Posts Tagged ‘bands’

House of Blues Dallas – Cambridge Room // July 22, 2015 -Photos by Ronnie Jackson / Words by Philip James – Last week our friends at Dallas independent record label, Hand Drawn Records did something out of the norm. They connected with the Recording Academy’s Texas Chapter (office of the GRAMMY Awards) and co-presented…

-Words by Philip James // Photos by James Villa – Exit 380’s “Photomaps”  vinyl reissue in new alternative packaging – only 300 produced – Ships: April 3rd, 2015 Last year’s release of Photomaps (August 2014) marked a seminal time in Exit 380’s storied 16 year history. In the band’s previous five full length efforts (a…

– Words by Philip James // Photos courtesy the Artist – Denver rock quintet, My Body Sings Electric, is an interesting bunch for sure. With a burgeoning weekly podcast, The Awful Truth, and a stellar sophomore record, Part 1: The Night Ends – the record reached #1 on the Billboard’s Rocky Mountain Regional Charts – thi…

– Words by Philip James – North Texas based label, Hand Drawn Records, hosts it’s second annual unofficial South-By showcase, coinciding with the famed music weekend on Friday, March 20th and Saturday, March 21st at Austin’s Brass House. Check out this playlist of the performing acts below and you’ll clearly hear why t…

ADDITIONAL DATES ADDED TO MASTODON & CLUTCH THE MISSING LINK TOUR GRAVEYARD WILL SUPPORT / BIG BUSINESS TO SUPPORT WHERE NOTED As previously announced, Mastodon and Clutch join forces for THE MISSING LINK TOUR along with special guests Graveyard and Big Business – each taking part of the tour as support.Together, this…

– Words by Philip James – HAND DRAWN RECORDS PRESENTS: The Unofficial South-By Showcase BRASS HOUSE – AUSTIN, TX // MARCH 20 & 21, 2015 No wristbands. No cover. // Two days. 40 bands. North Texas based label, Hand Drawn Records, announces second annual unofficial South-By showcase, coinciding with Austin’s famed music…

-Photos by Ronnie Jackson – Los Angeles breakthrough metal act, Butcher Babies, has recorded an EP of cover tunes that will surely please fans of the band, as well as fans of the artists that performed them originally. Titled Uncovered, this EP has been released today in North America. In support of Uncovered, Butcher…

NONPOINT RELEASE NEW VIDEO FOR “BREAKING SKIN” Nonpoint have released the video for their new song “Breaking Skin.” The video was directed by Justin Reich (Hatebreed, A Skylit Drive, Black Label Society) and is the first music video from their new studio album, The Return (Razor & Tie). The Return will be released tomo…