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Howler Blasts Death By Audio to Smithereens, They Wish: 1.19.12

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America Give Up, indeed. Since the Strokes and the long-lost Libertines have lost their relevancy, perhaps we do need a new bunch of 19-year-olds to shake up the basics of rock and roll for the younger set, proving that there’s still plenty to be said for rollicking choruses, simple guitar chords and comedic banter. Howler is clearly cocky frontman Jordan Gatesmith’s project, though his band mates Ian Nygaard (guitar), France Camp (bass), Max Petrek (keyboards) and Brent Mayes (drums) are the perfect backdrop, filling out Howler’s sound and making the set come alive like a boys’ bratty party on stage.

21 Jan 2012 | More

The Vaccines Release Latest Video for “Norgarrd” Single

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London band, The Vaccines, who we caught opening for Arctic Monkeys this May, and who remind us of a vibrant mix of Stiff Little Fingers, Sex Pistols and the Libertines, have just revealed their latest video for their single “Norgarrd”…

8 Jul 2011 | More

Escape to New York Festival Announces Main Acts, from Patti Smith to The Psychedelic Furs

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Escape to New York Festival, the first annual art, music and interactive performance weekend taking place August 5th through 7th near Southampton, NY, and created by the founder of the UK’s Secret Garden Party, has announced their Friday and Saturday line-ups, a hefty blend of timeless musicians and summery greats.

11 May 2011 | More