ALBUM REVIEW: Royal Blood’s “Typhoons” brings swagger to the modern rock landscape

When I think of Royal Blood, I think of the revitalization of rock music. Before listening to this record I am about to review, my only prior knowledge of Royal

Babygirl release new EP ‘Losers Weepers’ alongside the video for the bittersweet single “Million Dollar Bed”

Fast-rising pop rock band Babygirl have released their highly anticipated EP Losers Weepers alongside the video for their bittersweet new single “Million Dollar Bed," a confessional, anti-flex anthem that speaks to

Fried Monk and beautiful-fortune release “Planet B”, the first single from their upcoming indie-electronic EP ‘Here As One’

After years of working together on each other's personal musical projects, long-time Philly stalwarts Fried Monk (Lucas Kozinski) and beautiful-fortune (Jameel Farruk) are now combining their electronic hip-hop and indie

Rarin releases new single “Big Spendin'”

Hot on the heels of his recent single “Toxic Ends,” the title track from his debut mixtape (out June 25), rising hip-hop artist Rarin is gearing up to release his new single “Big Spendin’”, an unflinching, trap continuation of Rarin’s aspirational, ambition-fueled singles that focus on self-growth and not letting other Continue Reading

Kore Rozzik premieres heartfelt ballad and music video for “Timelessness”

Kore Rozzik is back and ready to show fans a side of Kore they haven’t seen before with an American version of “Timelessness”.  The NYC based band, that’s been known for their punch you in the face riffs and classic metal sounds, shows a sensitive side with this power ballad. Continue Reading

ALBUM REVIEW: Replica of a Strange Love, by Wristmeetrazor – It Can’t Make You Stay, But It Won’t Let You Leave

Wristmeetrazor. A name like that clearly illustrates what they are: A modern take on an early 2000s metalcore sound with an emo twist. If their name alone doesn’t draw you in, surely their team of powerhouses will. With Justin Fornof (ex-Molotov Solution) as the lead vocalist and bassist, Jonah Thorne Continue Reading

Michael Mayo discusses his debut solo album, coming out about his bisexuality, finding his sound as an artist and what’s next for him

There is empowerment in living authentically, a lesson that rising singer, songwriter, composer and multi-instrumentalist Michael Mayo has come to realize.  Born in LA to a musical family, his mother Valerie Pinkston, now a back-up vocalist for Diana Ross, also sang with Beyonce, Luther Vandross, Ray Charles, Whitney Houston and Morrissey and his father, Continue Reading

Vancouver indie artist Victoria Groff releases new single “Hope, Wish, Pray”

Vancouver based indie artist Victoria Groff has been writing music for the past 10 years, an activity that she says has helped to keep her sane.  Ready to start sharing her songs with the world, she released her debut single “Sun and Moon”, an ode to dealing with a difficult Continue Reading

Rarin releases new single “Toxic Ends”, the title track from his forthcoming mixtape out June 25th

Fast-rising hip hop artist Rarin has released his new, hard-hitting single “Toxic Ends” and has officially revealed the details for his debut mixtape, Toxic Ends, out June 25.  The track imagines what life would be if we let go of the negative thoughts that hold us back and stop us Continue Reading

Review: Olivia Rodrigo’s SOUR debut is fierce, fun, and cuts like a knife

California native Olivia Rodrigo’s SOUR is the youth-filled, energetic, emotional bedroom album that every teenage girl at heart has been longing for forever, and it is truly spotless. The album starts off with a treat for anyone who ever wished Freaky Friday’s Pink Slip was real. “Brutal,” an upbeat track Continue Reading

ALBUM REVIEW: “Dear Lemon House…” by Kaonashi offers a bit of calmness… but mostly chaos

As a member of the Charlotte music community, there are a few underground bands from different parts of the country that garner praise when coming through the Carolinas. Whether it be the style of music, the friend connections between members, or just having an online reputation for being a fun Continue Reading

Norwegian singer Ina Wroldsen releases new single “Fires” from forthcoming EP ‘Matters Of The Mind’

Critically-acclaimed and award-winning artist and songwriter Ina Wroldsen is a straight-talking, uncensored, funny, honest and fiercely independent role model.  On her new single “Fires“,  the multi-platinum-selling artist tackles motherhood in that same emotionally-unfiltered manner and relates her feelings of it as a double-edged sword.  “A child is this amazing gift, but they’re only Continue Reading