Who is MAKARI? After one listen through their upcoming EP, See Dreams, (out September 10th), it is clear that they are a six piece unit sent straight from the progressive-rock heavens. With a unique and out of this world vibe, MAKARI's music has an unmatched sound with reminiscence of Circa Survive, As Cities Burn and Tides Of Man.
"We're all stuck out in the desert and we're gonna die!" Coming through the speakers sounding like some strange love child of The Pixies and Country Joe And the Fish, it's the feel bad hit of the season. What I mean is, it's doomsday pop you can dance to. It is at once old and new, like a coyote slinking past a gay bar. Then, after that, it's the dumb stomp of the title track, which makes you think about a more hi-fi Crazy Horse playing way behind the beat and spreading all over the map. "I know I don't belong singin a worthless freedom song. It's all a waste of time." Is this a first? Is he protesting the protest song? Either way, alert Fox News and Moveon.Org and start slinging mud.
My Jerusalem is a band from Austin, Texas featuring Jeff Klein, Jon Merz, Michael St Clair, Grant Van Amburgh, Geena Spigarelli, Ashley Dzerigian, and Cully Symington. Their new album "Preachers" is available now.
"I write because I don't know what I think until I read what I say."
Flannery O'Connor once wrote those words, and with 50 letters she spelled out one of the greatest truths I know. My name is Elli. I have found my life mostly by stumbling across it in words. Some of those words have belonged to others, some have been my own.
Keirda Bahruth, Director of Bob and the Monster, is an American filmmaker based in Los Angeles, CA. She began her career working on Music Videos and Commercials before a move to New York teamed her up with legendary Saturday Night Live director James Signorelli, famous for his commercial parody sketches.
Hometown Heroes are just a few dirty, broke kids from Chicago. They have had their current lineup of Zech Pluister, Brad Harvey. Nathan Thompson, Kyle Grzejka, Chase Lombard since early 2012.
Wildcat Wildcat is a band from Los Angeles featuring Jesse Taylor, Michael Wilson, and Jesse Carmichael. Their eponymous debut EP was released on September 10, 2013 on Downtown Records.
The summer before her first semester at the Berklee College of Music, San Francisco singer/songwriter DOE EYE (real name Maryam Qudus) stepped into the studio for the first time to created a 4-song demo to network to the new teachers and colleagues she would meet at Berklee.
A Skylit Drive is an American post-hardcore band from Lodi, California. The band has released one DVD, one EP and three studio albums: Wires...and the Concept of Breathing on May 20, 2008, Adelphia on June 9, 2009, and most recently Identity On Fire on February 15, 2011. The band's fourth full-length album, Rise, will be released on September 24, 2013.
Memories & Moments is the second studio album from highly regarded writer/singer/multi-instrumentalists Tim O’Brien and Darrell Scott, released on their newly formed Full Skies imprint, a compound of O’Brien’s Howdy Skies and Scott’s Full Light labels.