Category: Music

L2 relaunches as RUUMER; debuts brand new single

By Alan HoReinventing and relaunching is a common thing in pop music and in the last few years, doing so results in striking gold.  Ask Taylor Swift as she switched gears via the former.  Ask Katy Perry or Lana Del Rey for the latter.For NYC sisters Melissa and Jessica Labbadia, it will be the latter […]

The Spotlight

By Amaris Rodriguez Who:  Leon BridgesWhere:  Dallas-Fort Worth, TXFor fans of:  Sam Cooke, Ben E. King, Otis Redding, John Legend If there is an artist to have on your watch list it is Leon Bridges. For a name that had not received a lot of mention outside of Texas, this up and coming […]

Cody Simpson announces new album, due out in June

By Alan Ho Now fully independent and free of major labels, Cody Simpson announced today (Wednesday April 15) that he will release his much anticipated third album and indie debut on June 23 via Coast House/Banana Boat.  Titled Free, the Cisco Adler-produced album marks a somewhat stark departure from his Atlantic days that featured […]

The Jukebox

By Alan Ho Who:  Mumford and SonsSong:  The Wolf The folk-pop/rock superstars are at it again!  The group is set to release their highly anticipated third album Wilder Mind on May 4 and in the meantime, fans can be treated to first single “Wolf!”  The album will be a “banjo-free” affair, a stark departure […]