The third video from 2011s Larceny & Old Lace, “Go Away” shows a much mellower side to The Coathangers, on the road from Atlanta to NYC.

2 years ago Comment

Ridiculous rock all-stars Tenacious D stopped making music after their 2006 flick The Pick Of Destiny flopped miserably. Here, they announce their triumphant (?) return with album Rize Of The Fenix. It’s more of a celebrity-filled sketch than a video, but that’s kind of the point. Dave Grohl and Josh Groban aid in the creation of the “the greatest album ever recorded; by anyone; ever.” which drops May 15th.

2 years ago Comment

One minute and fourteen seconds is not a lot of time, but ex-Black Flag frontman Keith Morris’ current band OFF! manages to pack in the punch: hot chicks in glasses, moshpits, brutal wipeouts, guns and of course, the band.

2 years ago Comment

There’s not a lot of information about this German group out there, but their album, Ok Hunter, dropped last week. These guys sound like early Interpol; unusual drum patterns and dark guitars.

2 years ago Comment

More sad news today: Levon Helm, lead singer and drummer for The Band, has died after a long battle with throat cancer at 71 years old. Here is one of The Band’s most famous songs, “The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down”, recorded in 1976.

2 years ago Comment

Watching Radiohead live permanently alters your brain’s chemistry. I’m not sure if a video will work, but let’s give it a shot. Watch Radioheads epic 2-hour set at Coachella 2012 in all it’s glory.

2 years ago 1 Comment

Ty Segall shows of his shredding skills during a live performance of “Scissor People” with buddies White Fence. Their collaborative album, Hair, comes out later this year. Seriously, the song rips.

2 years ago Comment

One of the hardest rocking bands in history, Led Zeppelin crafted epic songs of grace and fury influenced by the American blues tradition. This documentary chronicles the band’s history from their 1968 formation to their reign as 1970s hard-rock giants, through rare photographs, archival footage and interviews with the band and those who were close to them: managers, sound engineers, groupies and fellow rockers.

2 years ago Comment

This Week: Matthew Wars leaves She & Him and Monsters of Folk for his own sound; Alabama Shakes drop a great debut and pick up a spot on Jack White’s new tour; A collection of early 7-inches and LPs on The Dawn of Eternal Summers; Bassnectar’s speaker-splitting dubstep; Sisters Cristi Jo and Jezzica Zambri’s second effort.

2 years ago Comment

Sonic Youth’s Lee Ranaldo released solo album Between The Times And The Tides, his first album with a full backup band behind him. Here’s the second video so far, directed by Ranaldo’s wife, Leah Singer.

2 years ago Comment

Here’s video number two off Jack White’s new album, Blunderbuss, which comes out later this month. In the strange clip Jack White is the only adult in a world full of crazed children drinking tussin, destroying furniture and spitting smoothies at each other. He’s in a real bind by the end. Stick around for the cliffhanger.

2 years ago Comment