Danish Chanteuse, Mø Takes the stage at Johnny Brenda’s
May23

Danish Chanteuse, Mø Takes the stage at Johnny Brenda’s

Words by Devin M. O’Toole Tomorrow’s female pop stars sure sound depressed. With torch bearers Lorde, Charli XCX, Quadron and Lana Del Rey waxing poetic over lovelorn melodrama (see longing, mascara gaze and pursed lip quiver,) the scene sure could use some spring cleaning. Alas, the cobwebs cloaked Johnny Brenda’s once more this past Wednesday, when lesser-revered Mø, the 25- year old Danish chanteuse, took the...

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Boston Calling Music Festival – This weekend!
May23

Boston Calling Music Festival – This weekend!

This upcoming holiday weekend is full of choices whether you decide to beach it, hang backyard BBQ style, or attend one of the many music festivals trolling the country. One fest that TSI will be covering for you this weekend is the Boston Calling Music Festival, taking place at City Hall Plaza in downtown Boston, and will feature 3 days of music on 2 stages. Some of the lineup includes: Modest Mouse, Death Cab For Cutie, Edward Sharp...

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[INSIDE SCOOP] Greensky Bluegrass on DelFest, new album, and more!
May22

[INSIDE SCOOP] Greensky Bluegrass on DelFest, new album, and more!

 7th annual DelFest is here! There is no better way to celebrate and honor this Memorial Day weekend than with bluegrass. DelFest started in 2008 by legendary bluegrass musician, Del McCoury. We had the pleasure to interview  Paul Hoffman, mandolinist of  Greensky Bluegrass, a five piece bluegrass band based in Michigan. Greensky Bluegrass will be playing the late night slot TONIGHT and Friday at this year’s DelFest.   TSI:...

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[LOOK BACK] Bombay Bicycle Club at Union Transfer; Open Your Eyes and Ears and Just Listen
May21

[LOOK BACK] Bombay Bicycle Club at Union Transfer; Open Your Eyes and Ears and Just Listen

For the past year or two I have heard the name Bombay Bicycle Club over and over and over again. I heard the name from friends who told me that I needed to listen to them. I saw the bands name on festival line ups…take my friends advice and see them….but always miss them. I saw the name repeatedly on recommended stations. Still….I never clicked the links to play a few songs. Bombay Bicycle Club has escaped me due to...

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[RECAP] Skate & Surf Fest 2014 Rocks Asbury Park, Second Year Back.
May21

[RECAP] Skate & Surf Fest 2014 Rocks Asbury Park, Second Year Back.

Words by Sarah Moore - Photos by Timothy Becker After an 8 year hiatus, this was Skate & Surf Fest’s second year back at asbury park. Set the scene as a small beach town revitalizing itself. To the right of the show, the boardwalk’s main arcade sat with it’s vendors inside, taking the space that hosted skate & surf in its early days. To the left you see the creepy smile of the Coney Island-inspired wonder bar...

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Fun Fun Fun Fest comes out with one of the most rocking lineups out there!
May20

Fun Fun Fun Fest comes out with one of the most rocking lineups out there!

The 2014 Fun Fun Fun Fest has just announced their lineup featuring some one of the most eclectic groups of artists to come together for a single festival. Throughout the past nine years since it’s debut in 2006, Fun Fun Fun Fest has become recognized as one of the most creative and pioneering festivals in music known for bringing to Austin some of the most passionate and progressive musicians, comedians and fans from around the...

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