POSTED // Mar 29,2012 - Taking their name from two of music history’s most famous “second bananas,” Los Angeles’ Garfunkel & Oates sing about everything from politics to sex, bringing a witty and hilarious perspective to all of life’s little mishaps.
POSTED // Mar 22,2012 - “I have anger-management issues,” Sharon Van Etten confesses. If you’re unfamiliar with the young New Jersey singer-songwriter’s pretty, doleful music, you might get the wrong impression.
POSTED // Mar 15,2012 - In a world of Kickstarter campaigns and musical ego-stroking, McKay Stevens shows sagacity. He’s invested in social responsibility and community—the two tenets that he’s banking on for his delicately balanced career in rock.
POSTED // Mar 8,2012 - Within the past year, local three-piece Dwellers have made a rapid ascent—not because their music touches listeners’ hearts, but because it hits their guts, with the band’s self-branded bunch of “gut rock”—decisive—tunes.