Category: Alternative

The Spotlight

By Luanne Lim Who: Beth DittoWhere: Searcy, ArkansasFor fans of: Adele, Elle King, Amy Winehouse If there was any artist out there that would be the epitome of confidence, girl power and punk-rock, it would be Beth Ditto. Hailing from Arkansas, this female crooner has roots in the south, but has a voice […]

Paramore set to return with a bang; new album release

By Musiqtone News Online Four years is a long long time in today’s fast paced music world, but if you’re Paramore and went through all that in those four years, it’s worth the wait. The Grammy winners announced today (April 19) that they will release their first album in four years, titled After Laughter […]

The Spotlight

By Alan Ho Who:  HALFNOISE (Zac Farro)Where:  Nashville, TNFor fans of:  Owl City, Passion Pit, Selena Gomez, Paramore, Kesha Did it really happen?  Yes it did and it was not particularly pretty for a key portion of Paramore as the Farro brothers, Zac and Josh essentially left the group in a well-publicized huff via […]

Simple Plan announces new album, first in five years

Musiqtone News Online It has been five years, but for fans of Simple Plan, it might as well be FIVE HUNDRED YEARS.  But wait no more!  The Canadian pop-punkers announced today (11/30) details to their long awaited new release, now titled Taking One For The Team.  The new album will be out on February […]

The Spotlight

By Alan Ho Who:  The Drama StateWhere:  Gas City, IndianaFor fans of:  Angels & Airwaves, New Found Glory, You Me At Six Indiana, known more for its singer-songwriters like John Mellencamp, the legendary rock band Guns N’ Roses and of course the Jackson 5, actually has a pretty vibrant but underrated and woefully under-covered […]