Foxy Shazam

  • Blogs

    August 31, 2012

    Radio Hits One: Nine Songs From 2012 That Should Have Been Huge

    The term "flop," in a musical context, usually refers to an unsuccessful album. Though singles constantly perform above or below expectations, a song will rarely get a reputation as a flop unless there's a lot riding on it, such as a pre-release single from a big-name album. In 2011, Beyonce's "Run ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 25, 2012

    Dead Sara Will Set Your Stereo On Fire (In A Good Way)

    A few weeks ago I was perusing the Billboard Rock Songs chart, which at present shows a genre in crisis—its ranks are split between the staggering dinosaurs of the nu-metal era, a few poppier rock outfits like Gotye and fun., and a bunch of bands that sound like slight variations on the old-ti ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 4, 2011

    Watch Patrick Stump Cover Jeff Buckley's "Everybody Here Wants You"

    On October 18 Patrick Stump will release his solo debut Soul Punk (Island), a fantastic, hooky pop-soul record, full of choruses that soar into the stratosphere and crystalline lyrics. The Fall Out Boy lead singer plays every instrument on the record, and the album lays bare his appreciation for bot ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    November 10, 2010


    Get plugged into Free Energy

  • Blogs

    April 6, 2010

    Lollapalooza Lineup Announced in Full

    ​Featuring the odd return of 1995, in the persons of Soundgarden and Green Day, modern arena-rock surrogates the Strokes, Arcade Fire, MGMT, Phoenix, the National, and the Black Keys, and who else but Lady Gaga? Music is a befuddling tapestry in which Cypress Hill will always have a home. Comp ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 29, 2010

    Tonight! Lemonade, Foxy Shazam, And She & Him

    ​Lemonade (to your left) quench your thirst at Mercury Lounge with an irresistible concoction of boy-band vocals and punchy electronic dancehall. Then, get buckwild at Webster Hall, where Foxy Shazam's sex-charged, '70s-rock stage antics are reason enough to stop by. Or join doting She & Him f ... More >>