music

Hey Violet kick off tour with stellar show in San Francisco and pick up their new single, Break My Heart

March 10, 2017

This week Hey Violet kicked off their tour with a stellar performance in San Francisco. They came to one of my favorite venues, The Chapel which provided the perfect place for them to deliver 150% energy and a fantastic show! Check out the photos by our Rockin Ryan: They had the crowd singing along and dancing, amid the loud screams of excitement! Today Hey Violet released their new song, Break My Heart which you can listen to by heading over to: http://heyviolet.lnk.to/BreakMyHeart. Make sure to visit their social media sites and stay up to date on their latest news. Information & Links: Website: http://www.heyviolet.com/ Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/heyvioletofficial Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/heyviolet Instagram: http://instagram.com/heyviolet

Band

Interview with As It Is as they bring their fun pop punk set to Regency Ballroom, San Francisco

November 2, 2016

Last night As It Is kicked off the SUM 41 “Don’t Call It a Sum Back Tour” at the Regency Ballroom in San Francisco. The sold out venue was filling up just as they hit the stage. They got the crowd ready for a night of high energy and endless adrenaline.  As It Is treated the fans to a couple  of their new songs which are off okay., their upcoming new album which is set for a January 20th, 2017. It was great to see so many of the fans singing along to Pretty Little Distance and Okay. The band continued to receive a welcome reception from the fans, many who said they were seeing them play for the first time. It is certain that they  have been winning crowds over on this tour as everyone got in the mood to jump, move and have a great time. Check out photos of their set by our Rockin Ryan: We had the chance to chat with singer Patty Walters shortly before their set and we are pleased to bring [Read More]

Pop Punk

Rivers Monroe heading out on the Somewhere Before Christmas Tour

October 27, 2016

Pop Punk band Rivers Monroe are getting ready to hit the road next week. They will be heading out on the Somewhere Before Christmas Tour with SayWeCanFly, Johnnie Guilbert, Social Repose & Chase Huglin. The tour kicks off on November 3rd and runs through December 4th. THE SOMEWHERE BEFORE CHRISTMAS TOUR 11/03/16 Toronto, ON @ Hard Luck Bar 11/04/16 Philadelphia, PA @ Voltage Lounge 11/05/16 Cambridge, MA @ Middle East Downstairs 11/06/16 New York, NY @ Webster Hall (Studio) 11/08/16 Cleveland, OH @ The Foundry 11/09/16 Detroit, MI @ The Crofoot (Pike Room) 11/10/16 Columbus, OH @ Park Street Saloon 11/11/16 Chicago, IL @ Reggie’s Rock Club 11/12/16 Burnsville, IN @ The Garage 11/13/16 St. Louis, MO @ Fubar 11/18/16 Orangevale, CA @ The Boardwalk 11/19/16 Van Nuys, CA @ White Oak Music 11/20/16 Anaheim, CA @ Chain Reaction 11/22/16 Mesa, AZ @ Nile Theatre 11/23/16 Albuquerque, NM @ Blu Phoenix 11/25/16 San Antonio, TX @ The Korova 11/26/16 Ft. Worth, TX @ Tomcats West 11/27/16 Houston, TX @ Scout Bar 11/29/16 Orlando, FL @ Backbooth [Read More]

New Music

Bay Area favorites The Story So Far release new video for Nerve

October 11, 2016

  One of our favorite Bay Area Bands, the pop punk The Story So Far have just released a video for their track Nerve. The song is featured on the band’s critically acclaimed self-titled record, which is available on  iTunes and thestorysofar.merchnow.com. The new video for “Nerve” comes less than two weeks from the kick off of the The Story So Far’s supporting fall tour with Good Charlotte, Set Your Goals, Four Year Strong, Hit The Lights and Big Jesus. Check out the video here: Make sure to visit their social media sites and stay up to date on their latest news. Information & Links: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thestorysofarca Twitter: https://twitter.com/thestorysofarca

Alternative Rock

5SOS, Hey Violet and Roy English at Shoreline Amphitheater, a night of high energy and nonstop fun

September 3, 2016

The fans began lining up early in the day for the 5SOS (5 Seconds of Summer) Sounds Live Feels Live Tour with Hey Violet and Roy English.  It was going to be a packed venue and the excitement grew among the fans as the minutes neared to starting time. Roy English delivers an infectious blend of rock, alternative, hip-hop, and electronic with the emphasis being on fun feel good music! You can pick up his recently released EP, I’m Not Here, Pt. 1 on iTunes here. Hey Violet took to the stage amid thousands of screaming fans. From the second they hit the stage, they got the crowd moving, dancing and singing along with their contagious enthusiasm. It has been amazing for us to watch this band grow over the years and tonight their sound was bigger than ever. One thing is certain,this might have began as a band of teenagers ,but their music has definitely grown to a new level, they have honed in their crafts and deliver music that is enjoyable for listeners [Read More]

Bands

All Time Low release LIVE video of Something’s Gotta Give from upcoming DVD release

July 27, 2016

    All Time Low are set to release their Straight To DVD II: Past, Present and Future Hearts on August 26th through Hopeless Records. The release includes live album with two new B-Sides. They are giving fans another sneak peek of the release with the “Something’s Gotta Give (Live)” music video. The video, taken from the upcoming DVD, features the band’s performance of the single in front of a sold out audience at London’s famed Wembley Arena last year. Check out the video here:   Fans can pre-order physical copies now here: smarturl.it/STDIIPreorder. It is also available for pre-order digitally through iTunes with an instant download of “Something’s Gotta Give (Live)”: http://smarturl.it/StraightToDVDII You can watch a trailer here: In addition to the standard CD/DVD, a special deluxe version of STD II will also be available to pre-order. It includes 2 CDs + DVD with 4 Exclusive Fan-Favorite Tracks + 12″ x 12″ Limited Edition Photo Art Book featuring 72 pages of exclusive live and behind the scenes photos. Only 5,000 are available worldwide. Pre-order now at [Read More]

Concerts

Interview with Pop Punk band, Rivers Monroe and catch them out on The Grow Wild Tour

June 16, 2016

  We loved catching Rivers Monroe out of Philadelphia make a stop in San Francisco for The Grow Wild Tour earlier this month. You can check out our coverage of their show here. . They are definitely a band to check out on the 2nd annual Grow Wild Tour featuring  Round2 Crew, Will Jay, Bad Feelings, Dylan Holland, Zach Matari, Ben Hazlewood, The House On Cliff, and James Barre. We had a chance to chat with them and are pleased to bring that interview to you here: * * * * * Music Junkie Press: Thank you so much for taking the time out to talk with us here at Music Junkie Press. We were so glad to catch you out on the Grow Wild Tour in San Francisco. This has been quite a long tour taking you across the country. Can you share with us some of the highlights of the tour? Rivers Monroe: It has been a long trip!  This is actually our first fully national tour.  We usually stop around Dallas and Kansas [Read More]