Loyal To The Craft Interview with Josh Manuel of ISSUES

VANS Presents: The Loyal To The Craft Tour featuring Josh Manuel of ISSUES! Learn New Skills, Own Your Craft, Achieve Your Dreams, Launch Your Passion SJC Drums will be hitting the road September 6 – 14th and will be hosting a drum workshop with Josh Manuel of ISSUES, including a Q&A, meet & greet, and much more! Come hang out and get some FREE goodies … Continue reading Loyal To The Craft Interview with Josh Manuel of ISSUES

Interview: The Darling Fire Storms The Indie Rock Scene

Recently releasing their debut album, “Dark Celebration,” The Darling Fire brings a heavy, yet intimate sound to the indie scene. Comprising of indie rock veterans, Jolie Lindholm (vocals), Jeronimo Gomez (guitar), Steven Kleisath (drums), Greg Moore (bass), and Matthew Short (guitar), The Darling Fire was born of both “deep struggle and deeper friendships.” The Florida scene natives came together after years of individual success and … Continue reading Interview: The Darling Fire Storms The Indie Rock Scene

Get Ready For A ‘Love Like Fiction’

Recently, I was introduced to Love Like Fiction, a band that is a perfect blend of pop punk, emo and alternative with a bit of hardcore thrown in. Love Like Fiction is based in Phoenix, Ariz. The band includes Tara Goltz on drums, Marin Bridges on guitar, Frankie Stapley on guitar and vocals, Paul Ritchie on bass and Nick Barker on lead vocals. I had … Continue reading Get Ready For A ‘Love Like Fiction’

Horns: The Band Shifting the Rock Culture of the Dominican Republic

It comes as no question that music rules the world. Regardless of the country or state, music makes its presence known and plays a huge role in society. Music dates back as far as history allows and it has adapted immensely over time. Since then, people have divided music into genres, all of which has developed some sort of following by the masses. Country by … Continue reading Horns: The Band Shifting the Rock Culture of the Dominican Republic

Gold Frankincense & Myrrh and Beautycore

With each of them learning to play an instrument at 5 years old, it seems only natural that these three sisters would start a band, Gold Frankincense & Myrrh. GFM is made up of CJ on guitar and vocals, Maggie on bass, keys and vocals and Lulu on drums and vocals. GFM has been touring since 2014. “We’ve been on two nationwide tours. We’ve gone … Continue reading Gold Frankincense & Myrrh and Beautycore

Catching Up: Gage Speas of To Speak of Wolves

Back in 2017, I had the chance to go see an Issues show in downtown Atlanta. It was revealed last minute and one of my friends got wind of it. Undoubtedly, I was all in. That night, I had the chance to see the band To Speak of Wolves (TSOW) play for the first time. If you are reading this today, I think the title … Continue reading Catching Up: Gage Speas of To Speak of Wolves