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Rock Cellar Magazine | The 1975 Previews ‘Being Funny in a Foreign Language’ with Irresistible Indie/Pop Anthem, “I’m In Love With You”
September 1, 2022
The 1975 Previews ‘Being Funny in a Foreign Language’ with Irresistible Indie/Pop Anthem, “I’m In Love With You”

Oct. 14 will bring with it the anticipated new album from English pop/rock/indie outfit The 1975.  On Thursday, the group shared its latest preview of the record, and “I’m In Love With You”...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Lucy Dacus Transforms Cher’s “Believe” Into Dreamy Indie-Pop; Fall Tour Announced
July 20, 2022
Lucy Dacus Transforms Cher’s “Believe” Into Dreamy Indie-Pop; Fall Tour Announced

Cher’s “Believe” is an enduring classic, a global smash-hit first released in 1998 that powered its way around the world on the strength of its infectious melody and dance-pop composition....

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: beabadoobee Presents ‘Beatopia,’ Indie Singer/Songwriter’s Anticipated Sophomore Album
July 18, 2022
Out Now: beabadoobee Presents ‘Beatopia,’ Indie Singer/Songwriter’s Anticipated Sophomore Album

beabadoobee (real name: Bea Kristi) would like to invite you to Beatopia. That’s the title of the anticipated new sophomore album from the buzzworthy indie singer/songwriter, who emerged in 2020...

Rock Cellar Magazine | NZ Indie Rockers The Beths Trace the Melancholy Experience of Love with “Expert in a Dying Field”; Tour
July 14, 2022
NZ Indie Rockers The Beths Trace the Melancholy Experience of Love with “Expert in a Dying Field”; Tour

“Expert in a Dying Field” is a compelling new song from The Beths, the title track from a new album coming from the New Zealand indie/rock band due out Sept....

Rock Cellar Magazine | ‘Minions: The Rise of Gru’ is for Kids — but its Soundtrack of ’70s Covers from Indie Stars is for Everyone Else (Listen)
July 1, 2022
‘Minions: The Rise of Gru’ is for Kids — but its Soundtrack of ’70s Covers from Indie Stars is for Everyone Else (Listen)

If you breathe air and are living on Planet Earth, you’re no doubt aware that Minions: The Rise of Gru crashed into movie theaters today, July 1, primed for a...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Rina Sawayama Pays Tribute to Her Mother with Soaring Indie/Pop Anthem, “Catch Me In The Air”
June 28, 2022
Rina Sawayama Pays Tribute to Her Mother with Soaring Indie/Pop Anthem, “Catch Me In The Air”

Multifaceted singer/songwriter Rina Sawayama is gearing up for the Sept. 2 release of her new album, Hold The Girl, which is shaping up to be among the year’s most anticipated releases...

Rock Cellar Magazine | From Wallows to Spiritualized, Phoebe Bridgers and Beyond: The Best Rock/Indie Sets of Coachella 2022 Weekend 2 (Recap/Photos)
April 26, 2022
From Wallows to Spiritualized, Phoebe Bridgers and Beyond: The Best Rock/Indie Sets of Coachella 2022 Weekend 2 (Recap/Photos)

Harry Styles had just started his headlining set at the second weekend of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival last Friday in Indio, Calif., when he encouraged the massive...

Rock Cellar Magazine | LA Indie Band Warpaint Previews New Album ‘Radiate Like This’ with “Hips,” Details U.S. Tour
April 25, 2022
LA Indie Band Warpaint Previews New Album ‘Radiate Like This’ with “Hips,” Details U.S. Tour

Los Angeles indie/rock ensemble Warpaint will return on May 6 with Radiate Like This, the band’s first album in six years. The latest song shared from the record is “Hips,”...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Alt-J and Portugal. the Man Tour: A Perfect Pairing of Unpredictable Indie/Alt Pioneers (Recap of LA Show 3/27)
March 28, 2022
Alt-J and Portugal. the Man Tour: A Perfect Pairing of Unpredictable Indie/Alt Pioneers (Recap of LA Show 3/27)

The combination of English indie/rock trio Alt-J and Portland-by-way-of-Alaska alt/psychedelic/indie ensemble Portugal. the Man sounded like a solid pairing when the groups’ current tour was announced a few months back...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Spoon ‘Lucifer on the Sofa,’ Another Solid Album from the Esteemed Indie Rockers (Listen)
February 11, 2022
Out Now: Spoon ‘Lucifer on the Sofa,’ Another Solid Album from the Esteemed Indie Rockers (Listen)

A new album from Spoon is usually a great occasion for the indie/rock scene, as Britt Daniel and his band mates have carved an irreplaceable spot over the years with...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Warpaint Returns: L.A. Indie Band Shares “Champion,” ‘Radiate Like This’ LP Due in May
January 26, 2022
Warpaint Returns: L.A. Indie Band Shares “Champion,” ‘Radiate Like This’ LP Due in May

Warpaint re-emerged on Wednesday with “Champion,” the Los Angeles-based indie/pop band‘s first bit of new music in a while and a preview of Radiate Like This, the group’s first album...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Rising U.K. Indie/Pop Duo Wet Leg: Debut Album, North American Tour Coming in April 2022
November 29, 2021
Rising U.K. Indie/Pop Duo Wet Leg: Debut Album, North American Tour Coming in April 2022

Wet Leg, an indie duo from the U.K.’s Isle of Wight, is primed for a huge 2022. After arriving with authority thanks to the engaging debut single, “Chaise Longue,” Rhian...

Rock Cellar Magazine | New Zealand Indie Pop Band Yumi Zouma Blends Darkness and Light with the Deceptively Danceable “Mona Lisa”
November 11, 2021
New Zealand Indie Pop Band Yumi Zouma Blends Darkness and Light with the Deceptively Danceable “Mona Lisa”

“Mona Lisa” is the title of a new single from Yumi Zouma, a New Zealand-based indie/pop band with three studio albums under its belt. Debuted on Thursday, the song is...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Canadian Indie/Punks PUP Share Two New Songs, Details 2022 North American Tour
November 9, 2021
Canadian Indie/Punks PUP Share Two New Songs, Details 2022 North American Tour

PUP, the Canadian punk/indie band known for an incendiary live show, will return to the stage in 2022 for a North American tour. Announced by the group on Tuesday, the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Pavement Sets 2022 North American Reunion Tour Dates, Revered Indie Band’s First in 12 Years
November 2, 2021
Pavement Sets 2022 North American Reunion Tour Dates, Revered Indie Band’s First in 12 Years

Pavement returned to the news this week with some pretty massive news for fans of the celebrated and groundbreaking indie/rock band: A string of North American dates for 2022, which...

Rock Cellar Magazine | New from Indie/Pop Duo Babygirl: Watch the Wistful Video for “Born with a Broken Heart”
October 29, 2021
New from Indie/Pop Duo Babygirl: Watch the Wistful Video for “Born with a Broken Heart”

Babygirl is a Toronto-based indie/pop duo comprised of Kiki Frances and Cameron Breithaupt. On Friday, they debuted a music video for “Born with a Broken Heart,” a wistful, melancholy ballad...

Rock Cellar Magazine | LA Indie/Pop Band Wallows Debuts New “I Don’t Want to Talk” Video, Announces 2022 Tour Dates
September 30, 2021
LA Indie/Pop Band Wallows Debuts New “I Don’t Want to Talk” Video, Announces 2022 Tour Dates

Were it not for the COVID-19 pandemic, Wallows could very well be one of the biggest band around right now — and they’re poised for an even bigger breakthrough in...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Singer/Songwriter/Entertainer Cara Lee Recording Debut Album in Nashville (w/ IndieGogo Campaign), Touring with Peter Asher & Company
June 29, 2021
Singer/Songwriter/Entertainer Cara Lee Recording Debut Album in Nashville (w/ IndieGogo Campaign), Touring with Peter Asher & Company

Cara Lee is a Toronto-born singer/songwriter/entertainer who’s been wowing audiences with her powerful and soulful voice since she was 17. She’s toured with her own rock and roll bands and...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Modest Mouse Adds to its Established Indie Legacy with New Album ‘The Golden Casket’ (Listen)
June 25, 2021
Out Now: Modest Mouse Adds to its Established Indie Legacy with New Album ‘The Golden Casket’ (Listen)

The Golden Casket is the new studio album from Modest Mouse, the long-running indie/rock band‘s new album and first since 2015. At its essence is a core theme of ruminating...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Rising Indie/Pop Star girl in red Takes a Leap Forward with Debut LP ‘if i could make it go quiet’ (Listen)
April 30, 2021
Out Now: Rising Indie/Pop Star girl in red Takes a Leap Forward with Debut LP ‘if i could make it go quiet’ (Listen)

A few years of EPs and early releases put girl in red on many folks’ radar, and today, the 22-year-old Norwegian singer/songwriter born Marie Ulven released her debut full-length album, if...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Premiere: Buzzworthy, Reddit-Backed Indie/Pop Band Sub-Radio Shares ’90s-Styled ‘Out of My Mind’ Video
April 8, 2021
Premiere: Buzzworthy, Reddit-Backed Indie/Pop Band Sub-Radio Shares ’90s-Styled ‘Out of My Mind’ Video

Sub-Radio is a Washington, D.C.-based indie/pop ensemble with some serious online buzz thanks to a series of live stream performances started in October on RPAN, Reddit’s open access live-streaming platform...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Buzzworthy Indie/Pop Act girl in red Releasing Debut LP ‘if i could make it go quiet’ 4/30; Stream “Serotonin”
March 5, 2021
Buzzworthy Indie/Pop Act girl in red Releasing Debut LP ‘if i could make it go quiet’ 4/30; Stream “Serotonin”

With girl in red, 22-year-old Norwegian singer/songwriter Marie Ulven has attained a metric ton of attention over the past few years with a series of EPs recorded in her bedroom. Thematically,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Deluxe Edition of the ‘Remote’ EP Recorded by Indie/Pop Band Wallows During COVID Lockdown
February 19, 2021
Out Now: Deluxe Edition of the ‘Remote’ EP Recorded by Indie/Pop Band Wallows During COVID Lockdown

Toward the end of October, Wallows — the indie/pop trio featuring actor Dylan Minnette of Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why, Braeden Lemasters, an actor known for roles such as Men of...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The ‘Rapture’ Hits an English Cul-De-Sac in the Quirky New Video from English Indie/Pop Star Declan McKenna
December 2, 2020
The ‘Rapture’ Hits an English Cul-De-Sac in the Quirky New Video from English Indie/Pop Star Declan McKenna

Back in September, Declan McKenna released his second full-length album, Zeros. A sprawling, heavily themed album that brushes up against the influence of the Beatles, David Bowie and other legendary musical acts...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘Remote,’ a New EP from Indie/Pop Trio Wallows Recorded in Quarantine
October 23, 2020
Out Now: ‘Remote,’ a New EP from Indie/Pop Trio Wallows Recorded in Quarantine

There’s a solid chance that had it not been for the COVID-19 pandemic, Wallows would have experienced a huge 2020 filled with touring and even more success for the indie/pop...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Do ‘Virtual Aerobics’ with Wallows in the Indie/Pop Band’s New Video; Quarantine EP Out 10/23
October 7, 2020
Do ‘Virtual Aerobics’ with Wallows in the Indie/Pop Band’s New Video; Quarantine EP Out 10/23

Wallows has kept busy during COVID-19 pandemic — and the Los Angeles indie/pop trio featuring actor Dylan Minnette of Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why, Braeden Lemasters, an actor known for roles such as Men of a Certain Age and...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Indie/Pop Band Wallows Offering Fans Free Download of Unheard Song for National Voter Registration Day
September 22, 2020
Indie/Pop Band Wallows Offering Fans Free Download of Unheard Song for National Voter Registration Day

Wallows has kept busy during COVID-19 pandemic — and the Los Angeles indie/pop trio featuring actor Dylan Minnette of Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why, Braeden Lemasters, an actor known for roles such as Men of a Certain Age and...

Rock Cellar Magazine | New from beabadoobee: Stream ‘Worth It,’ the from Rising Indie Star’s New Album ‘Fake It Flowers’ Out 10/16
September 8, 2020
New from beabadoobee: Stream ‘Worth It,’ the from Rising Indie Star’s New Album ‘Fake It Flowers’ Out 10/16

On Tuesday, beabadoobee premiered another new song, the 20-year-old indie singer/songwriter‘s second preview of her anticipated solo debut, Fake It Flowers. The album will be out on Oct. 16 via Dirty Hit — click...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Indie/Pop Trio Wallows Hosting Four-Show ‘Virtual World Tour’ of Gigs at the Roxy Theatre — Featuring Unique Live Sets
August 6, 2020
Indie/Pop Trio Wallows Hosting Four-Show ‘Virtual World Tour’ of Gigs at the Roxy Theatre — Featuring Unique Live Sets

Three-piece Los Angeles indie/pop trio Wallows (featuring actor Dylan Minnette of Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why, Braeden Lemasters, an actor known for roles such as Men of a Certain Age and...

Rock Cellar Magazine | New from beabadoobee: Rising Indie/Rock Star Shares ‘Sorry,’ from Debut Album ‘Fake It Flowers’ Out 10/16 (Listen)
August 5, 2020
New from beabadoobee: Rising Indie/Rock Star Shares ‘Sorry,’ from Debut Album ‘Fake It Flowers’ Out 10/16 (Listen)

On Wednesday, beabadoobee premiered another new song, the 20-year-old indie singer/songwriter‘s second preview of her anticipated solo debut, Fake It Flowers. The album will be out on Oct. 16 via...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Rising Indie Singer/Songwriter beabadoobee Premieres ’90s-Styled New Song ‘Care,’ Announces Debut Full-Length ‘Fake It Flowers’
July 14, 2020
Rising Indie Singer/Songwriter beabadoobee Premieres ’90s-Styled New Song ‘Care,’ Announces Debut Full-Length ‘Fake It Flowers’

Among indie/rock circles, singer/songwriter beabadoobee has been a “rising star” for a few years now, several successful EPs and inescapable buzz earning her significant attention. On Tuesday, beabadoobee announced her...

Rock Cellar Magazine | HAIM Shines Brighter Than Ever with the Resonant ‘Women in Music Pt. III’ — The Indie/Pop Album of the Summer (Listen)
June 26, 2020
HAIM Shines Brighter Than Ever with the Resonant ‘Women in Music Pt. III’ — The Indie/Pop Album of the Summer (Listen)

Los Angeles-based indie/rock trio Haim have a special bond — after all, they’re sisters — and the confidence inspired by that bond has led the way for Este, Danielle and...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Rising Indie Trio Wallows Keeping Busy with Stylish At-Home Acoustic Performances: Watch ‘OK’ and ‘Are You Bored Yet?’
June 24, 2020
Rising Indie Trio Wallows Keeping Busy with Stylish At-Home Acoustic Performances: Watch ‘OK’ and ‘Are You Bored Yet?’

Wallows, the three-piece indie/pop band featuring actor Dylan Minnette (Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why), Braeden Lemasters (actor known for roles such as Men of a Certain Age) and Cole Preston, would probably be out on...

Rock Cellar Magazine | #SaveOurStages: 600 Artists, Including Robert Plant, Dave Grohl, Billie Eilish, Lady Gaga, Joni Mitchell and More, Sign Letter Asking Congress to Help Indie Venues Survive COVID-19 Shutdown
June 19, 2020
#SaveOurStages: 600 Artists, Including Robert Plant, Dave Grohl, Billie Eilish, Lady Gaga, Joni Mitchell and More, Sign Letter Asking Congress to Help Indie Venues Survive COVID-19 Shutdown

It’s time to #SaveOurStages. Among the many devastating hardships caused by the COVID-19 pandemic over the past few months is the chaos thrown into the live music world — and,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | MGMT Goes Independent: Watch the Indie/Rock Band’s New Video for ‘In the Afternoon’
December 11, 2019
MGMT Goes Independent: Watch the Indie/Rock Band’s New Video for ‘In the Afternoon’

We’re more than a decade removed from Oracular Spectacular, the breakout 2007 debut album from indie/rock band MGMT — and they’re still at it, but this time as a fully...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Premiere: Stream Sleepwalkers’ ‘Ages,’ a Seamless Blend of Contemporary Indie/Pop and 1960s’ Harmonies
June 5, 2019
Premiere: Stream Sleepwalkers’ ‘Ages,’ a Seamless Blend of Contemporary Indie/Pop and 1960s’ Harmonies

The indie/pop realm is dominated by psychedelic-tinged acts like Tame Impala and the War on Drugs — but keep an eye out for Sleepwalkers. On July 19, the Richmond, Va.-based...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Coachella 2019: The Best Rock/Indie Acts, from Weezer and Wallows to The 1975, Beach Fossils, Soccer Mommy and More (Live Review)
April 23, 2019
Coachella 2019: The Best Rock/Indie Acts, from Weezer and Wallows to The 1975, Beach Fossils, Soccer Mommy and More (Live Review)

When the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival‘s 2019 lineup was announced, there was plenty of talk about how rock music was underrepresented among the 175+ acts. The world-renowned music...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Indie-Rock/Punk Trio Small Words Tackle Weighty Issues On Their New Concept Album, ‘Good Day, Bad Me’
April 18, 2019
Indie-Rock/Punk Trio Small Words Tackle Weighty Issues On Their New Concept Album, ‘Good Day, Bad Me’

Picking up from their 2016 debut EP For What It’s Worthless, Indianapolis indie rock trio Small Words shows us that sometimes life hits you hard — and it’s okay to...

Rock Cellar Magazine | New Silversun Pickups: Watch Indie Rockers’ Video for ‘It Doesn’t Matter Why,’ from New Butch Vig-Produced LP Out 6/7
April 11, 2019
New Silversun Pickups: Watch Indie Rockers’ Video for ‘It Doesn’t Matter Why,’ from New Butch Vig-Produced LP Out 6/7

On June 7, Los Angeles-based indie/rock band Silversun Pickups will release Widow’s Weeds, their fifth full-length album, via their New Machine Records label. The news was announced on Thursday morning,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | L.A. Indie/Pop Band La Bouquet Pushes Release Date of Debut LP Back to 4/26
April 5, 2019
L.A. Indie/Pop Band La Bouquet Pushes Release Date of Debut LP Back to 4/26

The release of Los Angeles alternative/indie-pop trio La Bouquet‘s debut album, Sad People Dancing, has been postponed once more, this time to April 26. The band announced its debut album back...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Los Angeles Indie/Pop Trio La Bouquet Readying Debut LP ‘Sad People Dancing’ for 3/29 Release
February 27, 2019
Los Angeles Indie/Pop Trio La Bouquet Readying Debut LP ‘Sad People Dancing’ for 3/29 Release

Los Angeles-based band La Bouquet is gearing up to release its anticipated full-length debut. It’s been two years since the alternative/indie-pop band released its debut EP, Heavy Sunshine, but the group...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Billy Corgan of Smashing Pumpkins Loves Indie Wrestling (Interview)
January 7, 2013
Billy Corgan of Smashing Pumpkins Loves Indie Wrestling (Interview)

Although Billy Corgan is best known as the enigmatic frontman of Smashing Pumpkins, lately he has turned his creative energy toward smashing of a different variety: flying elbow smashes, for...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch: Phoebe Bridgers Returns the Favor, Covers “Milk” at The 1975’s Incredible Concert in Los Angeles
November 29, 2022
Watch: Phoebe Bridgers Returns the Favor, Covers “Milk” at The 1975’s Incredible Concert in Los Angeles

On Monday night, English indie/pop band The 1975 brought its breathtaking At Their Very Best tour to the Kia Forum in Los Angeles, packing the sold-out venue with screaming fans...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Goose Drops New ‘Undecided’ EP of Fan-Favorite Live Songs to Cap a Busy 2022
November 22, 2022
Goose Drops New ‘Undecided’ EP of Fan-Favorite Live Songs to Cap a Busy 2022

There’s no stopping Goose these days. The Connecticut-based indie/psychedelic band is riding a seemingly endless wave of momentum that has vaulted the group to the top of the heap when...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Recap/Photos: Alt-Rock’s Past, Present, Future Collide at Smashing Pumpkins’ Hollywood Bowl Tour Finale with Jane’s Addiction, Poppy
November 22, 2022
Recap/Photos: Alt-Rock’s Past, Present, Future Collide at Smashing Pumpkins’ Hollywood Bowl Tour Finale with Jane’s Addiction, Poppy

With temperatures in the upper 50s, it was an uncommonly chilly evening at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles on Saturday — but the weather found Smashing Pumpkins front man...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Doors Unveil Mythical Last-Known Studio Recording, “Paris Blues” (Listen); Record Store Day Vinyl Nov. 25
November 18, 2022
The Doors Unveil Mythical Last-Known Studio Recording, “Paris Blues” (Listen); Record Store Day Vinyl Nov. 25

Among fans of The Doors, “Paris Blues” has long had a unique allure, due to its existence as the last-known unissued studio recording from the famed Los Angeles psychedelic/rock band. Assumed...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Phoebe Bridgers Covers Handsome Family’s “So Much Wine” as Holiday Single Benefiting LA LGBT Center
November 17, 2022
Phoebe Bridgers Covers Handsome Family’s “So Much Wine” as Holiday Single Benefiting LA LGBT Center

As winter sets in, a few things happen: Temperatures (usually) dip, the air gest crisp, the sun sets earlier, and Phoebe Bridgers adds to her ongoing series of yearly charity...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch Two Fans of The 1975 Let It All Out and Dance Like Nobody’s Watching at Atlanta Tour Stop
November 14, 2022
Watch Two Fans of The 1975 Let It All Out and Dance Like Nobody’s Watching at Atlanta Tour Stop

There’s something about the music and overall vibe of The 1975 that elicits strong emotional reactions from the band’s fans. Not only does front man/band leader Matty Healy command attention...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Britt Lower Discovers Her Inner “Wolf” in the Yeah Yeah Yeahs’ Stylish New Video from ‘Cool It Down’
November 2, 2022
Britt Lower Discovers Her Inner “Wolf” in the Yeah Yeah Yeahs’ Stylish New Video from ‘Cool It Down’

Back on Sept. 30, Karen O. and the Yeah Yeah Yeahs officially returned with Cool It Down, the acclaimed indie band’s first new album since 2013. Among the album’s standout...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Taylor Swift Announces ‘The Eras Tour’, Massive Stadium Trek Set for 2023 (Ticket Details); ‘Midnights’ Out Now
November 1, 2022
Taylor Swift Announces ‘The Eras Tour’, Massive Stadium Trek Set for 2023 (Ticket Details); ‘Midnights’ Out Now

Fresh off breaking Billboard Hot 100 records by dominating the Top 10 with songs off her new album, Midnights, Taylor Swift has announced the Eras tour for 2023. The news,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | With ‘Midnights,’ Taylor Swift Just Did Something No Artist Has Ever Done on the Billboard Charts
October 31, 2022
With ‘Midnights,’ Taylor Swift Just Did Something No Artist Has Ever Done on the Billboard Charts

Doubt Taylor Swift at your own peril. Back on Oct. 21, the global pop star released her tenth album, Midnights, and since its debut she’s now pulled off a feat...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Taylor Swift’s ‘Midnights,’ a New Album of “Music Written in the Middle of the Night” (Listen/Buy)
October 21, 2022
Out Now: Taylor Swift’s ‘Midnights,’ a New Album of “Music Written in the Middle of the Night” (Listen/Buy)

Arriving with much fanfare late Thursday night, Midnights is the latest studio effort from Taylor Swift. The global superstar’s 10th studio album to date and the follow-up to 2020’s Evermore,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Arctic Monkeys Remain Ahead of the Game with New LP ‘The Car’ (Listen/Buy)
October 21, 2022
Out Now: Arctic Monkeys Remain Ahead of the Game with New LP ‘The Car’ (Listen/Buy)

Genre-defying English rock/indie stars Arctic Monkeys have defied expectations for years. After emerging in 2006 with their compelling debut album Whatever People Say I Am, That’s What I’m Not, the band became...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch The 1975 Perform the Upbeat-but-Chilling “Looking for Somebody to Love,” from New LP Out Now
October 20, 2022
Watch The 1975 Perform the Upbeat-but-Chilling “Looking for Somebody to Love,” from New LP Out Now

“Looking for Somebody (To Love)” is one of the more energetic songs featured on Being Funny in a Foreign Language, the new studio album from English pop/rock/indie band The 1975...

Rock Cellar Magazine | PHOTOS: Portugal. the Man and Phantogram at the Sonoma Harvest Music Festival
October 19, 2022
PHOTOS: Portugal. the Man and Phantogram at the Sonoma Harvest Music Festival

On Oct. 8-9, the Sonoma Harvest Music Festival took place at B.R. Cohn Winery in Northern California. A decidedly intimate affair — the event’s website notes a capacity limited at...

Rock Cellar Magazine | New from Jimmy Eat World: Stream the Slow-Burning “Place Your Debts”; On Tour Now
October 19, 2022
New from Jimmy Eat World: Stream the Slow-Burning “Place Your Debts”; On Tour Now

Jimmy Eat World has two facets — the guitar-forward alt/rock sound that put the Arizona band on the map two decades ago with songs like “Bleed American” and “The Middle,”...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Recap: My Chemical Romance Broke All the Rules at its Electrifying ‘Reunion Tour’ Run at the Kia Forum
October 18, 2022
Recap: My Chemical Romance Broke All the Rules at its Electrifying ‘Reunion Tour’ Run at the Kia Forum

Head-in-your-hands, awestruck wonder. The realization of your dreams coming true in front of your eyes. This was the sensation experienced by many My Chemical Romance fans at Monday night’s conclusion...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Arctic Monkeys: New Album ‘The Car’ Out 10/21; Stream “I Ain’t Quite Where I Think I Am”; 2023 Tour on Sale
October 18, 2022
Arctic Monkeys: New Album ‘The Car’ Out 10/21; Stream “I Ain’t Quite Where I Think I Am”; 2023 Tour on Sale

This Friday, shape-shifting English rock/indie band Arctic Monkeys returns with a new studio album, The Car. The band has been previewing the record in recent weeks with a few songs,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Wilco Debuts “A Lifetime to Find”; ‘Cruel Country’ 2-LP/CD Coming in January (Pre-Order)
October 18, 2022
Wilco Debuts “A Lifetime to Find”; ‘Cruel Country’ 2-LP/CD Coming in January (Pre-Order)

Back in late May, Wilco returned with its 12th studio album, Cruel Country, the latest addition to the catalog from Jeff Tweedy and the esteemed indie/rock band. Initially a digital...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Omnivore Recordings Reissues 4 Out-of Print Jonathan Richman & Modern Lovers Albums on LP & CD
October 17, 2022
Omnivore Recordings Reissues 4 Out-of Print Jonathan Richman & Modern Lovers Albums on LP & CD

Starting this past August, and continuing through November, four previously out-of-print albums by Jonathan Richman & the Modern Lovers will be rolled out from Omnivore Records. The reissued albums originally...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: The 1975 Trims the Fat, Flourishes on New Album ‘Being Funny in a Foreign Language’ (Listen; Tour)
October 14, 2022
Out Now: The 1975 Trims the Fat, Flourishes on New Album ‘Being Funny in a Foreign Language’ (Listen; Tour)

The 1975 contains multitudes. For the entirety of the English pop/rock/indie band‘s existence, the group has exhibited an unabashed commitment to a sometimes perplexing duality: grandiose songwriting drawing heavy inspiration...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now:  Previously Unreleased Live Album New Riders Of The Purple Sage “Lyceum ’72” (Listen)
October 12, 2022
Out Now: Previously Unreleased Live Album New Riders Of The Purple Sage “Lyceum ’72” (Listen)

Omnivore Recordings has just released Lyceum ‘72 a previously unreleased live recording by New Riders of the Purple Sage, on CD. The live performance was from May 26, 1972 –...

Rock Cellar Magazine | “This Is Sparklehorse” – Documentary On The Sad & Beautiful World of Mark Linkous – Available 10/15 (Preview Here)
October 5, 2022
“This Is Sparklehorse” – Documentary On The Sad & Beautiful World of Mark Linkous – Available 10/15 (Preview Here)

This is Sparklehorse – a new documentary film about the enigmatic late songwriter/musician Mark Linkous is finally ready to launch after an 11 year journey. It will be available to...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Pixies Lead Guitarist Joey Santiago Discusses the Making of the Band’s New Album, ‘Doggerel’ (Out Now)
October 3, 2022
Pixies Lead Guitarist Joey Santiago Discusses the Making of the Band’s New Album, ‘Doggerel’ (Out Now)

Something rare happened when Pixies were making their eighth studio album Doggerel, which was released on Sept. 30. Joey Santiago finally snagged his first co-writing credits after 25-odd years as...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Arctic Monkeys Announce 2023 North American Tour with Fontaines D.C.; New Album Out 10/21
October 3, 2022
Arctic Monkeys Announce 2023 North American Tour with Fontaines D.C.; New Album Out 10/21

Shape-shifting English rock/indie band Arctic Monkeys will release a new album, The Car, coming up on Oct. 21. On Monday, the group announced a massive North American tour in support...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: The Yeah Yeah Yeahs Shake Off the Dust with ‘Cool It Down,’ First New Album Since 2013 (Listen/Tour)
September 30, 2022
Out Now: The Yeah Yeah Yeahs Shake Off the Dust with ‘Cool It Down,’ First New Album Since 2013 (Listen/Tour)

The world needed the return of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs. Today, Sept. 30, the esteemed indie/rock band fronted by the dynamic Karen O. released Cool It Down, first new record...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Arctic Monkeys Share “Body Paint” from New Album ‘The Car’ Coming 10/21 (Watch Video/Pre-Order)
September 29, 2022
Arctic Monkeys Share “Body Paint” from New Album ‘The Car’ Coming 10/21 (Watch Video/Pre-Order)

Genre-bending English rock/indie band Arctic Monkeys recently returned with news of a new record, The Car, scheduled for release on Oct. 21. It was first previewed with “There’d Better Be A...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Paramore Begins New Era with Compelling “This Is Why”; New LP in February; Tour Soon
September 28, 2022
Paramore Begins New Era with Compelling “This Is Why”; New LP in February; Tour Soon

The career path of Paramore has been fascinating. Since emerging as a pop-punk band fronted by dynamic singer Hayley Williams, the group quickly shot to stardom in the mid-2000s with...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Listen to Beck’s New Acoustic Cover of Neil Young’s “Old Man,” as Debuted on ‘Sunday Night Football’
September 26, 2022
Listen to Beck’s New Acoustic Cover of Neil Young’s “Old Man,” as Debuted on ‘Sunday Night Football’

Beck is a versatile musician, having amassed a career known as much for his boisterous brand of fuzzed-out indie/rock psychedelia as much as more subdued, introspective singer/songwriter material. Both avenues...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Grab Your Pumpkin Spice Latte and Dive Into Weezer’s ‘SZNZ: Autumn,’ Out Now (Tied to the Autumnal  Equinox)
September 22, 2022
Grab Your Pumpkin Spice Latte and Dive Into Weezer’s ‘SZNZ: Autumn,’ Out Now (Tied to the Autumnal Equinox)

Weezer launched an ambitious and typically quirky project with the release of SZNZ: Spring, the first of four-part seasonal EP series from Rivers Cuomo and his musical pals that was partially inspired by...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Fontaines D.C.: “The Couple Across the Way” Video, a Melancholy Bit of Reflection from Singer Grian Chatten
September 22, 2022
Fontaines D.C.: “The Couple Across the Way” Video, a Melancholy Bit of Reflection from Singer Grian Chatten

Fontaines D.C. vocalist Grian Chatten was struck by the view outside the window of his London flat. The proximity of Chatten’s neighbors’ dwellings to his own afforded him an unintentionally...

Rock Cellar Magazine | New from The 1975: “All I Need to Hear,” New LP 10/14, North American Tour to Follow (Pre-Order/On Sale)
September 21, 2022
New from The 1975: “All I Need to Hear,” New LP 10/14, North American Tour to Follow (Pre-Order/On Sale)

English pop/rock/indie outfit  The 1975 has shared another song from Being Funny in a Foreign Language, the group’s anticipated new album due out on Oct. 14 via Dirty Hit. The group...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Death Cab for Cutie’s 10th Studio Album ‘Asphalt Meadows’ (Listen/Buy); On Tour Now
September 19, 2022
Out Now: Death Cab for Cutie’s 10th Studio Album ‘Asphalt Meadows’ (Listen/Buy); On Tour Now

Asphalt Meadows, the 10th studio album from Ben Gibbard and his colleagues in indie/rock band Death Cab for Cutie, was released to much fanfare on Friday, Sept. 16. The record,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Fontaines D.C. Bring Irish Post-Punk Stylings to ‘Corden’ to Play “Roman Holiday”; North American Tour Soon
September 15, 2022
Fontaines D.C. Bring Irish Post-Punk Stylings to ‘Corden’ to Play “Roman Holiday”; North American Tour Soon

Irish post-punk/indie band Fontaines D.C. is about to embark on a big headlining tour of North America, the group’s return to the states in support of last May’s Skinty Fia....

Rock Cellar Magazine | Soul Blind: Grunge/Shoegaze Upstarts Share “System (Failing),” Debut LP ‘Feel It All Around’ 11/11
September 14, 2022
Soul Blind: Grunge/Shoegaze Upstarts Share “System (Failing),” Debut LP ‘Feel It All Around’ 11/11

Back in late July, Soul Blind shared a new song, “Stuck in a Loop.” If you’re unfamiliar with the band, here’s a quick synopsis: Thick, reverbed guitar riffs set to brooding...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Doors Unearthing Last-Known Studio Recording, “Paris Blues,” for Special Record Store Day Vinyl Release
September 13, 2022
The Doors Unearthing Last-Known Studio Recording, “Paris Blues,” for Special Record Store Day Vinyl Release

Among fans of The Doors, “Paris Blues” has a near-mythical status due to its existence as the last-known unissued studio recording from the famed Los Angeles psychedelic/rock band. Assumed lost...

