Boston based pop-punkers Paper Hearts wear the flag of the pop-punk genre loud and proud, and was elquently displayed during a recent show just last week at PA's Lounge in Somerville. I caught wind of that performance online where I was enthralled of the authenticity and explosive melodic blasts that were permeating through my speakers. The band consists of Tyler Hamilton on vocals and guitar, Jeff Gustus on lead guitar and vocals, Ben Ayer on bass, and Isaac Hiller on drums.
With roots from both New Jersey and Boston, The Hannas are crafting a fast and furious punk blend on their latest EP titled "The Bend". The band have a raw, fast paced intensity to them that is equal parts refreshing and invigorating as it shows a band that are sticking to their laurels, and doing what suits them best and not veering too off course in the process. What I loved from these guys from the outset was their youth and musical tastes that are evident when you first h
Boston based garage rockers Earth Heart have released their brand new, homemade music video for the song "Demons". The DIY styled clip shows the creative ingenue that the band have flowing through their veins with random shots of the band watching Full House reruns on TV, then deciding to head out for a late night stroll that sounds like the start of a horror movie gone awry with an ominous vibe ahead hence the song's title. Anytime a band walks into a graveyard, it doesn't g
Philly based newcomers Bad Bye have landed on the scene with the release of their debut EP "The Worst Part Is Already Over". The 3 song EP is like a visit from the past with the spirit and enthusiasm of early 00's pop-pun embedded deep within their souls that is guaranteed to put a smile on your face and do a little reminiscing about the good old days as well. The fact that they're based from the City of Brotherly Love which is also home to the band that inspired my youth The
Boston based garage rockers Earth Heart have just released their debut album today called "Homesick". This effort has been in a long time in the making, with the band being meticulous in their approach and taking their time in making sure that the effort is exactly the way that they envisioned it when they were mapping the effort out in the studio. The band have an easily accessible, garage rock vibe to them with brilliant melodies, deep punctuating rhythms, and tightly wound
Locally based DIY garage rockers Earth Heart have released their inventive new track "Homesick", the title track from their forthcoming release. The song is a refreshing blend of garage rock elements with an indie minded aesthetic that springs to life almost immediately, and puts their best musical guns right on display for everyone to marvel over. Led by the inviting Katie Coriander on vocals and guitar, with Matt Axten on drums and Natan Keyes on bass, this trio is a formid
Boston based punk rock trio Trophy Lungs have just premiered their brand new video for the song "Bathroom Graffiti" off their forthcoming album Day Jobs. The intense video will punch you right in the gut and kick you in the teeth with its fast paced, frenetic nature driving you wild almost instantaneously, and bringing you back to the spirit and essence of your youth. This was a totally throwback experience for me, in the sense that it brought me back to the days back in the