Review: Band of Skulls’ Latest Album ‘Love Is All You Love’ Puts Pop-Rock in the Spotlight

By DAN MACINTOSH Band of Skulls, a group from Southampton, England, may have a scary skeletal name, but the music they create together is not frightening at all. In fact, their Love Is All You Love […]

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‘Scary Pool Party’ Alejandro Aranda Posts Classic Piano Song About Woman Who Left

By DONNA BALANCIA ScaryPoolParty AKA Alejandro Aranda posted an amazing classical piano work on his Instagram page prior to American Idol this week. Watch Alejandro Aranda team with Ben Harper on “American Idol” at 8 […]

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Greg Antista and The Lonely Streets Release ‘Goodnight Ramona,’ Open for Katey Sagal at The Mint

By DONNA BALANCIA Greg Antista and The Lonely Streets have released a fun new video for the hot song “Goodnight Ramona.” The band is pure SoCal punk with Mexican flair. Greg Antista and The Lonely […]


Previously Unreleased Songs by Massive Attack, Noam Chomsky, Pussy Riot Auctioned at ‘University of the Underground’

By JOHN DALY The University of the Underground has released a series of unique records made on X-ray films featuring unreleased songs and audio from artists and thinkers, Massive Attack, Jónsi of Sigur Rós, Alex Somers, Pussy […]

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Jim Jarmusch Films Screen at Zebulon in April Starting With ‘Stranger Than Paradise’

By DONNA BALANCIA A Jim Jarmusch film residency will take place at Zebulon Cafe during the month of April. On April 7, “Stranger Than Paradise,” (1984) directed by Jarmusch, and shot by cinematographer Tom DiCillo, […]

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Alejandro Aranda Covers Coldplay’s ‘Yellow’ and Nabs Top 20 Spot on ‘American Idol’

By JOHN DALY Alejandro Aranda of Pomona, Calif., covered “Yellow” by Coldplay on “American Idol” on Sunday night and nabbed a Top 20 spot in the competition. Enamored judge Katy Perry told Aranda, also known […]


Ghost Launches 6-Week North American ‘Ultimate’ Tour in Bakersfield and Reno

By JOHN DALY Ghost will launch a 6-week North American tour called the “Ultimate Tour Named Death” that puts the GRAMMY-winning Swedish rock band in the spotlight. Ghost’s latest single on alternative radio is “Dance Macabre.”  Ghost was […]


VIDEO: Tame Impala Gives First Live Performance of ‘Patience’ and ‘Borderline’ on SNL

By DONNA BALANCIA Tame Impala performed its newly released single “Patience” and debuted the new song “Borderline” on Saturday Night Live.  The Australian band recently announced a new album for 2019. Tame Impala hasn’t put […]