Upright Man Debuts Album This August

New York based Indie rock band Upright Man is set to release their self-titled album this Friday, August 18th  and it is absolutely worth hearing! The album is mellow, easy listening. The band captures laid back, psychedelic-like essence with use of deliberate vocals, roots-rock style guitar rhythms, and finessed percussion. Aidan Dolan (vocals, guitar), Nick Katz (bass, vocals) and Max Yassky (drums, backing vocals) have … Continue reading Upright Man Debuts Album This August

Life Is A Story: Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver

With over 40 albums under their belt, Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver are at it again bringing a masterpiece to life through traditional bluegrass and story telling song writing. As Doyle has put it, “Life itself is really a continuous story that embraces the beginning, the middle and inevitable ending.” He sums it up perfectly in this astounding  album. The album starts with “Kids These Days” … Continue reading Life Is A Story: Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver

Shane Owens is bringing back country music with “Where I’m Comin’ From”

Shane Owens is a traditional country artist who has hit a few road blocks throughout his career and refused to give up. Owens recorded his first album in 2005 producing a hit single in Texas and never really made it any further than that. Then in 2009 Owens was ready to release a follow up album produced by James Stroud when the recording company went … Continue reading Shane Owens is bringing back country music with “Where I’m Comin’ From”

Album Review: No Advisory’s Everyone is Stupid

No Advisory – Everyone is Stupid Album Review No Advisory, the band that has been rocking from Los Angeles, are delivering their angsty, punk rock style in their latest album, Everyone is Stupid. True to form, the album boasts plenty of fantastic angry screams laid over bombastic drums accompanied with driving guitars. The guys don’t hold back as every track on the album is packed … Continue reading Album Review: No Advisory’s Everyone is Stupid

Pierce The Veil Takes Marquee Theatre in Mesa, Arizona!

Pierce The Veil Concert Review Made To Destroy Tour with I Prevail; Neck Deep & Pierce The Veil by Song River There is a sonic organic defining when it comes to certain bands. A motion occurs, an unexplainable thread connects each band member to each band member and it all translates to their audience completing this intense vibe, a complete circuit of undeniable and passionate … Continue reading Pierce The Veil Takes Marquee Theatre in Mesa, Arizona!

Song River reviews new Sixx: A.M. Album “Prayers for the Blessed”

Album Review: “Vol. 2, Prayers For The Blessed” by: Song River What time is it? On the clock of hard rock it is always SIXX: A.M. As bassist Nikki Sixx along with guitarist DJ Ashba and vocalist James Michael release the second half of their dos blazing hard rock albums… on November 18th number two will be- “Vol. 2, Prayers For The Blessed” only on … Continue reading Song River reviews new Sixx: A.M. Album “Prayers for the Blessed”

Yellowcard Releases Final Self-Titled Album

Final Self-titled Album- Yellowcard By: Song River Listening to the final Yellowcard album, self-titled seems to be an appropriate choice. Streaming their album and spinning their first single, “Rest In Peace,” I immediately had to shoot an instant message over to their PR department and say that it feels like we are losing a best friend. It has been a long journey and there were … Continue reading Yellowcard Releases Final Self-Titled Album

As Lions Debuts Album Aftermath

Album Review: As Lions- “Aftermath” By: Jane Porter It is rare to hear an EP contain such a diversified range of emotions in the hard rock world. Yet, here As Lions has done with finesse on their forthcoming album, release date–October 14th via Better Noise Records called, Aftermath. This EP strikes each chord with power and a varied palate of sounds seldom mastered. These four … Continue reading As Lions Debuts Album Aftermath

Ohio/Indiana Based Band, The Acre Brothers Release “So Many Roads”

 The Acre Brothers are an Indiana/Ohio based band whose unique sound is derived from southern American roots  with influences rock and roll, blues and country music. The band is made up of Ben Cole (vocals/guitar), Nathan Dillon (guitar/vocals), Mardi Raun (bass), Brian Gill (keyboards/vocals) and Kristin Olson (drums). The Acre Brothers just released there first collection of originals on an EP titled “So Many Roads”. … Continue reading Ohio/Indiana Based Band, The Acre Brothers Release “So Many Roads”

The Tip Debut New Album Sailor’s Grave

  I can, with utmost confidence, state that The Tip is quite possibly the best-kept rock n’ roll secret to come out of Nashville. If the band’s 2015 self-titled debut album wasn’t enough to garner your attention, their sophomore album, Sailor’s Grave will. From the opening chords of the first track to the final reverb of the ending track, the album is strong with mature vocals … Continue reading The Tip Debut New Album Sailor’s Grave