Dan Smith of Bastille

The Importance of Radio, and Keeping Things Surprising with Bastille’s Dan Smith

Dan Smith, frontman of the U.K. group that has given us the hit singles “Pompeii” and “World Gone Mad,” among others, recently joined KROQ’s Nicole Alvarez in Los Angeles for a virtual chat and spoke about the power of radio in his own musical upbringing.
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Lovelytheband Says Their Word Of 2019 Is 'Thankful'

Lovelytheband hops in their normal routine of unwinding after a big performance with Stryker and Klein live in KROQ's Absolut Almost Acoustic Christmas igloo.
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Singer/guitarist Brendan Benson (L) and singer/guitarist Jack White of The Raconteurs perform onstage at the 2008 Lollapalooza

Do The Raconteurs Hate Being On Tour?

The Raconteurs sit down with The Kevin & Bean Show on what inspired them to make another album after eleven years! Thanks to Third Man Records, the band is able to music vomit many different versions of special musical moments from the first time they've played together as a band, a decade in...
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Of Monsters And Men 2019 AAC

Did Of Monsters And Men Make The Naughty List?

Of Monsters and Men share their Icelandic Christmas traditions with Megan Holiday live at KROQ's Almost Acoustic Christmas. The band talks about the collection of thirteen creepy Santas that visit them every Christmas, from slamming doors, licking spoons, and peaking through windows. Sounds like...
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AAC 2019

Matt Maeson Spills Why Lana Del Rey Slid Into His DMs

Matt Maeson is fresh off the plane from Austin, TX to be the first performer at KROQ's Almost Acoustic Christmas.
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The Interrupters - Acoustic Christmas 2019

The Interrupters Reveal Their Trick To Writing Music

The Interrupters bring the holiday joy by dropping off gifts to The Kevin & Bean Show before hitting the KROQ Acoustic Christmas stage for the second year. The band talk about how the trick to writing music is an oxygen boost and letting their nerves guide their souls. They also confess about...
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Blink-182 Answers Your Burning Twitter Questions

Travis Barker and Mark Hoppus of Blink-182 answer your Twitter questions!
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311 Talk About How They Keep Up Their Positive Vibes

311 revealed the key ingredient on keeping their positive vibes, especially in dealing with life and the world of the internet, is by having gratitude with any negativity because there's plenty to be grateful for.
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Snoop Dogg Reveals What Skill Helps Make His Songs Unforgettable

Stryker and Klein sit down with the SoCal legend, Snoop Dogg, to chat about how he believes all music connects people when it's for the people.
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Silversun Pickups Play A Round Of Speedy Roast At Weenie Roast

Stryker and Klein are coming in hot! They challenge Silversun Pickups to a round of Speedy Roast. Who will come out the champ?
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