You've already heard the news: The Replacements are playing Riot Fest Chicago , Toronto , and Denver . But perhaps lost in the shuffle of tonight's breaking news was the announcement of the other bands playing the Denver and Toronto offshoots (the lineup for Riot Fest Chicago was revealed last month). Riot Fest Toronto, set for August 24th-25th at Fort York, will feature The Replacements, Iggy and the Stooges, Rocket From the Crypt, Dinosaur Jr., and Best Coast, among others. Meanwhile, Riot Fest Denver, set for September 21st-22nd at May [...]
Blink-182's breakthrough album, Enema Of The State was released 14 years ago today (June 1st, 1999). Feeling nostalgic? Take a trip down memory lane by streaming the album in its entirety below and read what bassist Mark Hoppus had to say to commemorate the occasion. "Wow. 14 years. Thanks for the birthday wishes. Here’s some trivia about the artwork. There are three different versions. Initial release version has the red cross on the nurse’s hat and a capital B Blink-182. We’d always preferred [...]
Metallica y Lou Reed. Por: @LGKING Todo puede pasar en el excéntrico mundo de la música. Las constantes fiestas, giras y premiaciones se prestan para que muchos músicos compartan experiencias, historias y en varias ocasiones hasta terminen siendo amigos o colaboradores. Esas uniones normalmente son bastante convencionales, pero de pronto surgen duetos inesperados que nadie pudo haber previsto. Una estrella pop que se une a una banda de rock, un rapero en una canción de punk o una estrella del post-rock en una canción de electrónica.
There's no mistaking Davy Jones for Robert DeNiro or Steven Tyler for Marlon Brando. But film history is littered with cameo appearances that prove you don't have to be Lawrence Olivier to steal a scene. From George Clinton crashing frat parties in PCU to stage diving with the Mighty Mighty Bosstones in Clueless , many memorable celluloid moments have been made by bands stepping out from behind their instruments and on to the silver screen. But what about those not-so-obvious cameos? With both Kanye West and Drake set to appear in [...]
Laura Stevenson BY JORDAN MAINZER Even when Laura Stevenson is writing about a “journey to the center of the earth,” she’s still a Long Islander at heart. On the heels of Wheel , her third and best overall studio album, second for emerging label Don Giovanni, and first under her own name and not her band’s name (The Cans), the 29-year-old singer songwriter n played to a packed crowd at Chicago’s Beat Kitchen on May 18. Her rollicking folk-punk was complemented by her sweet, endearingly [...]
Tom DeLonge has announced he is currently recording a brand new Blink-182 song in his home studio. A message and photo update from the guitarist can be found below. "This my office... Inside my studio... As I record.... A New #Blink Song"
Chicago's Riot Fest has revealed its 2013 lineup and local punk rock heroes Fall Out Boy are one of the headliners. Joining them as headliners are fellow pop punk act Blink-182 and another headliner that's yet to be revealed (judging by poster question mark counts, we're guessing Jimmy Eat World). Also playing are bands such as Violent Femmes, Bad Books, AFI, Taking Back Sunday, Glassjaw, Yellowcard, Mission to Burma, Blondie, Guided By Voices, Peter Hook (performing Joy Division) and more. While many of these bands have been touring for ages or are reunited after long hiatuses, there are [...]
Chicago's Riot Fest has revealed its 2013 lineup. The punk and alternative rock festival takes place September 13th - 15th in Humbolt Park. Blink-182, Motörhead, Fall Out Boy, and an as yet announced headliner top this year's bill, appearing alongside Madness, Rancid, Guided By Voices, Peter Hook, Blondie, Crystal Castles, Public Enemy, The Dismemberment Plan, Rocket From The Crypt, The Selector, Bad Religion, Quicksand, Dinosaur Jr., Bob Mould, Against Me!, FLAG, Bad Brains, Glassjaw, Sublime with Rome, AFI, Violet Femmes, and Mission of Burma. Also playing are Taking Back Sunday, Screeching Weasel, X, GWAR, [...]
So, its come down to me. This is the last installment of Our Favorite Songs of All Time list and if you haven't already, please check out everyone else's posts, they're great. I knew this was going to be difficult because there is an insane amount of music out there and since we were doing a list based on OUR favorite songs, nothing based off of other critics reviews or other lists, it made it that much more difficult. I built a list of songs based off of my favorite albums, I'd pick a song from a favorite album of [...]
