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Live Review: Sleater-Kinney + Lizzo Destroyed Terminal 5 Last Night

It feels like every review of anything Sleater-Kinney needs to have a two paragraph article explaining the history of Riot Grrl, the music scene of the Pacific Northwest, and whatever else the fans of Portlandia with few-to-no toes dipped in [...]

February 27, 2015 Live, Reviews, Uncategorized

Leonia, NJ Garage-Punk Outfit Darkwing Drop Guest Filled Rager “Human Zoo”, Playing St. Vitus

Leonia, NJ garage-punkers Darkwing are gearing up to release their new EP later this March 15th at The Meatlocker. Now the band shares the riotous, disconcerting-in-a-fun-way new single “Human Zoo” featuring members of Huldra and Ides, Zakk Mild and Jillian [...]

January 28, 2015 News, Uncategorized
Radiator Hospital

Sam Cook-Parrott (Radiator Hospital) ++ Allison Crutchfield (Swearin’) Cover Lucinda Williams

Radiator Hospital’s excellent 2014 LP Torch Songs recently landed on SIMGE’s Top 50 LPs of 2014 and the Philadelphia outfit’s frontman Sam Cook-Parrott has resurfaced with a cover of the Lucinda Williams’ “Something About What Happens”. Tapped to provide her haunting vocals to the [...]

January 5, 2015 Uncategorized
Mackenzie Shivers

New York Songwriter Mackenize Shivers Makes A Lasting Impact With “Éire”

Born and raised in Tampa, FL, Mackenzie Shivers lives up to her last name as she engenders that feeling whenever listening to her music. Shivers began playing piano at age four and started writing songs at age five. Represented by [...]

December 1, 2014 News, Uncategorized
Lightning Jar

SIMGE Survey: Get To Know Sean Marshall Of Lightning Jar Who Play APYC On 12/19

It’s been a hot minute since we last heard from NJ folksters Lightning Jar. This is likely due to Sean Marshall’s recent move to Columbus, Ohio earlier this year. That all changes when Lightning Jar returns for a Homecoming Holiday [...]

November 25, 2014 Uncategorized
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SIMGE On The Scene: Australian Pink Floyd Dazzled At Best Buy Theatre (PHOTOS)

SIMGE Staff Photographer Robert Juckett: Australian Pink Floyd’s ‘Set The Controls’ 2014 World Tour came to a close in NYC recently. As there North American leg of the Tour was winding down, APF made stops at the Tower Theatre in [...]

November 13, 2014 Uncategorized

Listen: Allusondrugs Hammer Home A Grunge-Rock Trip On “I Should Have Gone To Uni”

Following a swirl of buzz leading to an appearance at Reading & Leeds Festival this summer and a September UK headline run, grunge rockers Allusondrugs are bringing back everything fuzzy and good about the genre with their retro self titled [...]

November 11, 2014 Uncategorized
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SIMGE Stream: Brooklyn’s Glass Elephant Share Powerful New Single “Seasick Sailor”

Brooklyn based indie rock group, Glass Elephant, are readying the follow up to their debut LP with an EP slated for release tomorrow, 11/11. Glass Elephant originated with multi-instrumentalist Russ Flynn and drummer Danny Wolf on Long Island, New York. [...]

November 10, 2014 News, Uncategorized
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SIMGE Stream: New Brunswick’s The Blithedale Romance – Wanderer

The wellspring of musical talent that is New Brunswick, NJ never ceases to continuously generate excellent release after excellent release. Enter noise-punk quartet The Blithedale Romance who now step forward with their Wanderer EP. The Blithedale Romance, by Nathaniel Hawthrone, [...]

November 4, 2014 Uncategorized
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CMJ 2014: King Gizzard And The Lizard Wizard Rocked The Knitting Factory (VIDEO)

Melbourne-based psych-rockers King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard descended into the States last week, primed to jam at a legion of venues, all in the name of CMJ! I caught the reptilian royals at Brooklyn’s Knitting Factory, where they performed [...]

October 30, 2014 Live, Reviews, Uncategorized