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 [...]

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. [...]

Winning the Vocalist Competition & Singing on TV

Winning the Vocalist Competition & Singing on TV

I recently competed in a Philadelphia-based singing competition, which I'm happy to say I've won! The Vocalist, formally known as Delco Idol, and is held each summer at the Media Theatre. I've watched this competition as an audience member for years now, and it's quite surreal to have won. I also competed in The Vocalist once [...]