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Sound Tracks

By Alan HoWho:  tHrOnEWhere:  Hartford, CTFor fans of:  Green Day, blink-182, Angels & Airwaves, All Time Low, Good CharlotteThis group out of Hartford, CT formed in the early 2000s all in the family as the Trafton Brothers Derek & Casey along with their cousin Justin Millar.  Their distinct but strong pop-punk sounds eventually caught the […]

Sound Tracks

By Alan HoWho:  Charlotte CardinWhere:  MontrealCups of coffee in 2016, 2017 and 2018 earns Montreal-based (and native) singer-songwriter Charlotte Cardin a spot on the ever-expanding radar of artists and bands to watch out for in 2019.  Cardin combines a modern electronic pop take with a dash of old-school jazz and a dash of classic pop […]

More Too Early Prognostications for the 2019 Grammys

By Alan HoBack again folks.  Summoning just enough of that special power for another edition!  Let’s get the show on the road…Song of the YearAll The Stars (Kendrick Lamar & SZA)Boo’d Up (Ella Mai)God’s Plan (Drake)In My Blood (Shawn Mendes)The Joke (Brandi Carlile)The Middle (Zedd, Maren Morris ft. Grey)Shallow (Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper)This Is […]

The Way Too Early Grammys Prognostications- Part 1

By Alan HoThe gifts are unwrapped.  You’re probably stuffed full of food and other things and emotions.  You might even be back at work because you were unable to take the rest of the year off say “see you on January 3!”But the Grammys are coming and before you know it, it’s February.  And since […]

The Spotlight

By Alan HoWho:  Keep TrueWhere:  Kansas CityFor fans of:  Paramore, All Time Low, blink-182, Lucky Boys Confusion, GarbageKansas City.  The home of music luminaries like Burt Bacharach, The Get Up Kids and yes, Puddle of Mudd.  KC was also the launching pad for David Cook, who started the band Axium in his pre-Idol days.We may […]