1. Fun.'s Andrew Dost Talks Writing Film Song With Jack Antonoff, 'Nebulous' Future of Their Band

    May 02, 2015 3:42 PM EDT With his band on ice, Fun. 's Andrew Dost is having a different kind of fun these days -- in film. The multi-instrumentalist and composer is on a roll now with three movie scores under his belt, including The D Train , which opens in theaters May 8. Fun.'s Andrew Dost Scores Song to…

  2. Is Fun. Done?

    February 05, 2015 2:15 AM EST After beating out some heavy competition ( Frank Ocean , The Lumineers , Alabama Shakes , Hunter Hayes ) to win the Grammy for best new artist in 2013, Fun. has followed up with something few expected: Nothing. Despite an out-of-the-blue Facebook update posted at midnight eastern…

  3. Fun.’s Andrew Dost Scores Song to Soothe Anxious Canines

    July 08, 2014 7:06 PM EDT Score one for the dogs. DogTV, the 2-year-old television network for dogs, asked Grammy-winning musician Andrew Dost of the pop-rock band fun. to write some psychoacoustic music for the network. Fun.'s Andrew Dost Talks Scoring New MTV Series 'Faking It' (Exclusive) The unnamed…

  4. Fun. Launching Campaign Raising Funds for LGBT Detroit Youth

    January 17, 2014 8:09 PM EST The pop-rock trio fun. is launching a campaign to raise money for at-risk LGBT youth in Detroit. The band said Friday it plans to raise $250,000 to build a community health center for the Ruth Ellis Center, which provides housing, meals, clothing and medical services for LGBT youth in need.…

  5. Fun. on Grammy Nominations: 'We Felt Like We Finally Belonged'

    December 07, 2012 1:15 PM EST The group's Andrew Dost also gives an early timetable for the band's next full-length. On Wednesday night (Dec. 5), fun. capped a breakout year by scoring a whopping six Grammy nominations, including album of the year for their sophomore disc "Some Nights," best new artist…

  6. Grammy Awards 2013: Major Nominees List

    December 05, 2012 11:00 PM EST The nominees for the 55th Annual Grammy Awards were announced on Wednesday (December 5) with Fun., Frank Ocean, Mumford & Sons, Kanye West, Jay-Z and Dan Auerbach (The Black Keys) leading the way with six nods apiece. Below is a list of the major nominees for the Grammys, being held Feb.…

  7. Fun.'s 'We Are Young' Has a 'Cheers' Connection: Video

    August 06, 2012 3:10 PM EDT If you've ever randomly shouted "Norm!" or felt the urge to wear a bar apron while listening to fun. 's infectious "We Are Young," don't worry, you're not crazy. Lollapalooza 2012 • Photos: Lolla Live • Photos: Backstage & Portraits • 15 Things Seen…

  8. Fun. Talk 'Lightning' Pace of Making 'Some Nights': Watch

    July 25, 2012 12:30 PM EDT They've got two anthemic songs in the Top 20 and an album that has sold 446,000 copies, according to Nielsen SoundScan, but fun. didn't go into recording "Some Nights" with some grandiose plan to be the year's breakout band. FUN.: March 10 Cover Story / Buy It "…

  9. Fun. to Headline Trevor Project Event: Exclusive

    June 14, 2012 10:30 AM EDT Indie pop trio Fun. will be the musical performer for this year's "Trevor Live" event , hosted by LGBTQ organization the Trevor Project in New York City. "We are honored to be supporting the Trevor Project in every way we can," said Fun.'s Jack Antonoff in a…

  10. Anathallo

    March 30, 2006 12:00 AM EST Sweet like the folk lullabies of Sufjan Stevens and sour like the melancholy emo-pop of Straylight Run, Michigan's Anathallo recalls a number of contemporary independent acts. But catch its live show, Sweet like the folk lullabies of Sufjan Stevens and sour like the melancholy emo-pop of…