LIVE REVIEW: Riot Fest Denver (Day 1)

I missed Riot Fest 2013, and to be honest I spent the first six months after it took place kicking myself for having not attended. When the 2014 installment was unveiled, I knew this would be the year I finally made the trek. Chicago was my first choice, but due to some family related issues […]

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The Orwells And Skaters Announce Fall Tour Dates

Chicago quintet The Orwells are just out of high school, but you’d never know it from their crunchy, guitar-driven rock numbers like “Let It Burn,” which you can hear after the break. The young band has already garnered a strong following, and they have a slew of North American tour dates planned for the fall. […]


Skaters Stream New Single

New York City’s Skaters could be the next big thing in indie rock. That’s a pretty bold statement, but they certainly have the songs to back it up. Their new single, “Miss Teen Massachusetts,” for example, is a rousing, infectious track with a giant chorus hook that is guaranteed to be stuck in your head […]