Covet: Effloresce

Covet is an instrumental prog rock band from California featuring guitar virtuoso Yvette Young at the helm of the project along with bassist David Adamiak and drummer Forrest Rice. On July 13th, Covet released their debut album, Effloresce, with Triple Crown Records on vinyl, cd and digital. I first discovered Yvette Young just scrolling through…

Say Wajatta?

Wajatta is the brain child of techno artist John Tejada and the crazy musical wizard known as Reggie Watts. Wajatta has just released their debut album, Casual High Technology, on May 11th, and it is unlike anything in the industry right now. I’m sure some of you may be asking “who are these people and…

Meet Melanie Faye

Near the beginning of 2017 I discovered a young guitarist on instagram that had some serious chops, Melanie Faye, who only had a few short clips of her playing guitar on her bedroom floor. The short instagram and youtube videos left me and many others wanting more. View this post on Instagram Fluffy by CHON….

The Voidz: Virtue

Last friday The Voidz, featuring Julian Casablancas of the Strokes on lead vocals, released their second studio album and it is insanely awesome. The new album, Virtue, is similar to their first album, Tyranny, in the sense that every song has its own unique style, incorporating everything from jazz to folk to punk rock. In…

Meet Hobo Johnson

The other day i stumbled upon a video on YouTube that upon first glance I honestly thought was going to be another mumble rapper from soundcloud; however I was pleasantly surprised by a hip hop artist who was spitting poetry with such raw emotion that it had me hooked instantly. His name is Frank Lopes,…

Greta Van Fleet: The next Led Zeppelin?

Greta Van Fleet is a bluesy rock band from Frankenmuth, Michigan, and over the past year they have exploded in popularity. What’s the key to their momentum? Well, many believe they sound like a new Led Zeppelin. The band was formed by three brothers, Josh, Jake and Sam Kiszka and their friend Danny Wagner. They…

Meet Superorganism

Superorganism is an 8-piece indie pop band that formed in early 2017,and last friday they released their self-titled debut album, 10 tracks of psychedelic good vibes, juicy electronic tunes, and simple but insightful lyrics. Lead singer Orono Noguchi discovered a band called the Eversons via her Youtube recommendations in 2015. The Eversons consisted of Christopher…

Welcome to the world of GALAKTIKON

Brendon Smalls is best known for his animated television shows, Home Movies and Metalocalypse. As the creator of the virtual metal band, Dethklok, it may come as no surprise that Smalls has another music project full of heavy riffs, roaring vocals and lyrics that bring the listener into his brutal fantasy world. While waiting to…

Black Panther Soundtrack

Black Panther debuted this weekend as the first MCU superhero movie with a nearly all black cast, and along with it came the soundtrack which debuted at No.1 on the Billboard 200 chart, selling 154,000 copies in it’s first week. The soundtrack was curated by hip hop legend Kendrick Lamar and features contributions from many…

Meet Roast Dog

From time to time we all ask ourselves, “What are the Metal heads in Latvia up to?” At least that’s what you should be asking, how else would you discover the amazing talent of bands like Roast Dog? Roast dog is the brain child of Mārtiņš Ķeire, a shredder from Riga, Latvia. featuring drums by…