Alice in Chains perform “Would?” on DIRECTV’s Guitar Center Sessions

Gah! The bass!

Alice in Chains perform “No Excuses” for DIRECTV’s Guitar Center Sessions

Mae - “Someone Else’s Arms” (The Everglow, 2005)

Yes - “Owner of a Lonely Heart” (Songs from Tsongas: The 35th Anniversary Concert)

Here’s an interesting acoustic version of Yes’ only #1 US hit performed by the “classic” lineup of Jon Anderson, Steve Howe, Chris Squire, Rick Wakeman, and Alan White during the band’s 35th anniversary tour in 2004 at Tsongas Arena in Lowell, MA.

Trivium - “Through Blood And Dirt And Bone” (Vengeance Falls, 2013)

I really haven’t kept up with Trivium since 2008’s Shogun, but I quite like this.

The Hold Steady performs live in the KEXP studio on July 18, 2014

Here’s a nice little acoustic set by everyone’s favorite talk-singing indie-alt band The Hold Steady, featuring one of Memphis’ favorite sons Steve Selvidge on guitar.

Anberlin - “Stranger Ways” (Lowborn, 2014)

Metallica searches for the next sports star to use their tunes as intro music

Doctor Who Series 8 Trailer

Ty Tabor - “Don’t Bring Me Down” (Balance, 2008)

Don’t stand in line just to hurt me

TSAR - “Kathy Fong Is The Bomb” (TSAR, 2000)

Bob Mould - “I Don’t Know You Anymore” (Beauty & Ruin, 2014)

#IDKYA

Schematic “Stand” Video Premiere

Schematic - “Stand” (Color (n.) Inside the Lines, 2013)

Spartan Records premiered the new “Stand” video from former Mae frontman Dave Elkins’ project Schematic today. Check it out.

And check out that Oak Ridge Boys t-shirt Dave is wearing.