Tag: Geffen

Sellout: The Major-Label Feeding Frenzy That Swept Punk, Emo, and Hardcore (Mariner Books)

To be called a sellout used to be the kiss of death for independent bands. Dan Ozzi’s fantastic new book Sellout explores the concept in depth, looking at eleven bands who, for better or worse, had to face the accusations when they signed to major labels.

Tyketto: Don’t Come Easy (Rock Candy)

Tyketto’s debut album Don’t Come Easy was a victim of the sea change caused by grunge and alternative rock, a record released with much promise yet quickly left to wither and die after its release. This reissue reintroduces to the world an album that has since been recognized as a lost classic.

Tyketto: Don’t Come Easy (Rock Candy)

Tyketto’s debut album Don’t Come Easy was a victim of the sea change caused by grunge and alternative rock, a record released with much promise yet quickly left to wither and die after its release. This reissue reintroduces to the world an album that has since been recognized as a lost classic.

3AM Eternal: Girls Against Boys Freak*On*Ica

Slutty, lusty dudes sign to a major label and make a record just like their previous, critically loved records. Backlash ensues!