Modest Mouse is the type of band that generates both fair weather fans and obsessive fans. If you are one of the former than attending one of their shows can either be a great experience or an incredible disappointment. If you are one...Show More Summary
A double headlining bill that played against expectations in all the best ways.
Right before heading out on tour with Modest Mouse this summer, Brand New released new merchandise forecasting their demise: 2000-2018, their new T-shirts read. Eighteen forever — poetic, prescient, probably a little bit of bullshit. The band has always taken a tongue-in-cheek approach to their marketing — “mics are for singing not swinging,” anyone? — […]
Three of Brand New's first four songs were off their last album, 2009's Daisy, which is really a hell of a way to start a show. It's their heaviest, noisiest album. Even if you don't know the words, you'd have to be a robot to feel nothing from the sheer power of those songs in a live setting... Continue reading…
Brand New/Modest Mouse, Girl Band, The Muffs, King Sunny Ade, Night Beats, Gojira, Wildhoney/Literature, Lil Bibby, and more Thursday show options in NYC. Continue reading…
“Hi, we’re Brand New,” Jesse Lacey said last night (7/12) at the Merriweather Post Pavilion stop of their co-headlining tour with Modest Mouse. The set then opened abruptly with “Mene,” the sunshine of golden hour pouring into the pavilion... Continue reading…
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It might have been Isaac Brock and Jesse Lacey who celebrated their birthdays over the weekend, but it was the fans at their nearly sold-out Sunday night show at Chastain Park Amphitheatre who received a...
The band's frontman reaffirms their impending disbandment during summer tour kick-off with Modest Mouse.
Covers of Bob Seger, Modest Mouse, and Judy Garland with Mike Patton, Will Oldham, and Minnie Driver.
Studio for Schools, a non-profit started by the Growlers drummer Scott Montoya and operated with his dad, seeks to design and build music and film production studios in low-income schools. In support of the project, t he Black Keys,Show More Summary
The Black Keys, Ian MacKaye, Modest Mouse and more have donated a variety of items to an eBay charity auction benefiting Studios for Schools, a nonprofit aimed at building recording and production spaces in high schools. The auction also features bundles from the Coathangers and Burger Records, as well as a collection...
The 2016 Beale Street Music Festival in Memphis, TN from 4/29-5/1/16 included Neil Young performing with his current touring group the Promise of the Real, Beck, Paul Simon, Meghan Trainor, Jason Derulo, Modest Mouse and more. Photos by L Paul Mann. The post Neil Young, Beck, Paul Simon & More Lead 2016 Beale Street Music Festival (PHOTOS) appeared first on Glide Magazine.
The band's new album, Delusions of Grand Fur, coincides with the 20th anniversary of an indie classic.
Sounds like: Radiohead, The Clash, Modest Mouse, Menomena, Phantogram, Liars What's so good? I wrote about Iska Dhaaf's Invisible Cities a few months ago. The first taste of their sophomore album, The Wanting Creature, the track is a...Show More Summary
Johnny Marr has announced his autobiography. Set the Boy Free will span his childhood in 1960s Manchester, through the ascent of the Smiths, and up to his more recent work in Electronic and with Modest Mouse, the Pretenders, the Cribs, the The, and as a solo artist. Show More Summary
Modest Mouse famously hails from Issaquah, a sleepy Washington suburb. Growing up somewhere so remote contributed to the band’s preoccupation with claustrophobia and isolation that sprawls especially on their debut, This Is a Long Drive For Someone With Nothing to Think About. Show More Summary
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An interesting study here shows that lower levels of dopamine D2 receptor (D2R) achieved via genetic engineering in mice lead to a modestly reduced life span. This result appears to be mediated by behavioral changes, such as lesser physical activity, greater food intake, and consequently higher body mass, rather than by any other mechanism. Show More Summary
Two years ago I was feverishly working to help pay for my dream wedding in Walt Disney World (modest for most, but a dream wedding for me - marriage with the Mouse requires some decent funds!). We were on track and on budget to haveShow More Summary