Issue #72 (June 2017)

Featuring: Katherine McNamara, Tyler Hilton, Pepi Sonuga, Hayden Byerly, ZZ Ward, Beach Weather, Emo Nite LA, Jacob Davis and Smithfield, plus a very special Faces of Freeform gallery featuring the stars of Pretty Little Liars, Famous In Love, The Fosters and more.  Purchase a digital copy below or here, and purchase a physical copy here.

  • Song Premiere: “Moth” – FV

    Despite being completely immersed in our DIY punk scene for years, each of us have always yearned to branch out and explore a less pigeonholed genre. Through the desire to infuse pop sensibilities into our sound and mutual odd obsession of Phil Collins we came together and began writing. However, this time the songs were pieced together… Read more »

  • Artist of the Week: Sam Bruno

    Atlantic Recording artist Sam Bruno has been enticing listeners with her ingenious brand of electronic and hip-hop-influenced pop. A native of Young, Arizona, Bruno first began writing and performing her own songs in 2010 when she set up a home recording studio in her apartment. Working with Phoenix-based producer Lifted, Bruno quickly honed her skills,… Read more »

  • CMA Music Festival 2017 – Nashville, TN

    The annual CMA Music Festival took over Nashville this past weekend and between the country music fans and the hockey fans in town to support the city’s beloved Predators, Tennessee was clearly the place to be. From free outdoor stages featuring the hottest upcoming country acts, to Fan Fair X where fans could get up… Read more »

  • Artist of the Week: Emilia Ali

    Boston’s Emilia Ali made waves this past fall with her breathtaking vocal performance on Valntn’s international hit record, “Can’t Let Go”. To date, the song has garnered more than 6 million streams globally. This spring, Emilia released her debut record Dreamland this past spring, said to be a “healthy blend of smooth vocals and vibes”, the record is… Read more »

  • Pandora Presents: Sounds Like Country – Nashville, TN

    It’s a good week to be in Nashville. Between the Predators making it to the Stanley Cup and CMA Fest, there’s no shortage of things to do in the city. Pandora kicked the festivities off early this week with their annual Sounds Like Country event at Marathon Music Works – this year enlisting a diverse… Read more »

  • Fifth Harmony x GMA – New York, NY

    Fifth Harmony’s television debut of their new single “Down” rocked New York’s Central Park on Friday morning as part of the Good Morning America Summer Concert Series. “Down” marks the girl group’s first single as a quartet, and by the time they took the stage on Friday, it had already shot up to No. 2… Read more »

  • Artist of the Week: Jaymes Young

    Jaymes Young will assure you that he’s a “songwriter before a singer and performer.”  That wise and self-aware summation cuts to the core of who the Seattle-born and Los Angeles-based musician/poet really is.  Spending countless hours holed up in his bedroom carefully piecing together compositions, penning lyrics, and exploring sounds, he creates music that’s steeped… Read more »

  • The Darkness and Light Tour – Los Angeles, CA

    As the lights go dark at the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles, John Legend sits at his piano as it rises above the stage. He starts the show and the crowd is entranced; singing along and cheering loudly at particularly high notes – but it will be the only song they stay seated for the… Read more »