From New Zealand and coming to Philly: Swallow the Rat

From New Zealand and coming to Philly: Swallow the Rat

Proving that musical synergy is not restricted by geography, Swallow the Rat is a sonic force to be reckoned with. With band members Sam Vercoe, Brian Purington, Hayden Fritchley, Stephen Horsley and Will Waters hailing from Austin, Texas and Auckland, New Zealand, Swallow the Rat offers a unique mix of NZ post-punk and Texan Psychedelia. [...]

An Interview with Frames

An Interview with Frames

"I'm one degree of separation from you baby, don't be patient. Say my name," Cries out lead singer and guitarist Sarah Phung of Richmond-based band Frames in Stay. The debut EP, Cursed, is a short and sweet selection of songs written about fleeting crushes and broken relationships. The band is signed to Philadelphia-based independent record [...]

Jon Worthy & the Bends – New Single and Album Release

Jon Worthy & the Bends – New Single and Album Release

New music alert from Nashville! Jon Worthy & the Bends are a high energy indie Americana rock band, based out of Nashville. Their 2018 album Only A Dream was produced by Lincoln Parish, former guitarist of Cage the Elephant, and since then the band has been touring non-stop across the Southeast and Midwest. They recently [...]

Philly’s Siravo: Ten years on and still making waves

Philly’s Siravo: Ten years on and still making waves

Today on the blog, we're checking out another awesome Philly-based band! Siravo, the Philadelphia-based band with New Jersey roots, combines aggressive hard rock with meaningful melodies, creating a familiar yet unique sound. Their signature blaring guitars, pounding drum beats, and soaring vocals strike an emotional chord within the listener. Siravo’s mission is simple: to create music [...]

Person of Interest: Misia Vessio – Drummer, Singer and Songwriter

Person of Interest: Misia Vessio – Drummer, Singer and Songwriter

Well folks, it's the final Person of Interest interview of 2017 and we are going out with a bang. The drummer babe being interviewed today is BEYOND talented and amazing, and I'm so thrilled to have her on the blog. Meet NYC drummer, singer and songwriter Misia Vessio... Tell us a little bit about yourself! [...]

Person of Interest: Mr. B and the Tribal Hoose

Person of Interest: Mr. B and the Tribal Hoose

It's time for another installation of Person of Interest, and in this case, a Band of Interest. We're heading down South to Nashville's Belmont University to chat with Mr. B & and the Tribal Hoose, a "live hip-hop band spreading love and happiness." Seeing as this blog is called Positive Publicity, it makes perfect sense [...]

Upcoming Performance: Vocalist All-Stars Concert

Upcoming Performance: Vocalist All-Stars Concert

Last summer, I competed in The Vocalist singing competition at the Media Theatre which, after many weeks of rehearsal, I am grateful to say I won. It was an incredible experience, and I was beyond grateful to have been able to sing on the Media Theatre stage for an entire summer alongside many talented people. [...]