Motion City Soundtrack

  • Blogs

    February 14, 2013

    Warped Tour's 2013 Line Up Has Been Posted-- And It's Just "Okay"

    The Warped Tour lineup was released yesterday afternoon, and while we were (foolishly) hoping that Kevin Lyman would have a change of heart and model the long-running festival after something like Punk Rock Bowling or The Fest, the lineup, unsurprisingly, still caters to Hot Topic tweens. There ar ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 15, 2012

    Alanis Morissette, John Legend, Japandroids, and More Just Announced Concerts

    She might be person most to blame for the misuse of the word "ironic" in America, but who cares? We've always had a soft spot for Alanis Morissette. Jagged Little Pill was such an unforgettable album from the '90s, and its "pissed off at the world" attitude felt relatable at the time (and it still d ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 7, 2012

    All American Rejects to Play Free Devilpalooza Show

    All American Rejects​It's no "Dirty Little Secret" : Pop-punk band All American Rejects will be performing on ASU campus this Friday, February 10. Last time I saw All American Rejects live, the were warming up for Blink-182's in 2009, along with Fall Out Boy. The band is back with a brand new ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 20, 2011

    Dear and the Headlights Officially Break Up

    ​ Dear and the Headlights, a band we once deemed "the most important band in Arizona," officially announced its breakup yesterday, via the band's MySpace and Facebook. "As I'm sure many of you have possibly assumed at this point since there has been absolutely no update as to what we are doing, De ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 8, 2010

    Never Shout Never's Christofer Drew Signs Alt Country Singer Carter Hulsey

    Carter Hulsey​Now that pop rock artist Never Shout Never (Christofer Drew) has been steadily picking up steam, with headlining tours and massive MTV promotion, Drew's got his own record label, called Loveway Records, an imprint of Warner Bros. Records. One artist (besides Drew) who's on the label ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 27, 2010

    What's Selling: Zia Records Tempe

    ​Vampire Weekend tops out the list of best selling records at Zia in Tempe this weekend. While Phoenix sold out their upcoming show at Marquee, they're not doing too bad in album sales either. Here are the trendy records bought trendy college kids are buying at Zia. 1. Vampire Weekend - Contra 2. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 25, 2009

    Motion City Soundtrack, The Bravery Added To Weezer's Dodge Theatre Show

    Motion City Soundtrack are scheduled to perform on January 15 at Dodge Theatre.​Weezer's upcoming gig at Dodge Theatre in January keeps getting better and better. The cats at Live Nation sent out an e-mail blast late yesterday trumpeting that Minnesota power-pop band Motion City Soundtrack and NY ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 25, 2009

    November 25 In Blogs: Jim Gilchrist, Katy Perry, Flan and the MCSO

    ​In the 24-hour news cycle it can be difficult to keep up. We have the solution. Check back on Valley Fever every evening for highlights from each of New Times' blogs. Today's entries: Feathered Bastard: Joe Arpaio Supporter Jim Gilchrist Takes Swipe at Ron Paul "Fanatics" and Every Other Nat ... More >>

  • Calendar

    November 29, 2007

    North Stars

    Feeling Minnesota at Marquee

  • Music

    July 12, 2007
  • News

    July 6, 2006

    Format Busters

    Songwriting duo Nate Ruess and Sam Means had enough of major-label drama, so now they're calling the shots

  • Music

    June 1, 2006

    Swift Kick

    Making records, their fans they can't wait

  • Music

    March 2, 2006
  • Music

    December 29, 2005


    Healthy mind, healthy body --or at least better alcohol

  • Music

    June 23, 2005

    Warped Minds

    A day at punk rock's biggest summer tour takes more than just stamina

  • Music

    February 17, 2005

    The Epitaph Tour

    A mixed bag at a reasonable price

  • Culture

    June 3, 2004


    There's a hoot for every night owl at Valley clubs this summer