The Black Keys
Combining popular music with TV commercials is nothing new. Even the venerable Rolling Stones once famously penned an original tune for a Rice Krispies ad back in 1963. Over the past decade, high-profile television commercials […]
During an interview on Tony Hawk‘s satellite radio show, the skateboarding legend asked Black Keys‘ Patrick Carney about his obsession with 80′s new-wave band Devo. “They’re my heroes,” explains the drummer. Carney described a […]
While perpetually shifting trends, genre-blending and digital technology have changed the music industry forever, one standard remains constant: the live performance. In 2012, rock’s biggest and brightest combated fluctuating album sales by doubling-down on concert […]
Looking for that perfect party playlist for your kinda fancy holiday party? We’ve got what you need! From Blink 182 covering a popular ’70s sitcom theme to DJ Z-Trip cutting up classic rock, here are ten tunes to keep any cocktail party hopping.
Vegas breakout band Imagine Dragons are just as excited as we are to see so much alternative rock being nominated for GRAMMY awards, congratulating artists like fun. and Jack White for getting nods in major categories.
Rock is back in a big way at the GRAMMYS this year, and no rockers earned more nominations than Ohio’s favorite sons, the Black Keys. But did you also know that the band’s singer is a great record producer, too? Good enough to earn a coveted Producer of the Year nod at the upcoming awards ceremony.
Where’s the improvised jazz solo album? How about the rap collaboration? There must be a country album on the running for album of the year? In a category of only five album, four are rock. What gives?