Rock Cellar Magazine | New Pixies: Preview ‘Doggerel’ LP with “Dregs of the Wine” — First Credit for Guitarist Joey Santiago
September 8, 2022
New Pixies: Preview ‘Doggerel’ LP with “Dregs of the Wine” — First Credit for Guitarist Joey Santiago

Below, listen to “Dregs of the Wine,” another new song shared from Pixies‘ upcoming album Doggerel: Debuted this week, it’s the latest preview of a new record from the long-running...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Arctic Monkeys Preview New Album ‘The Car’ with Video for “There’d Better Be a Mirrorball” (LP Out 10/21)
August 30, 2022
Arctic Monkeys Preview New Album ‘The Car’ with Video for “There’d Better Be a Mirrorball” (LP Out 10/21)

Last week, stylish, genre-bending English rock/indie band Arctic Monkeys returned with news of a new record, The Car, scheduled for release on Oct. 21. The first official preview of the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | This Ain’t No Picnic Wraps Enchanting Weekend in LA with Eclectic Mix and Impossibly Good Vibes (Recap)
August 29, 2022
This Ain’t No Picnic Wraps Enchanting Weekend in LA with Eclectic Mix and Impossibly Good Vibes (Recap)

“I learned to drive in this parking lot,” cracked Phoebe Bridgers from the Fairway stage of This Ain’t No Picnic on Sunday night, the final night of the two-day festival...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Larkin Poe Shares Wistful, Bluesy New Anthem “Georgia Off My Mind,” from New LP Out 11/11
August 23, 2022
Larkin Poe Shares Wistful, Bluesy New Anthem “Georgia Off My Mind,” from New LP Out 11/11

Larkin Poe — the acclaimed indie/rock duo comprised of sisters Rebecca and Megan Lovell — will release a new record titled Blood Harmony on Nov. 11. They’ve been previewing the album in...

Rock Cellar Magazine | (Recap) Goose Invited Lucius to Perform a Mind-Bending Version of “Slow Ready” at the Greek in LA — Watch
August 22, 2022
(Recap) Goose Invited Lucius to Perform a Mind-Bending Version of “Slow Ready” at the Greek in LA — Watch

This past Sunday night, Connecticut-based indie/psychedelic/jam band Goose carried its ongoing Dripfield tour through the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles. The tour, which is named after the band’s recent album...

Rock Cellar Magazine | New from The National and Bon Iver: Stream “Weird Goodbyes”; The National On Tour Now
August 22, 2022
New from The National and Bon Iver: Stream “Weird Goodbyes”; The National On Tour Now

Two pillars of the indie/rock world teamed up for a new song, “Weird Goodbyes,” which was debuted on Monday. Combining the talents of The National and Bon Iver, the track...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Hey LA: Phoebe Bridgers x Homestate Roll Out ‘The Maxine’ Taco Ahead of This Ain’t No Picnic 8/27-28
August 22, 2022
Hey LA: Phoebe Bridgers x Homestate Roll Out ‘The Maxine’ Taco Ahead of This Ain’t No Picnic 8/27-28

This coming Sunday, Aug. 28, Phoebe Bridgers will play her biggest hometown show to date as one of the headliners of This Ain’t No Picnic, a two-day indie/alternative festival located...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: The Mountain Goats’ ‘Bleed Out’ LP, Inspired by Classic Action Movies (Listen)
August 19, 2022
Out Now: The Mountain Goats’ ‘Bleed Out’ LP, Inspired by Classic Action Movies (Listen)

Bleed Out is a new studio album from celebrated indie rockers The Mountain Goats. Released today, Aug. 19, the record was billed as “a cinematic experience inspired by action movies...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Oasis ‘Be Here Now’ at 25: The Bombastic 1997 Album Remembered By Those Who Were There
August 19, 2022
Oasis ‘Be Here Now’ at 25: The Bombastic 1997 Album Remembered By Those Who Were There

“I don’t know what people are talking about,” Liam Gallagher said in 2017. “I think it’s great.” I had asked the Oasis front man about Be Here Now, the Britpop...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Silversun Pickups Challenge Themselves Again with New Butch Vig-Produced LP ‘Physical Thrills’
August 19, 2022
Out Now: Silversun Pickups Challenge Themselves Again with New Butch Vig-Produced LP ‘Physical Thrills’

Los Angeles indie rockers Silversun Pickups have been a major player on the scene ever since breaking through with 2006’s “Lazy Eye,” a standout track on the band’s debut album,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | She Wants Revenge Adds Dates to Fall Tour, New Music on the Way
August 17, 2022
She Wants Revenge Adds Dates to Fall Tour, New Music on the Way

She Wants Revenge, the indie/rock band bred in the San Fernando Valley of Los Angeles that hit it big in 2006 with the song “Tear You Apart,” recently revved its...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Trey Anastasio Band + Goose to Join Together for Fall Tour, Promising ‘Unique Collaborations’
August 16, 2022
Trey Anastasio Band + Goose to Join Together for Fall Tour, Promising ‘Unique Collaborations’

This fall, an alluring team-up of epic proportions will take place when Trey Anastasio Band heads out on a fall arena tour with special guests Goose. Goose, for those unaware,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Yeah Yeah Yeahs Debut Video for Simmering New Song “Burning”; ‘Cool It Down’ LP 9/30; Fall Tour
August 15, 2022
Yeah Yeah Yeahs Debut Video for Simmering New Song “Burning”; ‘Cool It Down’ LP 9/30; Fall Tour

Karen O. and the Yeah Yeah Yeahs roared back to life recently with some new tracks, ending a silence that spanned a few years and marked the introduction to a...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Built To Spill’s “When The Wind Forgets Your Name” – First Album Since 2015 – Releases Sept. 9th (Listen)
August 14, 2022
Built To Spill’s “When The Wind Forgets Your Name” – First Album Since 2015 – Releases Sept. 9th (Listen)

On September 9th, Built to Spill  will release their 8th full-length album, When The Wind Forgets Your Name – their first on their new label Sub Pop Records. The launch...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Death Cab for Cutie Shares “Foxglove Through the Clearcut,” from New Album ‘Asphalt Meadows’ (Out 9/16)
August 12, 2022
Death Cab for Cutie Shares “Foxglove Through the Clearcut,” from New Album ‘Asphalt Meadows’ (Out 9/16)

Asphalt Meadows is the title of a new album from Death Cab for Cutie that the esteemed indie/rock band will release on Sept. 16. The 10th album from Ben Gibbard...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Yeah Yeah Yeahs Share the Simmering “Burning,” from New Album ‘Cool It Down’ Coming Sept. 30
August 10, 2022
Yeah Yeah Yeahs Share the Simmering “Burning,” from New Album ‘Cool It Down’ Coming Sept. 30

Karen O. and The Yeah Yeah Yeahs emerged from the silence of a few years away back in May with news of some live performances and a record deal with Secret Canadian....

Rock Cellar Magazine | A Zorro-Like Character on a Toy Horse Rides Into Chaos at 7/11 in Pixies’ Absurdist New Video for “Vault of Heaven”
August 9, 2022
A Zorro-Like Character on a Toy Horse Rides Into Chaos at 7/11 in Pixies’ Absurdist New Video for “Vault of Heaven”

On Sept. 30, long-running and prolific indie/rock band Pixies will return with Doggerel, the group’s eighth full-length album to date and the follow-up to 2019’s Beneath the Eyrie. Here’s a song from the record titled “Vault of...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Phoenix: Funky New Song “Alpha Zulu” Out Now Ahead of Global Fall Tour; New Album in Progres
August 9, 2022
Phoenix: Funky New Song “Alpha Zulu” Out Now Ahead of Global Fall Tour; New Album in Progres

Phoenix, the French indie/rock/pop band that burst onto the scene in 2009 with its fourth record, Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix, amassing attention around the world thanks to hit singles like “1901”...

Rock Cellar Magazine | LA’s This Ain’t No Picnic Festival Sets Daily Lineups/Set Times for Aug. 27-28 Event (The Strokes, LCD Soundsystem, More)
August 8, 2022
LA’s This Ain’t No Picnic Festival Sets Daily Lineups/Set Times for Aug. 27-28 Event (The Strokes, LCD Soundsystem, More)

Coming up on August 27-28, 2022, Goldenvoice will put on This Ain’t No Picnic, a two-day indie/alternative festival located at Brookside at the Rose Bowl in Southern California. The festival...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Recap: Red Hot Chili Peppers/The Strokes/King Princess Light Up Las Vegas’ Allegiant Stadium
August 8, 2022
Recap: Red Hot Chili Peppers/The Strokes/King Princess Light Up Las Vegas’ Allegiant Stadium

One of the most powerful attributes of music is its ability to bring together people of all demographics, backgrounds and ideologies. Over the course of the past few decades, few...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Silversun Pickups Preview New Album ‘Physical Thrills’ (Out 8/19) with “Alone on a Hill”
August 8, 2022
Silversun Pickups Preview New Album ‘Physical Thrills’ (Out 8/19) with “Alone on a Hill”

Los Angeles indie/rock band Silversun Pickups will get back after it on Aug. 19 with Physical Thrills, the group’s studio album. The set was produced by Butch Vig and was...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Goose Debuts Short Doc Capturing Recent Sold-Out Radio City Music Hall Gigs; ‘Dripfield’ Tour On Now
August 3, 2022
Goose Debuts Short Doc Capturing Recent Sold-Out Radio City Music Hall Gigs; ‘Dripfield’ Tour On Now

Connecticut-based indie/psychedelic/jam band Goose is flying high right now with a series of big performances around the country, the rising band capturing the masses — and even converting the previously unconvertable —...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch King Princess Perform “Let Us Die” on ‘Fallon,’ with an Onstage Tribute to Taylor Hawkins (New LP Out Now)
August 3, 2022
Watch King Princess Perform “Let Us Die” on ‘Fallon,’ with an Onstage Tribute to Taylor Hawkins (New LP Out Now)

King Princess, the stage name of indie singer/songwriter Mikaela Straus, released a new record, Hold On Baby, on July 29. The second full-length King Princess album, following 2019’s Cheap Queen,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The 1975 Turns Up the Energy on Danceable New Song “Happiness”; North American Tour News
August 3, 2022
The 1975 Turns Up the Energy on Danceable New Song “Happiness”; North American Tour News

Oct. 14 will bring with it the anticipated new album from English pop/rock/indie outfit The 1975, and on Wednesday the group shared a danceable new single from Being Funny in...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Soul Blind Distills ’90s Alt/Grunge Energy in New Song “Stuck in a Loop”; On Tour Now
July 26, 2022
Soul Blind Distills ’90s Alt/Grunge Energy in New Song “Stuck in a Loop”; On Tour Now

Listening to New York-based band Soul Blind, the ensemble’s affinity for what came before is striking. Thick, reverbed guitar riffs set to brooding melodies and vocals from lead singer Cen...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Dawes Lets It All Out with Experimental, Loose ‘Misadventures of Doomscroller’ LP (Listen)
July 22, 2022
Out Now: Dawes Lets It All Out with Experimental, Loose ‘Misadventures of Doomscroller’ LP (Listen)

Los Angeles indie/rock outfit Dawes returned today, July 22, with Misadventures of Doomscroller — the eighth studio album from the band and a stark departure from what came before. It’s...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: She & Him Release Loving New ‘Melt Away: A Tribute to Brian Wilson’ Collection (Listen)
July 22, 2022
Out Now: She & Him Release Loving New ‘Melt Away: A Tribute to Brian Wilson’ Collection (Listen)

Melt Away: A Tribute to Brian Wilson is a new collection of loving and spirited musical homages from She & Him — the indie/pop duo comprised of Zooey Deschanel and...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Larkin Poe Unveils Rousing Title Track to New Album ‘Blood Harmony’ Out 11/11; On Tour Now
July 14, 2022
Larkin Poe Unveils Rousing Title Track to New Album ‘Blood Harmony’ Out 11/11; On Tour Now

Larkin Poe — the acclaimed indie/rock duo comprised of sisters Rebecca and Megan Lovell — shared a powerful new song/music video titled “Blood Harmony.” The title track to the band’s upcoming album...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Ben Gibbard Takes Control of Vinyl Production in Death Cab for Cutie’s New Video for “Here to Forever”
July 13, 2022
Ben Gibbard Takes Control of Vinyl Production in Death Cab for Cutie’s New Video for “Here to Forever”

The new music video for “Here to Forever,” a song shared by Death Cab for Cutie this week, depicts band leader Gibbard taking control of the process of pressing his...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Zombies’ Rod Argent Talks New Album, Tour, Classic Hits, Keith Moon Adventures and More (Q&A)
July 12, 2022
The Zombies’ Rod Argent Talks New Album, Tour, Classic Hits, Keith Moon Adventures and More (Q&A)

Landing on U.S shores in the mid ‘60s, The Zombies’ run on the charts was relatively short — and by the turn of the ‘60s they were long gone. Or...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Preview The Mountain Goats’ New Album ‘Bleed Out,’ Inspired by Action Movies of the 1960s/70s/80s (Out 8/19)
July 12, 2022
Preview The Mountain Goats’ New Album ‘Bleed Out,’ Inspired by Action Movies of the 1960s/70s/80s (Out 8/19)

On Aug. 19, revered indie/rock band The Mountain Goats will release a new record titled Bleed Out. Announced recently, the album is being billed as “a cinematic experience inspired by...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Silversun Pickups Debut “Scared Together”; New Album ‘Physical Thrills’ (Produced by Butch Vig) Out 8/19
July 12, 2022
Silversun Pickups Debut “Scared Together”; New Album ‘Physical Thrills’ (Produced by Butch Vig) Out 8/19

Los Angeles rock/alt/indie band Silversun Pickups will return on Aug. 19 with a new album titled Physical Thrills. The group’s sixth studio album, Physical Thrills was produced by Butch Vig...

Rock Cellar Magazine | She & Him Preview Brian Wilson Tribute Album with “Don’t Worry Baby”; ‘Melt Away’ Out 7/22
July 8, 2022
She & Him Preview Brian Wilson Tribute Album with “Don’t Worry Baby”; ‘Melt Away’ Out 7/22

She & Him, the indie duo comprised of singer Zooey Deschanel and guitarist M. Ward, have spent much of the past few weeks previewing Melt Away: A Tribute to Brian...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The 1975 Returns with “Part of the Band”; New Album ‘Being Funny in a Foreign Language’ Out 10/14
July 7, 2022
The 1975 Returns with “Part of the Band”; New Album ‘Being Funny in a Foreign Language’ Out 10/14

2020 was supposed to be a huge year for The 1975 — and while the English indie/pop/rock band did release a captivatingly daring album, Notes on a Conditional Form, it...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Goose Will Win Over Even the Most “Jam Band”-Resistant with New Album ‘Dripfield’ … (I Would Know).
July 7, 2022
Goose Will Win Over Even the Most “Jam Band”-Resistant with New Album ‘Dripfield’ … (I Would Know).

On June 24, Connecticut-based indie/psychedelic/jam band Goose released its latest studio album, Dripfield. If the use of the phrase “jam band” above drove you to click away from this website,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Julien Baker Shares “Guthrie”; ‘B-Sides’ EP Out 7/21 Ahead of Tour with Sharon Van Etten and Angel Olsen
July 7, 2022
Julien Baker Shares “Guthrie”; ‘B-Sides’ EP Out 7/21 Ahead of Tour with Sharon Van Etten and Angel Olsen

In early 2021, Julien Baker added to her acclaimed catalog of hushed and heartbreaking albums with Little Oblivions, her third to date and a collection of songs showcasing Baker’s knack...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Sharon Van Etten Debuts Video for “Headspace,” from ‘We’ve Been Going About This All Wrong’; Tour Starts 7/21
July 7, 2022
Sharon Van Etten Debuts Video for “Headspace,” from ‘We’ve Been Going About This All Wrong’; Tour Starts 7/21

Released on May 6, We’ve Been Going About This All Wrong is another strong entry to the catalog of Sharon Van Etten, the latest statement of creative purpose from the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | She & Him Share “‘Til I Die” from New Brian Wilson ‘Melt Away’ Tribute Album Out 7/22
June 29, 2022
She & Him Share “‘Til I Die” from New Brian Wilson ‘Melt Away’ Tribute Album Out 7/22

“Til I Die” is a track that first appeared on the Beach Boys‘ 1971 album, Surf’s Up. It’s also the latest shared by indie/pop duo She & Him as a...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Pearl Jam Releasing ‘Gigaton (Tour Edition)’ 7/8, Featuring 11 Live Songs Recorded on 2021 Tour
June 28, 2022
Pearl Jam Releasing ‘Gigaton (Tour Edition)’ 7/8, Featuring 11 Live Songs Recorded on 2021 Tour

Pearl Jam recently embarked on its anticipated Gigaton tour, which was originally postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic after being scheduled in support of the Rock & Roll Hall of...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Soccer Mommy Releases New Album ‘Sometimes, Forever’; Headlining Tour On Now (Listen)
June 24, 2022
Out Now: Soccer Mommy Releases New Album ‘Sometimes, Forever’; Headlining Tour On Now (Listen)

Soccer Mommy (real name Sophia Regina Allison) rode the wave of indie music buzz the past few years, building her audience and becoming a staple of the scene. Today, June 24, Allison...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: MUNA Delivers a Powerful Statement of Purpose and Confidence with New Self-Titled Album (Listen)
June 24, 2022
Out Now: MUNA Delivers a Powerful Statement of Purpose and Confidence with New Self-Titled Album (Listen)

There’s a prevalent theme throughout the new self-titled album from MUNA, the indie-pop band signed to Saddest Factory Records, an imprint of the Dead Oceans label that was founded by Phoebe...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Mandy Moore: Watch Performances of Two Songs from New Album ‘In Real Life’; On Tour Now
June 21, 2022
Mandy Moore: Watch Performances of Two Songs from New Album ‘In Real Life’; On Tour Now

Singer/songwriter/actor Mandy Moore recently launched a tour in support of In Real Life, her new studio album released on May 13. The record features collaborations with her husband, musician Taylor...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Phoebe Bridgers and Her Band Are a Football Team — Kinda — for Her “Sidelines” Performance on ‘Fallon’
June 16, 2022
Phoebe Bridgers and Her Band Are a Football Team — Kinda — for Her “Sidelines” Performance on ‘Fallon’

As Phoebe Bridgers has seen her audience expand greatly over the past few years, the Los Angeles singer/songwriter has adapted her visual aesthetic — black-and-white skull/skeleton outfits — accordingly. What was first a simple...

Rock Cellar Magazine | beabadoobee: Stream “10:36”; Anticipated Sophomore Album ‘Beatopia’ Due 7/15; On Tour Now
June 15, 2022
beabadoobee: Stream “10:36”; Anticipated Sophomore Album ‘Beatopia’ Due 7/15; On Tour Now

A few years into her career, beabadoobee (project name of singer/songwriter Bea Kristi) has carved a spot for herself in the indie-pop world thanks to her musical roots equally split in 1990s-era pop and...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Smile (ft. Radiohead’s Thom Yorke & Jonny Greenwood): North American Tour This Fall; LP Out Now
June 13, 2022
The Smile (ft. Radiohead’s Thom Yorke & Jonny Greenwood): North American Tour This Fall; LP Out Now

The Smile, the English indie supergroup featuring Radiohead’s Thom Yorke and Jonny Greenwood, as well as Tom Skinner of Sons of Kemet, unveiled plans for its first-ever tour of North...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Pixies: New Album ‘Doggerel’ Out 9/30; Stream “There’s a Moon On”
June 8, 2022
Pixies: New Album ‘Doggerel’ Out 9/30; Stream “There’s a Moon On”

On Sept. 30, long-running and prolific indie/rock band Pixies will return with Doggerel, the group’s eighth full-length album to date and the follow-up to 2019’s Beneath the Eyrie. Announced on...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Phoebe Bridgers Shares “Sidelines” Music Video, ft. Footage from Her ‘Reunion’ Tour
June 2, 2022
Phoebe Bridgers Shares “Sidelines” Music Video, ft. Footage from Her ‘Reunion’ Tour

In mid-April, Phoebe Bridgers released “Sidelines,” a new song written for the Hulu series Conversations with Friends. The song arrived with significant anticipation, as it marked Bridgers’ first bit of...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Mick Jagger on Harry Styles: “I Like Harry. … He Just Has a Superficial Resemblance to My Younger Self”
May 23, 2022
Mick Jagger on Harry Styles: “I Like Harry. … He Just Has a Superficial Resemblance to My Younger Self”

Harry Styles is the talk of the music world once again, the English pop superstar having released his latest album, Harry’s House, this past Friday, May 20 to near-universal acclaim....

Rock Cellar Magazine | Harry Styles Welcomes the World to ‘Harry’s House,’ a Vibrant, Expressive and Irresistible New Album (Listen)
May 20, 2022
Harry Styles Welcomes the World to ‘Harry’s House,’ a Vibrant, Expressive and Irresistible New Album (Listen)

Today, May 20, Harry Styles released his globally anticipated new record, Harry’s House. The third solo record from the English pop/indie superstar, Harry’s House was previewed with the infectious “As...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Larkin Poe Plugs In with New Song “Bad Spell,” ‘Blood Harmony’ LP Out 11/11; World Tour On Now
May 19, 2022
Larkin Poe Plugs In with New Song “Bad Spell,” ‘Blood Harmony’ LP Out 11/11; World Tour On Now

Larkin Poe — the acclaimed indie/rock duo comprised of sisters Rebecca and Megan Lovell — returned on Thursday with big news, and a loud sound. A new studio album, Blood Harmony, is...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Diana Ross and Tame Impala “Turn Up the Sunshine” with Disco-Glam Lead Single from ‘Minions: The Rise of Gru’
May 19, 2022
Diana Ross and Tame Impala “Turn Up the Sunshine” with Disco-Glam Lead Single from ‘Minions: The Rise of Gru’

On July 1, the Minions will return to theaters yet again in Minions: The Rise of Gru, a new chapter in the ongoing film series chronicling the beloved (or hated!)...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Soccer Mommy Previews New Album ‘Sometimes, Forever’ with “Bones,” Announces Headlining Tour
May 18, 2022
Soccer Mommy Previews New Album ‘Sometimes, Forever’ with “Bones,” Announces Headlining Tour

Soccer Mommy (real name Sophia Regina Allison) is preparing to release a new album, Sometimes, Forever, on June 24. It follows 2020’s Color Theory, which put the project on the map and...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘A Light for Attracting Attention,’ Debut LP of The Smile (ft. Radiohead’s Thom Yorke and Jonny Greenwood)
May 17, 2022
Out Now: ‘A Light for Attracting Attention,’ Debut LP of The Smile (ft. Radiohead’s Thom Yorke and Jonny Greenwood)

This past Friday, May 13 saw the release of A Light for Attracting Attention, the debut full-length album from The Smile — experimental/indie supergroup of sorts featuring Radiohead’s Thom Yorke and...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Reunited Sunny Day Real Estate Announces First Tour in 12 Years
May 16, 2022
Reunited Sunny Day Real Estate Announces First Tour in 12 Years

Sunny Day Real Estate, the massively influential and celebrated indie/rock band, will embark on its first tour in 12 years this fall. Announced on Monday, the tour comes after the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Shins to Embark on 21st Anniversary Tour Celebrating ‘Oh, Inverted World’ This Summer
May 12, 2022
The Shins to Embark on 21st Anniversary Tour Celebrating ‘Oh, Inverted World’ This Summer

You can’t think about early 2000s indie/rock without The Shins coming to mind. Not only were they Natalie Portman’s favorite buzzworthy band, but front man James Mercer had a knack...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Death Cab for Cutie: New Album ‘Asphalt Meadows’ Out 9/16, Shares “Roman Candles,” Sets Tour
May 11, 2022
Death Cab for Cutie: New Album ‘Asphalt Meadows’ Out 9/16, Shares “Roman Candles,” Sets Tour

On Sept. 16, Ben Gibbard and his esteemed indie band, Death Cab for Cutie, will return with Asphalt Meadows, their tenth studio album to date.  The news was made official...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Wilco Previews New Double-LP ‘Cruel Country’ with “Tired Of Taking It Out On You”; Tour Extended
May 10, 2022
Wilco Previews New Double-LP ‘Cruel Country’ with “Tired Of Taking It Out On You”; Tour Extended

Jeff Tweedy and Wilco recently announced a new double-album, Cruel Country, which the celebrated indie band will release on May 27. Here’s “Tired Of Taking It Out On You,” a...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Smile (ft. Radiohead’s Thom Yorke & Jonny Greenwood) Shares Stop-Motion Video for “Thin Thing”
May 10, 2022
The Smile (ft. Radiohead’s Thom Yorke & Jonny Greenwood) Shares Stop-Motion Video for “Thin Thing”

This Friday, May 13, The Smile — an experimental/indie supergroup of sorts featuring Radiohead’s Thom Yorke and Jonny Greenwood and Sons of Kemet’s Tom Skinner — will release A Light...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: The Vibes Are Very Strong with Warpaint’s Engrossing New Album, ‘Radiate Like This’ (Listen)
May 6, 2022
Out Now: The Vibes Are Very Strong with Warpaint’s Engrossing New Album, ‘Radiate Like This’ (Listen)

This six years between albums for Los Angeles indie band Warpaint were filled with personal milestones, life accomplishments and reflection — and the resulting record, Radiate Like This, does just...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Sharon Van Etten Releases ‘We’ve Been Going About This All Wrong’ LP; Hosting YouTube Live Stream
May 6, 2022
Out Now: Sharon Van Etten Releases ‘We’ve Been Going About This All Wrong’ LP; Hosting YouTube Live Stream

Acclaimed indie singer/songwriter Sharon Van Etten returned today, May 6, with We’ve Been Going About This All Wrong, her sixth full-length album and the first since 2019’s Remind Me Tomorrow....

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Arcade Fire Reignites the Flame with Earnest and Reflective New Album ‘WE’ (Listen)
May 6, 2022
Out Now: Arcade Fire Reignites the Flame with Earnest and Reflective New Album ‘WE’ (Listen)

It’s an age of doubt/And I doubt we’ll figure it out, whisper-sings Arcade Fire front man Win Butler on “Age of Anxiety I,” the opening track on the heralded indie...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Princess Goes to the Butterfly Museum (ft. Actor Michael C. Hall of ‘Dexter’) Announces July Tour Dates
May 5, 2022
Princess Goes to the Butterfly Museum (ft. Actor Michael C. Hall of ‘Dexter’) Announces July Tour Dates

After a mostly sold-out spring tour of North America, Princess Goes to the Butterfly Museum — the experimental/indie band featuring Michael C. Hall (of Dexter and Six Feet Under), drummer...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Lifelong Dreams Realized: HAIM Packs the Hollywood Bowl for Emotional, Sold-Out Homecoming Concert/Party
May 2, 2022
Lifelong Dreams Realized: HAIM Packs the Hollywood Bowl for Emotional, Sold-Out Homecoming Concert/Party

Growing up in the San Fernando Valley, the HAIM sisters — Danielle, Alana and Este — developed the same dreams as millions of other aspiring rock stars: stardom, the type...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Yeah Yeah Yeahs Announce New NY & LA Tour Dates, New Music Coming in the Fall
May 2, 2022
The Yeah Yeah Yeahs Announce New NY & LA Tour Dates, New Music Coming in the Fall

Celebrated indie/rock/experimental band The Yeah Yeah Yeahs announced a new deal with Secretly Canadian Records, promising the release of new music this fall. The announcement came down on Monday, accompanied...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Bloc Party Re-Emerges with its Vibrant Sound Intact on New Album ‘Alpha Games’ (Listen)
April 29, 2022
Out Now: Bloc Party Re-Emerges with its Vibrant Sound Intact on New Album ‘Alpha Games’ (Listen)

When English rock/indie/”post-punk revival” band Bloc Party first previewed its new album, Alpha Games, one thing was certain: the throwback vibes were strong, reminiscent of the group’s breakthrough 2005 debut,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Metric Reignites the Dark Disco on “All Comes Crashing,” New Album 7/8, Tour in August
April 28, 2022
Metric Reignites the Dark Disco on “All Comes Crashing,” New Album 7/8, Tour in August

On July 8, Metric will return with a new studio album titled Formentera. It will be the eighth album from the indie/electronica band to date and the first since 2018’s...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Wilco: ‘Cruel Country’ Double Album Coming 5/27; Stream “Falling Apart (Right Now)”
April 28, 2022
Wilco: ‘Cruel Country’ Double Album Coming 5/27; Stream “Falling Apart (Right Now)”

On May 27, Jeff Tweedy and his revered indie band Wilco will return with a new record titled Cruel Country, a double album billed in a news release as a...

Rock Cellar Magazine | MUNA Shares One-Shot Video for “Kind of Girl,” a Self-Identity Anthem of Empowerment; New Album 6/24
April 28, 2022
MUNA Shares One-Shot Video for “Kind of Girl,” a Self-Identity Anthem of Empowerment; New Album 6/24

MUNA is riding a wave of momentum right now, and on June 24 the indie/pop band will release its new self-titled album on Saddest Factory Records, an imprint of the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Arcade Fire Previews ‘WE’ LP with the Powerful, Resilient Anthem “Unconditional 1 (Lookout Kid)”
April 27, 2022
Arcade Fire Previews ‘WE’ LP with the Powerful, Resilient Anthem “Unconditional 1 (Lookout Kid)”

Beloved Canadian indie/rock band Arcade Fire recently returned with “The Lightning I, II,” a song previewing a new record titled WE that will be released on May 6. On Wednesday,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | beabadoobee Shares “See You Soon,” New Full-Length Album ‘Beatopia’ Out 7/15 (On Tour Now)
April 27, 2022
beabadoobee Shares “See You Soon,” New Full-Length Album ‘Beatopia’ Out 7/15 (On Tour Now)

A few years into her career, beabadoobee (project name of singer/songwriter Bea Kristi) has carved a spot for herself in the indie-pop world thanks to her musical roots equally split...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Dispatch Debuts Russian Version of its Beloved Antiwar Anthem, “The General,” as a Show of Support for Ukraine
April 27, 2022
Dispatch Debuts Russian Version of its Beloved Antiwar Anthem, “The General,” as a Show of Support for Ukraine

Boston-based indie/roots/jam band Dispatch has a robust catalog of earnest songs speaking out about a number of worldly topics, among them poverty, homelessness, racial issues, violence and beyond, always infusing...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Mandy Moore Previews ‘In Real Life’ LP with “Four Moons,” a Song About ‘Trying to Savor Every Moment’
April 27, 2022
Mandy Moore Previews ‘In Real Life’ LP with “Four Moons,” a Song About ‘Trying to Savor Every Moment’

On May 13, singer/songwriter/This Is Us star Mandy Moore will release In Real Life, a new studio album featuring heavy contributions from her husband, Taylor Goldsmith of the Los Angeles...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Princess Goes to the Butterfly Museum (ft. Michael C. Hall) Shares “Ketamine (Ultrapop Remix)” ft. The Armed
April 22, 2022
Princess Goes to the Butterfly Museum (ft. Michael C. Hall) Shares “Ketamine (Ultrapop Remix)” ft. The Armed

Princess Goes to the Butterfly Museum, an indie/pop/experimental band featuring actor Michael C. Hall (of Dexter and Six Feet Under), drummer Peter Yanowitz (the Wallflowers) and keyboardist Matt Katz-Bohen (Blondie), has been out on the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Pup Brings the People Together (and Reunites Lost Phones with Owners) at the Fonda with Skegss, Pinkshift (Recap)
April 22, 2022
Pup Brings the People Together (and Reunites Lost Phones with Owners) at the Fonda with Skegss, Pinkshift (Recap)

“This band was supposed to play basement shows and that’s it — so we have absolutely peaked,” remarked Stefan Babcock of the band Pup on stage at the Fonda Theatre...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Soccer Mommy Shares “Unholy Affliction,” New LP ‘Sometimes, Forever’ Coming 6/24
April 21, 2022
Soccer Mommy Shares “Unholy Affliction,” New LP ‘Sometimes, Forever’ Coming 6/24

On June 24, Soccer Mommy (real name Sophia Regina Allison) will release a new album titled Sometimes, Forever — an anticipated record among indie circles. It follows 2020’s Color Theory, which put the project...

