Texas Rock band BLACKTOP MOJO has released the official music video for their newest single, "Strike Me." "‘Strike Me’ was recorded in our sessions for our self-titled album (released in 2021) at Sound Emporium in Nashville, TN and we had the privilege to add the background singing of the world famous McCrary Sisters on the … Continue reading BLACKTOP MOJO Release Official Lyric Video for “Strike Me”!
IAN ABEL BAND Releases Official Lyric Video for New Single, “Cerberus”!
Nashville, TN Based IAN ABEL BAND has released an official lyric video for their new single, "Cerberus." Originally premiered on Blues Rock Review, "Cerberus" was filmed at the Troubadour by Mitch Parks. https://youtu.be/RDYMeai02YY “This song holds a special place in my heart,” says Ian. “While tracking guitars at Splendor 2 in Los Angeles, one of the legendary producers there lent us … Continue reading IAN ABEL BAND Releases Official Lyric Video for New Single, “Cerberus”!
Tony Lucca and Derik Hultquist team up to hit the road together this fall// 9/28 @ClubCafé
Nashville performers Tony Lucca and Derik Hultquist are planning a 13-date tour together this fall, including stops in the Southeast, Northeast, and Midwest. (See below for full tour schedule.) The tour kicks off in Decatur, GA on September 19th and wraps in Nashville on October 7th. Tickets for these shows are on-sale now Says Lucca about the … Continue reading Tony Lucca and Derik Hultquist team up to hit the road together this fall// 9/28 @ClubCafé
Mark Lanegan Band Announce “Still Life With Roses” Remix EP Out September 29th on Heavenly Recordings
Mark Lanegan Band Announce Still Life With Roses Remix EP, Out September 29th Via Heavenly Recordings Shares Adrian Sherwood "Nocturne" remix On US Tour in August US Tour Dates Aug 16 – Washington, DC – Rock n Roll Hotel Aug 17 – Philadelphia, PA – Underground Arts Aug 18 – New York, NY – Gramercy Aug 19 – Allston, MA – … Continue reading Mark Lanegan Band Announce “Still Life With Roses” Remix EP Out September 29th on Heavenly Recordings
TWIZTID Announces 2017 “Mostasteless” Tour – Performing their Debut Album in Full Each Night/ @RexTheater 9/10
TWIZTID are about to take you back to where it all began. Everyone's favorite demented duo are thrilled to announce their upcoming Mostasteless Tour, kicking off in Cleveland, OH on September 8. On this tour, TWIZTID will perform their groundbreaking debut album, Mostasteless, in full each night. The tour will also feature support from special guests Moonshine Bandits, Blaze Ya Dead Homie (who will perform … Continue reading TWIZTID Announces 2017 “Mostasteless” Tour – Performing their Debut Album in Full Each Night/ @RexTheater 9/10
Sweet Crude @ Hartwood Acres 7/9
SWEET CRUDE JULY 9 | HARTWOOD ACRES | PITTSBURGH, PA CONFIRMED FOR BONNAROO AND HIGH SIERRA FESTIVAL NEW ALBUM CRÉATURES OUT NOW WATCH THEIR NEW MUSIC VIDEO FOR "MON ESPRIT" "An alluring indie pop record filled with playful rhythms and a genuine love for the Louisiana city" - Consequence of Sound "Créatures is … Continue reading Sweet Crude @ Hartwood Acres 7/9
Latest Installment Of CVLT Nation’s Compilation Series Now Playing With THE CURE’s Pornography
CVLT Nation is proud to present the next in ther series of underground classic compilations with THE CURE's game-changing Pornography! This album came to define goth rock when it was released in 1982, and catapulted THE CURE to their present infamy. For their latest collection, the esteemed blog has enlisted eight of contemporary post punk … Continue reading Latest Installment Of CVLT Nation’s Compilation Series Now Playing With THE CURE’s Pornography
GOJIRA ANNOUNCE U.S. HEADLINE DATES WITH KYNG, DEAFHEAVEN & CODE ORANGE/@StageAE Pittsburgh 5/17
“French prog-metal giants tap grief to make a game-changing album.” – Rolling Stone “…if ever there was a moment that signaled Gojira’s status as leaders in the continuing evolution of the genre, it’s now.” – SPIN “The Duplantiers had to make this album for themselves. We are the fortunate witnesses.” – Consequence of Sound “Magma pulls … Continue reading GOJIRA ANNOUNCE U.S. HEADLINE DATES WITH KYNG, DEAFHEAVEN & CODE ORANGE/@StageAE Pittsburgh 5/17
NORWAY’S ALT-POP SONGSTRESS DAGNY RELEASES HIGHLY ANTICIPATED ULTRAVIOLET EP TODAY
"Superior pop-rock in the vein of Taylor Swift from a Norwegian singer who has "star in waiting" written all over her" - The Guardian Listen to “FIGHT SLEEP” HERE! You know when you have a fucking brilliant night and don't want to go to bed because you just don't want the night to ever end? … Continue reading NORWAY’S ALT-POP SONGSTRESS DAGNY RELEASES HIGHLY ANTICIPATED ULTRAVIOLET EP TODAY
