It’s hard to believe that Coldplay’s debut release, Parachutes, is nearly 15 years old. Since then they’ve grown to be one of the biggest musical acts in the world.
After taking the silver medal last week, Arctic Monkeys are once again kings of the KROQ playlist with “Do I Wanna Know?”
As 2013 rolled into 2014, “Team” by Lorde ended the month of December as the last #1 of the year and began January as the first #1 song of 2014. Since then she’s briefly relinquished her reign, but two weeks ago returned as the top song on the KROQ Playlist.
Hailing from Perth, Australia, Birds of Tokyo have been been together since 2004. They released their debut album, Day One, three years later and have recorded three albums since, including last year’s March Fires, which features “Lanterns,” the latest addition […]
It’s amazing to think that after nearly 40 years together, U2 is still touring and writing new music. Only a select few other bands in the history of rock can match the longevity or impact […]
We are not “Unbelievers,” and you shouldn’t be either, because Vampire Weekend just took #1 on the KROQ Playlist, up from #4 last week. Bastille also git a nice bump, with “Pompeii” landing at #2 […]
KONGOS are four brothers, Johnny, Jesse, Dylan, and Daniel, all sons of John Kongos (who had a hit in the 70′s with “He’s Gonna Step On You Again”), but if you look at their website, they’ll […]
“Pumped Up Kicks” was arguably the song of the summer of 2010, and also the song that launched Foster the People into the spotlight. It led to their record deal and was the lead single off their debut album, Torches. Foster is back in 2014…
The New Year Brings New Music From Bastille, American Authors, Silversun Pickups, And Phantogram To The KROQ Playlist
Although they’ve been together since 2010, 2013 was Bastille’s breakout year thanks to “Pompeii” off their debut album, Bad Blood (and the re-release, All This Bad Blood). “Bad Blood,” the title track, is the third single from the record and the…
What a year for Lorde. “Royals,” the first single off of her debut album, Pure Heroine, was a huge hit, topping the KROQ Playlist on more than one occasion. “Team” is the second single from the […]