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194 items by John D. Luerssen

  • Devil Makes Three Bring Intensity on 'Stranger' – Song Premiere

    Devil Makes Three Bring Intensity on 'Stranger' – Song Premiere | ARTICLE

    Click to listen to The Devil Makes Three's "Stranger"  The Devil Makes Three's new barnburner, "Stranger," is long on the kind of intensity that has already earned the...

    August 29, 2013 9:00 AM ET
  • Jennifer Hudson Stars as 'Winnie Mandela'

    Jennifer Hudson Stars as 'Winnie Mandela' | VIDEO

    Winnie Mandela, the new film about the personal and political life of the wife of human rights activist and revered former South African President, Nelson Mandela, hits theatres September 6th. Ahead of the hotly anticipated...

    August 29, 2013 8:30 AM ET
  • Donna Summer Remixed by Chromeo, Oliver

    Donna Summer Remixed by Chromeo, Oliver | VIDEO

    Influential disco artist Donna Summer is the subject of a new remix record, Love to Love You Donna, slated for release on October 22nd. The first single and video from the project is this Chromeo and Oliver...

    August 28, 2013 9:30 AM ET
  • Premiere: Tech N9ne, 'Love 2 Dislike Me'

    Premiere: Tech N9ne, 'Love 2 Dislike Me' | VIDEO

    In support of his 13th album, Something Else – which recently peaked at Number Four on the Billboard Top 200 –Tech N9ne unveils the video for his new single "Love 2 Dislike Me." Shot inside a deteriorating...

    August 28, 2013 7:30 AM ET
  • Elton John Goes on 'Mexican Vacation'

    Elton John Goes on 'Mexican Vacation' | VIDEO

    Ahead of The Diving Board, Elton John's first studio recording of all-new solo material since 2006, the veteran performer renders this rollicking performance clip of "Mexican Vacation (Kids in the Candlelight)." Shot in black in white...

    August 28, 2013 7:00 AM ET
  • Premiere: !!!, 'Californiyeah'

    Premiere: !!!, 'Californiyeah' | VIDEO

    Filmed on the streets of Japan, in a hotel elevator and onstage, the video for !!!'s "Californiyeah" is as exuberant as the song itself is contagious. Extracted from the dance-punk outfit's fifth and latest album, THR!!!ER, one...

    August 26, 2013 7:55 AM ET
  • Premiere: Amos Lee, 'Man Who Wants You'

    Premiere: Amos Lee, 'Man Who Wants You' | VIDEO

    Amos Lee matches his stomping and soulful new single, "The Man Who Wants You," with a video shot inside the building where the 180-gram vinyl version of his forthcoming album was pressed. And although Lee goes...

    August 26, 2013 7:55 AM ET
  • Jack Johnson and Ben Harper Find 'Changes'

    Jack Johnson and Ben Harper Find 'Changes' | VIDEO

    Gentle singer-songwriter Jack Johnson teams with his peer Ben Harper on "Changes," an engaging new track and video on From Here to Now to You, Johnson's album that is out September 17th. Shot live inside...

    August 22, 2013 9:00 AM ET
  • Premiere: King Tuff, 'Sun Medallion'

    Premiere: King Tuff, 'Sun Medallion' | VIDEO

    College radio staple King Tuff turns out a new kaleidoscope-bolstered clip for "Sun Medallion," which is extracted from the recent reissue of his 2008 debut Was Dead. Shot in a graveyard, in the back of a moving...

    August 14, 2013 9:00 AM ET
  • Premiere: Ben Lee, 'On My Knees'

    Premiere: Ben Lee, 'On My Knees' | VIDEO

    Ben Lee has called his first foray into meditative music a "sonic document" of his experiences with Ayahuasca, the medicinal South American jungle vine. Equally unique is his approach to this video for "On My Knees," a...

