Featuring: Elizabeth Lail, Jess Glynne, Jillian Jacqueline, Quinn XCII, Maria Gabriela de Faria, Daren Kagasoff, Dylan Scott, American Authors, Michael Evans Behling, Sunny Malouf, Seth Ennis, Mitchell Tenpenny NKD Mag: Issue #93 Featuring: Elizabeth Lail, Jess Glynne, Jillian Jacqueline, Quinn XCII, Maria Gabriela de Faria, Daren Kagasoff, Dylan Scott, American Authors, Michael Evans Behling,… Read more »
The Papercut Chronicles II – Gym Class Heroes
In a day and age where bands like My Chemical Romance are going full-on ’05 “The Bravery” style discopop, it’s interesting to see the varying directions being taken by the bands from the former frontline of teen music culture. Some bands, and indeed, pop acts (I’m looking at you, B.E.P.) have fully embraced the chic stylistic wrappings… Read more »
When The Seasons Change: Brent Walsh (I The Mighty)
San Francisco’s I The Mighty will release Karma Never Sleeps – their new EP and Equal Vision Records debut – in 2012. “Our new material is pretty different from our previous releases. Karma Never Sleeps is a lot heavier, a bit darker, and has a moodier ambient,” explains bassist Chris Hinkley. The band is currently… Read more »
When The Seasons Change: Soul Glow Activatur (Family Force 5)
Mix a handful of thunderous beats and a dash of dirty Souf swagger in a bucket filled with Southern-fried, greasy guitar. Then roast ingredients all day in the sweltering Georgia heat, pepper with good-time lyrics, and enjoy the spicy southern rock jambalaya of FAMILY FORCE 5. Since 2005, the genre-obliterating Atlanta quintet has been setting… Read more »
Tour Diary: Ionia (November 11, 2011)
For the next few weeks we’ll be giving you an inside look on life on tour with Ionia! Check out the first entry from Blaise and keep checking back for more updates from the road!
Yellowcard – New York, NY
Let’s be honest, Ocean Avenue was on every single mix CD you made back in 2005. No? Well, it was definitely on ours, so when we heard Yellowcard was coming to NYC we HAD to catch the show! Opening for the legendary rockers were our new friends, and featured December artists, Every Avenue and Go… Read more »
When The Seasons Change: Tim Friesen (Close Your Eyes)
For our November guest blog series, “When the Season Changes”, we ask artists to write about the ups and downs of tour, and what they miss (if anything) about staying in one place. For Close Your Eyes’ drummer Tim Friesen, leaving home isn’t the problem, although sleeping in a real bed would be nice.
Acoustic Performance: The Greater the Risk
Naked met up with Virginia natives The Greater the Risk for a quick acoustic set on the stoop of a Brooklyn apartment. Check it out!
The Band That Changed Everything: Light FM
For our last installment of The Band That Changed Everything guest blog series, we caught up with Light FM! Find out how discovering The Cure opened the door for a ton of new bands! Be on the look out for our November series coming soon!