Best Albums of Summer 2019!

Curating my "best of" lists has become extremely stressful, but in the best way: There are just too many choices now that my blog has grown so much! As we approach my first blog-aversary in October, I receive more and more submissions that I consider serious contenders for this list, and the decision gets harder. …

Sweet Hollow has “Clear Views” for the Future

Long Island band, Sweet Hollow, is ready to leap back into the local music scene on August 30th with their new EP, Clear Views! Recorded and mixed by Gianni Gambuzza, and Mastered by Chris Rini, the record follows "Banquet," which was released in April 2019. Before their previous single, Sweet Hollow officially debuted in January 2019 with …

Meet the Band With a Paper Mache Mannequin Mascot: Pastel Dynasty!

Ever heard of a band with a mascot? Well, now you have! Pastel Dynasty "was created initially by Harrison Stringer and Jack Thornton" in August 2018 when "Harrison and Jack, who is [their] main producer and audio engineer, were brainstorming ideas together" and began to write. "Sam Thornton (bass) came along shortly after," and "since …

The Result of Participation Trophies: Synth Rock Grunge band, Sometimes Chad!

If "this is the result of all those participation trophies" as grunge synth rock band, Sometimes Chad, claims, then keep them coming! Based out of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Sometimes Chad is a duo made up of Rex (guitar / vocals) and Ben (drums / synth), and have played venues all across Florida, including Poor House, …