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A Silver Lining: “Don’t Let me Down” – engrossing and an incredibly smart choice for the band’s first single

A Silver Lining is a five-member alternative rock band from Bay City, Michigan. Formed in 2017, the band is treading new ground with old influences, and re-discovering the sense of purpose and fun in rock music. Their single ...


Bathe in the Fire: “I Won’t Give In” – dramatic left turns and creative curve balls

Bathe in the Fire is a worldwide collaborative project featuring artists from all over the globe, including the United States, Amsterdam, Australia and Canada. The songwriters and performers change with each song, while the onl...



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Danny Baxley: ‘Love Sex Alcohol’ – attitude and energy

Danny Baxley’s art balances punk primitivism and smart alternative rock craft, and avant-gardists will frequently be drawn to his unique fervor. You really need to listen to his soon to be released ‘Love Sex Alcohol’ as a...



Shutterwax: ‘Disappointment’ turns up the artistic liberties

I first encountered the music  of Shutterwax during 2014 with their album ‘Dig Me A Well’, and then had the pleasure of reviewing their EP “Hurricane in 2016. On both occasions I was blown away, especially when consideri...


An Old Friend: “I am, I was” holds you by the throat and by the heart

An Old Friend is an upcoming Alternative Rock band based out of Long Island, New York, they have been said to be significantly ahead of most contemporary peers in their stylistic niche; they show an ability to stray from the no...



Low Saturation: “Dust” is bold and adventurous

Low Saturation is an electronic alternative rock band from St. Petersburg, Russia. The band consists of Dmitry Promohov (Composer, Lyrics) and Sergei Ustinov (Vocals). The project has recently released its double sided single e...


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Trae Byrnes: “Why You So LOUD” – a mixtape that harnesses the power of this band

If you like loud, challenging, genre defying bands, Trae Byrnes is right for you. The music is diverse while staying on the indie and alternative rock side – highly inventive and thrill-inducing. Trae Byrnes has all the p...


Sideffects: “Never The Same” – the continued growth of four exiled musicians

The alternative rock band Sideffects was originally formed in Latakia, Syria in 2010. Unfortunately political upheaval drove the members of the group – Ayman M. (vocals), Ritz (lead guitar), Alex Kayal (rhythm guitar), an...



Robert Hunter: “Afterglow” – the quintessential modern-day alt rocker

Robert Hunter is an American singer-songwriter who has released two EP’s, 2016’s “Outta My Mind” and the current “Afterglow” – recorded in Nashville TN, and is already working on his third studio album with p...


Idlefox: “Keeper” – organic, heartfelt music

Idlefox was founded in 2015 by Jeff Johnson with brothers David McInnis and Nathan McInnis. Nathan and Jeff had met in college previously and instantly clicked creatively. Years later they formed the psych rock duo, ‘Vixon’...