Monday, January 16, 2017

native tongue

Midwest rock band Native Tongue released their debut EP, titled Driftwood Head, well over a year ago, in the fall of 2015. With a...
20th century women

Call me a sentimental sucker, but I tend to feel a certain affinity for films that explore the divide between people of differing generations....
sleepless

If you have the opportunity to walk into Sleepless knowing as little as possible about the French film it is based on I wholeheartedly...
train to busan

The biggest zombie film of 2016 is the first great horror film to arrive on home video in 2017. Train To Busan will finally...
sonny Moore skrillex

Sonny Moore has spent the past decade redefining the world of electronic music under the name Skrillex, but alternative fans know the 29-year-old has...
Carousel Kings

Lancaster, Pennsylvania four-piece Carousel Kings are gearing up to release their third album, titled Charm City, which will be available on February 10 through...
The Chainsmokers Paris

If you thought 2016 would be the year the Chainsmokers peaked, think again. The duo behind last year's megahit "Closer" (that also featured Halsey)...
sonny Moore skrillex

Sonny Moore has spent the past decade redefining the world of electronic music under the name Skrillex, but alternative fans know the 29-year-old has...
vista

East Coast rock trio VISTA have a brand new single that will see an official release this Friday, January 13 (available via iTunes upon...
laura marling

Laura Marling is one of the best folk singer-songwriters operating today, and we're thrilled to hear new music from her. Marling has given a...
Makeshift

New York four-piece Makeshift create music with elements that come together in a formula that's tried and true within the realms of pop-punk and...
the new up

San Francisco rock duo The New Up are just three weeks out from the release of their newest album, Tiny Mirrors, and today we...
japandroids-single

Ever since Japandroids announced their new album Near To The Wild Heart Of Life and released the title track for it, we've been impatiently...
Clubhouse

As I look outside my office window this afternoon I am greeted by freezing temperatures and falling snow. The news is claiming that the...
native tongue

Midwest rock band Native Tongue released their debut EP, titled Driftwood Head, well over a year ago, in the fall of 2015. With a...
Carousel Kings

Lancaster, Pennsylvania four-piece Carousel Kings are gearing up to release their third album, titled Charm City, which will be available on February 10 through...
The Chainsmokers Paris

If you thought 2016 would be the year the Chainsmokers peaked, think again. The duo behind last year's megahit "Closer" (that also featured Halsey)...
Bellows

One of 2016's best pop songs now has a music video. Check out the visual for Bellows' "Orange Juice" below, via CLRVYNT. "Orange Juice," a...
a24

Get ready to take notes and come up with theories, sci-fi fans: We have a mystery to solve. Film studio A24 posted a new...
xx film

We here at Substream love horror, as you might have caught onto by now. We're always looking for films that will have us leaving...
cars 3 extended

I think everyone was shocked by how serious the initial teaser for Cars 3 was when it was released at Thanksgiving. It looked like...

In an era when many music outlets are focusing solely on their digital efforts, we here at Substream continue to pour our hearts and...
pup-cover

Phantogram have an album out today. It's called Three, and it's pretty dang good. PUP released an album earlier this year. That album is...
Desires

Just a week after sharing their spin on G-Eazy's hit single "Me, Myself, and I," Michigan post-hardcore group Desires are once again partnering with...
Desires

A great cover song released at just the right time can be a game-changer for any band or musician on the rise. In a...
dinosaur pile-up

Hot on the heels of their third studio album, Eleven Eleven, English rock trio Dinosaur Pile-Up have recorded a live studio version of Dire...
taking back sunday

In an era when many music outlets are focusing solely on their digital efforts, we here at Substream continue to pour our hearts and...
trash boat premiere

As they prepare to release their newest album through Hopeless Records on June 17, U.K. band Trash Boat have taken to their 'The Things...
lany 2017

LANY had a fantastic 2016. "WHERE THE HELL ARE MY FRIENDS" was a huge hit, they released the kinda EP, and toured extensively. The...
the xx

Earlier this week The xx shared the second track off upcoming album I See You, entitled "Say Something Loving." Now the band has shared...
Modern Baseball

The first must-see alternative rock tour of 2017 is upon us. This spring, Modern Baseball will bless us with a huge, North American headlining tour. Judging by the...

Local Natives spent 2016 giving us all sorts of singles and tour news before gifting us with a new album, Sunlit Youth. The exciting...
K Flay

It is currently negative seven degrees outside our Minneapolis office (and by office I mean the two bedroom apartment I share with my wife,...
Enter Shikari

It’s hard to believe we are already celebrating the decade anniversaries for albums released in 2007, but with less than three full weeks to...
the Japanese house

Amber Bain, more commonly known as the Japanese House, is riding high right now. Her EP, Swim Against The Tide, is out, and single...

Every day is a good day to be a fan of Julien Baker. In that regard, today is especially exciting as Baker talked to...
Mom Jeans

You know we are getting toward the end of the year when publications and blogs of all sizes begin tripping over one another to...
thieves

Austin, Texas band Thieves have signed to Revival Recordings to release their debut studio album, titled No Motive, on November 25. To celebrate their...
PWR BTTM

PWR BTTM, one of 2015's best breakout acts, are headed for bigger and better things. The band has inked a contract with Polyvinyl, and...
Chris Farren

It's a glorious day in the world of music, and we all have the fine folks at SideOneDummy to thank. Having already graced us...

Dayton, Ohio's Save The Lost Boys have just announced their signing with Victory Records, where they'll continue to offer their own brand of supercharged...

Formerly inactive rock/psychobilly trio Tiger Army have returned with their first new single in nine years. Stream "Prisoner of the Night" below. The song will...

EDITORIAL

Top 25 films of 2016

The Golden Globes were last night, and like many of you we were huddled around our televisions watching Hollywood's best and brightest (mostly those...
muddy paw

There's something so completely satisfying about that feeling of discovering a new band for the first time, and hitting repeat on their track for...
pan's labyrinth

I was 17 when I first saw Pan’s Labyrinth. It was a DVD rental on a weekend at my dad’s house, something my not-quite-adult...