Road Trip: Odysea Aquarium Making A Splash In Scottsdale, AZ
There's a brand new place to have fun in Scottsdale and rockin' lobsters, cool catfish and swinging starfish are coming from all over to check the place out, as are creatures of the human persuasion
Singled Out: Atlas Will Sound's August
Johnny and Thad of Atlas Will Sound tell us the story behind their single 'August', which is one of the group's planned series of song releases this year.
Singled Out: Mugg Shot
Abottsford, BC rapper Mugg Shot releases his new album 'Mean Muggin' today (September 16th) and to celebrate we asked him to tell us about some of the tracks.
TBT: The Mars Volta - Frances The Mute
For this week's TBT review we travel back to 2005 to revisit Mark Hensch's 5 Star review of The Mars Volta's 'Frances The Mute' which proved that bands could still stretch the bounds of music and find success.
Root 66 Ladies Edition: Annika Chambers, Gabrielle Louise, Tami Neilson, Carrie Newcomer
This time out our spotlight on the best new roots music releases features ladies only including Annika Chambers, Gabrielle Louise, Tami Neilson and Carrie Newcomer.
Singled Out: Evolfo Moon Eclipsed the Sun
Garage soul rockers Evolfo are releasing their new EP, 'Last of the Acid Cowboys', this Friday (Sept 16) and to celebrate we asked Matthew Gibbs to tell us about the song 'Moon Eclipsed the Sun'.
Winter Calling - FACES
Winter Calling is a progressive rock band, and there are plenty of rock fans that draw the taste line at progressive sounds. However, this group's singer, Chris Hodges, is so good, even progressive haters might make an exception.
Singled Out: Unconscious Disturbance's Let it Rain
Brazilian/American rockers Unconscious Disturbance just released their new EP 'Let It Rain' and to celebrate we asked them to tell us the story behind the title track.
Singled Out: Elayna's Honey I Told You
Elayna is releasing her self-titled debut EP on Friday (Sept 16th) and to celebrate we asked her to tell us a little bit about the EP's lead single 'Honey I Told You'.
Dinosaur Pile-Up - Eleven Eleven
Dinosaur Pile-Up singer and guitarist Matt Bigland says that "11:11," the title track of this album, is in part about finding significance in insignificance
Singled Out: 35th and Taylor's Night Terrors
35th and Taylor singer Anna Taylor tells us about the song 'Night Terrors' from their recent album release 'I Know You're Trouble.' You may recognize Anna as former contestant on The Voice
Mike Campese - Chapters
The recent earthquake in central Italy no doubt brought back horrible memories for Campese- the guitarist lost several relatives to a similar event that occurred in the same area a few years ago
Singled Out: Riley Etheridge Jr.'s Like A Fool
Riley Etheridge Jr. released his new album 'Secrets, Hope & Waiting' today (Sept 9th) and to celebrate we asked him to tell us the story behind the song 'Like A Fool'.
Coffin Dust - Everything is Dead
Given Coffin Dust's ties to Exhumed, it's no surprise "Everything is Dead" follows the path bulldozed by the gods of gore metal, but with a mild punk edge I'm attributing to The Misfits and others.
Singled Out: Soffia Bjorg's I Lie
Icelandic newcomer Soffia Bjorg just released her debut single 'I Lie' and to celebrate we asked to tell us the story behind the track.
On The Record: Kate Fagan - I Don't Wanna Be Too Cool
Fans that went through the new wave years in the Chicago vicinity will be especially pleased with this rerelease of music that Fagan recorded before she went on to front Chi-Town ska band Heavy Manners
Singled Out: Sweet Cambodia's Anxiety
Sweet Cambodia recently released their latest single, 'Anxiety,' and to celebrate we asked to tell us the story behind the track from tells us the wild story behind the track
Singled Out: Scattered Hamlet's Swamp Rebel Machine
Southern rockers Scattered Hamlet recently released a video for their new single 'Swamp Rebel Machine' and to celebrate we asked Adam Joad to tell us about the track
The Tigerlillies - 123456 EP
The Tigerlillies list such bands as Cheap Trick and The Ramones as influences. These six songs are built upon driving electric guitar riffs, which powers the act's melodic pop.
Singled Out: Varna's Living A Lie
Tiana Woods from Varna from tells us the story behind their brand new single 'Living A Lie'.
Road Trip: Swaziland Part 3- The Best Places to Stay
Although it is a very small country, Swaziland is packed with exciting things to do and see like viewing Africa's "Big 5" game animals, attending a world-class music festival like Bushfire, and more
Singled Out: The Walcotts' Should've Been Me
The Walcotts are gearing up to release their debut album 'Let The Devil Win' and we asked Tom Cusimano to share with us the story behind their song 'Should've Been Me.'