Paramore's "Hard Times" (Fueled By Ramen/RRP) and Rise Against's "The Violence" (Capitol), both had a great first weeks at Modern Rock. Other winners included Royal Blood's "Lights Out" (Black Mammoth/Warner Bros.), Sir Sly's "High" (Cherrytree/Interscope), K.Flay's "High Enough" (Nightstreet/Interscope), and Bishop Briggs' "The Way I Do" (Teleport/Island/Republic).
Royal Blood, "Lights Out" (Warner Bros./Black Mammoth)
Youngr, "Out Of My System" (Island/Republic)
Imagine Dragons' "Believer" (KidinaKorner) stays at #1 for a fifth week. Bastille's "Blame" (Capitol) arrives in the Top 5 at #4. Bleachers' "Don't Take The Money" (RCA) rises to #12, up 200 spins. New Politics' "One Of Us" (Crush/WBR) is now Top 20. Sundara Karma's "She Said" (Bee & El/Red) makes a nice move to #29. A bunch of chart debuts include Paramore's "Hard Times" (Fueled by Ramen/RRP), Royal Blood's "Lights Out" (Warner Bros.), Biffy Clyro's "Howl" (Warner Bros.) and Red Hot Chili Peppers' "Goodbye Angels" (Warner Bros.).
Rise Against returned today with a great new track "The Violence." Look for this one led by Capitol's Gary Gorman to have a big impact at Modern and Active Rock. The band has had 9 Top 10 alt hits and this one for sure sounds like #10.
We are just 30 days away from Lumineers starting their stadium tour with U2. The band's new single "Angela" is now Top 5 at AAA and is impacts Modern Rock in early May. If you are not familiar with "Angela" please check it out as it was my favorite song of 2016. It's an instant classic.
Bastille was on James Corden last night performing their Top 5 hit "Blame." Check it out!
Check out Spoon's performance on Ellen this week! The #1 AAA track "Hot Thoughts" is now Top 20 at Modern Rock.
Dreamcar made it's debut on Kimmel last night! Check out "Kill For Candy" which is now Top 30 at Modern Rock!