Rock Cellar Magazine | MUNA Brings Infectious New Single “Anything But Me” to ‘Ellen’ — Debut LP Out 6/24 on Saddest Factory Records
April 19, 2022
MUNA Brings Infectious New Single “Anything But Me” to ‘Ellen’ — Debut LP Out 6/24 on Saddest Factory Records

Los Angeles-based indie/pop band MUNA is gearing up to release its new self-titled album on Saddest Factory Records, an imprint of the Dead Oceans label that was founded by Phoebe...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Gang of Youths Play “In the Wake of Your Leave” on ‘Tonight Show’; North American Tour Starts This Week
April 19, 2022
Gang of Youths Play “In the Wake of Your Leave” on ‘Tonight Show’; North American Tour Starts This Week

In late February, Australian indie/rock band Gang of Youths released a powerful new album titled angel in realtime., a thematically heavy, emotionally wrought collection of songs that leave more of an impact...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Kurt Vile Takes Another Laid-Back and Engaging Journey on New Album ‘(watch my moves)’ — Listen
April 18, 2022
Out Now: Kurt Vile Takes Another Laid-Back and Engaging Journey on New Album ‘(watch my moves)’ — Listen

Guitarist/singer/songwriter Kurt Vile has carved out his own little niche in the music world, his laid-back guitar-based albums earning him a singular spot in an otherwise crowded indie community. He’s very comfortable...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Phoebe Bridgers Debuts New Song “Sidelines” — Her Only New Song of 2022 (Listen)
April 15, 2022
Phoebe Bridgers Debuts New Song “Sidelines” — Her Only New Song of 2022 (Listen)

On Wednesday night in Phoenix, Phoebe Bridgers devoted one song in her set list to the debut of a brand new track, “Sidelines,” which also hit streaming platforms late Thursday...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Wet Leg Riding High with Quirky, Engaging & Dynamic Debut Album (Listen)
April 11, 2022
Out Now: Wet Leg Riding High with Quirky, Engaging & Dynamic Debut Album (Listen)

The past year or so has seen U.K. indie/rock duo Wet Leg become a bit of a global phenomenon, the momentum of the band’s breakthrough single “Chaise Longue” more or...

Rock Cellar Magazine | One-Hit Wonder … Or Not? A Chat With Billy Vera (1987’s No. 1 Classic “At This Moment”)
April 7, 2022
One-Hit Wonder … Or Not? A Chat With Billy Vera (1987’s No. 1 Classic “At This Moment”)

In our newest One-Hit Wonder … Or Not? entry, vocalist/songwriter Billy Vera discusses his hit “At This Moment,” which was first released in 1981 before making major strides on the charts...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: The Regrettes Take a Leap in Search of Self on New Album ‘Further Joy’ (Listen)
April 7, 2022
Out Now: The Regrettes Take a Leap in Search of Self on New Album ‘Further Joy’ (Listen)

Further Joy is the third full-length album from pop/punk/indie band The Regrettes, which has been adding new slashes to its genre characterization with each record. Previewed in recent weeks with...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Premiere: Preview Albert Cummings’ New Album ‘TEN’ (Out 4/8) with Music Video for “Need Somebody”
April 7, 2022
Premiere: Preview Albert Cummings’ New Album ‘TEN’ (Out 4/8) with Music Video for “Need Somebody”

This coming Friday, April 8, renowned blues guitarist/singer/songwriter Albert Cummings will return with his tenth studio album, the appropriately titled TEN. As a preview of the record, here’s a music...

Rock Cellar Magazine | U.K. Duo Wet Leg Shares “Ur Mum,” Releasing Anticipated Self-Titled Debut Album Friday 4/8
April 6, 2022
U.K. Duo Wet Leg Shares “Ur Mum,” Releasing Anticipated Self-Titled Debut Album Friday 4/8

Buzzworthy U.K. indie/rock duo Wet Leg is on the precipice of a major breakout, coasting in recent months on the attention given to its single “Chaise Longue,” a relentlessly quirky...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch The Regrettes Preview New LP ‘Further Joy’ (Out 4/8) with Powerful “Anxieties (Out of Time)” on ‘Kimmel’
April 6, 2022
Watch The Regrettes Preview New LP ‘Further Joy’ (Out 4/8) with Powerful “Anxieties (Out of Time)” on ‘Kimmel’

This Friday, April 8, The Regrettes will release a new record titled Further Joy. As the indie/rock/pop band has exhibited on a few pre-release tracks, this album seems on track...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Going to Coachella 2022 (or Watching the Live Stream)? Don’t Miss These 21 Acts Across All Stages
April 6, 2022
Going to Coachella 2022 (or Watching the Live Stream)? Don’t Miss These 21 Acts Across All Stages

This article spotlighting acts to catch at Coachella was first written for the 2020 event, but it has now been updated to reflect the 2022 lineup and details.  Headliners. When...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Arlo Parks Announces Fall 2022 ‘Collapsed in Sunbeams’ Tour After Coachella & Gigs with Billie Eilish/Harry Styles
April 4, 2022
Arlo Parks Announces Fall 2022 ‘Collapsed in Sunbeams’ Tour After Coachella & Gigs with Billie Eilish/Harry Styles

This fall, Arlo Parks will head out on a North American tour that will find the singer/songwriter playing some of the biggest venues she’s seen yet in the country. The...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Dream Syndicate Announce New Album ‘Ultraviolet Battle Hymns and True Confessions,’ Out 6/10; Stream ‘Where I’ll Stand’ & ‘Damian’
April 3, 2022
The Dream Syndicate Announce New Album ‘Ultraviolet Battle Hymns and True Confessions,’ Out 6/10; Stream ‘Where I’ll Stand’ & ‘Damian’

On June 10th, the Dream Syndicate will release their new album ‘Ultraviolet Battle Hymns and True Confessions‘ on their new label Fire Records. As founding members of the “Paisley Underground”...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Harry Styles Shares a Glimpse Into ‘Harry’s House’ with a Stylish New Music Video for “As It Was”
April 1, 2022
Harry Styles Shares a Glimpse Into ‘Harry’s House’ with a Stylish New Music Video for “As It Was”

After putting the world on notice about the impending release of a new album titled Harry’s House, global pop superstar Harry Styles didn’t make folks wait very long for a...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: PUP’s New Album ‘The Unraveling of PUPTHEBAND,’ the Soundtrack for Anxious Times
April 1, 2022
Out Now: PUP’s New Album ‘The Unraveling of PUPTHEBAND,’ the Soundtrack for Anxious Times

Canadian punk/indie band PUP is pretty much the perfect band for the world right now. Post-pandemic  — well, are we actually post-pandemic, or are we still actually in a pandemic? That probably depends...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch Wallows Play “Marvelous” on ‘Kimmel’; Sophomore Album ‘Tell Me That It’s Over’ Out Now
March 31, 2022
Watch Wallows Play “Marvelous” on ‘Kimmel’; Sophomore Album ‘Tell Me That It’s Over’ Out Now

When Wallows released its new album, Tell Me That It’s Over, on March 25, it marked another leap forward for the three-piece indie/pop band featuring actor Dylan Minnette (one of the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Regrettes Share Resilient Anthem “Anxieties (Out Of Time),” New Album ‘Further Joy’ Coming 4/8
March 30, 2022
The Regrettes Share Resilient Anthem “Anxieties (Out Of Time),” New Album ‘Further Joy’ Coming 4/8

The Regrettes are nearing the April 8 release of their third album, Further Joy, and at this point the stylistic progression of the band is as evident as ever. What...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Get Lost in the Groove with Warpaint’s Kaleidoscopic Video for “Stevie”; New Album ‘Radiate Like This’ Out 5/6
March 29, 2022
Get Lost in the Groove with Warpaint’s Kaleidoscopic Video for “Stevie”; New Album ‘Radiate Like This’ Out 5/6

On May 6, Los Angeles indie/rock band Warpaint will return with Radiate Like This, its first album in six years. “Stevie” is the title of the latest song shared from...

Rock Cellar Magazine | She & Him Announce Summer ‘Melt Away Tour: A Tribute To Brian Wilson’ Tour
March 29, 2022
She & Him Announce Summer ‘Melt Away Tour: A Tribute To Brian Wilson’ Tour

This summer, She & Him — actor/musician Zooey Deschanel and guitarist/singer M. Ward — will head out on a special tour paying homage to Beach Boys legend Brian Wilson. The...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Acid Latin Collective Rhythm Tribe Spans Four Generations in New Video for “Todo Eso”
March 29, 2022
Acid Latin Collective Rhythm Tribe Spans Four Generations in New Video for “Todo Eso”

Rhythm Tribe is an Afro-Latin musical collective originally formed by guitarist and vocalist Thomas Guzman-Sanchez in 1989. The band, which also featured Thomas’s wife Marla brother (Paul) and a family...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Gaslight Anthem Returns to “Full-Time Status” with Tour Dates and New Album in the Works
March 28, 2022
The Gaslight Anthem Returns to “Full-Time Status” with Tour Dates and New Album in the Works

After spending much of the past four years on “indefinite hiatus,” The Gaslight Anthem is back — and will head out on its first headlining tour since 2018 in the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Wallows Hits the Bullseye with ‘Tell Me That It’s Over’ LP, Extends Mostly Sold-Out Tour (Listen)
March 28, 2022
Out Now: Wallows Hits the Bullseye with ‘Tell Me That It’s Over’ LP, Extends Mostly Sold-Out Tour (Listen)

Tell Me That It’s Over is the title of a new studio album from Wallows, the three-piece indie/pop band featuring actor Dylan Minnette (one of the stars of the latest Scream film and Netflix’s 13...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Kurt Vile Shares “Mount Airy Hill (Way Gone),” New LP ‘(watch my moves)’ Out 4/15 Ahead of Tour
March 24, 2022
Kurt Vile Shares “Mount Airy Hill (Way Gone),” New LP ‘(watch my moves)’ Out 4/15 Ahead of Tour

Indie-rock guitarist/singer/songwriter Kurt Vile has been previewing a new record in recent weeks, the build-up to the April 15 release of (watch my moves), his ninth full-length album to date....

Rock Cellar Magazine | Soccer Mommy Previews New Album ‘Sometimes, Forever’ (Out 6/24) with “Shotgun”; On Tour Now
March 23, 2022
Soccer Mommy Previews New Album ‘Sometimes, Forever’ (Out 6/24) with “Shotgun”; On Tour Now

Soccer Mommy (real name Sophia Regina Allison) dropped some news on Wednesday: Her third full-length album, Sometimes, Forever, will be released on June 24 via Loma Vista Recordings. It follows...

Rock Cellar Magazine | beabadoobee Previews New Album ‘Beatopia’ (Out 7/15) with “Talk”; U.S. Headlining Tour Starts in April
March 23, 2022
beabadoobee Previews New Album ‘Beatopia’ (Out 7/15) with “Talk”; U.S. Headlining Tour Starts in April

beabadoobee, the buzzworthy singer/songwriter (real name: Bea Kristi) who unleashed her dynamic debut album, Fake It Flowers, in October of 2020 to acclaim and enthusiasm that has only grown bigger in the time...

Rock Cellar Magazine | PUP Experiences the Highs, Lows, & Scandals of Fame and Rocks the Moon in New Video for “Totally Fine”
March 22, 2022
PUP Experiences the Highs, Lows, & Scandals of Fame and Rocks the Moon in New Video for “Totally Fine”

When is a band more than a band? In the new music video for “Totally Fine,” Canadian punk/indie band PUP experiences it all. Specifically, the band takes a journey involving fame, fortune, headlines,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Bright Eyes Reworks Elliott Smith’s “St. Ides Heaven” from New ‘Companion’ LP; Tour Starts 3/23
March 22, 2022
Bright Eyes Reworks Elliott Smith’s “St. Ides Heaven” from New ‘Companion’ LP; Tour Starts 3/23

Conor Oberst and Bright Eyes have a whirlwind of a few months ahead of them. The revered indie/rock band is about to hit the road for a tour starting tomorrow,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Arcade Fire Returns with “The Lightning I, II” — New Album ‘WE’ Out May 6
March 17, 2022
Arcade Fire Returns with “The Lightning I, II” — New Album ‘WE’ Out May 6

On May 6, heralded Canadian indie band Arcade Fire will return with WE, a new studio record that marks the group’s sixth album and first since 2017’s Everything Now. Announced...

Rock Cellar Magazine | MUNA Shares “Anything But Me,” Details Tour; New Album 6/24 on Phoebe Bridgers’s Saddest Factory Records
March 16, 2022
MUNA Shares “Anything But Me,” Details Tour; New Album 6/24 on Phoebe Bridgers’s Saddest Factory Records

Los Angeles-based indie/pop band MUNA is ready for the spotlight — and on June 24, the band will release a new self-titled album on Saddest Factory Records, an imprint of...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Jack White Announces Openers for ‘Supply Chain Issues’ Tour, ft. Afghan Whigs, The Kills, Larkin Poe and More
March 15, 2022
Jack White Announces Openers for ‘Supply Chain Issues’ Tour, ft. Afghan Whigs, The Kills, Larkin Poe and More

Rather than link up with one support act for his upcoming Supply Chain Issues tour, Jack White opted instead for a menagerie of intriguing acts from all corners of the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Mandy Moore: ‘In Real Life’ LP Out 5/13 ft. Husband Taylor Goldsmith of Dawes; Shares Title Track and Tour Dates
March 8, 2022
Mandy Moore: ‘In Real Life’ LP Out 5/13 ft. Husband Taylor Goldsmith of Dawes; Shares Title Track and Tour Dates

In 2020, Mandy Moore released Silver Landings, a refreshing, honest and reflective new album from the singer/songwriter/actor (of This Is Us fame) that had an aesthetic that seemed inspired by...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Kurt Vile Previews New Album ‘(watch my moves)’ with “Hey Like a Child”; Tour Starts in April
March 4, 2022
Kurt Vile Previews New Album ‘(watch my moves)’ with “Hey Like a Child”; Tour Starts in April

Fuzzed-out guitar-based indie/rocker Kurt Vile will add to his catalog of music on April 15 with a new record titled (watch my moves), and on Friday he debuted “Hey Like a Child,”...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Take a Ride Through Las Vegas in Wallows’ New Video for “At The End of the Day”; New Album 3/25
March 4, 2022
Take a Ride Through Las Vegas in Wallows’ New Video for “At The End of the Day”; New Album 3/25

Wallows, the three-piece indie/pop band featuring actor Dylan Minnette (one of the stars of the latest Scream film and Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why), Braeden Lemasters, an actor known for roles such as Men of...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Princess Goes to the Butterfly Museum (ft. Michael C. Hall) Starting First U.S. Tour in Mid-March
March 2, 2022
Princess Goes to the Butterfly Museum (ft. Michael C. Hall) Starting First U.S. Tour in Mid-March

Princess Goes to the Butterfly Museum, an indie/pop/experimental band featuring actor Michael C. Hall (of Dexter and Six Feet Under), drummer Peter Yanowitz (the Wallflowers) and keyboardist Matt Katz-Bohen (Blondie), has (finally) announced a proper...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Pixies Debut “Human Crime” Song/Video; Launching 2022-2023 World Tour in Mid-March
March 2, 2022
Pixies Debut “Human Crime” Song/Video; Launching 2022-2023 World Tour in Mid-March

Iconic indie rockers Pixies have returned with “Human Crime,” their first bit of new music since the fall of 2020. The song was debuted on streaming platforms on Wednesday, complete...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Mitski Previews Sold-Out Tour with “Stay Soft” on ‘Kimmel,’ New Album ‘Laurel Hell’ Out Now
March 2, 2022
Mitski Previews Sold-Out Tour with “Stay Soft” on ‘Kimmel,’ New Album ‘Laurel Hell’ Out Now

Mitski is a treasured artist in the indie/rock community — so much so that her entire current North American tour is completely sold out. Her live shows are transcendent, enveloping...

Rock Cellar Magazine | PUP Front Man Stefan Babcock Confronts Guilt Over Neglecting His Once-Favorite Guitar in “Matilda” Video
March 1, 2022
PUP Front Man Stefan Babcock Confronts Guilt Over Neglecting His Once-Favorite Guitar in “Matilda” Video

Canadian punk/indie band PUP has been busy previewing a new album titled The Unraveling of PUPTHEBAND, due on April 1. The latest song shared from the record arrived on Tuesday in the form...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Gang of Youths’ ‘angel in realtime.,’ an Astounding, Emotional Study of the Human Condition
February 25, 2022
Out Now: Gang of Youths’ ‘angel in realtime.,’ an Astounding, Emotional Study of the Human Condition

It’s made apparent from the very beginning of Angel in Realtime, the new album from Australian indie/rock band Gang of Youths released today, Feb. 25, on the crushing opener “you...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch “Always Be You,” David Byrne’s Lively New Collaboration with Australian Singer Montaigne
February 24, 2022
Watch “Always Be You,” David Byrne’s Lively New Collaboration with Australian Singer Montaigne

Montaigne, an Australian-based singer/songwriter, has long considered David Byrne among her personal favorites, both from his legacy with the Talking Heads to his trailblazing solo career — so when she...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The War on Drugs Extend Tour Supporting ‘I Don’t Live Here Anymore’ Into the Fall – Including First Red Rocks Gig
February 22, 2022
The War on Drugs Extend Tour Supporting ‘I Don’t Live Here Anymore’ Into the Fall – Including First Red Rocks Gig

After releasing a sweepingly powerful new album, I Don’t Live Here Anymore, in October, Philadelphia-based indie/rock ensemble The War on Drugs has a busy tour schedule ahead in the coming months — and...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Alt-J Plays ‘Colbert,’ New Album ‘The Dream’ Out Now; Tour with Portugal. The Man Starts 2/25
February 22, 2022
Alt-J Plays ‘Colbert,’ New Album ‘The Dream’ Out Now; Tour with Portugal. The Man Starts 2/25

These are busy times for esteemed English indie/rock band Alt-J. The group just released its latest album, The Dream, on Feb. 11 and is preparing to head out in a...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch Spoon Play “The Hardest Cut” on ‘Kimmel’; New Album ‘Lucifer on the Sofa’ Out Now
February 17, 2022
Watch Spoon Play “The Hardest Cut” on ‘Kimmel’; New Album ‘Lucifer on the Sofa’ Out Now

On Feb. 11, celebrated indie/rockers Spoon released Lucifer on the Sofa, a new album that showcases just why Britt Daniel and his band are so highly regarded in the scene....

Rock Cellar Magazine | Record Store Day 2022: Special Releases Coming from David Bowie, The Doors, Taylor Swift, U2 and Many More
February 16, 2022
Record Store Day 2022: Special Releases Coming from David Bowie, The Doors, Taylor Swift, U2 and Many More

Saturday, April 23 will mark the 15th annual Record Store Day, an event that began as a small niche appreciation of the vinyl record and has since morphed into an...

Rock Cellar Magazine | My Morning Jacket Announces U.S. Tour; New Self-Titled Album Out Now
February 15, 2022
My Morning Jacket Announces U.S. Tour; New Self-Titled Album Out Now

Later this year, My Morning Jacket will embark on a big U.S. headlining tour, the esteemed band announced on Tuesday. The news comes on the heels of the October release...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Vibes Are Strong with “Like Exploding Stones,” a New Song/Video from Kurt Vile (New LP 4/15)
February 15, 2022
The Vibes Are Strong with “Like Exploding Stones,” a New Song/Video from Kurt Vile (New LP 4/15)

Kurt Vile has cultivated a strong presence and dedicated audience over the past few years with his brand of psychedelic, fuzzed-out guitar-based indie/rock — and on April 15, Vile will...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Fleet Foxes Announce International Tour Supporting Grammy-Nominated 2020 Album ‘Shore’
February 9, 2022
Fleet Foxes Announce International Tour Supporting Grammy-Nominated 2020 Album ‘Shore’

Beginning in late June, esteemed indie/folk band Fleet Foxes will launch an international tour in support of Shore, the 2020 album released by singer/songwriter/band leader Robin Pecknold and his colleagues....

Rock Cellar Magazine | Wilco Announces Special ‘Yankee Hotel Foxtrot’ 20th Anniversary Shows in NYC and Chicago
February 8, 2022
Wilco Announces Special ‘Yankee Hotel Foxtrot’ 20th Anniversary Shows in NYC and Chicago

First released on Sept. 18, 2001, Yankee Hotel Foxtrot was a major moment in the career of esteemed indie band Wilco — despite initially being dismissed by Reprise Records (a...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Reinvigorated, The Rave-Ups Reignite Classic Sound on New Reunion Album, ‘Tomorrow’
February 4, 2022
Out Now: Reinvigorated, The Rave-Ups Reignite Classic Sound on New Reunion Album, ‘Tomorrow’

In 2019, When Jimmer Podrasky started making new music with his Rave-Ups bandmates for the first time in decades, he remembered how good their three studio albums were and didn’t...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Mitski Backs the Buzz with Compelling, Alluring New Album, ‘Laurel Hell’ (Listen)
February 4, 2022
Out Now: Mitski Backs the Buzz with Compelling, Alluring New Album, ‘Laurel Hell’ (Listen)

Listening to Laurel Hell, the new studio album from acclaimed indie singer/songwriter Mitski, it’s easy to understand why her upcoming North American tour is completely sold out. Her style of...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Wallows Debuts DIY “Especially You” Music Video; New Album ‘Tell Me That It’s Over’ Out 3/25
February 3, 2022
Wallows Debuts DIY “Especially You” Music Video; New Album ‘Tell Me That It’s Over’ Out 3/25

Were it not for the COVID-19 pandemic, Wallows could very well be one of the biggest indie bands around right now — and they’re poised for an even bigger breakthrough in...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Bright Eyes Sets 2022 Tour Dates and Expansive Reissue/Re-Recorded Album Series
February 1, 2022
Bright Eyes Sets 2022 Tour Dates and Expansive Reissue/Re-Recorded Album Series

Long-running indie band Bright Eyes announced an extensive set of tour dates on Tuesday that will keep the Conor Oberst-led group quite busy for much of the rest of the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Rising U.K. Duo Wet Leg Shares Video for “Oh No” — Exposing Some Wild YouTube Comments They’ve Received
February 1, 2022
Rising U.K. Duo Wet Leg Shares Video for “Oh No” — Exposing Some Wild YouTube Comments They’ve Received

Is Wet Leg a “polarizing” band? Judging by the wide-ranging sorts of comments the rising U.K. duo has earned on its various videos thus far, the answer may indeed be...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Wolf Alice Announces 2022 North American Tour in Support of Last Year’s ‘Blue Weekend’ LP
February 1, 2022
Wolf Alice Announces 2022 North American Tour in Support of Last Year’s ‘Blue Weekend’ LP

English alt/indie band Wolf Alice returned last June with Blue Weekend, a new album that found the group really honing in on a specific sound and putting together a collection...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The War on Drugs Extends 2022 Tour Into June, Adds Rescheduled Dates; ‘I Don’t Live Here Anymore’ Out Now
February 1, 2022
The War on Drugs Extends 2022 Tour Into June, Adds Rescheduled Dates; ‘I Don’t Live Here Anymore’ Out Now

After releasing a sweepingly powerful new album, I Don’t Live Here Anymore, in October, Philadelphia-based indie/rock ensemble The War on Drugs is preparing to head out on a big tour...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch Japanese Breakfast Bring “Be Sweet,” from Her Grammy-Nominated ‘Jubilee’ Album, to ‘Ellen’
January 28, 2022
Watch Japanese Breakfast Bring “Be Sweet,” from Her Grammy-Nominated ‘Jubilee’ Album, to ‘Ellen’

“Be Sweet” was the first song shared from Jubilee, the 2021 album from Japanese Breakfast that earned singer/songwriter Michelle Zauner a pair of Grammy nominations, Best New Artist and Best...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Head and the Heart Announce ‘Every Shade of Blue’ 2022 Tour, Share New Song & Announce Album
January 21, 2022
The Head and the Heart Announce ‘Every Shade of Blue’ 2022 Tour, Share New Song & Announce Album

Later this year, indie/folk ensemble The Head and the Heart will embark on a sizable tour of big venues across North America, and the band has assembled a strong set...

Rock Cellar Magazine | New from Khruangbin and Leon Bridges: Hear “Chocolate Hills,” from Collaborative ‘Texas Moon’ EP Out 2/18
January 20, 2022
New from Khruangbin and Leon Bridges: Hear “Chocolate Hills,” from Collaborative ‘Texas Moon’ EP Out 2/18

On Feb. 18, worldly Houston-based three-piece Khruangbin will release a new EP titled Texas Moon, a collaborative project with Leon Bridges (who also hails from Texas, Ft. Worth to be...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch Japanese Breakfast Bring Her ‘Jubilee’ Standout “Slide Tackle” to ‘The Late Late Show with James Corden’
January 19, 2022
Watch Japanese Breakfast Bring Her ‘Jubilee’ Standout “Slide Tackle” to ‘The Late Late Show with James Corden’

An eventful 2021 saw Michelle Zauner of Japanese Breakfast enjoy a bit of a “breakout,” thanks to the June release of her latest album, Jubilee, which paired with her highly acclaimed memoir,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | PUP Details New Album ‘the Unraveling of Puptheband,’ Shares “Robot Writes a Love Song”
January 18, 2022
PUP Details New Album ‘the Unraveling of Puptheband,’ Shares “Robot Writes a Love Song”

Canadian punk/indie band PUP will release a new album titled The Unraveling of Puptheband on April 1. Recorded over the summer of 2021 in Connecticut at the “bat-filled mansion” of...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Spoon Details U.S. Tour + Shares Music Video for “Wild,” from New ‘Lucifer on the Sofa’ Album
January 13, 2022
Spoon Details U.S. Tour + Shares Music Video for “Wild,” from New ‘Lucifer on the Sofa’ Album

These are busy times for Spoon, as the long-running indie band will release its new record, Lucifer on the Sofa, on Feb. 11 via Matador Records. Earlier this week, the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Take a Trip Through Time with Lucius’ New Video for “Next to Normal”; New Album ‘Second Nature’ Out 4/8
January 13, 2022
Take a Trip Through Time with Lucius’ New Video for “Next to Normal”; New Album ‘Second Nature’ Out 4/8

On April 8, indie/pop band Lucius will return with Second Nature, its third full-length studio album to date. The record was co-produced by Dave Cobb and Brandi Carlile, and its...

Rock Cellar Magazine | More New Mitski: Hear “Love Me More,” from ‘Laurel Hell’ LP Coming 2/4
January 12, 2022
More New Mitski: Hear “Love Me More,” from ‘Laurel Hell’ LP Coming 2/4

The past few weeks have seen a pair of songs debuted by indie singer/songwriter Mitski, previews of her forthcoming studio album, Laurel Hell. The record will be released on Feb....

Rock Cellar Magazine | Sharon Van Etten, Julien Baker & Angel Olsen to Head Out on ‘The Wild Hearts’ Co-Headlining Tour in Summer
January 10, 2022
Sharon Van Etten, Julien Baker & Angel Olsen to Head Out on ‘The Wild Hearts’ Co-Headlining Tour in Summer

This summer, three pillars of of the indie singer/songwriter scene will join forces for co-headlining outing when Sharon Van Etten, Julien Baker and Angel Olsen embark on The Wild Hearts...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Hear Spoon Cover David Bowie’s “I Can’t Give Everything Away” in Celebration of Bowie’s 75th Birthday
January 6, 2022
Hear Spoon Cover David Bowie’s “I Can’t Give Everything Away” in Celebration of Bowie’s 75th Birthday

This coming Saturday, Jan. 8, marks the 75th birthday of the late, irreplaceable David Bowie — and long-running indie band Spoon saw fit to honor Bowie’s legacy with a cover...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Rest in Peace, Music Industry Publicist and Professional Audio Consultant Lisa Roy
January 5, 2022
Rest in Peace, Music Industry Publicist and Professional Audio Consultant Lisa Roy

It is with a heavy heart that we say farewell to an incredible force in the music industry, Lisa Roy. “On Friday, December 31st, 2021, our world lost one of...

Rock Cellar Magazine | New alt-j: “Hard Drive Gold,” a Cryptocurrency-Inspired Song with a Video Depicting the Creeping Apocalypse
January 5, 2022
New alt-j: “Hard Drive Gold,” a Cryptocurrency-Inspired Song with a Video Depicting the Creeping Apocalypse

On Feb. 11, English indie-rock band alt-j will return with a new album titled The Dream. On Wednesday, the group shared a new song as a preview of the record....

Rock Cellar Magazine | Father John Misty: ‘Chloë and the Next 20th Century’ LP Out 4/8, Debuts “Funny Girl” Video
January 5, 2022
Father John Misty: ‘Chloë and the Next 20th Century’ LP Out 4/8, Debuts “Funny Girl” Video

On April 8, renowned indie singer/songwriter Father John Misty (a.k.a. Josh Tillman) will release his fifth full-length album, Chloë and the Next 20th Century. The record was officially announced on...

Rock Cellar Magazine | New Year’s Eve 2022: Which Music Specials/Live Streams to Watch from Home (Instead of Going to a Crowded Party)
December 30, 2021
New Year’s Eve 2022: Which Music Specials/Live Streams to Watch from Home (Instead of Going to a Crowded Party)

As much as we’d all love to head to a packed-to-the-gills New Year’s Eve party this coming Friday night, Dec. 31, it’s probably not in our best interest, what with...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Courtney Barnett Brings ‘Things Take Time, Take Time’ Tour to LA, Covers Gillian Welch with Lucius (Video)
December 10, 2021
Courtney Barnett Brings ‘Things Take Time, Take Time’ Tour to LA, Covers Gillian Welch with Lucius (Video)

Things Take Time, Take Time is the title of the new studio album from acclaimed singer/songwriter/guitarist Courtney Barnett. She’s currently out on the road supporting the album with a North...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Connell’s Release “Steadman’s Wake”- Their First Album in 20 Years – Have a Listen
December 9, 2021
The Connell’s Release “Steadman’s Wake”- Their First Album in 20 Years – Have a Listen

Raleigh North Carolina’s The Connells have released “Steadman’s Wake” – their first new record in almost 20 years.  Featuring 8 new songs and 3 re-recordings off their last album, the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch Bloc Party’s Energetic Video for “Traps,” the Lead Single from ‘Alpha Games’ Album Coming in April
December 9, 2021
Watch Bloc Party’s Energetic Video for “Traps,” the Lead Single from ‘Alpha Games’ Album Coming in April

English indie/rock band Bloc Party recently announced Alpha Games, its sixth full-length album and the first since 2016’s Hymns. The record will be released on April 29. Along with the album news,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Please Enjoy Olivia Rodrigo’s ‘NPR Tiny Desk (Home)’ Concert, Which Took Place in an Actual DMV Branch
December 8, 2021
Please Enjoy Olivia Rodrigo’s ‘NPR Tiny Desk (Home)’ Concert, Which Took Place in an Actual DMV Branch

This week, megastar pop singer/songwriter Olivia Rodrigo debuted her first NPR Tiny Desk (Home) Concert, the ongoing series of stripped-down, scaled-back performances staged in intimate locations — in Rodrigo’s case,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | New from Beach House: Chapter Two of Upcoming Double-Album ‘Once Twice Melody’ Out 2/18 (Listen)
December 8, 2021
New from Beach House: Chapter Two of Upcoming Double-Album ‘Once Twice Melody’ Out 2/18 (Listen)

Dream pop/indie duo Beach House will release a new double-album, Once Twice Melody, on Feb. 18 — and the two (Victoria Legrand and Alex Scally) have now debuted a handful...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Bright Eyes Announce 2022 Tour, Supporting 2020’s ‘Down in the Weeds, Where the World Once Was’
December 7, 2021
Bright Eyes Announce 2022 Tour, Supporting 2020’s ‘Down in the Weeds, Where the World Once Was’

Next year, celebrated indie outfit Bright Eyes will head back out on the road for a run of U.S. tour dates, a tour geared around the continued (and delayed) celebration...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Tame Impala Announces 2022 Tour Dates, Shares New Song “No Choice” from ‘The Slow Rush Deluxe Box Set’
December 7, 2021
Tame Impala Announces 2022 Tour Dates, Shares New Song “No Choice” from ‘The Slow Rush Deluxe Box Set’

Tuesday came with a flurry of exciting announcements from Tame Impala, the Australian psychedelic/indie-pop band fronted by musical mastermind Kevin Parker. A new track, “No Choice,” was premiered as a...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Paul McCartney & Wings: ‘Wild Life’ 50th Anniversary Limited Edition Vinyl Coming in February
December 7, 2021
Paul McCartney & Wings: ‘Wild Life’ 50th Anniversary Limited Edition Vinyl Coming in February

Originally released on Dec. 7, 1971, Wild Life was the debut studio album from Paul McCartney & Wings, as well as McCartney‘s third studio record after the dissolution of the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | This Ain’t No Picnic Festival in LA: The Strokes, LCD Soundsystem, Le Tigre, Beach House, Jungle, Phoebe Bridgers & More (Tix On Sale 12/9)
December 6, 2021
This Ain’t No Picnic Festival in LA: The Strokes, LCD Soundsystem, Le Tigre, Beach House, Jungle, Phoebe Bridgers & More (Tix On Sale 12/9)

Goldenvoice recently announced a brand new music festival scheduled for next August 27-28, 2022, at Brookside at the Rose Bowl in Southern California: This Ain’t No Picnic. The festival, which...

Rock Cellar Magazine | HAIM Detail 2022 North American Headlining Tour Supporting 2020’s ‘Women in Music Pt. III’
December 6, 2021
HAIM Detail 2022 North American Headlining Tour Supporting 2020’s ‘Women in Music Pt. III’

Next year, the sisters of HAIM will embark on the One More HAIM tour of North America — an outing that serves as the much-delayed tour in support of the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Olivia Rodrigo Announces 2022 World Tour Supporting Breakout Debut Album ‘Sour’ (Details/Dates)
December 6, 2021
Olivia Rodrigo Announces 2022 World Tour Supporting Breakout Debut Album ‘Sour’ (Details/Dates)

2021 was a gigantic year for Olivia Rodrigo, the young singer/songwriter who released her debut album, Sour, in May on the strength of the global smash-hit singles “Drivers License” and...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Dispatch and O.A.R. Announce Co-Headlining Tour for Summer 2022
December 1, 2021
Dispatch and O.A.R. Announce Co-Headlining Tour for Summer 2022

The vibes will be smooth next summer when Dispatch and O.A.R. link up for a co-headlining tour of the United States. Announced on Wednesday, the tour pairs two versatile, veteran...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Skullcrusher: First-Ever U.S. Tour On Now; ‘Live from Los Angeles’ on YouTube
November 29, 2021
Skullcrusher: First-Ever U.S. Tour On Now; ‘Live from Los Angeles’ on YouTube

It’s a big week for Skullcrusher, the stage name of Los Angeles-based singer/songwriter Helen Ballentine. Tonight, Nov. 29, she begins her first proper U.S. tour, supporting a pair of acclaimed...

