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Historian's Drops New LP Expanse

The LA-based, psych-folk group Historian has dropped a new album which is incredibly energetic but moody titled Expanse. The project is a combination of Leonard Cohen-esque tone poetry with strong string sections and smoggy jazz detours. This is a band that isn’t …

Mr. Every Day: Life Is About Creating Peace

Mr. Every Day CEO, Past Life Entertainment #Revolution Mr. Every Day came into the world by way of a Cherokee Indian mother and a Bahamian father. At the age of three, Mr. Every Day toured with Stevie Wonder and his …

Devil's Brew: Devil's Pit Blues Cult - "You Are Your Own Threat"

Devil’s Pit Blues Cult “You Are Your Own Threat” The Arrival Coming from that blight called Allentown, PA, (and if you’ve ever been there, I’m sorry)  ((just kidding, Allentown)) comes this wonderful dark blues metal band, Devil’s Pit Blues Cult.  …

Blow Your Head Apart: Signs Of The Swarm - "Cesspool of Ignorance"

Signs Of The Swarm “Cesspool Of Ignorance” The Disfigurement of Existence Unbolievable.  This band kills it, and I can’t believe they’re from my town of Pittsburgh.  If you like deathcore, this band frickin delivers.  I love them.  There is nothing …

Suicide Prevention: Komm Süsser Tod - Heat Death

 Komm Süsser Tod 熱HEAT DEATH死 Komm Süsser Tod, from Kent, Ohio, are a tremendous noise/screamo band that have decided to tackle an important but often overlooked problem in our community:  Suicide.  This is their response to the problem.  Comprised of Darion- …

The Old Is New: The Prids - "Elizabeth Ann"

The Prids “Elizabeth Ann” I Look Like I’m In Love? What a great song.  I love songs about women.  There is something so 60’s and so catchy about singing songs about women, and the Prids do it so well.  Their …

Glam Is Back: Gyasi - "All Messed Up"

Gyasi “All Messed Up” The beautiful peacock from West Virginia has done it again.  Anyone who has missed Glam Rock (and who hasn’t), here is your salvation.  “All Messed Up” is a song that could have come from T Rex’ Electric …

Untapped Greatness: J.R Harlekin - "Anyway"

JR Harlekin “Anyway” Wow, this new single from that bundle of talent from Norway (you know, the country that Trump wants people to come to the US from) has that great, toe-tapping one has come to expect from JR Harlekin, …

Jump In: TrueHeights - "Exit Route"

TrueHeights “Exit Route” Days We Found WOW.  What a powerful band.  TrueHeights new single kicks your ass from the first chord.  Wouldn’t it be great if all relationships provided that exit route to help you bail when things get rough?  …

Perfect Tribute: Kevin Daniel - "No Elma"

Kevin Daniel “No Elma” The perfect tribute to man’s best friend.  I love this song so much.  Kevin Daniel has more passion in his voice than most people I’ve heard.  His combining of pure country and Americana with some great …

The True Meaning: Abject Joy - "Home"

Abject Joy “Home” Home Wow, this is the best song about Home since “Our House” by C,S, & N.  That is a super complement.  When I here this song, I just feel like I’m home again (where ever that may …

Naked Truth: Yuzima - "Black Supremacy"

Yuzima  “Black Supremacy” Power Did protest ever sound so funky and sexy?  Yuzima knows what he believes and, using those two frightening aspects of knowledge that the white supremacists hate, music and facts, he gets right to the core of …

The Great Tragedy: Sufjan Stevens - "Tonya Harding (In D Major)"

Sufjan Stevens “Tonya Harding (in D Major)” What a beautiful song, from an amazing singer/songwriter, to the most misunderstood woman in Olympic history.  Without sugarcoating anything, Stevens brings the story of Harding to life beautifully.  Only Stevens can do this.  …

Perfect Duet: BØRNS and Lana Del Rey - "God Save Our Young Blood"

BØRNS, Lana Del Rey “God Save Our Young Blood” Blue Madonna Finally, a duet by two great artists that actually complement each other.  I love Lana, always have, always will, and BØRNS has this great style, almost the male equivalent of …

Guitar God: Mike Milan Dedic - "Escape"

Mike Milan Dedic “Escape” For all you guitar freaks and worshippers, here comes one of the best guitarist I’ve ever heard.  Mike Milan Dedic has fingers of speed without being overly flashy or show-offish.  It’s like every note is needed …

