Posts Tagged ‘print’

The Diamond Ballroom (Oklahoma City, OK) – By James Villa – “A night of remembrance, and moving forward.” It’s no doubt that Deftones are a band that likes to keep busy; maintaining a grueling tour pace, bringing their brand of alternative metal to a legion of fans. Tonight’s appearance at The Diamond Ballroom in Oklah…

House of Blues (Dallas, TX) – By Austin Reed – “Empire of the Sun Deliver Powerhouse Performance” If there’s anything to be said about whimsically themed, science fiction-inspired electro-pop, Empire of the Sun is probably just the band to say it. As part of the Yahoo! On the Road series, the Australian duo unleashed a…

– By Michal Elizabeth Smith – (First Published May 7th, 2013, The Interlude) I have an impenetrable belief that music saves lives. We celebrate and mourn to musical creations; it is what binds us together. Melodic concoctions burst forth when a bride makes her way down the isle. The audience and groom are speechless; t…

– By Michal Elizabeth Smith – RATING: “PUSH PLAY” She & Him’s third album, Volume 3 is by far their best work yet. Together, Zooey Deschanel and M. Ward created a refreshing and light-hearted album. Whimsical songs such as “I’ve Got Your Number, Son” and “Somebody Sweet To Talk To” are encased with dynamic lyrics and m…

MAY 15TH—LIVE PERFORMANCE ON CONAN – By Dustin Blocker – “New Alt-Rock Band Releases a Record, Kicks It with Conan“ Los Angeles three piece Beware of Darkness are fresh, heavy and quite bluesy on their debut full length “Orthodox“.  Half Black Keys, half Alice Cooper, and two-thirds sexy; watch them below (or on Conan)…

– By Chris Whitehead – RATING: “PUSH PLAY” Punk rockers Matt Skiba, Dan Andriano, and Derek Grant have refined their signature sound on their 9th studio record My Shame is True, bringing back the raw aesthetic of their ’98 debut Goddamnit! while setting the standard for the next generation of punks.  The new album slam…

MAY 14TH—TREES (Dallas, TX) – By Jerry Rutherford “Fear Factory Back On Tour, and Back in Big D“ Los Angeles’ own Fear Factory will descend upon Dallas once again at Trees on Tuesday, May 14 for what will surely be yet another plunge into their dense, streamlined powersurge of weight-soaked chug, mechanized rhythm and…

– By Dustin Blocker – RATING: “PUSH PLAY” Listening to the sophomore studio record Almanac by two-piece indie-chillwave band Widowspeak can be likened to putting your head into a downy cumulus cloud. The pulsing instruments passing like air under the weight of Molly Hamilton’s vocal fog. Tracks appear and pass with sle…