Pittsburgh Thunderstorms 1 Slipknot 0: Slipknot, Marilyn Manson, and of Mice and Men show rained out
Saturday, July 30, 2016, started off with questionably ominous tones, Slipknot, Marilyn Manson, and Of Mice and Men were in town and the weather looked dreadful. As the afternoon rolled on it looked like Pittsburgh would possibly get passed over by the storms and all would be well. As Of Mice and Men put on … Continue reading Pittsburgh Thunderstorms 1 Slipknot 0: Slipknot, Marilyn Manson, and of Mice and Men show rained out
Humming House to Perform at Pittsburgh Winery Sept. 1, 2016
July 27, 2016 (Nashville, TN) -- Nashville alt-folk band Humming House will return to Pittsburgh for a performance at City Winery on September 1. This City Winery Pittsburgh show follows the release of Humming House's second studio album, Revelries, out March 2015. Tickets are $20 and the show is 21+. Revelries has received praise from national … Continue reading Humming House to Perform at Pittsburgh Winery Sept. 1, 2016
MASTODON ANNOUNCE SPRING HEADLINING TOUR/Stage AE PGH 5/9
TICKETS ON SALE FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 7TH BAND COMPLETING WORK ON UPCOMING NEW ALBUM IN NASHVILLE WITH PRODUCER NICK RASKULINECZ Ending weeks of speculation Mastodon have announced that they will hit the road for a headlining spring tour with support from Gojira and Kvelertak. The tour kicks off April 28th in Seattle and criss-crosses the U.S. before culminating in a performance at theRock … Continue reading MASTODON ANNOUNCE SPRING HEADLINING TOUR/Stage AE PGH 5/9
Pittsburgh native Anthony Rankin’s “Love Elektrik” is eclectic power pop
Nashville's Anthony Rankin has released his latest EP, Love Elektrik, on September 3rd. Give these four power-tracks a listen if you like to dance to hip-moving pop music and you're not afraid of having a good time under an influence or two - whether it be romance or whiskey. His soaring vocals match up perfectly … Continue reading Pittsburgh native Anthony Rankin’s “Love Elektrik” is eclectic power pop
Despite the industry ilk, Trace Cyrus is his own man.
Photo: Fred Blauth Trace Cyrus spoke with me before his show at Altar Bar on April 27th. Miley's brother. Billy Ray's son. Shirtless, covered in tattoos, and without removing his sunglasses he prepared for my barrage of questions, a slight disinterest in his body language. You can imagine how one might feel conducting an interview with … Continue reading Despite the industry ilk, Trace Cyrus is his own man.
Bad Cop Release Video Of SXSW Hijinks
Check Out The SXSW Video Here!!! Buy The 'Chicago Lady' 7" Here!!! This band is called Bad Cop, from Nashville, Tennessee, and at the center of it are the things that make all great rock bands the way they are: tight musicianship, remarkable songwriting, and above all, the ability to pull together a performance that makes you believe whatever … Continue reading Bad Cop Release Video Of SXSW Hijinks
THE FEATURES’ “HOW IT STARTS” PREMIERES ON ROLLING STONE.COM
The album Wilderness has established Nashville's The Features as one of the most exciting and imaginative bands working today. The singles "How It Starts" and "Another One" have captured the imaginations of music lovers everywhere. By combining elements of indie rock, classic AOR and psychedelia, the band has made their mark with a unique sound. … Continue reading THE FEATURES’ “HOW IT STARTS” PREMIERES ON ROLLING STONE.COM
Machina’s To Live and Die in the Garden of Eden
Machina is the ex-Evanescence and Future Leaders of The World members first album release for San Francisco indie metal label, Rogue Records America. Originally from Little Rock, AK, Phil Taylor (former Future Leaders of the World) and John Le Compt (ex-Evanescence) met on the local metal scene between breaks working and touring with their former … Continue reading Machina’s To Live and Die in the Garden of Eden
What’s Popping With Lauren Winans
It was a rainy Monday afternoon. Sitting in a truck down by the Allegheny River, Heinz Field was visible in the distance beyond the streaky windshield and it was natural to ruminate on the Steelers’ hard luck after week 6 of the 2012 season. The scene was set for a lonesome, drizzly country song, but … Continue reading What’s Popping With Lauren Winans
Angel Mary & The Tennessee Werewolves Release “Cowboy”
Angel Mary & The Tennessee Werewolves are quickly becoming a notable name in country music. The band puts the sexiness back in country music with cool collective sounds of old fashion Dixie roots, bluegrass picking and Haggard styled lyrics; giving traditional country music a modern overhaul. Their debut project, an EP titled, Angel Mary & … Continue reading Angel Mary & The Tennessee Werewolves Release “Cowboy”