Rock Cellar Magazine | New from Bloc Party: Listen to “Traps,” from ‘Alpha Games’ Album Coming in April
November 23, 2021
New from Bloc Party: Listen to “Traps,” from ‘Alpha Games’ Album Coming in April

On April 29, English indie/rock band Bloc Party will release Alpha Games, its sixth full-length album and the first since 2016’s Hymns. The news was announced on Tuesday and came...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The War on Drugs Hosting ‘Living Proof: The War On Drugs Global Live Event’ on 12/9; New LP ‘I Don’t Live Here Anymore’ Out Now
November 18, 2021
The War on Drugs Hosting ‘Living Proof: The War On Drugs Global Live Event’ on 12/9; New LP ‘I Don’t Live Here Anymore’ Out Now

Philadelphia-based indie/rock band The War on Drugs has big touring plans set for early 2022 in support of its new album, the sprawling and affecting I Don’t Live Here Anymore, which was released...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Hear Spoon’s New Rendition of the Beatles’ Yuletide Classic, “Christmas Time (Is Here Again)”
November 17, 2021
Hear Spoon’s New Rendition of the Beatles’ Yuletide Classic, “Christmas Time (Is Here Again)”

“Christmas Time (Is Here Again),” one of the few Beatles songs credited to all four members of the group, has been covered by celebrated indie band Spoon for a new...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Turnstile Announces 2022 North American Tour; Acclaimed, Adventurous New ‘Glow On’ LP Out Now
November 15, 2021
Turnstile Announces 2022 North American Tour; Acclaimed, Adventurous New ‘Glow On’ LP Out Now

With the release of Glow On in late August, Baltimore-based punk/experimental band Turnstile took a big leap. The bold, genre-defying mix of styles rooted in punk but also dabbling in...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Take a Four-Minute Smile Break for Band of Horses’ “Crutch” Video, Filmed at a Cat Café in Santa Barbara
November 10, 2021
Take a Four-Minute Smile Break for Band of Horses’ “Crutch” Video, Filmed at a Cat Café in Santa Barbara

Band of Cats — er, Band of Horses, the long-running indie/rock band led by Ben Bridwell — premiered a new music video on Wednesday, and “Crutch” is a positively purrfect...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Gang of Youths Share New Song, Announce ‘angel in realtime.’ Album, 2022 North American Tour
November 10, 2021
Gang of Youths Share New Song, Announce ‘angel in realtime.’ Album, 2022 North American Tour

Australian indie/rock ensemble Gang of Youths will release a new album titled angel in realtime. on Feb. 25, via Warner Records. The album announcement was made official on Wednesday and came with...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch MUNA and Phoebe Bridgers Bring Their Infectious, ’90s-Inspired Love Anthem “Silk Chiffon” to ‘Corden’
November 9, 2021
Watch MUNA and Phoebe Bridgers Bring Their Infectious, ’90s-Inspired Love Anthem “Silk Chiffon” to ‘Corden’

There’s something about “Silk Chiffon,” the new collaborative single from Los Angeles-based indie/pop group MUNA and pal Phoebe Bridgers that sounds lifted out of 1996. Rich, layered harmonies from singer...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Recap: Julien Baker’s Spellbinding ‘Little Oblivions’ Tour Stops By the Wiltern in LA (with a Phoebe Bridgers Cameo)
November 8, 2021
Recap: Julien Baker’s Spellbinding ‘Little Oblivions’ Tour Stops By the Wiltern in LA (with a Phoebe Bridgers Cameo)

There was an anticipatory aura at the Wiltern in Los Angeles on Thursday, Nov. 4 as singer/songwriter Julien Baker and her backing band delivered a set of songs culling from...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Embrace the Joys of Life with Jenny Lewis’ New Song “Puppy and a Truck” (and Follow Her Dog on Instagram)
November 4, 2021
Embrace the Joys of Life with Jenny Lewis’ New Song “Puppy and a Truck” (and Follow Her Dog on Instagram)

This week, singer/songwriter/celebrated indie queen Jenny Lewis shared a new song, “Puppy and a Truck,” a song she’s begun performing live while out on the road supporting pop star Harry...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch The War on Drugs Showcase ‘I Don’t Live Here Anymore’ on NPR’s ‘Tiny Desk (Home) Concert’ and ‘CBS This Morning’
November 2, 2021
Watch The War on Drugs Showcase ‘I Don’t Live Here Anymore’ on NPR’s ‘Tiny Desk (Home) Concert’ and ‘CBS This Morning’

Last Friday, Philadelphia-based indie/rock ensemble The War on Drugs released I Don’t Live Here Anymore, a new album of affecting depth and emotional weight. To highlight some of the album’s...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: The War on Drugs ‘I Don’t Live Here Anymore,’ a Sonic Journey of Sweeping, Emotional Depth (Listen)
October 29, 2021
Out Now: The War on Drugs ‘I Don’t Live Here Anymore,’ a Sonic Journey of Sweeping, Emotional Depth (Listen)

From the first few bars of gentle acoustic guitar paired with piano, you know you’re in for something special with I Don’t Live Here Anymore, the new album from Philadelphia-based...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Deluxe 25th Anniversary Edition of ‘New Adventures in Hi-Fi’ by R.E.M. — Listen
October 29, 2021
Out Now: Deluxe 25th Anniversary Edition of ‘New Adventures in Hi-Fi’ by R.E.M. — Listen

Originally released in 1996, New Adventures in Hi-Fi was the tenth studio album from rock/indie band R.E.M. — and today, Oct. 29, the record has been revisited for a deluxe 25th anniversary edition. It's...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Spoon Announce New Album ‘Lucifer on the Sofa,’ Share “The Hardest Cut,” Streaming Concert Event 10/28-29
October 28, 2021
Spoon Announce New Album ‘Lucifer on the Sofa,’ Share “The Hardest Cut,” Streaming Concert Event 10/28-29

You’ve got to hand it to long-running indie/rock band Spoon — Lucifer on the Sofa is a pretty intriguing name for a new record, and a perfect one to announce...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The War on Drugs: Stream “Change” Ahead of New Album ‘I Don’t Live Here Anymore’ Out 10/29
October 27, 2021
The War on Drugs: Stream “Change” Ahead of New Album ‘I Don’t Live Here Anymore’ Out 10/29

This Friday, Oct. 29, Philadelphia-based indie band The War on Drugs will release I Don’t Live Here Anymore, its first studio album in four years. As a final preview of...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Recap: Two Nights of Cathartic Campfire Singalongs with Phoebe Bridgers and Friends at the Greek Theatre in LA
October 25, 2021
Recap: Two Nights of Cathartic Campfire Singalongs with Phoebe Bridgers and Friends at the Greek Theatre in LA

“Some of my songs are about having depression. Some of my songs are about having depression on tour. And most of my songs are about having depression in Los Angeles.”...

Rock Cellar Magazine | My Morning Jacket Returns: Stream Band’s Typically Adventurous and Rewarding New Self-Titled Album
October 22, 2021
My Morning Jacket Returns: Stream Band’s Typically Adventurous and Rewarding New Self-Titled Album

You never really know what you’re going to get from My Morning Jacket, and today the Jim James-fronted indie/rock/psychedelia band returned with a new self-titled album, the first new MMJ record...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Take a Trip with “Prester John,” a New Animal Collective Song/Video Previewing a New Album in February
October 20, 2021
Take a Trip with “Prester John,” a New Animal Collective Song/Video Previewing a New Album in February

In February, acclaimed indie/experimental band Animal Collective will return with Time Skiff, its first new studio album since 2016 and the 11th of the group’s career. Announced on Wednesday, the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Smash Mouth’s Steve Harwell Retiring Due to Health Problems After Erratic Recent Live Performances
October 12, 2021
Smash Mouth’s Steve Harwell Retiring Due to Health Problems After Erratic Recent Live Performances

The years start coming and they don’t stop coming is a memorable line in “All Star,” the still-ubiquitous anthem from San Jose-based rock/pop band Smash Mouth, and the sentiment behind...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Portugal. the Man Give Len’s “Steal My Sunshine” and Eels’ “Novocaine for the Soul” Trippy Makeovers; 2022 Tour with Alt-J Announced
September 27, 2021
Portugal. the Man Give Len’s “Steal My Sunshine” and Eels’ “Novocaine for the Soul” Trippy Makeovers; 2022 Tour with Alt-J Announced

Portugal. the Man will head out on the road with alt-J on a big North American tour in early 2022. The news was announced recently, and the alt/indie/experimental band chose to...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Aimee Mann: ‘Queens of the Summer Hotel’ Album Coming 11/5; Stream “Burn It Out” and “Suicide is Murder”
September 24, 2021
Aimee Mann: ‘Queens of the Summer Hotel’ Album Coming 11/5; Stream “Burn It Out” and “Suicide is Murder”

On Nov. 5, esteemed singer/songwriter Aimee Mann will add to her rich musical history of earnest melancholia with a new studio album, Queens of the Summer Hotel. On Friday, Mann...

Rock Cellar Magazine | ‘Oasis Knebworth 1996’: The Last Gig of its Kind, from Those Who Were There (Noel, Liam, ‘Bonehead,’ More)
September 20, 2021
‘Oasis Knebworth 1996’: The Last Gig of its Kind, from Those Who Were There (Noel, Liam, ‘Bonehead,’ More)

Oasis went from playing to a handful of fans on Tuesday nights in their hometown of Manchester in the early 1990s to 250,000+ at Knebworth Park in the summer of...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Preview ‘Oasis Knebworth 1996’ Doc with “Champagne Supernova” — (In Theaters 9/23, Live Album 11/19)
September 20, 2021
Preview ‘Oasis Knebworth 1996’ Doc with “Champagne Supernova” — (In Theaters 9/23, Live Album 11/19)

This week will bring the theatrical screening of Oasis Knebworth 1996, a new documentary film championing the Britpop band’s legendary performances at the U.K. venue that marked the turning point...

Rock Cellar Magazine | My Morning Jacket Embraces “Love Love Love” in New Song/Colorful Video from Upcoming Album Out 10/22
September 14, 2021
My Morning Jacket Embraces “Love Love Love” in New Song/Colorful Video from Upcoming Album Out 10/22

New music from My Morning Jacket arrived on Tuesday, and as always with the Jim James-fronted indie/rock/psychedelia band, you never quite know what you’re going to get. The group recently...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Howie Edelson Breaks Down The Beach Boys’ ‘Feel Flows — The Sunflower and Surf’s Up Sessions 1969-1971’ Box Set
September 13, 2021
Howie Edelson Breaks Down The Beach Boys’ ‘Feel Flows — The Sunflower and Surf’s Up Sessions 1969-1971’ Box Set

Acclaimed writer/radio producer Howie Edelson is part of the three-man creative nexus that made the expansive new Beach Boys Feel Flows – The Sunflower and Surf’s Up Sessions 1969-1971 a...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Metallica’s ‘Black Album’ 30th Anniversary Edition, Everything You Could Ever Want to Hear from the 1991 Record (and More), Plus ‘Blacklist’ Covers Project
September 10, 2021
Out Now: Metallica’s ‘Black Album’ 30th Anniversary Edition, Everything You Could Ever Want to Hear from the 1991 Record (and More), Plus ‘Blacklist’ Covers Project

What can be said about the 1991 self-titled Black Album from Metallica that hasn’t been said already? The album marked the start of a new era for the thrash/metal band,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | ‘Under the Volcano’: The Real-Life Rock & Roll History of George Martin’s AIR Studios Montserrat (Q&A with Filmmakers Gracie Otto and Cody Greenwood)
September 9, 2021
‘Under the Volcano’: The Real-Life Rock & Roll History of George Martin’s AIR Studios Montserrat (Q&A with Filmmakers Gracie Otto and Cody Greenwood)

Gracie Otto and Cody Greenwood discuss their new documentary, Under the Volcano, telling the incredible tale of Sir George Martin’s AIR Studios Montserrat. What do you do when you’re in...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Oasis Previews ‘Knebworth 1996’ Documentary with “Live Forever” Footage (Doc in Theaters 9/23, Live Album 11/19)
September 2, 2021
Oasis Previews ‘Knebworth 1996’ Documentary with “Live Forever” Footage (Doc in Theaters 9/23, Live Album 11/19)

A new documentary chronicling the larger-than-life performances from Britpop kings Oasis at Knebworth in 1996 will premiere in theaters coming up on Sept. 23. A momentous live experience from Noel...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Hear New Metallica Covers from IDLES and Rina Sawayama; ‘Metallica Blacklist’ Project Out 9/10
August 26, 2021
Hear New Metallica Covers from IDLES and Rina Sawayama; ‘Metallica Blacklist’ Project Out 9/10

On Sept. 10, Metallica will commemorate its groundbreaking 1991 self-titled Black Album with a lavish 30th anniversary reissue. It’s been previewed in recent weeks with demo recordings and tracks from its companion Metallica Blacklist covers compilation,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | My Morning Jacket Share Sensory-Overloading Video for “Regularly Scheduled Programming,” New Album 10/22
August 24, 2021
My Morning Jacket Share Sensory-Overloading Video for “Regularly Scheduled Programming,” New Album 10/22

On Oct. 22, Jim James and My Morning Jacket will return with a self-titled album, the versatile alt/indie band‘s first new studio record since 2015. Officially announced on Tuesday, the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | R.E.M. Details ‘New Adventures in Hi-Fi’ 25th Anniversary 10/29; Stream Alternate Version of “Leave” (Pre-Order)
August 24, 2021
R.E.M. Details ‘New Adventures in Hi-Fi’ 25th Anniversary 10/29; Stream Alternate Version of “Leave” (Pre-Order)

Originally released in 1996, New Adventures in Hi-Fi was the tenth studio album from rock/indie band R.E.M. — and on Oct. 19, the record will be revisited for a deluxe...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Angsty, ‘Clueless’-Inspired Vibes are Strong in Olivia Rodrigo’s New Video for “Brutal”
August 23, 2021
The Angsty, ‘Clueless’-Inspired Vibes are Strong in Olivia Rodrigo’s New Video for “Brutal”

Breakout pop/rock superstar Olivia Rodrigo dropped a new music video for “Brutal” on Monday. The opening track on the 18-year-old singer/songwriter/Disney star’s debut full-length album, Sour, which was released on May,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: The Joy Formidable ‘Into the Blue,’ Another Captivating, Emotionally Rapturous Album from the Alt/Experimental Trio (Listen)
August 20, 2021
Out Now: The Joy Formidable ‘Into the Blue,’ Another Captivating, Emotionally Rapturous Album from the Alt/Experimental Trio (Listen)

Today, Aug. 20, Welsh indie/rock/experimental band The Joy Formidable returned with a new studio album, Into the Blue. It is the group’s fifth studio album to date, and the follow-up to 2018’s...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Ann Wilson Goes on Tour With a New EP and Revisits Her Career Before Heart (The Interview)
August 12, 2021
Ann Wilson Goes on Tour With a New EP and Revisits Her Career Before Heart (The Interview)

As concert venues attempt to reopen, iconic vocalist Ann Wilson will begin an August solo tour armed with a new band and material produced during the pandemic. Fans will also...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Listen to Chris Stapleton’s Eight-Minute Country/Blues Transformation of Metallica’s “Nothing Else Matters”
August 12, 2021
Listen to Chris Stapleton’s Eight-Minute Country/Blues Transformation of Metallica’s “Nothing Else Matters”

The best cover songs are the ones that take the source material to the next level, the artist doing the tribute finding the balance between injecting personality and personal style...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Joy Formidable Previews New Album ‘Into the Blue’ with Engaging New Track “Interval”
July 23, 2021
The Joy Formidable Previews New Album ‘Into the Blue’ with Engaging New Track “Interval”

On Aug. 20, Welsh indie/rock/experimental band The Joy Formidable will release a new studio album, Into the Blue. It will be the group’s fifth studio album to date, and the follow-up to 2018’s AAARTH. At...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The War on Drugs Announce New Album Out 10/29, Detail 2022 Tour, Share Video for “Living Proof”
July 22, 2021
The War on Drugs Announce New Album Out 10/29, Detail 2022 Tour, Share Video for “Living Proof”

This week brought big news from The War on Drugs, as the Philadelphia-based indie band will release I Don’t Live Here Anymore, its first studio album in four years, on...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Foo Fighters Go Disco: Stream ‘Hail Satin,’ the Band’s Bee Gees Covers EP (and B-Side of Live Tracks)
July 20, 2021
Foo Fighters Go Disco: Stream ‘Hail Satin,’ the Band’s Bee Gees Covers EP (and B-Side of Live Tracks)

Dave Grohl‘s falsetto may — no, it will — catch you off guard the first time you put on Hail Satin, the new EP of disco covers from the Foo...

Rock Cellar Magazine | CHVRCHES Debut New Song “Good Girls,” from ‘Screen Violence’ LP Coming 8/27
July 12, 2021
CHVRCHES Debut New Song “Good Girls,” from ‘Screen Violence’ LP Coming 8/27

Scottish indie/pop band CHVRCHES has been previewing its new album, Screen Violence, in recent weeks with a handful of intriguing tracks. The latest is “Good Girls,” which hit digital streaming...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Phoebe Bridgers Announces U.S. Tour Dates for Fall 2021 — Her First Since Releasing ‘Punisher’ in 2020
July 12, 2021
Phoebe Bridgers Announces U.S. Tour Dates for Fall 2021 — Her First Since Releasing ‘Punisher’ in 2020

At long last, Phoebe Bridgers has announced a run of tour dates — her first public live performances since the June 2020 release of Punisher, her captivating sophomore studio album...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Sleater-Kinney Release New Album ‘Path of Wellness’ — Listen & Watch Video for “Worry With You”
July 9, 2021
Sleater-Kinney Release New Album ‘Path of Wellness’ — Listen & Watch Video for “Worry With You”

This past month, indie-rock darlings Sleater-Kinney released Path of Wellness — their first record in 2 years and first in 25 years without original drummer Janet Weiss.  The album which...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Japanese Breakfast Performs “Paprika” on ‘Kimmel,’ Adds Tour Dates to Sold-Out Fall 2021 Run
July 8, 2021
Japanese Breakfast Performs “Paprika” on ‘Kimmel,’ Adds Tour Dates to Sold-Out Fall 2021 Run

It’s been a big few months for Japanese Breakfast, the indie project alter ego of singer/songwriter/author Michelle Zauner. Zauner released a new album, Jubilee, in early June, and it’s one...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Elvis Costello Doesn’t Care if Olivia Rodrigo’s “Brutal” Sounds Like “Pump It Up”: ‘It’s How Rock and Roll Works’
June 30, 2021
Elvis Costello Doesn’t Care if Olivia Rodrigo’s “Brutal” Sounds Like “Pump It Up”: ‘It’s How Rock and Roll Works’

Olivia Rodrigo is everywhere these days. The 18-year-old singer/songwriter/Disney star released her debut full-length album, Sour, back in May and has enjoyed groundbreaking acclaim the world over, led by the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Stream Faye Webster’s Endearingly Eclectic New Album ‘I Know I’m Funny haha’; Fall/Winter Tour Info
June 29, 2021
Out Now: Stream Faye Webster’s Endearingly Eclectic New Album ‘I Know I’m Funny haha’; Fall/Winter Tour Info

I Know I’m Funny haha is the title of the fourth studio album from singer/songwriter Faye Webster, released just last week on June 25 via Secretly Canadian Records. It’s the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Gang of Youths Return with the Sweeping “the angel of 8th ave.”, Ushering in a New Era for the Australian Band
June 23, 2021
Gang of Youths Return with the Sweeping “the angel of 8th ave.”, Ushering in a New Era for the Australian Band

Australian indie/rock ensemble Gang of Youths hit it big in 2017 with Go Father in Lightness, the group’s second full-length album — but the band has even loftier aspirations now,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | beabadoobee Releases ‘Our Extended Play’ EP, Co-Written with The 1975; U.S. Headlining Tour This Fall
June 23, 2021
beabadoobee Releases ‘Our Extended Play’ EP, Co-Written with The 1975; U.S. Headlining Tour This Fall

beabadoobee, the buzzworthy singer/songwriter (real name: Bea Kristi) who unleashed her dynamic debut album, Fake It Flowers, last fall, returned this week with Our Extended Play, a new EP featuring four new...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Tame Impala Shares Mysterious Video, Announces ‘Phase 1 Rushium Trials’ 2021 Tour Dates
June 22, 2021
Tame Impala Shares Mysterious Video, Announces ‘Phase 1 Rushium Trials’ 2021 Tour Dates

Phase 1 Rushium Trials is the offbeat name of a new batch of tour dates from Kevin Parker, a.k.a. Tame Impala. Announced on Tuesday, the tour is the first official...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Modest Mouse: Stream “The Sun Hasn’t Left,” New Album ‘The Golden Casket’ Out 6/25
June 21, 2021
Modest Mouse: Stream “The Sun Hasn’t Left,” New Album ‘The Golden Casket’ Out 6/25

Indie/rock veterans Modest Mouse have been sharing a number of tracks in recent weeks from The Golden Casket, the group’s new album that will be released this upcoming Friday, June...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Lorde: ‘Solar Power’ Album Coming 8/20; 2022 World Tour Dates Announced, On Sale 6/25
June 21, 2021
Lorde: ‘Solar Power’ Album Coming 8/20; 2022 World Tour Dates Announced, On Sale 6/25

Back on June 10, Lorde returned with “Solar Power,” a soaring new anthem of indie/pop that served as her first bit of new music in four years and a preview...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Holsapple & Stamey Reimagine the dB’s With New Album “Our Back Pages”
June 15, 2021
Holsapple & Stamey Reimagine the dB’s With New Album “Our Back Pages”

Chris Stamey and Peter Holsapple were the heart and soul of the jangle-pop college-rock band The dB’s.  In the early 1980s The dB’s released a few critically-acclaimed albums, had an...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Wolf Alice Re-Emerges Focused and Excitingly Unpredictable with New Album ‘Blue Weekend’ (Listen)
June 7, 2021
Out Now: Wolf Alice Re-Emerges Focused and Excitingly Unpredictable with New Album ‘Blue Weekend’ (Listen)

There’s only one Wolf Alice, and the English alt/rock band returned this past Friday, June 4, with Blue Weekend — its third full-length album and the anticipated follow-up to 2017’s...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘Jubilee,’ the Anticipated — and Worth the Wait — New Album from Japanese Breakfast (Listen)
June 4, 2021
Out Now: ‘Jubilee,’ the Anticipated — and Worth the Wait — New Album from Japanese Breakfast (Listen)

It’s a big year for Michelle Zauner. The singer/songwriter behind Japanese Breakfast is a New York Times Bestseller with her new memoir, Crying in H Mart, and today, June 4,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Modest Mouse Shares Music Video for “We Are Between,” from New Album ‘The Golden Casket’ Out 6/25
June 3, 2021
Modest Mouse Shares Music Video for “We Are Between,” from New Album ‘The Golden Casket’ Out 6/25

We’re two weeks away from the release of The Golden Casket, the awaited new album from indie/rock institution Modest Mouse, the band’s first new album in six years. The first...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Wolf Alice Shares “How Can I Make It OK?” Ahead of New Album ‘Blue Weekend’ 6/4; Announces U.S. Fall Tour Dates
June 3, 2021
Wolf Alice Shares “How Can I Make It OK?” Ahead of New Album ‘Blue Weekend’ 6/4; Announces U.S. Fall Tour Dates

This Friday, June 4, acclaimed English indie/rock band Wolf Alice will now release its new studio album, Blue Weekend. As one last bit of promotional material ahead of the album showing up on...

Rock Cellar Magazine | CHVRCHES Debut Music Video for “How Not To Drown” ft. Robert Smith; Announce U.S. Tour Dates
June 3, 2021
CHVRCHES Debut Music Video for “How Not To Drown” ft. Robert Smith; Announce U.S. Tour Dates

On Aug. 27, CHVRCHES will release a new album, Screen Violence, the Scottish indie/pop band’s first album since 2018. Its latest preview is “How Not to Drown,” a song debuted...

Rock Cellar Magazine | New Billie Eilish: Watch Her Self-Directed Music Video for “Lost Cause,” from ‘Happier Than Ever’ Out 7/30 (Pre-Order)
June 2, 2021
New Billie Eilish: Watch Her Self-Directed Music Video for “Lost Cause,” from ‘Happier Than Ever’ Out 7/30 (Pre-Order)

2021 is shaping up to be another huge year for Billie Eilish, who will release her highly anticipated second full-length album, Happier Than Ever, on July 30. On Wednesday, the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Modest Mouse Shares “Leave a Light On” from New Album ‘The Golden Casket’; 2021 Tour Dates
May 25, 2021
Modest Mouse Shares “Leave a Light On” from New Album ‘The Golden Casket’; 2021 Tour Dates

On June 25, long-running indie/rock band Modest Mouse will return with its first new album in six years, The Golden Casket, via Epic Records. The latest song shared from the album landed on Monday...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Lucy Dacus Shares Animated Video for “VBS,” New Album ‘Home Video’ Coming 6/25
May 19, 2021
Lucy Dacus Shares Animated Video for “VBS,” New Album ‘Home Video’ Coming 6/25

Singer/songwriter Lucy Dacus will release a new studio album, Home Video, on June 25 via Matador Records. On Wednesday, she premiered a new song, “VBS,” in the form of an animated music video...

Rock Cellar Magazine | New Japanese Breakfast: Watch “Savage Good Boy,” ft. Michael Imperioli from ‘The Sopranos’ (Also: Tour Dates)
May 19, 2021
New Japanese Breakfast: Watch “Savage Good Boy,” ft. Michael Imperioli from ‘The Sopranos’ (Also: Tour Dates)

“Savage Good Boy” is the name of another new song from Japanese Breakfast, a.k.a. singer/songwriter/author Michelle Zauner. It’s a preview of her upcoming album, Jubilee, which will be released on...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Joy Formidable Releasing New Album ‘Into the Blue’ 8/20; Stream the Title Track and “Back to Nothing”
May 18, 2021
The Joy Formidable Releasing New Album ‘Into the Blue’ 8/20; Stream the Title Track and “Back to Nothing”

On Aug. 20, Welsh indie/rock/experimental band The Joy Formidable will release a new studio album, Into the Blue. It will be the group’s fifth studio album to date, and the follow-up...

Rock Cellar Magazine | girl in red Riding Acclaim of Debut LP ‘if i could make it to quiet’ with Spring 2022 Tour
May 17, 2021
girl in red Riding Acclaim of Debut LP ‘if i could make it to quiet’ with Spring 2022 Tour

if i could make it go quiet is the attention-grabbing debut full-length album from girl in red, a.k.a. Norwegian singer/songwriter Marie Ulven. Released in late April, the record was highly...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Wolf Alice: New Album ‘Blue Weekend’ Out 6/4, Shares “No Hard Feelings”
May 11, 2021
Wolf Alice: New Album ‘Blue Weekend’ Out 6/4, Shares “No Hard Feelings”

Acclaimed English indie/rock band Wolf Alice will now release its new studio album, Blue Weekend, on June 4 — one week earlier than previously planned. The group, which won the U.K.’s...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Modest Mouse Ponders Existence with “We Are Between,” New Album ‘The Golden Casket’ Out 6/25 (Listen)
May 5, 2021
Modest Mouse Ponders Existence with “We Are Between,” New Album ‘The Golden Casket’ Out 6/25 (Listen)

On June 25, long-running indie/rock band Modest Mouse will return with its first new album in six years, The Golden Casket, via Epic Records. Officially announced on Wednesday, the news...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch girl in red Make Her TV Debut Playing “Serotonin” on ‘The Tonight Show’; Debut Album Out Now
May 4, 2021
Watch girl in red Make Her TV Debut Playing “Serotonin” on ‘The Tonight Show’; Debut Album Out Now

Last week, 22-year-old Norwegian indie/rock singer/songwriter girl in red (a.k.a Marie Ulven) released her debut full-length album, if i could make it go quiet. Its release comes with anticipation in...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Glass Animals Detail ‘Dreamland’ North American Tour Dates for Fall 2021
May 4, 2021
Glass Animals Detail ‘Dreamland’ North American Tour Dates for Fall 2021

English indie/pop band Glass Animals will embark on a North American run of dates this fall on the Dreamland Tour, named after the group’s 2020 album Dreamland. The third official...

Rock Cellar Magazine | girl in red Shares “Serotonin” Video, Debut Album ‘if i could make it go quiet’ Out Friday 4/30
April 28, 2021
girl in red Shares “Serotonin” Video, Debut Album ‘if i could make it go quiet’ Out Friday 4/30

This Friday, April 30, 22-year-old Norwegian singer/songwriter Marie Ulven, otherwise known as rising indie/pop artist girl in red, will release her debut full-length album, if i could make it go...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Dinosaur Jr. Returns with New Album ‘Sweep It Into Space’ (Listen)
April 22, 2021
Out Now: Dinosaur Jr. Returns with New Album ‘Sweep It Into Space’ (Listen)

Groundbreaking and revered alt/indie band Dinosaur Jr. is approaching its fourth decade(!) of activity, but J. Mascis and his band mates are showing no signs of slowing down. Sweep It...

Rock Cellar Magazine | New from Dinosaur Jr.: Stream “Take It Back,” New LP ‘Sweep It Into Space’ Out 4/23
April 22, 2021
New from Dinosaur Jr.: Stream “Take It Back,” New LP ‘Sweep It Into Space’ Out 4/23

This Friday, April 23, Dinosaur Jr. will return with a new album, Sweep It Into Space, released via Jagjaguwar. It’ll be the influential alt/indie band’s 12th studio album and the first since 2016’s Give...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Wolf Alice Shares Chaotic Video for “Smile,” New Album ‘Blue Weekend’ Out 6/4
April 20, 2021
Wolf Alice Shares Chaotic Video for “Smile,” New Album ‘Blue Weekend’ Out 6/4

Wolf Alice, the acclaimed English indie/rock band that won the U.K.’s coveted Mercury Prize with its 2017 album Visions of a Life, will release a new album, Blue Weekend, on...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Lucy Dacus Premieres ‘Hot & Heavy,’ Announces New Album ‘Home Video,’ North American Tour
April 13, 2021
Lucy Dacus Premieres ‘Hot & Heavy,’ Announces New Album ‘Home Video,’ North American Tour

Singer/songwriter Lucy Dacus will release a new studio album, Home Video, on June 25 via Matador Records. The news was announced on Tuesday, accompanied by the premiere of a new...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Arlo Parks Maps Out North American Tour Dates for Fall 2021 Supporting Debut LP ‘Collapsed in Sunbeams’
April 12, 2021
Arlo Parks Maps Out North American Tour Dates for Fall 2021 Supporting Debut LP ‘Collapsed in Sunbeams’

In late January, 20-year-old English singer/songwriter Arlo Parks released Collapsed in Sunbeams, her full-length debut album. A revelatory and emotionally nuanced collection of melancholy indie/pop, the album came with much anticipation, especially after Parks...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Japanese Breakfast Shares New Video for ‘Posing in Bondage,’ Announces Summer/Fall Tour Dates
April 8, 2021
Japanese Breakfast Shares New Video for ‘Posing in Bondage,’ Announces Summer/Fall Tour Dates

Japanese Breakfast, the indie/rock project helmed by singer/songwriter Michelle Zauner, will return in June with a new album titled Jubilee. It’ll be the third full-length from Zauner, and the follow-up to...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch Buzzworthy Singer/Songwriter Arlo Parks Perform ‘Hope’ on ‘The Late Late Show with James Corden’
April 7, 2021
Watch Buzzworthy Singer/Songwriter Arlo Parks Perform ‘Hope’ on ‘The Late Late Show with James Corden’

In late January, 20-year-old English singer/songwriter Arlo Parks released Collapsed in Sunbeams, her full-length debut album. A revelatory and emotionally nuanced collection of melancholy indie/pop, the album came with much anticipation, especially after...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Nandi Bushell Shares a Looping Cover of Pixies’ ‘Where is My Mind,’ Earns Pixies’ Seal of Approval
April 7, 2021
Nandi Bushell Shares a Looping Cover of Pixies’ ‘Where is My Mind,’ Earns Pixies’ Seal of Approval

In the annals of 1990s music history, “Where Is My Mind” by Pixies has to be considered among the most memorable alt/rock anthems of the era. The song, a signature...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Dinosaur Jr. Shares New Song/Video ‘Garden,’ Hosting Album Release Live Stream Gig 5/1
March 31, 2021
Dinosaur Jr. Shares New Song/Video ‘Garden,’ Hosting Album Release Live Stream Gig 5/1

On April 23, Dinosaur Jr. will return with a new album, Sweep It Into Space, released via Jagjaguwar. It’ll be the influential alt/indie band’s 12th studio album and the first since 2016’s Give a...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Joy Formidable Shares Resonant New Song/Video ‘Into the Blue,’ Band’s First New Music Since 2018
March 29, 2021
The Joy Formidable Shares Resonant New Song/Video ‘Into the Blue,’ Band’s First New Music Since 2018

Welsh indie/rock/experimental band The Joy Formidable returned late last week with “Into the Blue,” a new song and music video that serves as the group’s first bit of new music...

