Tag Archives: kings of leon

QC INTERVIEW: THE WALKMEN

by kevin diamond We recently caught up with NYC’s The Walkmen to talk their latest album, a change in recording studios, as well as public perception of their music. The boys play their final show with Kings Of Leon tonight in San Francisco before venturing off on the festival circuit. They return with some regular [...]

SOUND RELIEF

by eliza czander Sound Relief played yesterday at The Sydney Cricket Ground, and shit was it fun. The festival was to benefit the Victoria fires and Queensland floods, and with tickets at $70 a pop, most were happy to lend a hand. Artist: The Presets Song: I Go Hard, I Go Home … Opening the [...]

QC MIXTAPE VOL. 14 (SEP 21-27)

by bmac Crappy weather this weekend but I still managed to have a lot of fun. Hope you fools did too. I’d love to tell you that this week is going to be all sunshine, but I just checked the forecast and it looks like tomorrow may be the only day it doesn’t rain. Make [...]

KINGS OF LEON & THE WHIGS @ WEBSTER HALL

photos and post by marc evan The crowd at Webster Hall was truly electric as Kings of Leon took the stage at Webster Hall last night. The concert seemed to be the most buzzed about NYC show of the year. Kings of Leon was celebrating the release of their new album earlier that day and [...]

QC MIXTAPE VOL. 12 (AUG 7-13)

by bmalec I find that I’m most satisfied after a productive day or a selfless and helpful act. But life is an odyssey filled with lazy moments and selfish decisions. No need to get down though. Self analysis is for learning about yourself and maximizing opportunity. Here’s an elongated mixtape for motivation. Life is long, [...]

QC STAFF PICKS: FALL PREVIEW

by QC staff While everyone waits for their seasonal affective disorder to kick in, we’re getting amp’d for some of the fresh music that’s about to drop this Fall. Keep in mind that new albums by Metric, CocoRosie, Patrick Wolf, The Postal Service, Q-Tip, The Divine Comedy, and Basement Jaxx are all scheduled for 2008 [...]

QUIET COLOR @ ALL POINTS WEST

by eliza czander (photos by marc evan) Friday. Day 1 of the All Points West Music Festival at Liberty State Park, NJ. We found out the hard way that the path train, to the light rail, to the park…definitely not the most efficient way of getting there. We left at around 1PM, and after braving [...]

ALL POINTS WEST KICKS OFF TODAY

by eliza czander This year, Jersey City is giving New Yorkers something besides B&T’s with bad accents — The 2008 All Points West Music Festival. It starts today and ends on Sunday. This fabulous fest features acts like Metric, CSS, Chromeo, Duffy, Rogue Wave, and also hits big names with The Roots, Kings of Leon, Jack [...]

QC MIXTAPE VOL. 6 (JULY 27-AUG 2)

by bmac I saw a kid catch a seagull today while he was fishing. It was one of the most awkward and painful things I’ve ever witnessed. Luckily, he got the hook out and the bird flew away looking mortified but healthy. I hope you all had a better start to your week than that [...]

NEW KINGS OF LEON TRACK SURFACES

by phil This morning I was very pleased to hear Kings of Leon were making a brand new tune available for free download. The track is called Crawl and was previously mentioned on Quiet Color a few weeks ago when we reported a studio update on the band. Crawl definitely shows a continued growth from [...]