Katy Perry packs a punch for Pittsburgh and roars through on her Prismatic Tour 2014


Review: Rick Wright and Alan Welding Katy Perry roared into Pittsburgh much to the delight of the Consol Energy Center that looked like the largest girl scout convention ever held.  With a fan base strong in the late primary school to early high school age female population, Perry has become a … Continue reading

Ruinous and wrecking Debut Album ‘COPING WITH LOSS’ Announced

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american are a frightening enigma, one of those musical projects that were birthed at the outskirts of everything, at the very edge of existence, within a remote wasteland of complete anti-human introversion and detachment. Nothing is basically known about the band outside of the fact that it is formed by … Continue reading

C-Bass X BaseHunt – Rarified Air | Free Mp3

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Oakland rappers BaseHunt and C-bass have been working on their collaborative upcoming anticipated project Found Amongst The Trees for 8 months now and have released their first single Rarified Air. Both rappers are a part of a burgeoning rap collective called IMPRL About the Song: When you think of Rarified … Continue reading

Stream DJ Harvey’s Wildest Dreams Via NPR Music’s “First Listen”

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“Bassett and his cohorts are making psychedelic garage rock, full-stop. Here, Nuggets-era bands and Mitch Ryder and the Detroit Wheels intermingle with spacey Pink Floyd and Dire Straits.” - NPR Music    “[Wildest Dreams] comes across like the soundtrack to some imaginary biker or road movie, where Dennis Hopper’s ‘Easy Rider’ … Continue reading

INTERNAL BLEEDING: Iconic New York Death Metal Tyrants Prepare To Release Imperium; Tour Dates Announced/PGH 10/8

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Iconic New York death metal tyrants, INTERNAL BLEEDING, will release their long-anticipated new full-length, Imperium, to the masses this Fall via Unique Leader Records. Produced by the band alongside Joe Cincotta at Full Force Studio (Suffocation, Dehumanized, Mortal Decay) in Ronkonkoma, New York and engineered by Cincotta and Derek Boyer, Imperium boasts the menacing … Continue reading

MONEY Premiere ‘Goodnight London’ Video On BlackBook, Touring The US In The Fall

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Watch “Goodnight London” On Black Book Following their performance at Field Day last weekend, MONEY have just released a short film for ‘Goodnight London’, a fictional piece of art-house cinema, directed by Jem Goulding. Inspired by the confused identity talked about in singer Jamie Lee’s lyrics, the film is a … Continue reading

Bo Ningen Announce Fall Tour With Kasabian, Playing New Orleans Voodoo Festival

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Watch The Video For ‘Slider’ On Nowness Watch ‘DaDaDa’ Here After blitzing SXSW and a phenomenal tour earlier this year including appearances at Coachella and Austin Pysch Fest, Bo Ningen are returning to the USA this fall. They’ll be supporting Kasabian on a run of dates alongside playing Voodoo Experience … Continue reading

Stumbleine Premieres “We’re Shadows” (ft. Violet Skies) Video On Idolator || ‘Dissolver’ LP Out Now On Monotreme Records

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Watch “We’re Shadows” (ft. Violet Skies) Video On Idolator If you have picked up on Stumbleine (aka Peter Cooper) in the past, through his 2012 album ‘Spiderwebbed’, say, or perhaps the blissed-out singles ‘Sunshine Girls’ and ‘The Beat My Heart Skips’, you’ll know he specialises in music that drifts serenely between heartache … Continue reading

New Video: Overkill Debut “Bitter Pill” Music Video

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OVERKILL has debuted another all new music video for their newest single “Bitter Pill” exclusively via Decibel Magazine today. Directed by long time collaborator Kevin J. Custer, the video is the fourth time the veteran director has directed an Overkill video including “Armorist,” released most recently.  OVERKILL will release their seventeenth LP White Devil Armory tomorrow via eOne Music … Continue reading

Activator coming through Pittsburgh on Friday 7/25 to play The Shop


Don’t miss your chance to see Activator this Friday at The Shop in Pittsburgh! “Their self-titled debut album was just released a couple of days ago and features all the stuff ’80s and ’90s Lower East Side dreams were made of, all lovingly caressed by a modern thrashing edge.” - Decibel … Continue reading

