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NO impress Bono with “Meet Me After Dark”

NO impress Bono with “Meet Me After Dark”

James Moore November 26, 2011 Comments Off on NO impress Bono with “Meet Me After Dark”

You know that you’re on the right path when you get a call from Bono saying that he’s a fan of your music. Los Angeles-based pop rock 4-piece NO have had this experience, and

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Act Natural wear their hearts on their sleeves with “Highs and Lows”

Act Natural wear their hearts on their sleeves with “Highs and Lows”

James Moore November 26, 2011 Comments Off on Act Natural wear their hearts on their sleeves with “Highs and Lows”

When I hear the term alternative rock band, I’m not really sure what it means anymore. In some circles, even Nickelback is labelled alternative rock (Don’t ask me for references on that one). However, one

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Pia Dean releases “Maybe”, Feeling Good, Feeling Great

Pia Dean releases “Maybe”, Feeling Good, Feeling Great

James Moore November 23, 2011 Comments Off on Pia Dean releases “Maybe”, Feeling Good, Feeling Great

“Brand new day and it’s looking good. It feels like I can breathe again.” Nothing at all wrong with some revival and positivity in my books. I can agree with the sentiment. Independent newcomer

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Deadman Walking Through Moody Territory

Deadman Walking Through Moody Territory

James Moore November 23, 2011 3

Coming to us from Madrid, Spain, moody alternative rock trio Deadman bring to mind early-era Radiohead, The Cure, Placebo, Joy Division, The Smiths and The Pixies. This is not at all a bad thing,

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Score A Point For Intelligent Hip Hop – Good Biz Drop “Sound Investment”

Score A Point For Intelligent Hip Hop – Good Biz Drop “Sound Investment”

James Moore November 21, 2011 2

It’s always inspiring to hear intelligent hip hop artists who are more socially conscious than socially destructive in their expression. The album “Sound Investment” is hot off the press and comes to us from

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Could Dale Turner’s “Mannerism’s Magnified” Cause Neurogenesis?

Could Dale Turner’s “Mannerism’s Magnified” Cause Neurogenesis?

James Moore November 21, 2011 1

Dale Turner has experience in a lot of areas within the music sphere; he is an author of over 50 instructional books, a recording engineer, a performing musician, a music instructor, and a columnist

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New Guitar God Avishay Mizrav Releases The Stunning “Casualties Of War”

New Guitar God Avishay Mizrav Releases The Stunning “Casualties Of War”

James Moore November 19, 2011 Comments Off on New Guitar God Avishay Mizrav Releases The Stunning “Casualties Of War”

With opening guitars reminiscent of prime-era Master of Puppets Metallica hung overtop background gunshots, virtuoso Avishay Mizrav‘s composition (I’d go as far as to call it that) “Casualties of War” comes across as an

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Kronstudios releases Drake-inspired hip hop anthem “Dream”

Kronstudios releases Drake-inspired hip hop anthem “Dream”

James Moore November 19, 2011 Comments Off on Kronstudios releases Drake-inspired hip hop anthem “Dream”

Hip hop/r & b trio Kronstudios, from Kingston, Washington, is truly a family affair. Made up of two brothers who go by the aliases Kron Ron and Brotherman, and their sister Gela, the project has

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Derisory, I Am – The Next Death Cab For Cutie?

Derisory, I Am – The Next Death Cab For Cutie?

James Moore November 19, 2011 Comments Off on Derisory, I Am – The Next Death Cab For Cutie?

Derisory, I Am is a somewhat mysterious independent solo artist from Dallas, Texas who shows an enormous amount of raw talent in the acoustic genre. I say that because there don’t appear to be

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“Mama Told Me Not To Come” Reimagined By Funky Indie Act Five Townz

“Mama Told Me Not To Come” Reimagined By Funky Indie Act Five Townz

James Moore November 18, 2011 Comments Off on “Mama Told Me Not To Come” Reimagined By Funky Indie Act Five Townz

Independent rock/soul band Five Townz recently released a high quality version of the classic “Mama Told Me Not To Come” by classic rockers Three Dog Night. The vocals are raspy and loose from the

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