5 years ago
If you listen to one of Tim Kasher's breathless indie-rock ballads and think to yourself, "That reminds me a little of Bright Eyes," well, no shit. Like Bright Eyes chief emoter Conor Oberst, Kasher grew up in Omaha and attended Catholic boys scho...
6 years ago
Not quite the Dropkick Murphys-style fiddle jockeys their name vaguely suggests, Reckless Kelly has been making twangy alt-country roots-rock since they formed in Bend, Oregon, in the mid-'90s. Named after Australian bank robber Ned Kelly, the ban...
8 years ago
Norwegian pop-punk damsel Ida Maria is making a serious run at American stardom, and that's awesome. We love, love, love Scandinavian pop stars, with their plump cheeks, slick sounds and oh-so-slightly fractured English. But Ida Maria's rise is we...