Artist News December 11, 2015

JR JR: New Name, New Album, Same Undeniable Sound

It’s kind of an anomaly when a band goes with an eponymous album on their third release, but JR JR’s…

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Artist News, Featured Albums January 29, 2016

Featured Album: Bloc Party’s Hymns

Times have changed for Bloc Party. After 16 years as a band and four studio albums, the English indie-rock heroes…

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Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Flashback: Fleetwood Mac

  By Glenn McDonald In 1977, after the release of the classic album Rumours, the five members of Fleetwood Mac…

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Studio Sessions December 17, 2015

Matthew Curry: Part 2

With humble beginnings in Bloomington, Ill., Matthew Curry has quickly made a name for himself as a top-notch guitarist over the…

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Artist News February 13, 2016

Watch Nothing But Thieves Perform ‘Trip Switch’ on Kimmel

English alternative-rockers Nothing But Thieves recently stopped by the set of Jimmy Kimmel Live to play a few tracks off their…

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OK Go Upside Down & Inside Out
Artist News February 12, 2016

OK Go Defies Gravity in New Video for ‘Upside Down & Inside Out’

The guys in OK Go have done it yet again, as the innovative quartet is blowing minds with their latest…

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Fender Playlist
Playlists February 11, 2016

Modern Love Songs

As Valentine’s Day nears, classic odes to love and love lost seem to infiltrate the airwaves and music streaming services…

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Artist News, Concerts February 10, 2016

Waters Live at the Troubadour

Headlining the Troubadour in West Hollywood, Calif., over the weekend as part of KROQ’s Locals Only concert series, Waters kicked…

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Artist News February 10, 2016

Watch Cage the Elephant’s Tell Me I’m Pretty Set on KCRW

Kentucky rockers Cage the Elephant recently stopped by the Santa Monica, Calif., headquarters of KCRW to perform a brief set…

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Artist News February 9, 2016

Coldplay, Bruno Mars, Beyoncé Rock Super Bowl Halftime Show

The Super Bowl 50 halftime show was heavily hyped leading up to the big game, and Coldplay, Bruno Mars and…

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Artist News October 15, 2015

Cold War Kids’ Nathan Willett on His ‘Soul-Punk’ Band

Early in their career, So Cal band Cold War Kids faced a dilemma when journalists would ask how they describe…

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Fender Live December 10, 2015

Striking Matches Live: Part 2

The chemistry between Justin Davis and Sarah Zimmerman of country duo Striking Matches is undeniable when they get on stage, as the talented guitarists play to each others’ strengths with genuine delight.

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