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Out: An electronic séance with Hooray for Earth and Zambri at Great Scott

We in Boston enjoy reminding others that Hooray for Earth originally formed here, so we can still call them a Boston band.
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By BARRY THOMPSON  |  May 25, 2012

20 examples of Hooray For Earth's "True Loves" being compared to MGMT


So word on the interwebs is that the new HOORAY FOR EARTH album True Loves sounds like MGMT. Or it’s simply what Congratulations should have...
By Michael Marotta  |  June 13, 2011
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Odd Future blew up out of nowhere. But they didn't do it alone.

By now you've heard about how post-this, uber-that, and pre-apocalyptically radical the Los Angeles collective Odd Future is. Or maybe your little sis came home with ringleader Tyler the Creator's tag tatted on her teenage ta-ta's.
Making the brand
By CHRIS FARAONE  |  May 06, 2011

[sxsw video] Hooray for Earth, an evolution.


Pitchfork might think that Hooray For Earth is a new band (kind of like how pop culture received that rad new band Modest Mouse with...
By P. Nick Curran  |  March 19, 2011
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The good, the bad, and the indie: Boston may have broken Austin at this year's SXSW

AUSTIN, TX — The South by Southwest Music and Media Conference hadn't even wrapped up its third day before local news outlets were already bitching about the rowdiest batch of spring-break hipsters Austin has seen in the event's 24-year history.
South by South Wasted
By MICHAEL MAROTTA  |  March 19, 2011

Teaming up with WFNX, Great Scott, and Pirate Promotion -- just to mess with Texas


It’s time to paint a giant spoked “B” in front of the “Austin” city-limits sign. Joining the massive influx of Boston peeps, bands, and music...
By Michael Marotta  |  March 10, 2011


One week until First Contact, Austin


Can you feel the magic in the air? We're one week away from the launch of our FIRST CONTACT series, a collabo collabo between the...
By Michael Marotta  |  March 09, 2011
Young Adults added to First Contact party

Young Adults added to First Contact party


Fuck yeah -- Allston punk trio YOUNG ADULTS, who launched their debut video just last week and anchored our Class of 2011 feature back in...
By Michael Marotta  |  March 08, 2011
Boston Phoenix announces Free Austin Day Party featuring DOM, Hooray for Earth, Eugene Mirman, Funeral Party, the Good Natured, and more

Boston Phoenix announces Free Austin Day Party featuring DOM, Hooray for Earth, Eugene Mirman, Funeral Party, the Good Natured, and more


We had so much fun at SXSW last year that we're going back again. And this time we're going even harder in the paint --...
By Carly Carioli  |  March 07, 2011
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Hooray for Earth find new life in the dirty Apple

Sometimes it's well and good to wave the flag of home-town pride and condemn New York City as an overhyped, overcrowded, unholy chore to drive through. Other times, you've got to get the fuck out of Boston.
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By BARRY THOMPSON  |  January 21, 2011
Admiral Radley and Hooray for Earth at T.T. the Bear's

Admiral Radley and Hooray for Earth at T.T. the Bear's


Grandaddy's Jason Lytle and Aaron Burtch have teamed up with long-time pals and fellow Californians Aaron Espinoza and Ariana Murray of Earlimart to form Admiral...
By Ashley Rigazio  |  August 11, 2010


Dance Rock Revolution: Boston's rock and electronic scenes make sweet music together

Dance Rock Revolution: Boston's rock and electronic scenes make sweet music together


BODEGA GIRLS | Photo: MICHAEL DISKIN   As a general rule, it's a good idea to be suspicious of trend pieces in magazines, particularly when...
By Luke ONeil  |  June 28, 2010
Hooray For Earth + Twin Shadow + You Can Be A Wesley

Hooray For Earth + Twin Shadow + You Can Be A Wesley


Before they embark on their summer tour with Florida's much-hyped Surfer Blood, the criminally underheard NYC-by-way-of-Boston band Hooray For Earth, always the gentlemen, will give...
By webteam  |  May 12, 2010
Mp3 of the Week: Hooray for Earth, "Surrounded By Your Friends"

Mp3 of the Week: Hooray for Earth, "Surrounded By Your Friends"


With a band like HOORAY FOR EARTH, who keep one foot in Cambridge and the other in NYC, it'd be very convenient to suggest their...
By Michael Brodeur  |  December 03, 2009
MP3: New Hooray for Earth, "Form"

MP3: New Hooray for Earth, "Form"


You will likely not be surprised to learn of our abiding love for local indie quartet HOORAY FOR EARTH, who we've been fans of since...
By Ryan Stewart  |  September 14, 2009
Hooray For Earth + Bleu + Air Traffic Controller + Count Zero @ T.T.'s

Hooray For Earth + Bleu + Air Traffic Controller + Count Zero @ T.T.'s


We can all exhale a mighty sigh of relief now that Boston pop powerhouse Bleu is at long last celebrating the release of A Watched...
By Shaula Clark  |  July 22, 2009


Holy Fuck + Crocodiles + Hooray for Earth

Holy Fuck + Crocodiles + Hooray for Earth


Perhaps you’re yearning to see Nine Inch Nails again but you’re repulsed by the idea of spending four hours in a massive arena with thousands...
By Shaula Clark  |  May 20, 2009
Hooray For Earth Live At Newbury Comics Norwood

Hooray For Earth Live At Newbury Comics Norwood


Hooray For Earth is on stage.  Come check 'em out. Here are some pics. 
By Special Ed  |  September 19, 2008
Mp3 of the Week: Hooray for Earth

Mp3 of the Week: Hooray for Earth


DOWNLOAD: Hooray for Earth, "Warm Out" (mp3) Hooray for Earth: odd band. Get 'em drunk, and they're...
By Carly Carioli  |  February 28, 2008