Category: Indie

Music video premiere

Who: Arden KaywinVideo: Let It GoWhy you should watch:  The former YGK’er waxes poetic about the universal theme of letting go while being surrounded by figures in mime masks hanging on a ceiling.Video: also vote for the video on Musiqtone.com’s music video countdown!

Music song debut

Who: Taylor HicksSong:  What’s Right is RightWhy you should listen:  The ‘Idol’ winner from Season 5 releases his first post-RCA single that fits more closer to his down-home, aw-shucks southern-fried pop/rock.  Watch out for his indie album debut on March 10!Song: […]

The CD Bin

Albums sampled:  Funeral For a Friend & Driver Side Impact Funeral For a FriendAlbum:  Memory & HumanityMini-view:  Their fourth studio album and first with Chicago-based Victory Records continues the Welsh alt-rock outfit’s trend of combining traditional alternative rock with a post-hardcore edge…without the high pitched screaming that is almost obligatory in that genre.  And […]

The Audio Booth

Who:  Josh HogeWhere:  Park West, Chicago, ILWhy you should get inside the Booth:  Alan puts the former major label artist turned rising indie singer-songwriter into the Booth for a long awaited one on one.  Topics ranging from whether he would sign with another major label to splitting with a major label and his long […]

The IndieLight: Tony Lucca

Who:  Tony Lucca Where:  Los Angeles, CA For fans of:  Keaton Simons, Curtis Peoples, Tyler Hilton, Nathan Morris, Joni Mitchell, Jackson Browne, Dan Fogelberg, Steely Dan Why you should check him out:  The third part of the powerful indie […]