Introducing MXMS, their new EP, & the genre “Funeral Pop”

Synth-pop band MXMS have just released their new EP “Funeral Pop I” on May 1st, 2019 which features the incredible track “Salvation Hurts.” The duo is made up of Ariel Levitan (vocals) and Jeremy Dawson (back up vocals and synths). MXMS describe their music as “funeral pop”, a mixture of electronic and rock. We definitely think that the description of funeral pop makes sense for … Continue reading Introducing MXMS, their new EP, & the genre “Funeral Pop”

Members of Hello Noon visit the UCLA Children’s Hospital bringing the joy of music

I have spent the last (almost) year getting to know the band Hello Noon. Aside from being incredible musicians and songwriters, the folks in Hello Noon are some of the kindest, most genuine people you will ever meet. Every project, every recording, every show, regardless of the money or the amount of eyes on them, they give it their all. It doesn’t matter if the … Continue reading Members of Hello Noon visit the UCLA Children’s Hospital bringing the joy of music

Tatiana at Thirst T’s (Concert Review)

Tatiana Tell, who goes by the stage name Tatiana, is a singer/songwriter from Northeastern PA, she played a concert at local bar Thirst T’s Saturday night. Tatiana was accompanied by fellow NEPA Alternative Rock band, and bandmates The Boastfuls. The two talented acts blend well together with Tatiana’s stage presence, a mixture of Amy Winehouse meets Stevie Nicks, while The Boastful put an original twist … Continue reading Tatiana at Thirst T’s (Concert Review)

Secret Emchy Society gives off the classic campfire sing-a-long vibe with new record

Secret Emchy Society has been putting out music that is true to her soul for a long time now. Classified as queer country, Secret Emchy Society’s music is really music for anyone that loves a truly authentic sound. Her newest record is titled “Mark’s Yard: The Campfire Covers” and was actually recorded during a campfire (we’re guessing at someone named Mark’s place). They had to … Continue reading Secret Emchy Society gives off the classic campfire sing-a-long vibe with new record

What Happens When You Fuse Emo, Jazz & Pop-Punk: Current Year

“The inspiration behind Great Job! comes from narcissists and energy vampires you meet in life that manipulate every conversation to be about them. They drag you down, wear you out, and not-so-subtly try to get you to validate them. Everyone is insecure, but these people go above and beyond to get your approval. This song goes out to them.” – Current Year Current Year are … Continue reading What Happens When You Fuse Emo, Jazz & Pop-Punk: Current Year

Keith Ward Dismisses Comments that he needs a “Backup Plan” with New Song

If you’re a musician, you’ve probably been told that you should get a backup plan. For some reason our society is taught not to believe in artists and that being a musician is not a real job. Of course, that’s totally not true. Being a musician takes lots of continuous hard work. To make ends meet, it’s definitely a full time job from the moment … Continue reading Keith Ward Dismisses Comments that he needs a “Backup Plan” with New Song

It Took Living in France for W.C. Beck to Love his Country Roots

 “I’ll take the long way home to see how far I’ve gone and how much there still is to know” – W.C. Beck Happy May 1st! Solo artist, who also plays in several bands, W.C. Beck is out with a new song and music video! The song is called “The Long Way Home.” W.C. Beck has a voice that you will immediately fall in love … Continue reading It Took Living in France for W.C. Beck to Love his Country Roots

ViVii Releases Dream Pop Song Written on Day of “Fibromyalgia” Diagnoses

The Swedish pop trio ViVii is is out with some new jams and will embark on a US tour starting in late September. Their latest single to drop is titled “Fibromyalgia” and follows two other singles that they have released in 2019. Fibromyalgia is a chronic pain disorder but the lyrics of the song actually have nothing to do with the illness itself. It was … Continue reading ViVii Releases Dream Pop Song Written on Day of “Fibromyalgia” Diagnoses

Bulgarian Teen Rapper Rides Dirty on “Hot Wheelz”

Bulgaria isn’t exactly known as a hot bed for hip hop, but maybe it could be trending that way. With the recent buzz around 16 year old Robbie Z, whose latest track and music video takes aim at the haters. Some have labeled his an imitation Lil Pump,  but Robbie uses that as fuel. “Hot Wheelz” is his strongest track to date.   When people … Continue reading Bulgarian Teen Rapper Rides Dirty on “Hot Wheelz”

Move Over Country Music, Nashville’s Best Export is a Pop Punk Band

Born in my home city of Philly, Nashville pop punkers Best Intentions dropped a new track and music video. While I refuse to approve of the NY Yankees ballcap the singer wears, I certainly can vouch for their brand of punk rock. Blending that punk brashness with a sugary sweetness, fans of bands like New Found Glory, Good Charlotte, Panic! at the Disco, and Yellowcard … Continue reading Move Over Country Music, Nashville’s Best Export is a Pop Punk Band