Category: Album Releases

The Premiere Box

Who:  Taylor SwiftSong:  Look What You Made Me Do. Lot of comebacks in 2017 of all kinds.  But this one tops them all and nothing will top it for awhile.  Mark it folks, Taylor Swift is BACK.  There is a harder, grittier and darker tone.  She is not playing games or being nice anymore. […]

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 […]

Sting returns with first new album in over a decade

By Alan Ho In today’s music industry, going over a decade between new music, much less a new album can be considered a lifetime.  But not for Sting. Sting, after over a decade between his signature pop/rock projects that have defined his solo career to legendary status, will be releasing a new album, titled […]

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 […]

The Spotlight

By Alan Ho Who:  Johnny BoydWhere:  Portland, ORFor fans of:  Tony Bennett, Frank Sinatra, Michael Buble and Johnny Cash In the last few years, music has seen something of a renaissance in the sounds of a once bygone era that truly never really went away, just shoved into the background until those past few […]