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Band to Watch For: Face The King

Face The King blend hard rock rhythms with powerful raspy vocals.

Their single “The Sea” is a compelling song that draws you in from the first chord. It’s powerful, confident and invites you to overcome any obstacles in your life.

Recorded live at Terminus Studios in Times Square in New York, this band has the passion, musicianship… read more

Oxymorrons Have Been Through It All

The alternative hip-hop group Oxymorrons are navigating their way through the music industry and uniting people along the way.

I’ve had this band on my radar for a while and finally had a chance to see them live in our backyard at Thee Parkside in San Francisco. All around genuine dudes and talented musicians, they combine… read more

Alternative Press, Stevie James on Breaking into the Music Biz



We had a chance to connect with fellow music guru, all around good dude and Alternative Press APTV Correspondent, Stevie James who was hosting backstage at Aftershock 2016.  Stevie shared his back story on breaking into the music biz, bands he’s stoked about and his thoughts on how to take your game to… read more

The Hunna Keep It 100

The Hunna combine infectious pop melodies with heavy guitar riffs and exceptional song writing.

Three things are for certain about the U.K. based indie rock band The Hunna.  First, British rockers look way cooler holding Dixie cups than the rest of us.

Second, their single “Bonfire” is a hit that is just starting to warm up.  Third,… read more

Talking Music with Artery Recordings @ Aftershock 2016


 

We had a chance to connect with Shan Dan Horan, the President of Artery Recordings the home of Attila, Chelsea Grin and Fronzilla just to name a few. Shan was hanging out backstage at Aftershock 2016 and shared his thoughts on Artery’s recent signings and what he looks for when evaluating bands.

Check out www.arteryrecordings.com… read more

Some Fear None Conquered the Capital Stage @ Aftershock


 

The 4-piece hard rock band Some Fear None were one of the standout emerging bands we had a chance to catch at Aftershock 2016. Headlined by Tool, Korn, Avenged Sevenfold, Primus, Ghost, The Pretty Reckless and more, this festival was one for the books. The Sacramento natives shared their thoughts on their music and… read more

Aftershock Set Times Announced

Monster Energy AFTERSHOCK on Saturday, October 22 & Sunday, October 23  @ Discovery Park in Sacramento, CA.

Oh baby, this is going to be one for the books! It’s amazing that the team at Danny Wimmer Presents was able to pull off this lineup! For your viewing pleasure, the set times are listed below.… read more

Butch Walker Is The Truth In Rock n’ Roll

Butch Walker’s career has spanned 4 decades and despite his low key demeanor, he has been instrumental in writing some of the biggest pop hits in the world

He was in a band called SouthGang that was signed then let go by Virgin Records in the early 90’s, he’s produced and co-wrote some of the biggest… read more

UK pop rock trio SYKES have just released their EP “Younger Mind”

The band has also been selling physical copies of the EP at their merch tent on Vans Warped Tour where they are playing all summer.

Purchase the “Younger Mind” EP at: https://sykes.lnk.to/YoungerMind

Select tracks off the EP are also streaming now on Vans Warped Tour and Ones To Watch.

The South London three-piece make alternative electro pop that… read more