Before HAIM Was HAIM, They Were in a Ridiculous Teen Girl Group Called Valli Girls

By Darrick Thomas on
(Getty)Perhaps you are aware of HAIM, the next big indie crossover act composed of sisters Danielle, Este, and Alana Haim. They're a favorite of the blog world but make feel-good pop-folk-rock even your mom and dad can groove to. Their songs are catchy as hell; they've got famous people in their music videos, and their debut album Days Are Gone is solid from front to back, even earning the elusive "Best New Music" tag from the noted music elitists at Pitchfork. This all to say HAIM is blowing...Read Full Story

HAIM Outsells Justin Timberlake in the UK, Scores No. 1 Debut

By Alicia Dennis on
(Getty Images)It will be no big surprise when Justin Timberlake tops the Billboard 200 tomorrow with his new album The 20/20 Experience - 2 of 2, but it's a different story across the pond. In the UK, the former 'N Sync star has been outsold by another set of Americans: Los Angeles sister trio HAIM.According to the Official Charts Company, HAIM's debut album Days Are Gone sold over 2,000 more copies than Timberlake's latest. And they're just as surprised as you are:It remains to be seen how...Read Full Story

Who Covered Miley Cyrus' 'Wrecking Ball' Better: HAIM or James Arthur?

By Alicia Dennis on
(Getty Images)We've been waiting for HAIM to take over the world for a little over a year now, and with the release of their debut album Days Are Gone just around the corner, it looks like that's finally going to happen. This week, the gals headed into the BBC Radio 1 Live Lounge to cover "Wrecking Ball," aka Miley Cyrus' first number one single. The ladies switched up the tempo, with bass player Este offering her throatiest vocals.But they weren't the only ones to take a stab at the song...Read Full Story