AN EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW with BEHOLD THE BRAVE

”I like to think that I’m a thinker. I think a lot about being a thinker,” laughs Clayton Davis, guitarist and vocalist for Nashville-by-way-of-Chattanooga, Tennessee band Behold The Brave; the group recently released a nine-song self-titled stunner which deftly blends their Southern rock roots with subtle psychedelia. “Before this album, we were in the indie…

JEREMY & THE HARLEQUINS MADE US A PLAYLIST!

Coming off their third LP, 2016’s Into the Night, Jeremy & The Harlequins are exploring new sonic heights and songwriting techniques on “Little One,” which was recorded in LA’s Boyle Heights and legendary Beachwood Canyon with Rick Parker (Lord Huron, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, Scott Weiland & The Wildabouts). “’Little One’ is the end result of contemplating…

“FIRST TRY” – NEW VIDEO from JOHNNYSWIM

Dang y’all, JOHNNYSWIM knows how to make a music video. Their new offering, “First Try,” a song from their highly-acclaimed album Georgica Pond, is partially set in Nashville’s own landmark venue Exit/In–a glorious full-circle moment since the Music City is where their musical magic began. “First Try,” which features their young son Joaquin and scenes from…

NEW MUSIC FRIDAY!

The Districts – Popular Manipulations Pennsylvania indie rockers The Districts are back with Popular Manipulations, out today via Fat Possum Records. With sonic intensity that calls to mind bands like Kasabian and Kaiser Chiefs, The Districts have amassed a bevy of bangers cranked to eleven and beyond. While the band shows a softer side in some well-placed acoustic…

AN EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW with WELSHLY ARMS

From its longstanding tenure as a musical tastemaker city to its outstanding professional sports reputation, it’s no secret that Cleveland rocks. “The straight-up rock n’ roll culture goes hand-in-hand with the overall culture in Cleveland,” says Welshly Arms frontman Sam Getz. “We love our sports teams here. We all go through these peaks and valleys…

ALBUM PREMIERE: “TAKING OFF” by FLYING BUFFALOES

Flying Buffaloes, composed of Barry Stone, Johan Stone, Jordan Harazin (co-frontmen), Danny Pratt (drummer), and Tommy Leland (lead guitarist), blend together the traditional rollicking rhythms of classic country with the unapologetically gritty rock n’ roll wave currently crashing over East Nashville. Their debut, Taking Off, features five tracks of storytelling doused in rich vocal harmony,…

“’95” – NEW MUSIC from SWEETTALKER

Just when we thought it was cooling off outside, Sweettalker cranked up the heat with the recent release of their latest single, “’95.” You may remember the heart attack we had over their tune “Jenny” a while back–this Nashville-based group rocks as hard as ever, giving wings to the idea of remembering your roots. This…