“I have this one friend who passed away last year I think about a lot… he was a major badass and I like to think he went out with a blaze of glory…” One of New York City’s finest indie-rock bands, The Rad Trads are currently on tour promoting their vibrant sophomore LP titled “On Tap.” This album features the feel-good banger “Good Luck Unto … Continue reading The Rad Trads Combine Brilliant Songwriting with Incredible Instrumentation
Los Angeles based singer-songwriter Ryan Cassata is taking off on a 7-date mini tour up the West Coast. The tour kicks off in Los Angeles tomorrow night at the Grafton Hotel’s famous lounge, Bar 20. He will be performing with Mae Krell and April Rose on these dates aside from the Jackson, CA date. Joe Stevens will join Ryan in Sacramento, Jackson and Oakland. Mya … Continue reading Ryan Cassata Taking Off on West Coast Mini Tour
The Yada Yada Yadas have a sound that feels both modern and old-school emo at the same time. The band has only been releasing music since last year, but sounds extremely strong together as if they have been doing this for a lot longer. They have already signed with an indie record label, Silent Kid Records and they have also been featured and praised in … Continue reading The Yada Yada Yadas Bring A Nostalgic Emo Sound
Two amazing East-Coast LGBTQ singer-songwriters Mae Krell and April Rose (of The Rose Monarch band) will embark on an exciting cross-country tour consisting of over 30 acoustic shows! There are shows in coffee shops and house shows as well as other cool venues across the nation! They will be living the ultimate dream every musician has – to tour the country, playing show night after … Continue reading Mae Krell & April Rose Announce National Tour!
Termination Dust just put out an epic 24-minute LP called “It’s Never Too Late.” Rock The Pigeon had the chance to listen to the retro-sounding band from Anchorage, Alaska! We heard the song “Spring Breakup” which is a true testament to fun punk music in it’s production, vocal style, and anthemic hook lines. The lyrics talk about seeing their friends be on drugs/alcohol during Spring Break. … Continue reading Termination Dust: Punk Rock Spring Break Anthems + US Tour Dates!
Talma is a rock band based in London! This song “Lifeline” is about loneliness. The song reminds us of The Smiths – so great! The band sounds amazing together. It’s always refreshing to hear real instruments vs all programmed instruments. Listeners can feel the soul of the band in this recording. So great – we had to listen to it twice in a row! “Lifeline … Continue reading TALMA Releases “Lifeline” About Lonliness
Folk singer-songwriter, David Craft recently released his debut music video titled “Smokey Lungs & Dirty Puns.” Filmed in North Perth, AUS, this video features a local performer named Lily Roberts. The song itself is soothing and the video is captivating. It’s a very simple video with just a steady “A roll” that focuses on Lily. Towards the end of the video the camera pans out … Continue reading David Craft’s New Music Video & Melbourne Tour
“I’d Rather Be in Ohio” Tour Dates: 08/29/14 – ATHENS, OH – CASA NUEVA – 9:00 08/30/14 – COLUMBUS, OH – HOUSE WITH NO NAME – 8:00 08/31/14 – DAYTON, OH – BLIND BOBS – 9:00 09/13/14 – TOLEDO, OH – MAINSTREET FESTIVAL – TBA Ben Stalets recently released LP “Winds Blown Cold.” It’s a wonderful collection of Ben’s folk songs. This record features a slower version of his song that was originally titled “Caroline No. 2.” On this record it is … Continue reading Ben Stalets announces Ohio Tour Dates
Dot Dash is a “post-punk pop” band the formed in Washington, D.C. in mid-2010. They have released 3 LP’s on Canadian independent label The Beautiful Music. Dot Dash’s current line up consists of: Terry Banks – guitar, voice; (ex-Julie Ocean, The Saturday People, Tree Fort Angst)Steve Hansgen – guitar; (ex-Minor Threat, Government Issue, Modest Proposal)Hunter Bennett – bass; (ex-Julie Ocean, Weatherhead)Danny Ingram – drums (ex-Swervedriver, … Continue reading Post-Punk Pop band “Dot Dash” features Steve Hansgen from Minor Threat
Six-man Chicago based country and rock band releases music video “No Going Back.” The band lists their influences as: The Eagles, The Killers, Fleetwood Mac, Led Zeppelin, Konshens, and The Black Crowes. “The first Official music video from our new EP titled “No Going Back” due out in April. The video is produced by Rhapsody Productions.” Upcoming Tour Dates: July 27th – Taste of Lincoln – … Continue reading Vintage Blue – No Going Back [Official Music Video]