Author Archive | Katie Halligan

Preventer - The Club Downstairs

Preventer – The Club Downstairs – Review

A multi-faceted shoe-gaze rock project out of York, UK, Preventer recently released its new nine-song album, The Club Downstairs, on July 1. All of the music on the album is written, performed, and produced by Deedee Ashlee. Preventer – The Club Downstairs Preventer · 01 Music For Mental Cases The drums and guitar bring this […]

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Death By Platypi - Luminescent Properties

Death By Platypi – Luminescent Properties – Review

Resurfacing after a two year hiatus, electro-circuitry band Death By Platypi is about to release its new album, Luminescent Properties. Based in Durham, NC, band creator Drew VanGoghmez gathered a group of talented cohorts to help produce the new tunes for the album. Death By Platypi – Luminescent Properties A more upbeat, almost pop leaning […]

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Nick Duane - That's What You Want

Nick Duane – That’s What You Want – Review

A songwriter who has advocated for the support of original music for decades, Nick Duane plays music that resembles classic pop-rock tracks of the 80s and 90s. A talented bassist, guitarist, and vocalist, Duane released his debut album in 1996 and has since released several other tracks and compilations. Yet having not released anything since […]

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Death By Platypi - Adverse Yaw Revealing Now

Death By Platypi – Adverse Yaw Revealing Now – Review

Did you know that male platypuses inject poisonous venom from a spur on their hind feet? Although the strike usually only incapacitates a human with its painful after effects, the venom unfortunately killed Chip Oatley, former lead singer of Ohio-based band Friendly Platypus, back in 1997. Later that year, in homage to Oatley, Drew “Drewcifer” […]

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Jezzy Michaels - Fireball

Jezzy Micheals – Fireball – Review

Originally from Darwin, Australia and now based in Fort Worth, TX, Jezzy Micheals has a passion for hair metal glam-rock of the eighties and nineties. A talented songwriter, vocalist, guitarist, and bassist, Micheals released their sophomore album, Fireball on June 9. Jezzy Micheals – Fireball The title track on the album, “Fireball” starts rights off […]

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Strangely Alright

Strangely Alright – Inside A Place/Psych Film – Review

Dubbing their group as the Eclectic Traveling Minstrel Magic Music Medicine Show, quintet Strangely Alright gives you psychedelic rock with a small hint of synth waves. Formed in 2015 and based in Tacoma, Washington, Strangely Alright features vocalist Regan Lane, guitarist Sean Van Dommelen, bassist Ken Schaff, keyboardist Raymond Hayden, and drummer Jason Bair. Strangely […]

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