I'm a writer and music journalist originally from Salt Lake City, but now living in Scotland. I was a Punk/Goth in the '80s and these artistic influences have stayed with me; although a love of Chopin, chamber music, and Spanish guitar would seem to belie this. I am one of many assistant music editors at Blogcritics.org, staff writer for a gay men's magazine based in Edinburgh, and a freelance writer.
Say Something is a rollicking romp through rock/blues/R&B influenced ska-pop.
Carrie Underwood is this month's Music Choice Artist of the month.
Stealing Jane’s ska-pop is a high energy, harmony-filled, blues-infused sound that moves a person to jump up and dance on a chair.
Tall, curly blonde hair, big green eyes, charming, witty, intelligent, and flirty.... and I think he sings or something...
The Ruse put their brand new EP Live at the Viper Room up for download, free of charge for, the entire month of November.
On their fourth album and better than ever.
Music Choice has dubbed October "Rocktober" and chosen none other than nu-metal heavyweights Korn, as its Artist of the Month.
The Flaws' sound is filled with strong melodies enveloped in synth, glittering, jangly guitars, and rich, fervid vocals.
This composer may not be a band in the strictest sense of the word, but he did work with a real orchestra, and that's close.
GRO's talent will inspire you to stand back a little, shake your head, and mutter in awe, “F**k me, they’re fabulous!”