The San Diego Music Awards Nominees announced
The annual San Diego Music Awards are back, and they’ve announced some amazing (and a few very surprising) nominees for this year’s award ceremony.
The Head and the Heart: Keeping the Summer Dream Alive
We’re not ready to say goodbye to summer (luckily we still have time left with these long days and warm nights!), and neither is high-energy folk act The Head and the Heart. They’ve created the perfect tunes for your endless summer, and as if they couldn’t get any cooler, they also created this amazing stop-animation video to go along with their single “Summertime”.
City Tribe is your perfect beach companion
Imagine you’re sitting on the beach with friends and your favorite band, and that band is strumming on a few guitars and singing along. And then slowly, like kindling a fire, a song is written. The perfect ideas come together harmoniously, and the chords and strums remind you of a certain time in your life or a certain feeling that just needs to be expressed in the music. It sounds pretty…
The Theme Song This Week: The Mosaic Quartet wows with new video
Coming from San Diego, California, The Mosaic Quartet just released a mesmerizing video to go with their beautiful indie pop song, “Seasons of Silence”.
And the rock revival continues with LA based Kiven
Alternative rockers Kiven are kicking up a storm in their home base of Los Angeles while also getting to know local musicians in various cities on the road. And their self-titled debut album is quickly becoming another flame in the fire of the recent rock revival. (more…)
Kiven brings the energy with new release “I Can Take It”
L.A. based rockers Kiven are quickly becoming one of our favorite bands this year, and their latest release “I Can Take It” is the reason. (more…)
The Theme Song This Week: As sleek as a PHOX
This ethereal and bouncy tune from folk-pop darlings PHOX will become your favorite song this summer. It’s kind of perfect, so how could it not?
The Theme Song This Week: Allison Weiss reminds us why music is amazing
If you don’t feel anything after watching this phenomenal video, you might need to check your pulse.
The Theme Song This Week: Jamie O’Connor and the emotion of Whisker Spoon
Regardless of where you’re from or where you live, there’s something about the sound of a banjo and the beautiful, raw emotions behind folk that just feels like summer.
Ray Lamontagne goes deeper dimensions
Ray Lamontagne fans may have suffered a severe case of shock after listening to his latest album, Supernova, which released late April. I certainly know I was. In fact, ten seconds into the first song I didn’t know how to feel because it was so vastly different from every bit of Lamontagne that I was used to. I was so confused that I was forced to explore how much I really…