27May/14

Mushroomhead

MushroomheadMushroomhead, the influential industrial metal band from Cleveland, OH, released its seventh studio album “The Righteous & The Butterfly” May 13th via Megaforce Records. Recorded in Cleveland, the band self produced the record with longtime co-producer Bill Korecky. The CD consists of 14 tracks, ranging from songs about survival and balance  (“Devils Be Damned”, “Qwerty”, “Son Of 7”) to emotionally charged anthems (“For Your Pleasure”, “Worlds Collide”) to a riff heavy rendition of Adele’s #1 hit “Rumor Has It”. The first single “Out Of My Mind” is at radio now. (more…)

30Apr/14

Framing Hanley

Framing HanleyFrom Nashville, TN, Framing Hanley gradually came together when high school friends, drummer Chris Vest & bassist Luke McDuffee met future vocalist Kenneth Nixon at Volunteer State Community College. The trio quickly recruited guitarists Brandon Wooten and Tim Huskinson to complete the line-up. The band recorded a 5 song EP entitled With October Came The Fall under the moniker Embers Fade and started their rise to the very top of their local rock scene. (more…)

20Jan/14

Blacklite District

header-93124In an industry where the success of a band is measured one spin at a time, Blacklite District is becoming a superstar with their first single, “With Me Now”, but of course they are much more than that and of course it takes much more than a hit song to survive in today’s world of rock. It takes a good dose of humility, genuineness and a ton of hard work. In my opinion Blacklite District has that special something that only a few bands will hope to have and for that reason look for these guys to be filling your world with Blacklite District music for many years to come.  On a more personal level I have actually had a chance to hang out with the guys and I can personally say that you won’t meet a harder working more dedicated group of guys who never take for granted their current success. Blacklite District is one of those bands who really had that certain something that separates them from the rest.  So much so that a member of the band, bass player, Oniel “Kane” Laffitte took some time out of the bands busy schedule to enlighten us with a little Q&A (more…)