All posts by Kath Galasso
Grammy Winner Laura Sullivan Talks “900 Voices” Project
During her career, Laura Sullivan has composed musical soundtracks for movies, documentaries, TV shows, commercials, videos and more. Last year at the 56th Annual Grammy Awards, she was recognized for her efforts when her composition, Love’s River...
- Posted April 8, 2015
Americana’s Billy Block Dies
He threw down the soil where the seeds of a fresh musical genre grew into what we now know as Americana. Billy Block died yesterday, and for the next week or so the impact he had on...
- Posted March 12, 2015
Hybrid Ice @ Washies, Danville PA
Central Pennsylvania welcomed home favorite sons Hybrid Ice. when they returned to play for a capacity crowd at Washies in their hometown of Danville. Hybrid Ice: Rick Klinger (drums,vocals), Robert Richardson (keys,vocals), Rusty Foulke (guitar,vocals), Chris Alburger (guitar,vocals),...
- Posted February 2, 2015
John Oates @ City Winery NYC
John Oates. Everyone knows John Oates, everyone knows the myriad of hits he and musical partner Daryl Hall put together in the 80s. Everyone knows the look; curly hair, big mustache. Everyone knows John Oates is one...
- Posted January 23, 2015
Deal Casino @ Bowery Electric NYC
Over the past two months, the buzz surrounding New Jersey’s Deal Casino has grown into a low roar. In December, they won several honors at the Asbury Park Music Awards including: Top Pop/Rock Band, Top Live Performance,...
- Posted January 13, 2015
Mike Farris @ The Iridium NYC
Sometimes, even if you don’t realize it, your soul needs to be refreshed. Music can do that if it’s powerful enough. The music of Mike Farris is that powerful. Starting out as a rock singer, the party...
- Posted November 18, 2014
A Little Talk with Grammy Nominee Paul Brown
There is no question Paul Brown loves what he does. With blonde hair whirling around his head and a smile emanating from deep within, Paul Brown lets his soul bleed through the keys of his Hammond B3...
- Posted November 12, 2014
Somebody’s Darling Talks Music, CMJ
Opening up with “Bad Bad,” from their just released Adult Roommates album, Somebody’s Darling began an afternoon set of a CMJ Music Marathon showcase. The Dallas based band, featuring the bold, bluesy vocals of Amber Farris have...
- Posted October 30, 2014
Oh, Cassius! @ Bowery Electric
As the rain fell early into the second night of the CMJ Music Marathon, Oh, Cassius! took the stage at Bowery Electric on the Lower East Side of Manhattan. The Bridgeport, Connecticut band is led by singer-songwriters...
- Posted October 27, 2014
Joan Jett Honored by Little Kids Rock
What would you do if you’re an elementary school teacher and you watch funding for music education decrease year after year? If you are David Wish, you basically say “I’m mad as hell and I’m not gonna...
- Posted October 24, 2014