Band of the Day

Check out Colossal Street Jam for your fix of 70’s inspired melodic rock and roll

May 9, 2017

For our next Spotlight Band, we would like to feature a band that is bringing back the feel good rock of the 70’s. Colossal Street Jam from New Jersey have released an 11 track LP, Living Free that will have you hooked from the first listen. It is a great heaping dose of 70’s inspired classic rock, full of great melodies, infectious vocals and feel good rock vibes. They comment about their music, At the end of the day, no matter what is going on, we did this for us. In the old days, we did this to be famous, to make money, and to be rock stars. Now, we’re doing this for us, and I think that’s why it’s working and getting a great response.  Check out their video for their track, I Can’t Take It: Band Members: Gene Potts – Vocals Sal Marra – Guitar, Vocals & Fender Rhodes Tony Flora – Bass Dave Halpern – Drums & All Percussion Eric Safka – Hammond B3, Piano, Fender Rhodes You can pick up the new [Read More]

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Our Spotlight is on progressive rockers Stolas and their new video for Catalyst

March 23, 2017

We bring the spotlight on to progressive rockers Stolas as you can’t help but find yourself immersed into their music. They have recently released a video for their track, Catalyst which is off their new self titled third full-length album. It not only invigorates with a punch of energy but highlights their infectious progressive sound and style. It is unique and equally addictive. The video for their new song was directed by Tom Flynn and Mike Watts. Check it out here: Stolas is available now at stolas.merchnow.com, on digital retailers and streaming services, at Youtube.com/equalvision and at all shows on the band’s current headline tour. Vinyl for the release is nearly completely sold out and included a limited edition, exclusive run of pink vinyl with special silkscreened artwork (limited to 150; SOLD OUT), a limited run of blue/green splatter (limited to 150; SOLD OUT), and a standard pink variant (limited to 200; 4 left). Stolas was recorded with producer Mike Watts (Glassjaw, The Dear Hunter, Hopesfall), and explores lyrical concepts of addiction, corruption, greed, anxiety, and multiverse [Read More]

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Gothenburg Power Trio – Langfinger Set To Begin European Winter Tour

January 16, 2017

One of our favorite Spotlight Bands we featured, LÅNGFINGER are about to embark on a European Winter Tour! Check out the news below: Gothenburg power trio LÅNGFINGER will kick 2017 into gear with a sixteen-date European tour. Slated to begin on January 27th, the band will be joined by labelmates Captain Crimson and Orsak:Oslo on select dates. Additional dates will be announced in the weeks to come.   “It’s time to bring the LÅNGFINGER machine on the road and we’re really excited to bring our latest album Crossyears with us,” said the band of the upcoming trek. “Be sure to catch our non-stop superlive experience as we roll across Europe this February and March!”   LÅNGFINGER will be touring in support of their Crossyears full-length, out now via Small Stone. The ten-track long-player was recorded by Johan Reivén and Olle Björck at Sweden’s Welfare Sounds Studio with additional recordings by LÅNGFINGER at Beduin HQ, mixed by Olle Björck, and mastered by Daniel Johansson. Wrote the The Obelisk of Crossyears, “From the swing and stomp of its title-track to [Read More]

Band of the Day

Spotlight Band, powerful rock trio LÅNGFINGER releases new video

October 15, 2016

Our Featured Spotlight Band is a powerful rock trio out of Gothenburg. They are LÅNGFINGER. They have just released a music video for their track Fox Confessor which is off their recently released album, Crossyears.’The ten-track offering was recorded by Johan Reivén and Olle Björck at Sweden’s Welfare Sounds Studio with additional recordings by LÅNGFINGER at Beduin HQ, mixed by Olle Björck, and mastered by Daniel Johansson.’ They comment about the video/song, “‘Fox Confessor’ is the first collaboration between LÅNGFINGER and cinematographer Anders Bryngel. We were exploring the idea of working together for some years and with the new album looming, it was more appropriate than ever. One day we devised a syndicate. We then determined that the effort should be focused on a narrative and as the storyline progressed we let it evolve naturally with the group’s dynamic. A spontaneous process driven by our collective efforts. As for the actual song, which like many of our songs, established itself as an instrumental; was inspired by our favorite Krautrock bands from the late sixties. That was before [Read More]

Band of the Day

New album from 7Horse will have you riding off with blues in your heart, rock in your soul and a kick in your step

September 26, 2016

For our Spotlight Band, we are excited to share with you the new album from the dynamic musical duo of 7Horse. Their new album, Livin’ in a Bitch of a World will feed your need for fresh new rock, infused with a blast of blues. 7Horse features guitarist/singer Joie Calio and singer/drummer Phil Leavitt. The album is a full bodied musical gem that takes us back to the roots of rock and the soulful blues, right back to where it all started. You can feel the passion these two have for their music as they bring a raw honest feel to each song, all the while, getting you to rock out. Check out the video for their song, One Week here: They also have one of the best covers of Bee Gee’s Staying Alive. You have to check it out and we will have to add it to our list of Best Cover/Remakes. This one deserves to be in the top 10. Pick up the album by heading over to iTunes here. You can catch 7Horse out on [Read More]

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Check out our Spotlight Band, The Eiffels and watch their new video for You Got Me

September 6, 2016

  We are excited to share with you our latest Spotlight Band, the addictive power trio – The Eiffels. They hail from Los Angeles and have truly captured our attention with their upbeat infectious indie synth pop. It is reminiscent of the 80’s pop era complete with the catchy choruses and songs that will become regulars on your playlist. You can’t help but feel a rush of fresh air from their music as it brightens your mood and gets you to move. They have recently released their new video which was directed by Matt Robertson, for their song, You Got Me. Check it out here: You can pick up the new single by heading over to the following links: iTunes – https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/you-got-me-single/id1126958752 Spotify – https://open.spotify.com/artist/13Ylbs7MuHVzA0SsdQeG4N You can catch The Eiffels perform on Friday, September 16th at the State Social House in West Hollywood, Doors at 8 pm. It is sure to be a fun night of music with The Eiffels on the stage. The Eiffels is: Sean Ulbs – Vocals, Guitar Jade Michael – Guitar, Synth Lee Marciniak – [Read More]

Band of the Day

Check out our Spotlight Band, FOXTRAX and their new video for Underwater

August 30, 2016

Alternative indie rockers FOXTRAX are our featured Spotlight Band. These Long Island natives have been capturing a lot of attention for their infectious indie rock music. They recently released a new video for their song Underwater. ‘The video was shot over the course of 2 days in the El Mirage Lake desert recreation area of San Bernadino County, west of the town of Adelanto. Directed by Ivanna Borin (1st AD: Good Charlotte, Bring Me The Horizon) and DOP from award winning Frank Borin (Director: Bring Me The Horizon, Good Charlotte, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Eminem, Duran Duran). Multiple Drones were used for aerial shots which infused a soaring, short film vibe to the video.’ Check out the new video here:   You can catch FOXTRAX as they are set to play at The Rickshaw Stop in San Francisco on September 6th and at The Troubadour on September 8th. FOXTRAX is: Ben Schneid – Vocals, Guitar Jared Stenz – Bass Jon Stenz – Drums Make sure to visit their social media sites so you can stay up to date on their latest news. ~ Marisol [Read More]