Music

Video Premiere: The Deadmen “Everything”

The members of Washington, D.C.’s own The Deadmen proudly display the wears and tears of being road warriors.  Hailing from various sectors on the Eastern side of the United States to South Africa, the foursome together present a masterful impact onto their music. After releasing their debut EP through 8 Gang Switch in 2014 now comes the band’s first full … Continue reading Video Premiere: The Deadmen “Everything”

Video Premiere: Rilian, “Are You Out There?”

Tampa, Florida-based Rilian, the brainchild of Jerad Griffin, premieres the lyric video for “Are You Out There?” in partnership with Kenobi Records (the label of Anakin’s Brad Chancellor who co-produced the track) via Ghettoblaster today. The track is the sixth release from the label (KR006) and Rilian’s first for Kenobi Records. The single is the high-flying, space rock debut for … Continue reading Video Premiere: Rilian, “Are You Out There?”

Lando Chill Shares New Video “Break Them Shackles”

Lando Chill shares new video “Break Them Shackles” off his powerfully insightful album The Boy Who Spoke To The Wind (Mello Music Group) which was released this past Friday*. It’s a video rife with imagery depicting a struggle that’s continually gripped a country for centuries. The physical aspects may be far removed from that time but the mental chains and ropes … Continue reading Lando Chill Shares New Video “Break Them Shackles”

Video Premiere: Super Thief Shares “Liberosis”

Texas’ Super Thief premieres the video for its single “Liberosis.” The track is off the group’s Stuck album which was released earlier this month. According to the group’s own bio they’re “A would-be Touch and Go/AmRep band formed years after the glory days of noise catharsis rock when Jesus Lizard, Cows, Arcwelders and Amphetamine Reptiles roamed the fruited Midwest plains” … Continue reading Video Premiere: Super Thief Shares “Liberosis”

Light Behind The Clouds; An Interview with Whit Fineberg and Evan Veasey of Fallow Land

The unfortunate passing of a friend.  The ending of not only his band, but also a relationship.  The relocation to a new city.  Fallow Land’s Whit Fineberg began to start feeling like he was directionless.  However, these dark moments that culminated in such a short span of time also forced Fineberg to be more inspired than he ever has before.  … Continue reading Light Behind The Clouds; An Interview with Whit Fineberg and Evan Veasey of Fallow Land

Emotions Running Wild; An Interview with Dave Depper

Dave Depper has made quite the musical career being a vital part of several Northwest bands.  Acts like Menomena, Fruit Bats, Mirah, Corin Tucker, and Laura Gibson have all called upon Depper to be part of their projects.  Today, Depper has solidified his role within the ranks of Death Cab for Cutie; after being a touring member for a year, … Continue reading Emotions Running Wild; An Interview with Dave Depper

Friday Roll Out! Albums Out 6/23/17

It’s been quite the week. I don’t normally share anything personal but the intensity of this week borders on insanity. Medical issues surrounded me but everything and everyone seems to be healing, thank goodness. Situations force you to put things in perspective on occasion but as the week rolls by you have the sound of reality bludgeoning your eardrums, asking you … Continue reading Friday Roll Out! Albums Out 6/23/17

Voices Carry; An interview with Terra Lopez of Rituals of Mine

Produced alongside Wes Jones featuring Omar Rodriguez-Lopez (The Mars Volta, At The Drive-In), the release of Ritual of Mine’s Devoted landed it on many indie “Top Ten Albums of 2015” lists and for good reason. The project, primarily comprised of Terra Lopez and Dani Fernandez and that originally carried the Sister Crayon moniker, is a fiery, electronic-tinged experiment that hammers on … Continue reading Voices Carry; An interview with Terra Lopez of Rituals of Mine

EarthQuaker Devices to host second-annual EarthQuaker Day

Ohio-based extra special effects pedal manufacturer EarthQuaker Devices will host the second-annual EarthQuaker Day festival at their downtown Akron facility (350 W. Bowery St.) on Saturday, August 5, 2017 from 1:00pm until 8:00pm. The company, proudly based in Akron, Ohio since 2004, invites music lovers of all ages to converge upon their facility for a day of live music, product … Continue reading EarthQuaker Devices to host second-annual EarthQuaker Day