Category: Indie

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:  Tyler RichFor fans of:  Sam Hunt, Hunter Hayes, Alan Jackson, Garth Brooks, George Strait, Scotty McCreery, Brett EldredgeWhere:  Nashville, TN by way of Sacramento, CA In a past heyday, you had Tim McGraw, Kenny Chesney, Blake Shelton, Toby Keith and Brad Paisley and all are still going strong now.  In […]

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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 […]

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By Alan Ho Who:  BoycodeWhere:  BelgiumFor fans of:  One Direction, O-Town, Westlife, Union J Some proclaimed that the boy band (or young male pop group) era was over when One Direction announced about a year ago that they would be going on a hiatus with a return still up in the air.  Someone forgot […]

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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 […]