alternative

The Song Cage the Elephant Has Played Live the Most

The music of Cage the Elephant has been an important part of the last decade, growing and evolving which each release since their debut 10 years ago. But that’s only half of the story. Matt Shultz and the band have become one of the most explosive and enthralling live bands on the planet, with...
Read More

PHOTOS: Our Favorite Moments From RADIO.COM's 'Not So Silent Night’ in New York

RADIO.COM and ALT 92.3’s Not So Silent Night invaded Barclays Center in Brooklyn on Thursday night, providing a perfect party to say goodbye to a decade of amazing music. Some of the biggest and most important bands we’ve met along the way, stood side by side and rocked a sold out room of fans...
Read More

Not So Silent Night: How Noel Gallagher Helped Mumford & Sons Find 'Guiding Light'

Backstage at RADIO.COM and ALT 92.3’s Not So Silent Night , Marcus Mumford and Ben Lovett of Mumford & Sons walked us through the process behind their latest album Delta , talked about the power of radio, and shared a somewhat inspirational run-in with Noel Gallagher of Oasis . “I was taking a...
Read More

Not So Silent Night: The Evolution of Albums With Jimmy Eat World

25 years deep into an amazing career, Jimmy Eat World has a lot to look back on as we end another decade. Backstage at RADIO.COM and ALT 92.3’s Not So Silent Night in Brooklyn, the band talked with Kevan Kenney about the way songwriting has changed over the years for them, which each new album...
Read More

Foster the People May Retire 'Pumped Up Kicks'

It’s not often a band considers retiring their most popular song, but that’s exactly where Foster the People stands with “Pumped up Kicks.” Frontman and songwriter Mark Foster says he’s thinking about leaving the band’s breakthrough hit out of all future live performances because it has run its...
Read More

Billie Eilish on Why It's a Great Time to Be Vegan

There’s no better time to be Billie Eilish . The “bad guy” singer is almost everyone’s top artist of 2019 and a record-breaking GRAMMY nominee, plus her vegan lifestyle is easier now than it has ever been. In a new interview with Variety , Eilish talks about the struggles of being vegan on tour but...
Read More

Van Halen Bassist Defends Billie Eilish for Not Knowing His Band

Van Halen bassist Wolfgang Van Halen isn’t offended that one of music’s hottest stars never heard of his band. In fact, Wolf is coming to the defense of Billie Eilish in a big way. The “controversy” that is blowing up music Twitter started when the 17-year-old “everything i wanted” singer appeared...
Read More

EXCLUSIVE: Skegss Strips Down 'Up in the Clouds' and 'Road Trip'

Australian alt-rockers Skegss spent most of November giving thanks to their fans in the U.S., but made it back home before the weather got too cold here. The carefree trio entertained crowds from Chicago to Long Beach with songs from their 2018 album My Own Mess and more, and now they’re here to...
Read More

Pearl Jam Announces First Tour Dates Since 2018

Pearl Jam has been relatively quiet for the past year or so, but the Seattle rockers are revving up the touring machine for 2020. The band has announced a run of European dates, including a massive show at London’s Hyde Park and three festival dates. 13 shows in all have been announced beginning...
Read More

EXCLUSIVE: 'Dissolve' Into This Special Performance From Absofacto

We were never really supposed to hear “Dissolve,” the slow-burning hit from Absofacto that broke through finally in 2019. Once just a bedroom project from songwriter and producer Jonathan Visger , the song wasn't made to be a part of our lives, just to help Visger work through his own. “I wrote it...
Read More

Pages