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9 Feb 2018

From my hometown of Medford, MA comes the groovy sounds of John E Funk & The Skunks, who have released their brand new single titled "Give It Up". The song has a bevy of colorful and dance fueled rhythms, including some trombone and sax elements that will make you shak...

15 Feb 2017

 Berklee based outfit Harry Jay & The Bling are funking things up with their scorching hot new single "Brother Be Wise". The song has a bevy of funk based melodies to allow you to move along to the groove right from the start, and gain easy access to the band's collect...

I often tout the merits of albums that are unabashedly monochromatic, especially when it comes to rock. I miss the days of AC/DC and Motorhead - the days when bands knew what they were good at and stuck to it. I’ve written glowing reviews for bands like the Relevant El...

14 Jul 2016

Orlando based musical sex gods Sweet Cambodia have just unearthed a brand new track exclusively via Idobi yesterday called "Anxiety". The track is a groove laden paradise complete with seductive bass licks, sensual lyrics, and near total musical bliss that will have yo...

1 Jun 2016

Orlando based funk rockers Sweet Cambodia have unleashed their latest tasty musical nugget titled "Cold Copper", off their upcoming EP titled "Tasty". The guys tone it down considerably from the other new track they released called "Sky", featuring more toned down musi...

26 Apr 2016

Proud to bring to you today an interview w Orlando based funk rockers Sweet Cambodia. You may remember them from the piece that I posted on them last week with their new single "Sky" that is guaranteed to give you a musical boner, with vivacious melodies and an outrage...

25 Aug 2015

Boston based alt rock group Dionysus Park Ranger are prepping for their big album release show taking place next Friday, 9/4 at the Middle East Downstairs which just happens to be Labor Day weekend, so enjoy some time off with checking out this prime local collective i...

15 Jul 2015

Based out of the Boston area, Populace definitely brought the funk with them a couple of weeks ago when they hit up PA's Lounge for some pre 4th of July festivities. The guys have a highly layered R&B sound that most certainly evokes crowd participation, most notably t...

3 Apr 2015

Guiding you into the Easter weekend with a quick chat with some very close friends of mine from the Boston area, The Relevant Elephants! These guys have been some of the most creative, energetic, and fun loving acts I've ever seen since I accidentally came across them...

7 Nov 2014

Boston based trio Migrant Motel have just unearthed their debut EP titled "This Is A Working Vinyl"! The Berklee College of Music products have a smooth, flowing blend of classic and funk rock that works exceptionally well together and shows off a new breed of music th...

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