White Reaper kicks off their Spring Tour this week in Omaha, Nebraska after opening a run of shows with Motion City Soundtrack. They are also currently sitting atop the Alternative Radio chart with their number one smash, Might Be Right from their latest effort, “You Deserve Love” (Elektra Records). Easily my favourite record 2019, it is rifftastic, anthemic powerpop […]Read More White Reaper To Play Asbury Park on Spring Tour
It’s been just over a year since I saw my first Soraia show; they were headlining that night. Another band I had been dying to see live was opening for them on a Thursday night about two hours away. EW. A WEEKNIGHT. I had to get up early for work the next day and had […]Read More Soraia Stays Evergreen at Milkboy Record Release!!
Labour Day is over. School is back in session. I don’t care what the calendar says, summer is over. And now that summer is gone, we all want to reminisce about all the memories and good times we’ve had. I’ve seen a lot of “what was the best show you saw this summer?” on […]Read More THE STRUTS REV THINGS UP ON THEIR YOUNG&DANGEROUS TOUR
Alt rock supergroup, Mini Mansions hit The Black Box at Underground Arts the other week for an evening of mesmerizing music with James Supercave opening things up. After wrapping a successful UK tour spanning the month of May, Mini Mansions kicked off their current tour of US and Canadian dates. Perhaps even more impressive; they’re […]Read More Guy Walks Into a Basement: Mini Mansions Slay Philly’s The Black Box at Underground Arts
i99 Radio celebrated five years of 24×7 commercial-free radio (and still going strong!) last Friday at The Barbary. The featured headliner of the evening was cosmic rockers, DREAMERS, who flew all the way from Los Angeles to play for the sold out event. A great evening of rock was lined up before my boys, DREAMERS! Kicking […]Read More DREAMERS Launch, Fly and Land in Philly
Des Rocs played the Radio 104.5 Birthday Show’s Mall Chevrolet New Music Discover Stage last weekend. More impressively was frontman Danny Rocco’s insane stage energy after not sleeping for two days in a row and catching a flight in from Colorado that morning!! You can read more on that amazing performance (complete with video) here! The Des […]Read More Talk Dirty to Me: A Quickie Q&A ft. Des Rocs
Despite one of the earlier set times at Radio 104.5’s 12th annual Birthday Show last weekend, Des Rocs drew a fairly large crowd, especially given the fact it was an outdoor b-stage (more commonly known as the Mall Chevrolet New Music Discovery stage), tucked in the corner fo the BB&T Pavilion grounds. 2:30PM hit and Radio 104.5 […]Read More Des Rocs take us Outta Our Minds at Radio 104.5’s Birthday Show!
Swedish punk rockers The Hives kicked off their seemingly short Scream Team Tour in Philadelphia this past Saturday at the beloved Electric Fac—I mean, North Sev—errrr, FRANKLIN MUSIC HALL with tour mates, Refused as well as local hitters, Control Top and RunHideFight. The last offering from The Hives was their one-off single, “Blood Red Moon” back […]Read More The Hives: Alive and Still Screaming