1. Capital Cities Welcome Challenge Of Katy Perry Tour, Female Fan Base

    June 05, 2014 7:06 PM EDT 0 0 0 Capital Cities will be spending much of the summer out on tour with Katy Perry. And while it seems like a natural fit — with the two sharing a label and radio airwaves on many of the same formats — Capital Cities’ Ryan Merchant does expect it to be ...

  2. Sundance 2014: Capital Cities Talks Katy Perry Tour, Acclaimed 'Safe and Sound' Video

    January 21, 2014 12:15 PM EST Capital Cities had a big 2013, vaulting to the top of the Alternative Songs chart and Billboard's Hot 100 top 10 with debut hit "Safe and Sound." The genre-bending single shot into the public conscious in large part due to its musi ...

  3. Chili Peppers, Phoenix, Kendrick Lamar To Headline Atlanta's Music Midtown Festival

    September 19, 2013 3:25 AM EDT Imagine Dragon's Wayne "Wing" Sermon remembered hearing all the childhood stories drummer Daniel Platzman used to tell about the Music Midtown Festival. "He made it seem like an epic thing," said Sermon, the guitarist of t ...

  4. Chili Peppers, Phoenix, Kendrick Lamar To Headline Atlanta's Music Midtown Festival

    September 19, 2013 3:25 AM EDT Imagine Dragon's Wayne "Wing" Sermon remembered hearing all the childhood stories drummer Daniel Platzman used to tell about the Music Midtown Festival. "He made it seem like an epic thing," said Sermon, the guitarist of ...

  5. SXSW Backbeat: SPIN and Solange at Stubb's, Earl Sweatshirt at Green Label Sound's Barbecue

    March 16, 2013 1:34 PM EDT After the headlining act at MySpace's Saturday showcase was revealed to be Justin Timberlake , the next surprise guest to be unveiled would join the Afghan Whigs at FADER Fort on Friday night. Like most secrets this one wasn't kept lo ...