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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]