Archive | November, 2012

2k Boyz: “Status Unknown” Identical Twins Kay & Kai, Bringing It On!

27 Nov

Born November 30th, 1992. The 2k Boyz are more than just your usual “rap group” putting rhymes together to make a song. Identical twin brothers Kay & Kai share a unique bond that’s quite inevitable once you hear their music. From the compatible tone of their voices to the timely switch of verses, they are anything but typical. The twins even spent a month in a Juvenile Detention Center when they were younger. Not to advertise any wrong doings, just a testament to their loyal

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THE ROBODRUM: “Big Bad Wolf” A Rich Combination Of Rock And Big-Bang Rhythms

25 Nov

Hailing from Tupelo, MS. They are NACA South members playing colleges all over the Southeast. Winners of Anthems International Music Festival in Memphis. Beale St professionals who also write music for Television and Movies. Nominated for 2012 Music Awards as “Best Indie Band” (Hollywood, CA, 2012). Their music is loud, heavy, powerful and steamy. It isn’t heavy rock. It isn’t Blues. It isn’t Funk. It isn’t R&B. It isn’t Hiphop. It is all those things put together!
The Robodrum play a

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URBAN ARTIST Jafeezie DROPS NEW TRACK

25 Nov

NEW YORK, NY: November 19th 2012 – Dallas, Texas rapper/songwriter Jafeezie is a multi-talented musician who has stepped up his rap game to a superior level since his last two album releases “Hustle or Die” & “Birth of a Legend” bringing us to the newest chapter in Jafeezie’s career with his brand new hit single “What’s Good” (listen via REVERBNATION) featuring soulful singer Maskerade on the vocal choruses. If you don’t know about Jafeezie yet he was born in Kingston,

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Vita & The Vicious: Solid, Exuberant And Effervescent, Indie Brit-Pop!

24 Nov

Gwen Stefani. Once apon a time, the two most exciting words in pop music. Now indie music presents us with Vita Ross. Another two words that is destined to make an impression on you…once you get to see the video, “Bender,” by five piece London-based pop/rock band Vita & The Vicious, fronted by the fiery, two-worded redhead in question.
Vita claims, that for her, “if there’s no guitar in a song, it’s harder to get involved.” So now at this point, all rocker-purists will be sitting

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CHRIS OTEPKA And THE HELIGOATS Produce Movements Within Symphonies

23 Nov

The Heligoats are an indie/rock band out of Bellingham, Washington, and was Chris Otepka’s initial songwriting outlet. Chris wrote his first pieces in 1998 before eventually forming Chicago-based Troubled Hubble, a successful touring band that took up much of his musical energy from 1999-2005. During lulls in Troubled Hubble’s career, Otepka would still write songs for The Heligoats. Most of which can be found on his various Heligoats recordings: Heated Arguments, Mountains, Sapling

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BLACK TAR PINEAPPLE: Acoustic Rock and Melodicism Of The Late ’60s!

23 Nov

I’ve read various descriptions of the genre and style of music that can be found on the latest Robert Loncto project and album, “Black Tar Pineapple.” Folk, experimental and even alternative, come to mind. But if you’ve lived and worked in this business as long as I have, you know this music has the essence of psychedelic rock. A genre pioneered by bands including The Beatles, The Byrds, and The Yardbirds, during the mid 1960s in the United Kingdom. In the United States, groups such as the

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DYLAN LOCK: The Modern Piano Man

22 Nov

Dylan Lock is a singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist who discovered a passion for music at a young age and was instinctively drawn to the sound of the piano. Influenced by icons such as Queen, Burton Cummings, Bob Seger, The Beatles and many other classic rock artists. Dylan describes his music as a combination of blues-rock with an original touch. Currently recording an album, he looks forward to sharing and expressing the same energy he’s embraced through the art of music.
At some

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