Fresh Honesty: Sam Hollis - "Looms Over You"

Sam Hollis “Looms Over You” Coming from Birmingham, England, Sam Hollis has one of the freshest and most honest voices around.  I love in “Loom Over You”, he says, I’m Selfish.  It’s so nice to hear the truth sung to …

They're Back: Monks of Doom - "Duat Duat"

Monks Of Doom “Duat Duat” The Bronte Pin I have always been a huge fan of Monks of Doom, and I am so glad we get new music from them. Victor Krummenacher, Greg Lisher, Chris Pedersen (all from Camper Van Beethoven) …

It's True: God Hates Unicorns - "God Hates Unicorns"

God Hates Unicorns “God Hates Unicorns” God Hates Unicorns From the depths of that river city, Pittsburgh, God Hates Unicorns comes oozingly up from the muck to destroy your mind.  Playing cutting edge Pittsburgh Dickrock, God Hates Unicorns is made …

Punk For Now: the SUCK - "Biff"

the SUCK “Biff” From the East Coast comes the juggernaut called the SUCK.  If you like the Ramones and true short, catchy, headbangin’ (for Suzie) punk rock, here it is.  the SUCK is comprised of Band Members:  The Basement – Drums; The Problem …

Great Intro to 2018: No No Yeah Okay - "Make Believe"

No No Yeah Okay “Make Believe” Well, it’s time to welcome in the New Year, and I can’t think of a better way than the new single by No No Yeah Okay.  This crazy blend of electronics and dream pop …

Governor's Ball 2018 Line-Up Announced!

The Governor’s Ball 2018 Line-Up is here and we have a fantastic mixture of headliners from rap, alternative, indie and r&b! The likes of Eminem, Jack White, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, and Travis Scott will headline the annual festival this year! …

Coachella 2018 Line-Up Is Here!

The Coachella 2018 Line-Up is here! Featured artists include Beyonce, The Weeknd, Eminem, St. Vincent, Portugal. The Man, and More! Get your tickets here!

L.H. Drops New Single "Shake"

Chicago based L.H. drops a new strip club anthem called “Shake”.            

Vote Sandy Redd on The Four

Sandy Redd is a talented artist from Chicago competing on the new Fox show The Four and needs your votes to dethrone one of “The Four”. Check out the video of this awesome talent singing “Unique Beauty” with her band. …

Bo Deal "Mr Deal"

Chicago rap veteran Bo Deal dropped a new video entitled “Mr Deal” which is real street hip hop over an ominous beat where he describes his lifestyle in the third-person narrative.  Clever wordplay and a great concept.

Black Metal Orchestra: Les Chants du Hasard - "Chant troisième - L'homme"

Les Chants du Hasard “Chant troisième – L’homme” Les Chants du Hasard Amazing, a heavy metal album from a band that doesn’t play heavy metal.  Remember, No guitars – No bass – No drums; instead, Orchestra, Orchestra, Orchestra.  This is …

More Fun Than Porn: Gay Cum Daddies - "Trading Wreckage"

Gay Cum Daddies “Trading Wreckage” Crumbs What a band.  I love these guys.  It really does sound like the guys were locked into different studios and just played.  They have this wonderful sense of humor, starting with their name.  It’s …

This Is The Year: Five Eight - "Pleiades"

Five Eight “Pleiades” Songs For St. Jude What a great expressive video that totally fits the song.  I love Five Eight.  They are so different from most indie bands.  First of all, Mike Mantione’s vocals are not beautiful, but they …

Appalachian Beauty: Mipso - "Coming Down The Mountain"

Mipso “Coming Down The Mountain” Coming Down The Mountain What a great band.  Chapel Hill’s indie Americana quartet Mipso – Jacob Sharp (mandolin, vocals), Wood Robinson (bass, vocals), Joseph Terrell (guitar, vocals), and Libby Rodenbough (fiddle, vocals) – balances the …

Power Trio: The Duskwhales - "Slow Down, Jerusalem"

The Duskwhales “Slow Down, Jerusalem” Sorrowful Mysteries Coming from Manassas, VA, this powerful trio has marched into the rock world with some powerful music.  Sometimes sounding Doorish, maybe Beatlesque, but maybe more like the Zombies, this trio, composed of Seth …

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