I might die today, yall. After a weekend back at Duke, pretending I was in college again and all that, my body took a toll. But hey...it's Monday. Popped a molly, I'm sweatin [WOO!] 1. Notorious Insanity [Jamiroquai x Notorious BIG] - Flight Facilities 2. All Gold Shuriken [Trinidad James x Madeon] - The Hood Internet 3. Semblance (Phoenix x Matisyahu x Blink 182 x Fergie) - CHANGE. 4. Semblance of Sound [Hudson Mohawke [...]
Digital Daggers has signed an independent record deal with El Camino Media. El Camino Media is the new venture of Matt Messer. Prior to launching the company, Messer spent nearly two decades working in A&R at EMI Music Publishing, where he signed artists like Augustana, Avenged Sevenfold, and Blink 182. It was also during his tenure at EMI that he played a significant role in the formation of Digital Daggers – members Andrea Wasse and Space were both writers with the publisher, and it was at Messer’s suggestion that the two connected for a writing session. They [...]
What do you get when you mashup Taylor Swift and Blink-182? Listen to the Chamberlain's "1822" by clicking read more.
Anamanaguchi es una banda de Nueva York formada por bajo, guitarras, batería y un Nintendo de 1985 modificado. Combinan sonidos tradicionales y digitales que nos recuerda la música de videojuegos de finales de los años ochenta. Es una banda de punk rock con un Nintendo en la alineación. La banda está formada por cuatro miembros: Peter Berkman -vocalista-, James DeVito -bajista-, Ary Warnaar -guitarrista-, y Luke SilasPeter -baterista- y mañana se estarán presentando en La Capilla para el primer aniversario de Bandtastic [...]
Stone Temple Pilots fired Scott Weiland to the surprise of Scott Weiland. But let's be real: does anyone really care? That's the question posed by Sami on today's Rock It Out Blog. Do you think Weiland's sacking was unfair? Are you excited for the return of Army of Anyone? Let us know in the comment section down below. Other big headlines covered on today's show include The Replacements' new song, forthcoming reissues from Tool and Blink-182, and a possible Chris Rock/Dave Chappelle comedy tour. Also make sure to follow Rock it Out! [...]
For all the Blink-182 fans and collectors out there, here's a bit of good news: Take Off Your Pants and Jacket , the 2001 album that spawned pop-punk anthems like "The Rock Show" and "First Date", will be re-released as a deluxe edition vinyl on May 7th through Shop Radio Cast . Initially planned for release in 2011, the reissue was shelved and delayed when the label that had licensed it, Mightier Than Sword, ran out of money . The deluxe edition LP includes three bonus 73s, and for the first 2,500 copies, [...]
Following their recent Twitter battle , Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker and AJ Maddah, the promoter of Australia's Soundwave Festival, have sorted things out and according to Barker, everything was down to a 'huge lack of communication'. A message from Travis via Twitter can be found by clicking read more. "Spoke with @iamnotshouting All is G and this was a HUGE lack of communication. AJ is a stand up guy and we both were given wrong information"
According to AJ Maddah, the promoter of Australia's Soundwave Festival, Travis Barker has charged Blink-182 a sum of $1.5 million to continue to play without him on the band's current Australian tour. You can see what Maddah had to say here and can find a statement released from Travis, following the promoter's comments made on Twitter, by clicking read more. Barker announced recently that he will not be joining the band on their Australian tour due to his fear of flying. [...]
Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker has released a statement following the news that he will not be joining the band on their upcoming Australian tour due to his fear of flying. See what Barker had to say by clicking read more. "I’m sorry to announce i won’t be joining Blink-182 on this Australian tour. I still haven’t gotten over the horrific events that took place the last time i flew when my plane crashed and 4 people were killed, two being my best friends. [...]
Blink-182 have announced that drummer Travis Barker will not be joining the band on their upcoming Australian tour due to his fear of flying. The band have confirmed that Brooks Wackerman (Bad Religion, Tenacious D) will replace Barker. A statement from Blink can be found by clicking read more. "The trip to Australia was planned during our European tour last summer. The band knew the chances of Travis overcoming his fear of flying, which was magnified after the horrible plane crash in 2008, would be a [...]