Rock Cellar Magazine | New from Dispatch: Stream the Uplifting ‘Pour Into You,’ New Album ‘Break Our Fall’ Coming 5/28
March 25, 2021
New from Dispatch: Stream the Uplifting ‘Pour Into You,’ New Album ‘Break Our Fall’ Coming 5/28

East Coast-based roots/rock/indie band Dispatch is gearing up to release a new album, Break Our Fall, on May 28. The group, which is comprised of Chad Urmston and Brad Corrigan,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | beabadoobee Shares ‘Last Day on Earth,’ New Collaborative EP with The 1975 Coming Soon
March 24, 2021
beabadoobee Shares ‘Last Day on Earth,’ New Collaborative EP with The 1975 Coming Soon

“Last Day on Earth” is a new song from beabadoobee, the buzzworthy singer/songwriter (real name: Bea Kristi) who unleashed her dynamic debut album, Fake It Flowers, last fall. For this...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch Japanese Breakfast’s Energetic Performance of ‘Be Sweet’ on ‘The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon’
March 16, 2021
Watch Japanese Breakfast’s Energetic Performance of ‘Be Sweet’ on ‘The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon’

Back in early March, Japanese Breakfast (the indie/rock project fronted by singer/songwriter Michelle Zauner) debuted “Be Sweet,” a catchy and undeniably 1980s-inspired indie/pop song with a stylized music video (directed...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Strokes Won Their First-Ever Grammy Award and Their Acceptance Speech Didn’t Disappoint
March 14, 2021
The Strokes Won Their First-Ever Grammy Award and Their Acceptance Speech Didn’t Disappoint

The Strokes are all about style. The New York City-based indie/rock band burst onto the scene with 2001’s Is This It — and despite overwhelming amounts of hype and acclaim...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Fleet Foxes Play NPR ‘Tiny Desk (Home) Concert,’ 2020 Album ‘Shore’ Out on Physical Formats 3/19
March 9, 2021
Fleet Foxes Play NPR ‘Tiny Desk (Home) Concert,’ 2020 Album ‘Shore’ Out on Physical Formats 3/19

In late September, a surprise new album from indie/rock outfit Fleet Foxes was released on digital platforms — and Shore was an especially evocative and thoughtful set of songs from...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Lucy Dacus (Finally) Premieres the Emotionally Heavy ‘Thumbs,’ a Fan Favorite First Debuted Live in 2018 (Listen)
March 9, 2021
Lucy Dacus (Finally) Premieres the Emotionally Heavy ‘Thumbs,’ a Fan Favorite First Debuted Live in 2018 (Listen)

Lucy Dacus first premiered “Thumbs” in concert in 2018, the track quickly becoming a fan favorite for the singer/songwriter whose profile has risen in recent years with her solo albums...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch Julien Baker Play ‘Heatwave,’ ‘Faith Healer’ and ‘Hardline’ for ‘CBS This Morning Saturday Sessions’
March 8, 2021
Watch Julien Baker Play ‘Heatwave,’ ‘Faith Healer’ and ‘Hardline’ for ‘CBS This Morning Saturday Sessions’

On Feb. 26, Julien Baker released Little Oblivions, her third full-length album and an absolute masterwork of devastatingly raw indie/rock compositions. Her first album with a backing band, Little Oblivions...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Wolf Alice Previews New Album ‘Blue Weekend’ (First Since 2017) with New Song/Video “The Last Man On Earth”
March 3, 2021
Wolf Alice Previews New Album ‘Blue Weekend’ (First Since 2017) with New Song/Video “The Last Man On Earth”

It’s been a while since we heard from Wolf Alice, the acclaimed English indie/rock band that won the U.K.’s coveted Mercury Prize with its 2017 album Visions of a Life...

Rock Cellar Magazine | If You Like ‘The X-Files’ You’ll Dig Japanese Breakfast’s New Video for the ’80s-Inspired ‘Be Sweet’; ‘Jubilee’ LP Out 6/4
March 2, 2021
If You Like ‘The X-Files’ You’ll Dig Japanese Breakfast’s New Video for the ’80s-Inspired ‘Be Sweet’; ‘Jubilee’ LP Out 6/4

Japanese Breakfast, the indie/rock project helmed by singer/songwriter Michelle Zauner, will return in June with a new album titled Jubilee. It’ll be the third full-length from Zauner, and the follow-up...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch Arlo Parks Perform Her Breakthrough Single ‘Black Dog’ on ‘Jimmy Fallon’
March 2, 2021
Watch Arlo Parks Perform Her Breakthrough Single ‘Black Dog’ on ‘Jimmy Fallon’

In late January, 20-year-old English singer/songwriter Arlo Parks released Collapsed in Sunbeams, her full-length debut album. A revelatory and emotionally nuanced collection of melancholy indie/pop, the album came after Parks...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Ashe & FINNEAS Share New Collaborative Music Video for the Soaring ‘Till Forever Falls Apart’
March 2, 2021
Ashe & FINNEAS Share New Collaborative Music Video for the Soaring ‘Till Forever Falls Apart’

“Till Forever Falls Apart” is the result of a new collaboration between Ashe and FINNEAS, two of the most notable and talented younger singer/songwriters in the indie/pop scene today. It’s...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Julien Baker Cuts Deep with Devastating, Nuanced New Album ‘Little Oblivions’ (Listen/Review)
February 26, 2021
Out Now: Julien Baker Cuts Deep with Devastating, Nuanced New Album ‘Little Oblivions’ (Listen/Review)

Little Oblivions is an absolutely crushing new album from singer/songwriter Julien Baker, her third overall and the follow-up to 2017’s Turn Out the Lights. Simmering, complex emotions are on display...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Dinosaur Jr.: New Album ‘Sweep It Into Space’ Out 4/23; Stream ‘I Ran Away’ (ft. Kurt Vile on 12-String Guitar)
February 23, 2021
Dinosaur Jr.: New Album ‘Sweep It Into Space’ Out 4/23; Stream ‘I Ran Away’ (ft. Kurt Vile on 12-String Guitar)

On April 23, Dinosaur Jr. will return with a new album, Sweep It Into Space, released via Jagjaguwar. It’ll be the celebrated and influential alt/indie band’s 12th studio album and...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: The Hold Steady Returns with New Album ‘Open Door Policy,’ ‘The Weekender’ Live Stream Shows 3/5-6
February 19, 2021
Out Now: The Hold Steady Returns with New Album ‘Open Door Policy,’ ‘The Weekender’ Live Stream Shows 3/5-6

Open Door Policy is the eighth full-length album from adored Brooklyn indie/rock band The Hold Steady. The record was officially released on Friday. Fronted as always by Craig Finn, it’s...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Haim Revisit Grammy-Nominated ‘Women in Music Pt. III’ with Expanded Edition ft. Taylor Swift, Thundercat
February 19, 2021
Out Now: Haim Revisit Grammy-Nominated ‘Women in Music Pt. III’ with Expanded Edition ft. Taylor Swift, Thundercat

Released back in June, Los Angeles-based indie/rock trio Haim reached a high note with Women in Music Pt. III, the group’s follow-up to 2017’s Something To Tell You and third...

Rock Cellar Magazine | New from Jose Gonzalez: Watch a Video for ‘El Invento,’ His First New Song Since 2015
February 17, 2021
New from Jose Gonzalez: Watch a Video for ‘El Invento,’ His First New Song Since 2015

Esteemed singer/songwriter Jose Gonzalez (who rose to fame after covering The Knife’s “Heartbeats,” his version from 2003’s Veneer going on to be streamed more than a billion times and becoming...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Stream ‘Thanks for Coming,’ the Intriguing Debut LP from Princess Goes to the Butterfly Museum (ft. Michael C. Hall)
February 12, 2021
Out Now: Stream ‘Thanks for Coming,’ the Intriguing Debut LP from Princess Goes to the Butterfly Museum (ft. Michael C. Hall)

Princess Goes to the Butterfly Museum, an indie/pop/experimental band featuring actor Michael C. Hall (of Dexter and Six Feet Under), drummer Peter Yanowitz (the Wallflowers) and keyboardist Matt Katz-Bohen (Blondie), released its debut full-length album,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | What to Watch This Weekend 2/12-2/14: Michael McDonald, ‘Food for Love’ ft. David Byrne, Bob Weir & Wolf Bros., Jimmy Eat World, ‘Bleeding Audio’ at Slamdance 2021
February 12, 2021
What to Watch This Weekend 2/12-2/14: Michael McDonald, ‘Food for Love’ ft. David Byrne, Bob Weir & Wolf Bros., Jimmy Eat World, ‘Bleeding Audio’ at Slamdance 2021

This weekend, Feb. 12-14, brings with it a handful of especially notable streaming concert events — some of them live, some pre-recorded, and one an intriguing new documentary about one...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Phoebe Bridgers Makes Her ‘SNL’ Debut with ‘Kyoto’ & ‘I Know the End’ (and a Guitar Smash!)
February 6, 2021
Phoebe Bridgers Makes Her ‘SNL’ Debut with ‘Kyoto’ & ‘I Know the End’ (and a Guitar Smash!)

Phoebe Bridgers has enjoyed an abundance of attention over the past few years, with her acclaimed (and especially well deserving) 2020 album Punisher increasing the Los Angeles-based singer/songwriter‘s profile a...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Julien Baker Reconvenes with boygenius Pals Phoebe Bridgers and Lucy Dacus on New Song ‘Favor’ (Listen)
February 3, 2021
Julien Baker Reconvenes with boygenius Pals Phoebe Bridgers and Lucy Dacus on New Song ‘Favor’ (Listen)

On Feb. 26, singer/songwriter Julien Baker will release her third full-length album, Little Oblivions, via Matador. The album was announced a few weeks ago, with Baker sharing a new song on Wednesday as...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Rich Mattson and the Northstars: New Album “Skylights” & Virtual Release Show — Friday 2/5
February 2, 2021
Rich Mattson and the Northstars: New Album “Skylights” & Virtual Release Show — Friday 2/5

Followers of Minneapolis music are well aware of the Rich Mattson brand.  From his days with the popular alt-country-rock band Ol’ Yeller, through his bands The Glenrustles, The Tisdales, The...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Jimmy Eat World: ‘Phoenix Sessions’ Album Performance Streams Are a Must-Watch (‘Futures’ This Weekend, ‘Clarity’ Up Next)
January 29, 2021
Jimmy Eat World: ‘Phoenix Sessions’ Album Performance Streams Are a Must-Watch (‘Futures’ This Weekend, ‘Clarity’ Up Next)

Arizona-based alt/rock/indie band Jimmy Eat World amassed significant attention in the early 2000s with a string of solid albums, relentless touring and the earworm that was “The Middle” (from 2001’s...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Making Rainbows Out of Something Painful: Arlo Parks Emerges with Debut Album ‘Collapsed in Sunbeams’
January 29, 2021
Making Rainbows Out of Something Painful: Arlo Parks Emerges with Debut Album ‘Collapsed in Sunbeams’

Collapsed in Sunbeams is the debut full-length album from Arlo Parks, a 20-year-old singer/songwriter from England that leaves it all on the table, so to speak, in the name of...

Rock Cellar Magazine | New from Princess Goes to the Butterfly Museum (ft. Michael C. Hall): ‘Armageddon Suite,’ Dream-Pop for the End of the World
January 13, 2021
New from Princess Goes to the Butterfly Museum (ft. Michael C. Hall): ‘Armageddon Suite,’ Dream-Pop for the End of the World

On Feb. 12, Princess Goes to the Butterfly Museum, an indie/pop/experimental band featuring actor Michael C. Hall (of Dexter and Six Feet Under), drummer Peter Yanowitz (the Wallflowers) and keyboardist Matt Katz-Bohen (Blondie), will release...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Top 11 Songs from Musicians With Punctuation (or Symbols) in Their Names
January 8, 2021
Top 11 Songs from Musicians With Punctuation (or Symbols) in Their Names

“Punctuation: The difference between knowing your shit and knowing you’re shit.”  “Take Me Away” by Blue Öyster Cult Blue Öyster Cult is one of the first bands to use an umlaut,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | New from The Hold Steady: Stream ‘Heavy Covenant,’ from New LP ‘Open Door Policy’ Out 2/19
January 8, 2021
New from The Hold Steady: Stream ‘Heavy Covenant,’ from New LP ‘Open Door Policy’ Out 2/19

In early December, esteemed Brooklyn indie/rock band The Hold Steady dropped a new song, “Family Farm,” a preview of the band’s upcoming album due out Feb. 19. Open Door Policy...

Rock Cellar Magazine | 12/21: ‘A Very Lonely Solstice Livestream’ from Fleet Foxes’ Robin Pecknold at Brooklyn’s St. Ann & the Holy Trinity Church
December 18, 2020
12/21: ‘A Very Lonely Solstice Livestream’ from Fleet Foxes’ Robin Pecknold at Brooklyn’s St. Ann & the Holy Trinity Church

In late September, a new album from Fleet Foxes was released — and Shore earned significant acclaim upon its arrival. The fourth album from the indie/folk outfit helmed by Robin...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Haim Updates the Waitresses’ ‘Christmas Wrapping’ with the Hanukkah-Themed ‘Christmas Wrapping 2020 (All I Want For Christmas Is A Vaccine)’
December 17, 2020
Haim Updates the Waitresses’ ‘Christmas Wrapping’ with the Hanukkah-Themed ‘Christmas Wrapping 2020 (All I Want For Christmas Is A Vaccine)’

“Christmas Wrapping,” the 1981 single from The Waitresses that has become something of a contemporary holiday classic over the years, is one of those infectious earworms that remains a part...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch Tame Impala’s Eye-Popping (and Flashy) Video for ‘Breathe Deeper,’ from 2020’s Acclaimed ‘The Slow Rush’
December 15, 2020
Watch Tame Impala’s Eye-Popping (and Flashy) Video for ‘Breathe Deeper,’ from 2020’s Acclaimed ‘The Slow Rush’

Back in February 2020, a month or so before the COVID-19 pandemic took hold and changed the course of the months to come, Kevin Parker, mastermind of the indie/psychedelic band...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘evermore,’ Taylor Swift’s Surprise ‘folklore’ Companion Album (and Birthday Gift to Herself) ft. The National, Haim & Bon Iver (Listen)
December 11, 2020
Out Now: ‘evermore,’ Taylor Swift’s Surprise ‘folklore’ Companion Album (and Birthday Gift to Herself) ft. The National, Haim & Bon Iver (Listen)

Credit where it’s due: Taylor Swift has maintained an impossibly prolific 2020, despite everything else going on and the world thrown into chaos by the COVID-19 pandemic. First, she surprise-released...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Live Stream Concerts to Watch 12/11-12/13: Cyndi Lauper, Brandi Carlile, Goo Goo Dolls, VetsAid, Andrea Bocelli, 311, Gorillaz, Harry Shearer/Judith Owen, Less Than Jake & More
December 10, 2020
Live Stream Concerts to Watch 12/11-12/13: Cyndi Lauper, Brandi Carlile, Goo Goo Dolls, VetsAid, Andrea Bocelli, 311, Gorillaz, Harry Shearer/Judith Owen, Less Than Jake & More

This weekend, Dec. 11 – 13, brings with it music-related live stream concerts spanning genres and eras, so with COVID-19 numbers spiking around the country it’s never been a better idea...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Taylor Swift Celebrating Her 31st Birthday with a New Album, ‘evermore,’ ft. The National, Haim and More (Out Tonight 12/10)
December 10, 2020
Taylor Swift Celebrating Her 31st Birthday with a New Album, ‘evermore,’ ft. The National, Haim and More (Out Tonight 12/10)

In July, Taylor Swift caught everybody by surprise with folklore, an unannounced album featuring the pop superstar linking up with Aaron Dessner of The National (co-writing or producing 11 of the LP’s...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Princess Goes to the Butterfly Museum (ft. Michael C. Hall) Transforms Phantogram’s ‘Cruel World’ in Stark New Video
December 9, 2020
Princess Goes to the Butterfly Museum (ft. Michael C. Hall) Transforms Phantogram’s ‘Cruel World’ in Stark New Video

In early 2021, Princess Goes to the Butterfly Museum, an indie/pop/experimental band featuring actor Michael C. Hall (of Dexter and Six Feet Under), drummer Peter Yanowitz (the Wallflowers) and keyboardist...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch Hayley Williams and Her Band Play Three ‘Petals for Armor’ Songs in an Energetic NPR Tiny Desk (Home) Concert
December 9, 2020
Watch Hayley Williams and Her Band Play Three ‘Petals for Armor’ Songs in an Energetic NPR Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

Released back in early May, Petals for Armor was a powerful, cohesive musical statement from Hayley Williams, her first solo album after years of records with the alt/indie-pop band Paramore....

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch Bleachers Perform ‘Chinatown’ with Bruce Springsteen on the Roof of Electric Lady Studios
December 7, 2020
Watch Bleachers Perform ‘Chinatown’ with Bruce Springsteen on the Roof of Electric Lady Studios

On Monday, Bleachers, the the indie/pop project and stage name of songwriter/producer Jack Antonoff, shared a pair of performance videos from the rooftop of Electric Lady Studios in New York...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘Seasonal Shift,’ a Thoughtful Holiday Album from Calexico (Listen)
December 4, 2020
Out Now: ‘Seasonal Shift,’ a Thoughtful Holiday Album from Calexico (Listen)

On Friday, Joey Burns and John Conventino of Arizona-based indie/Tex-Mex band Calexico released Seasonal Shift. It’s a collection of songs put together in time for a release ahead of the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Live Stream Concerts to Watch Dec. 4-6: Lindsey Buckingham, CatSong Festival (Yusuf/Cat Stevens Virtual Event), Liam Gallagher, Darlene Love, More
December 4, 2020
Live Stream Concerts to Watch Dec. 4-6: Lindsey Buckingham, CatSong Festival (Yusuf/Cat Stevens Virtual Event), Liam Gallagher, Darlene Love, More

This weekend, Dec. 4 – 6, brings with it more music live stream concerts that ought to be of interest to fans of multiple genres and eras, so with COVID-19...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Hold Steady: New Album Out Feb. 2021, New Song ‘Family Farm’ Out Now, Live Stream Gigs 12/3-5
December 2, 2020
The Hold Steady: New Album Out Feb. 2021, New Song ‘Family Farm’ Out Now, Live Stream Gigs 12/3-5

Craig Finn and the Hold Steady are back in action. On Tuesday, the esteemed indie/alt-rock Brooklyn band announced a new album, Open Door Policy, which will be released on February...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Strokes Stage an Epic, Yet Futile, Baseball Battle Against Robots in ‘The Adults Are Talking’ Video
December 1, 2020
The Strokes Stage an Epic, Yet Futile, Baseball Battle Against Robots in ‘The Adults Are Talking’ Video

Robots pose a formidable threat to humans — at least that’s what science fiction and the Terminator films have shown us over the years. There are some who urge caution...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Taylor Swift Premieres ‘Folklore: The Long Pond Studio Sessions’ Concert Film on Disney+, Deluxe Edition of ‘Folklore’
November 25, 2020
Taylor Swift Premieres ‘Folklore: The Long Pond Studio Sessions’ Concert Film on Disney+, Deluxe Edition of ‘Folklore’

In late July, Taylor Swift surprise-released Folklore, a new studio album that showed a significantly different musical side of the global pop star‘s catalog. For this record, Swift worked alongside...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Roast Some Chestnuts & Listen to the Bird and the Bee’s ‘Put Up the Lights’ Holiday LP (Dave Grohl Shows Up, Too!)
November 23, 2020
Roast Some Chestnuts & Listen to the Bird and the Bee’s ‘Put Up the Lights’ Holiday LP (Dave Grohl Shows Up, Too!)

In late October, The Bird and the Bee — the indie/pop duo comprised of seven-time Grammy-winning producer/songwriter Greg Kurstin and songwriter Inara George, rang in the holiday season (slightly early)...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘Live Drugs,’ Capturing the Breathtaking Live Experience of the War on Drugs in Concert (Listen/Buy)
November 20, 2020
Out Now: ‘Live Drugs,’ Capturing the Breathtaking Live Experience of the War on Drugs in Concert (Listen/Buy)

Philadelphia-based indie/rock/psychedelic band The War on Drugs has released four studio albums to date and earned a reputation for an unforgettable live show — and today, the band releases a live album...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch Rising Star Beabadoobee Perform ‘Care,’ from Her New Album ‘Fake It Flowers,’ on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’
November 19, 2020
Watch Rising Star Beabadoobee Perform ‘Care,’ from Her New Album ‘Fake It Flowers,’ on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’

Last month, rising indie/rock singer/songwriter Beabadoobee (real name: Bea Kristi) released her debut full-length album, Fake It Flowers. The album comes after a series of head-turning EPs from the 20-year-old...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch a New Stop-Motion Video for ‘Irish Girl,’ from Mike Campbell & the Dirty Knobs (LP Out This Friday 11/20)
November 16, 2020
Watch a New Stop-Motion Video for ‘Irish Girl,’ from Mike Campbell & the Dirty Knobs (LP Out This Friday 11/20)

This Friday, Mike Campbell & the Dirty Knobs will release Wreckless Abandon, their debut full-length album that’s been in the works for a while and saw its initial Spring 2020...

Rock Cellar Magazine | White Stripes Share New ‘Apple Blossom’ Video, Announce Track List for ‘Greatest Hits’ (Out 12/4)
November 13, 2020
White Stripes Share New ‘Apple Blossom’ Video, Announce Track List for ‘Greatest Hits’ (Out 12/4)

Jack White and Meg White burst forth from Michigan and forged a legacy with The White Stripes, their two-piece garage/rock stylings leaving a mark on the music scene two decades ago, before...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch Billie Eilish Raid an Abandoned Mall Food Court in Her New Video for ‘Therefore I Am’
November 12, 2020
Watch Billie Eilish Raid an Abandoned Mall Food Court in Her New Video for ‘Therefore I Am’

Billie Eilish shared a new song on Thursday, “Therefore I Am.” It’s the latest song shared from the indie/pop superstar who’s enjoyed a remarkable run of success the past couple of...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch Princess Goes to the Butterfly Museum’s Trippy New Video for ‘Eat An Eraser’ (Fronted by Actor Michael C. Hall)
November 11, 2020
Watch Princess Goes to the Butterfly Museum’s Trippy New Video for ‘Eat An Eraser’ (Fronted by Actor Michael C. Hall)

Actor Michael C. Hall has built a legacy for his roles in quirky, irreverent shows such as Six Feet Under and Dexter, and is a master at portraying characters that...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Mike Campbell & the Dirty Knobs Playing Live Stream from the Troubadour 11/20, a Benefit for NIVA
November 10, 2020
Mike Campbell & the Dirty Knobs Playing Live Stream from the Troubadour 11/20, a Benefit for NIVA

On Nov. 20, Mike Campbell & the Dirty Knobs will release their awaited debut full-length album, Wreckless Abandon. The band was originally planning to release the record in March 2020. That,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Conor Oberst Q&A: Lockdown Life, Bright Eyes’ Return, BBQs at Neil Young’s Ranch and More
November 10, 2020
Conor Oberst Q&A: Lockdown Life, Bright Eyes’ Return, BBQs at Neil Young’s Ranch and More

In the midst of the coronavirus-imposed lockdown, Conor Oberst and alt-rock darlings Bright Eyes made a surprise return. The band’s excellent new album Down In The Weeds, Where The World...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Rock Hall of Fame Class of 2020 Amazon Music Series: Stream Covers of Nine Inch Nails, Doobie Bros., More
November 5, 2020
Rock Hall of Fame Class of 2020 Amazon Music Series: Stream Covers of Nine Inch Nails, Doobie Bros., More

This Saturday, Nov. 7 will bring with it the 2020 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony. After the in-person event was shelved due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Deftones Unveil ‘Black Stallion’ Remix Album Commemorating ‘White Pony,’ Share ‘Knife Prty’ Remix
October 30, 2020
Deftones Unveil ‘Black Stallion’ Remix Album Commemorating ‘White Pony,’ Share ‘Knife Prty’ Remix

Despite just releasing a new album (the pummeling Ohms) in late September, Deftones have already announced a pretty significant follow-up project: Black Stallion, a remix album paying homage to 2000’s...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Rock Cellar Independent Artist Spotlight: YYNOT (Winners of the Independent Artist Spotlight Competition)
October 29, 2020
Rock Cellar Independent Artist Spotlight: YYNOT (Winners of the Independent Artist Spotlight Competition)

The Independent Artist Spotlight is a new branch of Rock Cellar aimed at presenting under-the-radar musical acts that deserve your immediate attention. As artists and bands are added to the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Reappraising Paul Weller’s The Style Council (New Best-Of and Sky Arts Documentary Out Now)
October 25, 2020
Reappraising Paul Weller’s The Style Council (New Best-Of and Sky Arts Documentary Out Now)

“When I do look back, that was the most fun I ever had in my career,” Paul Weller told me earlier this spring about his days in the Style Council,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Stream a 1996 Radio Set from Foo Fighters (Including ‘Wattershed’ in the Style of Fred Schneider of the B-52’s)
October 22, 2020
Stream a 1996 Radio Set from Foo Fighters (Including ‘Wattershed’ in the Style of Fred Schneider of the B-52’s)

In 1996, Dave Grohl and the Foo Fighters — in one of the group’s earliest iterations — played an on-air radio gig for ROCKLINE, hosted by producer Scott Weiss. 24...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch Miley Cyrus Cover The Cure and The Cranberries at the Whisky a Go Go for #SOSFest
October 19, 2020
Watch Miley Cyrus Cover The Cure and The Cranberries at the Whisky a Go Go for #SOSFest

This past weekend, several big-name music artists and bands participated in #SOSFest, a virtual fundraising live stream event from the National Independent Venue Association (NIVA) and its continued efforts to help #SaveOurStages...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch Foo Fighters’ #SOSFest Set from the Troubadour & Hear Pat Smear’s Story About a Fistfight with Tom Waits
October 19, 2020
Watch Foo Fighters’ #SOSFest Set from the Troubadour & Hear Pat Smear’s Story About a Fistfight with Tom Waits

This past weekend, several big-name music artists and bands participated in #SOSFest, a virtual fundraising live stream event from the National Independent Venue Association (NIVA) and its continued efforts to...

Rock Cellar Magazine | LIVE This Weekend: Watch #SOSFest to Save Independent Venues: Foo Fighters, Dave Matthews, Leon Bridges, Miley Cyrus, Jason Mraz, Phoebe Bridgers, More
October 16, 2020
LIVE This Weekend: Watch #SOSFest to Save Independent Venues: Foo Fighters, Dave Matthews, Leon Bridges, Miley Cyrus, Jason Mraz, Phoebe Bridgers, More

The uncertain future of independent live music venues caused by the COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent closures of venues across the country sparked the creation of NIVA, the National Independent Venue...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘Serpentine Prison,’ the Debut Solo Album from The National’s Matt Berninger (Listen)
October 16, 2020
Out Now: ‘Serpentine Prison,’ the Debut Solo Album from The National’s Matt Berninger (Listen)

In late May, Matt Berninger — front man for esteemed indie/rock band The National — announced his first solo album, Serpentine Prison. Today, Oct. 16, the album sees the light of day, and it’s sure to appeal...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Live Stream Concerts to Watch This Weekend 10/16-18: #SOSFest to Save Our Stages, Immediate Family, Bob Weir Birthday, Jason Isbell, Third Eye Blind, Beabadoobee, Sammy Hagar, Stone Temple Pilots, More
October 16, 2020
Live Stream Concerts to Watch This Weekend 10/16-18: #SOSFest to Save Our Stages, Immediate Family, Bob Weir Birthday, Jason Isbell, Third Eye Blind, Beabadoobee, Sammy Hagar, Stone Temple Pilots, More

It’s the weekend, again, which means one thing: There’s plenty of streaming events from the music world to keep you entertained at home while staying safe from the threat of COVID-19....

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Beabadoobee Channels the Uncomfortable into a Powerful (and ’90s-Inspired) New Album ‘Fake It Flowers’
October 16, 2020
Out Now: Beabadoobee Channels the Uncomfortable into a Powerful (and ’90s-Inspired) New Album ‘Fake It Flowers’

There’s an undeniable vulnerability and willingness to occupy a space of supreme discomfort that comes through while listening to Fake It Flowers, the debut full-length album from indie/rock singer/songwriter Beabadoobee...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Rock Cellar Independent Artist Spotlight: Faultlines
October 16, 2020
Rock Cellar Independent Artist Spotlight: Faultlines

The Independent Artist Spotlight is a new branch of Rock Cellar aimed at presenting under-the-radar musical acts that deserve your immediate attention. As artists and bands are added to the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | ‘(What’s the Story) Morning Glory?’ at 25: Revisiting Oasis’ 1995 Album with Those Who Should Know
October 14, 2020
‘(What’s the Story) Morning Glory?’ at 25: Revisiting Oasis’ 1995 Album with Those Who Should Know

(What’s The Story) Morning Glory?, the second album from Oasis released to the masses in 1995, celebrated its 25th anniversary in early October. After bursting onto the British music scene...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Beabadoobee Shares ‘Together’ Video; New Album ‘Fake It Flowers’ & YouTube Live Stream Performance Coming 10/16
October 13, 2020
Beabadoobee Shares ‘Together’ Video; New Album ‘Fake It Flowers’ & YouTube Live Stream Performance Coming 10/16

This Friday, Oct. 16, rising indie/rock singer/songwriter Beabadoobee will release her debut full-length album, Fake It Flowers, via Dirty Hit. (Click here to pre-order Fake It Flowers from our Rock Cellar Store)....

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch Portugal. The Man + ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic’s New ‘Who’s Gonna Stop Me’ Video for Indigenous Peoples’ Day
October 12, 2020
Watch Portugal. The Man + ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic’s New ‘Who’s Gonna Stop Me’ Video for Indigenous Peoples’ Day

On Monday, Portugal. the Man shared a new song, “Who’s Gonna Stop Me.” The GRAMMY-winning indie/rock/pop band, which for years maintained a dedicated audience and critical acclaim before scoring a...

Rock Cellar Magazine | New Music Out 10/16: Tom Petty, Eagles, Joey Molland of Badfinger, Def Leppard, Allman Brothers Band, the Struts, Beabadoobee
October 12, 2020
New Music Out 10/16: Tom Petty, Eagles, Joey Molland of Badfinger, Def Leppard, Allman Brothers Band, the Struts, Beabadoobee

This Friday, Oct. 16 will see a series of key new music releases — one an archival trip through the vaults of a recording legend, another a big live release...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Haim Shares New Video for ‘Man from the Magazine,’ Filmed at Canter’s Deli in Los Angeles
October 7, 2020
Haim Shares New Video for ‘Man from the Magazine,’ Filmed at Canter’s Deli in Los Angeles

Back in late June, Los Angeles-based indie/rock trio Haim released Women in Music Pt. III — their latest album, an expertly crafted set of songs finding the three Southern California sisters...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch a Face-Masked Jeff Tweedy Sing with Other Famous People’s Mouths in His New ‘Gwendolyn’ Video
October 6, 2020
Watch a Face-Masked Jeff Tweedy Sing with Other Famous People’s Mouths in His New ‘Gwendolyn’ Video

On Oct. 23, Jeff Tweedy of Wilco will release a new solo album, Love is the King. It’s the culmination of writing the celebrated indie rock singer/songwriter has carried out...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The War on Drugs Announces New Live Album ‘Live Drugs,’ Out 11/20 (Preview/Pre-Order)
October 6, 2020
The War on Drugs Announces New Live Album ‘Live Drugs,’ Out 11/20 (Preview/Pre-Order)

Philadelphia-based indie/rock/psychedelic band The War on Drugs has released four studio albums to date and earned a reputation for an enthralling live show — and on Nov. 20, the band...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The White Stripes Releasing First Greatest Hits Album, 12/4 — Preview with ‘Ball and Biscuit’ from 2003 (Pre-Order)
October 6, 2020
The White Stripes Releasing First Greatest Hits Album, 12/4 — Preview with ‘Ball and Biscuit’ from 2003 (Pre-Order)

Jack White and Meg White caused quite a ruckus as The White Stripes, their two-piece garage/rock stylings leaving a mark on the music scene two decades ago, before Jack forged...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Night
October 1, 2020
The Night

"The Night EP", released in June 2015, is singer/songwriter Lauren Nikohl's debut musical work. This reflective EP is an independently produced and released, Indie-Pop/Soul work of 3 songs plus an EDM remix. 

Rock Cellar Magazine | New Music Out 10/2: Queen + Adam Lambert, Bon Jovi, Roger Waters, Dawes, Rodrigo y Gabriela, William Shatner, Corey Taylor
September 28, 2020
New Music Out 10/2: Queen + Adam Lambert, Bon Jovi, Roger Waters, Dawes, Rodrigo y Gabriela, William Shatner, Corey Taylor

This Friday, Oct. 2 brings another batch of notable new music releases spanning genres and decades. It includes the first-ever live album from Queen + Adam Lambert, a new blues...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Beabadoobee Shares ‘How Was Your Day?’ Video, from Anticipated New Album ‘Fake It Flowers’ Out 10/16
September 28, 2020
Beabadoobee Shares ‘How Was Your Day?’ Video, from Anticipated New Album ‘Fake It Flowers’ Out 10/16

On Oct. 16, acclaimed and buzzworthy 20-year-old indie-rock singer/songwriter Beabadoobee (real name: Bea Kristi) will release her debut full-length album, Fake It Flowers. (Click here to pre-order Fake It Flowers from our...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Sufjan Stevens Adds to His Catalog with Sprawling 15-Song Album ‘The Ascension’ (Listen/Buy)
September 25, 2020
Out Now: Sufjan Stevens Adds to His Catalog with Sprawling 15-Song Album ‘The Ascension’ (Listen/Buy)

Listening to an album from Sufjan Stevens can be an emotional experience. The indie-rock/experimental singer/songwriter/producer has built a legacy on unpredictable irreverence and hauntingly beautiful songwriting, and on Friday he...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Live Stream Concerts to Watch This Weekend 9/24-9/27: Farm Aid, Bonnaroo ‘Virtual ROO-ALITY,’ Ohana Festival 2020, Lisa Loeb, Lamb of God, New Found Glory, Wallows
September 24, 2020
Live Stream Concerts to Watch This Weekend 9/24-9/27: Farm Aid, Bonnaroo ‘Virtual ROO-ALITY,’ Ohana Festival 2020, Lisa Loeb, Lamb of God, New Found Glory, Wallows

It’s the weekend, again, which means one thing: There’s plenty of streaming events from the music world to keep you entertained at home while staying safe from the threat of COVID-19....

