Media Roundup: Who’s Cool and Stuff

Find out what’s going on with your favorite True Endeavors artists since they’ve been through Madison, and learn more about who’s coming to town in the near future!

________________________

The Kills recently premiered their new video for “Tape Song,” filmed while on tour with The Raconteurs (see if you can spot the cameos from Jack White).   And seriously, could Alison Mosshart be any cooler?!

_______________________

Speaking of impossibly cool musicians, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club just made “The Effects of 333” their first release on their Abstract Dragon Label.  Download the album here!  The boys in black also report that they’re working on completing a DVD.

_______________________

Besides not eating after midnight, what else does The Spinto Band have in common with Gremlins?  Daytrotter knows!

_______________________

Fans of Springsteen, The Clash, Lucero, Against Me!, The Dropkick Murphys and The Hold Steady, are sure to get goosebumps after hearing The Gaslight Anthem‘s intense, heartfelt punk-infused rock.  After all, Kerrang! magazine called them “the best new band you’ll hear in 2008.”  Check out I Am Fuel, You Are Friends blogger Heather Browne’s nod to their upcoming Madison show and listen to live mp3s of the band.

_______________________

If you got a chance to enjoy the recent Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks show with Blitzen Trapper, you may want to check out their funked out James Gang cover from their St. Louis show.

_______________________

The National‘s Matt Berninger spoke to mog.com about everything from touring, band names and Gandhi.

_______________________

Rachael Yamagata recently played The High Noon Saloon as part of The Hotel Cafe Tour.  Click here to listen to her duet with Ray LaMontagne, and here to read Rolling Stone’s review of her album, Elephants…Teeth Sinking Into Heart.

_______________________

Deerhunter‘s new album, Microcastle, was recently reviewed by the Onion’s A.V. Club.

_______________________

Check out Salt Lake Tribune’s interview with Eagles of Death Metal, who just recently rocked a sold out crowd at the High Noon Saloon!

_______________________

…and this interview with Craig Finn of The Hold Steady from the Associated Press.

_______________________

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s