Tag: #indie rock

You Me At Six announces spring US headlining tour

By Alan HoPrepare to get rocked by the British!  Specifically UK rockers You Me At Six, fresh off their new deal with Prospect Park and the January release of their new album Cavalier Youth.  Why?The alt-rockers have announced today (Feb. 24) that they will be coming to the US for a spring headlining tour.  The […]

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 […]

The Jukebox

Who:  Charlotte Sometimes ft. Coley O’Toole (We The Kings)Song:  Losing SleepYou may know her as a one-time contestant and finalist on the NBC hit show The Voice.  But Charlotte Sometimes has been known in music circles for quite some time, starting with her five-piece band in 2006 and her major label debut album (and only […]