The Hold Steady
It's the secret dream of everyone who ever picked up a guitar and poured his or her heart into music: to one day appear on a baseball card.
The mere mention of Christmas evokes such vivid imagery that it's risky referencing it in a non-Christmas song.
The Replacements’ reunion stop at Forest Hills Stadium in Queens last night (Sept. 20) was the dignified coda -- if that's even what it is -- that the band deserves.
Riot Fest has already gone the extra mile to celebrate its 10-year anniversary with Weezer, Violent Femmes and Jane's Addiction playing one of their classic albums in its entirety.
Milwaukee's Summerfest has just announced that New Order, the Hold Steady and Airborne Toxic Event will headline this year's Ground Stage.
Good news for fans of the Hold Steady, 'Game of Thrones' or both: The Brooklyn indie rockers have recorded a version of 'The Bear and the Maiden Fair' -- a song that turns up several times in George R.R. Martin's 'Song of Ice & Fire' novels -- for the forthcoming third season of the HBO drama.
The Hold Steady's Craig Finn and Tad Kubler, Vampire Weekend's Chris Tomson and singer-songwriter Cass McCombs are among the musicians on board to perform during Move Me Brightly, a Jerry Garcia tribute concert that will be streaming live from TRI Studios tonight (Friday, Aug. 3) at 6:30PM PST / 9:30PM ET. The late Grateful Dead legend would have turned 70 today this week, and Dead guitarist Bob Weir organized the gig at his TRI Studios in San Rafael, Calif. to celebrate the life of his former bandmate.