Our Song of the Day: Blind from Black Satellite
Damn, there is something good happening in the New York Alt-rock scene these days, and the latest example is Black Satellite, a talented duo originally from State College PA, who can’t help but release catchy, compelling new rock.
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Thursday, May 18 Famous Last Words
On a comfortable Florida Thursday night, ascending rock band Famous Last Words electrified downtown Orlando with a powerful set of passionate rock ‘n roll, and we were there to capture the vibe in photos.
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Famous Last Words’ J.T. Dollas
I had a chance to sit down with J.T. Dollas, the dynamic Famous Last Words front man, when they cruised through Orlando a few nights ago. As the band’s tour came to a close, he shared thoughts on how the band has matured over the years, the idea of concept albums, the role of MySpace, and his biggest fan back home…
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The Tragically Hip made a small dent in the American music scene in the Mid-90’s, but are completely immersed in the culture and utterly synonymous with the country of Canada. A year ago this week, lead singer Gord Downie was diagnosed with terminal brain cancer. The band went on one last tour through their homeland with their very last show, from their hometown of Kingston, Ontario, televised from coast to coast.
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Album Review: China Gate’s Compelling New EP
Another five-piece indie rock band hailing from Memphis released an EP last week. You might think, “ho hum.” But in this case, you’d be wrong. The band is China Gate and their new offering, a four single release titled Good Grief, is well worth a listen.
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Song #3 – New Video from Corey Taylor and Stone Sour
Stone Sour is one of the hottest rock bands on the planet. They’ve been toiling on the hard rock scene for the past two decades, but lately have experienced a significant breakthrough with major festival appearances, an upcoming tour with Korn, and more importantly some damn good new rock ‘n roll.
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Shorelines – New Heights
Rapidly emerging from the Aussie pop punk scene, Brisbane’s own Shorelines are set to release their new EP entitled New Heights by the end of the month.
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A very special Throw Back Thursday…..
No doubt a million of our tribe has shared in the sadness that comes with losing an artist that may have been held close to the heart. Someone that was a mainstay on your favorite playlist, or popped up more than most on shuffle, or you just happened to love anything and everything they distributed to the masses. For some, those artists have found a way to speak a language meant for each individual, making each and every note personal. For many of us, that artist was Chris Cornell.
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