Way back in ’89, I was engaged to the wonderful woman who would eventually become my sweet wife. But, before we tied the knot, there was the occasional concert experience where our deep-seeded love was put to the test. This was not one of those moments…
WXPN’s NonCommvention Spotlights Challenges for Women in the Music Business
The Non-Commercial Radio industry rolled into Philadelphia for four days at the 18th Annual NonCommvention 2018. Along with industry producers, station managers, radio hosts, and a cadre of other professionals, came over thirty bands in a show of unity and promise that seems to be missing in our country these days.
WXPN’s Annual Festival Features Music the Matters
The 2018 Non-Commercial Radio Convention (NonCommvention), a whirlwind of music and discussion, descended upon World Café Live at WXPN Studios in Philadelphia for the 18th straight year last week. Once again, proving the power of music.
Check Out Our Quick Interview with Nick MacDaniels
Hey there – welcome to our first 411 Interview, where we get the scoop on Big Something’s new album, The Otherside, in a quick 4:11. Today we share a insightful conversation with singer Nick MacDaniels.
We Celebrate the Iconic Album by Selecting the Best Song
40 years ago this week, The Cars released their amazing debut album. At the time, no one realized how timeless that 1978 release would be, but today it remains as relevant and compelling as ever. The album featured nine songs, with no weak links to be found.
Powerful New Rock From So Cal
Dead Poet Society are a distinctive rock band that deserves to be on your new music radar. Earlier today, the Boston natives, turned So Cal denizens, premiered their infectious new song “Touch,” and the track is worthy of your attention.
Compelling New Rock From Tampa / St. Pete
I recently caught Jordan Esker at the Florida Music Festival, both solo, and with his full band The Hundred Percent. I came away from the event impressed by his soulful, guitar rock and was looking forward to the release of his new album Fail To Learn last week.
New Single from the Alt-Rock Legends
We got our ragtag group of music reviewers, The Union of Dunces back to listen to the new offering from Good Charlotte, “Actual Pain.” The band has begun to fade from the rock scene over the past five years after the marginally received Your Authority. They are about to release their seventh studio album Generation Rx and our crew was anxious to see what we had in store…
Generation Rx hits the streets on September 14th, and we will be waiting to check it out, as this band has certainly earned the right for another chance…