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PHOX philadelphia

PHOX @ Philadelphia – Concert Review


It was certainly an odd way to lead up to Valentine’s Day or to end a celebration of Galentine’s Day. Monica, the lead singer of the headliner PHOX, even commented on the mismatch…

Red Bull Bull Sound Select Presents: New York City - Concert Review

Red Bull’s Sound Select Series @ Brooklyn – Concert Review


One Writer’s Experience at the Red Bull Sound Select Presents Concert in Brooklyn that Featured Aye Nako, Riley Walker, Beach Slang, and Hop Along. I have a good friend who sends out emails…

Ben Howard Philadelphia Concert

Ben Howard @ The Hammerstein Ballroom, NYC – Concert Review


The Hammerstein Ballroom is venue of contradictions, with a high ceiling boasting hand painted cherubs above the multi-level balcony seating and then a minimalist aesthetic of exposed lighting fixtures above the stage. When…

caloncho @ mexico city

Caloncho @ México City – Concert Review


‘Let the fruits go through, kid’. That’s something few might expect to be yelled at them during a concert, backstage, with a camera in hand on a Wednesday night – right after hundreds…

Caloncho Mexico City Photos

Caloncho @ México City – Photo Gallery


Caloncho, who have been steadily gaining attention since their EP FRUTA was nominated for a couple Latin Grammys, recently played at the Lunario Del Auditorio Nacional in México City. Vanessa Zamora, one of…

Manchester Orchestra at cumberland caverns

Manchester Orchestra at Cumberland Caverns – Concert Review


The particulars of this show might seem off-putting at first, if you didn’t know one little detail. It began at 3pm, on a Saturday. The venue was 90 min away from the nearest…

Caravan of Thieves

Caravan of Thieves @ Beacon, NY – Concert Review


Caravan of Thieves, a gypsy-folk-swing band based in Bridgeport, Connecticut that formed in 2008, played their last show of the year this past Friday at Towne Crier Cafe in Beacon, New York. Interestingly…

Old Testament and The Shine Brothers

Old Testament and The Shine Brothers @ Nashville


It seems that every time there is a great psych show in Nashville, the air feels a little different. Maybe it’s the stoners and psychedelic devotees that come out of the woodwork, or…

Conspirator & The New Deal at Terminal 5 NYC Photo Gallery

Conspirator & The New Deal @ Terminal 5, NYC – Photo Gallery


Recently Conspirator and The New Deal brought their fantastic electro-jam styles to New York City’s lauded venue known as Terminal 5. We were there and decided to take some pics so that you…

The Rural Alberta Advantage

The Rural Alberta Advantage & their Recent NYC Concert


The Rural Alberta Advantage formed back in 2005 from a collection of open mic attendees at Toronto’s now closed Winchester, since then the band has released three full length albums and an EP….


Some Fun Tidbits from the 2014 CMJ Music Marathon

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New York City’s CMJ Music Marathon came and went, and there was a lot to be excited about: lots of hype, lots of venues, and lots of shows. Playing CMJ can be a…

chris catalena

Christian Bland, Chris Catalena @ Austin, Texas – Conc...

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Most people go to live concerts to get that kinetic charge that comes from seeing musicians perform their art live. While many do this in the hopes of getting to dance around or…