'We wanted the songs to be bright and colorful,' says the band of its new LP, 'Optica'
Synth-pop titans avoid the Eighties and triumph at first gig in three years
Jake Bugg, Lord Huron, Surfer Blood, and more hit Rolling Stone's Rock Room
'The first thing we did after three years of touring was sleep for about six days straight'
'She never told me anything wrong'
Says the frontman, 'It's not a party – it's a celebration!'
Health issues continue to plague singer
'Don't believe the nonsense,' Maine writes on Twitter
Chelsea Light Moving, Fitz and the Tantrums also hit our SXSW day party in Austin
Singer was set to perform tonight in Birmingham, Alabama
'Pussy Riot - A Punk Prayer' was bought by network at Sundance Film Festival