Sunday, January 22, 2017

strad style

In a broad sense, people are strange creatures, each of us with our own unique quirks and kinks that make us individual, even as...
Dave Made a Maze

Few things in life are harder than coming to terms with the fact you may never reach your dreams. We all have a vision...
lany ilysb

LANY are already rolling with plenty of news to start the new year. The Los Angeles trio has a tour coming up and their...
colossal

From the original Godzilla films to Pacific Rim and Cloverfield, kaiju have been a part of movies for decades. Through all of that, the...
the young wild

For much of the nation, today's a particularly tough day to accept (or even comprehend), but we're not here to get political. However, if...
Sorority Noise

Remember when we took bets on Sorority Noise being the band to know in 2017? Here's definitive proof in the form of their new...
Split

M. Night Shyamalan’s new film Split is now in theaters, and if you have yet to see it you should probably stop reading this...
Sorority Noise

Remember when we took bets on Sorority Noise being the band to know in 2017? Here's definitive proof in the form of their new...
japandroids-single

Japandroids' long awaited follow-up to Celebration Rock is almost here. Near To The Wild Heart Of Life is out next Friday, but you don't...
flint eastwood

Detroit native Jax Anderson, performing under the name Flint Eastwood, is a beloved staple in the Michigan music scene. She's set to reach that...
Jonathan Burgess

Ohio songwriter Jonathan Burgess will release a brand new album this Friday, January 20, titled White Light Devil. Substream has teamed up with Burgess...
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...
lany ilysb

LANY are already rolling with plenty of news to start the new year. The Los Angeles trio has a tour coming up and their...
colossal

From the original Godzilla films to Pacific Rim and Cloverfield, kaiju have been a part of movies for decades. Through all of that, the...
the young wild

For much of the nation, today's a particularly tough day to accept (or even comprehend), but we're not here to get political. However, if...
discovery

Suicide is a serious issue. There's no other way to put it. It's sadly still an issue that affects many people, and it shouldn't...
logan 2nd trailer

When the first trailer for Logan came out, it looked like 20th Century Fox was giving Hugh Jackman the sendoff as Wolverine he deserved....
SUPERMASSIVE

Earlier this month, New York duo Supermassive unleashed their very first single, "Hollow Days," to great response. Today, we have the honor of sharing...
banks trainwreck

"Trainwreck" is one of our favorite tracks off of BANKS's second studio album, The Altar. We've been jamming to the furious energy of the...

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...
japandroids-single

Japandroids' long awaited follow-up to Celebration Rock is almost here. Near To The Wild Heart Of Life is out next Friday, but you don't...
third eye blind 20 tour

In news that serves as a reminder that we're all getting old, 2017 marks the 20th anniversary of Third Eye Blind's beloved self-titled debut...
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,...

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...

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Split

M. Night Shyamalan’s new film Split is now in theaters, and if you have yet to see it you should probably stop reading this...
Spike Jonze

Spike Jonze has built a directorial career for himself by being that guy. You know, the guy who’s into all the really weird shit...
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...