New York City R&B Songstress, Ava Raiin

Among the hustle and bustle of the hectic Big Apple music scene lies a ray of light that may very well be the new generation...

Jacksonville’s Finest Dreamy Beach Rockers, Faze Wave

There will always be a place in music for bubbly beach-dream indie rock, and Faze Wave nestles snug in the bosom of that place. This young Jacksonville trio...

Nashville’s Favorite Chap Rockin’ Soul Sisters, Mmhmm Band

Editor's Note: Originally published May 2018 What do you get when you cross Not Raelyn Nelson and Not Hannah Fairlight? You get warm feelings of...

Rochester Reggae Roots Rockers, Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad

Editor's Note: Originally published in April 2018 If you consider yourself a connoisseur of the modern-day roots rock reggae and/or jam band scene, you should...

Harmonica Heavyweight & Nashville Blues Stalwart Tim Gartland

Tim Gartland has been mastering the harmonica since he was 13 years old. At 14, his eyes and ears bestowed the bone-rattling presence and performance of...

The Music of Ethreal & Enchanting Songstress Emoiryah

Upon listening to “Long After” by Emoiryah, I immediately envision a Disney or Pixar love-story movie. Kings, queens, princes, maidens, mademoiselles- a ballroom scene in a...

A Look Inside Andrew Adkins’ “…To Become Immortal Then Die” Album

Editor's Note: Originally published June 2018 Just when you think you can nail down Andrew Adkins’ style or genre, he flips the script and shows...

Psych Rockers Haewa Bring The Trippy Funk Rock To Rochester

Editor's Note: Originally published February 2018 “Haewa can be better described by what it isn’t. The group jams, but it isn’t a jam band. It...

Florida Punk Rockers Protagonist Continue To Bring The Heat Two Decades...

Sunshine State rockers Protagonist have been a steady-rolling unit for nearly two decades. Their sound can bring about reflections of skipping school and smoking cigarettes, listening...

Leo Romero & Long Beach Folk Rockers Travesura Do The Damn...

Editor's Note: Originally published in February 2018 If you haven’t experienced the sonic wonders of garage-folk-rockers Travesura, you’re doing yourself a great disservice. They’ve got...

Honeyoye to the Honky Tonks: Meg Williams Shreds Blues Rock All...

Editor's Note: Originally published March 2018 At first glance, you may not necessarily think “Shredder of the Blues” when you see Meg Williams. Watching her...

Rhode Island’s Charlie Marie Makes Country Music Her Own

Editor's Note: Originally published April 2018 In a time where popular country music is bombarded with sinus-pinching songs about dirt roads, flatbed trucks, tractors, whiskey,...

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