Matt Wertz
Hi. My name is Matt Wertz, and this is my bio. Usually these aren’t written by the artist, at least at this level- but as I was trying to decide who could tell my story ... more »
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The Bravery
The punchy modern rock outfit the Bravery feature Sam Endicott (vocals/guitar), John Conway (keyboards), Anthony Burulcich (drums), Michael Zakarin (guitar), and Mike H. (bass). The New York five-piece got its start in early 2003, a few ... more »
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Conor Oberst: Conor Oberst
Is Conor Oberst indie rock’s answer to Ryan Adams? It certainly seems that way. After all, both men began as prodigiously talented ... more »
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Amos Lee
Singer/songwriter Amos Lee draws inspiration from such soul and folk artists of the '70s as Bill Withers, John Prine, Neil Young, and James Taylor. ... more »
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Election Songs
Barracuba by Heart Running on Empty by Jackson Browne If a Song Could Be President by Over the Rhine Electioneering by Radiohead Viva la Vida by ... more »
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Josh Kelley
Count Josh Kelley a fan of Napster. The Augusta, GA, native was writing songs on the side as a student at the University of Mississippi, and in a happy Internet accident, some Napstered MP3s of ... more »
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Tegan and Sara
Folk-rock duo Tegan and Sara first burst onto the Canadian music scene in 1998, when they earned the highest score in history at Calgary's "Garage Warz" competition; their quick rise didn't stop, for their melodic ... more »
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Conor Oberst
With a trembling voice, acoustic guitar, and confessional approach to songwriting, Conor Oberst played an important role in shaping the lighter, intimate side of indie rock during the late-'90s and beyond. His main project was ... more »
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The Mars Volta
Picking up the pieces from At the Drive-In, Cedric Bixler-Zavala and Omar Rodriguez-Lopez formed the Mars Volta and wasted little time branching out into elements of hardcore, psychedelic rock, and free jazz that expanded on ... more »
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U2– The Lost Classics: Pop
Simply put, there is no album in U2’s catalog that divides fans quite as much as Pop, the band’s final ... more »
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