Posts tagged "pomplamoose"

Pomplamoose: A Band At The Unholy Crossroads Of Art And Capitalism [UPDATED]

Indie band Pomplamoose shared their recent tour’s financial information with their fans last week, and, um, it was … Not so good. They’d like everyone to believe that it was good, but it was not good. The band took in $97,519 in ticket sales for a 28-day tour, which is insane. That is a…
By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / December 2, 2014

Pomplamoose Covers The Angry Birds Theme Song

Pomplamoose, an indie rock band beloved for their covers of "Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)" and "Beat It," has now covered the Angry Birds theme song. How zeitgeist-y! I love this — even if it's just not the same without those sinister piggie snorts. [YouTube]…
By: Jessica Wakeman / May 10, 2011

Ben Folds, Nick Hornby And Pomplamoose Team Up For “Things That You Think”

Ben Folds must have loved collaborating with Nick Hornby so much on that Levi Johnston song that he had to do it again for "Things That You Think" (which totally reminds me of "You Don't Know Me"). Pomplamoose makes a super-adorable appearance, but I kind of love Nick Hornby's grumpy old-man voiceovers.
By: Jessica Wakeman / August 30, 2010

Pomplamoose’s “Beat It” Bests The Original?

Pomplamoose, who covered Beyonce's "Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)," are back with an indie rock version of Michael Jackson's "Beat It." Dare I suggest that it could be better, maybe, than the original?
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / November 9, 2009

All The Single Indie Rock Girls

Being that I love girly indie rock as much as I love booty-shakin' pop, it's no surprise that I kind of am majorly hearting this cover of Beyoncé's "Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)" by some band called Pomplamoose. [via BuzzFeed]…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 25, 2009