Doug Briney Receives Three Artists Music Guild Heritage Awards Nominations

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Country music artist, Doug Briney has been nominated for three 2014 Artists Music Guild Heritage Awards: Male Vocalist Of the Year, Album Of the Year, and Song Of the Year. The November awards ceremony will be held in Monroe, NC. July 21, 2014 - NASHVILLE, TN – MTS Management Group is happy to announce Doug … Continue reading

Mike Boyd, “This Ain’t Funny” f. Classified | Canada | MadChild and Naledge guest on “…Note The Sarcasm”

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youtube.com/watch?v=EOLjUGnlMpQ Note The Sarcasm on iTunes | Google Play Twitter [@mikeboyd31] | Mike on Facebook | Halflife Records on Facebook Twitter [@classified]   Nova Scotia, Canada rapper Mike Boyd presents the Andrew Flemming-directed music video for “This Ain’t Funny”, the new Luke Boyd-produced single from his new album …Note The Sarcasm. Following up on their collaborations on songs “Familiar” … Continue reading

SICK OF IT ALL set to release “The Last Act Of Defiance”

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After kicking off their European (festival) tour New York Hardcore legends SICK OF IT ALL also announce the release of their upcoming album “The Last Act Of Defiance” which is scheduled for the following dates; Europe, Australia / NZ: September 29th, 2014 USA, Canada: September 30th, 2014 Asked about what he wants fans … Continue reading

OBLITERATIONS: Details Of Southern Lord-Bound Debut LP Confirmed

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Southern Lord today dispatches the full details for Poison Everything, the debut full-length from Southern California’s unhinged punk/hardcore outfit, OBLITERATIONS. Comprised of current and ex-members of Black Mountain, Saviours and Night Horse,OBLITERATIONS delivers a blazing blend of Poison Idea, Discharge, and Black Flag, set to a live show that willfully incites and encourages … Continue reading

Before You Exit Release New Single

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The pop trio, known as Before You Exit, have premiered their new single, “Heart Like California”, on air with Radio Disney. You can watch the lyric video for the track, here: http://bit.ly/WqGY8F . The song was written and produced by Before You Exit’s own Connor and Riley McDonough, with all mixing done by Connor. On the release of “Heart Like California,” Riley … Continue reading

Bohemian Circus, The New Jacobin Club Streaming New Track ‘Champagne Ivy’ + Declares Release Of New

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Six piece punk rock cabaret, The New Jacobin Club, are a must see, bucket list band. Their unbelievable gothic freak show performance, theatrical storylines, and multi-instrumentals (cello, theremin, keyboard, etc.) are a rare occurrence for the flat lands of Saskatchewan. They are not a stranger to the Canadian Music scene as … Continue reading

LAE: Debut LP By Montreal Psychedelic Post-Rock Act To See Release Via The Compound/Battleground

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Bringing a decade-and-a-half of silence to an end, Montreal-based quartet, LAE, is eager to release the band’s official debut full-length release, and the entire reincarnation of the band. Performing under their original moniker, LAE-TSEU, the band evolved out of the mid-’90s post-rock/post-hardcore scene, seeking to distance themselves from the established conventions of … Continue reading

SPLIT RED Announce New Album “Serious Heft” Out October 14th on New Atlantis Records

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SPLIT RED, from notoriously hard-hitting Philadelphia, PA, graciously endow you with Serious Heft. Over the course of their six song debut, this quintet conflates spades of punk rock aggression, Beefheart-ian vocal abstractions, and twin guitar skronk to offer a head-spinning and progressive diversion from the dreck of the herd. The band was conceived … Continue reading

New Track: Pink Grenade f/ Dizzy Wright – “3 Days In LA”

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The name “Pink Grenade” might be unfamiliar to you, but just you wait; in two months, the SMH Records crew promises they will be Famous as F*ck.   Over the past two weeks, Pink Grenade has released tracks with Troy Ave., Royce Da 5’9 and now today, they release there new single, “3 … Continue reading

Kiev Unveil Enchanting Video + Full West Coast Tour w/ Bad Suns

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Unveil Enchanting “Be Gone Dull Cage” Video w/ NYLON Guys Full West Coast Tour w/ Bad Suns This August: 8/1: Bakersfield, CA @ B Ryders8/3: Sacramento, CA @ Harlow’s8/4: San Francisco, CA @ The Independent8/5: Reno, NV @ Cargo Reno8/6: Eugene, OR @ Cozmic8/7: Portland, OR @ Mississippi Studios8/10: Boise, ID @ Reef8/12: … Continue reading