They’re Not Joking: A Tribute To Dead Serios Various Artists Ghoul Tone records, 2015 Reviewed by Bart Savagewood Maybe you’re not from here. So your lack of understanding is understandable. Dead Serios are currently back together after a many year hiatus, and better than ever. So what could be more fitting for the 30 year… [Continue Reading]

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Dead Serios Tribute CD Release Party THE WAIT IS OVER: The (very) long-awaited DEAD SERIOS, tribute album finally is finished! Entitled, “They’re Not Joking,” the ten-song album will be released officially at our May 24th Boondocks concert in Melbourne, FL. TRACK LISTING: 01. “Butterbean Queen” -Skurvy the Clown 02. “People Need Ozzy” – Fretless Rock 03. “Harbor… [Continue Reading]

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Natural Child W/ Faux Ferocious, Golden Pelicans, & Foul Shot May 12 @ Will’s Pub, Orlando, Florida Nashville, Tennessee’s Natural Child are the best mix of long haul truckin’ tunes your going to get in one sitting, ever. No, really. Don’t yell back at the screen while I’m still typing this. There’s shades of ’74… [Continue Reading]

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Where There’s Smoke, there’s Smoke Fairies . . . by M. Alberto Rivera From Sussex, England, emerge the Smoke Fairies, a musical duo, who deliver their own blend of folky-blues with some of the most arrestingly beautiful, and startling, haunted vocals heard in recent memory. Katherine Blamire and Jessica Davies have known each other since… [Continue Reading]

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Matthew Azrieli’s Chloe Independent Release, 2015 reviewed by Cathal Cart Matthew Azrieli’s plays contemporary, neo-folk rock and sounds like a true believer in the medium. Azrieli also sounds like he’s been spinning Arlo Guthrie albums long into the smallest hours where sleep no longer exists and where pure emotions and thoughts meld with inspiration, distilling… [Continue Reading]

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Drivin ‘ n’ Cryin’ Pull into Orlando                   Drivin’ n’ Cryin’ w/Giddy Up Go May 7, The Abbey, Orlando, FL There have been many who’ve made the comparison that Kevin Kinney is a poor man’s Bob Dylan. I’d argue Dylan is a lazy man’s Kevin Kinney. Dylan… [Continue Reading]

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Genki Genki Panic Ghoulie High Harmony Independent Release, 2015 Anyone who knows me, knows I enjoy the aesthetics of Halloween way more than Christmas, which is why there’s usually some ghoulish decoration still lingering around the home come January. I no longer pretend it’s laziness. I’ll just admit my weakness for most things creepy. So… [Continue Reading]

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KLONE’s Haunting New Post-Rock Album “Here Comes The Sun” is Out Now   Watch the Lyric Video for “Gone Up In Flames” Today via HeavyBlogisHeavy.com   ORDER “Here Comes The Sun” Here: http://klonosphere.com/klone/shop/ French post-rock/metal minstrels KLONE just released their new album, Here Comes The Sun, this past Monday via Klonosphere/Pelagic Records. Today, in celebration… [Continue Reading]

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Bad Luck Baby Put The Jinx on Me No Tomorrow Boys Hound Gawd Records, 2014 This is an overlooked gem from my seriously cluttered In-box. But we here at Indie Music-dot-C-O, are a one man outfit mostly, so WE are seriously undermanned most days. This said, I freakin’ love this disc. Oily, greasy, slippery, and… [Continue Reading]

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The Fleshtones w/The Woolly Bushmen, and The Empyres May 3, @ Will’s Pub, Orlando, Florida  Look here, Pilgrim, I wasn’t real clear on what I was seeing at first either. And I can’t  blame you for being skeptical. But this here was what you can rightly call one of  them seismic EE-vents. No foolin’. Will’s… [Continue Reading]

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Catholic Radio The Last Summer, Vol. 1 Independent Release, 2015 There’s restlessness to this collection of Catholic Radio songs which you may not hear on first listening. The songs forgo big repetitive riffing for introspective and immersive experiences at their center. Sure, you can’t escape echoes of Neil Young as a starting point, but from… [Continue Reading]

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“Honky Tonk Metal” Band SCATTERED HAMLET Announce Upcoming U.S. Tour  Announcing New Partnership with COLDCOCK WHISKEY  In the Studio Now Recording the Follow Up to Skeleton Dixie     SCATTERED HAMLET is what would happen, “If science mutated the genes of AC/DC, Motorhead, Molly Hatchet, Lynyrd Skynyrd, and Steven Jones all into one new being,… [Continue Reading]

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When I First Became Kind of Blue by M. Alberto Rivera Just after Christmas 2000, armed with a gift card for a big box electronic store, I paced the limited selection of CDs and DVDs desperately trying to find something I might enjoy. I was mostly listening to jazz, as I was bored to tears… [Continue Reading]

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New Live Album: Smoke Fairies featuring Rasputina live at St Pancras Old Church. Released June 8th: Click to Pre-Order Now   In October 2013 our friends Daniel and Melora from Rasputina arrived in London to join us and multi-instrumentalist, Neil Walsh, on a small tour of English churches and halls. With only a day to practice… [Continue Reading]

KID CONGO AND THE PINK MONKEY BIRDS PLAYING SELECT WEST COAST SHOWS WITH THE REZILLOS BEGINNING MAY 14TH Photo: Martina Fornace LISTEN TO KID’S INTERVIEW ON LIFE WITH THE CRAMPS, THE GUN CLUB AND NICK CAVE ON DANGEROUS MINDS READ KID’S STORY ‘HOW I CAME OUT OF THE CLOSET AND INTO THE STREETS’ ON HUFFINGTON… [Continue Reading]

