Tag: #indie

Civil Twilight announces release date for new album, tour dates

By Alan HoPast Spotlighters and South Africa’s Civil Twilight return July 10 with their third studio album, titled Story of An Immigrant via Wind-Up Records.  Story is the follow-up to the group’s breakout 2012 effort Holy Weather.  To usher in their third studio release, Civil Twilight will hit the road, stopping at a handful of […]

The Spotlight

By Alan Ho Who: AirsicknessWhere:  Tampa, FLThe band:  Owen Jago (vocals/guitar), Casey Jago (bass), Allen Litchfield (guitar) and Nick Masengale (drums)For fans of:  Pierce The Veil, Paramore, All Time Low, Armor For Sleep, Madina Lake, Mayday Parade, Every Avenue, Go Radio A lot of alt-rock bands have emerged out of Florida’s vibrant indie […]

The Spotlight

By Alan Ho Who:  AnavaeWhere:  London, United KingdomFor fans of:  The Summer Set, We Are The In Crowd, Paramore, The Morning Of The British invasion of music that has taken this side of the Atlantic the past few years could get a bit more alternative rock with this talented base duo (with 3 touring […]

The Spotlight

By Alan HoWho:  Kin CayoWhere:  Los Angeles, CA (Beachwood Canyon)For fans of:  Gotye, Paul Simon, David Byrne, Velvet UndergroundOne of the most interesting names in music was formed just over 6 months ago and translates to “family of small islands” is also one that very few have heard of and got caught in our Spotlight […]

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 […]