For over 15 years ALARM PRESS has been the go to source for everything in music. Along with their always captivating and well informed articles, comes the always anticipated release of their Top 100 Unheralded Albums list. Their list always features great albums from every genre of music being made today. So if you are like everyone else, and live the warp speed life style, then you may just need to take a look!
Iron & Wine's creative master mind, Sam Beam, has been whiling away the last two years of his life with the creation of his new album Kiss Each Other Clean - or one would expect that 's what he's been up to. As usual Mr. Beam's musical creations are filled with wanderlust, it's what makes him so loved by all of you today.
In this, our final Franz Nicolay Video Tour Blog, the band tries their best not to get emotional at the majesty of Niagara Falls, get trampled by pugs, spend the night in their own beds, and the top it all off with a live performance of their song "Z for Zachariah"!
Live From My iPhone is an IRR exclusive Show Review series created by our Seattle writer, Honcho the Grouch. While he's at a show Honcho writes up his thoughts and posts them on IRR after the show is over. Thank you technology!
It's been years since The Juliana Theory broke up. During the long hiatus fans have been waiting for a new offering from lead singer Brett Detar, but something deep down inside me sure is a thinkin' they won't be expecting the songs that compromise Bird In The Tangle to have musically taken such a direction as this. It's time to turn in your emo hair for shit kickers!
"The guys in The Acorn are nicer than most of the bands you think you like, and are great at playing lots of drums on stage together. Their new album is called No Ghost and it's 11 songs long, or short, if you are into having the glass half empty."
Like a race horse trained solely for the purpose of winning the big prize, so does Rocky Votolato spend months and years, pouring his heart out into songs that once released will hopefully have a huge impact on his fans.
I hate a song that makes you think that you are not any good. - Woody Guthrie
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"Do you know what kind of bums me out?, the glut of “country fried” rock bands springing up north of the Mason-Dixon line. Have you no sense of history? Have you no sense of geography? It’s akin to a punk band coming out of Beverly Hills. It’s just so wrong on so many levels."