Live Review: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club @ The Observatory 6/2

Even though they live in Los Angeles, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club made their first musical foray into beautiful Santa Ana (actually only 30 miles away) for a sold out show at The Observatory.  “To be honest I didn’t even know where this place was,” Robert Been admitted to the crowd of 550 packed comfortably into the venue’s three GA tiers. But it was OK, everyone at the venue knew who BRMC was. (more…)

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Show Alert: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club @ The Observatory (Santa Ana) 6/2

Robert Been, Peter Hayes and Leah Shapiro make up one of rock n’ roll’s hardest working bands.  Constantly touring and delivering quality albums, 2013 has been another amazing year for Black Rebel Motorcycle Club supporting their latest album Specter At The Feast.  It’s been an emotional tour and album release following the death of Robert’s father Michael Been who was everything from producer, sound engineer, mentor, and father to the members of BRMC.  This powerful run of live shows comes to a US conclusion on June 2nd at The Observatory in Santa Ana. (more…)

Live Review: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club @ The Troubadour 12/21

When Black Rebel Motorcycle Club announced their four show mini West Coast tour to close out the year, fans knew that new music from their upcoming Spring release would be played.  But no one would have guessed that it would be this good from the start!  Yes, the band seemed to be finding their groove at times, but that sense of urgency and pure rock n’ roll bliss was as strong as ever.  BRMC tours more than almost any other band, and because of that even warm-up shows have more vivacity than most bands can muster up for a close of tour set. (more…)

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Black Rebel Motorcycle Club announce new album and end of year shows

The hardest working band in rock n’ roll is back at it.  BRMC will be playing three very special shows in California to close the year, and are following that up with a huge 2013 that will see them release their new album in March.  The three special shows will be at Slim’s in San Francisco (12/19), The Catalyst in Santa Cruz (12/20) and The Troubadour in Los Angeles (12/21).  You can get tickets right now with the pre-sale password here. (more…)

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Contest: Win a limited edition Black Rebel Motorcycle Club NOT FOR SALE t-shirt

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club are Not For Sale.  The band are loyal supporters and activists of the Not For Sale campaign that utilizes international grassroots social movements to effectively fight human trafficking and slavery.  Not For Sale has mobilized hundreds of thousands of people worldwide to use “smart activism” in the global quest to end the sale and slavery of human beings.  BRMC is offering their fans a chance to get involved by purchasing limited edition t-shirts of which the proceeds go directly to anti-slavery initiatives.  Everyday this week we will be giving away one of these rare shirts to a lucky reader.  It’s easy to enter and it supports a great cause, let’s do it! (more…)

AllSaints Spitalfields & Not For Sale get on board with Black Rebel Motorcycle Club to fight human trafficking

The high fashion British brand AllSaints Spitalfields and the international non-profit Not For Sale got together this past Monday to help bring awareness and raise money to fight human trafficking across the globe.  The Hollywood event took place at the legendary Henry Fonda Music Box on October, 24th.  Bringing together young Hollywood actors, world boxing champion Manny Pacquiao, supermodel Agyness Deyn, and garage rockers Black Rebel Motorcycle Club (BRMC), the event was first class and all positive.  Learn more about this fantastic partnership and the outstanding performance by Black Rebel Motorcycle Club after the jump. (more…)

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Listen to the new Black Rebel Motorcycle Club song “Shadow On The Run”

It seems that Black Rebel Motorcycle Club are keeping themselves so busy these days that an EP worth of songs could be released just with the special project tracks they have contributed over the past year.  First it was the track for that vampire and werewolf movie the kids love, “Done All Wrong”, and this summer they released their take on the True Blood theme song.  Now we find a new track from the band on Batman: Arkham City – The Album.  We have the song, “Shadow On The Run” available now for your listening pleasure. (more…)