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Album Review: Connector – I The Mighty

Album Review: Connector by I The Mighty

Reviewer: @kalie_martin

Rating: 4 out of 5 guitars 

Go Listen To: “Playing Catch With .22”

Simply put, I The Mighty’s second full-length album Connector creates a sense of excitement for what’s to come from this band. This recent release via Equal Vision Records is familiar yet… read more

Black Boots – Electronic Music with a Punk Rock Edge

At RSD we love music discovery and finding rad artists that have an edge, embrace their fans and have a message to share.  After first scouting Black Boots at the Vans Warped Tour this past weekend, we were drawn to the infectious dance mix and bass lines coming from the Beatport Stage at Shoreline Amphitheater in Mountain View, CA.  Ariana had the opportunity… read more

Unity: The Latin Tribute to Michael Jackson Review

Review & Photo by Darwyn Allen II

On July 2, 2015 – at Olympia Theater of Gusman Center, Unity: The Latin Tribute to Michael Jackson was held in valiant fashion. The line was wrapped around the building before everyone was let into the building for cocktail hour. As many waited in anticipation to be allowed inside,… read more

Happy 4th of July! Born in the U.S.A.

Happy 4th of July weekend to all of the fans, artists and bands that make Rockstardreams.com great!  When we were thinking about the best song to rock out to on the 4th of July and the artist who best represents ‘Merica, “The Boss” Bruce Springsteen was the first that came to mind!

It doesn’t get better than “Born… read more

Life on the Road – Tour Manager for Splitbreed

As much fun as touring the country and performing for thousands of adoring fans on the Vans Warped Tour can be, it’s also alot of hard work.  While everyone in the crowd is mesmerized by the artists on stage, they don’t see the behind the scenes madness that the booking agents, production teams, event coordinators, audio… read more

Party Starters Splitbreed Wild n’ Out at Vans Warped Tour

Just when you think it’s safe to take a breather from the mosh pits and the post-hardcore bands tearing up the main stages, you wander over to the Beat Port Stage at the Vans Warped Tour and discover party starters, Splitbreed.

Mix one part electronic music, add two parts dance, throw in two charismatic brothers Taui… read more

Interview with Nick Rossi & Nikki Misery of New Years Day

RSD caught up with drummer Nick Rossi and lead guitarist Nikki Misery of the dark rock band New Years Day, backstage at the Vans Warped Tour at Shoreline Ampitheater in Mountain View, CA.

“Imagine if Dexter Morgan with side kick Eric Northman, hosted a late late late night talk show in a haunted mansion deep within… read more

Find Out What Zelda and MC Lars Have in Common

MC Lars might just be one of the coolest, smartest and funniest people we’ve ever met.  The post-punk laptop rapper shared his power, wisdom and courage with us during the Vans Warped Tour at Shoreline Ampitheater in Mountain View, CA.  He owned the Beatport Stage with lyrical charisma and a witty sense of humor.  Be sure to follow… read more