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New Video and Tour for LA’s LAYNE LA’s femme rock gem LAYNE, is releasing her video for “Somebody“: https://youtu.be/ gK4b3Di7W4k Let me know if you’re interested in catching one of her remaining tour dates: MAY 02 Sat – Charlotte, NC – Muse 05 Tue – Raleigh, NC – The Pour House 09 Sat – Brooklyn, NY –… [Continue Reading]

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Sonny Vincent and Rocket From The Crypt: Vintage Piss LP with download card/CD Out May 12th Through Swami Records Vintage Piss is the baby whose seed was planted on the 2003 Rocket From The Crypt U.S. tour, which also paired some members of RFTC with legendary New York, 1970’s outta control Rock n Roller, Sonny… [Continue Reading]

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Official AGNOSTIC FRONT Full-Length Documentary “THE GODFATHERS OF HARDCORE” Begins Production – Coming Fall 2016   Featuring Years’ Worth of Never-Before Seen, Up Close and Personal Footage   Support the Project via Kickstarter – www.godfathersofhardcore.com Earn Unique Prizes: ESP Viper-100FM STBLK Guitar, backplate signed by AGNOSTIC FRONT One-of-a-Kind AGNOSTIC FRONT Boots Etched Brass Pins Custom… [Continue Reading]

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Fleshing it Out With Peter Zaremba of the Fleshtones interview w/ M. Alberto Rivera   The Fleshtones have been bringing their brand of Super Rock to the masses for almost four decades and are reee-aaally good at it. Like blow your doors off and bring ya back for more good. Which technically translates as great. And… [Continue Reading]

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Full Tramp Dirty Fences Slovenly Recordings, 2015 It’s like someone spiked the chocolate shakes with goofballs down at Pops Malt Shop, deep in the heart of Riverdale, where the Archies have been known to congregate before, after and heck, sometimes during band practice. And from this toxic haze of a hang-over, Dirty Fences emerged, more… [Continue Reading]

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Wanee’s Where You Wanna Be Wrap up of 2015 Festival Spirt of Suwanee State Park, Live Oak, Florida Widespread Panic, Gregg Allman, Gov’t Mule, Earth, Wind & Fire, Cheap Trick, Jaimoe’s Jasssz Band, Butch Trucks & Very Special Friends, The Word featuring: Robert Randolph, John Medeski, Luther Dickinson, Cody Dickinson & Chris Chew, Hot Tuna… [Continue Reading]

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A Quick Word With Roddy Radiation Roddy Radiation, founding member and lead guitarist of the legendary British 2 tone ska band The Specials, is embarking on his first solo tour through the Eastern United States, April 23 through May 16. Backing him will be the Baltimore/DC ska/rocksteady crew The Scotch Bonnets. No stranger to rockabilly,… [Continue Reading]

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Funeral Kab are Noisey, angry, from Texas and one of them agreed to speak with us about all the usual nonsense we always ask. Much like pornography, Music interviews are all kind of the same, except sometimes the performers change and sometimes the performers even seem interested, Here, Möist Märk, the appointed Funeral Kabbie, agrees to… [Continue Reading]

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Random Dander are a psychedelic six piece with funky rhythms and attitude. From Mission BC, Canada, this band is energized, adrenalized and consistently upbeat. Oke, Jackie, Luke and Shane stopped long enough to speak with us about important matters of the heart as well as whatwver we had to ask them. Take it away: Do… [Continue Reading]

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SPECIALS LEAD GUITARIST BLAZES TRAILS ACROSS THE US DURING 21-DATE SPRING TOUR Roddy Radiation, former lead guitarist of the legendary British ska band The Specials, is embarking on his first solo tour through the Eastern United States, April 23 through May 16. Backing him will be the Baltimore/DC ska/rocksteady crew The Scotch Bonnets. “I’m really… [Continue Reading]

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The 2015 Wanee Festival April 16-18 Spirt of Suwanee State Park, Live Oak, Florida The Wanee Music Festival is now in its Eleventh year and shows no signs of slowing down.  Held in bucolic Live Oak, Florida,  this year there’s three days of exceptional live music on tap. And should you purchase a ticket to… [Continue Reading]

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The Who by Numbers The Who Polydor, 1975 This is a sleeper hit for the once Guinness Book of World Records holding loudest band in the world. Following on the heels of of the epic and grandiose Quadrophenia, The Who did the most unexpected thing they could do. Recorded ten songs, seemingly unconnected, introspective and… [Continue Reading]

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Heart & Soul Radio Thieves Independent Release, 2014 With this full length release, “Thieves,” Heart and Soul Radio serve up a clean, well produced, catchy pop sound seasoned with alt-rock moves With a staggered beat, “Thieves In The Night (True Scars)” feels like it comes from another age. An interesting choice showing some dynamics and… [Continue Reading]

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Scarlet and the Harlots We Can’t Seem To Get Enough Independent Release, 2014 This Kent, Ohio band kicks it loud, hard and brassy. This is what happens when a theater band is left to it’s own devices because the conductor can’t show up on time. They get to noodlin’ and them bits become songs, and… [Continue Reading]

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Dirty Cheat Laura Cole Independent Release, 2015 With a voice that’s equal parts honey and whiskey, Laura Cole has released a sultry retro soul album which shakes and shimmies at every turn. With her first full length release, “Dirty Cheat,” Cole’s sound is suggestive of an era with the collective intimacy of drive-in theaters, the… [Continue Reading]

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