the Cool Kids

  1. How Mountain Dew Saved Holy Ghost's Tour

    October 26, 2011 8:29 AM EDT Holy Ghost, a buzzy electro duo signed to James Murphy's DFA Records, had a predicament this summer. Members Alex Frankel and Nick Millhiser had already booked 20 dates for their first headlining U.S. tour, but were so strapped for touring do ...

  2. Coldplay, Beasties, Tool Headlining All Points West

    March 30, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Coldplay, Tool and the Beastie Boys will headline the second annual All Points West Music & Arts Festival, to be held July 31- Aug. 2 at Liberty State Park in New Jersey, just across the Hudson River from lower Manhattan. Other bands and music ...

  3. TV On The Radio, Public Enemy Set For 'Roots Picnic'

    March 13, 2009 12:00 AM EDT TV On The Radio, Public Enemy, the Black Keys and Santigold are among the acts handpicked by The Roots to play the band's second annual hometown "Roots Picnic" on June 6 at Festival Pier in Philadelphia. Public Enemy will perform th ...

  4. Indie Bands Work Beverage Branding

    September 18, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The Cool Kids, Matt & Kim and Flosstradamus were center stage at a concert Tuesday night (Sept. 16) sponsored by Mountain Dew's Green Label Sound record label. The Cool Kids opened the show, held at at New York's Le Poisson Rouge, wi ...

  5. UMGD, INgrooves In Deal

    March 31, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Universal Music Group Distribution (UMGD) has partnered and invested in indie digital distribution and marketing company INgrooves. The deal opens INgrooves’ menu of services -- which include digital retail sales/marketing, sales reporting, film a ...

  6. Beck, Wilco, Panic Set For Outside Lands Fest

    March 25, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Beck, Wilco, Widespread Panic and Primus lead the new additions to the lineup for the first Outside Lands festival, which will be held Aug. 22-24 at San Francisco's Golden Gate Park. As previously reported , Radiohead, Tom Petty and Jack John ...