Wet Leather’s New Summer Jam ‘Secret Preference’
May19

Wet Leather’s New Summer Jam ‘Secret Preference’

Wet Leather, hailing from the streets of New York City recently released their new single Secret Preference. Take a listen here. Wet Leather’s music has been described as a combination of falsetto 80′s synth pop with a mix of DIY dance punk of the best DFA bands. If you happen to be in NYC tonight, check them out as they play Brooklyn’s, Baby’s All Right.  And if you still can’t get enough of their sound,...

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MAGNET Magazine Gets A Show For It’s 21st Birthday
May16

MAGNET Magazine Gets A Show For It’s 21st Birthday

Thursday May 22nd, MAGNET Magazine, based here in Philadelphia, turned 21 years old.  The magazine features national independent music and decided to celebrate it’s birthday at the Trocadero with performances by Titus Andronicus, Surfer Blood and the beloved Guided By Voices, all of which have been featured in issues past. Some say that 21 is the golden year, because eager youths can start puking at bars rather than frat houses, but...

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#ThrowbackThursday Review – The Rollings Stones – Some Girls (1978)
May15

#ThrowbackThursday Review – The Rollings Stones – Some Girls (1978)

Some Girls is the first album to be number one in The United States, helming the Billboard Chart’s top song in the country “Miss You.” The album raises influence from the heavily disco era; and carries multiple tracks where the “Jagger Swagger” is an accompaniment for the album tone that takes liberty on riffing country without apology. This is especially true for the cover of “Just My Imagination” as well as “Far Away Eyes,” and...

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[LISTEN] The Kickback annouces album release and show @ The Milkboy on June 11th
May15

[LISTEN] The Kickback annouces album release and show @ The Milkboy on June 11th

The Kickback exemplifies the all-american alt-indie rock band even through their name; if The Smashing Pumpkins meets The Strokes they would create The Kickback.  To create the hype for their new album, The Kickback will be hitting up the Milkboy on June 11th to share a few tunes with you. The Kickback is prepping for the release of a new album later this summer, produced by Spoon drummer and engineer Jim Eno and recently Death +...

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[LISTEN] JPNSGRLS releases full-length album, Circulation, on July 15
May15

[LISTEN] JPNSGRLS releases full-length album, Circulation, on July 15

When I think Japan’s street fashion ,I tend to think of bright, loud eccentric outfits; mixing current trends with traditional ones. Vancouver quartet JPNSGRLS (pronounced “Japanese Girls”) embody the visual style of Japan’s urban street fashion; loud, in-your-face, rock n’ roll group with burst of quirkiness through out their songs.   This group just released The Sharkweek EP earlier this year on limited...

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Tribal Seeds ‘Representing’ Out Now
May14

Tribal Seeds ‘Representing’ Out Now

Reggae band Tribal Seeds released their newest album, Representing yesterday to great reviews. Hitting # 1 on Itunes Reggae, and Music Bailout stated, “Tribal Seeds are still at the top of the game. Their addictive roots-inspired sound is always catchy and fits in perfectly with the vocal style.” Representing is their first full-length album in five years. And when they decided to make the album, they brought in some old...

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