Frontwoman Brittany Howard discusses the band's sophomore album.
photo: Alabama Shakes at ACL 2012 (more by Glen Brown) Alabama Shakes are a few days away from releasing their Blake Mills-produced sophomore album, Sound & Color, on ATO, and they're now streaming it in full at NPR. Check it...
Alabama Shakes “Sound & Color” Man, this song just sounds like it’s begging to be sampled and turned into a rap track, doesn’t it? I’d bet the band actually was influenced by sample-based rap in arranging this – it’s drawing on a lot of ’60s and ‘70s soul music, but the way the elements click […]
A classy effort.
Let’s face it. Brittany Howard is a once-in-a-generation talent. Her voice can bring you to your knees one minute and have you charging into battle the next. And while she may be the star, the fact that she was able to link up with three other amazing musicians at such a tender age is fortuitous, [...]
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Roots rockers return with their highly-anticipated sophomore album.
Dozens of moments stood out during Day 1 of Coachella 2015. In addition to Lil B's afternoon weird-fest and AC/DC's headlining head-smash, each stage held glory. Below, five that stick out for me (on four hours' sleep).
Beck, Alabama Shakes, Elton John, Willie Nelson, Nas, and many more involved.
Mumford & Sons have their upcoming traveling festival Gentlemen of the Road hitting the NYC-area (NJ) in June with The Flaming Lips, Alabama Shakes, The Maccabees, JEFF the Brotherhood and more; but they'll be in NYC proper much sooner...
Alabama Shakes knew right away that their second album was going to take them down a strange new path. The first track the band laid down for Sound & Color (out April 21st) was "Gemini," a six-minute slow-crawl mood piece that sounds more like Sly Stone's There's a Riot Goin'...
Photo by Vanessa Heins Father John Misty has announced an extension to his current tour. It will take him around the world this summer and fall, in support of his recent I Love You, Honeybear. He'll hit various festivals and open for Alabama Shakes. Show More Summary
The New Pornographers band member to hit Northside Festival and play alongside Alabama Shakes.
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An incredibly groovy number taken from the band's forthcoming LP, Sound & Color.
With its highly anticipated second album, this band of small-town misfits finally has a ticket out — not that they would ever leave.
Alabama Shakes gave a taste of what to expect from their forthcoming album during a high energy show last weekend. [ more › ]
photo: The Cribs at Bowery Ballroom in 2008 (more by Tim Griffin) You can browse our full NYC show calendar for all of tonight's shows, but here are some highlights... D'Angelo and the Vanguard @ Best Buy Theatre Neo-soul great...
Roots rockers showcase their new single "Don't Wanna Fight".