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TEN YEARS IN THE BLACK TOUR // MONTREAL, QC

The first time I saw Asking Alexandria was roughly two years ago, at the same venue, during the band’s last Montreal show with vocalist Danny Worsnop. After a lineup change, a fourth studio release, and numerous tours, Asking Alexandria has finally reverted back to…

November 15, 2016
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THE PRETTY RECKLESS // CHICAGO, IL

This past Friday, The Pretty Reckless headlined a show at House of Blues in Chicago as part of their current US tour. After listening to their newest album, Who You Selling For, and really enjoying their sound, I definitely couldn’t wait to hear them…

November 15, 2016
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ALBUM REVIEW // THE PRETTY RECKLESS’ WHO YOU SELLING FOR

The Pretty Reckless, a band from New York City signed with Razor and Tie, released their third studio album, Who You Selling For, in mid-October. Intrigued and wanting to dive deeper into the world of rock’n’roll via this female-fronted band, I decided to finally…

November 14, 2016
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END THE MADNESS TOUR // BOSTON, MA

I never realized how calming the smell of burning incense could be until it wafted through the photo pit at the House of Blues on November 8th. When the members of Tonight Alive emerged on stage full of smiles, lead singer Jenna McDougall was…

November 14, 2016
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YELLOWCARD // CHICAGO, IL

In the summer of 2003, back when I used to sprint to the nearest Best Buy or Walmart to buy the newest CD releases, Yellowcard’s Ocean Avenue hit the shelves. I remember going home and loading the album into my computer so that I…

November 9, 2016
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THE BREVET

Stories and music go hand in hand, and, often enough, chapters are to books as songs are to albums. In three to four minutes, a song can tell listeners a story through its lyrics, melodies, and beats. Music is an interactive art that encourages…

October 30, 2016
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EVERY TIME I DIE // CHICAGO, IL

OLD WOUNDS – FIT FOR A KING – EVERY TIME I DIE LOCATION: CHICAGO, IL COVERAGE: PENELOPE MARTINEZΒ //Β @penelopemrtnz…

October 20, 2016
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ISSUE 15 // DAUGHTER

Last time Daughter was in Minneapolis, they played at 7th Street Entry, a tiny side attachment to the famous First Avenue. Their performance was intimate and genuine, filled with shy smiles from vocalist Elena Tonra, and a warm listening collective heart shared by the…

October 13, 2016