Hallo, we are happy to announce that Emperor X (Bar/None, Plan-It-X) is releasing a new album [UPDATE: CHECK OUT ALBUM HERE] , and to celebrate, we decided to book a German tour (that is now a … [WEITERLESEN]
We recently hinted at Emperor X releasing a new EP. Well...the EP turned into a larger project with more tracks, and Chad Matheny released it just in time for his European tour, which is happening at … [WEITERLESEN]
Nearly two years ago THE BOMBER JACKET was in its initial planning stages. There were conversations about its purpose, likely audience, goals, and more. The name TBJ began as a long-form journalism … [WEITERLESEN]
My name is Jen. I work at Believe Digital in NYC and on the side I run thebomberjacket.com.
^That is how I started many emails a couple months ago when I decided to commit to organizing … [WEITERLESEN]
Traveling to Edinburgh for just a few days, it was hard to imagine that the namesake for the group Bastard Mountain wasn't in fact Arthur's Seat, the city's highest crag with a patchwork of yellow wild flowers and spotted with bunnies darting from stone staircases, behind broken fences and into the … [WEITERLESEN]
Instead of dueling it out, The Lowest Pair picks banjos and sings in perfect equilibrium. Despite the duo's midwestern origins and current home base of Olympia, Washington, their music is coated in the sparkling dewdrops of the Appalachian dawn. It will resonate with any person who has even the … [WEITERLESEN]
Roz and the Rice Cakes may not yet be famous worldwide, but in the hearts of those that have gotten to know their music—particularly via one of their engaging, high energy live gigs—they hold a very special place. In fact it was the band’s super loyal fan base that foot the bill for the production … [WEITERLESEN]
The world of theater might not be the first thing that comes to mind when considering experimental hip-hop, but for Shaban, the stage name for producer Hannes Gwisdek, it served as an organic touchstone for his style. After scoring a number of pieces in Germany and working with rapper Käptn Peng, … [WEITERLESEN]
Note from the editor: Usually we maintain a variation of AP-guide styling in our articles and employ "American English" instead of "British English." This article is however an exception, due to its subject matter, the way in which it is written, and the fact that it is written by a British author. … [WEITERLESEN]
Festival season is already underway, and with it means painful choices. Those choices aren't limited to which artists to see, however. They also include how much money to spend, and unfortunately, that can end up being a fair amount. Between unforgiving schedules and high price points, attendees who … [WEITERLESEN]
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