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Hobo Johnson – ‘The Fall of Hobo Johnson’ review

Prior to its release, Hobo Johnson told NME he really wanted to make sure that every song on his new album sounded different. After listening to ‘The Fall of Hobo Johnson’ it’s fair to say that the California native came through on his promise – with some extreme results. Thrust into a spin cycle from the off, ‘Typical Story’ plays...

Hobo Johnson interview: from sleeping in a car to a rock opera about cockroaches

"I made my first album while I was sleeping in a car," recalls viral rap-rock sensation Hobo Johnson of his early days and the origins of his name. "It was a '94 Corolla. I'm like six foot two, so I'd have to sleep like sideways and crunched up." Watch our full video interview with Hobo Johnson above Does he have any...

Hobo Johnson announces new album he hopes will help fans feel “like they want to stay alive”

Hobo Johnson has revealed details of his new album 'The Fall Of Hobo Johnson'. The album, out via Warner Bros on September 13, follows debut record 'The Rise Of Hobo Johnson'. Read more: The 10 most iconic headline sets in Reading & Leeds festival history In advance of the record, the singer has shared second single 'Uglykid', featuring Elohim. It follows recent...

Hobo Johnson attends a “surrealist pool party” in the video for new single ‘Typical Story’

Hobo Johnson has shared his new single 'Typical Story', complete with a video that sees a Los Angeles pool party take a significantly surreal turn. The video, which you can see below, finds Johnson partying before guests begin to morph into monsters, and which later features some extremely creepy faceswapping. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u-2LTXFjjGc The musician, real name Frank Lopez, describes the video as "my...