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Pierce The Veil has teamed up with Billboard.com to offer fans an exclusive “behind-the-scenes” look at their recent video shoot for their red-hot single “Bulls In The Bronx.” With ¾ of a million views in only a week, the band is once again on pace for viral gold with their latest video.
In response to Abercrombie & Fitch CEO Mike Jeffries not wanting “not so cool” kids or women who wear size large to wear his company’s clothes, Greg Karber has come up with a funny and creative way to readjust the Abercrombie & Fitch brand.
NXNE Interactive || Inspiring Ideas From Visionary Speakers, Including Mick Ebling / Keith Harris / Jared Ficklin
NORTH BY NORTHEAST (NXNE) announces presenters and panels for the fourth and strongest year yet of NXNE Interactive (NXNEi) including philanthropist Mick Ebling, Black Eyed Peas drummer Keith Harris and SXSW Interactive Opening Party architect Jared Ficklin. The unforgettable solo talks and vibrant panels of NXNEi will animate the Hyatt Regency Toronto June 12-14, 2013. Tickets are now available online at www.nxne.com/tickets.
NXNEi will feature a roster of inspiring speakers, unforgettable presentations and invaluable panels focusing on practical business strategies and creative marketing and advertising. NXNEi brings the world’s best business visionaries, bright minds and creative leaders to discuss the latest innovations in media, technology and culture.
Night Moves Perform My Old Kentucky Blog Session || Announce Summer Headline Tour And Father John Misty Support Dates
Night Moves is John Pelant (guitars/vocals), Micky Alfano (bass) and Mark Ritsema (multi-instrumentalist) and will be joined by drummer Jared Isabella for the tour, who also joined them on recent tours with Lord Huron, Django Django and Polica. The band has been named “Best New Band” by Minneapolis City Pages and received praise from the likes of NPR Music, SPIN, Bullett, Magnet,Minneapolis Star Tribune and more. They’ve also been getting steady airplay on public radio’s most esteemed stations including KCRW (Los Angeles),KEXP (Seattle), The Current (Minneapolis) andWXPN (Philadelphia).
DANKO JONES Is Invading Your TV! Rock N’ Roll’s Most Notorious Frontman Scheduled to Make Guest Appearance on THAT METAL SHOW on June 15, 2013
DANKO JONES is invading your TV on June 15, 2013! Podcast host and frontman DANKO JONES is scheduled to appear as a “surprise” guest on the June 15th episode of VH1 Classic’s THAT METAL SHOW. Danko will hop in for a quick Skype visit during the episode, which also features special guests Sebastian Bach and Rex Brown. For more information, visit the THAT METAL SHOW website at this location. Last week, DANKO JONES posted the new music video for the track ‘I Believed in God’ on their YouTube page, starring Zelda Williams (daughter of Robin Williams) and Jason Trost (featured in the ‘Full of Regret’ and ‘I Think Bad Thoughts’ videos and writer / director / star of movies like The FP and Vs) in a love story… of sorts. Check out the video here, directed by the Diamond Bros with photography direction by Kenny Stoff and Jessica Young (Dave Grohl’s Sound City): http://youtu.be/iLjwYpyGDZI. For a behind the scenes look on the shoot, check out the clip below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?
Currently held-up in their band-compound/recording studio in Los Angeles, IWABO are pushing themselves musically like never before. While known for their schizophrenic sound and unconventional song structure, IWABO is approaching their next record with a new focus and a determination to deliver an album that will surprise fans and entirely re-define who they are as a band.
Drowners Sign To Frenchkiss Records || Announce Dates With The Vaccines + Brooklyn Bowl Show || Vogue Magazine Band Of Week, Look Out For New LP This Fall
New York City’s Drowners formed in early 2012 when singer/guitarist Matt Hitt sent some demos he’d written to guitarist Jack Ridley and bassist Erik Snyder, friends he’d met in bars downtown. Drummer Lakis Pavlou joined a few months later and the band began playing shows regularly around the Lower East Side.
They released a 7″ in February in the UK called Between Us Girls.