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Noise Pop 2011 Tickets on Sale Today! December 9, 2010

It’s baaaack! 

Noise Pop 2K11 will take place from Feb 22-Feb 27 with this year’s lineup to include: Yo La Tengo, Best Coast, Wavves, Dan Deacon (Solo), Ted Leo (Solo), The Concretes, Admiral Radley, How To Dress Well, Daniel Martin Moore, TamarynVersus, Telekinesis, The Stone FoxesDominant Legs and more…

Tickets for all shows go on sale today at 10:00 a.m.  Check out the festival schedule here.



Song of the Day – Friday 7/2/2010 Admiral Radley July 2, 2010

Long time friends Jason Lytle and Aaron Burtch of Grandaddy, and Aaron Espinoza and Ariana Murray of Earlimart make up the indie rock band, Admiral Radley.  

The abridged story behind the band’s name comes from a mysterious man the band met while visiting the Hammer Museum in LA.  The man (whose name was Admiral Radley) told the group, “I have to say that Earlidaddy is a terrible name, but nowhere near as dreadful as Grandimart.  I believe you should call yourselves Admiral Radley, and I believe you should go forth and play shows and spread your loose and enjoyable message.”  And so they have…

AdRad’s debut album, I Heart California is now available on iTunes and the CD and LP versions will be released on 7/13.  Download AdRad’s single “I Heart California” for free here.

You can have your very own Admiral Radley Sighting when the band and the man with the admiral’s cap appear at Bottom of the Hill on 7/23/2010.

Admiral Radley – I Heart California