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The Grapes of Wrath

The Grapes of Wrath Celebrates High Road

March 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Grapes of Wrath played a private show on Tuesday night at the SoHo house, an elegant members-only club. With the pre-show hype established, I was excited to see how they would celebrate the release...

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Delta Will

Delta Will EP Release @ The Piston

March 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

So…looping. Not a new thing, obviously, but something that seems to be making a resurgence that is sweeping the indie rock scene these days. I’ve always been impressed by it; it takes a lot of...

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Hollerado

Hollerado Album Release Show w/ Fred Penner

February 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

The long-awaited release of Hollerado’s newest album White Paint was cause for celebration at The Rivoli this past Tuesday night. The room was abuzz while the on-lookers were gingerly drinking their free Steam Whistle, sheltered...

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Tryst with Trust

February 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

It’s Friday night at Lee’s Palace and there’s a lot of fucking toques in the room. It’s that type  of crowd: a mix of twenty-something, hoser hipster dudes and pretty girls in black-rimmed glass and...

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I first fell in love with The Great Hall at CMW last year. On this blistering cold night I was eager to allow the place to envelope me in its warmth. Greeted by the sight...

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Here we go, last night of the Fest. Hate to say it, but both Jeff and I were running late and sadly enough missed the first band, Cell Memory & Castle If but made it...

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Let’s face it, a music Fest in the winter is a lot less exciting than one in the summer.  It takes a lot to get people to battle that bitter cold as they transfer from...

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The day was winding down at work on a February Friday when I received notice from Genevieve Lui – The Take Media’s fearless leader – that the show I was doing write-up for had an...

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Tokyo Police Club w/ Hollerado & Topanga

December 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

Let’s be honest. Getting to Sound Academy isn’t easy. There are few bands I would make the trek for (call me a venue snob if you must, but come on people, it’s FAR!). I did...

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Audio Blood Throws a Rager

December 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

On an unseasonably warm Friday night in December, my faithful cowboy boots were scurrying towards the good ole Sneaky Dee’s for Audio Blood’s 4th anniversary party. At the door, before I could bring my name...

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