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Sep 01, 2015

Detroit duo Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. recently shortened their name to JR JR and announced their new albumJR JR, which is due out September 25 via Warner Bros. More

Jul 17, 2015

Goodbye Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr., hello JR JR. The Detroit duo Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. have announced that they are shortening their name to simply JR JR. More

Watch: Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. – “James Dean (Lyric Video)”

Band Currently At Work on Their Third Album

Dec 22, 2014

You had to admit; it seems absurd that Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. hasn't released a fun in the sun/water-themed video until now.  More

Oct 01, 2014

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. kick off another U.S. tour in a couple weeks, and as a friendly gesture have released a new song to tease their upcoming shows. More

Jan 17, 2014

In the wake of release their sophomore album The Speed of Things last year Detroit pop duo Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. have premiered a brand new music video featuring their latest single "Run." More

Jul 31, 2013

Motor City pop duo Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. have announced the release of their new album, The Speed of Things. More

Jul 17, 2013

Detroit pop duo Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. have premiered a brand new music video featuring their latest single "If You Didn't See Me (Then You Weren't On The Dancefloor)." More

Watch: Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. on “Conan”

Perform "If You Didn't See Me (Then You Weren't On the Dance Floor)"

Jun 12, 2013

Last night Detroit pop duo Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. appeared as the musical guest on Conan where they performed the lead track "If You Didn't See Me (Then You Weren't On the Dance Floor)" off their new EP Patterns. More

May 31, 2013

Last month Detroit pop duo Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. followed up their 2011 debut It's A Corporate World with a new EP titled Patterns. More

May 15, 2013

Last month Detroit pop duo Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. released their brand new EP Patterns. More

Listen: Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. - “Hiding”

New EP Patterns Out April 16

Apr 12, 2013

Next week Detroit pop duo Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. will release their new EP Patterns. More

Mar 26, 2013

Poised to release the sophomore follow-up to their 2011 debut It's a Corporate World later this year, Detroit duo Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. have announced that they will release a new EP titled Patterns next month. More

Apr 03, 2012

Detroit pop duo Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. have never been very shy about the love they share for their hometown, going so far as to include a very open musical tribute on their debut album It's a Corporate World. More

Jan 31, 2012

Detroit duo Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. brought their Beach Boy-inflected brand of harmonizing pop to the set of Conan last night, performing the track "Simple Girl" off their debut full-length It's a Corporate World. More

Under the Radar Announces Best of 2011 Issue Featuring Three Covers: Bon Iver, M83, and The Horrors

Plus: Florence and the Machine, Beirut, PJ Harvey, Anna Calvi, SBTRKT, R.E.M., and more

Dec 23, 2011

Under the Radar's Best of 2011 Issue has shipped out to subscribers and will be hitting newsstands soon. The issue features three unique covers, each featuring an artist behind one of our Top 5 albums of the year: M83The Horrors, and Bon Iver. The issue also takes a look back at other artists who have made a splash in 2011, including BeirutAnna CalviEMAFlorence and the MachineGang Gang DanceNeon IndianPJ HarveyR.E.M.SBTRKT, Slow ClubSt. VincentSummer Camp, tUnE-yArDs, and Yuck. More

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. Announce January Tour Dates

Supporting Fitz and the Tantrums

Dec 13, 2011

Looks like 2012 could just be a banner year for pop duo, Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr.  More

Watch: Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. – “Simple Girl”

It’s A Corporate World Out Now Via Quite Scientific Records

Sep 14, 2011

Detroit's Dale Earnhardt  Jr. Jr. has released a new video for song, "Simple Girl" off their debut album, It's A Corporate World. More

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. Announces Tour Dates

U.S. Tour Kicks Off August 5

Jul 21, 2011

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. is taking their pop pleasures on the road. We have the dates.  More

Jun 23, 2011

We’ve got quite a crush on Detroit’s Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. Apparently we’re not alone. Today, the band sent this unofficial “Simple Girl” video our way. More

Mar 18, 2011


Delivering sore feet, a disproportionate amount of time being awake and actually getting to sleep, and a list of bands that requires an army of journalists to successfully navigate, Austin’s SXSW festival has hit its 25th anniversary this year.


Mar 10, 2011

With their proper full-length debut, It's A Corporate World scheduled for release on June 7, Detriot duo Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. have unveiled the record's first track, "Morning Thought." More

Dec 20, 2010

In their new video for track “Simple Girl,” Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. don their racing suits for another round of candy-colored pop. More

Oct 13, 2010

“Pleased to Meet You” artist (see our Fall issue for the interview) Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. is hitting the ground with the speed of…err…a race car driver. We have info on CMJ dates and their upcoming remix EP.  More


Jan 07, 2011

For Under the Radar’s 8th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to 2010. Pick up a copy of Under the Radar’s Year End issue for interviews with: The Antlers, Bon Iver, Caribou,Club 8, Delphic, Rose Elinor Dougall, Gayngs, Hot Chip, Lost in the Trees, Love is All, The Love Language, Mogwai, of Montreal, Okkervil River, Yoko Ono, Owen Pallett, Plants and Animals, Mark Ronson, Superchunk, Tame Impala, Vampire Weekend, Sharon Van Etten, and Vivian Girls.  Here’s a survey from Josh Epstein of Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr.



The Speed of Things

The Speed of Things

Warner Bros.

Oct 08, 2013

We're all familiar with the enigmatic struggle of sophomore albums. There is an unfair expectation for a band to stick to what they knowor, more accurately, what we knowand also the need to expand to new horizons and stretch the boundaries. More

It’s a Corporate World

It’s a Corporate World

Quite Scientific

Jun 08, 2011

Yes, it's a really stupid band name—but don't let it get in the way of enjoying the tunes. (Remember childhood lessons about not judging a book by its cover?) More