayra Alvarez
Interview with Drummer Chris Phillips from IAMDYNAMITE on December 17th, The Fillmore. Detroit, Michigan.
HHM: Chris, I wasn’t really prepared to interview. I’m really glad I got a chance to see you play.
So… hometown crowd, you’re from around here.
CP:... read full story»
While The Black Keys aren’t so hot right now, it’s time for another fun rockin’ blues version coming out from San Francisco, Calif. to make things all better: Fritz Montana.
While the rock industry is changing, Fritz Montana is proving people that the fun ol’ blues still... read full story»
More Metro Music interview with producer duo VONAIRS
More Metro Music: Thanks for taking the time to do this interview Vonairs. Tell us a bit about yourself,
your name, age, where you’re from and an interesting fact if you like…
We’re two swedish guys, Petter and Elias, in our... read full story»
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Andi sat down with Bec Hollcraft of Stars In Stereo on the bus after their set at Pierce’s in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Stars In Stereo is on tour with Halestorm and Redlight King.
HHM: Have you felt that it has been harder for you as a woman in this genre?... read full story»
HHM: I am here with Jesse Leach, vocalist of Killswitch Engage, how are you today?
Jesse: I’m alright, I’m breathing.
HHM: You guys have been on this tour with Lamb of God, Testament, and Huntress since October 22nd and you only have two shows left on this run, one of those... read full story»
Interview with Producer/Engineer/Musician John Kay of Stu Stu Studio
HHM: I know that the vast majority of producers began as musicians and tend to fall into being producers for one reason or another, What started you down this path?
John: After recording as a musician in different studios of... read full story»
I was able to catch up with Spencer for a little sit down prior to their set at Shaka’s in Virginia Beach, VA to discuss the struggles, their recent signing and the upcoming release of their new record.
HHM: Congratulations on signing to Outerloop. They had been managing you guys for a while... read full story»
Stephen Blickenstaff is a local artist that everyone should be aware of. Over the years his work has been used by many well-known bands as well as Guitar Player Magazine.
How did you start making art, and why do you continue to make it?
Stephen: I started drawing when I was old enough to hold a... read full story»