Remember these guys we first showed you a year ago? Unlocking The Truth aka Malcolm Brickhouse & Jarad Dawkins — two (then) sixth graders from Flatbush, Brooklyn whose metal prowess was showcased in The Avant Garde Diaries, a Mercedes Benz initiative that spotlights the next generation of innovators (metal and otherwise).
Well, the boys signed a big record deal that if all goes to plan, which always happens in the music business, will net them close to two million dollars.
Warpaint Director Sean Dunne rediscovers a rocker’s glory days, growing up in small town New Hampshire in the new music video “Stay Young” for Austin, TX indie rock band Okkervil River. Steering away from the quaint notion of rural New Hampshire, Dunne and front man Will Sheff wanted to shed light on the rowdier, dustier side of New Hampshire, where he grew up.
The seeds of metal sometimes sprout in the most unexpected place. Meet Unlocking The Truth aka Malcolm Brickhouse & Jarad Dawkins — two sixth graders from Flatbush, Brooklyn who aren't afraid to rock out.
This is part of The Avant Garde Diaries, a Mercedes Benz initiative that spotlights the next generation of innovators. (But, don't let that make you think this is any less metal.)
Lest you think this coronation of Kurt Vile as King Of Philadelphia* is absurd, you should be aware that August 28 has been decreed by the major as Kurt Vile Day, complete with a Liberty Bell Award and free concert. No word on whether there will be a parade like we see here, but I say why not.