Speak Into My Good Eye

All posts by Mike Mehalick

CoolDad Music

Friends Celebrate 5 Years Of CoolDad Music In Their Own Words

Almost five years to the date, a beautiful baby blog was brought into the world by the name of CoolDad Music. Over the years, the site’s Jim Appio has welcomed music lovers of all stripes not only to his wealth [...]

March 24, 2017 Features, Interviews
Jersey Beat

Jersey Beat To Celebrate 35 Years With Show At Maxwell’s

Growing up in New Jersey, SIMGE founder Chris Rotolo and I were extremely fortunate to have a plethora of talented, independent artists to cover when we were first starting out in our writing careers. We’ve also been lucky to meet, [...]

March 23, 2017 News
Little Person

Listen: Little Person Shares “Solemn Is The Only Word” // New EP Out 4/3

Photo Credit: Tommy Kha Following a change of coasts, the now Brooklyn-based band Little Person is gearing up to make strides in their new city. On April 3rd, the group primarily comprised of brothers Max and Nicky Weinbach will release [...]

March 23, 2017 News
tru

Listen: Trü Shares “Trouble” + “Fool’s Gold” // Playing Brooklyn Bazaar + The Meatlocker

Photo Credit: Robert Scheuerman Initially popping up last August, Montclair-based alt-rockers Trü have been hitting the live scene hard ever since. They dropped a promising demo back in November, which I’m only getting to now, but given everything they’ve been [...]

March 21, 2017 News
Arenal

Stream: Arenal – Processional

Back towards the end of 2015, we had NJ-based artist Arenal give us his top songs of the year. Since then, Arenal (real name Adam Reck) has popped up with some remix work while working on his latest collection of [...]

March 21, 2017 New Music, Reviews
Super Snake

Track x Track: Super Snake Breaks Down Their New LP, Leap of Love

A few years back, I had the pleasure of having a candid chat with Jerry Jones at the Wonder Bar. Most recently, Jones released his latest full length with the monster riff-crafting group Super Snake in the form of Leap [...]

March 20, 2017 Features
Caitlin Pasko

Listen: Caitlin Pasko Shares “Me Alone” // New Album Out Now

Easily the most rewarding part of Speak Into My Good Eye is meeting new people. I owe my last job to it, my last two relationships and countless other experiences and relationships I’ll cherish forever. A few weeks back, I [...]

March 20, 2017 News
Thee Creeps

Exclusive Premiere: Thee Creeps Whip Up A Fuzz-Punk Frenzy With “Shitluck”

There are innumerable ways one can deal with things just not working out, like, ever. One of my preferred healthy avenues is to go out to a show and pound my ears with glorious, frenzied, fuzzy rock stylings. Flemington’s Thee [...]

March 17, 2017 News
Scarves

Exclusive Premiere: Scarves Hit The Mat In Their New Video For “Off Script”

Photo Credit: Mary Robbins The vast, lonely distances, real and emotional, from one point to another in America has always been a rich mine to well for musicians looking to tell their own lovelorn or hopelessly aspirational truth. Each stretch [...]

March 15, 2017 News
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SIMGE On The Scene: Ruby The Hatchet, Hot Blood, Sammy Kay & Vanessa Silberman Played The Stone Pony

Last week, Ruby The Hatchet, Hot Blood, Sammy Kay and Vanessa Silberman all took to the legendary Stone Pony stage in Asbury Park, NJ. The show featured Ruby The Hatchet previewing new material off of their hotly anticipated follow up [...]

March 15, 2017 Live, Reviews