It might have taken twenty years, but [lastfm]Devo[/lastfm] has a new album and a new stage show. But the de-evolution cone hat? Still there. Check out what happened when[lastfm]Devo[/lastfm] performed for Yahoo! and what band members had to say about the music industry and world today after the jump!
The new [lastfm]Devo[/lastfm] album has received fairly positive reviews, including kind words from the Independent and Rolling Stone. The crowd also ate them up at this year’s Coachella festival.
Along with the music, [lastfm]Devo[/lastfm] has brought back its cultural satire, too. The band decided to change the color of its “de-evolution cones” from the iconic red to blue, thanks to focus group testing. The band also allowed fans to create a version of its new album, Something For Everyone, with an alternate track listing for release online.
Listen to the band talk about its influence on modern music in this clip:
[lastfm]Devo[/lastfm] will be playing Lollapalooza in August.