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Trans-Siberian Orchestra: Melodic Dreams

In 1993, songwriter and producer Paul O’Neill, guitarist Al Pitrelli, keyboardist and music engineer Robert Kinkel, and vocalist Jon Oliva came together to form progressive holiday band Trans-Siberian Orchestra...
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Conditions: Rising Youth

Coming from Virginia and combining alternative rock, metal, and punk influences in their music, rising band Conditions released their full-length debut album, Fluorescent Youth, on Sept. 14. New songs such as “...
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8MM: Popping L.A.

In 2004, a talented married couple from Los Angeles began a pop rock band, 8MM, who would reach national and international fame. Sean Beavan, a renowned producer who has worked with groups such as Nine Inch Nai...
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The Sounds Of Reggae: Isle Liberation

50 years ago, on Aug. 6, the island of Jamaica gained independence from the oppressive British rule. A quartet of talented and legendary artists will be celebrating this Independence Day by performing reggae, J...
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Erick Baker: Homegrown Balladry

Knoxville, Tennessee, hosts soulful and touching lyrics produced by a talented live performer, musician, and emotive poet. 12-track album Goodbye June, released in June, exemplifies Eric Baker’s Southern sound ...
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3 Doors Down: Small Town Luminaries

Childhood friends Brad Arnold and Matt Roberts founded rock band 3 Doors Down in 1996. Merging influences from grunge, alternative and hard rock, 3 Doors Down produces intricate melodies and a guitar-driven sou...
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Bush Tetras: Rebelling Pioneers

New York band Bush Tetras, a post-punk group founded by lead guitarist Pat Place, has recently released their new album, Happy. It was recorded in the ‘90s but only just put out by New York label ROIR. Bush Tet...
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Boys Noize: Electronic Sonance

30 years ago in Hamburg, a disc jockey was born who would become one of the most up-and-coming, innovative DJs of his time. Having won many awards, Boys Noize, also known as Alex Ridha, is widely regarded as on...