After reading my interviews, you can understand that my main goal in life is to scour the internet and find new and obscure bands. Enter Lobby Boxer, an alternative indie band from St. Louis, MO. I instantly fell in love. The intricate guitar and slightly strained vocals, mixed with sick timings are what did me … More Interview: Lobby Boxer
Band: Lobby Boxer Genre: Emo Indie Hometown: Saint Louis, MO Releases: Teddy, Lobby Boxer, Lobby Session #1 Favorite Track (Jake): “Cap’n Gown” Check them out on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and BandCamp
A few weeks ago we talked to Bentley920, a rap artist out of the Fox Valley in Wisconsin. We discussed then how there isn’t a lot of hip-hop talent to be had in the area, but careful examination can find you a couple of gems, like Alexander Jay. Being a musician in and of itself … More Artist of the Week Interview: Alexander Jay
If any of you kind readers know me personally, you know this: I love me some easycore. Some of my favorite bands are Chunk! No Captain Chunk, A Day To Remember (even though they’re only 17% core, according to the Revive Easycore Group) and Four Year Strong. I stumbled across Indianapolis-based EZ-outfit Crunkasaurus Rex on … More Artist Of The Week: Crunkasaurus Rex Interview
Wisconsin doesn’t seem to be a likely place to foster hip-hop artists, it would seem that to find any sort of talent you’d need to go down to Chicago at the very least. Milwaukee has churned out some good artists like Klassik or WebsterX, but outside that Wisconsin would seem to be a veritable rap … More Artist of the Week: Bentley920 Interview
Band: Bentley920 Genre: Rap/Hip-Hop Hometown: Green Bay, WI Releases: Un-Signed and Un-Heard (U.S x U.H), 920s Most Wanted Favorite Track (Stephen): Respect It You can check out his Soundcloud here.
If you’re from the Minneapolis/St. Paul area, and part of the growing DIY scene there, you’ve probably heard the name Remo Drive. Formed by brothers Erik and Stephen Paulson and drummer Austin Voigt, their passionate, emo-punk style of music has been helping them grow to be one of the frontrunners of the house show scene. … More Interview: Remo Drive
Band: Remo Drive Genre: Emo Punk Hometown: Bloomington, MN Releases: Demos , Split EP (Unturned), Wait For The Sun EP, Split EP (Weathered) Favorite Track (Jake): “Heartstrings” Check them out on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and BandCamp Photo Credit: Connor Siedow Photography
Milwaukee metalcore outfit and Artist of the Week, Audacity, recently released a live video for their track “Where Is The Sun.” You can view it below. The video was produced by Enterprise Films at The Metal Grill in Cudahy, WI.
What first drew me to Audacity was the way their music sounded so intense yet melodic at the same time. They are a metal band from Milwaukee, but they don’t sound like typical metal. It’s hard to pinpoint exactly where they would fit on the spectrum, but it’s easy to see why people are into … More Interview: Audacity