Posts Tagged ‘news’

Two Friends Release Summer Single, “Bandaid”

by Ben LaScola
Though they continue the familiar double-white-guy-DJ routine, Two Friends make music with a triumphant style all their own.   On June 22, Matt Halper and Eli Sones, the creative duo behind the on-the-button name, Two Friends, released their latest song, “Bandaid.” A bubbly, summertime pop track, “Bandaid” makes for a great addition to your summer playlist. Just […]

Former Pantera Drummer, Vinnie Paul Passes Away

by David Gagnon
The metal community has been sent into mourning this weekend with the sudden passing of former Pantera drummer, Vinnie Paul Abbott. A statement was released by the official Pantera Facebook page on Friday stating: Vincent Paul Abbott aka Vinnie Paul has passed away. Paul is best known for his work as the drummer in the […]

Vampire Weekend Bites Again

by Ben LaScola
On Friday, May 25, a picture of an old Sony television, lying smashed on the ground appeared on Instagram.      A pair of dirty, pinkish socks-in-sandals stand idly by, toes pointed towards the shattered device. Until now, the official Instagram account of indie rock band, Vampire Weekend, had been dormant since 2013. However, buzzy […]

Spotify’s “Hateful Conduct” Policy Cancelled.

by Ben LaScola
On April 3rd, the music streaming service Spotify went public, and enjoyed a Wall Street debut at a higher level than projected by the experts. The Washington Post reports that at the end of their first day, Spotify’s closing price was 13% higher than expected. Among other changes, becoming a publicly traded entity means that […]

Beach House Releases Song from Upcoming Album, “7”

by Ben LaScola
The Baltimore duo, Beach House, will release a new album titled, 7, on May 11th. Comprised of, Victoria Legrand (vocals, keys), and Alex Scally (guitar, vocals), together they have built a career spanning more than ten years and six albums, not including 2017’s B-Sides and Rarities. In 2015 the band released two albums; critically acclaimed […]

The 1975 Tease Upcoming Album: “A Brief Inquiry Into Online Relationships.”

by Ben LaScola
It started with a cryptic message, typed up in white text on a black background. “THE 1975 A BRIEF INQUIRY INTO ONLINE RELATIONSHIPS.” The mysterious post, which was published on, April 29th by The 1975 on the band’s Twitter and Instagram pages, has a subheading that reads, “If I don’t get to see the beauty of […]