When Billie Joe Armstrong and Norah Jones first announced their plans for a colloborative effort, skepticism was rampant among those who could not imagine a more unlikely pair. With their classic melodies, beautiful harmonies, and exceptional artistry, however, Foreverly has converted even the biggest disbelievers.
In the three weeks since its release on November 25th, Foreverly has recieved overwhelming acclaim from critics and fans alike. While Rolling Stone has declared it "a faithful, touching re-creation" of The Everly Brothers' Songs Our Daddy Taught Us, Alternative Press reveres, "Foreverly feels custom made for long walks through leaf-strewn streets...the warm spirit that emanates from this loving tribute should be more than enough to keep you cozy through the cold months ahead."Watch The Wild Feathers Perform On Jimmy Kimmel Live and Conan O'Brien
The Wild Feathers have been busy! The Nashville five-piece stopped by both Jimmy Kimmel Live and Conan O'Brien this week to perform their acclaimed single, "The Ceiling" - you can watch both performances here and here.
Showing no signs of slowing down after the release of their self-titled debut album, The Wild Feathers will continue on tour for the remainder of the year. Check out the dates and buy your tickets here.U.S.S. Announce New Album And Tour Dates
Hot on the heels of their single "This Is The Best", Electro-rockers U.S.S. have announced that their newest studio album, Advanced Basics, will be out on February 11th, 2014! The record is currently available for pre-sale with the password "backstage" - click here to get it now.
In a recent interview, vocalist Ashley Buchholz explained, "Advanced basics are...about living in the moment...it’s just this notion of the simplest things being the hardest...It’s the kind of person who feels the wind on their face."
In addition to playing the Dean Blundell Christmas Fest in Toronto this Friday, U.S.S. will be on tour in the new year, and you can check out their dates here.Watch Matt Mays Perform Live at MuchMusic
Matt Mays stopped by MuchMusic last week for an exclusive acoustic set as part of their Much Office Sessions. Watch him perform tracks "Take It On Faith" and "Indio" off his fifth studio album, Coyote, as well as a cover of Serena Ryder's "What I Wouldn't Do".Watch Billie Joe and Norah Discuss "Foreverly" In Exclusive Interview
Billie Joe Armstrong and Norah Jones sat down last week to discuss their new collaborative album, Foreverly. This candid and revealingly in-depth interview includes track-by-track commentary, and provides a glimpse into their very personal record making process. From their individual favourites to moments of struggle and breakthrough, this interview offers a unique behind the scenes perspective from two musical greats. You can watch the condensed version below, watch the full interview here, and order the album on iTunes here.