Category: Alternative

The Spotlight

Who: The Swellers Where:  Michigan Band members: Nick Diener (guitar/lead vocals), Jonathan Diener (drums/backing vocals), Ryan Collins (guitar) and Anto Boros (bass) For fans of: Less Than Jake, Paramore, Broadway Calls, Green Day, blink-182, Angels & Airwaves Why […]

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Who: Priscilla Renea Where:  Atlanta/Vero Beach, FL For fans of:  Lauryn Hill, Lyfe Jennings, Jason Mraz, John Legend, Justin Nozuka Why you should check her out:  So what happens when you take the acoustic leanings of Jason Mraz […]

Music video premiere

Who: Chris Cornell Video: Long Gone Why you should watch:  It’s a bit breezier and a little bit closer to the kind of stuff Cornell did in his earlier solo efforts and with Audioslave and the Howard Benson version of his next song ‘Long Gone’ is as […]

Music video premiere

Who: This ProvidenceVideo: LetdownWhy you should watch:  This catchy song gets a b&w treatment on camera as frontman Dan Young walks around the city and reminiscing about a love gone wrong.Video:

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Who: Tinted WindowsFor fans of:  Hanson, Cheap Trick, Fountains of Wayne, Ivy, Zwan, Smashing Pumpkins, Styx, Meat LoafWhy you should check them out:They are music’s oddest grouping since…well…ever.  The supergroup consists of Taylor Hanson (Hanson) on vocals, Adam Schnlesinger (Fountains of Wayne, Ivy) on bass, James Iha (Smashing Pumpkins) on guitar and Bun E. […]