Wednesday New Artist Discovery #Happens

April 24th, 2024

Happy Wednesday! Your Alternative New Artist Discovery Of The Week is Love Fame Tragedy.

It’s the solo project from Matthew “Murph” Murphy, the lead singer/guitarist of The Wombats. Today you get VIP Access to Murph to find out more about Love Fame Tragedy and the current single “Don’t You Want To Sleep With Someone Normal?”    

KMYZ (Z104.5 The Edge)/Tulsa’s Josh Venable (left) says over 500 listeners started lining up at 5:15am for the station’s 4th Annual Free Vinyl Giveaway on Record Store Day. On Monday (4/22), KMYZ’s Josh & Slater went to lunch and a museum with Silversun Pickups. Check out the special radio & records exposure posted on Photos.

Pearl Jam “Wreckage” is the #1 Most Added song this week. Congrats to Amanda Dobbins & the Republic team. Pearl Jam will be headlining 2 days of the just-announced Ohana Festival. The Killers are headlining Outside Lands. Imagine Dragons announces a new album and tour. Giovannie And The Hired Guns has a new album coming out at the end of summer. Get the 411 in Music Info

Did you see Hozier “Too Sweet” is #1 on the Billboard Hot 100? Columbia’s Lisa Sonkin says, “The song also holds #1 on both the Hot Alternative Songs and Hot Rock Songs for its 3rd consecutive week.” Huge, right?

Fontaines D.C. “Starburster” is shining on the ALT Video Spotlight Of The Week!