Artist Interviews & Music · What's on Philadelphia

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.…… Continue reading From New Zealand and coming to Philly: Swallow the Rat

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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…… Continue reading An Interview with Frames

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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…… Continue reading Jon Worthy & the Bends – New Single and Album Release

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La Palma: Debut Album Out Now

We’re kicking off a brand new month here on Positive Publicity with an interview with Philly/DC-based musical duo, La Palma, whose debut full-length album is out today on streaming and vinyl. If you’re seeking music for your upcoming summer road trips, this is the album for you. Comprised of Tim Gibbon and Chris Walker, La Palma’s music…… Continue reading La Palma: Debut Album Out Now

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

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Entering the Phantom Dance Department with FV

Any chance to show love to a Philly band is always a very welcomed opportunity, especially when that band is of the emo-punk-pop genre, which I am a huge sucker for. And if you are too, then you should really get to know FV. If your aesthetic is “throwing a goth party in a mausoleum with…… Continue reading Entering the Phantom Dance Department with FV

Artist Interviews & Music · Person of Interest & FemFocused Interviews

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!…… Continue reading Person of Interest: Misia Vessio – Drummer, Singer and Songwriter