Author Archives: Dan Harr

Crosby Lane Signs With Mansion Entertainment

The vocal and instrumental group, Crosby Lane, recently joined the Mansion Entertainment family of artists by signing to its newly formed Mansion Americana label. Crosby Lane, named for one of the most prolific hymn writers of all time, Fanny Crosby, …
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Psychostick Post ‘Quack Kills’ Lyric Video

Are you afraid of a duck? Do you suffer from Anatidaephobia, an irrational fear that one is being watched by a duck. Well… Comedy rock kings PSYCHOSTICK will let ya know with their new lyric video “Quack Kills” featuring comedian/ …
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U2 Lead Singer Bono Gets The Comic Book Treatment

Bluewater Productions is proud to announce the release this week of a comic book biography on the life of Bono as part of their popular Fame series. Fame: Bono is available in both print and digital. Written by Michael L. Frizell with interior art by Jayfri Hashim, Fame: …
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Alcoa’s ‘Thanks You” EP Available on Vinyl Dec. 2 – Pre-Order Now

Alcoa’s Thank You EP has its roots set in setbacks. Defeater frontman and Alcoa mastermind Derek Archambault was informed by medical professionals earlier this year that he was in desperate need of a hip replacement. It sadly put any touring plans …
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Arbitrator Post New Track ‘For That Which May Appease Lions’

ARBITRATOR is a project that began in late 2010 as the brainchild of Robert Kukla and officially debut in 2011 with the EP ‘The Consummate Ascendancy’ with former drummer Corey Chernesky. Now, determined to release a full-length to top “TCA“, Kukla …
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Justin ‡ Symbol Battles Demonic Possession and Performs Self-Exorcisms in ‘Purgatory’ Music Video

Electro-Industrial rockers JUSTIN ‡ SYMBOL released their new album, V Ω I D H E A D, in October. Throughout the course of the album’s build-up and launch, JUSTIN ‡ SYMBOL has released several music videos – and he’s not …
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James McMurtry’s New Single out NOW and Pre-order Upcoming Album Today

James McMurtry spins stories with a poet’s pen (“Long Island Sound”) and a painter’s precision (“She Loves Me”). Proof: The acclaimed songwriter’s new Complicated Game. McMurtry’s first collection in six years spotlights a craftsman in absolutely peak form as he turns …
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HoneyHoney to Return with New Album in 2015

Americana duo HONEYHONEY will head into a Nashville studio in December with acclaimed producer Dave Cobb (Sturgill Simpson, Jason Isbell) to begin work on their third full-length album, set to be released on Rounder Records in 2015. In the meantime, …
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Cognizance Release Studio Video for “The Succession of Flesh”

With the recent successful release of the lyric video for “The Succession of Flesh”, COGNIZANCE are giving fans a further behind the scenes look at what went on behind the scenes during the making of their upcoming EP _INCEPTUM as …
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The Amsterdam Red Light District Streams New Album “Gone For A While” in Full

Lyon, France’s THE AMSTERDAM RED LIGHT DISTRICT (aka TARLD) will release their brand new record, Gone For A While, on November 26th via Red-Light Records. In celebration of the release next week, PunkNews.org is streaming the entire record until the …
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Nate Green To Release Debut EP “Road Map” in 2015

Country newcomer Nate Green is releasing his much-anticipated, debut EP, Road Map, on Jan. 13, with a pre-sale date of today, Nov. 21. “Back Road,” the new focal track off of Road Map, and “Wild & Free” will be available …
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Old Dominion Celebrates New Music With Fervent Nashville Audience

“One of country’s hottest buzz bands” (Taste of Country), newcomers Old Dominion lit up the stage to a packed house at Nashville’s Mercy Lounge on Wednesday, Nov. 19 to celebrate the release of their self-titled debut EP (Oct. 7 digital …
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for King & Country Appears on Cover of Pollstar This Week and Headed to Fox’s Huckabee Nov 22

On Saturday, November 22, the award-winning Australian duo for KING & COUNTRY, comprised of brothers Joel and Luke, will perform their multi-week, multi-format No. 1 hit single, “Fix My Eyes,” on the FOX network’s Huckabee, which airs Saturday and Sunday …
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Cole Swindell Releases Down Home Sessions EP Exclusively on iTunes

Breakout country music artist Cole Swindell released his brand new Down Home Sessions EP exclusively on iTunes this week, landing immediately in the No. 1 spot on the country chart and Top 10 all genre. The five song digital collection includes …
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Robin Banks Creates a “Modern Classic” on New CD Due November 25

Canadian roots music singer Robin Banks announces a November 25 release date for her self-released CD, Modern Classic, with distribution through CD Baby. Produced by acclaimed guitarist/producer Duke Robillard, who also adds his amazing guitar tones throughout the album, Modern …
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Fire In The Hamptons Release New EP “Chosen Ones”

Los Angeles-based indie quintet Fire In The Hamptons recently released their Chosen Ones EP, which is now available for purchase on all digital platforms. The band returns with their distinct combination of dance-centric 80’s beats, gritty synthesizers and intricate vocal …
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You’re NEVER Yoo Old To Make It In Music

Why your age doesn’t have to hold you back in the independent music world. Youth has always been a component of popular music culture: Sinatra, Elvis, The Beatles, Madonna, Britney Spears, One Direction, Lorde — they all got their start well before the big THREE-O. And some of them were still in their teens!
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Silver Hills – Plasticine Daydream

Daydreams, they’re truly a wonderful thing. Many a Year 9 maths class I’d spend my time day-dreaming about a girl I’d met at a party the weekend before instead of learning what Pythagorus’ Theorem was. Daydreams are a way to escape the everyday and conventional, if only for a moment. But those moments can be ever so sweet. That’s what Perth…
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High Highs – Ocean To City

If you’re a fan of getting lost in acoustic-laden melodies of thick and mesmerising dream pop that rolls over the hills like soft pillowy clouds, take a listen to High Highs. The indie-pop duo from Sydney are Jack Milas (vocalist) and Oli Chang (electronics). The High Highs make gently sweeping, airy indie pop that will make you float higher and…
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EXEK Premiere “Replicate” Video On Noisey

Based in Melbourne, E X E K made their live debut in early 2014. The quietly released a 4 track EP this summer with very little fanfare or fuss on Time /\ Space Records. As the name may suggest, the four …
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