Mackenzie Nicole’s New Video and Single ‘Complications’ Shines a Light on Dark Topic

By DONNA BALANCIA Mackenzie Nicole is a survivor. At 19 years old the pop songstress has been through a lifetime of experiences. But hitting the highs can also bring the lows, which Mackenzie experienced in […]


Cage The Elephant Drop Pompeii Video, ‘Ready To Let Go’ off New Album ‘Social Cues’

By DONNA BALANCIA Cage The Elephant has released a living history lesson on Pompeii with its latest video “Ready To Let Go.” It’s the first track off their album Social Cues which hits the street […]

Lady Gaga

VIDEO: Bradley Cooper Joins Lady Gaga on Stage in Las Vegas for ‘Shallow’ Duet

By DONNA BALANCIA Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper performed a heartwarming duet of their song “Shallow” in Las Vegas that rocked Little Monsters around the world.  The emotion-evoking video of last Saturday night’s show struck […]


California Rocker ‘Hot New Videos Vol. 3’ Playlist: The Mrs, Swervedriver, Julia Jacklin, Jetboy

California Rocker Hot New Music Videos Vol. 3 features new productions by The Mrs, Julia Jacklin and Jetboy. In each volume of California Rocker Hot New Music Videos, the staff selects the hottest music videos by new […]


Review: ‘Dance into the Desert’ by Heather Gruber A Loving Blueprint for Life

By DONNA BALANCIA Heather Gruber’s music brings reassurance and beauty into a hectic world. With her new full-length album Dance into the Desert, The Los Angeles-based singer-songwriter has put forth an eloquent and strong collection […]

Classic Rock

VIDEO: See What’s Inside The Keith Richards 30th Anniversary Editions of ‘Talk Is Cheap’

By JOHN DALY In a new video released today, Keith Richards unwraps the new 30th anniversary edition of Talk Is Cheap, which he recorded with his all-star side band from the 1980s, the X-Pensive Winos. […]

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Alternative Rock

Phoebe Bridgers and Conor Oberst Debut Album ‘Better Oblivion Community Center’

By JOHN DALY Better Oblivion Community Center, AKA Phoebe Bridgers, Conor Oberst and friends, dropped their new album and played a track on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert.  The Better Oblivion Community Center album […]