    August 14, 2013 8:00 AM ET
  • Premiere: Dumb Numbers, 'Redrum'

    Premiere: Dumb Numbers, 'Redrum' | VIDEO

    What happens when Australian indie rocker Adam Harding joins forces with indie-rock heavyweights like Lou Barlow, the Melvins' Dale Crover, Best Coast's Bobb Bruno and others? You get Dumb Numbers, who have just released their self-titled debut.

    August 13, 2013 8:00 AM ET
  • The Wild Feathers Channel the Heartland on Debut - Album Premiere

    The Wild Feathers Channel the Heartland on Debut - Album Premiere | ARTICLE

    Nashville's Wild Feathers channel American rock spirit through-and-through on their solid, eponymous debut album, which drops August 13th on Warner Bros Records. Bringing to mind everyone from the Allman Brothers ("Hard Wind") to the Jayhawks ("Got It...

    August 9, 2013 8:00 AM ET
  • Band to Watch: Half Moon Run

    Band to Watch: Half Moon Run | VIDEO

    On the heels of a tour with Of Monsters and Men and a coveted slot at last week's Lollapalooza festival, Montreal indie-rockers Half Moon Run are rising fast. Here, you can watch them offer up a...

    August 8, 2013 8:00 AM ET
  • Band to Watch: Lucius

    Band to Watch: Lucius | VIDEO

    Rising Brooklyn quintet Lucius follows up its recent and much buzzed about appearance at Wilco's Solid Sound Festival with this twangy, emotive keeper, "Go Home." Boasting bow ties, big blue eyes and ...

    August 5, 2013 11:00 AM ET
  • Band to Watch: Tijuana Panthers

    Band to Watch: Tijuana Panthers | VIDEO

    Long Beach, California's experimental garage-poppers Tijuana Panthers deliver an offbeat, artful black-and-white video for "Boardwalk," from their latest album, Semi-Sweet. It stars guitarist Chad Wachtel, who rides an old BMW motorcycle across the desert; he hallucinates the...

    August 1, 2013 9:00 AM ET
  • Premiere: Joakim, 'Heartbeats' and 'Light'

    Premiere: Joakim, 'Heartbeats' and 'Light' | VIDEO

    Parisian club music performer, producer and Tigersushi label head Joakim follows up 2011's Nothing Gold with the mesmerizing combination of "Heartbeats/Another Light," a standalone single that signifies the artist's relocation from France to New York City. Matched...

    August 1, 2013 9:00 AM ET
  • Sheryl Crow Plays 'Best of Times' Live

    Sheryl Crow Plays 'Best of Times' Live | VIDEO

    Although Sheryl Crow's forthcoming album Feels Like Home – due September 10th – is categorically country in its approach, this performance clip for the bluesy barnburner "Best of Times" is a Southern rock winner. With harmonica in hand,...

    August 1, 2013 8:00 AM ET
  • Premiere: Maya Jane Coles Heads to Wake

    Premiere: Maya Jane Coles Heads to Wake | VIDEO

    Rising U.K. DJ and producer Maya Jane Coles teams with Kim Ann Foxman, formerly of Hercules and Love Affair, for this stellar dance floor number "Burning Bright." Mined from the British-Japanese artist's debut album, Comfort, this accompanying clip...

    July 31, 2013 1:25 PM ET
  • Premiere: Cody Chesnutt, 'I've Been Life'

    Premiere: Cody Chesnutt, 'I've Been Life' | VIDEO

    Neo-soul standout Cody Chesnutt puts a warm, vintage R&B stamp on "I've Been Life," the latest clip from his second album, Landing an a Hundred. Chesnutt appears in the company of costumed warriors in this uplifting video,...

    July 31, 2013 9:00 AM ET
  • Band to Watch: Alpine

    Band to Watch: Alpine | VIDEO

    Australian co-ed alt-pop band Alpine serves up an exciting new clip for "Hands," one of several stand-out tracks on the group's debut album, A is for Alpine. The video – the second by the band for the...

    July 30, 2013 1:50 PM ET
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