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CHROME PONY – Debut Video “Ciggy Stardust”

CHROME PONY – Debut Video “Ciggy Stardust”

Fresh off their stint at SXSW, Tyler Davis (Guitar / Vocals ) and Kyle Davis (Drums / Guitar / Vocals ) of the Nashville duo Chrome Pony, release their debut video “Ciggy Stardust”. “Ciggy Stardust” is part of the recently released full length album, “Lazy Bones” from Blacktooth Records.  “Lazy Bones” is anything but lazy. Forged from [...]

March 21, 2013 pitchshifter Featured, Reviews 0

THE HELIGOATS – NEW ALBUM “BACK TO THE ACHE”

THE HELIGOATS – NEW ALBUM “BACK TO THE ACHE”

Back To The Ache is scheduled to be released on CD and digital though Greyday Records (I Was Totally Destroying It, Shipbuilding Co.) on March 19th with a vinyl release following on May 21st. The Heligoats is comprised with Chris Otepka (vocals/guitar), Nate Lanthrum (drummer), Steve Mitchell (guitars/keys), Dave James (bass), Nick Lombardo (keys) with added [...]

March 7, 2013 pitchshifter Reviews 0

The Hounds Below @ Double Door – Chicago

The Hounds Below @ Double Door – Chicago

Outside the Dial’s own Mr. Awesome caught up with The Hounds Below and was able to jaw with them before their gig at the Double Door. The show at the Double Door exceeded my expectations. The performance which The Hounds Below gave was amazing and they had set the stage for the other bands playing [...]

October 3, 2012 pitchshifter Reviews 0

Rockin’ Minute Review – NadaStrom

Rockin’ Minute Review – NadaStrom

Big C with a Rockin’ Minute Review! bigc@outsidethedial.com [...]

May 16, 2012 pitchshifter Reviews 0

Fuser

Fuser

DoIt Records brings me some new tracks from the hard rocking band Fuser and I was blown away by their sound and was hooked from the beginning guitar riffs of “If I was”. Self proclaimed Kick Ass Atomic rockers Fuser is from an island you might have heard of…New Zealand! They have been tearing up [...]

December 15, 2011 pitchshifter Reviews 0

Jeff Who? live at The Bedford

Jeff Who? live at The Bedford

By Tedward Bouillon Just one night after playing in the big apple, Icelandic pop rock quintet Jeff Who? hit the second city, playing The Bedford in Wicker Park on Tuesday night. When I walked into the bar, I kid you not: Bjork was on. Coincidence? I got a pint and found a pillar to lean [...]

December 9, 2011 Wolfarelli Reviews 0

The Electric Boa

The Electric Boa

As we navigate though the sonic world, the area that housed the world of rock is becoming painfully smaller. The place where rock has once thrived and flourished is being replaced with television manufactured pop “idols” or premade bands created solely generate revenue for corporate labels. However, some have refused to be pushed out and [...]

December 8, 2011 pitchshifter Reviews 0

Bethesda

Bethesda

“When an artist or group combines 2 or more styles of music together, they are taking a chance on whether people will like the sound or not. Bethesda is one of the lucky few bands who have successfully done that. With their upbeat Indie Rock and Folk Music combo, Bethesda has achieved nationwide status where [...]

December 8, 2011 pitchshifter Reviews 0

Cyphar

Cyphar

“Rap metal has always been the ugly step child of rock. Very few artists have emerged out of the depths of the underground and into the spotlight..Limp Bizkit and P.O.D. …im looking at you. However I believe I have just listened to a song that will change everything we have ever thought of the poorly [...]

December 8, 2011 pitchshifter Reviews 0

Winter Severity Index

Winter Severity Index

“Winter Severity Index is an all-woman band from Italy, which their musical talents & interests show in their music. Each member of this band was in the music business before the band formed in 2008, their friendship & common interests in music luckily brought them together. They play music that sounds like it’s from the [...]

December 7, 2011 pitchshifter Reviews 0

Lonehill Estate

Lonehill Estate

“Have you ever wondered what it would sound like if you mixed music from Prodigy, The Bloodhound Gang, and Fallout Boy all together? Well, look no further. Lonehill Estate plays “Dance-Rock” music that will surely make you want to Daans! Lonehill Estate has taken the Electro genre in a new direction, and has had much [...]

December 5, 2011 pitchshifter Reviews 0

Nova

Nova

“While many great bands have come from California, Nova is on their way. Based in Watsonville, California, Nova is an Alternative rock band who has an essence of Punk in their music. Even though the band was founded in 2005, they sound as if they have been playing much longer. The slight raspy voice of [...]

December 5, 2011 pitchshifter Reviews 0