Fashion Meets Music Festival Announces Free Bands

I’m here at the Fashion Meets Music Festival announcement party in Columbus, OH. The venue is the Three-Legged Mare and the body count is high. The announcement was just made for the free bands that will be playing in the Arena District this August in Columbus. Headliners include Local Natives, Cold Wars Kids, New Found […]

2013 best of music

Jacob Tender’s ‘Best Of 2013′ In Music

‘Tis the season to make the most difficult choices I have to make all year. Seriously, my life is easy enough to make that statement true. I hate making these lists, more-so this year than any year previous. Yet I’m obligated to do so. So here I am. You see, in January, I told myself […]

Envoi March 2013

LYRIC VIDEO: Envoi – “Raising The Bar”

Envoi have partnered up with our friends over at Property Of Zack to debut the lyric video for their new single, “Raising The Bar.” You can watch the video by taking a look below the jump, and check out the original post by POZ here. Like what you hear? You can check the band out […]

Envoi March 2013

UTG PREMIERE: ENVOI – What Happened in Wyoming (Lyric Video)

It’s been a few years since I first saw the original incarnation of Envoi in a dingy concert club on the east side of Cleveland. Back then, it was more of a post-hardcore outfit, slinging Jonny Craig inspired vibes from the Grog Shop’s stage. These days, things are far different. A fresh lineup and a new […]

Envoi 2012

EXCLUSIVE STREAM/DOWNLOAD: Envoi – “Ghost (acoustic)”

Several weeks ago, Absolutepunk.net introduced you to the completely revamped Envoi, a female fronted powerhouse that has been pushing its way into the public eye, causing plenty of blog buzz as it goes. “We’re all pretty experienced but at the same time unproven,” says singer Maddie Finn who fronted an eponymous project up to joining Envoi […]

Envoi 2012

Envoi Premieres Single on Absolutepunk.net

Being a female fronted band in a scene shared by the Paramore powerhouse isn’t an easy thing. It’s one thing to get your foot in the door, but standing toe-to-toe with Hayley Williams is another thing all together. No matter how different a band may be, if their vocalist is a woman, there will be […]