August 6th, 2012 | by Andy Whorehall
Joie De Vivre, the sometimes-5-piece band from the very poor region of North America called Rockford, IL, has come a long way from their previous LP, "The North End", with 2012's "We're All Better Than This". Where their previous record attracted a specific audience, ages 16-25 and midwesternâ€“if thatâ€“this one breaks grounds, emotionally and musically, with a wider audience that anyone feeling lost and wandering through life at age 40 will connect with
July 4th, 2012 | by Andy Whorehall
American BBQ and Best Of 2012 So Far Summer Special! Andy, Reggie, and Thom, check in with some of the year's best releases so far while spinning songs about America's history, somewhat, not really
May 15th, 2012 | by Chip Copeland
Joie De Vivre announce European and UK tour dates and prep new album "We're All Better Than This"
April 21st, 2012 | by Danger
What? Joie De Vivre, Into it. Over it. The Please and Thank Yous, Droughts When? April 6, 2012
April 2nd, 2012 | by Andy Whorehall
"Curve Balls" is episode 9 in Andy & Reggie's Songs About Stuff & Things Radio Hour. In-studio performance by Donkey Boy (USA). Songs centered around baseball and life featuring: Whiskeytown, Joie De Vivre, The Baseball Project with Craig Finn of The Hold Steady. Bill Cosby, Reggie Jackson, Joe DiMaggio and Thom Derby chime in
March 9th, 2012 | by Danger
Let’s get this part out of the way: Dowsing and Parker are two bands that I have
January 30th, 2012 | by Danger
Alex Danger Stewart reviews a recent Sunday night show in Chicago.
May 23rd, 2011 | by Sock Monkey Sound
SMS welcomes Warren "The Firehose" Franklin back and Joie de Vivre's last show EVER news!
March 18th, 2011 | by Sock Monkey Sound
1st Annual Clip Show! Featuring Toy Death, John Ugolini, Jesus Correa, Brandon and Patrick @
December 28th, 2010 | by Brandon
Joie De Vivre & Sock Monkey Sound's star personality, Brandon Lutmer, provides a Director's Cut article of his best 2010 listens. LÃ¼tmer's List, 2010!