The haunting first single from True Detective: Music from the HBO Series is available today from iTunes & Amazon. Click HERE to purchase. “The Only Thing Worth Fighting For” is a stunner, with lyrics by Rosanne Cash & music by T Bone Burnett and vocalist Lera Lynn. The soundtrack will feature 14 tracks in all, taken from both season one and the upcoming season which premieres this Sunday June 21 at 9PM EST. Tune in throughout the summer to hear more new songs written for this critically acclaimed series by Rosanne Cash, T Bone Burnett, and Lera Lynn including “My Least Favorite Life” beautifully performed by Lera in the opening episode. The entire soundtrack will be available for purchase on August 14th.
Our very own riot grrrl & Ugly Pop purveyors, Skating Polly, will join the ranks of incredible bands playing this year’s prestigious Riot Fest Music Festival in Denver (Aug 28-30) and Chicago (Sept 11-13)! Rated the #1 music festival in the land, Riot Fest is a multi-destination music festival in its’ 11th year, taking place in Denver, Chicago, and Toronto. It began in 2005 as a weekend of punk and rock in Chicago and continued to expand to other venues and ultimately other cities. This year’s fest features acts like Pixies, Modest Mouse, Iggy Pop, Snoop Dog, Faith No More, and the Alkaline Trio just to name a few. Don’t forget the corndogs & ferris wheels. Click HERE for tickets and info!