Singled Out: Gyasi's Sugar Mama
Rocker Gyasi is turning heads with his new single 'Sugar Mama', both with the old school composing and recording in one take but also with the explosive sound. We asked Gyasi to share the story behind the track
Singled Out: Matt Westin's Redneck Of The Woods
Matt Westin is gearing up to release his debut album 'Legacy' on January 29th and to celebrate we asked him to share with us the meaning behind the song 'Redneck Of The Woods'.
Arthur Fowler - Here I Am Again
This music can best be described as jazz-influenced, as opposed to strictly jazz. It can also be described as extremely good. Fowler is a guitarist with a wide range of tools.
Singled Out: MYJA's Flood
MYJA, the side project of A Bad Think mastermind Michael Marquart, and Jacob Bunton (Lynam, Adler) released their debut self-titled album to celebrate we asked Jacob to tell us about the song 'Flood'.
Singled Out: The Unguided's Legendary
The Unguided just released their new album 'And the Battle Royale' to celebrate we asked guitarist Roger Sjunnesson to tell us about the song 'Legendary'.
Psychocide - Alcohol & Bad Decisions
One of this hard-rocking band's inspirations is Guns N' Roses, and Guns N' Roses' success story can also be traced back to an era when many music fans began to express nostalgia for rock music's rowdier days
John 5 and the Creatures - It's Alive!
Besides being proof that the axe man is quite prolific, what all this adds up to is it's about time for a live record, and here J5 presents more than a dozen favorites recorded live at the Sellersville Theatre in Sellersville, Pennsylvania
Singled Out: Jesse Eplan's Dank
18-year-old hip-hop artist Jesse Eplan recently released his new EP 'Trap Harmony'. To celebrate we asked him to tell us the story behind the track 'Dank'
Singled Out: Phillip Broussard's Best Friend
Acoustic blues-pop singer-songwriter Phillip Broussard recently released his EP 'Wavelength' and to celebrate we asked Phillip to share with us the story behind the moving track 'Best Friend'.
Singled Out: Heidevolk's Ontwaakt
Heidevolk are releasing their new album 'Vuur van Verzet' ('Fire of Resistance') this week and to celebrate we asked guitarist Koen 'Vuurdichter' Romeijn to tell us about the single 'Ontwaakt'.
Root 66: Hymn River Suite - Hundred Proof
Hymn River Suite is brother and sister duo Justin Mathenia and Amy Snyder and their music is informed by their upbringing along the Mississippi River in Illinois across the river from St. Louis, where the heartland butts up against the South.
Singled Out: ellee ven's The L Word
Self-Proclaimed Groovalutionary ellee ven releases new single 'The L Word' Produced by and Featuring L.A. rapper, Prodeje. To celebrate we asked both of them to tell us about the new track.
Root 66: Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver - Life is a Story
Lawson and company kick off with "Kids These Days," a reflective cut about how life was simpler not so long ago. With yearning lead vocals and sweet harmonies, the song does indeed make the bygone era sound like it was something very special
Root 66: Lost Bayou Ramblers - Kalenda
Lots of traditional Louisiana sounds here, but the Ramblers row their musical pirogue to some unexplored parts of the bayou too, waxing a little psychedelic may have something to do with their recent work with Jack White.
Singled Out: Evanescence's Imperfection
Evanescence revisited some of their most loved songs and gave them a makeover with an orchestra on the 'Synthesis' album. The record features two new songs and frontman Amy Lee recently spoke about 'Imperfection'
Root 66: Lynn Drury - Rise of the Fall
Drury is a veteran player who has released eight albums in total but mostly regionally- Rise of the Fall represents the singer and guitarist's first effort to be released nationally.
Root 66: Ryan Koenig - Two Different Worlds
A member of fellow St. Louisan Pokey LaFarge's band, singer and guitarist Koenig steps out here with his first solo album. The album's title gives a hint as to Koenig's mindset as his country music does indeed live in a different world
The Blues: R.D. Olson - Keep Walking Woman
While many blues songs have lyrics that reference hard times, that is not always the case, and Olson's joyous "Sheila" is a perfect example- the song bounces along to lyrics that affirm an appreciation for a desirable woman
iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour 2017
The Chicago iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour 2017 was the ninth stop on the nationwide tour. Setting up shop at the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, the performance stretched more than three-hours with more than thirty different songs
Singled Out: Steep Steps' Game of Thrones (in The Upside Down)
Electronic production duo Steep Steps have been turning heads with their mashup 'Game of Thrones (in The Upside Down)' and to celebrate we asked Tony Correlli to tell us about the track.
Jangling Sparrows - 140 Nickels
Jangling Sparrows are a rocking, Americana-leaning band led by singer, guitarist and songwriter Paul Edelman. The head Sparrow likes to tell tales of everyman as he does with the blue collar rock (think John Mellencamp)
Dave Koz And Friends Bring Christmas Show To Arizona's Mesa Arts Center
Dave Koz has been playing Santa with a saxophone for two decades now, bringing good cheer to the nation with his annual Christmas tours, and this year marks the tour's 20th anniversary
Black Sabbath - The End (5 Stars)
It's not quite up there with the moon walk by Neil Armstrong or the assassination of JFK but in terms of musical or world-wide cultural events, the final concert of Black Sabbath ranks right up at the top in significance.