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Video Premiere: The 1984 Draft, “Clear Heads Full Hearts”

On April 1, Dayton-based rock band The 1984 Draft released their latest EP, Bo Jackson Up The Middle, via We Want Action (84 Nash, She Bears, Tiara).  The EP was recorded at Popside Studio with Micah Carli (guitarist for Hawthorne Heights) in mid-January, 2014. The EP is available via iTunes (https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/bo-jackson-up-middle-single/id836437528), Spotify, eMusic, Rhapsody, and Amazon. The EP sees the … Continue reading Video Premiere: The 1984 Draft, “Clear Heads Full Hearts”

Video Premiere: Novy Svet, “Titan”

The twelfth release from Vienna duo Novy Svet is a sentimental collection that spans 12 years and 12 songs.  Recorded in their hometown, Vienna, Barcelona, and Hamburg from 1998 to 2010, the retrospective draws from across the band’s catalog, showcasing their defiance of genre boundaries.  Creating a fluid mixture of folk and experimental sounds steeped in the haunting tones of … Continue reading Video Premiere: Novy Svet, “Titan”

Video Premiere: Heartless Breakers perform “Burn & Bury” live

Heartless Breakers have released video of “Burn & Bury” from their show at The Shred Shed (Salt Lake City). The show was with Into It. Over It., The World Is A Beautiful Place & I’m No Longer Afraid To Die, and A Great Big Pile of Leaves on January 26. The video was filmed by Melissa Cohn. “Burn & Bury” … Continue reading Video Premiere: Heartless Breakers perform “Burn & Bury” live

Video Premiere: Death Valley Rally, “Farewell”

Norfolk, VA/ Washington DC based quartet Death Valley Rally – blasts onto the scene with their unique, highly infectious brand of noise pop recalling the classic sounds of their locale — It doesn’t seem that long The Lilys, Velocity Girl, The Ropers, Unrest, etc. Formed in early March 2010, members include Ralph Bautista (guitar and vocals), Tiffany Riley (guitar, vocals, … Continue reading Video Premiere: Death Valley Rally, “Farewell”

Video Premiere: Turn Pale from Dayton, Ohio, 2003

From Ghettoblaster’s brother blog, YouIndie.com; never before seen footage of Turn Pale performing in Dayton, Ohio: For ten years, Turn Pale(from Bloomington, Indiana) explored the corners of the dancefloor, with a decidely punk asthetic; opting to caress the dark, Rough Trade/Factory sound from the early ’80s post-punk/goth movement. Following the self-released ‘CHANCE’ 7″ in April 2002 on Anderson’s Bluesanct label, … Continue reading Video Premiere: Turn Pale from Dayton, Ohio, 2003

Video Premiere: Waking Kills The Dream from Dayton, Ohio, circa ’00s

From Ghettoblaster’s brother blog, YouIndie.com; never before seen footage of Waking Kills The Dream performing in Dayton, Ohio: Waking Kills the Dream was the band of ex-Morning Again vocalist Kevin Byers and 12 Tribes guitarist Matt Tackett.  During the era captured here, J. Bird, now of Neon Warship, played drums, a couple dudes from Etherea, and Joe Anderl of The … Continue reading Video Premiere: Waking Kills The Dream from Dayton, Ohio, circa ’00s

Video Premiere: The Minus Tide (full set) from Dayton, Ohio, circa ’00s

From Ghettoblaster’s brother blog, YouIndie.com; never before seen footage of The Minus Tide performing in Dayton, Ohio: This Amazon review pretty much sums it up: “How disappointing it must be to the metal heads and hardcoresters that a six people formerly of indie rock/screamo bands from West Virginia can come into their watered down genre of metalcore and be better … Continue reading Video Premiere: The Minus Tide (full set) from Dayton, Ohio, circa ’00s

Video Premiere: Twelve Tribes (full set) from Dayton, Ohio, circa ’00s

From Ghettoblaster’s brother blog, YouIndie.com; never before seen footage of Twelve Tribes performing in Dayton, Ohio: This video, uncovered from You Indie archives, seems to be of Rebirth of Tragedy-era Twelve Tribes. Rebirth of Tragedy was two years in the making for the band. It was produced by former Killswitch Engage vocalist Howard Jones, and signaled their debut on Ferret … Continue reading Video Premiere: Twelve Tribes (full set) from Dayton, Ohio, circa ’00s

Video Premiere: Party of Helicopters (full set) from Columbus, Ohio, circa ’00s

From Ghettoblaster’s brother blog, YouIndie.com; never before seen footage of Party of Helicopters performing at More Than Music Fest in Columbus, Ohio: Kent, Ohio’s Party of Helicopters, whom I first encountered in the early ’90s, has long been a favorite, like a top 10 favorite band ever, of mine. Before they called it quits, the band performed at Columbus, Ohio’s … Continue reading Video Premiere: Party of Helicopters (full set) from Columbus, Ohio, circa ’00s