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Halsey Announces Headlining Tour Alternative News Pop 

Halsey Announces Headlining Tour

Halsey fairly recently announced a new album, hopeless fountain kingdom. While fans will have to wait until June 2nd to hear the album, there is some exciting news to tide them over in the meantime. Halsey revealed she will embark on a headlining run to celebrate the album, with PARTYNEXTDOOR and Charli XCX serving as support. If you don’t see your city, don’t get discouraged: the tour poster states this is only the first installment. Check out all of the details in a tweet from Halsey after the jump! For more Halsey, you…

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ANNOUNCEMENT: Reading & Leeds Festival Unveil 76 New Bands Alternative Electronica Folk Hardcore Indie Metal News Pop Pop Punk Post-hardcore Rock Singer/Songwriter 

ANNOUNCEMENT: Reading & Leeds Festival Unveil 76 New Bands

After already having secured the likes of Metallica, Limp Bizkit, The Libertines and Bring Me The Horizon, a colossal 76 bands have been announced for this year’s Reading & Leeds festival. We’ll break it down into two to make it a little bit more manageable. Okay, ready… The Gaslight Anthem, Against Me! Twin Atlantic, PVRIS, Babymetal, Beartooth, Fidlar, Modestep, Atreyu, Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes, Turbowolf, Moose Blood, Feed The Rhino, Queen Kwong, And So I Watch You From Afar, Hawk Eyes, Single Mothers, Black Foxxes, Modern Baseball, The Bots, The Smith Street Band, Black Peaks,…

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Bleachers And Charli XCX Announce Co-Headlining Tour Indie News Pop 

Bleachers And Charli XCX Announce Co-Headlining Tour

Bleachers and Charli XCX will be embarking on a co-headlining tour this summer. The tour features stops from California as far east as Columbus, Ohio. The tour starts July 21st in San Diego and concludes August 12th. Check out the dates and venues below the jump. Also, before this tour kicks off, Bleachers will embark on the Come Alive! Tour this spring alongside  Joywave and Night Terrors of 1927. To listen to more music by him, you can purchase a CD here or buy concert tickets here. And for more music by Charli XCX, you can purchase a CD or buy concert tickets here.

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Giorgio Moroder’s New Déjà Vu Album News Pop 

Giorgio Moroder’s New Déjà Vu Album

74-year-old Italian DJ Giorgio Morodo is coming out with a new album–the first one he’s released in 30 years. The album, out June 12, is titled Déjà Vu and features famous pop artists, including Kylie Minogue, who was in Morodo’s song “Right Here, Right Now” which you can watch after the jump (the full track list will be listed as well). Some other popular artists that are to be on this new album are Britney Spears, Sia and Charli XCX. From what we’ve heard with “Right Here, Right Now,” we can only imagine that…

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ANNOUNCEMENT: Release Date Set For The Killers Frontman Brandon Flowers New Solo Album Alternative News Rock 

ANNOUNCEMENT: Release Date Set For The Killers Frontman Brandon Flowers New Solo Album

After 3 years of no new releases by The Killers (besides their annual Christmas singles and greatest hits compilation) frontman Brandon Flowers is set to release his second solo album The Desired Effect on May 18 through Island Records. The first single off the album “Can’t Deny My Love” will be released March 23. Flowers revealed the dates with a photo of a note on his website which reads: “May 18th, 2015, we will finally achieve The Desired Effect,” the singer wrote. “Ariel and I have been collaborating in the studio, working twogether [sic]…

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Charli XCX Covers Taylor Swift On BBC Live Lounge News Pop Pop Punk 

Charli XCX Covers Taylor Swift On BBC Live Lounge

Charli XCX was a special guest on BBC’s Live Lounge, where she performed a cover of Taylor Swift‘s #1 hit and Grammy-nominated “Shake It Off”. The song has a Pop Punk feel to it that occasionally Charli XCX will showcase in her music, though not so much of late. She sped up the lyrics a bit and put her own spin on it to give the cover a more original feel. You may remember Taylor Swift trademarking a bunch of phrases from her music (read about that here)? Well, Charli…

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WATCH: Charli XCX, “Doing It” & “Boom Clap” Live On Jimmy Kimmel News Pop 

WATCH: Charli XCX, “Doing It” & “Boom Clap” Live On Jimmy Kimmel

Charli XCX joined Jimmy Kimmel Live! to perform two of her hit songs live. Charli appeared in an old Western Sheriff outfit to coincide with the music video for “Doing It”, while “Boom Clap” came immediately after. Below the jump, you can view the performances of both songs. Charli XCX will be touring Europe as the opening act for Katy Perry beginning February 16th. To hear more music from Charli XCX, you can purchase a CD or buy concert tickets here.

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WATCH: Lorde “Yellow Flicker” News Pop 

WATCH: Lorde “Yellow Flicker”

Lorde recently unveiled “Yellow Flicker” as part of the Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Pt. 1 soundtrack, which features  an all-star lineup of artists, including Tove Lo, CHVRCHES, Ariana Grande, Charli XCX, and more. Lorde has just premiered the music video for “Yellow Flicker” song. You can view the video below. For more of Lorde’s music, you can purchase a CD here. And to see when she is on tour, you can buy concert tickets here.

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6 Song Pre-Show Playlist 2014 Features Guest Blogs Playlists 

6 Song Pre-Show Playlist 2014

I have certain songs that I listen to before I go on stage. I really try to get myself pumped up and in the zone to do the best I possibly can and inspire my audience. The songs I close are always the ones that get my adrenaline up and to make me crazy. Check them out!

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REVIEW: Chipotle Cultivate Festival San Francisco, CA Indie Live Reviews News Pop Pop Punk Reviews Rock 

REVIEW: Chipotle Cultivate Festival San Francisco, CA

When I found out that Chipotle was putting on a free festival in the middle of Golden Gate Park with one of my favorite artists playing, I couldn’t believe it. As a newcomer to San Francisco, and a first time Cultivate festival goer, I pretty much had my head in the clouds with how awesome this was going to be. And from the festival side of things, they didn’t disappoint. Sprawled across Golden Gate Park sat the main stage, several Chipotle tents, a 21+ section, and plenty of Chipotle inspired…

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