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They Are Not Men! They Are Devo!

Salvatore Bono | Posted 08.26.2014 | New York
Salvatore Bono

Devo has always been and continue to be revolutionary. Take a listen to any modern pop song on the radio these days and you will hear a Devo influence.

The Metric Of More

Paul Jarvis | Posted 08.12.2014 | Business
Paul Jarvis

I realize we're all trying to run our own creative businesses and that building an audience is important. But we beat ourselves up too often for not reaching enough people, especially when we're starting out.

Put the Smartphone Down and Enjoy the Show!

Reid Wegley | Posted 08.06.2014 | Entertainment
Reid Wegley

The smartphone craze is destroying the concert-going experience, at least according to the musicians and the pro photographers who take pictures of sa...

Bonnaroo Lets Social Media Choose Next Performer At Upcoming Music Festival

Shira Lazar | Posted 07.14.2014 | Entertainment
Shira Lazar

Ever dreamed of rocking out with your band at Bonnaroo? How about sprouting wings and taking flight over the crowd at Bonnaroo like an eagle? Well, we...

The Mowgli's: Peace, Love and Taxes

Maggie Hollander | Posted 04.18.2014 | Entertainment
Maggie Hollander

For The Mowgli's, things are cheaper by the dozen... except for cab fare. The seven-person group travels in a 15-seat van, accompanied by friends, cre...

WATCH: Indie Rock Band Cheatahs Brings The Noise With 'The Swan'

HuffPost Live | Lauren Betesh | Posted 03.03.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Indie rock group Cheatahs graced HuffPost Live's stage, performing "The Swan" and "Kenworth" off their debut album. After the performance, host Theo B...

Goddess of New Wave: A Conversation With Berlin's Terri Nunn

J.L. Sirisuk | Posted 11.27.2013 | Entertainment
J.L. Sirisuk

It was in the midst of glam metal and punk rock in late 1970s Los Angeles that Terri Nunn, the queen of New Wave, emerged as the lead vocalist of Berlin. Nunn mesmerized with tantalizing appeal, encompassing the alluring glam of David Bowie combined with the powerful confidence of Grace Slick.

Norway's Version of The Lonely Island Released The Most Awesome Music Video About Animal Noises

Shira Lazar | Posted 11.05.2013 | Comedy
Shira Lazar

Known as Norway's version of The Lonely Island, Ylvis is a comedy duo and band that creates fun music videos for just about everything, including an...

The Tomás Doncker Band Hollers the Blues of Howlin' Wolf

Marcel Hidalgo | Posted 09.29.2013 | Arts
Marcel Hidalgo

It wasn't just the guitar that was loud, so was Chester's voice. And it got louder as his living conditions got tougher. His massive body, weighting up to 300 pounds, both scared and impressed people. Howlin' Wolf, the name his grandfather gave him, would become an important figure.

I'm With Mitt: A Quick Aside for Christie

Steven Brykman | Posted 07.10.2013 | Comedy
Steven Brykman

I'm not one to let the Republicans get away with much, as anyone knows who's read any part of this blog, but there's only one word to describe NPR's coverage of New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's recent lap-band surgery -- unfair.

Sleeping With The Band: Fitz And The Tantrums

Dr. Christopher Winter | Posted 06.28.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Christopher Winter

With touring comes lots of time on the road, with band and crew members trying to get some rest in between commitments. Anywhere from eight to 10 band and crew members sleep on the bus.

How We Create Family Harmony

Maureen Anderson | Posted 04.10.2013 | Parents
Maureen Anderson

Once upon a time, I was on the dance floor with my college boyfriend. It was at a disco -- remember those? -- and I thought I was doing an OK job of imitating the moves of the people around us. Wrong.

Lucas Kavner

High School Mariachi Changes Students' Lives

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucas Kavner | Posted 06.18.2012 | Home

Eloy Martinez didn't fall into Zapata High School's mariachi band as much as he was completely bowled over by it. Six years ago, he was a fifth grader...

Scientists Find Groovy New Use For Star Data

Posted 06.14.2012 | Science

By: SPACE.com Staff Published: 06/13/2012 12:07 PM EDT on SPACE.com Scientists have created a melody that's truly out of this world, turning num...

'It's Time' for Imagine Dragons: An Interview With Front Man Dan

Jon Chattman | Posted 07.02.2012 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

2012-05-02-chattman.jpg I caught up with Imagine Dragons' front man Dan Reynolds and asked him their current tour and how "It's Time" manages to stay cool even when played ad nauseum on my favorite alt-rock station.

Non-American Musicians Are Not Faking Their American-English Accents

The Huffington Post | Amber Genuske | Posted 02.03.2012 | Home

What are two young (born in the 90s young) Swedish gals doing writing songs titled "Emmylou," after the one and only country singer Emmy Lou Harris an...

WATCH: Surfer Blood Perform On 'Jimmy Fallon'

Posted 01.10.2012 | Miami

Last night, West Palm Beach indie band Surfer Blood performed on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon. See the clip below and the full episode on LateNightWit...

Iron Maiden Frontman Bruce Dickinson May Start Own Airline

Posted 11.23.2011 | Travel

After England's Astraeus Airlines announced Monday that it would cease all flights due to budget shortfalls, the company's best known pilot, Iron Maid...

The Perfect Balance of Art vs. Science

Taryn Haight | Posted 10.11.2011 | Entertainment
Taryn Haight

I was reassured that not all was lost for live music the night I witnessed Art vs. Science rock a packed-out show earlier this year at Mercury Lounge.

Sound Bites: Gomez HP Exclusive Premiere New Song; Mother Mother Interview

Jon Chattman | Posted 08.14.2011 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

What makes the latest album from indie rockers Gomez different than all previous efforts? For starters, frontman Ian Ball said, "it sounds like it's the same band all the way through the record... this would be a first for us."

Reigning MEN: Le Tigre's Samson Talks "Body," Band, and No Boundaries

Jon Chattman | Posted 06.06.2011 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

Le Tigre is still together, but that hasn't stopped members JD Samson and Johanna Fateman from exploring other musical interests. The Brooklyn-based MEN is much more than simply a side project.

Why Music Should Be Experienced Live

Taryn Haight | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Taryn Haight

At the hands of technology and busy schedules it's important to remember just how much depth music can possess when it's being played between people -- rather than through headphones.

The 1900s on The Interview Show

Mark Bazer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Mark Bazer

The 1900s, one of my favorite Chicago bands, performed on The Interview Show, the talk show I host at The Hideout. The band's new album, "Return of the Century," comes out on Nov. 2.

morning benders' Frontman Chris Chu Chats From NYC Rooftop on Being a "Morning" Person

Jon Chattman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

I spoke with Chu last month and asked him about staying grounded, the current tour, opening up for amazing artists, and overall, his mellowness in the midst of a chaotic industry.

"Driving Ambition"

Jerry Zezima | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

Feeding and clothing your children are not nearly as important as driving them all over town every day.