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  • Metrogum’s End Of Summer Episode

    Metrogum’s End Of Summer Episode

    Welcome to the end of summer episode of Metrogum.com. Where the world of Indie Music and web culture collide. In this Episode we’re hitching a ride with your favorite indie artists to see how they survive those summer road tours in style. Then to England where abandoned bandstands are giving street musicians a fresh space for impromptu performances. Plus fan footage from this summers music concerts and last but not least we hit up Surf City in Huntington Beach California, […]

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  • Hindu Pirates – Choo Choo

    Hindu Pirates – Choo Choo

    Do you like summertime?  The beach? Waves?  or lo-fi guitar licks?  Then you’ll love the newest sound in Surf Rock the Hindu Pirates!  The Hindu Pirates consist of Austin Ferreira, Ben Tinsley, Casey Snyder, Derek Bostelman, and Joey LoBasso. They may be young but they are redefining the genre of surf rock with lots of garage rock and punk influences. Along with gigging all over Orange County, or more known as  “The O.C”  these guys have been featured in OC Weekly’s […]

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  • Pomegranates – Thigh High

    Pomegranates – Thigh High

    For this spotlight artist drum roll please…. we introduce the Pomegranates with their single Thigh High. The Pomegranates sound is described as shimmering and dreamy with influences that range from the Talking Heads and Brian Eno, to French Kicks and Fela Kuti. Metrogum was recently invited to see the Cincinnati denizens at the indie music hangout, Spaceland here in Los Angeles.

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  • Japan’s Hard Nips !

    Japan’s Hard Nips !

    This New York via Japan all girl rock group with a Purple Nurpie of a name are dropping a new album and performing some kick ass tunes! The foursome known by Emi, Mariko, Yoko, and The Gootch are lighting up audiences with their hybrid punk / 80’s rockers girl sound and the fans are loving it! They say their new album which is due out soon is ” more noisy, heavy and very bangin.

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  • Fitz And The Tantrums Before They Were Famous!

    Fitz And The Tantrums Before They Were Famous!

    Watch this vintage video of this breakout band before they went big!

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  • Breaking Band: Radars To The Sky

    Breaking Band: Radars To The Sky

    Radars To The Sky is one of those groups that you might find out about all too late. Don’t let that happen. [Los Angeles: ] It really is not because of lack of talent. In fact their energetic stage shows and upbeat sounds will keep your head moving and your toes tapping leaving you wanting for more well after their set is done. However, due to an illness that corresponded with the release of their new album Supra / Infra […]

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