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  • Blackstone -Cleveland Rocks
    Blackstone-Reverb Nation's Winner Circle
    What does it take to be chosen for a review out of 2,000 plus submissions on the Reverb Nation platform?It takes a band that works hard, plays harder, and yet rocks, not just their home town of Cleveland, OH, but an entire world of fans.Blackstone...
  • Kathy Kosins toasts ‘Ladies Of Cool’
    Finally! Kathy Kosins delivers contemporary shot to West Coast Cool
    Simply put....Kathy Kosins is a singer’s singer. With the backing of a wonderful group....she has taken these songs and transformed them into compelling new musical short stories. From an uptempo swinger to a slow sultry ballad...Kathy&rsquo...
  • 2015 Calendar
    Beatles news: '63 signed album auction ending; 2015 Fabs calendar; Emerick talk
    An eBay auction for a signed 1963 Beatles “Please Please Me” album has a high bid of $25,500 on Sept. 30 with just a day to go in the bidding. The album is described by the seller as in PSA/DNA Mint-9 condition, which is one step below...
  • "Whiplash"
    "Whiplash": Mill Valley Film Festival screens acclaimed jazz drama
    I posted an item back in January regarding the film “Whiplash,” the edgy and engaging jazz story that won both the grand jury and audience awards at that month’s Sundance Film Festival. The movie has been making the festival...
  • Luggage Store Gallery
    A bleeding edge annex: vocalist Viv Corringham’s visit to San Francisco
    This morning I learned from Joe Lasqo’s blog that the avant-garde vocalist and sound artist Viv Corringham will be making a tour of Northern California next month. Corringham was born in Great Britain, but she is now based in New York. She...
  • Live Reggae in the DMV
    Live Reggae in the DMV
    If you are looking for live Reggae in the DMV, these are the places to find it:The Society Lounge - 8229 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring MD 20910. Reggae Tuesdays has been happening for five years. Tonight, September 30, and October 14 catch Ras...
  • The song Album cover
    'The Song" album receives rave reviews
    The soundtrack for the critically acclaimed motion picture, "The song," hit shelves and digital platforms today; exceeding 7000 downloads on NoiseTrade. Along with the film, The Song Album has received great reviews from critics and fans...
  • Aretha set to release a cover album in Oct
    Aretha Franklin premieres cover of 'Rolling in the Deep' as tease for new album
    If you're one who has sat back while listening to one of your favorite songs and said to yourself I think Aretha Franklin would sing this song much better, then you may just get lucky once you hit play on her forthcoming album. ThisisRnB...
  • John Harbison
    Camerata Pacifica explores the vocal nature of John Harbison’s chamber music
    At the beginning of this month harmonia mundi released a new recording of three chamber music compositions by John Harbison, all performed by the California-based ensemble Camerata Pacifica. What is particularly interesting about the programming...
  • Stevie Nicks 24 Karat Gold cover art - Reprise
    Stevie Nicks offers free stream of upcoming solo album '24 Karat Gold'
    Stevie Nicks has announced a free stream of her soon-to-be released studio album 24 Karat Gold: Songs from the Vault. The Fleetwood Mac star's 8th solo effort will hit shelves on Oct. 7.According to an update posted Sept. 30 at the two-time...
  • Halloween Haunt at Kings Island
    Kings Island’s Halloween Haunt 2014 offers new attractions
    Halloween Haunt at Kings Island has a new live stage show, Skeleton Crew, along with several other new attractions. Halloween Haunt will be open every Friday and Saturday night through Saturday, November 1.Halloween Haunt features more than 600...
  • Alan Parsons
    It’s a classic Rocktober in the Valley
    Tomorrow begins October, which means that it’s time for Oktoberfest celebrations, the Arizona State Fair, Halloween and other reasons to go outside. But if you want to stay inside and catch a concert or two, October is offering up some...
  • Those Mockingbirds release brand new song.
    Those Mockingbirds release new song "Horns & Tails"
    Those Mockingbirds have been quite busy since the release of their debut album Penny the Dreadful, which has seen positive reviews from publications such as Mind Equals Blown, Pop Break, and Decoy Music. The band decided to shake things up a bit...
  • KURE Fest poster
    KURE Fest 2014 is October 2 to October 4 in Ames
    Ames alternative radio station KURE 88.5 FM will hold KURE Fest 2014 on October 2 to October 4 at the Maintenance Shop in Ames. The fifth annual event will start at 8 p.m. each night, and all three nights of the festival are free to attend and...
  • Carrie Underwood
    Carrie Underwood debuts new single 'Something in the Water'
    On Sept. 29, American country music singer Carrie Underwood released a free stream of her new single "Something in the Water" on her official YouTube channel. The song is featured on her upcoming compilation album, Greatest Hits: Decade ...