The Basement Society: Lonelyhearts
Formed in June of 2016, The Basement Society hails from Youngstown, Ohio—a small city located someplace between Cleveland, Ohio, and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Claiming a wide range of influences from Sufjan Stevens to Twenty One Pilots, it’s clear the members of this Midwestern . . .
Bradley Hathaway: Interview
On April 26th, 2017, we called up singer/songwriter, folk, and spoken word artist Bradley Hathaway to talk about the release of his new album, Flesh Eater, and the course of his life over the past several years.
Today, indie rock outfit Michigander released a brand new single, and it's just like starting over. "Fears" may sound on the surface like the very same Michigander that's been garnering a following out of thin air and selling out shows in Chicago (and they definitely haven't lessened in quality), but . . .
Shiny Penny: Wait, Don't Hold
Only nine months after the release of their EP Open Out, Shiny Penny presents Wait, Don’t Hold. Admittedly, though I’ve been hearing of the alternative pop-rock band from my birthplace of Kokomo, Indiana, off and on for a little while now, this new record is my first true exposure to the group. The EP opens . . .
Relient K: Collapsible Lung
I had looked forward expectantly to a new original album from Relient K ever since their incredibly beautiful, heartfelt Forget and Not Slow Down, which was released in 2009. When I saw a Facebook post from Matthew Hoopes one day in 2013 speaking of a new album entitled Collapsible Lung, I was . . .