KROQACX12 Interview

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The Lumineers Shocked By GRAMMY Nominations: “People Like Us!”

“We had no idea. We found out we were going two days before we even went,” the band said.

KROQ-FM–12/12/2012

Photo: Gabriel Olsen

No Doubt Stinks! The Band Reveals Who Smells The Worst On Tour

Right before No Doubt graced the stage in L.A. the band sat down to talk about the downside of sharing a dressing room. Especially when one of the members isn’t feeling so fresh.

KROQ-FM–12/12/2012

Photo: Alex Rauch

Grouplove’s Christian Zucconi Injured In Bicycle Accident, Couldn’t Recall Hit Song “Tongue Tied”

Christian Zucconi, who handles the male half of the group’s locals, explained in an interview that the band’s breakout single “Tongue Tied” got off to a rocky start.

12/12/2012

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Fun. Reflect On Six Grammy Nominations And Getting Hit Up By Ex-Girlfriends For Tickets

During an exclusive interview following their triumphant performance at this year’s KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas show, the members of breakout indie pop band fun. reflected on their enormously successful year, and the resulting fallout from […]

KROQ-FM–12/10/2012

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Passion Passion Pit On Headlining Madison Square Garden: “There Aren’t Really Words For That Kind Of Thing”

Passion Pit frontman Michael Angelakos commented on the band’s upcoming show headlining at New York’s prestigious Madison Square Garden, admitting that’s been a longtime aspiration for the act.

KROQ-FM–12/10/2012

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Brandon Flowers Of The Killers On Las Vegas: “It’s Not As Cool As It Used To Be”

Brandon Flowers of the Killers reflects on the enduring effect of hometown Las Vegas, Nevada, on the band’s music, rapping a line from hip-hop legend Tupac Shakur in the process.

KROQ-FM–12/09/2012

Photo: Alex Rauch

Imagine Dragons Look Back At 2012: “It’s Been Pretty Surreal For Us”

In an exclusive interview with KROQ DJ Stryker after a triumphant performance kicking off the first night of this year’s Almost Acoustic Christmas concert, Imagine Dragons’ lead singer Dan Reynolds said that the band’s meteoric […]

KROQ-FM–12/09/2012

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Neon Trees On Their Buick TV Ad: “Some People Think It’s The Neon Trees Commercial”

“Some people think it’s the Neon Trees commercial, like we just have our own commercial these days that just airs during football games.”

KROQ-FM–12/09/2012

Photo: Alex Rauch

Rise Against’s Tim McIIrath On Honey Boo Boo: “The Most Despicable Celebration Of A Lack Of Intellectual Ability.”

“If we can look to that as something not to aspire to, maybe we can find something good out of it.”

KROQ-FM–12/09/2012

Photo: Lester Cohen

Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington On Meeting Gene Simmons Of KISS: “If We Were In Prison, I Would Make Love To You”

“He grabs me by the shoulders, and he says, ‘you are a powerful and talented young man.'”

KROQ-FM–12/09/2012

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