Speak Into My Good Eye

All posts by Mike Mehalick


Track x Track: decker. – Into The Red

Never give up and always follow your artistry. This has been the guiding principle at the heart of the Sedona, AZ-based psych-folk rocker decker. throughout his career. His latest album, Into The Red, brings the sum of his experiences to [...]

August 25, 2017 Features
Plaid Dracula

Exclusive Premiere: Plaid Dracula Unveils “Florida” // New EP Out 10/4

In need of a new glam-punk, power-chord-led banger to let loose to? Brooklyn-based rockers Plaid Dracula have just what you’re looking for. Comprised of Sam Gelernter (guitar), Ethan Schneider (drums), and Rachel Adler (bass), the band is readying to release [...]

August 24, 2017 News
Dizzy Bats

Exclusive Premiere: Dizzy Bats Unveil “I’m Listening” // New EP Out 9/19

Back in January of 2015, we first featured the NYC-based rockers Dizzy Bats and their LP, Girls. Since then, the band comprised of Connor Frost (vocals, guitars, trumpets), Dave Ma (vocals, bass), Jared Sochinsky (guitars) and Derek Swink (drums) released [...]

August 22, 2017 News
Gloom Balloon

Exclusive Premiere: Gloom Balloon Shares “A Sky That Looks Like A Bruise” // New LP Out 9/1

Photo Credit: James Dean Defying any sort of easy classification, the multifaceted musical duo of Patrick Tape Fleming and Christopher Ford, better known as Gloom Balloon, craft deep soundscapes that play with lo-fi sonics and swelling strings. Their second LP, [...]

August 17, 2017 News
Dead Stars

Exclusive Premiere: Dead Stars Unveil “Precious Things” // New LP Out 9/1

Photo Credit: Rick Perez A lot has happened for Brooklyn-based rockers Dead Stars since I first met them back at the 4Knots Festival in 2014. The band comprised of Jeff Moore (guitars, vocals), Jaye Moore (drums) and John Watterberg (bass) [...]

August 15, 2017 News
The Big Drops

Track x Track: The Big Drops – Time, Color

A few weeks back, The Big Drops, well, dropped their excellent and eclectic debut album, Time, Color via self-release. We’ve already featured singles “By The Water” and “Baskets of Love” which, on their own, showcases the group’s expansive talents, but [...]

August 2, 2017 Features

Announcing The 4th Annual 24 Hour Songwriting Challenge

Time, well, flies. Almost three years to the day a lonely man boy conceived of a project wherein he would enlist a number of talented and generous-with-their-time-and-talents musicians to write and record a brand spankin’ new song in 24 hours [...]

July 26, 2017 News
Mr. Flannery & His Feelings

Track x Track: Mr. Flannery & His Feelings – Try Your Hardest

Photo Credit: Mark La Rosa After enough time spent in any discipline, especially the arts, you’d be hard pressed to blame someone for being a little bit jaded. That cannot be said of the Jersey City-based musician and producer Michael [...]

July 12, 2017 Features
The Kickback

Exclusive Premiere: Watch The Kickback Play “I Taste My Own Blood” Live From Coffee Haus Studios

Photo Credit: Jake Gravbrot Almost two years to the day, I fell for Chicago rockers The Kickback and their single, “White Lodge.” Now, the band is back with a new LP, Weddings & Funerals, due out this Friday, July 14th. [...]

July 11, 2017 News
Chadbourne Oliver

Exclusive Premiere: Chadbourne Oliver Unveils Debut Single, “Bad Boys III”

It’s rare that debut singles leap out of the speakers in quite the way Chadbourne Oliver’s does, but that becomes less surprising when you consider his connection with our friends at Mama Coco’s Funky Kitchen. Swaggering, psych-soulful and chock full [...]

July 11, 2017 News