Cut Copy Lights Up The Troc

Last Thursday, March 31st, Cut Copy and Holy Ghost! lit up the Trocadero with a musical soundscape full of delicious digital sounds and visual lightscapes that energized the crowd into a dancing frenzy. Both bands partake in the current resurgence of synthesized and electrified pop-rock songs.  Seemingly drawing heavily from the synth-pop of the 80’s, this new trend in music takes all that 80’s goodness, distills it down and leaves...

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Fleet Foxes: New Album, Tour Dates & A Video

After a three year stint of touring the Fleet Foxes are set to release their sophomore work, Helplessness Blues,  May 3rd, 2011.  Check out the video below for Grown Ocean, one of two songs that will be released  on a 12” single. The album is available for pre-order via Sub-Pop Records, here. In support of the album, the Fleet Foxes will be taking to the road with tour dates scheduled across the US of A and also the UK. Getchyo...

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Tri State Live @ SXSW: Photo Gallery

Click here for more ass-kicking photos, like the one above, from SXSW. During Tri State Indie’s stay in Austin, TX, we captured the bands listed below rocking stages throughout the city. Our SXSW gallery features images from all the bands listed here below plus a few extra shots of all the extra-curricular activities. Airborne Toxic Event Alcoholic Faith Mission Bear Driver Delilah Diamond Center Freedom or Death (Sway) HUG Josh...

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Weathervane Music Organization: Saving Music and Assisting Artists

Words by Adam Quinn The corporate-ruled, profit-driven, artist-ignored music industry burnt to the ground and the Internet was the match lighting the fire. Out of these ashes opportunities are growing for musicians to connect with their fans in ways before unknown. Hyper-connected online communities create new opportunities and present unique resources for bands striving to make a living off of their music. Weathervane Music...

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Adam Taylor CD-Release Party for 2nd Album: “No Poet”

Adam Taylor will be releasing his 2nd album, “No Poet” on March 26, 2011.  Accompanying the album’s release, Adam Taylor will be playing two CD-release party shows.  The Lancaster show will take place at the Ephrata Main Theater on March 26th at 8pm.  On April 1st at 8pm, a second CD-release party will take place at the AVA Lounge in Hagerstown, MD. Attendees to the Ephrata show will be receiving a complimentary copy...

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