Church Is Burning Down
Oct14

Church Is Burning Down

Tomas Doncker By Dani Kowalczyk “Yes, it does feel like I’ve only put a band-aid on this bullet wound, a sonic salve to temporarily ease the sting. Maybe one day the bleeding will stop. Maybe. One day…” What Tomas Doncker is referring to here, what Tomas is trying to explain and share is one horrific event, The Charleston Massacre. Tomas, a veteran of the 1970’s Blues/Soul scene of New York, has seen many...

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Interview with Sea Change
Oct13

Interview with Sea Change

Sea Change By Serenat Kivilcim What is it about electronic pop that runs like ice water through our veins and hooks our senses like a dose of molly in a raving night club. It’s the flowing rhythm and drum sequences that subside and pull us in to anticipate the inevitable kick of the soul penetrating bass line. If you are an electro junkie, then you know what I’m talking about. Ellen Sundes a.k.a. Sea Change is a shining star amidst an...

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Chelsea Wolfe / Wovenhand Show Review
Oct12

Chelsea Wolfe / Wovenhand Show Review

By Eric Evans You can tell a lot about an artist by the passion they inspire in fans. Portland audiences are notoriously late to shows, often skipping the opening acts altogether and strolling in at 9:30 or 10PM just in time to grab a beer and saunter closer to the stage for the headliner. Not so with Chelsea Wolfe: the line formed outside the Hawthorne Theater a solid hour before doors opened. The result was that solid opener...

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Interview with Hungry Skinny
Oct11

Interview with Hungry Skinny

HUNGRY SKINNY By Rick Perez San Francisco based rockers Hungry Skinny, with their evocative sound and stripped down dandy style, have been tearing up Bay Area venues since 2011. Members Garrett Riley (vocals/guitar), Sean Paulhus (vocals/bass), Remy Vale (guitar), and Ty Thorpe (drums) are quickly building up momentum throughout the West Coast, and finally dropped their self-titled album, HUNGRY SKINNY, September 26th, 2015. BoC got...

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Cosby Kids
Oct09

Cosby Kids

NAVE By Dani Kowalczyk As a Philadelphia native, Nave has landed and packed some of the most reputable venues in the city. He’s expanded to Delaware, New Jersey and the BKS1 BBQ Radio regularly spins his tracks. Nave’s most recent single, “Cosy Kids”, speaks to his popularity and likeness to Chicago’s own Kendrick Lamar, Kanye West, and even a little Drake sprinkled in. Referencing Slum Village,...

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