Posts Tagged ‘recording’

Exit 380’s New Album, Photomaps, Available Exclusively on Vinyl – Words by Jordan Buford // Photos by Brooke Adams, James Villa and Ronnie Jackson – It was right at noon when I pulled up in front of a house somewhere in the city of Murphy, Texas. Upon stepping out of my car, I noticed a sign in the front yard. “Yard of…

Hand Drawn Records. A Compilation. Volume 3. Live Studio Session at Big Acre Sound (Copper Canyon, TX) – Words by Michal Elizabeth Smith // Photos by Ronnie Jackson – John Earle Mainord charmed the ears of many with his transcending vocals and humbling story. Maindord’s amiable personality combined with his distinguish…

Chicago- based rock act Emperors and Elephants are announcing “The Devil in the Lake Tour” that will kick off on February 20th in Pontiac, Illinois at Freakster’s Roadhouse. The band will also be playing METAL FEST on July 5th in Lake Alcova, Wyoming. The tour is in continued support of their record “Devil in the Lake”…

New Music Monday – By Karl Heinz – My Chemical Romance’s previously unreleased song, “Fake Your Death,” is now available on iTunes. The track is a precursor to a ‘greatest hits’ record, May Death Never Stop You, due out March 25th on Reprise Records. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tiJzCahaN8w My Chemical Romance “Grea…

– By Dustin Blocker – “PUSH PLAY” Where to begin about Bruce Springsteen and his E Street Band’s 18th studio record, High Hopes? Let’s break it down one at a time: There are bagpipes, synthesizers, 80’s saxophone, Gospel choirs and feral lead guitar (courtesy Rage Against the Machine’s Tom Morello). It also includes so…

The End of Year Top Three. Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds | The National | The Polyphonic Spree “Our staff picks their top three records of 2013 and shares them with you.” -By Dustin Blocker – I would say this year was pretty incredible. There were babies being born, cities being built and music exploding from hither to y…

– By Austin Reed – “PUSH PLAY” Here’s a memory I will never forget. When I was 17 years old, I heard Sunny Day Real Estate’s debut full-length record, Diary, for the first time. Strictly speaking, it was the first time I heard Sunny Day Real Estate at all, so any opinions I have since formulated about the band are just…

– By Dustin Blocker – With The Head and The Heart’s sophomore album looming we thought it pretty savvy to share the record’s first single, “Shake”. If you’re already a fan of these folk-pop phenoms in the wake of the band’s excellent 2009 self-titled release, then you need little impetus to #PUSHPLAY. “Shake” is a fine…