The Black Keys front man, Dan Auerbach is back with his second solo release in eight years, Waiting On A Song. It’s billed as his love letter to Nashville where he now resides, and the album certainly plays that way. With more resources and plenty of high profile help from John Prine, Duane Eddy, Bobby Wood, and others, Auerbach hits a home run with this album. It’s a departure from the grit so prevalent on Black Keys albums, making it fresh, fun, and a pleasant surprise for fans of the band. ...
On Friday, Auerbach released his sophomore solo album Waiting on a Song; it was produced at his own studio, Easy Eye Sound, and released by his new label of the same name. The record is a product of Auerbach’s move to Nashville, where he tells Dan Reed during an interview at this ...
While Schumer didn’t elaborate much, the song titles speak for themselves: “You Haven’t Done Nothin'” (Stevie Wonder), “Gold on the Ceiling” (The Black Keys), “Promises, Promises” (Naked Eyes), “Won’t Get Fooled Again” (The Who), “Fool Me Once” (B.B. King), “Beautiful Liar” (Beyonce & Shakira)…you get the idea.
Black Keys frontman Dan Auerbach recently revealed that he’s releasing his new solo album, Waiting On A Song, on June 2 and also playing an intimate Brooklyn show at Music Hall of Williamsburg on May 12. Now he added another Brooklyn show…
Back in 2014, Chrissie Hynde took a break from The Pretenders to release her first-ever solo album. Earlier this week, The Pretenders announced a tour opening for Stevie Nicks, and now a new Pretenders album has been announced too…
To hear The Black Keys’ Dan Auerbach explain it, The Arcs is more than a side project. Rather, it’s been a five plus year relationship with the band members and friends that, says Auerbach, “share a common love of being … Continued
The Black Keys’ Dan Auerbach may just be the busiest man in music and recently brought his new project- “The Arcs” to The Late Show with Stephen Colbert to perform “Outta My Mind” from the Arcs debut album: “Yours, Dreamily.” … Continued
We definitely do not subscribe to the “celeb-grandstanding style” of reporting but this one we simply could not ignore: Jack White tried to fight Patrick Carney at a NYC bar last night. Apparently The Black Keys & Jack White have … Continued
The annual Governors Ball festival is held at Randall’s Island in New York, wedged in between Upper Manhattan and Queens. The rain trickled down on Friday but that didn’t stop the ticket holders from trekking through to make it over … Continued
The Black Keys’ Dan Auerbach has a new solo project called “The Arcs.” Listen to the song “Stay in My Corner” from the soon to be released album, “Yours, Dreamily.” Dan Auerbach’s/The Arcs’ new album “Yours Dreamily” comes out September … Continued
Dan Auerbach is producing a new solo record as “The Arcs” as he take a break from the Black Keys. There’s no title or release date yet for Auberbach’s new record but it’s expected out in late summer. He described … Continued
During his performance at Lollapalooza Argentina Jack White was joined on-stage by Robert Plant for a cover of Led Zeppelin’s “The Lemon Song.” The Black Keys have cancelled the rest of their concerts through April 23rd. The Keys have cancelled … Continued
Neil Young says he wants you to get “goosebumps” when you listen to music that your soul can recognize. That’s why he’s created the new Pono Music Player. Pono, (which means “righteous” in Hawaiian) went on sale this week for … Continued
As is often the case when a music legend dies, sales of albums from the late Joe Cocker have soared. Billboard reports 22,000 copies of “The Best of Joe Cocker: 20th Century Masters the Millennium Collection” were sold in the … Continued
Cold War Kids is a band that you always want to root for, the underdog of sorts. They impressed critics and listeners alike with their 2006 debut Robbers & Cowards and blues-rock/indie sound. Cold War Kids never quite met that success again with subsequent albums, and were overshadowed by other blues-influenced bands like The Black Keys. Their fifth studio album Hold My Home is another attempt to find a solid footing, but with mixed results.
Hold My Home begins with the first single “All This Could Be Yours,” which features Nathan Willett’s signature throaty vocals, but it’s ...
Wanna feel old? It’s 2014. The millennium was almost a decade and a half ago.
If that didn’t work, here are ten rock albums you will be surprised have turned 10 years old this year, in no particular order. They’re almost considered “classic rock”. Wrap your head around that one.
The End of Heartache – Killswitch Engage
Killswitch Engage, now one of the seminal metalcore bands around, made a vocalist change for the better on their breakout sophomore record The End of Heartache, enlisting Howard Jones to sing and scream lead vocals. Listen and you will definitely recognize ...