The Case for Indie Music Promoters – An Observation From a Former Music Exec

The Reverend Horton Heat are playing in West Palm Beach this weekend and I bet that you had absolutely no idea. The godfather of modern rockabilly will be within a 50 mile radius of the core readership of this publication and no one knows a damn thing about it. From personal experience, I have found that venues too many times circumvent the […]

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SummerSlam 2014 Review: The Pay-Per-View We Deserved (*spoilers*)

Since Wrestlemania in April, there haven’t been any storylines that have culminated the way neither fans nor I thought they should. WWE consistently seemed to believe that fans had Alzheimer’s with the pumping out of watered down plots that held no real substance. Every year, SummerSlam is usually the turning point to set up for Royal Rumble and Wrestlemania. It’s what […]

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6 Pumpkin Beers You Need To Drink This Fall

It’s getting to that time of year, one of my favorite times as a craft beer drinker, Pumpkin Season! Now to those unbaptized in the craft beer customs please don’t make that face and think to yourselves, “A pumpkin beer!?!” Yes, pumpkin beers are coming and they are delicious!  With known brands like Samuel Adams, Southern Tier and Dogfish Head there […]

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Primitive Sounds For A Modern World, Let’s Get Depressed

Jonny Manak and his crew (well, rhythm section anyways) of Depressives have added another full-length into their ever-growing arsenal of Turbojugend-approved musical missives. Is it new and world-shattering? No. Is it solid rock and roll that invites the notions of narcotics, alcohol and beach babes shivering in the ‘Frisco fog? Yes. It’s a solid mish-mash of 50’s/60’s pop and surf […]

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