Speak Into My Good Eye

All posts by Josh Hershkovitz

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Live Review: Rancid & The Dropkick Murphys Played The Stone Pony

The year was 2006. I was still in community college pretending to have a clue what my plan in life was. I had been playing guitar for a few years but never joined a band. A coworker of mine named [...]

August 9, 2017 Live, Reviews
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Live Review: Sum 41 Played Starland Ballroom w/ As It Is & Senses Fail

Once again I found myself in front of the stage at Starland Ballroom, prepping to watch one of my favorite bands perform songs I grew up listening to. Sum 41 has had more influence on my life than practically any [...]

November 14, 2016 Live, Reviews
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Interview: Catching Up With The Interrupters On Warped Tour

If you are in the ska-punk scene and haven’t been listening to everything The Interrupters put out, you’ve been messing up pretty bad. This band has made more progress in the scene in the last two years than most bands [...]

July 26, 2016 Features, Interviews
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Interview: Catching Up With Less Than Jake Out On Warped Tour

Less Than Jake – the band that has had more influence on my sound than any other band I’ve ever listened to – was the second interview of my Fake Famous career! I’ve hung out with the guys of Less [...]

July 22, 2016 Features, Interviews
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Interview: Reel Big Fish Talk Warped Tour & Their 25th Anniversary

Every year, we all ask ourselves the question: Is Warped Tour worth going to this year? For the second time in my life, the answer was a clear “YES!” There was so much talent on this tour that I didn’t [...]

July 21, 2016 Features, Interviews
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EP Review: Bumpin Uglies – Better. Faster. Stronger.

Summer’s almost here, and with it comes my favorite part of the year: new music season! Well, at least new ska and reggae season, which is right up my alley. I first met Bumpin Uglies back in March where they [...]

April 29, 2016 New Music, Reviews
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Live Review: Big D and the Kids Table, Teenage Halloween, Counterpunch, Doped Up Dollies & Castle Black Played Brighton Bar

All Photos Credited: Fake Famous Photography Anyone who has ever opened up for one of their favorite bands can tell you how excited they are the days, weeks or even months leading up to the show. Hell, I’ve opened up [...]

April 26, 2016 Live, Reviews
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Album Review: Fun While You Wait – Continuity // New Single “Target” Exclusively Premiering

You know that worried feeling you get after seeing a band a good 20+ times? The one that makes you think it may be hard to be surprised by anything they do? Fun While You Wait still surprise me, and [...]

April 8, 2016 New Music, Reviews
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Live Review: Less Than Jake, Mephiskapheles & Westbound Train Played The Foundry At The Fillmore

When I was in high school, one of my best friends (shout out to Lella!) gave me a burned copy of Hello Rockview by Less Than Jake. 10 years later and this is still my favorite album by my favorite [...]

March 22, 2016 Live, Reviews
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Live Review: Ballyhoo!, Bumpin Uglies & The Rooftop Played The Saint

There are few moments in life that make you feel more depressed than getting excited for an incredible show months in advance, forgetting to get tickets, then finding out the tiny venue has sold out! I scrambled to find tickets [...]

March 17, 2016 Live, Reviews