Music Meter Monday Tag Archive

Music Meter Monday: For Hunter Hayes, Writing Music Is “An Extension Of My Facebook Status”

Posted February 4

Welcome to another edition of Music Meter Monday, where we profile bands who are climbing the MTV Music Meter. This week we caught up with Hunter Hayes, a country music wunderkind who started playing tunes at an age when most kids are still struggling to feed themselves.

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Music Meter Monday: Meet FIDLAR, A Punk Band With A Tumblr Twist

Posted January 14

In many ways, FIDLAR (F**k It Dog Life’s A Risk) is your average punk band — they’re loud, fun, and their live shows come with copious free bruises. But when it comes to the way they choose to get their music out there, they’re punk with a Tumblr twist. That Web savvy — along with a much anticipated debut LP — recently scored FIDLAR a top spot on MTV’s Music Meter and feature here on Music Meter Monday.

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Music Meter Monday: The Babies’ Kevin Morby Just Wants To Lie In The Desert

Posted December 3

Welcome to another edition of Music Meter Monday, where we profile bands who are tearing up the MTV Music Meter charts. This week, we caught up with The Babies, a band composed of members of Woods and Vivian Girls who recently released its sophomore album, Our House On The Hill.

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Music Meter Monday: Chad Valley Is A Major Early Adopter

Posted November 19

Welcome to another edition of Music Meter Monday, in which we profile bands who are climbing the MTV Music Meter. This week, we caught up with Chad Valley (a.k.a Hugo Manuel), the Jonquil frontman turned electronic musician whose first LP, Young Hunger (Cascine), recently dropped.

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Tamaryn: “I don’t mind being called any genre”

Posted November 12

Welcome to another edition of Music Meter Monday, where we profile bands who are climbing the MTV Music Meter. This week, we caught up with California band Tamaryn, who recently released their sophomore album, Tender New Signs.

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