Desert Island List: The Cimorelli Family

Cimorelli, the group, is a sensational set of six sisters who are absolutely dominating the new media musical landscape. With a new release, “The Cim Fam EP,” that is storming up the charts across the globe, they are the most interesting story in pop music today. If you haven’t already seen our interview with them,…

Indie Artist Spotlight: Jeanne Ricks

Jeanne Ricks was born to play the guitar. As the child of musical parents, music was always a part of her life. Although she had a piano, violin, recorder, and flute at her disposal, it was an old banged up guitar that became her instrument of choice. When Ricks’ parents noticed their daughter’s budding talent,…

Album Review: “El Camino” by The Black Keys

Artist: The Black Keys Title: El Camino Label: Nonesuch Records Release Date: 12/06/11 Rating: 5 out of 5 Stars El Camino is the seventh album by The Black Keys, and I can honestly say that it is their first album I have actually listened to. I may be at the tail end of the bandwagon,…

New Music Releases 12/13/11

ROCK Charlotte Gainsbourg – Stage Whisper (Elektra) Rammstein – Made in Germany (Universal Music) DANCE/DJ/DUBSTEP Nero – Welcome Reality (Cherrytree / Interscope) R&B/SOUL Anthony Hamilton – Back to Love (RCA) HIP-HOP Snoop Dogg & Wiz Khalifa – Soundtrack: Mac & Devin go to High School (Atlantic) Naughty By Nature – Anthem Inc. (Entertainment One)  

Rock and Roll Lists

Lists.  They’re everywhere.  Top Ten this, Top Twenty that, blah blah blah.  I think the creators of lists just work on them to get people upset.  Why else would Rolling Stone magazine publish a Top Ten Greatest Dead Rock Stars list?  I mean really, we all know that INXS’ Michael Hutchence would make that one…

Indie Artist Spotlight: Tuesday Boulevard

It’s easy to get lost when you’re driving around listening to good music. But if you set your GPS to guide you to Tuesday Boulevard, it will lead you down a musical path marked by side roads, detours, and unexpected turns. At the end of the journey, you’ll feel as if you’ve taken a trip…

Facebook Reveals Its Users’ Most-Listened to Songs

With over 800 million active users, Facebook is a formidable presence on the Internet. The social networking site has become a go-to location for what’s hot in fashion, movies, TV and music. Facebook recently reveal it’s users’ most-listened to songs. Because of her popularity, it’s no surprise that Rihanna topped the list, but a lesser known…