Archive for May 4th, 2009

Kevin Devine – Brother’s Blood

Artist: Kevin Devine Album: Brother’s Blood Genre: Folk/Rock Label: Favorite Gentleman I must say, Kevin Devine has been on my list of people who need to explode into the music world for quite awhile. Having done well with a string of solo records, Devine’s career really took off following a direct support run with scene […]

Live Report: Gwen Stacy/Eyes Set To Kill/Motionless in White/Belle Epoque

Gwen Stacy 4/30/2009 Mixtape Venue, Grand Rapids, MI This is Family, This is Tour rolled through Grand Rapids, MI last week and we were there to catch all the breakdowns and scene kids our eyes could take. Held at the Mixtape Venue [ex-Skelletones], a crowd of about 75 showed up to throwdown. Belle Epoque: Kicking the […]

Live Report: New Found Glory/Bayside/Set Your Goals/Fireworks

New Found Glory 4/26/2009 Royal Oak Music Theater Easily my most anticipated tour of the Spring finally rolled through Michigan a week ago. Pop Punk legends New Found Glory headlining with ex-Victory Records rockers Bayside, Epitaph’s Set Your Goals, and Triple Crown [and Detroit native]’s Fireworks. The beautiful Royal Oak Music theater played host to […]

First Impressions: Drop Dead, Gorgeous – The Hot N’ Heavy

First Impressions is a segment where we let you into our early thoughts on a highly anticipated album, This week, we have our early views on Drop Dead, Gorgeous’ The Hot n’ Heavy. It drops this June. If the past few albums are any indicator whatsoever, Summer 2009 may set the bar for great music […]