All posts tagged "news"
Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes @ Newton Theatre
On an unseasonably warm November night in northwest New Jersey, the outside temperature was nothing compared to the fire being stoked onstage by Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes. The wonderfully intimate Newton Theatre played host to...
- Posted November 9, 2015
Boy From The Crowd’s EP “Where The Bees Come To Die” – Reviewed
Hearing Boy From The Crowd for the first time is like watching primordial ooze spewing up from the depths of the earth. You’re not sure what it could be, but it’s fascinating and terrifying, and demands to...
- Posted November 4, 2015
Paula Boggs: A Taste of Seattle Brewed Soulgrass
Paula Boggs is a musician. She has been a musician since she was very young. However just as John Lennon wrote “Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans,” different life opportunities arose...
- Posted October 27, 2015
Samuel Claiborne’s “Love, Lust, and Genocide” Reviewed
After listening to Love, Lust and Genocide,” the new album from poet and alternative rocker Samuel Claiborne, the first thing that came to mind was a line from Simon & Garfunkel’s “Sounds Of Silence.” “And the words...
- Posted October 21, 2015
“Smokin’ Voyages” from Space Apaches: New Rock with Old Influences
As you go through “Entry,” the first 32 seconds of Smokin’ Voyages, you start thinking that maybe Space Apaches really is formed by cosmic interplanetary visitors, as they say in their bio. But then you hear the...
- Posted October 20, 2015
Tumbler’s “You Said” Starts A New Folk/Rock Conversation
Listening to the music from Tumbler, a British folk/rock trio is almost like going on a time travel journey. And honestly, that isn’t far from the truth. The band, Richard Grace, Dave Needham and Harry Grace, just...
- Posted October 19, 2015
Add Agency Releases “Gemstone Radar,” a New Album of Sonic Exploration
Due out at the end of this month is Gemstone Radar, a solo and I do mean solo, album from Will Mora a.k.a. the band Add Agency from EL Paso, Texas. Mora did all the writing, singing...
- Posted October 13, 2015
A Sweet Debut Album From Bitter’s Kiss
The striking voice is the first thing you notice when listening to the self-titled debut album by Bitter’s Kiss. So clear, pure and interesting. Keep listening and the lyrics stop you in your tracks. Read the bio...
- Posted October 10, 2015
Agrelia’s Castle. A Journey of Healing Through Music
Adversity can either strengthen the bond between two people or can break it. Coming to terms with an incurable disease is a journey where most times, creativity and generosity of spirit are not walking in step with...
- Posted October 7, 2015
Robot Garden Delivers Big Rock Sound on Debut Album
In this time of shortened attention spans, every once in a while something comes along to make you take notice. In this time of cookie cutter bands with formulaic pop songs, every now and then there comes...
- Posted September 29, 2015