Eagles Of Death Metal Talk With Chicago’s Q101.1 At Twisted 15

Eagles of Death Metal sit down with Electra of Q101.1 in Chicago, backstage at the House of Blues ahead of their Twisted 15 performance. The guys talked about Jesse Hughes’ big mustache, joking about how their new album ‘Heart On’ was gonna be called ‘Boner’, and their plans for the downtime before hitting the road again in 2009. Watch the interview via YouTube below.

Sahara Hotnights ‘In Private’ Video

Sahara Hotnights are out with the video to their new single ‘In Private’, a cover of the Dusty Springfield 1990 release, taken off the Robertsfors, Sweden rock group’s upcoming fifth album. Watch the Marcus Söderlund directed video via YouTube below.

Sahara Hotnights ‘Loneliest City Of All’ Video

Sahara Hotnights are out with the video to their new single ‘Loneliest City Of All’, the third single from the Robertsfors, Sweden rock group’s fourth studio album ‘What If Leaving Is A Loving Thing’, out now on their label Stand By Your Band. Watch it via YouTube below.

Sahara Hotnights, Other Female Bands, Struggle For Airplay

The Sahara Hotnights are a classic example of the best kind of girl band: fast friends who found music another way to play together. “We were just two sisters and friends wanting to do something together,” guitarist Jennie Asplund tells Evelyn McDonnell of Knight Ridder. “We did everything else together. Then we formed a band. We thought it was the funnest way to hang out.” Unfortunately, rock radio has been a tough nut to crack for female bands. “It’s really hard to get in if you have a female singer,” Asplund explained. “It’s hard for them to accept that. That’s a shame.”

On TV: Puddle Of Mudd, The Hives, Sahara Hotnights

Rock acts on television this week include the Hives, who perform on ‘The Tonight Show with Jay Leno’ on Monday; Ambulance Ltd., who perform on ‘The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn’ on Monday; Puddle of Mudd, who visit Fuse’s ‘Daily Download’ on Monday; the French Kicks, who perform on ‘Last Call with Carson Daly’ on Tuesday; Sahara Hotnights, who perform on ‘Late Night with Conan O’Brien’ on Friday; and the Shore, who perform on ‘Last Call’ on Friday.