REVIEW: ALEX CLARE with FIREKID and TAYLOR BERRETT

My most recent adventure? Traveling to Atlanta to see an Alex Clare show, as part of Skype’s Ones To Watch tour series!  “So Susan, what exactly is this Ones To Watch series?” you may be asking; for six weeks only, Skype and the House of Blues have teamed up to give fans unprecedented access to six of…

NEW YEAR’S EVE WITH THE APACHE RELAY? YES PLEASE!

WHAT ARE YOU DOING NEW YEAR’S EVE? If you’re in the western hemisphere, or breathing, you need to attend the 6th Annual Bash On Broadway in Nashville.  This year’s lineup includes our very own Apache Relay, along with Gavin DeGraw and Lady Antebellum…there will be fireworks as you watch the Music Note drop at midnight, and even though…

“BUILD A WALL”–ONE MORE (FREE SONG!) FROM PANIC IS PERFECT

San Francisco-Based indie pop band Panic Is Perfect has done it again….they are offering their third and final song for the year, “Build A Wall,” from their forthcoming  EP Behind Your Eyelids set for release in January.  Head over to their website and download it for free! It’s a toe-tapping head-bobber, so don’t miss out!

WRAY RELEASES NEW VIDEO FOR “BAD HEART”

What’s up beloved readers?!?  This one’s for all of of the krautrockin’ shoegazers out there…Wray, one of our favorite bands from Birmingham, has released a new video for “Bad Heart” from their self-titled debut on label Communicating Vessels: “Recording their debut in their hometown at Ol Elgante Studio alongside mastermind engineer, Daniel Farris (Man Or…

PREVIEW: ALEX CLARE at CENTER STAGE THEATER ATLANTA on 12/15/14

Y’ALL.  I can’t even begin to tell you how excited I am.  I am absolutely beside myself.  Why, you ask? Well, allow me to explain! Yours truly has been asked to travel to the lovely city of Atlanta, Georgia to cover a show in the “Ones To Watch” tour series presented by Skype and Live…

AN EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH MATT MAHAFFEY of sElf

If I were a rock star, I’d want to be just like sElf’s Matt Mahaffey. Matt Mahaffey is somewhat of a legend around these parts: the musical wunderkind of middle Tennessee by way of east Tennessee, record producer, recording engineer, multi-instrumentalist, co-founder of the prolific 90’s independent  record label Spongebath Records in downtown Murfreesboro, and founder…

REVIEW: DINNER AND A SUIT at THE HIGH WATT on 11/14/14

If you didn’t make it to the Dinner And A Suit show at the High Watt, 1) that’s an a incredible shame, 2) you really missed out because it was fantastic, and 3) did I mention what an incredible shame that is? I’m telling you, beloved readers, I listen to a lot of music.  A…

“ECHO”–ANOTHER TRACK FROM PANIC IS PERFECT!!

HEY Y’ALL!! A few weeks ago, indie pop band Panic Is Perfect released the first single, “Go Go Go,” from their forthcoming EP Behind Your Eyelids, and gave it away. For free.  And…they’re doing it again! For your listening and downloading pleasure ladies and gents, allow me to introduce you to “Echo,” the second song from…