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Paradigm/Favorite Gentlemen SXSW 2011 Showcase

Paradigm/Favorite Gentlemen SXSW 2011 Showcase

We are excited to announce that we will be hosting a showcase along with our friends at Paradigm Agency this year at SXSW. The showcase will be held Thursday, March 17th at Lamberts and will feature performances by Kevin Devine, Miniature Tigers, The Rocketboys, River City Extension, O’Brother, and Death On Two Wheels. More details [...]


Manchester Orchestra ‘Simple Math’ Release Date UPDATE

Manchester Orchestra 'Simple Math' Release Date UPDATE

MANCHESTER ORCHESTRA SET TO RELEASE SIMPLE MATH ON MAY 10, 2011 Columbia Records and Favorite Gentlemen Recordings are extremely excited to announce the release of Manchester Orchestra’s third record on May 10, 2011. Entitled, Simple Math, it comes on the heels of 2009’s acclaimed Mean Everything to Nothing, which Alternative Press called “a masterpiece of [...]


All Get Out Update

All Get Out Update

I’ve gotten this question a lot lately so just to answer anyone interested: The All Get Out LP will be out this year but we don’t have a release date yet. There are a lot of things to do to prepare for it and we want them all done the smartest way we can. Sorry [...]


O’Brother – Tracking Drums

O'Brother - Tracking Drums

O’Brother has posted a new video update from the studio were they are currently recording their debut full length album titled ‘Garden Window’. The video can be seen below and you can read the accompanying post from drummer Michael Martens at beneathyourgardenwindow.com where the band has been regularly posting video, photo, blog, and art updates [...]


The Stuffing!

The Stuffing!

Tonight’s the night! Be sure to come early and catch all of the bands. Lots of new music, new merch, new announcements etc. We will have Favorite Gentlemen T-shirt available for the first time as well as The Stuffing posters and lots of other cool stuff from all of the bands. Below is the schedule [...]


Vonnegutt, ‘Going Home’ — Song Premiere and Free MP3 Download

 Vonnegutt, 'Going Home' -- Song Premiere and Free MP3 Download

You can stream and download the new Vonnegutt single titled ‘GOING HOME’ over at AOL Music today. The track was produced by Simon Illa and mixed by John Frye. Listen to Vonnegutt – ‘Going Home’ at AOL Music


Brian Bonz & The Major Crimes – The Triborough Odyssy

Brian Bonz & The Major Crimes - The Triborough Odyssy

It’s new music day and lucky for you we have another great release for you to check out. Brian Bonz & The Major Crimes (don’t worry, the Dot Hongs just changed their name)  new album titled THE TRIBOROUGH ODYSSEY is now available via Triple Crown Records. The album was produced by John McEntire ( Broken [...]


Bad Books Live Acoustic Performance And Chat

Bad Books Live Acoustic Performance And Chat

Tune in to livestream.com/badbooksmusic October 20 at 1pm ET for a live acoustic performance and chat with Bad Books (Featuring Kevin Devine and Manchester Orchestra). Listen to the band play new tunes and ask your questions LIVE! Watch live streaming video from badbooksmusic at livestream.com


Bad Books debut album only $2.99 on Amazon.com today!

Bad Books debut album only $2.99 on Amazon.com today!

Hey everyone, our friends in Bad Books released their self-titled debut album today! Get it on Amazon.com for only $2.99! Be sure to get it asap, because this special price is for today only! Click here or the album art below to get it! Here’s a little preview vid from their rehearsals last week…enjoy! Then [...]


Andy Hull – Rotten Black Root

Andy Hull - Rotten Black Root

Download the latest from Andy Hull’s Summer Demos for free by entering your e-mail into the widget below, then take a minute to share the widget and help us spread the word! Download


Andy Hull & Kevin Devine December Tour

Andy Hull & Kevin Devine December Tour

By now it’s well known how busy Andy Hull and Kevin Devine have been. Between Kevin’s solo career, Manchester Orchestra, and Bad Books, the new project from Manchester Orchestra and Kevin Devine, we still don’t know how these two are able to find the time to sleep! Well, put another pot of coffee on, Andy [...]


Bad Books Presale

Bad Books Presale

So many exciting things are coming up with Bad Books, starting with the preorders for our album!  Head on over to BadBooksMusic.com to get these packages, PLUS every order comes with an immediate download of “You Wouldn’t Have to Ask,” “Please Move,” and “Holding Down the Laughter” and a signed poster! 1.       CD and signed [...]


New Song from Andy Hull

New Song from Andy Hull

Andy Hull has been a busy man the last several months. He has been on and off the road playing spot dates with Manchester Orchestra, started a new band and recorded an album along with Kevin Devine and the other members of Manchester Orchestra,and has been writing and recording Manchester Orchestra’s much anticipated third full [...]


Friends With Both Arms – Kevin Devine Mix 9.0

Friends With Both Arms – Kevin Devine Mix 9.0

I was pleasantly surprised when Kevin Devine tweeted about a blog that our mutual friend Nada runs. I had somehow missed that she ran this blog and it turns out to be pretty great. One of the best parts is that she features mixes compiled by friends and artists and Kevin Devine put together the [...]


Vonnegutt’s Full Band Remix of Big Boi’s, “Follow Us”…

Vonnegutt’s Full Band Remix of Big Boi’s, “Follow Us”…

Vonnegutt’s, Kyle Lucas as well as the full band, are featured on Big Boi’s newly remixed, “Follow Us”. The remix includes Kyle with his full verse and even the full band performing.


Favorite Gentlemen Presents: The Stuffing

Favorite Gentlemen Presents: The Stuffing

Favorite Gentlemen Presents “The Stuffing” Manchester Orchestra to headline 1st Annual Atlanta Festival Thanksgiving Eve 10 Artists in 3 venues on 1 night


Kevin Devine Announces Headlining Show in New York!

Kevin Devine Announces Headlining Show in New York!

Kevin Devine and The Goddamn Band will be playing their first headlining show in New York since June 2009. They will be opening the 2010 CMJ Music Marathon at the Music Hall of Williamsburg on Tuesday, October 19th. Tickets go on sale 9/10 at 1 pm. Make sure you don’t miss this show!