Month: January 2018

Porches – "The House" Album Review

Porches, the New York based synth-pop project just released their newest album ‘The House’ through Domino Recording Co. Porches’ sound has shifted from a mainly calm indie vibe to a more despondent romantic electronic-pop sound in this enticing third album. Vocalist, Aaron Maine, has brought in a hypnotic flair to this record that can only be described as Depeche Mode meets The Neighborhood.

The Curative Powers of The Midwest

Four days after my ex-boyfriend left me for another girl, I hopped on a plane to visit my family in Yankton, South Dakota. Surprisingly, these 7 days spent in a small mid western town cured my broken heart beyond belief. As you journey through my thoughts and feelings experienced throughout the week, I encourage you to listen to the songs listed. Each song expresses what I hope the pictures capture.

STARCRAWLER Debut Album Review

I don’t know about you, but I’ve been practically exploding in anticipation for the debut album from LA rock group, Starcrawler. Let me just get it out there, I attempted to stay up until midnight last night because I was that excited, knowing full well that I had work the next morning. Sadly, I only made it until 10 p.m. before I fell asleep. Anticlimactic, I know. But waking up this morning and realizing that it was out made up for everything, and for the first time in 2018 I started the day off the right way. 

EYES OPEN NO FEAR – The Girls of Penniback: Stephanie Loza

Penniback Records is an independent music label based in Los Angeles, and is currently producing some of the most involved and notable names in California’s local music scene. They have some powerful and inspiring women among their ranks, and this series is about them, all of the amazing ladies that make Penniback Records possible. They’re sound engineers, promoters, artists, musicians, but most of all, they’re activists.

Print In The Digital Era (An Interview)

We live in a digital era where the future is online and available to us in an instant. The majority of our news today comes with the glow of a screen at the convenience of our fingertips, but with that said, where can we find the future of print? Newspapers, magazines and publishing companies all over the world are constantly being challenged by the latest technology; which presents the question, “is the future paperless?”