Backstage Pass

Music, concerts, musicians and more.


Intro 6.10.13: Videos from Postal Service, Drums, Everclear and more

The Postal Service -- Ben Gibbard and Jimmy

The Postal Service -- Ben Gibbard and Jimmy Tamborello -- are celebrating the 10th anniversary of their "Give Up" album with an arena tour in 2013. (Credit: Autumn de Wilde)

The Postal Service shows what a difference a decade can make, celebrating the growth of their album “Give Up” with sold-out shows at Barclays Center Friday and Saturday.

Intro brings you the week’s hottest videos and shows every Monday. To catch up on all the Intros and watch classic Long Island music scene videos, check out Newsday Music’s YouTube channel at


POSTAL SERVICE, “Such Great Heights.” At Barclays Center Friday and Saturday.
THE DRUMS, “Money.” At Webster Hall Monday for New York Music Festival.
GROUPLOVE, “Tongue Tied.” At Prospect Park Bandshell Thursday.
JOSEPH ARTHUR, “Saint of Impossible Causes.” At Bowery Ballroom Thursday.
CHAKA KHAN, “Ain’t Nobody.” At Apollo Theater Monday.
EVERCLEAR, “I Will Buy You A New Life.” At NYCB Theater at Westbury Wednesday for Summerland Tour.
DEER TICK, “Smith Hill.” At Cannon’s Blackthorn Thursday for the Shine a Light Foundation benefit.
COUNTING CROWS, “Round Here.” At Pennysaver Amphitheater Friday and Hammerstein Ballroom 6.27.
CRIME IN STEREO, “Small Skeletal.” At 89 North Saturday.
CLASSIXX, “Holding On.” At Le Poisson Rouge Saturday.

advertisement | advertise on newsday


Follow Newsday music writer Glenn Gamboa for the latest from pop's biggest voices.
Twitter | Blog

Follow Newsday Entertainment

advertisement | advertise on newsday