Here in Southern California, the beach is pretty much a part of life. It’s a great place to spend the day getting some sun, playing beach volleyball, cruising down the boardwalk, and avoiding sharks?! Our LA beaches have rare shark attacks from time to time, but the opposite coast hasn’t been so lucky lately.
Nate Ruess of fun. says his new solo album ‘Grand Romantic’ is ‘relatable’ and carries a ‘balance’ of emotions. He also describes working with Pink.
“I suppose the album is a bit of a concept album, yeah. It’s probably the most conceptual album that we’ve done.”
“Most of my songs start musically—melody, guitar part, chords, whatever—but that one didn’t. It started with quite an overwhelming feeling.”
Tyler Joseph and Josh Dun discuss the new album, their latest videos, sharing the spotlight with their families and their path to overcome suffocating insecurities.
They’ve survived Nazi allegations, lawsuits, nu metal, releasing an album on 9/11, and hellacious touring cycles. But can they make it through their biggest challenge of all?
With his latest solo album, ‘The Desired Effect,’ Brandon Flowers says he’s making pop music for adults. Mostly because, someone has to.
Listen to Of Monster And Men’s new song ‘Crystals’ and check out their interview with Stryker where they talk about their recording process, upcoming music, and hanging out in LA.
Colin Meloy talks about how the album came together, the reflexive nature of the Decemberists and some of his favorite moments on ‘What A Terrible World, What A Beautiful World.’
It’s kind of sweet when artists are humble, but the truth is, Rise Against’s fans see them as much more than just “four dudes in a garage.”