next big thing

REVIEW: Betty Who – The Movement

Artist: Betty Who Album: The Movement Label: Unsigned Genre: Pop You can say whatever you want about the 1980s being a disposable decade for music. You can toss around names like Wham and Culture Club all day, but it won’t change the fact that a generation of slap bracelets and Devo hats altered music with […]

HOLY SH!T: Trinidad James Signs Multi-Million Dollar Deal With Def Jam

Georgia-based rapped Trinidad James has been the talk of underground hip hop since the release of his debut mixtape, Don’t Be S.A.F.E. (Sensitive As Fuck Everyday), but today his takeover of the genre reached another level when James reportedly signed a $2 million dollar deal with Def Jam. Multiple sources are confirming the news, including […]

STREAM: Chester French Ft. Pharrell & Pusha T – Next Big Thing

Pop/rock duo Chester French have unleashed a stream of their brand new song featuring Pharrell Williams and Pusha T, entitled “Next Big Thing,” and it is an instant hit. Coupled with a star-gazing set of electronics and flows for days, this introduction song has everything you need to cap off your rough day at work. […]

Wiz Khalifa Announced Next Big Thing

Hands down my favorite rapper

Review: Man Overboard – Before We Met: A Collection of Old Songs

Artist: Man Overboard Album: Before We Met: A Collection of Old Songs Genre: Pop Punk Label: Panic 2010 is shaping up to be the year pop punk makes its triumphant return. We’ve already been graced with the best album in the genre for the past decade with The Wonder Years’ The Upsides and now, a […]

You Need To Know: Miniature Tigers

Being an up and coming website can have its drawbacks. The worst of which being not working with every band you dream of working with [at least not right away].  So, even though I have no real news to post,  we need to discuss Miniature Tigers. After being turned on to them by my close […]

Lights Resolve to play Boston Warped!

Our good friends in Lights Resolve, an up and coming pop rock act from New York City, won the Alternative Press AP&R contest to play the Ernie Ball Stage at Boston Warped this summer. Congratulations guys!


If you don’t know this name, you will soon. Mateo is part of the Urban Mod movement, mixing pop and alternative with classic r+b. A graduate of the prestigious Morehouse College in Atlanta, with degrees in music and marketing, Mateo almost abandoned plans for a music career for the steady, but soulfully dry world of […]

School Boy Humor – School Boy Humor

Band: School Boy Humor Album: School Boy Humor Genre: Pop Rock Label: Vagrant Tracks: 1. Paint Me Envy 2. Camera Shy 3. Turn It Up 4. Please Stand Up 5. Good To Meet You 6. This Is Your Life 7. Cheating Myself 8. Don’t Look Back 9. This World 10. Everyone Who Breathes 11. Let’s […]