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Boston Calling Is Right Around the Corner—Which Sets Will You See? Alternative Indie News Rock 

Boston Calling Is Right Around the Corner—Which Sets Will You See?

Boston Calling is just around the corner, with the festival kicking off this Friday, May 26th and running through Sunday the 28th. If you’re like me you’ve been dreaming of which acts you’ll see and all the incredible food you’re going to be chomping down on in between sets. But now that we’re just days away, it’s time to start making your schedule. As you’re doing that you might realize that like in previous years, there’s a bit of overlap in the acts, making for some tough decisions. For instance,…

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Industry Interview: Boston Calling’s Talent Buyer: Trevor Solomon Features Industry Interviews Interviews News 

Industry Interview: Boston Calling’s Talent Buyer: Trevor Solomon

Boston Calling is right around the corner, and we can’t wait to check out the brand new location and incredible acts headlining this year (looking at you Weezer, The 1975, and Bon Iver!). There are SO many incredible acts in both music and for the first time ever, a comedy stage. It’s going to be a weekend packed with non-stop action. In preparation, we interviewed the man responsible for booking those acts, Trevor Solomon, to grab his thoughts on the festival’s evolution and how bands can vie for their own shot at…

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The 1975 Confirm New Album, Album Title Alternative News Rock 

The 1975 Confirm New Album, Album Title

They have been hinting at it for a while, and now The 1975 have a new record to talk about. During an interview with Zane Lowe, vocalist Matt Healy revealed that their new album is coming and will be titled Music For Cars.  Check out a snippet of the interview in which Healy talks about the album after the jump! You can purchase a concert ticket here or buy a CD here! 

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Matt Healy Teases New The 1975 Vinyl Alternative News Pop Rock 

Matt Healy Teases New The 1975 Vinyl

The 1975 have been busy at the studio, updating fans on their progress while touring across the world. According to vocalist Matt Healy, there is even more to look forward to. The singer announced on Twitter that the group will be releasing a new vinyl before the year is out. While no details have emerged, it is pretty cool news. Check out Healy’s tweet after the jump! For more The 1975, you can purchase a concert ticket here or buy a CD here!

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Boston Calling Announces 2017 Lineup: Weezer, Tool, Mumford & Sons, The 1975 & More News 

Boston Calling Announces 2017 Lineup: Weezer, Tool, Mumford & Sons, The 1975 & More

When Boston Calling first announced plans to infiltrate Boston, I couldn’t have been more excited. It had been a long time coming that my home city have its own music festival, and what Boston Calling has brought the city over the years is nothing short of incredibly special. We’ve covered the festival since its inception, watching it transform, but never failing to provide stellar line-ups, and enough food, fun, and general entertainment to keep the entire weekend packed with excitement. As announced back in May, the festival will be changing locations from City…

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The 1975 Announce Headlining Tour Alternative News Pop Rock 

The 1975 Announce Headlining Tour

After announcing one major show in Madison Square Garden, The 1975 are continuing their momentum. North American fans looking to see them are in luck, as the group have announced a headlining tour. No support is announced just yet, but the dates and venues are all secured. Check out an Instagram post from the band with all of the pertinent information after the jump! You can purchase a concert ticket here or buy a CD here!

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The 1975 Tease New Music Alternative Pop Rock 

The 1975 Tease New Music

It seems like only recently that The 1975 released their latest album, but they are not slowing down any time soon. If we are to go by recent posts by drummer George Daniel, new music is on its way very soon. Daniel posted an Instagram video featuring vocalist Matty Healy playing keyboard. The caption was one simple word: “2018.” In addition, Healy had posted a tweet earlier in September alluding to new music in 2017. Whatever the case is, there is no denying The 1975 are delivering new music sooner…

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WATCH: The 1975 “Somebody Else” Music Video Indie News 

WATCH: The 1975 “Somebody Else” Music Video

The world’s most mysterious band, The 1975, released a music video for their song “Somebody Else.” The video is confusing, to say the least. The 1975 frontman, Matt Healy, enters a room and goes about his daily routine alongside a seemingly dead body hunched over on a couch. An unseen crowd oo’s and ah’s in the background as Healy gets dressed. Maybe the sounds are the protagonist’s own thoughts? And then, the real music video starts. Healy walks around town, basking in his own self-pity, before having a bit too much…

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The 1975’s New Album Hits No. 1 In U.S. And UK Alternative News Pop Rock 

The 1975’s New Album Hits No. 1 In U.S. And UK

For a record that has seen a dramatic shift in tone from its predecessor, The 1975‘s latest album sure is gaining steam. What’s more, the charting numbers have arrived to prove it.The group’s sophomore album I Like It When You Sleep, For You Are So Beautiful Yet So Unaware Of It had massive success worldwide in its first week of sales, especially in the United States and U.K. . The album hit number 1 on Billboard‘s Top 200 in the States, and debuted at number 1 in the UK. It’s a…

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ALBUM REVIEW: As It Is ‘Never Happy, Ever After’ Album Reviews News Pop Punk Reviews 

ALBUM REVIEW: As It Is ‘Never Happy, Ever After’

I’m sure if you’ve been paying attention to the pop-punk scene at all in the past eight months, you’ve heard the name As It Is thrown around. As It Is became the first UK band to sign to Fearless Records in October 2014, and since then, have been making some pretty significant waves. Now, these waves are about to get a little bit bigger due to the release of their debut, full-length album Never Happy, Ever After. This album is the perfect mixture of angst and passion, and is filled…

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