Stephen Steinbrink and the Great Greyhound Tour

If the lighter and darker music of The Beatles, The Shins, Elliott Smith, Ben Gibbard, and Nick Drake could all somehow melt into one sound of today, it would be called Stephen Steinbrink. Or maybe it would be called French Quarter. Or in this particular case, it could be either. Stephen Steinbrink is a 24-year-old musician who […]

Bears in Brooklyn, Bears in Berlin, Bears…in…Heaven!

Brooklyn, New York band Bear in Heaven is one of those bands that never stops. They never stop touring, never stop writing, they never stop just to stop! Before they became a well-deserving buzz band back in 2009 they were an American band among a huge pool of others, trying to make it on the […]

Song Premiere from Emperor X + Euro Tour News

We at THE BOMBER JACKET are happy to premiere a new song from Emperor X today for our tenth issue. Stream here: Emperor X is the moniker for Los Angeles musician C.R. Matheny. In the last ten years of his career in music, Matheny has released six studio albums, the latest of which is Western Teleport–a […]

We Made A Compilation!

Every ten issues will amount to a volume of THE BOMBER JACKET. To celebrate our tenth issue, we decided to make a compilation featuring many–and truly very many–of the musicians we have covered since the website’s creation on Valentine’s Day. The compilation is completely free! Thank you to all the musicians who provided tracks, and […]