Tight Matchups in Round 2 and 3 for Y-Not Radio’s Modern Rock Madness 2014
Apr02

Tight Matchups in Round 2 and 3 for Y-Not Radio’s Modern Rock Madness 2014

The second round of Y-Not Radio’s 2014 Modern Rock Madness is set! We’ve chopped our field of 64 acts in half, and just 32 artists remain! Let’s look back at Tuesday’s matches, shall we? It was surprisingly close, but former champs Radiohead got past Matt & Kim for the first win of the day. In an incredibly tight race, TV On The Radio just barely won out over Pixies, followed by an easy victory for 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of...

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The Governors Ball Music Festival releases daily lineup, single ticket sales, and  more
Apr02

The Governors Ball Music Festival releases daily lineup, single ticket sales, and more

New York City’s 4th annual Governors Ball will be held on  Friday, June 6th through Sunday, June 8th on Randall’s Island Park. With the unveiling each day’s lineup, Governor’s Ball announced that single day GA and VIP tickets will be available on April 4th, 12 noon EST. A limited single day ticket pre-sale via Citi will begin 10 am EST on April 2nd. They also announced Answer the Call as the official charity...

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High-Voltage Low Cut Connie at Tellus 360 – Lancaster, PA
Apr01

High-Voltage Low Cut Connie at Tellus 360 – Lancaster, PA

You wouldn’t expect a band that had a song named as one of the top 50 singles of 2012 in Rolling Stone to come play an intimate show at Tellus 360 in Lancaster, PA but with Low Cut Connie you can’t really predict what their about to do next, except you can be sure that they’re going to put on one hell of a good show. The opening band was a funk, psychedelic jam band called Sprinter Cat from York/Philly, PA that was very reminiscent of...

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New Release Tuesday – April 1, 2014
Apr01

New Release Tuesday – April 1, 2014

No this isn’t an April Fool’s prank! It is Tuesday however, which means.. NEW MUSIC! While you may be skeptical about all other things today, this is one thing you can be sure of. Enjoy everyone! PICK OF THE WEEK Indie rockers Cloud Nothings, not only premiered new song, “I’m Not Part Of Me” today but have released their fourth studio album Here and Nowhere Else. Cloud Nothings third album was when the...

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[REVIEW] The War On Drugs Triumph Again With New Release: Lost In The Dream
Apr01

[REVIEW] The War On Drugs Triumph Again With New Release: Lost In The Dream

The War On Drugs’ new album Lost In The Dream was released a week ago, and in that week, I’ve spent a good deal of time with this piece of work from some of Philadelphia’s indie rock heroes. Lost In The Dream is the band’s third studio album, and follows their highly acclaimed 2011 release, Slave Ambient. Much like Slave Ambient, Lost In The Dream is full of The War On Drugs’ signature style of indie rock gems and expansive jams...

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[Review] Chuck Ragan Howls about the Road and Love on New Album – Till Midnight
Apr01

[Review] Chuck Ragan Howls about the Road and Love on New Album – Till Midnight

We should all consider ourselves lucky that Chuck Ragan has packaged his blend of stripped-down roots rock in Till Midnight just in time for a season change. On his fourth solo effort, the raspy voiced troubadour attacks these 10 songs with the same energy and relentlessness that put his first band – hardcore punk darlings Hot Water Music – on the map. There are a few more love songs on this one, but they’re Chuck...

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