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Aaron H

Senior Staff Writer

Southern California

Aaron H's last content update – Oct. 1, 2019, 9:08 p.m.

KFAI - Roar of the Underground
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Bob Mould

Sunshine Rock, 2019

8.0 / 10

Music is a form of expression and therapy and often times the only way an artist can make sense of the events going on around them. It's something Bob Mould ...

Murder By Death - The Other Shore album cover

Murder By Death

The Other Shore, 2018

9.0 / 10

Not many bands can make it eight albums into their career without a single dud. Murder by Death's mainstays, Adam Turla and Sarah Balliet, have spent nearly 2 decades honing ...

Mitski - Be the Cowboy album cover


Be the Cowboy, 2018

9.5 / 10

Pop comes in many forms. Sometimes you find it on the radio as the nation’s favorite dance hit. Occasionally you’ll hear it pulsating from the walls of your favorite nightclubs. ...

The Get Up Kids - Kicker album cover

The Get Up Kids

Kicker, 2018

8.5 / 10

The Get Up Kids seemed to take another break after their reunion full length, There Are Rules. Seven years later, and we're given some new tunes in the form of an EP ...

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The Pauses

One Question Interviews The Pauses

Posted Oct. 1, 2019, 9:08 p.m.

Tierney Tough (The Pauses) SPB: Where did you learn to drive? And what kind of car was it?  Tough: My dad taught me how to drive in empty parking lots ...

Dan Webb and the Spiders

One Question Interviews Dan Webb and the Spiders

Posted Aug. 30, 2015, 10:46 p.m.

Dan Webb (Dan Webb and the Spiders-vocals/guitar) SPB: How likely are you to pick up a record based off its cover with no knowledge of the band or music ...

Scene Point Blank - Scott Wilkinson

One Question Interviews Scene Point Blank - Scott Wilkinson

Posted Feb. 7, 2015, 12:14 a.m.

Scott Wilkinson (Scene Point Blank) SPB: What album changed or had the biggest impact on your life? WIlkinson: I would have to say Sgt. Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band by ...

Dead Broke Rekerds

Interviews Dead Broke Rekerds

Posted Dec. 7, 2014, 4:13 p.m.

We're quite fond of Dead Broke Rekerds and the work they do. We opted to reach out and ask a few questions and head honcho, Mike Bruno, was kind ...

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The Casualties Will Feed Off Fear

MP3s The Casualties Will Feed Off Fear

Posted Oct. 5, 2018, 5:06 p.m.

The Casualties have released their new track, "Feed Off Fear." The track comes from their new album, Written in Blood -- available October 26th via Cleopatra Records. You can catch The ...

The Casualties Tour Dates: 
Oct 31 - New Orleans, LA - Southport Music Hall
Nov 1 - Houston, TX - Warehouse Live
Nov 2 - Dallas, TX - Gas Monkey Live
Nov 3 - San Antonio, TX - Alamo City Music Hall
Nov 4 - Oklahoma City, OK - Diamond Ballroom
Nov 6 - Phoenix, AZ - Club Red
Nov 7 - West Hollywood, CA - The Roxy
Nov 8 - San Diego, CA - Brick By Brick
Nov 9 - Fresno, CA - Full Circle Brewing Co
Nov 10 - Orangevale, CA - The Boardwalk
Nov 11 - Berkeley, CA - Cornerstone
Nov 13 - Seattle, WA - Club Sur Rocks
Nov 14 - Portland, OR - Dante -- -- -- s
Nov 16 - Salt Lake City, UT - Metro Music Hall
Nov 17 - Denver, CO - Marquis Theater
Nov 18 - Kansas City, MO - Aftershock
Nov 20 - Minneapolis, MN - Turf Club
Nov 21 - Chicago, IL - Reggie -- -- -- s Rock Club
Nov 23 - Detroit, MI - The Magic Stick
Nov 24 - Kingston, ON - Overtime Sports Bar
Nov 25 - Quebec City, QC - Salle Multi DU Complex Meduse
Nov 26 - Montr -- -- al, QC - Les Foufounes
Nov 28 - New York, NY - Gramercy Theater
Nov 29 - Rochester, NY - Montage Music Hall
Nov 30 - Easton, PA - One Centre Square

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Jeff Tweedy To Go On Book Tour

Tours Jeff Tweedy To Go On Book Tour

Posted Oct. 5, 2018, 4:54 p.m.

Jeff Tweedy is about to drop his new memoir, LET’S GO (SO WE CAN GET BACK). Dates can be found below. Tweedy will also be releasing his solo album ...

CIRCLES To Tour This Fall

Tours CIRCLES To Tour This Fall

Posted Oct. 5, 2018, 4:42 p.m.

CIRCLES are about to begin their Euro tour with CALIGULA'S HORSE and I BUILT THE SKY. The band will be touring Australia in early December. You can check out ...

