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INDUSTRY INTERVIEW: Emma Guido (Under The Gun Review/Mind Equals Blown/Freelance PR) Alternative Features Industry Interviews News Post-hardcore Rock 

INDUSTRY INTERVIEW: Emma Guido (Under The Gun Review/Mind Equals Blown/Freelance PR)

Infectious Magazine editor Joe Ballard recently posed some questions to music industry powerhouse Emma Guido – staff writer at Under The Gun Review, editor at Mind Equals Blown, and freelance publicist for blues-rocker Jake Tavill. We discussed her lightning-fast progress since entering the industry at 15 years old, how to balance a constantly hectic schedule, advice for bands and aspiring music writers, and much more.

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Glastonbury Festival Reveals First Glimpse of Lineup Alternative Electronica Indie News Rock 

Glastonbury Festival Reveals First Glimpse of Lineup

Glastonbury Festival, a United Kingdom summer showcase, has announced the first wave of the many acts that will be taking part this year. The lineup packs a wallop, featuring The Foo Fighters, Kanye West, Deadmau5, Florence & The Machine and tons more. So far, it looks to be one of the best fests this summer has to offer. Check out the full first announcement flier after the jump. You can purchase a concert ticket here!

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LIVE REVIEW: Secret Someones, Wolf Gang, And Sir Sly Ignite Los Angeles Indie Live Reviews News Photos Pop Pop Punk Reviews Rock 

LIVE REVIEW: Secret Someones, Wolf Gang, And Sir Sly Ignite Los Angeles

Nirvana may not be the greatest band of all time, or deserve a spot in the Rock n’ Roll Hall of Fame, but you have to admit. It’s pretty impressive when one of your favorite bands covers a legendary song. And does it right. To add a few extras as to why Brooklyn’s new found glory Secret Someones deserve the utmost respect for going balls to the walls, they covered Nirvana’s “Breed” at the El Rey in Los Angeles, Monday night.

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Ben Bruce (Asking Alexandria) Covers Florence + The Machine Metal News 

Ben Bruce (Asking Alexandria) Covers Florence + The Machine

Sumerian Records recently announced the compilation album Sumerian Ceremonials: Florence + The Sphinx, which features 12 acts from the label’s roster covering songs from Florence + The Machine’s Ceremonials album. Among the artists is Asking Alexandria guitarist Ben Bruce and his version of “Shake It Out” can be heard after the jump. The album also has contributions from Darkest Hour, Miss Fortune, Periphery, Stick To Your Guns and Come The Dawn. The album will hit stores on May 13, while a number of pre-order packages are already available. Asking Alexandria is currently on tour. You can check out tour…

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Ghost Town Jenny “Blue Christmas” Video Indie News 

Ghost Town Jenny “Blue Christmas” Video

We see a lot of covers, especially around this time of year. But when classics like “Blue Christmas” can still be covered so beautifully, and so elegantly, we just have to share. Drawing comparisons to  Bjork and Florence & the Machine, Ghost Town Jenny stays true to the the original, while bringing their own beautifully played charm and class to the table. The band recently released their new single, Suwanee, and will release their Golden Hour EP on January 28.  Check out the cover below, and purchase a CD or buy concert tickets here.

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Florence Welch Covers “Get Lucky” News 

Florence Welch Covers “Get Lucky”

Florence Welch, the Florence + The Machine frontwoman with the absolutely stunning, jaw-dropping tones, recently covered the chart-topping Daft Punk summer song “Get Lucky” at a surprise London bar show.  Welch jumped on-stage to accompany the function band Sourberry at their annual party at South London Pacific.  They unit also performed the Gossip song “Standing in the Way of Control.” In all honesty, despite the talent at hand, the sound quality is poor, and the performance is rocky at best, but you can form your own opinion and watch the…

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Jack White’s Third Man Records Set To Release ‘The Great Gatsby’ Soundtrack On Vinyl News 

Jack White’s Third Man Records Set To Release ‘The Great Gatsby’ Soundtrack On Vinyl

Jack White’s label, Third Man Records is slated to release The Great Gatsby soundtrack on vinyl in May. The deluxe vinyl edition will  have 17 tracks (three additional songs than the CD version) and be bound in gatefold artwork. The soundtrack features new songs from Florence + The Machine, Gotye, Lana Del Rey, The xx, and many more. Pick up the soundtrack on wax on May 6th!

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‘The Great Gatsby’ Soundtrack Revealed News 

‘The Great Gatsby’ Soundtrack Revealed

The track list for the highly anticipated Great Gatsby soundtrack has been revealed. The soundtrack was produced by Jay-Z and will be released on May 7th. Check out the track list below which features Jack White, Gotye and more.

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