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BRMC Postpones Headlining Shows, Will Stay on Revised Stone Temple Pilots Trek

In the wake of Stone Temple Pilots’ decision to postpone their current headlining tour, support act Black Rebel Motorcycle Club will have to shuffle and postpone two of their headlining dates as well.

28 Sep 2010 | More

Gary Lightbody Finds Creative Rebirth with an Elegant Tired Pony

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Gary Lightbody has a host of pressing issues that keep him up at night, and one of them affects his millions of fans more than the others: his tireless work ethic. The rest of the issues are layers of bollocks on chart-topping bollocks of heartache and regret generally reserved for his day job’s output.

28 Sep 2010 | 3 comments | More

Tired Pony – ‘The Place We Ran From’

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Not so much indie rock’s take on Trout Fishing in America or On the Road, the debut album from Gary Lightbody’s new supergroup Tired Pony arrives with an emotional storm between two lovers and ends up in pieces. What transpires along the way are pages of weary long-distance dedications and sublime moments of clarity and lovingly melodic folk-tinged slices of life with America as the unpredictably tidal backdrop.

28 Sep 2010 | 3 comments | More

Jimmy Eat World – ‘Invented’

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As the torch-bearers of pop-friendly emo, Jimmy Eat World’s ability to transcend the much-maligned genre to maintain a well-respected career is due in large part to their devotion to making searing, life-affirming rock tunes that people care about.

28 Sep 2010 | 1 comment | More