311: Summer Tour with Dirty Heads Announced, New Album Pre-Orders Available

Today is March 11 — or 311 Day, the date each calendar year that long-running alt/rock/reggae band 311 drops big news. The group followed suit accordingly, as on Monday 311 revealed plans for a big co-headlining summer tour with Dirty Heads, in addition to some news about a new record — which will be the… Continue reading 311: Summer Tour with Dirty Heads Announced, New Album Pre-Orders Available

311 Releasing New Documentary Film with One-Night Theatrical Screenings Set for March 11 (311 Day)

The bond between reggae/rock veterans 311 and their fans is a big part — arguably the biggest reason — why the band is able to remain as active as it is today, touring throughout the year each year and hosting its own themed cruise vacation every other year. Earlier in their career, 311 released a… Continue reading 311 Releasing New Documentary Film with One-Night Theatrical Screenings Set for March 11 (311 Day)

Q&A: Guitarist Tim Mahoney on 311’s New Album ‘Mosaic,’ Career Longevity, the Dead, and More

311 guitarist Tim Mahoney (Photo: Adrian Garro/Rock Cellar)

On June 23, 311 released Mosaic, the twelfth full-length album for the long-running alt/rock band. This time around, the band — vocalist/guitarist Nick Hexum, vocalist S.A. Martinez, bassist Aaron ‘P-Nut’ Wills, guitarist Tim Mahoney and drummer Chad Sexton — worked with producers John Feldmann and Scott “Scotch” Ralston, as well as a host of co-songwriters.… Continue reading Q&A: Guitarist Tim Mahoney on 311’s New Album ‘Mosaic,’ Career Longevity, the Dead, and More

311 Announce New Album 'Mosaic,' Put Pre-Orders Up on PledgeMusic

The weather is warming up — or it will soon — and with it comes another new record from 311. The long-running rock/rap/reggae band announced that they’ll release a new studio album, the follow-up to 2014’s Stereolithic, sometime this summer. UPDATE: The band revealed that the album is titled Mosaic. #311 – Big News! 311… Continue reading 311 Announce New Album 'Mosaic,' Put Pre-Orders Up on PledgeMusic

So*Cal: 311's Nick Hexum, 'Real Life' Indiana Jones Taking Part in P-22 Day & Urban Wildlife Week Event 10/19

If you’ll be in the Southern California area this Wednesday, this is for you. On Wednesday, October 19, Topanga Elementary Charter School, in collaboration with the National Wildlife Federation, will host a special event meant to kickoff Urban Wildlife Week and celebrate P-22, the only mountain lion that takes up residence at Griffith Park. P-22… Continue reading So*Cal: 311's Nick Hexum, 'Real Life' Indiana Jones Taking Part in P-22 Day & Urban Wildlife Week Event 10/19

Embracing Nostalgia with Mark McGrath of Sugar Ray (Interview)

Back in 1997, there was simply no escaping Sugar Ray‘s breakout hit “Fly.” Its reggae rhythms, catchy hook and singer Mark McGrath‘s croon resulted in one of the biggest overnight success stories of the ’90s. Nearly twenty years (and numerous other Top 10 hits) later, McGrath has become somewhat of a survivor: part actor, part… Continue reading Embracing Nostalgia with Mark McGrath of Sugar Ray (Interview)