Monday, April 30 2012
They had one of the most public major-label blowouts in recent memory, but the journey from being a songwriter-assisted pop-punk act to a fiercely independent group unafraid to throw a country song into their latest disc is a wild ride, and the Maine tell PopMatters all about it...
Wednesday, June 5 2013
After being AltPress cover models for too long, the Maine traded in their easy subgenre hits for real independence. Now, on their second effort without major label support, the band hires the Raconteurs' Brendan Benson to approach, and while not everything works, it's still a somewhat admirable effort, particularly on the lyrical front.