It's probably never too early to start on your summer playlist and this week's Mandatory Music has five solid contenders.
As Dawes continue to prepare for the June release of their new album, All Your Favorite Bands, they've shared the brand-new track "Right on Time."
Letterman loved the performance by the folk-rockers so much he joked that he'll be joining the band after he retires.
L.A. folk-rock quartet Dawes premiered the video for "Things Happen," the leadoff single from their forthcoming album, All Your Favorite Bands.
Dawes have announced a string of spring and summer tour dates, and a handful of the stops will feature none other than Irish singer-songwriter Hozier.
It's never too early to talk about festival season.
Fans get a massive taste of what's to come from the New Basement Tapes with four videos shared by Showtime.
Considering that Elvis Costello, Jim James of My Morning Jacket and Marcus Mumford of Mumford & Sons are in the band, they probably don't need all that much rehearsal.
With so many bands trying to make the big time each year, breaking out is only half the battle.