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Tape Wyrm Interviews: Cannibal Corpse

Tape Wyrm Interviews: Cannibal Corpse

Rob Barrett is the guitarist for the legendary death metal band Cannibal Corpse. Barrett has been heard on the band's last two records as well as The Bleeding and Vile during the mid 90's. Cannibal Corpse's intensity and focus has only sharpened with the passing years leading to one of...

By Kaptain Carbon
Of Montreal – Paralytic Stalks

Of Montreal – Paralytic Stalks

It must be difficult to always have one album be compared against an entire body of work. In 2007, Of Montreal broke out of their relative and mild obscurity with Hissing Fauna Are the Destroyer? Part of the album’s success rests in lead singer Kevin Barnes using the record as...

By Kaptain Carbon
Freeball Friday! No Underwear In Public

Freeball Friday! No Underwear In Public

SBTRKT – “Hold On” SBTRKTGet More: SBTRKT, MTV Hive Off the debut album from SBTRKT, “Hold On” isn’t exactly a new song, but it’s kinda cool and sad, and the video is super frustrating. Which I like. Regina Spektor – “All The Rowboats” This video doesn’t need to exist. I...

By PPM News
Bonnaroo Announces 2012 Comedy Lineup

Bonnaroo Announces 2012 Comedy Lineup

Although it’s 100% my own fault, it was pretty difficult for me to find time for comedy while at SXSW, but it is not for a lack of desire. Thankfully, festivals like Bonnaroo, now in conjunction with Comedy Central, are still holding it down with the quality comedy, bringing big...

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Free Download: OFF! – “King Kong Brigade” + Tour Dates

Free Download: OFF! – “King Kong Brigade” + Tour Dates

OFF! just released a free download from their new self-titled record; the mid-album teeth-grinder “King Kong Brigade”. They’ve also announced a US tour with the recently reunited Refused, inspiring no shortage of jealousy from my inner teenaged self. Download “King Kong Brigade”: HERE Full US tour dates: 5/8 Los Angeles,...

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Of Monsters and Men @ The Independent – 3/22 San Francisco, CA

Of Monsters and Men @ The Independent – 3/22 San Francisco, CA

photos by Chris Valdés Lead female singer, Nanna Bryndís Hilmarsdóttir, was shocked by the sheer volume of people screaming along to their songs. Although the band had just made a huge splash at SXSW, she repeatedly spoke about how humbled they were to have so many people make it out...

By Laura
Video: Tenacious D – “To Be The Best”

Video: Tenacious D – “To Be The Best”

I don’t even know what to call this, a trailer? A music video? A promo? Whatever it is, its funny and seriously, who cares about Val Kilmer. Tenacious D’s new album Rize of the Fenix is scheduled to be released May 15th, and DOES seemingly have a track titled “To...

By PPM News
Streaming: Andy Kuncl – “In Your Arms”

Streaming: Andy Kuncl – “In Your Arms”

Stream Andy Kuncl – “In Your Arms”: HERE As a child, Andy Kuncl would come home from boys choir rehearsals and spend hours recording three part harmonies on his boombox, teaching himself how to play Lionel Richie, Phil Collins, and Harry Connick Jr. songs on the piano, and learning all...

By PPM News
Andrew Bird – Break It Yourself

Andrew Bird – Break It Yourself

Andrew Bird has been going through some major life changes. He endured a serious romantic fallout in 2010, relocated from his home in Chicago to Venice, California, and now, at 38, is a newlywed and a father for the first time. Break It Yourself, Bird’s 6th full-length solo offering and...

By Bryce
Flogging Molly – Hollywood Towers 3-8-11

Flogging Molly – Hollywood Towers 3-8-11

Photos By Ben Irwin Flogging Molly – Hollywood Towers 3-8-11...

By Ben
New Temper Trap Single – “Need Your Love” & US Tour Dates

New Temper Trap Single – “Need Your Love” & US Tour Dates

I’ve had a crush on my friend Andrea since 4th grade, I’ve never had the huevos to make a move, and it’s kind of my one great regret in life. Tangentially, I’ve always thought she was kind of an am/fm radio music fan, which, whatever. Then one day a few...

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The Hunger Games – Songs from District 12 and Beyond

The Hunger Games – Songs from District 12 and Beyond

Let me preface this by saying I am a fan of Hunger Games. I was that girl with her nose in a book while walking to the bus stop. I’ve read the entire series and have probably spent way too much time talking about the cast choices for what has...

By Laura