Author: atrain2324

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Check ittttt out Part 2!

Who: Cash CashWhere: Roseland, New JerseyFor fans of:  Metro Station, Duran Duran (pre-90s), Depeche Mode, The CabWhy you must check them out:This trio from the town that spawned one of America’s underrated music venues puts the capital C in catchiness and a capital I in infectious.  Cash Cash mashes up a sound that contains […]

Check ittttt out!

Who: Jupiter RisingWhere: Los AngelesFor fans of:  The Black-Eyed PeasWhy you must check them out:The duo is comprised of singer/beatboxer/producer Spencer Nezey and already-music vet Jessie Payo and while they have been actually around for a while, 2009 seems to be the year where they can take Jupiter Rising from one of music’s best-kept […]

Bursting The Bubble: School Boy Humor

Who:  School Boy HumorWhere:  Little Rock, ArkansasFor fans of: Metro Station, Cash Cash, Honor Society, All Time Low, Forever The Sickest Kids, Katy PerryWhy they are “bursting the bubble”:  The Arkansas foursome, signed to Vagrant Records (home to bands like tourmates The Dangerous Summer, Dashboard Confessional, Alexisonfire and A Cursive Memory) brings forward an […]

The CD Bin

Albums sampled:  Funeral For a Friend & Driver Side Impact Funeral For a FriendAlbum:  Memory & HumanityMini-view:  Their fourth studio album and first with Chicago-based Victory Records continues the Welsh alt-rock outfit’s trend of combining traditional alternative rock with a post-hardcore edge…without the high pitched screaming that is almost obligatory in that genre.  And […]