Browsing the "Emo" Tag

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Album Review: Sistine – Right Now, I’m Numb Inside

Sistine is a band that has been on my radar since their inception. Within such a short period of time, this young North Jersey-based quartet have truly proved themselves as a heavy-hitting local name is that ready to take the indie [...]

October 27, 2015 New Music, Reviews

Watch: Semiotics Teach You How To Move In “M. Connolly,” Unveil Details For Debut EP

Photo Credit: Jason Paul Renna This week, New Brunswick based alt-emo heartthrobs, Semiotics premiered a mesmerizing video for  “M. Connolly,” the leading single off of their debut EP, For How. While some of you might immediately pick up on the [...]

October 23, 2015 Music Videos, News
Collect Yourself (Photo: Kalani Naihe)

Philadelphia’s Collect Yourself Drops “Red Shifts/Like You Hate Me” Single…New LP ++ Tour Soon

Philadelphia has become a haven for the emotionally charged pop and punk songwriter of the northeast, and recently another edgy offering of self deprecation and wild-eyed missives about pursuing the pop-punk princess, haunting thoughts of her midriff, and why she [...]

October 15, 2015 News
Gin War

Long Beach Island’s Gin War Drops “Still Mine” Off Piece of Moon EP…November Tour Planned

The Long Beach Island based purveyor of emotionally charged alternative-rock known as Gin War is set to return with a new EP titled Piece of Moon, and prefaced that short form collection (which is due out Nov. 18th via Quiet Fire Media) [...]

October 15, 2015 News

Watch: Modern Chemistry Wrestles With Relationships In “Cling” Video

New Brunswick rockers Modern Chemistry are lifting themselves up out of the Hub City’s lauded basement scene once yank of the heart strings at a time. It started with an exceptional short-form collection of emotionally-charged anthems in 2013 titled We’ll Grow Out [...]

May 15, 2015 News

OWEL Drops “Razors” & “Every Good Boy Does Fine” Singles From Every Good Boy EP

Jersey City’s own OWEL first landed on SIMGE’s radar in 2013, when the outfit surfaced like a phoenix from the ashes of a local atmospheric collective named Old Nick. The band’s self-titled debut LP appeared at No. 10 on our Top [...]

April 9, 2015 News

SIMGE Premiere: NGHTCRWLRS Drops “Smiling” Single…Prepping Sniffling Indie Kids LP

New Brunswick’s newest independent record label, Sniffling Indie Kids, is set to drop the self-titled debut LP from hub city favorite NGHTCRWLRS, and on this most snowy of Tuesday afternoons SIMGE is proud to provide a taste of what’s to come [...]

February 17, 2015 News
You Blew It's Matt Nissley at Starland Ballroom (Photo: C. Rotolo)

You Blew It! Drop “Your Side” Video…Playing Asbury Lanes On Feb. 22 With Tiny Moving Parts

Sometimes there’s a true artistic vision behind the making of music video…and sometimes you just need an excuse to pelt your frontman with balloons full of paint. In the case of You Blew It! the latter appears to be the premise. [...]

February 10, 2015 Asbury Music, News

SIMGE Stream: The Maravines – Distelfink

Union City, NJ’s The Maravines waited until the waning hours of 2014 to unveil its sophomore release Distelfink, and what a truly melancholy way it must have been for fans to start off their new year. Underneath all the lo-fi production, sullen [...]

January 26, 2015 New Music, Reviews

SIMGE Stream: Loser Year – Bummed EP

The Long Branch-based Loser Year has resurfaced in the new year with a two-track EP titled Bummed, showcasing the three piece outfit’s prowess for a particularly jangly brand of self-deprecating rock that opens with a piece of lo fi-pop slowed to [...]

January 5, 2015 Reviews