Kings of Leon

Kings of Leon talk 2016, tease new album

By: The Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Kings of Leon took it easy this year after finishing up their international tour for their 2013 album "Mechanical Bull," but the Grammy-winning family rock group is ready to start 2016 with a bang, literally.

Lollapalooza 2014: Watch the five best moments from Grant Park

[insertSlideshowjava xml=""] Despite grumblings around the Internet about the lack of star power at Lollapalooza 2014, the highlights out-shined the past couple of years with the memorable moments being one of those, "I was at Lolla when ___ joined ___ on stage," surreal type situations.

Watch: Kings of Leon on Jimmy Fallon

Watch out world. Kings of Leon is awake from a drunken slumber/hibernation with an appetite for rock. Having returned with a new single and a forthcoming album, the band made its way to "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon" to perform the questionably titled "Supersoaker." Read more »

Live review: Band of Horses @ the Ogden Theatre

“We took a little break from that weird-ass tour,” said Band of Horses singer Ben Bridwell, and that was the only reference made to the fact that here we were –- again –- at the Ogden Theatre Sunday night, listening to the alt rock band headlining instead of opening for Kings of Leon last week at Red Rocks, after KOL also “took a break” following Caleb Followill’s weird-ass display in Dallas in July.

Live review: Kings of Leon @ Comfort Dental Amphitheatre

[caption id="attachment_18242" align="alignnone" width="495" caption="Fans braved rain and unfamiliar songs to see Kings of Leon on Tuesday in Greenwood Village. Photo by Brian Carney,"][/caption] Back in the days of monkey bars, swings, four square, tether ball and chasing girls on the playground, I was once imparted these wise words from a fellow disheveled-haired, dirty-faced fifth grader: “Always tell the pretty ones that they’re smart, and always tell the smart ones they’re pretty.” That was, apparently, the golden rule for getting the girl.