First Listen: The National ‘Sleep Well Beast’
Sep06

First Listen: The National ‘Sleep Well Beast’

Ohio now Brooklyn based band The National will be releasing their new album Sleep Well Beast this coming Friday September 8. They performed the new material in front of a Philadelphia crowd on September 5. Listen to it in its entirety via NPR here. This is probably one of the most anticipated rock records of the fall. The band has already released four singles to the public pre-release including the lush, aesthetically driven...

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Q&A: The Kents
Aug19

Q&A: The Kents

Canada’s indie rock scene is ever evolving. The freshest sounds are now hailing from Lindsay, Ontario from indie band The Kents. They are helping to shift the scene once again thanks to their Waking EP. The rock quartet is comprised of Warren Frank (vocals), Freddy Kwon (guitar), Luke Shauf (bass) and Tanner Paré (drums).  The band was born in 2014 thanks to a high school project. From there on they emerged as one of...

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New Music Discovery: Q&A with BOGA
Aug16

New Music Discovery: Q&A with BOGA

Trip Hop originated in the late 80s with Massive Attack, slowly permeated the mainstream in the mid 90s with Portishead and Sneaker Pimps, now Phantogram and newcomers BOGA are bringing it back around again. Trip hop has always been a relevant force in music throughout the 90s until now especially in today’s EDM scene. BOGA, although very new to the scene, are placing the trend back on the scene again in such a tremendous way....

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Welshly Arms brings Cleveland to the forefront
Aug10

Welshly Arms brings Cleveland to the forefront

Welshly Arms have been on the cusp of Cleveland, Ohio’s rock scene for the past few years now. It’s not until recently that the band has broken through nationally with their incredible feel good song “Legendary”. Many alt rock stations across the nation have begun to add the song to its playlist rotations. Sam Getz, Brett Lindemann, Jimmy Weaver, Mikey Gould, Bri Bryant, and Jon Bryant make up the diverse...

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New Artist Profile: CLOVES
Jun22

New Artist Profile: CLOVES

Critics and fans are already hailing the young talent that is CLOVES as the Australian Adele. Kaity Dunstan who goes by the moniker of CLOVES was born in Australia in 1996. Cloves has a way of making singing look all too easy. When she effortlessly belts out a tune, it may remind you of the powerhouse of Adele’s vocals for a minute, but the singer claims her singing is still a work in progress. The singer already conquered NYC’s Joe’s...

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The Push Stars Interview
May03

The Push Stars Interview

Boston-Buffalo based band The Push Stars are back. After a lengthy hiatus of side projects and solo careers, the melodic trio is ready to release their fifth upcoming new album and tour behind it towards the end of 2017. The Push Stars are Dan McLoughlin, Chris Trapper, and Ryan MacMillan. The band’s last effort, Paint the Town, was released in 2004. Their song “Any Little Town” is a favorite of mine and anyone from...

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