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Shins Return with New Song ‘The Great Divide,’ ‘An Epic About Longing and Love in a Broken World’
September 24, 2020
The Shins Return with New Song ‘The Great Divide,’ ‘An Epic About Longing and Love in a Broken World’

James Mercer and The Shins shared a new song on Thursday. That’s a big deal, as the celebrated indie/rock band hasn’t released any new material in two and a half...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Matt Berninger (The National) Shares Music Video for ‘One More Second,’ from His New Album Out 10/2
September 23, 2020
Matt Berninger (The National) Shares Music Video for ‘One More Second,’ from His New Album Out 10/2

In late May, Matt Berninger — front man for esteemed indie/rock band The National — announced his first solo album, Serpentine Prison. The album will be released on Oct. 2 via Book Records, a new imprint of...

Rock Cellar Magazine | ‘Adopt-A-Dot’ on Deftones’ New Album & Help Raise Money for U.C. Davis’ Children’s Hospital & Crew Nation
September 22, 2020
‘Adopt-A-Dot’ on Deftones’ New Album & Help Raise Money for U.C. Davis’ Children’s Hospital & Crew Nation

This Friday, Sept. 25, Deftones will return with their anticipated new studio album, Ohms. The record features attention-grabbing artwork: See all of those little dots that make up the visual?...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Fleet Foxes’ New LP ‘Shore’ Features a Musical Homage to John Prine, Bill Withers, Elliott Smith & More (Listen)
September 22, 2020
Fleet Foxes’ New LP ‘Shore’ Features a Musical Homage to John Prine, Bill Withers, Elliott Smith & More (Listen)

On Tuesday morning, Shore, a new Fleet Foxes album was released — precisely at 9:31 a.m. ET/6:31 a.m. PT, coinciding with the autumnal equinox — and Shore is a powerful...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Fleet Foxes: New Album ‘Shore’ + Film Arriving 9/22 at 9:31 a.m. ET, Coinciding with the Autumnal Equinox
September 21, 2020
Fleet Foxes: New Album ‘Shore’ + Film Arriving 9/22 at 9:31 a.m. ET, Coinciding with the Autumnal Equinox

There will be a new Fleet Foxes album released this week — but not on Friday, mind you. No, the indie/rock band isn’t adhering to the “normal” way of doing...

Rock Cellar Magazine | New Music Out This Week 9/25: Prince ‘Sign O’ the Times’ Reissue, Sufjan Stevens, Deftones, Steve Hackett, Van Morrison, IDLES, Will Butler
September 21, 2020
New Music Out This Week 9/25: Prince ‘Sign O’ the Times’ Reissue, Sufjan Stevens, Deftones, Steve Hackett, Van Morrison, IDLES, Will Butler

This Friday, Sept. 25 will bring with it some big-name new music releases from major artists — a mix of genres and music eras, including both new material and reissues...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Deftones Share the Heavy ‘Genesis’ as a Preview of New LP ‘Ohms’ Out 9/25
September 18, 2020
Deftones Share the Heavy ‘Genesis’ as a Preview of New LP ‘Ohms’ Out 9/25

Next week, Deftones will return with Ohms, the versatile alt/metal pioneers‘ ninth studio album. (Click here to pre-order Ohms from our Rock Cellar Store). _now I watch how wild it...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Live Stream Concerts to Watch This Weekend 9/18-9/20: Sheryl Crow, Joe Bonamassa, Jeff Tweedy, Alicia Keys, Lamb of God, Perfume Genius and More
September 17, 2020
Live Stream Concerts to Watch This Weekend 9/18-9/20: Sheryl Crow, Joe Bonamassa, Jeff Tweedy, Alicia Keys, Lamb of God, Perfume Genius and More

It’s the weekend, again, which means one thing: There’s plenty of streaming events from the music world to keep you entertained at home while staying safe from the threat of...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Beabadoobee’s New Video for ‘Worth It’ Calls to Mind Natalie Imbruglia’s ‘Torn’ — Angsty Grunge Fashion and All
September 15, 2020
Beabadoobee’s New Video for ‘Worth It’ Calls to Mind Natalie Imbruglia’s ‘Torn’ — Angsty Grunge Fashion and All

Rising indie-rock star Beabadoobee is preparing to release her anticipated debut full-length, Fake It Flowers, which is due out Oct. 16 via Dirty Hit. Thus far, the 20-year-old singer/songwriter (real...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Wilco’s Jeff Tweedy Shares ‘Guess Again’ and ‘Love is the King’ from New Solo LP Out 10/23; Live Stream Gig 9/18
September 15, 2020
Wilco’s Jeff Tweedy Shares ‘Guess Again’ and ‘Love is the King’ from New Solo LP Out 10/23; Live Stream Gig 9/18

On Oct, Wilco front man Jeff Tweedy will release a new solo album titled Love is the King. It’s the culmination of writing the celebrated indie rock singer/songwriter has carried...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Sufjan Stevens Shares New Song ‘Sugar,’ and Music Video with Rich Choreography — New LP ‘The Ascension’ Out 9/25
September 15, 2020
Sufjan Stevens Shares New Song ‘Sugar,’ and Music Video with Rich Choreography — New LP ‘The Ascension’ Out 9/25

On Sept. 25, celebrated indie/experimental singer/songwriter Sufjan Stevens will release a new studio album, and he’s been previewing The Ascension in recent weeks with a series of singles. The latest,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Rest in Peace, ‘Toots’ Hibbert of Toots and the Maytals, Reggae Legend: 1942-2020
September 12, 2020
Rest in Peace, ‘Toots’ Hibbert of Toots and the Maytals, Reggae Legend: 1942-2020

Late Friday evening, the family of Frederick ‘Toots’ Hibbert, Jamaican reggae legend and lead vocalist of the long-running reggae/ska group Toots and the Maytals, passed away Friday night at the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Delta Spirit Shakes Off the Rust with Sprawling, Thoughtful New Album ‘What Is There’ (Listen/Buy)
September 11, 2020
Out Now: Delta Spirit Shakes Off the Rust with Sprawling, Thoughtful New Album ‘What Is There’ (Listen/Buy)

Six years is a long time between records, but California indie/rock band Delta Spirit didn’t lose any of its magic between its latest album, What Is There, and its earlier...

Rock Cellar Magazine | What to Stream This Weekend 9/11-9/13: Neil Peart Tribute Event, The Who, Barenaked Ladies, Wallows, Shawn Colvin, Richard Thompson, More
September 11, 2020
What to Stream This Weekend 9/11-9/13: Neil Peart Tribute Event, The Who, Barenaked Ladies, Wallows, Shawn Colvin, Richard Thompson, More

It’s the weekend, again, which means one thing: There’s plenty of streaming events from the music world to keep you entertained at home — which is so important these days,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | About
September 10, 2020
About

Rock Cellar – THE Online Resource and Community for Music Enthusiasts and Musicians Alike Lisa and Michael were born in the 60s and live in Los Angeles. They’ve always loved...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Wallows Shares New ‘Nobody Gets Me (Like You)’ Video, ‘Remote’ EP Recorded in Quarantine Out 10/23
September 9, 2020
Wallows Shares New ‘Nobody Gets Me (Like You)’ Video, ‘Remote’ EP Recorded in Quarantine Out 10/23

Wallows has kept busy during COVID-19 pandemic — and the Los Angeles indie/pop trio featuring actor Dylan Minnette of Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why, Braeden Lemasters, an actor known for roles such...

Rock Cellar Magazine | A Little Bowie, a Little Beatles and a Ton of Ambition: Declan McKenna Shines with New Album ‘Zeros’
September 9, 2020
A Little Bowie, a Little Beatles and a Ton of Ambition: Declan McKenna Shines with New Album ‘Zeros’

Declan McKenna is just 21 years old. It’s important to remember that when listening to his new album, Zeros, which was released on Sept. 8. A sprawling, heavily themed album...

Rock Cellar Magazine | New Music Out This Week 9/11: The Stray Cats, Delta Spirit, Marilyn Manson, Doves (Preview/Pre-Order)
September 8, 2020
New Music Out This Week 9/11: The Stray Cats, Delta Spirit, Marilyn Manson, Doves (Preview/Pre-Order)

This upcoming Friday, Sept. 11 brings with it a handful of new music releases spanning multiple genres. Below is our curated list of Rock Cellar’s new music picks for Sept....

Rock Cellar Magazine | What to Stream Aug. 28-30: Outside Lands ‘Inside Lands’ Virtual Festival, The Who, Seether, The Avett Brothers, Angel Olsen, TEARS (The Event Against Racism and Stereotyping)
August 28, 2020
What to Stream Aug. 28-30: Outside Lands ‘Inside Lands’ Virtual Festival, The Who, Seether, The Avett Brothers, Angel Olsen, TEARS (The Event Against Racism and Stereotyping)

It’s the weekend, again, which means one thing: There’s plenty of streaming events from the music world to keep you entertained at home — which is so important these days,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Angel Olsen Reinvents Her Own Material with Stripped-Down New Album, ‘Whole New Mess’ (Listen)
August 28, 2020
Out Now: Angel Olsen Reinvents Her Own Material with Stripped-Down New Album, ‘Whole New Mess’ (Listen)

Among indie/rock circles, Angel Olsen has established herself as a special, can’t-miss talent in recent years, and today she returns with Whole New Mess. Olsen’s fifth full-length album and the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Elton John Stresses the Need to Save Independent Music Venues like the Troubadour, a Crucial Stop in His Career
August 27, 2020
Elton John Stresses the Need to Save Independent Music Venues like the Troubadour, a Crucial Stop in His Career

Earlier this week saw the 50th anniversary of the day a young, hungry musician named Elton John took the stage at the Troubadour in West Hollywood, Calif. for what would...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Rock Cellar Video Vault
August 27, 2020
Rock Cellar Video Vault

Rock Cellar Video Vault Home Performances Daryl’s House Mike’s Picks Latest Music Videos Indie Artist Spotlight All Together Now LA – Telethon Performance Highlights Jeff Bridges – What A Little...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Empty Hearts Conjure Fab Visions on ‘Second Album’ — Q&A with Clem Burke and Andy Babiuk (LP Out Now)
August 26, 2020
The Empty Hearts Conjure Fab Visions on ‘Second Album’ — Q&A with Clem Burke and Andy Babiuk (LP Out Now)

Whatever your preferences in 60’s and 70’s classic and garage rock, you’ll find much to cheer on The Empty Hearts and their aptly titled Second Album, which will be released...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Record Store Day, the Resurgence of Vinyl, and How a Small, Independent Record Store is Surviving a Pandemic 
August 25, 2020
Record Store Day, the Resurgence of Vinyl, and How a Small, Independent Record Store is Surviving a Pandemic 

Record Store Day is, like many beloved pastimes of music lovers, experiencing a weird year. Usually, the country-spanning celebration of independent music shops is held on a given day each...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Independent Artist Application
August 24, 2020
Independent Artist Application

Is your music getting enough exposure? Rock Cellar Magazine is excited to support independent artists and has created a FREE program within its website to include Digital Albums, CD sales,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Take a Break for a Few Minutes to Enjoy Tame Impala’s New Three-Song NPR Tiny Desk (Home) Concert
August 24, 2020
Take a Break for a Few Minutes to Enjoy Tame Impala’s New Three-Song NPR Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

The Slow Rush was released by Kevin Parker, kingpin/band leader of Tame Impala, back in February and still holds up as one of the strongest releases of this strange year....

Rock Cellar Magazine | New Music Out This Week 8/28: Metallica, Rick Wakeman, America, Katy Perry, Seether, The Avett Brothers, My Morning Jacket, Angel Olsen and The Empty Hearts (Preview/Pre-Order)
August 24, 2020
New Music Out This Week 8/28: Metallica, Rick Wakeman, America, Katy Perry, Seether, The Avett Brothers, My Morning Jacket, Angel Olsen and The Empty Hearts (Preview/Pre-Order)

This upcoming Friday, Aug. 28 brings with it a number of notable new music releases from acts all across the wide spectrum of music. Below is our curated list of...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Cold War Kids Continue Three-Album Arc with the Funky, Soulful ‘New Age Norms 2’ (Listen)
August 21, 2020
Out Now: Cold War Kids Continue Three-Album Arc with the Funky, Soulful ‘New Age Norms 2’ (Listen)

In late 2019, Cold War Kids began a three-album trilogy with New Age Norms 1 — and now, months later (and in a seemingly different human existence altogether, really), the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Conor Oberst + Bright Eyes Release First New Album Since 2011 — Stream the Anxious, Apocalyptic ‘Down in the Weeds, Where the World Once Was’
August 21, 2020
Out Now: Conor Oberst + Bright Eyes Release First New Album Since 2011 — Stream the Anxious, Apocalyptic ‘Down in the Weeds, Where the World Once Was’

Among indie/rock circles, few acts ever attracted as much esteem and respect as Bright Eyes — and today, Aug. 21, the band returned with Down in the Weeds, Where the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | What to Stream This Weekend 8/21-8/23: Joe Strummer Birthday Tribute Live Stream, The Who ‘Isle of Wight 1970,’ Wallows at the Roxy, More
August 21, 2020
What to Stream This Weekend 8/21-8/23: Joe Strummer Birthday Tribute Live Stream, The Who ‘Isle of Wight 1970,’ Wallows at the Roxy, More

It’s the weekend, again, which means one thing: There’s plenty of streaming events from the music world to keep you entertained at home — which is so important these days,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: The Killers Return Refreshed and Synth-Happy as Ever with New Album ‘Imploding the Mirage’ (Listen)
August 21, 2020
Out Now: The Killers Return Refreshed and Synth-Happy as Ever with New Album ‘Imploding the Mirage’ (Listen)

The allure of the Killers has always lied in the passionate vocals of Brandon Flowers and the rock/pop band‘s knack for a hook — especially hooks bathed in synth and...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Phoenix Returns with ‘Identical,’ Band’s First Song in Three Years — from the New Sofia Coppola Film ‘On the Rocks’ Starring Bill Murray + Rashida Jones
August 19, 2020
Phoenix Returns with ‘Identical,’ Band’s First Song in Three Years — from the New Sofia Coppola Film ‘On the Rocks’ Starring Bill Murray + Rashida Jones

On Wednesday, an official trailer was premiered for On the Rocks, Sofia Coppola’s new movie starring Bill Murray, Rashida Jones and Marlon Wayans, which will be released in October. Accompanying...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Angel Olsen Shares Resonant Live Performance of ‘Waving, Smiling’ — ‘Whole New Mess’ Album Out 8/28
August 18, 2020
Angel Olsen Shares Resonant Live Performance of ‘Waving, Smiling’ — ‘Whole New Mess’ Album Out 8/28

Angel Olsen has established herself in the indie/rock realm as a special, can’t-miss talent, and on Aug. 28 she will release Whole New Mess, her fifth full-length album and the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Fugazi Trended on Twitter Due to a 2018 Video of Teenagers from Cleveland’s School of Rock Covering ‘Waiting Room’
August 17, 2020
Fugazi Trended on Twitter Due to a 2018 Video of Teenagers from Cleveland’s School of Rock Covering ‘Waiting Room’

Twitter users would be excused if they scanned the trending topics on Monday, noticing Fugazi trending alongside memes, political commentary and the other topic-of-the-day on the social media platform. No,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | New Music Out This Week 8/21: The Killers, Bully, Bright Eyes, Guided By Voices, Old 97’s, Lemon Twigs, More
August 17, 2020
New Music Out This Week 8/21: The Killers, Bully, Bright Eyes, Guided By Voices, Old 97’s, Lemon Twigs, More

This upcoming Friday, Aug. 21 brings with it a number of notable new music releases from acts all across the wide spectrum of music. Below is our curated list of...

Rock Cellar Magazine | What to Stream This Weekend 8/14-8/16: Morrison Hotel Gallery’s (De)Tour, The Who Hyde Park 2015, Wallows at the Roxy, Best Coast and More
August 14, 2020
What to Stream This Weekend 8/14-8/16: Morrison Hotel Gallery’s (De)Tour, The Who Hyde Park 2015, Wallows at the Roxy, Best Coast and More

It’s the weekend, again, which means one thing: There’s plenty of streaming events from the music world to keep you entertained at home — which is so important these days,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Rolling Stones’ Unreleased Track ‘Scarlet’ Has a New Remix ft. The War on Drugs (and Jimmy Page) — Listen
August 14, 2020
The Rolling Stones’ Unreleased Track ‘Scarlet’ Has a New Remix ft. The War on Drugs (and Jimmy Page) — Listen

Last week, The Rolling Stones premiered “Scarlet,” one of the previously unheard recordings that will be included in the Stones‘ upcoming 50th anniversary reissue of 1973’s Goats Head Soup. (Click...

Rock Cellar Magazine | New Music Out This Week 8/14: The Doors’ Robby Krieger, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Whitney, Fantastic Negrito, Bruce Hornsby and Biffy Clyro (Listen)
August 14, 2020
New Music Out This Week 8/14: The Doors’ Robby Krieger, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Whitney, Fantastic Negrito, Bruce Hornsby and Biffy Clyro (Listen)

Today, Friday, Aug. 14 brought with it a number of notable new music releases from acts all across the wide spectrum of music. Below is our curated list of Rock...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Sufjan Stevens Premieres ‘Video Game,’ Choreographed By and Starring TikTok Star Jalaiah Harmon (Creator of the ‘Renegade’ Dance)
August 13, 2020
Sufjan Stevens Premieres ‘Video Game,’ Choreographed By and Starring TikTok Star Jalaiah Harmon (Creator of the ‘Renegade’ Dance)

Sufjan Stevens is back with another new song, and “Video Game” has a heavily stylized new music video to boot — one featuring Jalaiah Harmon, the viral TikTok star responsible...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Psychedelic Furs Enjoy a Return to the Music Charts with ‘Made of Rain,’ Band’s First New Album in 29 Years
August 11, 2020
Psychedelic Furs Enjoy a Return to the Music Charts with ‘Made of Rain,’ Band’s First New Album in 29 Years

On July 30, The Psychedelic Furs returned with Made of Rain — the band’s first new album since 1991. (Click here to pick up Made of Rain from our Rock Cellar Store)....

Rock Cellar Magazine | New from Dawes: Stream the Melancholy ‘St. Augustine at Night,’ New Album ‘Good Luck With Whatever’ Coming 10/2
August 11, 2020
New from Dawes: Stream the Melancholy ‘St. Augustine at Night,’ New Album ‘Good Luck With Whatever’ Coming 10/2

On Oct. 2, Los Angeles-based indie/rock band Dawes will release a new record titled Good Luck With Whatever, via Rounder Records. The album was announced in July and will be...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Michael Imperioli (Christopher Moltisanti from ‘The Sopranos’) Released an Interesting, Genre-Defying New Album with His Band, Zopa (Listen)
August 11, 2020
Michael Imperioli (Christopher Moltisanti from ‘The Sopranos’) Released an Interesting, Genre-Defying New Album with His Band, Zopa (Listen)

The legacy of The Sopranos lies in the powerhouse acting performances delivered by the HBO series’ principal cast members. The series, an engaging and thoughtful mafia story that unfolds in...

Rock Cellar Magazine | New from Bon Iver: Listen to ‘AUATC,’ ft. Bruce Springsteen, Jenny Lewis and More
August 5, 2020
New from Bon Iver: Listen to ‘AUATC,’ ft. Bruce Springsteen, Jenny Lewis and More

“AUATC” is short for “Ate Up All Their Cake,” and it’s the title of a new song from Justin Vernon and indie/rock veterans Bon Iver. Premiered on Wednesday, the song...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Go-Go’s: L.A. Punk-Rockers Turned ‘America’s Sweethearts’ Dish On Their New Documentary and Transcendent History
August 5, 2020
The Go-Go’s: L.A. Punk-Rockers Turned ‘America’s Sweethearts’ Dish On Their New Documentary and Transcendent History

In so many ways, The Go-Go’s owned the 1980s. Born out of the Los Angeles punk scene, the band quickly became “America’s Sweethearts,” as guitarist Charlotte Caffey recalls to Rock...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Taylor Swift Accomplished Something No Artist Has Before with Her New Album ‘Folklore’
August 4, 2020
Taylor Swift Accomplished Something No Artist Has Before with Her New Album ‘Folklore’

On July 24, Taylor Swift returned with a new album, Folklore. A surprise-released unveiled by the pop superstar on Thursday of that week, the album showed up online at midnight...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Billie Eilish Premieres New Single ‘My Future’ — Listen/Stream
July 30, 2020
Billie Eilish Premieres New Single ‘My Future’ — Listen/Stream

It’s here. Below, listen to “My Future,” a brand new single from Billie Eilish, as premiered on Thursday afternoon with an animated music video: Said Eilish about the track in...

Rock Cellar Magazine | A Bit of Creative Spontaneity Led Bastille to ‘WHAT YOU GONNA DO?,’ an Urgent New Collaboration with Blur’s Graham Coxon (Listen)
July 30, 2020
A Bit of Creative Spontaneity Led Bastille to ‘WHAT YOU GONNA DO?,’ an Urgent New Collaboration with Blur’s Graham Coxon (Listen)

Bastille (or BΔSTILLE, as commonly referred to by name) has become a global phenomenon over the course of its decade-long career, and the English indie/pop band was supposed to be laying...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Angel Olsen Premieres ‘Whole New Mess’ Song/Video, New Album Out 8/28
July 28, 2020
Angel Olsen Premieres ‘Whole New Mess’ Song/Video, New Album Out 8/28

On Tuesday, acclaimed indie/folk singer/songwriter Angel Olsen returned with a new music video for “Whole New Mess,” the title track off her upcoming album due out Aug. 28 via Jagjaguwar....

Rock Cellar Magazine | Talkin’ ‘Bout This Generation: Filmmaker Bob Rose Explores How Today’s Musicians Find Success in ‘InstaBAND’
July 27, 2020
Talkin’ ‘Bout This Generation: Filmmaker Bob Rose Explores How Today’s Musicians Find Success in ‘InstaBAND’

Since The Who burst upon the global stage more than half a century ago singing “My Generation,” the music scene — and how to succeed in it — has undergone...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Travel Through Time with the Strokes in the NYC Band’s New Animated Video for ‘Ode to the Mets’
July 24, 2020
Travel Through Time with the Strokes in the NYC Band’s New Animated Video for ‘Ode to the Mets’

The Strokes couldn’t have picked a better time to premiere a trippy music video for “Ode to the Mets,” one of the songs from the NYC indie/rock band‘s new album,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Taylor Swift Releases an Unexpected Curveball of a New Album, ‘Folklore,’ Featuring Aaron Dessner of The National and Bon Iver (Listen)
July 23, 2020
Out Now: Taylor Swift Releases an Unexpected Curveball of a New Album, ‘Folklore,’ Featuring Aaron Dessner of The National and Bon Iver (Listen)

Taylor Swift dropped some surprise news early Thursday: The pop superstar had a new album ready to go — and, now, Folklore is here. (Shop Taylor Swift music in our...

Rock Cellar Magazine | If You Dig Green Screen, You’ll Love Dawes’ New ‘Who Do You Think You’re Talking To?’ Video
July 23, 2020
If You Dig Green Screen, You’ll Love Dawes’ New ‘Who Do You Think You’re Talking To?’ Video

On Oct. 2, Los Angeles-based indie/rock band Dawes will release a new album, Good Luck With Whatever, on Rounder Records. The acclaimed band is now six albums deep in its...

Rock Cellar Magazine | New from Delta Spirit: Watch a Music Video for ‘It Ain’t Easy’, from New Album ‘What Is There’ Out in the Fall
July 23, 2020
New from Delta Spirit: Watch a Music Video for ‘It Ain’t Easy’, from New Album ‘What Is There’ Out in the Fall

California indie/rock band Delta Spirit recently announced its return after six years away, and will release a new album titled What Is There on Sept. 11. (Click here to pre-order...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch Phoebe Bridgers Sing ‘Kyoto’ on ‘Colbert’ Karaoke-Style, Complete with a Disco Ball, Bubbles, Flashy Lights and a Skeleton Costume
July 21, 2020
Watch Phoebe Bridgers Sing ‘Kyoto’ on ‘Colbert’ Karaoke-Style, Complete with a Disco Ball, Bubbles, Flashy Lights and a Skeleton Costume

On Monday evening, Phoebe Bridgers performed an #AtHome rendition of “Kyoto,” one of the lead singles from the singer/songwriter‘s new album, Punisher, for The Late Show with Stephen Colbert. (Click...

Rock Cellar Magazine | New from Matt Berninger of The National: Watch a Video for ‘Distant Axis,’ from Berninger’s New Solo LP ‘Serpentine Prison’ Out 10/2
July 17, 2020
New from Matt Berninger of The National: Watch a Video for ‘Distant Axis,’ from Berninger’s New Solo LP ‘Serpentine Prison’ Out 10/2

In late May, Matt Berninger — front man for esteemed indie/rock band The National — announced his first solo album, Serpentine Prison. Due out Oct. 2 via Book Records, a...

Rock Cellar Magazine | ‘Metallica and San Francisco Symphony: S&M2’ Officially Announced, Out 8/28 – Preview with ‘All Within My Hands’ and ‘Nothing Else Matters’
July 15, 2020
‘Metallica and San Francisco Symphony: S&M2’ Officially Announced, Out 8/28 – Preview with ‘All Within My Hands’ and ‘Nothing Else Matters’

Sept. 2019 feels like years ago, given what’s transpired thus far in 2019, but back then live concerts were very much still a thing — and for two nights at...

Rock Cellar Magazine | New from Alicia Bognanno and Bully: Watch a Colorful At-Home Music Video for ‘Every Tradition,’ from New Album ‘Sugaregg’
July 8, 2020
New from Alicia Bognanno and Bully: Watch a Colorful At-Home Music Video for ‘Every Tradition,’ from New Album ‘Sugaregg’

Bully, the rock/indie band fronted by vocalist/guitarist Alicia Bognanno, will release a new record called Sugaregg on Aug. 21 via Sub Pop. On Wednesday, Bognanno premiered a new music video...

Rock Cellar Magazine | My Morning Jacket: ‘The Waterfall II,’ First New Album Since 2015, Out This Friday 7/10
July 7, 2020
My Morning Jacket: ‘The Waterfall II,’ First New Album Since 2015, Out This Friday 7/10

Jim James and My Morning Jacket have been busy finishing up a new record, the follow-up to 2015’s The Waterfall — and this Friday, July 10, the long-running indie/experimental band...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Sufjan Stevens Returns: Stream ‘America,’ His New 12-and-a-Half-Minute Single
July 3, 2020
Sufjan Stevens Returns: Stream ‘America,’ His New 12-and-a-Half-Minute Single

Just in time for the 4th of July holiday weekend, acclaimed indie/experimental singer/songwriter Sufjan Stevens has premiered a new song titled “America.” It’s the first song released from Stevens’ upcoming...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Delta Spirit Returns with ‘How Bout It,’ a Snapshot of America in Isolation During the COVID-19 Pandemic; New Album ‘What Is There’ Out 9/11
June 25, 2020
Delta Spirit Returns with ‘How Bout It,’ a Snapshot of America in Isolation During the COVID-19 Pandemic; New Album ‘What Is There’ Out 9/11

It’s been six years since Delta Spirit released a new record, but the California-based rock/indie band will do so on Sept. 11 with What Is There, the group’s fifth full-length...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Tigers Jaw Returns with New Song ‘Warn Me,’ Promises ‘A LOT More New Music to Share With You Later This Year’
June 25, 2020
Tigers Jaw Returns with New Song ‘Warn Me,’ Promises ‘A LOT More New Music to Share With You Later This Year’

Scranton-based band Tigers Jaw premiered a new song on Thursday — and “Warn Me” is a lively bit of guitar-driven indie/rock that serves as the group’s first song with new...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch Phoebe Bridgers Sing ‘I See You’ for ‘The Late Late Show’ From Her Car While Circling Around a Parking Lot
June 24, 2020
Watch Phoebe Bridgers Sing ‘I See You’ for ‘The Late Late Show’ From Her Car While Circling Around a Parking Lot

Singer/songwriter Phoebe Bridgers has earned rave reviews for her emotionally tinged indie/rock music over the past few years, but her appearance on The Late Late Show with James Corden on...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Bright Eyes Premieres ‘Mariana Trench,’ Details New Album, Performs on ‘Colbert’
June 23, 2020
Bright Eyes Premieres ‘Mariana Trench,’ Details New Album, Performs on ‘Colbert’

Conor Oberst and Bright Eyes will release a new album, Down in the Weeds Where the World Once Was, on August 21 via Dead Oceans. The esteemed indie/rock band announced...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Hot Chip Gave ‘Dead Horse’ by Hayley Williams a Frantic Dance Remix — and it Works (Listen)
June 19, 2020
Hot Chip Gave ‘Dead Horse’ by Hayley Williams a Frantic Dance Remix — and it Works (Listen)

In early May, Hayley Williams of Paramore stepped out on her own with her first official solo album, Petals for Armor — a deep collection of songs showcasing her versatility...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Phoebe Bridgers Releases Anticipated New Album ‘Punisher,’ a Stunning Sophomore Record (Listen)
June 18, 2020
Phoebe Bridgers Releases Anticipated New Album ‘Punisher,’ a Stunning Sophomore Record (Listen)

Singer/songwriter Phoebe Bridgers has earned a strong following since releasing her debut solo album, Stranger in the Alps, in 2017. Today, June 18, Bridgers released its follow-up, Punisher, and her...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Songs for the Chaos of Life: Phoebe Bridgers Seeks Calm in Uncertainty on New Album ‘Punisher’ (Listen/Review)
June 18, 2020
Songs for the Chaos of Life: Phoebe Bridgers Seeks Calm in Uncertainty on New Album ‘Punisher’ (Listen/Review)

On “Chinese Satellite,” a song on her second full-length album, Punisher, Phoebe Bridgers asks a question that doubles as self-critique: I’ve been running around in circles Pretending to be myself...

Rock Cellar Magazine | New from The Killers: Stream ‘My Own Soul’s Warning,’ a Powerful New Anthem from the Upcoming ‘Imploding the Mirage’
June 17, 2020
New from The Killers: Stream ‘My Own Soul’s Warning,’ a Powerful New Anthem from the Upcoming ‘Imploding the Mirage’

When you think of The Killers, you expect bombast, grandiose compositions with earnest lyrics and fist-pumping theatrics — and that’s very much what the group delivered with its new single,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Dramarama Turns its Creative Switch Back on to Make Long-Awaited New Album ‘Color TV’
June 10, 2020
Dramarama Turns its Creative Switch Back on to Make Long-Awaited New Album ‘Color TV’

Television has been a common reference point in the career of Dramarama.  During some mid-Eighties tours, the Wayne, New Jersey-bred band would adorn its stage with multiple TV sets. Johnny...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Phoebe Bridgers Covers Bright Eyes’ ‘First Day Of My Life’; Live-Streaming a Performance on 6/4 Benefiting The Bail Project
June 3, 2020
Phoebe Bridgers Covers Bright Eyes’ ‘First Day Of My Life’; Live-Streaming a Performance on 6/4 Benefiting The Bail Project

Phoebe Bridgers and Bright Eyes are about as intertwined as two different indie/rock acts could be right now. In addition to being an avowed fan of the band fronted by...

