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A young U2 aka "Feedback."
A young U2 aka "Feedback."
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Before They Were Famous: Volume II

Did Coldplay start out as Starfish or MosquitoPop? For this iteration of Before They Were Famous, we have...a quiz! Test your knowledge of your favorite bands' backstories here.

 

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Under the Covers: Lorde/Kings of Leon

Your weekly dose of genre-bending with your favorite WBRU artists/songs!
From the genuinely good to the what-the-hell weird, we got you covered.

This week we're traveling back in time to when Lorde

Alt-J has moved on from Iceland; they're slated to play London's O2 Arena in January.
Alt-J has moved on from Iceland; they're slated to play London's O2 Arena in January.
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Before They Were Famous: Volume I

Our favorite artists weren’t always making the music we love them for—so what were they doing? WBRU is here to reveal the sometimes strange and often surprising stories behind the big names.

 

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Throwback Thursday: This Week in History

Here are the deets on what went down this week in music history:

1945 – Elvis Presley made his debut public appearance in a talent contest at the Mississippi Alabama Dairy Show. Ten-year-old Elvis sang 'Old Shep' and came in 2nd place, winning $5 and free carnival rides. Guess all the g

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Gettin’ ‘Wiggly’ Wit It

WBRU News Interviews Simon Pryce of The Wiggles (he's the red one). Simon lets you know what it's like to tour the world with The Wiggles, fills you in on how he got started with the famed kid's group, and offers many many other insights that'll make you want to wiggle!

The Wiggles are performing at the Vets Memorial Auditorium in Providence on September 25th

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Rock Hunt Semifinals: Night 3

The third and final night of Rock Hunt commenced Friday at 9 p.m. at the Fatt Squirrel. Semifinalists Smith&Weeden, Jetty, and The Can’t Nots battled for the final spot in the Rock Hunt Finals. After the WBRU Promotions de

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Jack Antonoff in Studio – Exclusive Video

Jack Antonoff stopped by WBRU studios to chat with us about all that is life and music. Check out exclusive musical tracks and our full-length interview with Jack below!

 

video courtesy of WBRU Media Intern Michelle Lin

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Album Review: Pura Vida Conspiracy – Gogol Bordello

The first time I heard Gogol Bordello I wasn’t ready for it.

It was about a year and a half ago; I was in the car with my older brother, his wife, and my 9 month-old niece. We were listening to The Mysterious Production of Eggs, all of us singing along and bobbing our heads, my niece smiling in her car seat

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Music Video: Muse’s “The 2nd Law: Unsustainable” (Bonus: Electric Guest’s “This Head I Hold”)

So, as you probably know, Muse is releasing their sixth studio album, The 2nd Law, on October 1st.  As you also probably know, it will feature what fans are calling, either with dread or with a more positive type of anticipation, "Musestep."  Appa

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My Morning Muse Pit (and James Iha)

This week in the world of alternative has been rather sparse pertaining to music news.  However, that is not to say that there are not some exciting things happening.

First off, Muse has unfortunately pushed back the release of thei

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