Pinegrove Announce Fall Headlining US Tour
Jun27

Pinegrove Announce Fall Headlining US Tour

Montclair, New Jersey band Pinegrove have announced a headlining fall tour with support from Florist and Lomelda. Pre-sale tickets are available today and tickets will be on-sale this Thursday, June 29th at 10am local time. Pinegrove released their latest album Cardinal in 2016 on Run For Cover Records, which landed an plenty of end year best of lists. TFN highly recommends checking out this band live and you can check all of their...

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The Killers: “The Man” [Single Review]
Jun15

The Killers: “The Man” [Single Review]

The Killers “The Man” Island Records [2017] The Killers are back. And if anybody thought that they would be dialing it back, they’ve got a post-Eighties disco-funk wall of sound to reckon with. The Las Vegas pop rock vets yesterday released the lead single from “Wonderful Wonderful,” their first full length LP since 2012’s “Battle Born.” The song, appropriately titled “The...

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The National Return: New Album, Tour & Limited Vinyl
May11

The National Return: New Album, Tour & Limited Vinyl

The National have announced their 7th studio album – Sleep Well Beast – to be released on September 8th via 4AD. Sleep Well Beast was produced by member Aaron Dessner with co-production by Bryce Dessner and Matt Berninger. The album was mixed by Peter Katis and recorded at Aaron Dessner’s Hudson Valley, New York studio, Long Pond, with additional sessions having taken place in Berlin, Paris & Los Angeles. The...

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TFN New Music Spotlight: Lost Balloons – “Numb”
May09

TFN New Music Spotlight: Lost Balloons – “Numb”

Texas and Japan team up for a trans-pacific, 2 man summertime pop explosion! Lost Balloons are Jeff Burke (Radioactivity, Marked Men, etc etc) and Yusuke Okada (of Japan’s Suspicious Beasts). Hey Summer is their 2nd album, following 2015’s self-titled debut on German’s Alien Snatch Records. The 2 play all the instruments and split singing/songwriting duties. This group moves into different territory for Burke as it...

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Brainiac Documentary on Kickstarter: Pledge Now!
Apr20

Brainiac Documentary on Kickstarter: Pledge Now!

Brainiac is one of the best and also one of the most tragic stories in the music history of Dayton, Ohio. The mid 90’s was an explosion for “alternative rock” and with groups like Guided By Voices and The Breeders hailing from the Gem City, Dayton Ohio was on the indie map. Hell, the hype even brought Billy Corgan of the Smashing Pumpkins one night to our small, notable and now closed venue Canal Street Tavern. There...

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TFN New Music Spotlight: Doug Tuttle – “Bait The Sun”
Apr03

TFN New Music Spotlight: Doug Tuttle – “Bait The Sun”

Doug Tuttle’s slick 60’s sound has always been a favorite, so getting excited for a new record is a given. Tuttle will release Peace Potato on May 5th via Trouble In Mind Records and then will embark on a tour (dates below). For a sound you can think of Tuttle as a modern day George Harrison, Richard Thomspon, and Todd Rundgren. Heavy praise but Tuttle backs it up. Check out his new track below. Tour dates May 7th –...

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