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Posted on January 11, 2013 at 6:20 AM Comments comments (98)

After much thought, I've decided to no longer continue posting on CloserToKOL.  Over the last few months, it has been increasingly difficult to find adequate time to run the website and give it the attention to detail it deserves.


I have enjoyed the experience of creating and running CloserToKOL immensely over the last several years and have met many wonderful people during this time. The web...

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Kings of Leon T-Shirt Sale Now On!

Posted on January 5, 2013 at 1:00 PM Comments comments (11)

For more info, click HERE!

Happy New Year!

Posted on January 3, 2013 at 7:15 PM Comments comments (1)
Happy New Year Everyone! Lots of Kings of Leon shows & a new album to look forward to in 2013...Should be a Good Year! :)

The band spent New Year's Eve performing at Russian billionaire, Roman Abramovich's Private Party on Caribbean isle of St Barts.

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Congratualtions to Nathan & Jessie on the Birth of their Daughter VIOLET MARLOWE!

Posted on December 28, 2012 at 6:05 PM Comments comments (15)

Little Violet was born on Wednesday (December 26th) at 4:01pm in Nashville, Tenn. and weighed 7 pounds and 13 ounces.

PersonalFest, Argentina | YouTube Livestream

Posted on November 30, 2012 at 7:55 PM Comments comments (57)

Looks like PersonalFest will be livestreamed on YouTube this weekend.

(not sure if it will work every country)

Jared Performs at Petty Fest West, LA (14 Nov 12)

Posted on November 16, 2012 at 7:30 PM Comments comments (0)

Watch the video of Jared on stage with amoungs others, Johnny Depp!

Nathan Tweets Video from the Recording Studio

Posted on November 12, 2012 at 7:30 PM Comments comments (7)

Watch the short clip HERE

UK Dates Announced for 2013

Posted on November 6, 2012 at 7:00 PM Comments comments (3)

Tickets go on-sale 10am on Friday 9th November and are available from, or Gigs...

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Confirmed European Shows for 2013

Posted on October 30, 2012 at 8:55 PM Comments comments (16)

Shows seem to be getting confirmed ever other day!

Keep up-to-date HERE

Caleb Performs at Petty Fest 2012, Webster Hall, NYC (24 Oct 12)

Posted on October 25, 2012 at 6:25 PM Comments comments (2)

Caleb was one of the surprise guests at the annual Festival and you can watch him perform "American Girl" HERE .  There are also lots of pics of him on stage

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Livestream for Sao Paulo, Brazil Show

Posted on October 16, 2012 at 4:45 PM Comments comments (3)

There will be a Livestream of the Sao Paulo Show on 20 Oct for Latin America, The USA and Spain. It will be available from this websi...

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Audio Interview | Jared & Nick | Promoting Smoke & Jackal on the Zane Lowe Show (15 Oct 12)

Posted on October 16, 2012 at 2:50 PM Comments comments (40)

Jared & Nick called into BBC Radio One's Zane Lowe Show to promoting Smoke & Jackal and the release of "EP 1", which you can listen to & buy from here). 

They also discussed:

  • Mona’s next album
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Kings of Leon back on Stage in San Francisco

Posted on October 4, 2012 at 6:40 PM Comments comments (1)

Kings of Leon returned to the stage for the first time in almost a year last night to perform at the Oracle Open World Event at Treasure Island, San Francisco.

They were supporting Pearl Jam and Eddie Vedder joined them onstage for "The Bucket", (

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Congratulations to Jared and Martha!

Posted on September 30, 2012 at 7:20 PM Comments comments (21)

Jared and Martha tied the knot in a private ceremony on Saturday (September 29) at Front Porch Farms in Charlotte, Tenn.  The couple exchanged vows in an intimate ceremony with family and close friends in attendance. They said “I do” at approximately 5:55p.m.

"Marrying my best friend today. I'm the luckiest girl in the world," Martha tweeted. Jare...

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It's Martha & Jared's Wedding Day!

Posted on September 29, 2012 at 5:20 AM Comments comments (1)

Walk of Fame & Ambassador Award Ceremony | Nashville (21 Sep 12)

Posted on September 21, 2012 at 5:50 PM Comments comments (1)

It was a proud day today for Kings of Leon, their family, friends and fans as they were inducted into Nashville's Walk of Fame and also received Nashville's "Music City Ambassador Award".

All band members were in attendance and you can watch Nathan's speech by clicking on the link at the bottom.  Also click on the links below to see lots of photos of the band, their family and friends attending the ceremony.
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Kings of Leon to join Music City Walk of Fame

Posted on September 13, 2012 at 11:10 PM Comments comments (2)

Middle Tennessee fans can celebrate a crowning achievement for Kings of Leon on September 21, when the Nashville rock band will be inducted into the Music City Walk of Fame.


KOL will receive the 61st star in the pavement of Walk of Fame Park in downtown Nashville, joining the likes of Hank Williams, Dolly Parton and Jimi Hendrix. The Music City Wa...

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Hello from Nashville!

Posted on September 12, 2012 at 10:40 AM Comments comments (20)

It's all about the Music and Food...

We arrived in Nashville on Saturday after a very bumpy plane ride over the pond and then an even bumpier plane ride from Philadelphia to here!  This was due to the severe storms affecting NYC.

Photo: Philadelphia to Nashville

First thing I noticed at the airport was that you had famous mus...

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Happy Birthday Matthew!

Posted on September 10, 2012 at 9:25 AM Comments comments (8)

Recording of Album #6 Starts very soon!

Posted on September 1, 2012 at 4:40 AM Comments comments (5)

Tweeted by Nathan (31 Aug 12)