Goood morning everybody! Way back when, for most of us this was the last week of our summer vacation and we would return to school on the day after Labor Day. There was always a fun-filled trip to Sears to get school clothes and arguing that I needed Levi’s and Wallabees, not Tough-Skins and Hush Puppies. Let me get my Peechee folders and Trapper-Keeper organized and then we can talk about music. Continue Reading »
Jefferson A. Laufer is a second-generation native to Los Angeles, the music capitol of the world. He is the chief journalist for Rock Bands of LA. This has been a long laborious under taking yet it’s been a labor of love and devotion for Jeff…..
I was fortunate to work in the record business for over 27 years. Within these 27 years I was fortunate to work with many artist that altered social culture. My job entailed getting records played on the radio. It was considered that the more radio airplay you accumulated the more records you’d sell. Unfortunately it did not always work that way. The public is fickle and never follows the norm. Continue Reading »
September 2nd, 2014, Bravo Mic Communications will be moving into the new direction of free internet radio formats as The Rocket goes 100% Online. For over 8 years now, 99.5 fm has been Southern NM’s Rock Station, and have been named the New Mexico Broadcast Association’s 2014 Division 2 Station of the Year, and now they are setting their sights on the world. Moving forward from an Active Rock FM format, The Rocket will now dive into territory only touched by the likes of Pandora, Slacker and iTunes. Free to anyone world-wide and returning to the “balls-to-the-walls new rock” format that it has become so well known for, The Rocket is now taking on the world from the comfort of the Mesilla Valley as Las Cruces’ first Internet Radio Station! Internet Rock Radio DONE RIGHT! Continue Reading »
Two of Sweden’s most respected and beloved rock exports will descend upon North America this December for a 15-date, co-headline tour that kicks off December 3 in Chicago and runs through December 21 in Toronto. Red Fang will serve as support.
Tickets for the tour, dubbed “Communion of Sirens,” will go on sale Friday, August 15 at 10AM local time. Go here for all details and ticket links. Continue Reading »
1. So what’s the current story with Crobot? Continue Reading »