Category: Indie

The Spotlight

By Alan HoWho:  Ives The BandWhere:  Malibu, CAFor fans of:  Dashboard Confessional, The Maine, Eisley, Muse, Civil TwilightWhen you think music from the beaches, the cool and surf of Malibu, you think a lot of coffeehouse acoustic pop/rock with an observational philosophy.  You’re not exactly thinking of pop/rock with electric guitar play, full of metaphors […]

The Spotlight

By Alan HoWho: WayfarerWhere:  CaliforniaFor fans of:  John Legend, Anthony Hamilton,  Ryan Adams, Bon Iver, Jeff BuckleyNeo-Soul+Alt-Folk=Wayfarer.  That is the essence of the game for Southern California native Nik Piscitello, otherwise known as Wayfarer.  But he wasn’t always a smooth operator, cool cat, awesome storyteller, once part of a rather angry post-hardcore outfit named Spark […]

We The Kings release new lyric video

By Alan HoPower pop-rockers We The Kings released their latest album Somewhere Somehow late last year exclusively on iTunes.  The group has now released the lyric video to their latest single off the album “I Like It!”  Also, the band will be embarking on a tour beginning in March.  Tickets on sale now…so grab ‘em!Tour […]

Breathe Carolina announces new album

By Alan HoThe newly tweaked (and now one-time duo) Breathe Carolina is now an electro-rock foursome and their new chapter begins April 15, 2014 with the release of their new album Savages via indie superpowers Fearless Records.  On the heels of that announcement is the news that the quartet has been tabbed for main stage […]