Music

  • February 23, 2017 • Music

    Levitate Music And Arts Festival Raises The Bar

    The “biggest little festival” in Massachusetts just grew a little bigger. Starting off as a humble friendly barbeque, the Levitate Music and Arts Festival has since grown into a full-fledged weekend-long festival featuring top national...

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  • February 15, 2017 • Music

    Punk Rock Bowling Announces Asbury Park, New Jersey Lineup

    One of the most home grown, legit music festivals — Punk Rock Bowling — is returning for the second year in a row to the world famous Stone Pony in Asbury Park, New Jersey. Headlining the two-day festival are The Specials and NOFX,...

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  • February 9, 2017 • Music

    Surf Austin & Deep Eddy Records Promote Austin-Area Surf Bands

    Surf Austin, in collaboration with Deep Eddy Records, is proud to release the 2017 Local Surf Music CD sampler. This Surf Austin & Deep Eddy Records inaugural disk features singles from each of 13 local Austin surf bands. A bonus 14th...

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  • January 31, 2017 • Music

    January 2017 Playlist

    If the first month of 2017 is any indication, this is going to be an epic, intense, complicated, awe-inspiring year for music. Already in 31 days we’ve received much-awaited masterpieces like I See You by The xx, remastered gems like...

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  • January 27, 2017 • Music

    Album of the Week: Delicate Steve’s “This Is Steve”

    Calling all New Jersey rock ‘n’ roll fans: we’ve got a new favorite son for you. If you haven’t gotten hip to Delicate Steve’s sumptuous instrumental guitar riffs yet, you’re really missing out —...

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  • January 20, 2017 • Music

    Album of the Week: Foxygen’s “Hang”

    Foxygen have always been a supremely challenging band. Their breakout full-length, 2013’s We Are the 21st Century Ambassadors of Peace & Magic, was a sprawling, sumptuous mess of psychedelic mash-ups and classic-rock noodling. Its...

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  • January 13, 2017 • Music

    Album of the Week: Griff’s Room Band’s “Heartbreak/Desire”

    What do breezy pop-rock, impeccable harmonies, mournful strings, and the state of Virginia all have in common? If you said Dave Matthews Band, you’re partially right: Richmond’s Griff’s Room Band recorded their debut album...

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  • January 1, 2017 • Music

    The Nude Party: New LP, 2017 Tour, Plus 2016 Interview

    North Carolina garage-rock rabble-rousers The Nude Party have one heck of a 2017 planned: their debut full-length album is scheduled for release this spring, and its irresistible first single, “Water on Mars,” dropped in December. This...

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  • December 31, 2016 • Music

    December 2016 Playlist

    December is traditionally considered the slowest music month of the year, with most artists hunkering down for the holidays. Maybe they release a Christmas remake or a cover ode to their favorite fallen artist from the previous year (RIP...

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  • December 17, 2016 • Music

    Guest Playlist: Hannah Gill

    18-year-old Hannah Gill plays a spirited brand of lo-fi, soul-inspired rock ‘n’ roll that exudes a lifetime of experience on the sea. Hannah moved to New York City from Maryland after graduating from high school, but she...

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