Interview with Elliot & the Ghost
Apr19

Interview with Elliot & the Ghost

ELLIOT & THE GHOST By Rick Perez I first saw Elliot & the Ghost play a set when I was taking some photos for for this venue called Good Room in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. As soon as they finished their first song, I knew I had to remember these guys. They put on a show like true rock stars and I’ve been following them ever since. When I had the opportunity to shoot and interview them, I was way ecstatic! I interviewed Will Thompson...

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The Darkness Show Review
Apr17

The Darkness Show Review

The Darkness Show Review By Harriet Kaplan Emerging young rock bands can learn alot from The Darkness. Newcomers should probably take notes on how this U.K. supergroup works the stage with aplomb and panache. With no shortage in confidence and charisma, they simply blew away their enthusiastic, fanatic audience. At The Belasco Theater, the colorful band with a stadium-sized mentality, dealt in always big, always over-the-top gestures...

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Interview with Erica Chase
Apr15

Interview with Erica Chase

Erica Chase By Harriet Kaplan Emerging new artist Erica Chase has a pop/rock sound that sets her apart from the current crop of female vocalists “with a grittier and unique” sound. The Los Angeles-based singer/songwriter/guitarist offers up an Adele/Sam Smith/Ed Sheeran vibe that should whet the appetite of music listeners with her first single and accompanying eclectic video for “Paris.” Chase has been through...

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Interview with Bizzythowed
Apr12

Interview with Bizzythowed

Bizzythowed By Harriet Kaplan Urban hard-rocker, Bizzythowed, has new single out, “GTBO,” which is from his forthcoming EP, Blank Check, Volume I, due out April 8. The Texas-based writer/producer has also played guitar on Grammy-award winner, The Weeknd’s, album Beauty Behind the Madness (“Best Urban Contemporary Album”). Bizzythowed has worked alongside some of the music industry’s biggest names, including Nicki...

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Interview with Gayana
Apr07

Interview with Gayana

Gayana By Harriet Kaplan Gayana is based in Moscow, Russia but hoping to expand their music and fan base throughout Europe and the U.S. by singing lyrics in English “to attract a worldwide audience.” The group formed in 2013 and released its first album “Reborn” and now is promoting its latest effort “Kingdom.” Fronted by the group’s namesake, Gayana Boytsova, and her husband, Vova Boytsov,...

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