Rags and Riches Explores the “Tension of the Season”

Tanner and Peyton turned their hope and pain into a complex, evocative track with "Tension of the Season." The COVID-19 pandemic ushered in a new world, with all new problems and responsibilities. That's why it's our job to usher in a new kind of hope. In their latest single, "Tension of the Season," released today, …

Plastic Barricades reminds you: No tunnel lasts forever

https://www.youtube.com/embed/CrvXb_g_vBo The video for "Tunnel" by Plastic Barricades was filmed using a digital microscope. What would your anxieties look like under a microscope? Plastic Barricades, a London alt-rock duo, examines this question with the music video for their upcoming single, "Tunnel." Filmed through a digital microscope, the video continues the traditions of DIY with its …

Constellations Will Help You Feel at Home in this World

[Constellations is a melodic metalcore band from Phoenix, Arizona. Image by Kelly Fox.] Do you feel at home in this world? Constellations, a melodic metalcore band from Phoenix, Arizona, wrote their latest EP with this question in mind. A commentary on everything from mental health and unhealthy coping mechanisms to the state of today's world, …

Lucas Smith Invites You Stay and Listen to his Latest Single

https://www.youtube.com/embed/m8f3TsKnf38 You can never be too busy for good music! Join Lucas Smith and take a listen to his latest single, "I Can't Bear to Stay." A musician, instructor, and performer based in Muscle Shoals, Alabama, Lucas Smith is deeply rooted in the DIY music scene. Lucas has been in the music scene since the …