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The Spotlight

By Alan HoWho:  John NewmanWhere:  Settle, North Yorkshire, EnglandFor fans of :  Ray LaMontagne, Alex Clare, Ellie Goulding, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, Justin Timberlake, Damien Rice, Calvin Harris, Otis ReddingThe British invasion continues on in 2014 and 23 year old singer-songwriter John Newman is among the latest wave poised to crash on to the shores […]

We Are The In Crowd releases new single from upcoming album

By Alan HoWe are still less than a month away from the anticipated release of We Are The In Crowd’s upcoming release Weird Kids on Feb. 18 via indie powers Hopeless Records.  The alt-rockers already have showcased a pair of singles from the album and today they make it no. 3 with the release of […]

The Spotlight

By Luanne LimWho:  Alvarez KingsWhere:  Sheffield, UKFor fans of:  The Killers, Bastille, the 1975, The Tragic ThrillsThough the US prefers coffee over tea, its music scene seems to favor its coffee with a side of British bands. From the city of Sheffield in South Yorkshire, UK, comes the alternative indie-rock band the Alvarez Kings. The […]

Breakout, Breakout, Breakout!

 By Alan HoLast year,we saw a LOT of breakouts; among the names were Kacey Musgraves, Lorde, Florida-Georgia Line, Kendrick Lamar, Bastille, Macklemore/Ryan Lewis, Imagine Dragons and Zedd.  And its never too early to forecast potential breakout acts for 2014…names you will know by the end of this year…so here are some names to watch out […]

The Spotlight

By Alan HoWho:  Minor SoulWhere:  Hong Kong S.A.RFor fans of:  Passenger, A Great Big World, Conor Oberst, Bob Dylan, Paul McCartney, Simon & GarfunkelIn deep deep music circles outside of The West and the United States in particular (except in Chicago and San Francisco), Hong Kong is the birthplace of the still strong and wildly […]