Surprises, big wins and more during Day 1 of Y-Not Radio’s Modern Rock Madness
Mar30

Surprises, big wins and more during Day 1 of Y-Not Radio’s Modern Rock Madness

The first day of Y-Not Radio‘s 2015 edition of Modern Rock Madness is in the books, with the left side of the bracket whittled down. Sixteen artists have already been eliminated, and sixteen more will say goodbye on Tuesday. Let’s look at the results of Monday’s match-ups, before previewing Tuesday’s action. The morning kicked off with Jack White and his plethora of bands easily defeating The Wombats and...

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[WATCH] CRUISR @ SXSW 2015 – TSI Lounge Session
Mar30

[WATCH] CRUISR @ SXSW 2015 – TSI Lounge Session

I had the pleasure of catching up with the CRUISR dudes at SXSW for a TSI Lounge Session.  The band recently released Go For It. The title track is as dancey as it is catchy, not to mention it’s something you’ll be singing in the car, windows down, all summer long. I don’t want to give away too much, but let’s just clarify and say there is beer in those bottles. Watch the interview edited by TSI’s Tim...

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Neon Trees Kick Off Summer Tour This June
Mar30

Neon Trees Kick Off Summer Tour This June

Neon Trees today announced their next tour “An Intimate Night Out With Neon Trees” will kick off June 6th in Seattle, WA at the Showbox and cross the country before winding down on July 25th in Boston, MA at Paradise Rock Club.  A full list of tour dates can be found below. “At the end of last year we had made plans to take this year off, but honestly we got bored at home. We just love touring that much,” said...

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The Birdman Rallies Release New Single ‘Wild Sisters’ Today!
Mar30

The Birdman Rallies Release New Single ‘Wild Sisters’ Today!

The Birdman Rallies formed in Harrogate, North Yorkshire in 2009, releasing an EP (untitled) the same year, followed by ‘Gondola’ in 2011. Debut album ‘moons’ followed shortly after in 2013 the same year. Fusing together a contemporary approach to straight-up songwriting with youthful, laid-back vocals, The Birdman Rallies find that “influences come from everywhere, everyday”, working their way into the band’s warm brand of...

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Bring on the Madness! Y-Not Radio’s Modern Rock Madness starts Monday!
Mar29

Bring on the Madness! Y-Not Radio’s Modern Rock Madness starts Monday!

It’s time once again for everyone’s favorite ripoff of a certain college basketball tournament with a trademarked name! Y-Not Radio‘s Modern Rock Madness kicks off tomorrow (3/30) at 9am! The annual competition traces its lineage all the way back to seminal Modern Rock station WDRE in the mid-90s, and by our calculations, that makes this year’s tournament technically the 20th edition! (If memory serves us, Bush...

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Everything you need to know – Rock to the Future’s ‘Music for All Ball’ 2015!
Mar27

Everything you need to know – Rock to the Future’s ‘Music for All Ball’ 2015!

Join Rock to the Future in celebrating our 5th anniversary at the 2015 Music For All Ball on Saturday, April 18th from 7 – 11 pm at the Mummers Museum in South Philadelphia! Sponsored by The Somers Team, Port Richmond Savings, Hayden Real Estate LLC, Little Baby’s Ice Cream and more, the Music for All Ball raises awareness and funds to provide free music education to hundreds of underserved Philadelphia youth each year....

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