Author Archives: Dan Harr

Vid O’ The Week – Gang of Youths

Thank goodness Gang of Youths moved to the United States. If they decided to shoot the video for their latest single Poison Drum here in their home town of Sydney, we’d have yet another video of a bunch of dorks walking down King Street in Newtown – absolutely the last thing we need. Instead, GOY have taken to the streets of the far more interesting Los Angeles, trading in the townhouse rowed alleys for wide open strip malls and the Coopers Pale…
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Stevie Lee Woods Is Showing California Girls How To Go Country

Krazy Town Records recording artist Stevie Lee Woods gives new meaning to the phrase “high energy” with his latest single “California Girls Have Gone Country” from his new album Pretty Feet. Over Stevie’s career he has recorded four albums, charted …
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Natalie Stovall and The Drive Releases New Single “Mason Jar”

Natalie Stovall and the Drive are excited to get some brand new music out to their fans with the release of their latest single, “Mason Jar.”  The song, written by Sarah Buxton, Jesse Frasure and Tina Parol, is a flirtatious …
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Exorcise Your Demons with CHRYSALIS: Catch the Dual Premiere of “My Forsaken” Video

Today, SoCal experimental metal group CHRYSALIS are unleashing their brand new music video for the track ‘My Forsaken’, cut from their new album Focus On The Center. The music video is being simultaneously premiered via Revolver Magazine and Metal Hammer …
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Country Newcomer April Kry’s Scorching New Video For “Beauty Queen”

“Beauty Queen,” the hot new video from country newcomer April Kry, premiered on Billboard.com Monday, and the digital single was released on Tuesday. Written by Jennifer Pappas, JP Rende and Kathryn Raio, “Beauty Queen” is the story of a local southern …
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Leading Music Retailer JON HABER’S DEC3 Premieres New Single 8/6

It’s been a long time coming, but Jon Haber has  finally managed to achieve a goal he’s had since he was six years old, when he first picked up a guitar, releasing his debut album, DEC3 through his own Raddist …
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Lyndsey Highlander Announces New Concert Series in Nashville

A void in Nashville’s live music scene will soon be filled by a new monthly concert series, The Stomp. Every second Thursday of the month the rising women in Country music will come together to put on an unprecedented show …
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Mason Summit – Absentee

“I never took a look around, no/Mostly I looked at the ground/Till I got to know her/Now I see the gentle faces/Buildings, parks and pretty places/Since I got to know her,” sings Los Angeles singer/songwriter Mason Summit on “Better Half,” one of twelve self-penned songs on his debut album “Absentee.” Produced by this 17-year-old multi-instrumentalist, recorded in Echo Park, California, along with veteran musicians, and released on the…
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Nine Critical Things You Should Know About Publicity Before You Make Your First Move

You have your music, your vision, and you are eager to make that first move in the world of PR. But before I jump into what you’re here for, the nine critical things you should now about PR, we need to be sure that your ready to begin such a relationship with the media. It’s not a matter of feeling ready, it’s a matter of being ready. Before you even begin thinking about PR, you need to have what I refer to as your social media…
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Mike Sempert To Release ‘Mid Dream Complete Sessions’ LP

Mike Sempert is thrilled to announce the release of the ‘Mid Dream Complete Sessions’ LP out August 26th on Velvet Blue Music. The album features 6 bonus tracks to Sempert’s debut solo album ‘Mid Dream’ (released earlier this Summer) including …
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Crown The Empire’s ‘The Resistance: Rise of the Runaways’ Debuts at #7 on Billboard Top 200

Dallas, TX’s Crown The Empire had a major first week with the release of their sophomore Rise Records effort, The Resistance: Rise of the Runaways. With the help of their loyal fans dubbed “Runaways”, the album landed at #7 on …
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Alvvays Premieres New Video on Noisey

Alvvays have unveiled the video for their breakthrough single “Archie, Marry Me”. The hazy, sun-kissed clip accompanies one of this summer’s most talked about indie tracks and lands just before the band readies for a busy and in-demand international tour …
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Rockers Foxtrot Uniform’s ‘Cisco’ Cracks Code on Sept. 2

From the minute they became a band in 2011, Foxtrot Uniform formed their own musical language, speaking through sinuous grooves, intriguing textures and nods to some unexpected historical references. On their Sept. 2, 2014, release, Cisco, the Dallas-Fort Worth band …
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Dirty Loops Release New Track “Accidentally in Love”

Swedish Pop trio Dirty Loops have released yet another “incredibly infectious” track – “Accidentally in Love.” The track will be available on their upcoming record, Loopified, out August 19 via Verve Records Formed in 2009, Dirty Loops is a Swedish …
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Queensryche with Geoff Tate to Change its Name to “Operation: Mindcrime”

On the very day his “Farewell Tour” as Queensryche begins, Geoff Tate – one of rock’s quintessential front men and the lead vocalist heard on all Queensryche hits since the inception of the band – has announced that his current …
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Larkin Poe To Release Debut CD “Kin” Oct. 14

Restoration Hardware’s music platform, RH Music, will release Larkin Poe’s full-length debut on October 14 in the U.S. and on August 25 in the U.K. The two Atlanta-based sisters signed with RH Music in September, 2013 after self-releasing a series …
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Dave Lombardo’s PHILM Announces Release of Sophomore Album “Fire From The Evening Sun”

Dave Lombardo’s PHILM has announced that their long awaited second studio album, Fire From The Evening Sun, will be released on the band’s new label, UDR Music, on September 16, 2014 in the US (September 15 in UK/September 12 in …
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COIN Sign To StarTime Intl. / Columbia Records

COIN is Chase Lawrence (lead vocals), Joe Memmel (guitar/backup vocals), Ryan Winnen (drums) and Zach Dyke (bass). They formed a little over 2 years ago in Nashville after meeting at Belmont University. Over the past few months, while finishing up …
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RED Launches Ten Bands One Cause on Pink Vinyl Pressed For Breast Cancer Awareness Month

RED Distribution launches Ten Bands One Cause, a new retail initiative in support of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month this October. Ten bands have joined forces to reissue ten titles September 30 on pink vinyl for the cause which is sponsoring …
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LA Duo Vow Streaming Lana Del Rey Cover of “Pretty When You Cry” on UK’s Clash Music

LA duo Vow are premiering a cover of Lana Del Rey’s “Pretty When You Cry” on Clash Music. Vow’s “Make Me Yours” EP will be released on August 12 via The Native Sound. To pre-order on iTunes click here. To …
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