REVANCHIST – An Interview with Rising Alt-Rock Group, Faulkner

A few months ago we were given the opportunity to talk to Dimitri Farougias, bass player for the “bi-coastal” alternative rock group, Faulkner. Working with some of the most iconic names in music, this band is here to turn some heads and make a name for themselves in the music industry. Keep reading to find out about the background of the band, what it was like working with RZA of Wu-Tang Clan, and the response to their debut EP. Continue reading

“Skin & Earth” – Lights Album Review

On September 22nd, 2017, Lights, the Canadian alternative synthpop artist released her fourteen song album, “Skin & Earth.” This is the fourth studio album released by Lights and “Skin & Earth” is a culmination of her artistic career, bringing together passion, anger, and energy into one project. As well as an album, in order to combine the music to a story, Lights created the fictional alter ego character, Enalia, in a self written and illustrated comic book. The creativity of combing an album and a comic makes the whole experience of listening to this album other worldly. Continue reading

THE SOMA GALLERIES: The Aquadolls + Guests!

Here we are, back again with yet another photo gallery from a memorable night at your favorite local concert venue, Soma San Diego. In this installment, we relive Friday, September 9th, when The Aquadolls took the stage with Blivet, Beach Bums, Be All End All, Fashion Jackson, and Cardboard Boxer. Keep reading to see our large photo gallery from the show, photographed by Melisande Martin, and don’t forget to comment on this article and tell us what you think! Continue reading

“Antisocialites” – A Review Of Alvvay’s Latest Album

Alvvays’ latest album, “Antisocialites,” exceeds expectations with it’s fluid instrumentals and alluring vocals. The Ontario natives have just released their second album on September 8th. Their first album, “Alvvays,” was released in 2014 and reached number one on U.S. college charts, but only almost a week after “Antisocialites'” release, it’s already imminent that this new project will do better than the last. Continue reading

“No Mistakes, Only Happy Accidents” – Stray Monroe Interview

With their newest track, Stray Monroe establish themselves as “completely different musicians”. In honor of the release of their new single/music video, we spoke to the four components of the San Diego based indie rock band about their new sound, their goals, and risking everything for music.

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HUNNY + HOT FLASH HEAT WAVE @ SOMA

On August 29th at SOMA San Diego, about a hundred people anxiously awaited the appearance of the Southern Californian alternative rock band, HUNNY. When the doors finally opened at 7:00pm, bodies crammed together at the side stage in an attempt to get as close as possible to members Jason Yarger, Jake Goldstein, Gregory Horne, Kevin Grimmett, and Joey Anderson who would soon take the stage. With the smell of sweat in the air and the anticipation rising, it was obvious that this was going to be a night for the books. Continue reading

ANDREA LUX – PAPER CUTS

Today in 2017, the world of zines and independent print is undergoing a constant evolution. As more and more opinionated artists, writers, and activists join the game, a larger light is given to us to express ourselves, to really be heard.

Andrea Lux is a Peruvian artist that is currently taking the world by storm, gaining attention and inspiring others with her nostalgic collages and cut-out art. This is definitely a girl you’ll want to keep an eye on, one day her name in will be seen in large publications all over the globe, I know it. Keep reading to learn a little more about Andrea, and to see a collection of her favorite works.   Continue reading