Category: Indie

The Spotlight (x2)

By Alan HoEverything is good with the world when you can double it up.  And this edition of The Spotlight brings the rare double where The Spotlight doesn’t hit up just one act that needs to be seen and heard by you, the music fan, but TWO.  You heard it right, TWO.  So here we […]

Yellowcard reveals album title, set to go on tour

By Alan Ho Fresh off a main line stint on this year’s Warped Tour, Yellowcard will continue on their road warrior ways with a fall co-headliner with Memphis May Fire.  The recently embattled Emarosa will be in support for all dates on the tour, clearly moving on from beleaguered member Jonny CraigAir Blower.  In […]

The Spotlight

By Alan HoWho:  Never Let This GoWhere:  Tempe, ARFor fans of:  All Time Low, The Maine, Every Avenue, Yellowcard, the All-American RejectsArizona’s alternative and rock scenes have long been considered historic and somehow yet underrated, bringing the likes of Alice Cooper, Jimmy Eat World, The Format, The Word Alive, Authority Zero, Job for a Cowboy […]

The Spotlight (EXCLUSIVE)

By Alan Ho
Who:  Caleb HawleyFrom:  Mayer Hawthorne, John Mayer, Sam Smith, Jamie Lidell, Ray LaMontagneWhere: Minneapolis, MN
Who needs American Idol these days?  For the one-time Season 10 contestant, it has been exactly that.  The Minneapolis native and Harlem transplant could be on the precipice of full on breakout mode, ready to charm audiences with his […]

The Spotlight

By Alan Ho Who:  The ResolutionWhere:  Downers Grove, IllinoisFor fans of:  5 Seconds of Summer, All Time Low, The Starting Line, McFly, Every Avenue, Honor Society, Push Play, Bad Suns The last pop/rock group to strike gold that came from the suburbs of Chicago is Fall Out Boy.  That was a lifetime ago.  Fast […]