Birds of Tokyo Performs “Lanterns” For Ernie Ball Set Me Up Session

Birds of Tokyo came together with Ernie Ball for an exclusive performance of their hit single “Lanterns” as part of the Set Me Up series.


Photo: Kane Hibberd

Listen to Pennywise’s New Song ‘Violence Never Ending’

It’s right in line band’s patented cynical yet pro-American mantra, with lyrics like “Raise up the flagpole till ya shoot it down/ Salute that flag now better safe than sound.” It shows a band torn between love and hate for the good ‘ol US of A.


The Glitch Mob (Courtesy Glass Air Records)

The Glitch Mob Team With Strangeloop For New ‘Fly By Night Only’ Video [Exclusive]

Famous for their high-profile and sometimes less-than-authorized remixes, the L.A. trio is giving KROQ fans an exclusive look at their powerful new track, “Fly By Night Only” featuring haunting by vocals from Yaarrohs.



Young The Giant Discuss Forthcoming Album & Their New Song “It’s About Time’

Young The Giant stopped by the KROQ Studios to discuss their forthcoming album ‘Mind Over Matter’ and their new song “It’s About Time’ in this exclusive interview.


X Ambassadors (Photo: Michael Lavine)

X Ambassadors Playing Your Town Thanks To Imagine Dragons

Imagine Dragons’ Dan Reynolds “flipped out” after hearing an acoustic version of X Ambassadors’ “Inconsolable” and subsequently signed them to his label with Alex Da Kid. Find out why in this exclusive interview.


Courtesy Law Records

Pepper ‘F_ARND’ With New Music On Stryker’s 4:20

Reggae-rock trio Pepper world-premiered their new track, “FKARND,” on Stryker’s 4:20. Listen to the song here and find out how the new song was created!


Courtesy Warner Bros.

Video Premiere: Muse ‘Panic Station’ – Flourescent Tights, Furry Jackets And Aliens

Shot in Tokyo, Japan, ‘Panic Station’ takes a page right out of a modern children’s TV show with colorful costumes, alien creatures, and a keyboard-player-attacking octopus. And what music video would be complete without a T-Rex?


Muse's Matt Bellamy (Photo: Alex Rauch)

Exclusive: Muse To Premiere ‘Panic Station’ Video Monday, April 22, 9AM PDT

Watch Muse’s ‘Panic Station’ video premiere Monday, April 22 beginning at 9:00 a.m. PDT (12:00 p.m. EDT / 17:00 GMT) exclusively at KROQ.com.



Papa’s Darren Weiss Gets Pooped On By A Bird & Other Amazing Reasons Why You Should Check Them Out At The Bootleg Next Monday

We met up with Papa for a video interview while they were soundchecking at the Bootleg Theater in East Los Angeles before their January Monday residency show. Since the dudes are locals, we mostly talked about their favorite spots to hit up in Los Angeles and some of the things they love about the city.



[Exclusive] Bad Religion “Dept. Of False Hope” From New Album ‘True North’

Having released their first album in 1982, it’s likely that Bad Religion founding member and frontman Greg Graffin never would have guessed his teen punk band would still be making music 30 years later, let […]