Cold War Kids

LIVE REVIEW: Middle Of The Map Fest (05/04/16-05/07/16)

Almost annually, Under The Gun has had the opportunity to cover the yearly club festival in Kansas City called Middle Of The Map Fest. This festival has grown substantially over its five years of existence and brought names like Fun., Grizzly Bear, Of Montreal, and Two Door Cinema Club, as well as showcased some great […]

700x352_riotfest_cityannounce-700x352

Riot Fest Denver 2015 Lineup Revealed

Christmas has moved from December to May this year, and tonight is the night Santa gives us all the one thing we have been demanding: The lineups for Riot Fest 2015. The second lineup to be revealed tonight, May 27, was for the Denver event, which takes place August 28-30. Additional bands and details will be revealed in the coming […]

cold-war-kids

Cold War Kids Debut “Hot Coals” Music Video

Indie rock outfit Cold War Kids have teamed up with Nylon to premiere a brand new music video for “Hot Coals,” a highlight from the group’s 2014 effort, Hold My Home. Featuring live of footage of the band performing amidst an ever-shifting landscape of colors, the video’s psychedelic visuals precisely complement the track as stuttering guitar […]

Cold+War+Kids+++De+Affaire+The1

Cold War Kids Release New Music Video For “First”

Following a very successful year of touring the world and the release of their most recent album, Hold My Home, California indie rockers Cold War Kids are once again getting ready for their year ahead. The Long Beach five-piece have recently released a new music video for the second track of their album, “First.” Having only recently finished the […]

Cold War Kids 2013

Cold War Kids Premiere Video for “Nights & Weekends”

California indie-rockers, Cold War Kids, are now streaming a brand new music video from their fifth studio album, Hold My Home, which made its arrival on Downtown Records earlier this year. The official video for “Nights & Weekends,” which is available for streaming below the jump, features an eerie mix of superimposed shots in black […]

cmj

Five & Five: Up-And-Coming / Breakthrough Artists To Keep An Eye Out For At CMJ 2014

The 34th installment of New York City’s CMJ Music Marathon is upon us all. CMJ is notorious for its showcases that consist of both artists that have blown up and artists that are quickly headed in that direction. Under The Gun is happy to provide you with suggestions for five up-and-coming acts and five breakthrough […]

george harrison

Former Beatle To Be Honored At Star-Studded Tribute Concert

George Harrison, former Beatle and globally celebrated musician, will be honored later this month in a one-night tribute concert. According to Consequence of Sound, artists the likes of The Killers’ Brandon Flowers, members of Weezer, “Weird” Al Yankovic, Brian Wilson, Norah Jones, members of The Strokes, Cold War Kids, Spoon’s Britt Daniel, and members of […]

Cold War Kids hold My Home

Cold War Kids Announce New Album ‘Hold My Home,’ Stream Single “First”

Cold War Kids announced earlier that they would be dropping their fifth studio album this year, and today we’ve learned that the album, titled Hold My Home, drops October 21 via Downtown Records. The 11-track record serves as the follow-up to 2013’s Dear Miss Lonelyhearts and was recorded at the band’s studio in San Jose. Pre-orders for the album are […]

Cold War Kids 2013

Cold War Kids Announce New Album, Share Single & Tour Dates

It’s no secret that the guys from Cold War Kids keep busy. Their last album, Dear Miss Lonelyhearts, was just released last year, and just last week a side project involving singer Nathan Willet and bassist Matt Maust called French Style Furs, just released their debut album. Well, Cold War Kids have been working on […]

20140327-213007.jpg

Fashion Meets Music Festival Announces Free Bands

I’m here at the Fashion Meets Music Festival announcement party in Columbus, OH. The venue is the Three-Legged Mare and the body count is high. The announcement was just made for the free bands that will be playing in the Arena District this August in Columbus. Headliners include Local Natives, Cold Wars Kids, New Found […]

Cold War Kids 2013

MUSIC VIDEO: Cold War Kids – “Lost That Easy”

Rock outfit Cold War Kids released their visuals for the song “Lost That Easy” and can be seen here on Under The Gun Review! This song is off of the group’s new album, Dear Miss Lonelyhearts, which hit shelves in April through Downtown Music. Pick it up here on iTunes if you so desire. Check […]

Review: Cold War Kids – Mine Is Yours

Having abandoned the raw, dark energy that once brought them to the forefront of indie rock for a more studio-slick sound, Cold War Kids are back with their latest studio effort, Mine Is Yours. Unfortunately for them, this is one record we DON’T think you’ll want to share with your friends.