Category: Alternative

UPDATE: Reunited Amber Pacific announces new album

By Alan HoAmber Pacific fans rejoice.  This came up about 2 hours ago from a recently reunited Amber Pacific!BREAKING NEWS: AP is happy to announce that we will be recording our 4th studio album with Mike Herrera from… http://t.co/KvIfgjvMuh— Amber Pacific (@AMBERPACIFIC) April 7, 2014
Herrera is best known for his work as the vocalist and […]

Copeland reunites; announces new album

By Alan HoYes, it is April 1 and while it is a time for bands to punk their own fans by either “reuniting” or “disbanding”, we can tell you with 200% certainty that this one is no joke.  This one is as real as it gets in spite of its timing.  In reality, the reunification […]

The Venue | The Ataris at House of Blues, Chicago

By Amaris Rodriguez Set at the legendary House of Blues in Chicago, fans of all ages head banged and danced around to the 90’s punk rock sound of The Ataris. It has been 10 years since the release of their popular album So Long, Astoria and the band celebrated with a reunion tour. The […]

The Spotlight

By Alan HoWho:  KONGOSWhere:  Johannesburg, South AfricaFor fans of:  Civil Twilight, Mumford & Sons, Foster the People, Arctic Monkeys, Kaiser Chiefs, ImaRobotBloodlines run deep with this one.  KONGOS is essentially the four sons of prolific singer-songwriter John Kongos, the brainchild behind his biggest single ever, “He’s Gonna Step On You Again” in 1971 which subsequently […]

You Me At Six announces spring US headlining tour

By Alan HoPrepare to get rocked by the British!  Specifically UK rockers You Me At Six, fresh off their new deal with Prospect Park and the January release of their new album Cavalier Youth.  Why?The alt-rockers have announced today (Feb. 24) that they will be coming to the US for a spring headlining tour.  The […]