Rock Cellar Magazine | New from Conor Oberst and Bright Eyes: Stream ‘One and Done,’ Featuring Flea from the Red Hot Chili Peppers on Bass
May 27, 2020
New from Conor Oberst and Bright Eyes: Stream ‘One and Done,’ Featuring Flea from the Red Hot Chili Peppers on Bass

Over the past few weeks, celebrated indie/rock band Bright Eyes has been previewing an as-yet-untitled new album, the tenth from the Conor Oberst-fronted group and first since 2011’s The People’s...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Wallows Covers the Beatles’ ‘With a Little Help from My Friends,’ Drummer Cole Preston Singing a la Ringo Starr (for Feeding America)
May 22, 2020
Wallows Covers the Beatles’ ‘With a Little Help from My Friends,’ Drummer Cole Preston Singing a la Ringo Starr (for Feeding America)

The last time we heard from Wallows, the three-piece indie/pop band featuring actor Dylan Minnette (Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why), Braeden Lemasters (actor known for roles such as Men of a...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘Notes on a Conditional Form’ by The 1975 is an Ambitious, Exhausting and Rewarding Adventure (Album Review)
May 21, 2020
Out Now: ‘Notes on a Conditional Form’ by The 1975 is an Ambitious, Exhausting and Rewarding Adventure (Album Review)

The 1975 doesn’t make albums of easy-digestible indie pop/rock, opting instead for sprawling, genre-hopping explorations in grandiosity and excess rooted in the most shimmery of ’80s pop — and the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The National’s Matt Berninger Announces First Solo LP, ‘Serpentine Prison,’ Produced by Booker T. Jones — Stream the Title Track
May 20, 2020
The National’s Matt Berninger Announces First Solo LP, ‘Serpentine Prison,’ Produced by Booker T. Jones — Stream the Title Track

Among the indie/rock realm, few bands are as highly regarded as The National — and on October 2, the band’s front man baritone-voiced lead singer, Matt Berninger, will release his...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Phoebe Bridgers Premieres New Song ‘I See You,’ Announces ‘Phoebe Bridgers’ World, Tour’ of Livestream Performances
May 19, 2020
Phoebe Bridgers Premieres New Song ‘I See You,’ Announces ‘Phoebe Bridgers’ World, Tour’ of Livestream Performances

On June 19, Phoebe Bridgers will release her awaited second full-length album, Punisher. It was previewed in recent weeks with the track “Kyoto,” and on Tuesday “I See You” became...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch Foo Fighters Play Wembley Stadium in 2008 (ft. Jimmy Page and John Paul Jones) on YouTube
May 15, 2020
Watch Foo Fighters Play Wembley Stadium in 2008 (ft. Jimmy Page and John Paul Jones) on YouTube

The Foo Fighters are opening the vault once again for a special livestream concert event today, May 15, at 1 p.m. ET/10 a.m. ET when the band re-airs its 2008...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Singer/Songwriter Ashe (‘Moral of the Story’) Curating a Special Tribute to the Beach Boys’ ‘Pet Sounds’ Saturday 5/16 on YouTube
May 13, 2020
Singer/Songwriter Ashe (‘Moral of the Story’) Curating a Special Tribute to the Beach Boys’ ‘Pet Sounds’ Saturday 5/16 on YouTube

Ashe is a rising star in the indie/pop scene, and if there’s one thing to know about her (born Ashlynn Wilson, she takes the ‘e’ in ‘Ashe’ as an homage...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Turn Me On: Della Mae
May 11, 2020
Turn Me On: Della Mae

The Grammy-nominated Americana powerhouse Della Mae have found themselves releasing their fourth album, the staggeringly satisfying Headlight, amidst a global pandemic and the effective caesura of live music. In a...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Arresting and Deeply Vulnerable, ‘Petals for Armor’ is a Resilient Exploration of Self-Care for Hayley Williams of Paramore (Listen/Review)
May 8, 2020
Arresting and Deeply Vulnerable, ‘Petals for Armor’ is a Resilient Exploration of Self-Care for Hayley Williams of Paramore (Listen/Review)

Listening to Petals for Armor, the new solo album from Hayley Williams, you might forget this is the artist who rose to fame as the lead singer for pop/punk/alt-rock band...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Foo Fighters and Radiohead Replaying Lollapalooza 2011 and Bonnaroo 2006 Performances on YouTube Today 5/7
May 7, 2020
Foo Fighters and Radiohead Replaying Lollapalooza 2011 and Bonnaroo 2006 Performances on YouTube Today 5/7

As raucous and crowd-pleasing as any Foo Fighters concert has always been, the band’s mega-festival headline slots are the stuff of legend — and tonight, you can experience the madness...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Explorers Club’s ‘Look to the Horizon’ is a Shimmery Slice of Vintage California Pop — from Nashville! (Two LPs Coming 6/12)
May 1, 2020
The Explorers Club’s ‘Look to the Horizon’ is a Shimmery Slice of Vintage California Pop — from Nashville! (Two LPs Coming 6/12)

On June 12, two albums will be released by The Explorers Club — an indie/beach pop outfit fronted by Jason Brewer. The project is based out of Nashville via South...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Stream ‘Forced Convalescence,’ Another New Song from Conor Oberst and Bright Eyes (ft. Flea on Bass)
April 21, 2020
Stream ‘Forced Convalescence,’ Another New Song from Conor Oberst and Bright Eyes (ft. Flea on Bass)

2020 looks to be a busy year for Conor Oberst — as he reconvened with his band Bright Eyes for a new song, “Persona Non Grata,” which was premiered in...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Strokes Return with a Bang in First New Album in Seven Years — Stream ‘The New Abnormal’
April 10, 2020
The Strokes Return with a Bang in First New Album in Seven Years — Stream ‘The New Abnormal’

The Strokes could have postponed the release of their new album, The New Abnormal, due to the coronavirus pandemic — but the NYC indie/rock icons didn’t. Instead, they forged ahead,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Wallows’ New Video for ‘OK’ Has So Many 1990s-Inspired Vibes It’s Tough to Describe in A Headline (Watch)
April 9, 2020
Wallows’ New Video for ‘OK’ Has So Many 1990s-Inspired Vibes It’s Tough to Describe in A Headline (Watch)

Three-piece Los Angeles-based indie/pop band Wallows is comprised of guys in their early to mid-20s. There’s a very good chance none of them remember the 1990s from personal experience due...

Rock Cellar Magazine | New from Phoebe Bridgers: Watch Her Green-Screen Video for ‘Kyoto’; New Album ‘Punisher’ Out 6/19
April 9, 2020
New from Phoebe Bridgers: Watch Her Green-Screen Video for ‘Kyoto’; New Album ‘Punisher’ Out 6/19

On June 19, Phoebe Bridgers will release her second full-length album, Punisher, via Dead Oceans. To say this album comes with much anticipation doesn’t do it justice; Bridgers’ 2017 full-length...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Don’t Miss Phoebe Bridgers Playing a Set from Her Apartment on Friday 4/10
April 8, 2020
Don’t Miss Phoebe Bridgers Playing a Set from Her Apartment on Friday 4/10

Phoebe Bridgers, one of the most celebrated indie/rock singer/songwriters of the past few years, will play a set from her apartment on Friday, April 10 at 4 p.m. EDT via...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Strokes Premiere New Track ‘Brooklyn Bridge to Chorus’; New LP ‘The New Abnormal’ Out This Friday 4/10
April 6, 2020
The Strokes Premiere New Track ‘Brooklyn Bridge to Chorus’; New LP ‘The New Abnormal’ Out This Friday 4/10

On Friday, the Strokes will release a new studio album titled The New Abnormal — and the revered NYC indie/rock band kicked off release week with a new track premiered...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Stream the Unpredictable & Provocative Debut EP from Princess Goes To the Butterfly Museum, ft. Actor Michael C. Hall
April 2, 2020
Out Now: Stream the Unpredictable & Provocative Debut EP from Princess Goes To the Butterfly Museum, ft. Actor Michael C. Hall

When we first heard from Princess Goes to the Butterfly Museum, the experimental/indie project featuring actor Michael C. Hall (Dexter, Six Feet Under), Peter Yanowitz (The Wallflowers) and Matt Katz-Bohen...

Rock Cellar Magazine | As Promised, Conor Oberst + Bright Eyes Premiere New Song, ‘Persona Non Grata’ (First Since 2011)
March 24, 2020
As Promised, Conor Oberst + Bright Eyes Premiere New Song, ‘Persona Non Grata’ (First Since 2011)

On Monday, the social media pages for Bright Eyes, the revered indie/rock band helmed by Conor Oberst, teased a new song … and on Tuesday morning, “Persona Non Grata” was...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Reunited Bright Eyes Tease an Announcement (New Song ‘Persona Non Grata’) for Tuesday 3/24
March 23, 2020
Reunited Bright Eyes Tease an Announcement (New Song ‘Persona Non Grata’) for Tuesday 3/24

Update: Bright Eyes premiered “Persona Non Grata” on Tuesday — click here for more details. Might this week bring big news from Conor Oberst and Bright Eyes? That’s very much...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Father John Misty Releases ‘Off-Key in Hamburg’ Live Album, All Proceeds to Benefit MusiCares COVID-19 Fund
March 23, 2020
Father John Misty Releases ‘Off-Key in Hamburg’ Live Album, All Proceeds to Benefit MusiCares COVID-19 Fund

Indie/rock singer/songwriter Father John Misty (real name J. Tillman) released a new live album on Monday, but he’s doing something special with Off-Key in Hamburg: Released via Bandcamp, all proceeds...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Luck Reunion ‘‘Til Further Notice’ Livestream Concert Event Tonight 3/19, ft. Willie Nelson, Jewel, Nathaniel Rateliff, Kurt Vile, Lucinda Williams and More
March 19, 2020
Luck Reunion ‘‘Til Further Notice’ Livestream Concert Event Tonight 3/19, ft. Willie Nelson, Jewel, Nathaniel Rateliff, Kurt Vile, Lucinda Williams and More

As the coronavirus pandemic inspires more and more innovation and creativity, musicians and artists have been putting together some methods of keeping music alive — and tonight, March 19, Willie...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Tame Impala Brings ‘Lost in Yesterday’ and ‘Breathe Deeper’ to ‘Kimmel,’ Launches Tour Next Week
March 3, 2020
Tame Impala Brings ‘Lost in Yesterday’ and ‘Breathe Deeper’ to ‘Kimmel,’ Launches Tour Next Week

Tame Impala is everywhere right now. The indie/psychedelia project helmed by Australian songwriter/singer Kevin Parker scored big with last month’s The Slow Rush, a mind-trip of a record that landed...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Groove with Chicano Batman’s Laid-Back New Video for ‘Color My Life,’ — New LP Out 5/1
February 26, 2020
Groove with Chicano Batman’s Laid-Back New Video for ‘Color My Life,’ — New LP Out 5/1

Los Angeles-based band Chicano Batman will release a new album, Invisible People, the follow-up to 2017’s Freedom is Free and the group’s fourth full-length to date, on May 1 —...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Go Back to School with Chris Martin in Coldplay’s Dreamy New Video for ‘Champion of the World’
February 26, 2020
Go Back to School with Chris Martin in Coldplay’s Dreamy New Video for ‘Champion of the World’

There’s always a dreamlike quality to the best music from Coldplay — the English pop/rock band has frequently found a way to elevate its music to the realm of the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Car Seat Headrest: Hear ‘Can’t Cool Me Down,’ from New Album ‘Making A Door Less Open’
February 26, 2020
Car Seat Headrest: Hear ‘Can’t Cool Me Down,’ from New Album ‘Making A Door Less Open’

Celebrated indie/rock band Car Seat Headrest announced a new studio album, Making A Door Less Open, which will be released via Matador Records on May 1 — but this one’s...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Best Coast Tries to Make Sense of Life’s Ups and Downs with New LP ‘Always Tomorrow’ (Listen)
February 21, 2020
Out Now: Best Coast Tries to Make Sense of Life’s Ups and Downs with New LP ‘Always Tomorrow’ (Listen)

It’s been a rough couple of years for Bethany Cosentino, guitarist/vocalist of Los Angeles indie/rock band Best Coast. When the band’s new album, Always Tomorrow, was initially announced, it came...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Breathtaking Motorcycle Stunts in NYC/Atlanta/Miami Highlight Sufjan Stevens’ New Video for ‘The Runaround’ — Watch
February 19, 2020
Breathtaking Motorcycle Stunts in NYC/Atlanta/Miami Highlight Sufjan Stevens’ New Video for ‘The Runaround’ — Watch

When you think of Sufjan Stevens, you most likely do NOT think of music suited for videos depicting intense motorcycle stunts on the highways and streets of the U.S.A. But...

Rock Cellar Magazine | New from the Strokes: Hear the Retro ‘Bad Decisions,’ from New Album ‘The New Abnormal’ Out 4/10
February 18, 2020
New from the Strokes: Hear the Retro ‘Bad Decisions,’ from New Album ‘The New Abnormal’ Out 4/10

The Strokes are going retro. OK, the NYC-based indie/rock band has always shown an appreciation for the past with its music, a low-fi pastiche of gritty, glammy garage-rock. But the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Take a Trip Through Your Own Mind with Tame Impala’s Psychedelic New Album ‘The Slow Rush’ (Listen)
February 13, 2020
Take a Trip Through Your Own Mind with Tame Impala’s Psychedelic New Album ‘The Slow Rush’ (Listen)

For Kevin Parker, the central creative force behind Tame Impala, his fourth studio album is all about time — memories, nostalgia, all of it — as expressed through some intensely...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Strokes Announce ‘The New Abnormal’ Album (Band’s First LP Since 2013), Premiere Video for ‘At the Door’
February 11, 2020
The Strokes Announce ‘The New Abnormal’ Album (Band’s First LP Since 2013), Premiere Video for ‘At the Door’

Beloved NYC indie rockers The Strokes dropped some big album news on Tuesday: The New Abnormal, the band’s first full-length album since 2013’s Comedown Machine, will be released on April...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Best Coast Readying New Album ‘Always Tomorrow,’ for 2/21 Release — Preview the LP with Three Songs
February 5, 2020
Best Coast Readying New Album ‘Always Tomorrow,’ for 2/21 Release — Preview the LP with Three Songs

On Feb. 21, Los Angeles-based indie/rock band Best Coast will release a new album titled Always Tomorrow. The two-piece, made up of guitarist/vocalist Bethany Cosentino and guitarist Bobb Bruno, have...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Preview ‘Aporia,’ the New Experimental Album from Sufjan Stevens and His Stepfather, Lowell Brams (Out 3/27)
February 5, 2020
Preview ‘Aporia,’ the New Experimental Album from Sufjan Stevens and His Stepfather, Lowell Brams (Out 3/27)

On March 27, eclectic and relentlessly envelope-pushing songwriter/multi-instrumentalist Sufjan Stevens will release a new record — but Aporia won’t be in the vein of Stevens’ vast catalog of indie/pop soundscapes....

Rock Cellar Magazine | ‘Rock the Valley’ Battle of the Bands Competition Set for Canoga Park, CA. on 2/10
January 31, 2020
‘Rock the Valley’ Battle of the Bands Competition Set for Canoga Park, CA. on 2/10

There’s a Battle of the Bands brewing in Canoga Park, California, and it’ll all go down on Monday, February 10 at the Madrid Theatre. Billed as “a musical talent show...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Strokes Announce a Handful of Shows in Spring 2020, with New Album On the Way
January 28, 2020
The Strokes Announce a Handful of Shows in Spring 2020, with New Album On the Way

Slowly but surely, the Strokes are getting back to business after a few years away. The esteemed NYC indie/rock band has a new album coming out sometime in 2020 —...

Rock Cellar Magazine | GRAMMY Awards Highlights: Tool Dedicates Win to Neil Peart, Other Key Wins and Moments from 2020 Awards Ceremony
January 27, 2020
GRAMMY Awards Highlights: Tool Dedicates Win to Neil Peart, Other Key Wins and Moments from 2020 Awards Ceremony

On Sunday night, the GRAMMY Awards took place at Staples Center in Los Angeles. The night was conducted under a heavy weight, given the shocking death of Lakers star Kobe...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Bonnaroo 2020: Tool, Lizzo, Tame Impala, Vampire Weekend, Grand Ole Opry Top Massive Lineup
January 7, 2020
Bonnaroo 2020: Tool, Lizzo, Tame Impala, Vampire Weekend, Grand Ole Opry Top Massive Lineup

The start of a new year means it’s time for music festivals to announce their lineups for the year ahead, and after Coachella kicked things off last week, and BottleRock...

Rock Cellar Magazine | ‘Coachella: 20 Years in the Desert’ Documentary Hitting YouTube on 3/31
January 6, 2020
‘Coachella: 20 Years in the Desert’ Documentary Hitting YouTube on 3/31

Coachella. It’s a music festival, yes — the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, to be precise — but it’s more than that. The annual festival put on by mega-promoter...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch the Strokes Play a New Song Called ‘Ode to the Mets,’ a Preview of a New Album Coming in 2020
January 2, 2020
Watch the Strokes Play a New Song Called ‘Ode to the Mets,’ a Preview of a New Album Coming in 2020

It’s been seven years since The Strokes released a new album, 2013’s Comedown Machine, but Julian Casablancas and the celebrated New York City-based indie/rock band dropped a bit of news...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Turn Me On: Keyboardist Marco Benevento and His ‘Hot Dance Piano Rock’
December 13, 2019
Turn Me On: Keyboardist Marco Benevento and His ‘Hot Dance Piano Rock’

Keyboardist Marco Benevento is best known for having spent over twenty years playing music with his seventh grade buddy, drummer Joe Russo. In addition to their extensive history of playing...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Hear Phoebe Bridgers, Fiona Apple and the National’s Matt Berninger’s Politically Charged Update of Simon & Garfunkel’s ‘7 O’Clock News/Silent Night’
December 12, 2019
Hear Phoebe Bridgers, Fiona Apple and the National’s Matt Berninger’s Politically Charged Update of Simon & Garfunkel’s ‘7 O’Clock News/Silent Night’

Los Angeles-based indie singer/songwriter Phoebe Bridgers teamed up with Fiona Apple and Matt Berninger, front man of the National, for an updated version of Simon & Garfunkel‘s 1966 recording “7...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Princess Goes to the Butterfly Museum (Michael C. Hall, Peter Yanowitz and Matt Katz-Bohen) Announce Arrival with Ominous Debut Video for ‘Ketamine’
December 12, 2019
Princess Goes to the Butterfly Museum (Michael C. Hall, Peter Yanowitz and Matt Katz-Bohen) Announce Arrival with Ominous Debut Video for ‘Ketamine’

A new indie trio has been formed, and it demands your attention. The group, Princess Goes to the Butterfly Museum — yes, that’s their name for this project — includes...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Tame Impala Announces 2020 Tour with Perfume Genius in Support of New Album ‘The Slow Rush’
December 9, 2019
Tame Impala Announces 2020 Tour with Perfume Genius in Support of New Album ‘The Slow Rush’

Tame Impala has become something of an indie/rock institution over the past few years, singer/songwriter/central creator Kevin Parker’s pyschedelic project hitting incredible highs and playing festivals all over the globe....

Rock Cellar Magazine | More New Tame Impala: Stream ‘Posthumous Forgiveness,’ from the Anticipated New Album ‘The Slow Rush’
December 4, 2019
More New Tame Impala: Stream ‘Posthumous Forgiveness,’ from the Anticipated New Album ‘The Slow Rush’

Celebrated Australian indie/psychedelic rock band Tame Impala, essentially the stage name of band leader/songwriter Kevin Parker, will release a new album, The Slow Rush, on Feb. 14, 2020. A new...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Coldplay Confronts the Challenges of ‘Everyday Life’ with Sprawling, Risk-Taking New Album (Listen)
November 22, 2019
Coldplay Confronts the Challenges of ‘Everyday Life’ with Sprawling, Risk-Taking New Album (Listen)

Coldplay albums are all about vibe — the vibe of the music, the vibe of the lyrical themes and the vibe of the message the band is trying to convey...

Rock Cellar Magazine | This Full-Album Cover of Nirvana’s ‘Nevermind’ by Kevin Devine Does Justice to One of the Most Important Albums Ever (Listen)
November 22, 2019
This Full-Album Cover of Nirvana’s ‘Nevermind’ by Kevin Devine Does Justice to One of the Most Important Albums Ever (Listen)

Indie/rock musician/songwriter Kevin Devine wears many hats, having performed as a solo artist and as a part of various projects over the years, earning a strong fan base and the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch Cold War Kids Bring Their Call-To-Action Anthem ‘Complainer’ to ‘The Ellen Show’
November 19, 2019
Watch Cold War Kids Bring Their Call-To-Action Anthem ‘Complainer’ to ‘The Ellen Show’

With “Complainer,” Long Beach indie/rock/pop band Cold War Kids scored a radio hit — it’s routinely on SiriusXM channels throughout a given day and also, presumably, traditional FM dials as well....

Rock Cellar Magazine | Beck Previews New Album ‘Hyperspace’ with its Dreamy, Haunting Finale, ‘Everlasting Nothing’ (Listen)
November 15, 2019
Beck Previews New Album ‘Hyperspace’ with its Dreamy, Haunting Finale, ‘Everlasting Nothing’ (Listen)

Beck has been preparing everybody for his new album, Hyperspace, which will be released next week, on Nov. 22. He’s done so with a handful of songs that have worked...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Modest Mouse’s Trippy New Video for ‘Ice Cream Party’ Will Make You Want to Throw One of Your Own
November 15, 2019
Modest Mouse’s Trippy New Video for ‘Ice Cream Party’ Will Make You Want to Throw One of Your Own

Modest Mouse thrives on eccentricity. For years, the band has hit big creative peaks by being among the quirkiest indie bands around, and it’s safe to say that’s still going...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Highly Suspect is Redefining the Modern ‘Rock Album’ with its Captivating and Unexpected New Album ‘MCID’
November 15, 2019
Highly Suspect is Redefining the Modern ‘Rock Album’ with its Captivating and Unexpected New Album ‘MCID’

When discussing and evaluating music, it’s nearly impossible to do so without holding to rigid definitions of “genre.” “Rock and Roll” inspires certain expectations, traditions that mold the thoughts we...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Recap: Simple Creatures and Bones UK at the Fonda Makes for a Great Tuesday Night in Hollywood
November 13, 2019
Recap: Simple Creatures and Bones UK at the Fonda Makes for a Great Tuesday Night in Hollywood

You know how you can tell when big-name musicians are having all the fun in the world with a new project? That’s very much the case with Simple Creatures, the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Cold War Kids’ Inventive New Album ‘New Age Norms 1,’ the First in a Three-Album Series (Listen)
November 6, 2019
Out Now: Cold War Kids’ Inventive New Album ‘New Age Norms 1,’ the First in a Three-Album Series (Listen)

Since their emergence in the indie/rock scene, Long Beach, California rockers Cold War Kids have struck a chord, so to speak, with an inventive take on the genre. So when...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Tame Impala: 2020 Tour Dates Announced Supporting New Album ‘The Slow Rush’
November 1, 2019
Tame Impala: 2020 Tour Dates Announced Supporting New Album ‘The Slow Rush’

Earlier this week, Kevin Parker, mastermind behind the monumentally successful and acclaimed indie/psychedelic-rock band Tame Impala announced an anticipated new album, The Slow Rush. It’ll be released on Valentine’s Day...

Rock Cellar Magazine | My Chemical Romance End Break-Up, Announce Los Angeles Gig on 12/20
October 31, 2019
My Chemical Romance End Break-Up, Announce Los Angeles Gig on 12/20

Emo/punk band My Chemical Romance hasn’t been “a thing” since 2013, when its members went separate ways. But a recent social media tease this week was building to something and...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Bay Area Band SWMRS Cancel Tour After Van Accident Caused by Black Ice
October 30, 2019
Bay Area Band SWMRS Cancel Tour After Van Accident Caused by Black Ice

Back in February, Oakland-based rock/indie band SWMRS released a captivating full-length record, and Berkeley’s On Fire began earning the young group significant attention. The band was to head out on...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Tame Impala: Stream ‘It Might Be Time,’ from New Album ‘The Slow Rush’ Out on Valentine’s Day 2020
October 28, 2019
Tame Impala: Stream ‘It Might Be Time,’ from New Album ‘The Slow Rush’ Out on Valentine’s Day 2020

Well, now we know what the mysterious website and video was all about last week: Celebrated indie/psychedelic band Tame Impala (helmed by mastermind Kevin Parker) will release its long awaited...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Preview The 1975’s New Album with the Intriguing, Vulnerable ‘Frail State of Mind’
October 24, 2019
Preview The 1975’s New Album with the Intriguing, Vulnerable ‘Frail State of Mind’

I’m sorry ’bout my frail state of mind, sings Matty Healy, front man of The 1975, on the band’s new single, “Frail State of Mind,” which premiered on Thursday. It’s...

Rock Cellar Magazine | What’s Up with Tame Impala’s Mysterious New Video?
October 22, 2019
What’s Up with Tame Impala’s Mysterious New Video?

Indie/psychedelic rock band Tame Impala is among the biggest “big deals” in rock music over the past decade, and it appears as if something is afoot. Maybe a new album?...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘Screamer,’ Third Eye Blind’s Somewhat Surprising New Album (Listen)
October 18, 2019
Out Now: ‘Screamer,’ Third Eye Blind’s Somewhat Surprising New Album (Listen)

There was a time when the thought of a new Third Eye Blind album was nothing but a fantasy in the minds of the band’s fans, long periods of inactivity...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Jimmy Eat World is Thriving, Not Merely ‘Surviving,’ on Excellent and Engaging New Album (Review/Stream)
October 17, 2019
Jimmy Eat World is Thriving, Not Merely ‘Surviving,’ on Excellent and Engaging New Album (Review/Stream)

When a band has been together as long as Jimmy Eat World, releasing as many solid and cohesive albums as the band has over its two decade-plus career thus far,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Wilco’s Stubbornly Uplifting New Album ‘Ode to Joy’ (Listen)
October 4, 2019
Out Now: Wilco’s Stubbornly Uplifting New Album ‘Ode to Joy’ (Listen)

Among indie/rock circles, Wilco is the pinnacle upon which all other bands are measured — such is the legacy of work Jeff Tweedy and his band have put together over...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Keane Returns with ‘Cause and Effect,’ UK Band’s First New Album Since 2012 — Listen
September 20, 2019
Keane Returns with ‘Cause and Effect,’ UK Band’s First New Album Since 2012 — Listen

It’s been quite a long time since Keane, the massively successful indie/rock band from East Sussex, released a new record — 2012, in fact. But today, the band has brought...

Rock Cellar Magazine | She & Him (Zooey Deschanel and M. Ward) Announce ‘A Very She & Him Christmas Party’ Tour
September 17, 2019
She & Him (Zooey Deschanel and M. Ward) Announce ‘A Very She & Him Christmas Party’ Tour

The weather is cooling — in some places, at least, everything is blanketed in pumpkin spice and the holiday season is coming into view once again. Naturally, then, celebrated indie/pop...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Highwomen Are a Phenomenon, and Now They Have a Smash-Hit Debut Album
September 16, 2019
The Highwomen Are a Phenomenon, and Now They Have a Smash-Hit Debut Album

On Sept. 6, The Highwomen released their anticipated full-length album. The country/indie supergroup featuring Brandi Carlile, Maren Morris, Natalie Hemby and Amanda Shires has amassed a ton of buzz in...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Interrupters Turned Billie Eilish’s ‘Bad Guy’ Into a Bouncy, Ska-Punk Romp — Listen
September 16, 2019
The Interrupters Turned Billie Eilish’s ‘Bad Guy’ Into a Bouncy, Ska-Punk Romp — Listen

Some songs just sound even better when you add some brass — and on Monday, the Interrupters unleashed their take on Billie Eilish’s “Bad Guy,” one of the most popular...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Pixies As Endearingly Irreverent as Ever on New Album, ‘Beneath the Eyrie’ (Listen)
September 13, 2019
Pixies As Endearingly Irreverent as Ever on New Album, ‘Beneath the Eyrie’ (Listen)

Pixies just continue to be so … Pixies. For decades, the revered alt/rock/indie band has forged its own place in the music community, a stubborn refusal to be anything less...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Story of Oasis’ Groundbreaking Debut Album ‘Definitely Maybe,’ as Vibrant as Ever 25 Years Later
September 12, 2019
The Story of Oasis’ Groundbreaking Debut Album ‘Definitely Maybe,’ as Vibrant as Ever 25 Years Later

25 years after Oasis announced its arrival to the world, Noel and Liam Gallagher, Paul “Bonehead” Arthurs, Tony McCarroll, plus Creation Records head Alan McGee, DJ Gary Crowley and the Oasis...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch Vampire Weekend’s Sold-Out Madison Square Garden Gig TONIGHT 9/6
September 6, 2019
Watch Vampire Weekend’s Sold-Out Madison Square Garden Gig TONIGHT 9/6

Tonight, indie/pop darlings Vampire Weekend will headline Madison Square Garden in New York City. Remarkably, it’s the band’s first-ever gig at the World’s Most Famous Arena, and it’s sold-out. But...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Iggy Pop’s Takes a Trip Through Uncharted Territory on His Jazzy, Provocative New Album, ‘Free’ (Listen)
September 6, 2019
Iggy Pop’s Takes a Trip Through Uncharted Territory on His Jazzy, Provocative New Album, ‘Free’ (Listen)

Iggy Pop wants to be Free — that’s the sentiment the punk legend expresses on its opening title track of his new album, released on Friday. But don’t expect anything...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Turns Out, a Festival Curated by the Cure is Quite a ‘Daydream’ Indeed (Pasadena Daydream Recap)
September 3, 2019
Turns Out, a Festival Curated by the Cure is Quite a ‘Daydream’ Indeed (Pasadena Daydream Recap)

Anybody in Southern California knows the absolute hassle that the Rose Bowl can be. So, when Goldenvoice announced a special new event titled the Pasadena Daydream Festival, with an eclectic...

Rock Cellar Magazine | With Its New Punk Anthem ‘People,’ The 1975 Remains One of the Most Intriguing Bands in the World
August 27, 2019
With Its New Punk Anthem ‘People,’ The 1975 Remains One of the Most Intriguing Bands in the World

The 1975. Are you a fan? If you have kids, are they fans? I’ll bet they are, if they’re into the current alternative/rock/pop scene. This band is massive. They were...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Q&A: The ‘Hard Lessons’ of Rock and Roll with Foo Fighters/Solo Troubadour, Guitarist Chris Shiflett
August 7, 2019
Q&A: The ‘Hard Lessons’ of Rock and Roll with Foo Fighters/Solo Troubadour, Guitarist Chris Shiflett

Being a member of the Foo Fighters, one of the world’s biggest rock bands, helps swing open some pretty wide doors. When he’s not recording and touring the globe, shredding...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch the Bird and the Bee (and Dave Grohl) Re-Imagine Van Halen’s ‘Ain’t Talkin’ ‘Bout Love’ on ‘The Late Late Show’
August 1, 2019
Watch the Bird and the Bee (and Dave Grohl) Re-Imagine Van Halen’s ‘Ain’t Talkin’ ‘Bout Love’ on ‘The Late Late Show’

On Friday, the Bird and the Bee — the indie/pop duo featuring multi-instrumentalist/mega-producer Greg Kurstin and Inara George — will release Interpreting the Masters Vol. 2: A Tribute to Van...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Hear the Violent Femmes’ New Album ‘Hotel Last Resort,’ Available Now
July 26, 2019
Hear the Violent Femmes’ New Album ‘Hotel Last Resort,’ Available Now

Violent Femmes returned on Friday with a new album, Hotel Last Resort, which kicks off with a song that’s sure to get stuck in your head — and “Another Chorus”...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Wilco’s New Album ‘Ode to Joy’ Out in October, Stream ‘Love is Everywhere (Beware)’
July 16, 2019
Wilco’s New Album ‘Ode to Joy’ Out in October, Stream ‘Love is Everywhere (Beware)’

Jeff Tweedy and Wilco are getting back after it, so to speak, as the indie band will release a new studio album on October 4. Ode to Joy will be...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Bon Iver Premiere Two Songs Off New Album ‘i,i,’ Due Out August 30
July 11, 2019
Bon Iver Premiere Two Songs Off New Album ‘i,i,’ Due Out August 30

On August 30, Justin Vernon and Bon Iver will release a new record titled i,i — the follow-up to 2016’s 22, A Million. We’re excited to announce our new record...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Thom Yorke’s New Album ‘Anima’ Sounds Like a Thom Yorke Album, and That’s Fine — Because It’s a Head Trip (Listen)
June 28, 2019
Thom Yorke’s New Album ‘Anima’ Sounds Like a Thom Yorke Album, and That’s Fine — Because It’s a Head Trip (Listen)

You know what you’re getting into when you listen to music from Thom Yorke. The Radiohead vocalist and innovative/avant-garde musician has a very specific style. That style is explored throughout...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Film Review: ‘Yesterday,’ a Magical Mystery Movie About the Meaning of Life, Imagines a World Without the Beatles
June 27, 2019
Film Review: ‘Yesterday,’ a Magical Mystery Movie About the Meaning of Life, Imagines a World Without the Beatles

Since the Beatles split up almost half a century ago, fans, concert promoters, recording industry executives, etc., sought ways to reunite all of the members of what’s arguably the greatest...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Cold War Kids’ Funky New Approach Pays Off with New Singles ‘Complainer’ and ‘Fourth of July’ (Listen)
June 19, 2019
Cold War Kids’ Funky New Approach Pays Off with New Singles ‘Complainer’ and ‘Fourth of July’ (Listen)

Cold War Kids have done a lot in the indie/rock realm over the years, releasing some albums that resonated with audiences — but they’re ready for something new. And that’s...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Calm Your Concert Angst with Violent Femmes’ Cathartic New Song ‘Another Chorus’
June 19, 2019
Calm Your Concert Angst with Violent Femmes’ Cathartic New Song ‘Another Chorus’

You know that feeling when you go to a concert and the band on stage — it doesn’t matter if it’s the band you came to see or the opening...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Hold Steady Premiere ‘Denver Haircut,’ New Album ‘Thrashing Through the Passion’ Coming 8/16
June 19, 2019
The Hold Steady Premiere ‘Denver Haircut,’ New Album ‘Thrashing Through the Passion’ Coming 8/16

On August 16, the Hold Steady will return with a new studio album titled Thrashing Through the Passion — marking the beloved Brooklyn indie/rock band’s first proper studio album since...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Stream ‘The Future Is Here,’ from Sleater-Kinney’s New Album ‘The Center Won’t Hold’ Out 8/16
June 14, 2019
Stream ‘The Future Is Here,’ from Sleater-Kinney’s New Album ‘The Center Won’t Hold’ Out 8/16

Earlier this month, acclaimed indie three-piece Sleater-Kinney returned with a single called “Hurry On Home,” the lead track from the band’s new album due out later this year. On Friday,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Silversun Pickups’ New Butch-Vig Produced Album ‘Widow’s Weeds’ is a Powerful, Emotional Journey (Listen)
June 7, 2019
Silversun Pickups’ New Butch-Vig Produced Album ‘Widow’s Weeds’ is a Powerful, Emotional Journey (Listen)

Silversun Pickups have always had a dynamic, engaging sound incorporating haunting song structures and resonant vocals, but the Los Angeles-based rock/indie band hit a new gear on the new album,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Hear Sufjan Stevens’ Two New Songs Released in Celebration of Pride Month
May 29, 2019
Hear Sufjan Stevens’ Two New Songs Released in Celebration of Pride Month

The month of June will be LGBT Pride Month in commemoration of the Stonewall Riots of 1969 and to bring awareness to the LGBT community around the world. To celebrate...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Stream the National’s Sprawling New Album ‘I Am Easy to Find’ and Watch Its Corresponding Short Film
May 21, 2019
Stream the National’s Sprawling New Album ‘I Am Easy to Find’ and Watch Its Corresponding Short Film

Listening to an album from The National is an emotional experience. That’s long been one of the core themes of the revered indie/rock band, and its newest album, I Am...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Cure Headlining Pasadena Daydream Festival with Pixies, Deftones and More at the Rose Bowl 8/31
May 14, 2019
The Cure Headlining Pasadena Daydream Festival with Pixies, Deftones and More at the Rose Bowl 8/31

On Saturday, August 31, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees The Cure will headline a big new festival at Brookside at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California. The Pasadena...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Hear Silversun Pickups’ Intriguing New Song, ‘Freakazoid,’ from Their Upcoming Album ‘Widow’s Weeds’
May 8, 2019
Hear Silversun Pickups’ Intriguing New Song, ‘Freakazoid,’ from Their Upcoming Album ‘Widow’s Weeds’

Celebrated indie/rock band Silversun Pickups have a new record due out June 7 — Widow’s Weeds was produced by the great Butch Vig, so anticipation for this new album is...

