News and Interviews

Creating a buzz: go inside JD McPherson's new 'Style' video


JD McPherson band outside Vinny's barbershop in Los Angeles

The video for JD McPherson's single, 'Style (Is a Losing Game)' was shot during business hours at a barbershop in Los Angeles. 'All the barbers were really cool having us there,' says the video's director, Sean Dejecacion, who told McPherson, 'We've got to get you in a smock!' Watch the video and go inside its production.

Ty Segall talks about his new album, 'Freedom's Goblin,' out Jan. 26


Ty Segall

'Freedom's Goblin' is Ty Segall's new album, a 19-track double album set for release on Jan. 26, 2018. The Current's David Safar recently had a chance to talk to Segall about the new album. 'I think I just wanted to make the freest record I could, in the sense of there's no rules for what's going on,' Segall says.

Josh Homme of Queens of the Stone Age: 'Make the world you want to live in'


Josh Homme of Queens of the Stone Age with Brian Oake

Ahead of Queens of the Stone Age's concert at the Palace Theatre in St. Paul on Sunday, Dec. 3, listen to Brian Oake's complete interview with QOTSA front man Josh Homme, who shares, among many things, why it's OK to use the word 'fun' when describing the band's latest album, 'Villians.'