CIRCLES European Tour w/ CALIGULA'S HORSE and I BUILT THE SKY: Oct. 5 Cologne, DE @ Euroblast Festival Oct. 7 Baarlo, NL @ Progpower Festival Oct. 8 Paris, FR @ Backstage Oct. 9 Nantes, FR @ Ferrailleur Oct. 11 Bilbao, ES @ Mungirock Aretoa Oct. 14 Madrid, ES @ Nazca Oct. 15 Lisbon, PT @ RCA Club Oct. 17 Aarau, CH @ Kiff Foyer Oct. 18 Milan, IT @ Legend Club Oct. 20 Kosice, SK @ Colloseum Oct. 21 Budapest, HU @ Durer Kert (Rooom 041) Oct. 22 Zagreb, HR @ Kset Oct. 23 Prague, CZ @ Strahov 007 Oct. 24 Berlin, DE @ Musik & Frieden Oct. 25 Hamburg, DE @ Headcrash Oct. 27 Gothenburg, SE @ Fangelest Oct. 28 Oslo, NO @ John Dee Oct. 29 Copehagen, DK @ Beta Oct. 30 Dusseldorf, DE @ The Tube Nov. 1 London, UK @ Boston Music Room Nov. 2 Glasgow, UK @ Audio Nov. 4 Birmingham, UK @ Mama Roux Nov. 5 Manchester, UK @ Star and Garter Nov. 6 Bristol, UK @ The Lanes CIRCLES Australian Tour: Dec. 6 Coolangatta @ The Coolangatta Hotel Dec. 7 Maroochydore @ Solbar Dec. 8 Fortitude Valley @ The Valley Drive In Dec. 13 Newcastle West @ Cambridge Hotel Dec. 14 Sydney @ The Metro Theatre Dec. 15 Wollongong @ Uni Bar Dec. 16 Canberra @ ANU Bar Dec. 19 Bendigo @ Tap House Bendigo Dec. 20 South Geelong @ Barwon Club Hotel Dec. 21 Melbourne @ 170 Russell Dec. 22 Hindmarsh @ The Gov

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Hop Along Announce New Year's and Euro Supporting Shows

Tours Hop Along Announce New Year's and Euro Supporting Shows

Posted Sept. 17, 2018, 5:21 p.m.

Hop Along will be lead up to New Year's Eve shows with a European tour supporting The Decemberists. Dates after the jump. The band is currently supporting their new ...

Hop Along Dates:
10/27: Barcelona, Spain @ Primavera Club 10/28: Madrid, Spain @ Primavera Club 10/30: Paris, France @ Pitchfork Avant-Garde 11/2: London, UK @ Oslo 11/4: Dublin, Ireland @ Vicar Street *** 11/5: Glasgow, UK @ O2 Academy *** 11/7: London, UK @ Eventim Apollo *** 11/8: Bristol, UK @ O2 Academy 1 *** 11/10: Leeds, UK @ O2 Academy *** 11/11: Nottingham, UK @ Rock City *** 11/12: Manchester, UK @ Albert Hall *** 11/14: Uthrecht, Netherlands @ Grote Zaal TivRe *** 11/15: Amsterdam, Netherlands @ Paradiso *** 11/16: Berlin, Germany @ Asstra *** 12/29: Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club 12/30: Asbury Park, NJ @ Asbury Lanes 12/31: Asbury Park, NJ @ Asbury Lanes
*** w/ Decemberists.

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Murder by Death @ The Echoplex Hollywood

Posted March 27, 2016, 9:05 p.m. by Aaron H

Murder by Death The Echoplex Hollywood, CA March 25th, 2016 Murder by Death are currently in the middle of one final tour before settling down and working on their next ...

Arcade Fire @ The Forum (Night 1)

Posted Aug. 21, 2014, 6:21 p.m. by Aaron H

 Unless you've been living under a rock, you know Arcade Fire are currently shaking up North America with an enchanting spectacle of a tour. I caught the tour in Los ...

What Inspires You? A (Sort of) Tour Diary Part 2

Posted Oct. 14, 2013, 9:44 p.m. by Aaron H

 A couple weeks ago, I went on a trip to the middle of the country to see my favorite band, AFI, play shows up and down the midwest. Some of ...

What Inspires You? A (Sort of) Tour Diary

Posted Oct. 10, 2013, 1:03 p.m. by Aaron H

  A couple weeks ago, I went on a trip to the middle of the country to see my favorite band, AFI, play shows up and down the midwest. Some ...

Aaron H's bio

I love listening and writing music while thinking about how great of a game Chrono Trigger is.

Aaron H's favorite bands

AFI, Murder by Death, The Beatles, Elliott Smith, The Format, and A Wilhelm Scream, etc...

Aaron H's SPB contributions

73 reviews 14 features 652 news posts 16 blogposts
KFAI - Root Of All Evil


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