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The Hold Steady

Finishing One Year and Starting Another With The Hold Steady

Salvatore Bono | Posted 03.03.2015 | New York
Salvatore Bono

Australia may be the first country to ring in a New Year but New York will always be the epicenter of New Year's Eve festivities. If you want to struggle in Times Square and wait like cattle going to slaughter and pack in the cold to watch the ball drop or go to an expensive club or bar.

'Rock Doesn't Come Much More Classic'

AP | STEVEN WINE | Posted 03.24.2014 | Entertainment

The Hold Steady, "Teeth Dreams" (Razor & Tie) The Hold Steady is a garage band at heart, but it's a two-car garage in a nice neighborhood, and there ...

How to Succeed in Concertgoing by Really Trying: My 24 Hours With The Hold Steady, Beach House and OFF!

Ben E. Kessler | Posted 12.19.2012 | DC
Ben E. Kessler

It was all over: four shows in 24 hours. There's a lot to experience in our city. If you don't mind temporary exhaustion you just might be able to do it all.

Craig Finn and His Crazy New Cast of Characters

Julie Kocsis | Posted 04.01.2012 | Home
Julie Kocsis

While the Hold Steady's albums mixed styles varying from bar band to punk to Springsteen's "Rosalita"-influenced rock and roll, Finn's first solo project has mostly a glowing, alt-country feel with a few surprises thrown in here and there.

"Glory Days": A Playlist for The Opening of Baseball Season

David Wild | Posted 05.31.2011 | Sports
David Wild

True confession: baseball was my first love. Soon, like the American male I am, I cheated and fell hard for music. But on this shiny opening day, here's a playlist that puts my first two passions together.

The Hold Steady Burn Down the Beacon Theater

Salvatore Bono | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Salvatore Bono

I have seen this band numerous times before and keep falling more and more in love with them after each gig. They play their hearts out as if each gig is going to be their last.

HuffPost Premiere: Dead Confederate's "Run From The Gun," Plus Conversations With Tegan & Sara and Hayley Taylor, and More

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna


Play > Skip: New Music for May 11

Shawn Amos | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Shawn Amos

The change of musical seasons is upon us. The Big Music Machine is pushing out albums that will make you want to run away with a rock band for the summer.

Craig Finn Discusses Music, Health Care, and Following One's Dreams

Liz Glover | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Liz Glover

Watch my chat with the vocalist and guitarist for the band "The Hold Steady": 2009-09-02-grab.jpg