THE BATTLE TO PLAY WARPED TOUR – Includes Commentary From Jara, Opt Out, Essex Class, And The Casualists

Article by Kyla Wyllie Photography by Annika Cimas Warped Tour (n.) - A summer rock festival, circuiting the U.S. since 1995, making it the longest running music festival in all of North America. It is also the biggest traveling music festival in the U.S. Eight fantastic bands got the opportunity to battle for a chance … Continue reading THE BATTLE TO PLAY WARPED TOUR – Includes Commentary From Jara, Opt Out, Essex Class, And The Casualists

“Going Sky High” – Insight Into The Local Scene, An Interview With Effe Emme

Article Written by Kyla Wyllie Photography by Annika Cimas There's nothing more "California dreamin'" than being on the open road, traveling from beach town to beach town, perusing the much sought after dream known as rock and roll. However, not many people know what it's like to just be at the beginning of a musical journey, because the … Continue reading “Going Sky High” – Insight Into The Local Scene, An Interview With Effe Emme

“The Melody That Gives You Chills”- An Interview With Indio Romero

Article Written By Kyla Wyllie "I think a successful song is one that's able to connect with people. Whether it be the melody that gives you chills, or the lyric that makes you think." Indio Romero is a 19 year-old musician from San Diego CA, born and raised. At the age of 10 he received his first guitar, … Continue reading “The Melody That Gives You Chills”- An Interview With Indio Romero

“No Breaks” – The One Year Anniversary Of The Band Essex Class

Article written by Kyla Wyllie "It's kind of crazy to think that Essex Class only started a year ago. The anniversary of our first show is on Monday," says Ross Martin, lead guitarist of local band, Essex Class. He talked with us and opened up about his band, and the journey they've been on since it first started. … Continue reading “No Breaks” – The One Year Anniversary Of The Band Essex Class

“A Little Extra Zinger” – An Interview with Arigato Amigo

Article by Kyla Wyllie "Arigato Amigo was kind of a joke between Ryan Frailich and I. I'd always end my texts with that, and I had been looking for a name for a long time. This just seemed to fit perfectly. Ironically, all of the songs on my EP are based off of former friendships and … Continue reading “A Little Extra Zinger” – An Interview with Arigato Amigo

Bless Your Cosmic Heart – By Arigato Amigo

Passage Written by Kyla Wyllie Can we take a moment to appreciate raw talent? Because that's all I hear when I listen to the new song by up and coming artist Arigato Amigo (AKA Cameron Burt). I can't tell what genre of music this falls into, but that just makes it even better. A perfect song to space out … Continue reading Bless Your Cosmic Heart – By Arigato Amigo

“Spiritual Pop” – An Interview With Ryan Frailich

Article written by Kyla Wyllie Interview conducted by Kyla Wyllie & Autumn McDonald  On May 3rd Autumn and I chatted with Ryan Frailich, a member of The Aquadolls, and asked him a few questions about this new solo career he's pursuing. "I hope that my fans can take away a deeper, more natural and spiritual nostalgic vibe," says Frailich, enlightening … Continue reading “Spiritual Pop” – An Interview With Ryan Frailich