Meet: Tiny Moving Parts
Apr25

Meet: Tiny Moving Parts

Tiny Moving Parts is an indie band from Moorhood, MN. Formed in 2009, Dylan Mattheisen(guitar/vocals), Matthew Chevalier(bass/vocals), and Billy Chevalier(drums) are slowly making a name for themselves nationwide. With lyrics like “Well if these bones still hold me up, I’m fine” and “What’s the point of beauty if we all look the same?” these guys are sure to grab your attention. Tiny Moving Parts...

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[LISTEN] Amy Lynn and The Gunshow releases new album, Don’t Trip on the Glitter on April 29
Apr24

[LISTEN] Amy Lynn and The Gunshow releases new album, Don’t Trip on the Glitter on April 29

Amy Lynn and The Gunshow is a seven piece neo soul-rock powerhouse that is releasing their new album, Don’t Trip on the Glitter, on April 29th. If you can’t wait to listen, USA Today is streaming the full album exclusively for the rest of the week. Click here to listen.  The 9-track album was recorded in four days at The Clubhouse in Rhinebeck, NY with multi-platinum-selling  producer Steve Greenwell who has worked with...

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[REVIEW] Augustana – Life Imitating Life – Out Now
Apr23

[REVIEW] Augustana – Life Imitating Life – Out Now

Augustana have been through many changes throughout the twelve years of existence.  Their debut album All the Stars and Boulevards, featured everyone’s favorite indie piano driven tune, “Boston” (we all remember that song, right?) was released back in 2005 and now Augustana is set to release their fourth studio album Life Imitating Life on April 22nd.   Dan Layus is one of my favorite lyricists today.  He finds a way to speak the...

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[Review] Apache Relay Self-Titled Album, Available 4/22
Apr17

[Review] Apache Relay Self-Titled Album, Available 4/22

It has been three years since The Apache Relay released their last album, American Nomad.  Fans, like myself, have been waiting patiently for the sophomore effort and the wait is finally over with the self-titled record, due out on April 22nd. Backtracking to the origin of The Apache Relay; Michael Ford Jr. (vocals, bass) teamed up with the already formed Apache Relay (Mike Harris (guitar, vocals), Brett Moore (keys, guitar, mandolin)...

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#TBTReview – The Strokes – Is This It? (2010)
Apr17

#TBTReview – The Strokes – Is This It? (2010)

The initial roster of The Strokes consisted of Nikolai Fraiture on bass, Fabrizio Moretti on drums, Nick Valensi on guitar, and Julian Casablancas as the lead vocalist. In their formative stages, they pried on the ability to create lo-fi sounds with an emphasis on simple song writing structure, and poetic introspective of the life and times of the youth and the ever changing growing pains that accompanied their ability to wade through...

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The Fresh & Onlys release new single “Animal of One”
Apr11

The Fresh & Onlys release new single “Animal of One”

San Fran natives, The Fresh and Onlys released new single “Animal of One” off of House of Spirits, their fifth album, out June 10th on Mexican Summer. “Animal of One” definitely takes on the modernized dreamy, vintage rock song. This single features broad lyrical gestures on the ephemerality of forgiving and forgetting sung by vocalist Tim Cohen atop guitarist Wymond Miles’ chilling arpeggios and textural...

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