Post-hardcore band Placeholder from Pennsylvania is making a name for themselves by writing music that is lyrically honest from personal experiences. Front man Brandon Gepfer and the rest of the band just got back home from a US tour. In May they are heading back out on another tour in the US and a couple
I remember seeing the movie Loser back in middle school with my group of friends and we would typically see embarrassing movies of this nature. While Loser might not have been the most memorable in film history, it did leave behind one great musical discovery… Wheatus. Many of us remember the song Teenage Dirtbag with
We first gave you all a peek into the T.G.I.F (Thank God I’m Fresh) clothing line through our Friday Feature a couple weeks back. (Check that out here). They pack a dope line with a whole lot of freshness. I caught up with the founders Jahi Roosevelt and Al Maddin to delve deeper into their
This Friday Feature focuses on the short film Zero. I first watched this short a few months ago at the request of my roommate. Knowing my affinity for stop motion and dark content in films, she insisted I watch it. I immediately loved it. It’s unfortunate that short film is such an overlooked genre, because
Dave Summers works with some amazing bands like Underoath, Thursday, La Dispute, Native, Thrice, Pianos Become The Teeth and many more. He makes a point to connect with the artists and not just show up at a concert, take a picture, then leave. He says that making a connection with the band members is crucial.
I came across these videos the other day from one of our audience members, Dani, who kindly shared them on our Facebook page. They embody such great messages and I had to share them with all of you. A career in the arts is not easy. It takes a certain type of attitude, passion, and
The artist and person you become is comprised by the influences that you grew up with. They contribute to building your character, voice, and vision. In order to continue the cycle of inspiration, it is important to understand where these influences come from. It is essential that generations pass onto each other their knowledge and