Staff Recommendations: 4-26-2015

It's Sunday, and that means it's recommendation day. Here are the staff recommendations for the past week. Hit the replies to let us know what you've loved as well. Jason TateAs always, check out my blog and the podcast. (read full post)

Nate Ruess' "Ah Ha" Coming Monday; Artwork by Sam Means

Nate Ruess will be releasing "Ah ha" on Monday. The artwork for the single can be found here. Oh, yeah, it was done by Sam Means ... Nate's former bandmate from The Format. This is the song that turned my excitement for this album up to 11, I'm excited to hear other thoughts on it. (read full post)

Rob Cavallo Says Green Day's New Demos Are "Fantastic"

Green Day's long time producer, Rob Cavallo, tells Kerrang that he's heard new Green Day demos and they sound "fantastic." Just no more triple discs please. "I recently heard five new songs that Billie has written and demoed,” Rob tells Kerrang!. "Let me tell you, they were just fantastic. He is absolutely at the top of his game. Fans can be sure that when they do return, the music will be amazing." Submitted by LukeOfSuburbia (read full post)

Brian Marquis Shares "From Boston" Video

Brian Marquis has a new video up for "From Boston" at The Boston Globe's website. Submitted by huludfan82 (read full post)

Echosmith on Zedd Album

Echosmith will be on song off of Zedd's new album. Submitted by mr_raccoon (read full post)

Mew Stream New Album on NPR

The new album from Mew can be streamed over at NPR. Submitted by theherox (read full post)

Twenty One Pilots Do AMA on Reddit

Twenty One Pilots are doing an AMA on Reddit this morning. Their new album is not bad ... but I can't stop laughing when they straight faced sing "gangsters don't cry, therefore I'm misty eyed." Submitted by esposimi (read full post)

Elvis Costello's Last Letterman Performance

Head to the replies to watch Elvis Costello perform on 'The Late Show With David Letterman' for the 27th and final time. (read full post)

Green Day Performing At Their High School

A video from 1990 has surfaced showing Green Day (with original member John Kiffmeyer on drums) playing a gig at their high school. Check out the video in the replies. (read full post)

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Just a friendly reminder to make sure you check us out on other social networks. We are on Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr,, and Rdio. The staff can also be found elsewhere online -- this page has the goods. Show us some love. (read full post)