More Rave Reviews pouring in on Alabama Shakes

from the Guardian UK. Before her band, Alabama Shakes, became feted by Adele, Bon Iver, Robert Plant, Jack White, David Byrne, Alex Turner and, er, Jamie Oliver, she used to deliver the post. Drummer Steve Johnson used to check for radiation leaks at the nuclear plant near Athens, Alabama, where the band formed. Howard, 22, still lives with her dad, a bail bondsman, at the end of a dirt track. Read More …

The Hangout’s Humongous Watch Party for BCS National Championship

The Hangout is hosting a massive viewing party of the biggest bout of the year, Monday night’s re-match between Alabama and LSU with plenty of giveaways, including a pair of passes to one of the premiere festivals in the US, Hangout Fest! Roll Tide Read More …