Author Archives: AZ 93.3

Munich Philharmonic Chamber Orchestra Covers Lisztomania

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Proving that classical music can be cool, the Munich Philharmonic Chamber Orchestra covers Lisztomania (originally performed by Phoenix). Watch: This cover is featured as the theme song for the Amazon original series ‘Mozart in the Jungle’. This is a must watch show for people who love music, love the arts, and have a flair for the dramatics. Be sure to check ... Read More »

Sneak Peek at ‘Alien: Covenant’

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‘Alien: Covenant’ is Ridley Scott’s prequel to a new series, and not really a sequel to Prometheus as previously suspected. It hits theaters May 19th, but because no one can wait patiently for a Ridley Scott film, Consequence of Sound released a five minute “sneak peek”. Watch “Prologue: Last Supper”: ‘Alien: Covenant’ Trailer: Read More »

Lana Del Rey Brings Back Her Soft Romance Aesthetic in ‘Love’

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Watch: Lana Del Rey’s new romantic song ‘Love’ coupled with her phantasmagoric music video for it are a throwback to 2012. She brings back the comforting vibes, and odd feelings of nostalgia that Born To Die/Paradise EP brought us. According to Rolling Stone, “Love” is the first single from Del Rey’s upcoming fifth studio album, a “body of work” created by the singer ... Read More »

History of Alternative Music

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Have you ever debated with your friends on where, when, and how the alternative genre started? Well debate no more, because the shop We Are Dorothy has made a “blueprint” for the history of alternative music. According to WIRED,  “To organize these complex connections, Quail based the poster on a circuit board from a transistor radio. (Dorothy’s last music-mapping print, ... Read More »

Twenty One Pilots Accept First Grammy…Without Pants On

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According to Alternative Press, Twenty One Pilots have just won their first Grammy for ‘Best Pop Duo/ Group Performance’. Of course, they do it in Twenty One Pilots fashion by going pantless on stage. “Anyone from anywhere can do anything,” Tyler Joseph said while accepting the award. Read More »

The Shins Announce New Album

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According to Consequence Of Sound, The Shins have announced that they’re moving forward with their fifth studio album. James Mercer said that his label was trying to hold off on releasing the album in order to secure a better lineup position at Coachella, but fans were concerned that there would be no album, since The Shins weren’t on the Coachella lineup. ... Read More »

Gorillaz’s Drop A “Kick-Ass Women” Mixtape Ahead Of Album Release

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According to Consequence Of Sound, this mixtape is sort of a window into the mind of where Gorillaz’s is at for their new album. “In search of new sounds and new inspiration, I found these kick-ass women who in their own individual ways are true pioneers in the writing, production and creation of MUSIC,” Noodle wrote on Twitter. “They have inspired me, ... Read More »

Foo Fighters Working On New Album in 2017

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According to Consequence of Sound,  Dave Graham, CEO of Latitude 38, the entertainment company behind BottleRock (music festival) told Dave Kerns of the Napa Valley Registry that “The Foo Fighters are in the studio all next year recording a new album and BottleRock may be their only show in 2017 in North America”. This would be the Foo Fighters’ 9th full ... Read More »

Cool Dude Eddie Vedder Donates $10,000 To Family

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The Washington Post  published an article in mid-December about a mother of six, Tyshika Britten, who wrote in her plea on Craglist, that “the family was facing eviction and had no money for Christmas gifts”. Pearl Jam frontman, Eddie Vedder was drawn to the story, telling The Washington Post that, “I was just so moved by the story and what this mother did ... Read More »