People of Riot Fest 2022

Every year, one of the highlights of Riot Fest is not only the artists, but the people. This year's Riot Fest was no different. We saw a hell of a

Riot Fest 2022 // Chicago, IL

Riot Fest 2022 Douglass Park Chicago, Illinois September 16th, 17th, and 18th   This weekend, Chicago hosted Riot Fest for the 16th year and brought an astounding amount of people

Riot Fest Preview – Sunday // Chicago, IL // 9.18.2022

Another incredible Riot Fest is in the books! Preview Sunday's coverage here and look out for the full weekend gallery tomorrow.

Sweden’s Omni of Halos returns with new single ”Birds Follow My Path” off upcoming self-titled debut full-length album

Swedish five-piece Omni of Halos shares the single ”Birds Follow My Path”. An explosion of skewed alternative rock music, topped with rich pedal steel melodies and bittersweet vocals, the single is the first taste of the group’s debut, self titled full length album, which will be released later this year. Continue Reading

Poolside glitter punks Hayley and The Crushers announce 3rd album Modern Adult Kicks, out September 13th via Kitten Robot Records; Foreboding punky, power pop single “Taboo” out now; Upcoming tour starts September 23rd

One part pop, one part poison, all “poolside glitter punk,” California-to-Motor City transplants Hayley and the Crushers offer up a tsunami of bold, bad girl power. Anointed as “the naked embodiment of power pop punk” by New Wave icon Josie Cotton (who signed the band to her Kitten Robot Records in 2021), Modern Adult Kicks is the Continue Reading

Darren Hayes (Savage Garden) announces ‘Homosexual’, first new solo album in 10 Years

International platinum selling singer/songwriter Darren Hayes of Savage Garden fame has announced his new album Homosexual, out on October 7th, his first new solo album in 10 years, along with the release of dance floor anthem “All You Pretty Things,” dedicated to the victims of the Pulse nightclub shooting. Written, composed, and produced entirely Continue Reading

Frog Mallet – Frog Mallet EP REVIEW – Riiibiit, ribbit, croaaak, riiibiitt!

“Our great frog guard, Krag’wa is sacrificed to the sludge and resurrected into the Slime Creation. Hell reigns on to the swamp as the newly amalgamated beast oozes, bludgeons, and rips through the flesh of his froggy foes…” On April 23rd of 2021, amphibious slammers the world under were given Continue Reading

Yutao premieres his new LoFi single “Sensation”

Chinese born and United States based bedroom indie-pop artist Yutao has always been fascinated by Western culture. He never quite felt at ease in China and when he moved to the United States, he wanted to stay true to his Eastern traditions and embrace Western ideas, so he blended the Continue Reading

Alex Chapman releases new single “LFG” featuring Chloe Angelides

Following the viral success of his recent single “HORSEY,” his collaboration with popstar and critically acclaimed songwriter Kim Petras, dance-pop artist and DJ Alex Chapman has released his new single “LFG” featuring Chloe Angelides. The track is a nightclub-ready, summer club anthem for those who work hard, play hard, and Continue Reading

Drowning Pool announce intense and heavy new album ‘Strike A Nerve’, first new album in six years, and release first single “Mind Right”; Fall tour launches September 17 at Central Florida Metal Fest

Texas hard rock stalwarts Drowning Pool are proud to officially announce Strike A Nerve, their first new record since 2016. In addition, the band have released “Mind Right,” the first, intense taste of Strike A Nerve and a perfect re-introduction to the band for the 2020s. Their heaviest record to Continue Reading

Pale Waves release new album ‘Unwanted’ via Dirty Hit, featuring new track & video “Clean”; North American headline tour kicks off September 18

Critically acclaimed indie darlings Pale Waves have released their anticipated new album Unwanted via Dirty Hit. Pale Waves have also unveiled the video for new single “Clean,” a queer, starry-eyed anthem about the honeymoon stage of a relationship where you want to be with someone every second.   “It’s bold Continue Reading

London singer-songwriter Yaz returns with sophomore single “Anymore”, releases accompanying visual

North West London’s Yaz has returned with her sophomore single “Anymore”. A powerful statement of intent, Yaz’s expertly paired back vocals perfectly compliment the brightly crafted production by Wonderbeats and The Six. The accompanying visual sees Yaz traverse the familiar urban landscape of her home city, beginning in a nondescript Continue Reading

MUNA – Jensen McRae // Louisville, KY // 08.05.2022

MUNA with Jensen McRae Headliners Music Hall Louisville, Kentucky August 5th, 2022 Halfway through their tour for their recently released self-tilted album, MUNA made their way to Headliners Music Hall in Louisville, Kentucky to play a sold out show. Fans drove from near and far to attend this long awaited Continue Reading