Lee Corey Oswald Premiere Music Video on Noisey

The indie rock band Lee Corey Oswald premiered a new music video on Noisey.com, for their song “Sarah, Work Is A Four Letter Word.” You can watch it here, http://bit.ly/1F7mkMf. When asked about the making of the video, guitarist Lee Ellis explained it all: “We were on tour in Boston and contacted by Jimmy Craig … Continue reading Lee Corey Oswald Premiere Music Video on Noisey

Lionfight Fires Bassist Over Racist Facebook Post

The up and coming metal band Lionfight fired their bassist, Bryan Patrick Cole, after he posted a racist rant to Facebook. Cole was agitated by the Baltimore riots and protests, and mentioned how Freddie Grey and Mike Brown – both of which were victims of police brutality – “probably deserved it.” You can read his … Continue reading Lionfight Fires Bassist Over Racist Facebook Post

Instagram Creates Account for Musicians

Instagram, the popular photo sharing and editing app owned and operated by Facebook, is now marketing itself to musicians. The new account, @music, is a channel on Instagram that is meant to explore, share, and expose users to musicians both new and old. About 25% of Instagram’s top users are musicians, and many fans use … Continue reading Instagram Creates Account for Musicians

Of Machines Vocalist Goes Missing with Fan-Donated Money

For the last ear, Of Machines have supposedly been working on what was supposed to be their final EP, titled Chroma Dreamcoat EP. The new EP is entirely crowd-funded, except instead of using Kickstarter like TLC did for their upcoming album, Of Machines were requesting donations directly through PayPal. It’s estimated that the band has … Continue reading Of Machines Vocalist Goes Missing with Fan-Donated Money

Interpol Announces New Tour, Reschedules Missed Dates

Everyone remembers this past November, when New York got a huge snowstorm that left many cars stranded in the roads, right? Well as some of you might remember, Interpol's tour bus was one of those vehicles stuck out in the snowstorm for two days - causing them to cancel two shows in Canada and one … Continue reading Interpol Announces New Tour, Reschedules Missed Dates

New TLC Album funded by Kickstarter

You read that right, folks. After nearly a decade since their last album, TLC has announced that they're releasing a new album. The crazy, sexy, cool thing about their new album? It's funded entirely by its fans through Kickstarter. The band has a great history behind them - over 65 million records sold worldwide, 5 Grammy Awards, 9 Hot … Continue reading New TLC Album funded by Kickstarter

We the Kings Release New Music Video and Tease at New Record

This past Friday, the American rock band We the Kings released a new music video for their song “That Feeling.” The song is off of their 2013 album, Somewhere Somehow. The band also posted this with the release of the video: “As you know our lead singer, Travis, got married recently....sorry ladies! His wife Jenny … Continue reading We the Kings Release New Music Video and Tease at New Record

Entire “American Beauty/American Psycho” Album Released on YouTube

Fall Out Boy has been releasing songs from their upcoming album American Beauty/American Psycho pretty much constantly throughout the months of December and January - sometimes within days of each other. Having released five songs already ("Centuries", "Immortals", "American Beauty/American Psycho", "The Kids Aren't Alright", and "Uma Thurman"), the band apparently decided to release the rest of … Continue reading Entire “American Beauty/American Psycho” Album Released on YouTube

Front Porch Step Accused of Sexual Harassment

In the month of December, Front Porch Step (also known as singer/songwriter Jake McElfresh) was accused of sexual harassment by many young girls - many of whom are or were underage at the time. While some of the accusers have chosen to remain anonymous, the most recent accuser posted a story to her Tumblr account, … Continue reading Front Porch Step Accused of Sexual Harassment

Musicians Speak Out About Ferguson

Earlier this week, a decision was made by a grand jury to not indict Ferguson Police Officer Wilson on the murder of unarmed teenager Mike Brown. I will refrain from sharing my own personal thoughts and opinions on the subject. But it can be agreed, whether the grand jury decision was right or wrong, that … Continue reading Musicians Speak Out About Ferguson