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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 […]

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 […]