In August 2009 and June 2010 I thought I was going to see Silversun Pickups. They were on the bill for festivals I was going to, I had circled them on my schedule as a set to see, and then, for some reason, both times I opted for other options.
As a Silversun Pickups record, "Neck of the Woods" sounds exactly like you'd expect it to: cascading guitars, distorted shimmer and Nikki Monninger's breathily-insistent vocals cosseted in waves of reverb that wash through the speakers.
Mon May 13
Muhammad "Mvstermind" Austin is a Saint Louis producer and rapper, and he just released his latest album, Artistically Day Dreaming. Mvstermind is a member of Musical Masterminds Entertainment, a collection of local artists pursuing music together. His new album takes the listener on a journey through is past accompanied by captivating production.
Click here to download "80-D" from Artistic Day…
Mon May 6
Living Room Lava is an emerging St. Louis rock band that falls somewhere in between pop rock and metal. The group features Tony Crown on vocals and rhythm guitar, Colton Aikridge on lead, Paul Peters on bass and Phil Villacis on drums. Three quarters of Living Room Lava sat down with Ryan Spearman in studio A to talk about the group's back story, their new release, and the music business in the 21st century.
Click Here to download Sitting Bull from Living Room Lava's self-titled…