Ted Chase

  • Fitz & The Tantrums - L.O.V. (Live in Chicago)

    Fitz & The Tantrums – “L.O.V. (Live in Chicago)”

    Seeing Fitz & The Tantrums live is a true experience, a wild party from the get-go.  Unfortunately, the coronavirus has shut down live shows almost completely, and who knows when we’ll get back on the dance floor, but Fitz & The Tantrums are releasing Live In Chicago on October...
  • The Flaming Lips - You n Me Sellin’ Weed

    The Flaming Lips – “You n Me Sellin’ Weed”

    In the run-up to the September 11th release of their new album American Head, The Flaming Lips have put out their video for “You n Me Sellin’ Weed”.  Instead of the band’s usual indie-psychedelics that one might expect from that title, the song & video lean into the band’s...
  • The Strokes - Ode To The Mets

    The Strokes – “Ode To The Mets”

    In honor of their Opening Day win in this crazy COVID-shortened 60 game season, check out the impressive video of “Ode To The Mets” by the biggest orange-and-blue alt-rock fans this side of Yo La Tengo, The Strokes.  Directed by longtime friend & collaborator Warren Fu, it takes in...
  • Grouplove - Inside Out

    Grouplove – “Inside Out”

    QRO favorites Grouplove put out their accidentally-perfectly-timed-title Healer (QRO review) just as the pandemic started up and everything else shut down.  They did great at home livestreams, and have put out some great videos, now with “Inside Out”, which sees singers Hannah Hooper and Christian Zucconi (QRO interview together)...
  • Bush : The Kingdom

    Bush – The Kingdom

    Gavin Rossdale’s Bush was both a big hit of the alt-grunge nineties, and a bit of a punchline....
  • Hannah Georgas - Just a Phase

    Hannah Georgas – “Just a Phase”

    On September 4th, Canada’s Hannah Georgas releases her new record, All That Emotion, and now she’s put out a video for another single (after last month’s “Dreams” – QRO review), the wonderful “Just a Phase”.  The video was shot at the Upstate New York studio of none other than...
  • Matt Pond PA - A Pillar of Salt (The Thermals Cover)

    Matt Pond PA – “A Pillar of Salt” (The Thermals Cover)

    On August 7th, indie vet Matt Pond PA will release Songs of Disquiet EP, with proceeds from sales at Bandcamp to benefit the Save The Music Foundation.  And there’s a great video for its cover of The Thermals‘ “A Pillar of Salt”, featuring Matt Pond & Anya Marina dancing...
  • Matt Berninger - Distant Axis

    Matt Berninger – “Distant Axis”

    You, QRO, and everyone you know have loved Matt Berninger for years as the singer for the amazing National.  On October 2nd, he releases his first-ever solo album, Serpentine Prison, and in the run-up he’s released the album’s second single (after previously putting out the title track – QRO...
  • Sea Wolf - Blood Pact

    Sea Wolf – “Blood Pact”

    Back in April, as everywhere on the planet shut down, Alex Brown Church’s Sea Wolf released the great Through a Dark Wood (QRO review).  He also asked fans worldwide for videos of the new abnormal, which have been compiled into the new fan collaboration video for “Blood Pact”. Watch...