Slothrust – Mannequin Pussy – Quality Cable // Louisville, KY 10.28.18

Slothrust with Mannequin Pussy and Quality Cable Zanzabar Louisville, KY October 28th, 2018 Photos and words by Emily May Los Angeles-based garage rock band Slothrust, currently on tour in support of their latest album The Pact, performed recently in Louisville, KY to a packed venue of fans.  As the lights dimmed Continue Reading

William Elliot Whitmore – Raye Zaragoza – Oscar Parsons // Louisville, KY 10.26.18

William Elliot Whitmore with Raye Zaragoza and Oscar Parsons Headliners Music Hall Louisville, KY October 26th, 2018 Photos and words by Emily May Iowa-based folk/soul/acoustic singer-songwriter William Elliot Whitmore made a stop recently in Louisville, KY to play to a packed house of excited fans. Having just released his latest Continue Reading

Boys Of Fall discuss their new album, maturing as songwriters and what’s next

Detroit pop-punk band Boys Of Fall, consisting of Michael Martenson (vocals), Jake Cemer (vocals/guitar), Dan Quigley (guitar), Eli Sleeker (Bass) and Scott Solomon (Drums), is back and more determined then ever with the release on October 26th of their latest album Better Moments.  Having gone through a lot as a Continue Reading

The Britanys discuss their new mixtape, their new sound and what’s next

  Brooklyn indie rock band The Britanys have been wowing audiences and critics alike since the release of their debut EP It’s Alright in 2014.  Comprised of Steele Kratt (drums), Lucas Long (vocals/guitar), Lucas Carpenter (Bass) and Jake Williams (guitar), the band burst onto the scene with a sound reminiscent Continue Reading

William Elliot Whitmore on tour in support of his latest album, Kilonova

Bloodshot Records artist William Elliot Whitmore is currently touring in support of his latest album Kilonova.  Whitmore is a singer-songwriter, banjoist, guitarist and drum-stompin’ solo artist from Lee County, Iowa and has released seven full-length albums that blend the blues, country, folk and punk.  His latest album was released on September Continue Reading

Tom Grennan – Elli Ingram – Everything is Imagined – Manchester,UK 12.10.18

Tom Grennan with Everything is Imagined, Elli Ingram Manchester Academy Manchester,UK October 12th 2018 Words and Photos by Lewis Roberts For the second time this year Tom Grennan brought his incredible vocal performances to Manchester,UK this time to a sold out crowd at the Manchester Academy. The Bedford born boy Continue Reading

Mitch Bradford discusses his debut album, love for vinyl and what’s next

Americana/folk/pop singer-songwriter Mitch Bradford grew up in Brownsville, TX with a love for artists such as Neil Young, Jackson Browne and Joni Mitchell.  Inspired by their warm and simplistic lyrical styles and composition, Bradford began writing his own music 15 years ago.  While still writing music on the side, Bradford Continue Reading

Yoshi Flower discusses his mixed tape release, growing up in Detroit and what’s next for him

LA artist Josh Smith, who goes by the name Yoshi Flower, exploded onto the scene in March with his debut track “Movies”, having since released tracks “Just On Drugs”, “Woke” and “Brown Paper Bag”, to name a few.  Originally from Detroit, Smith was a member of the “cosmic trap” duo Continue Reading

Tropic discuss their new EP, musical backgrounds and what’s next

The New York-based duo Tropic is the musical project of EDM producer Phuse (Jarel Hill) and R&B singer/songwriter Jo-B Sebastian, who recently released an EP, Bittersweet, that fuses electronica, soul, pop and R&B together to give listeners a unique and eclectic sound.  They both grew up listening to Earth Wind Continue Reading

Electric Six – Jeremy and The Harlequins – Jack Holiday and the Westerners

Electric Six with Jeremy and The Harelquins and Jack Holiday and the Westerners Zanzabar Louisville, KY October 13th, 2018 Photos and words by Emily May Detroit rock band Electric Six brought their live show to Louisville, KY recently to a packed venue of fans who were ready to dance and Continue Reading

A Very Special Episode discuss their new EP, signing with Knuckle Down Records and what’s next

NYC post punk/shoegaze band A Very Special Episode recently released their sophomore EP Cut For Time.  The EP showcases the growth the band has undergone since they formed in 2016 and their shift to a more aggressive and fast-paced tempo while still maintaining some of their intimate and atmospheric roots.  Although Continue Reading

The Persian Leaps discuss the latest album, the next phase of the band and what’s next

The Persian Leaps began as a musical project for Minneapolis singer/musician Drew Forsberg, who after years of writing music independently, assembled a full band in 2012.  The band has been praised by fans and critics alike for their catchy melodies, harmonies and hooks, as well as their classic power-trio punch!  Continue Reading