Imagine Dragons:Evolve Tour

In 2013 I was lucky enough to see Imagine Dragons in a small venue called The Orange Peel which fits about a thousand people, just recently i had the opportunity to see them again but with about 20 thousand other fans at the Charlotte Spectrum. The band has grown exponentially in popularity in the short…

Gary Clark Jr releases video for Justice League soundtrack

With the Justice League movie only weeks away, Gary Clark Jr. has released the action packed video for his gritty cover of the Beatles’ classic “Come Together,” featured on the film’s soundtrack. The video features a closer look at your favorite justice league members in action, as Clark jams on badass Gibson Sg in a…

JC and the Voidz are back

 In 2013,  Julian Casablancas, best known as the frontman for The Strokes, formed an experimental rock group comprised of creative musicians who had a knack for heavy, avant garde music. JC and The Voidz released their debut album, Tyranny in 2014. Each song on the album is completely different from the last.  The first single…

Imagine Dragons: Evolve

Evolve is the third studio album from the Las Vegas based Imagine Dragons since the release of Night Visions in 2012. Since then, Imagine Dragons’ popularity has skyrocketed, having their music feature in countless commercials and movie/videogame soundtracks My wife and I were lucky enough to see the band play at the Orange Peel in…

Sister Rosetta Tharpe and the Birth of Rock N Roll

​When you think of rock and roll you probably think of names like Chuck Berry, little Richard or Elvis Presely. However, none of them deserves the credit for creating the genre as much as Sister Rosetta Tharpe, a Black Christian Bisexual woman and the true Godmother of Rock and Roll. Born in Cottonplant, Arkansas in…

OCZY MLODY- FLAMING LIPS

After listening to this band for over a decade, you would think i would stop being surprised by them, but you would be wrong. Prior to the release of Oczy Mlody, most music produced by the Flaming Lips in recent years has been very loud, dissonant and in your face with its weirdness, but Oczy…

Passion, Pain and Demon Slayin’

Kid Cudi recently released his 6th studio album on December 16, Passion, Pain and Demon Slayin’. It’s cool, it’s trippy and it’s amazing. At a whopping 19 tracks the album runs a little long and most of the tracks are at least four minutes,  but PP&DS is full of the raw emotion that earned Cudi…

DROPKICK MURPHYS: 11 SHORT STORIES OF PAIN AND GLORY

The Dropkick murphys latest album dropped January 6th, accurately titled 11 Short Stories of Pain and Glory. This album is upbeat, fast pace, in your face, and was an excellent companion to a glass of whiskey. The album features a wide array of instruments, from bagpipes to flutes, that create that celtic sound which makes…

Album Review: Run the Jewels 3

Run the jewels is a rap group formed by El-P and Killer Mike. This album has a nice and dirty feel to it. This is the kind of album that you would rob a bank to or, you know, drive around safely in your car, whatever suits you.  Heavy bass and dissonant melodies give this…