Combining popular music with TV commercials is nothing new. Even the venerable Rolling Stones once famously penned an original tune for a Rice Krispies ad back in 1963.
2012 was a great year for sing-along songs. In fact, there were so many that it was hard to choose only 10!
In addition to the year’s must-have albums, we’ve collected 16 more download-worthy new releases, which run the gamut from modern rock favorites like Green Day, Soundgarden and No Doubt to emerging upstarts Japandroids, Tama Impala and Walk The Moon.
Neon Trees, Flo Rida, and Karmin will also make appearances during the parade.
Who would you like to see cast as Sandy and Danny?
Throngs of outspoken rock stars are eager to show they’re taking part in the system and want you to do the same.
As much as we hate to admit it the summer is rapidly coming to a close. Whether your kids are heading back to school or cross country for college here’s a list of ten tracks that will help you through that summer denial. And maybe feel like a kid again yourself.
Their single has kept growing since it’s December 2011 release, earning a powerful shot in the arm after it was placed in a Buick commercial in March of 2012.
Elaine Bradley, the beat-keeper for Neon Trees, delivered a bouncing baby “Animal” at her home in Provo, Utah.
The Neon Trees were in the city to play to a sold out crowd at Webster Hall along with newcomers JJAMZ, but before their show, they took the stage at City Winery for an Up Close & Personal concert for a group of Fresh 102.7 contest winners.