Simple Creatures releases trippy video for “Strange Love”

Mark Hoppus (blink-182) and Alex Gaskarth’s (All Time Low) supergroup, Simple Creatures, rolled out its second single in the form of a psychedelic music video on Thursday. This comes after last month’s surprise release of “Drug,” dropping the same day as their formation announcement. The two pop-punk all-stars are feeling a little more pop with these releases, proving Simple Creatures is truly a side project … Continue reading Simple Creatures releases trippy video for “Strange Love”

Weezer drops surprise album of covers, sparks Twitter debates

Weezer’s running out of colors. We all knew Weezer’s Black Album was coming this year, but we certainly weren’t expecting this. You’ve heard their cover of “Africa,” and maybe even “Rosanna,” but now the nerdy alt-rockers are coming in strong with a 10-track album of covers, all nicely wrapped in the color teal. The Teal Album features covers of Michael Jackson, TLC, Tears For Fears, … Continue reading Weezer drops surprise album of covers, sparks Twitter debates

Mark Hoppus and Alex Gaskarth team up for Simple Creatures

Like father, like son. Blink-182’s Mark Hoppus and his protégé Alex Gaskarth (of All Time Low) are making waves in the music world today with the announcement that they’re once again collaborating, but not just as a feature on a song. The two pop-punk heavyweights may have entered the recording studio as just friends, but they left as bandmates. (And no, Alex isn’t coming in … Continue reading Mark Hoppus and Alex Gaskarth team up for Simple Creatures

Mike Shinoda releases two songs, announces album

Rejoice, Mike Shinoda fans. We’re getting an album. The Linkin Park rapper/singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist announced this morning that he’ll be following up January’s Post Traumatic EP with a 16-track LP by the same name, to be released June 15. The announcement came with the release of his first single, “Crossing A Line,” as well as another song off the album, “Nothing Makes Sense Anymore.” Both arrive with music videos, … Continue reading Mike Shinoda releases two songs, announces album

Kodaline return with pop-infused anthem ‘Follow Your Fire’

Irish alternative rock band Kodaline are stepping back into the spotlight with the release of their latest single, “Follow Your Fire.” It’s been three years since the release of their second LP, Coming Up for Air, and as much as we loved and appreciated the I Wouldn’t Be EP back in October, it wasn’t enough. It’s never enough when it comes to Kodaline. Each track the group produces … Continue reading Kodaline return with pop-infused anthem ‘Follow Your Fire’