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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 […]

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 […]