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Screaming Females

Listen: Screaming Females Shares “Black Moon” // On Tour Now

Photo Credit: Farrah Skeiky There is a new Screaming Females track out in the world. Let us all bow our heads in reverence and then repeat that motion for exactly four minutes of shredtastic nirvana. “Black Moon” is the first [...]

September 25, 2017 News
Archie Alone

Listen: Archie Alone Shares “Motives” + “Heavy Hearts” // New EP Out 9/30

Photo Credit: Kelli McGuireSince forming in early 2012, Archie Alone has been connecting with tri-state audiences with their impassioned blend of emo and post-hardcore. Comprised of Nicole Mesce (vox/guitar), Cindy Ward (vox/guitar), Tony Mastrolia (bass) and Pete Clark (drums), the [...]

September 22, 2017 News
Michael VM

Exclusive Premiere: Michael VM Unveils “Before The Sun” // Debut LP Out 11/10

Photo Credit: Rodney Boles Longtime SIMGE readers know we hold a special place in our hearts for the now defunct The Everymen. As life moves on and new realities begin to set in so too do different artistic inspirations. The [...]

September 20, 2017 News
Oliver Ignatius

Watch: Oliver Ignatius Stokes Memories Of Aviv In “Light & Dark” Video

Photo Credit: Rafe Scobey-ThalWe’ve written about the multi-talented artist Oliver Ignatius and Mama Coco’s Funky Kitchen many times over the years, but never anything relating directly to his solo works. Recently, Ignatius unveiled a true debut single of sorts, “Light [...]

September 13, 2017 News
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SIMGE On The Scene: Roky Erickson & Death Valley Girls Played White Eagle Hall

Last week, legendary songwriter and founding member of The 13th Floor Elevators Roky Erickson headlined White Eagle Hall in Jersey City, NJ with Death Valley Girls. SIMGE Staff Photographer Mike Petzinger returned to the relatively newly reopened venue to capture [...]

September 13, 2017 Live, Reviews
Stillwave

Listen: Stillwave Returns With “She Flies A Tracer”

. Back in the Spring of ’16, we introduced all y’all SIMGE faithful to the Netherlands-based group Stillwave and their single, “What Have You.” Now, the band is back with an enveloping new track, “She Flies A Tracer.” The swirling, [...]

September 12, 2017 News
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SIMGE On The Scene: High Waisted At Sea 4 w/ Jonny Couch & Hypoluxo

Since their maiden voyage back in 2014, High Waisted has made their annual At Sea cruise synonymous with the twilight of summer in NYC. This year was no different as beautiful weather greeted floral print-wearing sailors and shredders alike as [...]

September 5, 2017 Live, Reviews
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Exclusive Premiere: Today Junior Unveils “Lee’s Anthem” // New EP Out Now

Let’s face it; more often than not, operating in the music and the arts in general can be a largely thankless experience. Play enough shows to only the sound guy and swirling doubts and frictions are sure to arise. Boston-based [...]

September 1, 2017 News
Workman Song

Exclusive Premiere: Workman Song Covers “That Summer Feeling” // Playing Welcome Campers

Well, shoot. Summer ’17 is just about over as it came and went all too fast as it does every year. That said, our friends over at The Wild Honey Pie know just how to cap off the summertime with [...]

August 31, 2017 News
Hodera

Listen: Hodera Shares “North Dakota” // New LP Out 10/20 via Take This To Heart

It’s been almost excactly two years since we reviewed Hodera’s excellent last album, United By Birdcalls. Now, the NJ-rockers are back with a new record, First Things First, their first on Take This To Heart Records. The album is led [...]

August 25, 2017 News