[MEET] Frànçois and The Altas Mountains
Aug30

[MEET] Frànçois and The Altas Mountains

Frànçois and The Atlas Mountians are the first French signing that Domino Records have done. And hopefully they do many more French based signings in the future. Hailing from France, François Marry the lead singer combines his current Bristol based influence with his French roots to create a sound that I would describe as a mystical experience into the French language through music. Although, if you can’t understand at least a...

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The Bad Doctors begin tour with show in Philly 8/22
Aug22

The Bad Doctors begin tour with show in Philly 8/22

Have you heard Philly’s The Bad Doctors? We’ll pay attention. This trio is currently recording with Jeff Zeigler (The War On Drugs) and have an upcoming tour that kicks off tonight right here in Philly with a show at The Pharmacy. If you like, The Smith, The cure, early REM, The Psychedelic Furs; you’ll probably dig this band.  Their bandcamp can be found here. Take a listen. http://baddoctors.bandcamp.com/ If in...

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Take me to Church? Hozier, Ireland’s Soul Man
Aug18

Take me to Church? Hozier, Ireland’s Soul Man

Andrew Hozier-Byrne, 24 year old Irishman with a voice that has a soulful,bluesy influence; one certainly can fall quickly for. In a recent Fuse.TV interview, Hozier discussed ‘Take Me To Church,’ a song that lately has been getting a lot of reaction. He stated, “I didn’t write the song to provoke any kind of negative reaction or anything like that. The song, to me, is about what it is to be a human, what it is...

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Bear’s Den Superb at the Bowery Ballroom – Photo Recap
Aug05

Bear’s Den Superb at the Bowery Ballroom – Photo Recap

Get ready for this band to explode.  BIG! Bear’s Den, the UK-based trio, brought their A-Game to New York City’s famed Bowery Ballroom with the help of friends Marcus Hamblett (cornet, keyboards, bass) and NYC’s own Craig Montoro (trumpet).  Together, with opening act, Little Racer, the bunch blew the roof off of the Bowery. I caught Bear’s Den live for the first time when they opened for Mumford and Sons back...

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If You Haven’t Heard: Jurassic 5 Samples The White Stripes, On Their First New Song in Eight Years
Aug04

If You Haven’t Heard: Jurassic 5 Samples The White Stripes, On Their First New Song in Eight Years

I had the pleasure of seeing the hip-hop legends, Jurassic 5, cap off they’re “Word of Mouth” reunion tour last night in Boston, they’re first tour since breaking up in 2007. With one of the most unique, and diverse lineups voices and flows in hip-hop. Chali 2na , Akil, Zaakir Marc 7, and company, came to the House of Blues in Boston, and effortlessly traded verses just like it was 98′ again. They busted...

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[MEET] German duo ‘MILKY Chance’
Jul25

[MEET] German duo ‘MILKY Chance’

Milky Chance was created in 2012 by two highschool music buddies, singer-songwriter Clemens Rehbein and DJ Philipp Dausch in Kassel, Germany. Originally starting out together in a band, eventually both of them separated from the band, and stuck together creating musical ecstasy.   Last year, was when things started to really take off for Milky Chance. After playing two riveting performances, the duo decided to post up their song,...

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