Photos by: Amanda Cain – Malibu, CA-based hip-hop artist Shwayze, who released his newest album, King Of The Summer, on July 17th, 2015, which follows up his last album, Shwayze Summer, out July 13th, 2013, performed at The Magic Bag in Ferndale, Michigan on August 7th with Detroit-based hip-hop group Cold English, who released their newest album, One Band. … Continue reading
Photos by: Amanda Cain – Alt country/folk-rock singer-songwriter Brandi Carlile, who released her fifth album, The Firewatcher’s Daughter, on March 3rd, 2015 via ATO, which follows up her 2012 album, Bear Creek, performed at the Royal Oak Music Theatre in Detroit, MI last night.
Photos by: Amanda Cain – Minnesota-based bluegrass/folk-rock band Trampled By Turtles, who released their seventh album, Wild Animals, on July 15th, 2014 via BanjoDad Records, which follows up their 2012 album, Stars and Satellites, performed at the Royal Oak Music Theatre in Detroit last night with Minnesota-based folk singer-songwriter John Mark Nelson, who released his third album, … Continue reading
Photos by: Amanda Cain – Folk singer-songwriter Josh Garrels, who released his seventh album, Home, on April 7th, 2015, which he recorded and self-produced in his home studio, and which is the follow-up album to his critically acclaimed 2011 album and subsequent documentary Love & War & the Sea in Between, performed at The Observatory in Santa Ana, CA … Continue reading
Photos by: Amanda Cain – Norwegian hip-hop/R&B singing/songwriting duo Nico and Vinz, who released their second album, Black Star Elephant, on September 16th, 2014 via Warner Bros., which follows up their 2012 album, The Magic Soup and the Bittersweet Faces, performed at House of Blues Anaheim last night with rock/pop singer-songwriter Jason French, who is best known for … Continue reading
Photos by: Amanda Cain – Swedish indie folk singer-songwriter Jose Gonzalez, who released his third album, Vestiges and Claws, on February 17th, 2015 via Imperial Recordings/Mute, which is the follow-up to his 2007 album In Our Nature, performed at The Regent Theatre in Los Angeles last night with Icelandic singer-songwriter Olof Arnalds, who released her newest album, … Continue reading
By: Amanda Cain – The talent is endless at this year’s Wango Tango Festival. To have a headlining acts like Kanye West, Justin Bieber, and up-and-coming artists like LunchMoney Lewis, Natalie LaRose, and Tori Kelly, this event is definitely a must see if you were lucky enough to score tickets. The event will be held at … Continue reading