The Best New Band of 2011 - Grouplove

Written by  Published in Featured Artist Saturday, 31 December 2011 20:27

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Best New Band of 2011 - Grouplove

I have to be honest. We were so busy running the site that we totally forgot about naming "The Best New Band of 2011" until, literally, yesterday. The good news is that it doesn't matter. Even if we had polled the universe, we would have reached the same conclusion. I can't recall a band with better songs, better chops and better presence than Grouplove.

Check out this video of the band's appearance on Letterman. It's an amazing look at a band that's at the top of their game, delivering the breakthrough performance of their career and having a hell of a good time doing it. It doesn't get any better than this. Competion closed. Happy New Year.

Last modified on Tuesday, 26 February 2013 21:13
Tom Crosthwaite

Tom Crosthwaite started off playing music. His garage band signed with a small label and he spent the next decade playing and producing some serious music.

That led to a stint of running and marketing recording studios in Boston and Los Angeles with a clientele that included Aerosmith, The Cars, Kris Kristofferson, Quincy Jones and Diana Ross.

Then, network television beckoned and he signed on at ABC where he helped to settle the deals between the Network and the various studios, eventually leaving ABC to set up in his own shop as a consultant for a list of clients that includes: Paramount Network Television, Fox Broadcasting, Showtime and The WB/CW Networks. His credits include: Roseanne, NYPD Blue, Charmed, Seventh Heaven, Buffy The Vampire Slayer and many others.

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