Back in April when I first saw Long Bead—the dream pop project of New Jersey based musician Leslie Bear—opening for Japanese Breakfast, I described their music as “shimmering and blissful […]
by Seth Gordon For a band whose music is full of angst and emotion, Methyl Ethel were surprisingly upbeat and entertaining. Frontman and lead singer Jake Webb joked and played […]
After a short hiatus, Swearin’ sounds better than ever. Allison Crutchfield and Kyle Gilbride still lead the same Philadelphia band that wants to draw you in with gleaming melodies while […]
By Evan Zigmond Great Scott is one of my favorite venues in greater Boston, so I always jump at the chance to go to shows there. Recently, I got to […]
Tacocat really had to force a scene that wasn’t… We had to make space for ourselves because there wasn’t a place for us. I think that’s a thing a lot of women don’t do: take credit for what they did. This was a real thing that happened. It was hard. We got a lot of terrible things said to us, and a lot of terrible things said about us. It was pretty hard and degrading, but we made this great scene.
Bringing back both the ethos of early 70s singer-songwriters and the roots of backwoods rock, Whitney is a new band with a vintage sound. Max Kakacek and Julien Ehrlich (who […]
Brooklyn-based Darwin Deez is on tour for the release of his new album, Double Down.