Interview with Eisley: It’s All There Is

Indie band Eisley has been a mainstay of the music scene for over 15 years, releasing four albums and 10 EPs. Effortlessly mixing fantastical imagery with haunting melodies and three-part harmonies, Eisley has created an iconic sound. In preparation for their upcoming tour, I got to call vocalist/guitarist Sherri DuPree-Bemis …

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An Interview with Shai Hulud: Back On Track

Legendary hardcore band Shai Hulud have been around for 20 years. Since 1995, they’ve been delivering raw, relentless music coupled with intelligent lyrics about the issues of our world. After a short break in between 2008 and 2012, the band is back in full swing with new music and a …

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Interview with letlive.: Patience, Character, And Strength

Spelled as one word with no caps and a period at the end, letlive. has more than made a name for themselves. Breaking out in 2011 with the re-release of their sophomore album, Fake History, the post-hardcore quartet has absolutely dominated the scene with their genre-smashing music, spontaneously frantic …

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Interview with ’68: An Animal All On Its Own

Josh Scogin has become a staple of the underground. He’s been the vocalist of two extremely successful and well-known bands, Norma Jean and The Chariot. His new band, ’68, has taken the scene by storm, releasing an EP in 2013 and their first album on this day last year Luckily, …

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An Interview with Being As An Ocean: A Celebration’s At Hand

Post-hardcore has been on the rise in recent years. Bands mixing melodic vocals with raw, heavy-hitting beats. A huge part of post-hardcore is innovation and experimentation, so it’s no surprise that Being As An Ocean has become so big in just a matter of four years. I had a talk …

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Previewing The 2015 Gentlemen Of The Road Stopover Festival

On the weekend of June 5, the Gentlemen Of The Road tour will be coming to our fair state for an unforgettable festival. The Seaside Heights Stopover portion of the tour will feature sets from JEFF The Brotherhood, Little May, Blake Mills, The Very Best, The Maccabees, Dawes, Jenny Lewis, …

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Au.Ra: Jane’s Lament

When most people think of Australia, they think of surfers, kangaroos, “shrimp on the barbie,” and a smorgasbord of deadly animals living in the outback. Rarely will you hear about the Australian music scene, or the artists living there. One of these up-and-coming talents is atmospheric pop duo, Au.Ra. Jane’s

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2Cellos: Celloverse

You’ve probably seen or heard of 2Cellos by now. They appeared on Glee, released a couple of albums, toured with Elton John, and have garnered millions of hits on their YouTube videos. In their newest album, Celloverse, members Stjepan Hauser and Luka Sulic run the musical gamut, covering …

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Lieutenant: If I Kill This Thing We’re All Going To Eat For A Week

Bassist Nate Mendel has played with Foo Fighters and Sunny Day Real Estate, two major powerhouses in the alternative rock scene. He has since branched out and created a side project, known simply as Lieutenant. If I Kill This Thing We’re All Going To Eat For A Week sees him …

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The Tallest Man On Earth: This Is Not The End

Swedish singer/songwriter Kristian Matsson, better known as The Tallest Man On Earth, is currently on tour in the U.S., promoting the release of his fourth album, Dark Bird Is Home, which just came out May 12. He’ll be finishing up the tour in our area, with one show …

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