SNEAK PEAK // LEWIS WATSON

Twenty-five-year-old Lewis Watson began his musical journey like many others before him, influenced by the music he had grown up listening to. Surprisingly, the indie singer was a metal fan, and, in his teenage years, Lewis was particularly fond of a band called alexisonfire.…

August 18, 2018

SNEAK PEEK // MOVEMENTS

Transitioning from the smallest stage on Warped Tour to headlining the cross-country festival is no easy feat, especially when it’s accomplished within the span of a year. Some way, somehow, Movements have defied all odds, exhibiting unimaginable growth in what, from an outside perspective,…

August 12, 2018

BEACH HOUSE // NEW HAVEN, CT

A Beach House performance is nothing short of a fantasy. The iconic dream-pop duo, comprised of vocalist/keyboardist Victoria Legrand and guitarist/vocalist Alex Scally, played to a packed College Street Music Hall in New Haven, CT, last week to kick off their current US headlining…

August 3, 2018

SPRING IS SPRUNG TOUR // NEW YORK CITY

Not long ago, the Spring is Sprung tour came to a close in New York City. Co-headlined by Smallpools and Great Good Fine Ok, with support from Half the Animal, there couldn’t have been a more perfect lineup to kick the summer off with…

July 15, 2018

ALBUM REVIEW // COMPOSURE BY REAL FRIENDS

Who remembers their very first breakup? I remember being about sixteen years old and feeling like the whole world was going to end, and, throughout my month of self pity, there was one soundtrack always on. At school, while I was driving, while I…

July 10, 2018

DISCOVER // THE MUST-SEE ACTS OF WARPED TOUR ’18

Warped Tour has been a staple of many of our summers, no matter how our music tastes may have grown and changed from our teen years into adulthood. Despite the fact that it’s often twenty degrees too hot and it’s impossible to catch everyone we…

July 6, 2018

ALBUM REVIEW // SUNNYLAND BY MAYDAY PARADE

Mayday Parade is pretty much a household name at this point. With ten years together and more than a million records sold, the band has headlined shows around the world while also perfecting their craft in songwriting. Putting out their sixth full-length album, Sunnyland…

June 27, 2018

ALBUM REVIEW // NOONDAY DREAM BY BEN HOWARD

When I think of Ben Howard, I remember sixteen-year-old me, full of excitement while ditching school to drive to the House of Blues in Dallas. I see a smokey venue and a single barstool, two guitars off to the side. I hear Howard singing…

June 23, 2018

ALBUM REVIEW // TRANQUILITY BASE & HOTEL BY ARCTIC MONKEYS

The year is 2013. Arctic Monkeys are selling out arenas, headlining your favorite festivals, and stealing the hearts of alternative rock lovers everywhere with absolutely no mercy. “Do I Wanna Know” is on top of every playlist, drawing hundreds of thousands of eyes. Just…

June 13, 2018

DISCOVER // VACATIONS

“Our first performance was at a house show called Grouse House, in someone’s backyard. It was raining before we played. The ground was muddy, and the roofs of the tarp were starting to overfill with water and getting awfully close to everything electrical. Despite…

June 9, 2018