Rock Cellar Magazine | HUNNY Prepping Debut Album ‘Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes, Watch the New Video for ‘Lula, I’m Not Mad’
May 3, 2019
HUNNY Prepping Debut Album ‘Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes, Watch the New Video for ‘Lula, I’m Not Mad’

California indie/rock band HUNNY have released details along with the lead single to their debut full length album, Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes., expected July 19 via Epitaph Records. The...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Vampire Weekend’s Album ‘Father of the Bride,’ the Band’s Longest and Most Ambitious Record to Date (Listen)
May 3, 2019
Out Now: Vampire Weekend’s Album ‘Father of the Bride,’ the Band’s Longest and Most Ambitious Record to Date (Listen)

For much of the past decade or so, Vampire Weekend has been one of the most celebrated and successful indie/rock bands around — and today, the group’s fourth full-length, Father...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Instrumental/Prog Fusion Band CHON Premieres Dreamy New Song, ‘Petal’ — Listen
May 2, 2019
Instrumental/Prog Fusion Band CHON Premieres Dreamy New Song, ‘Petal’ — Listen

CHON emerged from San Diego in 2008, the band’s instrumental, guitar-based prog/fusion/experimental earning its three members acclaim, high-profile festival gigs and loads of attention. Fresh off a set at Coachella...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Class Photo (ex. STRFKR) Tackles Serious Loss in New Glossy, Daft-Punk-Meets-Weezer Single ‘Hard Conversation’ (Listen)
May 1, 2019
Class Photo (ex. STRFKR) Tackles Serious Loss in New Glossy, Daft-Punk-Meets-Weezer Single ‘Hard Conversation’ (Listen)

Patrick Morris used to be part of the indie/pop band STRFKR, but has since gone his separate way — and that led him to a new project called Class Photo....

Rock Cellar Magazine | The National Premiere New Black-And-White Music Video for ‘Hairpin Turns,’ from New Album ‘I Am Easy to Find’
May 1, 2019
The National Premiere New Black-And-White Music Video for ‘Hairpin Turns,’ from New Album ‘I Am Easy to Find’

I Am Easy to Find is the new album from indie/rock veterans The National. It will be released on May 17 via 4AD, and on Wednesday the band premiered a...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Stream Violent Femmes’ New Song ‘Hotel Last Resort,’ Featuring Television’s Tom Verlaine
April 30, 2019
Stream Violent Femmes’ New Song ‘Hotel Last Resort,’ Featuring Television’s Tom Verlaine

The Violent Femmes hold a special place in indie/rock history, quintessential songs including “Blister in the Sun” remaining radio staples to this day, and the veteran band will release a...

Rock Cellar Magazine | New from Tom DeLonge’s Angels and Airwaves: Hear ‘Rebel Girl,’ Tour Dates Announced
April 30, 2019
New from Tom DeLonge’s Angels and Airwaves: Hear ‘Rebel Girl,’ Tour Dates Announced

We haven’t heard from Angels & Airwaves, the indie/rock band helmed by former Blink-182 guitarist/vocalist Tom DeLonge, in years, but the band returned on Tuesday with synth-heavy new song titled...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Toto to Close Out ’40 Trips Around the Sun’ World Tour with 20 North American Shows This Fall
April 30, 2019
Toto to Close Out ’40 Trips Around the Sun’ World Tour with 20 North American Shows This Fall

It’s been a bit of a renaissance period for the band Toto lately — not only was their classic hit “Africa” given new life by Weezer’s cover, but the band’s...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Born Out of Some Intense Emotions, Cage the Elephant’s ‘Social Cues’ Might Be Their Most Cohesive Album to Date (Listen)
April 19, 2019
Born Out of Some Intense Emotions, Cage the Elephant’s ‘Social Cues’ Might Be Their Most Cohesive Album to Date (Listen)

Cage the Elephant vocalist Matt Shultz recently went through the dissolution of a relationship — something to which many of us can relate. Personal turmoil like that can lead to...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Beach Bunny Prepping for Big Tour with PUP and Lollapalooza, Fresh Off the Buzz of Their “Prom Queen” EP
April 12, 2019
Beach Bunny Prepping for Big Tour with PUP and Lollapalooza, Fresh Off the Buzz of Their “Prom Queen” EP

Beach Bunny started off as a solo singer/songwriter project for Chicago native Lili Trifilio in 2015. Now as a four-piece, the band has garnered success, racking up a number performances...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch SWMRS Perform ‘Too Much Coffee’ and ‘April in Houston’ as Part of VEVO’s Live Series
April 12, 2019
Watch SWMRS Perform ‘Too Much Coffee’ and ‘April in Houston’ as Part of VEVO’s Live Series

In February, Bay Area indie/punk band SWMRS released Berkeley On Fire, an urgent, timely and provocative new album blending styles, themes and emotions that pushed the young band’s notoriety higher than...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: PUP’s ‘Morbid Stuff,’ an Invigorating New Album Tackling Death, Anxiety, and Emotion with Boundless Energy and Hooks
April 5, 2019
Out Now: PUP’s ‘Morbid Stuff,’ an Invigorating New Album Tackling Death, Anxiety, and Emotion with Boundless Energy and Hooks

PUP named its new album Morbid Stuff, and that’s a solid representation of the themes explored on the Toronto band’s third studio album, which was released on Friday via Little...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Vampire Weekend Premiere Two More New Songs, ‘Unbearably White’ and ‘This Life’ – Listen
April 4, 2019
Vampire Weekend Premiere Two More New Songs, ‘Unbearably White’ and ‘This Life’ – Listen

The lead-up to the release of Vampire Weekend‘s new album, Father of the Bride, has been busy — and on Thursday the indie/pop outfit premiered two more songs off the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: ‘The Mighty,’ an Earnest and Eclectic New Album from O.A.R.
April 3, 2019
Out Now: ‘The Mighty,’ an Earnest and Eclectic New Album from O.A.R.

By now, the members of O.A.R. — which stands for Of A Revolution, if you haven’t been paying attention for the band’s two-decades-plus career — know what they’re doing in...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Stream ‘Intruder,’ the Debut Full-Length from the Beta Machine
April 1, 2019
Out Now: Stream ‘Intruder,’ the Debut Full-Length from the Beta Machine

The Beta Machine is a project involving bassist/vocalist/keyboardist Matt McJunkins and drummer Jeff Friedl, both of whom spend time in A Perfect Circle. Last Friday, March 29, the Los Angeles-based...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Bloc Party Announces Fall Tour with ‘Silent Alarm’ Full-Album Shows
March 25, 2019
Bloc Party Announces Fall Tour with ‘Silent Alarm’ Full-Album Shows

In 2005, Bloc Party released its debut album, Silent Alarm, a record led by the single “Banquet” that put the band on the map in a big way. Earning the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Bad Suns: New Album ‘Mystic Truth’ Out Now Ahead of Spring Headlining Tour
March 25, 2019
Bad Suns: New Album ‘Mystic Truth’ Out Now Ahead of Spring Headlining Tour

Almost four months into the new year, indie/rock band Bad Suns has its first UK + European tour and part of a U.S. tour under their belt. The quartet can...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Wallows’ Full-Length Debut, ‘Nothing Happens,’ is Finally Out — and it Was Worth the Wait (Album Review)
March 22, 2019
Wallows’ Full-Length Debut, ‘Nothing Happens,’ is Finally Out — and it Was Worth the Wait (Album Review)

After multiple independent singles, tours, and their 2018 Spring EP the long wait for a full-length album from indie rock trio Wallows is over. Nothing Happens is here and it’s demanding...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Jenny Lewis Releases Vibrant New Album ‘On the Line’ — Listen (New Music Friday)
March 22, 2019
Jenny Lewis Releases Vibrant New Album ‘On the Line’ — Listen (New Music Friday)

On Friday, indie rock singer/songwriter Jenny Lewis released On the Line, her anticipated new album that serves as the former Rilo Kiley singer’s fourth solo record and the follow-up to...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Preview ‘The Mighty,’ the Upcoming Tenth Studio LP from O.A.R. Out 3/29
March 20, 2019
Preview ‘The Mighty,’ the Upcoming Tenth Studio LP from O.A.R. Out 3/29

On March 29, O.A.R. will add to its vast catalog of music with a new record titled The Mighty. The Maryland-based band has amassed a global audience over the course...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The New ‘Stranger Things’ Season 3 Trailer Features Scares, Weird Creatures and a Classic Rock Soundtrack
March 20, 2019
The New ‘Stranger Things’ Season 3 Trailer Features Scares, Weird Creatures and a Classic Rock Soundtrack

Netflix’s Stranger Things series tells the coming-of-age story of a group of young friends who are thrust face-to-face with some really weird, freaky otherworldly demons and frightening creatures. For the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Jenny Lewis Premieres ‘Wasted Youth,’ Another Song from Her New LP ‘On the Line’ Out 3/22
March 15, 2019
Jenny Lewis Premieres ‘Wasted Youth,’ Another Song from Her New LP ‘On the Line’ Out 3/22

Acclaimed indie/rock singer/songwriter Jenny Lewis is preparing to release her new studio album, On the Line, which will be out next Friday, March 22. Today, Lewis previewed the record with...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Judah & the Lion Detail ‘Pep Talks’ Tour, with New Album Coming 5/3
March 8, 2019
Judah & the Lion Detail ‘Pep Talks’ Tour, with New Album Coming 5/3

2019 is going to to be a productive, gig-heavy year for Judah & The Lion, as the band announced their Pep Talks Worldwide Tour and other performances earlier this week....

Rock Cellar Magazine | Calpurnia (Ft. ‘Stranger Things’ Star Finn Wolfhard) Premiere ‘Cell’ Music Video
March 7, 2019
Calpurnia (Ft. ‘Stranger Things’ Star Finn Wolfhard) Premiere ‘Cell’ Music Video

Calpurnia, a rising young indie/rock band featuring actor Finn Wolfhard of the Netflix series Stranger Things, took fans on a behind-the-scenes look at tour life in a new music video...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Preview Vampire Weekend’s New Album ‘Father of the Bride’ with Three Songs
March 6, 2019
Preview Vampire Weekend’s New Album ‘Father of the Bride’ with Three Songs

Vampire Weekend will release a new album titled Father of the Bride on May 3 via Columbia Records — and on Wednesday, the celebrated indie/rock band premiered two new songs....

Rock Cellar Magazine | Weezer’s ‘Black Album’ is Here, and It’s a Whirlwind of Melody and Pop-Rock Pastiches — Listen
March 1, 2019
Weezer’s ‘Black Album’ is Here, and It’s a Whirlwind of Melody and Pop-Rock Pastiches — Listen

At long last, Weezer has released The Black Album. If it seems like weeks since the band released music, that’s because it’s true. After surprise-dropping their Teal Album pop covers...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Preview ‘The Hurting Kind,’ the New Solo LP from the Civil Wars’ John Paul White Due Out in April
February 28, 2019
Preview ‘The Hurting Kind,’ the New Solo LP from the Civil Wars’ John Paul White Due Out in April

Indie-rock songwriter John Paul White has two solo records to his name — 2008’s The Long Goodbye and 2016’s Beulah, which were sandwiched around the existence of his band, The...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Out Now: Badflower’s Engaging Debut Album ‘OK, I’m Sick’ is Not Short on Passion or Versatility (New Music Friday)
February 22, 2019
Out Now: Badflower’s Engaging Debut Album ‘OK, I’m Sick’ is Not Short on Passion or Versatility (New Music Friday)

Badflower is here. On Friday, the Los Angeles-based four-piece released its debut album, OK, I’m Sick, via Big Machine/John Varvatos Records, after a few months of anticipation and promotion (and...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The Unlikely Candidates Map Out New ‘Strange Lines’ Tour with The Brevet
February 22, 2019
The Unlikely Candidates Map Out New ‘Strange Lines’ Tour with The Brevet

After touring the United States last year alongside Brick + Mortar, the boys of the indie rock band The Unlikely Candidates are preparing to head out once again this April for...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Wallows Premiere New, The Strokes-Esque Song ‘Scrawny’ Ahead of Anticipated LP and Headlining Tour
February 18, 2019
Wallows Premiere New, The Strokes-Esque Song ‘Scrawny’ Ahead of Anticipated LP and Headlining Tour

Few musical acts out there right now have as much buzz as Wallows. The indie/rock three-piece featuring Dylan Minnette of the Netflix series 13 Reasons Why, Braeden Lemasters (also an actor)...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Oakland’s SWMRS Make the Bay Area Proud with Urgent New Album ‘Berkeley’s On Fire’ (New Music Friday)
February 15, 2019
Oakland’s SWMRS Make the Bay Area Proud with Urgent New Album ‘Berkeley’s On Fire’ (New Music Friday)

Berkeley’s On Fire, the new album from Oakland’s SWMRS, was released on Friday — and it’s the sort of record that will stick with you long after its 10-song, 33-minute...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Cage the Elephant and Beck Are Going Out on a Co-Headlining Tour with Special Guests Spoon
February 11, 2019
Cage the Elephant and Beck Are Going Out on a Co-Headlining Tour with Special Guests Spoon

Two powerhouse alt/rock institutions, Cage the Elephant and Beck, will spend a portion of 2019 on the road together on a co-headlining tour announced on Monday. Along for the fun...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Cage the Elephant Return with ‘Ready to Let Go,’ from Upcoming LP ‘Social Cues’ Due Out 4/19
January 31, 2019
Cage the Elephant Return with ‘Ready to Let Go,’ from Upcoming LP ‘Social Cues’ Due Out 4/19

The guys in Cage the Elephant are ready to make some noise again, and that’s exactly what the indie/rock band did on Thursday with the premiere of a new song...

Rock Cellar Magazine | A History of Rock and Roll Biopics (Inspired by the New ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Film)
November 9, 2018
A History of Rock and Roll Biopics (Inspired by the New ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Film)

Hollywood has had a long love affair with pop stars. Considering their often outrageous personas, lifestyles, talent and high profiles, pop music figures are naturals for movie biographies about them,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Turn Me On: Brian Whelan
September 24, 2018
Turn Me On: Brian Whelan

Since leaving Dwight Yoakam’s band in 2015, Americana singer/songwriter Brian Whelan and former member of indie rock band The Broken West has continued to tour as a sideman and solo artist...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Talking About Kittie’s 20th Anniversary and Upcoming Documentary/Book with Drummer Mercedes Lander
February 15, 2018
Talking About Kittie’s 20th Anniversary and Upcoming Documentary/Book with Drummer Mercedes Lander

This past January, Rock Cellar attended the 2018 NAMM Show in Anaheim, California. Also attending this year’s event was Mercedes Lander, co-founder and drummer of the Canadian heavy metal band...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Music Photographer Mick Rock’s Magical Mystery Movie, ‘SHOT!’ (L.A. Premiere Recap)
April 20, 2017
Music Photographer Mick Rock’s Magical Mystery Movie, ‘SHOT!’ (L.A. Premiere Recap)

Star-Studded Cinema Premiere Rocks L.A. The star-studded Los Angeles premiere of SHOT!? The Psycho-Spiritual Mantra of Rock took place April 5 at the Pacific Theatres at The Grove. Rock Cellar...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Linkin Park Premieres New Single 'Heavy,' Featuring Kiiara; New Album 'One More Light' Out 5/19
February 16, 2017
Linkin Park Premieres New Single 'Heavy,' Featuring Kiiara; New Album 'One More Light' Out 5/19

Linkin Park will release a new studio album titled One More Light on May 19, and on Thursday the band premiered its lead single. Listen to “Heavy,” which features a...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Jimmy Eat World Announce Spring Tour Dates with Beach Slang
February 6, 2017
Jimmy Eat World Announce Spring Tour Dates with Beach Slang

Back in October, Jimmy Eat World released an affecting new album called Integrity Blues. On Monday, the band announced some new tour dates that stretch into the spring and will...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Best New Music: LA's Muna Unleash Debut Album 'About U,' Premiere Affecting 'I Know a Place' Video
February 3, 2017
Best New Music: LA's Muna Unleash Debut Album 'About U,' Premiere Affecting 'I Know a Place' Video

For the past few months, an indie/pop trio from Los Angeles has been turning many a head with their brand of emotive “dark-pop,” and today, MUNA released their debut album. Titled...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Stream 'Ballad of the Dying Man,' Father John Misty's New Single Off 'Pure Comedy'
February 2, 2017
Stream 'Ballad of the Dying Man,' Father John Misty's New Single Off 'Pure Comedy'

Father John Misty’s new single “Ballad of the Dying Man” was released this week, and it’s arguably one of the most engaging compositions he’s put together to date in his...

Rock Cellar Magazine | L.A.'s King Washington Announce New Album, Premiere Lead Single 'My Reflection' — Listen
February 1, 2017
L.A.'s King Washington Announce New Album, Premiere Lead Single 'My Reflection' — Listen

Get ready for a big year from Los Angeles-based indie/rock band King Washington, longtime favorites of this website. The group, whose music calls to mind inspirations as eclectic as the Beatles,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Hear the Disco Throwback Magic of 'Fun,' Blondie's New Single Off Their New Album 'Pollinator' Due Out 5/5
February 1, 2017
Hear the Disco Throwback Magic of 'Fun,' Blondie's New Single Off Their New Album 'Pollinator' Due Out 5/5

Blondie are back in action, and on May 5 the iconic band will release a new album titled Pollinator. The announcement came on Wednesday, along with some intriguing details about this,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Hear Rogue Wave Cover Pete Townshend's 'Let My Love Open the Door'; '80s-Themed 'Cover Me' LP Due 2/17
January 31, 2017
Hear Rogue Wave Cover Pete Townshend's 'Let My Love Open the Door'; '80s-Themed 'Cover Me' LP Due 2/17

Oakland’s Rogue Wave recently released a special 1980s-themed covers album titled Cover Me for Record Store Day Black Friday back in November. The set found the indie/rock band tackling some classic ’80s...

Rock Cellar Magazine | New from the Shins: Stream 'Name For You,' Off New Album 'Heartworms' Due Out 3/10
January 5, 2017
New from the Shins: Stream 'Name For You,' Off New Album 'Heartworms' Due Out 3/10

James Mercer has found time to return to the Shins, and his revered indie band will release a new album title Heartworms on March 10. It’ll be the fifth studio...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Photos: Linda Ronstadt Tribute at the Ace Hotel Brings Out the Stars for Parkinson's Research
December 13, 2016
Photos: Linda Ronstadt Tribute at the Ace Hotel Brings Out the Stars for Parkinson's Research

The Theatre the Ace Hotel in Los Angeles was the place to be on Sunday, December 11, as it hosted a wonderful benefit gig honoring the career and music of...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Q&A with Singer/Songwriter/Multi-Instrumentalist Rob Bonfiglio
November 28, 2016
Q&A with Singer/Songwriter/Multi-Instrumentalist Rob Bonfiglio

Rob Bonfiglio may not be a household name, but he deserves to be. The Berklee College of Music graduate is a multi-faceted quadruple threat: a singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and producer....

Rock Cellar Magazine | Dawes Map Out 50-Date 'An Evening with Dawes' Tour Supporting New LP 'We're All Gonna Die'
November 14, 2016
Dawes Map Out 50-Date 'An Evening with Dawes' Tour Supporting New LP 'We're All Gonna Die'

Riding high after the release of their highly-regarded new album We’re All Gonna Die, Los Angeles-based indie/rock outfit Dawes plan to take the whole thing national in 2017. On Monday,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | The xx Stream New Song 'On Hold,' Off New Album 'I See You' Due Out January 13
November 10, 2016
The xx Stream New Song 'On Hold,' Off New Album 'I See You' Due Out January 13

British indie/pop outfit The xx will return on January 13 with a new album titled I See You. The news was announced on Thursday morning, and with it came a...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Listen to the Shins' New Halloween-Themed Song 'Dead Alive'
October 26, 2016
Listen to the Shins' New Halloween-Themed Song 'Dead Alive'

Welcome back, James Mercer and the Shins. Halloween is just five days away as of this sentence being written, so it’s the perfect time to release a Halloween-themed new song/music...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Best New Music: Jimmy Eat World Return with Affecting 'Integrity Blues' – Listen
October 21, 2016
Best New Music: Jimmy Eat World Return with Affecting 'Integrity Blues' – Listen

Arizona-based rock/indie act Jimmy Eat World have returned, releasing a new album titled Integrity Blues today. Their ninth full-length overall, Integrity Blues comes after the pre-release debuts of tracks “Me With You,”...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Watch Jimmy Eat World Perform 'Sure and Certain' on 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert'
September 30, 2016
Watch Jimmy Eat World Perform 'Sure and Certain' on 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert'

Arizona-based alt/indie rockers Jimmy Eat World are gearing up to release their new album, Integrity Blues, on October 21. Earlier this week, the band stopped by the Late Show with...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Best New Music: Warpaint Return with Versatile New Record 'Heads Up' (Listen)
September 23, 2016
Best New Music: Warpaint Return with Versatile New Record 'Heads Up' (Listen)

Los Angeles-based indie/rock band Warpaint have returned with a new studio album titled Heads Up, an affair that really acts as one of their most cohesive collections to date. Led...

Rock Cellar Magazine | More New Warpaint: Stream 'Whiteout', Off New LP 'Heads Up' Due 9/23
September 20, 2016
More New Warpaint: Stream 'Whiteout', Off New LP 'Heads Up' Due 9/23

On Friday, Warpaint will return with their new album, Heads Up. The L.A. indie/rock band recently previewed the record with a song called, appropriately, New Song, so Whiteout is our second...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Best New Music: Dawes Return with 'We're All Gonna Die' – Hear the New Album
September 16, 2016
Best New Music: Dawes Return with 'We're All Gonna Die' – Hear the New Album

Los Angeles-based rock/indie band Dawes released a new record, We’re All Gonna Die, on Friday. Their fifth album and the follow-up to last year’s All Your Favorite Bands, the music...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Best New Music: Stream Wilco's New Album, 'Schmilco'
September 9, 2016
Best New Music: Stream Wilco's New Album, 'Schmilco'

Indie heroes Wilco have returned with a new album, the amusingly titled Schmilco. It’s a relatively quiet-sounding record for Jeff Tweedy and the guys, but it’s still well worth a...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Turn Me On: Blind Pilot
September 7, 2016
Turn Me On: Blind Pilot

KCSN 88.5 FM’s Jim Nelson returns with another Turn Me On profile, this time highlighting Blind Pilot… ______________________________ What’s that old Yiddish proverb? Man plans, God laughs? Or as Woody...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Jimmy Eat World Return with New Song 'Get Right' – Album on the Way? (Listen)
August 22, 2016
Jimmy Eat World Return with New Song 'Get Right' – Album on the Way? (Listen)

Alt/indie rockers Jimmy Eat World announced their return on Monday in the form of a new song called Get Right. Offered up for free download on their official site, the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Recap: Sufjan Stevens at the Hollywood Bowl – A Great Night All Around
August 9, 2016
Recap: Sufjan Stevens at the Hollywood Bowl – A Great Night All Around

On Sunday night, indie king Sufjan Stevens and his nine-piece band of neon-clad backing musicians/dancers took the stage at the Hollywood Bowl to demonstrate just how he’s become one of...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Warpaint Return: Stream an Engaging 'New Song', Off New LP 'Heads Up'
August 1, 2016
Warpaint Return: Stream an Engaging 'New Song', Off New LP 'Heads Up'

Warpaint, the Los Angeles-based indie/rock/pop band whose 2014 self-titled album made waves around the music scene, will return on September 23 with a new record. Titled Heads Up, it’ll be...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Wilco, 'Schmilco': Preview Band's Upcoming LP with Two New Songs
July 19, 2016
Wilco, 'Schmilco': Preview Band's Upcoming LP with Two New Songs

Almost exactly one year ago, Wilco released a surprise-album called Star Wars. On Tuesday, the revered indie/rock band announced another record, the amusingly-titled Schmilco. Preview it with a song called Locator: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7-b2CZK6JJM...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Pixies Premiere 'Um Chagga Lagga', Announce New Album 'Head Carrier' – Listen
July 6, 2016
Pixies Premiere 'Um Chagga Lagga', Announce New Album 'Head Carrier' – Listen

Revered indie/alt band Pixies have announced a new album, Head Carrier, which will be released on September 30. In anticipation of the LP, the band premiered a single, Um Chagga...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Best New Music: Kaleo Unleash Bluesy, Rocking Debut LP 'A/B' – Listen
June 10, 2016
Best New Music: Kaleo Unleash Bluesy, Rocking Debut LP 'A/B' – Listen

Back in March, Rock Cellar contributor and 88.5 KCSN-FM DJ Jim Nelson shined his spotlight on Kaleo, a tremendously talented young band from Iceland. Today, the blues/indie band released A/B,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Best New Music: Stream Thrice's Awaited New Album, 'To Be Everywhere Is To Be Nowhere'
June 1, 2016
Best New Music: Stream Thrice's Awaited New Album, 'To Be Everywhere Is To Be Nowhere'

After a lengthy hiatus, So*Cal alt/rockers Thrice returned last week with a new album titled To Be Everywhere Is To Be Nowhere. A charged, layered collection of songs that serves...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Top 11 Songs With Star Wars References
December 4, 2015
Top 11 Songs With Star Wars References

This month, one of the most anticipated films of recent memory will be released. Star Wars: The Force Awakens will hit theaters on December 18, and has been all people...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Learning How to Smile with Everclear’s Art Alexakis (Interview)
June 6, 2014
Learning How to Smile with Everclear’s Art Alexakis (Interview)

Singer/songwriter Art Alexakis has fronted the alternative/rock band Everclear for more than twenty years, achieving huge mainstream success with singles such as Father of Mine, Wonderful, Santa Monica, Rock Star,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | For Wire and Colin Newman, Change is Good.  (Interview)
April 3, 2013
For Wire and Colin Newman, Change is Good. (Interview)

Colin Newman of the band Wire talks to Rock Cellar Magazine about their latest album "Change Becomes Us," and Wire's place in the history of post-punk music.

Rock Cellar Magazine | April Album Reviews
April 2, 2013
April Album Reviews

Depeche Mode Black Rebel Motorcycle Club Low The Strokes Wire Justin Timberlake John Denver Tribute Mudhoney Depeche Mode – Delta Machine This is the blues – Depeche Mode-style – and...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Turn Me On #2: Kishi Bashi, Emitt Rhodes
March 25, 2013
Turn Me On #2: Kishi Bashi, Emitt Rhodes

In this edition of Turn Me On, RCM will focus on two artists whose music has found inspiration in the Fab Four.  One who continues to create new music and...

Rock Cellar Magazine | February Album Reviews
February 4, 2013
February Album Reviews

Kris Kristofferson Camper Van Beethoven Yo La Tengo New Order Bad Religion The Stone Foxes Richard Thompson My Bloody Valentine Kris Kristofferson Feeling Mortal If the United States has a...

Rock Cellar Magazine | “The Wrecking Crew” – The Best Music Documentary You’ve Never Seen!
January 4, 2013
“The Wrecking Crew” – The Best Music Documentary You’ve Never Seen!

Watching a screening of the music documentary The Wrecking Crew is like going 15 rounds with Manny Pacquiao: the HITS  just keep on comin’ and comin’ and comin.’ God Only Knows! Wichita Lineman! I...

Rock Cellar Magazine | September/October Album Reviews
September 11, 2012
September/October Album Reviews

Bob Dylan Ben Folds Five No Doubt Green Day Dave Matthews Band Bob Mould Propagandhi Grizzly Bear Bob Dylan Tempest It’s 2012, and we’re still living on “Desolation Row.” Or...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Susanna Hoffs Bares All (?) in New Interview
August 16, 2012
Susanna Hoffs Bares All (?) in New Interview

Paying homage to ’60s-era bands like The Beach Boys, and The Mamas and the Papas, Susanna Hoffs has recently released her third solo album, Someday – her first release in 16 years....

Rock Cellar Magazine | Metallica, Jack White, Tom Morello, Alabama Shakes & More: Outside Lands Festival Day 2 & 3 Recap (Photos/Videos)
August 14, 2012
Metallica, Jack White, Tom Morello, Alabama Shakes & More: Outside Lands Festival Day 2 & 3 Recap (Photos/Videos)

RECAP: OUTSIDE LANDS MUSIC FESTIVAL DAY 2 & 3 (Text and photos by Adrian Garro/Rock Cellar Magazine) The final two days of the Outside Lands Music & Art Festival were...

Rock Cellar Magazine | August Album Reviews
August 11, 2012
August Album Reviews

Alanis Morissette Slightly Stoopid The Darkness Toadies Susanna Hoffs Dispatch Steve Vai Alanis Morissette Havoc and Bright Lights With her new album Havoc and Bright Lights, Alanis Morissette re-affirms herself...

Rock Cellar Magazine | What The Funk?!  Mark Farner’s Excellent Adventure (Interview)
July 17, 2012
What The Funk?! Mark Farner’s Excellent Adventure (Interview)

So much has been written about the life and times of Grand Funk Railroad – the hits and the misses, the legal fights and the mismanagement, the groupies and the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Paul Rodgers is “The Voice”
May 16, 2012
Paul Rodgers is “The Voice”

As the old proverb goes: “You may know a man by the company he keeps.” Though his name is synonymous with Bad Company, Paul Rodgers, a consummate songwriter and performer,...

Rock Cellar Magazine | "Relatively Speaking" – Musicians Talk About Their Famous Kin
May 16, 2012
"Relatively Speaking" – Musicians Talk About Their Famous Kin

Intro Lukas Nelson Jenda Hall Derringer Miles Nielsen Sarah Lee Guthrie Trying to make it in music is tough.  But if you are related to a reigning superstar, either by blood...

Rock Cellar Magazine | May Album Reviews
May 11, 2012
May Album Reviews

John Mayer Chimes of Freedom Silversun Pickups The Dandy Warhols Jack White Garbage Norah Jones Jay Farrar/Will Johnson/Anders Parker/Yim Yames John Mayer – Born and Raised In The Age of...

Rock Cellar Magazine | April Album Reviews
April 11, 2012
April Album Reviews

The Shins Dr. John Counting Crows Alabama Shakes Elvis Costello & the Imposters The Shins Port of Morrow Port of Morrow, the first proper Shins album since 2007’s Wincing the...

Rock Cellar Magazine | March Album Reviews
March 11, 2012
March Album Reviews

Bruce Springsteen Michael Brunnock Sinéad O’Connor Pink Floyd Mars Volta Andrew Bird The Cranberries Bruce Springsteen Wrecking Ball Bruce Springsteen’s 17th studio album, Wrecking Ball, is another solid entry into...

Rock Cellar Magazine | February Album Reviews
February 16, 2012
February Album Reviews

  Paul McCartney – Kisses on the Bottom Kick off your shoes, pour a glass of wine or tea, light a fire. If allowed, the light, romantic mood of Kisses...

Rock Cellar Magazine | January Album Reviews
January 11, 2012
January Album Reviews

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Amy Winehouse Jane’s Addiction Jimmy Cliff Coldplay Trent Reznor & Atticus Ross – The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Soundtrack) Their second collaboration with...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Fictional Bands & Musicians NOT Named Spinal Tap
July 20, 2011
Fictional Bands & Musicians NOT Named Spinal Tap

Ever since Spinal Tap skewered classic rock bands with their excess, egos and miniature Stonehenge stage props back in 1984, many other fictional musicians and bands have popped up in...

Rock Cellar Magazine | Bands & Artists with Short but Important Careers
June 10, 2011
Bands & Artists with Short but Important Careers

It’s hard enough being in a band without having to deal with the added stress of expectations weighing down upon you. Throughout rock history, bands and artists have had to...