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New Band Forever Emerald Shines as a True Pop Rock Gem

The moment the screaming guitar riff hit my speaker, my interest was piqued. I was listening to Spotify in the background casually last week, and I don't usually keep track of who I'm listening to. That is, unless the music grabs me like the opening lick of  "Candy" did. The colorful album art for the single...
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Interview with Pop Punk Band Never Coming Home

Never Coming Home Interview 9/28/19 [caption id="attachment_37390" align="alignleft" width="300"] Great shot of the band taken by Denise Bass Photography via Aidan's Instagram @a.e.sullivan[/caption]  I recently got to sit down with the boys of the newly-minted Rhode Island pop punk band Never Coming Home, and we chatted all about their experiences with starting a band from the ground up while juggling...
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Sons of Levin Keep the Rain Away at the Strega Entertainment Studio

Looking for a new blues-rock obsession? Sons of Levin brings the funk and the party wherever they go with slick guitar licks and stuck-in-your-head tunes that you'll want to constantly jam along with.  When the weather turned out to be less than stellar for an outdoor show, the party got moved inside for an intimate and personalized studio hangout, which was a pretty special concert experience...
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Florence + The Machine Makes a Fool of Death with Beauty at Xfinity Center with the High As Hope Tour

Elegant, yet rustic. Ethereal, but primal. Florence Welch is the epitome of complex categorization, with her sweet and demure initial appearance consistently thrashing against a goddess-like strength and raw energy that permeates every sonic molecule of the concert venue. 

A slow whistling and steady, staccato drum beat builds slowly as the band entered the stage. The beginnings...
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