Silversun Pickups Reviews, Interviews & More

Silversun Pickups Announce Singles Collection, Release New Track,...

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L.A. hotshots the Silversun Pickups have released their shoegazed and gear-grinded rock n’ pop at a steady clip since their formation in 2002, beginning with an EP in 2005 and three full-lengths for Dangerbird Records between 2006 and 2012.  After the relative silence of 2013 (which featured a tour but no new releases), the band is set to release the inevitable stop-gap...

Austin City Limits: A Texas-Sized Music Experience

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Beyond the western horizon, nestled within the city of Austin, awaits a festival teeming with holistic musical vibes and a down-home appeal that you could only get from an oasis in the heart of Texas. Stemming back to 2002, Austin City Limits is still holding tight to its roots this year.  Bringing together rock, hip-hop, reggae, world fusion, indie and local flavor, the...

Interview: Christopher Guanlao of Silversun Pickups

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This summer, the Silverlake-based rock quartet Silversun Pickups takes the stage with friends The Henry Clay People and Against Me! on a headlining tour across America and then to Australia. While on tour Christopher Guanlao, the talented drummer of the band, who never fails to deliver an exciting and energetic show, and had the chance to sit down and discuss the tour, their upcoming home...

Silversun Pickups To Perform on Jimmy Fallon Tonight

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LA rock band Silversun Pickups will be the musical guest on tonight's Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. The groundbreaking indie band released their second album Swoon early last year, and are currently on tour with English rock-band Muse. The late night show has guested hugely influential musicians such as Van Morrison and Ringo Starr, but in...

BeatCrave's Top 20 Albums of 2009

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2009 was a great year in music, and we hope you enjoyed what it's brought you. There's been a wealth in reissues and limited edition releases, but new full-lengths will always be a thrill for music fiends like us. So we count down the best albums of the year. Although there have been some great EPs and singles, this list includes only full-length albums that have been released in the US. Check...

New Silversun Pickups Music Video for Substitution

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Silversun Pickups have just released their new music video for their song "Substitution," which gives a new meaning to girls running around in circles competing with one another to win a silly prize. Check out the video below...

Best Songs and Albums of 2009 to Date

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The results are in! Over at NPR they've conducted an online poll of what listeners have chosen as the "Best Music of 2009 (so far)." This includes the top songs and albums to date, and the list consists of 30 titles for both categories. Some artists who landed a spot include the Silversun Pickups, Animal Collective, Franz Ferdinand, and Mos Def. Find out if...

Silversun Pickups Ready For Secret Show In NYC

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As a warm-up to their performance at this weekend’s All Points West Music and Arts Festival, the Silversun Pickups will play at secret gig Friday at the PC Richard & Son Theater in New York City. It's going to be an acoustic performance, so even more reason to be there. iheartradio.com is hosting the private show, and if you're going to be in town there's still time to register to...

Concert Tickets with Voodoo Festival, Silversun Pickups, Face to Face and...

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While the July 4th weekend is big for hot dogs, pool parties, parades, men on stilts an dAmerican flag cakes, it is not a big weekend for concerts. Since most tickets go on sale on Saturday morning, Ticketmaster/ Live Nation probably assumes everyone will be too busy waving flags at parades to spend money on service fees in front of there computer. Also, since most of the big summer tours...

Play Guitar Hero with The Silversun Pickups on May 14

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Are there any video game fans out there? Any Guitar Hero fans? Have you ever heard of Xbox Game with Fame? If you haven't, it is actually a cool idea, basically you are able to play Guitar Hero with a famous band. The next event will take place on Thursday, May 14, with The Silversun Pickups. It is pretty easy to play, but you have to be an Xbox Live Gold Member. If you aren't, don't worry,...