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PHOTOS: High Waisted Live at Rough Trade

When we recently asked High Waisted about their favorite decade in our Q&A feature, Jessica Dye (vocals, guitar) answered: “The 1970s in London so I could be best friends with Viv Albertine, Chrissie Hynde and Vivienne Westwood and shop at Sex. I’d play punk rock and wear Dr Martens and[…]

PHOTOS: Dead Leaf Echo at Knitting Factory (Album Release)

Today, I came across the posting of a musician friend who asked her friends/fans “of the bands/artists you’ve seen live, who put on the best show and why?” and the conversation she had initiated on her ‘timeline’ were very well all about (super)stars shows like Björk or Depeche Mode and White[…]

OFFSTAGE: Q&A with High Waisted

On the heel of a terrific split single “Free Throw” & “Firebomb”, a hot video and an extensive North American tour, culminating in a headline show at Brooklyn’s Rough Trade NYC, we thought it only adequate to learn a little more about High Waisted. To set the mood, let’s listen to[…]

SONG PICK: Dead Leaf Echo – Temple

Good things take time and this is especially true for music. Brooklyn-based Dead Leaf Echo have been working on “Beyond.Desire” (released today) for the last three years, shaping each one of the ten songs during their numerous live performances easily winning new fans, and impressing and keeping the existing ones.[…]

VIDEO: Mainland – I Found God

“I Found God” is the new single by New York-based pop rock trio Mainland, an anthemic power ballad which got an equally compelling visual treatment. The video was produced and directed by female art duo, Similar But Different – comprised of artist Charlotte Fassler and Dani Girdwood. What makes the[…]