Music News

Take a listen to the 2nd track, You Don’t Own Me off Ann Wilson’s upcoming solo album

August 3, 2018

Ann Wilson is gearing up for the release of her new album, Immortal on September 14th via BMG. The album features 10 musically diverse tracks that pay tribute to some of ANN‘s influences and friends who’ve recently passed and whose music poignantly lives on. Ann has just released the second track, You Don’t Own Me which is a powerful and stellar interpretation of Lesley Gore‘s fearless 1963 hit “You Don’t Own Me”–featuring the esteemed Warren Haynes on guitar.  The song is also available as an instant-grat track with album pre-orders, starting today; click here to access. Take a listen to the new song here:   Ann comments about the song to Billboard, “I think that song has come to be way more universal now. It could be the anthem of anyone who wants respect, anyone at all, not just women. I think we’re in a time where we’re having a discourse now as a culture about who people really are and how it’s important to accept people, and so I thought the song really fits. I think it’s really meaningful in today’s world.” More about [Read More]

Indie

SHOW ALERT: Indie rockers Dispatch are coming to the Fox Theater in Oakland, August 21st

August 3, 2018

We are excited to announce that infectious indie rockers Dispatch are making a stop in Oakland at the Fox Theater. They are currently out on their summer tour with Nahko and Medicine For the People. They will be performing at the Fox Theater on August 21st. You can head over to Fox Theater and pick up tickets: https://thefoxoakland.com/events/dispatch. Dispatch is truly one of the country’s most successful independent bands. Last year they released the highly praised album, America, Location 12 and they are set to release Location 13 this fall. They recently released the track Came For the Fire off Location 13.  A note from Chad on the song’s origin and the history behind Stinson Beach where America, Location 12 and Location 13 were recorded:   “The song is a story of my own relationship with my wife with the different paths and rocks along the way, combined with the extrapolated story of the man and woman who built the studio in Stinson Beach where we’ve been recording the past two years. Built in the 60s, the house [Read More]

Aftershock 2018

AFTERSHOCK SPOTLIGHT: Take a listen to the new single from Slash ft. Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators off upcoming album

July 25, 2018

We have some exciting news to share to get you through the work week. Slash ft. Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators have just released the first single off their upcoming new album, Living The Dream. The new album is set to released on September 21st via Snakepit/Roadrunner Records. This is SLASH’s fourth solo album, and third with his band featuring MYLES KENNEDY (Vocals), BRENT FITZ (Drums), TODD KERNS (Bass & Vocals) and FRANK SIDORIS (Guitar & Vocals). About the new single, SLASH describes the creation of “Driving Rain,” “This is a riff I specifically remember playing with the guys for the first time at a venue in New Hampshire on the World on Fire tour. It’s a cool guitar part we ran though, and from that point forward the rest of the song started to come together in my mind while on the road. We put it all together this year and Myles came up with a great melody for it.” MYLES KENNEDY adds, “The riff is very reminiscent of vintage Aerosmith. It’s got a certain funk to it that’s compelling. Lyrically, it’s a story about somebody who works [Read More]

New Music

Take a listen to the new track Eighteen from Pale Waves off upcoming debut album

July 24, 2018

  We have some exciting news to share with you as Pale Waves have announced news of their upcoming full length debut album. They are set to release  My Mind Makes Noises, on September 14th, 2018 on Dirty Hit / Interscope Records. You can check out their new track Eighteen which is off the new album. Check it out below:       My Mind Makes Noises tracklist here: Eighteen There’s A Honey Noises Came In Close Loveless Girl Drive When Did I lose It All She One More Time Television Romance Red Kiss Black Karl   Heading in to the release of My Mind Makes Noises, Pale Waves is set to makes stops at Lollapalooza (where they’ll also hit the stage with Walk The Moon for a Lollapalooza Aftershow at Concord Music Hall), Outside Lands Festival and a pair of arena stops with CHVRCHES throughout August, before returning to North America headlining their biggest American shows to date throughout late October, all of November and the start of December, which include stops at Brooklyn Steel in [Read More]

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SPOTLIGHT BAND: VON GREY are a bright beam of hope and inspiration with their new EP, In Bloom: Acoustic

July 20, 2018

  In today’s music world, it can sometimes be harder and harder to find songs that bring hope and comfort. You only have to know, that they are out there. We  can’t wait to share with you the music of VON GREY which delivers a bright beam of hope, comfort and inspiration. Today they are releasing their compelling new EP  In Bloom: Acoustic. VON GREY is three classically trained sisters, Kathryn 23, Annika 22, and Fiona 20.  Off the new EP is a very special song, Dawn which ‘signifies the resilient and imperious musicians (and women) VON GREY have become, despite their young age’.  This EP has been quite an accomplishment. They put so much into their EP and the full process, working  for the first time ever completely solo, without a creative team. ‘The EP is their first self-produced, self-engineered recording effort. All of the visuals have been created in house. All of the messaging within and surrounding the EP has come directly from them, with no external filter.’     What you are delivered, is a great [Read More]

Music News

With Confidence drop new song 

July 19, 2018

Australia-based band With Confidence just released another new song called ‘Jaded’. They are currently part of the last cross country run of the legendary Vans Warped Tour. Check out the video for ‘Jaded’ to get some impressions: The new track is taken from their upcoming second full-length record called ‘Love And Loathing’, which’ll be released August 10th on Hopeless Records. “Jaded” is about how you can’t make someone love you and the track explores the “tangled hurt, confusion, and self-loathing we feel as consequence,” says vocalist and bassist Jayden Seeley. Last month, the band released a colorful music video for the first single ‘That Something’ (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qLKb9ao4J_c ). “Love and Loathing” was produced by Mike Green (All Time Low, Paramore) and is an album filled with soaring melodies and emotive lyrics, carrying you through first loves, blistering breakups and everything in-between. According to Seeley, the final themes weren’t clear until they had finished most of the songs. “There’s a looming relationship with loathing, mostly about the concept of self-loathing,” explains Seeley. “That period before getting into a relationship is [Read More]

New Music

New music from The Story So Far

July 19, 2018

The Story So Far just shared a new song called ‘Let It Go’. Check it out here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v2hrXCeXtrY&feature=youtu.be It is taken from their upcoming record ‘Proper Dose’, which will be released September 21st 2018 via Pure Noise Records. In the period of three years, since the release of their third, self-titled album a lot has changed for the band since their routine writing, recording, and touring had caught up with them. “We were so burnt from touring, and playing the same songs over and over again,” says Parker Cannon, the band’s vocalist and lyricist, “We knew we had to take a step back and collect ourselves.” By taking that time to recharge, The Story So Far were able to look at themselves with fresh eyes and newfound creative ambitions, returning with their most cohesive and confident record to date. With the new record They take bold creative leaps, finally making the record that they’d always wanted to. “This one, all the way through, I just think it’s leaps and bounds ahead of anything we’ve ever [Read More]