Jack White, Alabama Shakes and Beach House Top NPR Readers’ Best of 2012 (So Far)

Jack White

Jack White holds the crown of current fan favorite in 2012 In case you missed it, NPR polled their readers over the past few weeks to see who would rise to the top of public opinion with the best album of the first half of 2012. The music-loving NPR fans contributed quite the extensive, distinguished [...]

SXSW 2012, Friday March 16


The first thing I got up and out for Friday was Of Monsters and Men at Filter Magazine’s Showdown on Cedar Street at 1:00pm. Showing up about five minutes past the hour, the courtyard was completely packed. People flowed up and out onto the street, and I quickly determined that getting down into the action [...]

Of Monsters and Men: New Video + Tour


Earlier this week, Icelandic indie six-piece, Of Monsters and Men, announced a North American tour that begins in late March. The band also announced April 3, 2012 as the U.S. release date for the new record, My Head is An Animal. Today, the band shared more exciting news – the release of the quirky, fun, [...]