Sup America. FALL TOUR 2013. Growl.
our episode of the Blip TV series Indie Across America is up! Features a new song from the upcoming album. “A House For Lions is exactly the kind of music I like…a band after my own heart…giving the L.A. music scene a good name” — Dave Holmes (MTV, VH1, FX).
☼summer west coast tour☼ begins 8/9! If you live in one of these cities, let’s kick it.
July 30th we’ll be playing a few songs as musical guest on comedian Pete Holmes’ Largo residency! With special guests Zach Galifianakis and Mary Lynn Rajskub! Pete is one of our favorite comics and has a show on TBS produced by Conan O’Brien that premieres October 28 after Conan. Check out peteholmes.com for more info and tix.
pro shot video from the packed house on the last night of our Echoplex residency! We played fan fav Nightfalls with a 7 piece string section:
in case ya missed it, here’s a recap of the last night of our residency at The Echoplex presented by BMI and You, Me and Charlie! Dianna Agron joined us for a a cover of Fleetwood Mac’s Dreams and our cover Tina Turner’s What’s Love Got To Do With It! check out photos, video and [...]
The awesome lifestyle/music site of Dianna Agron: You, Me and Charlie posted our new jam!! Stay tuned for some special news brewing with our new friends over there… http://youmeandcharlie.com/listen/a-house-for-lions-you-dont-wanna-wait-for-me-free-download/
We are beyond excited to be the resident band in February at The Echoplex! We’re working crazy hard to bring you kiddos something special every week. Special guests, DJs, video projections, photobooth and more will make this an event not to be missed! FREE // 21+ // Doors 8:30 Hosted each week by Tobi Lynn (98.7FM [...]
NPR Music interviewed us about our innovative crowdfunding campaign! It just aired on NPR Morning Edition, check it out and listen here!! http://n.pr/T9mkSa
So excited to announce that we will begin recording our debut album with the amazing Tom Biller (Silversun Pickups, Fiona Apple, Elliott Smith, Jon Brion) in December, let’s do this!
HOLY FREAKIN MOLY. We just hit 100%, cue the confetti!! You made this happen people! We still have 3 more days and 10% of post-goal funds will go to the charity MusiCares! Plus any additional funds will help with making that much more epic of an album and also go towards the release of the album. [...]
Ok, this was insanely awesome. Blue Microphones had us up to play at the House Of Rock 2012, and epic multimillion dollar home in Santa Monica that was converted into a high end studio and performance space. The studio was designed by Jack Joseph Puig and Blue Microphones and we didn’t ever wanna leave. More [...]
“Daniel Norman and crew do an oozy version of the song made a hit in 1984 by Tina Turner.” Peep it! http://buzzbands.la/2012/09/17/mp3-pack-covers-dept-son-of-stan-with-jenny-o-a-house-for-lions-benjamin-francis-leftwich/
here’s an inside look into how our completely independent campaign came together, bypassing kickstarter and other platforms on Digital Music News! http://www.digitalmusicnews.com/permalink/2012/120914kickstarter There have been other great posts on our DIY campaign recently as well, check it out! Hypebot: http://www.hypebot.com/hypebot/2012/08/a-house-for-lions-utilize-ignitiondeck-for-crowdfunding-without-a-middleman.html Tunecore: http://blog.tunecore.com/2012/09/a-house-for-lions-raising-money-their-own-way.html
Yep, we covered the classic Tina Turner joint “What’s Love Got To Do With It”. DOWNLOAD, SHARE, AND ENJOY!!
The fine folks at TOMS shoes and eyewear had us to their digs in Venice, CA to perform a stripped down semi-acoustic session. Twas a blast! Here is the vid of our new unreleased song, “Ordinary Life”!